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Masha Makes Relocating a Breeze for her Repeat Clients

by AH for Masha Halpern

Repeat clients recently relocated back to NC from across the country and Masha skillfully helped them research, locate and secure the perfect home from long distance. Masha and her team worked diligently to make sure everything stayed on track for a smooth closing. Best wishes to our clients as they settle into their new home & neighborhood!  We are happy to have them as one of our Forever Clients!
 

Whether you are looking to relocate to the greater Chapel Hill & Durham region or are making a local move, start by seeing what’s currently on the market in Chapel Hill, Durham, Carrboro, Hillsborough and Pittsboro  and give us a call for YOUR customized home search.
 

Call us today if you want to experience superior marketing for your home or investment property and get the most recent market statistics here.

Masha Halpern Boutique Real Estate is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel Hill, Durham, Carrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.MashaHalpern.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price points. Masha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.MashaHalpern.com.

Beautiful Home in Fantastic Neighborhood!

by AH for Masha Halpern

209 Chancellor's Ridge Drive

Offered at $300,000

Take a Tour

Bright, open rooms with easy flow. 3 BR, 2.5 Bath with Bonus Room. Set on a picturesque lot with shady sidewalk and nice lawn. Driveway located on alley to maximize curb appeal. Gorgeous brick front makes this home standout on it's street with low maintenance siding on all other sides.

 

New interior paint and new hardwoods added to the family and dining areas. All hardwoods have been recently refinished. A bright foyer welcomes guests and offers a guest bathroom and walk-in closet. A fire place with wooden mantel and beautiful scroll screen is the centerpiece of the family room. 

 

The open kitchen features lots of cabinet space, built-in convection microwave, stainless steel refrigerator and walk-in pantry. It opens to the breakfast area with views of the deck - a perfect place for sipping morning coffee or tea. Also open to the Kitchen is the keeping room - a great place to gather for family time.

 

The master bedroom suite is enhanced by lush carpeting, a large walk-in closet and private bath. Enjoy soaks in the garden tub in the master bath, which also offers a glass door shower, double sink vanity and separate water closet. Enjoy peaceful slumbers in 2 more spacious bedrooms upstairs with gentle natural light, lush carpet and plenty of closet storage. A second full bath has a tub/shower combo and linen closet.

 

​The third floor bonus room offers lots of space and privacy - perfect for a playroom, office, workout room or hobby room. The utility room has built-in shelves and door to backyard with walkway leading to garage. AT&T fiber optic is connected for TV/Internet. Outdoor space includes large deck with awning. Fenced yard and versatile detached garage with tons of storage via pull down stairs.  

 

Desirable location near Durham's vibrant Southpoint area. Neighborhood clubhouse, pool & walking/biking trails that lead to Southpoint area & American Tobacco Trail.

 

Masha Halpern and The Boutique Real Estate Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel Hill, Durham, Carrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.
 

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.
 

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price points. Masha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

 

 

Just Sold - Beautiful Home in Hope Valley Farms at 5205 Longwood Drive

by AH for Masha Halpern

Masha Halpern and her Team had the pleasure of representing the buyers in their purchase of this incredible home in Hope Valley Farms located at 5205 Longwood Drive. This beautiful home is conveniently located for easy commutes to DukeUNC, I-40 and Jordan Lake. Features include hardwood flooring throughout the home and a beautifully remodeled kitchen complete with granite counters and an abundance of cabinetry. There is a generous breakfast nook and formal dining and living room.. and a note to miss space is a generous second floor bonus room, and main floor sunroom with exposed cherry-stained beaded board and stone fireplace. It overlooks a private deck and landscaped backyard and is a private oasis after a long day at the office! . This home has it all  and if you're on the lookout for a similar home, call Masha and schedule a consolation to discuss your needs and learn more about how she can help you find your own perfect home!

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and call us today if this sounds like the home you've always wanted - we'll help you find it!

Masha Halpern and The Boutique Real Estate Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel Hill, Durham, Carrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.
 

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.
 

