Blog :: 04-2019

LUX Realty North Shore Blog....Check out our handy Tips for Home Buyers and Sellers, Home Improvement & DIY projects, LUX Realty Press Releases, Real Estate News, and local North Shore events!

JUST LISTED by Betsy Woods- 1 Pillowlace Lane, Centerville, Beverly- $650,000

Great opportunity in Centerville! 1 Pillowlace Lane, just listed by Betsy Woods, is a meticulously maintained Raised Ranch set on a beautifully manicured lot. This sunny home has a generous living room with bay window and cathedral ceiling, a fully applianced kitchen having a dining area and a slider to the expansive deck, perfect for indoor/outdoor entertaining! The generous master has a ¾ en suite, large closet and a private door that leads to the screened porch. Two more bedrooms & a full bath round out the upper level. There is a family room with a fireplace and a 3-car garage! Did we mention this home has an incredible in-law/accessory apartment with a private entrance? The spacious in-law apartment has 2 bedrooms, a full bath, and an updated kitchen that is open to the living space.

This special property will be open Thursday 4/18, 5:00-6:30pm and Saturday 4/20 11:30-1:00pm.    

JUST LISTED by Team Cotraro- 639R Essex Street, Centerville-$789,900

This is the home you've been dreaming of! Just listed by Team Cotraro, 639R Essex Street is a handsome Colonial privately set on just over an acre lot in the Centerville neighborhood of Beverly. This lovely home offers 4 bedrooms, 2 full and 1 half baths on three levels of finished living space. Just 10 years young, this fine home has an open floor plan with a gracious foyer to welcome you in. Flanking the foyer are the formal dining room accented with chair rail and crown molding and the formal living opens to the kitchen and informal eating area. The kitchen is beautifully finished with stainless appliances, granite counters, center island, breakfast bar, and spacious pantry. A slider in the informal dining area leads to fabulous 30x24 stone patio and backyard. Just off the kitchen is a side entrance with 2 spacious closets and a handy half bath. The second level features a lovely master suite with walk-in closet and bath with double vanity sink and jacuzzi tub. Three more generous sized bedrooms, a 2nd full bath with double vanity sink, and an open office area round out the upper level. The partially finished lower level provides a great bonus area as a rec room or media room. Make sure to come by the open houses- Thursday, 4/18 5:30pm-7:00pm and Saturday, 4/20 11:00am-1:00pm

JUST LISTED by Betsy Woods- 41 Pratt Avenue, Beverly Cove- $549,000

New to the Market! 41 Pratt Avenue, listed by Betsy Woods, is a beautifully expanded 3 beds/2 full bath Cape style home nestled on an oversized lot in the highly coveted Beverly Cove neighborhood. This lovely home offers a fantastic great room with cathedral ceilings, skylights, and plenty of room for entertaining. Enter the home into the formal living room with fireplace and handy coat closet and flow into the fully applianced eat-in kitchen with pantry. The family room accesses the oversized two tiered deck, perfect for outdoor living. Upstairs is a spacious master, 2 other good sized bedrooms and a full bath. The partially finished basement, complete with sauna, is a walk-out that leads to the large yard. DOUBLE OPEN HOUSES this weekend Saturday 4/13 & Sunday 4/14 from 11:30am-1:00pm 

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JUST LISTED by Team Cotraro- Mike & Mary- 110 Asti Avenue, Revere- $682,500

Just Listed by Team Cotraro, 110 Asti Avenue, Revere is a meticulously maintained two-family home offering over 2,600 sq. ft. of living space. Each unit has a private entrance, driveway, and access to the fenced backyard.

Unit 1 offers a fantastic floor plan with an open concept kitchen, dining room, & living room having vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors and a slider that leads to a generous deck. The kitchen is tastefully updated with stainless appliances, oversized center island, glass tile backsplash, and granite counters. This unit offers 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. 

Unit 2 features a 1 bedroom, 1 bath, living room, a fully applianced kitchen with space for a table and chairs.

Great opportunity to have a tenant help pay your mortgage!

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SOLD by Betsy Woods- 40 Main Street, #B, Rockport- $265,000

SOLD 40 Main Street, #B, Rockport- $265,000. This cute as a button Rockport condominium offers ocean views and is perfectly located between the beach and downtown! In just two short weeks, REALTOR ® Betsy Woods assisted her Buyer in locating, submitting an offer, AND closing on their dream property! Thinking of making a move? Call Betsy and let her find you your dream home today! 

Beautifully Remodeled Ryal Side Colonial Sells Over Asking Price!

SOLD by Team Cotraro! 47 Livingstone Avenue is a beautifully remodeled and renovated Colonial set on a nice corner lot in the Ryal Side neighborhood. In just 8 days of being on the market, Team Cotraro's Seller received multiple offers and SOLD their home for $10,000 over asking! North Shore housing inventory remains historically low. Your opportunity is knocking call Team Cotraro- Mike & Mary today for a no-obligation home evaluation & consultation! 


SOLD by REALTOR® Joy Munoz- 5 Hawthorne Road, Newburyport $430,000

SOLD by Joy Munoz! Housing inventory remains low on the North Shore and we continue to see strong bidding among buyers with many homes, including this one, selling over asking. Joy's excellent market knowledge and top-notch negotiation skills allowed for her Buyers to successfully beat out several others and secure 5 Hawthorne Road, Newburyport as their "Home, Sweet Home." Buying? Selling? For service beyond the sale, call Joy!