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March 2015 | Vol 29 | Issue 3

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30 Mechanic Street, Foxboro, MA Office: (508) 964-5600 The Campos Homes Team

North Attleboro: Westwood Estates! 4 BR/4 baths, OFP, 3-season porch, 2-story foyer, gourmet kitchen w/double ovens, island, glass sun room, FR w/fireplace, master suite w/sitting room & bath, finished basement. $788,900

Foxboro: Reservoir Estates, 4BR/3 bath Colonial, landscaped, OFP, granite kitchen. Electrolux stove w/double ovens, S.S. appliances, deck, vaulted FR w/ fireplace, hdwds, FLR & DR, master suite w/ tray ceiling & spa tub. 2-car heated garage, C/A., $749,900

Foxboro: UNDER CONSTRUCTION Custom Mass Save energy home, 1.5 acre wooded lot, OFP, kitchen w/granite, .s.s. appliances, pantry, hdwds, deck, family room w/coffered ceiling, gas F/P, FDR w/wainscoting, tray ceiling, vaulted master suite $699,900

Foxboro: 4 BR/3 bath home in Stonehurst, landscaped corner lot, OFP, kitchen w/center island, granite s.s. appliances, deck, FR w/stone fireplace, FDR & LR, office w/ built-in cabinets. Master w/ vaulted ceiling, 4-zone FHA heat, AC alarm, hdwds, newer roof. $859,900

Foxboro: UNDER CONSTRUCTION: 4BR/3.5 bath custom built by Maystar! Open concept w/vaulted FR, gas F/P, built-in book cases, gourmet kitchen w/center island. 1st floor Master suite & 2nd master suite w/bath on 2nd floor, finished basement $869,900

Foxboro: Updated WATERFRONT home w/dock. 4BR/4 baths, OFP, kitchen w/ granite, center island, new appliances, FR w/ fireplace, hdwds, I/G heated pool, decks, master suite w/ Jacuzzi, Great Room w/separate stairway, fin. basement, C/A. $1,150,000

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ASSONET – Cape on 2.78 acres with 3 out buildings. Updated kitchen, living m w/hardwoods. 4BR, 2 BA. Detached garage. Plus 3 additional out buildings. $309,900.


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ASSONET – Antique Colonial. All updated. Kitchen, family rm w/FP, FDR, & LR. 1st flr lndry. 4BR, 3BA. C/A, irrigation. Front porch & deck. Double garage. $379,900.   

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ASSONET - Rare three family home in Historic Assonet Village! Walk up attic. New roof & boiler. Large lot, double garage. Freshly painted. Could be converted to a single family or a two family. $249,900.

ASSONET – Farmers Porch Colonial. Updated home w/Cherry kitchen, granite counters. Vaulted family rm opens to multi-level decks & patio. Pellet stove in front to back LR. 3BR, updated baths. Garage. $329,900.


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68 South Main Street Assonet, MA (Rte. 79 @ Exit 9 off Rte. 24) Nancy Borges

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FREETOWN - Spectacular Contemporary Cape. Large gourmet kitchen, over-sized FDR & LR. Double sided FP. Cathedral ceilings. 1st flr Master Suite. 3BR/3.5BA. Finished, walk-out LL. Triple garage. $699,900.


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BERKLEY - Contemporary. Four bedrooms. Three full baths. Kitchen w/granite & SS appl adjacent to fireplaced family rm. LR w/direct access to a sprawling deck. Cathedral FDR. Vaulted master suite. Central air & vac. Alarm. Three car garage. $384,900

LAKEVILLE – Waterfront! 230’ w/boat ramp. 1.63 acres includes 1800+SF Gambrel Colonial on the water, plus separate bldg. w/two 1BR apts, 5-stall gar & 1400SF currently used as office space. $599,900

TAUNTON: Bungalow completely updated. Kitchen w/granite, SS appliances, walk-in pantry. DR, high ceilings, LR & GR. 1st fl. master w/bath & walk-in closet. Brand new 2nd bath, 2 BR on 2nd fl. $239,000

WESTPORT – When we say on the beach “YOU ARE ON THE BEACH”!! Walk directly onto the beach sand. Property WAS approved to build a single family (on stilts).Start building memories at the Beach! $249,900.

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TIVERTON - DEEDED BEACH RIGHTS come with this recently renovated Contemporary Cottage. Spacious kitchen, MBR & spa baths. Excellent vacation retreat/investment or year round home. Needs some finishing touches. No flood insurance required. $374,900.

LITTLE COMPTON - Pristine Adamsville Village Colonial on a lovely 1.4 acre setting. Historic features and upgrades in keeping with the charm of yesteryear. Near beaches and amenities of the Southcoast. Minutes to Rt. 24 and Little Compton Commons. $349,900.

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Southcoast Looking East By Timothy Branco

Plymouth, MA

Living in Plymouth County Massachusetts Plymouth County Massachusetts is one of New England most attractive regions and continues to be a popular choice by homebuyers throughout Southern New England. The county is home to just over 500,000 residents with the highest concentrated in Brockton and the coastal communities from Hingham south to Plymouth and Wareham. The current population of Plymouth County is younger than other counties in the region with the median age of 41. Plymouth County's median household income is $73,825, and the average household net worth is $698,010. 52% of Plymouth County's populations are long-term residents having lived in their homes for more than 5 years. A View of The Region Plymouth County in Massachusetts is peppered with scenic ponds, pine forests, cranberry bogs, and beaches. The region offers residents an array of amenities and an excellent quality of life with easy access to the metro Boston market. Plymouth holds a place of great prominence in American history, folklore and culture, and is known as "America's Hometown." Plymouth was the site of the colony founded in 1620 by the Pilgrims, passengers of

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the famous ship the Mayflower. Plymouth is where New England was first established. It is the oldest municipality in New England and one of the oldest

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in the United States. The town has served as the location of several prominent events, the most notable being the First Thanksgiving feast. Plymouth served as the capital of Plymouth Colony from its founding in 1621 until the colony's merger with the Massachusetts Bay colony in 1691. While northern cities and towns in the county are somewhat densely populated most of Plymouth County consist of small towns with a great rural feel and lots of open space. South coastal communities

of Wareham, Marion, and Mattapoisett are as rich in history as Plymouth and offer some of the most pristine historical homes in Southern New England. Central county communities of Lakeville, Middleboro, Carver and Rochester have seen sharp increases in development and growth due to MBTA service in the region making the area much


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more accessible to points north and the greater Boston market. Plymouth county real estate trends continue to outpace many other regions in values, market stability with very broad selection of home choices in single-family residences and condominiums. There are fewer homes on the market, which is balancing the current buyer’s market with more of a seller’s market. This is making now a great time to buy and or sell in Plymouth County. Aside from home sales up and inventory down, home prices are also seeing

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an upturn. This is largely in part to fewer foreclosed properties on the market, allowing more bids on regularly listed homes. The median existing-home price jumped 10.1 percent from 2012 in the region and indications point toward more of the same moving forward.

A New Home Trend Today’s housing consumers are demanding new homes driving the construction industry south of Boston in Eastern Massachusetts. Housing Starts in 2014 increased nearly 13% in Southern New England, which includes single-family homes and condo’s; it is the largest rise in years in the industry in our region. What’s driving this boom is a growing need for homes that are more energy efficient and new designs that optimize space and living. While there are still plenty of homes on the market in the region, there are far less buyers willing to buy homes that require updating and major renovations. With the demands of life and time homebuyers today are opting for properties that are well maintained or new. Homes that are well maintained and priced correctly are currently bringing full priced offers and have far less time on the market than properties that require major updates. Builders for new homes are finding a better educated consumer looking for smaller homes with more features. A look at The Numbers By 2020 planners are predicting that 170,000

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new homes will be built statewide in Massachusetts with over 47% of them in rural Southeast Massachusetts cities and towns. With better tax incentives and development deals many companies

innovating design as well as better planned home communities. Homebuyers have more choices than ever in condos, single-family homes and duplex properties. The days of home developments with hundreds of properties have long been replaced today with smaller and more intimate designed communities with better space planning and home layouts. Condos are designed not only with pools Plymouth Plantation

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have relocated from greater Boston south and from out of state.The newest and most telling trend is the increase in north to south commuter traffic both on highways and public transportation. Southcoast Rail will finally work economically as a two way street, driven by steady growth in both population and industry in the Southern New England region.

