Ann Marie Sorensen | Auburn Real Estate, Sturbridge Real Estate, Charlton Real Estate



6 Walker Pond Rd, Sturbridge, MA 01566

Single-Family

$325,000
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This Beautifully updated saltbox colonial in desirable Walker Pond neighborhood is move-in ready! Lovely large living room with hardwood floors and fireplace. Updated eat-in kitchen with new light fixtures, tile floor and granite counters opens onto spacious deck and nice flat yard. Lots of details to notice in this home such as crown molding, wainscoting and young roof. First floor office or play room is a bonus as well as the newly finished basement....another great entertaining space. All this plus beach access to Walker Pond. 2 Beaches, horse stables, tennis courts and an awesome new playground are some of the association amenities. WELCOME HOME !
Open House
Sunday
June 24 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 6 Walker Pond Rd, Sturbridge, MA 01566    Get Directions

Similar Properties



If you’re in the market to buy a home soon, you probably have a long list of things to look for. You also are most likely focused on savings and shopping around for the best mortgage rates. You may know everything that you should do when you’re buying a home, but has anyone told you what you shouldn’t do? Read on to discover some of the worst practices of people searching for a home. 


Lack Of Research


You need to search for a home before you even set out to look at properties in person. While you’ll want to work with a realtor, you should know what you want before you start working with him. Your agent will be able to set up alerts for you that enable you to see properties put on the market as soon as they become available. This search will be tailored to your wants such as a large yard, master bathroom, or separate dining area. If you understand what your needs will cost you in relation to your budget ahead of time, working with a real estate agent will be a more fruitful experience.


Not Letting Your Real Estate Agent Do Their Job


Real estate agents are experts in the housing market. Your agent will research prices and help you to understand what a reasonable offer on a property will be. Your agent has the tools to get you the information you need to make an informed offer on a property. Sellers get insulted if an offer is well below the asking price. Trust that your agent knows what he’s talking about. 


You’ll have a close relationship with your agent throughout the house hunting process. You’ll need to make arrangements with your agent to go to open houses and home showings. Your agent will accommodate you to the best of his ability. All you need to do is communicate with them. 


Not Looking Beyond The Online Search


If you are out and about and see a property for sale that interests you, don’t assume that it’s out of your reach. Sometimes the online searches miss things. A property may include (or not include) something that you’re looking for. You can take down the address where you saw the “for sale” sign and speak with your real estate agent about it.


Skimming Over Properties


When you have the opportunity to look at a property, really take the time to view it. You can miss a lot of details by quickly going over a property due to your first impression. There’s a lot of things that you may not see if you don’t look at the details of a home as you walk through it.       



This Beautifully updated saltbox colonial in desirable Walker Pond neighborhood is move-in ready! Lovely large living room with hardwood floors and fireplace. Updated eat-in kitchen with new light fixtures, tile floor and granite counters opens onto spacious deck and nice flat yard. Lots of details to notice in this home such as crown molding, wainscoting and young roof. First floor office or play room is a bonus as well as the newly finished basement....another great entertaining space. All this plus beach access to Walker Pond. 2 Beaches, horse stables, tennis courts and an awesome new playground are some of the association amenities. WELCOME HOME !

More Info on this Property | New Listing Alerts

A home inspection enables a buyer to examine a residence and identify any underlying structural issues. Plus, the assessment allows a buyer to receive a report that details a home inspector's findings to help him or her determine how to proceed in the homebuying journey.

Ultimately, it helps to prepare as much as possible before you conduct a home inspection. If you allocate time and resources to get ready for a home inspection, you'll be better equipped than ever before to achieve the best-possible inspection results.

Let's take a look at three tips to help you prepare for a home inspection.

1. Hire an Expert Home Inspector

There is no shortage of home inspectors for hire in cities and towns nationwide. However, differentiating an average home inspector from an expert one can be difficult.

When it comes to getting ready for a home inspection, it pays to hire an expert to assess a residence both inside and out. Because if you have an expert home inspector at your side, you can learn about myriad home problems before you finalize a house purchase.

To find an expert home inspector, it helps to reach out to home inspectors in your area. Learn about each home inspector's expertise and ask for client referrals. After you perform an extensive evaluation of home inspectors, you can hire an expert home inspector to assess any residence, at any time.

2. Develop a Game Plan

If you want to achieve the optimal results during a home inspection, it helps to enter the inspection with a plan in hand. That way, you can evaluate all aspects of a residence and improve your chances of identifying both minor and major home issues.

Ensure your home inspection plan includes assessments of a house's interior and exterior, as well as a residence's attic, basement and roof. Also, you should test a home's heating and cooling system during an inspection.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

A home inspection may prove to be difficult if you fail to plan accordingly. Luckily, if you hire a real estate agent, you can get the support you need to maximize the value of a home inspection.

Typically, a real estate agent will guide you along the homebuying journey. Once a seller accepts your offer on a home, a real estate agent can put you in touch with the best home inspectors in your area. Then, you, your real estate agent and your home inspector can work together to perform a successful home evaluation.

A real estate agent will provide plenty of assistance after a home inspection too. And if you are uncertain about how to proceed with a house after an inspection, a real estate agent can offer recommendations to help you make an informed decision.

Want to take the guesswork out of a home inspection? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can prepare for an upcoming home inspection.



6 Walker Pond Rd, Sturbridge, MA 01566

Single-Family

$325,000
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This Beautifully updated saltbox colonial in desirable Walker Pond neighborhood is move-in ready! Lovely large living room with hardwood floors and fireplace. Updated eat-in kitchen with new light fixtures, tile floor and granite counters opens onto spacious deck and nice flat yard. Lots of details to notice in this home such as crown molding, wainscoting and young roof. First floor office or play room is a bonus as well as the newly finished basement....another great entertaining space. All this plus beach rights to Walker Pond. 2 Beaches, horse stables, tennis courts and an awesome new playground are some of the association amenities. WELCOME HOME !
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

Similar Properties





Loading