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Happy House Hunting Begins Here! ToTally Tally refreshed! That’s how T you’ll feel when you get away to this newly renovated, warmly decorated 3 BR condo in the best location in Mt. Washington Valley. Set in the Intervale Valley next to the scenic vista with mountain views, gorgeous grounds, 57 acres shared conservation area and Saco Riverfront, this is a find for vacations or year round. $179,900 MLS#2785710

The PerfecT locaT loca ion To Build your waterfront home. It is very rare to find a large waterfront property. With 6 wooded acres & over 700 feet of water frontage on Lower Kimball Pond, you are assured privacy. Watersports at your fingertips & the skiing, shops & restaurants of North Conway just a short drive away. Truly the best of all worlds. $219,000 MLS#2788111

NICELy ICEL UPDATED 3 BDRM, 2 Bath ICELy home tucked back in a quiet North Conway neighborhood. The open kitchen/living/dining area is great for entertaining. Features bamboo flooring, freshly painted interior, gas fireplace w/beautiful stone surround,woodstove,2 living areas, deck w/ seasonal views of the Moats, large level lot. A great primary/ vacation home $189,000 MLS#2756085

BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION from a high end builder. Bright open concept with hardwood floors and 2 huge decks to soak up the views. With 5 ski areas, 3 ponds and Silver Lake nearby, you will definitely want to bring your skis and water toys. Mt. Washington Valley, with its 4 seasons of fun, will be right at your fingertips. $209,000 MLS#2740931

BriGhT, T, sP T Pacious condo next to the Ellis River, Cross Country ski trail and National Forest has access to the most beautiful private swimming hole and tennis courts. Enjoy your comfortable 3 bedroom, 3 bath unit with 2 fireplaces; rent the 2 BR, 2 bath lockout apartment, or use it for extended family and friends as one terrific, big vacation place. $179,900 MLS#2787944

MoTivaT iva ed seller! Open concept ivaT 3 bdrm, 2 bath vacation or primary home with beach access on pristine Ossipee Lake. BRAND-NEW ROOF. Skylights throughout and an attached sunroom make this light filled and spacious home a real value! $199,900 MLS#2780419

a away froM iT all yeT sTill close To everyThinG. New ten lot subdivision with spectacular views to Mt Chocorua from each of the private, 2 acre lots. Easy access to route 16 means easy access to 5 ski areas, numerous lakes and the restaurants and shopping of North Conway. Underground utilties, paved roads and cleared lots...purchase and build today. $110,000 MLS#2777138

BeauTiful views froM aTTiTash T Tash To MT. T washin T. w GTon from this spacious, very well maintained 3 bdrm, 2 bath chalet. With 2 lots of record, this property offers many possibilities. Features an open floorplan great for entertaining, stone hearth, decks facing the views, a/c, family room surrounded by windows, 5 Rinnai space heaters & a 2 car garage. $364,900 MLS#2778547

seller is only offerinG 1 of These 2Br r 1Ba coTTa TT Ges a TTa aT This new Price. The developer of this Madison PUD community is on site working w/new owners to ensure they get just what they want. Each TBB site has been carefully laid out for privacy. Farmer’s porch & full basement. Many options incl finished 2nd level & 2 car garage. Beach rights to Silver Lake. Price goes up after this one sells! $149,900 MLS#2779224

sweePinG MounTain Tain views T from this nicely upgraded 2BR Nordic lockout. 2 wood burning fireplaces, air conditioning in both units, newer appliances, great ammenities building with indoor & outdoor pools, onsite rental program and great rental history. Stay in one half and offset expenses by renting the other. $219,000 MLS#2775432

CUSTOM COUNTRy OUNTRy CAPE features OUNTR wraparound farmer’s porch, cathedral great room, fireplace, granite island kitchen, stainless appliances, terrific library/office with beautiful woodwork and french doors to deck, huge master suite with soaking tub and separate shower, spacious family room and heated two car garage. What more could you ask? It’s home! $379,900 MLS#2763599

coMPleTely uPdaT da ed & sPacious daT P Pacious 3000 sf contemporary w/in walking distance to beautiful Silver Lake. With sunlight pouring in, this home features renovated kitchen w/ granite counters opening to the dining & living area, wood flooring, gas log stove, 1st floor master w/bath, large bedrooms & plenty of additional play spaces for family & friends. $299,000 MLS#2780668

MAIN STREET • NORTH CONWAY, NH 03860 • (603) 356-5425 • (800) 322-6921 See every listing in Mt. Washington Valley at www.pinkhamrealestate.com E-mail: pinkham@pinkhamrealestate.com


Enjoy true New Hampshire living at Banfield Hollow Acres.

sPecTacular 4400 sf conTeMPorary with beautiful views on 5 private acres. Perched on a mountainside in low tax Hales Location, with all of its amenities, and just 5 minutes from North Conway village, this home features floor-to-ceiling windows to let the sunlight pour in, chef’s kitchen and huge 1st floor master suite. $849,000 MLS #2781015

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arGuaBly The BesT views in MT. washinGTon valley. This cedar log home features a master suite with sitting area & 2 balconies, chef's kitchen with hand crafted cabinets open to the main living area & the VIEWS! Finished walk out lower level with wet bar. Simply too many custom details to list. Close to all valley activities. your dream home awaits! $699,000 MLS#2787905

e 1 T! These beautiful single family as U Ph D O L town homes are ideal for enjoying SO primary or vacation living in the White Mountains! Located just minutes from Conway Village, offering Silver Lake and all Valley amenities, Now Phase II off Route 113 in Madison, NH.

Each building site has been carefully laid out for privacy. Two styles to choose from starting at $159,900 with many additional features available.

