Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

By Johnny Davis, Broker/Owner
(Davis Signature Realty LLC)
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Owner Financing Homes In Clermont, Groveland, Minneola, Mascotte, Montverde and the surrounding areas in Lake County Florida.  Is this you? Are you ready to buy a home but your credit isn't quite where it should be yet? Are you thinking you may have to wait months or even years before your credit...
By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance)
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Vacation Getaway or Year Round Home for Sale 3 MInutes to the RiverEnjoy the Colorado lifestyle on a shoestring. Lovely 1 acre lot with manufactured home. Quiet, private. 3 minutes to the river if you enjoy fishing or kayaking. 4 minutes to trailheads for hikers. This home is clean and the groun...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Real Estate Market Report, New Berlin,WI for 4/4/15-5/4/15, Remax  By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center                                       New Berlin Real Estate,Waukesha Cty Real Estate,Waukesha Cty Realtor                             ...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long & Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
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....And Then the Soap Dish Fell Off the WallThe details involved in a Bristow, VA home sale are too numerous to rattle off.  Start with the many deadlines, contingencies and so forth in the contract.  That's a lot to start.  Then there is peripheral stuff that has to happen for a buyer and seller...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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Listing Prices in Gilbert, Arizona April 2015 Real estate market data for Gilbert, AZ provided by Nicole Doty of  Zion Realty. April recorded the fifth straight month that Active listing prices have increased in Gilbert, Arizona. Going all the way back to November of 2014 the average home in Gilb...
By Christina Welch, St Johns County Real Estate
(Keller Williams Jacksonville Realty)
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Two Story Waterfront Home in St Johns, FL Overview Maps Photos Features Description Video Neighborhood $265,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 2,606 sqftYear Built: 2000MLS #: 769771 Location 257 Village Green AveSt Johns, FL 32259USA Welch Team Ke...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Don't you love people who know everything. When a local agent called to see my new listing they went on and on how they were happy that I had so much free time to write blogs, because that will leave more Real Estate business for them. I politely asked how that would be? They replied seeing I had...
By Patricia Feager, MBA, GRI, Cert Negotiations Expert, Military Relo Prof, The Little REALTOR® That Could
(Dallas Premier Keller Williams Realty)
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             Maggie & Radar  Sometimes the best thing a REALTOR® can do for their clients with pets who are moving is to take the dogs who are people to them too for a nice long walk. At the other end of the leash was me, taking Maggie & Radar out for one last walk around the neighborhood to get ...
By Brenda D. Moore, Associate Broker - The Real Estate Advantage
(Licensed in the Commonwealth of VA)
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More Homes Sell in May,  June, July and August then any other months of the year.  These are the prime months for Real Estate.  If you have not listed your home and you have been thinking about doing so, please give me a call and lets talk it over.  We still have time to get you SOLD and in your ...
By Michelle Grunberg, When Honesty, Integrity and Loyalty Matters!
(Keller Williams Realty Centre)
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 What is My Home Worth?  Wondering what is my home worth? Would you like to receive a custom evaluation for your home?       The custom evaluation will including comparisons to other homes that have recently sold or are on the market. Why is that important? The custom evaluation guarantees you re...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Meadow Wood de Wellington FL  | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Marzo 2015 Meadow Wood es una comunidad establecida en Wellington, Fl y si esta buscando una casa para la venta en Wellington, Meadow Wood puede ser lo indicado para usted. