Posted by Pamela Crawford on 2/18/2018

A garage sale represents a great opportunity for a home seller. This event enables you to eliminate clutter from your home as well as earn extra cash that you may be able to put toward your future residence. As such, a garage sale should not be taken lightly, and you should do everything you can to prep for this event. So what does it take to host a successful garage sale? Here are three tips that you need to know: 1. Make Your Garage Sale a Family-Friendly Event. It's tough to put together a garage sale on your own. However, you may be able to enlist family members and friends to help you transform an ordinary garage sale into an instant success. Family members and friends can help you organize the items you'd like to sell, offer assistance to shoppers who may be interested in various items and ensure you're able to clean up after your garage sale is complete. Of course, you should offer incentives to encourage family members and friends to help you with your garage sale, too. Whether it's hosting a barbecue in conjunction with your event or offering each helper a share of your garage sale profits, it's important to show your family members and friends that you appreciate their hard work and dedication as they work toward making your garage sale a success. 2. Avoid the Dangers of Overpricing. As a home seller, the goal of your garage sale should be to get rid of any excess items in your house. Thus, you need to avoid the dangers associated with overpricing, because asking too much for numerous items will do little to generate interest among shoppers. Try to be flexible about pricing during your garage sale. Typically, shoppers may ask to negotiate a price on an item, and you should be willing to reconsider your initial price if necessary. A successful negotiation will result in a win-win situation in which both you and the shopper are happy with the results. And with a flexible approach to pricing, you should have no trouble getting rid of a wide range of items at your garage sale and earning substantial profits along the way, too. 3. Don't Forget About the Importance of Customer Service. A customer-oriented approach is paramount throughout your garage sale, and it may enable you to maximize your sales during the event as well. If a shopper has a question, try to respond immediately. Or, if a shopper is ready to check out, provide service with a smile. A friendly, positive attitude can make a world of difference during a garage sale. Therefore, you should remain courteous and approachable during your event and be ready to assist shoppers in any way you can. Hosting a garage sale may seem like a major challenge, particularly for home sellers who lack extensive time and resources. But with the aforementioned tips, you can get organized and make the most of your garage sale.





Posted by Pamela Crawford on 2/13/2018

Very spacious saltbox colonial located in beautiful cul de sac neighborhood. First floor features large upgraded kitchen with new appliances, nice formal dining room, large family/bonus room with cath ceilings and slider to deck, fireplaced living room with interior balcony, bright sun room overlooking yard, office which could also be used as 1st floor bedroom, and 1/2 bath. Second floor features oversized master bedroom on suite with full bath and balcony overlooking livingroom, 2 more spacious bedrooms and additional full bath. Finished basement would make a great playroom or entertainment room. Hardwood and tile through out. Beautifully landscaped gunite pool is surrounded by manicure yard and very private setting. This home is located at the end of a dead end road with offers total privacy yet is minutes to shops in Auburn and Millbury and close to 290 and mass pike. A must see.

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Posted by Pamela Crawford on 2/13/2018


16 Gilbert Way, Millbury, MA 01527

Single-Family

$439,900
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Very spacious saltbox colonial located in beautiful cul de sac neighborhood. First floor features large upgraded kitchen with new appliances, nice formal dining room, large family/bonus room with cath ceilings and slider to deck, fireplaced living room with interior balcony, bright sun room overlooking yard, office which could also be used as 1st floor bedroom, and 1/2 bath. Second floor features oversized master bedroom on suite with full bath and balcony overlooking livingroom, 2 more spacious bedrooms and additional full bath. Finished basement would make a great playroom or entertainment room. Hardwood and tile through out. Beautifully landscaped gunite pool is surrounded by manicure yard and very private setting. This home is located at the end of a dead end road with offers total privacy yet is minutes to shops in Auburn and Millbury and close to 290 and mass pike. A must see.
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February 18 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Very spacious saltbox colonial located in beautiful cul de sac neighborhood. First floor features large upgraded kitchen with new appliances, nice formal dining room, large family/bonus room with cath ceilings and slider to deck, fireplaced living room with interior balcony, bright sun room overlooking yard, office which could also be used as 1st floor bedroom, and 1/2 bath. Second floor features oversized master bedroom on suite with full bath and balcony overlooking livingroom and more
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Posted by Pamela Crawford on 2/13/2018


16 Gilbert Way, Millbury, MA 01527

Single-Family

$439,900
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Very spacious saltbox colonial located in beautiful cul de sac neighborhood. First floor features large upgraded kitchen with new appliances, nice formal dining room, large family/bonus room with cath ceilings and slider to deck, fireplaced living room with interior balcony, bright sun room overlooking yard, office which could also be used as 1st floor bedroom, and 1/2 bath. Second floor features oversized master bedroom on suite with full bath and balcony overlooking livingroom, 2 more spacious bedrooms and additional full bath. Finished basement would make a great playroom or entertainment room. Hardwood and tile through out. Beautifully landscaped gunite pool is surrounded by manicure yard and very private setting. This home is located at the end of a dead end road with offers total privacy yet is minutes to shops in Auburn and Millbury and close to 290 and mass pike. A must see.
Open House
Sunday
February 18 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Very spacious saltbox colonial located in beautiful cul de sac neighborhood. First floor features large upgraded kitchen with new appliances, nice formal dining room, large family/bonus room with cath ceilings and slider to deck, fireplaced living room with interior balcony, bright sun room overlooking yard, office which could also be used as 1st floor bedroom, and 1/2 bath. Second floor features oversized master bedroom on suite with full bath and balcony overlooking livingroom and more
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Posted by Pamela Crawford on 2/13/2018


168 Walnut St, Douglas, MA 01516

Single-Family

$339,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
A must see unique one level ranch with split bedroom floor plan on private 4.69 acres for sale in Douglas. This beautiful home's main living area features updated cherry cabinet packed kitchen with granite counters and breakfast bar, open to spacious dining area with hardwood floors, and leads into open spacious living room with interior angled fireplace. You will fall in love with the master bedroom suite which features over sized bedroom, dressing room with 3 closets and sink, and full updated bathroom. On the other side of the house are 2 more spacious bedrooms and one more updated bathroom which also features changing room separate from bathroom. This home can be heated with wood fireplace insert that has blower system throughout most of the house or oil hot water baseboard. Over sized 2 car garage, and large private flat yard complete with package. Just minutes to Wallum Lake.
Open House
Sunday
February 18 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
A must see unique one level ranch with split bedroom floor plan on private 4.69 acres for sale in Douglas. This beautiful home's main living area features updated cherry cabinet packed kitchen with granite counters and breakfast bar, open to spacious dining area with hardwood floors, and leads into open spacious living room with interior angled fireplace. You will fall in love with the master bedroom suite which features over sized bedroom, dressing room with 3 closets and sink, and full bath
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Location: 168 Walnut St, Douglas, MA 01516    Get Directions

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