Pamela Bailey
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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 8/15/2018

If you want to acquire the best house at the lowest price, it pays to conduct an in-depth home search. In fact, there are many reasons why you should perform a comprehensive house search, and these include:

1. You can define your dream house.

For those who enter the housing market without a clear-cut definition of a "dream home," there is no need to worry. If you perform an extensive house search, you'll be better equipped than ever before to differentiate home must-haves from wants.

Ultimately, the definition of a dream home varies from buyer to buyer. As you map out your homebuying journey, it helps to put together a list of house must-haves and wants so you can tailor your home search accordingly.

Once you determine what you want to find in your dream house, you can assess the housing market and search for your ideal home. Then, when you locate your ideal residence, you should have no trouble submitting a competitive offer and moving one step closer to buying your dream house.

2. You can avoid the dangers associated with paying too much for a home.

Oftentimes, it is easy to attend a home showing and submit an offer on a home. But if you do so without performing housing market research, you risk overspending to purchase your ideal residence.

When it comes to determining the best price for a house, it helps to look closely at real estate market data. This information can help you differentiate a buyer's market from a seller's market, analyze the prices of houses in your city and town and much more. Perhaps most important, reviewing housing market data may enable you to avoid the temptation to spend too much to acquire your dream home.

3. You can reduce the risk of purchasing a home that fails to meet your expectations.

An in-depth home search reduces the risk that you'll be forced to "settle" for a home that fails to meet your expectations. Instead, you can allocate plenty of time and resources to search far and wide for your ideal residence. And if you find your dream home, you can rest assured that you'll be able to purchase this residence and enjoy it for years to come.

Clearly, there is a lot to think about if you intend to buy a house in the foreseeable future. But if you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can receive expert support at each stage of the homebuying journey.

A real estate agent will learn about you and your homebuying goals. Next, this housing market professional will keep you informed about available houses in your preferred cities and towns and set up home showings. A real estate agent will even help you submit offers on houses and ensure you can get the best price on any residence, at any time.

Take the guesswork out of buying a house consult with a real estate agent today, and you can get the help you need to make your homeownership dream come true.





Posted by Pamela Bailey on 8/8/2018

If you want to buy a terrific house at a budget-friendly price, it generally is a good idea to plan ahead as much as you can. In fact, with a homebuying strategy in place, you can boost the likelihood of a fast, seamless homebuying experience.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you craft a successful homebuying strategy.

1. Think About Your Homebuying Goals

Do you want to live in a warm-weather region? Or, would you prefer to buy a house in a city or town where you can experience all four seasons? Regardless of where you want to live, you need to think about your homebuying goals and incorporate them into your homebuying plan.

Make a list of what you want to find in your dream house you'll be glad you did. With this list, you can narrow your home search.

Also, it often helps to review your future plans as you put together a homebuying strategy. For example, if you intend to return to school, you may want to consider houses located near top colleges and universities. On the other hand, if you plan to settle down and start a family, you may want to pursue houses near parks and other family-friendly attractions.

2. Consider Your Financing Options

Buying a house likely will be impossible without home financing. Fortunately, there is no shortage of home financing options available.

Oftentimes, it is beneficial to meet with a variety of banks and credit unions. These financial institutions can teach you about myriad mortgage options and help you get pre-approved for a mortgage.

Once you have your home financing settled, you can incorporate a budget into your homebuying strategy. Then, you can check out available houses and avoid the risk of overspending to acquire your ideal residence.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

Developing a homebuying strategy sometimes can be tough, particularly for those who are crafting a homebuying plan for the first time. Lucky for you, real estate agents are available nationwide who can help you complete a successful homebuying journey.

A real estate agent is happy to meet with you and discuss your homebuying goals. He or she also can review your homebuying strategy and offer expert homebuying recommendations.

