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Swansea - Spectacular 4700 sqft contemporary, 3 acres, large deep water dock with direct access to Mt Hope Bay. Priced to Sale at $799,000. See

Onset - Water Front home on exclusive Whittemore Point, Deep Water Dock, 4300 sq ft of living area, 4-car garage, Direct access to the Cape Cod Canal and Buzzards Bay. $1,259,000. Tour

Buzzards Bay -Little Buttermilk Bay Waterfront on exclusive Lewis point. Open Floor plan, Panoramic Views, Swim, Fish, Boat or entertain on the deck. $525,000. See

Wareham - Cozy Beach House with wide water views and fine white sandy beach high up out of Flood Plain. Being sold at land value. Great price!!! $350,000. See

Wareham - British Landing Condo looking over Wareham Harbor with a deep water dock for up to a 24 foot boat. Only $179,000. Check out

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We have many other outstanding waterfront properties. Call the waterfront experts, Joe & Arda Melanson at 508-317-4454 anytime and go to to view their listings, properties they have sold and the professional real estate services they offer. Integrity and Client Satisfaction Assured. Wishing you Blue Skies and Calm Seas, Joseph R. Melanson, MA Broker Since 1988. e-mail: Visit to view my listings and the professional real estate services I offer.

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Bourne: Tremendous opportunity to own a home at fraction of assessed value. Home to be sold as is. Side street location, attached garage, fenced yard, deck & proximity to Routes 495 & the Cape, this starter cape is an absolute gem!!! $129,900.

Wareham: Absolutely adorable pond front home. Some renovations newer kitchen cath. ceilings, skylights, ceiling fans, open fl plan. FP, E/I kitchen w/island. Larger doubled lot for this area, 3sheds. $210,000.

Kingston: Indian Pond Estates~Updated 5bd/4.5 bath w/in-law apt.,separate ent/laundry/kitchen/ flooring w/radiant heat. Main house new granite/ tile/ paint, hdwds, C/A, C/V, Sunroom, Master bath w/granite & tile, basement, I/G pool. $775,000.

Plymouth: POND FRONT, boat dock & 140-ft beach on Great Herring Pond! Grand 1880 historic inn on double-lot property is now a 6-bd single family home on 1-acre Electrified lofted garage, wood-burning F/P, colonnades, covered verandas. $548,000.

Plymouth: Sellers relocating. Colonial w/custom E/I kitchen, granite, ctr. Island, ss appliances. Wide pine flooring, FDR, FP/LR, sunken FR, Master suitew/double closets, office. Recent updates incl. bathrooms, roof, windows, & more. $349,900.

Plymouth: Colonial, high ceilings, hdwds, FPLR, wainscoted DR, kitchen, laundry, eloquent front staircase, 2nd flr 3BR/1bath, enclosed porch! 3rd flr walk-up, detached garage, fenced backyard! House in need of TLC. $345,000

Plymouth: Charming Ranch w/OCEANVIEWS, treed lawn, paved drive, front deck, enclosed 3season porch, open floor plan, Lg eat in Kitchen, spacious LR, 1st flr washer/dryer (stay) Pull down attic. $222,900.

Plymouth: Estate Sale~ 2BR Ranch, FR, breezeway attached to 1-car garage, set back from the road on .55 acre wooded lot which abuts conservation, in need of updating, full unfinished basement w/walk out. $169,900.

Plymouth: Newer Colonial w/HDWDS, kitchen w/Maple Cabinets, 3 Bd/2.5 Baths & walk-up Attic, dead-end street with easy access to all highway, newly expanded deck, gorgeous landscaped yard. $379,000.

Plymouth: New Construction!! Custom Colonial 3 BR/2.5BA, Gas FP/LR, 2-Car gar., still time to personalize home, located just outside Plymouth center, minutes away from highways, shopping, beach, downtown. $359,900.

Plymouth: Charming In-town location. Minutes to Downtown & Waterfront. Spacious 3 bedroom. Easy access to local shopping, highway, & the Ocean. Note: Natural Gas is the neighborhood. $318,000.

Kingston: Remodeled! New kitchen w/granite/ maple, 3bd/2 baths, hdwds, deck, new low E energy efficient windows, new heating system, water tank, siding. Walk to Grays Beach. $185,000.

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Plymouth: Located in the beautiful downtown area Beautiful bright and sunny antique colonial with over 200K worth of upgrades. This home is very unique for the area. Beautiful grounds w/views of the harbor & Mayflower. High end kitchen & baths. 2 working fireplaces w/ custom built-ins & mantels. Walk up attic w/ loads of space. $579,900.

Plymouth: Classic Cordage Company home w/all the charm of yesteryear. Updates include hardwood floors, built ins, crown molding, covered porch, back yard, deck, storage shed, finished basement, located close to Downtown Plymouth, beaches, commuter rail and Route 3 exit 7. Town Water and Sewer! $215,000.

North Attleboro: PRICE REDUCED!!! 8 Rm 4 bdrm 2.5 bth.colonial, w/FP family rm, hw fl, c tile, kitchen & bths, 2 car gar, lg deck w/hot tub, walk to tennis & swim club ceiling fans, situated on a 1 acre wooded lot in a neighborhood of higher priced homes. Just painted, won't last!! $389,900.

Plymouth: Custom built Colonial on 2 acres of privacy, shaker shingle roof, 3-car heated garage, I/G pool. Kitchen w/cherry cabinets, granite ctrs., island open to FR w/raised brick gas FP. FR w/beamed cathedral ceiling w/French doors to deck, DR, LR & 1st floor office. Upstairs master suite, game room /wet bar & bath. $599,900.

Plymouth: Wow! Gorgeous Triple Wide w/Cherry kitchen, breakfast bar, gas FP, built ins, C/A, 2- car garage, open floor plan, master suite w/walk in closet, master bath w/Jacuzzi . Enjoy the lifestyle-clubhouse, inground pool. All this at a single/double wide price! This is opportunity, don't miss out! $299,900.

Pembroke: Adorable Cape near Pembroke Country Club . All new windows, new updated electric & plumbing, 3-yr old roof, & new 3-bd septic just installed. Property was & still could be a working blueberry farm. Hdwds throughout, FP in living room. 2nd floor could be lg master, playroom, office etc. Basement. $245,000.

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Plymouth: Antique Cape in a fabulous location. Minutes from downtown, beach, schools, hospital, shopping, & highway. Home has been well cared for & updated to reflect modern tastes while maintaining the lovely character on an antique. With some TLC, the large shed could be transformed into a great work area, studio. $389,900.

Sandwich: Beautiful pond front home open floor plan w/granite kitchen, center island, dining area w/slider, mahogany deck overlooking Pimlico Pond. Gas fireplace living w/breathtaking views, HDWDs throughout the first floor. 2nd floor master suite w/2 walk-in closets, cathedral ceiling, balcony & luxurious master bath. $379,900.

