Cathy Lomasney - Specializing in the Real Estate Market in Billerica and Eastern Massachusetts


The home selling journey may be perilous, particularly for an individual who is unprepared for potential pitfalls. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to quickly identify house selling hurdles and address such issues before they get out of hand.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you detect and resolve a wide range of home selling hurdles.

1. Make a Home Selling Plan

If you are unsure about how to navigate the house selling journey, there is no need to stress. In fact, if you craft a home selling plan, you can prepare for any challenges that you may encounter.

A home selling plan should encompass all of the steps you will need to take to sell your house. It should start with a timeline that reflects how much time you have before you need to list your home. Furthermore, your home selling plan should account for how you plan to showcase your residence to prospective buyers, along with where you plan to relocate following your house sale.

Your home selling plan should remain flexible, too. Because if you have the flexibility to adjust your home selling plan as needed, you can modify your strategy based on any house selling challenges you face.

2. Price and Promote Your House Effectively

The ideal price for one home likely varies from the perfect price for a similar residence in the same city or town. If you conduct a house appraisal, however, you can get a property valuation before you list your residence. And as a result, you may use this property valuation to establish the optimal initial asking price for your house.

Think about how you will promote your residence to buyers as well. If you devote time and energy to enhance your house's curb appeal, for example, you could boost the likelihood of generating lots of interest in your home. Meanwhile, you also can clean each room of your home to help buyers fall in love with your residence as soon as they walk through the front door.

3. Hire a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent understands the ins and outs of the home selling journey. Therefore, he or she can help you remediate any home selling problems, regardless of their severity.

If you are uncertain about how to showcase your residence to potential buyers, for instance, a real estate agent will help you schedule home showings and open house events. On the other hand, if you are unsure about how to price your residence, a real estate agent will help you establish a competitive house asking price from day on the property selling journey.

When it comes to adding a home to the real estate market, various problems may crop up. Thanks to the aforementioned tips, you can limit potential home selling problems. Plus, you can streamline the home selling journey and increase your chances of maximizing your house sale earnings.



140 Howe St, Methuen, MA 01844

Single-Family

$300,000
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Conveniently located to The Loop/Rte 213, this home has been cared for by the same family for many decades. The first floor offers an eat-in kitchen, master bedroom, half bath, and great room. As you open the pocket door to the great room; which is perfect for entertaining, you'll see yourself relaxing near the fireplace snuggled up with a good book or enjoying a morning cup of coffee. New carpeting in first floor master, stairs, halls, & upstairs bedrooms. The golfer in you can enjoy The Merrimack Valley Golf Course, approx 2/10 mile away. The 2 car garage with interior access to the house keeps you dry in the stormy weather. Looking to enjoy a day at the beach or the mountains; Rte 495 and 93 is a short distance away, leading you to your adventures in the mountains or at the beach. Tax free NH shopping nearby in Salem.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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8 Marie St, Tewksbury, MA 01876

Single-Family

$405,000
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Located in an established neighborhood setting approx 1 ½ miles from Route 38 & all it has to offer; your updated 3 bdrm, 1 bth ranch sits on a desirable 1+ acre lot w/ perennial landscaping & shed. Updates include; < 3 yr old architectural shingled roof w/ ice dam protection & 50 yr warranty, tilt windows, light fixtures, electrical, storm doors, back door, gutters, (<1yr), blown in insulation, back hall w/ Italian terracotta tiles, & interior & exterior painting w/ Ben. Moore Paint. New bath includes marble double vanity w/ marble flooring, shower stall & granite tile above. Your kitchen includes ss appliances (stove, micro. & dishwasher <1yr), granite counters, & Pergo laminate floor. Living rm includes Pergo laminate flooring w/ a marble surround & oak mantel fireplace. Verizon Fios available. Seller will leave the composite decking materials for a 12 x 12 deck as gift to the buyer. Tewksbury offers access to Route 495 & 93. N. Billerica Commuter Rail is approx 4 miles away.
Open House
Saturday
May 18 at 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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8 Marie St, Tewksbury, MA 01876

Single-Family

$405,000
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Located in an established neighborhood setting approx 1 ½ miles from Route 38 & all it has to offer; your updated 3 bdrm, 1 bth ranch sits on a desirable 1+ acre lot w/ perennial landscaping & shed. Updates include; < 3 yr old architectural shingled roof w/ ice dam protection & 50 yr warranty, tilt windows, light fixtures, electrical, storm doors, back door, gutters, (<1yr), blown in insulation, back hall w/ Italian terracotta tiles, & interior & exterior painting w/ Ben. Moore Paint. New bath includes marble double vanity w/ marble flooring, shower stall & granite tile above. Your kitchen includes ss appliances (stove, micro. & dishwasher <1yr), granite counters, & Pergo laminate floor. Living rm includes Pergo laminate flooring w/ a marble surround & oak mantel fireplace. Verizon Fios available. Seller will leave the composite decking materials for a 12 x 12 deck as gift to the buyer. Tewksbury offers access to Route 495 & 93. N. Billerica Commuter Rail is approx 4 miles away.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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This Single-Family in Somerville, MA recently sold for $750,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Cathy Lomasney - ERA Key Realty Services.


23 Glendale Ave, Somerville, MA 02144

Single-Family

$800,000
Price
$750,000
Sale Price

8
Rooms
5
Beds
2
Baths
Historic Somerville; an eclectic mix of restaurants, shops, cafés, museums, artists, theatres, & vibrant nightlife w/ neighborhood squares such as Davis, Union, Ball, Teele & Magoun. Experience the city & surrounding Boston area w/ all that it has to offer such as; historic sites, beaches, & area universities; Tufts, MIT, Harvard, BC, BU, UMass to name a few. Public trans. includes the MBTA bus, approx 2/10 mi. away, Red line, approx 1/2 mi. or the Orange line & soon to be Green Line Ext., & Commuter rail in W Medford, approx 3 mi. away. Somerville recreation includes parks, fields, skating rink, pools, dog parks, batting cages, & boating house. Located approx ½ mi. from Davis Sq. & near the Somerville Community Path, N. Cambridge & Arlington lines, your new home has been cared for by the same family since 1950. It includes a 2 car detached garage, parking for 3 additional cars, & updates such as a newer roof (4-5 yrs), heating system (2-3 yrs), Gas Stove (< a year) & some newer window

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