As winter wanes, the beaches, villages, and tourist havens of Cape Cod beckon New Englanders to come hither. If you’re longing for more than a weekend in the land beyond the bridge, you may want to consider living on the Cape year-round.
The housing inventory in Cape Cod communities runs the gamut from seaside mansions to one-bedroom condos and everything in between. Interest rates are still at near record lows, prices are still affordable, although inching up slowly from last year’s levels, and the choices are many.
Here’s a sampling of 5 Cape properties for sale by Jack Conway, Realtor’s Sandwich, Dennis and Falmouth offices.
• Seaside Estate – Barnstable – $1,500,000
This 5,273 sq. ft. Contemporary, built in 2002, is located just .7 mile from Sandy Neck Beach. The 4-bath, 3-fireplace home has three levels of living, including ensuite bedrooms, three laundries, a gym, a 14-seat home theatre, a heated in-ground pool and spa and a legal in-law apartment. Plan on entertaining in this beautiful marsh-view property with distinctive architectural details throughout. Call 508-888-2300.
• Turn-of-the-Century Classic Colonial – Falmouth – $925,000
Enjoy breathtaking views of scenic West Falmouth Harbor from this Circa 1900 home with a huge sun room, a private dock shared with a neighbor, four bedrooms, a den, a second floor balcony and a beautiful wrap-around deck. It’s just a short walk to the beach from your front door and you can rinse off afterwards in your outdoor shower. Call 508-540-4200.
• New Construction – Sandwich – $884,000
Build your dream house on Cape Cod in the picturesque town of Sandwich. You’ll look out on the Boardwalk, the tidal marsh and beautiful Cape Cod Bay from this 4-bedroom,. 4-bath architecturally designed Cape. A two-car garage, first floor master and office, and many more amenities make this water view property a rare opportunity. Call 508-888-2300.
• Mixed-Use Antique with Rental Income – Chatham – $499,900
Here’s a way to live in a renovated Circa 1870 Antique home on Cape Cod that will more than pay for itself. This property includes four fully rented residential apartments, and a 5-room commercial unit with frontage on Rte. 28. Rent it out or start a business there yourself. All apartments have new kitchen appliances and flooring as well as updated systems. Call 508-394-8100.
• Cape Style Home – Sandwich – $245,000
This 3-bedroom, 2-bath house has wood floors and a spacious kitchen with a center island opening onto a deck. Relax in your fireplaced living room and consider making more living space for you or your family in the partially finished lower level with walkout. You’ll live close to a swimming pond, shopping areas and town schools. Call 508-888-2300.
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