Plymouth: Contemporary Colonial w/gorgeous ocean views, well maintained, open floor plan, refinished hardwood flooring, marble fireplace, master suite /full bath, ocean views, staircase to 3rd floor loft w/pull down stairs taking you to a roof top deck, 2-car garage AND basement storage. $309,900.

Plymouth: Custom Cape is located in the heart CHILTONVILLE, close to beaches, hospital, golf & highway. In-Law, finished basement w/separate entrance, 4+ bds, 4 baths, FPLR, Italian tile, laundry/mud room, 2-car garage and more! 3 generations of family, each w/their own kitchen/amenities. Many possibilities for extended family. $389,900.

Plymouth: This very well cared for Chiltonville home is ready to move into. Many upgrades have been done including windows, heating system, outside trim & sidewall. Close to Plymouth Beach, Route 3, Jordan Hospital & town, walkout basement, private back yard. Freshly painted interior. Pellet stove in basement. $319,900.

Plymouth: One of a kind craftsmanship! Large family home, w/open floor plan, living room w/hardwoods, vaulted ceiling, F/P, and the room was sound engineered to maximize the grand piano that is currently displayed. Many windows for natural light, kitchen w/cherry cabs, granite, & high quality appliances. Luxurious Master suite! $389,900.

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number this year. Richard Strang of Sea Horse Realty of Mattapoisett, Inc. has been a REALTOR®, Broker for 12 years. Despite the sluggish stats, he explains what's happening and why. "Foreclosures and short sales are still going strong. Homes under $300,000 are popular which usually include 3 beds, 1.5 baths and about 1600 square feet. . . Since interest rates have ticked up a bit, buyers might consider this a push." While the tide remains out in Mattapoisett, in Wareham, it’s coming in fast and strong. In the years between 2011 and 2012, sales have increased 38% with total dollar volume rising by 35%. More over, their fourth quarter numbers are

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Somerset: Rare Somerset 2 family just steps to water. River views from 16 X 16 deck. Both units have 3 beds with modern kitchens and baths. HW’s and Ceramic floors, replacement windows, upgraded electric, enclosed porches, 2 car garage and storage shed. Ideal owner occupied w/rental income! $274,900.

LITTLE COMPTON -- RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL! Unique offering on the Commons in the commercial district Historic Greek Revival home c.1840 offers possibility of home-based business. Front rooms of house can be separately sectioned off and have separate electric meter. Or use the semi-finished 1.5-story barn/garage/workshop and study/guest quarters. Private, nice yard. $385,000.

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Westport - Central Village-Beautiful 3BD/3 Bath Colonial. Master suite w/luxurious oversize master bath w/French doors. LR, DR and 24 x 30 family room, gourmet kitchen w/granite ctrs. 3700 sqft living space, almost 1.5 acres, open floor plan, HDWDS, tile & oversized 2-car garage. $489,900. Call Alberto Real Estate for private showing.



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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. $679,000.

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Fall River - Price reduced to under $165,000 on this really nice 3-family home with garage under in Maplewood section off Stafford Rd. Call Carolyn @ 508-965- 4352 for appointment.


Fall River - Enjoy Waterview. Sensational Sunsets. Duplex style Townhouse, newly up-dated Condo, garage, utility room, low condo fee, fully appliance kit. hdwds, updated baths, close highway access. $139,900. Call George 508-493-2250.

Fall River - 2+ family...Recently remodeled. Possibility of town house apt with 2nd to 3rd floor, or a 3rd apartment. Both 3-bd units. Off street parking. Asking $169,900. Call Carolyn @ 508 965 4352.

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Fall River - Many great uses for the single story 2900 s.f. building featuring large foyer/ waiting room, 2 bathrooms & several smaller offices off foyer. Contains 3 zone heat, paved parking, close to highways. Asking $290,000. Call Carolyn @ 508 965 4352.

Great family owned business. Specializes in anything Italian & Seafood. Seating capacity 67. Convenient suburban location w/ easy hwy access. Includes all equipment. $135,000. Call Carolyn 508-965-4352.

Fall River - Quite visible location to start a small in-home business. 1st floor LR, FR, Kit. or 4th bd. 2nd fl 3bds, walk out basement. Asking $170,000. Owner looking for offers! Call Carolyn 508-965-4352.

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Warren, RI – 8,000 sq. ft. each and listed Swansea - Waterfront on Coles River, Swansea – 4-bedroom, 1.5 bath Ranch in outstanding waterfront property with dock need of TLC. Fenced in yard. $167,000. for $87,500 each. Buyer responsible to in move in condition. 2 bedrooms,1 tile in water and sewer. Dighton Approvedhwds, 6 lotskylights,screened subdivision in lovely area. Close to Swansea line, quiet Northbring Swansea - 3 bedroom 1 bath ranch, bath, -gleaming galley kitchen, dininglocation, room, family Swansea, MA – Country cleared in porch overlooking water,Road. it's like yearare done. House on property is on one of features wooded lots next to Courtlyn Perks acre lotdeck comes with a a4-bedroom with sliders overlooking private round $279,900 the lots, is vacationing! presently rented, but could be used as office during construction. Great room 1.73 septic $109,900. yard. All thisdesign. in a convenient location, close to opportunity for a builder. $695,000. Call Bob 508-979-9021

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Rehoboth MA near Crestwood Country Club - 7 Osprey Circle. Grand 3099 sq/ft of living area with 4 bedrooms and three baths. Absolutely the finest finish work by skilled finish carpenters. This 9 room home has all the detail , room and charm for your family to enjoy. $899,000. Russell Guerriero 774-930-8677

Swansea MA near Touisett Golf Club and Swansea, CC - 614 Maple Avenue. Family size home with yard to enjoy. This 2268 sq/ft home has 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths which was built in 1995. With two car very deep garage for extensive storage. Ready for occupancy. $369,900. Russell Guerriero 774-930-8677


Swansea, MA - Raised Ranch with 3 bedroom, living room, Dinning Room all on 1.41 acres of land located close to schools and shopping. $249,900. Call Russell 774-930-8677



Fall River, MA - For Rent: Highland Terrace centrally located, 1 bedroom. $650.00 monthly. New Bedford, MA - For Rent: 2 bedroom condo just off Route 140 in the North End. Fully applianced & ready to move in. $650.00 monthly.