This like new, completely “turn key” freestanding Attitash PUD has it all. 3000 SF, 3 bdrm + huge bunkroom, 4 1/2 bath home w/ beautiful views to Carter Notch & just a short walk to the slopes at Attitash. Features 3 bedroom suites, 2 gas fireplaces, wood flooring, granite kitchen, open concept living, hot tub, garage and multiple decks. $599,000 MLS#2767703

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Attitash Realty Serving the Heart of Ski Country. . . Bartlett, Jackson and North Conway

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BeauTifully aPPoinTed sK sKi hoMe on aTTiTash. T Tash. Deeded trail access to the slopes, spectacular views, sports club membership and over 4000sf of living space with 4BR & 6BA. Tastefully furnished & ready to enjoy! (mls#2649094) Call Bob or Steve FMI $895,000

ea on counTry hoMe eaT On a classic New England road, this country home has undergone several upgrades including new kitchen, dining area and a sunny master bedroom with walk-in closet. Beautiful setting with a nice yard and a view to Mt. Chocorua. Minutes from King Pine alpine and XC skiing. (mls#2764677) (mls#2764677) $179,900

aTTiTash/Bear Tash/Bear PeaK. Next best T thing to owning a slope side home is one that you can walk to the slopes from. Recent upgrades make this 3BR, 2BA home a family home. Abutting lot avail. for added privacy or to build another home on. (mls#2730478) Call Steven Whitaker FMI $215,000

MT. washinGTon views froM charM char inG JacKson This 1.15 acre parcel offers a fabulous view toward Mt. Washington and the Presidential Range. A terrific setting for either a second home or a primary residence. (mls#2746056) $140,000

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enJoy sPecTacular Tacular MounTain T T Tain views to the south & west when you build your dream home on one of these fabulous lots. hook up to water, septic and underground utilities are a major plus - and BiG savings! each lot has driveway to cleared lot. Minutes to attitash & the saco river Beach. $145,000 (mls#2621474)

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uP on aTT a iTash T Tash It’s an easy walk to the ski trail from this spacious 3-bedroom plus loft townhouse. Bright and cheery inside, it enjoys a spectacular view to Carter Notch. A wonderful ski home for family and friends! (mls#2758638) $425,000

invesTors dreaM 19+ acres 1 mile to Attitash Base Lodge. Town water to lot, new gravel entrance driveway with turnaround. Several development options, location is EVER THING! (mls#2731212) EVERy Call Tony Rocco FMI $497,000

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alPine villaGe. Great location & level 1/2 acre building site make this an attractive option to build upon. Located between Attitash & Bear Peak you can walk off the ski trail and head home. An affordable option to building near ski area. (mls#2730517) Call Steven Whitaker FMI $74,000

alMosT 2 ac in sTillinGs GranT a Easy access with views of Hart’s Ledge, Mt. Tremont, Owl’s Cliff, overlooking acres of common land. On town road with underground utilities & community water to lot. Minutes to Attitash and the Saco River. Priced for quick sale. Call Tony Rocco cell: 603-387-5249 $99,900 (mls#2723329)

GiGanTic view of MT. G T washin w GTon and The PresidenTials from the living room, dining, master bedroom and deck of this architectdesigned Jackson contemporary. Quite a vacation home for family and friends! (mls#2745218) $415,000

sK in - sKi sKi sK ouT! On Attitash, this one-bedroom plus loft condo is a sweet location for skiers. Say goodby to a crowded parking lot and base lodge. For being trailside at a major ski area in New England, this is tough to beat! (mls# 2766390) $129,900

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PerfecT seT uP for The vaca ion hoMe or full TiMe vacaT residenT 3 plus bedrooms, 3 baths, large family room, close to school, skiing, Saco River, with great views, Stillings Grant neighborhood. $339,000 (mls#2747045) Call Tony Rocco anytime for more info.

now! your chance To live in BeauTiful JacKson! On a nice 1-acre lot priced low for quick sale. Just north of Jackson Village on Meserve Hill Rd in a beautiful small neighborhood. Possible views w/ clearing. Great setting for a new home in ski country. Call Tony Rocco for details 603-387-5249. (mls#2785765) $49,900

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Homes are elegantly situated on manicured lots from 1/2 acre to over 5 acres. Owner’s enjoy unlimited deeded golf on the panoramic Albert Zikorous designed 9 hole course, 4 memberships per lot are included in the $1500/ year associate dues. As an unincorporated township real estate taxes are extremely low, the average tax bill is ($1500- $3200) per year. Hale’s Location is surrounded by the White Mountain National Forest and adjacent to Echo Lake State Park. Conveniently located to 5 major ski areas, 3 rivers, 4 lakes, 7 golf courses and direct access for hiking, biking, rock climbing and x/c skiing. Easy access from Boston (2.5 hr drive) and points south via RT 16. If arriving by air only 75 minutes to Portland International Jet Port, or by charter plane you can fly into Eastern Slope Regional Airport in Fryeburg, Maine less than 20 minutes away. Homes from $599,000.

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EXCEPTIONALLY WELL MAINTAINED home features a brick fireplace, wood floors, sliders to deck overlooking large beautifully landscaped yard and gardens.Lots of space for play. Near the school and beach! (2783674) $158,900 - LOVELL

CONTEMPORARY three bedroom, 2.5 bath in Birch Hill. Super layout with eat in kitchen, cathedral ceilings and gorgeous fireplace. Central air, master suite with private deck and loft. Two car garage. (2783042) $269,900 - CONWAY

END UNIT TOWNHOUSE with carport at Eagle Ridge. This two bedroom condo is three levels or two full baths and a woodstove. Amenities include pool, tennis courts and access to hiking trails. Outside ski closet too! (2753253) $229,900 - Bartlett

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SOARING MOUNTAIN VIEWS from this three bedroom mountainside retreat. Newer tri-level fully furnished home offers lots of space and comfort for a crowd. Close to five beaches for summer fun! Includes abutting .81 acre lot for privacy. (2781927) $237,500-MADISON

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INCREDIBLE RENOVATED CAPE on nearly six acres of pasture with horse barn and outbuildings. two car garage with shop and another building heated with an overhead door. The home features wood floors, radiant heat on the first floor and an oversized screened porch. Possible subdivision of a lot for added value. This one has it all! For more detialed information including 30+ photos visit www.BrownfieldMaineRealEstate.com (2763263) $219,900 - BROWNFIELD

SUPER PRICED year round two bedroom cottage with deeded beach access just a walk away! Large five acre lot with possible subdivision. New forced hot water system, new well, new addition. Cathedral ceilings. (2784733) $134,900- BROWNFIELD

