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12 must-see open houses in Greater Boston this weekend (May 18-19)

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38 Frances St. in Melrose offers four bedrooms, two full baths, and a $679,000 price tag. Via MLS

The rainy weather pattern that appears to have Greater Boston in a headlock affords buyers the opportunity to check a home’s seal. Does the home you have your heart set on have water in the basement? Are the gutters working properly? To aid your home search, we found a dozen must-see open houses, from a three-bedroom Peabody Cape listed for $389,000 to a hip-roofed Concord Colonial with five bedrooms on the market for $3,250,000.

Check them out:

Under $500,000

445 Essex St., Swampscott

$445,900
2 bedrooms, 2 full baths
1,105 square feet
Open house: Sunday, May 19, from noon to 1 p.m.

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30 Commercial St., Unit 2, Marblehead

$439,900
3 bedrooms, 2 full baths
1,440 square feet
Open houses: Saturday, May 18, from 1 to 3 p.m. and Sunday, May 19, from noon to 2 p.m.

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15 Westmore Road, Mattapan

$439,000
3 bedrooms, 1 full bath
1,916 square feet
0.09-acre lot
Open house: Saturday, May 18, from 2 to 3 p.m.

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6 Saint Ann’s Ave., Peabody

$389,000
3 bedrooms, 1 full bath, 1 half bath
1,540 square feet
0.16-acre lot
Open house: Thursday, May 16, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to noon.


$500,000 to $1 million

38 Frances St., Melrose

$679,000
4 bedrooms, 2 full baths
2,202 square feet
0.11-acre lot
Open house: Saturday, May 18, from noon to 2 p.m.

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11 Victoria St., Dorchester

$999,000
4 bedrooms, 3 full baths
2,613 square feet
0.11-acre lot
Open houses: Friday, May 17, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, from 1:30 to 3 p.m.

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3 Walnut Way, Unit 2, Hopkinton

$657,775
2 bedrooms, 3 full baths
2,234 square feet
Open houses: Saturday, May 18 ,and Sunday, May 19, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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992 Memorial Dr., Cambridge

$995,000
1 bedroom,1 full bath
861 square feet
Open house: Saturday, May 18, from 1 to 3 p.m.


$1 million-plus

55 Buttricks Hill Road, Concord

$3,250,000
5 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 1 half bath
7,302 square feet
5.29-acre lot
Open houses: Saturday, May 18, and Sunday, May 19, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

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21 Father Francis Gilday St., South End

$1,375,000
2 bedrooms, 2 full baths
1,291 square feet
0.03-acre lot
Open house: Sunday, May 19, from noon to 1 p.m.

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25 Cushing Ave., Hingham

$2,850,000
4 bedrooms, 4 full baths, 1 half bath
4,305 square feet
0.08-acre lot
Open house: Saturday, May 18, from 1 to 3 p.m.

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79 Surfside Road, Scituate

$1,150,000
5 bedrooms, 3 full baths
2,726 square feet
0.16-acre lot
Open house: Sunday, May 19, from noon to 2 p.m.

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