Posted by Amanda Bruen on 7/16/2018

Hosting an open house is a key milestone for a home seller. If an open house proves to be successful, it may be only a matter of time before a seller receives multiple offers on his or her residence. Comparatively, if a home fails to impress during an open house, a seller may need to consider new ways to stir up interest in his or her residence.

Ultimately, it helps to plan ahead for an open house as much as possible. Lucky for you, we're here to help you get ready for any open house, at any time.

Let's take a look at three tips to help you prepare for an open house.

1. Perform Home Interior Cleaning

A pristine home interior can make a world of difference to potential homebuyers. Thus, you should allocate time and resources to clean your home's interior from top to bottom prior to an open house.

Mop the floors, wipe down ceilings and walls and perform other home interior cleaning to ensure that your house will dazzle as soon as a buyer walks through the front door. That way, you can increase the likelihood that your residence will make a positive first impression on buyers.

2. Enhance Your House's Exterior

Your home's curb appeal may make or break your open house. Because if your home has a messy, cluttered front lawn, your residence is unlikely to impress potential buyers when they see your house for the first time.

When it comes to improving your home's exterior, even minor upgrades can have far-flung effects.

Mowing the front lawn and trimming the hedges can help you show off your house's exterior. And if you need assistance with home exterior improvements, you can always hire a professional home landscaping company to help you out too.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

Preparing for an open house can be challenging, particularly for a seller who is worried about the current state of his or her residence. Fortunately, real estate agents are available who can help you get ready for an open house.

A real estate agent is happy to help you sell your home in any housing market. He or she will schedule an open house at your convenience. And in the weeks and days leading up to an open house, a real estate agent will offer expert tips to help you prepare for this event.

Furthermore, a real estate agent will provide plenty of guidance at each stage of the home selling journey. He or she will help you promote your residence to the right groups of potential buyers and review any offers on your house. Plus, if you ever have questions about selling your home, a real estate agent can instantly respond to these queries.

If you want to achieve the best-possible results during an open house, it generally is a good idea to work with a real estate agent. Contact a local real estate agent today, and you can receive comprehensive support as you navigate the home selling journey.





Posted by Amanda Bruen on 4/10/2018


96 Shannon Road, Atkinson, NH 03811

Single-Family

$599,900
Price

5
Bedrooms
10
Rooms
2/1
Full/Half Baths
You'll Be Impressed w/ this Exceptional Property featuring over 3100 sf nestled on 3+ acre wooded lot abutting the 12th hole of Atkinson Country club & surrounded by beautiful ever-changing perennial landscaping. There has never been a house more suitable for entertaining than this one! This spacious, 5 BD 2.5 BA bright & meticulously maintained colonial is equipped for all your guests & family members needs & is the perfect home for year round entertaining, especially in summer! The inviting 2-story foyer with sunny Palladian windows & wood turnstyle staircase welcomes you into a home that truly reflects pride of ownership. First floor offers Spacious eat-in Kitchen w/ center island/breakfast bar, SS Appliances w/ French doors leading to backyard oasis , fireplaced Family Room with vaulted ceilings, Living Rm, Dining Rm, office/bed , half bath with laundry and newly refinished Hardwood Floors thru-out. Second floor offers an enormous master suite e/ cathedral ceiling complete with master bath and his & her walk-in closets, plus 3 additional bedrooms and full bath. Full finished basement allows for kids to have their own private space and as well as workout room. The backyard oasis features fenced in in-ground heated pool w/ gazebo, outdoor kitchen, private professionally landscaped yard with an abundance of flowering plantings, trees and shrubs, irrigation system and custom stone patio and walkway. Showings begin Friday 4/13/18.
Open House
Friday
April 13 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 96 Shannon Road, Atkinson, NH 03811    Get Directions






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Posted by Amanda Bruen on 4/10/2018


96 Shannon Rd, Atkinson, NH 03811

Single-Family

$599,900
Price

10
Rooms
5
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Impressive, exceptional property feat over 3,100 sqft, nestled on 3+ acre wooded lot abutting the 12th hole of Atkinson Country Club & surrounded by beautiful perennial landscaping. Spacious, 5 bed, 2.5 bath, meticulously maintained colonial meets every need. Inviting, 2-story foyer w/ sunny palladian window & wood turnstyle staircase welcomes you to a home that truly reflects pride of ownership. 1st flr has spacious eat-in Kitch w/ center island, SS appliances w/ French doors to backyard oasis, fireplaced FR w/ vaulted ceilings, Liv Rm, Din Rm, office/bed, half bath w/ laundry, & newly refinished hardwood floors. 2nd flr has huge master suite w/ cathedral ceiling w/ master bath & 2 walk in closets, + 3 beds & full bath. Fin basement w/ plenty of extra space plus workout rm. Backyard oasis w/ fenced in in-ground heated pool w/ gazebo, outdoor kitch, professionally landscaped yard w/ an abundance of flowering plantings, trees, shrubs, irrigation system & custom stone patio & walkway.
Open House
Friday
April 13 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 96 Shannon Rd, Atkinson, NH 03811    Get Directions

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Posted by Amanda Bruen on 3/16/2018


18 Dove St, Newburyport, MA 01950

Single-Family

$459,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautifully renovated home featuring a spacious open floor plan & tons of natural light! This home has the blending of old world charm, coupled with modern amenities. This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath, antique Colonial has undergone a complete transformation. New heating, tankless H2O, electric, plumbing, windows, roof, kitchen, flooring and amazing woodwork, as well as custom moldings, & deep attention to the finished details. Gourmet kitchen features custom cabinetry, granite counters, and stainless steel appliances! Expansive living room with recessed lighting. Spacious, modern bedrooms with great closet space! The private back yard is flat & fenced. A perfect spot for summer entertaining. Great opportunity to join the prestige Newburyport neighborhood! Prime location less than a block away from a waterfront park. Off street parking near downtown restaurants, & shops. 1/4 mile from high school. This home is truly one that you don't won't want to miss out on.
Open House
Sunday
March 18 at 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 18 Dove St, Newburyport, MA 01950    Get Directions

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Posted by Amanda Bruen on 2/19/2018


26 Cabot Rd, Danvers, MA 01923

Single-Family

$414,900
Price

7
Rooms
4
Beds
1
Baths
Here is the opportunity to own a 3-4 bedroom ranch-style home featuring the ease of single level living. Highlights include a large, sun filled fireplaced family room with new sliders overlooking an expansive, level yard that is perfect for outdoor activities or simple leisure. The yard also has a storage shed for lawn furniture, gardening tools, and more. Updates include new HVAC in 2015, roof and all the trim in PVC 2015, and a new 200 amp service. Conveniently located in close proximity to all major highways, public and private schools, medical centers, shopping, restaurants, hiking, biking, boating and so much more. Make this home YOUR new place to call home!
Open House
Saturday
February 24 at 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 26 Cabot Rd, Danvers, MA 01923    Get Directions

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