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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 6/24/2018

After a home seller accepts your offer on a home, the next step usually involves a home inspection.

At this point, you'll hire a home inspector who will walk through the home you'd like to buy and offer expert insights into the residence's strengths and weaknesses. Then, you'll be able to assess potential issues with a home and determine whether to move forward with a home purchase.

A home inspection can be stressful, particularly for a first-time homebuyer. Lucky for you, we're here to help you take the guesswork out of home inspections.

Ultimately, there are many questions to consider after a home inspection is completed, including:

1. What did the home inspection reveal?

A home inspection offers unparalleled insights into a residence. It enables you to look beyond a house's surface and find out whether major repairs will be required both now and in the future.

Hiring an experienced home inspector is paramount for homebuyers. With an experienced home inspector at your disposal, you'll be better equipped than others to identify "hidden" problems within a house.

Also, don't forget to review a home inspection report closely. With this information at your disposal, you'll be able to understand whether a residence meets your expectations.

Be sure to consider the long-term value of a property as well. Remember, a home that you plan to purchase should be able to serve you well for years to come. But if you encounter myriad home issues during a property inspection, you may want to consider rescinding your offer on a residence and restarting your search for the ideal house.

2. Are there major home issues?

As a homebuyer, it is important to be able to identify the differences between major and minor home issues.

For example, if there are tiny cracks and chips in the paint on a kitchen's walls, these issues are minor. In fact, you may be able to repair such issues quickly and effortlessly.

On the other hand, an old, inefficient furnace can cause major headaches. Without a properly functioning furnace, you may struggle to heat your home in winter. Meanwhile, it may cost several thousand dollars to replace this furnace.

If you encounter problems with a residence during a home inspection, consider the costs associated with these issues. By doing so, you'll be able to determine how much you may need to spend to correct such problems and can proceed with a home purchase accordingly.

3. What should I do next?

An informed homebuyer will be equipped with the knowledge and insights needed to make a great decision.

Consider the problems that were discovered during a home inspection. If you can fix home issues without having to commit substantial time and resources to complete various home maintenance projects, you may want to consider moving forward with a home purchase.

If you encounter major home issues, you can always ask a home seller to perform home repairs. Or, you may want to remove your offer on a home altogether.

Working with a real estate agent is ideal, especially for homebuyers who want help with home seller negotiations. With assistance from a real estate agent, you should have no trouble determining how to proceed after a home inspection.




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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 6/23/2018


98 Candlewick Close, Duxbury, MA 02332

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Four bedroom Colonial located on a private cul-de-sac within a very desirable sub-division close to schools, shopping and Route 3. There have been limited sales in this sub-division as residents love the neighborhood and location. Perfect for families wanting to buy a home in Duxbury at a great price. Buyers will be surprised by the open floor plan and possibilities within this 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home. Some of the updates include freshly painted rooms, new light fixtures, gas stove and water heater. With a buyers personal taste and updates this property could be your wonderful new home!
Open House
Saturday
June 23 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 6/23/2018


313 West Elm St, Pembroke, MA 02359

Single-Family

$709,000
Price

7
Rooms
4
Beds
2/2
Full/Half Baths
You will be all set for summer when you move into this 2010-built colonial with lovely in-ground pool, stone fire pit, and cabana! The first floor of this delightful home boasts spacious open floor plan with family room, dining room and eat-in kitchen with freshly painted white cabinetry, granite countertops and center island. Luxurious master suite on second floor has a generous bath with white Calcutta marble shower and floors, jetted tub, and double vanity with honey onyx countertop. Walk-in master closet offers ample space for clothing, storage, or even a small office. There is room for the whole family with three more bedrooms and a full bath on this floor. Awesome bonus room on lower level has plenty of room for lounging, watching the game, and enjoying drinks at the built-in bar. Too many features list…this home has something for everyone!
Open House
Sunday
June 24 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Location: 313 West Elm St, Pembroke, MA 02359    Get Directions

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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 6/23/2018

This Single-Family in Duxbury, MA recently sold for $738,000. This Cape style home was sold by - Waterfront Realty Group.


39 Captains Hill Rd, Duxbury, MA 02332

Single-Family

$759,000
Price
$738,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
Charming cape style home on desirable Captains Hill Road, Standish Shore. One of the largest lots in this great neighborhood & convenient location to town center, walk to Halls Corner shopping. Many plantings surround the large back yard, patio & detached 2 car garage. Wood flooring throughout first level. Inviting back to front living room with wood beamed ceiling, large brick wood fireplace and built ins. Kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and eat in dining area. Separate formal dining room leads into bright sun filled family room with gas stove, skylights, tiled floor and slider access to outside patio and yard. 2 staircases. 3 spacious bedrooms upstairs with full bathroom and laundry room. Newer 5 bedroom septic system, room for expansion. Deeded water access. Opportunity knocks!

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Posted by Waterfront Realty Group on 6/22/2018

This Condo in Marshfield, MA recently sold for $519,900. This Townhouse style home was sold by - Waterfront Realty Group.


2 Mariner Drive, Marshfield, MA 02050

Marshfield Center

Condo

$519,900
Price
$519,900
Sale Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
2
Baths
Welcome to Pudding Hill:A highly desirable 55+ community situated in a serene private setting in downtown Marshfield. Close to shopping, restaurants, beaches and Rt. 3. This wonderful end unit townhouse offers one level living to meet all of your needs. Detail finishes and upgrades throughout this lovely home include vaulted ceilings, ample closets/storage, custom kitchen w/pantry, stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, tile floors,island seating -opens to adjacent dining area, sun filled living room with gas fireplace and slider to a private patio. Two bedrooms and two full baths on the main level as well as an office/den, washer/dryer area. The walk up second floor offers an additional 500+ sq. ft.sheet rocked,awaiting your creativity/finishing touch. Additional amenities include C/A, recess lighting, attached garage.

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