Let's not forget about the support that a real estate agent can deliver during the homebuying journey, either. A real estate agent will set up home showings, keep you up to date about new houses as they become available and negotiate with a seller's agent on your behalf. Perhaps best of all, a real estate agent will help you minimize stress throughout the homebuying journey and ensure you can purchase your dream home in no time at all.

If you want to get the most out of the homebuying journey, creating a homebuying strategy is a must. Take advantage of the aforementioned tips, and you can craft a successful homebuying strategy.




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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 8/4/2018

This Condo in Hampton, NH recently sold for $470,000. This Detached style home was sold by Pamela Bailey - RE/MAX On the Move | Insight | Advantage.


26 Hampton Meadows, Hampton, NH 03842

Condo

$470,000
Price
$470,000
Sale Price

3
Bedrooms
6
Rooms
2/1
Full/Half Baths
You will fall in love with this recently updated Hampton Meadows home! Hardwood floors on first level of this open concept floor plan. Custom cabinetry in kitchen and baths with granite counter tops. High end stainless appliances and brushed nickle fixtures make a fresh statement! Large eat-in kitchen opens to a four season sun room and deck. Vaulted master suite on first floor includes beautifully tiled bathroom separate step-in shower and tub and large walk-in closet. First floor laundry makes life a breeze! Vaulted living room with gas fireplace and dining room! Second floor has large guest suite with walk-in closet and Jack and Jill bathroom that is also accessible to the third bedroom. Two car garage and beautiful landscaping make this property complete. Furnace and Central AC less than one year old and newer hot water heater. Public water and sewer and natural gas. Community includes pool, club house, tennis courts and community garden! All of this with convenience to major highways, shopping, and beaches!






Tags: Hampton   Real Estate   Condo   03842  
Categories: Sold Homes  


Posted by Pamela Bailey on 8/3/2018

This Mobile Home in Dover, NH recently sold for $151,500. This style home was sold by Pamela Bailey - RE/MAX On the Move | Insight | Advantage.


62 Constitution Way, Dover, NH 03820

Mobile Home

$151,500
Price
$151,500
Sale Price

3
Bedrooms
6
Rooms
2/1
Full/Half Baths
55+ Park that is pet friendly. Seller will pay $5,000 credit at closing for carpet replacement if under contract by 6/15/2018 Very large double wide in a well maintained park. Handicapped accessible with ramp and all one level living. Bright and sunny eat in kitchen with new maple cabinets, laminate counters, gas range w exhaust vented to the outside, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator. Plenty of cabinet space and a pantry. Very large living room with vaulted ceiling and separate dining room. Master bedroom with walk in closet and large bathroom with tub, step up shower and double vanity. Second bedroom has a walk in closet and third bedroom can double as a den. Sun room leads to the deck overlooking a private rear yard, with handicapped ramp and shed. Park maintains and plows the road. Easy services include public water and sewer and natural gas. Small dogs or cats allowed. Motivated seller!






Tags: Real Estate   Dover   03820   Mobile Home  
Categories: Sold Homes  


Posted by Pamela Bailey on 8/2/2018


243 Atlantic Avenue, North Hampton, NH 03862

Single-Family

$599,000
Price

4
Bedrooms
10
Rooms
2
Baths
Beautiful woodwork, gorgeous hard wood floors and a large farmers porch. Rich wood accents throughout, showing the craftsmanship of an era gone by. Den/Library features a beachstone fireplace and coffered ceiling, with some newer built-ins to add to the convenience of today's life style. Throughout the property there is a nice merger of the original architecture, with modern touches. Second level has 4 spacious bedrooms and an office. And if necessary, a walk up attic could be finished for even more space. Just off the mud room is a hot tub with a bathroom near-by. Attached over-sized garage offers plenty of space and has an unfinished walk-up for storage or could be finished. Detached carriage house was converted to finished space in the 1980's, so it could use some up dating. Very nice salt water in-ground pool and over-sized shed for storage of garden tractor and tools. Wired for back up generator. A lot of house for the price! MOTIVATED seller
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses






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