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By Monique Currie, Full Service Real Estate For A Flat Fee!
(Polka Dot Properties, LLC)
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Alton Shores is a community of seasonal and year round residents that have come to appreciate the beauty of the New Hampshire countryside. Located in the shadow of Alton Mountain, they share waterfront views and hillside vistas that celebrate the Lakes Region tradition. Situated between the towns of Gilmanton Iron Works and Alton Bay, there is convenient access to Lake Winnipesaukee, Mount Major, and miles of great summer and winter outdoor recreation. Members of the Alton Shores Association have access to association owned beaches on Sunset Lake and Hill's Pond. Seasonal water is provided to members and the association maintains many of the roads. They are an organization that relies on volunteerism and camaraderie, to the benefit of our community. There is an annual meeting where memb...
By Monique Currie, Full Service Real Estate For A Flat Fee!
(Polka Dot Properties, LLC)
Comments 0
Cleaning Up Winter Storm Damagein Shoreland Areas New Hampshire often experiences severe and damaging winter weather - most recently the destructive ice storm of ‘98 which caused extensive tree damage in several areas of the state. Property owners, particularly those with waterfront property, are well advised to thoroughly plan out cleanup efforts before they begin cutting or removing any trees or brush. The N.H. Department of Environmental Services (DES) offers the following advice for storm damage cleanup to help ensure compliance with the N.H. Comprehensive Shoreland Protection Act (CSPA), RSA 483-B. Protecting the Shoreland. The DES Shoreland Protection Program urges property owners not to hastily remove storm-damaged trees, thinking that they are going to die or that they are other...
By Monique Currie, Full Service Real Estate For A Flat Fee!
(Polka Dot Properties, LLC)
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Swimmers Itch In the 1950s, the N.H. Department of Fish and Game began importing mallard ducks into the state to add to the game population.  What they did not realize was that not only were they importing ducks, but a tiny parasite, cercarial dermatitis, in the ducks' blood stream as well. What Causes Swimmers' Itch? Swimmers' itch (also called cercarial dermatitis) is a skin rash caused by an allergic reaction to contact with certain parasites of birds and mammals.  Snails become infected with these parasites and then  release them in fresh and salt water.  Swimmers' itch generally occurs during the summer months. What are the Symptoms of Swimmers' Itch? Symptoms include tingling, burning, or itching of the skin within minutes or days after exposure.  Small reddish pimples appear with...
By Monique Currie, Full Service Real Estate For A Flat Fee!
(Polka Dot Properties, LLC)
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I have worked with Nanci Coughlin on my own personal mortgages as well as referring her to my clients.  She is attentive, professional, straight-forward, knowledgeable and is an experienced mortgage originator.  Her contact information is as follows; Nanci Coughlin - Mortgage OriginatorMeredith Village Savings Bank82 Wolfeboro Highway, P.O. Box 1440Alton, NH 03809email:  ncoughlin@mvsb.comwebsite: www.mvsb.com603.293.0374800.922.6872603.293.4522 Fax603.393.6073 Cell603.517.1727 Pager 
By Monique Currie, Full Service Real Estate For A Flat Fee!
(Polka Dot Properties, LLC)
Comments 0
In 2007 the waterfront sales on Alton Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee are as follows;Total Sales in 2007=  28 waterfront propertiesAverage Sales Price=  $997,379Average List Price=   $1,072,093Average Days On Market=  157Average Square Footage Above Grade=  2,243 

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