A Look at The Marketplace Throughout Plymouth County there are a multitude of choices available for new homes and condos for buyers. Builders and developers throughout the region are introducing new


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but also community centers for gatherings and celebrations. Well-designed homes communities offer more open space and eco friendly recreational areas that offer buffer zones and more intimate living. Smaller developments also create a much better feel for residents. One thing is for sure, Plymouth County will continue to be a popular choice for homebuyers in the region.



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Home to the one of Southern New England’s finest country club and residential communities, the Bay Club encompasses 625 acres of rolling, forested terrain, championship golf, and sports complex. The community includes 6 residential villages of 175 home-sites, 200 acres of deed restricted open space and hundreds of acres of adjacent conservation land. Each home-site offers underground utilities including town water and sewer, electricity and natural gas, along with fiber-optic cable for telephone, cable and high-speed Internet access. Unique home designs provided by architects and builders are complemented by a home-site in the village of your choosing. The Bay Club is a gated community that offers a secure environment, homeowner’s association to ensure continued high architectural standards and captures the tranquility of its natural setting. With access to an array of recreational opportunities and professional instruction, including golf, racquet sports, fitness and pool, plus dining, cultural activities and special events, you will find it all within walking distance of your home. The Bay Club might just be the ideal setting for your life today and well into the future. For more Information, please contact Dave Andrews at 508-207-9232 or

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The Preserve is a luxurious, Nantucket-style development featuring 23 single-family homes located within the Bay Club at Mattapoisett. Homes feature 1,850 to 2,245 square feet of modern living space with deluxe amenities, including the privacy of the Bay Club’s gated community. Homeowners at The Preserve are invited to apply for membership access to the country club’s golf course, sports and fitness center, fine dining and other recreational activities, as well as close proximity by foot to Mattapoisett’s quaint harbor, scenic beaches and unique shops. For information contact SharonCiens:

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DIGHTON, MA New Construction and WATERFRONT on Cove Pond 2,500 SF Colonial features 4 bedrooms /2.5 Baths, open floor plan, large master suite, gourmet kitchen, granite counters, stainless, large family room, gas fireplace. Formal dining room, gleaming hardwoods throughout 1st Floor, 2nd floor laundry. Huge bedroom above garage, multi zoned natural gas heat & central air, Large deck overlooking pond. Fish, kayak, ice skate, swim. House will be ready in 30 days... $449,900

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Newport: 5th Ward Colonial. 4BR/2.5 baths, E/I kitchen, DR, Master Suite w/hdwds, LL Game Room w/access to backyard. Corner lot, off-street parking. $539,000

Tiverton: Wooded, landscaped. Radiant heat, Brazilian cherry flooring & staircase, copper gutters, 9' basement ceilings, huge back yard, patio. $729,900

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Newport: 5th Ward Colonial. Updated Kitchen, Bristol: New England Cape Cod on Cul-da-Sac, bathroom, utilities, windows & newer roof. Off street 2,144 sqft, great floor plan, 1st floor vaulted Master parking. Easy walk to shops, Salve $359,000 Suite, family room with vaulted ceilings and hardwoods, garage. $399,000

Bristol: Sun drenched 3/4 bed home located in the desirable Hopeworth Estates, this charm filled home is not to be missed! Optional beach association membership available. $389,900

Warren: Finished from top to bottom. Home sits at end of Cul-de-Sac. Irrigated, lower level finished w/ full bath, kitchen, FR, laundry, walk out. Great in-law potential. $264,900

Portsmouth: Centrally Located Near Quaker Hill. Well Maintained Ranch w/ HWs, Stone Fireplace, New Appliances, Siding, Windows & Roof. Cedar Closet, 1-car Garage, Fenced Yard! $284,000

Bristol: Completely rebuilt Cottage in 2007. Water views, hardwoods throughout, heated sun porch, beautiful new Kitchen with granite. Open floor plan. $299,000

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Providence - 2 bedrooms condo in the Armory District completely renovated last year. Association offers in-ground pool, laundry, storage and parking. Walking distance to Federal Hill and just minutes to Downtown. Text 6SlocumSt to 79564.

Westport - Captivating contemporary home on an excellent cul-de-sac with deeded access to the Devol Pond. Home was built in 1992 and it offers 3334 sq ft of living space with plenty of room to live a very comfortable life. Property sits on 1.4 acres of open land with woods beyond. Text 9IVY to 79564.





Tiverton - Great opportunity to 2.15 acres of land surrounded by marsh with some upland land on Shore Rd in Tiverton with water front access. No percs nor tests have been done. Buyer's to perform due diligence on gathering information. SOLD 'AS IS'. Text LandTIV to 79564.

Westport - Location! Location! Location! Wonderful memories are waiting to be created on this home in the heart of Acoaxet. Home offers expansive views of Buzzards bay and Cockeast Pond from most every room. Home has 6 bedrooms, 2.2 baths, in-law set-up, 1 fireplace and front deck. Text 9Hurricane to 79564


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Fall River: Highlands! 3BR/1.5 bath Ranch almost 2,500 sqft living area. 2 FPs, FDR, FR, plenty of closets & storage. Screen porch. Some updating could be made. $264,900.

Dighton: Newly constructed on ¾ acre lot, 4BR/2.5 bath Colonial w/over 2,100sf living area. Center island kitchen w/quartz counters, dining w/sliders to 12 X 16’ deck overlooking private grounds, hardwoods, 1st floor master suite, laundry. 2nd floor media room, 16 X 16 bonus room ready to be finished. Central air, hardwoods & carpeting. 2-car garage. $397,900 Fall River: Highlands! Beautifully maintained 3 spacious bedroom ranch with over 1,800 sq feet of living area. Amenities include: Fireplace living room/ dining area, tile bath,3 season room, plus a 1 car garage. All this and more on a corner partially fenced lot. $250,000 call Wayne 508972-3802

Seekonk: 4BR/2 bath Gambrel. Kitchen w/hdwds, center island, s.s. appliances, granite. Step-down to Great Room w/floorceiling F/P, FDR, C/A, 2-car garage. Priced to sell, $399,900 call Beth 508-245-0667

Dighton – Approved 6 lot subdivision. 5 lot subdivision for $474K. Home on one lot $240K. Close to Swansea line & Courtlyn Rd. Currently rented, perks done. Call Bob 508-979-9021

Fall River: Colonial cottage, 4BR/1.5 Baths. Has many outstanding agricultural features. Updated kitchen , formal dining room, fireplace livingroom, hdwds, enclosed porch,2 garage. $219,900

Warren – 28X44 building, business not included. Also an additional buildable lot. Currently an auto body repair shop. $240,000 Ask for Barbara 508-989-9826

Bristol: 4BR/1 bath Cape w/applianced kitchen, dining area w/sliders to deck, 3-season room, recent heating system, windows, siding & roof. Full basement ready to finish. $220,000

Somerset: 3-4 BR/1.5 bath Cape. Many recent updates: kitchen, bath windows, maintenance free exterior plus a 2-car garage, nothing to do, just move in!! $264,500



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FALL RIVER - Lower Highlands magnificent Victorian with fine oak woodwork & appointments throughout. 18 rooms,7 bedrooms, 3.5 baths 7 fireplaces. Over 4,200sf with a billiard room. Updated elec, & heating systems, even a generator! This is truly a gem! $349,900

LOWER HIGHLANDS - 1915 Annie Slade House- Historic Register Brick Colonial- 11 Rms, 4 Bedrms, 3 & 1/2 Baths, 4 Fireplaces, New Granite Kitchen, Hardwood Flrs, Basebd. Heat, First Floor in-law with separate entrance & Lg. Porch. 3,400 sq. ft. of INCREDIBLE CHARM! $229,900

FALL RIVER - Quiet street off No. Eastern Ave. This beautiful 3 Bedrm/2 Bath Cape has a formal dining room, front to back fireplaced livingroom has french doors to a side porch. Come and see the freshly painted interior with newly refinished hdwd. floors! JUST...$269,000

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FALL RIVER MILL- Has 184,000sf on 7.85 acres. Directly accessible & visible from Rte. 195. Site has abundant area for parking or future development. Adaptable for manufacturing, warehouse, residential, office or retail conversion. PRICED TO SELL AT $795,000

DARTMOUTH - Half way between FR & NB on Rte. 6. Prestigious 8 yr. old 6,000sf building on nearly 15 acres. Fully equipt for restaurant use. Kitchen, cooler/freezer, bar, tables & computer systems. OR ideal for many other commercial uses. Medical/ office/ bank/ auto dealership! $2,250,000

TIVERTON - Waterview This converted & remodeled 1860 Farm House on 17,000sf lot has 3 one bedroom apartments all with great views of Nanaquaket Pond. Property also has a small barn with a skylite loft and beautiful plantings. May be used for residential or business purposes. $285,000

FALL RIVER- Downtown 1400sf brick front building has two rental units (888sf 4 RM. & 444sf 2 RM.) suitable for office or retail. Recent boiler. Owner occupies 4 Rm. unit & is retiring. This is a great office condo alternative with rental income. $69,000

NO. FALL RIVER - A completely remodeled 6 Bedrm./ 2 Bath single family on a 15,000sf lot. NEW Interior with wiring, heating, plumbing, windows, roof, porches, a 1st fl. Laundry Room & Gas Fireplace. Large yard even has a carport for 2 cars. Wont Last at Just $259,000!

