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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 8/1/2018

The homebuying process sometimes can be tough to navigate. Fortunately, we're here to help you achieve the optimal results throughout the homebuying cycle.

Now, let's take a look at three questions that every homebuyer needs to consider as he or she pursues a home:

1. What is my "dream home" definition?

If you know what you want to find in your "dream home," you may be better equipped than ever before to streamline your home search. Thus, it generally helps to establish a list of home must-haves and wants to guide you along the homebuying journey.

As you check out a broad range of houses, don't forget to update your list of home must-haves and wants too. By doing so, you may be able to further accelerate your home search.

2. What can I afford to pay for a home?

The prices of homes vary based on location, size and other factors. As such, you may want to get pre-approved for a mortgage to ensure you know exactly how much you can spend to acquire your ideal residence.

Getting pre-approved for a mortgage can be fast and simple. If you meet with banks and credit unions, you can learn about all of the mortgage options at your disposal.

Of course, you should ask plenty of questions any time you meet with mortgage specialists. This will enable you to evaluate myriad mortgage options and choose a mortgage that complements your finances perfectly.

3. How can I quickly and effortlessly achieve my homebuying goals?

The homebuying journey differs from buyer to buyer. However, homebuyers who work with real estate agents typically can boost the likelihood of achieving the best-possible results during the homebuying journey.

A real estate agent knows the ins and outs of the housing market. He or she can teach you about the real estate sector and help you narrow your home search. Also, a real estate agent is unafraid to be honest with you and will offer unbiased recommendations to ensure that you can make an informed homebuying decision.

Let's not forget about the comprehensive assistance that a real estate agent can provide throughout the homebuying cycle, either. A real estate agent will keep you up to date about available houses that match your homebuying criteria. In addition, he or she will set up home showings that enable you to check out residences in-person. And once you discover your dream residence, a real estate agent will help you put together a competitive offer to acquire this house.

Furthermore, a real estate agent is ready to respond to any of your homebuying concerns and questions. As a result, a real estate agent will allow you to quickly and effortlessly navigate the homebuying journey.

When it comes to buying a house, there is no need to worry. If you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can get the support you need to make your homeownership dream come true.




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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 7/28/2018


224 Little Niagra Falls Road, Strafford, NH 03878

Multi-Family

$550,000
Price

2
Total Units
Looking for a second home or full time home on the water surrounded by peace and serenity? You've found it! This house is set up for entertaining large groups of people and the sellers friends often refer to it as the party house! Beautiful updated kitchen with a center island, 6 burner cook top, and stainless exhaust vent. Eat-in-kitchen area next to the island. Other appliances are convection oven, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator in matching stainless. Vaulted living room with wood stove and formal dining room. Oak and hickory hard wood floors on first floor with carpet in the bedrooms. Two first floor bedrooms and master suite on second floor. Also on second floor is a den, sun room, sewing room and hobby room! Lower level has a one bedroom apartment with living room and walk out slider. Full kitchen, bath, laundry room and hot tub! House has generator hook up, just in case! Three car heated garage w work shop and storage on the second level. It also has an air compressor that stays with the property. Two story equipment shed with garage door and storage on the second level. Potting shed and greenhouse and 500' of water frontage! Make this your special oasis!
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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 7/28/2018


224 Little Niagra Falls Road, Strafford, NH 03884

Single-Family

$550,000
Price

3
Bedrooms
10
Rooms
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Looking for a second home or full time home on the water surrounded by peace and serenity? You've found it! This house is set up for entertaining large groups of people and the sellers friends often refer to it as the party house! Beautiful updated kitchen with a center island, 6 burner cook top, and stainless exhaust vent. Eat-in-kitchen area next to the island. Other appliances are convection oven, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator in matching stainless. Vaulted living room with wood stove and formal dining room. Oak and hickory hard wood floors on first floor with carpet in the bedrooms. Two first floor bedrooms and master suite on second floor. Also on second floor is a den, sun room, sewing room and hobby room! Lower level has a one bedroom apartment with living room and walk out slider. Full kitchen, bath, laundry room and hot tub! House has generator hook up, just in case! Three car heated garage w work shop and storage on the second level. It also has an air compressor that stays with the property. Two story equipment shed with garage door and storage on the second level. Potting shed and greenhouse and 500' of water frontage! Make this your special oasis!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses






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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 7/25/2018

Whether you’re a movie buff, like playing the latest video games, or just appreciate high-quality video and audio when you’re binging shows in Netflix, your experience can be greatly enhanced with a home theater system.

 Technologies are ever-changing when it comes to home audio and video. The quality of DVDs now seems laughable next to 4K resolution HD videos. Similarly, bulky home audio systems that once required several huge speakers have been reduced to small “sound bars” that sound excellent and take up hardly any room at all.

 If you’d like to turn your living room, basement, or any other room in your home into a home theater, read on.

Location of your home theater

The obvious choice for many when it comes to choosing a location for their home theater is the living room. And that might make the most sense for people who have small or mid-sized houses who spend much of the time in their living room.

However, if you’re looking for an immersive, distraction-free viewing experience, you may want to consider other rooms in your house, such as a finished basement or office.

What you’ll need

 If you’re starting from scratch, you’ll need to invest some time and money in your home theater. First, you’ll need an HDTV or projector and screen. Projectors can be a fun way to achieve the movie theater experience and are particularly useful in large rooms where you’re sitting far from the screen. However, quality projectors are quite pricey ($600 or more, not including the cost of a screen).

Choosing a television

If you go the television route, you have several options. Shopping for a TV is no easy feat. There are LED, OLED, 4K Ultra, and curved televisions. If you’re looking for the highest video quality and plan on streaming HD video with a high resolution, a 4K Ultra would be the best option.

 However, if you aren’t particular about video quality and will be happy with anything that plays your old DVD collection, most LED televisions will do the trick at an affordable price point.

 Home audio

When it comes to audio quality, you might be surprised with the variety of systems on the market.

For the classic home theater experience, a multi-speaker surround sound system is the closest you’ll get to the cinematic experience. Since the rise of the sound bar, home theater systems have become much more affordable.

However, with most surround sound systems you’ll need to buy a receiver. You’ll need to set it up and find a place to put it (they tend to be pretty large).

If you don’t want to go through the trouble of installing speakers around the room and finding a place for a big audio receiver, a sound bar could be a great alternative. Starting at around $100 and scaling up to $1,000 depending on your audio quality needs.

Most decent sound bars come with a small subwoofer, but other than that they are small, lightweight and typically Bluetooth-ready, so you can just plug them in and start listening.




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Posted by Pamela Bailey on 7/24/2018


3110 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, NH 03801

Single-Family

$429,000
Price

2
Bedrooms
5
Rooms
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Roll up your sleeves and get ready to do some work! This house needs some love, but its a very private home with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. Has had tenants in it for 4-5 years, so has had a lot of wear and tear. Last tenant let the pipes freeze in the first floor master so owner had to have it mitigated so it would not mold. Owner is frustrated and wants to sell it. First floor bedroom and first floor laundry. Eat in kitchen has open concept looking into the dining room. Pine floors in dining room, living room and den. Separate den and beautiful floor to ceiling hearth with gas insert. Two bedrooms, each with their own baths, on the second floor. Large wrap around deck over looking a large beautiful 1.35 acre yard!
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July 28 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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