This Single-Family in Shrewsbury, MA recently sold for $247,000.
This is a Cape style home and features 7 total rooms, 1 full bath, 3 bedrooms, 0.23 acres, and was sold by
Barbara Hines – Re/Max Vision
Move into a neighborhood that has a great homeowners association (HOA) and you could enjoy years of rising property values. Homeowners associations generally oversee housing in planned development areas. A house that you purchase could be serviced by a HOA if you live in a subdivision, gated community or in a community that leases homes.
Check out homeowners associations before you buy a house
Real estate developers form homeowners associations to oversee houses that are bought and sold in specified jurisdictions. Millions of American homes are managed by a HOA. Rules and monthly HOA fees vary, generally ranging from $100 to $400 a month.As with realtors and home builders, some HOAs are better than others. Here are ways to get the most out of homeowners associations.
Homeowners associations could make buying a home in a subdivision or another community under development rewarding. To get the most from homeowners associations,research the HOAs’ rules before you sign a mortgage. Also, research the entire neighborhood to see how well the HOA is doing its job. With research and the right questions, your relationship with a HOA could extend far beyond paying your monthly HOA fees.
Pharmaceutical companies and manufacturers may air television, radio and internet commercials that encourage you to stock up on cold medicine simply because temperatures are dropping. But, you and your family don’t have to get sick at home, school or work just because it’s cold outside. Rather than giving into old beliefs and pricey ads, turn your home into a healthy zone this year.
Cold temperatures don’t have create nagging colds and fevers
The first step toward turning your home into a good health zone begins with a decision. Simply decide that you are going to develop zero or fewer colds. Other steps toward creating a healthy home include:
What you do in the kitchen, bathroom and bedroom matters
Those are just a few steps that you could take to make your house healthier. Additional ways to create a more healthy home are also easy to implement. For example, you could:
By stocking your home with an assortment of liquid and pill form cold medicines each winter, you could be sending a subconscious message that you have to get sick because it’s cold outside. You could also, unintentionally, send that same message to your children. If you’ve given into pharmaceutical and manufacturing ads that encourage cold medicine buying in the past, consider bucking that trend starting this year. Two to three years into this mind shift, you just might find that you and your family catch fewer colds.
GET INTO STERLING AT THIS PRICE! GREAT COMMUTING AREA FOR THIS 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH TRI-LEVEL IN NEIGHBORHOOD SETTING JUST OFF ROUTE 12 AND MINUTES TO I-190. * FIREPLACE WITH BUILT IN BOOKCASES IN LIVING ROOM * HARDWOOD FLOORS * LARGE KITCHEN WITH NEW STAINLESS REFRIGERATOR, NEW COOKTOP AND NEW WALL OVEN AND NEW DISHWASHER * DINING ROOM HAS CARPET BUT HARDWOOD UNDER ACCORDING TO SELLER * STEP UP A FEW STAIRS TO 3 GOOD SIZED BEDROOMS WITH HARDWOOD (MB CURRENTLY CARPET) * A NEWLY RENOVATED FULL BATH WITH DOUBLE BOWL SINKS, GRANITE COUNTERTOP, CERAMIC TILE FLOORING, NEW TOILET, LIGHTING AND MEDICINE CABINETS * STEP DOWN A FEW STAIRS FROM THE MAIN LEVEL TO A FAMILY ROOM WITH MORE BUILT-INS * BATH WITH SHOWER AND AN OFFICE * BASEMENT COULD ALSO BE FINISHED * NEWPRO WINDOWS * 1 CAR GARAGE * PRIVATE BACK YARD WITH PATIO – ROOF NEW IN 2012 * TITLE V DONE, READY TO MOVE IN.
This is a Multi-Level style home and features 8 total rooms, 2 full baths, 3 bedrooms, 0.61 Acres, and is currently available for $289,900.
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