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Posted by Classic Properties REALTORS ® on 10/7/2018

Buying a condo may seem like an uphill climb, particularly for those who are browsing the real estate market for the first time. Lucky for you, we're here to help you take the guesswork out of finding the right condo.

What does it take to locate a high-quality condo at an affordable price? Here are three tips that every first-time condo buyer needs to know.

1. Explore a Wide Range of Condos

The real estate market is filled with many first-rate condos, and the sheer volume of properties that are available may feel overwhelming at times. Therefore, you should allocate the necessary time and resources to find a condo that suits you perfectly.

Don't be afraid to check out several condos over the course of a few days or weeks. By doing so, you can better understand what you'd like to find in the ideal condo.

Of course, if you fall in love with a condo, you should be ready to submit an offer. That way, you can avoid the risk of missing out on a great condo that matches or exceeds your expectations.

2. Determine How You'll Pay for a Condo

Many property buyers get pre-approved for a mortgage, and for good reason. With a mortgage in hand, you'll know exactly what you can afford as you review the real estate market.

Meet with a variety of banks and credit unions. These lenders will be able to provide you with multiple mortgage options and respond to your financing concerns and queries.

Also, keep in mind that the price of a condo may extend beyond your monthly mortgage payments.

In many instances, condo communities have homeowners' associations (HOAs) in place that will charge monthly fees. Learn about any HOA fees in advance, and you'll know exactly what you'll need to pay each month to live in a particular condo community.

3. Work with a Real Estate Agent

No one should be forced to evaluate condos on their own. Fortunately, you can hire a real estate agent to streamline the process of finding a terrific condo.

A real estate agent with condo experience understands the hurdles that may arise during a condo search. As such, he or she will do whatever it takes to ensure you can get the best results possible as you look for the perfect condo.

For instance, a real estate agent will set up condo showings and keep you up to date about open houses. This real estate professional will even negotiate with a condo seller on your behalf, which means you won't have to worry about breaking your budget to purchase a stellar condo.

Employing a real estate agent enables you to get expert advice at each stage of the condo buying process too. Thus, you can receive instant responses to your condo buying questions at any time.

Simplify the process of buying your first condo – use the aforementioned tips, and you can boost your chances of acquiring a superb condo at a budget-friendly price.




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Posted by Classic Properties REALTORS ® on 9/15/2018

This Condo in Milford, MA recently sold for $267,000. This Townhouse style home was sold by - Classic Properties REALTORS ®.


3 Waterfall Lane, Milford, MA 01757

Condo

$265,000
Price
$267,000
Sale Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Birch Hill Condominium.Colonial Style Two Bedroom Townhouse with Garage. Galley Kitchen with eat in area and Tile Floor. Combined dining room and living room area containing Fireplace and Slider to rear Deck. Second floor with two over-sized Bedrooms each with Double Closets. Laundry Closet on Second Floor. Complex offers Town Water and Sewer, Underground Utilities, and Professional Management.Proximity to Shopping, Major Highways, and Parks.

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Posted by Classic Properties REALTORS ® on 9/1/2018

This Condo in Franklin, MA recently sold for $165,000. This Other style home was sold by - Classic Properties REALTORS ®.


599 Old West Central, Franklin, MA 02038

Condo

$163,900
Price
$165,000
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Enjoy the convenience! Ledgewood Condominiums, a "tucked - away" treed, private setting, yet nearby shopping plaza including major supermarket. Handy to train station to Bos., & access to major rtes - 140 , 495, MA Pike, etc. Open floor plan- dining area & living room combo w/ brick wall accent .Wainscotting throughout hallway to 2 good sized bedrms w/ lg. closet space. Wall to wall carpeting in living rm & bedrms , wall A/C unit in LR & Master bedrm. In-lay laminate flooring in dining area, kit. & bath. Kitchen includes disposal, electric range, dishwasher, refrigerator. Washer/dryer coin-op facility on same floor & storage area. The affordable $289/mo.condo fee includes: Gas heat, hot water, sewer, trash removal , gated in-ground pool use. Pets allowed, up to 30 lbs. Easy to show, ready to sell " as-is" ... clean, efficient, you do the updating now or later - make it yours, move right in !

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Posted by Classic Properties REALTORS ® on 7/27/2018


85 Laurelwood Dr, Hopedale, MA 01747

Condo

$249,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful townhouse at Laurelwood featuring an open floor plan with a new white cabinet kitchen, granite & stainless steel appliances, living room/ dining room combination with gas fireplace & slider to oversized composite deck. New hardwood floors throughout the first floor, freshly painted interior & Grohe faucets. The 2nd floor offers 2 spacious bedrooms with a Hollywood bath that has a new oversized tile shower and laundry. The finished lower level can be used as a 3rd bedroom or family room. Lots of closets & a one car garage. Ideal location in the complex with private wooded backyard. New heat pump. All appliances stay. Close to Hopedale Country Club, Rt 495 & Franklin commuter rail.
Open House
Sunday
July 29 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 85 Laurelwood Dr, Hopedale, MA 01747    Get Directions

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Posted by Classic Properties REALTORS ® on 7/26/2018


85 Laurelwood Dr, Hopedale, MA 01747

Condo

$249,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful townhouse at Laurelwood featuring an open floor plan with a new white cabinet kitchen, granite & stainless steel appliances, living room/ dining room combination with gas fireplace & slider to oversized composite deck. New hardwood floors throughout the first floor, freshly painted interior & Grohe faucets. The 2nd floor offers 2 spacious bedrooms with a Hollywood bath that has a new oversized tile shower and laundry. The finished lower level can be used as a 3rd bedroom or family room. Lots of closets & a one car garage. Ideal location in the complex with private wooded backyard. New heat pump. All appliances stay. Close to Hopedale Country Club, Rt 495 & Franklin commuter rail.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Tags: Real estate   Condo   01747   Hopedale  
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