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Rehoboth, MA - This 10 acre multi use property has built a solid reputation for its well run businesses, 3/4 room B&B, indoor & outdoor function rooms, detached class room, separate apartment, & outbuildings for the livestock. A large organic veggie garden provides produce for the Inn & Dinners. Great cash flow - buy & move in! Priced @ $599,000. Call Jackie Cranwell @ 401-742-6393 for appointment to view. Visit web site

Barrington - This gorgeous traditional colonial is located in the heart of sought after Rumstick Point. New kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances. Beautifully landscaped yard, Many recent upgrades. $630,000 Call Sheila Clark Lundy 401-749-5503

Barrington - To be built, 5 bed 3.5 bath Meridian Home. Approximately 2 acres of waterfront on the western shore of Rumstick Point. Call for more information, a tour of the site and a look at the plans. $2,890,000 David Stewart 401-862-0446


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LAKEVILLE: ADORABLE & AFFORDABLE Bungalow on private lot w/rights to Long Pond. 2 BR’s, newer kitchen, bath, roof & septic. Less than $1000 per month!!! $139,900. Call Michael 508-415-7430

MIDDLEBORO: 3 BEDROOM, 2 ½ BATH CAPE with garage, inground pool, outstanding landscaping,gasfireplace. Hardtobeatthisvalue, on over half acre lot. $229,900. Call Paula B for details 774-766-2679

MIDDLEBORO: HISTORIC SECTION of Middleborow/easyhwy.access.Tastefullyrenovated, with 3 BRs, open living areas; newer kitchen, bath and windows. ONLY $199,900 Call Donna G for a tour 508-947-4736

MIDDLEBORO: BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY! 3200+sf mixed use w/living quarters & several office areas. Move your business here, let tenants pay most of expenses. ONLY $279,900. Call Paula B 774-766-2679

E. MIDDLEBORO: ROOM TO ROAM inside and out of this 2700 s.f Family Home on 2 acres of pretty land. 3 BRs, 2 Baths, huge living and family rms. Asking $314,900 Call Linda V. for details. 508-728-8484

LAND, LOTS OF LAND Berkley: subdivision lots from 1.5 -1.9 acres, $99,900 to $119,900 Call Paula B 774-766-2679 Bridgewater: 14 acres or 3 acres with abandoned home Asking $100,000 each. Call Linda V 508-728-8484 SOMERSET: LOCATION AND CONDITION! Immaculate 3 BR, 2 Ba. Cape has it all. 2 car garage, pool, 1.25 acre lot on small cul de sac w/ easy access to 195. Well priced at $319,900 Call Jan B. 508-951-7093

MIDDLEBORO: BIG HOUSE, SHORT SALE! Youmayhavetowaitforacommitment,wellworth the wait. 2500+ s.f.. beautiful inground pool, 2 ac. Lot, 4 BRs, IN-LAW POTENTIAL $359,900 Call Linda 508-728-8484

Lakeville: 22 ACRES at end of private road abutting nice subdivisions. ONLY $179,900 Let’s TALK! Call Linda 508-728-8484

LAKEVILLE: 105ACRES PRIVATE RETREAT Arare find in Southeastern MA, in convenient North Lakeville location. Possibilities are endless for this land and the 5300+ sq. ft. Custom Builder’s Home grandly sited for views of your animals grazing or the deer at play. 8 stall Barn, 3 car garage, Au Pair Suite. Call Donna for details $1,950, 000. 508-947-4736

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Bristol - 4 Bed, 3.5 bath, 3450 Sq Ft Colonial, Breathtaking westerly water views of Bristol Harbor. Guest suite/inlaw. Tery Pedro-Matrone $799,000.

Warren - 2 Bed 2.5 Bath, Townhouse near bikepath and bay. Freshly updated interior, cathedral ceilings, cherry floors, Pool, Tennis & more. $349,000. Paula Silva

Bristol - 3 bed 1 bath, Downtown cottage, charm and recent upgrades. Easy walk to the town common, shops and the water. Anne Kellerman $165,000.

Barrington - 3 Bed 1.5 Bath, 1.2ac. park-like setting near beach in Desirable NBGHD! SS Kit, prof appliances HWDS, great outdoor living area. Paula Silva $679,000.

Barrington - 1.9 acres of waterfront on Rumstick Points western shore, fully permitted site, custom home design available. David Stewart $1,795,000.

Bristol - 2 Bed 1.5 Bath, Picture perfect home on the water with waterviews everywhere. Beautifully appointed unit. Anne Kellerman $599,900.

Providence - 4 Bed 2.5 bath, 1930's center hall Colonial. Hardwoods, crown moldings, large lot w/ inground pool, great opportunity! Kelli Baro $264,900.

Bristol - 5 Bed 4.5 bath. Poppasquash. Waterfront with dock, spectacular waterviews, guest suite. Sandra Andrade $3,495,000.

Bristol - 4 Bed 1 bath Ranch, well maintained, new appliances, shiny hardwoods, large lot and full basement. Melinda Birs $189,000.

Bristol - 2 Bed 2 Bath, Stone Harbour penthouse level, south building, Fabulous master suite, waterviews, like new. Jackie Cranwell $565,000.

Bristol - A George Locke Howe designed home nestled on private compound, a special property. Anne Kellerman $779,900.

Bristol - Desirable downtown waterfront street has busy driving and walking traffic. This commercial space is available for a number of business opportunities. Call Tery Pedro-Matrone for pricing.

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Lakeville: $280,000. Not your average Split Entry! Over 1.5 acres of flat land w/ large circular drive. Open floor plan w/Cathedral ceilings, 2 FP’s, finished LL, Central A/C, 2 decks. Priced to sell!!

Kingston: $324,000. Log Home. Charm of yesteryear, farmers porch, wide pine floors, stone walls, & all the updates. Large rooms. $5,000 credit to Buyers for carpeting. Over an acre of private land.

Plymouth: $299,000. Charming antique Residential/Commercial. Excellent location w/highly visible store front. 1st fl. comm. was Salon. Residential upper with 3-4 BR’s, 2 baths rented for $1250!

W. Plymouth: $280,000. Beautiful condo complex w/private pond and beach tucked into paradise! Bright open floor plan!  Attached garage, full bsmt. w/finished room. Large Master w/pond views!!

Carver: $309,900. Stunning Cape w/ renovated kitchen, large DR w/HW’s, front to back LR. Full bath up right out of a magazine, beautiful Master BR w/HW’s & cathedral ceiling, 2 more large BR’s.

Plymouth: $120,000. PRICE REDUCED & $5000 TOWARD BUYER'S CLOSING COSTS! Private 1st fl. condo. Well maintained. Bonus room perfect for home office or crafters. Washer/dryer hookup in unit.

Plymouth: $239,900. Solid home close to highways and beach. Living room w/FP and cathedral ceiling, loft with open floor plan abutting kitchen with dining area, first floor BR & bath, sliders to deck and back yard w/shed.

