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Posted by Cindy Gleichauf on 9/29/2017

Scenic, historic “Carriage House Farm! Set back from the road behind ornate fence on 9+ acres, this modern farmhouse style home & barn w/traditional &Victorian elements perfectly combine today’s open flrpln living w/antique character. Property includes 3 valuable 2-acre Form A bldg lots for future devt . Residence highlights include great room w/soaring ceilings, skylit kitchen/huge island, grand 23' dining rm w/frplc & moldings, English equestrian themed fam rm w/original detailed wrought iron horse stalls, cathedral clng master w/sitting area/antique tub. Greenhouse, unfinished au-paire/inlaw, in-grnd gunite pool, 2 office areas. Incredible 40'x120' 3-story barn w/extensive storage &original Fairbanks scale must be seen! Energy efficient systems/extremely productive solar. Storage for 26+ vehicles/boats between attd 3&2C garages, htd 2C under garage/wkshp, detd garage & barn. Current 6+ acre hay crop. So many possibilities, but perfect as-is; own a piece of history & make it yours!

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Posted by Cindy Gleichauf on 9/3/2017

Imagine what it will be like when you discover your dream house. In all likelihood, this residence will meet all of your needs, along with your budget. However, it is important to note that the final price of your home is unlikely to be what you'll wind up paying for your new residence. There are many hidden home costs that you should consider before you finalize your home purchase, including: 1. Property Taxes Property taxes are a necessary evil. And even though every homebuyer would like to avoid them, these taxes must be paid consistently. Typically, property taxes are billed annually as a percentage of your assessed home's value. They may total thousands of dollars that you'll be responsible for paying every year, and as such, should be considered when you budget for your home purchase. Although you cannot avoid property taxes, you can plan for them. Homebuyers who budget accordingly, meanwhile, will be able to ensure that they can pay these taxes on time for the length of their mortgage. 2. Utilities You've decided to buy a home, but how do you plan to pay for electricity for your new residence? Or how do you intend to pay to heat and cool your home? Utilities are paramount, and the costs associated with utilities need to be evaluated during the homebuying process. Fortunately, working with an experienced real estate agent ensures you'll be better equipped to understand the utilities costs you may encounter when you buy a new residence. A real estate professional may be able to provide insights into how much utilities will cost based on the size of your home and your individual needs. That way, you'll be able to get a better idea about how much you'll need to save each month for electricity, heat and other utilities. 3. Home Repairs and Maintenance Even a brand new house will require repairs and maintenance over time. And even though every room in a home looks like it is in great shape now, the same may not hold true even a week, month or year from now. Putting aside money each month enables you to prepare for any minor or major home repair or maintenance projects that could arise. Furthermore, those who are in dire need of extensive home repairs may be able to apply for a home improvement loan to ensure they can get any home improvement projects done as soon as possible. Remember, planning ahead usually is a good idea, particularly for homebuyers. Budgeting for the unforeseen costs associated with buying and owning a home is important, and doing so will ensure you're prepared for any challenges that may come your way. Creating a budget and sticking to it can help you find a great home that won't force you to stretch beyond your means. Plus, those who develop a budget that includes potential hidden homebuying and homeownership costs can avoid the risk of falling into debt. Prepare for the hidden costs of buying a new residence, and you'll be able to maximize the value of your purchase.





Posted by Cindy Gleichauf on 8/24/2017

This Condo in Franklin, MA recently sold for $230,000. This Townhouse style home was sold by Cindy Gleichauf - RE/MAX Real Estate Center.


69 HIGHWOOD DRIVE, Franklin, MA 02038

Condo

$229,900
Price
$230,000
Sale Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
Nestled away in a premier end unit location on a quiet street in Franklin is the updated townhouse with so many possibilities! Bright paint, flowing floor plan and the opportunity for either a first or second floor master make this 2 FULL bathroom home appealing for a variety of buyers! Updated kitchen complete with granite counters and cabinetry, creates a cosmetic "sparkle" that simply enhances the logical upgrades of windows, flooring and lighting. Spacious bedrooms and a flex area for dining and living create a floor plan that will accomodate a variety of set ups while providing ample space. Private back yard can be easily enjoyed in this "single family" feel unit, close to shopping and major routes! Come turn the key in this well maintained complex!!

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Posted by Cindy Gleichauf on 6/1/2017

This Condo in Franklin, MA recently sold for $229,900. This Low-Rise style home was sold by Cindy Gleichauf - RE/MAX Real Estate Center.


24 Shayne Road, Franklin, MA 02038

Condo

$229,900
Price
$229,900
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
This is the condo you have been waiting for! Franklin Heights is in a scenic location, nestled in the woods, and this top floor unit takes advantage of the beautiful natural view, ever changing with the seasons. Ready for one-level living? Stairs are optional with a convenient elevator and handicapped accessible ramp entrance. Lovingly maintained with tasteful neutral decor, every detail has been attended to so that the new owner can move right in. Enjoy the warm weather months either in central air conditioning or catching breezes on the balcony! Granite counter tops and glass tile back splash adorn the cheerful white kitchen. The in-unit laundry room accommodates a full size washer and dryer, and all appliances are included. The master bedroom is large enough for king-sized furniture, and the master closet is over-sized to match! The common areas in the building have a sophisticated look with classic moldings throughout. Hurry because this one will not last!

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Posted by Cindy Gleichauf on 5/12/2017

This Single-Family in Walpole, MA recently sold for $295,000. This Colonial,Antique style home was sold by Cindy Gleichauf - RE/MAX Real Estate Center.


599 Washington St, Walpole, MA 02032

Single-Family

$284,000
Price
$295,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Don't miss out on this terrific home buying opportunity in East Walpole! This home is perfect for an ambitious buyer looking to showcase their DIY skills. This village colonial style home offers wood floors, sun filled rooms, wood stove, gas heat. It has an enclosed front porch and full size attic. 2 car detached garage! The owners loved to garden and the yard is perfect for it! The lot is deep and long for possible expansion, gardening and/or play space. Commuter friendly this home is located in the Old Post Road district, offers easy access to highways, is on the bus line, and is within strolling distance to fabulous Bird Park.






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