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price points. Masha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

 

Just Listed - 1219 East Pointe in Treyburn's Golf Community!

by AH for Masha Halpern

 

Imagine a home that has a place for everyone….large & open, yet defined spaces allow for much enjoyment in this lovely home tucked away on a cul-de-sac home site beautifully situated on Hole #6 of the acclaimed Treyburn Golf Course. With 3 bedrooms, plus a separated bonus room, it’s the ideal design for versatility. It’s beautifully appointed with architectural details & offers the possibility of expansive views of nature & golf course. There is so much more.. Come, we invite you to explore this privately by contacting  Masha to schedule a preview.

 

Beautiful and versatile design offered at $319,000.

 

Take a tour at http://www.1219EastPointeDrive.com and schedule a private tour of this wonderful home with Masha "Here".

 

Masha Halpern and The Boutique Real Estate Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel Hill, Durham, Carrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.
 

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.


Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price points. Masha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

 

Another home SOLD by Masha!

by A. Harrison

Masha Halpern and her Team had the pleasure of representing the buyers in their purchase of this sweet home in Willow Hill. Located on nearly half an acre, this home has been updated with exterior paint and gutters. The kitchen and bathrooms have been newly renovated for a fresh look. Outdoor entertaining is easy on the spacious deck overlooking the fenced backyard. 

If you or someone you know is interested in finding a home similar to 5519 Genesee, we are here to help. Contact us today for a complimentary buyer consultation!

Masha Halpern and The Boutique Real Estate Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel HillDurhamCarrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.MashaHalpern.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

· Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

· Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price points. Masha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.MashaHalpern.com.

Durham Events this Fall!

by TO for Masha Halpern

Durham, North Carolina’s popularity is due to it’s active and diverse local arts and music culture, visual arts, performing arts, sports, and education. A wonderful community to live, with and abundance of charming Historic and modern revitalized neighborhoods. Please enjoy this list of some of the great events the Durham area has to offer this fall, my compliments. If you are considering relocating to or from Durham, contact  Realtor Masha Halpern, Boutique Real Estate at Keller Williams Realty.

 

Durham Area Festivals & Happenings
 

  • August 24 through October 30, 2016 Pumpkin Patch Express at the Museum of Life and Science in Durham, $12, children under 2 free. Click for more info
      
  • September 3 and November 5, 2016 Durham Fall Patchwork Market at Fullsteam Brewery in Durham. Local makers and vintage vendors come together for a diverse collection of high quality original goods. Hours: 12 – 4 pm. Click for more info
     
  • September 8, 2016 Back Porch Music on the Lawn at American Tobacco Campus in Durham. Dom Flemons Duo with the South Carolina Broadcasters will be performing for free. Grab a picnic and beer or wine from one of the American Tobacco Restaurants. Children and well behaved dogs are welcome. Click for more info
     
  • September 9-10, 2016 The 29th Bull Durham Blues Festival will be held at the Hayti Heritage Center in Durham. Local musicians will open each night with 4 performances to follow.  Food Trucks and other vendors will be on site. Tickets can be purchased in advance online or at the event. Click for more info
     
  • September 10, 2016 Harvest & Hornworm Festival features live music, arts & crafts vendors, hands-on history, looping contest, hornworm race and the last tobacco auction in Durham at Duke Homestead Historic Site. Free admission. Click for more info
     
  • September 10, 2016 Seven Things I’ve Learned – An Evening with Ira Glass, creator and Host of NPR’s ‘This American Life’ at DPAC. Click for more info
     
  • September 11-13, 2016 Greek Festival at the Jim Graham Building, NC State Fairgrounds. Celebrate Greek culture with authentic food, music, dance performances, crafts & more. Adults $3, ages 13 & under $2, free for ages 12 & under. Click for more info
     
  • September 13-18, 2016 Kinky Boots – Tony Winning Best Musical at DPAC. Click for more info
     
  • September 17-18, 2016 The 42nd Annual CenterFest Arts Festival in downtown Durham. Featuring over 145 Visual Artists’ works of fine arts, more than 65 performing music dance & entertainment acts on 6 stages, a Creative Kidzone, local & international cuisine, and over 40 Durham area non-profit, civic & government organizations. Click for more info
     
  • September 24, 2016 Durham Latino Fiesta & Soccer Challenge at Rock Quarry Park. This free event celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month. Enjoy the soccer challenge as well as some of the old traditions of the Latino Festival including food trucks, Family Fun Zone, and Hispanic Music broadcasted from local radio. Click for more info
     
