Home Selling

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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     ...
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 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 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 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 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...
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 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 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 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 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...
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 City Waterfront Pool Home Pending The Gabe Sanders BlueWater Realty Team has brought the buyer to this Palm City Waterfront Home that is listed for $585,000. This beautiful home is nestled in a small 7 home waterfront community. Features include genuine wood plank floors, ceramic tile, two s...
By Beth McIntyre
(Keller Williams Realty)
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  SOLD in 16 Days! Multiple Offers!     Home Photos Local Schools     SOLD         Beth McIntyre Keller Williams Realty 860-508-7855 Licensed In:CT License #:0388065       267 Silver Street North Granby, CT 06060 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms : 4 ( 2 full, 2 half ) List Price: $429,900 Living Area Appro...
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 PENDING! Beautiful pond front lot with access to 120 acre lake.         Description Photos Maps & Local Schools       Schedule a Showing What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Port Saint Lucie Homes for Sale See Property Details   Call 772-834-0099 for ...
By Fred Carver-Top Realtor Victoria, BC, Accredited Victoria BC Real Estate Consultant
(Re/Max Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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Victoria Pending Waterfront Home Sales November 21,2014 There are currently 38 MLS Pending Victoria Waterfront Home Sales Looking For a Waterfront Home to Buy in Greater Victoria? Then you have come to the right place. Map of Greater Victoria BC   Where are the Most Popular Places in Victoria for...
Contact info:Home Buyers Realty | HomeFinders@HomeBuyersRealty.com | 209-321-0445 101 E Noble St, Stockton, CA 95204 $104,900 KEY FEATURESYear Built: 1927Sq Footage: 912 sqft.Bedrooms: 1 BedBathrooms: 2 BathsParking: 1 OtherLot Size: 4356 Square FeetProperty Type: Single Family HouseDESCRIPTION T...
By Duncan Townsend, Professional Real Estate: Principal, BIC
(Dana Properties, LLC.)
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Sell Your House in 7 Days or Less_SCHomeBuyers.net  SEE: http://www.SCHomeBuyers.net/   Sell Your House in 7 Days or Less Special Note: We are licensed real estate agents!   We Buy Houses Charleston SC Sell Your South Carolina House in 7 Days or Less - We Buy Houses!"We are the #1 Real Estate Mar...
By Sussie Sutton, UTR TEXAS Realtors - Rep for buyers and sellers.
(UTR Texas Realtors)
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Our Christmas Tree is UP!   Last Friday my daughter and her boyfriend came over to help us set up the Christmas Tree. It is a tradition that my other daughter refuses to partake in. My son is in Illinois, so they can't come either. I don't want the great grand kids helping because they are too l...
By Rain Silverhawk, Realtor, Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate 208-610-0011
(Keller Williams Sandpoint)
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The Price Is Right A house priced too high will languish on the market. Before listing your home for sale, make sure the price is appropriate. Look at the prices of recently sold homes in your neighborhood. Focus on houses of similar size and condition to yours to find the best comparable sales p...
By Tom White, TW Realty Group, Franklin TN--South of Nashville
(Benchmark Realty, LLC (615) 870-8169 or www.TWRealtyGroup.net)
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What's My Hardison Hills Townhome Worth? Market Report Jan.-Nov. 2014 Hardison Hills Townhomes are the hottest selling townhomes in Franklin TN for the period January through November 2014. During this period, 27 units have been sold. No development has sold more during this time period. Here are...