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Posted on 05/15/2021
Another Property Sold - 772 N East St, Amherst, MA 01002
Your wait is over! Iconic Doug Kohl design, modern Contemporary is sited on splendid, private 2.42 acre lot w/ southeast views over farmland to Pelham Hills & Holyoke Range. Flat & open backyd extending to ravine & seasonal brook is haven for all, inviting you to myriad of outdoor activities. Town nature trails are nearby, yet in minutes you arrive in Amherst Center or UMASS. 3187 SF provide living space on 3 levels. From Farmer's porch enter hall; on left is tiled mud room & garage access, plus custom cubbies & 3/4 bath w/ tiled floor. Proceed past family room/bedroom into light-filled, open concept LR/DR/kitchen w/...
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Posted on 05/10/2021
Northampton, MA Real Estate Market Update 5/10/2021
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Posted on 05/10/2021
Want Flowers? These 3 Easy Indoor Plants Will Add Color to Your Home
Image by bernswaelz from Pixabay When you hear “easy house plants” you might not immediately think to include flowers. You might have even heard tragic and frustrating tales about orchids or other extremely particular flowering plants that require meticulous maintenance and a green thumb. However, there are a wide variety of flowering plants you can successfully grow indoors...
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Posted on 05/05/2021
Another Property Sold - 26 Crescent Street 104, Northampton, MA 01060
Put away the snow shovel and sell the lawnmower! This single level condo with a very functional floorplan that features 2 good sized en suite bedrooms with large living room and kitchen in between. Galley kitchen with lots of cabinets has breakfast nook and the unit has its own private laundry hook up. West facing windows keep the living room bright. Plenty of off street parking in the front and back of the building. Very well maintained common areas and a super location that is an easy walk into town and adjacent to Smith College campus. And don't forget the rooftop deck with great views to the...
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Posted on 05/03/2021
Create a Rustic Walkway with Native Stones
Image by Nancy Buron from Pixabay If you're like many homeowners who prefer a natural landscape plan, your outdoor living space undoubtedly features lush vegetation and bright, blooming flowers. However, you might also have the sense that something is missing but can't quite put your finger on what it might be. If this describes you, the missing element...
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Posted on 04/26/2021
Should You Get a Reverse Mortgage?
Photo by 3D Animation Production Company via PixabayIf you’re retired, own your own home and have trouble making ends meet, a reverse mortgage may seem like the answer to prayers. You get to stay in your house and you’ll have some extra cash to see you through. Before you run to the nearest lender, however, consider the downside...
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Posted on 04/24/2021
Easthampton, MA Real Estate Market Update 4/24/2021
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Posted on 04/19/2021
Another Property Rented - 91 Crescent Street 8, Northampton, MA 01060
Very cute recently renovated garden apartment. No smokers or pets. Located on 2nd floor of a 2-story apartment building with a total of 10 units. Has good windows and gets morning sunlight. New appliances, completely re-painted and new kitchen with maple cabinets and black stove & fridge. Hardwood floors just refinished throughout. Great location and a quiet building in a super neighborhood. 1 dedicated parking space, 1 dedicated storage space in basement and coin op laundry in basement. The bedrooms measure approximately 9 x 11, which is small. Please keep that in mind when considering this apartment if you need larger...
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Posted on 04/19/2021
5 Tips for Avoiding New Home Construction Mistakes
Photo by Pixabay from Pexels New construction mistakes can be difficult for homeowners to avoid. After all, just what exactly do you know about fiberglass batts or blower tests? These are common industry terms, but not exactly everyday topics of conversation. Without overwhelming you with jargon or asking you to study up, we'll look at our top five...
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Posted on 04/12/2021
Craving Small Town Life? Check out These Up-and-Coming Communities
Photo by Christian Heitz via Pexels Sometimes, small town life is just what you crave. If you’re considering a move and want a community with that feel, there are several in the East Coast that deliver it beautifully. From New York to Pennsylvania, here are some of the top small towns that you need to see for yourself....
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Posted on 04/09/2021
Another Property Sold - 69 Dale St, Chicopee, MA 01020
Charming two family home in Aldenville Center! Enjoy the open front porch in the summer! First floor features 6 rooms, 2 or 3 bedrooms, remodeled kitchen and refinished wood floors. Second floor has 4 rooms and 1 or 2 bedrooms. Kitchen appliances to remain. One heating and hot water system, separate electric. Updates include, electric, roof solar ventilation panels,1st floor kitchen, refinished wood floors, insulation, oil tank, front porch decking, and carpeting on second floor to mention a few. Yard is fenced. Back door leads to an enclosed porch, deck with retractable awning, and above ground pool. One car detached garage. Offer deadline...
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Posted on 04/08/2021
Northampton, MA Real Estate Market Update 4/8/2021
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