Spectacular Waterfront Rancher: 10989 River Line Chatham
4 Bedroom /4 Bath/ 3 Car Attached Garage with Granny Suite
NEW PRICE $899,900
Description: This 3500 Sq. Ft. Waterfront Rancher is located on the Thames River just 10 minutes from Chatham and 3 mins (1 Km) from Maple City Golf Course. This home is custom and quality built to ISF standards It`s grace and charm are evident as you enter the spacious foyer. 4 bedrooms, 4 baths with a huge Master Suite, complete with Jacuzzi Tub, large Shower with dual controls and multiple heads, Vanite' room with 2 sinks and Walk-In Closet. Open concept Great Room with 20 ft. ceiling, wood burning fireplace with custom built wood cabinets with glass doors on either side of the fireplace. Large Dining Room area and huge Kitchen with eating bar and a separate Pantry room. All the amenities and more. Guest Suite off kitchen with sitting room, bedroom and bath. Sun room off kitchen with panoramic views of the rear yard. Side entrance leading to laundry room with plenty of cupboards. Granny Suite over 3 car garage. Additional heated and wired shop 40`X48`for your favorite toys or a place to tinker to your heart's delight. Too many extras to list. Call for details.
Neighborhood: Located just outside of Chatham along the Thames River. 3.2 Acres in a quiet serene country setting. Only 10 Minutes to Chatham and 1 Km. or 3 Minutes to one of Chatham-Kent`s premier Golf Courses, Maple City Golf Course. Paved country road.
Ammenities: This sprawling custom-built waterfront rancher is only 3 years old with open concept design. Impressive Master Suite and a separate Guest Suite with sitting room, bedroom and bath, ideal for company providing comfort and privacy. Additional Granny or In-Law Suite above the garage. 3/4 acre wooded lot at River's edge where wildlife abounds. Even a custom built tree house for the children. Fish from your own backyard in the summer months and toboggan on the backyard hills in the winter. Fun for the whole family!
Chatham-Kent is the Affordable Lifestylecommunity with Resort Areas along the Great Lakes within its boundaries. Water Sports abound, such as boating, fishing, wind surfing, swimming and fun beaches for the family. 9 Golf Courses, Wineries and Theatre. Call me, Wayne Liddy 519-436-4810 for details on this and other great properties and visit my website for Chatham-Kent Events and Happenings.
Chatham-Kent 6th Annual Firefest This Weekend Sept 23-24/2017
As I am sure you are aware, especially if you have children, this weekend, September 22-23 isthe Annual Firefest in Tilbury and Historic Downtown Chatham. The organizers work tirelessly each year to bring visitors to the event, something new. This year again, they have a Junior Challenge Course. Be sure to bring your young people down and register them. I do not know any child in that age group that wouldnot bethrilled to feel like a real Fireman for the event and learn Fire Safety first hand. There are 2 Tributes planned this year: The 50th anniversary of the Detroit 1967 Riots including accounts from some announcers who covered the event and the crash of Northwest Airlines Flight 255 with an appearance by the first responder, Lt. John Thiede, who rescued the sole survivior in 1987. Visit the website for times and details.
The event takes place Friday Sept. 22 in Tilbury and Saturday Sept 23 in Downtown Chatham. Things get underway on Friday evening at Boonies Drive-in Movie Theatre featuring the original 1984 Ghostbusters Movie, with two new releases including the Lego Movie. Thanks to the St. Clair Alumni Association, the first 175 cars will get in free of charge. Gates will open at 6:30. There will be a parade of Vintage fire vehicles led by the Ghostbusters Ecto-1 car along Queen St. in Tilbury ending at Boonies where they will be on Display for the evening.
Saturday's schedule in Downtown Chatham begins at 10 A.M. with fire trucks, police cars and emergency vehicles lining Kings St. between Second and Fifth Streets. There will be lots to see and do with the the Junior F.I.R.E. Challenge Course for those 12 and under, demonstrations, magic, storytelling and great music.
