Cape Cod Real Estate, Marie Souza


A condo offers a great opportunity to enjoy a comfortable living space without the hassle of home exterior maintenance. As such, many property buyers are exploring condos in cities and towns nationwide.

However, buying a condo sometimes can be tricky, particularly for property buyers who are unfamiliar with the real estate market. Lucky for you, we're here to help take the guesswork out of purchasing a condo.

Let's take a look at three questions that condo buyers need to consider before they purchase a property.

1. Am I ready for condo life?

Owning a condo and owning a home are two very different things, and perhaps it is easy to understand why.

Like a homeowner, a condo owner has a property to call his or her own. But a condo community usually has a homeowners' association (HOA) in place that manages exterior maintenance and other tasks. This association also establishes rules and regulations that all condo owners must follow; otherwise, property owners may face fines.

Before you purchase a condo, it is paramount to prepare for condo life as much as possible. To do so, you may want to consult with friends or family members who have resided in condo communities over the years. These loved ones can share their condo living experiences with you to help you better understand what life will be like as a condo owner.

2. How much can I afford to pay for a condo?

Although you know that you'd like to purchase a condo, you still need to find out how much you can afford to pay for a property. Fortunately, banks and credit unions are available to help you determine how much you can spend on a condo.

Consult with several banks and credit unions to explore all of your home financing options. Then, you can select a mortgage that matches your expectations.

In addition, you may want to get pre-approved for a mortgage before you start your condo search. If you enter the real estate market with a budget in hand, you can narrow your condo search and speed up the property buying process.

3. Do I need to employ a real estate agent?

Ultimately, a real estate agent is a must-have for any condo buyer, at any time. This housing market professional can teach you the ins and outs of real estate and ensure that you can make an informed condo purchase.

A real estate agent strives to provide you with an outstanding condo buying experience. To accomplish this goal, he or she will work with you, learn about your condo buying goals and help you plan accordingly.

Furthermore, a real estate agent is unafraid to be honest. He or she will offer condo buying recommendations and suggestions as you check out a variety of properties. This housing market professional is happy to respond to your condo buying queries as well.

Streamline the process of buying a condo – consider the aforementioned questions, and you can move closer to acquiring an outstanding condo at an outstanding price.


This Condo in Yarmouth, MA recently sold for $230,000. This style home was sold by Marie Souza & Team - The Marie Souza Team.


441 Buck Island Road , Yarmouth, MA 02673

West Yarmouth

Condo

$239,000
Price
$230,000
Sale Price

2
Beds
5
Total Rooms
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Easy Condo Living with a large, recreational park just across the street! Extremely well maintained and updated 2 Bedroom, 1.5 bath Townhouse @ ''Briarwood'', a small condominium complex with LOW condo fees, located close to all that Yarmouth has to offer. This updated unit features easy care pergo flooring, a living room with fireplace, an eat-in kitchen with white beadboard cabinets & 1st floor laundry. Two nice sized bedrooms up with good sized closets, including the master, which has access to the full bath. Newer windows & fresh paint too! Need storage? This condo has attic storage, large closets & a shed! Walk to Big Sandy Pond & recreational space is located just across the street with a baseball field, playground, basketball & tennis courts + a dog park!

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This Condo in Yarmouth, MA recently sold for $230,000. This Townhouse style home was sold by Marie Souza & Team - The Marie Souza Team.


441 Buck Island Rd, Yarmouth, MA 02673

West Yarmouth

Condo

$239,000
Price
$230,000
Sale Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Immaculate, move-in ready ,2 Bedroom, 1.5 bath Townhouse @ ''Briarwood'', a small condominium complex with LOW condo fees, located close to all the Yarmouth has to offer. This updated unit features easy care pergo flooring, a living room with fireplace, an eat-in kitchen with white beadboard cabinets & 1st floor laundry. Two nice sized bedrooms up with good sized closets, including the master, which has access to the full bath. Newer windows & fresh paint too! Need storage? This condo has attic storage, large closets & a shed! Walk to Big Sandy Pond & recreational space is located just across the street with a baseball field, playground, basketball & tennis courts + a dog park!

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110 Grey Hawk Drive , Mashpee, MA 02649

Mashpee (village)

Condo

$459,900
Price

5
Total Rooms
2
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Bright 2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath, End Unit, Townhome in the desirable ''Southport'' 55+ community. This groomed complex features a private 9-hole golf course, both indoor & outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, game room, woodshop, exercise & fitness rooms + so much more! This condo is in NEW condition with sparkling hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, custom built-ins & a 1st floor master suite with two walk-in closets & large private bath. Open floor plan with a combo living/dining room with door leading to private deck, white eat-in kitchen with silestone counters, entry foyer with coat closet, loft space for a den/office, basement with full sized windows, 1st floor laundry, farmer's porch & attached garage. Immaculate property in a fantastic community.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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441 Buck Island Rd, Yarmouth, MA 02673

West Yarmouth

Condo

$239,000
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Immaculate, move-in ready ,2 Bedroom, 1.5 bath Townhouse @ ''Briarwood'', a small condominium complex with LOW condo fees, located close to all the Yarmouth has to offer. This updated unit features easy care pergo flooring, a living room with fireplace, an eat-in kitchen with white beadboard cabinets & 1st floor laundry. Two nice sized bedrooms up with good sized closets, including the master, which has access to the full bath. Newer windows & fresh paint too! Need storage? This condo has attic storage, large closets & a shed! Walk to Big Sandy Pond & recreational space is located just across the street with a baseball field, playground, basketball & tennis courts + a dog park!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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