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Posted by Robin V. Wish on 12/2/2019

An open house offers an excellent opportunity for a seller to showcase his or her residence to a large group of buyers. As such, it is important for a seller to plan ahead for an open house. If a seller devotes time and energy to prepare for an open house, his or her residence may make a positive impression on buyers.

Ultimately, there are several things that sellers need to consider before they host an open house, such as:

1. Home Interior and Exterior

A home's interior and exterior must dazzle buyers during an open house. Otherwise, a home is unlikely to make a long-lasting impression on a buyer.

To upgrade a house's interior, a seller should clean each room. Mop the floors, wipe down countertops and ensure each room is neat and tidy. Also, professional home cleaning companies are available that can help a seller quickly remove dirt, dust and debris from his or her residence.

Meanwhile, to upgrade a home's exterior, a seller should repair any damaged or cracked siding. If a seller requires extra assistance, he or she can reach out to local home improvement professionals to perform house exterior repairs as well.

2. Lawn Care

A home's messy, weed-filled lawn is unlikely to garner buyers' attention. In fact, this lawn may prove to be an instant turn-off to buyers when they attend an open house.

For sellers, it can be quick and easy to enhance a home's lawn. By mowing the lawn, trimming the hedges and performing other lawn care tasks, a seller can transform a drab lawn into a stunning one.

A seller should continue to take care of his or her lawn throughout the house selling cycle, too. If a home has an amazing lawn, this residence may capture buyers' attention, regardless of when a seller hosts an open house.

3. Clutter

Antiques, knick-knacks and various decorations may fill your house, but these items may appear to be "clutter" in the eyes of homebuyers. Therefore, you may want to put your personal belongings into storage before you host an open house. This will allow you to keep your personal items safe during an open house. At the same time, it will help buyers envision what life could be like if they purchase your residence.

Preparing for an open house sometimes can be difficult. Thankfully, you can hire a real estate agent who can help you plan for any open house, at any time.

A real estate agent can provide recommendations to help you prepare for an open house. Plus, he or she can share buyers' feedback following an open house and ensure you can make your residence into an attractive option for buyers.

Ready to host an open house? Consider the aforementioned factors, and you can get ready for an upcoming open house. And as a result, you can boost the likelihood that an open house leads to multiple offers to purchase your residence.





Posted by Robin V. Wish on 11/14/2019


380 Washington Street, Walpole, MA 02032

Single-Family

$479,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
What a location in East Walpole! Walk to Bird Park - easy access to highway and Norwood Central to quick commute into Boston! Award Winning Blue Ribbon Old Post Road Elementary School!! Thoughtful renovation: easy living in this beautiful new home. It's all done - all you need to do is move in and enjoy!! Partial list of upgrades include new electrical service, new panel, circuit breakers, new furnace - american standard silver star, new roof, two new baths: full bath with tiled shower on first floor and full bath with tiled tub on the second set up for stackable laundry! Brand new kitchen featuring white cabinets, granite countertops and stainless appliances. Navient instant hot water heater. This home offers new windows, new doors, just insulated and most hardwood floors are new or recently refinished.
Open House
Saturday
November 16 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Great house looking for a buyer! Beautifully renovated- just move in and enjoy!!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 380 Washington Street, Walpole, MA 02032    Get Directions

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Posted by Robin V. Wish on 10/29/2019


86 Village St, Medway, MA 02053

Single-Family

$425,000
Price

11
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This spectacular antique colonial sits in a picturesque location near Medway Center on 1.1acres. Stone walls and matures trees grace the yard with a two story barn overseeing the large flat lot. An ancient Butternut shades the patio where many summer meals and friends gathered. In front, a picket fence and colonial lantern lead to the front entry. The home was thoughtfully renovated and upgraded during the 40 years of ownership: most recently, a new furnace 2018, roof 2009, new full and half baths. Stunning wide pine floors are found throughout the house with about 2700sf on two floors. On the first floor, a flexible floor plan offers a large kitchen, dining room living room and family room which has also been used as a 5th bedroom. The second floor features 3 large bedrooms, a nursery/ hallway and a sewing room. The large utility room has exterior access and is large enough to hold laundry, storage/ mudroom and a second full bath. Six fireplaces, a secret door and much more!
Open House
Sunday
November 03 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Open House on Sunday - exceptional antique colonial with many updates..stop by to take a look!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 86 Village St, Medway, MA 02053    Get Directions

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Posted by Robin V. Wish on 10/17/2019


380 Washington Street, Walpole, MA 02032

Single-Family

$479,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
What a location in East Walpole! Walk to Bird Park - easy access to highway and Norwood Central to quick commute into Boston! Award Winning Blue Ribbon Old Post Road Elementary School!! Thoughtful renovation: easy living in this beautiful new home. It's all done - all you need to do is move in and enjoy!! Partial list of upgrades include new electrical service, new panel, circuit breakers, new furnace - american standard silver star, new roof, two new baths: full bath with tiled shower on first floor and full bath with tiled tub on the second set up for stackable laundry! Brand new kitchen featuring white cabinets, granite countertops and stainless appliances. Navient instant hot water heater. This home offers new windows, new doors, just insulated and most hardwood floors are new or recently refinished.
Open House
Sunday
October 20 at 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Fantastic renovation priced to sell! Can't make the open house? Easy to show - call showingtime to schedule a private tour!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 380 Washington Street, Walpole, MA 02032    Get Directions

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Posted by Robin V. Wish on 10/17/2019


86 Village St, Medway, MA 02053

Single-Family

$425,000
Price

11
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This spectacular antique colonial sits in a picturesque location near Medway Center on 1.1acres. Stone walls and matures trees grace the yard with a two story barn overseeing the large flat lot. An ancient Butternut shades the patio where many summer meals and friends gathered. In front, a picket fence and colonial lantern lead to the front entry. The home was thoughtfully renovated and upgraded during the 40 years of ownership: most recently, a new furnace 2018, roof 2009, new full and half baths. Stunning wide pine floors are found throughout the house with about 2700sf on two floors. On the first floor, a flexible floor plan offers a large kitchen, dining room living room and family room which has also been used as a 5th bedroom. The second floor features 3 large bedrooms, a nursery/ hallway and a sewing room. The large utility room has exterior access and is large enough to hold laundry, storage/ mudroom and a second full bath. Six fireplaces, a secret door and much more!
Open House
Sunday
October 20 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Here's your opportunity! Landmark property in Medway is available for sale! Almost 2700sf, stunning pine floors 4 or 5 bedrooms sits on over an acre of flat land with barn within walking distance of town! Stone wall, ancient trees, two story barn!! Also 2018 6 zone furnace, updated electric, stainless range and refrigerator, 1 full and 1 half bath recently renovated, roof approx 10 years.
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 86 Village St, Medway, MA 02053    Get Directions

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