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Somerset - Estate Sale. 7 room 2-3 bedrm cape with 1.5 baths. Large living rm with hardwoods, Family rm. Office, Partially finished basement. Garage. $190k (HF 123)

Fall River - Reduced. 6 rm 2-3 bedrm cottage Living room, Dining room, Sun room. Some updates. Only $74k (HF 544)

Fall River - 6 family - Money Maker with a large yard. Expansion possibilities as well. Vinyl sided, vinyl windows. Estate Sale. $249k. (HF 115)

Rehoboth - Lender Owned 2 family or convert to a single family. Title V compliant. 3-1-1 on the first and 4-2-1 on the 2nd. 3.5+ acres. Reduced Asking $179k (HF 136)


Fall River - Reduced for quick sale. $119k for this 2-family with 1-3 bedrm unit and 1-2 bedrm unit. Needs some TLC. Off street parking. (HF 536)



Tiverton - Lender Owned Mobile Home. All reasonable offers considered. 3 beds, 1 bath, kit with appliances. Low Monthly fee. Reduced to $24,999 (HF 225)

Fall River - New to Market Former Convenience store with gas and offices above. 2,000+- store. Great corner lot on heavily traveled street. $410k. Real Estate Only for Sale. (HF 178-180)

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Somerset - New List. 8 room 3 bedrm 2 bath raised ranch in Top Condition. New kitchen with appliances, Liv rm with hardwoods, Dining room with sliders to a deck. Finished lower level with family room and media room. 2 car garage. Great area. (HF 514)

Highlands - Tastefully restored and redone executive ranch. 5 rooms 2 bedrooms 1 bath. Sunken liv rm with hardwoods New cherry kitchen. Dining rm, 1st flr laundry 1 car garage. New everything!! C/A. $229k (HF 193)


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FALL RIVER~ This neat 2 family is HIGHLAND- Just off Highland Ave. this 5 Room/ 3 Bedroom 1.5 Bath directly across from St. Peter & Paul's Ranch has a fireplace living rm. & a School. Located on a Ig. lot with off walk-out basement ready for a 4th street parking. You can create a 4 bedbedroom or Family Room. The priroom- Town House style apt Termi& still col-DARTMOUTH - Right atoffReed SEEKONK 6,000sf Trucking vate rear yard has aoff nice195 deck the rent from the first floor. $194,000 Rd. 9,800sf 5.2wateracres nal on 3lectacres has 24 loading doors kitchensteel and building there are on great 12 from yearstheold.1,200sf finished with 1,250sf of front office. Site in- is onlyviews front yard. $249,000

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Mall this 5,200+sf office building is located on a 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 MA/RI - 11 minutes to 195 & 3 Minutes to UMD. $419,000.

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Fall River - $89,000. Nice 3 bedrooms colonial Fall River- $235,000. Great value, 3bd/1 bath Fall River -$59,900. Excellent condition condo located on maplewood area. Features are cute back Ranch on the north side. Nice condition inside & with incredible value! Affordable & well maintained yard, garage, off street parking and newer roof. out, open floor plan, large E/I kitchen w/skylight, unit. Owned and sold in As-Is condition. formal living room w/wood stove, cathedral ceiling. Chris Paiva 774-488-1427

Swansea - $104,900. Cape Style house Kathleen Carvalho large fenced yard Master bedroom on first floor with formal living and family room. 508-496-2595 Easy highway access.

Swansea - $185,000. Vintage 2-family home in a country setting. Large side & rear yard w/ wrap around stone wall. Plenty of trees for shade and also a grape vine in the rear. This home has many unique qualities. Every other room has a fireplace. Some built in shelving, pantry & even an antique bread oven on the first level. Each level has its own 100 amp service, new roof on main house. Many possibilities for updating. May convert to a single family.

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Nelly Silva 774-526-6499 New Bedford - $44,900. Seller Financing spacious 2 bdrm. Many updates, newer kitchen, tiled bathroom, carpet, all appliances included. Good location.

Fall River - $189,000. 2bd Ranch, newly remodeled bath, refur. kitchen, partially fin. room in basement, laundry room, fenced-in yd, 2-car drive way. Make an offer!!

Fall River - $149,900. 3-family, on large lot, backyard , large rooms, high ceilings, hdwds, porch, needs updates while loaded w/ potentials. A Short Sale.

Fall River - $164,000. Great incomepackage deal. Both Apts in 2-Family currently occupied. 2nd building set up w/office space on 1st level & 1bd studio above.

Swansea - $168,999. Great income multifam. in area with little rental opportunity. Updated electric, washer/dryer hookups, walk to water. Seller motivated!

Warren - $175,000. Multi-family now 3 apartments could potentially become a 4-family. With some exterior paint & refurbishing of interior you have a great investment.

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FALL - 2 bdrm unit, hardwoods, all lot, 2 RIVER stall garage, hardwood floors, cennew wiring, spacious open floor plan, sliders tral air, alarm. $229,500 CALL DAWN to deck, garage. $105,000 call Nancy

SOMERSET - 3 bdrms, 2 bath cottage, waterview, short walk to park & beach,

FALL RIVER - reduced 2 family home, vinyl siding, 4 off st parking spaces, baseboard

FALL RIVER-5 year old colonial, 3 bedSOMERSET - 3 bedroom, 1 ½ baths, one rooms ½ baths, maple cabinets, granite owner 1home, desirable area. $229,900 counter tops, stainless steel appliances, call Anita move in condition. $232,900 CALL RON

SWANSEA - 2 bedroom 1 bath ranch, on corner lot, nothing to do but move in.

DARTMOUTH-nothing to Donna do but updated kitchen. $199,900 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 year old colonial, hard$224,900 call Anita woods 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 - New Construction, spacious single level ranch, open floor plan, c/a, cathedral ceilings, granite counters, plenty FALL RIVER-great location, of storage. $219,900 call Cindy S 2 bed-

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designRIVER-Short in hand, ready forsale! you 3toto build the home FALL 4 bedroom you’ve always wanted, 3.77 acrehardwood property. colonial, this home features $120,000 call Carole floors, bright and sunny kitchen, 2 baths, a must see. $219,900 CALL DAWN

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law attached, finished basement, in ground FALL RIVER-5 year old colonial, 3 bedpool, beautiful yard, central air, move in rooms 1 ½ baths, maple cabinets, condition. $349,900 call Cindy F granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, move in condition. $232,900 CALL RON

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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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TIVERTON - 3 bdrm ranch, 200 amp service, central air, finished basement, granite, tile & marble, fenced in yard with pool. $249,900 WARREN-tremendous location, on a call Jim cul de sac, close to highway, ½ acre lot, 3 bedrooms, finished basement, move right in. $225,000 CALL JIM


DIGHTON - Affordable opportunity to live in Dighton, this property offers a huge DIGHTON - Affordable opportunity to yardin Dighton, for a family, this house hardlive this property offershas a huge woodforfloors, it also a beautiful yard a family, this has house has hard-finwood it also$239,000 has a beautiful ishedfloors, lower level. CALLfin-JIM

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WARREN-tremendous location, on a SOMERSET-custom built contemporary cul de sac, close to highway, ½ acre home, with designer floor plan, huge lot, 3 bedrooms, finished MISS basement,OUT! beds, large private lot, hdwd, fireplace DON’T move right in.On $225,000 CALL JIM and lawn sprinklers. CALL JIM the opportunity that exists in this$389,700 market, I’d be happy to review your situation & get you qualified at no cost! Call me anytime for an appointment and for a list of foreclosures! BANK OWNED PROPERTIES AVAILABLE OnMANY the opportunity that exists in this market,

