Christina Martinez - WEICHERT, REALTORS® - Briarwood Real Estate



Posted by Christina Martinez on 1/14/2021

There are many state-of-the-art smart home devices at your disposal. At the same time, there is no shortage of vendors that sell smart home devices in cities and towns nationwide.

Ultimately, it is a good idea to shop around for a smart home device. If you evaluate a variety of smart home device vendors, you can boost the likelihood of finding gadgets that fall in line with your budget. Plus, you could lay the foundation for a partnership with a vendor that can fulfill your smart home device needs for years to come.

When it comes to choosing a smart home device vendor, challenges may arise. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to differentiate an exceptional smart house gadget vendor from an average one, such as:

1. Check Out Customer Reviews

Googling a vendor enables you to learn all about this business and its brand reputation. Perhaps best of all, it may allow you to assess customer reviews to help you understand what it is like to buy smart home devices from a particular vendor.

You should try to avoid developing your opinion of a vendor based on a single customer review. Instead, read multiple customer reviews, and you could gain the insights you need to determine if a vendor can help you acquire the best smart home gadgets at the lowest prices.

2. Browse a Vendor's Inventory Closely

New smart home devices are becoming available every day. Meanwhile, a vendor that fails to update its smart house gadget inventory accordingly may struggle to satisfy customer requests for the latest and greatest devices.

As you conduct a search for smart light bulbs, smart robot vacuums or other smart home devices, assess a vendor's inventory. This allows you to see if a vendor offers best-in-class smart home devices, basic models or a combination of the two. Furthermore, once you review a vendor's smart home device selection, you can find out if this business offers the right gadgets based on your individual needs.

3. Test a Vendor's Expertise

Let's face it – shopping for smart home devices may prove to be a long, arduous process. Differentiating one smart house gadget from another may be difficult. Also, if you fail to weigh the pros and cons of myriad smart house devices, you risk making a poor smart house gadget selection.

Generally, it helps to work with a vendor that employs smart home device experts. If you visit a vendor's brick-and-mortar location or shop online, you should be able to reach out to smart house device experts at your convenience.

If you find a vendor fails to offer sufficient client support, you may want to look elsewhere for smart home devices. Or, if a vendor employs first-rate smart house device experts, you may want to purchase a broad array of smart house gadgets from this business.

Conduct an in-depth search for smart home gadgets. That way, you can shop with a vendor that can help you acquire terrific smart home devices that may serve you well both now and in the future.





Posted by Christina Martinez on 1/13/2021


136 Chauncy Street, Mansfield, MA 02048

Multi-Family

$449,900
Price

2
Units
1,729
Approx. GLA
PERFECT FOR AN INVESTMENT OR OWNER OCCUPIED! THIS PROPERTY IS WALKING DISTANCE TO THE COMMUTER RAIL & BOAST NEW VINYL SIDING, NEWER 30 YEAR ARCH ROOF, NEW BULKHEAD, NEW FRONT DOOR, 2 NEW FRONT PORCHES, VINYL WINDOWS, 2 - 125 AMP ELEC PANELS, 1ST FLOOR HAS PTW DECK, 1ST FLOOR IS NEWER THAN 2ND FLR BUT BOTH UNITS ARE IN NICE SHAPE & SHOW WELL, 2 BDRMS ON EACH FLOOR, BELOW MARKET RENTS, SPACIOUS BACK YARD, CLOSE TO SHOPPING, HIGHWAY AND MORE! PROPERTY BEING SOLD IN AS IS WHERE IS CONDITION NO EXCEPTIONS, PROPERTY BEING SOLD WITH TENANTS IN PLACE, LIMITED SHOWING DAYS TUES & SAT (TIME RANGE CHANGES WKLY CALL LIST AGENT)
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses






Categories: Price Change  


Posted by Christina Martinez on 1/7/2021

If you decide you're ready to purchase your dream house, you should submit a competitive homebuying proposal from the get-go. Otherwise, you could risk missing out on the opportunity to acquire your ideal residence.

Submitting an offer to purchase your ideal house that meets the expectations of a property seller can be simple. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you craft a competitive offer to purchase your dream house.

1. Examine the Local Housing Market

The price of a home in a big city may prove to be much higher than the price of a comparable house in a small town. Much in the same vein, a housing market that features an abundance of sellers is likely to be far different from a market that includes many buyers. However, if you assess the local housing sector closely, you can identify real estate market patterns and trends and craft your homebuying proposal accordingly.

Oftentimes, it helps to look at the prices of recently sold houses in the city or town where you want to live. You also may want to find out how long these homes were available before they sold. That way, you can differentiate a buyer's market from a seller's one and put together a competitive offer to purchase based on the present's real estate sector's conditions.