REHOBOTH - This 6,000sf Commercial Building has 1,500sf of finished office space and is located on 1.5 acres with 3 lg. drive-in doors, a reinforced slab, floor drains, oil seperator, welding outlets & a peak ceiling height of 18 ft. $599,000 Extra land available

FALL RIVER - Two Buildings on nearly 1 acre. Currently used for wholesale distribution. Excellent condition with plenty of parking. Nearly 30,000sf with front showroom. Close to Downtown Both buildings at $625,000 or may be purchased separately.

SWANSEA - GAR Highway/Rte 6- Small commercial building (384sf) on 5.9 acres. Prime retail or office location. High traffic count & excellent visibility. Lots of room for expansion. ONLY- $375,000

WESTPORT - Main Rd.- Warehouse, Assembly, Office & or Retail. Modern 33,028 sf building on 4.9 acres, just south of Central Village. Six loading docks with lg. office & 1,836 sf basement cooling area, 2000 amp 3 phase elec., large solar panel installation & 1,500 lb. freight elevator. Excellent access to Rtes. 88, 177, 6 & 195. ENDLESS DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES! $1,200,000

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Somerset, Rustic Acres - New List 8 room 4 Fall River - Mixed Use. Professional ofrm,the Offiother ce on the firstnine. floor and 4 apartments bedrmwill 2.5 bathtake colonial builtcare in 2005. Liv above. Adjacent to the District court. Off 508-678-8808 Din rm, family rm with fireplace and sliders. parking. Owners are motivated. Kitchen withour granite andBusiness. stainless street Celebrating 50thcounters Year in We have been selling $284k. Offers (HF 275) steel appliances. since 2 car garage the SouthCoast 1965 C/A. $454k. (HF 156)


Mattapoisset - Spacious end unit townhouse. -6 Commuters rooms 2 bedrooms Attleboro Delight. 2.5 5 baths. Fireplaced applianced kit. rooms 2 bedrmsliving 1.5rm,bath end unit Dining room.Living Familyrm, rm. Applianced Vaulted ceilings, townhouse. kit. 1 car garage. in porch. 52) Bonus room.Screened Low Condo fee(HF $204k 10) (HF

New Bedford - Lender Owned 2 family. 3 beds each apt.- Cape In need of TLC.3 Fall River - Highlands 6 rooms, bedrooms, 1.5 baths, Living rm, Dining rm, immaculately maintained lot with a nice sized deck. Applianced kit. $214k (HF 861)

Dighton- Reduced for Sale! Waterfront & Spacious 3BR/2 bath, 2.5 Cottage. Fall River- 77 rm room 3 bedrm bath Liv rm inwith woodarea. stove, rm, colonial a country FrontDin to back updated kitchen.kit Oversize garage.island. New liv rm, Gorgeous with centre heating Din rm, boiler. Large $224,900 Master suite. Pool and much more. $339k. (HF 31)

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Westport - Estate Sale. 6 rooms 3 beds 1.5 baths, Liv rm, Din rm, Kit, Large Yard 2 car garage. Deck, Pool. $244k. (HF 145)

Tiverton - New List. Lender Owned 5 rooms 3 bedrms, 1 bath Cape. Liv rm, Din rm, Large Deck. 2 sheds. New septic. Big fenced in yard. $189k. (HF 536)


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Somerset - New Listing. 7 rooms 3 bedrm 2 bath Raised ranch on a corner lot. FP family rm, liv rm, Applianced kit. 2 car garage. Great use of space. $259k. Offers (HF 914)


New Bedford, MA - 3 Bedroom home in desirable Buttonwood Park area. Remodled inside and out top to bottom, spaciious living room and over 2400 sf of living space, gas fireplace, off street parking with garage $239,900

Fall River $1.05 Mil SOLD

New Bedford - Lender Owned. 5 rooms 3 bedrms 1 bath Cape. Move in condition. Liv rm, New kit, Family rm. Large Deck. $149k. (HF 167)

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Somerset: 5 room, 3 bedrooms/1 bath ranch on a lovely lot. Eat-in kitchen, Living room, 2-car garage. Nice condition. Lots of updates $229k Swansea $325k (HF430)


Warren - 6 room 2 bedroom/2 bath raised ranch with a finished lower level. Quiet area close to bike bath. $199k (HF 8) Highlands $160k


Fall River- $226k Somerset New Listing. Reduced Ranch. SOLD6 rooms 2 bedrms 1 bath with a FP liv rm, Kitchen with dining area. Family rm. Large lot. 2 car garage. $219k. (HF 92)


Fall River $650k

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Somerset - LAND, 25,000+- S/F Tiverton - Nanaquaket- 4BR/3.5 bath lot. with water and sewer on a dead Cape on nearly 1 acre. Fireplace in LR & FR , FDR, 3-season rm. master suit, end. Priced to sell @$119k. roof top deck. In-law set up, garage, 1st. fl. laundry. Short walk to private Highlands Dighton $361k beach. $449k $220k Personal Insurance | Business Insurance | Life Insurance

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Somerset, Ma Centrally located in Pottersvile,completely renovated 3 Bedroom bungalo on over 20,000 sq ft lot. New roof, windows, kitchen, electric, plumbing and heating system , this home is like new from top to bottom. Rebuilt large 3 season porch just off kitchen overlooking expansive yard for family gatherings.Great location convenient to shopping, schools and town parks and recreation. Excellent home for first time buyers or empty nesters downsizing. $239,000. Call Donna Valeriana at 401-935-2667 Attention Contractors Potential for two Additional 5000 Sq Ft Buildable Lots (Included in Current Price of $239,000)


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TIVERTON-2 bdrm ranch, in a well established neighborhood, baseboard heat, nice yard. $129,900 call Ron

FALL RIVER-3 bdrm, 1 1/2 bath colonial, newer kitchen, living rm, fire place, hdwds, newer roof, siding, plumbing & electric. $239,000 call Donna C

FALL RIVER-2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath townhouse, finished basement, only 6 units in complex,. $139,900 call Dawn

FALL RIVER-great 2 family in great area, 3 bedroom units, newer roof, baseboard heat, 4 stall garage. $229,900 call Ron

FALL RIVER-one level living at its best! new construction, cathedral ceilings, open fl plan, granite, hdwds, a/c, perfect starter home or downsize. $239,900 call Cindy S

SWANSEA-great new colonial, on cul de sac, 3 bdrms, walk in closet, central air, hdwds, granite. $369,000 call John

FALL RIVER-3 bdrm, 1 1/2 bath colonial, 1 stall detached garage, newer roof, vinyl, windows & heating, inside needs some updating. $229,900 call Ron

DIGHTON-great 2.1 acre lot, perc test done, build your dream home here. $119,900 call Ron

SOMERSET-short sale in process, reduced for immediate sale, 5 bdrms, 2 baths, electric upgrade, large lot. $195,000 call Donna W

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NEW BEDFORD-3 family home in good condition, vinyl sided, spacious units, great investment, motivated seller. $149,900 call Cindy F

FALL RIVER-bran new construction, 3 bdrm, 2 1/2 bath raised ranch, still time to choose carpeting and kitchen granite, walk in shower in master bath, 2 sliders, family room. $269,000 call Michelle

SOMERSET-3 bdrms, hdwds, fully appl kitchen, ceramic tile, partially finished lower level, 1 car garage, good size yard. $239,000 call Anita

FALL RIVER-3 bdrm ranch, open floor plan, living room to dining room, cathedral ceilings, sliders to rear deck, eat in kitchen, family rm, walk out to back yard. $224,900 call Team Holly

