Downsizing

Spotlight: Arlington & Burlington Homes of the Week!

A beautiful weekend is on tap, and a well-deserved reprieve after the one-two (maybe three) punch of winter storms that have rolled through. Not to mention – school vacation week! House feeling a little small to handle the kids for the next 10 days? Come to these open houses this weekend or contact us so you’re in the loop when that perfect home comes on the market!

11 Azalea Drive, Burlington

New Listing: 11 Azalea Drive, Burlington MA

Open House:

Friday, February 17th,  11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 18th, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Finding a home at Holly Glen is like hitting the home buying jackpot! This newly built single-family home, under condominium ownership, has it all –glistening floors, gleaming granite counter-tops, high ceilings, fireplace - all within minutes to the best shopping, restaurants and activities the area has to offer! With 2 beds and 2.5 baths, there is a well-thought-out open concept with a spacious loft and first-floor master suite. The elegant kitchen has GE stainless steel appliances and cozy island. The quality and craftsmanship is apparent through the moldings, details, and thoughtful layout. Never shovel a driveway or mow a lawn again – this is maintenance-free living at its best! Nestled on tree-lined street in a quiet newly developed community, yet minutes to a thriving area of commerce and activity - think 3rd Ave (w/Wegmans) and The District , and close to Boston, Cambridge, Lexington, the Burlington Mall, Middlesex Mall, shops, restaurants and highways, this home is THE ONE! Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $729,000

What’s Nearby: Burlington Mall, Middlesex Mall shops and restaurants, Lexington Center, Winchester Center, major routes, Rt. 95, Mass Pike, Rt. 2, Rt. 3. 

 

25 Crosby Street, Arlington

Open House:

Friday, February 3rd, 11:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 4th, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Are you looking for an opportunity to own a unique home within this hidden gem of a generational neighborhood? From the moment you enter through the mudroom with its tiled floor and built-ins it’s evident that this home is geared toward easy living. The open living, dining, and kitchen offer gleaming hardwood floors and lots of natural light. The kitchen has granite counters, stainless appliances, tiled back splash, and large center island with seating. Two bedrooms and a fully remodeled bath with tiled shower complete the first floor. The finished family room on the lower level offers plenty of space for friends and family. Featuring a ½ bath and sliders out to the patio and large backyard this is perfect for summer entertaining! Easy access to public transportation, shops and restaurants in Arlington Center, and close to major routes. Great closet space, central air, large lot, low maintenance, & irrigation are just a few reasons to visit this great home! (MLS # 72114785) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $599,000

What’s Nearby: Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation, Mass. Ave., Minuteman Bikeway.

SAVE THE DATE! The Arlington Home Show, Coming this Spring

Sunday, April 9th, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - The Arlington Home Show 

Mark your calendars! It’s never too early to start planning your next move – and now it’s never been easier!

Join us at the Arlington Home Show, Sunday, April 9th from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Arlington Town Hall. From Appraisals to Zoning Laws, we’ve got your real estate needs covered. Get advice and guidance from builders, lenders, lawyers, stagers, real estate professionals and more. Save the date and make The Arlington Home Show your one-stop-show for all of your real estate needs!

Go to www.TheArlingtonHomeShow.com for updated information and a full list of sponsors.

Interested in becoming a sponsor of The Arlington Home Show? Contact us at info@yourhomeforsale.com for details.

The Arlington Home Show

Spotlight: Arlington Homes of the Week!

 

It’s a beautiful day in the (Arlington) neighborhood! See what’s in store this weekend, new listings perfect for the first-time buyer, downsizer, commuter and anyone looking for a fantastic Arlington home.

1 Watermill Place, Unit 226, Arlington  

Open House: Saturday, May 21th, 11:00 – 12:30               

This is an absolutely amazing unit at Watermill Place. You haven't seen one like this before! Beautifully renovated with a fabulous, redesigned kitchen that is open to the dining/living room. The kitchen offers top of the line cabinetry with quartz counter tops and state of the art, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting and a custom tile floor. The dining/living room,as well as both bedrooms, has beautiful hardwood flooring. The bathrooms were updated and offer tile flooring and new vanities with granite counters. The master bedroom suite has a large walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. This lovely unit also has a private balcony that has access from the master suite and living room and it overlooks the Minuteman Bike Path. There is one car garage parking and a private storage space. This is a fabulous unit at one of Arlington's most premier buildings. Stop by and be dazzled. This is the unit you have been waiting to see. (MLS #72008176) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $449,000

What’s Nearby: Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation, Mass. Ave., Minuteman Bikeway.

 

36 Paul Revere Road, Unit 2, Arlington  

Open House: Saturday, May 21st, 1:00 – 2:30                   

Stunning two level duplex is located in Arlington Heights close to Mass. Ave. and all the fabulous shops, the bike path and the buses to Alewife and Harvard Square. This is perfect as for a first time buyer or someone downsizing. Meticulously maintained with some recent renovations, such as the lower level family room and full bathroom. So, just move in and add your personal touches to this affordable duplex-style home and enjoy! There’s a spacious living room that is open to the dining area and kitchen. There is direct access to the rear yard from the kitchen, offering a private patio and yard area, which is perfect for the summer entertaining. The second floor has two spacious bedrooms, an office and a full size bathroom. There are two parking spaces, which includes a 1 car garage. This is a really nice place to call home! (MLS #72008087) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $439,000

What’s Nearby: Arlington Heights shops and restaurants, Minuteman Bikeway, Mass. Ave., public transportation, Trader Joe’s, Starbucks.

Downsizing a Hot Topic in Greater Boston

 

Many thanks to everyone who came out to our seminar, ‘Planning for Your Future,’ including our guest speakers – Attorney Carl Toumayan, Allyson Kreycik, Senior Loan Officer, and Peter Boari, CPA.

Downsizing is a topic that is impacts a large (and growing) community in Greater Boston. Baby Boomers and their families are quickly realizing that downsizing in a competitive real estate market is more complicated than it appears.

There are so many variables today that it is nearly impossible to go it alone – selling your current home, buying a home to fit your current and future needs, estate planning, tax implications, financial strategies….

Planning for your future starts with you, but it continues with the help from a team of experts who can get you to where you want to be down the road.  

Ready to get the ball rolling? Call us today: 781-645-0505.

Or, if you missed this seminar but you are interested in attending one in the future, please sign up to receive information on upcoming events in your area. Email: info@yourhomeforsale.com