The Palmer Group

Recent Transactions Category

Wellesley Recent Home Sale, Manor Avenue. $820,000 Down-size.

The Palmer Group When the kids have grown up it is time to down-size.  That is exactly why our customer bought this home with great upside potential in the detached garage. Modern living with storybook charm!  Updated Colonial situated on a level landscaped lot in desirable neighborhood. This home offers a spacious living room with fireplace, custom cabinet-packed kitchen with gas cook-top, upgraded appliances and breakfast bar. Dining room adjoins kitchen and has access to lovely screened-in porch which overlooks picturesque backyard and patio.... Continue Reading >

Garden Road, Newton MA $1,250,000 This Street Being Transformed Overnight

The Palmer Group 24 Garden Road in Newton sold for $1,250,000.  One of our builder clients bought the home to renovate. Located at the base of Farlow Hill and on one of Newton Corner's prettiest streets, this 10 room, 6 bedroom, 3.5 bathrooms, slate roof, shingle and stucco colonial has elegance, grace, and charm. Our builder client who does a lot of high-end remodeling projects has plans for a complete and thorough renovation. As with many popular neighborhoods in Newton there is a great deal of exciting home improvement... Continue Reading >

Bidding Wars Return – Norfolk Street, Holliston MA – $384,000.

The Palmer Group As we entered the spring market things started to heat up in lower first time home buyer price ranges in most of the towns we cover, (Holliston, Medfield, Sherborn, Dover, Weston, Wellesley, Newton, Needham, Westwood, Natick, Wayland, Lincoln.)  Like many brokers we were starting to see Bidding Wars Return and 630 Norfolk Street in Holliston was a perfect example.  Although the house had been well maintained and some updating had been done it was on a main road with no garage.  With... Continue Reading >

Winding River, Needham MA On The Charles River. $1,344,200

The Palmer Group Never Officially On The Market Sold Direct. This charming Royal Barry Wills colonial was being tastefully renovated by one of our builder clients when we were fortunate to find a buyer just prior to completing the project and putting it on the market for the first time. This Needham home underwent an extensive transformation with strategic additions off the rear of the home and up over the existing garage. Renovations included new master bedroom suite, 5th bedroom or game room over garage, all new... Continue Reading >

56 Winding River Rd, Needham MA Frontage On The Charles River. $900,000

The Palmer Group   56 Winding River Rd, Needhm MA.Sold for $900,000  We had the priveledge of selling this home to one of our builder clients looking for a remodeling project to fix up and sell. They got a great deal on this home paying $900,000 for a beautiful property with frontage on the Charles River. A similar home a few doors down on the same street sold for $1,200.000 and it was much smaller (4 bedrooms instead of 5, smaller sq.ft., smaller number of rooms) and in far tougher shape.  Our client is doing... Continue Reading >

Wykeham Rd, Newton MA – Good Bones / Great Rehab Potential. Sold for $2M

The Palmer Group 40 Wykeham Road, Newton MA Sold for $2,000,000  Located in beautiful West Newton Hill.  This property needed extensive updating to all the rooms and systems.  We aggresively marketed the home as a good bones house with great rehab potential.  We were able to sell our vision and plans for an extensive remodeling job to a couple looking to build their dream home. Should I Fix Or Update My Massachusetts Home Prior To Selling? After several meetings with the couple, their builder, and other interested parties we were able to bring an... Continue Reading >

Albion Rd, Wellesley One Of A Kind Property With A Pond. Sold for $2,325,000

The Palmer Group   16 Albion Road, Wellesley MA. Sold for $2,325,000 Never listed in MLS! Can I Sell My Boston Metro West Home Without Listing It In MLS? Learn How.  We sold this home for our client behind the scenes in a bidding war for $2,325,000. The home was a one of a kind rare property in Wellesley as it included a beautiful pond in the backyard. With our guidance the new owners are in the process of tearing it down and building their dream home. Must Read Other Recent Wellesley Transaction: 14 Arden... Continue Reading >

77 Chestnut St, Weston MA Purchased For Land To Build A New Home. $1,535,000

The Palmer Group   77 Chestnut Steet, Weston MA. Sold for $1,535,000. After an extensive search of Weston for the right piece of land we sold this property for $1,535,000 to one of our clients who was looking to build their dream home.  With our continued help and guidance our customer is tearing down the existing home and building a beautiful new home on the property.  The new home should be completed soon and enjoyed for years to come. If you have questions about selling your Weston home let... Continue Reading >

Mallard Lane, Sharon MA – Negotiation Lead To 75k In Upgrades. Sold for $609,000

The Palmer Group     42 Mallard Lane, Sharon MA. Sold for $609,000. As a referral from one of our past clients we helped this customer sell their starter home in Sharon and purchase this recentely remodeled home.  During the transaction we uncovered some issues with the roof and siding and successfully negotiated with the builder over 75k in upgrades on top of the purchase price including new siding and a roof.  Our customer did not have to pay for the upgrades the money came out of the builders pocket for mistakes that we uncovered while... Continue Reading >

Old Farm Rd, Dover MA – Remodeling Plan Leads To Sale. $615,000

The Palmer Group     26 Old Farm Road, Dover MA. Sold for $615,000. This home was in need of repairs and updates.   The home featured a recently remodeled kitchen and vaulted family room.  Home also included a vaulted master bedroom and bath. We marketed the home with an extensive remodeling plan and sold the home very quickly for $615,000. The selling price far exceeded our customers expectations. In many cases it does not pay to remodel your home before selling.  The new home owners may not like your choices nor give you... Continue Reading >