Home Selling

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By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Price Reduction in Autumn Trace Subdivision in Centerville Georgia Price Reduction in Autumn Trace Subdivision - 123 Montrose Lane This well maintained property just had a price reduction in Autumn Trace Subdivision in Centerville Georgia. This home was built in 2004 and has much to offer consume...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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SOLD in the Wexford Place Subdivision in Byron GA 31008 SOLD in Byron GA Sorry middle GA buyers...This home was barely on the market long enough for the ink to dry before a savvy buyer stepped in and made a great offer. It was accepted after a short negotiation and the result is another home just...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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Thinking about selling a home in the Charlotte, NC metro area this spring? Before you put your house on the market, check out our Spring 2015 Seller's Guide edition of "Things To Consider When Selling A Home."   The Spring 2015 Seller's Guide edition of "Things To Consider When Selling A Home" wi...
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 the BRILLIANT real estate marketing team, We help people buy and sell ~ Brilliantly!
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Welcome to this mint condition, versatile cape with plenty of traditional character, just seconds from Huntington Harbor & village.  Perched on a small hill overlooking Halesite, it features a full walk-out basement and therefore offers not just 2 but 3 floors of unexpected living space.   4 tru...
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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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   JUST LISTED     Just Listed PGA Village Pool Home   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE MY REVIEWS                 CLICK here for full details of this property.   7690 Wexford Way Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986   Bedrooms: 4 | Bathrooms: 4 full, 1 hal...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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I will be taking a listing within a week and thought I would share most of the details.    -Town of Burlington -Ranch style home with huge unfinished basement with shower -3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 2 car detached garage -Situated on a dead-end street, next to a cul de sac, with wetlands in rear -Almost...
By Cutberto & Rhonda Salas, Salas Home Team
(Halo Group Realty LLC)
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Sure, you can sell your house fast in today's seller's market but then where do you go?  With such a shortage of houses on the market now days, it surely makes you stop and think twice about putting your house for sale.  Getting top dollar for your house if you sell now helps you in the buyer's m...
By Heidi Herda 612-807-4858, Keller Williams Classic Realty
(Keller Williams Classic Realty)
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Champlin Real Estate & Homes For Sale, March 16th-22nd, 2015 Courtesy of Heidi Herda ~ Herda Home Team ~ 612.807.4858   This is a weekly blog post geared to letting Champlin residents get a feel for the current Real Estate market right here in their own community. Being knowledgeable about the cu...
By Paula Prince, Top 10% Grossing Realtor in NWA
(Coldwell Banker Harris McHaney and Faucette)
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"And we are off!"  The Real Estate Selling Season is positioned to get  into full swing. But, if buyers don't like what they see on the outside , it's likely they will never walk through the door. Here are 10 ways to boost your home's curb appeal Make a place for your trash cans that is out of th...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Mukwonago Real Estate 2/25/15-3/25/15 Remax Mukwonago Realtor              Mukwonago Real Estate Report by Kristin Johnston, Buyer Agent   Kristin Johnston Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Mukwonago, WI For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Waukesha County, WI   My name is Kristin Johnston o...
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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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   JUST SOLD     JUST SOLD! Vitalia at Tradition in Port St Lucie FL. Premier 55+ living with amazing clubhouse and very active community.   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE MY REVIEWS                 CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this home  ...
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 is located in DC Ranch, one of the most prestigious subdivisions in Scottsdale, Arizona. The architecture of this home mixes an old brick style with modern clean, straight lines. Expertly tucked in to the natural desertscape surroundings this...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Not Everything Lasts Forever- Check These Before You Sell Your House. If you plan on selling your house soon or even in the next year or two, you’re no doubt thinking about what you need to do to help get it sold.  Of course, you want to hire a real estate agent who is the local expert in your ar...
By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance)
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Mountain Home with guest house - Private Lovely Mountain home on 35 acres. Welcome to the Marjorie Rose Ranch. This 4-5 bedroom home is impeccably designed... every room has windows that frame the aspen grove that the home is nestled in. In the basement you will find a prep room for making sausag...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Are you ready for Spring Selling season in the Greater Los Angeles area? Posted on Mar 24, 2015 by Endre Barath in Economic Outlook |  Are you ready for Spring Selling season in the Greater Los Angeles area? If you are a seller you need to look at the Trends, are the prices increasing in your po...
By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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Under Contract - Tallyn's Reach - Aurora, CO  80016     This beauty was only on the market for a few hours, and the first offer came in, and the next day the offer they ultimately accepted - full price.    When a home is ready to show and priced at fair market value - the home will sell!     Stu...
By Jan Sohlman, RE/MAX Integrity
(RE/MAX Integrity)
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Ever have a listing appointment and wonder what happened here? Yes, this one takes the prize.... Seller installed a ceiling fan. No I am not going to list this as a feature!   Enjoy the laugh! Jan Sohlman RE/MAX Integrity Helping others with their real estate needs for over 29 years! Call me tod...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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  Will Staging Cost You?  It May Cost You More If You Don’t! If you are planning on placing your home on the market someone may have suggested staging to you. However, who wants to put money into a house they’re not going to be living in?! Maybe you want to put the For Sale sign up and see what h...
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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