BANK OWNED and priced to sell! Large rooms throughout including spacious livingroom with brick hearth. 2BR 2BA. Wood stove and deck. Great location on private North Road in Conway yet located seconds from the village (2785070) 155,000 - CONWAY

HUGE FARMHOUSE in the heart of Conway Village. Four bedrooms. large bright rooms with high ceilings and many built ins. Finished 3rd floor with it’s own living area.Possible mutlifamily conversion w/approval. Huge barn! (2782870) $339,000- CONWAY

READY TO MOVE IN-TV’S INCLUDED! Spacious home, fully furnished with lots of built ins, new metal roof, newer hot water heater, cathedral ceiling. Includes separate shed with awnmower. Priced to sell! (2784707) $35,000- CONWAY

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BEAUTIFUL HOME! Three bedroom, two bath home finished with impeccable quality. Deck overlooks the Saco River with 160’ of river frontage.Large attached garage, cathedral ceilings,hearth and one level living (2779322) $399,000-CONWAY

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Features handicap entrance, sprinkler system and fully set up for a generator. Very solid home which has an open floor plan, brick hearth, top of the line Visman boiler. (2782734) $174,900-CONWAY

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LEVEL WOODED BUILDING LOT WITH SEASONAL VIEWS STUNNING PANORAMIC VIEWS MILLION DOLLAR MT. VIEWS! TO SOUTH. Expired two bedroom highlight this exceptional home with Adorable 2 BR home with attached septic approved. Great parcel for a vaulted ceiling LR with gas fireplace, carport and front porch on 2 acres features primary or vacation home, minutes top-of-the-line kitchen, breathtakopen kitchen/living with new cabinets and from North Conway village and the ing glassed in porch facing the view, flooring, wide doors for easy access, ef efski mountains. (2787186) $39,900 lovely master suite with jet tub and so ficient gas heat. Minutes to Route 16. x-c much more. (2778269) $774,900 ski from your yard. (2743852) $149,900 ELEVEN ACRES OF LAND READY FOR YOU TO BUILD ON. Driveway in, four bedroom ATE IEWS septic design in place, town water PRIV MT. V available and building site cleared. View to the west for beautiful sunsets. Could be more than one home. (2772718) $149,900 GREAT 3+ ACRE, LEVEL, WOODED BUILDING LOT with STUNNING MOUNTAIN VIEWS PICTURE PERFECT, PRIVATE sandy soil for reasonable excavahighlight this extremely well built COUNTRY SETTING with views tion costs. You’ll enjoy a convenient brick home. Fully finished lower level, to the Grover Cleveland house. Home location very close to Shawnee fabulous living areas, eat in kitchen, 2 is like new--just needs some finishing Peak Ski Area, Moose Pond, the fireplaces, woodstove, formal dining touches, but sellers is offering $5000 Saco River and Fryeburg village. area and gracious landscaped Conway credit towards flooring and finish (2770937) $59,900 setting. (2755697) $499,900 work. (2780122) $177,000

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Paradise Found ...

it’s called West Horizon Lodge on the eastern shores of pristine Kezar Lake’s Middle Bay located in Lovell, Maine. We are offering five dwellings, all new construction, in various stages of completion. Choose completely finished or layout and finish to your own taste. Finished unit has stone fireplace, open floor plan, hardwood and tile floors, premium appliances, granite counters, cherry cabinets, tasteful lighting.

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Every unit offers magnificent views of Kezar Lake and the White Mountains from inside and out. Other amenities include private dining room, boat slip, sandy beach, tennis court, manicured grounds and more. Kezar Lakeside living at its finest ... a place to make memories that will last a lifetime for you, your family and you friends. Come and see for yourself. Call right now to arrange a complete tour. Offered from $795,000 to $1,395,000

LOVELL - Pleasant Point Beaches and the lake are in sight from classic Kezar Lake condo-cottage with large screen porch, brick fireplace, monitor heater and solid pine paneling. Boat slip available, plus tennis court, swimming and fishing right out your door. $224,500

LOVELL – Kezar Lake – Nestled in tall pines on middle bay and just a few hundred ft from beautiful beaches. Charming 2BR, 2BA condo-cottage private & well maintained. Pine interior, cathedral ceilings, brick fireplace. May-Oct occupancy with association tennis court. Boat slip available.you’ll y you’ll know you’re in Maine! MLS#932557 $297,500

LOVELL - Affordable Classic Kezar Lake Condo Cottage located at Pleasant Pt. w/best sand beaches on the lake. Large screen porch, 1st floor bdr & loft – sleeps 6. Franklin fireplace, boat slip available, plus tennis court, swimming and fishing right out your door. Summer fun for the whole family at an affordable price. MLS#927002 $219,900

LOVELL - Rare Kezar Lake Building Lot on the west shore of upper bay with deep water frontage and dramatic Lake and White Mountain views. 115 feet of waterfrontage on one of Maine’s most pristine and beautiful lakes, with 1.1 acres of surveyed land and utilities at roadside. MLS#871797 $675,000

LOVELL – Lakeside Lodge w/guest cabin. 454 ft private Kezar Lake waterfrontage & beautiful mtn views on 38ac of private land. Living room facing lake with fieldstone fireplace. Large dining room and kitchen for holiday gatherings. Easy year round access & deeded rights to clay tennis court. MLS#931097 $1,450,000

KEZAR LAKE – Rehab or Replacement Opportunity – Old camp at water’s edge that literally overhangs the lake w/dramatic Lake and White Mountain views. Good candidate for rebuilding in-place w/ permit. Surveyed 1.1 acre lot w/180 ft of private lakefrontage on upper bay. A very rare offering call today! MLS#871792 $700,000

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STONEHAM - Don’t Miss This One! Affordable classic lakefront cottage with wrap-around screen porch & fieldstone fireplace. Sandy beach, grassy peninsula for lakeside cookouts w/exceptional mountain views – 321 ft of private frontage on Keewaydin Lake. New boat dock. Escape...Relax… and Enjoy! MLS#933449 $279,000

LOVELL - Waterfront Building Lot on Heald Pond. 2ac & surveyed with 265 ft of private waterfrontage & 368 ft year round road frontage on paved town road. Faces 600 acres of undeveloped conservation land on opposite shore. Wonderful location for year round vacation home w/ recreational opportunities for all four seasons. MLS#912033 $229,000

