Darlene Alferes - New Bedford, MA Real Estate, Fairhaven, MA Real Estate, Dartmouth, MA Real Estate


Beautiful Fairhaven home near center w/large perfectly blended addition to this 1875 Cottage consisting of 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Master bedroom addition w/balcony overlooking nicely maintained yard w/patio and pool. Kitchen addition has open dining and sitting area w/fireplace. Large living room w/built-ins and additional craft/office room. Separate 2 car garage has full bath and walk up bonus room. Excellent condition and quality home throughout. $459,900 (R198)

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74 Bridge Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719

Single-Family

$449,900
Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful Fairhaven home near center w/large perfectly blended addition to this 1875 Cottage consisting of 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Master bedroom addition w/balcony overlooking nicely maintained yard w/patio and pool. Kitchen addition has open dining and sitting area w/fireplace. Large living room w/built-ins and additional craft/office room. Separate 2 car garage has full bath and walk up bonus room. Excellent condition and quality home throughout. $459,900 (R198)
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14 Saratoga Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719

Single-Family

$349,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
If you have been looking for that convenient, cozy Fairhaven ranch, here it is: 3 bedrooms, attached garage, recent roof, siding, granite kitchen & bath. Open floor plan, hardwood floors, fenced yard and more!! $349,900 (R197)
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January 25 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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This Single-Family in Swansea, MA recently sold for $469,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Darlene Alferes - Alferes Realty, Inc.


150 Windward Way, Swansea, MA 02777

Single-Family

$479,900
Price
$469,000
Sale Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Enjoy this new Colonial in Touisset Woods. Nothing to do but move in. All extras already completed! Many custom features and upgrades in this beautiful home: Custom built-ins, laundry room, bookcases and mudroom. Also lighting, flooring, fixtures, back splash, hardware, closets, garage, bathrooms, mirrors, blinds and more. Open living room w/gas fireplace, dining area, kitchen w/large island for more seating, formal dining room w/tray ceiling, 1/2 bath w/laundry all on 1st floor. 2nd floor large master w/2 walk-in closets, master bath, 2 additional bedrooms and full bath. Lower level 2 car garage, custom mudroom and plenty of extra space for office or rec room w/walk out. Very few new homes are available in this price range! Don't miss out! $479,900 (R198)

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If you're a first-time homebuyer and you've already started exploring available properties, you might think to yourself, "Why do I even need a buyer agent?" After all, you've been looking at homes for sale and the realtors who showed you the properties were very nice and helpful. But here's the deal: Those realtors are seller agents. They represent the home seller. They are legally, morally and ethically bound to get the best possible deal for the seller -- not for you as the buyer! This is just one of the reasons why first-time homebuyers can really benefit from working with a buyer's agent. Here are some more advantages.

Buyer Agents Work for You -- The Buyer

Once you're prequalified and your buyer agent understands the features you want in your first home, the agent will locate for-sale properties that fit your criteria. Not only that, but the buyer agent will coordinate and schedule showings of those properties for you. You don't have to do all of the legwork. And remember: As your representative, the buyer agent is out to find the best possible deal on a first-time home purchase for you.

Buyer Agents Are Great Negotiators

Every home sale and purchase is bound to hit a snag or two along the way. It's a lengthy process to buy or sell a home, and it's also a highly emotional transaction for buyers and sellers. It is, after all, the largest emotional and financial transaction that most people will make in their lifetime. Therefore, the negotiating skills of a buyer agent will be of great benefit to you as a homebuyer. If something starts to go wrong, they know how to negotiate a fix and they know professionals within their network who can help iron out problems -- from titling companies to real estate attorneys and even contractors to fix unexpected problems with the property.

Buyer Agents Are Property Experts

If you look at a home, do you know all the potential problem spots to examine to ensure that it won't have hidden costs? For example, can you tell if the plumbing is too old and will need major repairs within five years? Can you assess the age and functionality of the furnace, hot water heater and other features? Probably not -- but the buyer agent can because he or she has that experience.

Best of all, buyer agents don't charge any upfront or ongoing fees for their services. They split the commission with the seller agent who works for the home seller. For all these reasons and more, it makes great sense to put the expertise of a buyer agent to work for you!




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