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FALL RIVER-Short sale! 3 to 4 bedroom colonial, this home features hardwood FALL RIVER - Justsunny Listed! Spacious24baths, bdrm, floors, 2 bathbright home,and in move inkitchen, condition, new aheating, must see. $219,900 CALL DAWN roof, partially finished & heated

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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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TIVERTON - LAND - 40.5 acres. Previous farmland graced by stately pines, holly trees, stonewalls and assorted blends of nature bordering Adamsville Brooke with 2 lot potential. Paradise! Offers? (F966) Cindy 508-493-2188


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NEW LISTING - WARREN - 3 Bedroom, 1/12 bath Colonial located on cul-de-sac. Built in 2001. Hardwoods on first floor. Fireplace in living room. Large deck. Subject to 3rd party approval. $249,000 (F999) Karyn 508-685-9906 | February 2013 | July 2012

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P ro d u c e r 2012 Cynthia J. B o l d u c FIDDLER REAL ESTATE of Swansea, MA is pleased to announce their Top Producer for 2012 is Professional Sales Associate, Cynthia J. Bolduc. Cindy was also “Salesperson of the Month” for July and December 2012. She is a full-time, full service, experienced Sellers and Buyers agent. Cindy is licensed in both MA and RI since 2003 and maintains a pristine reputation. Much of her business is based on referrals from satisfied customers. Cindy lives in Westport with her hus-

band of 35 years and has two sons. Her previous employment was dental assisting and working for the Westport Council on Aging for several years. As a Realtor, she belongs to the National Association of Realtors. Attending various classes and seminars help in her understanding of this very competitive market. All of Cindy’s past and present friends and acquaintances are invites to call her at FIDDLER REAL ESTATE 508-674-5752, cell 508-493-2188 or email

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

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 $329,000

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FALL RIVER – Beautiful three family perfect for owner occupied. Nothing to do but move in.Owners apartment completely remodeled. New windows, electric, vinyl siding,fenced yard,finished basement. All units in excellent condition.priced to sell $289,000

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 LD SO 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

SEEKONK - $314,900. Raised Ranch on quiet cul-desac. Finished basement, all hardwood floors, fenced yard w/pool, teak house, hot tub, gardens, deck, porch, all appliances 3-7 years old are included. Oversized garage. Roof 2 years old. Call Evelina Costa 508-677-9602.

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

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

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


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

FALL RIVER - Great for Investor. Single family, 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, brand new roof, large corner lot, Frontage on 3 streets. PRICE REDUCED TO $90,000

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Fall River, MA - 3 bedroom 2.5 bath colonial in the Maplewood section of the city. Home has large living room, dinning room, eat in kitchen and hardwood floors throughout. Lots of amenities with laundry area in basement, central air, trek decks and much more. A great deal at $254,900.

Westport, MA - Central Village, beautiful appointed colonial home in the charming center village area of Westport. Home features 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths including a grand master bedroom suite with luxurious oversize master bath with french doors. Spacious living room, dinning room and large 24 x 30 family room and well appointed gourmet kitchen with granite counters. Oversized 2car garage, a must see at only $489,900. T







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 Fall River, MA - 2-family w/beauty shop on waterview, estate sale 2 bedroom , 2 bath condo with 1st floor, 2nd & 3rd floors - 2 bedrooms each w/ many extras. Custom finished interior with wood, tile, many updates. Off-street parking. crown moldings, garage. Immaculate throughout, one of the landings premier units. Priced for quick Sale Call Tony.

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

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Somerset, MA 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. ING IST L W 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.

Somerset 2-3 Bd/1 bath Cape. Many updates: all window replacements, updated kitchen, LR/DR, tiled bath, 2 bds on one level. Possible 3rd bedroom down a level, sliders to back yard, wood/coal burning stove. Hdwds throughout, corner lot, quiet neighborhood. $185,000.



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 $226,900.

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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Riverside Realty | Somerset, MA | | (508) 677-2294 Fall RIver, MA FALL RIVER - The LANDING Two Bedroom Flat unit completely gone through, Freshly painted walls and ceilings, new wall to wall Mohawk carpet , 2 full baths one with tub in Master suite, one bath with large shower stall. Living room with large picture window/Balcony facing south/ west for water views and sunsets. Kitchen has breakfast bar appliance allowance. Master suite offers His /Hers Double by-pass closets leading bath. $189,000.

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Fall River, MA -- The Greater Fall River Association of Realtors® is pleased to announce that Realtor®, Matthew Bissonnette was selected as the association’s Realtor® of The Year for 2012. Matthew has been a member of the Greater Fall River Association of REALTORS® (GFRAR) since 2006. He is active in support of his local, State and National Associations of REALTORS® as well as the Community. Matthew gives generously of his time to his REALTORS® Association and is the Association President for 2012. Mr. Bissonnette is a Massachusetts Association State Director and serves on numerous state and local Realtor committees. Also, active in his community, Mr. Bissonnette is the co-founder of Forever Wheels ( refurbishes bikes for the less fortunate children in our area.) In addition, Matthew ran a neighborhood American Cancer Fund raiser and volunteers at the Somerset Historical Society and Somerset Celebrates. He assisted in the start-up of the Alliance of Somerset Business Association and is currently working on the SCOPE Program for the City of Fall River. President Bissonnette is a graduates of the Floyd Wickman’s Master Sales Professional and is associated with the family business, Riverside Realty in Somerset, MA. Mr. Bissonnette resides in Somerset.

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NEW BEDFORD: 4 Bedroom Cottage in South End. Offers off-street parking, hardwood floors, vinyl windows and lots of gorgeous, original woodwork. Priced to move. $99,900 Ask for Ken

DARTMOUTH: Where else in Dartmouth can you buy a house for under $120,000? 2-3 Bedroom Cottage is in fair condition throughout. Basement is dry and offers a 3/4 bath. Large yard is fenced in and offers offstreet parking. $119,000 Ask for Ken

FALL RIVER: Unbelievable views from this 3 bedroom expanded cape! Estate like grounds, Direct Waterfront on the Watuppa. A great house for entertaining. Seeing is believing. $535,000 Ask for Ken

FALL RIVER: A lot of house for a little bit of money. 3 Bedrooms, Upgrades galore including siding, windows, bathroom and kitchen. Tile and Hardwood Flooring. Off street parking and garage. $182,500 Ask for Ken

NEW BEDFORD: Mixed Use Zoned. Former print shop has had the exterior completely redone. Interior is down to the studs. Ideal for tradesman's office. Cheaper than rent! $49,900 Ask for Ken

SWANSEA: Oversized 4 Bed, 4 BAth Colonial features vaulted ceilings. Lots of granite and tile and a gorgeous Master Suite with a luxurious Master Bath and gas fireplace. Lower level has a full bath, kitchen, bedroom and direct access to a huge stone patio and well landscaped yard. $499,900 Ask for Ken

NEW BEDFORD: Beautiful Setting! This 2 bed ranch is situated on 3.45 acres and features its own pond. Tranquil setting, custom built. Brick front with open floor plan. Finished lower level features a half bath, laundry and more. $249,900 Ask for Ken

