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Posted by Darryln Leikauskas on 10/27/2017

If you plan to attend an open house, it usually pays to be prepared. That way, you'll know exactly which questions to ask during an open house and can ensure that you can gain the insights that you need to determine whether a residence is right for you.

Now, let's take a look at three key questions to ask a listing agent during an open house.

1. Why is this home for sale?

Although a home listing provides plenty of information about a residence, it is unlikely to explain why a homeowner is selling his or her house. Thus, you should use an open house to find out exactly why a home is for sale.

In many instances, a listing agent will be honest and forthright about why a homeowner has decided to add his or her residence to the real estate market. Once you receive an answer to your query, you can better understand whether a house matches your expectations.

On the other hand, if a listing agent hesitates or shies away from your question, you should be skeptical. At this point, you should continue to dig for more information about a residence to learn about any potential flaws.

2. Are there any home problems that I need to know about?

An open house enables you to get an up-close look at a residence. Furthermore, the event allows you to find out about a residence's pros and cons from a listing agent.

Ask a listing agent about any home problems you'll be glad you did. The listing agent should be able to provide you with plenty of insights into a home's condition, ensuring you can make an informed decision about whether to submit an offer.

A listing agent is likely to be honest with you about any problems with a house. By doing so, this agent will reduce the risk of a homebuyer later rescinding an offer after a home inspection.

3. Have there been any offers on the house?

It is important to find out if there is any competition for a house, especially if you discover your dream residence. Thus, during an open house, you should ask a listing agent if any offers have been submitted on a residence.

If a listing agent responds "Yes" to your query, you may want to act fast to submit a competitive offer on a house. Because if you wait too long to make an offer on your dream residence, you risk losing this house to a rival homebuyer.

Lastly, if you need help getting ready for an open house, you should collaborate with a real estate agent. This housing market professional can provide deep insights into a residence before you attend an open house. Therefore, a real estate agent will help you take the guesswork out of getting the most out of any open house, at any time.

Want to optimize the value of an open house? Ask the aforementioned questions, and you can get the information that you need to fully evaluate a residence.




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Posted by Darryln Leikauskas on 9/15/2017


500 North Shore Rd., Peabody, MA 01960

Condo

$232,999
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
This is easy and affordable living in Peabody! A fantastic starter home in a quiet building convenient to Rt. 128 and the North Shore Mall shopping area. Clean and bright 2 bedroom unit at the desirable Chateau Royale Condominiums. It features an open floor plan living/dining areas with sliders to private balcony overlooking a wooded lot. The foyer entrance with ceramic tiled floor has large double closets, plus the master bedroom has a walk-in closet. All utilities are included in the low HOA fee except electricity, and Seller reports just $40/month average electric bill. Two parking spaces assigned to unit: #20 in front and #44 in rear. This is a SMOKE FREE building, including common areas and units. No pets. Rental of this unit is not allowed at this time and will require Association permission in the future.
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September 16 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Posted by Darryln Leikauskas on 9/15/2017


500 North Shore Rd., Peabody, MA 01960

Condo

$232,999
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
This is easy and affordable living in Peabody! A fantastic starter home in a quiet building convenient to Rt. 128 and the North Shore Mall shopping area. Clean and bright 2 bedroom unit at the desirable Chateau Royale Condominiums. It features an open floor plan living/dining areas with sliders to private balcony overlooking a wooded lot. The foyer entrance with ceramic tiled floor has large double closets, plus the master bedroom has a walk-in closet. All utilities are included in the low HOA fee except electricity, and Seller reports just $40/month average electric bill. Two parking spaces assigned to unit: #20 in front and #44 in rear. This is a SMOKE FREE building, including common areas and units. No pets. Rental of this unit is not allowed at this time and will require Association permission in the future.
Open House
Saturday
September 16 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Posted by Darryln Leikauskas on 1/17/2017


36 Union, Peabody, MA 01960

Rental

$1,700
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Clean and bright and move-in ready. Tenant pays all utilities (gas for heat, hot water, cooking), municipal electric, water & sewer. Pet may be considered with PRIOR landlord references (not current). Stop by one of two open houses scheduled: Wednesday January 18 from 2-4pm and Saturday, January 21 from 11-1pm.
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Wednesday
January 18 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Posted by Darryln Leikauskas on 1/17/2017


36 Union, Peabody, MA 01960

Rental

$1,700
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Clean and bright and move-in ready. Tenant pays all utilities (gas for heat, hot water, cooking), municipal electric, water & sewer. Pet may be considered with PRIOR landlord references (not current). Stop by one of two open houses scheduled: Wednesday January 18 from 2-4pm and Saturday, January 21 from 11-1pm.
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Wednesday
January 18 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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