Julianne Krutka
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Posted by Julianne Krutka on 9/28/2017

Selling a condo may seem like a tall task, particularly for those who plan to list a property on the real estate market for the first time. However, condo sellers can take the guesswork out of listing a property and maximizing its value if they consider a few simple questions, such as:

1. How Much Is My Condo Worth?

The price that you paid for your condo initially is unlikely to match your property's worth today. As such, you'll want to conduct plenty of research into the real estate market to assess your condo's worth and price your property accordingly.

Hiring a home appraiser is ideal, as this professional will be able to evaluate your residence and establish a value for it. Plus, a home appraiser can help you identify any "red flags," i.e. problem areas that may prevent you from maximizing the value of your condo.

Don't forget to assess the prices of similar condos in your area too. By doing so, you can get a better idea about how much comparable residences are selling for in your city or town and set a competitive price for your residence.

2. What Sets My Condo Apart from Others That Are Available?

Before you add your condo to the real estate market, you'll want to consider features that may help your property stand out from others that are available.

For example, if you live in a condo community that offers access to a swimming pool and tennis courts, you'll want to include this information in your property listing. Or, if your condo provides a reserved parking spot for you and additional parking for guests, you'll want to provide condo buyers with these details as well.

As a condo seller, you'll want to do whatever you can to differentiate your property from others, regardless of whether you list your residence in a buyer's or seller's market. If you highlight features that help your condo stand out, you can stir up significant interest in your residence as soon as it becomes available.

3. How Can I Optimize the Value of My Condo?

Unfortunately, the real estate market can be unpredictable. And even if you perform ample housing market research, there is no guarantee that you'll be able to streamline the condo selling process and maximize the value of your residence. But if you hire a real estate agent, you can boost your chances of selling your condo.

A real estate agent may boast many years of condo selling experience and understand what it takes to generate interest in a property. He or she also will be able to provide valuable tips and guidance to ensure that you can list your property at the right price in any real estate market. In addition, if you ever have concerns or questions about selling your condo, your real estate agent will be able to respond to your queries without delay.

Employ a real estate agent to help you sell your condo, and you can move one step closer to maximizing the value of your property.




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Posted by Julianne Krutka on 9/25/2017

This Condo in Westfield, MA recently sold for $130,000. This Townhouse style home was sold by Julianne Krutka - Park Square Realty.


40 Prospect Street, Westfield, MA 01085

Condo

$134,900
Price
$130,000
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
This beautiful Westfield condo has everything you are looking for and more! Located on the Northside of town, off the beaten path, this 12 unit complex offers easy access to downtown and turnpike without the hassle of being right on a main road. This unit, located the farthest from the road and being half of a duplex means you only share a wall with one neighbor and affords the advantage of being an end unit. This home is move in ready with updated kitchen and bath, gorgeous wood laminate flooring throughout the kitchen and living area. Stunning patio outside the kitchen door which affords a nice level of privacy from the rest of the complex. All the work here is done and your affordable condo fee takes care of the maintenance outside! No lawn mowing or snow removal for you to do! Just move in, pull up a lawn chair and enjoy the summer in this maintenance free lifestyle! SHOWINGS DEFERRED UNTIL OPEN HOUSE, SATURDAY, APRIL 22 FROM 1:30-3:00.

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Tags: Real-Estate   Westfield   condo   01085  
Categories: Sold Homes  


Posted by Julianne Krutka on 6/26/2017

This Condo in West Springfield, MA recently sold for $95,000. This Townhouse style home was sold by Julianne Krutka - Park Square Realty.


1051 Elm Street, West Springfield, MA 01089

Condo

$99,900
Price
$95,000
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
**BUYER GOT COLD FEET, HER LOSS IS YOUR GAIN!** Large 2 bedroom townhome with a bath and a half and a private basement, in a great location! Priced under assessed value, reflects work that needs to be done! Don't miss your opportunity to earn some serious sweat equity in this town house condo located close to many of the West Springfield Amenities! Easy highway access too! This home features two generous sized bedrooms and a full bath on the second floor and spacious kitchen/living/dining areas on the first floor! Snuggle up on a chilly evening by the cozy fireplace in the living room and let someone else worry about the snow removal next Winter! Enjoy the spacious deck off the back of the unit and allow someone else worry about the lawn maintenance! If you can deep clean and do some painting, you could make major improvements and build instant equity! Home will be sold "as-is" and inspections will be for informational purposes only!






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Posted by Julianne Krutka on 5/15/2017


1051 Elm Street, West Springfield, MA 01089

Condo

$99,900
Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Large 2 bedroom town home with a bath and a half and a private basement, in a great location! Priced under assessed value, reflects work that needs to be done! Don't miss your opportunity to earn some serious sweat equity in this town house condo located close to many of the West Springfield Amenities! Easy highway access too! This home features two generous sized bedrooms and a full bath on the second floor and spacious kitchen/living/dining areas on the first floor! Snuggle up on a chilly evening by the cozy fireplace in the living room and let someone else worry about the snow removal next Winter! Enjoy the spacious deck off the back of the unit and allow someone else worry about the lawn maintenance! If you can deep clean and do some painting, you could make major improvements and build instant equity! Home will be sold "as-is" and inspections will be for informational purposes only! ***Showings deferred until Open House May 20 from 11-12:30.
Open House
Saturday
May 20 at 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
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Posted by Julianne Krutka on 5/15/2017


1051 Elm Street, West Springfield, MA 01089

Condo

$99,900
Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Large 2 bedroom town home with a bath and a half and a private basement, in a great location! Priced under assessed value, reflects work that needs to be done! Don't miss your opportunity to earn some serious sweat equity in this town house condo located close to many of the West Springfield Amenities! Easy highway access too! This home features two generous sized bedrooms and a full bath on the second floor and spacious kitchen/living/dining areas on the first floor! Snuggle up on a chilly evening by the cozy fireplace in the living room and let someone else worry about the snow removal next Winter! Enjoy the spacious deck off the back of the unit and allow someone else worry about the lawn maintenance! If you can deep clean and do some painting, you could make major improvements and build instant equity! Home will be sold "as-is" and inspections will be for informational purposes only! ***Showings deferred until Open House May 20 from 11-12:30.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses






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