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Posted by Claire LeBlanc on 11/16/2018

Here's your opportunity to buy a well maintained, charming 2 bedroom cape in desirable North Waltham for under $400,000 wow! 1st floor has a good sized,cozy living room with hard wood flooring, sweet dining room, kitchen with pantry, 1 bedroom, central AC and full bath! 2nd floor has 1 bedroom, and plenty of room for storage! , Newer windows, roof replaced in 2009, water heater, 2014, heating system maintained/serviced yearly. Charming front porch perfect for morning coffee or reading a book! 1 car garage, nice size lot, small easy to maintain grassy back yard! Ideal for single person, first time home buyers, or for downsizing, great condo alternative! Showings begin at the first open house, 11/18 from 12-2:30! ALL OFFERS DUE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH BY 5:00 PM.

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Posted by Claire LeBlanc on 11/15/2018

Here's your opportunity to buy a well maintained, charming 2 bedroom cape in desirable North Waltham for under $400,000 wow! 1st floor has a good sized,cozy living room with hard wood flooring, sweet dining room, kitchen with pantry, 1 bedroom, central AC and full bath! 2nd floor has 1 bedroom, and plenty of room for storage! , Newer windows, roof replaced in 2009, water heater, 2014, heating system maintained/serviced yearly. Charming front porch perfect for morning coffee or reading a book! 1 car garage, nice size lot, small easy to maintain grassy back yard! Ideal for single person, first time home buyers, or for downsizing, great condo alternative! Showings begin at the first open house, 11/18 from 12-2:30! ALL OFFERS DUE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH BY 5:00 PM.

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Posted by Claire LeBlanc on 11/14/2018


34 Montclair Ave, Waltham, MA 02451

Single-Family

$399,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Here's your opportunity to buy a well maintained, charming 2 bedroom cape in desirable North Waltham for under $400,000 wow! 1st floor has a good sized,cozy living room with hard wood flooring, sweet dining room, kitchen with pantry, 1 bedroom, central AC and full bath! 2nd floor has 1 bedroom, and plenty of room for storage! , Newer windows, roof replaced in 2009, water heater, 2014, heating system maintained/serviced yearly. Charming front porch perfect for morning coffee or reading a book! 1 car garage, nice size lot, small easy to maintain grassy back yard! Ideal for single person, first time home buyers, or for downsizing, great condo alternative! Showings begin at the first open house, 11/18 from 12-2:30! ALL OFFERS DUE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH BY 5:00 PM.
Open House
Sunday
November 18 at 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM
First open house on this charming 2 bedroom, well ,maintained home in Waltham! Offers due Tuesday at 5:00. Claire LeBlanc, Realtor 781 424-5443
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 34 Montclair Ave, Waltham, MA 02451    Get Directions

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Posted by Claire LeBlanc on 11/14/2018


34 Montclair Ave, Waltham, MA 02451

Single-Family

$399,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Here's your opportunity to buy a well maintained, charming 2 bedroom cape in desirable North Waltham for under $400,000 wow! 1st floor has a good sized,cozy living room with hard wood flooring, sweet dining room, kitchen with pantry, 1 bedroom, central AC and full bath! 2nd floor has 1 bedroom, and plenty of room for storage! , Newer windows, roof replaced in 2009, water heater, 2014, heating system maintained/serviced yearly. Charming front porch perfect for morning coffee or reading a book! 1 car garage, nice size lot, small easy to maintain grassy back yard! Ideal for single person, first time home buyers, or for downsizing, great condo alternative! Showings begin at the first open house, 11/18 from 12-2:30! ALL OFFERS DUE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH BY 5:00 PM.
Open House
Sunday
November 18 at 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM
First open house on this charming 2 bedroom, well ,maintained home in Waltham! Offers due Tuesday at 5:00. Claire LeBlanc, Realtor 781 424-5443
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 34 Montclair Ave, Waltham, MA 02451    Get Directions

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Posted by Claire LeBlanc on 11/14/2018

If you ride through the suburbs of America, youíll likely notice that the houses just seem to get bigger and bigger. Like our taste for large trucks and SUVs, Americans tend towards the idea that bigger is better.

On the opposite end of the spectrum are people who feel quite the opposite. From this minimalist mindset has emerged the ďtiny house.Ē What exactly is a tiny house?

There is no exact definition. However, most tiny houses are built on wheels--to adhere to local building code--and typically donít exceed 500 square feet in size.

You might be thinking thatís a bit extreme. And you wouldnít be alone--Americans have taken advantage of small homes in the form of modular homes, and cottage-style houses for decades.

With the cost of heating and powering a home rising year after year, itís beginning to make sense to downsize.

So, in this article weíll talk about what it means to live in a smaller home to help you decide whether itís a good choice for you.

Barriers to building small houses

If itís your dream to someday build a small house on a hilltop in your hometown, you might have to face-off with the local zoning committee first. Some of the biggest barriers to building smaller houses are local regulations involving minimum house sizes.

This isnít a new problem, with towns struggling with the idea of minimum square footage as far back as the 1970s. In spite of this barrier, small house and tiny house proponents have been finding loopholes.

One such workaround involves simply building your house on wheels. However, that isnít easy to do and it doesnít always look great either.

Living simply

Depending on your hobbies and philosophy, living in a small house can be a good or a bad thing. Those who seek to become more minimal in their belongings often find that small houses help them achieve this.

The more things we own the more we have to worry about storing and maintaining them. However, if you value experiences more than objects, living in a small house could save you money and therefore leave you with more funds for traveling and other experiences.

Family is another thing to consider when living in a small house. If you have a large family or pets, living in a small house can be difficult. However, there is something to be said about growing up in a small house (it makes it harder for kids to avoid their parents by playing video games in their room or the basement!).

How to decide if you can manage living in a small house

If youíre downsizing from a larger home it can be scary to lose all of that extra space you were used to. There are a few ways to see if you can adapt to a smaller home, however.

You could rent a small apartment while you search for a new home. This will allow you to acclimate yourself to living in a smaller environment.

If you donít want to go through the trouble of signing a lease, thereís always renting a small property through AirBnB or a camping cottage for a few weeks. Then youíll have time to notice what you like and dislike about the smaller space and will be able to plan for how to want to deal with those changes if you decide to move into a smaller house.




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