Pembroke: $249,900. Cape in the same family for 60 years! Near Pembroke CC. New windows, updated electric, & plumbing, 3 year old roof & new 3 BR septic. Was working blueberry farm.  

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Plymouth: $223,000. End Unit, w/golf course views. Open floor plan, LR w/FP, dining, lg. BR’s, 2.5 baths. All the amenities of White Cliffs, golf, tennis, pool, gym, ocean beach, restaurant more!

Carver: $439,900. Sprawling "Like new" Colonial w/all the bells & whistles. Lg. kitchen w/slider to deck. Granite & SS, center island open to FR and DR. Lg. space over garage for office. Much more!  

Plymouth: $950,000. Located w/Million Dollar Homes! Amazing grounds, ocean views, gardens, carriage house, IG pool w/pool house, & tennis/basketball court. Period details. Family home or B&B!

Plymouth: $299,900. Rustic furnished cottage in middle of dunes! Not on the front of the beach, short walk to ocean or inner bay. Four lots make up this nearly 1/2 acre beach property, possible to rebuild.

Plymouth: $155,000. Estate Sale being sold “as is”. Adorable home in Priscilla Beach area. Great for down sizers, first time buyers or summer get away. 2 BR’s, 1 bath with nice size kitchen & LR.

Plymouth: $389,900. Ocean Views! Located amid Million Dollar homes. Renovated main level w/2 BR’s, gorgeous kitchen w/custom cab’s, granite, SS app’s, LR w/FP, HW’s, large deck w/ocean views.

Plymouth: $784,000. OCEANFRONT! Sand & breathtaking views of “White Cliffs"! Private Oceanfront home! One of Plymouth's nicest beaches just steps away, among all the beauty of the coastline.

Plymouth: $290,000. Spacious LR and 3 BR’s on main level, one with master bath. Lower level partially fin. w/oversized FR & bonus room. Multi-level deck, private yard. Association beach a short walk.

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LITTLE COMPTON -- Waterviews of the Watson Reservoir and the perfect amount of privacy! Up-to-date 3-bedroom+ home. Modern kitchen opens to LR & dining area w/ gas fireplace. Great walk-up third-floor/attic for add'l guest quarters/office/workshop. Attached 2-car garage. $595,000.

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Swansea: Stately one of a kind 14 room antique Colonial with 5 BR’s & 3 ½ baths. Open floor plan w/extensive renovations. Amazing decorator kitchen, carriage house style 3 car garage with a 2nd floor. Natural exterior, new roof, gutters, lush landscaping, replacement windows with brass inserts. French doors, board and batten wainscoting throughout. 10’ ceilings, 2 wrought iron gas marble stoves, hardwood floors, dream marble master bath with Jacuzzi. Original chandeliers and light fixtures. Large stone driveway for additional parking. Truly a magnificent home. $698,000.

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Little Compton - New Price - Inviting Contemporary home offers 2352 sq. ft. of living space w/ spacious rooms, 1st flr BDRM, beautiful 2 story fireplace & cathedral ceilings. Lovely grounds, 2 car garage & sep. garage/shop w/ comm. use. $399,900

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Tiverton - Federal style Colonial situated in a private setting with beautiful wood exterior. This home boasts a dream kitchen, formal dining room, 2 fireplaces, spacious master suite and 2 car garage. Quality home throughout and an excellent value at $375,000

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Tiverton - 2002 Townhouse. Pristine, move-in condition w/ lg kitchen Tiverton - Adorable home in mint condition. Meticulous 2 BED for entertaining, 2 spacious BEDS, 1.5 BA, ample storage, central-air home offers a nice interior, freshly painted, hardwood flrs & and 1 car garage. Deck overlooks wooded privacy. $179,900. updates. New roof, new windows, nice deck & yard. Excellent starter or turn-key rental! $149,900. Little Compton - King sized Cape with lots of Contemporary flair and a beau- Stonebridge - A GEM with a Sakonnet River Waterviews on 1.37 NEW MARKET details,TO exquisite moldings, center hall stairtiful setting. First floor master, oversized bedrooms and closets and a won- acres! C1890, original derful granite and stainless chef's kitchen. Ample privacy and low LC taxes case and gleaming hardwood floors. Purists must see! Possible 3rd floor expansion. Walk to beach, marina and yacht club. $499,000 $509,000

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Little Compton - New Price - Inviting Contemporary home offers 2352 sq. ft. of living space w/ spacious rooms, 1st flr BDRM, beautiful 2 story fireplace & cathedral ceilings. Lovely grounds, 2 car garage & sep. garage/shop w/ comm. use. $399,900

Tiverton - Federal style Colonial situated in a private setting with beautiful wood exterior. This home boasts a dream kitchen, formal dining room, 2 fireplaces, spacious master suite and 2 car garage. Quality home throughout and an excellent value at $375,000

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DIGHTON – Commercial building with lots of parking on busy main road. PRICE REDUCED TO $490,000

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FALL RIVER - THE LANDING. Gorgeous waterfront townhouse offering 2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Access to first level from one-car garage. BEAUTIFUL BREATHTAKING VIEWS from all three levels. TRULY A MUST SEE!! Asking Price $267,900. Call Evelina Costa 508-677-9602

FALL RIVER – NEW TO MARKET Gorgeous colonial in highlands...4 beds, 2 1/2 baths, great room, fireplaced liv. room formal din, eat-in kitchen, hardwoods, grand foyer and more...a must see in wonderful neighborhood.....ASKING PRICE $299,000

EAST PROVIDENCE - $159,900. Two bedroom Ranch in move-in condition. Partially finished basement, hardwood floors, C/A, fenced yard on corner lot.

FALL RIVER – Beautiful office building near new Court House. OWNER FINANCING AVAILABLE…Asking Price $790,000

FALL RIVER - Historical Lizzy Borden Attorney’s House. Single family offers 3 beds, 1.5 baths, central air, new windows, fenced yard and so much character. Asking Price $169,900. Call Evelina Costa 508-677-9602

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FALL RIVER – NEW LISTING. Condo with good sized rooms. Offers 2 beds, eat-in kitchen, Liv rm with wood floors. ASKING $59,000

TIVERTON - Oversized raised ranch with finished basement with permits1 fireplaced liv room, 1 liv room with woodstove, 2 full baths, 2 eat-in kitchens, 4 bedrooms, 1 car garage plus large driveway, Beautiful large corner lot. ASKING $299,900

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Fall River - North End. 3 family w/spacious 1st floor, 3 bd unit & 2 townhouse units w/2bd/1.5 baths, vinyl siding & windows. Parking. $149k (HF 128)

Fall River - New to Market. 6 rm 2-3 bedrm cottage with 1.5 baths. Vinyl sided. Sun rm. Quaint and cozy. Only $99k Offers (544A)

Fall River - New to Market. 2 family. 2 bedrms each apt. kit, liv rm, dining rm. Loads of updates. Vinyl sided. Parking. $129k Offers (HF 536)


Fall River - 2 family. Looking for move in condition? Then this is it. 2 bedrms each unit 2 car garage. Renovated in and out. $179k. (HF 296)

Fall River - Reduced for Sale. 6 family with great income potential. 2-1 bedrm units 2-2 bedrm units 3-3 bedrm units. Vinyl sided, Vinyl windows. Large Yard. Estate Sale. Offers (HF 115-123)

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Tiverton - 7 room 3 bedrm 1.5 bath executive ranch on 2 acres. Loving cared for in and out. FP liv rm, Dining rm, applianced kit. Family rm in the basement. Sun rm, deck. Handicap access. $339k. (HF 105)

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N. Dartmouth: New kitchen, 3 Westport: Escape to this unique Westport: Well maintained. 3 bed, Dartmouth: Open floor plan bed 2 .5 bath, Lg family room above creative retreat! Reduced. $699,000. 2 bath plus a walk out basement with 3 bed , 2 bath plus a walk out garage. $319,000. Reduced. $274,900. basement. $299,900.


