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Posted by Empire Real Estate Group on 5/3/2019

Believe it or not, buying a condo can be a quick, easy process, particularly for those who understand their homebuying needs.

Ultimately, there are several factors to consider before you purchase a condo, including:

1. Your Budget

How much can you afford to spend on a condo? You should evaluate your homebuying budget closely to ensure you can cover all of the costs associated with condo living.

Getting pre-approved for a mortgage usually is ideal. With a mortgage in hand, you can browse a wide range of condos and find one that matches your budget perfectly.

Furthermore, don't forget to account for homeowners' association (HOA) fees before you buy a condo. HOA fees will vary depending on the condo community, and you should learn about them in advance so you can budget accordingly.

2. Property Size and Location

How much space do you need to accommodate your family? Consider the short- and long-term ramifications of a condo purchase, and you should have no trouble finding a condo that is the right size for you.

If you're uncertain about how big of a condo that you'll need, don't hesitate to consult with a real estate agent. This housing market expert will learn about your homebuying needs and help you narrow your search for the ideal condo.

Also, be sure to consider the location of a condo. If you want to find a place to live near school or work, you should search for condos that will help you cut down on your commute time.

3. Condo Rules and Regulations

Condo living is different from living in a traditional house. In a condo community, you'll have your own property, but there may be numerous condo rules and regulations in place that you'll need to follow at all times.

For example, many condo owners cannot modify a property's exterior without first getting approval from an HOA board. This means if you want to paint your condo bright pink or upgrade the property's windows, you'll need to ask the HOA board for permission.

Examine a condo community's rules and regulations prior to purchasing a condo. This will enable you to review the HOA board's mandates and determine whether you would feel comfortable following these rules and regulations.

When it comes to finding a condo, there is no need to look for a property on your own. Conversely, if you work with a real estate agent, you can take the guesswork out of searching for a top-notch condo.

Finding a real estate agent with condo experience is essential. This real estate professional will set up condo showings, keep you informed about new condos as they become available and negotiate with property sellers on your behalf. That way, this real estate agent will make it easy for you to acquire a first-rate condo at a budget-friendly price.

Kick off your search for the perfect condo today, and you can move closer to securing a condo that will serve you well for an extended period of time.




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Posted by Empire Real Estate Group on 4/9/2019

This Condo in Westborough, MA recently sold for $162,000. This Garden style home was sold by - Empire Real Estate Group.


9-B Mayberry Dr, Westborough, MA 01581

Condo

$166,900
Price
$162,000
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Location, Location, Location! This bright & sunny move in ready condo won't last long. The unit offers two spacious bedrooms, plenty of closet space, an eat in kitchen, balcony, onsite laundry, TWO deeded parking spaces, and a low condo fee. This quaint association is located in desirable Westborough, minutes from the commuter rail, Mass Pike, and all major highways including routes 9, 495, and 20. Walking distance to Downtown Westborough with plenty of access to shopping and restaurants.Westborough school district is ranked #1 in 36 school districts in Worcester County! This is a must see!






Tags: Westborough   Real Estate   Condo   01581  
Categories: Sold Homes  


Posted by Empire Real Estate Group on 2/28/2019


9-B Mayberry Dr, Westborough, MA 01581

Condo

$166,900
Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Location, Location, Location! This bright & sunny move in ready condo won't last long. The unit offers two spacious bedrooms, plenty of closet space, an eat in kitchen, balcony, onsite laundry, TWO deeded parking spaces, and a low condo fee. This quaint association is located in desirable Westborough, minutes from the commuter rail, Mass Pike, and all major highways including routes 9, 495, and 20. Walking distance to Downtown Westborough with plenty of access to shopping and restaurants.Westborough school district is ranked #1 in 36 school districts in Worcester County! This is a must see!
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Tags: Westborough   Real Estate   Condo   01581  
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Posted by Empire Real Estate Group on 9/8/2018

This Condo in Grafton, MA recently sold for $235,000. This Townhouse style home was sold by - Empire Real Estate Group.


7 Hovey Pond Dr, Grafton, MA 01536

North Grafton

Condo

$239,900
Price
$235,000
Sale Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Charming three level condo in sought after Grafton! Three bedroom with second floor den. Washer and dryer hookups in basement with storage area that leads to walkout garage. Newly replaced furnace. Roof and siding are less than 4 years old. Newer microwave in kitchen, large cedar closet in basement with plenty of storage. Third floor bedroom has beautiful built-ins under the skylights! Located within a peaceful beautifully maintained condominium association with over 4 acres of land on Hovey Pond. Don't miss this opportunity!

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Tags: Real Estate   Condo   Grafton   01536  
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Posted by Empire Real Estate Group on 5/16/2018


7 Hovey Pond Dr, Grafton, MA 01536

North Grafton

Condo

$239,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Charming three level condo in sought after Grafton! Three bedroom with second floor den. Washer and dryer hookups in basement with storage area that leads to walkout garage. Newly replaced furnace. Roof and siding are less than 4 years old. Newer microwave in kitchen, large cedar closet in basement with plenty of storage. Third floor bedroom has beautiful built-ins under the skylights! Located within a peaceful beautifully maintained condominium association with over 4 acres of land on Hovey Pond. Don't miss this opportunity!
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No scheduled Open Houses

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