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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 3/24/2019

While home ownership can be a very satisfying and rewarding experience, it does bring with it a new set of responsibilities and demands. Whether you're buying a brand new home or a fixer-upper, several things will have a major impact on your lifestyle.

One of them is the need is to personally handle or manage your own repairs, decorating, and home improvements. In many cases, you can (and should) hire a professional to do the actual work, but there are a lot of projects you can do more cost-effectively on your own.

The first one that comes to mind is interior painting. If you want to keep your home looking fresh, well maintained, and visually appealing, repainting your walls and ceilings every few years is a necessity. How often you need to break out the paint brushes, rollers, and drop cloths depends on several factors. For example, some rooms are subjected to more wear and tear than others. Bedroom walls, hallways, and bathrooms often seem to need the most attention, but kitchens, family rooms, and other areas of the home are usually not far behind.

If you've been noticing that one or more of your rooms are starting to look scuffed, faded, or dull, then it may be time to roll up your sleeves and give those walls a fresh coat of paint! It always makes a dramatic difference in the look and feel of that room, and it typically can be completed in less than a day -- especially if you team up with an energetic spouse, friend, or family member. If you're focused and organized, a room-painting project can often be completed by lunchtime. (Depending on who's providing the help, however, you might be expected to provide lunch!)

When procrastination is a problem, taking small steps will often help you gather momentum and keep moving forward on your painting project. An easy, but necessary first step is to pick out and bring home an assortment of color samples from your local hardware or paint store. Holding them up to your walls and seeing whether they complement existing furniture, flooring, and decorating schemes will help you choose a color you'll be satisfied with.

If you're not ready to tackle the project right away, you can still purchase the paint, rollers, and other supplies. Assuming you're not going to postpone the project indefinitely, you'll be a lot more likely to get started in the near future if the supplies are already in the house. You'll be streamlining the process and nudging yourself to get the job done soon by purchasing the painting supplies and having them close at hand.

While motivating yourself to do projects around the house may sometimes seem to be the biggest hurdle to clear, starting small and gaining momentum as you go is often an effective way to keep your home looking its best at all times!





Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 3/20/2019


69 Saint George St, Duxbury, MA 02332

Single-Family

$2,299,000
Price

15
Rooms
5
Beds
5/1
Full/Half Baths
Architectural excellence and modern appeal await you at 69 Saint George Street. This 5 bedroom home, designed by Architect Julia Chuslo, is situated in one of the most desirable spots in Duxbury. Views of Bluefish River, privacy, and nearby proximity to the school campus are just a few of the details that make this home fabulous. Wander through the 6,000 square feet of living space and you will notice the open and gracious chefs kitchen is the heart of the home. Family room, dining room and formal living room are light filled and stunning. All 5 bedrooms showcase custom closets, owners suite is a lavish retreat, 2 home offices. Movie lovers will fall in love with the Sony Home Theater. Sport and outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the multi- sport court, or relaxing by the heated gunite pool, spa +firepit. Luxury features include Creston smart home technology, Life Touch lighting system, generator, radiant heat + sound system. 3 car garage offers Gladiator storage and radiant floors. Wow!!
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Categories: New Homes  


Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 3/17/2019

The homebuying process sometimes can be tough to navigate. Fortunately, we're here to help you achieve the optimal results throughout the homebuying cycle.

Now, let's take a look at three questions that every homebuyer needs to consider as he or she pursues a home:

1. What is my "dream home" definition?

If you know what you want to find in your "dream home," you may be better equipped than ever before to streamline your home search. Thus, it generally helps to establish a list of home must-haves and wants to guide you along the homebuying journey.

As you check out a broad range of houses, don't forget to update your list of home must-haves and wants too. By doing so, you may be able to further accelerate your home search.

2. What can I afford to pay for a home?

The prices of homes vary based on location, size and other factors. As such, you may want to get pre-approved for a mortgage to ensure you know exactly how much you can spend to acquire your ideal residence.

Getting pre-approved for a mortgage can be fast and simple. If you meet with banks and credit unions, you can learn about all of the mortgage options at your disposal.

Of course, you should ask plenty of questions any time you meet with mortgage specialists. This will enable you to evaluate myriad mortgage options and choose a mortgage that complements your finances perfectly.

3. How can I quickly and effortlessly achieve my homebuying goals?

The homebuying journey differs from buyer to buyer. However, homebuyers who work with real estate agents typically can boost the likelihood of achieving the best-possible results during the homebuying journey.

A real estate agent knows the ins and outs of the housing market. He or she can teach you about the real estate sector and help you narrow your home search. Also, a real estate agent is unafraid to be honest with you and will offer unbiased recommendations to ensure that you can make an informed homebuying decision.

Let's not forget about the comprehensive assistance that a real estate agent can provide throughout the homebuying cycle, either. A real estate agent will keep you up to date about available houses that match your homebuying criteria. In addition, he or she will set up home showings that enable you to check out residences in-person. And once you discover your dream residence, a real estate agent will help you put together a competitive offer to acquire this house.

Furthermore, a real estate agent is ready to respond to any of your homebuying concerns and questions. As a result, a real estate agent will allow you to quickly and effortlessly navigate the homebuying journey.

When it comes to buying a house, there is no need to worry. If you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can get the support you need to make your homeownership dream come true.




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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 3/14/2019


561 Washington St, Duxbury, MA 02332

Single-Family

$1,225,000
Price

9
Rooms
5
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Water views on Washington Street from this elegant 5 bedroom Victorian in one of Duxbury's most coveted locations. As you step into the grand foyer with 10 foot ceilings, and adjoining gracious formal living room with fireplace, French doors and built in cabinetry, it is apparent this is a special home. Heart of the home is the gourmet kitchen with remarkable attention to detail. White cabinetry, crystal knobs, built in china cabinets, dining area, high end appliances. Relax on back deck looking out to Duxbury Bay. Formal dining room, family room and powder room complete first floor. Second floor offers four bedrooms with hardwood floors and two full baths. Venture up to the third floor and take in stunning panoramic bay and ocean views from lovely sitting room with dining area. Adjacent owner's suite is light and airy with elevated views out to sea and sliding doors that lead to "sunrise balcony." Stroll to schools, harbor and local shops. Host a July 4 party along the parade route!
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Categories: Price Change  


Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 3/14/2019

This Single-Family in Plymouth, MA recently sold for $510,000. This Cape style home was sold by - Waterfront Realty Group.


9 Bunker Hill Rd, Plymouth, MA 02360

Chiltonville

Single-Family

$525,000
Price
$510,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
If you are looking for a beautiful 4 bedroom Cape in the heart of Chiltonville, then look no further. Open concept family room / kitchen with hardwood floors and woodstove is a showstopper. Gorgeous granite countertops, tile backsplash, stainless appliances, wine frig, pantry and oversized island says wow! Adjacent bright and cheery sunroom, expansive deck overlooking private backyard, shed and above ground pool! Spacious dining room, and living room with fireplace. First floor owners suite is a private retreat with hardwood floors, gas fireplace and leads out to the back deck. Master bath is luxurious with an oversized walk-in shower. Second floor is comprised of 3 gracious bedrooms, 2 of which are suites, with new hardwood floors and full bath with laundry area. Finished lower level offers plenty of space for playing music, watching television or home office. Set on over 2 acres with central air, new water heater, new oil tank, freshly painted interior, too many updates to mention!

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