Tanya Tanimoto | Wayland Real Estate, Weston Real Estate, Sudbury Real Estate


Moving is exhausting - physically, emotionally, and mentally - and everyone who has gone through a move has experienced the three phases of moving out and cleaning. 

Three Phases of Moving

First, you feel as if the mountain of moving and packing is unconquerable, but you move past it anyway and begin. Here, you want to give up and hire all of the help that you can. You may do it, you may not, but you will go through with it.

Second, you feel nostalgia come through you with everything you pack. People say that it is even easier to pack big items than small trinkets that you call memorabilia.

Finally, you have to make use of your time with efficiency. You may feel as if you are losing time, but you end up doing it anyway. 

Whatever phase you are in right now, the truth of the matter is that you have the declutter things and feelings at the same time. 

Practical Ways To Declutter

  • With that, the following are more practical ways to declutter before a big move.
  • Give it time. You may spend an hour a day decluttering your house. You may take a whole weekend with it. What matters is the time that you give yourself to prepare for the move.
  • Start using all of those extra items that you keep. People like to save money by purchasing in bulk, but moving bulk products from your old house to the new one can be a pain. If you already have plans on moving away, you should start using all of those extra items.
  • Bring items that matter to you. Whether it is a big item or those sheets that you like so much, you must bring issues that matter to you and make sure that you do not regret it later.
  • Always check the expiration dates on your items. You may no longer be able to consume items near expiration dates because of the move, so it’s a good idea to get rid of them. 
  • When all else fails, donate your excess items as someone else may need it more than you.

Now that you know how to declutter, the next steps should be more manageable. Remember that the goal is to let go of things that no longer serve you. Decluttering is personal but moving is not. Contact a professional real estate expert today to help you find the right movers for that big move.



24 Bent Ave, Wayland, MA 01778

Single-Family

$725,000
Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Welcome home to this meticulous 4BR, 2.5 Bath Colonial tucked down a side street in the heart of South Wayland. Desirable open floor plan with updated kitchen with stainless appliances. A formal DR, large living room and family room with wood stove & powder room complete first floor. Master BR with updated bath and 3 generous sized additional BR's all with hard wood floors. There is a finished play room in the basement as well. Many improvements include windows, roof, appliances, lighting, painting and extensive landscaping providing a park like setting. Enjoy meals outdoors on the deck or sit around the fire pit with friends. Optimal space for all your gardening supplies in the newer "Reeds Ferry" shed and a 2 Car garage! All this close by to Wayland town beach, ball field, coffee shops, restaurants & the Top Rated Wayland schools!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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This Single-Family in Framingham, MA recently sold for $705,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Tanya Tanimoto - Compass .


31 Derby St, Framingham, MA 01701

Single-Family

$699,000
Price
$705,000
Sale Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Wonderful 11 yr young colonial on cul de sac in North Framingham on the Wayland line. First floor features 9 foot ceilings with living / dining room combination and large fireplaced family room open to the fresh & young kitchen with good sized breakfast area. Second floor master bedroom with cathedral ceilings, walk in closet and master bath with tub and shower. Three additional generously sized bedrooms and a family bath with double sinks. Convenient second floor laundry off the hall. HW floors on first floor and upstairs hallway. Sliders lead to deck off the kitchen and a big level yard for outdoor summer parties. Convenient location near Lake Cochituate & Saxonville beach, Natick Mall, highway access for easy commuting.

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As a home seller, you'll likely want to do whatever you can to promote your house to the right groups of homebuyers. Thus, hosting an open house is a must, particularly for a seller who wants to enjoy a fast, profitable home selling experience.

Ultimately, there are many reasons to conduct an open house, and these include:

1. You can stir up interest in your house.

An open house enables you to provide homebuyers with an up-close look at your residence. It allows these buyers to look beyond a home listing, and as such, may lead to many potential offers on your home.

Of course, an open house empowers you to show off the true size and beauty of your home as well. If you allocate the necessary time and resources to clean your home prior to an open house, you may increase the likelihood of securing offers at the event's conclusion.

2. You can respond to homebuyers' questions.

Although a home listing may include details about your house's age and condition, it fails to provide homebuyers with a "feel" of what it's like to walk around inside and outside your residence. Fortunately, an open house allows buyers to get a first-hand look at your residence and determine whether your house matches or exceeds their expectations.

Furthermore, an open house provides homebuyers with the opportunity to ask questions about your house. And if you provide buyers with the information they request, you can make it easy for them to decide whether to submit an offer on your home.

3. You can analyze homebuyers' interest in your residence.

Believe it or not, an open house can help you gauge the effectiveness of your marketing efforts.

For instance, an open house that features dozens of potential buyers likely can be considered a resounding success. On the other hand, if no buyers attend your open house, you may need to reevaluate your home's initial asking price and other home selling factors.

When it comes to hosting an open house, there is a lot to consider. Luckily, you can work with a real estate agent to streamline the process of putting together a successful open house.

A real estate agent is a home selling guide who can offer expert tips and insights at each stage of the home selling journey. He or she will learn about your residence and help you map out a successful home selling plan. Perhaps best of all, a real estate agent will set up open houses, help you assess offers on your residence and ensure you can make the best-possible decisions throughout the home selling process.

If you're worried about hosting an open house, there is no need to stress. Hire a real estate agent today, and you'll be able to receive comprehensive home selling support. In fact, with a real estate agent at your disposal, you can seamlessly navigate the home selling cycle.


This Single-Family in Wayland, MA recently sold for $880,000. This Contemporary style home was sold by Tanya Tanimoto - Compass .


47 Country Corners Rd, Wayland, MA 01778

Single-Family

$825,000
Price
$880,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
A refreshingly updated 3 BR contemporary home in sought after S. Wayland neighborhood near Loker Elementary has many recent updates. This beautifully renovated property has a stunning eat-in maple kitchen with Bosch appliances and floor plan that flows naturally to a 2014 addition incorporating a bright sunroom and attached oversized 2 car garage. Dining room off kitchen. Large fireplaced living room great for large gatherings. Oversized European style windows throughout home open fully or tilt out. All three baths renovated with top of the line materials and a clean modern aesthetic. Maple floors and skylights bring in great natural light. Lower level has a great office area and laundry facilities. Patio for summer entertaining and beautiful landscape and stone walls. All this is minutes from RT 30 & MA Pike for easy commute. Enjoy Top rated school system. Whole house generator (propane) included. Showings start Sun 5/19 -2:30-4pm Open house.

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