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Posted by Granite Group Realtors on 9/8/2019

If you are not used to the process, moving your home will cost you more than what you budgeted. Your moving costs hinge on how far youíre going, how much stuff you own, and many other factors. However, understanding some of the hidden costs of moving is one of the ways to minimize your moving expenses. Therefore, take a look at the costs and decide if you are paying them or avoid them by considering an alternative. Below are some of the hidden moving costs and how you can avoid them. 

Paying movers to help with packing your belongings

Movers are always ready to help you pack up your belongings for a price. They have specialists as well as a moving team that will assist you in packing your belongings in faster than you could. But, they charge hourly, and you have to pay for their professional service. You can avoid packing cost by doing the packing yourself. You may not be as fast as the professional team, but it is a way of saving your moving cost.

Paying movers to load and unload your belongings

Movers will help you pack and offload your things at a price. The cost may be worthwhile because they are experts that are trained to lift heavy, awkward, and large items. You can also decide to load your belonging at your leisure since many moving companies will drop a trailer or pod container at your home. Also, some movers will even leave their trailer for you to offload your household belongings, giving you the privilege to unload them whenever you feel up to it.

Paying movers according to the weight and quantity of your items

The best way to reduce this cost is to pack only what you need in your new home. Also, check all the things that you have not used for the past three or four years and do away with the ones you donít need again. 

Stair carry charges

This cost applies when movers take or collect from a higher floor in the house. Also, these charges hold if they have to negotiate steps when moving in and out of your home. The only way to avoid this cost is to make sure that movers don't have to negotiate steps when carrying your belongings. And, what you can do if you are living on a higher floor is to move your items to the main level yourself.

You can realistically minimize costs and avoid several hidden charges once you consider the above tips when moving your belonging to your new apartment. Make sure you ask the movers clearly what all their fees are so that you don't get surprised with an invoice at the end of your move.




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Posted by Granite Group Realtors on 9/5/2019

This Single-Family in Holbrook, MA recently sold for $275,000. This Ranch,Bungalow style home was sold by - Granite Group Realtors.


30 Johns Avenue, Holbrook, MA 02343

Single-Family

$279,900
Price
$275,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
LOCATION, LOCATION! BRAINTREE LINE! Perfect side street location. Many updates have been done to this "New to the Market" Bungalow including updated roof, vinyl siding, updated replacement windows and more. This fine property has hardwood floors, large country eat in kitchen with lots of cabinets and storage. Bright dinning room with cathedral ceilings and skylights, Large living room with large working fireplace, 1st floor laundry and a Nice 3 seasons room overlooking private back yard with storage shed. Some updating needed to make this your home. Highway, Shopping and Commuter Rail just minuets away!

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Posted by Granite Group Realtors on 9/5/2019

This Single-Family in Quincy, MA recently sold for $540,000. This Colonial,Gambrel style home was sold by - Granite Group Realtors.


286 Highland Ave, Quincy, MA 02170

Single-Family

$548,000
Price
$540,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Priced to sell! Prestigious Wollaston Hill location just 7 minute walk to Wollaston T. This classic style home offers high ceilings and a perfect mix of period details with modern upgrades. Step into a welcoming enclosed front porch/sun room. Updated kitchen with granite countertops, farmhouse style sink and mixed color accent cabinets. Dining room with fireplace and French doors leading to deck. Updated half bath off kitchen. 3 nice sized bedrooms with finished upper level perfect for additional 4th bedroom with additional storage. Newer heat and water heater. Convenient location with easy access to Boston, Quincy Center shops & restaurants.

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Posted by Granite Group Realtors on 9/5/2019

This Single-Family in Quincy, MA recently sold for $510,000. This Colonial style home was sold by - Granite Group Realtors.


65 George Road, Quincy, MA 02170

Single-Family

$489,000
Price
$510,000
Sale Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
If location is tops on your list, you'll want to pay attention to this one! 65 George Road is central to everything (easy access to the T, Quincy Center, East Milton Square and highway) and has that neighborhood vibe you've been looking for. Inside features a practical floor plan and smart upgrades that serve a s great base for any improvements you might want to do. There's hardwood floors under the carpet that will shine up beautifully for instant impact, not to mention equity! The sun room and lower level are perfect extra spaces where you can really show off your decorative vision. Settle in to this fantastic house before summer's over--the mini split AC system will keep you cool and if that's not enough, enjoy a dip in the well-maintained in-ground pool. See you there!

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Posted by Granite Group Realtors on 9/5/2019


51 Hillside Ave, Quincy, MA 02170

Single-Family

$575,000
Price

7
Rooms
4
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Stately center entrance colonial situated in a fabulous neighborhood on Wollaston Hill, this spacious home features a front to back fireplaced living room that opens up through French doors to an exterior, elevated deck as well as access to a three season sun room. A formal dining room with built in hutch, a modern eat in kitchen and half bath, complete the first floor. On the second floor you will find 4 large bedrooms and a full bath. Off the master is the stairway to the spacious walk up attic that awaits your finishing touch. Adjoining another of the bedrooms is a large balcony/deck providing seasonal views of the Boston skyline. The no maintenance fenced in backyard that separates the house from the brand new 2 car garage, is perfect for the kids swing set or dog enclosure. Enjoy the fresh vegetables growing in the garden, pick your own blueberries from your blueberry bush and munch on the pears growing on you pear trees. A true horticultural wonderland. Come see for yourself !!
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