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Mayra Connol…, Real Estate Pro in Marshfield, MA
Mayra Connolly answered:
This house is in Marshfield. My daughter will go to Marshfield High school or to Duxbury High School (the nearest)
A new state of the art high school is scheduled to open in Marshfield in Sep 2014. If you are considering buying property in Marshfield, drive by Forest St. and take a look at the stunn ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Mar 4, 2014 Home Buying in Marshfield
Heath Coker, Real Estate Pro in Falmouth, MA
Heath Coker answered:
What % of non taxable $ can I take from my Roth 401k if I am a 1st time home buyer (and below retirement age?
If you have a Roth, you probably have a planner or accountant that can more personally and professionally answer according to the details of your personal financial situation - one that ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 23, 2013 Home Buying in 02050
Sandra Mostyn, Real Estate Pro in 02332
Sandra Mostyn answered:
Listing AGent is wrong on 147 Telegraph Hill in Marshfield MA. The listing agent is MaryBeth Muldowney of TradeWinds Realty Group llc - how do we fix
Just tell the agent what is wrong and require her to fix it. She is representing you. Maybe she is not aware she has something in the listing incorrect. I'm sure she will be glad to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 17, 2013 Home Buying in Marshfield
Don Hester, Real Estate Pro in Wenatchee, WA
Don Hester answered:
What are the requirements for a legal bedroom in MA?
This is an appraiser item only. There is no building codes that I am aware of that requires a closet for a room to be designated as a bedroom (sleeping area). I have even researched and ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Jul 8, 2013 Home Buying in 02050
David Seymour, Real Estate Pro in Marshfield, MA
David Seymour answered:
Buyer responsible for Title 5?
The cost of a private on site sewerage system is dependent on many variables. The repsonses are spot on, but keep in mind, that the negotiations all hinge upon the buyer's willingness ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 10, 2012 Home Buying in Marshfield
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Does a home in Newburyport, MA have to have another form of egress if all it has is an internal spiral staircase?
Building codes require 2 (two) forms of egress.

If you have a very old house and are planning some kind of renovation, you may be required to provide an additional means of egress t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 25, 2011 Home Buying in 02050
Lenny Rowe, Real Estate Pro in 02359
Lenny Rowe answered:
Does a bedroom in Newburyport, MA have to have a closet? On what year did this become code?
We just ran into this question on a recnet sale of a townhome in Pembroke, MA. We scoured many websites and other sources. We also spoke directly to a licensed appraiser in MA. All the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 23, 2011 Home Buying in 02050
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in 10591
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
What is a short sale?
Hi, A short sale takes place when the homeowner owes the bank more then the home is worth or going to sell for. This process is subject to bank approval and can be a very lengthy proces ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 31, 2011 Home Buying in Marshfield
Joann Christ…, Real Estate Pro in Richfield Springs, NY
Joann Christmann answered:
Is the goverment still offering 8000 for first time home buyers?
Julie,

As previously stated it is no longer available. Invest in your home. Be sure you have a vested interest in your home. I suggest you save as much cash as you can. Keep your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 27, 2011 Home Buying in Marshfield
Kate Hannon, Real Estate Pro in Marshfield, IN
Kate Hannon answered:
what is the minimum size window for basement bedroom window?
You should check with the building department to make sure there haven't been changes, but I believe this is fairly current.

An emergency egress window is required when the base ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 19, 2010 Home Buying in 02050
Kate Hannon, Real Estate Pro in Marshfield, IN
Kate Hannon answered:
i have been looking at condos and several in a complex that i was told wasvery nice have been on the market
The answer: "It depends on the complex." Without knowing property you are referring, it's hard to make a blanket statement. Most of the associations in Marshfield, howeve ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 19, 2010 Home Buying in 02050
Kate Hannon, Real Estate Pro in Marshfield, IN
Kate Hannon answered:
I was interested in 94 Woodlawn Circle but can't seem to find the MLS # - is it still on the market?
FYI: Selling price was $430,000.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 29, 2010 Home Buying in 02050
Richard F. P…, Real Estate Pro in Marshfield, MA
Richard F. Power answered:
What is the process to subdivide lots in Marshfield Hills, I own 2.5 acres with only 100 feet of frontage I am thinking of selling the house with 1
It may be impossible to give you an accurate answer without more information. Marshfield zoning requirements, as they relate to frontage and lot size, vary depending on which part of t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 12, 2010 Home Buying in Marshfield
Susan Costa, Real Estate Pro in Westport, MA
Susan Costa answered:
does a bedroom in cambridge, ma. have to have a built in closet
Yes, for a room to be considered a bedroom, it must contain a built in closet. Can be small, but need to be in the room. Thinking of listing? I would be glad to assist.

Give me a c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 2, 2009 Home Buying in 02050
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