LOVELL–WESTWAy ESTWA S~KEZAR ESTWAy EZAR LAKE’S PREMIER UPPER PPER BA Ay LOCATION. Attractive, well maintained saltbox 3BR, 2BA, cathedral ceilings, hardwood & tile floors, screen porch, deck, full basement, furnished, lake view, mooring, boat slip, tennis court, recreation fields and more. A rare find and a reduced price too! MLS#923361 $650,000

CUTE VACATION V COTTAGE with deeded access to Lower Kimball Lake in Fryeburg. Affordable price for this vacation getaway, in need of finishing. This is a relaxed lakeside community – a great place for family, children and friends to spend the summer – 1000’ of south facing common frontage on the lake. MLS#936754 $74,900

STONEHAM - Dramatic mountain views and view of Kezar Lake from this 5.6 ac. approved building lot at Merrill Farm. Paved road and utilities at roadside, soils tested. Close to Kezar Lake. Keewaydin Lake. Heald Pond and Sunday River Ski Area. Perfect location for your vacation home. MLS#892466 $109,000

STOW TOW - Sunny Seven Acre Building Lot features an unobstructed panorama of nearby and distant mountain views. Gently sloping land with stone walls, a cleared home site and wooded areas. This property has been surveyed and utilities are at roadside – ready to build! MLS#829745 New Price $69,000

LOVELL – Comfortable country home with sunny south-facing deck on three acres of peace and quiet. If you love to garden you will be in heaven here. Convenient outbuildings incl a 2 car garage, tool shed and greenhouse. A finished basement with workshop, fam room, 1st floor office space make this a real value. MLS#891152 $199,000

STONEHAM - Unique & Very Affordable 3 bdr, 1.5 ba, furnished year round condo at Evergreen Valley, at the edge of the White Mountain National Forest. y you have to see to believe at this price. Neat & clean & furnished. New kitchen, gas fpl, laundry, deck. Very close to Kezar Lake. Relax & Enjoy no yard work! MLS# 937833 $79,900

SWEDEN – Wonderful custom cape on 3.7 acres with 3 large bedrooms, 2 baths, office/study, fireplace, attached garage, paved driveway, full basement and great yard. Quiet country road location with mountain views. MLS#918741 $229,900

NICEL ICELy y PRICED L LOVELL OVELL C CAPE APE!! Spacious, well constructed newer cape (2002) w/ attached 2 car garage, porch, decks, outdoor hot tub, aboveground pool, paved drive, full bsmt, FHW oil heat, formal dining rm, office, large kitchen & bedrooms, vinyl siding and low taxes. Close to Fryeburg and the Conways. MLS#920459 $259,000

LOVELL - Charming Seasonal Cape Style Cottage set among tall pines at the edge of an open field with glorious mountain views. Features solid pine paneled living room, brick fireplace & sunroom. Includes guest house with garage. Convenient Christian Hill Rd location on 10 acres of woods and fields. MLS#931707 $299,000

LOVELL - REDUCED PRICE ON AN AMAZING PIECE OF REAL ESTATE! Spacious log home built with superior quality and attention to detail. On 27 acres near Kezar Lake & Horseshoe Pond. Over 4000sf, 7BR 5BA. Oversized 2 car gar., bsmt. Open flat pasture and access to trails make this an ideal horse property. MLS#840288 $449,500

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Fabulous new 22 unit Condo Development with views to Mt. Washington and Mt. Cranmore. 2 and 3 BR units with hardwood, tile and carpet, large kitchen, 2.5 bath, gas fireplace, porch, deck, full basement and garage, customized to your own finishes. (2742413/2742523) Starting from $199,900

WONDERFULLY MAINTAINED, IN TOWN FRYEBURG. Bright, cheery LR with wood floors, open kitchen, nicely sized BRs, generous living space, screen porch, many nice details. Convenient to Academy and North Conway. (2789129) $199,900

DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY or Country Estate! 20.17 acres with dynamic mountain views abuts WMNF. 2 miles to Attitash. 8 home sites (subject to final town approval). Town water, some septic systems in place. (238867) $650,000

RECENTLY RENOVATED 4 BR, 2 BA HOME with new floors, appliances, paint and more, Very spacious floor plan, separate living and dining areas, great backyard, convenient location. A great home for 1st time home buyers! (2783300) $159,900

ENJOY THE QUIET CUTE, SPACIOUS, COZY NEW SPACIOUS, PRIVATE, REDECOMOUNTAIN SETTING with pool ENGLAND HOME with classic fea- RATED. Nicely furnished main level, and tennis from this sunny, 3 level tures and contemporary style. Recent 2 BR, 2 BA end unit. Economical Contemporary Townhouse featuring addition, energy efficient heating, beaumonitor heating, woodstove, large 2 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, large family tiful wood floors, great yard. Convenient storage unit in basement, landscaproom, 2 fireplaces, whirlpool tub, deck to school, library and North Conway ing and gardens, mountain views. and much more! (2729512) $179,000 area. (2748586) $167,900 (2741294) $159,900

GORGEOUS MT VIEWS! 4 BR, 3 BA, 4 season sun room, gourmet kitchen, 8-seat granite counter, oak/ ceramic flooring, 3-car garage, patio with hot tub, work shop. On 8.8 acres (7 more acres avail). Abuts National Forest. (2760638) $549,900

CIRCA 1825 +/- TASTEFULLY GORGEOUS, 2 LEVEL “SPIRAL AN AMAZING MOUNTAIN UP” 2 BR, 2 BA Townhouse. LR RENOVATED NEW ENGLAND SETTING! Meticulous, thoughtfully 5 BR, 2 BA country farmhouse with with gas fireplace, master suite with upgraded, gourmet kitchen, LR and whirlpool tub, deck, fabulous views. study with fireplaces, master BR with attached shed and 50x50 post and Dynamite rental program. Amenities loft, upscale baths, Jacuzzi room, 3-bay beam barn. 20x27 horse barn and include indoor/outdoor year round 50 acres (20 acres +/- of meadow). garage and incredible outdoor living pools. PRICED FROM $159,900 (2780150) $329,900 areas. (2787290) $539,000