SOMERSET: 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

FALL RIVER: 10 Year Old Garrison is in absolutely superb condition. 3 Bedrooms 1.5 Baths. Open floor plan on 1st floor. Located on a quiet dead-end street. Deck, Off-Street Parking and finished basement. $215,900 Ask for Ken

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FALL RIVER: Maplewood! Completely renovated 3 Bedroom Ranch offers central air, granite countertops, tile andhardwood floors. Superb location, huge sunroom, plenty of off street parking and just short of 15,000 sf of yard. $239,900 Ask for Ken

FALL RIVER: Great Investor Property! 2 Family with Vinyl Siding. Both units have 2 Bedrooms. Fireplace, Modern Kitchen and Bath. Inground Heated Pool. $179,900 Ask for Kathy

WAREHAM: Golf anyone? 2 Bedroom condo right on the Baypoint Golf Course. Short bike ride to Onset Harbor. Recently renovated, Fully applianced including washer/dryer. Garage under! $169,900 Ask for Ken

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

SWANSEA: 2-Family ideal for owner occupied. 1st floor features 2-3 bedrooms. 2nd floor newly redone, hardwood floors, 2 bedrooms.Fenced in yard on quiet deadend street and within walking distance to the beach! $224,900 Ask for Randy

FALL RIVER: This 3-family has 3 bedroom units with separate utilities and a driveway for offstreet parking for one vehicle. Rents could be higher. Priced to sell! $199,000 Ask for Randy

NEW BEDFORD: This completely remodeled 2-family features vinyl exterior, vinyl windows, new kitchens and bathrooms. Off-Street parking and a garage. Ideal for an owner occupied situation. $164,900 Ask for Ken

NEW BEDFORD: Super Corner Location offers a completely renovated office building with attached garages. Large parking lot and full basement. Just move your furniture in! Ready foryour business. $170,000 Ask for Ken

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Swansea - $139,900. Motivated Seller !! Great condo alternative. 1BR Ranch w/good sized LR, EIK. Finished LL, oversized one-car gar. w/attached screened-in porch. Nice corner lot; easy hwy. access.


Swansea - $159,900. Direct Waterfront 2BR home. Enjoy the scenic views, open floor plan, app’l kit.., FR leading to deck w/AG pool, shed and fenced yard.

Fall River - $249,900. Great price! New kitchen w/corian counters, cherry floors throughout, DR w/ French doors, crown moldings, built-ins and new bath on 2nd level, C/A, fenced-in yard.

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Fall River - $269,900. Great opportunity for owner occupant or investor. Over 15,00sq.ft. lot w/detached 2 car garage. All separate heating and electric services. Modern kitchens and baths. Some long term tenants.

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 - $159,900. Good business location on Rt. 6. Expandable Cape, 2BR, new kitchen w/s.s., granite, center island. FP/LR, updated heating with A/C.

Fall River - $849,900. Waterfront, fabulous views. Over 6500 sf. 3BR/3BA, large open LR w/gas FP, sliders to patio, master suite, gourmet kit., C/A, fully finished basement.

Swansea - $269,000. Expandable Cape. 2/3 BR on the 1st level w/slider to deck, full walk-up 2nd level. Hdwds throughout. New roof, siding, windows. 1.2 acre lot w/ views of Swansea Dam.

Swansea - $479,000. Contemporary, 6+ acres, 3BR/3.5BA, master suite, FL/LR, vaulted ceilings, loft, center isle kitchen w/dining, outside balcony.

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Swansea - $239,900. 3BR Colonial, new kitchen w/ granite, s/s appliances, FDR w/hdwds, sunroom, deck. Updated bathrooms. replacement windows. 2- car garage w/loft. frontage on 2 st.


Somerset - $409,900. Custom 5BR/3.5BA w/views of river and marina. 3000sf living area, sunroom w/brick hearth, huge FDR w/oak paneling, den w/ built-ins, FP & wet bar. Master suite on 1st w/office; central air.

Swansea - $364,900. Waterview Contemporary Ranch w/deeded water rights. 3BR/2BA, FP/LR, Master w/ private patio, fin. LL, beach, tennis, water amenities!




Fall River - $367,500. Circa 1897 Grand Shingle Victorian in Historic District. 5BR/3.5BA, 3FP, staircase w/leaded windows, FDR, EIK, sunroom, patio, 2 car garage. 3rd floor BR/BA.

Somerset - $549,900. Rustic Acres Subdivision. 2-story brick Colonial, 3BR/2.5BA, FPs throughout, open kitchen, enclosed Sunroom, master w/FP, part. fin.LL


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$249,900 Great starter home on a SWANSEA - $249,900. Reduced! Larger than it scaped, corner lot. 2BR/2.5BA, looks! Well-maintained 3BR1.5BA, L shaped ranch breezeway, front porch, brick patio, / FP, FDR,Fall sunroom w/ balcony Waterfront & w/enclosed RiverHeated - $265,000. level room end unit. Swansea - $175,999. Charming New England with FP, workshop or utility room. w/o lower level. garage. 14x243family open floor w/bath, IG pool. Cape. Features Circular drive, new roof; easy highway access. EIK, LR, 2BR & BA on main level, s. Needs 2BR/2BA, some updating . plan, FP, master 2nd floor has addit. Kit., LR, BR & full bath. Great Lindsey in-law potential. Bshara Leviss 508-208-8594

Swansea - $214,900. Updated 3BR Cottage on oversized lot. FDR, updated ss kitchen, fenced-in yard, screened-in room off garage; new heating/electric. Move In Condition.


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Bristol Pacific’s reputation for quality, flexibility, and commitment to satisfied owners truly sets them apart from other builders. Bristol Pacific specializes in custom, luxury homes throughout the Southcoast region; their commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction has lead to countless stories of customers thrilled with their new home building experience. New England HomeLife interviewed Domenic & Holly Gentile about their home building experience with Bristol Pacific. March, 2013. Our actual closing date is the end of January, 2013. Bristol Pacific constructed our home a whole two months ahead of schedule. With regards to the budget, their allowances were very generous. Things that would normally be an upgrade such as granite countertops are included in the price. Every vendor we encountered said the same thing, “They’ve never seen allowances this generous from a builder.” NEHL: Tell us about your perception of the value of your purchase? The Gentile Family: Domenic, Holly, Jasmin & Domenic II

NEHL: How do you feel about the quality of your home built by Bristol Pacific? D & H Gentile: We couldn’t be any more please with the quality. The craftsmanship, the materials used and the quality of the work is second to none. Bristol Pacific pays attention to details, this is our third new home construction but our first with Bristol Pacific, there is just no comparison. NEHL: How well did Bristol Pacific keep to the schedule and budget of your new home? D & H Gentile: Outstanding! We were originally scheduled to close the end of

D & H Gentile: We couldn’t be any happier with the value of our purchase and the quality of our home. Bristol Pacific far exceeded our expectations. From our very first interaction with Bristol Pacific, we realized that this was a builder we could trust. We would often laugh because we would think of something or had an idea, then we would show up at the house and it would already be done. NEHL: What were your favorite things about building your home with Bristol Pacific? D & H Gentile: Our favorite thing was how we were involved in the design and customization process. Our home was constructed exactly

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how we envisioned it. The lines of communication were always open with Bristol Pacific and we felt involved during the entire process. Whenever we had a question it was answered immediately with a detailed and valid explanation. Their professionalism, attention to detail, and true concern for customer satisfaction was a breathe of fresh air. Everyone at Bristol Pacific was so down to earth, easy to talk to and

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The Price of Building a New Home By Peter Rochford – Project Manager, Contractors Network Residential

it's most economical to build a home, which is no deeper than 32 feet.