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Little Compton- Walk to the water- This cozy 4 Rm/ 2 bed home has a fireplaced living room & slider to lg. deck.The 1/4 acre lot NO.has FALL RIVER - Beautiful area near room for expansion & the unfinished thebasement Assonet line. 8 rooms, 3 bedrooms, has a walk-out to grade. The yard 3 bath Cape has stone an island kitchen has some beautiful walls and a stor- & Joan Joan Dowling Dowling large livingA wonderful room & opportunity dining own PLUSa a age shed. small suite, year-round homebasement in beautiful master finished with Littlehuge Compton. slider, rear$249,000 deck & over-sized 2 car

HIGHLAND- Just off Highland Ave. this 5 Room/ 3 Bedroom 1.5 Bath Ranch has a fireplace living rm. & a walk-out basement ready 4th DARTMOUTH - Right off 195forataReed or Family Room. Theacres priRd.-bedroom 9,800sf steel building on 5.2 vate rear yard has a nice deck off the is only 12 years old.1,200sf finished ofand there are great waterfice kitchen area on floors. area views from2 the frontWarehouse yard. $249,000

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MAPLEWOOD TWO FAMILY - Has 5 Rm./2 Bedrm. apts. each having room for a 3rd bedroom. Nicely maintained with new roof, updated elec., FALL RIVER - PRESIDENT AVE.TheAREA Single modern boilers & baseboard heat. rear yard has story sf aconcrete block new 1,000 fencing & 1 car garage. Just abuilding short walk for to storage. OffPark street parking$159,000 for 8 vehicles. Maplewood & Shopping.

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42,000sf lot with 5,000sf of paved parking. This building is beautifully appointed and decorated throughout with a resedential elevator & fireplace. May be subdivided into suites. Just 5 minutes to 195 & 3 Minutes to UMD. $469,000.

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New Bedford - $60,000. Amazing price! 2-3bd Cape Style home, good size lot, detached garage, front porch, rear deck. Great potential! Hud Homes Sold As Is.

New Bedford - $169,000. Raised Ranch, 3bd/1 bath, LR, kitchen on 1st level. Kitchen, bath on lower level, corner lot w/ paved driveway, Lg deck.

New Bedford - $44,900. Seller Financing spacious 2 bdrm. Many updates, newer kitchen, tiled bathroom, carpet, all appliances included. Good location.

Fall River - $169,900. 3bdrm Ranch, bsmnt, Lg Fall River - $189,000. 2bd Ranch, newly closets in bdrms, kitchen w/island, pine ceilings, remodeled bath, refur. kitchen, partially fin. room in basement, laundry room, fenced-in Kathleen Carvalho 2 skylights, roof 8-10 yrs. Wooded bk yd. yd, 2-car drive way. Make an offer!! 508-496-2595

Fall River - $196,500. 3bd/2baths. FPLR, Kit/ dining, Master bd w/bath on1st level. FR & 2bds/1 bath on 2nd level. Fairly new architectural shingled roof & new windows. Quiet side street.

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Nelly Silva 774-526-6499 Fall River - $319,000. 6-Family, separate utilities, coin-op washer/dryer, private storage in the basement, off street parking fenced in back yard. Long time tenant history.

Fall River - $169,900. 3-family, on large lot, Fall River - $89,000. 3 bedrooms colonial backyard , large rooms, high ceilings, hdwds, located in maplewood area, with back yard, porch, needs updates while loaded w/ garage, off street parking & newer roof. potentials. A Short Sale.

Plymouth - $186,000. Updated Cape short walk to Bartlett Pond & Manomet Bluffs Beach. Newer heating system, plumbing, electrical, windows, flooring.

Attleboro - $199,900. 4bds/2baths,ideal for Taunton - $165,000. Single level halfplex. extended family. Hdwds, 3-season sun-room, 3 bds, tiled bath, updated kitchen, deck, full fenced-in back yd. E/I kitchen, FDR, 1st fl. basement, replacement windows, fenced in yard. master, on dead-end street.

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Swansea - $104,900. Cape Style house large fenced yard Master bedroom on first floor with formal living and family room. Easy highway access.

Warren - $249,900. 3 beds, finished Somerset - $170,000. 2-3 bd Colonial, corner basement, lg FR. marble & hardwood lot, detached garage. Hdwds, one of the best floorings, fully appliance kitchen w/ss, school districts of this area. HUD Homes Sold As Is. washer/dryer, trex deck, A/G pool! o nd Co

Marta Soares 508-264-8024 Tiverton - $399,900. Oceanviews from large balcony/deck of bedroom. Fabulous Contemporary Cape with walk to sandy beach, sitting on double lot with many possibilities.

Taunton - $89,000. End unit condo C/A, ground level LR, bedroom, large kitchen/ FR, ceramic tiled in kitchen & bathroom. Conveniently located.

Swansea - $199,900. Vintage 2-family home in a country setting. FPs, pantry & antique bread oven. Each level has 100 amp service. May convert to a single family.

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Dartmouth - $749,900. Amazing custom built home on a beautifully landscaped yard with a unique coy pond in rear. This 4 bedroom, two and ½ bath home features a fireplaced living room w/high cathedral ceiling offering modern contemporary lo. First floor Master Suite with Jacuzzi tub and 3 large bedrooms and den/office on 2nd level. Brick face house located on a private 2+ acre lot with 2 car attached garage with an oversized driveway. Must see to appreciate. Call today for your exclusive viewing.