DARTMOUTH-3 bdrm, 2 full 1 half bath, hdwds, tile & granite, in ground heated pool, central vac, to much to mention. $554,000 call Dawn

REHOBOTH-4 bdrms, 3 full baths, grand colonial, granite floors, fireplace, jacuzzi tub, spacious open floor plan, 3 decks, in ground pool. $689,900 call Ron

FREETOWN-900 ft of shoreline on shepards cove, gorgeous location, foundation & 4 bdrm septic on site, all permits & ready to build. $299,000 call Beth

SWANSEA-modern 3 bdrms, 2 bath colonial, on nearly 5 acres, granite counters, hdwds, fruit trees, possibilities are endless. $379,900 call Adam

FALL RIVER-great location, nice victorian style colonial, extra large rooms, 1 1/2 baths, 4 bdrms. $244,900 call Ron


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SWANSEA-a must see, 3 bdrm ranch, hdwds, granite counters, finished family rm in lower level, in ground pool, 2 car garage. $209,900 call Flora

PROVIDENCE- new to market, beautiful 1 bdrm condo, near providence place, wood floors, freshly painted, many amenities, function rm, gym & more. $194,500 call Flora

TIVERTON-3 bdrms, 1 bath ranch, on almost and acre, newer roof, possibly can have a small business in front of property, plenty of parking. $174,900 call Flora

FALL RIVER- must see this beautiful waterfront condo, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, vaulted ceilings, freshly painted, new tile floors, pool, garage. $172,000 call Flora

WESTPORT-land many lots to choose WESTPORT-4-5 bdrm single family, or from build a single family home or du- currently 2 family antique home 1st fl newer kitchen & bath 2nd fl 2-3 bdrms plex, starting at $139,900 call Karen large corner lot with barn/garage. $340,000 call Karen

FALL RIVER-4 bdrm, 4 bath colonial, hdwds, grand staircase, great room, huge lot, private fenced yard, 2 car garage. $349,900 call Karen

FALL RIVER-highlands 4 bdrm, 4 bath FALL RIVER-auto garage bldg, in excelbrick colonial, maple cabinets, granite lent condition, plus office, bathroom & counter tops, hdwds, grand staircase, large more. $159,900 call Karen fenced yard. $255,00 call Karen John E. Saulino Joeph H. Silvia Peter A. Saulino 39 March 2015 | July 2012 |


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BARRINGTON-REDUCED!! awesome location, with a large deck, beautiful waterview, 2 car garage, lots of potential. $349,000 call Jim

FALL RIVER-1 level new construction FALL RIVER-totally remodeled, 3 ranch, 3 bdrms, hdwds, c/a, granite bdrm home, granite kitchen, hdwds, counters. $219,900 call Jim new roof. $195,000 call Jim


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Fall River: Well maintained 3-famiy, 2-BRs each unit w/hdwds, E/I kitchen, dining rm, living rm & laundry facilities in basement. Replacement windows & vinyl siding. Great family home or investment. Price Reduced. Asking $219,900 Call Linda

Somerset: Ranch w/In-Law apartment attached. LR, kitchen w/dining area, 3BR/1 bath, deck, pool & FR in basement. In-law apartment w/LR, E/I kitchen, 1BR/1bath. Corner lot. Some TLC needed. $200,000. Call Linda


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Fall River: Great 4 family investment property fully occupied in good condition offers new roof, gutters, chimney, wiring & more. Don't miss this property. Price Reduced. Asking $179,900

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TIVERTON - well maintained 1 owner, 3 bdrm, 1 bath raised ranch, in cul de sac, central a/c, new roof, finished basement, hdwds, newer kitchen & replacement windows. $239,900 call Jenny

DIGHTON-great 5.2 acre lot, perc test done, build your dream home here. $119,900 call Ron

WESTPORT-3 bdrm, 2 baths, on 42 acres of land, formal living rm, fireplace, family rm, 2 car garage, large basement, central air. $925,000 call Lisa

FALL RIVER-5 bdrms, 3 full baths, huge walk in closet, steam shower, jacuzzi tub, double sinks, granite, tile, ss appliances, eat in kitchen. $749,000 call Dawn

FALL RIVER-New listing, cute 2-3 bdrms, in move in condition, central air, garage & large yard. $199,900 call Cindy F

FALL RIVER-commercial building, available now!, perfect for store/barber shop/office/ studio or cafe, call for your appointment today. $99,900 call David

FALL RIVER-plenty of space, 2 story home, eat in kitchen, formal dining rm, hardwoods throughout, 200 amp circuit breakers, large fenced in yard. $159,900 call Team Holly

REHOBOTH-3 bdrms, 2 full baths, 1 half bath, well maintained, 3 fireplaces, family rm & finished basement, 2 large decks, in ground pool. $359,900 call Jenny

DIGHTON-great location, beautiful homes, ready to be built, in a newer subdivision. $169,900 call Ron


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BERKLEY-beautiful colonial, open floor plan, 4 season rm, great room, 3+ bdrms, title V approved, five minutes to rt 24. $429,900 call Nancy

FALL RIVER-newly remodeled colonial, off st parking, fenced in yard, 3 bdrms, 2 full baths, this home is in move in condition. $174,999 call Ron T

FALL RIVER-2 family, 2 bdrm units, vinyl sided, replacement windows, needs interior updating, space heaters, fenced yard. $159,000 call Anne

WESTPORT-3 bdrm ranch, on 1/2 acre, private, garage, granite kitchen, gleaming hardwood floors, fireplace, sunroom, move in ready. $269,900 call Nicole

BRISTOL-3 bdrm, 2 full baths, nicely maintained home, hdwds, fireplace in living rm, spacious dining rm, eat in kitchen, slider to deck. $309,900 call Donna C

TIVERTON-seller wants offers! 3 bdrm, 1 bath home, on corner lot, fenced in yard, garage, hdwds throughout, 3 season sunroom. $169,900 call Nicole

SWANSEA-brand new construction, quality built split entry, 3 bdrms, 2 full baths, plenty of room for expansion, open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, hdwds, central air, a must see. $249,000 call Ron

FALL RIVER-well maintained 3 family, 2 bdrms in each unit, hdwds, eat in kitchen, replacement windows, vinyl sided. $219,900 call Linda

FALL RIVER-3 bdrms, 2 1/2 bath raised ranch, still time to pick colors, of carpet & kitchen granite, slider to deck, 2 car garage, a must see. $269,000 call Michelle

FALL RIVER-new construction, 1 level ranch, 3 bdrms, 1 1/2 baths, central air, open floor plan, eat in kitchen, granite counters, a must see. $224,000 call John

FALL RIVER-great owner occupied 3-4 bdrm townhouse style unit with 1 1/2 baths, large kitchen, large living rm, laundry in units, walk out basement, nice corner lot. $217,000 call Dawn

FALL RIVER-great 4 unit investment property, fully occupied, in good condition, new roof, gutters, chimney, wiring & more. $179,900 call Linda


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Fall River, MA Highlands 4 bedroom Dutch Colonial with just under 2000 sq. ft. of living space on 6000 sq. ft. lot. Well-located property in great Highlands neighborhood $189,000

Somerset, MA Single Family home with 3 bedrooms and is over 1600 Sq Ft of living space. Centrally located in Potterville area near recreation and schools. Great property with 2 car garage. Call George for details

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Swansea, MA Commercial Building w/2,196 SF GBA on 27,443 SF lot near busy commercial corner undergoing increased land & business development, commercial expansion & reuse.

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Fall River: Historic 3-family home in the Highlands. Crown moldings, hardwood floors, wrap- around porch. Separate utilities, driveway and much more! $299,000

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Fall River: Two-family near Eastern Ave. New windows, 3 year old rubber roof. First floor has lead certificate, 2nd floor lead safe. Unit has dining area & living room area with 2 bedrooms per unit. Newer hot water tanks. $149,000

Taunton: Well maintained two family house. Replacement windows & vinyl siding. Good size bedrooms. Close to public transportation & local amenities. Storage in basement & attic. A solid investment or perfect for owner occupied. This is a Short Sale. $149,000

Tiverton: 2 BR/2 baths, dining area, LR, FDR, heated 4-season rm ,finished basement w/full bath, LR, bar, extra storage. Private backyard, 3 patio areas, private outdoor Jacuzzi $190,000

Fall River: MULTI-FAMILY, 3910 Fall River: 10,000 sqft lot on a dead end square foot, 10 bedrooms and 5 street. Build your dream house facing bathrooms. $269,000 Taunton River and enjoy some beautiful water views. Public utilities. Ideal lot for a great price. Call today. $89,999

Fall River, MA: Turn the key business auto repair w/license to sale 12 cars, real estate, stoke plus a lot is included. Great location, corner lot. $350,000.

