Home Selling

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By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Lakes at Boca Raton Home For Sale | 10670 Pebble Cove Lane   Come home to Boca Raton Fl and enjoy modern lakefront living in a serene setting. This lovely lakefront home for sale is nestled in the beautiful community of Lakes at Boca Raton. In fact, it has one of the best views of the lake in the...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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                                    Oconomowoc WI Real Estate, 10/28/14-11/28/14, Kristin Johnston, ReMax     By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center                   Real Estate Report For Oconomowoc, By Kristin Johnston, Remax Realtor     ...
By Tom Braatz, Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha
(Re/Max Realty 100 262-377-1459)
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$124,900, 4Bd/4Ba Multi-Family,     Tom Braatz | Re/Max Realty 100 | 262-377-1459 201 Wisconsin St, Watertown, WI 53094 Four Family. Two Buildings on one lot. Priced for immediate sale! 4Bd/4Ba Multi-Family   $124,900 Year Built 1900 Bedrooms 4 Beds Bathrooms 4 Baths Floors 2 Parking 3 Off stree...
By Rolando Trentini
(F.C.TuckerEmge Realtors, LLC)
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If you had to come up with a single characteristic that the most effective home listings have in common, there are several good candidates:  A really well-crafted listing catches your eye with superior photography, for sure. But that’s not possible with every property. Good photographers know how...
Contact info:Home Buyers Realty | HomeFinders@HomeBuyersRealty.com | 209-321-0445 10184 E Hwy 12, Lodi, CA 95240 $1,700,000 KEY FEATURESYear Built: 1917Sq Footage: 2417 sqft.Bedrooms: 3 BedsBathrooms: 3 BathsParking: 2 OtherLot Size: 5 Square FeetProperty Type: Single Family HouseDESCRIPTION A Ta...
By Marla Yost, The Marla Yost Team
(Marla Yost Team- Keller Williams Realty)
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Tired of waiting forever to get your home sold? We can get it sold quick! Listen to what this muppet has to say.      Planning to buy or sell a home in Arlington, Mansfield or anywhere in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex? We can help you. We can give you the best tips on how to get the best deal o...
By Joe Neuah, Doing Real Estate with Passion!!
(Rodeo Realty)
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  At $195 million, Beverly Hills estate sets U.S. high-price mark! Palazzo di Amore represents the ultimate lifestyle on a one-of-a kind 25 acre promontory. It can easily accommodate parking for approx. 150 cars, and its proximity to world class cultural opportunities is virtually unbeatable. The...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Do You Want To Sit At My Open House?       That was the subject of a mass email I received last week.   Sitting an open house.   Have you heard the term?   I don’t know about you but it’s one of my pet peeves.   Sitting an open house.  I cringe just writing the term.   I know open houses may not ...
By Karen Fiddler, Broker/Realtor, Laguna Beach & Lake Arrowhead, CA (949)510-2395
(HOM Sotheby's Intl Realty, 949-510-2395)
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My New Purpose For Open Houses   I read a post this morning by Mike Cooper asking if "The Open House" is dead. I don't know. I know some agents whose entire clientele comes from working open houses. I don't think I'm aggressive enough to "capture" buyers at open houses...but as we all know, every...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Beautiful Central Virginia Farm Home for Sale | 179 Manse Rd Wake up every morning to the smell of crisp country air amidst the breathtaking view of the lush fields and mountains from this beautiful Central Virginia farm home for sale. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home sits on over 88 acres of land...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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I was not sure if I was more puzzled by, or offended by companies advertsing "Black Friday" deals for the Real Estate Industry. I will get right to the point and say that consumers can get DEALS every day in Real Estate. They do not have to wait until the day after Thanksgiving for these compaies...
By Jeremy Joslin, Professional Real Estate Marketing and Sales
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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If you are looking for a great home, schedule a showing today for this 4BR Colonial home in Bristol, CT.  This 4BR, 1.5BA colonial has 1,907 square feet of nicely remodeled and spacious living area.  The large kitchen with pantry is remodeled offering maple cabinets, a center island, granite coun...
By Fred Carver-Top Realtor Victoria, BC, Accredited Victoria BC Real Estate Consultant
(Re/Max Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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11 Reasons to List Your Home For Sale During the Holidays   1. People who look for a home during the Holidays are more serious buyers! 2. Serious buyers have fewer houses to choose from during the Holidays and less competition means more money for you! 3. Since the supply of listings will dramati...
By Corey Lee Miner
(Keller Williams Salt Lake City)
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more photos and info here Branded as a Victorian era Destination Retreat, the historic Cannon House is a Vacation Rental that is successfully capturing multiple markets, serving guests from all over the globe.  With over 4,000 square feet of well maintained old world style and charm, there is no...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Aero Club in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report October 2014     Aero Club of Wellington Florida is more than the only fly in community in Wellington Florida! Imagine waking up in the morning to the sun rising and you see it is a clear day for a ride today. You stroll out of your larg...
By Lori Ballen, CVO, Chief Visionary Officer / Ballen Companies
(The Ballen Companies, TBG, TBM, ASAN)
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Fargo, ND is a city of just under 220,000 people that, according to Forbes magazine, has a current unemployment rate of 2.8%. That is well below the national average and is a sign of a very healthy economy. That is a positive bit of information to know if you are planning to sell your home. The ...
By Jeff Fisher, ArizonasRealty
(ReMax Fine Properties)
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          Three Reasons Why Listing Price is the Most Important Aspect of Selling Your Home  Have you decided to sell your home, perhaps to make an upgrade to a newer, larger house, or downsize? Whatever your reasons for selling, you’ll have a number of decisions to make as you determine your lis...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long & Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
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Giving a Seller Another Reason to Be Thankful In the world of Bristow-Gainesville Short Sales, there is no bad time to get a Short Sale Approval letter.  Well, now that I think about it, there is a bad time to get Short Sale Approval---that would be AFTER the buyer has bailed on the contract beca...
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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The Meadows Palm City Capri Pool Home Sold The Gabe Sanders BlueWater realty team was selected by this buyer to assist them in the purchase of this lovely pool home in the Meadows of Palm City on 1780 SW Waterfall Blvd.  The sales price was negotiated to $225,000.  An exceptional value for the bu...
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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Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club Pool Home Sold This Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club Custom Home on 2484 SW Bridgeview Terrace has been sold by the Gabe Sanders BlueWater realty Team.  The sales price was $584,000.  Plus we managed to secure the new owners am ocean access dock for a 50′ deep water ves...