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Northeast Storage has purchased a commercial building located at 57 Reservoir Road.

Northeast Storage purchases unique Reservoir Road building in Meredith

MEREDITH — Northeast Storage has purchased a commercial building located at 57 Reservoir Road. Tom Drouin, an associate broker with Roche Realty Group in Meredith, represented the seller, RAFD Realty, in the sale. The building has about 11,800 square feet of space and is sited on 4.18 acres. “This is a unique building in a …

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Celebrity Bartender event at Faro's Italian Grille

“Celebrity Bartender” fundraising event drew a huge supportive crowd – despite the cold!

Despite minus 7 degrees with 30 mph winds on January 6th, the “Celebrity Bartender” fundraising event held at Faro’s Italian Grille was a huge success! …

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Roche Realty Group Meredith Office at 97 Daniel Webster Hwy

Roche Realty Group Reports Strongest Year in History with Sales in Excess of $166 Million For 2017.

Meredith – Frank Roche, President of Roche Realty Group with offices in Meredith & Laconia, has reported a record year in sales volume for the …

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NH home after a snowstorm

Why Winter Can Be a Hot Time to Sell Your Home

We’ve all heard myths and urban legends that simply aren’t true. For example, you may have heard…

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Fall Season Foliage in NH

Hitting Lakes Region Real Estate Trends Right in the Numbers

It is the season of statistics. Each Fall, inspired by the start of a new football season, many of us transform into engaged analysts and …

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Covered Bridge in NH

Thousands of reasons to be thankful for New Hampshire

It has been said that the three most important words in real estate are “location, location, location.” As I write these words, my eyes are …

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Surfing the Seller’s Market

If you’re considering selling your Lakes Region home, you’re like a surfer. You’re studying the swells, eager to catch the next big wave at its …

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Cape Cod Style House

Cape Cod Homes: Economical and Efficient Today, like They Were 400 Years Ago

Cape Cod style homes were first built by early settlers who had two important concerns that persist for homeowners to this day: affordability and energy-efficient …

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Nation’s Natural Disasters will Affect New Construction In New Hampshire

The nor’easter that just hammered New Hampshire damaged or destroyed numerous homes and cottages across the state, from Allenstown to Bartlett, Dover, Epping, Gilford, Thornton …

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Is your house scaring buyers away?

Halloween is just around the corner and many Lakes Region homes are adorned with fake cobwebs, skeletons, jack-o’-lanterns and other frightful decorations intended to spook …

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Interior of kitchen

Protecting Yourself as a Home Buyer

Buying a home, especially your first home, can generate alternating emotional currents of excitement and fear. Proper contingency agreements are a way for home buyers …

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First Time Homebuyer

First Time Home Buyer 101

Here are some tips to start your search successfully if you’re ready to become a first time home owner.

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Laconia, NH

Selling Your Home in Laconia: Some Why’s and How’s

If you own a single-family home or condominium in Laconia, it might be a great time to sell. First let’s look at some reasons why. …

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Country charm on Lake Opechee

Located in a small, desirable Laconia neighborhood, this Nantucket style cape offers gracious living on peaceful Lake Opechee with 1.3 acres of privacy.

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The perfect place to escape

Dreaming of escaping? Surrounded by 3,000- and 4,000-foot peaks, a trout-filled babbling brook, open fields for grazing or growing, and the start of the White …

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New Construction Activity Blossomed in the Lakes Region During 2016

2016 was a good year in the Lakes Region for the sale of New Construction homes and condominiums. It has been a slow build up …

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Roche Realty Group, Inc.

Roche Realty Group, Inc reports sales in excess of $161 million for 2016

2016 Yielded the highest sales volume in Roche Realty Group’s 25 year history.

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A Winnipesaukee Whopper in Moultonborough, NH

A drive along the northern shores of Lake Winnipesaukee through the lakeside communities seems innocent enough – country roads, little town centers, and a smattering …

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camping in nh

High-Kicking Around the Campfire

In 1919, a jovial group of eight men gathered and decided upon a camping trip to begin in Albany, NY and then into New Hampshire. …

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Laconia’s Hidden Gems on Lake Winnisquam

Over the years, I have seen many vacationers, second home owners and tourists drive along Union Avenue, (Route 3)  through Laconia’s major artery and never …

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Family Memories at Lake Winnipesaukee

I was invited for dinner in Meredith last evening and with a family from Darien, CT. While I was visiting they were sharing their childhood …

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Maine Coast

NH Lakes Region vs. Coast of Maine

Last week I met with a couple from the Great Boston area. They’re thinking of purchasing a second home and couldn’t decide on the Coast …

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Keith Urban played at Bank of NH Pavillion

Lakes Region Booming Over the 4th!

Some say it was the weather, while others said it’s an improving economy and lower gas prices. No matter what position you take, there is …

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The Market is Booming in the Lakes Region

The real estate market in the Lakes Region may be poised for its best year ever in 2016. “In the first quarter of 2016, our …

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Meredith Bay – A shining beacon overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee

It’s amazing when you look at the landscape surrounding Lake Winnipesaukee and observe some of the new undertakings that have occurred in recent years. Keep …

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Suissevale in Moultonborough NH

Suissevale: A Fantastic Community on Lake Winnipesaukee

When you navigate the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee there’s 71 square miles of water and 274 islands to meander through, and on the northeastern shores …

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Auction delivers big boost to Laconia Sachems football

Event at Beane Conference Center raises $14,000 By ED PIERCE epierce@citizen.com LACONIA  — Simply put, real generosity about a positive future begins in the present, and …

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Governor’s Island on Lake Winnipesaukee

The Lakes Region is known for its abundance of four-season communities with multiple choices for almost every imaginable budget. Governor’s Island on Lake Winnipesaukee in …

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15 Reasons Why the Lakes Region, NH is the Best

When asked, “Why is the Lakes Region the best?” Kris G.’s well-thought out response was, “It’s God’s country…a window into heaven.” Let’s move from this …

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Why do we live in New Hampshire?

Starting out in a new year, you take time to reflect… so let’s take a look at some of the positive advantages we have living …

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Lakes Region, NH vs. Cape Cod, MA

The decision to buy in the Lakes Region or on the Cape is a question that repeatedly surfaces when working with buyers looking for a …

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