The Varano Realty Group - Needham MA Real Estate


Posted by Adriano Varano on 2/22/2018

For homebuyers who want to do everything possible to discover their dream residences, it generally is a good idea to attend open houses. These events make it simple to analyze residences and determine whether they match or surpass your expectations.

Ultimately, there are many reasons to attend an open house, and these include:

1. You can get a first-hand look at a home.

A home listing often provides a great starting point for homebuyers. However, a listing alone fails to empower buyers with the information that they need to fully analyze a house.

By attending an open house, you can get an up-close look at a residence. An open house allows you to walk around a home and view each section of a residence at your convenience. Plus, an open house usually is stress-free, and if you don't like a residence after the event, you can simply continue your search for your dream home.

2. You can receive comprehensive home insights.

During an open house, you can gain home insights that you may struggle to obtain in a home listing. Therefore, homebuyers may want to prepare a list of questions before they attend an open house to ensure they can obtain deep insights into a home's condition.

Moreover, an open house may help you determine whether there is substantial or minimal interest in a residence. If an open house is attended by dozens of potential buyers, you may need to act quickly to submit an offer to secure this residence. Comparatively, if you are the only person to attend an open house, you may be better equipped than ever before to negotiate a home's price with a seller.

3. You can envision what life might be like if you purchase a residence.

When it comes to deciding whether a home is right for you, attending an open house is paramount. In fact, an open house enables you to envision what life may be like if you purchase a residence. And if you feel comfortable with a home after you attend an open house, you can always submit an offer to help transform your homeownership dream into a reality.

If you plan to attend open houses in the foreseeable future, there is no reason to attend these events alone. Fortunately, real estate agents are available who can help you prepare for open houses and ensure you can discover your dream residence.

A real estate agent is a housing market expert who can teach you everything you need to know about buying a home. This housing market professional first will learn about your homebuying goals and craft a personalized homebuying strategy. Then, a real estate agent will keep you up to date about open houses, offer homebuying insights and do everything possible to help you find a home that you can enjoy for years to come.

Reach out to a real estate agent today. By doing so, you can start attending open houses and boost the likelihood of a successful homebuying experience.




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Posted by Adriano Varano on 2/21/2018

This Single-Family in Needham, MA recently sold for $2,199,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Adriano Varano - Keller Williams Realty.


61 Warren Street, Needham, MA 02492

Single-Family

$2,199,000
Price
$2,199,000
Sale Price

16
Rooms
5
Beds
4/2
Full/Half Baths
Live in the home of your dreams right next to Needham center!! Needham's premiere builder's new construction with 16 rooms, 5 bedrooms and 4 & 2 1/2 baths is the one you've been waiting for! Beautiful and sunny back yard! Fantastic open floor plan with superior attention to details! This home was made for entertaining with beautiful custom chef's kitchen with breakfast area and open floor plan. The main floor also features a spacious dining room, formal living room, a custom study, mudroom and family room. On the second level you'll find a custom designed master suite with fireplace and large walk-in closet, 3 additional bedrooms with attached baths and laundry room. The finished upper level has a beautiful playroom, full bath, and spacious bedroom. The great back yard and patio offer privacy all just a short walk to schools and center. Don't miss out on your chance to own this superior residence.

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Posted by Adriano Varano on 2/15/2018

There are several undeniable benefits to having an occasional garage sale on your property, but there's a lot more to it than just setting out a few unwanted items in your driveway and raking in the cash. If you're an entrepreneur at heart, then holding a garage sale should be second nature to you. Good organizational skills and a basic knowledge of advertising is helpful, as is the ability to do a little friendly negotiating. By adopting the mindset of a small business owner, you'll tend to be more effective in dealing with the many details of planning and running a garage sale. From putting up signage and doing advertising to handling customer relations and merchandising, knowing the basics of business marketing will definitely be to your advantage. If you've never held a yard sale before -- or if you could use a quick refresher course -- here are few helpful tips:

  1. Cost-effective advertising: While cheap classified ads can help draw a bevy of eager bargain hunters to your home, you can also get a lot of mileage out of free forms of advertising. Garage sale signs, which can be purchased cheaply at any hardware store, can attract dozens of potential customers. In addition to posting a sign directly in from of your house, other good spots are nearby intersections and street corners. Handmade signs can sometimes work, but they have to legible, easy to read, and rigid enough to resist wind and moisture. Other free methods of advertising include flyers, posting announcements on social media, and taking out free ads on Craigslist.
  2. Preparation and presentation: When the day of your garage sale arrives, you need to be organized, prepared, and ready to welcome your first customers early in the morning. Publicizing the hours of your sales event is a necessary part of the planning process, but don't be surprised if you see a few cars starting to pull up before you've finished carrying all your items out to your driveway. Garage sales always attract hard-core bargain hunters who do not want to miss a single item. In all likelihood, the first few hours will be the busiest, and attendance will probably drop off in the afternoon. As far as preparation, getting all your items set aside and labeled (priced) the night before will help avoid last-minute stress, awkward delays in getting started, lost sales, and impatient customers. Display tables are optional, but will make it easier for people to browse your sale items.
  3. Time investment: While some families devote the entire day -- or even the whole weekend -- to their garage sale, others limit the event to four hours on a Saturday or Sunday morning. A lot depends on your patience, how fast your items get sold, and whether you have any plans for the afternoon. At a certain point, you'll start noticing diminishing returns on your time, so you might decide to wrap things up and count your money around noon.
Holding a yard sale can be a great way to make some extra money and get rid of household clutter, but be prepared to devote time and energy to the event -- before, during, and after. Mother Nature can also be a factor in the timing of a garage sale, so keep an eye on the forecasts and reschedule if the weather doesn't cooperate.




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Posted by Adriano Varano on 2/14/2018


22 Walnut Street, Maynard, MA 01754

Single-Family

$389,900
Price

7
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Welcome home to this classic Victorian home conveniently located steps away from the center of Maynard! Home features 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms, heated sun room, 2 full & 1 half baths, living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen with hardwood floors throughout most of the property. First floor features a charming living room filled with natural light from the large bay windows, dining room, sun room, and large kitchen with exterior access. The second floor features the 3 bedrooms, including the sun-filled master bedroom, full bath with double vanity. Third floor room is perfect as an office. Ample storage in the basement with washer/dryer hookup. Do not miss out on this amazing home!
Open House
Saturday
February 17 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Posted by Adriano Varano on 2/14/2018


22 Walnut Street, Maynard, MA 01754

Single-Family

$389,900
Price

7
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Welcome home to this classic Victorian home conveniently located steps away from the center of Maynard! Home features 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms, heated sun room, 2 full & 1 half baths, living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen with hardwood floors throughout most of the property. First floor features a charming living room filled with natural light from the large bay windows, dining room, sun room, and large kitchen with exterior access. The second floor features the 3 bedrooms, including the sun-filled master bedroom, full bath with double vanity. Third floor room is perfect as an office. Ample storage in the basement with washer/dryer hookup. Do not miss out on this amazing home!
Open House
Saturday
February 17 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 22 Walnut Street, Maynard, MA 01754    Get Directions

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