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Posted by Jill Finkelstein on 5/17/2020

An open house may prove to be exceedingly important, particularly for a buyer who plans ahead and makes the most of this opportunity. Because if a buyer enters an open house with a plan in hand, he or she can gain the necessary insights to determine whether to set up a home showing or consider other residences.

Now, let's take a look at three things that every buyer needs to know about open houses.

1. Open houses generally take place on weekends.

If you plan to pursue a home in the near future, you may want to keep your weekends open. That way, you can attend as many open houses as possible and boost the likelihood of discovering your ideal residence.

Most open houses are held on Saturdays and Sundays, and these events may begin late in the morning and end late in the afternoon. There is no requirement to attend an open house as soon as it begins. However, it is important to remember that the early bird catches the worm. And the sooner you attend an open house, the sooner you can determine whether a residence is right for you.

2. Each open house is designed to provide a stress-free experience.

During an open house, you can walk around a residence and explore all aspects of a home at your own pace. Meanwhile, a seller's real estate agent is present and can respond to your concerns or questions as well.

Oftentimes, it helps to craft a list of questions prior to an open house. This will enable you to receive immediate responses to your queries from a seller's real estate agent.

You also may want to carry a notepad and pencil with you as you walk through an open house. This will allow you to keep track of any notable home features or flaws, and ultimately, weigh the pros and cons of a residence.

3. An open house provides no guarantees.

There is no guarantee that you'll find your dream residence during the first open house you attend. In fact, you may need to attend dozens of open house events before you discover a home that matches or exceeds your expectations.

As a buyer, there is no need to leave anything to chance as you search for your ideal house. And if you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can stay up to date about open house events for residences that correspond to your homebuying criteria.

A real estate agent is a property buying expert and will do everything possible to help you discover your dream house. In addition to keeping you informed about open house events, a real estate agent will set up home showings and offer homebuying recommendations and suggestions. By doing so, a real estate agent will help you achieve the best-possible results during the property buying journey.

Hire a local real estate agent today, and you can take the first step to find and buy your dream house.





Posted by Jill Finkelstein on 3/2/2019


31 Glendale Road, Needham, MA 02492

Single-Family

$1,679,000
Price

10
Rooms
4
Beds
5/1
Full/Half Baths
DETAILED CRAFTSMANSHIP ABOUNDS IN THIS COMPLETELY RENOVATED EXPANDED MINT COLONIAL IN ONE OF NEEDHAM'S MOST DESIRABLE NEIGHBORHOODS! Step inside to the gracious fireplaced living room. French doors lead to a fantastic family room with custom built-ins. A lovely dining room with wainscotting adjoins a gourmet/granite kitchen featuring an oversized island, breakfast bar and separate eating area plus a compactor, beverage cooler, warming drawer, television, gas cooktop, double ovens, French door refrigerator and access onto the bluestone deck. A spacious slate mudroom with a side door entrance and entrance from the heated two car garage with storage systems, a powder room and secondary staircase complete the first floor. The second floor features 4 bedrooms and 4 full baths including a master suite with his and hers walk-in closets, a steam shower, soaking tub, double sinks and vanity area. A finished lower level has a playroom, bedroom, and full bath. This one of a kind home has it all!
Open House
Saturday
March 02 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Posted by Jill Finkelstein on 2/28/2019


31 Glendale Road, Needham, MA 02492

Single-Family

$1,679,000
Price

10
Rooms
4
Beds
5/1
Full/Half Baths
DETAILED CRAFTSMANSHIP ABOUNDS IN THIS COMPLETELY RENOVATED EXPANDED MINT COLONIAL IN ONE OF NEEDHAM'S MOST DESIRABLE NEIGHBORHOODS! Step inside to the gracious fireplaced living room. French doors lead to a fantastic family room with custom built-ins. A lovely dining room with wainscotting adjoins a gourmet/granite kitchen featuring an oversized island, breakfast bar and separate eating area plus a compactor, beverage cooler, warming drawer, television, gas cooktop, double ovens, French door refrigerator and access onto the bluestone deck. A spacious slate mudroom with a side door entrance and entrance from the heated two car garage with storage systems, a powder room and secondary staircase complete the first floor. The second floor features 4 bedrooms and 4 full baths including a master suite with his and hers walk-in closets, a steam shower, soaking tub, double sinks and vanity area. A finished lower level has a playroom, bedroom, and full bath. This one of a kind home has it all!
Open House
Saturday
March 02 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Location: 31 Glendale Road, Needham, MA 02492    Get Directions

