Home Selling

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By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Prudential PenFed Realty, "The Real Debbie Reynolds" Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional, 931-920-6730)
Comments 20
411 Faulkner Dr. Clarksville TN Now Closed The seller deserves a lot for the credit for this property receiving an offer in only days because the seller did everything right. The home was well cared for and I just made a couple of small suggestions to make it show even better. Everything else had...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
Comments 11
 NW Austin 2 Story custom brick on a cul-de-sac JUST LISTED in Canyon Creek   www.11306tanyatrail.com   Buyers, act decisively and  you’ll have the best opportunity to buy this home as quality deals sell fast in Canyon Creek! 11306 Tanya Trail Austin, TX 78726 is located in the master planned com...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
Comments 7
Here's a real estate list and sell scenario...the property buyer who has been looking for six years but can't find anything he likes stumbles on to your website. Visits your burg. Scopes out any new listings. The ones he has not already watched each and every real estate video of roughly ...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Prudential PenFed Realty, "The Real Debbie Reynolds" Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional, 931-920-6730)
Comments 103
What Does Motivated Seller Really Mean? These words are used in our daily real estate jargon and also used in the wording in the Multiple Listing Services. We see them so often that we tend to be numb to what is really being said. What does it really mean? When showing a property this week, I rea...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 56
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 Melissa Brown, Realtor - South Charlotte NC Homes for Sale
(Savvy + Co Real Estate)
Comments 0
So you've decided that you want/need to move and it's time to find a helpful listing agent in South Charlotte NC to market your home and get it SOLD!  If you are not one of my previous clients and are not aware of the level of service that I provide, I hope you will read on, and that you ...
By Ellie McIntire, CDPE, Howard County Homes for Sale
(Ellicott City Clarksville Howard County Maryland Real Estate)
Comments 1
Highland Luxury Home for sale -13490 Golden Corn Dr, Highland,MD 20777   Highland Maryland is a small community in Howard County that is actually the perfect location for commuters to Washington or Baltimore. The real estate market in 20777 is quite diverse. Currently active there are 36 homes ra...
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 Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 2
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Port Saint Lucie Homes for Sale FREE List of HUD Homes for Sale Search All Homes for Sale What is your TRADITION FL home worth now? What is your PGA VILLAGE home worth? Port Saint Lucie Homes For Sale   Kevi...
By Maggie McFarland, Pearland Realtor, Homes for Sale in Pearland Texas
(RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland)
Comments 2
0 Pine Street OverviewMapsPhotosMarket Stats $89,900 Single Family Home Main Features Lot: 3.28 acre(s) Location 0 Pine StreetManvel, TX 77578USA Maggie McFarland RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland(281) 412-2022PearlandHomeTeam@aol.comhttp://www.thehomesourceonline.com          Listed by: Maggie...
By Fred Griffin Licensed Real Estate Broker, Tallahassee Florida. Call 850-339-4861
(Frederick Griffin, Licensed Real Estate Broker)
Comments 11
    **  Caveat to Agents and Brokers who comment on this blog  **      We Real Estate Brokers and Agents from competing offices cannot suggest, recommend, or encourage any "standard" amount of commission.  If we do, we may breach Federal Laws regarding collusion and price fixing.      U...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 5
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Port Saint Lucie Homes for Sale FREE List of HUD Homes for Sale Search All Homes for Sale What is your TRADITION FL home worth now? What is your PGA VILLAGE home worth? Port Saint Lucie Homes For Sale   Kevi...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 2
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 2210 SW Matheson Terr, Port St Lucie, FL 34986 CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS on 1707 Coronado Ave, Fort Pierce, FL 34982 Search All Port Saint Lucie, FL Homes For Sale Search All PGA Village Homes for Sale Search All Vero Beach FL Ho...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 9
Waukesha County Real Estate, Homes Over $300K, Kristin Johnston, REMAX, for 7/22/14 to 8/22/14.              By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center                 Waukesha Home Sales Over $300,000 From 7/22/14 to 8/22/14                    ...
By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
Comments 0
With summer drawing to a close (say it isn’t so!), it’s time to cast an eye towards the prospects for this year’s fall home sales market. Fall can be a great time to list a home, but it can be especially opportune for luxury home sales in Henry County. It’s a season that traditionally brings out ...
By Shawn Gerhardson, Top Rated Mortgage Professional
(Waterstone Mortgage NMLS#186434)
Comments 2
Home Buying Tips: Three Items to Watch out for in a Purchase Agreement Contract   The purchase agreement is a vitally important document that outlines the provisions, terms and conditions for the transfer of property. It should be read carefully and any ambiguities should be clarified prior to si...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 6
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Port Saint Lucie Homes For Sale Search All Homes for Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Avoid Foreclosure What is Your Home Worth?   Kevin B Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie 772-834-0099 Questions?Schedule a Showing!   Licensed In:FL Licen...
By Laura S. Baker, Realtor, (920) 728-4118, First Weber Group
(First Weber Group)
Comments 2
Open House 616 W. Madison Avenue Jefferson WI  53549 Go ahead, guess where I'll be Saturday from 11 - 1 p.m! Yep!  Holding an Open House at this beautiful Condo!     Open House 616 W. Madison Avenue Jefferson WI  53549 Go ahead, guess where I'll be Saturday from 11 - 1 p.m.! Yep!  Holding...
By Maggie McFarland, Pearland Realtor, Homes for Sale in Pearland Texas
(RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland)
Comments 1
3406 Mclean Road OverviewMapsPhotosMarket Stats $149,999 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 BathroomsInterior: 1,496 sqftLot: 132,858 sqft Location 3406 Mclean RoadPearland, TX 77584USA Maggie McFarland RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland(281) 412-2022PearlandHomeTeam@aol.comhttp://www....
By Joy Roussell, Dedicated Realtor
Comments 5
Living down south, our garages have become many things! From cool theater rooms to a mini apartment! They have also been known to hold all the things we don't want in the home! All the junk (and sometimes not the junk) end up in our garage! And of course, 95% of us don't like to organize ...