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Posted by CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate on 3/14/2019

An open house can be a life-changing event for a homebuyer. If you plan ahead for an open house, you should have no trouble determining whether a residence matches or exceeds your expectations. And if the answer is "Yes," you can proceed quickly to submit a competitive offer to acquire a house.

What does it take to prep for an open house? Here are three open house preparation tips that every homebuyer needs to know.

1. Understand Your Budget

Before you attend an open house, you should find out how much money is at your disposal. Thus, you may want to meet with banks and credit unions to see if you can get pre-approved for a mortgage. That way, you can kick off your home search with a budget in hand.

Although you know that you have only a certain amount of money to spend on a residence, it may be worthwhile to consider attending open houses for residences with initial asking prices that are above your price range. Because in some instances, a home seller may be willing to accept an offer that falls below his or her initial asking price.

2. Create a List of Questions

A home is one of the biggest purchases that a person can make, and as such, it pays to be diligent. If you craft a list of questions before an open house, you can get immediate responses from the showing agent. Then, you can determine the best course of action.

When it comes to an open house, there is no such thing as a "bad" question. As a homebuyer, it is paramount to get as much information as possible about a residence to determine whether a house is right for you. Therefore, if you create a list of questions in advance, you can improve your chances of getting the most out of an open house.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

If you're uncertain about how to approach an open house, you're not alone. Fortunately, real estate agents are available nationwide who are happy to teach you the ins and outs of the real estate market. By doing so, these housing market professionals will make it easy to take an informed approach to any open house, at any time.

A real estate agent will always keep you up to date about new residences as they become available. Also, if you are interested in homes in a particular city or town, a real estate agent will notify you about open houses in this area. And if you need extra help prepping for an open house, a real estate agent is happy to assist you in any way possible.

Let's not forget about the support that a real estate agent provides throughout the homebuying journey, either. A real estate agent will help you submit an offer on a house, negotiate with a seller's agent on your behalf and much more.

Be diligent as you get ready for an open house use the aforementioned tips, and you can fully prepare for an open house.





Posted by CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate on 3/13/2019


2670 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630

Single-Family

$1,099,000
Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Waterfront Colonial home Circa 1860's located directly on Hinckley's Pond with a Dock, and almost 2 acres of property. Main house boasts 4 bedrooms, 2 master suites. and 3 1/2 bathrooms. New kitchen, stainless appliances, gleaming hardwood floors thru-out, 3 fireplaces, newer windows & doors, gas heat, built in A/C. Spacious family room open to a 3 season room, views from every room. Detached 2 car garage with Cottage, Cottage freshly renovated.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Posted by CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate on 3/11/2019

This Land in Mashpee, MA recently sold for $160,000. This style home was sold by - CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate.


24 Horseshoe Bend Way , Mashpee, MA 02649

Mashpee (village)

Land

$179,500
Price
$160,000
Sale Price

Residential
PropertyType
Water Views, Rare opportunity to build your Cape Cod dream home, seller has already installed a 24x52 foundation with a 16x24 foundation for a two car garage. Title V septic is already installed. Bring your lumber and start building. Plans are in hand. This water view lot is directly across from the Way To Water for Ashumet Pond. Convenient to Beach, Golf, Restaurants and Shopping. They don't make this stuff anymore. Better hurry!

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Categories: Sold Homes  


Posted by CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate on 3/11/2019

This Land in Mashpee, MA recently sold for $160,000. This style home was sold by - CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate.


24 Horseshoe Bend Way, Mashpee, MA 02649

Land

$179,500
Price
$160,000
Sale Price

0.29
Acres
Residential
Land Type
Water Views, Rare opportunity to build your Cape Cod dream home, seller has already installed a 24x52 foundation with a 16x24 foundation for an attached garage. Title V septic is already installed. Bring your lumber and start building. Plans are in hand. This water view lot is directly across from the Way To Water for Ashumet Pond. Convenient to Beach, Golf, Restaurants and Shopping. They don't make this stuff anymore. Better hurry!

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Posted by CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate on 3/8/2019

This Single-Family in Barnstable, MA recently sold for $185,000. This Multi-Level style home was sold by - CENTURY 21 Cobb Real Estate.


855 West Main, Barnstable, MA 02601

Hyannis

Single-Family

$189,000
Price
$185,000
Sale Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautifully renovated, sparkling clean townhouse unit in Fisherman's Village. Spacious living room with fireplace, updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, first floor half bath, washer and dryer in the unit, spacious private area with patio. New flooring, professionally painted, attached storage shed. Second floors has two bedrooms with brand new carpeting and a full bath! Low monthly HOA fees ($282) Conveniently located right on the Centerville/Hyannis line, close to shopping, highway and Craigville beach. Seller is related to listing agent. Bright, airy and move in ready! This one has it all! Don't miss it!

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