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FALL RIVER-Short sale! 3 to 4 bedroom SEEKONKthis - wellhome maintained 1½ colonial, features4 bdrm, hardwood baths, bright fireplace, overlooking floors, andhdwds, sunny patio kitchen, 2 baths, garden of flowers. $269,900 call Dawn a must see. $219,900 CALL DAWN

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FALL RIVER-5 year old colonial, 3 bedSWANSEA 2 bdrm, ranchcabinets, on largegranite corner rooms ½-baths, maple lot, all 1appl kitchen, fireplace living rm, counter tops, stainless steel appliances, den, dining area, washer dryer to stay, move in condition. $232,900 RON replacement windows. $224,900CALL call Anita

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DARTMOUTH-nothing to Donna do but up on lower level. $216,500 call C move in!! 3 bdrms, fireplace, eat in kitchen, fenced backyard, basement is ready to be finished. $229,900 CALL LAURA

DIGHTON-brand new inconstruction, 3 heat both floors, fenced backyard, move bedroom ½ bath colonial, farmers in condition.2 $140,000 call Nancy porch, 2 stall garage, ceramic tile, hardwood floors, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, still time to pick your colors. $374,900 CALL RON

FALL RIVER-9 old colonial, gleaming hdwds, year over 2,000 sq ft livinghardarea, woods in plan, dining tile in counters. kitchen, open floor 2 ½room, baths, granite $304,900 call Todd granite counter tops, 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths with master bath, great shape. $285,000 CALL RON

FALL RIVER - New Construction, 3 bdrm, 2 bath home, excellent area, cathedral ceilings, recessed lighting, SS appliances, FALL location, 2 Sbedgranite,RIVER-great hdwds. $249,900 call Cindy

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FALL RIVER - 3 bdrms, 2 ½ bath water front townhouse, granite counters, open floor plan, garage. $399,000 call Donna W

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FALL RIVER - 3 bdrm, 2 bath townhouse, gorgeous water views of the bay, wood burning fireplace, garage. $189,900 FALL RIVER-Short sale! call 3 toHeidi 4 bedroom

FALL RIVER - build your home here! Great neighborhood, this lot is clear, was previously a multi family, but can beona single RIVER-2 located large FALL family. $49,900 callhardwood Ron lot, 2 stall garage, floors, cen-

FALL RIVER - 3 bedroom, move right in, hardwoods throughout, fireplace, central vac, 2 car garage,year enclosed porch, fenced in FALL RIVER-5 old colonial, 3 bedback yard. call Cindy F granite rooms 1 ½$224,900 baths, maple cabinets,

colonial, this home features hardwood floors, bright and sunny kitchen, 2 baths, a must see. $219,900 CALL DAWN

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REHOBOTH - home features a fireplaced LR, family room with sliders leading to a patio, kitchen with SS appliances, w/granite countertops, first fl office, to many amenities to list. $395,000 call Holly

SWANSEA - water front with dock, 8 room 4 bdrm home, new roof, owner/builder will put $35,000 of work at your discretion of work you would like done. $399,900 call Ron

FALL RIVER - 3 bdrm, 1 ½ bath, finished basement, garage under, highlands. $219,900 call Michelle

DARTMOUTH-nothing to do but move in!! 3 bdrms, fireplace, eat in kitchen, fenced backyard, basement is ready to be finished. $229,900 CALL LAURA

DIGHTON-brand new construction, 3 bedroom 2 ½ bath colonial, farmers porch, 2 stall garage, ceramic tile, hardwood floors, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, still time to pick your colors. $374,900 CALL RON

FALL RIVER-9 year old colonial, hardwoods in dining room, tile in kitchen, granite counter tops, 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths with master bath, great shape. $285,000 CALL RON

FALL RIVER - Highlands 3 family, great big lot, garage, 3 good size apartments, renovated 2 ½ years ago, great rental income. $229,900 call Ron

FALL RIVER-3 bdrm, 2 bath ranch, larger than it looks, open floor plan, hdwds, private backyard, paved driveway. $189,000 call Anne

FALL RIVER - 4 bdrms, 4 baths, well built colonial, hardwood floors throughout, many extras, new appliances, one of a kind, a must see. $499,900 call Ron

FALL RIVER-great location, 2 bedroom cape, unfinished 2nd floor, ready to finish, could possibly be a 4 bedroom, garage. $189,000 CALL RON

FALL RIVER-3 to 4 bedroom, 2 full baths, handy man special, great location, great price. $129,900 CALL RON

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TAUNTON-2 bedrooms, 1 ½ bath end unit townhouse, cathedral ceilings, fireplace, c/a, sliders to patio, deeded parking, pet friendly, over 1600 sq ft of living area. $165,000 CALL NANCY FALL RIVER-new to market, 11 rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 bath Victorian colonial, highlands location. LOW 300’S CALL DORENE

SOMERSET - great starter home, 2 bedroom cottage, fenced in yard, priced to sell. $139,900 call Flora

FALL RIVER-Open floor plan 3 bdrms, raised ranch, in move in condition, 1 car garage on corner lot, buyer will receive $4,000 in closing costs, only. $155,000 CALL ANITA FALL RIVER-new to market, 3 bedroom, 1 ½ baths, eastern ave location, 1 car garage. $174,900 CALL DORENE


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TIVERTON-peaceful 1 + acre house WESTPORT - 3 bdrm colonial on 8+ acre lot onwith dead2 barns, end, utilities at street, perk farm, private beautiful grounds, tests complete, land is level and dry, new price. $649,900 www.KarenMartinconveniently located, motivated seller. Homes.comCALL call or Karen home, $109,000 BETH 3text bedroom DARTMOUTH-sweet featuring hardwoods throughout, nice kitchen, vinyl large corner Looking forsiding, the right home loan?lot, 2 car garage. $169,900 CALL OR TEXT KAREN

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FALL RIVER-large ranch on cul de sac, 3-5 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, kitchen, open living/dining area, finished basement, must see inside. $217,500 CALL NANCY

FALL RIVER-2 bdrm 1 ½ baths condo, finished lower level, hardwood floors, possible rent with option. $169,800 CALL DORENE

FALL RIVER - new to market, 2 bdrms, lower unit, priced to sell. $45,000 call Flora

TIVERTON-55 and over, open floor plan, 3-4 beds, TIVERTON-3-4 beds, 1.5 baths, 2 story barn, paddock, master suite w/private bath, large eat in kitchen, around 2 acres of land, included large comm. Bldg dining area, wrap around deck, corner lot, associ- (50x40) w/loading dock, overhead door, opportunity ation has lots of amenities. $145,000 CALL ANITA for many types of business. $299,000 CALL ANITA SOMERSET-great starter home, in won- TIVERTON-new to market, 55+ comderful location, 2 beds, 1 car garage & munity, 2 bdrm 2 bath, like new, full car port. $120,000 CALL FLORA basement, patio, pool, clubhouse and more. $159,900 CALL FLORA

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WATERVIEW - Turn Key restaurant/Pub in Historic downtown Bristol waterfront area. Spectacular Waterviews! Central air, sprinkler system, updated electric. All furniture and restaurant equipment included. Includes liquor license. $1,100,000 (F996) Gail 508-801-6635

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WARREN - 3 bedroom Duplex. Eat-in kitchen. Double parlors.Full basement with washer/dryer hookup. Off street parking for one. $1000/mo. 1st, last and security (F503R) Donna 774-644-1099

RENTAL - WESTPORT - Country Duplex - Beautiful 1 bedroom unit with screened room & lg. deck overlooking gorgeous grounds. Plenty of basement storage. No pets or smokers. Why pay condo fees? $850/mo. Includes gas for heat, cooking and laundry. 1st, last and security. Cindy 508-493-2188

KarynKopecky 508-685-9906 FALL RIVER - Priced well below assessed value! 3 Family nicely remodeled interior. New windows and roof. 2 BR w/ double parlors. Open floor plan on first floor. Corner lot w/ private fenced yard & O/S parking for 6. $221,900 (F818) Janice 508-965-0361

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PAWTUCKET - 3 BR, 2 bath Conventional home with many updates.. Finished basement with guest quarters. Charming home with very low maintenance. Cool off with your central air conditioning or relax in your nice sized back yard. Plenty of off-street parking. $135,000 (F990) Cindy 508-493-2188

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Bristol - Magnificent tri-level, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 2-car garage, large yard, deck w/patio, 2 sheds. Must See. $330,000.