Shape of Home

Homes that have a rectangular or box shape cost less to build. Having more angles and corners in the shape of your home can increase the amount of labor and materials needed to build a home.

Site Preparation Count the Square Footage

Look at newly constructed homes that are similar in size, style, quality, and features to the home you want. Take the price of the home, deduct the price of the land, and divide that amount by the square footage of the home. After you have calculated an average square footage cost, you can multiply that cost by the finished square footage of your house plan to get a ballpark estimate.

Expect Some Features to Cost More

The most expensive areas in a home are usually the bathrooms and the kitchen. The number of windows and the size and quality of windows can also affect the cost. Vaulted ceilings and high roof pitches can increase the cost of a home. Small details in the design of your home can make a big difference in the price. To save on costs, begin estimating construction expenses before you select your final blueprints. Here are important factors to consider:

Size of Home

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Preparing a site for construction can have a big impact on the cost of a home. Building on a flat lot will usually cost less. If you have to haul in lots of dirt, do a lot of grading, clear trees, or blast through large rocks, then site preparations can become more expensive.

* Cost Overruns

Usually the finished cost of a home is more then the original bid price. Cost overruns occur from overspending the allowances, making changes, and encountering unforeseen problems. Proper planning can greatly reduce cost overruns. In general, it is a good idea to allow an additional 10% to cover unexpected costs.

* Inflation and Market Conditions

Usually the cost of building a home increases around 3% to 6% per year. If it will be several years before you begin construction, remember to include inflation into the cost estimate for your home.

* Estimate Review

At CNI Residential we sit down with our clients and explain the cost of every piece of an estimate. We have been doing this for a long time and have found that good estimating is essential in any construction project.

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Traditional home heating options continue to be sound choices for home heating but with so many alternatives today and so many technological advancements in this area homeowners need to stay up-to-date on the latest information and alternatives. Oil, propane and natural gas have long been the primary alternatives for home heating. These fossil fuels for years were widely available, reasonably inexpensive to install and operate, fairly cost stable, reliable and safe. Recently, significant technology improvements in thermostats, burners and other equipment have made these fuels even more efficient and cleaner burning than ever before. Smart, traditional fuel companies have created consumer-friendly budgeting programs, have combined service and fuel delivery agreements, and auto refill programs

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that help mitigate cost variances and make traditional fuels very consumer-friendly and an easy choice. Consumers are educating themselves on other alternatives in home heating. Some are motivated by their own personal green movement and hope to reduce their carbon foot print, others are seeking more cost stability, many just want to know their alternatives and seek to reduce their annual costs. Today, there are numerous choices in home heating, everything from the traditional, home heating oil, propane and natural gas, to clean burning stove alternatives, pellet fuels and highly efficient geothermal options. Over the next 8 pages, we walk you through some of the best options for home heating and let suppliers in your backyard discuss with you the benefits of each.

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When it comes to creating ambiance and warmth in a home, nothing can beat a fireplace. But are you aware that the right fireplace or stove can also help reduce your heating costs? Or that your existing fireplace’s efficiency can be boosted significantly by installing an insert, and for less money than you might think? Here are five facts about fireplaces and stoves that may surprise you: 1. You can conserve energy, live a greener lifestyle and combat volatile heating costs with a high efficiency fireplace or stove. Do you use every room in your house every day? If not, try zone heating the areas where you spend the most time with an efficient fireplace or stove. It will cut down on the amount of fuel consumed by your furnace and can reduce home heating bills by 20-40 percent, according to the Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association. Simply turn down the central thermostat and let the fireplace heat where you live. This works whether your fireplace is fueled by natural gas, liquid propane, wood, pellets or other materials. Renewable fuels like cord wood, pellets and other plant-derived materials are excellent sources of heat. The key is burning them in a high efficiency fireplace or stove, which makes the process much easier than it was for our grandparents. In pellet stoves a single 40-pound bag of pellets can produce heat for up to 24 hours. The amount of emissions and ash generated by these units has been dramatically reduced. 64 | February 2013

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If your windows or doors are more than 10 years old, you may be putting up with draftiness, windows or doors that stick in their frames, and skyrocketing energy bills. Installing Energy Star qualified windows and doors will lower energy bills, add value to your home and save you money. For a typical home, Energy Star windows and doors can save up to $465 in energy cost a year when replacing old single-pane windows and drafty doors. And, window and door replacement is one of the best home remodeling projects for return on investment. A homeowner can recoup up to 70% of the project cost in added home value.

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Construction Financing Construction and REHAB loan financing has always been a great way to either build the home of your dreams or upgrade an existing home to the level you as a buyer want. Construction and REHAB financing has seen a regrowth recently for a few reasons. With the number of foreclosed properties on the market these days that need work, buyers are able to get a home that might need a little TLC or a complete rehab at a low price and fix it up at a relatively low cost and have a property worth a lot more than they put into it. New construction homes as well are now priced much closer to existing homes which enables buyers to purchase a brand new home for nearly the same price as an existing property. This has never been the case before. Construction loan financing is harder to qualify for then regular financing. It also requires more patience as well, but the end product is usually 68 | February 2013

exactly what the buyer wanted when they began their search for a home.There are a few different types of construction and rehab loan financing available which I will go into more detail.

Conventional Construction / REHAB Financing This loan requires a 10% down payment.This is the most common type of loan that is used for a new construction home. If a buyer wants to put down 10% as opposed to 20% then the qualifying guidelines are a little tighter.This is very popular with either someone looking to buy a package from a builder, (lot and home included) or buy someone who currently owns the lot. If you own the lot already you are way ahead of the game. The land would be considered the down payment and in this case most borrowers are able to avoid PMI (private mortgage insurance).


FHA 203K There are two types of 203K financing available. The first is the regular 203K loan that can be used to significantly upgrade an existing home.The down side to this is that for this 203k loan you will need to have an FHA inspector involved in the process which adds to the cost as well as to the time frame for completion. FHA also offers the 203K streamline loan which allows up to $35,000 to be used to repair the home. With the streamline loan nothing structural can be included in the work. You do not need the FHA inspector for this loan. Both of the 203K loans require a 3.5% down payment. The streamline option of this loan is very popular with some of the foreclosed properties that need a little TLC to make them habitable.