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East Providence: Remodeled 2BR/2.5 baths, new energy star Condensing Gas Combination Boiler. New flooring, Open floor plan w/living, dining & kitchen on 1st and bedrooms on 2nd. Master bedroom offers great water views! Town water & sewer. $170,000

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Fall River: TRaised Ranch on dead-end street. 3BR/2bath, cathedral ceilings, kitchen w/s.s. appliances. large deck, landscaped yard, finished basement, 1-car heated garage. $269,000

Fall River: Top level unit, move-in condition. E/I kitchen w/granite counter tops & newer appliances. Modern bathrooms w/tiled floors. Centrally located w/easy highway access. $59,500

New Bedford: Well maintained 2 bedroom condo close to the downtown area. Updated bath and heat, granite counter tops, cable ready, on-site laundry, storage shed. $69,000

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Freetown: Nice 3 bedrooms, 1 ½ bath home with large deck that has a jacuzzi inside of a cabanna and a large yard with many gardens. Home is in a country setting secluded by pine trees. $264,000

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Somerset: $217,900 Oversized lot w/this 3/4BR/2BA Colonial w/detached garage. Updated kitchen & formal dining room. There is a huge backyard, perfect for wine making!

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Dartmouth: $649,000 Completely renovated 3BR/1.5BA Colonial. Hardwood floors, detached garage and shingled exterior.

Swansea: $119,900 Residential 7,000sf lot with foundation. Building permit in hand. Great established neighborhood near Coles River. Easy access to I 195. Won't last at this price!

Barrington: $284,900 Hampden Meadows! CaliforniastyleRanchw/openfloorplan,hdwds,fireplaced LR, updated kitchen, custom countertop, slate floor. 3 large BRs, wide hallway & doorways, handicap accessible bath. New roof, updated electric & plumbing.

Somerset: $224,900 Charming 4 room/2 bedroom Bungalow w/front porch. Large living/dining room combination, kitchen w/ breakfast bar, maintenance free siding, 1-car garage w/covered deck.

Fall River: $139,000 Great house for a contractor! Sellers to hear all offers! Lower highlands, 2BR/1.5 BA, detached garage. House needs complete rehab.

Fall River: $389,900 Multi-family! 6BR/2.5BA, owner’s apt. refurbished! Each unit w/3 floors living space, off-street parking. landscaped w/underground sprinkler system. Call Laura Redmond 774-644-3514

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Somerset: $259,900 Waterfront w/views to Newport. Totally renovated 3BR/1.5BA Colonial, custom woodwork, granite kitchen, Brazilian hardwoods, FP, deck and master w/built-ins. Finished LL w/FR.

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Swansea: $219,900 Cape w/ farmers porch, 1-car garage, breezeway. 3BRs, DR, hdwds throughout Newly installed high efficiency heating system & replacement windows. Part. finished basement.

Somerset: $119,900 Cottage located on dead end street, distant waterviews of Mt. Hope Bay. 2BR, C/A, washer/dryer connections, vinyl siding, fenced-in yard. Perfect starter or retirement home.

Swansea - $289,900 Touisset! 3BR/1.5BA seaside Cottage w/views of Coles River. LR w/FP, beamed ceilings, DR, new kitchen & breakfast bar. Many updates. Beach & tennis association.

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Somerset-$429,900 Rustic Acres. Stone front custom built Colonial, 4BR/2.5BA, LR w/FP, kitchen w/center island, FDR, deck, professionally landscaped corner lot.

Swansea - $253,999 Raised Cape. 3BR/2.5BA, LR w/FP, gourmet kitchen, 1st floor Master, FR & fully finished LL, perfect for in-law setup. 2 car garage. Needs a little TLC to be a showplace!

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Swansea: $225,000 Waterfront on Coles River! 1 buildable lot has 8.8 acres & 1 non-buildable waterfront lot has 14,280sf. Cul de Sac location.

Swansea: $500,000 Attention contractors! General Estates. 4 lot subdivision, ready to build. All approvals in hand! Great highway access to Rt 195.

Swansea: $89,900 Private drive for 3 homes. Estate lot with 5.49 acres. Priced to sell! Buyer can purchase all 3 lots for package price.

Swansea: $399,900 Waterfront on Mt. Hope Bay/Coles River. Touisset. 1920's Bungalow style home w/waterside porch. Living/dining room overlooking the Bay w/FP, 3BR/2BA, large kitchen & sitting room. Enclosed porch. p Neighborhood g & beach assoc.

Swansea: $219,900 Touisset! Waterview! 4BR cottage w/screened-in porch, LR w/fireplace, DR w/built-in hutch & good sized kitchen. Coles River Club neighborhood association w/beach, boating & tennis.

Tiverton $549,900 Seapowet. Waterfront! Expansive views of the Sakonnet River,2 waterside decks. New England style home features an open floor plan, 2/3BR/2BA, LR w/pellet stove, C/A, seawall & beach.

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Somerset, MA Somerset New to Market, Totally renovated 3BR/2 bath farmhouse. New granite kitchen, laundry room, siding, roof & windows. New heat & electric, HDWDS, 15,700sqft lot. close to town. Great price $254,900.

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Somerset: Spacious colonial on oversized lot, 3BR/1.5 baths, LR w/fireplace, Somerset: Well maintained, oversized 3-BR Ranch, E/I kitchen, Hdwds/ dining room, reading/sunroom, hardwoods throughout, replacement win- tile, updated forced hot water boiler, C/A, 200 amp electric, security system. dows, newer boiler & electric, oversize 2-stall garage. $219,900 Attached garage, mature landscaping, corner lot. Asking $229,900

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SOMERSET VILLAGE – N.E. Cape built in 1850. Water view w/Out flood insurance. 4BR/1 Bath , E/I kitchen, dining room, double parlor, 1st floor laundry. Located in heart of the Old Village. A/G pool w/new trex deck. New boiler & hot water tank. Will need TLC. Asking $149,900

SOMERSET - Great starter home features 3-4 Bedrooms 1.5 Baths newer appliances tile kitchen , replacement windows , newly updated electric, finished basement .New gas forced air heat and central air conditioning. Large rear deck and one stall garage, view of South Sportsfield Complex this house is a Home Run. $194,900


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Tiverton – One-owner custom built oversized raised ranch in excellent condition. 3+ BR/2 baths, large yard, finished basement w/ large kitchen, FR w/woodstove. Large corner lot w/running creek. Perfect for growing family or in-law. Offered at $299,900.

Somerset – Dutch Colonial, 4BR/1.5 bath, LR, DR, Study, remodeled E/I kitchen, deck, hdwds, energy efficient steam boiler, updated electric, newer roof/windows, garage. OFFERED AT $213,000

SOMERSET: RUSTIC ACRES 3-4BR/2.5 bath Brick Colonial, E/I kitchen, 3-season rm, fireplaces in LR, DR & Master BR, bonus rm, finished FR in basement w/fireplace. Below Market Value @ $360,000

SOMERSET - Three- family home, all Units are rented. First & Second floor offer Kitchen, 3 beds, 1 bath, large living room, and separate dining room. Village Location close to parks, waterfront public boat ramp. Great opportunity to own investment. $350,000

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6 Reasons You May Want To Refinance Now by Peter DeFusco

Refinance to shorten the term of your loan. If you have a 30-year mortgage, now may be a great time to consider refinancing. With record low interest rates, you may find that a 15-year mortgage is not much more expensive than the 30-year loan payment you have been paying. Start by entering your information a mortgage calculator to see what your new payment might be. If your new estimated payment is feasible, consider contacting your mortgage professional at First Eastern Mortgage for a free in home mortgage review. A refinanced home from a 30-year mortgage at 5 percent to a 15 year mortgage at 3.25 percent only may increased your monthly payment by about $200 but is will save you ten of thousands in interest. Refinance to lower your interest rate. Right now, interest rates are near a record low. And as I write this, 30-year mortgage rates are hovering above 3 percent and 15year loans can be secured for an even lower rate. If your home is now financed at a higher interest rate, it may be a great time for you to consider refinancing. You could literally save tens of thousands of dollars just by taking the time to fill out the necessary paperwork and gather the needed documents. Take the initiative to contact your mortgage broker or check out the facts for your situation.

