Michelle Sebio Savje | Franklin Real Estate, Bellingham Real Estate, Blackstone Real Estate


An open house enables a buyer to check out a residence in-person and determine if this home matches or exceeds his or her expectations. However, a buyer who fails to plan ahead for an open house may struggle to make the most of this opportunity.

Ultimately, there are several things you need to consider before you attend an open house, such as:

1. Your Home Must-Haves

Make a list of must-have home features – you will be glad you did. With this list in hand, you can check out a house in-person and determine if it has the features you require.

You also may want to put together a list of preferred cities and towns prior to launching a house search. This list will allow you to hone your home search – and your search for open house events – to a small group of cities and towns.

2. Your Homebuying Budget

As a homebuyer, it is crucial to optimize your time and resources as you search for your dream residence. If you enter the housing market with a budget at your disposal, you can avoid the risk of attending an open house for a residence you may be unable to afford.

To establish a homebuying budget, you should review your current finances. You may want to meet with banks and credit unions as well. And if you get pre-approved for a mortgage, you will know exactly how much you can spend on a residence when you start your house search.

3. Your Homebuying Timeline

There is no guarantee that attending one open house will help you find your dream residence. But if you maintain flexibility, you can attend a variety of open house events and boost the likelihood of discovering a residence that falls in line with your expectations.

Furthermore, you should be ready to act quickly if you attend an open house and want to buy a residence following the event. In this scenario, you should be prepared to work diligently to put together a competitive offer to purchase the home.

As you get set to attend an open house, you may want to employ a real estate agent, too. A real estate agent can keep you up to date about open house events in cities and towns where you want to reside. Plus, a real estate agent can attend an open house with you and provide plenty of homebuying tips and insights.

Let's not forget about the support a real estate agent provides once you find a house you want to purchase, either. At this point, a real estate agent will help you put together a competitive homebuying proposal. And if your offer to purchase is accepted, a real estate agent will help you finalize your house purchase.

Consider the aforementioned factors closely before you attend an open house. By doing so, you can prepare for an open house and use the opportunity to determine if a residence is right for you.



3 Duhamel Way, Bellingham, MA 02019

Single-Family

$624,900
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
TO BE BUILT in AUGUST! WELCOME HOME TO BELLINGHAM'S DUHAMEL ESTATES! Located right on the Bellingham/Franklin Line & Close to Commuter Rail and Highways. Meticulous Local Builder features an inviting Colonial w/ a Unique Stone Front w/4 Beds & 2.5 Baths. Grand Foyer Tons of Living Space with tons of Custom Trim throughout. 2-Zones Central Air/Heat w/96% Efficiency Furnace, Huge Kitchen w/eat-in area has Custom Cabinets, Granite Counters & Columns dividing the Kitchen from the Family Room. Gas Log Fireplace w/Wooden Mantle and Granite Trim Surround. Hardwood Floors provided in the Foyer, Kitchen, Study & Family Room. Master Bedroom Suite w/Tiled Shower Master Bath, His & Hers Walk-In Closets. 2nd Floor Laundry Room for convenience. Generous Allowances! Pick out your own Cabinets, Granite Tops and Appliance! Composite Deck with Vinyl Rails. Town Water & Sewer and Underground Utilities! Call for Information Package! Don't miss out on our last house!
Open House
Sunday
July 12 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
New Construction to begin in August. Stop by and see Rachael and get an information packet. Be in by the beginning of December!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 3 Duhamel Way, Bellingham, MA 02019    Get Directions

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3 Duhamel Way, Bellingham, MA 02019

Single-Family

$624,900
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
WELCOME HOME TO BELLINGHAM'S DUHAMEL ESTATES! TWO LOTS LEFT for 2020!! Located right on the Bellingham/Franklin Line & Close to Commuter Rail and Highways. Meticulous Local Builder features an inviting Colonial w/ a Unique Stone Front w/4 Beds & 2.5 Baths. Grand Foyer Tons of Living Space with tons of Custom Trim throughout. 2-Zones Central Air/Heat w/96% Efficiency Furnace, Huge Kitchen w/eat-in area has Custom Cabinets, Granite Counters & Columns dividing the Kitchen from the Family Room. Gas Log Fireplace w/Wooden Mantle and Granite Trim Surround. Hardwood Floors provided in the Foyer, Kitchen, Study & Family Room. Master Bedroom Suite w/Tiled Shower Master Bath, His & Hers Walk-In Closets. 2nd Floor Laundry Room for convenience. Generous Allowances! Pick out your own Cabinets, Granite Tops and Appliance! Composite Deck with Vinyl Rails. Town Water & Sewer and Underground Utilities! Call for Information Package! Don't miss out on our last house!
Open House
Saturday
June 27 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 3 Duhamel Way, Bellingham, MA 02019    Get Directions

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3 Duhamel Way, Bellingham, MA 02019

Single-Family

$624,900
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
WELCOME HOME TO BELLINGHAM'S DUHAMEL ESTATES! TWO LOTS LEFT for 2020!! Located right on the Bellingham/Franklin Line & Close to Commuter Rail and Highways. Meticulous Local Builder features an inviting Colonial w/ a Unique Stone Front w/4 Beds & 2.5 Baths. Grand Foyer Tons of Living Space with tons of Custom Trim throughout. 2-Zones Central Air/Heat w/96% Efficiency Furnace, Huge Kitchen w/eat-in area has Custom Cabinets, Granite Counters & Columns dividing the Kitchen from the Family Room. Gas Log Fireplace w/Wooden Mantle and Granite Trim Surround. Hardwood Floors provided in the Foyer, Kitchen, Study & Family Room. Master Bedroom Suite w/Tiled Shower Master Bath, His & Hers Walk-In Closets. 2nd Floor Laundry Room for convenience. Generous Allowances! Pick out your own Cabinets, Granite Tops and Appliance! Composite Deck with Vinyl Rails. Town Water & Sewer and Underground Utilities! Call for Information Package! Don't miss out on our last house!
Open House
Saturday
June 20 at 2:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 3 Duhamel Way, Bellingham, MA 02019    Get Directions

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18 Taft Dr, Franklin, MA 02038

Single-Family

$519,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
This move in ready, lovingly maintained Gambrel Cape w/ only One Owner is waiting for you! Located at the top of a cul-de-sac in the heart of wildly popular Franklin, MA this home is close to the town center, Rt. 495 and the commuter rail to Boston. There is a high rated school system here w/ a new state of the art high school as well as a sought after nearby Charter school . Brand New Granite Counters just installed! There are newer shiny hardwoods throughout most of the 1st Floor. Updates include Tile in the Kitchen, Mudroom, Both Baths & Hallway, a 2017 Furnace & 2018 Well Pump. There is Central Air & Central Vac! The Freshly painted 1st Floor has tons of windows for natural light. The Kitchen has lots of cabinets & a dining area, the Family Rm is roomy w/ a bay window & a fireplace for warmth & ambiance. Full ceilings grace the 3 bedrooms w/ a spacious front to back Master & a walk-in Closet. There is also a huge level backyard!
Open House
Saturday
June 20 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Location: 18 Taft Dr, Franklin, MA 02038    Get Directions

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