Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

By Cutberto & Rhonda Salas, Salas Home Team
(Halo Group Realty LLC)
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Sellers, you really can do this!  It's a sellers market and we have many qualified buyers looking to purchase a house now.  Don't delay.  Sell your house now while you can call the shots.  We can help you sell your house quickly and at the best possible price. Call Salas Home Team today!  Click t...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 7
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By Brad Thomsen, Managing Broker
(CENTURY 21 Real Estate Center)
Comments 0
 For Professional Real Estate Services in Mukilteo contact Brad Thomsen, Managing Broker at Century 21 Real Estate Center.Call, text or email for more information.    425-890-4649   |   brad@Century21.comThe latest trends in Mukilteo Real Estate can be found hereHave you ever wanted instant acces...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 22
The Price is Reduced in Perry GA in Houston Springs SubdivisionHouston Springs Property and Community InformationMiddle GA 55+ buyers...this lovely home in Perry GA in Houston Springs Subdivision just had the price reduced! With 1,483 heated square feet, all on one-level, this well maintained hom...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 15
How angry do you get reading this? Meeting with a local group of residents, the talk turned to me when they found out I was in Real Estate. The question posed was "Why would a big national franchise agent list my home if they were not going to do anything to get it sold?" The answer is simple, so...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 9
  Warwick Ranch RI for Sale -134 Pequot Ave Coming to Market       Overview Maps Photos Features Neighborhood $205,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 BathroomsInterior: 2,144 sqftYear Built: 1963 Location 134 Pequot AvenueWarwick, RI 02USA Ginny Lacey Gorman Phillips Post Road Real...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
Comments 13
32 Wolfpit Avenue, Norwalk, CTCOME TAKE A LOOK! Front Entrance with beautiful new masonry      MUST SEE!  this adorable colonial.   This is a sweet house that is priced to sell! Come place your offer!   Great Location, great condition, - all amazing!   Cared for with lots of  TLC!    New roof 201...
By Nina Rogoff, Your Hometown Realtor in Sharon MA
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Comments 1
Nina Rogoff Closed on 142 South Main Street Sharon MA - 3 Bedroom Home Sold in Sharon MACongratulations to my happy Sellers, on their 3 bedroom home that was for sale in Sharon MA! We closed this morning!If you are thinking of selling your home in Sharon MA, call me at 781-883-3764. We can start ...
By Amanda and Jared Christiansen, Realtors and Broker Associates, Century 21 Bradley
(Century 21 Bradley (260)704-0843)
Comments 2
The average sales price in the Fort Wayne area is around $125,000.  The luxury market in Fort Wayne consists of homes sold for $300,000 or more.  Here is a look at what sold in the luxury market in Allen County in February of 2015.  Homes sold:  17Average list price:  $422,995Average sales price:...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 28
Kathleen GA Home for Sale in St Andrews SubdivisionSt Andrews Property and Community InformationMiddle GA buyers...your home search is over! This newly listed home for sale in Kathleen GA in St Andrews Subdivision has 2,223 heated square feet and is move-in ready. If you think this could be the h...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 11
Every time the phone rings, there can be some excitement on the other end. This time it is a very irate woman screaming "Why her house is not selling?" My first question was who she is and what her address is. It is not one of my listings, so why is she calling me and why is she yelling? She tell...
By Solutions Real Estate San Diego, Expert Real Estate Advisors in San Diego
(Solutions Real Estate)
Comments 0
When you're looking for a partner to help you negotiate the complexities of selling a home, you've come to the right place. The experience, dedication and strong communication you'll receive here will help ensure the successful and profitable sale of your home:1. The Local Advantage - Take advant...
By Heidi Herda 612-807-4858, Keller Williams Classic Realty
(Keller Williams Classic Realty)
Comments 1
3131 Zarthan Ave S, St Louis Park Home, Under ContractListing Courtesy of Heidi Herda Real Estate, 612.807.4858 - http://HomesSoldByHeidi.com   Act Fast, This One Will Not Last!     Under Contract       Get the Sales Price! Schedule a Showing/Request Info More St. Louis Park Homes What is Your Ho...
By Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
Comments 3
Glendale 3 bedroom home for sale w/ Pool To Search Local Mls "Click Here"   To view this property website, click the picture or visit: http://4233wbluefield.AgentMarketing.com   4233 W BluefieldGlendale , AZSan Gabraiel home for sale Glendale AZ 85308   Offered at $220,000.00 4233wbluefield.Agen...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
Comments 15
2 Story Austin White Stone JUST LISTED in Canyon Creek in NW Austin www.9532indigobrush.com Buyers, act decisively and  you’ll have the best opportunity to buy this home as quality deals sell fast in Canyon Creek! 9532 Indigo Brush Dr. Austin, TX 78726 is located in the master planned community o...
By Norma Toering Broker for Palos Verdes and Beach Cities, Palos Verdes & Beach Cities Homes in L.A.
(Charlemagne International Properties)
Comments 0
Silver Spur neighborhood real estate and home sales report for Rancho Palos Verdes & Rolling Hills Estates, CA in April 2015.Silver Spur is a popular neighborhood for first time residents on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Silver Spur is also one of the most affordable neighborhoods on the Palos Verd...
By Lynn Afton, REALTOR® Near Big Rapids, MI, Mecosta County
(Greenridge Realty Oakmont)
Comments 0
Selling your home in Michigan...  What's that smell? If you are selling your home, you may not realize that one of the very first things that impact how a Buyer FEELS about your home is the odors that they encounter when first entering your home...  and each room! Too much fragrance at every turn...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 15
This week's edition of the most expensive home sold in Arizona comes to us from Paradise Valley. Built in the exclusive neighborhood of Mummy Mountain Park this modern and stylish luxury home is over 12,000 square feet in size and is situated on over 2 acres! The straight lines and huge glass doo...
By Janice Ankrett, Accredited Staging Professional
(Janice Ankrett Home Staging)
Comments 14
In the good old days, appliances that were not built-ins were not included in the house. The seller took them with them from house to house. It didn't matter if they were older as long as they worked. Flash forward to today, the appliances now stay with the house. This includes the stove, frig, w...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 11
105 Highbank Ave N. Kingstown Open House Sunday 12-2 pm  105 Highbank Avenue North Kingstown RI coastal home This Move In ready North Kingstown walk to water home is one of the very few coastal homes with NO flood insurance.  Yet you can walk to 3 beaches, put your small boat in the water and hav...