This handsome ten room center entrance Colonial with slate roof is located on a tree-lined street in Newton Highlands with easy access to Countryside Elementary School, the "T", and Newton Highlands Village shops. This exceptionally appealing property has an inviting front foyer, large living room with fireplace and a dining room with built-in corner cabinets. Adjacent to the living room is a wood-paneled den with fireplace and a spacious (second) master bedroom suite with walk-in closet and full bath. The eat-in kitchen is older. There is a convenient mudroom with direct access to the two-car garage. The second floor features a master bedroom with bath plus three additional generously-sized bedrooms and another full bathroom. The lower level includes a family room with a fireplace, a laundry room, a storage room, and a large cedar closet. The property is sited on a very pretty 13,960 SF lot.
Graduate School brought Toby to Massachusetts from the Midwest and she never left! The Greater Boston Area is a wonderful place to live. She can help you - whether you are buying or selling.
After a number of years teaching Italian at Boston University, Toby became a full-time real estate broker. She first worked with Coldwell Banker (formerly Hunneman), and she is now with Hammond Residential, with offices in Chestnut Hill and Newton. Her experience has taught her to understand the complex and often emotional issues involved in buying and selling. Attention to detail, respect for the client, knowledge of the marketplace, and listening - these are her priorities.
Formal Education: BA, Indiana University - Romance Languages and Literatures. MA, Harvard University - Italian.
Broker Education: G.R.I. (Graduate Real Estate Institute), Relocation Specialist, Listing Agent, Buyer Agent, Historic Homes and Historical Preservation Education, Win-Win Negotiation, Condominiums, Fair-Housing
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Susan Evans thrives on interacting with people, operating at a high energy level, and feeling a sense of accomplishment. Her twenty years of success in IT sales and training helped Susan develop the skills that she brings to her successful real estate practice: excellent communication, attention to detail, and follow-up. Her buyer and seller clients have come to value Susan's hard work, determination, and talent for creating strong and lasting relationships.
Susan has lived in Newton for over twenty-five years, and is deeply tied to the community through her extended family and friendships. She and her husband, Frank Stearns, have raised two daughters in Newton and both Olivia and Brooke attended local schools. When you entrust your real estate needs to Susan, you will have complete confidence in her service-oriented and professional approach.