Jane Cheetham - RE/MAX Acclaim



Posted by Jane Cheetham on 7/16/2019

This Single-Family in Douglas, MA recently sold for $385,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Jane Cheetham - RE/MAX Acclaim.


164 SE Main, Douglas, MA 01516

Single-Family

$374,500
Price
$385,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Step inside this beautifully maintained, open foyer Colonial!. Many new renovations included. Kitchen is redone, new shaker style maple soft close cabinets with crown molding to ceiling and pantry cabinet addition. New granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, center island. Open floor plan. Newer stone floor to ceiling wood fireplace is the focal point of the family room, excellent heat source. Hardwood is refinished on entire 1ST FLOOR and upstairs hall. All rooms have been professionally painted including trim. Baths and laundry have been redone, including vanities,counter tops, tiled flooring, and fixtures. New front door and newer roof. Designer wall colors & spacious bedrooms. Master bedroom with TRAY Ceiling, private bath and large walk in closet. Large rear paver stone patio with new composite porch. Nicely landscaped ,front paver walkway, even the play set stays. Basement ready for expansion. Mass Energy Audit completed. All showings deferred until the open house.

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Posted by Jane Cheetham on 7/16/2019

Applying for a mortgage may seem like a long, stressful process at first. Fortunately, we're here to help you take the guesswork out of submitting a mortgage application.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you streamline the mortgage application process.

1. Ask Questions

A bank or credit union likely will ask you to provide a wide range of information as part of the mortgage application cycle. And as you complete a mortgage application, you may have questions along the way too.

Remember, a lender is happy to help you in any way possible. If you ever have concerns or questions as you complete a mortgage application, you should reach out to a lender for expert support. That way, you can reduce the risk of potential problems down the line that otherwise could slow down the mortgage application process.

Even a single mistake on a mortgage application may prevent you from getting a mortgage. Perhaps even worse, a delayed mortgage application may force you to miss out on an opportunity to acquire your dream house. But if you reach out to a lender as you complete your mortgage application, you can gain the insights you need to quickly and effortlessly finalize the necessary documentation to obtain a mortgage.

2. Be Thorough

A mortgage application may require you to look back at your financial and employment histories and provide information that a lender will use to determine whether to approve or deny your submission. Meanwhile, you should be ready to provide a lender with any requested information to ensure a seamless application process.

As a homebuyer, it is your responsibility to include accurate information on your mortgage application. In fact, failure to do so may cause a lender to reject your mortgage application. If you allocate the necessary time and resources to dot every I and cross every T on your mortgage application, you can boost the likelihood of a fast approval.

3. Shop Around

For homebuyers, it is crucial to check out all of the mortgage options that are available. If you meet with a variety of banks and credit unions, you can review myriad mortgage options and select a mortgage that complements your finances.

Banks and credit unions generally provide a broad array of fixed- and adjustable-rate mortgages. If you learn about all of the mortgage options at your disposal, you can find one that enables you to purchase your dream house without breaking your budget.

Of course, once you are approved for a mortgage and are ready to launch your house search, you may want to hire a real estate agent as well. A real estate agent will offer plenty of guidance at each stage of the homebuying journey. In addition, a real estate agent can make it easy for you to find a top-notch residence at a budget-friendly price in any housing market, at any time.

Start the mortgage application process today, and you can move one step closer to acquiring your dream residence.




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Posted by Jane Cheetham on 7/12/2019

This Single-Family in Millbury, MA recently sold for $445,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Jane Cheetham - RE/MAX Acclaim.


59 Beach St., Millbury, MA 01527

West Millbury

Single-Family

$454,900
Price
$445,000
Sale Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
First time offered- a beautifully maintained garrison colonial located in scenic W. Millbury.This home has numerous upgrades throughout as well as many exquisite, custom features. Among them are: a lovely gourmet kitchen complete with cherry cabinets, granite counters and s/s appliances, an open kit-fam room design, elegant upstairs bathrooms with custom cabinetry, radiant floors, tile & high end fixtures, French doors, hardwood floors and a brightly finished walk up attic having a multitude of uses. 2x6 construction, roof (2007),Harvey windows (2008), heating system (2008), 200 amp elec. Fin. walkout LL & 3rd floor bonus rm add useful living space. Grounds feature a composite deck with retractable awning, gunite pool, hot tub, pool shed, garden shed, greenhouse and gorgeous gardens. Garage, pool & kit range heated by propane.Plenty of off street parking.Yard abuts woods- plenty of space for relaxation or a hobby.Many quality features and creative, warm touches in this special offering

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Posted by Jane Cheetham on 7/9/2019

If you’re a dog lover, you’re probably going to want to move into a community that caters to your love of animals. As you cruise different communities to find just the right place to live, there are a few things that you should be on the lookout for if you want your pooch to feel at home as well. 


You See A Lot Of Dogs Around


This may seem obvious, but it’s something to be aware of on your home search. If you see a lot of dogs, you know that the people in your neighborhood are supportive of dogs. If there doesn’t seem to be too many four-legged friends running around, then maybe the community won’t be as receptive to your own pet. You would hate to move into a home, only to find out that your neighbors really don’t like dogs. This could be a sign of future problems in the neighborhood.


You See Dogs At The Parks Nearby


If you are riding around a community, exploring, and see plenty of dogs at the park, or even better, a dog park, you’ll know that you have chosen a good place to live. This shows that dogs are welcome in the area. If there’s a playground nearby, but many “no dogs allowed” signs, you could be in a place where dogs aren’t welcome many places. You want to feel that your dog is welcome especially in outdoor spaces. 


There Are Facilities For Dogs Nearby


If you can easily find a groomer, a vet, and a pet supply store nearby, you know that you’re in a good place for your dog. You can see that there’s a community surrounding you that cares about animals. These types of facilities allow you to keep your pet healthy, clean, and happy. You may even have easier access to other important things for you and your dogs like pet sitters, dog walkers, and more. 


You Can Find Plenty Of Walking Paths


If you love to walk, you’ll probably be looking for this feature in a neighborhood anyways, but walking paths are a good sign that dogs are welcome in a place. You need sidewalks, places without a lot of traffic, and perhaps some trails to help keep your dog active and healthy. Dogs will also love exploring new places often to keep their keen senses in check. 


Look At Local Establishments


If you stop into local coffee shops or restaurants and see dogs there, you definitely know for sure that you have chosen a great community for dog lovers. This is a sign that dogs are a part of everyday life, accepted, welcome, and almost required! Pets are a part of the family in a community like this. Your new home will not only be great for you but for your beloved pet as well.




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Posted by Jane Cheetham on 7/8/2019


184 Burbank Rd, Sutton, MA 01590

Single-Family

$410,000
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
Spacious contemporary home set on nearly 2 ac retreat lot on scenic Burbank Rd. This wooded, private oasis is close to all highways and conveniences, The home offers an open living first floor plan- a Great room with 19' vaulted ceiling, pendant lighting and French doors- completely open to the kitchen. The Great room area opens to a lovely 4 season room, which has a multitude of uses. This room offers a wood, vaulted ceiling, skylights and walls of glass.Two bedrooms are on the 1st floor while master bedroom and loft are on the 2nd. Finished room in LL provides add'l space. Heat was converted to HWBB/oil from electric heat 13 yrs ago. Ductless AC/heat units on both floors (4 total), roof (6 yrs ago) and replacement windows (exception 4 season rm and garage) were done under current ownership. All appliances remain, including washer/dryer. Wrap around deck off 4 season room. Propane generator remains. Security system. Title V in hand. Quick closing is possible.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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