Home Buying

It's Our Deal of the Week!

A well-loved home in Newport Town, Vermont is our Deal of the Week!  This three bedroom, two bath (one full; one 3/4) home has been in the same family for 70+ years and is now ready for its next generation!  The home is situated on a nice .37 lot within walking distance to town offices, convenience store and post office and an easy drive to Newport City and Jay Peak Resort.  In need of some TLC and being sold with contents.  This home is priced well below town assessment and with very reasonable taxes.  Worth a look, at $92,000.  Click here for more information and contact Lyell Reed to see this home.

FREE Moving Truck!

We are excited to announce a new client / customer benefit.  If you buy or sell through us we allow you to use our moving truck for FREE*.  We know moving can be stressful so we are offering this to not only make your move more affordable but also easier!  Our truck is equipped with a loading ramp, dolly, moving blankets and straps to secure your belongings.   

 

*Details / Restrictions:

The Truck is Available First Come First Serve Basis
Available for local in State Moves only
Truck is available for one day per reservation
Borrower must have acceptable active insurance & VT Drivers License
Borrower is responsible for returning the truck with a full tank of Gas
Truck is only to be used to transport personal belongings and not for hire
Borrower must have recently bought or sold a property through Century 21 Farm & Forest
Borrower certifies that he or she has no major motor vehicle violations (5 points or more) within past 3 years.
Truck may only be operated by the Borrower
Borrower shall be responsible for any damage to vehicle, property of others and injuries to others.
Borrower shall be responsible for any parking or moving violations
Borrower shall hold Century 21 Farm & Forest harmless for any accidents or injuries which occur in connection of the use of the Truck

It's Our Deal of the Week!

This spacious contemporary home in Irasburg, Vermont sits high on a hill with outstanding views of the mountains and countryside - it's our Deal of the Week!  Open living with lots of natural wood and light.  Well equipped kitchen with large island for gatherings.  Master suite on main level has full bath with whirlpool tub, separate shower and double sinks.  Second floor offers two more bedrooms, 3/4 bath and loft overlooking the main level.  Full furnished walkout basement with huge family/game room.  Wraparound porch for outdoor living!  Includes a large detached garage with semi-finished space above.  10.3 acres and easy access to I-91.  Offered at $325,000.  Click here for more information and contact Steve Peacock to see this property.  

It's Our Deal of the Week!

Our Deal of the Week could be your getaway in the snowmobile capital of Vermont! Located right on the VAST trail, this log-sided home provides great spaces for gathering and entertaining with an open kitchen/dining/living area, plus a deck on two sides of the house. Almost all the work has already been done to finish the lower level for additional living space. This is a great buy at just $109,000! Click here for more information. Contact Brandy Goulet in the Burke office to see this property.  

 

                                                                               

It's Our Deal of the Week!

Classic Vermont Farmhouse is our Deal of the Week!  This pretty four bedroom, two bath, home sits on 100 acres with a road and riding trails throughout.  Comes with a three story post & beam barn with horse stalls and plenty of storage.  Nice location on the outskirts of St. Johnsbury, yet convenient to St. Johnsbury Academy and historic downtown St. Johnsbury.  Don't pass this one by!  $249,000.  Click here for more information and contact Travis Casey to see this property.  

It's Our Deal of the Week!

You are going to fall in love with this wonderfully restored Dutch Colonial home in Troy, Vermont - it's our Deal of the Week!  This four bedroom two bath home has been lovingly renovated right down to its studs - new wiring, insulation, windows, drywall, flooring, paint, fixtures & appliances and additional living space.  Enjoy all of the modern conveniences.  Chef's kitchen has custom cabinets, farmhouse sink, soapstone countertops, center island with 5 burner down draft propane cook top and stainless steel appliances.  Living room with  a beautiful stone propane fireplace, hardwood floors and tin ceilings plus original restored light fixtures throughout.  You simply have to see this house - you won't want to leave!  Attached garage and landscaped yard.  Wonderful year-round or vacation home is only minutes to Jay Peak Resort, I-91 and Canada.  Recent price reduction makes this a real deal at $199,900.  Click here for more information and contact David Kennison to schedule a private showing.  Don't pass this one by!

 

$15,000 Home Buyer Grants Available!

 

Equity Builder Funds are available this week - that's up to a $15,000 grant for income qualified buyers.  Equity Builder Funds:

 

  • Assist eligible home buyers with up to $15,000 in down payment and closing costs;

     

  • Are available to households with incomes at or below 80% of HUD area median income based on property location;

     

  • Recipients must attend home buyer education/counseling program.

 

If the home owner remains in the home for 5 years, there is no repayment. If the home is sold within the first 5 years, the grant is paid back on a pro-rated basis.

 

Enrollment to eligible borrowers starts March 23, 2016, with a fully executed Purchase & Sale Agreement, completed application and income/asset verification.

 

Think you may qualify? Now is the time to reach out to us and your local lender for more details. This is a great opportunity to buy a home while there is a good inventory of homes to choose from, interest rates are low, and now you may have an additional $15,000 to put towards your down payment and closing costs!

 

It's Our Deal of the Week!

This really pretty home in Coventry, Vermont is our Deal of the Week!  Home offers three bedrooms, two baths and a world of charm.  Comes with a 20 x 29 foot three story atttached barn.  Sits on 0.45 acres.  The United States Post Office is a present tenant - use that income to help pay your mortgage!  $145,000.  Click here for more information and contact John Rowe to see this property.  

Owner Financing Update!

Bill Signing.jpg Governor Peter Shumlin stands with VAR members and other parties involved in work on H.565. The Governor signed H.565 into law on April 20, 2012. H.565 Owner Financing:

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