Home Selling

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By Nick T Pappas, Madison & Huntsville Alabama Real Estate Resource
(Assoc. Broker/Broker ABR, SFR, e-Pro, @Homes Realty Group, Huntsville AL)
Comments 91
Selling My Home As-Is Or Make Needed Repairs As a Realtor in Huntsville Alabama I'm confronted with this topic all the time.  I hope the following will shed a little light on the topic of selling your home "As-Is". Selling My Home "As-Is" If you find yourself in the positi...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 13
Add Home Staging to this winning combo of ocean view and Highland Beach, Florida address and you'll have your high-rise condo SOLD!    Highland Beach, Florida is located in the southern portion of Palm Beach County  bordered by Delray Beach to the North and West, and Boca Raton to its south/w...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 4
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Verano of PGA Village at Saint Lucie West Homes for Sale PGA Village at Saint Lucie West Homes for Sale Port Saint Lucie Homes for Sale FREE List of HUD Homes for Sale Search All Homes for Sale What is your ...
By Tammie White, TW Realty Group, Franklin TN, South of Nashville
(Benchmark Realty, LLC (615) 495-0752 or www.TWRealtyGroup.net)
Comments 1
Hire the Agent Who Thinks Like a Buyer Thinks When Marketing Your Franklin TN Home You've decided to sell your Franklin TN home. The next step is hiring an agent for the job. You know your neighbor is a real estate agent and your sister's husband Joe knows an agent but how do you decide t...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
Comments 7
OPEN HOUSE~NW Austin~Canyon Creek~9420 Jenaro Ct. 7/27/14 2-4p www.9420jenaro.com Buyers, don’t miss this opportunity to view 9420 Jenaro Ct. Austin, TX 78726 during this weekend’s open house Sunday, July 27th from 2-4pm.   This home is located in the master planned community of Canyon Creek in ...
By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 2
In the middle of my afternoon of preparing new listings for the week and talking with potential sellers, I ended up taking an emergency listing yesterday that popped up out of nowhere. Well, many listings seem to pop up out of nowhere these days from sellers who suddenly call and need their homes...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
(Broker/ Owner HomeRome Realty-Author "Real Estate the Rome Way" 410-530-2400)
Comments 6
    TOO LATE!     This Single Family Brick Beauty In Baltimore   Had Multiple Offers   2700 E. Northern Parkway Baltimore, Md.  21214 MLS #BA8243516       You missed this great single family brick home with an entrance parlor, living room with fireplace, separate dining room, eat in kitchen, sun ...
By Richard & Beth Witt, Broker/Owner RE/MAX Wittney Estates Long Island NY
(RE/MAX Wittney Estates 516-795-6900 www.longislandrealestatesearch.com)
Comments 1
Massapequa Park, NY Home Sold In 52 Days For details contact RE/MAX Wittney Estates View homes currently available for sale in Massapequa Park between $500,000.00 - $600,000.00   We congratulate Theresa Kusmierczyk  with RE/MAX Wittney Estates since 1985 for another job well done and we wish the...
By David Dee, Real Estate - San Gabriel Valley (L.A.) & N. Orange County CA
(IRN REALTY)
Comments 1
HIGH DEMAND RENTAL AREA.   PROPERTY ADDRESS: 17201 ELM, HUNTINGTON BEACH CA 92647   2 Units in Front building plus Detached 2-story HOME built 2002 in back building. Special mix of 3 Units on 2 separate buildings. Located in Cul-De-Sac on 10,000+ sft lot.   Prime Location of Huntington Beach. Co...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
Comments 2
First Impressions Start Outside the Home with Curb Appeal!              CURB APPEAL is the primary piece of advice I give my sellers. When buyers approach a home, they will form an immediate opinion about it, which means they probably have an opinion on it before they get inside.   If the "c...
By Dale Samples, REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
(304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com )
Comments 1
Sold! Lake Chaweva Cabin Has New Owner Situated on 1/2 acre wooded lot, this charming rustic cabin is great for a get-away without really going away. The home features 2 bedrooms, 1 bath with a loft that could be 3rd bedroom. Best of all, it is located in Cross Lanes, WV which is classified as a ...
By Wayne Johnson, San Antonio REALTOR, San Antonio Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker D'Ann Harper REALTORS®)
Comments 1
Ranch Home Sold in Laurel Mountain Ranch This ranch home sold in Laurel Mountain Ranch. It was placed on the market in early June and was under contract two weeks later.   Nicely maintained and gently lived in, it competed very effectively with some of the newly constructed homes in the area. Lau...
By Duncan Townsend, Professional Real Estate: Principal, BIC
(Dana Properties, LLC.)
Comments 0
$875 / 4br - 1317ft² - ▐►Summerville Rent to Own Duplex (131 Boone Street)     4BR / 2.5Ba 1317ft2 duplexavailable jul 22w/d hookups off-street park 131 Boone Street This is By Far the Best Valued Summerville Home in a Planned Community.Summerville, 4 Bedrooms - 2.5 Baths - Dorchester District 2 ...
By Garrigus Real Estate - Call Now: 1 (888) 9-LIST-IT
(Coldwell Banker Kivett-Teeters)
Comments 5
11210 Burke ST, Beaumont 92223 – Standard Sale! Price: $299,000Address: 11210 Burke STCity: BeaumontState: CAZIP: 92223 MLS #: EV13064443Square Feet: 3027Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 3Basement: No Additional Features: Corner Lot, Fairway Canyon Community in Beaumont, California, Fireplace, Formal Dining...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 19
What is the Adults Children Responsibility to Parents in Housing?   We all have different lives, responsibilities and things to do but we always have responsibility to our parents as they age.  In RI real estate it becomes clear all the time as I view homes on a market analysis when an adult chil...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 32
SOLD in the Hawthorne Subdivision in Warner Robins Georgia SOLD in Warner Robins Georgia It sounds like a broken record but is typically true...sellers who keep their home well maintained, reasonably updated, and priced according to the current market conditions stand the best opportunity to sell...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 35
Sellers-You Are Responsible for Your MLS Photos!   Your house is for sale and you’ve probably heard how important your MLS photos are.  They are!  90% of buyers will begin their search for their new home on the Internet.   Buyers are human and if your MLS photos don't look good when viewed o...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 0
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Search All Homes for Sale CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 4947 NE 122nd Dr, Okeechobee, FL 34972 Search All Okeechobee Homes for Sale Search All Tradition FL Homes for Sale Search All PGA Village Homes for Sale Search All Port Saint Lucie, FL Homes For Sale Tesor...
By Joe Neuah, Doing Real Estate with Passion!!
(Rodeo Realty)
Comments 1
Loni Anderson pulling up stakes in Sherman Oaks   Loni Anderson, who increased to fame on the series “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has put her residence in Sherman Oaks on the market at $2.435 million. See more homes for sale in Sherman Oaks,CA. Set behind gates on a hillside, the home was custom-built i...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 2
The Kevin B Tolbert PA Team of Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie is so proud to finally announce after months of negotiation that we have a NEW HOME CONSTRUCTION custom builder coming back to Port St Lucie that has been one of the America's premier builders for over 30 years. The Kevin ...