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Refinance to lower your payment. Refinancing your mortgage at a lower interest rate could mean drastically reducing your payment and saving tens of thousands of dollars in interest. Lowering your mortgage payment could also free up hundreds of dollars per month that could be saved or invested. Although refinancing to lower your payment could increase the term of your loan, it could make sense in your particular situation. Refinance from an adjustable rate mortgage to a fixed rate loan. If you currently have an adjustable-rate mortgage, now may be the perfect time to refinance into a fixed-rate loan. Interest rates are low now, but they may not stay this low forever. Locking into a low fixed rate can protect you from rising interest rates in coming years. Additionally, a fixed payment is easier to plan and budget for. Refinance to cash out home equity. It’s a tempting proposition to cash out your home equity by refinancing your home. It could even be a great financial move in some circumstances. For instance, it may make sense to cash out some of your home equity in order to buy an investment property or start a business. It mostly depends on what you are trying to achieve and if you are someone who can manage your debts responsibly.


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Even if your payment doesn’t change much, refinancing to get rid of PMI is a smart move. Getting rid of PMI means paying more money toward principal and may be a particularly good move for buyers with FHA loans. Borrowers who took out FHA loans before June 3, 2013, have to carry this insurance for at least five years on all loans longer than 15 years or until the mortgage balance is down to 78% of the original purchase price, whichever is longer. When it comes to your mortgage you must look at it as your largest investment in your life. Like all investments, bank accounts and other assets and liabilities it is prudent to review them annually. Call me today to review your loan, you have nothing to loose and possibly a great deal to gain.

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SWANSEA-Completely remodeled Cape, 2BR/2 bath, HWs, new roof, windows, septic, electric, heat. New kitchen w/quartz counters & appliances. Garage. (F527) $159,900 Gail 508-801-6635

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Woonsocket: 3BR/2.5 bath Cape, 2-car garage w/loft., C/A, hdwds, finished basement (in-law setup) w/kitchen, 1BR/1bath, fenced back yard w/parking for 8-10 cars. $184,900 Ask for Randy

Swansea: Swansea Village! Bungalow, 3BR/1.5 baths. I/G pool. DR, bonus FR, fully applianced kitchen, HW’s, fenced- in yard, 5-year old roof, wood burning stove. Large barn. $232,500 Ask for Derek

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New Bedford: Local sports pub includes entertainment/liquor license and All Inventory! 89 person capacity, storage rooms and a function room on second floor with an office. $214,900 Ask for Kathy

New Bedford: Don't let the outside fool you!! Large 3 to 4 bedroom Colonial; formal dining and living rooms; updated kitchen and baths! Lots of house for the money! Off street parking! $159,900 Ask for Ken

Fall River: Completely remodeled office space!! Adjacent to the animal rescue league, perfect spot for an animal related business. Just move in. $1,200 p/m Ask for Ken

Taunton: 2BR/1 bath, hdwds/ceramic tile, laundry on 1st floor, 3-year old roof, many upgrades. Refrigerator, range, & dishwasher included in sale, spacious yard. Priced to sell quickly. $169,900 Ask for Randy

Fall River: This property features a storefront, formerly Furtado's Chourico, 2BR townhouse apartments. Both have modern kitchens & baths. $164,900 Ask for Kathy

Fairhaven: Maximum traffic & visibilitycorner of Rte. 6 & Rte. 240. Public water, sewer & natural gas. Former mini mart. Many possibilities. 24,975 sq. ft. lot. This property will not last!!! $499,900 Ask for Ken



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Swansea: Neighborhood convenience store w/ beer & wine license. Real estate & business for sale. Great opportunity to go into a proven business for yourself. In business for 40 years. Perfect for an ambitious family! $224,900 Call Kathy

Fall River: Highlands!! 6-family, wraparound Farmers Porch, offstreet parking, 1 & 2 BR apartments; hardwood floors; vinyl exterior; 2 boilers, roof & windows replaced within last 5 years. $299,900 Ask for Ken

Fall River: Busy South End corner location. Office space recently remodeled, hdwd floors, new bath. Rent includes heat and electric. Unit is adjacent to busy chiropractic office. $750/month Ask for Ken

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Westport: High visibility location, plenty of parking, front unit approximately 500 sq. ft.; rear unit approximately 800 sq. ft., 2 gas space heaters. 2 baths, utility/storage area.. $800 p/m Ask for Ken

Somerset: Cape Cod style home on deadend street w/water views of Taunton River. 3 bedrooms, E/I kitchen, sun room, family room, hdwds & living room w/FP. $179,900 Ask for Derek

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Fall River, MA - New Construction 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath colonial home with living room, dinning room and eat in kitchen. Large family room and walk out basement ready for finishing.. Harwoods, tile , central air $259,900 Call Tony

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Fall River, MA - 3 bedroom ranch style homewith improvemen ts throughout.Open floor plan with cathedral ceilings, finished basement with attached garage on a corner lot. Short Sale $169,000

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Fall River, MA – Commercial w/2 residential units. Ample off street parking. Very high traffic location. $350,000. Call Tony.

Fall River, MA - South End 3 bedroom bungalo with 2 full baths, living room, dinning room, eat in kitchen. Large detached garage with plenty of off street parking, large lot call for details.

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Fall River - Nice three family home located in the East End of the City. 3 bedroom units. Large apartments. Close to hwy access, park & public transportation. Vinyl siding. $229,000

Fall River Newly Constructed 3 bdrm 1.5 bath Colonial with garage under. Hwd & tile flooring. Off street parking. Ready to move in!! Island in the kitchen $219,900

Swansea – Lovely Ranch style home. 2 bedrooms, 2 baths. This home offers a large FP/living room w/hwd floors. Garage & off street parking $234,900

Fall River - New Listing – Nice 3-family home with vinyl siding and fenced in yard. 2 bdrm/ units. Located on a corner lot. $169,900

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Fall River – East End Location! New Colonial 3 bdrms 2 baths. Plenty of room and a convenient location. Central Air Hwd & tile flrs. Off St Parking Nice size backyard. Ready to move in! $221,000

Fall River New Colonial under construction, located on a corner lot. 3 bedrooms 2 baths. Hardwood & tile flrs. A/C prep. Off st parking $222,900

Fall River - Well-kept Raised Ranch. Beautifully landscaped. 3 bdrms living room w/fireplace.Lower level has a family rm w/fp. Garage under. $249,900

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Fall River - New Colonial featuring 3 bdrms 2 baths. This brand new home will have C/Air. Hwd & tile flooring. Off st parking. Nice size yard $244,900 Call Dave 508-965-4611

Fall River 3-Family. 2nd & 3rd flrs totally renovated. Part of Housing &Urban Dev. Home Program. Must be 1st time homebuyer. Income qualifications & program guidelines. $219,900 Call for details. SO LD

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Fall River - 3-family home. All 3 floors have been renovated. 3 bdrm/units. Off street parking. This is a turnkey property, nothing to do except move in! $220,000 Holly 774488-4393

Fall River Totally renovated 2/3 bedroom home. Hwd & tile flooring Off street parking. Deck and oversized 4-car garage in rear. $169,900

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Haverhill: Spacious Farmhouse with HW's 5 BR, 2 BA, off st parking, $259,900 call Cliff

Taunton Wonderful opportunity in a very good location, 3BR, 2BA, off st. parking, $195,000 call Cliff

Fall River Highlands, huge corner lot, F/P, 3 BR, 2.5 BA, 2 car garage, $339,000 call Rick

New Bedford Nice large yard, 3 BR, 1 BA, 1 car garage, $165,000 call Cliff

Brockton Condo w/swimming pool, 2 BR, 1 BA, 2 parking spots, $86,000 call Cliff

Fall River Award winning design home, a must see, 4BR, 2F2H BA, $329,900 call Karen

Fall River Needs work as reflected in price, 3BR, 1.5BA, $123,500 call Cliff

Dartmouth In-Law set up, tucked away on dead-end st.,4BR, 2.5BA, $279,900 call Cliff

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Fall River Great sized 2 family, needs TLC, nice yard, $165,000 call Cliff

Somerset Somerset Ranch on a nice dead end street, being sold "AS-IS, AS-SEEN", $141,000 call Cliff

Fall River Completely renovated large 1800+sf, 3 bed, 2.5 bath w/ garage $214,900…Kyle

Fall River Gorgeous home and yard, a must see, 3BR, 1.5BA, detached garage, $229,900…Beverly

