Home Selling

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By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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  Walk to Beach North Kingstown Home - Open House Sunday 9/28 Noon - 2pm 105 Highbank Ave - Mount View Neighborhood   Stunningly renovated Ranch home with 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths and over 1400 square feet of living space just steps from 3 beaches, fishing, boating, mooring, and walk to salt wate...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Price Reduced in Charlestown Subdivision in Bonaire Georgia 31005 Price Reduced in Charlestown Subdivision - 224 Piedmont Lane This move-in-ready house for sale just had the price reduced in Charlestown Subdivision in Bonaire Georgia 31005. Built in 2010, this Bonaire home has plenty of features ...
By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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Homes in Pensacola For Sale, Buyers Rebates, Free Foreclosure List of Homes in Pensacola, Pace and Gulf Breeze Florida.   Pensacola Florida 32514: New building materials nudge homes into the future Noteworthy changes include wallpaper that recharges a phone, invisible solar panels and paint that ...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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    ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL SOLD in 1 DAY! An incredible bargain as 1/4 ac lots are same asking price! This is 1/3 ac on quiet street and ready to build in hot     Description Photos Maps & Local Schools     Schedule a Showing CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 5744 NW Cahaba St, Port St Lucie, FL 34986 ...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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JUST SOLD 5414 Northwest Cromey Street, Port Saint Lucie, FL ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL SOLD! WHO WANTS TO BE NEXT in TORINO! WE have plenty more buyers ready for your Vacant Lot in St Lucie West.   Living Area Approx: 10000 List Price: $Get Current Price Schedule a Showing CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS o...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage www.tromlerconstruction.com Mobile - 916-765-5366)
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  I Know You Had Pets, They Left Clues   Selling your home? We know whether or not you have had pets. As a contractor working on your home or apartment it is not my job to determine what kind and how many pets that you have had living with you. But the clues are there for those working on the hom...
By Brad Thomsen, Managing Broker
(CENTURY 21 Real Estate Center)
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  Local Condominiums are selling faster - Is it time to make your move? How fast are local condominiums in our area selling? Alot faster than we have seen over the past several years. As the economy has improved and lending criteria have relaxed, more consumers are once again making moves into ni...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Wide Waterfront Indian River Drive Home for Lease Just listed!  This beautifully updated wide waterfront home on Indian River Drive.  Available for annual lease at only $2,100 a month. 12647 Indian River Drive, a nicely updated Waterfront Indian River Drive Home, Sold on January 24, 2014 by the G...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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  Home Staging Tips- Don’t Wait Until You Finish Your Job to Ask Us to Do Ours!   We’ve been asked to work with many investors who are updating properties in Palm Beach County.  Usually,  Room Service! Home Staging will bring in furniture and furnishings for the primary areas- the Master Suite, o...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty )
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  Another Pikesville Home Sold    By HomeRome Realty             In one word, the way to sum up this transaction...SMOOTH!  You can tell by the smiles, the buyers are happy, the seller is happy and the real estate agents are happy. Joe Brandli  wears many hats. He the owner and he rehabbed  8219 ...
By Amanda and Jared Christiansen, YOUR Fort Wayne Realtors, Century 21 Bradley.
(Century 21 Bradley (260)704-0843)
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  Tall Cedar Trail in Cedar Springs  (Northwest Allen County).   This beautiful 2 year old home features 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 2,330 square feet above ground, and a has a full finished daylight basement.  It sold for $350,000, was originally listed for $358,000, and was on the market for 14 ...
By Ron Mowery, Overland Park Realtor
(The Mowery Group at Keller Williams Realty )
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OPEN HOUSE, September 27, Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 21994 W. 121st Terrace, Olathe, KS Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS 3 BATHROOMS (2 full, 1 half) The Mowery Group will be holding an open house on this property, Saturday 9/...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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SOLD in the Vinings Place Subdivision in Warner Robins GA 31088 SOLD in Warner Robins GA It is so much fun assisting sellers who understand what it takes to get their home ready to sell. Eager to sell, my sellers de-cluttered their property and priced it according to the current market conditions...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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All Home Sellers want a fast sale. Many seek a Short Cut to give them the edge. Many soon learn there is a "Right" way and a "Wrong" way to listing thier home. There is a secret though and simply put, there is no short cuts when selling a home. There is a simple recipe that can lead to success wh...
By Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
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Home For Sale 3 bedrooms Pool Spa 85297 This Home For Sale 3 Bedrooms Pool Spa 85297 Gilbert AZ 85297  features 3 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms with 2136 Square Feet The front of this Home For Sale 3 Bedrooms Pool Spa 85297 Sets on a corner Lot and has Great Curb Appeal and  is in San Tan Ranch Gilber...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
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  SOLD in the Canyon Creek Subdivision in NW Austin TX 78726   Homes located in the Enclave gated section in the Canyon Creek Subdivision are sought after because there are very few that come on market. It is fun assisting sellers who understand what it takes to get their home sold. My sellers ar...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty )
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  Single Family Baltimore Home Under $150,000     413 Calvin Avenue Baltimore 21218 MLS#   BA 8464209     Here's your chance to own a Baltimore City single family home at a townhouse price. Three bedrooms with finished attic space, a gourmet granite eat in kitchen with ceramic floors, dishwasher,...
By Maggie McFarland, Pearland Realtor, Homes for Sale in Pearland Texas
(RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland)
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1101 N. Meyer | Seabrook Starter OverviewMapsPhotosMarket Stats $124,900 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 BathroomsInterior: 1,256 sqftLot: 4,750 sqft Location 1101 N. Meyer RoadSeabrook, TX 77586USA Maggie McFarland RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland(281) 412-2022PearlandHomeTeam@ao...
By Rhonda Hollifield, Broker REALTOR CRS, GRI, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty Mountain Partners)
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Camera Ready Homes For Quick Sales When it comes to home sales, looks do matter. Once a home comes onto the market, how soon it moves can depend on its location, design, quality of construction—not to mention how well it’s been maintained, the neighborhood, school district…it’s the sum of at leas...
By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Planning for a move isn't rocket science.  I've moved so many times, including a move this summer, that I've learned a thing or two.     The #1 tip is GET ORGANZIED.  The day you accept a contract on your house is the day you should start going room by room to make three lists, what goes with you...