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Posted by Homes of Distinction Realty on 7/11/2017

This Single-Family in Milton, MA recently sold for $550,000. This Colonial style home was sold by - Homes of Distinction Realty.


28 Adanac Rd, Milton, MA 02186

Single-Family

$499,000
Price
$550,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Nothing to do but hang your hat! 28 Adanac Road is a home to be proud of. The space and the charm are here, as are are the updates. A fantastic open kitchen that boasts Jenn Air appliances, Caesarstone countertops and custom cabinets, great family room addition, inviting front to back living room. Newer systems and a spacious and private yard help complete the package. The attic and full basement provide ample storage with the possibility of further living space. This is the house that you will want to make your home.

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Posted by Homes of Distinction Realty on 7/9/2017

You may be considering adding a new member to your family: a dog. But you may also be struggling with whether or not to get a puppy or adopt an adult dog. Both a puppy and a dog are a large responsibility and an adjustment to your life. Letís take a look at what to consider before you make that decision. Rescue or Full-Bred: Rescuing an animal is one of the most amazing things that you can do in life. You are saving a life. If you are someone who wants to change a dogís life then rescuing is the way to go. Most of the time though, shelters do not have puppies. Depending on the shelters you are looking into adopting from there could be puppies or there could be dogs of all ages. No matter the age, adoption is making a difference in that dogís life. But be prepared to likely adopt an older dog. But also be prepared to put in work. Often times these dogs have been tormented. They may be sad, skittish, and standoffish. Or they may be perfectly happy. Either way, its important to be prepared. If you really want a puppy then you will likely be interested in full-bred. But be ready to pay the price, as full-bred puppies donít come cheap. You may have to search the U.S. for a breeder that breeds the type of puppy you want. Itís important that you look into any and all breeders that you are considering and find out their reputation. Only buy a puppy from a breeder that is reputable. Time: Both puppies and dogs require your time, effort and attention, but puppies require much more. If you really want a puppy then itís essential to make sure that you have the time to give. Puppies require more vet visits, more love, more attention, and more work. They require training by either you or a professionaló which are both time consuming. When adopting an older dog these things have already been dealt with (most of the time). If you are looking for a little less work to begin with then adopting an older dog is the best option for you. But, regardless of age, your dog will always require your time. If you donít have an adequate amount of time to give then a dog may not be the best option for you. Regardless of whether you get a puppy or a dog, itís vital that you are prepared for whatís in store. A dog is a member of your family and should be treated as such. Being prepared will make the transition to having a dog that much easier.





Posted by Homes of Distinction Realty on 7/2/2017

Buying a home is a life-changing event. As such, the decision to purchase a residence should not be taken lightly.

For homebuyers, it is paramount to get as much help as possible so you can discover a terrific house at a price that matches your budget. With support from an expert real estate agent, you should have no trouble acquiring a residence that meets or surpasses your expectations.

But what does it take to find the right real estate agent to assist you during your search for the perfect home? Here are three tips that every homebuyer needs to know.

1. Ask Family Members and Friends for Guidance

If a family member or friend recently bought a home, he or she may be able to provide real estate agent recommendations. Family members and friends are trusted sources, and their real estate agent recommendations may help you speed up the process of finding your dream house.

Your neighbors also may be able to real estate agent suggestions. They should be able to provide details about what it was like to work with a particular real estate agent so you can plan accordingly.

Of course, you should still perform plenty of research into a real estate professional's background and expertise before you hire this individual. Be diligent during your search for a real estate agent, and you can employ a real estate professional who will go the extra mile to help you discover a great house.

2. Search the Web

A simple web search of a real estate agent's name may enable you to learn a lot about this individual. In fact, a web search often provides a great way to find out about local real estate agents quickly.

Although a web search may help you examine a variety of real estate agents in your city or town, it is essential to fully evaluate a real estate professional's credentials.

If possible, search for client feedback about a real estate agent. This may help you determine whether to move forward with a particular real estate agent or shy away from this housing market professional altogether.

3. Meet Directly with Several Real Estate Agents

When it comes to finding the right real estate agent, nothing beats a one-on-one meeting.

Set up meetings with several local real estate agents. By doing so, you can get a better idea about whether a real estate agent can help you accomplish your homebuying goals.

It often helps to make a list of questions to ask a real estate agent before you meet with him or her. That way, you can gain the insights you need to make an informed decision.

If you feel comfortable with a real estate agent after a face-to-face meeting, don't hesitate to hire this professional. Remember, the sooner you start working with an expert real estate agent, the sooner you may be able to purchase your dream house.

Use these tips, and you can hire a first-rate real estate agent to guide you along the homebuying journey.




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Posted by Homes of Distinction Realty on 6/25/2017

This Single-Family in Sharon, MA recently sold for $675,000. This Colonial style home was sold by - Homes of Distinction Realty.


12 HIGHLAND St, Sharon, MA 02067

Single-Family

$698,888
Price
$675,000
Sale Price

10
Rooms
5
Beds
3
Baths
Renovated in 2010 this home is located in the CENTER of SHARON in close proximity to the TRAIN STATION (about 30 minute commute to Boston and Providence). The updates done in the past 7 years include: New Roof, New Insulated Windows, Siding, New Kitchen, 2 New Heat Boilers/Tankless Water Heaters, New AC/Heating System, Three Updated Full Bathrooms, High Ceilings, HDWD on Both Floors, New Appliances, 2-Car Garage Doors/Openers, Recessed Lights, 5-Bedroom Septic System, New Spacious Deck, 2 New Electric Panels, etc. The property offers a LARGE FENCED BACKYARD with a Shed and a Playground, Paving Stones on the driveway and the walkway. There are 2 Staircases in the house for privacy and convenience.Two bedrooms and a full bathroom are on the 1st floor. GREAT COMMUNITY, EXCEPTIONAL SCHOOLS! Sharon is one of the best places to live in AMERICA (CNN Money Magazine)! Call listing agent for details.

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Posted by Homes of Distinction Realty on 6/25/2017

Having the perfect beach day starts at homeó especially if you are taking kids along. Even if you are just going for the day, there is some preplanning that needs to take place. Take a look at the tips below to make sure you have the most successful beach day trip.

  1. Make a checklist: Write out everything that you need to take with you and as your packing it into your beach bag or cooler, check it off of your list. This way you will ensure that you wonít forget anything. This might include things like cash, sunscreen, sunglasses, towels, beach chairs, water, snacks, a change of clothes, etc.
  2. Choose a beach: If you live in New England, itís likely that you have multiple beaches to choose from. And you might be looking for a different beach experience than the one you always go to. Maybe you usually take your day trip to a popular beach, but you know that it is going to be crowded and full of life. But this time youíre looking for a quieter day, so you might want to visit a private or town beach that doesnít have a boardwalk and hundreds of people around.
  3. Pack the night before: Along with packing from your checklist, itís best to pack everything up the night before. And if you are ambitious, pack the car the night before as well (everything but the drinks and refrigerated food).
  4. Set a plan for the day: Make sure all parties involved know how the day will pan out. Do you plan on leaving town at 7am or 9am? Do you plan on packing a lunch or grabbing something at the boardwalk? Do you plan on staying at the beach until 2pm or 5pm? These are all very important things to consider beforehand and to include everyone in on the decision.
Hope that these tips help you hit the road sooner and without a worryó except for where youíre going to set up at the beach.




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