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SPACIOUS, BRIGHT 3 BR, 2 BA CONT. SALTBOX with access to a sunny, sandy beach on the Saco River. Main level master suite, gas log fireplace, cathedral ceiling, porch with deck and full walkout designed to be finished. (2773926) $259,900

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RIVER VIEWS FROM EVERY ROOM. Fabulous, to be built, 3 BR, 2.5 BA Cont. on the river. Main level master, 2 BR on 2nd level, open loft overlooking Great room with gas log fireplace, full walkout lower level to finish. (2671916) $619,900

ENJOY THE BEACH AND SACO RIVER from this new, to be custom built Cont. 2-level, 3 BR, 2 BA with main level master suite, full lower level designed to be finished. Garage optional. (2739441) $279,900

SPACIOUS, BRIGHT, open with GORGEOUS 4 LEVEL CONT. 3.8+/- ACRE MEADOW WITH SPACIOUS 3 LEVEL custom gas log fireplace, lower level HOME HAS IT ALL. Mountain FABULOUS VIEW of Mt. STONEHURST TOWNHOME. in-law potential/master BR with views, 4 BR, 3.5 BA, hot tub, granite, Washington and Black Mountain. 3 BR, 2.5 BA and loft for ample livden. Wonderful setting with gardens tile, fireplace, master bedroom suite Underground utilities nearby. 2006 ing space is completely furnished and and privacy. Near North Conway, with huge closet and whirlpool tub, state approval for 4 BR septic. nicely upgraded with a/c, gas heat Fryeburg Academy. Minute walk to FR with woodstove, two 2-car garages, (Subject to Jackson Planning Board and hot water. On site rental, pool town beach. (2781291) $169,900 gazebos, gardens. (2723251) $675,000 approval.) (2767387) $299,900 and tennis. (2718900) $195,000

BEAUTIFULLY MAINTAINED home in wooded setting bordering a brook. Walk to Jackson Village! Rinnai heating, woodstove, 1 BR plus 2 lofts, large deck and 3 BR septic system. Expansion plans on file. (2756670) $169,900

VERY QUIET AND PRIVATE VERSATILE 3 BR, 2 BA HOME BRIGHT CONT. CAPE with 5.36 ACRES in Kearsarge with built by a master craftsman feasoutherly mountain views, comforttures one level living with blend of able open living space, gas fireplace driveway up to building site (ideal for interior hardwoods, , 28x28 2 story and hardwood floors, beautiful kitch- walkout lower level). Sunny exposure garage/workshop. May be used com- en, tiled floors and maple cabinetry. and westerly views of mountain peaks in the White Mountain National mercially with Route 16 frontage. Convenient to North Conway and (2758174) $239,900 Fryeburg. (2766433) $299,900 Forest. (2743334) $150,000

1 MILE FROM ATTITASH, terrific PRIVATE, RETREAT LIKE SETTING, guest cottage, woodshed, on-site rental management and super amenities for the whole family make organic gardens. 3 BR plus loft, 1.5 the Seasons at Attitash a desirable BA, open concept 1st floor living area, sunny walkout lower level. Great out- property for personal enjoyment and door living with large screened porch wonderful rental income. Many available from $134,900 and deck. (2765209) $349,900

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david r. haine real esTa TaT Ta aTe Located next to Laconia Savings Bank at the intersection of Routes 16 & 153 in Conway, NH

with 3 Bedrooms, 2 baths, hardwood floors, a large fireplace in the living room and a two car garage. Two Acre level lot and a four minute drive to Silver Lake. MLS# 2783842 $299,500

MeTiculously cared for 3 bedroom, 2 bath Cape style home looks brand new. The master suite has a gas fireplace and the bath also has a fireplace & hot tub. Walking distance to the community beach on Big Pea Porridge Pond. MLS# 2772939 $ 229,500

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with hardwood floors. Great for someone who wishes to have animals or use the barn for a workshop or storage. MLS# 2781859 $158,000

saco river – 500’ of fronTa T Ge on the Saco with 22 acres of fields & woods with a 40’x 62’ barn and a 1400 s.f. apartment. NH MLS# 2784521- ME MLS#939333 $250,000

close To all valley acTiviTies in norT nor h conway is this mobile home in very good condition (built in 2000) on its own lot with three bedrooms, two baths. MLS# 2783920 $99,500

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1: LOVELY HOME WITH MAJESTIC MOUNTAIN VIEWS! Get lost in your dreams with the antique home of the past brought into the future with a lovely addition & renovations completed in 2003. Fryeburg Academy school district, the quaintness of Lovell village and so much more. (2780587) $399,900 2: ENJOY THE LAZY, HAZY DAYS OF SUMMER... at this beautiful waterfront home with a large, sandy beach. 3 BR, 2 BA home features a large detached garage/workshop with guest quarters above, hot tub overlooking the water, and much more. (2754968) $355,900

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The White Mountain National Forest is your back yard; the perfect playground for hiking, biking, snowmobiling & x-c skiing. Pool & Tennis too!

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“Woodn’t” it be good ~ Wood has been a beloved design element in home interiors for centuries. But you don’t have to invest in expensive hardwood floors or put up with dated wall paneling to enjoy wood’s rich beauty in your decor. Logs are the latest, and not just in log homes. From glass tabletops perched delicately atop natural twig and branch bases, or a faux wood-grained area rug to plush throw pillows in fabric that mimics the grain of natural wood, you’re barking up the right tree by incorporating the look of log into your decor. ... continued on page 29

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spectacular pectacular 23+ acre mountaintop estate with phenomenal sweeping views from Mt Washington to Mt Cranmore! Walls of glass assure dramatic views throughout the home. inside this custom contemporary you will enjoy gourmet kitchen, luxurious vogue baths, oak & slate flooring, artistic wrought iron railing, large indoor pool with more views MLs#2766139 Contact stefan $1,600,000.

