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!

Recently Listed by Jane Meterparel & Brian Marvelley- 31 King Philip Road, Gloucester-$1,085,500

New to the Market! Recently Listed by Jane Meterparel & Brian Marvelley, 31 King Philip Road, Gloucester offered at $1,085,500. Welcome to Seaside New England meets Old World Charm, a quintessential 1920’s Gloucester Cottage that's been meticulously preserved & updated. Stunning unobstructed views of Biskie Head and beyond, this property offers a chance to push a kayak in or fish from your private marsh. From the good morning staircase in the kitchen to a butler’s style pantry, and wood burning fireplace with stone surround, this home exudes charm. The kitchen features a completely refurbished porcelain stove, high-end appliances, and a farm style soapstone sink. The formal dining and living rooms are perfectly situated to enjoy the spectacular sunsets. Upstairs is a master with double vanity, luxurious walk-in shower, plentiful built-in storage, and a private porch. All with stunning views. Rounding out the upper level are 3 more good sized bedrooms and a full bath with laundry and storage. Enjoy the outdoors on the covered front porch, the rooftop deck with 1 of 2 outdoor showers. Minutes to highway and train

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LUX Realty North Shore recently welcomed REALTOR®, Nicole Reid to our team.


Nicole’s passion is helping clients buy or sell real estate throughout the beautiful North Shore. As a full-service REALTOR®, Nicole is committed to ensuring a smooth and enjoyable transaction for all parties. She’s a natural in the business with over 20 years in customer service.

Broker-Owner Henry Pizzo says, “Nicole is so good-natured and has a wonderful talent for impacting people’s lives in a positive way. We are thrilled to have Nicole with us. Her people skills have provided her with a healthy sales portfolio. Both her clients and peers certainly can attest to her friendliness, compassion, competence, and organizational skills.”

Nicole, a Middleton native, and current Danvers resident offers, “I am a people person. So, one of my greatest strengths is my ability to connect with people. I work hard to make sure that all parties feel that the sale is fair.” Nicole adds, “Making the move to LUX Realty North Shore was natural as I enjoy the energy and the close-knit feel throughout the company.”

When Nicole is not working, she enjoys volunteering with the Danvers Garden Club performing Garden Therapy at local nursing homes. Another favorite pastime is exploring the beauty of the North Shore by land and by sea with her husband and son.

LUX Realty North Shore is an independent real estate agency providing client-focused real estate services to the North Shore and Cape Ann communities.  LUX Realty is located at 30 West Street, Beverly Farms, MA 01915, 978.922.1000 and 9 Dane Street, Beverly, MA 01915 978.927.4000.

JUST LISTED by Betsy Woods- 246 Essex Street, #1, Beverly-$399,000

REALTOR® Betsy Woods just listed 246 Essex Street, #1, a spacious first-floor condo set back from the road in the Montserrat Neighborhood of Beverly. A gracious foyer greets you and then enter into your condo with over 1800 sq. ft of living space. It truly is spacious with 10' ceilings. Living room with fireplace, master bedroom suite with its own bath including a jetted tub, 2 car parking, and a spacious yard! The MBTA Montserrat station is less than a 1/2 mile away!!! Large yard and pet-friendly. Home needs some updating but will be well worth it. Larger than many single family homes!!

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JUST LISTED by Alex Chasse- 16 Fosters Point, Ryal Side-$499,000

Ryal Side waterfront property!!! Just listed by Alex Chasse, 16 Fosters Point is a classic Ryal Side Cottage on the Danvers River. This is truly a chance of a lifetime, great opportunity in this classic Cape style home with dock! Having a great floor plan that takes in the beautiful views of the Danvers River and the Kernwod Country Club. This home is ready for its new owners! 

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JUST LISTED- 976 Turnpike Street, North Andover- $489,900

Light and bright and ready to go! 976 Turnpike Street, listed by Joy Munoz, is a charming Cape Style home set on over an acre lot in North Andover. Many updates were done in 2015 including a new septic, new heating system, updated electrical and baths as well as stainless steel appliances and granite in the kitchen and new windows. But wait, there is more! Mass Save did a complete energy audit of the home and additional insulation was installed. There is a Basement Technology System in the front of the house, as well as a new fence and solar panels. Don't miss the opportunity to preview this home, close to shopping, highways, schools and more.

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New to the Market- 145 Hart Street, Beverly Farms Colonial Listed by Adam Doane

Pride of ownership! 145 Hart Street, listed by Adam Doane of The Pizzo Johanson Team is a fabulous Colonial in the highly coveted Beverly Farms neighborhood. This beautiful home has been meticulously maintained. A gracious foyer w/ custom tile work welcomes you in. The formal living room w/ fireplace & the formal dining room flank the foyer & are accented w/ beautiful moldings & gorgeous hardwood floors. The heart of the home, the kitchen, is a cooking enthusiast’s dream w/ granite counters, high-end stainless appliances, custom cabinets, island, & flows into the sunken family room. Perfect for enjoying the outdoors, the generous deck overlooks the fenced backyard. The cozy sunken family room has a Bose surround sound, cathedral ceiling, a wood burning fireplace, skylights & a custom-built bookcase. The master suite is a true retreat with hardwood floors, double closets, private balcony & a handsome en suite. 3 more bedrooms, and an updated bath with jacuzzi tub and Carrara marble round out the upper level. The lower level is partially finished with an Owens Corning system. Summer at West Beach!

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JUST LISTED by Henry Pizzo- 2 Moulton Road, Peabody- $559,000

NEWLY LISTED by Henry Pizzo of The Pizzo Johanson Team- House Beautiful! Welcome to 2 Moulton Road a meticulous West Peabody split-entry home. An attractive brick walkway entrance leads to the front door where this open, warm and inviting floor plan will instantly welcome you. There is a newer granite eat-in kitchen with slider to the deck which allows for a sun-drenched room! There are hardwood floors throughout most of the first level and you will love the versatile family room/game room with fireplace in the lower level for additional relaxed living space. Both baths have been tastefully updated. Extra features include a Harman Pellet stove in the living room, central air, a security system, and the roof was done in 2011. The deck overlooks a fenced in yard with a fire pit for social gatherings! Everything has been done, just move right in and start enjoying your new home!

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