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Categories: Open House  


Posted by Jill Finkelstein on 2/28/2019


31 Glendale Road, Needham, MA 02492

Single-Family

$1,679,000
Price

10
Rooms
4
Beds
5/1
Full/Half Baths
DETAILED CRAFTSMANSHIP ABOUNDS IN THIS COMPLETELY RENOVATED EXPANDED MINT COLONIAL IN ONE OF NEEDHAM'S MOST DESIRABLE NEIGHBORHOODS! Step inside to the gracious fireplaced living room. French doors lead to a fantastic family room with custom built-ins. A lovely dining room with wainscotting adjoins a gourmet/granite kitchen featuring an oversized island, breakfast bar and separate eating area plus a compactor, beverage cooler, warming drawer, television, gas cooktop, double ovens, French door refrigerator and access onto the bluestone deck. A spacious slate mudroom with a side door entrance and entrance from the heated two car garage with storage systems, a powder room and secondary staircase complete the first floor. The second floor features 4 bedrooms and 4 full baths including a master suite with his and hers walk-in closets, a steam shower, soaking tub, double sinks and vanity area. A finished lower level has a playroom, bedroom, and full bath. This one of a kind home has it all!
Open House
Saturday
March 02 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 31 Glendale Road, Needham, MA 02492    Get Directions

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Posted by Jill Finkelstein on 12/9/2018

An open house can have a significant impact on the property selling journey. As such, it is important for a property seller to allocate time and resources to prepare for an open house. If a seller plans for an open house, he or she may be able to boost the likelihood of a fast, profitable property selling experience.

Now, let's take a look at three things that every seller needs to know about open houses.

1. There is no shortage of open houses held on weekends in cities and towns nationwide.

Many open house events are held throughout the year in cities and towns across the country. These events commonly take place on weekends and enable sellers to showcase their residences to dozens of prospective buyers at the same time.

Ultimately, it is important to find ways to differentiate a home from the competition. If a seller can promote his or her residence to the right groups of potential buyers, this individual may be able to convince buyers to attend one open house over another.

2. An open house gives a seller a great opportunity to make a positive first impression on buyers.

As a seller, it is paramount to embrace the opportunity to connect with buyers. An open house allows a seller to do just that, as it ensures this individual can provide buyers with a stress-free opportunity to view his or her residence.

When it comes to getting ready for an open house, it generally is a good idea to clean both inside and out. Also, a seller should perform home repairs and remove home clutter. Because with a neat, tidy residence, a seller can make it easy for buyers to envision what life may be like if they decide to purchase a particular residence.

3. Every open house provides a seller with a valuable learning experience.

Regardless of how much a seller prepares for an open house, there is no telling how this event will turn out. However, a seller who sets realistic expectations for an open house can plan accordingly.

In the worst-case scenario, no buyers will attend an open house. If this happens, there is no need to worry. In fact, a seller can learn from the experience and use it to find new ways to promote his or her residence to prospective buyers going forward.

For those who need help selling a home, it may be beneficial to hire a real estate agent. In addition to helping you get your residence ready for an open house, a real estate agent will offer tips and guidance so you can achieve the optimal property selling results. Perhaps best of all, if you ever have concerns or questions during the home selling journey, a real estate agent is ready to address them at any time.

Streamline the home selling process hire a real estate agent today, and you can receive comprehensive assistance as you navigate each stage of the property selling journey.







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