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Attending open houses is common for property buyers in cities and towns nationwide. However, there is no set number of open houses that a homebuyer will need to attend to discover his or her dream residence. In some instances, a buyer may find the ideal home after attending his or her first open house. Or, a buyer may attend dozens of open houses and fail to find a residence that matches his or her expectations.

As a homebuyer, it is important to do everything possible to make the most of an open house. Lucky for you, we're here to help you get ready for an open house and ensure that you can maximize the value of this event.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you get ready for an open house.

1. Create a List of Home Questions

You may have learned about a home from a listing. Yet a listing only offers a limited amount of information about a residence. And if you have additional questions about a residence, an open house provides you with a great opportunity to receive responses to your queries.

Craft a list of questions before you attend an open house – you'll be glad you did. With this list in hand, you can ask questions about a home and gain the insights you need to help you decide whether a residence is right for you.

2. Perform Research

Try to collect as much information as you can about a home prior to an open house. That way, you can have a good idea about what to expect when you attend this event.

Also, you may want to put together a game plan before an open house. This plan allows you to prioritize different areas of a residence that you want to check out. Plus, it may help you conduct an in-depth review of a residence.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent is happy to help you plan ahead for any open house. If you employ a real estate agent today, you can receive comprehensive assistance as you conduct your house search.

Typically, a real estate agent will keep you up to date about open house events in your preferred cities and towns. This housing market professional can attend an open house with you and offer immediate feedback as well. In addition, if you want to submit an offer to purchase a residence after an open house, a real estate agent can help you do just that.

Let's not forget about the expert housing market insights that a real estate agent can provide, either. A real estate agent can offer insights into housing market patterns and trends. By doing so, a real estate agent can help you narrow your home search and ensure that you can find a great house at a budget-friendly price.

Ready to attend an open house? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can attend an open house and learn about all aspects of a residence.



58 Sheldon Street, Milton, MA 02186

East Milton

Multi-Family

$814,900
Price

2
Units
2,994
Approx. GLA
Don’t let this gem slips away! Fantastic opportunity to own this two-family in desirable locale! Offers wise investment potentials. Condos conversion alternative. Close proximity to major highway, public transits, 9.2 miles to Boston & 4.1 miles to South Shore mall, top notch schools, recreation & parks, East Milton Square, & nearby amenities. Both units have separate utilities/water meters. Each unit has central heat/ac. Units feature grand scale living spaces, gleaming hardwood floors, updated kitchens with EIK area/updated cabinets/ granite countertops, tall ceilings, recessed lights, private decks, sunny & warmth livings. 1st floor unit boasts 3 good size bedrooms, large updated kitchen juxtaposed to dining area, updated bath, & private deck. 2nd floor unit includes bi-level living areas with 3rd floor access, living/dining room, updated kitchen with EIK, 2 fullbaths, private deck, & 4 bedrooms. Grand basement offers plenty of storage. Rents are below market. Don't miss it.
Open House
Saturday
November 16 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
All buyers are honored at the open house. No showings until first open house on Saturday from 12-2 and Sunday from 1-3.
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58 Sheldon Street, Milton, MA 02186

East Milton

Multi-Family

$814,900
Price

2
Units
2,994
Approx. GLA
Don’t let this gem slips away! Fantastic opportunity to own this two-family in desirable locale! Offers wise investment potentials. Condos conversion alternative. Close proximity to major highway, public transits, 9.2 miles to Boston & 4.1 miles to South Shore mall, top notch schools, recreation & parks, East Milton Square, & nearby amenities. Both units have separate utilities/water meters. Each unit has central heat/ac. Units feature grand scale living spaces, gleaming hardwood floors, updated kitchens with EIK area/updated cabinets/ granite countertops, tall ceilings, recessed lights, private decks, sunny & warmth livings. 1st floor unit boasts 3 good size bedrooms, large updated kitchen juxtaposed to dining area, updated bath, & private deck. 2nd floor unit includes bi-level living areas with 3rd floor access, living/dining room, updated kitchen with EIK, 2 fullbaths, private deck, & 4 bedrooms. Grand basement offers plenty of storage. Rents are below market. Don't miss it.
Open House
Saturday
November 16 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
All buyers are honored at the open house. No showings until first open house on Saturday from 12-2 and Sunday from 1-3.
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Location: 58 Sheldon Street, Milton, MA 02186    Get Directions

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303 Atlantic Street, Quincy, MA 02171

Rental

$1,500
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Convenient locale! Unit is close proximity to Quincy Shore Drive, North Quincy T, bus stops, schools, park and nearby amenities. Enjoy the ocean views and sea-breeze with the long walks along Wollaston Beach. Unit boasts hardwood floors throughout, grand scale rooms, rear find 3 bedrooms, comfortable living and functional floor plan. No pets/non smokers. Offsite laundry. First month’s rent, last month's rent, one month of security deposit and half month of broker fee are due upon lease signing. Must have strong Fico score, references and proof of employment. No interior pictures of unit due to unit is being occupied with current tenants. UNIT IS CONTINGENT UPON CURRENT TENANTS ARE ABLE TO CLOSE ON NEW PROPERTY BEFORE OCTOBER 1ST. GROUP SHOWING ON SATURDAY, 8/31 FROM 1:30-2:30.
Open House
Saturday
August 31 at 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
GROUP SHOWING ONLY!
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240 Plymouth Street, Abington, MA 02351

North Abington

Single-Family

$729,000
Price

14
Rooms
5
Beds
5/1
Full/Half Baths
Unique grand antique colonial on estate like setting with an in-law apartment situated in outstanding location. Convenient to commuter rail & nearby amenities. It boosts 5 bedrooms each with its own bath, livingroom with vaulted ceiling & 12 skylights with solar powered shades, kitchen with large center island overlooks the grand livingroom, & built-in cabinets & French doors leading to a large deck with a fireplace overlooking scenic view of the backyard that is perfect for summer entertaining. Private backyard boasts vegetable garden boxes, pear tree, a frog pond, a garden tool shed, & plenty of space for entertaining & lawn games under the towering oak trees. The in-law apt. features include 2 grand-scale bedrooms & 3 fullbaths along with a granite-counter kitchen. Master bedroom suite includes vaulted ceilings with skylights, walk-in cedar closet, large shower and attached roof deck. Additional features include a wine cellar, greenhouse, mudroom, & an oversize game room/playroom.
Open House
Saturday
August 24 at 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
ALL BUYERS ARE HONORED AT OPEN HOUSES ON SATURDAY, 8/24 FROM 12:30-2:30 AND SUNDAY, 8/25 FROM 12:30-2:30.
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