986 kearsarge road, north Conway

historic “Carroll reed” estate in Kearsarge surrounded by lavish lawns and perennial gardens. Charm throughout includes great room with majestic brick fire place, dining rm with fireplace & green house,large master bedroom with built-ins and fireplace. MLs#2785364 Contact stefan $419,900

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nestled over the town of Jackson with stunning views to the southwest. this renovated executive home is perfect for entertaining friends or as a year-round home. enjoy a charming and bright decor highlighted with hardwood floors, bead board ceilings, soapstone gourmet sub zero and wolf kitchen. MLs#2741534 Contact Paul $1,050,000

19 Crawford ridge

Mountain side ide at Bretton Woods, just steps from the ski trails! Large multi level 5Br, 4BA, contemporary with soaring ceilings, exceptional views of Mt Washington and the entire White Mountain range! Like new, original owner has just completely renovated, granite kitchen & wet bar, stainless appliances, hardwood floor, corian/tile baths & paint! MLs#2744094 For a showing, Contact stefan $649,000

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A true White Mount MountA A in estA stAte stA Ate with all the original elegance of years gone by. Centrally located in Kearsarge on a mature lot with large open porches & screened outdoor seating. having aving served one family well for many years, this home awaits its next chapter in life; which may include you! MLS#2784689 $315,000•Call Stefan

stunninG interVAL inter e VieW ie s ieW Premier location with great views to the ledges, price includes 3 bedroom septic, underground utilities. Beechwood at intervale. MLS#2657107 $85,000 • Call Paul

t oP o oF F the Wor orL L d in JACKson! 5 acre mountaintop building lot abutting the national ational Forest. Perfect for an executive ski home. Panoramic views from Mt. Washington to the Green hills. Walk to the ellis river. drive installed, approved 3 B Br r septic design. MLS#2713215 $339,000 • Call Paul

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FAB F ABuLous rent rentAL PotentiAL! new countertops, flooring, appliances. totally turn-key. Couple that with an t outstanding rental program in place and you have every investor/vacation homeowners dream! Centrally located near storyland and the world! MLS#2775396 $173,900 • Call Philip

ChAth A AM nh FA Ath F rM house unique White Mt. Farm house located in the quaint town of Chatham, ideal for horses & gardens. expansive home on 9+/- acres of pastures abutting national forest w/mt. views. Enjoy a piece of history in a well kept farm house; plenty of room for family & friends w/ in-law apt. MLS#2763703 $325,000 •Call Stefan

eXCePtionALLy ALL WeLL CAred For ALLy contemporary chalet nestled in Bartlett minutes from Attitash & Cranmore. Well laid out floor plan allows open kitchen/ dining/living rm w/ large stone fireplace; Glass slider looks up to Attitash ski area. Fully furnished with all the amenities; a turn key home waiting for you! MLs## 2759356 $195,000 Call stefan

Ch r Min ChAr inG G & BriGht Country Condo neat eat as a pin & move-in ready. this two Br+ sleeping loft unit in intervale has great views, new fixtures & appliances, gas fireplace, washer/ dryer & comes with great furnishings. A Must see, Bartlett. MLS#2652529 $139,900 • Call Paul

this his JACK JACKson son rAn r nCh hAss MAny uPGrAdes and unique features that are a must see! Great sauna room and hot tub, sunroom and deck that looks out to the backyard mountains. Access to ellis river iver and cross-country trails. MLs#2742566 #2742566 $239,900 Call Brian

ChAr r Min inG G MAdison MA dison CAP CAPe e on 5 ACres. Bright, 2Br, 2BA home with re-finished hardwood floors, gourmet kitchen, home office and workout room with sauna. relax on the deck or patio and enjoy the beautiful perennial gardens and fish pond. new ew Listing! $274,900 Call Brian

2 ho hoMes es For or the Pri riC Ce oF 1 Community access to the saco river from these two Bartlett Village homes. Five bedrooms and three baths. Woodstove, master bedroom, secluded lot, oil & gas heat. Great potential for income and appreciation! new Listing $189,000 Call Paul today!

r APPutAK ut on LoV utAK oV eW oV W eLL Pond Luxurious lake house living in pictur picturesque western Maine. A magnificent 5 bedroom home with 2 master suites, 3 fireplaces, screened porch & large deck looking out to the lake. easy access to the sandy beach, docks, recreational building, tennis and more. MLS#2782053 $549,900•Call Shawn

JACK son C JACKson ChAL ALet et W With in-LAW APArtMent this his charming 4B 4Br r home has lower level in-law apartment with a small kitchenette 3/4BA + 2BRs. Upper unit has a great room with winter views, woodstove. full kitchen, large deck, full bath & 2 more Brs. MLs#2748593 $244,900 Call Paul

Pro roFitABL itABLe L itABL LiV V e -in in siLVer er LAK e Business Madison convenience store with excellent fuel sales and a small café. Potential for expanded retail income. Plus a very attractive 4 bedroom, 2 bath apartment on 2nd floor. Walk to silver Lake. Financing or Lease options. MLS#2776593 $650,000•Contact Bill

GreAt At LoCAtion! A CA GreAt At PriCe! A on the banks of the ellis river and within walking distance to sstoryland in Glen, nh, this furnished 2 bedroom 2 bath condominium is MoV Mo e-in reAdy! A Ady! MLS#2703210 $119,500 • Call Paul

Gre reAt A G At Go oLF Course Course C Condo ondo Beautiful top floor end unit across from story Land. new hardwood floors and stainless steel appliances. serene mountain views. t tranquil river sounds from the ellis river. Free golf charter membership included, tennis & pool. MLS#2772022 $159,900 • Call Shawn

2 FAM FAMiLy Ly CLA ssiC neW enGLAnd Ly FArM house in Bartlett Village a mile to Attitash & 15 mins to Bretton Woods. snow mobile, XC ski, hike, swim in the saco. Great farmers porches, plenty of space and tons of potential. rent one unit and live in the other. A sound building in need of updating, a really great investment! MLS# 2778585 $125,900 • Call Paul

GreAt At GLen LedGe hoMe A room oom for friends & family. Bright, charm charming 3Br 3BA home has a designer feel right down to the upscale furnishings. Beautifully maintained property in great neighborhood, oil heat & woodstove. Walk out lower level has in-law set-up with separate entrance & full bath. MLS#2764927 $279,900 • Call Paul

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The Lighter Side of Nature-Inspired Home Decor

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You don’t have to spend a dime to bring this trendy yet timeless material into your home, either. Simply take a stroll in the woods, gather some eye-catching branches, bring them home, tie with your favorite colored ribbon and use them as an accent piece above mantles, windows or doorways.

