Posted by Betsy Graziano on 3/19/2018

Looking to buy a house in the near future? If your answer is "Yes," you may want to start reviewing housing market data. That way, you can gain the insights that you need to make data-driven decisions throughout the homebuying journey.

Ultimately, there are many housing market data that you'll want to assess as you prepare to buy a house, such as:

1. Mortgage Interest Rates

Mortgage interest rates fluctuate constantly. As such, if mortgage interest rates are low, you may want to move quickly to capitalize on them.

Meeting with banks and credit unions generally is a great idea if you plan to buy a house. These financial institutions can keep you up to date about mortgage interest rates and help you get pre-approved for a mortgage. Then, once you have a mortgage in hand, you'll be ready to pursue your dream house.

2. Average Amount of Time That a House Stays on the Real Estate Market

Differentiating between a buyer's market and a seller's market often can be difficult. Fortunately, if you examine the average amount of time that houses are listed in your city or town, you may be able to determine whether you're preparing to enter a buyer's or seller's market.

In a buyer's market, houses may be listed for many weeks or months before they sell. Also, these houses may be sold below their initial asking prices.

Comparatively, in a seller's market, homes may be available for only days before they sell. Homes that are available in a seller's market may be sold at or above their initial asking prices as well.

3. Prices of Houses in Various Cities and Towns

If you're open to living in a variety of cities or towns, you'll want to evaluate the prices of houses in many areas. That way, you can narrow your house search accordingly.

Oftentimes, homes in big cities are more expensive than those in small towns. On the other hand, big cities may provide quick, easy access to a broad range of attractions and landmarks that you simply won't find in small towns.

If you are ready to check out housing market data and begin a home search, it pays to hire a real estate agent too. In fact, with a real estate agent at your side, you should have no trouble enjoying a quick, seamless homebuying experience.

A real estate agent is happy to provide you with a wealth of housing market data. Plus, a real estate agent will teach you the ins and outs of buying a house. He or she also will keep you up to date about new houses as they become available and negotiate with a seller's agent on your behalf to ensure you can acquire a terrific house at a fair price.

When it comes to buying a house, it helps to be informed. If you assess the aforementioned data, you can obtain comprehensive real estate market insights to help you throughout the homebuying journey.





Posted by Betsy Graziano on 2/9/2018

This Condo in North Attleboro, MA recently sold for $359,900. This Townhouse,Half-Duplex style home was sold by Betsy Graziano - William Raveis Delta Realtors.


Lot 5 B Greenwich Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760

Condo

$359,900
Price
$359,900
Sale Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
NEW CONSTRUCTION! Stand alone Duplex condominium on dead end street in area of other new construction! Open floor plan features kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances, hardwood floors and center island open to dining area with slider to private deck and open to hardwood familyroom with gas fireplace, large entry foyer, and 1/2 bath with granite on first floor. 2nd floor has a master suite with a walk-in closet, 2nd closet, a full bath with shower and granite counters, 2 additional good-size bedrooms (one with a walk-in closet) a 2nd full bath with granite and tile and a 2nd floor laundry. Features include: 1st floor hardwood floors, tile baths, abundance of closet space, open floor plan, private decks and low condo fees! Construction starts soon! Call for more information!

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Posted by Betsy Graziano on 1/22/2018

This Single-Family in Plymouth, MA recently sold for $465,000. This Cape style home was sold by Betsy Graziano - William Raveis Delta Realtors.


9 Central Avenue, Plymouth, MA 02360

Single-Family

$485,000
Price
$465,000
Sale Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Big Sandy Recreational Pond! Boating & Trout Fishing! This home is a must see. You could have it all with this Modern Cape Cod Style 3 bedroom and 2.5 bath home with waterviews! 20 steps to association beach. Home has been completely rebuilt, renovated & remodeled in 1992. Kitchen offers a water view, granite counters & counter bar, eat in kitchen with windows galore, walk in pantry and laundry room with soak sink, Master Bedroom with 2 walk in closets, jacuzzi tub, stand shower & new granite top vanity & fixtures all with a view. Home offers wood flooring throughout, fresh paint in every room. The living room with cathedral ceiling floor to ceiling mindota gas fireplace. Formal dining or living room makes this house perfect for entertaining. A loft is the place for a computer desk/study area. Finished basement with bonus room gives the family more space to spread out. Fenced yard with outdoor shower, large deck, storage shed & fire pit area & Basket Ball Court! Large front porch

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Posted by Betsy Graziano on 1/21/2018

This Single-Family in Norton, MA recently sold for $575,000. This Colonial,Farmhouse style home was sold by Betsy Graziano - William Raveis Delta Realtors.


262 S. Worcester Street, Norton, MA 02766

Single-Family

$599,000
Price
$575,000
Sale Price

12
Rooms
4
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Originally built in 1900 this stunning renovated antique has been completely updated but retains some of the original charm. The home has an open floor plan w/ an easy flow from the generous interior rooms through to the large exterior space. There is a gracious front porch with comp. deck & beadbd. ceiling which wraps around the front & into the kitchen. From the din. rm & fam. rm you have access to the huge rear deck for grilling, entertaining & to enjoy the ingrnd.saltwater pool/gazebo.The kitchen is cabinet packed with gran.ctr., SS appliances includ. double ovens. There is a large, sun filled eating area as part of the kitchen for family meals & a din. rm open to both the liv. rm & fam rm for larger gatherings. The step down family room offers a gas fireplace, window seat and pocket doors leading to the study. Master w/ huge cath.ceil., en suite bath w/ jacuzzi, 3 other large bdrms,1 with en suite plus a nursery/2nd study. Hdwds throughout, 2nd floor laundry. Quick access to 495.

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Posted by Betsy Graziano on 1/11/2018

This Single-Family in Gloucester, MA recently sold for $629,800. This Contemporary style home was sold by Betsy Graziano - William Raveis Delta Realtors.


11 Revere Street, Gloucester, MA 01930

Annisquam

Single-Family

$649,000
Price
$629,800
Sale Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
3
Baths
This gorgeous architect-designed custom Contemporary home is bright and airy. The flexible open floor plan is perfectly laid out for today's active lifestyles. The serpentine lines of the living room hold walls of glass, overlooking the expansive brick terrace. The well equipped kitchen has stainless steel appliances, pantry and overlooks the dining room. The large family room features an adjacent home office. The master bedroom suite has cathedral ceilings, walk-in closets and cedar closet. Multiple French doors lead out to the grounds, which are a gardener's delight. Mature specimen plantings, granite outcroppings, elevated playhouse and garden shed. Short walk to association Pasture Beach. Convenient to Annisquam Village, Lobster Cove and Yacht Club.

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