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Fall River - Investors! Nice 2-family Townhouse style, with 4 bedrooms, 2 baths. 1st floor 2bds/1 bath. $189,900.




Warren Condo. Why pay rent when you can own this 2 bedroom, 1 bath condo with water view for only $139,000

Fall River - Charming 3bd/2.5 bath Colonial. New in 2005. Large master suite w/bath, hdwd floors, slider to deck with A/G pool. $299,000.



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Dighton - Oversized New England Cape w/5 bedrooms, 3 baths, master suite, home office & in-law set-up w/private entrance. Don’t miss out. $295,000.

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Fall River, MA - 3 Family home with 2 bedroom units. Great for contractor, needs TLC and cosmetics, good location , corner lot. Asking $159,900.

Fall River, MA - Split level, 3 bedrooms, 2 full Fall River, MA - So end 2 Bedroom ranch with baths, living room, dining room, finished lower eat in kitchen, living room and den in great level as the in-law apartment. $229,900. location. Full basement , breezeway and 1 car garage. Call Tony for details.




Fall River, MA - 3 Bed, 1.5 bath cape with living room, dinning room, eat in kitchen and partially finished basement. Renovated inside and out, Windows, Roof, New Kitchen , Baths , hardwoods and new tile. Home has small yard with deck and pool. And is fully alarmed for security. South End Location. Asking $220,000.

Somerset, MA - Perfect home for a large family on a corner lot with a total of 4+ bedrooms, and 2.5 baths,large living room,large family room with skylights,dinning room,eat in kitchen, fireplace,and a play room on the upper floor.

Fall River, MA - Totally refurbished to your specs. Great home with 4 bedrooms 2.5 baths in great location. Let our construction team make this house new for you. Off street parking for up to 5 cars spacious lot. Call Tony for details.




Fall River, MA - The Landings, waterfront with great waterview, estate sale 2 bedroom , 2 bath condo with many extras. Custom finished interior with wood, tile, crown moldings, garage. Immaculate throughout, one of the landings premier units. Priced for quick Sale Call Tony.

Fall River, MA - 2-family w/beauty shop on 1st floor, 2nd & 3rd floors - 2 bedrooms each w/ many updates. Off-street parking.

Fall River, MA - 3 bd/1.5 bath Colonial, Maplewood near park, large LR, DR, eat-in kitchen, finished basement, C/A, attached garage, off-street parking. Call Tony for details.

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CEDAR RIDGE Custom Homes & Realty

Excellent Pricing ◊ Great Lots & Quality Homes Realtor Lorrie Kfoury 774-644-9177

Developer Robert Kfoury 508-958-0800

Realtor Dawn Langton 508-326-8842

Condo - only 2 left! Fall River: New Construction! This spacious townhouse has an exquisite layout, 3 bdrms, 1.5 bath, gleaming oak floors & staircase, lg. master bedrm w/ walk-in closet, 2nd floor laundry, A,C. sundeck, garage, extra storage space & low condo fee. starting at $188,000.

Swansea: New Construction! Grand 3 BR Split Level home has so much to offer. Wide open living space, custom kitchen w/island, master bath, superb architectural details & 2 car garage all set in a beautiful upscale neighborhood. $319,900.

Fall River: Office space for lease in this beautifully restored historic building. Each office boasts 15’ ceilings and grand moldings, original marble fireplace, use of common conference room. Conveniently located. rent includes heat & electric.

Swansea: Land located in a pristine subdivision. Large private lots ranging between 1.5 & 4+ acres now available in phase II. Purchase land alone or create a custom home package to suit your needs. Lots starting at $109,000.

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SOMERSET - Custom Built 3000+sqft Home, hard wood floors Open plan flows from Formal living room to dining room and family room with gas fired two sided fireplace. 4 bedrooms, bath large kitchen and laundry room. Upstairs are two huge bedrooms and full bath. Step outside, through the screened in porch, to an very private back yard that is just short of an acre. $334,800. ING IST WL NE

SOMERSET - To be Built. Plans are for a 4 bed 2.5 bath Colonial. Great floorplan for entertaining and large bedrooms for a growing family. Lots of up-grades already included. Tiled baths and Kitchen, and more. Call today for Specs and a viewing of the Lot. Local Builder. Photo is facsimile. $449,900.

WESTPORT - Custom 3 BR Contemporary Cape. Open floor plan w/balcony over LR and DR. Lg. brick FP. Custom kitchen w/island. Bedrooms w/slider to balcony. Mahogany siding and trim to last a lifetime. Newer heat & a/c. Private 1.4 + acre wooded, water access $319,900.


SOMERSET - New to Market , 3 bedroom , tiled bath Ranch. Eat-in kitchen, large living room. Bonus family room leads to nice back yard. Freshly painted and refinished hardwoods. This is move in condition and ready for your furniture. Price right at $239,900.

SOMERSET - Cape. Updates from heating to roof! 3 bd/1 bath. Hdwds, laundry on 1st floor. C/A. Sliding glass door leads to a new vinyl fenced in yard. Sunsetter awning over deck, 12X18 storage shed. A deal at $209,900.

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SOMERSET - Stately Colonial Timeless elegance. Large eat in kitchen, formal dining room, front to back living room with marble fireplace, and a family room w/stone faced fireplace, 3 bedroom. 1 ½ baths marble counters and European fixtures, Finished basement with a wet bar and ½ bath, cedar closet room, laundry room. Mud room to 2 stall garage, situated on .81 acre corner lot. Offered at $389,000.



SOMERSET - contemporary, 3-4Bedrooms with Livingroom/Dinningroom. Modern kitchen with custom cabinets and granite countertops. 28 x 32 great room, gas fireplace and leads out to rear deck makes this a home perfect for entertaining. Master bedroom has full tiled bath. Addition lower/level Family room and bedroom with full bath, fully air conditioned. $240,000. LD SO

FALL RIVER - Originally a single family, being rented and used as single Family. 4 bedrooms 2 baths , Great fenced yard with Off street parking, fruit trees, Grape vines along back fence.This would be a great single family, with in-law option, Also has two family zoning. $100,000.


SOMERSET - New Listing. 3 bedroom 2 full baths, Living room and dinning room, Hardwood floors. Atrium door leads to PT deck and large 13,665 Sqft. rear yard and Garage .Update electric and heat, needs some TLC But a great starter home.cental location. Great price! $200,000.


