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Posted by Nancy Whitehouse-Bain on 6/19/2017

For many people, nothing beats condo living. As such, the demand for condos continues to grow, and many property buyers are relocating to condos across the nation.

Before you buy a condo, however, it is important to remember that condo living is different from living in a traditional house. Therefore, property buyers who plan accordingly can set realistic expectations for condo living.

How can a property buyer find out what it's like to live in a condo community? Here are three tips to help you prepare for condo living.

1. Learn About Condo Communities in Your Area

Condo communities come in all shapes and sizes, and you should take a close look at the condo communities in your city or town to find out what they're all about.

Even a quick drive through a condo community may prove to be exceedingly valuable. This will enable you to see the size and style of assorted condos, along with the distance between the properties themselves.

After you view a few condo communities, consider what you'd like to find in your ideal residence. This will enable you to compare and contrast your home must-haves versus what condos offer and map out your property search accordingly.

2. Meet with Current and Past Condo Owners

Do any family members or friends who currently live in a condo community? If so, schedule a meet-up with them so they can share their thoughts and views on condo living with you.

Nothing beats firsthand knowledge about condo communities. By meeting with current or past condo residents, you can better understand the pros and cons of condo living.

Be sure to come up with a list of questions before you meet with current or past condo residents as well. Remember, the more you prepare, the better off you'll be as you determine whether condo living is right for you.

3. Collaborate with a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent has a simple goal: to help you find a residence that you'll be able to enjoy both now and in the future. As a result, this housing market professional can set up condo showings for you, allowing you to find out what it's like to live in a condo community.

In addition, a real estate agent can provide extensive details about what to expect if you decide to purchase a condo. This real estate professional can provide a copy of a condo community's homeowners' association (HOA) rules, inform you about any HOA fees and offer details about community pools and tennis courts that may be available to condo residents.

Perhaps best of all, a real estate agent is happy to offer honest, unbiased condo buying recommendations. He or she can provide you with plenty of information about a broad assortment of condos to help you make an informed purchase decision.

When it comes to browsing condos, don't leave anything to chance. Instead, collaborate with a real estate agent, and you can explore a variety of condos any time you choose.




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Posted by Nancy Whitehouse-Bain on 5/9/2017


60 Olde Colonial Dr, Gardner, MA 01440

Condo

$99,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Very nicely maintained is this Beautiful 2 Bedroom Condo, boasting high end wood laminate flooring, new carpeting, new bathroom flooring and freshly painted throughout. The recently finished basement adds great extra space for a family room, play room, or what ever works best for you? The bright and Sunny living room over looks your New Deck, throw a burger on the BBQ, and sit back relax and enjoy the view. Great commuter location. Stop Renting and Buy a home for what your paying for rent! All appliances convey. Open House Thursday 5/11/2017 5:30-7:00PM. Hope to see you there...
Open House
Thursday
May 11 at 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Open House Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Move in Ready- Great two bedroom condo, with a beautiful finished basement, and so much more. Stop Renting and Start Owning! Agent's send your Buyers, your agency will be honored.
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 60 Olde Colonial Dr, Gardner, MA 01440    Get Directions

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Posted by Nancy Whitehouse-Bain on 5/9/2017


60 Olde Colonial Dr, Gardner, MA 01440

Condo

$99,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Very nicely maintained is this Beautiful 2 Bedroom Condo, boasting high end wood laminate flooring, new carpeting, new bathroom flooring and freshly painted throughout. The recently finished basement adds great extra space for a family room, play room, or what ever works best for you? The bright and Sunny living room over looks your New Deck, throw a burger on the BBQ, and sit back relax and enjoy the view. Great commuter location. Stop Renting and Buy a home for what your paying for rent! All appliances convey. Open House Thursday 5/11/2017 5:30-7:00PM. Hope to see you there...
Open House
Thursday
May 11 at 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Open House Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Move in Ready- Great two bedroom condo, with a beautiful finished basement, and so much more. Stop Renting and Start Owning! Agent's send your Buyers, your agency will be honored.
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 60 Olde Colonial Dr, Gardner, MA 01440    Get Directions

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Posted by Nancy Whitehouse-Bain on 4/18/2017

This Condo in Leominster, MA recently sold for $177,900. This Townhouse style home was sold by Nancy Whitehouse-Bain - RE/MAX Property Promotions.


114 Chapman Place, Leominster, MA 01453

Condo

$179,900
Price
$177,900
Sale Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This 3 level, 2 1/2 bath townhouse in desirable Chapman Place has been freshly painted and impeccably maintained. Finished walk-out basement offers 2 additional rooms. Recent SS fridge and dishwasher, hot water tank 2015. Keep warm with fireplaced living room and leave the snow shoveling to someone else! Enjoy the basketball and tennis courts, playground, and in-ground swimming pool in the upcoming warmer months! Conveniently located to Rte 2, 117, I190 and I495. Quick closing possible.






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Posted by Nancy Whitehouse-Bain on 2/23/2017


9 Century Way, Gardner, MA 01440

Condo

$129,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
TURN KEY READY; Just Move in and Enjoy! Privacy abounds this lovely condo nestled between a tree lined front and back yard. Freshly painted throughout, featuring all hardwood flooring, fully applianced kitchen, bright and sunny kitchen and dining room, amble sized sunken living room, first floor laundry, 2 nice sized bedrooms and 1.5 baths. The partially finished basement, would make a great play room, man town or office. Central Vac, A/C and forced hot air and a new water heater. Looking to relax and Just enjoy life, with condo living, look no further. Call today for your private viewing. Open House Sunday Febuary 26, 2017 - 12:00-1:30PM
Open House
Sunday
February 26 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Open House Sunday 12:00-1:30PM This homes has it all, Beautiful Hardwood floors, freshly painted, your view is a tree lined back drop from the front of the house as well as from the back. Turn key ready, move in and enjoy.
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Location: 9 Century Way, Gardner, MA 01440    Get Directions

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