The Firefest event will conclude on Saturday with a parade of the vehicles at 4 P.M. Due the Fifth St Bridge closure, the parade will proceed down King St. West to Merritt Ave, down Riverside Dr. to Keil Drive and end at Thames-Lea Plaza.
Firefest is a special event that many communities do not have the opportunity to experience. It shows the evolution of Firefighting equipment and enlightens the public on specific Firefighting procedures and added safety measures for the public.
Hope to see you there. Let's may Firefest #6 agreat event. It sounds like the weather is going to co-operate! Chatham-Kent is the affordable lifestyle community. It is the ideal location to live, work, raise a family, retire to or visit. Firefest is just one of our many ammentities. Visit my website for Chatham-Kent Events, Happenings and Choice Properties for sale. Call me, Wayne Liddy 519-436-4810 Royal LePage Peifer Realty Inc. Brokerage for all your Real Estate needs.
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HOME OWNERSHIP IN Chatham-Kent Is Now The Time??? Do you own a home today and thinking about buying another to move up or maybe just for investment? Chatham-Kent is the affordable community with many ammenitites, attractions and events taking place making this the ideal location to live, raise a family retire to, relocate to,or purchase a vacation property. Are you trying to decide if now is the time to jump in and purchase your first home? Whatever the case, NOW IS THE TIME! All indicators point to a positive market.
There are 4 very good reasons to buy a home and some of them just make good sense but today more than ever with the economic climate this is the time to jump into the market. Let us examine them
Are you a buyer or seller in today's Real Estate market? Are you confused? Who do you chose to represent you in what very well may be the largest purchase of your lifetime. You need a Professional. Someone who knows what he is doing and can make the transaction a pleasant experience. Don't get caught with mud on your face. There are plenty of do -it -yourself companies out there, covering everything from home renovation projects to selling your home. I was always taught to do what I knew best and leave the Professional to the rest. This is especially true in buying or selling a home. There are many details that Real Estate Professional know and
You love Chatham-Kent with its Affordable Lifestyle and all the activities for young and old alike. You enjoy the many events and attractions in the Chatham-Kent area. The children are involved in sports or you are a senior taking advantage of the many activities available at the Seniors Activity Centre. Should you move to something smaller or perhaps bigger? Should you stay where you are and remodel? To make the the best remodel or move decision, it is important to understand all the reasons that you have to remodel and all the reasons that you have to move. This article reviews common reasons to move. As you read each of these reasons, consider how much it applies to you and note how strongly you feel about each one.Call Me, Wayne Liddy 519-436-4810 Royal LePage Peifer Realty Inc. Brokerage and let me make your move an easy and enjoyable experience. Visit my website for Chatham-Kent Events, Happening and Choice properties for sale in this great area.
1. The size of your family has changed. Of the many reasons to move, the size of your current home is the most common. Many young couples have purchased a cozy two- or three-bedroom, 1,000-square foot home that suits their situation perfectly. The home has a master bedroom, a guest bedroom, and possibly a home office. A single living area with couches and an entertainment center provides the couple with ample space for the two of them and their visitors. As they start a family,
TheBaby Boomers 55 years and up, 76 Million of them,are one the largest segments of the population today and they areretiringor looking at retiring in the next 10-15 years. Both buyers and sellers in that age group have been waiting for the past few years for some postive signs that the time is right for them to make a move. There have been reports lately that indicate that the housing market is returning to a closer to normal market after the last few years.This could mean a more robust 55+ market, asbuyersget access to a source of cash ( their homes) that has been denied to all but the wealthiest buyer lately.
More people 55+ indicate they will continue to work. They maynot stay at their present place of employment, in many cases being forced toretirefrom their lifetime career but will look foralternate employment.This means they are looking for a specific type of community and neighborhood where their needs can be met.