SOMERSET WATERVIEWS - Totally updated ranch, Hardwood floors, fresh paint new windows, new roof and new heating system. Living room has fireplace and dining room has sliders to deck, both facing river view. 3 beds and 1 full bath make this a great home to move right into. Dead end street with water access. $284,900.

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SWANSEA - New Listing , 3 bedroom cape eat-in kitchen with livingroom and dinning room. Hardwood floors,tiled bath. Vinyl siding and new windows. Oversized garage. New septic system. Price right at $174,900.

Somerset 33,000 sqft on cul de sac $140,000. Berkley 8712 sqft waterfront $49,900. Swansea 60,112 sqft Breslin Acres $189,900.

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SOMERSET: Somerset Compound! Swimming? Tennis anyone? It's all here. Fabulous Contemporary Split level house on large corner lot complete with waterview, 2 fireplaces, 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 Baths, Central Air and to much more to list. $399,000 Call Kathy for more details.

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TIVERTON: Oversized ranch on a double lot in a great North Tiverton location. Large kitchen with vaulted ceilings, 2-3 bedrooms, hardwood floors and a new heating system. Price reflects condition! $139,900 Ask for Ken

NEW BEDFORD: Beautiful 4 bedroom with fully finished lower level has 2 bedrooms, sitting rooms, office area and another full bath!! 3rd level with kitchen, family room, full bath, two bedrooms and separate entrance. 3 levels of living with plenty of space and tons of storage! $240,000 Ask for Michele

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NEW BEDFORD: 2 Bedroom Garden Condo with Fully Applianced Kitchen featuring Tile, Breakfast Counter and Lots of Cabinets. Easy Access to Route 140. Located just past New Bedford's Industrial Park! Own for the price of Renting! $59,900 Ask for Ken

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Swansea - $ 269,900. 3BR/2BA R. Ranch minutes to I-195, open floor plan w/cathedral ceilings, FR on LL, 2-car garage, deck, C/A. Large lot, dead end st.

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Swansea - $339,000. Waterfront, 3BR/2BA Cottage w/1 Bd Guest-House on premises. Newer roof, furnace, electrical, 2-car garage. Tiered Deck, direct water access.

Fall River-$314,900 Historic home, totally remodeled open concept, 4BR/2.5BA, maple, granite/ss kit., FDR, FR; a/c & hdwds throughout, move-in condition.

Swansea - $189,900. Good business location on Rt. 6. Expandable Cape, 2BR, new kitchen w/s.s., granite, center island. FP/LR, updated heating with A/C.


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The Year in Review This year has been the perfect time to buy a home across the SouthCoast, Cape Cod and Rhode Island. Local markets have stabilized courtesy of limited inventories and foreclosures, historically low mortgage rates, much improved buyer demand and rising prices. So, as we close out 2012, we reflect on a few of this year's important real estate trends while looking ahead to 2013. Sharon, MA has been one of the south shore's shining stars. This year, sales increased 12% while prices jumped 5%. David Nelson, REALTOR® with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Sharon David Nelson - REALTOR® has been selling homes in w/ Coldwell Banker town since 1984. Nelson believes Sharon's appeal comes from a lack of heavy industry and Providence and Boston being easy commutes. Furthermore, the town is diverse and the school system is one of the best in Massachusetts. Hence, Nelson predicts Sharon will remain in demand next year. "Everyone is optimistic because we've seen multiple offers and prices are holding," says Nelson. "We have a range of homes for sale from $200,000 to $1.5 million. If you want to trade up or move south, buyers are out there ready to go." While Sharon offers something for everyone, Rhode Island does too. But one of the state's key trends was the impact of first-time homebuyers who scooped up properties priced below $200,000 to take advantage of low interest rates. But what about next year? Will this window of opportunity come to a close? Bruce Lane is a REALTOR® with Williams & Stuart Real Estate which serves much of the state including Cranston, Warwick and East Providence. He's currently the Vice President of the Rhode Island Association of Realtors and has been licensed since 1986. 58

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Lane says, “If interest rates stay under 4% and lenders loosen up the purse strings, the market will greatly improve. If interest rates creep up, as they inevitably will, that makes now the time to buy." That statement couldn't be more true for Cape Cod which David Nelson - REALTOR® spent much of 2012 w/ Coldwell Banker in a funk. Today, inventory is above 300 units and little has changed since last February. Furthermore, on-market homes have been sitting for over 200 days. And even as some of Massachusetts's Barnstable County markets improved, sales, for the most part, have remained stagnant. In 2011, 314 homes sold with an average market time of 165 days. This year, 323 homes traded with a market average of 166 days. Nikolas Atsalis is a REALTOR® with Osterville's Robert Paul Properties, Inc. He's been practicing for over 20 years and doesn't see many changes ahead. "In a second home market such as Cape Cod, prices have remained stable for much of 2012," says Atsalis. “That said, 2013 will come down to inventory - if it's high, prices will favor buyers.” While the Cape has always twinkled, the SouthCoast has been David Nelson - REALTOR® a rising star. The w/ Coldwell Banker territory has seen more empty nesters buying homes. They want easy access to a beach and even easier access to Boston without the bridge traffic.

Furthermore, like Rhode Island, first-time homebuyers have been driving much of the market. They purchased single-family homes priced below $150,000 many with just over 1700 square feet, 3-bedrooms, 1-bath and eat-in-kitchen. That said, no matter how many deals are done, the fact remains that we living in turbulent times with a sputtering global economy. What will happen locally is anyone's guess. But while we cannot be naïve about these realities, we also cannot stop pursuing what we want whether it is a home or anything else. In other words, at the end of the day, life goes on. Ken Mongeon has been selling real estate

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Connecticut Solid Surface, LLC is a familyowned industry leader in the fabrication and installation of custom kitchen cabinets, stone and solid surface countertops, specializing in natural stone Granite & Marble, and engineered Quartz surfaces such as Cambria, SileStone, LG Viatera, Ceasar Stone, DuPont Zodiac, DuPont Corian and Formica. Our mission is to be the best team out there! We don’t just want customers, we want continued trustworthy relationships. Our success is based on our customers’ success! Ultimately if you, as our customer succeed, then we succeed as well. The true goal – “Pay It Forward!” The Roux family started Connecticut Solid Surface in 1997. This company began with the

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thought of offering a new modern countertop, the alternative to laminate. We are open-minded and dedicated to the most environmental friendly and groundbreaking countertop made in USA. Minnesota is home to another familyowned company who embodies our same core values. We are honored and very proud to provide our customers the most beautiful distinguished palate of colors available, as well as one of the most elite and respected countertops, “Made in America and Environmentally Safe for every human being.” We bring to our customers “Cambria!” Cambria® is a quartz stone surface, recognized as a superior choice in countertop materials. Cambria quartz has a stunning cosmetic ap-

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peal and is one of the hardest materials in nature. Cambria countertops consist of 93% natural quartz stone and require no maintenance. Cambria is only available through exclusive dealers (and cannot be found in Home Centers.) Maintenance-free - Cambria means that it never needs polishing or sealing. Granite needs to be sealed once or twice a year as chemical sealers wear off. Plus, unlike granite, Cambria surfaces are resistant to stains. Bacteria Resistant - Certified as safe for use as a food preparation surface, Cambria is as hygienic as stainless steel. It's nonporous surface makes it impossible for bacteria to penetrate and grow.

