Margaret O'Sullivan's Blog

Posted on 11/30/2020
Great Mortgage Options to Consider
Photo by Mastersenaiper via Pixabay When it comes to financing your home, you have a several mortgage options available. Each type of mortgage offers different advantages, so be sure to do research before applying. Below are some of the most popular types of mortgages borrowers may consider. Conventional Loans A conventional loan is a mortgage not insured by...
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Posted on 11/23/2020
Create Outdoor Living Spaces
Photo by Sonnie Hiles on Unsplash You can extend your living area by activating your outdoor spaces. Whether your yard is large or small, you can create a spot to entertain, read, or just relax with these tips: Seating Most outdoor spaces can accommodate some type of seating option. If you’re working with a smaller porch space, try...
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Posted on 11/16/2020
How to Select a Luxury Home Location
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay If you are ready to move into a luxury home. You'll find options in most locations in any state you desire. Before you choose, especially if you plan on moving to another state, you should first tackle some other questions. Work Do you need to keep working to enjoy the lifestyle you have...
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Posted on 11/09/2020
Buyers: How to Avoid Hindsight Frustrations
Photo by GaudiLab via Shutterstock In the rush and excitement to find the perfect home and make it yours, there are some things best learned beforehand rather than through hindsight. Here are some suggestions from first-time homebuyers that would have made the entire process less challenging. Know where you stand. If you plan to buy a home, even...
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Posted on 11/02/2020
Things You Need to Consider Before You Attend a Home Showing
You know you want to pursue a home, and as such, likely plan to attend lots of house showings in the near future. Before you check out a residence in-person, however, it generally is a good idea to prepare as much as possible. That way, you can use a home showing to learn about a residence, evaluate a house's...
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Posted on 10/31/2020
Another Property Sold - 200 West St, Reading, MA 01867
THIS MOVE IN READY Classic COLONIAL is a MUST SEE. The Front to back FIREPLACED LIVING ROOM is perfect for ENTERTAINING and family time. The EAT IN KITCHEN is OVERSIZED with an island, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES and opens to both a SCREENED IN BACK PORCH and your FAMILY ROOM. The first floor is completed by an UPDATED HALF BATH. The second floor has 3 BEDROOMS, 2 BATHS and YES, LAUNDRY! The MASTER SUITE has a large WFH area, BEDROOM, a WALK-IN CLOSET, a SECOND FULL CLOSET and your MASTER BATH! The LOWER LEVEL BONUS ROOM with built in bar has plenty of space for hanging out or working out. Outdoors offers room for fun &...
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Posted on 10/29/2020
200 Martins Landing #404, North Reading, MA 01864 is now new to the market!
NORTH READING'S PREMIER 55 + Community is just listed!! Perfect SINGLE LEVEL Jensen style home with 956 square feet of living space. Your SUN-FILLED living area opens out to a private balcony. The large EAT-IN KITCHEN is part of the OPEN CONCEPT main living area and features GRANITE COUNTERS and STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES. The home features HARDWOOD FLOORS and stunning crown and panel molding details. There is a Separate OFICE / DEN, and a FULL SIZE WASHER/DRYER. The MASTER SUITE is spacious and features a WALK-IN CLOSET and private bath with walk in shower. All of this in a QUIET COMMUNITY with easy access to all MAJOR HIGHWAYS,...
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Posted on 10/26/2020
Renovations with a Large Budget
Image by Alex Qian from Pexels Even higher-end homes need renovation after so many years. Fashions go out of style and things get worn out. If money is not an object and the sky is the limit, you can do beautiful things with a remodel. However, if you are remodeling because you are ready to sell your home,...
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Posted on 10/19/2020
11 Easy Ways to Make a Small Room Look Bigger
You may lament the lack of space if you're in the process of decorating a small room, but there are plenty of reasons why small is better: small spaces are easier to decorate, easier to keep clean, and easier to organize. These simple tips will help you make a small room look bigger without breaking the bank. Clear...
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Posted on 10/15/2020
17 Leland Road, North Reading, MA 01864 is now new to the market!
This CHARMING COTTAGE style home is located on a QUIET STREET with QUICK ACCESS to MAJOR HIGHWAYS. The PRIVATE YARD is perfect for today's lifestyle. Enter the home to a SUNNY LIVING SPACE with a COZY WOOD STOVE. Your KITCHEN features WHITE CABINETRY, a SIZEABLE EATING AREA and opens onto a LARGE DECK overlooking the FABULOUS YARD. The FIRST FLOOR is completed with a BEDROOM, HALF BATH and WFH space. Upstairs you have two more BEDROOMS with AMPLE CLOSET SPACE and a FULL BATH. Updates include NEW ROOF 2020 and NEWER HEATING & WINDOWS. Don't miss your opportunity for HOMEOWNERSHIP in one of Massachusetts FINEST...
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Posted on 10/12/2020
Are You an Ambitious Homebuyer?
An ambitious homebuyer goes above and beyond the call of duty to find a great residence at an affordable price. As such, this individual is better equipped than others to streamline the homebuying journey. Anyone can become an ambitious homebuyer. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you seamlessly discover your dream residence. 1. Create Homebuying...
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Posted on 10/05/2020
A Quick Guide to Conforming Loans
Image by InspiredImages from Pixabay When you plan on getting a mortgage, you have some choices. There are conventional, FHA, VA and other options. One term you'll likely hear is a conforming or a non-conforming loan. If you aren't sure what that means, you could end up confused about the kind of loan you're actually getting for your...
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