WHY ARE THEY RELOCATING:
ManyBaby Boomersare finding themselvesEmpty Nesters.They have the large family home which was great when the children were growing up but today
Generation X Makes Comeback into Real Estate Market 2017
According to a recently released study by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), Homeowners in the Gen X Generation are making a comeback into the Real EstateBuyer/Seller pool. In recent years, the time spent in their present home was 10 years, a cycle that was interrupted by the decline of house prices experienced in 2011. This decline has caused a definite decrease in inventory which hopefully will ease as this generation once again gains momentum in the Real Estate Market. A stronger job market and a rise in homeprices is stated as the reason for this activity. It has taken this long for Gen X to rebuild their equity in their present home. Always in the forefront, Gen X has taken a backseat
You may have heard rumbling that there is a shortage of homes in the market for sale and wondered why.To fully understand todays market requires some knowledge of the generation numbers and their effects on homes for sale, buyers and the renters market.
Generation X, born between the years of 1965-1984, numbers 83 million. According to some experts, they came into the housing market at the wrong time.In 2004, Generation Xhomeowners reached an all time historical high of 49.5%. Today 10+ years later those historical averages are 7.0-7.9% below average for that generation. What happened?Manyentered the marketpurchasing overvalued properties with high-risk loans that left them overextended and vulnerable.Some,as a resultwent
Is staging your home a good idea when preparing to list or sell? It is a very necessary step to insure you receive the most return from your investment. For many people their home is the biggest investment of their lives. We are emotionally attached particularly if we have raiseda family there or enjoyed many happy occasions. First, you must become emotionally un-attached, prepare mentally to move on and trust your Real Estate Agent to do what he does best. He will find the right buyer at the best price for your home. Your job is to carefully select that agent and then follow a few basic steps. Prepare to show your home at it's best.
I am Wayne Liddy, Royal LePage Peifer Chatham-Kent Realty Inc. and I works with a team of Trusted Professionals in Chatham-Kent. My background of 35 years + experience in Furniture sales and Interior Design will give you a distict advantage that very few other agent can offer. The Stager on his team will help you
Are you tired of the overall look of your home? Is it time for some updates. Traditionally, in the winter we all spend more time indoors and it is just human nature to want a change.You may be updating your home to put it on the Market. Spring and Fall are good times to do that. All indications point to a brisk market in the Chatham-Kent area. Or, maybe now is not the right time for you personally to sell but you wantto have a new look. There are several changes you can make without spending a lot of money and they will help you Successfully Market your home when the time is right. Remember Chatham-Kent has many exciting new Developments planned for the near future and people are watching our community. It has a very Affordable Lifestyle and is a a great place to live, retire, downsize or visit. Let's get started with some great ideas. Spring is the Season of color! We are coming out of the drab days of winter and watching for those first signs of green on the trees, shrubs and lawns. The Robins are chirping and we can even spot a bright little Bluejay bobbing around the yard.Summer is colorful and we spend a lot of our time outdoors. Fall arrives and after the bright days of summer
Many homebuyers particularly NEW home buyers fail to plan for yearly maintenace on their new home puchase. This is very important. Buyers work with their Real Estate Agent and their Mortgage Specialist, set their budget as far as monthly, weekly or bi-weekly mortgage payments but often have no idea what it costs to maintain their home in good condition.This is where a good agent will guide you to make an informed decision.He or she will advise you to have a Home Inspection by someone who works with their team. Call Me, Wayne Liddy 519-436-4810 Royal LePage Peifer Realty Inc.Brokerage and put me to works for you with with a whole team of Trusted Professionals located in Chatham-Kent who can direct you in every decision and guide you to make an informed decision as to the viability of the purchase. A Home Inspection will provide objective information. With this report the buyer can negotiate better through his or her agent and not be facing unexpected repairs in the near future. Heating System, Roof and other large ticket items can be devastating if not expected. Home Components
The loan and mortgage process is a stressful and sometimes frustrating process. The idea is to make the entire process go as smoothly as possible. What is most important? Be prepared before you sit down with your loan officer. Here are some things you can do to help ensure successful results, as well as give you some control over your own loan process.
2. Basing your asking price on needs or emotion not market value. Many sellers base their pricing on what is termed as Subjective Value. To an appraiser, subjective value is based on emotions. For example, how much a seller paid for their home, how much they love their home, and overall pride of ownership is considered subjective value. Objective Value, is what ALL appraisers base the true value of a property.
Setting the asking price of a property should always