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If you want to find and purchase a great house at a budget-friendly price, it helps to enter the homebuying journey with a plan in hand. Lucky for you, we're here to help you prepare for all stages of the homebuying journey.

Now, let's take a look at three tips so you can set yourself up for success as you search for your dream residence.

1. Make a List of Home Must-Haves

The definition of a dream home varies from buyer to buyer. To define your dream home, you should craft a list of house must-haves and use this list to streamline your quest to acquire your ideal residence.

Think about which home features you need. For instance, if you require a house that boasts multiple bedrooms, you can tailor your house search accordingly. Or, if you need a home that is close to your office, you can search for a residence that provides convenient access to your office.

You may want to make a list of preferred cities and towns, too. This list will enable you to focus on available houses in cities and towns that match your expectations.

2. Create a Homebuying Budget

Learn about different types of mortgages – you'll be glad you did. Because if you make an informed mortgage selection, you can begin your home search with a budget at your disposal.

Generally, it is a good idea to meet with banks and credit unions before you launch a house search. Banks and credit unions are happy to teach you about myriad types of home financing. Then, you can select a mortgage that can help you make your homeownership dream come true.

If you are unsure about how various mortgage options work, there is no need to stress. Banks and credit unions employ courteous, knowledgeable mortgage specialists, and these professionals can teach you everything you need to know about home financing.

3. Collaborate with a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent is a homebuying expert who is happy to share his or her housing market insights with you. By doing so, a real estate agent will help you achieve your desired homebuying results as quickly as possible.

Typically, a real estate agent takes an in-depth approach to the homebuying journey. He or she first will learn about you and find out what you want to find in your dream residence. Next, a real estate agent will help you narrow your house search to residences that satisfy your needs and keep you up to date about available homes that may suit you perfectly. If you find a home you want to buy, a real estate agent then will help you craft a competitive offer to purchase this residence. Finally, if your offer to purchase a house is accepted, a real estate agent will help you complete the homebuying journey.

Want to acquire your ideal residence? Take advantage of the aforementioned tips, and you can put yourself in position to succeed as you pursue your dream home.


REMARKABLE 12 YR YOUNG CUSTOM DESIGNED COLONIAL W/ 3 CAR GARAGE LOCATED IN THE DESIRABLE BURKE SCHOOL NEIGHBORHOOD OF W PEABODY! Pride of ownership is evident both inside and out starting with a welcoming foyer w/ two closets that open to the living room and dining room for all of your holiday entertaining. Stunning kitchen with an abundance of Maple Cabinets, Corian counters, center island, SS appliances, built in pantry & desk area. Off the kitchen is a separate breakfast room or sun room w/ sliders to back yard. Family room with HW floors and slider to exterior. HARD TO FIND 1ST FLOOR MASTER BEDROOM SUITE w/ 2 walk-in closets and master bath with double sink vanity and soaking tub. Den or Library on first level, 3/4 bth & laundry rm. Additional master bedroom suite on 2nd level w/ full bth and 2 more bedrooms. You will LOVE the 3 CAR GAR! Raised brick paver patio that overlooks a BEAUTIFUL level backyard! CA, security, lawn irrigation. Potential for 1st level extended family.

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13 Tara Road, Peabody, MA 01960

South Peabody

Single-Family

$585,000
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
LOCATED IN ONE OF S PEABODY'S MOST SOUGHT AFTER NEIGHBORHOODS YOU WILL FIND THIS INSTANTLY APPEALING COLONIAL HOME WITH AN INVITING FARMER'S PORCH. Formal living room with bow window that opens to the dining room with chair rail both with HW floors. FANTASTIC kitchen/ family room open floor plan for everyday living. Kit offers distressed cabinets with glass tile & tin backsplash and peninsular with separate dining area with sliding doors to deck. Family room with cathedral ceilings and warm brick face fireplace also with sliders to outside deck. Half bath with laundry on the first level. Four bedrooms on second floor. King size master bedroom with 3/4 master bath. Lower level playroom/game room. Easy setup for a hairdresser. Rock away on the front porch and enjoy the views of this beautiful neighborhood! Fenced in yard, two car garage, central air. PEABODY VOTED #5 TOP ZIP CODE IN USA FOR 2018.
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December 15 at 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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2-A Farm Avenue, Peabody, MA 01960

Single-Family

$454,900
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6
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
AWESOME GARRISON HOME WITH LOTS OF NICE LIVING SPACE FOR THE FAMILY. Front to back living room with maple hardwood floors and a nook that offers room for office space. Eat -in Kitchen offers stainless steel appliances and is open to the formal dining room with hardwood floors. First floor 3/4 bath. King size master bedroom on the second level with two walk-in closets & access to the main bath. Two more bedrooms both with double door closets and full bath with laundry. Room for expansion in the walk out unfinished basement that leads to a one car garage. Huge two level deck and 4 year old above ground pool for summer entertainment. New one year old heating system. Central air, partial fenced in yard, maintenance free vinyl siding and close major highway for easy commute. PEABODY VOTED #5 FROM USA TODAY FOR BEST PLACES TO LIVE IN THE USA.
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57 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA 01923

Condo

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Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
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Desirable top floor unit at Mill Pond Village! Corner unit with spacious rooms ,freshly painted walls and new carpeting throughout. Nice closet space in unit and extra storage bay for unit on lower level. One assigned parking space and visitor parking. Coin operated laundry in building. You can't beat this terrific location close to the Liberty Tree Mall, downtown Danvers and major highways for easy commute. Enjoy the serene Mill Pond and walking rail trail nearby. Best part- heat and water included in condo fee! Pets allowed with restrictions & approval from assoication.
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