Went over the bridge Saturday night to The Firehouse Center For The Arts in Newburyport. Annually, they do the theatre’s version of Essex’s “wet paint” auction. Seven 15 minute plays were written by 14 authors and 24 actors were directed by 8 directors. Written, rehearsed and performed within 24 hours. They call it Random Acts and it was lots of fun. (One play was done twice: different director/actors. Very interesting!)
Make an inventory
Many water front and view properties here on Cape Ann are second and third homes and not primary residences. The furnishings are comfortable but not necessarily “personal”. Your buyer may love your taste and want to purchase everything in the property.
So don’t make the mistake of showing your property with anything in it that’s not “available”. If you’re not willing to part with an item, remove it prior to going to market. And make sure you prepare a detailed inventory, including dishes, flatware, stereo, artwork, furniture, etc. as well as a price that’s “inclusive”.
If your buyer falls in love with your home, you’ll want to make it as easy as possible to take a walk down the aisle.
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