Fall River 2 Family, great possibilites, 2 car garage, pool/deck, $155,000….Karen

Berkley 24.97 acres in quiet serene Berkley, sub-division possibilities, $209,900 call Rick

Fall River Remodeled & Spacious, 3 BR, 2 BA, 2 Car Garage, $195,000….Fred

Fall River 3 Family and a Single Family, $279,000….. Steve

Fall River 3 BR, 1.5 BA, split entry, off st parking, $235,000 call Nancy

New Bedford South End Large 4 family, needs some TLC, $139,000 call Cliff

Acushnet 10 room country home nested on 1/2 acre lot, needs some TLC, $234,900….Cliff

Dighton Picturesque country living, 2 Br, 1 BA, large deck and back yard, $205,000….Vasco

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Westport Master Bedroom to die for! 3BR, 2 BA, F/P, recently updated $294,900… Cliff

Somerset Possible In-Law setup, 3 BR, 2.1 BA, 1 car garage, C/A, $239,900 call AnnMarie

Fall River 3 Family in great location, 1 car garage, big back yard, $159,900 call Karen

Fall River Dead-end st, 2 or 3 bedroom, 2 baths, many interior updates, $229,000 call Mario

Fall River Highlands Victorian with loads of detail, 8BR, 3BA, 6F/P, $389,900 call Karen

Rehoboth Good Retail Opportunity, 2 garages, "AS-IS,AS-SEEN" $114,900….Cliff

Swansea 2 Family, 2 car garage, yard set back, $189,950….Cliff

Swansea Beautiful Home with I/G Pool, 4 BR, 2 BA, 2 car garage, $389,900….Denise

Fall River Move in Ready, 2 BR, 1 off street parking, $105,000….Beverly

Tiverton 2.49 Acre lot in Prestigious William Barton Reserve, $149,900 call Rick

Fall River: New Home-Raised Ranch, 3BR, 1.5 BA, Choose your colors, $224,900. Call Rick

Fall River: Finished basement w/in-law, off street parking, $269,000 call Mario


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Post-Winter Checkup For Your Home

Winter 2015 is almost over…and hopefully you and your home made it through this year of recordbreaking snowfall in one piece. As the temperatures rise and the snow melts, here are some things to look for when assessing any damage to your home. Roof: Many of us experienced ice dams this winter, a condition that occurs when snow melting on a roof forms a ridge of ice at the edge. With the ice in the way, any new water that melts isn’t able to drain properly and in some cases the water leaks in through the roof, ceiling and walls. Homes with newer roofs that have been built to code should be able to handle a snowy New England winter. If you experienced leaks this winter due to ice damming, you’ll need to look into having your roof replaced or repaired to prevent this issue from recurring next year. If you have a newer roof and still experienced leaks from ice damming, it’s possible your roof wasn’t installed to code. Check with the company that installed your roof to see if they warranty their work. If you believe a new roof is in order, homeowners insurance will typically cover for you to have your roof stripped and reinstalled to current codes. Water Damage: With the prolonged freezing temperatures we had this winter, burst pipes were a common occurrence. Those same frigid temperatures will keep the mold at bay for now, but once the weather warms up any untreated damp areas will become an issue that needs to be addressed. If you experienced water damage from ice damming or a burst pipe, it’s imperative that you

call a professional water damage company. Even if water damage doesn’t look that bad, there may be rust building on copper wires behind the wall, or mold growing on insulation that you can’t see. Serious health issues can occur when water damage is left untreated. Again, your insurance company typically covers this necessary service. Gutters: It’s a good idea to clean your gutters after the snow melts and replace any pieces that were damaged during winter storms. Windows and doors: A cold winter is a great time to understand how well your windows and doors are working. If doors or windows leak water from the top, or windows leak from the bottom corner, you have an issue that needs to be addressed. 99% of the time such a leak is caused by incorrect sealing done on the day of installation—basically your window or door was installed improperly. New construction windows (installed on homes built in the early 90’s and later) are more likely to experience this issue because of how the vinyl siding and windows fit together. If you had any leaks this winter you also likely have water damage and should speak to your insurance company to get that treated. If you need to replace your windows or doors, we encourage you to choose wisely. Building codes change regularly; by choosing a company that specializes in installing windows and doors, you ensure the best chance that you won’t have issues in future winters. United Better Homes Windows & Doors includes a lifetime labor and service warranty on all of our installations. March 2015 |


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Come see our newest model home now under construction at our premier subdivision, Forest Park, located in Westport, MA. 3,073 SqFt Contemporary Cape under construction on 1.4 acre lot located on lot 27, Forest Park. This home will feature 4 spacious bdrms w/1st FL master suite. Home to include 1st FL laundry, mudroom with 15 light French doors leading to spacious den/dining area. Gourmet kitchen/breakfast area w/ large open living room with oversized sliders leading to the exterior deck. 2nd FL has 3 oversized bdrms all with large WI closets and a loft area for additional entertaining space. This Energy Star Rated home also comes with central air to complete this custom home package. Come early to make some of your own selections. Home offered at $609,900.

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The western most communities of Bristol County, MA and southern communities in Norfolk County offer some the best value in the state for homeowners. These small cities and abutting rural towns have a quality of life and great proximity that make them popular choices for families who work both in Providence and the Boston as well. The most western Bristol County city of Attleboro and North Attleboro are centers of culture and shopping with full rail access to Boston and points south. Once a prominent jewelry manufacturing town, North Attleboro is now a thriving commercial and diverse industrial center that features some truly great neighborhoods.

With proximity to Routes 95 and 495, 20 minutes to Providence and about 40 to Boston the region is high on homebuyers list of places to live. With a lower tax rate than surrounding communities and a highly regarded public school systems this area is popular with families. With 124 homes and buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, this town of 29,000-plus people has more going for it than the more expensive suburban Boston and Providence towns. White Cliffs, Plymouth North Attleboro is indeed an appealing small town that has somehow flown under the radar when looking for a new home. That won't last long, however, as other towns have priced themselves out of contention. If considering a move to the Boston/ Providence area, we highly recommend you take a close look at Attleboro and North Attleboro. The shopping and services along Route 1 is unmatched by almost anywhere in New England. Mansfield and Easton, which are two great towns in the region are also great choices as each has many of the same proximity advantages as the Attleboro’s with great small town feel and charm.

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Topping the list as well is Foxboro, a excellent community for families to consider. Foxboro has an enviable combination of good schools, low crime and college-educated neighbors who tend to support education. The town has a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Foxboro really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Despite being a small town, Foxboro has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it

to get to good jobs in other cities. Foxboro is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.31% of the BEFORE workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Foxboro is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Foxboro who work in management occupations (16.12%), office and administrative support (12.46%) and sales jobs (10.05%). Also of interest is that Foxboro has more people living REMAX, Foxboro, MAhere who work in computers and math than 95% of anywhere else in the US. In Foxboro, adjacent to Gillette Stadium, is

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Patriot Place featuring more than 1.3 million square feet of shopping, dining and entertainment. You can shop favorite retailers like Old Navy, Victoria’s Secret, Charming Charlie, Life is good and the region’s only Bass Pro Shops. Experience the area’s s largest Trader Joe’s, or get your beauty fix at Ulta conveniently located in our South Marketplace. Dine at one of 14 signature restaurants including CBS Scene, Davio’s, Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill, Bar Louie, Tavolino, Skipjack’s and family favorites like Red Robin, Five Guys Burgers and Olive Garden. Enjoy interactive entertainment with 5Wits’ 20,000 Leagues and Espionage. Tour The Hall presented by Raytheon, which honors the greatest moments in the New England Patriots’ history. The 14-screen Showcase Cinema de Lux offers a state of the art movie going experience and Showcase Live host’s world-class performances by top artists in live music and comedy. You can even make a night of it at The Renaissance Hotel & Spa, a four-star resort overlooking Gillette Stadium. What makes these communities so sought after in the real estate market today is simple, they are well managed rural communities that have followed a common sense plan on growth and development. Quite simply in today’s real estate market this adds up to value for residents. In the years ahead consumers will put good management at the top of their list when choosing towns to live in. Lets face it, what good is living in a city or town when taxes are not affordable for residents. These western Bristol County and southern Norfolk County communities will see growth moving forward and increased values as well. As for their location, it could not be hotter in today’s real estate market.

