Cape Cod Real Estate, Marie Souza



77 Bristol Ave, Barnstable, MA 02601

Hyannis

Single-Family

$269,900
Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
Split level, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in an established neighborhood. Features include hardwood floors, an updated maple kitchen, dining area & living room with fireplace. Master bedroom with private bath, entry foyer with coat closet, semi-finished walkout lower level with laundry room, den & office. Partially fenced rear yard with deck. New furnace.
Open House
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77 Bristol Avenue , Barnstable, MA 02601

Hyannis

Single-Family

$269,900
Price

8
Total Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
This centrally located 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is in an established neighborhood close to Hyannis center ammenities! Features include hardwood floors, an updated maple kitchen, dining area & living room with fireplace. Master bedroom with private bath, entry foyer with coat closet, semi-finished walkout lower level with laundry room, den & office. Partially fenced rear yard with deck. New furnace!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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If you want to accomplish your desired results during the home selling journey, you should strive to host lots of showings. Fortunately, we're here to help you prepare for home showings and ensure you are ready to host showings at any time.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you prepare for a home showing.

1. Keep Your Home Neat and Tidy

Let's face it – maintaining a pristine home can be difficult. But if you allocate time and energy to perform various home maintenance tasks daily, you can keep your home show-ready.

Cleaning up after yourself can make a world of difference. For instance, wiping down kitchen countertops after cooking a meal enables you to avoid a long, arduous kitchen clean-up at a later time.

You also may want to create a home cleaning schedule. By planning daily or weekly chores like vacuuming the rugs or cleaning the bathroom, you can ensure your house will look great at all times.

2. Be Flexible

If a homebuyer submits a last-minute request for a home showing, it generally is a good idea to try to accommodate the buyer's request. By doing so, you can show your home to many prospective buyers and increase the likelihood of receiving an offer to purchase.

A flexible home seller usually is a successful home seller. Therefore, if a buyer wants to view your home, it is important to remember that each showing brings you one step closer to selling your residence.

Ultimately, if you maintain flexibility, you can make it easy for dozens of potential buyers to view your residence. And as a result, you may be able to accelerate the home selling process.

3. Eliminate Clutter

Clutter is something that all home sellers can live without. Because if a home is filled with clutter, it may be tough for prospective buyers to appreciate the full size and beauty of a residence.

For home sellers, it is important to remove clutter immediately. A home seller can rent a storage unit to hold excess items until his or her residence sells. Or, it may be beneficial to host a yard sale or list excess items online to cut down on clutter.

As you prepare to sell your home, you may want to hire a real estate agent as well. In fact, a real estate agent will do everything possible to help you achieve the optimal results during any home showing.

Typically, a real estate agent will offer recommendations and tips to help you prepare your residence for the housing market. If you receive a request to view your home, a real estate agent will notify you accordingly. And after a home showing is complete, a real estate agent will provide you with unbiased feedback to ensure you can update your property selling strategy as needed.

Ready to host a home showing? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can get ready to showcase your residence to potential buyers and bolster your chances of enjoying a fast, profitable house selling experience.


Fall might arguably be everyone’s favorite season—regardless of where you live. In New England, the weather becomes full of days with unpredictable forecasts of warm and cool days with crisp breezes, the more frequent rain showers and the leaves turning to beautiful hues of red, purple,orange, and yellow. It’s a scene that no New Englander ever takes for granted.And with the new season comes new décor. Check out these tips and tricks for fun and creative ways to decorate your home with for fall with pumpkins.

Paint: Paint is an easy go-to when you want to do something different with your pumpkins. You can go simple by painting all one color or you can grab some stencils and try out a floral look. These simple designs would be a nice idea to compliment your other fall decorations.

Glitter: Whether you want to go all out and coat your entire pumpkin in glitter, create designs from stencils with glitter or make a simple polka dot covered pumpkin, you can never go wrong with glitter—and there’s never too much of it either.

Cut outs/Craft Materials: There are a multitude of craft materials and cutouts that can be used in creative ways with pumpkins. Turn your pumpkin into an owl with some googley eyes and some brown and tan craft paper or go simple and create a jack-o-lantern without all the mess.

Stack ‘Em: For a unique approach to decorating pumpkins,considering stacking them. You could turn your pumpkins into a snowman (if you are eager for the holidays), an owl, or even create a message with a letter or short phrase on each pumpkin.

Permanent Marker: Use permanent market to create decorative designs or write words/phrases. Darker colors work best on orange pumpkins. You might be able to get away with a few lighter colors on the white pumpkins. You can use stencils or go with the free hand—if you’re risky.

Washi Tape: Washi tape is all the craze in the creative world. It comes in so many colors and designs. It’s a great addition to almost any DIY project. Use the tape as is or cut into cute designs or little dots fora polka dot pumpkin.

Most of these ideas are simple and can be completed in just a couple of hours. And they are great for families, friends, or a day of DIYing with yourself. You can get all the items described above at your local craft store and be sure to be on the lookout for coupons to make this project even less expensive.

So now that you’ve decorated your home for fall with your creative pumpkin crafting, go on and get out there and enjoy the season. There’s plenty of apple picking, pumpkin picking, fall festivals, and family time to be enjoying.



15 Vista Circle, Mashpee, MA 02649

Single-Family

$379,000
Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
3
Baths
Open House Sun Oct 7 11-1. Nice open floor plan, 4 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath Cape with great 1st floor living in a small neighborhood of well kept homes, tucked away, yet close to Mashpee Commons for shopping, dining & entertainment.The Open Kitchen/Dining/Living Room allows for easy entertaining & leads to the nice rear deck overlooking the level lot with Garden Shed & Fire Pit. Large 1st Floor Master Suite offering a Private Bath w/double Vanity & TWO Walk-In Closets, Bedroom 2 is also on the 1st floor, with the 2nd floor offering two more bedrooms, another full bath & a large roof, sun deck. Additional features include cathedral ceilings, open balcony with skylight, easy care laminate floors, Garage & a Mudroom/Foyer with double closets. Nicely maintained property.
Open House
Sunday
October 07 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location! Location! 4 Bedroom/3 Bath close to Mashpee Commons!
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Location: 15 Vista Circle, Mashpee, MA 02649    Get Directions

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