Home Selling

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By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Days Are Filled with Flood Plains    This is a broad statement but remember I live, work and market in the ocean state, Rhode Island.  So yes, my days are filled with flood zones and their impact upon the RI coastal real estate properties I list, sell and that my home buyers want to buy.   It is ...
By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, Century 21 AA Lindenhurst NY
(Long Island NY Real Estate Agent)
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The #1 Incentive To Attract Buyers When Selling Your House Price. It. Right. Sounds simple and it's common sense right? Even in a seller's market, if your Long Island NY house is not priced right it will not sell. The only thing you will be doing is helping similar homes in your neighborh...
By John McCormack, AlbuquerqueHomes.com
(Albuquerque Homes Realty * www.AlbuquerqueHomes.com)
Comments 27
Very Attractive Price Drop On This Move In Ready NE Albuquerque 87110 Home   YouTube Featuring  5804 Alta Monte NE Albuquerque NM 87110     Take full advantage of this nice price reduction on this updated NE Albuquerque 87110 home!   Check out some of what this bright and updated home on a spacio...
By Nick Walton, Call 469-556-2393
(JP & Associates REALTORS®)
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How Do I Evaluate An Offer? Firstly getting professional advice from a Realtor, who can explain the ins and outs of an offer is imperative However you also need to be comfortable with the decision. For more information please watch the short video below :
By Laura Filip, THE SIGN OF SOLD STARTS HERE. CALL US TODAY
(RE/MAX UTOPIA WHITESBORO,SHERMAN,DENISON TX,TEXOMA)
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RE/MAX UTOPIA Laura Filip Direct: (903) 271-4978Mobile Phone: (903) 271-4978Business Fax: (903) 564-9778Website or Mobile:http://www.laurafilip.remaxtexas.com/DFW12091837E-mail: laurafilip@remax.net   200 S Broadway Street S Collinsville , TX 76233 | PRICE REDUCTION  Collinsville Tx Real Estate ...
By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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We have been preaching about the significant impact of the internet on real estate marketing since 2007, and now we can provide some real evidence to back it up. We started measuring home sales on a daily basis more than 12 years ago, and have actually produced a graphic that shows real estate co...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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South Kingstown RI Home for Sale | First Look Coming to Market This renovated South Kingstown RI home for sale is coming to the RI real estate market soon so here is your first look to this amazing mint condition colonial contemporary home.  Located in the southern part of South Kingstown in the ...
By Ritu Desai, Northern Virginia Realtor - Fairfax/Loudoun/PW - 7
(Samson Properties)
Comments 3
Very similar to the rest of the country the housing market in the Northern Virginia has been overall very slow. There are buyers looking but we have seen a significant increase in inventory this year compared to past few years.  If you are one of the Northern Virginia home owners whose house is o...
By Don Sabinske, Sabinske & Associates Inc.
(Don Sabinske, Sabinske & Associates Inc.)
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As a former arbitration judge for the Minnesota Association of Realtors Ethics and Arbitration panel, I have heard a myriad of stories related to "BAD" or ineffective Realtors®.  It is imperative you choose your Realtor® as carefully as you would your next home.  From my first real esta...
By Terri Poehler, Coral Springs Real Estate Agent
(Realtor)
Comments 3
Coral Springs Country Club Recent Sales for June 2014 The Country Club area of Coral Springs is one of the nicest communities still kept up today. And the amazing thing is, all the residents in there just do it out of home ownership pride. There isn't any Home Owners Association keeping afte...
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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    Spacious Palm Cove Townhome Rented This Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club Townhome in a prestigious Palm City, Florida Golf and Yachting community has been leased after being vacant for only 1 week by the Gabe Sanders BlueWater realty team. OverviewMapsPhotosDescription $2,400 Residential Rental ...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
(Broker/ Owner HomeRome Realty-Author "Real Estate the Rome Way" 410-530-2400)
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This Baltimore Beauty Will Be On The Market Soon 6210 Park Heights Ave Stathmore Towers Baltimore, Md. 21215 #701 You'll recall a delightful young woman who came to Baltimore to attend college and who found her home  at Strathmore Towers. The transaction started when her mother contacted me f...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
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Another Closing for Dorie Dillard at 11232 Avery Station Loop   My buyers did their homework and now closed on the home of their dreams! They knew they wanted new construction and needed their current home sold to purchase. I listed and sold their home so they were in a position to downsize and w...
By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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  BUY THIS HOME & WE WILL BUY YOUR HOME, CALL 402-943-9494.     Do not miss out on this remodeled Bellevue gem. This thoroughly updated home includes four bedrooms plus a main floor office. Everything inside this home will delight you - NEW carpet, paint, ceiling fans, fixtures, flooring, an...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 3
  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 Tom Burris, Texas Mortgage Dallas Mortgage FHA
(NMLS# 335055)
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Good article by Teral. There seems to be a mystery behind the topic and Teral has set us straight.Call Teral if you are looking to buy or sell a home.   Ever wonder who makes the choice of title company on a purchase contract for the sale of a house? It's a choice that both the buyer and the ...
By Brian Kim, Broker Associate, Group BK
(Group Twenty Six)
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Just Listed     600 ABBOTT AVE. RIDGEFIELD, NJ 07657 NEW CONSTRUCTION 4712 SQUARE FEET. FINISHED BASEMENT IS 1350 SQ FT. FIRST FLOOR IS 1753 SQ FT. SECOND FLOOR IS 1609 SQ FT. NO EXPENSE WAS SPARED IN THIS ALL BRICK COLONIAL. HARDWOOD FLOORS THROUGHOUT. IMPORTED PORCELAIN FLOORS, CENTRAL VACUUM, ...
By John Day
(Long and Foster Real Estate Inc.)
Comments 3
FIRST IMPRESSIONS...   Sellers, make the first impression a great one. There are many, many things that people think they need to do in order to sell their homes. I sometimes get to the listing appointment and have the sellers give me a huge laundry list of things they have done or plan to do to ...
By Nick T Pappas, Madison & Huntsville Alabama Real Estate Resource
(Assoc. Broker/Broker ABR, SFR, e-Pro, @Homes Realty Group, Huntsville AL)
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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 Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Real Estate Connections)
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Bethel Church has been at the same intersection (Smoketown and Minnieville) since it was built in 1850. Originally, it sat across from the Sunoco service station in what would have been the middle of Smoketown Road. In 1977 the Bethel Historical Society had the building moved to its present site...