2. Analyze a Home's Age and Condition

A brand-new home may prove to be more expensive than an older house that is in need of major repairs. Comparatively, a recently renovated house is likely to be a great choice for buyers who want to avoid property repairs, while a "fixer-upper" home may be a top option for those who are ready to tackle property repairs on their own.

As you analyze a home's age and condition, you should consider how much you are willing to pay for this residence. It sometimes helps to consider potential home upgrades and repairs that may need to be completed. And if you evaluate possible home improvement costs, you can account for these expenses in your offer to purchase.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent is a homebuying expert, and his or her goal is to ensure you can acquire a great house at an affordable price. Thus, if you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can put together a competitive offer to purchase in no time at all.

Typically, a real estate agent will offer housing market insights that you may struggle to find elsewhere. And when you're ready to submit an offer to purchase your dream home, a real estate agent will help you craft a homebuying proposal that is sure to get a seller's attention. Plus, a real estate agent will negotiate with a seller's agent to help you get the best price on your ideal house.

Ready to submit an offer to purchase your dream home? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can put together a competitive homebuying proposal and quickly accomplish your homebuying aspirations.





Posted by Christina Martinez on 12/31/2020


136 Chauncy Street, Mansfield, MA 02048

Multi-Family

$459,900
Price

2
Units
1,729
Approx. GLA
PERFECT FOR AN INVESTMENT OR OWNER OCCUPIED! THIS PROPERTY IS WALKING DISTANCE TO THE COMMUTER RAIL & BOAST NEW VINYL SIDING, NEWER 30 YEAR ARCH ROOF, NEW BULKHEAD, NEW FRONT DOOR, 2 NEW FRONT PORCHES, VINYL WINDOWS, 2 - 125 AMP ELEC PANELS, 1ST FLOOR HAS PTW DECK, 1ST FLOOR IS NEWER THAN 2ND FLR BUT BOTH UNITS ARE IN NICE SHAPE & SHOW WELL, 2 BDRMS ON EACH FLOOR, BELOW MARKET RENTS, SPACIOUS BACK YARD, CLOSE TO SHOPPING, HIGHWAY AND MORE! PROPERTY BEING SOLD IN AS IS WHERE IS CONDITION NO EXCEPTIONS, PROPERTY BEING SOLD WITH TENANTS IN PLACE, LIMITED SHOWING DAYS TUES & SAT (TIME RANGE CHANGES WKLY CALL LIST AGENT)
Open House
Saturday
January 02 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
all guest will be required to register when signing in per covid regulations for tracing if ever needed masks are required and 6ft distance protocols
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Location: 136 Chauncy Street, Mansfield, MA 02048    Get Directions






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Posted by Christina Martinez on 12/31/2020

Your outdoor lighting is perhaps one neglected area of your home. For both safety and beauty, the outdoors deserve a certain amount of attention when it comes to lighting. There are plenty of ways that you can make your outdoor lighting both welcoming and practical.


Layer It


Just as you would inside your home, you should try to layer your lighting. To do this, you should include many different kinds of lighting especially lighting that brightens the outside walls of the home, highlights landscaping elements, and even some overhead lighting.


Use Decorative Lighting


Decorative lanterns and lamps are an easy way to add lighting to your outdoor spaces. You can let them stand on their own, spread them out, or you can group them and line them up in certain areas like a wall or a table. Candles are also a great way to multi-purpose practical lighting with decorative lighting. 


Light Your Steps


It’s important to provide adequate lighting on stairs and decks. Anywhere that people can trip is a place that needs adequate lighting. Solar powered lights are perfect for these uses.


Use String Lights


String lighting hung overhead can be perfect for courtyards, decks, roofs, or even trees and shrubbery. If you don’t have anything to hang string lights from, you can always get creative using posts and planters. This is a great non-permanent solution for you to have some pretty lighting available.


Don’t Draw Too Much Attention To Your Property


While you want adequate lighting on the outside of your property, you also don’t want to draw attention to an area of your yard. The whole neighborhood doesn’t need to know that you’re out on your deck, hanging out. Choose lighting that provides an inviting glow without an overpowering brightness.            


Use Table Lamps


You may have thought that table lamps are only for the indoors, but think again. Your outdoor setup can be the same as your indoor setup. Put table lamps down on your outdoor tables for adequate illumination. Be sure that the lamps you’re using are rated for the outdoors. 


If you use the right techniques and always be sure that you’re following safety protocols,  you can find success with your outdoor lighting scheme. When your home is properly lit, the best part is that you’ll be able to enjoy the outdoors of your home much more thoroughly during seasonable times. You’ll also have an increased sense of security and comfort in and around your home. It’s well known that burglars are deterred from intruding on well-lit properties. Set up your outdoor lighting right and get the outdoor season off on the right foot.




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