Mass Housing REHAB Loan A very popular loan for first time buyers. This requires a 3% down payment for single family homes a 5% down payment for 2-4 families. A nice feature of this loan is you only need a minimum of $7500 in work. This is a loan that has become more prevalent in today’s market. As with all Mass Housing loans, qualifying is harder and there are income limits. Most banks do not offer all of these types of financing but here at First Eastern we offer all of these loans as well as some others. It is very important to work with a bank that can give you all of the options. Please feel free to call me with any questions you may have.

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Berkley - Modern & Updated Ranch on 2+/- acres of land. Updated kitchen, bathroom, 3 bedrooms, finished basement and more. The location, features and pride of ownership will have you amazed. $249,900. Call Cliff

Bristol - Two Bedrooms on the 2nd Floor, 1 large bedroom on the f irst floor. Modern Kitchen and Updated Bathroom. Large fenced in yard with pool. Home has seen many updates. Looking for offers. $229,900. Call Cliff

Tiverton - Beautiful private lot! Nice location convenient to Route 24. All permits & septic design need to be renewed. Bottomless sand filter septic designed for a two bedroom 24'x36' house. $39,900. Call Karen

Fall River - Desirable 3 family. Each unit has 3 bedrooms. Units 2 & 3 have 2 bathrooms, unit 1 has one, vinyl siding, some replacement windows & central heat. $159,000. Call Laura

Freetown - Home needs some TLC and some work but worth the investment. Bank owned property being SOLD AS-IS condition. Seller has never occupied the property. $132,000. Call Cliff

Raynham - Nice Raised Ranch located in an good location. Close to all highways and area needs. Home has a nice fenced in yard, hardwood floors, favorable floor plan & is priced to sell. $184,900. Call Cliff

Fall River - Eight unit building. All units w/ baseboard heating. 6 units are 1 bedroom, 2 units are 2 bedrooms. Needs some interior cosmetic work. Property is being SOLD AS-IS, AS-SEEN condition. $175,900. Call Manuel

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Fall River - Ongoing business established approximately 6 years ago, state of the art Pico stainless steel and galvanized equipment, foaming cloth, 100' automated tunnel, fully automated carwash. $349,900. Call Vasco

Fall River - Maplewood Ranch, hdwds, granite counter-tops in kitchen, freshly painted exterior & interior. Sellers have taken very good care of this property. $166,900. Call Cliff

Fall River - Commercial Property Centrally located. Prime location. Easily accessible to all highways. Extremely high traffic count. This parcel also borders 2 streets. $799,000. Call Vasco

Fall River - EZ income money maker here! 6 Family Home. All Units are 2 bedroom units. Home has seen many updates. Seller is selling because of retirement. Seller motivated. Make an offer. $229,900. Call Cliff

Swansea- Well already in, electric on site, great location w/easy highway access, close to shopping & yet far enough away to enjoy country living! All offers will be considered! Multiple percs on the lot! $269,900. Call Karen

Fall River - BRAND NEW COLONIAL! Hardwood floors, tile kitchens & bathrooms, large bedrooms, walk-in closet & master bathroom w/Jacuzzi & double sinks. Bedrooms have wall to wall carpet. Seller is motivated. Make an offer! $229,900. Call Cliff

Fall River - MOTIVATED! Small Cottage part of the Sunwood Condo Assocation. This unit is currently occupied by a tenant. Owner is looking to retire. $100,000. Call Cliff

Fall River - 3-level Colonial in Historic Highlands, gourmet kitchen, granite, ss appliances, custom cabinetry, kitchen island, back porch & private fenced in backyard. FP/LR,FDR, hdwds, updated windows, cedar closets. $399,000. Call Rick

Attleboro - This is a Great Buy!!! Home needs some work as reflected in the pricing. Property is being SOLD AS-IS, AS-SEEN condition. $78,000. Call Cliff

Fall River - Colonial, end of cul-de-sac. 3 bds, master w/3 closets, deck& A/G pool, hdwds, fin. basement w/theater system updated kitchen. $319,000. Call Cliff

Tiverton - Winterberry Woods. New Construction near completion on 1.84 Acres of land. Farmers porch w/private back yard, beautiful neighborhood. All underground utilities. $379,900. Call Cliff

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Fall River - Bar with Restaurant & 4 apts. Price includes real estate, all stock/equipment & licenses. All apts are 2 bed & separate utilities. Vinyl sided. $375,000. Call Karen

Fall River - Condo, 3 bedroom, new kitchen w/ ss appliances,new bathroom, plumbing, electric, lighting fixtures & inside doors, coin-op 2nd level, off st. parking. $104,900. Call Denise

Seekonk - Multi-family. Interior redone in 1990's. LL can be used as 1 bd apt, w/LR & EIK or business office, 2nd level 2bd apt. w/LR, EIK. Newer septic. Mixed use zone. Motivated seller. $479,900. Call Ann Marie

Fall River - Owner very motivated! Cottage, 2 kitchens, 2 baths, dead end street, house needs updating. Will consider all offers. $94,900. Call Rick

Fairhaven - 2 bedroom Cottage, some paint & cosmetics needed. Bank Owned Property. Property is being SOLD AS-IS condition. $134,900. Call Cliff

Fall River-Cottage, 3bd/1.5 baths, hdwds, FPLR, 4-car heated garage, A/G pool, off street parking, fenced in yd. $199,900 Call Dennis

Fall River - Beautifully maintained 2 Family 2 bedroom units   in great condition with many updates throughout.  $115,000. Call Beverly.

Tiverton - 3bd/1bath Ranch, heated breezeway, garage, updated kit., replacement. windows, partially fin. Walk-out basement, vinyl sided. $239,900. Call Dennis

Fall River - Contemporary home w/deck, landscaped & enclosed backyard, beautiful kitchen, close to everything. $239,000. Call Fernando

Fall River - Great north end location! Eat in kitchen & double parlors or FDR, open floor plan, deck off kitchen, FP, full basement. $204,999. Call Karen

Fall River - Vacant building w/large parking lot. Vinyl-sided, alarm to building, interior gutted, water & electric to building. $55,000. Call Beverly

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Fall River - Well-Kept Split Entry home 3 bdrms 2 full baths and finished basmt with a family rm & eat-in kitchen. Hwd & tile flrs. Attached garage. $259,900

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South Florida is on the Move By NEHL Staff

As the market continued to move in a positive direction in 2012 all indicators in South Florida are saying there has never been a better time to buy here. While prices are now showing steady increases the market is still ripe for acquiring property at 50% of 2006 market high prices. We doubt that there is a better deal anywhere in the United States in 2013 for real estate in a very sought after region. The south west coast of Florida offers a quality of life and amenities unmatched by any other location in the country. With such a large percentage of northeast populations reaching retirement age in the next 5 years the investment in South Florida real estate becomes even stronger. Single-family homes in much of the region have tremendous value in the $200-$350,000. range and condominiums at some of the best quality developments are available starting at just over $100,000. Market timing is everything in real estate today 82 | February 2013

