Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

 
By Gordon Crawford, Morris County Specialist!
(Gordon Crawford Home Selling Team)
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 Great new Randolph listing!  Open floor plan, front & back staircases, vaulted ceiling in family room, spacious master suite with luxury bath, huge walk in closet & loft and so much more!  Sure to please and ready to sell!  Wonderful Randolph schools, close to transportation, highways, shopping,...
By Yuri Ramirez-Villanueva, Sacramento Realtor, (Hablo Español)
(Keller Williams Realty Elk Grove)
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     The economy is improving but unfortunately not everyone is doing better. I just finished a short sale for my clients who were going through one heck of a time. Both unemployed for over a year, they were depleting their savings in an effort to stay current on their mortgage…they wanted to kee...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha,WI for 2/28/15-3/30/15,Remax   By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center     My name is Kristin Johnston of Remax. My market report gives you the real estate activity for the city of Waukesha for the last ...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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 I am sure you are familiar with the phrase "Do you want fries with that?" Well, there's a new phrase in real estate marketing that I'm guessing you aren't familiar with....   "Do you want a bride with that?"   Sellers often throw a little something extra in with the house to entice buyers, but t...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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How do you keep people from commenting on your blog posts? Easy, write a Market Report. A shocking thing happened when i started my latest series of Market Reports. My comments went form 20 to 5. A couple of posts are at a lonely ZERO.  As i buried my head in sorrow the phone rang, not an hour af...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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The most expensive home that sold in Arizona last week was a unique property in the sense that it's not your traditional luxury home. This house was built in 1967 and by all accounts needs some pretty major updates to bring it in to the modern age. Selling this home for $3.3 million dollars might...
By Scott Webster
(Dagny's Real Estate)
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New Listing: 32 Wolfpit Ave in Norwalk, CT!   Move right in to this beautiful, meticulously cared-for home close to everything in Norwalk. Great natural light, and lots of new features and freshly painted throughout - even the basement floors!  Huge, level, fenced-in yard with patio and gardens, ...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Port Saint Lucie Homes for Sale FREE List of HUD Homes for Sale What is your TRADITION FL home worth now? What is your PGA VILLAGE home worth? Port Saint Lucie Homes For Sale Tradition Homes for Sale   Kevin...
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 11601 Sweet Basil CT 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. I was the listing agent when my sellers purchased the home and they cam...
By Shawn Gerhardson, Top Rated Mortgage Professional
(Waterstone Mortgage NMLS#186434)
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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – March 30, 2015 Last week’s economic reports included reports on new and existing home sales and FHFA’s monthly home price index for properties associated with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac mortgages. The details: New Home Sales Surge, Existing Home Sales D...
By Dan Dee McGinnis, DTM, NADOTA, The Pumpkin Man
(Homesmart International)
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                                                            in real estate as a HOBBY When you click and watch this now,, you will learn a horrible fact and truth about the real estate business. Don’t get me wrong, it is not all bad. Just somewhere around 10% and that number will be higher or low...
By Erick Blackwelder, Text or call Erick now at 703-677-1120.
(Cell: 703-677-1120)
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You want to "go green" as much as possible with your house.  You recycle.  You use low-flow toilets and shower heads.  You want to add solar panels to your house. Solar panels cost thousands of dollars.  You talk with a representative from your friendly local solar panel company.  The cheerful re...
By Allison Bernard, Real Estate & Relocation Services 401-533-6916
(Keller Williams Central Rhode Island)
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If you are considering moving and are ready to put your Rhode Island home on the market for springh ere are some tips you should consider:     Rhode Island Real Estate & Rhode Island Homes For Sale ... www.rhode-island-home.com/     Search Rhode Island real estate listings for homes for sale and ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Mallet Hill en Wellington FL | Casas Ecuestres para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Febrero 2015   Mallet Hill en Wellington, Fl es una privada y exclusiva zona residencial para la comunidad ecuestre. Sólo hay una entrada a la comunidad, pero la mayoría de las propiedades se encuentran a poca dist...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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   Mallet Hill in Wellington FL | Equestrian Homes for Sale | Market Report February 2015   Mallet Hill in Wellington Fl is an exclusive gated luxury and equestrian community. There is only one entrance in to the community but most of the properties are within walking and hacking distance to the ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Grand Isles in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report February 2015     Grand Isles in Wellington Fl, also known as Grand Isles at Wellington, is a guard gated community in the southern area of Palm Beach County. It is a community of 611 homes constructed between 1997 and 2000 by Lennar H...
By Paul Duffau, Caring for People, Educating about Homes
(Safe@Home Inspections, LLC in SE Washington)
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My newest book, Surviving the Home Inspection: The Essential Seller's Guide, shot to #1 in the Kindle Home Buying and Selling category this weekend. Right now, it's still in the top 10, which is enormously gratifying.   Designed to help the seller get ahead of the inspection process and reduce th...
By Dan Dee McGinnis, DTM, NADOTA, The Pumpkin Man
(Homesmart International)
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  Excellent Market to be Selling in "very low inventory"   When I did research in the past few days I realized over the past six months in Phoenix and Scottsdale Arizona over 5,000 homes left the market unsold, or as Realtors call it expired listings. And when I consider the fact I have not had a...
By Brandy Smith, Real Estate Agent (Homes By Brandy)
(Homes By Brandy Inc. Keller Williams Realty Partners Inc.)
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Country Living at its Best   37 acres fenced for all your animals plus a stocked pond. This is country living at its best. 2 non-conforming bedrooms upstairs. Master on Main Living.The Master bedroom features 2 walk in (size of rooms) closets. ALL ELECTRIC HOME! Need room for your toys it also h...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Equestrian Club Estates in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report February 2015   The Equestrian Club Estates in Wellington Fl is the perfect location for your Winter Equestrian Festival stays here in Wellington each year, and all the more reason to call it home if your an equestrian love...