  • October 1, 2016 DisAble The Label Community Festival in celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Enjoy games, entertainment, food truck, information booths and prizes! Click for more info
     
  • October 6-9, 2016 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance – 4 days, 4 stages and over 50 bands in nearby Chatham County. Click for more info
     
  • October 8, 2016 Durham Armory Fall Market. Local makers and vintage vendors come together for a diverse collection of high quality original goods. Hours: 12 – 4 pm. Click for more info
     
  • October 8, 2016 Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway to Magic at DPAC! Click for more info
     
  • October 12-15, 2016 Pulitzer Prize & Tony Award-Winning Masterpiece RENT 20th Anniversary Tour at DPAC. Click for more info
     
  • October 14, 2016 Seasonal Beer Showcase. at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. Friday from 4:30-8:30 for live music, food, commemorative glass for $30 (separate from World Beer Festival). Click for more info
     
  • October 15, 2016 The 21st Annual World Beer Festival in Durham. For $45 Sample breweries from around the World, and in addition you can also attend The North Carolina Beer Festival, The Cask Ale Festival, and the Cider Garden. Live music, food, commemorative glass included. Optional add-ons at $15 each are the Belgian Bier Festival and the Cheese & Beer Pairing. Click for more info
     
  • October 16, 2016 Barktoberfest at Rock Quarry Park in Durham offers exciting canine activities. Performances by Mutt-allica, Tribbal competition & demo, Hyperflite Skyhoundz NC Canine Disc Championship (limited to 50 contestants), costume contest & parade, a one-mile Fun Walk, Fun Zone, and an affordable vaccinations & microchip clinic. Click for more info
     
  • October 16, 2016 The 4th Annual Quintiles Bull City Race Fest and Food Truck Rodeo. Choose from five mile, one mile or half marathon and experience world-class eating after the race. Click for more info
     
  • October 25-30, 2016 Winner of 5 Tony Awards including Best Musical - Fun Home at DPAC. Click for more info
     
  • November 4, 2016 Bob Dylan and His Band live at DPAC. Click for more info
     
  • November 5, 2016 The Second Annual Furry Friends Festival at the Shakori Hills Community Arts Center. This music festival of 9 local acts including Big Something and Gasoline Stove, will be benefiting All Breed Animal Rescue of the Carolinas, Chatham Animal Rescue & Education, CLAWS, and Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge. Food vendors, arts & crafts, performers, and photo booth. $20-$30 adults, kids 12 & under free. Camping included, Please no pets! Click for more info
     
  • November 18, 2016 The Temptations & The Four Tops – legends of Motown return to DPAC! Click for more info
     
  • November 11-13, 2016 NC Comicon & Comiquest Film Festival at the Durham Convention Center, meet writers, illustrators and creators of your favorite characters. Panel discussions & costume contest at the Comiquest Film Fest will be held at the Carolina Theatre. Click for more info
     
  • November 19-20, 2016 Durham Art Walk – a festive fine arts and crafts event celebrating the holiday season in downtown Durham. This free event includes examples of local artwork, ongoing live music, and many restaurants & food trucks with delicious food. Click for more info
     
  • December 9, 2016 Santa Paws at the Durham Armory to benefit the Animal Protection Society of Durham. Pictures with Santa, canine food & toy drive, games, holiday pet market, and food vendors. Click for more info
     
  • December 13, 2016 The 45th Annual Senior Holiday Party at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center in Durham. Click for more info

 

Durham Fall Sports Schedules

  • Durham Bulls 2016-2017 Click for Schedule
     
  • Duke University Men’s Basketball 2016-2017 Click for Schedule
     
  • Duke University Football 2016-2017 Click for Schedule
     
  • Carolina Hurricanes Hockey 2016-2017 Click for Schedule
     
  • Carolina Panthers Football 2016-2017 Click for Schedule

     

    Masha Halpern and Boutique Real Estate is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel HillDurhamCarrboro and surrounding areas. Visit her website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

    Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

    Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price pointsMasha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

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More Attractive Price on Luxury End UnitTownhome!

by TO for Masha Halpern

PRICED TO SELL! 
201 Valleyshire Road
Windsor Commons, Durham

Now offered at $475,000!

Contact us today if you would like to learn more about www.201ValleyshireRd.com!

