Blog :: 08-2020

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JUST LISTED by Betsy Woods- 19 McKinley Avenue, Prospect Hill, Beverly- $599,000

JUST LISTED by Betsy Woods- 19 McKinley Avenue, Beverly- $599,000- Don't miss out on this fully updated home on Prospect Hill!! The expansive front porch with porch swing leads you into this stunning home. Updated kitchen with granite, gas stove, pendant lights, and a beautiful island! The dining room has built-ins, a lovely custom window seat, and is open to the living room with a fireplace. The 2nd level has 3 bedrooms, an updated gorgeous tile bath, (with heated floors and dual shower heads), and custom cabinetry. The 3rd level is currently being used as an office/den. This space has tons of storage, hardwood floors, custom windows, cathedral ceiling, and a built-in mini-split system for AC and heat. A bonus room on the 2nd floor could be used as a 4th bedroom, craft room, playroom, or whatever you need!!! Full, meticulously maintained walkout basement has a 1/2 bath, laundry, and could easily be finished!! Close to the MBTA Train Station and downtown restaurants!!

Beverly Homes For Sale

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JUST LISTED by Team Cotraro- 270 Lafayette Street, Unit 2, Salem, MA- $424,500

JUST LISTED by Team Cotraro- 270 Lafayette Street, Unit 2, Salem- $424,500- Here is your chance to own part of historic Salem! This Victorian-style home features period detail from the 19th century while combining the amenities of the 21st century. Featuring a granite/high-end stainless kitchen with hardwood flooring that opens to the living room. Dining rm w/ custom built-in, HW flooring, beautiful large picture windows, and period detail. Master bedroom features a working fireplace, crown molding, stained glass window HW flooring, and attractive decor. 2nd Bed includes wall to wall carpet, french door, and direct access to the second bath. Both baths were updated in the last 2 years and include new decor and tiled walls around the tub area. Laundry is in the unit, Central AC updated 2020, 3 car deeded parking off-street, pet friendly, condo fee includes hot water, locked private storage area, common workbench, common electric in the basement, well-run association. Don't miss this amazing opportunity!

Salem Condos & Townhouses For Sale 

Salem Open Houses 

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JUST LISTED by Joy Munoz- 11 Rock Maple Avenue, South Hamilton, MA- $749,000

JUST LISTED by Joy Munoz- 11 Rock Maple Avenue, South Hamilton, MA- $749,000- Incredible opportunity to own this magnificent, private home on one of the most sought after country roads in Hamilton. Beautifully sited on 1.5 acres of lush perennial gardens a spectacular pool and freshly painted exterior, this one of a kind home offers an oasis for discerning buyers. The expansive kitchen includes a relaxing seating area, island with cooktop and bar stools, and a large, dedicated workspace that does not interfere with day to day kitchen usage. Skylights abound, as do hardwood floors, living room with built-in bookcases and fireplace, dining area with access to the screened-in porch, central air, master bedroom with views of the gardens, plenty of closet space and bath. The lower level has endless possibilities. A newly installed (June 2020) Buderus Boiler will give you peace of mind for many years to come. If you have often wondered about this home, here is your chance to preview it and be the next owner!

Hamilton Homes For Sale

Hamilton Open Houses

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JUST LISTED by Arthur Thompson- 162 Colon Street, Montserrat, Beverly- $649,000

JUST LISTED by Arthur Thompson- 162 Colon Street, Montserrat, Beverly- $649,000- This elegant 4-bedroom custom Cape home has been carefully updated while keeping all the charming colonial revival period details. Enter through a glass and raised panel vestibule to the formal foyer. A large fireplaced Livingroom has a sunny bay window, original built-in cabinets, and French doors to the newly restored sunroom. The formal dining room has space for any gathering and connects to the restored and updated galley kitchen. The charming separate breakfast room has a window seat and custom built-ins. The first floor also includes two ample bedrooms and a full bath with vintage subway tile and a classic tile floor The large second-floor landing has custom built-in linen cabinets and storage A generous master bedroom has a walk-in closet and custom audio/video cabinet. A newly renovated full bath has a large skylight and period wainscoting. This wooded corner lot has a lovely private patio with perennial beds, mature trees, a dog-friendly fenced yard, and a two-car detached garage.

Beverly Homes For Sale

Beverly Open Houses

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JUST LISTED by Nell Johanson of The Pizzo Johanson Team- 280 Dodge Road, Rowley- $649,000

JUST LISTED by Nell Johanson of the Pizzo Johanson Team- 280 Dodge Road, Rowley- $649,000- Picture perfect Cape nestled on a beautifully manicured lot in the quaint town of Rowley. This classic home offers a versatile floor plan that easily allows for multigenerational living, home office, or private guest space on the main level. Designed for fabulous indoor/outdoor entertaining, the sunny 21x20 living room with vaulted ceiling, and fireplace leads to an incredible backyard retreat. The newer Trex deck gazes over the private stone patio complete with firepit. The fully applianced kitchen is accented with a brick pizza oven, stainless appliances, plenty of counter space and offers great sightlines into the living room, dining room, and the sitting room/playroom. Upstairs is a generous master suite with dual closets, 2 other bedrooms, and the other full bath. Numerous updates include a new septic system in 2014, roof in 2018, freshly painted exterior, new crushed stone play area, copper gutters and so much more!

Rowley Homes For Sale

Rowley Open Houses

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JUST LISTED by Team Cotraro- 17 Shirley Road, Andover, MA- $629,000

JUST LISTED by Team Cotraro- 17 Shirley Road, Andover, MA- $629,000- Great opportunity to own this immaculate one level ranch style home situated at the end of the cul de sac featuring an open concept floor plan that is perfect for entertaining! This home includes a beautiful granite and stainless kitchen with an 8ft breakfast bar, attractive tile flooring, upgraded cabinetry, and lighting that opens to the living room/dining room combination with a working gas fireplace! This spacious room also includes access for the 2 car garage and incredible 37x30 outdoor patio area and fenced in yard! Modern colors, hardwood floors, updated lighting, and attractive decor makes this home shine. There are 3 bedrooms including a master bedroom with an updated ensuite bath. Upgrades made since 2016 include the windows, gas boiler, hot water tank, baths, kitchen, backyard patio area, interior and exterior paint, fence, storage area, landscaping, and more!

Andover Homes For Sale

Andover Open Houses

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JUST LISTED by Nicole Reid- 30 Abington Avenue, Peabody, MA- $589,900

JUST LISTED by Nicole Reid- 30 Abington Avenue, Peabody, MA- $589,900- Fantastic Opportunity to own a solid 2-Family nestled in the desirable Gardner Park neighborhood! This sunny property has great features including private entrances, separate utilities, separate washer/dryer hookups in the basement, new roof in 2017 & new siding in 2013. Unit 1 is a garden-style having 2 beds, updated bath, an eat-in kitchen with a butler’s style pantry, open concept living/dining rooms accented with hardwood floors & built-ins. Both units have enclosed porches off the kitchens. Unit 2 would make for a great “owners’ unit” & spans 2 floors. The main level offers a private front porch off the spacious landing, an open concept living/dining room with hardwoods, & built-ins, a spacious eat-in kitchen, 2 bedrooms, & a full bath. Excellent opportunity on the 2nd floor to make an incredible master suite with 2 huge rooms & a half bath! Private backyard with patio area and dog run, easy access to commuter routes, shopping, & dining.

Peabody Multifamilies For Sale

Multifamilies For Sale on The North Shore

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