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Selling a home comes with some challenges that can frustrate a homeowner's sales effort without care. It is possible to think that your home will sell as soon as you put it up for sale. Sometimes it does not work that way, and a house may be on the market for several months or even years. Faults or problems around the house may repel the right buyers. Therefore, it is essential to get all identified problems fixed before making your house available for sale. Here are some issues that may hinder your home from selling: 

Water Problems

Prospective buyers walk away immediately when they discover that the house is having water issues. Home buyers do not want to deal with problems associated with basement flooding and roof leakage. Plumbing and leaks can degenerate into more significant issues which why they are quite dangerous. Water has the capacity to destroy most of the materials of the home. Most buyers will pull out on any deal once they discover there is water problem because it can cause damage in all areas of the house.

Structural Issues 

These are problems related to the foundations, walls, support system and other things that support a house. Buyers will be worried about their safety in the house. Also, they will be concerned about the longevity of the house. They consider it safer and wiser to walk away from a house with structural defects instead of buying it and trying to fix it.

Foul Smells

Home sellers should get rid of all foul smell before inviting buyers for inspections. The smell of pets puts off most home buyers. Therefore, if you have a smelly dog or cat, it is advisable to keep them away while trying to sell your house. 

Failed Septic system 

Sellers should be knowledgeable of the fact that they cannot sell a home without a properly functioning septic system as it is one of the most critical parts of a house.The fact that septic systems are costly to repair makes most prospective buyers avoid a house without a proper septic system. 

Poor water source 

There should be safe drinking water in a house at all times. Buyers will not go for any home without a functioning water system. If the source of water supply in your house is a well, you should make sure that it is working correctly and can supply safe drinking water at all times before putting the house up for sale.

Speak to a real estate agent today to get your home ready for sale.



3 Pheasant Lane, Woburn, MA 01801

Single-Family

$559,000
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Spacious, light-filled custom ranch recently refreshed with all new interior paint/decor and thoughtfully renovated bathroom with marble double vanity & custom tile work; other features include a modern eat-in-kitchen with granite counters, vaulted ceilings and skylights; large open concept dining and living rooms perfect for entertaining; relaxing screened-in porch and patio area; finished lower level playroom/family room; two car garage; multi-purpose storage shed and fully landscaped yard. Convenient to shopping & dining options in Woburn, Lexington, & Winchester, Burlington Mall, I-95 and Rte. 3. Open house Sunday 8/4 12-130pm.
Open House
Saturday
August 10 at 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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Location: 3 Pheasant Lane, Woburn, MA 01801    Get Directions

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3 Pheasant Lane, Woburn, MA 01801

Single-Family

$559,000
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Spacious, light-filled custom ranch recently refreshed with all new interior paint/decor and thoughtfully renovated bathroom with marble double vanity & custom tile work; other features include a modern eat-in-kitchen with granite counters, vaulted ceilings and skylights; large open concept dining and living rooms perfect for entertaining; relaxing screened-in porch and patio area; finished lower level playroom/family room; two car garage; multi-purpose storage shed and fully landscaped yard. Convenient to shopping & dining options in Woburn, Lexington, & Winchester, Burlington Mall, I-95 and Rte. 3. Open house Sunday 8/4 12-130pm.
Open House
Sunday
August 04 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 3 Pheasant Lane, Woburn, MA 01801    Get Directions

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3 Pheasant Lane, Woburn, MA 01801

Single-Family

$559,000
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Spacious, light-filled custom ranch recently refreshed with all new interior paint/decor and thoughtfully renovated bathroom with marble double vanity & custom tile work; other features include a modern eat-in-kitchen with granite counters, vaulted ceilings and skylights; large open concept dining and living rooms perfect for entertaining; relaxing screened-in porch and patio area; finished lower level playroom/family room; two car garage; multi-purpose storage shed and fully landscaped yard. Convenient to shopping & dining options in Woburn, Lexington, & Winchester, Burlington Mall, I-95 and Rte. 3. Open house Sunday 8/4 12-130pm.
Open House
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8 Sabrina Ct., Methuen, MA 01844

Single-Family

$499,000
Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Delightful newer colonial in impeccable condition ready for a new owner. This sunny home sits on a half acre well manicured lot with irrigation system and features a beautiful center island kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, a formal dining room, a nice living room with gas fireplace, a huge master suite with hardwood floors , walk in closet, and gorgeous master bath with double sinks. There is a spacious finished lower level with pool table included ! A slider off the kitchen leads to a large deck that overlooks the yard, there is a 2 car garage, multi zoned central air conditioning and heat, and a walk up third floor ready to be finished for those who may desire even more space. This beauty is a sight to behold and is ready for one lucky buyer so don't delay, this one will go quick.First showings at open house Saturday 12-2pm and Sunday 1-3pm.
Open House
Saturday
August 03 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Location: 8 Sabrina Ct., Methuen, MA 01844    Get Directions

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