This French provincial-inspired designed brick townhome rests peacefully on a corner lot. Substantial architectural detailing in immaculate 3 bedroom, 2½ bath, 3-story with finished basement and 2 car finished garage. Main level owner’s suite, gourmet kitchen, elegant dining room, covered front porch, front deck/veranda, private patio and irrigated landscaping. Gorgeous custom built-ins, wide halls & doorways, and ability to complete the elevator, allow this exemplary property to be the purchase for a lifetime!




 

Masha Halpern and The Smart Move Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel HillDurhamCarrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hill & Durham's EXCLUSIVE member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price pointsMasha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

TEASER - This Durham Townhome is Coming Soon to the Market!

by LC for Masha Halpern

23 Forest Green Drive -- On March 1, we will be listing an adorable, well-maintained 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhome just off Morreene Road in Durham. This comfortable, efficient home is outfitted with a great floorplan, new paint, new tile flooring, new fixtures and light switches, new window treatments, and newer HVAC and gas water heater. As a resident you will enjoy community amenities that include a clubhouse and swimming pool (just think...this home could be yours in time for summer - basking in the sun beside the pool could be your reality!).

This will be a special opportunity to own an affordable, low-maintenance home off 15-501 that's close to Duke University (and not far from UNC, either!), Northgate and Southpoint Malls, and the best shopping, entertainment, and dining Durham has to offer. Don't let this home pass you by - contact us for details!

 

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Masha Halpern and The Smart Move Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel HillDurhamCarrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hil & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price pointsMasha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

Welcome to 2320 Charlotte Street!

Time to call 2320 Charlotte Street your home! This brick ranch rests on nearly half an acre in an awesome Durham location just seconds away from I-85 and only minutes from Duke University and gardens, two hospitals, UNC, revitalized downtown Durham, Northgate, Southpoint and so much more! The home features hardwood flooring in the living room, dining room and all bedrooms, and has an open kitchen with plant window with access to the utility room and covered back deck that overlooks the fenced back yard. The carport was built 10 years after the home. There's even an underground sprinkler system for watering plants!

This cozy ranch offers SO MUCH potential with a little TLC. Whether you're wanting to invest or looking for your next home, this sweet ranch is a great buy!

 

 

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Masha Halpern and The Smart Move Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel HillDurhamCarrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hil & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price pointsMasha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

Welcome to 2320 Charlotte Street!

by LC for Masha Halpern

Welcome to 2320 Charlotte Street!

Time to call 2320 Charlotte Street your home! This brick ranch rests on nearly half an acre in an awesome Durham location just seconds away from I-85 and only minutes from Duke University and gardens, two hospitals, UNC, revitalized downtown Durham, Northgate, Southpoint and so much more! The home features hardwood flooring in the living room, dining room and all bedrooms, and has an open kitchen with plant window with access to the utility room and covered back deck that overlooks the fenced back yard. The carport was built 10 years after the home. There's even an underground sprinkler system for watering plants!

This cozy ranch offers SO MUCH potential with a little TLC. Whether you're wanting to invest or looking for your next home, this sweet ranch is a great buy!

 

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Masha Halpern and The Smart Move Team is your ultimate real estate resource for Chapel HillDurhamCarrboro and surrounding areas. Visit my website at www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com for detailed information regarding today’s real estate markets.

Masha is a certified member of The Luxury Home Marketing Institute, participates in its annual Leaders in Luxury Conference, and works with The Institute’s thousands of members worldwide to share information about current listings.

Masha is also a certified member of Keller Williams Luxury International and is Chapel Hil & Durham's EXCLUSIVE  member of Cyber Stars International – Top Realtors Using Technology – a group dedicated to taking the best and latest technological advances and applying them to real estate advertising and marketing for her clients in all price pointsMasha Halpern can be contacted for a private consultation by calling 919-414-0337 or by visiting www.TheSmartMoveTeam.com.

 

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Masha Halpern of Keller Williams Realty provides real estate services in the Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Durham, North Carolina area including real estate services for buyer, sellers and those relocating to the surrounding areas of Apex, Bahama,Cary, Efland, Hillsborough, Holly Springs, Mebane, Raleigh, and Wake Forest. Search for homes in Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Durham or the surrounding communities.  Request a market analysis for your North Carolina property.  I list and sell residential real estate, investment property, vacant land, lots for sale in Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Durham, North Carolina area.

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