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By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
Comments 9
  OPEN HOUSE~NW Austin~Canyon Creek~11306 Tanya Trail 78726 8/24 1-3pm www.11306tanyatrail.com Buyers, don’t miss this opportunity to view 11306 Tanya Trail Austin, TX 78726 during this weekend’s open house on Sunday, August 24th from 1-3pm. 11306 Tanya Trail Austin, TX 78726  is located in the m...
By Phil Parisi, Specializing in Florida's Treasure Coast
(Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Laviano & Associates)
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Discover This 3/2/2 CBS Victorian Discover This 3/2/2 CBS Victorian Model Home at Heritage Oaks of Tradition. This home is light, bright and very welcoming from the moment you enter the foyer area. The LR/DR is inviting and you will love the screened in patio built for the Florida Lifestyle. It ...
By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Real Estate Connections)
Comments 0
About Old Bridge Estates, Woodbridge VA     Adjacent to Lake Ridge it is smaller, but very similar - rolling hills, ample treed common area, several prominent home builders were involved in its'development, covenient to schools, commuting, shopping and recreation.  There are two lovely ponds...
By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Real Estate Connections)
Comments 0
About Montclair, Dumfries VA Montclair is one of the most popular residential subdivisions in Prince William County and Northern Virginia.Montclair is, as the community's website says, "When you recall your hometown, you are bound to think of tree-lined streets, blooming flowers, ample ...
By Carol Zingone, Global Realtor Based in Jax Beach, FL
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Florida Network Realty)
Comments 7
I've been working hard on getting the listing opportunties I generate to price the home correctly for today's market. Our current inventory (homes for sale) is just about 5 months over the entire Jacksonville area, and we've had multiple offer situations on several price points, typic...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
Comments 5
    Champions Village is a wonderful sub-division in Muskego, Wisconsin ...a golf course community built around the 15th and 16th holes of the lush and challenging, Muskego Lakes Golf Club Course. The streets are named for the champions in golf....as you walk thru the well landscaped neighborhood...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 6
Homes for Sale in Imagination Farms of Davie Fl | Market Report for July 2014   Homes for sale in Imagination Farms in Davie Fl are among the best ones in Davie one can ever see. Imagination Farms was of one of the leading communities constructed in Davie back in 1998 in South Florida. The grand ...
By Mark Boyland, Your Source For Westchester County Real Estate
(Keller Williams)
Comments 2
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Search All Homes For Sale Bedford, NY Homes for Sale Homes for Sale Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Free List of Short Sale Homes For Sale Need to Short Sale your Home? Find out how here   Mark Boyland Keller Williams NY Realty 914-234-4444 Questions?Sche...
By Lori Mode, Mode and Durham, Your Elk Grove Real Estate team
(Keller Williams Realty - Elk Grove, CA Homes for Sale)
Comments 3
Excited that we closed escrow on this beautiful Laguna Woods home today!  These buyers got a great deal on a wonderful home in the prestigous Lagua Woods neighborhood!  For more information about buying a home in Laguna Woods, call us today at (916) 405-5737!     Schedule a Showing/Request Info F...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 2
Miramar Condo on Hutchinson Island Pending    9960 S Ocean Drive, Suite 802 in Miramar II on Hutchinson Island in Jensen Beach, FL is now under contract courtesy of the Gabe Sanders BlueWater realty team. Miramar II – 8th floor with direct Ocean views. Feature includes: laminate wood flooring, re...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Real Estate Pro
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 1
Coeur d'Alene Executive Estate on 8 Acres + Shop A lovely executive estate on 8 pristine acres. Wander the trails through your forest, across wooden bridges along your creek, where wildlife abounds. Only 15 min to downtown Coeur d'Alene and 2 min to Rockford Bay. Over 4700 SF with a luxur...
By Mark Boyland, Your Source For Westchester County Real Estate
(Keller Williams)
Comments 4
Open House: August 24, Sunday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Schedule a Showing/Request Info North Salem Homes for Sale Search All Homes For Sale Bedford, NY Homes for Sale Homes for Sale Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Free List of Short Sale Homes For Sale Need to Short Sale your Home? Find out how...
By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 2
140 Erie Rd Clintonville 2BR, 1.5BA historic home PROPERTY DETAILS $226,650 LISTING INFORMATION MLS: 214033073Bedrooms: 2Full Baths: 1Partial Baths: 1Sq ft: 1744Lot Size: 60 x 170Style: 2 StoryGarage: 2 car detaHeat Source: gasTaxes: $4791.00 PROPERTY DESCRIPTION ~Own a historic home on a quiet ...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty )
Comments 2
Another Baltimore City Home   Sold And Settled By HomeRome Realty       3025 Oakley Ave Baltimore, Md 21215 MLS# BA8189570   Happy buyer, happy seller, happy real estate agents.. all because...   Another Baltimore City Home   Sold And Settled By HomeRome Realty          This single family home in...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 54
Home Sellers in Palm County-Here Are 6 Things You Can Do Now Before the Start of the Season!  For those of us who live in Palm Beach County, our season is just around the corner.  That means that our SnowBirds will be returning, and the activity level for everything picks up. If you plan on putti...
By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
Comments 50
There are many home sellers who wish they had hired a better real estate company when they first put their home on the market. They didn't put much thought into it at the time, but now they find themselves locked into a long-term contract with an agent or organization that will not be selling...
By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Specialist
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
Comments 39
Why Does Kathleen Daniels Vet Buyers On San Jose Homes For Sale??   Kathleen Daniels has a policy and a promise to the sellers of the San Jose homes she lists to attempt to vet out  buyers on all offers received. To vet a buyer means to verify or check for validity, authenticity and accuracy. Muc...
By Brian Heckman, Brian Heckman- Florida Mortgage Lender
(The Heckman Group)
Comments 3
         If your home is valued lowered from its original price, it's a sure sign that your marketing plan failed. Not only have you missed the important first 2 weeks when buyers and real estate professionals are most interested, but there's no way for your home to compete with other ho...
By Waynette Hoover Araj
(RE/MAX Central Realty)
Comments 5
Asheboro NC Home for Sale | 1167 Westover TerraceAsheboro, NC 27205 The best of country style living can be found in this home for sale in Asheboro NC. This beautiful home sits on 0.72 acres of land on Daves Mountain and is surrounded by spectacular views everywhere you look. Having 4 bedrooms an...
By Debbie Walsh, Hudson Valley NY Real Estate 845.928.8000
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 7
77 PEACH PLACE MIDDLETOWN NY SHORT SALE     This 3 level townhouse has no HOA or Common Charges.  Three bedrooms with 2.5 baths and a basement that could be finished for more living space.  Just minutes from the Galleria Mall, Routes 17 & 84 and NJ transit.  Could be a great weekend get-a-way...