Henry Matos
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Posted by Henry Matos on 12/21/2017

There are many different advantages to adding more nature to your home inside and out. For one, it makes you happy to be around more natural things. We spend so much time in front of screens and using technology, that it’s nice to be brought back to nature right in your own home. 


All this being said, it’s a great idea to consider building a fish pond on your property. There’s many different advantages to these bodies of water around your home including:


A Pond Will Build Up The Look Of Your Property


If there’s a part of your property that you just can’t get past, perhaps building a fish pond will be a good use of that area. Some people take the idea further, creating a water garden complete with streams. However you decide to build your fish pond; simple or elaborate, you’ll appreciate how it will improve the look of your property.


It Will Spark Your Creativity


Planning where and how a fish pond will go in your yard can really spark your creativity. You and your partner can think about what you want and find the best ways to execute your project. From the way you’ll establish the surrounding landscapes to how you plan to dig the pond to what kind of fish you’ll put in the pond, there’s a lot to think about. The best part is that you will create how you want your property to be more exciting and pleasant to spend time on. 


You Make A Good Use Of Your Space


Maybe you feel that you have a lot of “wasted space” on your property. Installing a fish pond is a great way to make use of the space that you do have in your yard. If you feel that you could be doing something incredible with the space that you do have, building your own pond is a great way to do that. 


Connect With Nature


A fish pond allows for you to enjoy more than just fish. It will attract other types of wildlife including unique insects, birds and more. Watching fish has also been proven to be an activity that reduces stress and increases your level of health. According to studies done by the National Marine Aquarium, the mere act of watching fish has been shown to reduce blood pressure and decrease heart rate. Being in a natural environment is much more soothing to both your physical and mental states.       


While building a fish pond can seem like a huge project, you can see that the benefits are many. You’ll truly feel that you have maximized your land space and can enjoy the many benefits of having your own small wildlife sanctuary right on your property.




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Posted by Henry Matos on 12/19/2017

This Single-Family in Lawrence, MA recently sold for $259,900. This Gambrel style home was sold by Henry Matos - Coco, Early & Associates.


39 Adams Street, Lawrence, MA 01843

Single-Family

$259,900
Price
$259,900
Sale Price

4
Bedrooms
8
Rooms
1
Baths
Nice single family home close to the Andover border. Move in condition. All hardwood floors on second floor. Conveniently located close to Rte 93. Large detached 2 stall garage. Four bedrooms and 1 bath . First floor bedroom off kitchen






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Posted by Henry Matos on 12/19/2017

This Single-Family in Salem, NH recently sold for $350,000. This Contemporary style home was sold by Henry Matos - Coco, Early & Associates.


81 CROSS Street, Salem, NH 03079

Single-Family

$360,000
Price
$350,000
Sale Price

3
Bedrooms
6
Rooms
2
Baths
Come imagine yourself in this charming 3-bedroom home with captivating natural woodwork throughout! Feel the open concept living as you walk in. Notice the gorgeous & bright natural lighting, tongue and groove hardwood ceiling, and re-finished hardwood flooring. The beautiful white kitchen cabinets have been recently re-finished for a modern touch. The kitchen also includes stainless steel appliances, a convenient movable under-cabinet for extra counter space, and even more storage in the attached pantry/sunroom. The 3 French doors in the living/dining area open up to your oversized deck with maintenance free, Fiberon decking. Look out to your 3.98 areas of land and in-ground pool with brand new linertalk about backyard entertainment! All 3 bedrooms include modern laminate hardwood flooring so no need to worry about bedroom messes! The full basement is perfect for additional storage or workspace. Some other features of this home include town water/town sewer, and just minutes to all major highways - a commuters dream!






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Posted by Henry Matos on 12/14/2017


8 Rose Lane, Atkinson, NH 03811

Single-Family

$845,000
Price

4
Bedrooms
12
Rooms
4/1
Full/Half Baths
Come visit a beautifully custom built 12 room Contemporary home in Atkinson, NH. Sitting an a 2 acre lot on a cul-de-sac. The curb appeal of this stone and cedar home is breathtaking. Enter through a large open foyer which leads to an open kitchen with Granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and walk in pantry. To the East side of the kitchen you have 2 formal living areas with a double sided fireplace built from stone that the property was built on. These rooms feature views of an over-sized Mahogany deck which leads to a manicured landscaped yard great for entertaining. To the West side of the kitchen is a unique dining room with vaulted ceilings and custom stone fireplace. Downstairs is complete with a 1st floor Master and Master Bath. Upstairs features 3 bedrooms , one with an en-suite bath, with the two additional featuring a Jack and Jill. Large full sized basement with high ceilings offers you the potential for expanded finished space. Motivated Seller will consider all offers!
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Saturday
December 16 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Posted by Henry Matos on 12/14/2017

Let's face it – selecting a real estate agent can be difficult, particularly for home sellers who are afraid to say "No."

As a home seller, it is your responsibility to find a real estate agent who can help you maximize the value of your residence. At the same time, it is important to hire a real estate agent who will respond to your home selling concerns and questions and do whatever it takes to streamline the process of selling your house.

Ultimately, there are three key traits to consider when you search for a real estate agent:

1. Creativity

Your real estate agent should understand that no two homes are identical. Thus, this professional will be unafraid to think outside the box and consider a wide range of solutions to any problem.

Typically, a creative real estate agent will approach problems with an open mind. By doing so, this professional can consider every opportunity and offer a variety of recommendations to ensure you can find the right solution to any problem, at any time.

Ask a real estate agent how he or she has approached unforeseen challenges in the past. This will give you a glimpse into whether a real estate agent embraces challenges or shies away from them. Plus, you may be able to find out if a real estate agent will think creatively to resolve problems throughout the home selling process.

2. Expertise

Ideally, you'll want to find a real estate agent who possesses the skills and know-how to sell your home in a buyer's or seller's market. If this professional boasts many years of experience, and as such, he or she likely has helped numerous home sellers get the best offers for their residences consistently.

Be sure to get references from a real estate agent. This will allow you to contact past clients and learn how a real estate agent helped them sell their residences.

3. Honesty

Although many real estate agents may claim to be honest and forthright with clients, it is paramount to employ a real estate agent who will help you set realistic expectations for the home selling process.

For example, your real estate agent should be able to offer advice and suggestions to enhance your house's interior and exterior. And if your real estate agent notices a glaring problem with your residence that may damage its value, he or she should be ready to notify you about this issue right away.

Furthermore, your real estate agent should be able to keep you updated throughout each stage of the home selling process. He or she also will be prepared to share homebuyers' feedback about your home, regardless of whether this feedback is positive or negative.

With an honest real estate agent at your side, you'll be able to get the support you need to simplify the home selling cycle. As such, you should have no trouble navigating each stage of the home selling process.







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