Strength - Quartz is one of the hardest minerals found in nature. Cambria is 93% natural quartz, and is stronger than granite. Our 2012 goal is first and foremost to focus on you – our customer! We want to “Be The Change.” We want to revamp and reinstitute the “American Dream.” Our focus is to provide our customers with the “Best” and most reliable product(s) available in the marketplace! We are proud that Cambria counters are 100% made in the United States (at Cambria's LeSueur, Minnesota plant). So, if you're concerned about such things as "Made in the U.S.A.," then Cambria is just the ticket.

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Kitchen & Baths by Humphrey’s

As two of the most popular home remodels, kitchen and bathroom improvements can represent a substantial return on investment (ROI) ratio; helping to bring top market value for your home. Bathroom renovations especially prove high performers. On average 120% return on investment for bath renovations and 100% for kitchen improvements according to recent statistics. Both types of renovations increase a home’s chances of a quick sale and represent a major selling feature to potential buyers As the heart and soul of the home, the kitchen is one of the most user rooms of the house; of keen interest to potential buyers. In fact, real es64 | December 2012

tate agents say a clean, well-designed kitchen with modern appliances and quality elements can sell a house quicker than nearly any other aspect of the home. Modern, well-designed bathrooms are another big selling point; where quantity and quality both count. Homes that have two or three bathrooms with quality fixtures sell faster than homes with only one bathroom. Needless to say, a luxurious master bathroom adjoining the master bedroom is even more impressive. While bathrooms and kitchens can represent some of the most costly types of home renovations, they are also more likely to pay for themselves.

Kitchen Remodeling Tips

Consider basic room functions. Make sure remodeling or renovation project will accommodate one or more of the room’s functions. For instance, the kitchen’s primary functions are food preparation, storage, and clean up. Make sure the classic work triangle is incorporated into the kitchen floor plan – with the kitchen sink, refrigerator, and stove arranged in a triangular pattern. This layout saves unnecessary steps, while ensuring ease of movement and convenience. Install a granite counter top – or one made from other natural stone. Stone counter tops installed using quality workmanship improves kitchen appearance and usability. They can also be a huge selling point.

Entrust our experts at Humphrey’s to design, create and install a custom kitchen or bath that best suits your personal needs. Our team of designers using our state-of-the-art design software will allow you to envision your home project before it begins. We use a host of leading manufactures that represent

Bathroom Remodeling Tips

Replace flooring with bathroom flooring tile

Update existing fixtures – including shower tub, toilet, vanity,medicine cabinet, and lighting.

Add a Jacuzzi whirlpool bath or hot tub – attractive bathroom features more apt to appeal to potential buyers. And bring a better return on investment than a “lifestyle project,” such as a separate Jacuzzi or sauna room.

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Mortgage Points: by Peter DeFusco

Is it worth it?

What Mortgage Points Are Mortgage points come in two varieties: origination points and discount points. In both cases, each point is equal to 1% of the total amount mortgaged. For example, on a $100,000 home, one point is equal to $1,000. Origination points are used to compensate loan officers. Not all mortgage providers require the payment of origination points, and those that do are often willing to negotiate the fee. Origination points are not tax deductible. 

Discount points are prepaid interest. The purchase of each point generally lowers the interest rate on your mortgage by 0.25%. Most lenders provide the opportunity to purchase anywhere from zero to three discount points. We will focus mainly on discount points and how they can decrease your overall mortgage payments. It is important to note, however, that when lenders advertise rates, they often show a rate that is based on the purchase of points. If you itemize your taxes, discount points are tax deductible on Schedule A. Should You Pay For Points? The decision of whether or not to pay for points generally focuses on discount points, and requires being able to understand the mortgage payment structure. There are two primary factors to weigh when considering whether or not to pay for discount points. The first involves the length of time that you expect to live in the house. In general, the longer you plan to stay, the bigger your savings if you purchase discount points. Consider the following example: • On a $100,000 mortgage with an interest rate of 6%, your monthly payment for principal and interest is $599.55 per month. • With the purchase of three discount points,

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your interest rate would be 5.25%, and your monthly payment would be $552.20 per month. Purchasing the three discount points would cost you $3,000 in exchange for a savings of $47.35 per month. You will need to keep the house for 63 months to break even on the point purchase. Since a 30-year loan lasts 360 months, purchasing points is a wise move if you plan to live in your new home for a long time. If, on the other hand, you plan to stay only for a few years, you may wish to purchase fewer points, or none at all.There are numerous calculators available on the internet to assist you in determining the appropriate amount of discount points to purchase based on the length of time you plan to own the home. The second consideration with the purchase of discount points involves whether or not you have enough money to pay for them. Many people are barely able afford the down payment and closing costs on their home purchases, and sometimes there simply isn't enough money left to purchase points. On a $100,000 home, three discount points are relatively affordable, but on a $500,000 home, three points will cost $15,000. On top of the traditional 20% down payment of $100,000 for the $500,000 home, another $15,000 is often more than people can afford. Are Mortgage Points Worth It? Some people argue that money paid on discount points could be invested in the stock market and used to generate a higher return than the amount saved by paying for the points. But, for the average homeowner, the fear of getting into a mortgage they can't afford outweighs the potential benefit that may be accrued if they managed to select the right investment. Many


times, just being able to pay off your mortgage is more important. Also, it is important to keep in mind the motivation behind purchasing a home. While most people hope to see their homes increase in value, few people purchase their homes strictly as investments. From an investment perspective, if your home triples in value, you are unlikely to sell it for the simple reason that you then would need somewhere else to live. If your home gains in value, it is likely that most of the other homes in your area have increased in value as well. If that is the case, selling your home will give you only enough money to purchase another home for near the same price. Also, if you take the full 30 years to pay off your mortgage, you will likely have paid nearly triple the home's original selling price in principal and interest costs and, therefore, you won't make much in the way of real profit if you sell at the higher price. The Bottom Line Purchasing a home is a major financial decision. Plan carefully. Look at the numbers. Before you start shopping, decide on the amount of the monthly payments that you can afford, and determine exactly how you will get to that payment - whether it's by making a large down payment, purchasing discount points or buying a less expensive home. Then it's time to shop around. Don't settle for the first mortgage package that you happen to stumble across.There are plenty of banks to choose from and numerous resources, including real estate agents, mortgage brokers and the internet, that can help you shop for the best deal for your situation. Peter DeFusco
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Home Away From Home - Florida The Sunshine State is on Sale

