The Trustees of Smith College recently sold this home at 85 Washington Ave. in Northampton for $509,000. Purchase photo reprints »
For the week ending Sept. 28, the sale of an older home in Northampton was the highest recorded real estate transaction in Hampshire County, followed by sales of homes in Amherst and Southampton.
Smith College trustees sold a house at 85 Washington Ave. for $509,000 to Suzanne Forman of Williamsburg. Built circa 1900, the traditional-style home is located near the Smith College campus off Elm Street. It has five bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms in approximately 2,700 square feet of living space. The property is assessed at $484,400.
The second-highest sale occurred at 20 Owen Drive in Amherst where Cathleen M. Guisti acquired a Colonial-style home from Hsien-Hsin Chang and Jane A. Chang for $447,000. The 2,500-square-foot home, which was built in 2004, has four bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a two-car garage. It is assessed at $382,700.
The third-highest sale, for $441,200, occurred in the Bobcat Hollow subdivision in Southampton where JS Sampson Development Inc. sold a newly built home to Kelly G. and Matthew M. Normandin of Holyoke. The approximately 3,000-square-foot home has four bedrooms and 2.5 baths. It features cherry cabinets, granite counters, a sprinkler system and a three-car garage.