The property for sale at 52 North First Street in Meriden, Connecticut is a well kept duplex. Both units are in good, move in condition and are furnished with appliances. A duplex is the right buy for someone who has some “do it yourself” knowledge and who isn’t afraid of being a landlord. In many cases, the rent from the tenants is enough to pay for most or all of the mortgage. Duplexes are excellent investment options for most.
52 North First Street is located in Meriden, Connecticut. Meriden is located in the south central region of the state. Because of its location, Meriden is an easy drive from both New Haven and Hartford. New York City, New York and Boston, Massachusetts are close as well.
Barry Elementary School and Platt High School service the district where North First Street resides. There are also several private schools in the area to choose from. The Meriden Amtrak station is a short walk from the property. There are also shopping areas, churches, and parks located within a short walk away.
The lot is .18 acres and the building is 1,618 square feet in size. The property was constructed in 1890. Despite its age, the building and lot have been well kept over the years. The driveway is covered in asphalt with parking space for six vehicles. The yard is well manicured. Both units have access to a covered wooden deck structure. There is space in the yard or on the deck for grilling or lounging in the good weather.
The tan duplex at 52 North First Street has been recently updated. The house comes with appliances for both units. These appliances include refrigerator, stove, clothes washer, and clothes dryer. The two units sit side by side and each contains two bedrooms. Both units feature an upstairs and downstairs layout.
Each unit has a large eat in kitchen and a bonus room. Each tenant would pay for his own utilities. Heat and hot water in both units is run by individual natural gas burning furnaces. The property is asbestos and lead safe. The exterior is covered in vinyl siding which is in good condition. The building has a full sized, unfinished basement. There is also an unfinished attic.
The duplex at 52 North First Street is a great buy. Both units are in good condition and appliances are included. The rent from the tenants will practically pay for the mortgage each month. The property is located fairly close to several major cities, including Hartford, Boston, and New York City. Meriden is a very nice city for families and single professionals alike. Schedule a time to come down and tour the property with a realtor today.