Way to do a wall ~ Wall murals have been around

for thousands of years, and the latest twist on nature-inspired murals is bold. Forget the walls of idyllic woodland scenes that were ubiquitous during the 1970s. Modern nature-inspired murals amplify the graphic qualities and bright hues found when you take a closer look at Mother Nature’s artistry. Zoomed in close-ups of a pebble-filled beach, bright green bamboo stalks and graceful birch trunks turn familiar natural scenes into graphic design elements that emphasize color and pattern. Each look adds a unique touch of nature-inspired drama to a room’s design. You’ll find all three murals for just $99 at www.DecorPlace.com, which sells easy-to-install wallpaper murals.

Whimsy away ~ Some nature-inspired decor is anything but serious. From parchment votive holders made out of real

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Gorgeous TimberPeg Post & Beam Home on 27 Acres of open fields and woods with mountain views, southern exposure and a very private location. The interior features an excellent use of space with an open floor plan highlighted by a massive stone fireplace. Attention to detail in construction is evident throughout this home. Additional land is available separately or as a package. Call for details! (2761926) $549,900

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Surrounded by views of the White Mountains and local foothills, Kezar Lake is considered one of this country’s most beautiful lakes. Come enjoy the slow, relaxed pace of the small rural town of Lovell.

Contemporary style and convenience with an air of simplicity make this lakeside retreat perfect for anyone seeking peace and natural beauty. Separate bedroom and bath areas lend themselves to group gatherings. Open concept design with large windows allows natural light and the view of the lake, woods and mountains to be a constant companion. Come see this unique lakeside home. Just three hours north of Boston and only 1½ hours from Portland. You’ll be glad you did! Property offered for sale at $879,000 with most furnishings included.

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Congratulations to White Mountain Board of REALTORS Honor Society recipients & Affiliate Member Honor society recipients

This year’s White Mountain Board of REALTORS - REALTOR OF THE YEAR is Jim Lyons of Select Real Estate. The honor is well deserved as Jim is a true advocate of REALTOR spirit and is dedicated to the REALTOR community not only on the local level but also on the state & national levels as well.

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White Mountain Board of REALTORS has given the high honor of the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT award to Dick Badger of Badger Real Estate. Dick has been a quintessential part of Real Estate in the Mt. Washington Valley since 1962. In 1965, Badger founded Badger Realty in North Conway, which has been in the same location for the last 44 years. As the real estate industry has moved into the era of technology, Dick was excited for the changes and embraced every learning opportunity he could access to stay on top of the leading edge tools available to him.

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OSSIPEE LAKE FRONTAGE FOR $119,900? YOU BET! 3+BR home in Freedom, with a separate non-buildable lot on the lake, just 2/10 mile from the house. Not just a handyman special, but you won’t find cheaper water frontage anywhere on Ossipee Lake. (2776076) $119,900

SPACIOUS LINdERHOF CHALET with 3 plus bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, a huge living room, 2 decks, and a great sports club including golf, tennis and swimming at your doorstep. Close to Story Land & Attitash. (2647617) $269,900

FORMER B&B this 6 bedroom home has been updated with a sprinkler system, 5 baths, and updated systems. It is located near Mt. Cranmore, with beautiful frontage on Kearsarge Brook. Use as a home, B&B or rooming house. (2748573) $269,900

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY: Growing specialty gift shop in prime North Conway Village location. $15,000 plus inventory with attractive multi-year lease. BIRCH HILL CAPE If you have a large family or lots of guests, this 4 bedroom 4 bath home off West Side Road has 2600 sq. ft. of breathing room. 2 car garage, screen porch, family room, exercise room, and many updated features. (2772274) $299,900

2.46 ACRE LOT ON GLEN LEdGE with beautiful mountain view potential. Southeast exposure. Active 4BR septic approval. $129,900

THIS CEdAR CREEK 2+BR CONdOMINIUM has 3 ½ baths, central air conditioning, a retractable sun awning, a full finished lower level, and fully furnished to boot. Impeccably maintained. Pool and Tennis court on premises. (2753334) $199,900

GREAT LOCATION close to North Conway Village with this 3+BR, 3BA Intervale home. Brick fireplace, large deck, 2 bonus rooms, family rm & garage. Community pool across the street. Beautifully maintained and extensively updated. (2765068) $239,900

MT. WASHINGTON VIEWS from this 2+BR 2BA condo close to Attitash/Bear Peak Ski Areas. Partially finished lower walk-out level with a family room, living room with woodstove, private master suite, and sleeping loft. (2783881) Great price at $229,900

CUTE ANd COZY one bedroom plus loft A-frame chalet in Intervale. New roof, new wiring, new deck, freshly painted inside and out. Great low cost option for a vacation retreat. $119,900


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ANTIQUE COLONIAL HOME IN A GREAT CHOCORUA LOCATION. New shingled roof, rebuilt brick fireplace and deck highlight this home with most of its original features. Attached shed in back and screen porch are pluses! Priced to reflect work needed. (2777767) $79,900 Call Margie MacDonald• 603-520-0718

UNIQUE ANd CHARMING HOME NESTLEd IN THE WOOdS. Large master BR with bath & 1790s English chestnut antique beams. Wide pine floors. Sleeps 8-10. Great kitchen, large screen house, patio, spacious decks with hot tub, guest house, treehouse & playhouse. (2777313) $215,000 Call Jim Doucette • 603-986-6555

BRIGHT SPACIOUS 3BR, 3BA split level home with 2-car garage, 4-season sunroom & fully finished lower level with in-law apartment. Lovely back yard within walking distance of No. Conway village; short drive to Mt Cranmore. (2753627) $279,900 Call Lorraine Siebel • 603-986-9057

FORGET THE UNKNOWNS OF BANK OWNEd. Well cared for, movein ready & fully furnished 3BR home. Open LR w/cathedral ceiling, laundry/ utility room. New flooring, vinyl sliders & some vinyl windows + other recent improvements. Close to sandy beach. (2781730) $142,000

