Margus Deery | North Andover Real Estate, Andover Real Estate, Haverhill Real Estate


A homebuyer who considers the seller's perspective may be better equipped than others to enjoy a successful property buying experience. In fact, this buyer should have no trouble submitting a competitive offer to purchase – something that may lead to a fast home purchase.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you analyze the seller's perspective.

1. Review a Home Listing

A home listing provides a great opportunity to learn about a house. It also enables you to analyze how long a house has been available, a residence's features and other factors that may dictate your decision to pursue a residence.

Assess a home listing closely. If you believe your expectations fall in line with a seller's after reviewing a listing, you may want to consider setting up an in-person showing. Or, if you believe a home does not match expectations, you may want to continue to look for your dream house.

2. Check Out a House In-Person

If you find a home you may want to buy, it generally is a good idea to set up an in-person showing. At this point, you can see how a seller has maintained a house and determine if a home is right for you.

Typically, a real estate agent is ready to respond to a buyer's concerns and questions during a showing. This housing market professional may be able to provide insights into why a seller has listed his or her residence. And as a result, you can use these insights to make an informed decision about how to proceed with a house.

3. Understand the Local Housing Market

The local housing market fluctuates, and it may favor buyers or sellers. If you study the local real estate sector, you can differentiate a buyer's market from a seller's market – or vice-versa.

In a buyer's market, there may be an abundance of quality houses available at budget-friendly prices. On the other hand, in a seller's market, there may be a shortage of first-rate houses, and those that are available may be in high demand among buyers.

Keep in mind how a seller's perspective may vary based on the current housing market's conditions as well. If a buyer's market is in place, a seller may be ready to accept a competitive offer to purchase his or her residence. Conversely, in a seller's market, a seller may be reluctant to accept an offer to purchase that falls below his or her initial home asking price.

Lastly, as you get set to embark on the homebuying journey, you may want to hire a real estate agent. This housing market professional can teach you everything you need to know about buying a house. He or she can help you analyze the seller's perspective and make an informed home purchase too.

Ready to navigate the homebuying journey? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can assess the seller's perspective and boost the likelihood of enjoying a successful homebuying experience.



71 Osgood St, Andover, MA 01810

Single-Family

$749,900
Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Terrific single-level living option with 2 car garage at grade level. Charming New England expanded Cape COMPLETELY renovated with today's designer style...White kitchen cabinets and sleek quartz counters with beautiful stainless appliances! Baths have been remodeled with tiled glass-enclosure shower and double vanity in the Master. Main bath has tub & shower with today's fresh look. This home was literally rebuilt. Seller added Central AC, a new roof, new windows, interior & exterior doors, updated electrical, lighting, gutters, composite deck, new garage doors & openers, landscaping...and the list goes on!! Spacious rooms with an open floorplan is great for entertaining and today's relaxed lifestyle. Finished lower level and walk-up attic with tons of storage or use for future expansion. Beautiful private level yard and kid-friendly sports court too. Nothing to do but move-in and enjoy. Easy access to highways and shopping!
Open House
Saturday
October 20 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Single level living! Fully updated...new Kitchen and Baths! Open Saturday from 1:00-3:00pm.
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 71 Osgood St, Andover, MA 01810    Get Directions

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43 Oxbow Cir, North Andover, MA 01845

Single-Family

$779,000
Price

10
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful 4 bedroom Colonial located on the cul-de-sac in the desirable 'Old Cart Way' neighborhood with easy access to Boston and major highways. Kitchen is nicely updated with a large breakfast bar and eat-in dining. Loads of cabinets with granite counters and stainless appliances. Kitchen opens directly to FR with fireplace, perfect for entertaining a large crowd and great flow for today's lifestyle. Formal LR and DR have hardwood flooring with lots of crown molding and wainscoting. Foyer has double closets and a welcoming entrance. Bedrooms are all generous in size and large closets for extra storage. Finished walk-out lower level with Gameroom and a big mudroom with loads of extra storage is the ideal landing spot when entering from the garage. Lower level has an office/craft room that opens to the Gameroom and provides a nice place for those that work from home. Timeless design and elegant details. Franklin elementary school too!
Open House
Sunday
October 21 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 43 Oxbow Cir, North Andover, MA 01845    Get Directions

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71 Osgood St, Andover, MA 01810

Single-Family

$749,900
Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Terrific single-level living option with 2 car garage at grade level. Charming New England expanded Cape COMPLETELY renovated with today's designer style...White kitchen cabinets and sleek quartz counters with beautiful stainless appliances! Baths have been remodeled with tiled glass-enclosure shower and double vanity in the Master. Main bath has tub & shower with today's fresh look. This home was literally rebuilt. Seller added Central AC, a new roof, new windows, interior & exterior doors, updated electrical, lighting, gutters, composite deck, new garage doors & openers, landscaping...and the list goes on!! Spacious rooms with an open floorplan is great for entertaining and today's relaxed lifestyle. Finished lower level and walk-up attic with tons of storage or use for future expansion. Beautiful private level yard and kid-friendly sports court too. Nothing to do but move-in and enjoy. Easy access to highways and shopping!
Open House
Saturday
October 20 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Single level living! Fully updated...new Kitchen and Baths! Open Saturday from 1:00-3:00pm.
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 71 Osgood St, Andover, MA 01810    Get Directions

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171 French Farm Rd, North Andover, MA 01845

Single-Family

$699,000
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
The wait is over! This beautiful center entrance Colonial with an in-ground pool awaits it's new owner. Located near the end of the cul-de-sac on a beautiful level lot in the desirable French Farm neighborhood. Nicely updated kitchen with granite counters and tiled backsplash opens to the Family Room with a wood burning fireplace and a spacious four-season Sunroom that overlooks the fabulous yard and pool with a brand-new liner. An entertainers dream with great flow between the rooms and easy access to the yard. Garage enters the house at grade level, so conveniently located to the kitchen! Newer Anderson windows with solid wood interior and easy care vinyl exterior. Vinyl siding is foam backed thermally insulated which adds to energy efficiency, noise reduction and is maintenance free! Young roof and lots of hardwood floors make this a smart choice! Easy access to highways and shopping.
Open House
Sunday
October 21 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Take a second look....seller is Motivated! Open Sunday from 12:00-2:00.
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Location: 171 French Farm Rd, North Andover, MA 01845    Get Directions

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