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READY TO MOVE IN! Five acres of prime real estate on the corner of Weber Blvd and 3rd Ave NW. This distinctive custom built home was built by the owner. It is totally fenced and manicured with two gate entry systems. Meticulously kept, this home was built to entertain and comes complete with an outdoor kitchen, game room, 3/3,tropical 1600+sf. Great Gatesand cypress chiki hut and pool/spa area. The outdoor living Buy area is warm an inviting withGolden a fireplace $185,000 3/2 , $124,900 Estates 3/2, $112,000 Pattie ceilings, cabana/game room withJames wet barAshness and half239-455-5946 bath. The main home has three bedrooms, three and Patricialarge Truman 239-353-8880 Truman 239-455-5946 a half baths, and large den with an adjoining craft/hobby room. The home is equipped with surround sound, camera security system central vacuum system $1,650.000 Rob Ducharme

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Spectacular 4 BR, 33/2 BA, 2 CAR GARGolden on 2.58 acres in3/2 country setting / Weber Woods. Living, Fabulous Beautiful! Gate Estate, on 2.5 acres Centrally Located3/2 $285,000 wrought iron$349,000 entry gate, circular drive and tropically landscaped. Beautifully appointed$235,000 kitchen with granite Stephen Kuolt 239-353-8880 239-595-2200 Ashness 239-455-5946 counter tops, Stainless Steel appliances, Kurt cherryHoening cabinets.The 4th bedroom hasJames a cabana bath with entrance to the free form pool / spa and large paver pool deck. $527,000 Werner Fromm


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3/3, 1600+sf. $185,000 Patricia Truman 239-353-8880

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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, Noreen This Burt3239-353-8880 James Ashness Maria 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

Naples, Florida - Nice pool home in Golden Gate Estates with Naples, Florida - Great Location 3 bedroom, 2 bath country home 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. New Kitchen, new master bath, tile on 2.34 acres. Great fixer uppe, located in Golden Gate Estates. Close through out, city water and sewer $149,900 to 951,fire dept, schools and library and parks. $144,000. Golden Gate Estates 3/2, $119,900 Pattie Truman 239-455-5946

Bank Owned 3/2, $79,900 Anthony Scopano 239-353-8880

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Lehigh Acres, Florida - 3 Bedroom , 2 bath home with split 3 Naples, Florida - Very nicely appointed 2 bedroom, golf and bedroom 2 bathroom with split floor plan, breakfast bar, dining lakeview condominium, with glass enclosed lanai area which area and great room floorplan. Home just needs new owners. opens for ventilation. 3rd floor with vaulted ceilings. Take the Golden Gate Estate, 3/2 onhome 2.5 acres Centrally Located3/2 $76,000 KurtBeautiful! Hoenig 3/2 elevator and enjoy this well maintained unit. Your pri$349,000 $285,000 $235,000 vate country club lifestyle awaits with awesome dining and Stephen Kuolt 239-353-8880 Kurt Hoening 239-595-2200 James Ashness 239-455-5946 spectacular planned events. This gated, golfing community is one ofNAPLES the finest inON Naples. MAKE A CHANGE IN LIFESTYLE....amongst DISCOVER THE$134,000 GULF! Kurt Hoenig

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Cape Coral, FL Desirable Tarpon Point Area - 4 BD/2 BA, heated pool, furnished turnkey, vacation ready, many upgrades, cathedral ceilings, tile floors. All included! Just bring your tooth brush. $299,967.

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Boating at Your Door - Deep water access seconds to open water from this like new 2006 built 3 BD/2/5 BA, + den 2,851 SQFT and 50’ heated lap pool beautifully designed & energy efficient home. $549,020. Shiny Like A New Penny - Newly built 2007, 3 BD/2 BA, contemporary, pool, fresh waterfront canal with miles of boating. Nearby parks, school and shopping in NW Cape. All new furnishing negotiable. $199,026.

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ASSONET Ranch with large living room with wood stove. Two bedrooms. Detached garage, heated, electric service, finished room above. 1.8 acre lot. Private but EZ highway access. $229,900. Text T745790 to 85377.

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BERKLEY Maine Post & Beam Colonial. Great rm w/cathedral ceiling & FP. Gourmet kit w/custom cabs,granite & island w/cook top. FDR. Living rm w/FP. 4-season rm. AC/CV/Alrm/Irrg/Generator. 3 BR, 2.5 BA. 3 car gar. $499,900. Text T770868 to 85377

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ASSONET Home is currently being used as a two family. Updates include roof, siding & windows. Minute to Rt 24. Nice yard. Many possibilities. Zoned General. $229,900. Text T834035 to 85377






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FREETOWN Custom Colonial in Proprietors Acres built 2007. Cherry Kit w/Granite, SS Applncs & Island. 3 BR, 2.5 BA. C/A & Hydro Heat. 1stFl Lndry/Mud Rm w/sink. Hardwoods, tile. Underground Utilities, 2 Car Garage. $359,900. Text T781173 to 85377

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FALL RIVER Well maintained 3 family with large apartments. Each can be used as a 3 or 2 BR. Vinyl siding & windows have been replaced. Off street parking. Fenced yard. $259,900. Text T834043 to 85377

BERKLEY Antique Cape Cod Colonial on 3 acres surrounded by stone walls. Four FPs, barn, & additonal outbuilding. Large kit. w/1st flr lndry. 3 BR. Detached double garage with work area. $299,900. Text T834034 to 85377

SOMERSET Single Family Colonial that was converted into a 2 Family home w/a 1BR unit and a 2BR unit. Easy to show. $135,000. Text T766589 to 85377


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Portsmouth, RI: Mt Hope Bay views. Direct water access to Narragansett Bay. 2004 Contemporary. 3 BR’s 2.5 baths. Garage. Deluxe kitchen with granite counters. Hardwoods. Stylish and in move in condition. Fantastic beach side home with Mooring rights. $464,900. Lisa 418-2525

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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). LD SO

Swansea - $214,900. 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)

Somerset - RENTAL - $1300/mo. Americana Terrace! 3BR Ranch, Resurfaced Hardwoods, freshly painted, Full Basement with heat! Pets ok w/Owners Approval. $3,900 needed to start Lease. (S 215)

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)

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)

Fall River - RENTAL - $900/mo. Off Robeson! 2 BR, 1 BA with space for 1 car in GARAGE. NONsmokers and NO pets. Very Large rooms and fireplace. New Paint and Carpet!

Somerset - RENTAL - $1150/mo. Pottersville Area. 2 BR Ranch-Style. F/P LR , Hdwds, NEW Bath, FDR. Full Basement. Garage. $3,450 needed to start Lease. Pet ok w/ Owners approval. (S 264) D CE DU RE


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. | October 2012

Tiverton - $139,900! 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)

NEHL February 2013  
NEHL February 2013