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Meet Thomas & Kelly Clayton, creator/owners of Touchdown Realty Group. "We like to consider ourselves the plastic surgeons of real estate" A former New England Patriots running back, since Thomas' NFL retirement, he has transitioned his passion from mastering NFL playbooks, to masterminding perfect floor plan layouts! With his laser sharp focus and extreme attention to detail, and his wife Kelly's special ability to identify with color and design, there isn't a house that these two couldn't transform into your dream home! Together this duo brings a level of creativity rarely seen in New England, and fortunately for today's sophisticated home buyer, its only the beginning! "We take great pride in what we do as renovators, and 86 | March 2015

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Maureen Gobbi RE/MAX Realty Partners 3501 Del Prado Blvd S #110 Cape Coral, FL 33904 Office: (239) 850-0448

Glorious Gulf Front! Nearly New, Coastal dream beach home. 3 story with 4 bd/4.5 ba (all suites), over 3,600 sq ft living area, 2 car extra deep garages, elevator, saltwater heated pool & spa, professionally decorated & furnished. Quality details throughout! Great “Open” design to view the gulf at Ft. Myers beach. $2,950,000.          

Like New, Quality Built Home. Great family designed home, 3bd/2ba with den & 2,235 sq ft Upgraded Maple Faux floors, Maple wood cabinets & upgraded appliances in kitchen, plantation shutters, sprinkler system, newer sod, fenced yard w/new palms, screened patio w/slate tile flooring, & additional brick paver patio area. $209,930    

One owner home in SW Cape. Owners pride at this 1994 built, 3bd/2ba with soaring ceilings in every room, Cheery great room plan. Light Neutral colors throughout. French doors to Large Screened lanai. Desirable SW neighborhood across from upscale Gulf Access homes. Updated roof and A/C, City Water, Sewer & Irrigation are In. Great Location near schools, shops, etc. $139,000

Knock your socks off views here! south west intersecting, direct access 200 ft canal, sunset views, over 170' of waterfront on the Christmas parade route! 2 bed, 2 bath, keep for a rental while you plan your new dream home. $650,000

Desirable SW Cape Coral Location. 3 bd/2ba, family room, living room w/vaulted ceilings & dining room. Kitchen w/updated wood cabinets & stainless appliances, crown molding, tile & laminate flooring, no carpet here. New master bath w/large walk in tile shower, newer landscaping w/sprinklers. City Water, Sewer & Irrigation are In. $174,926.

Design Your Beachfront Home. Rare, 1/2 acre 75x295 Direct Gulf of Mexico Estero Island Beach front Homesite. Extra deep building site to fit your Estate size Coastal home & room for 50’ deep drive here. Tucked away location on quiet Court & Flamingo street. Ft Myers beach, restaurants, shops, marinas, & golf nearby. $1,366,110

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Somerset: Great Investment Opportunity! High visibility! Office/general commercial use w/4 units fully occupied with good mix of businesses. $595,000


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East Providence: Brightridge!! 2BR Bungalow, new roof, siding, replacement windows, kitchen, bath & gas boiler. Upgraded Electric, porches, appliances, 15000sf lot. $149,900

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Newport: Bright, fully furnished, one bedroom edro oom condo loaded w/ character and charm! Walk /bike to nearby shops, theater, beaches, pubs, sports, restaurants and water. 3rd floor unit w/ hardwood’s, built-ins and views of the wharf & Newport bridge. Nice roof top g rental history. y $179,900. , J y 401-525-1714 deck and a great Call Joy:

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Little Compton: Country Bliss! 7 room custom modern farmhouse. Two sizeable bedrooms, three baths, Den, C-air. Two sheds. 6+ acres near Briggs Beach. Lower level garage, play & utility room. 7 + rooms. Living room w/ fp leads to comfy screened porch -enjoy pastoral views! $439,000 Chee Laureanno 401-835-5021

Portsmouth: Spacious 3 bedroom, 22.55 bath home features suite with private entrance. Large family room, brick fireplace. Privately set enclosed sun porch. C-Air. Well maintained home. Sakonnet water views. Birchwood area. $349,900. Lisa 401-4182525

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So. Tiverton: Beautifully renovated c1800 home with 2 Bedroom in-law apartment, large barn & out building on 1.7 acres. New from top to bottom: electrical, plumbing, windows, doors, walls, kitchens, baths, roof, shingles, furnace, A/C & more. Superior craftsmanship, granite, custom cabinetry! Motivated Seller. $519,000. Call Joy: 401-525-1714.

Fall River, MA: Highlands, Historic District. Elegant c 1850 “Borden-Durfee” house. Award winning restoration! 16 rooms on three levels w/up to 7 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths, 3 fireplaces. Fabulous interior & exterior details. 2013 custom designed kitchen will please a discerning chef! German spiral stairway up to the 3rd floor. New mechanicals, electric, 8 zone gas heat, c-air ready. 4800 s/f of living area. RE tax: $4400. $579,000. Call Chee: 401-835-5021 W at er fro nt

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SOMERSET- $259,900! 3BR, Ranch! Newly reno- NORTH DIGHTON: $309,900!! Town water, vated kitchen w/granite, bath, gas heat/hot water, sewer & gas! 5BR/2 Baths, 1.8 Acres of cleared roof, generator!! Deck, shed, cedar closet. (R 81 ) land! Horses are approved! FP, Kitchen, C/A. Hdwds, FR, pool, shed, garage! (R 595)

FALL RIVER- $232,900! FIRST OFFERING! Waterview! Cul-de-Sac! 3BR/2 bath, 2 KITCHENS! 2 Living Rooms, Garage, Fenced Yard, 8,870 s/ft lot. NORTH END! Roof, Windows, recently done. (H 33)

FALL RIVER: CONDO RENTAL: $750/ MONTH 1st/Last/Security required [($2,250 to start the Lease]. 2BR on Lower Level. 1 Parking Space (R 50)

SOMERSET: RENTAL-HOME $1450/M. 1st/last/ Sec. required. You will need $4,350 to start least. 3BR Cape, 2-zone gas heat, alarm, fenced yard. NO pets, NON-smokers. (R 792)

FALL RIVER-- $164,900!! 2 BR, 2 BA Condo, Garden Ranch-Style. Impressive 1,662s/ft of living space! Brick Patio and Covered Patio. Wood-Burning Fireplace! 2 parking spaces in front! (H1810)

SOMERSET - $304,900 North End Colonial, Great Location! Ample-Sized 3 BR, 1.5 Bath Colonial, Flexible Floor Plan! A/G Pool, Deck, Shed, Gazebo, New Roof. F/P LR, Finished Rm in Lower, fresh interior paint! (H197)

SOMERSET $224,900! 28X54 Hip-Roof Ranch on ½ Acre Lot! New Doors, Insulation & Gutters. Garage w/15 foot ceiling. Large LR, FDR, Family Room. Very Spacious, Quality-Built Home. (H 60)

SOMERSET - $219,900 !! 3BR 2 BA Cape w/ Farmers Porch. F/P LR, HDWDS, Vinyl Siding, Vinyl Windows & New Roof. LARGE, 1st Floor MBR. Fin. Basement, Wrap around Deck, Fire pit. Pottersville! (H 68)

SOMERSET-- $224,900 !!! 3 BR Ranch. Oak FALL RIVER - $229,900!! FIRST OFFERING! Hardwoods, Gas CIBB heat, 2 Car Garage, Part- 3 Bed, 2.5 Bath. 1792 s/ft Colonial built 2004. finished Bsmnt. Newer Vinyl, Windows, C/A. Huge Kitchen and FDR, 12x20 Deck, City GAS, Deck to private backyard. (H319) Open Plan. Master Suite w/ Garden Tub and Shower! (H 172)

PORTSMOUTH - $359,900 !! 2005 Open-Plan, 3BR/2 BATH Cape on Cul-De-Sac! Maple Kitchen w/ Island. NEW Whole House Generator, Central A/C & Fence! Overlooks Portsmouth Nurseries (H 65)

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SOMERSET- $154,900 !! Affordable 2 BR Ranch w/1-Car Garage & 3-Season Porch. Large 8,256 s/ft lot w/Treed Backyard. E/I Kitchen. Hdwds, NEW Heating system, NEW Harvey Windows! (H35)


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SOMERSET- $254,900! First Offering!! Classic Raised Ranch! 3 Beds, 2 Baths, EIK Kitchen, Hardwoods, Central Air, Fam Rm w/Woodstove, Both Floors finished. Vinyl Windows/Siding. Garage Under. (H 151)