Ron Ouellette
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Posted by Ron Ouellette on 2/27/2020

While buying a home is an exciting time, many buyers actually regret their home purchase. One of the biggest regrets that people have is the size of the house they purchased. People either pick a home thatís too large or too small. It may be hard to imagine that you can make a mistake on the size of the home that your purchase. You go into the home buying process knowing how many bedrooms you need and what type of home you might like. Once you begin living in the house, you could find a different story. You may not have enough space for all of your familyís belongings. On the flip side, you could find the amount of space in your home as overwhelming. 

Buying a home isnít like buying most other things. You canít easily return it, and thereís quite a bit of an upfront investment that must be made in order to make the purchase. Itís not simple to make a change if you buy the wrong house. The wrong purchase could set you back in making a move for years to come. 

Shop Smart

The best thing to do when shopping for a home is not only to see the home in its current state but what type of potential the house has. Can you add on to the home? Would you be able to make use of all the space the home has? Is there enough storage in the house? Are there ways to quickly add storage? These are a lot of things to consider when shopping for a home but theyíre all important questions. Once you move into the home, other than doing a complete overhaul, you may be out of options to improve it without looking for these areas. Of course, the ideal situation is to find a home that already has everything youíre looking for in it.      

Donít Buy Until Youíre Ready

Another mistake that people make is they try to go from renting to owning before theyíre ready. Living in an apartment or rental allows for a bunch of advantages that owning a home may not afford you. Owning a home takes commitment, and some people just arenít ready. Just because itís widely known knowledge that buying a home is a smart financial decision, doesnít mean itís always the best decision for you. You may not be able to afford a house thatís the right size for your family. You may not even know what the right size home will be for you. When these questions remain, you could end up buying a property thatís the wrong size. Donít worry if you need to take a few more years to save up for a house. On the contrary, donít worry if you donít think buying a home is the right decision for you at all.     






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Posted by Ron Ouellette on 7/16/2019

This Single-Family in Northborough, MA recently sold for $351,500. This Colonial,Cape style home was sold by Ron Ouellette - RE/MAX Advantage I.


317 Hudson Street, Northborough, MA 01532

Single-Family

$349,000
Price
$351,500
Sale Price

12
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Like new spacious, colonial/cape style home. Meticulous, bright, & sunny, Set on large 1/2 acre lot, convenient location, in very desirable Northborough. New all tile/glass bath, gleaming tile kitchen, new stainless appliances, stylish new cabinets, classic quartz counters.New quality finished lower level family/game room. Excellent roof, vinyl windows & siding, 200 amp electrical/breakers, furnace (FHA by oil). Attached garage. Town water & sewer. Superb commuter location, easy/quick access to all major roads, shopping & all services nearby. Excellent rated Northborough/Southborough school system (3 Districts & 10 Schools). Ready to move in, quick close! Welcome home!

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Categories: Sold Homes  


Posted by Ron Ouellette on 7/16/2019

This Single-Family in Uxbridge, MA recently sold for $184,500. This Colonial style home was sold by Ron Ouellette - RE/MAX Advantage I.


37 Harvest Road, Uxbridge, MA 01569

Single-Family

$189,500
Price
$184,500
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS! * SOLD "AS IS" * PRICED WELL BELOW MARKET * 1/2 DUPLEX 2 STORY TOWNHOUSE CONDO WITH NO FEES * NICE LEVEL YARD * PAVED DRIVE WITH PLENTY OF PARKING * SPACIOUS KITCHEN * OPEN DINING AREA * LIVING ROOM * 1/2 BATH ON FIRST * 2 BDRMS UP WITH FULL BATH * NEW FURNACE 2013 * FHWBB HEAT BY OIL * 2 HEAT ZONES * 100 AMP ELECTRIC BREAKERS * TOWN WATER & SEWER * VINYL SIDING & WINDOWS * YOUNG ROOF * SOLID BUILDING HAS GOOD BONES * INTERIOR NEEDS CLEANING AND FULL COSMETICS * QUICK INVESTOR FLIP * EASY EQUITY BUILD FOR OWNER OCCUPY * GREAT NEIGHBORHOOD OF EXCELLENT CONDITION SIMILAR STYLE PROPERTIES BUILT 1988 * CONDO DOCS (NO FEES) ATTACHED * MOTIVATED SELLER!

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Posted by Ron Ouellette on 7/2/2019


96B Baker Pond Road Extension, Charlton, MA 01507

Single-Family

$599,500
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
RARE WATERFRONT OPPORTUNITY * 3600 SF YOUNG CUSTOM BUILT CONTEMPORARY ON PRIV BAKER POND * ONE OWNER * 1.75 AC OPEN LOT * 200FT WATERFRONT * FULL RECREATION, SWIM-FISH-MOTOR BOAT-JET SKI-SAIL-KAYAK * PRIVATE SANDY BEACH/DOCK * SCENIC VIEWS * 2X6 CONSTRUCTION * BRIGHT, OPEN, FLOWING FLR PLAN * HUGE FULLY APPLIANCE KITCH * MILES OF CUSTOM CABINETS, COUNTERS, LUNCH BAR * KITCH EAT-IN AREA W/SLIDERS * OVERLOOKS 72' DECK & THE PEACEFUL LAKE * UNIQUE OCTAGONAL FAM RM W/HAND HEWN BEAMED CEIL * WOOD FIREPLACE * FORMAL OPEN DINING RM OVERLOOKS LAKE W/SLIDERS TO DECK * GREAT FOR ENTERTAINING * 3.5 BATHROOMS * MBDRM WAKE TO SPECTACULAR SUNRISES OVER LAKE * MBDRM PRIV BATH/JACUZZI * OFC OPTIONAL 4TH BDRM * HARDWOOD FLOORS & STAIRWAYS * NEW STATE OF THE ART FURNACE * 3 ZONE HYDRO AC & HEAT BY OIL * SECURITY SYSTEM * CENTRAL VAC * INTERCOM-ENTERTAINMENT EA RM * 200AMP ELEC * GARAGE W/STORAGE/WORKSHOP * SHED * MAINTENANCE FREE EXTERIOR * PEACEFUL, ENJOYABLE, RELAXING, SERENITY FOUND!
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Posted by Ron Ouellette on 5/28/2019


317 Hudson Street, Northborough, MA 01532

Single-Family

$349,000
Price

12
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Like new spacious, colonial/cape style home. Meticulous, bright, & sunny, Set on large 1/2 acre lot, convenient location, in very desirable Northborough. New all tile/glass bath, gleaming tile kitchen, new stainless appliances, stylish new cabinets, classic quartz counters.New quality finished lower level family/game room. Excellent roof, vinyl windows & siding, 200 amp electrical/breakers, furnace (FHA by oil). Attached garage. Town water & sewer. Superb commuter location, easy/quick access to all major roads, shopping & all services nearby. Excellent rated Northborough/Southborough school system (3 Districts & 10 Schools). Ready to move in, quick close! Welcome home!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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