They say the most difficult thing in real estate is to time the market and buy at the perfect time. With values in the Northeast and in many other parts of the country stabilizing, and in many cases showing gains, it may be a perfect time to look for that “Home Away From Home�. Florida is quintessentially by all measures has one of the most opportune markets in the country right now. And lets face it, in the middle of Northeast winters there is nothing like a recharge in the Sunshine your own place! In todays mobile world we can work from anywhere, and many professionals split their time between residences without missing a beat. Florida is one of the few markets today where values are almost 50% of market highs in the mid 2000’s. Basically, this means you are getting twice the house you could buy just 6 years ago. When was the last time you missed a half-price sale! In addition, amenities like golf, tennis, beach access and recreational facilities are included in many properties at little or no additional expense. The selection is still great and in many communities the newer development builders have lowered prices drastically to meet 78 | December 2012

market prices for new homes and condominiums. With the lowest interest rates in 50 years you can literally buy a second home right now for about the same expense monthly as a luxury car payment. So let me get this right, a new BMW for $699 a month that will be worth almost nothing in 10 years compared to buying a new home in Florida for the same cost that I will have for years to come and my family can enjoy, that will most likely double in value in 10 years, Duh! The Florida real estate market is starting to pick up momentum. Buyers from overseas are taking advantage of low prices and great exchange rates that make it an even better deal. The Pound Sterling is 1.85, to the dollar exchange rate it translates to buying a $200,000 property at just under $120,000. And the Euro at 1.57 to a dollar is great as well. There are great deals everywhere and what better excuse could there be for a long weekend in the Sunshine State this fall or winter. Take a look at some of the great deals in this issue and call a Florida realtor today to help you get organized with choices before you get there.

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Naples, Florida - 0ver 239-455-5946 1900 sq. ft. 3 bedroom possible 4thMora bed- 239-353-8880 Naples, Florida - Great Location! bedroom, 2 bath, James Ashness Maria Noreen This Burt3239-353-8880 room with 2 baths in great country setting, home is on 5 acres. ranch style home is set on 2.73 private acres. This home needs If land is what you need in a great Weber Woods location don't some TLC and updating and offers a multitude of opportunilet this one get away!!!! call to schedule your showing. $364,000 ties. This home offers a private backyard with screened lanai. Call James Ashness Great location, close to shopping and restaurants. See remarks. $179,900 Noreen Burt

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Tiverton, RI: Daniel Church Estates. One of Tiverton’s most prestigious neighborhoods. Perfectly set on 1 acre of land with privacy and lush landscaping. 3 car garage. Single story living, 3 BR’s, 2 baths. Stunning floor plan offers 2500 s/f of living area with central air. Beautiful great room with built in book case unit. 2 fireplaces - gas and wood burning. Impeccable throughout ! $579,900. Chee 401-835-5021

Tiverton, RI: South Tiverton near Seapowet’s Ruecker Wildlife Refuge. Private retreat on 2 peaceful and scenic acres. 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, soaring ceilings, large bonus room or optional in- law quarters. Lovely home features central air, hardwood floors, master suite on first level, 2500 s/f of living area, full unfinished basement and a 2 car garage. $359,900. Call Jeannie Veegh 401-847-8818.

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Tiverton, RI: High Hill/ Fogland . Spacious year round Colonial. 1440 s/f of living area. 3 BR’s, 2 BA. Private back yard abuts farmland. Attractive interior. Master bedroom with balcony deck and water views. Short stroll to the beach that looks out to the Atlantic. A lovely seaside home ! $379,900. Chee 401-835-5021 Tiverton: Tiverton Basin water front cottage. Private 7,840 s/f lot. Built in 1954. 935 s/f of living area. 2 BR’s. BA. Hardwood flrs. This is a unique summer cottage in an exception location! $370,000. Chee 401-835-5021.

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Little Compton - Watch the boats go by from this westfacing shingle-style. Bright open plan with second floor “bonus room,” offering lots of possibilities. Enjoy great outdoor living with patio and fireplace, deck, and bar overlooking the Sakonnet. Kim Fleming, 848.6726 $475,000

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Somerset - $184,900!!! WHAT A VIEW! You get BOTH waterview and frontage with UNOBSTRUCTED views to Mt. Hope Bridge! 3 Bedroom Cottage, 2 Car Garage. Seller will PAY your first year Flood Insurance, too! (S 8)

Somerset - LAND Town Water and Sewer!! Build your home in Broad Cove Estates, North End Near Dighton Line! Deed Restrictions. Assessed at $144K, Selling for 125K.

Tiverton - $149,900! Well maintained, one owner Cape on 10,890 SF site, close to Rts. 138 & 24. Nice sized rooms include living room, dining room, eat in kitchen, master bedroom and bath. 2 bedrooms on second level, semi finished basement. Offers!!(S232)

Somerset - NEW LISTING! $294,900! Blended Family Living! Ranch with attached In-Law! 3-4 Beds, 2 Baths, Finished Basement, 2 Car Garage and 2 Decks. (S120)

Somerset - $399,900. 4BD/3bath Contemporary, 19,000 sf site! Impressive foyer, elegant living room, kitchen w/island, tile, granite! Lg FDR, FR, deck, A/G Pool, 2-car garage. (S32)

Tiverton - $239,900! 3bd/2bath Cape, half acre, easy access to Rt. 24, FPLR, FDR, eat-in kitchen, 1st fl master, newer roof, windows & vinyl siding. (S50)

Fall River - NEW LISTING! $188,500! Condo living at "THE LANDING". Building 9--End Unit, Ranch-Style. Vaulted Ceilings! 2 BR, 2 BA, C/A, Deck and Garage. (S907)

Somerset - NEW LISTING! $314,900!! Somerset - $139,900 Pottersville- 2BR 3BR/1.5bath Gambrel w/step-down FPFR and Cottage, newer windows and siding, 1-Car full brick wall! 2-Car garage. Basement w/finished Garage, 9000s/ft lot. (S177) room, updated Baths. Fenced Yd. Deck. (S668).



Swansea - $199,900. 3 bedroom Ranch home. Large, open living room and formal dining room, hardwoods, 3-season room, new title V, breezeway, cedar closet & garage! (S 364)

Tiverton - REDUCED $289,900! Lovely Contemporary! 3 Beds, 3 Baths, FP LR, Wood, Glass, Cathedral Ceilings, 2 Car Garage. Seasonal Waterviews! 16,000 s/ft lot. (S195)


Bridgewater - $479,900! Colonial 3bd, 3 full & 2 half baths, FPLR, FDR, Kitchen/dining area, C/A, heated indoor pool, porch, 2-car garage, landscaped acre. (S1430) LD SO

Fall River - RENTAL - $1,175/mo. 3-4 Bedrooms, 1 bath home. Non-smokers, pets by owner’s discretion. $3,525 Inc. 1st, Last/ Sec. (S1362) 96

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Swansea - $154,900!!! Wow! 3B/2 Bath Ranch w/finished lower (In-law) on 1.1 acre site. 2 kitchens & hardwoods/laminate flooring. BUYER is resp. for new Title V (S 590)

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