ONE MINUTE SIX SECONdS is how long it takes to walk to a sandy beach from this furnished Eidelweiss chalet! New roof in ‘06, new hot air furnace & gas “wood stove” in ‘07. Lots of space in premium location on quiet road. Living room upstairs & family room down. (2778991) $149,900

PRIVACY, BABBLING BROOK & SEASONAL VIEWS from large wraparound deck at this 3BR+ den Bartlett home on almost an acre. Living room w/ cathedral ceilings, fieldstone fp, lots of natural light, warming wood stove & open concept. 3rd level master BR. (2775383) $219,900

AMAZING 3BR WATERFRONT HOME with gorgeous Mt. Chocorua views, dock & swimming area & double lot. Bright kitchen, open floor plan, gas “wood stove,” finished basement w/family room, central A/C, wraparound deck & 24x24 attached garage. Fully furnished (2784999) $400,000

THIS BEST PRICEd 2BR, 2BA CONdO WITH PRIVATE REAR ENTRANCE HAS IT ALL! New carpet, new A/C unit, fully furnished & great rental history. Within walking distance to clubhouse with new pool & updated pool room. Only minutes to Attitash skiing, StoryLand & N.Conway (2742702) $134,900 Call Lorraine Siebel • 603-986-9057

LOVELY 19 ACRE PARCEL OF LANd with seasonal 1955 mobile home in good condition with attached enclosed porch, and open porch, three travel trailers, two outhouses and two storage sheds on a Class 6 road. Privately located and ideal for your new home or as a vacation retreat. (2780692) $89,900 Call Margie MacDonald • 603-520-0718

SELLER WILL PAY $5000 TOWARdS CLOSING COSTS! New 2BR cape in Eidelweiss with access to 5 ponds. Huge 1st floor master suite w/sitting area/office. Large 2nd floor BR with big bonus room. Full walkout basement + 1 car garage under. (2753149) $184,900 Call Jeana Hale • 603-520-1793

OPEN CONCEPT 3BR, 2BA home with cathedral ceilings, large deck and gas “wood stove.” Very well maintained. Low traffic area in quiet private setting. Access to beach on Big Pea Porridge Pond. Must See! (2741831) $197,000 Call Jim Doucette • 603-986-6555

BR, 2 BA CONdO NESTLEd IN THE WOOdS OF ECHO LAKE. Close to the national forest, Saco River and so much more. Come to the mountains to experience “a better life.” See you in North Conway! Easy access to all valley activities, restaurants, shops, slopes and much, much more! (2751768) $99,900 Call deb Phaneuf • 603-986-0335

ONE LEVEL LIVING IN THE HEART OF MAINE. If you are looking for the lakes and ponds, mountains and shopping, you can have it all! If you like museums and fine restaurants, enjoy a short ride to Portland (45 minutes). Many upgrades in 1992--roof, floors, furnace. Wow! (2780287) $144,900 Call deb Phaneuf • 603-986-0335

ENdLESS OPPORTUNITIES Route 16, Jackson location. 2 Homes! Commercial and/or residential possibilities. Take a look! Newly reduced price of just $289,500. (2729614) Call Gene Chandler • 603-356-9444

LARGE, SUNNY 4BR COLONIAL IN SANBORNVILLE VILLAGE Generous sized eat-in kitchen, fireplace, garage, gardens, paved drive and lots more. Walk to village and town beach. (2777144) $209,900 Call Jim doucette • 603-986-6555

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SILVER LAKE WATERFRONT 3BR, 2BA home in excellent condition. Private dock, deck off master bedroom & living room, hot tub room and 2-car garage. mls#2779290 $499,000 Call Roger Miller • 207-515-0793

Call david Grant 603-494-8485 or Info@NorthConwayRealty.com


Built in 1792 every president could have slept here. This well cared for and updated lovely antique home sits on 3.6 acres of perennial gardens and stone walls. This is truly a Heirloom Property. Being restored to feature many of its original charms. This 4BR home has a formal dining area, pantry, family room, office and many more spaces to explore. The original barn is in great working shape and ready for all your projects. As a bonus there is a sunny deck overlooking your fully fenced in-ground pool. mls#2783797 $429,000

sunny spacious & spotless. This great Penthouse unit at the Seasons has not been in the rental program. Features New carpets, Paint, Floors, 2 slim A/C unit’s, 2 New King Bd’s., and a huge loft. The new pool is in and assessment paid. Ready for your vacations this is turn-key. Enjoy Tennis, Swimming and all the White Mountains has to offer. mls#2766995 $219,900

Bear Village – Just minutes to Attitash and close to Bretton Woods this sunny unit at Bear Village is what you have been waiting for. Features 2 bedrooms and guest room. Master bedroom has huge bathroom and hot tub and great reading nook. Great for summer hiking & biking and moments to the ski area. This one is priced to sell! mls # 2783428 $189,900

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NEW LOW PRICE! Listed below all other spirals & this one has an extra bonus room! Its one thing to buy an investment unit at Nordic Village, but to buy this style is a rare opportunity. Stay & play or just sit back and collect cash. Views and loads of amenities! Skiing at various mtns, hiking, shopping & dining. Truly a great buy! mls#2776960 $159,900

linderhof golf Course -So close to Storyland, you can almost hear the train whistle! Check out this upper unit at the Linderhof Country Club. 2BR plus a bonus loft. Great stone fireplace and bright sunny deck! You can’t beat the golf Club for Family Entertainment. Golf, Swimming, Tennis. Moments to Jackson, Attitash & Wildcat. mls#2767454 $159,900

Pri riC Ced right and read readY Y to M Mo oVe into this adorable 3BR home in Conway was snapped right up. If you’re looking for another opportunity like this one, don’t hesitate to call me! If you’re a seller looking for results - here they are. time to get your house SOLD! mls#2784605 $129,900

Call Beth Canter today to start your real estate search or to inquire about any of these great Mount Washington Valley Properties. Go to CanterRealEstate.com where listings are updated daily, see additional pictures, take virtual tours and get info on every listing in the MLS.

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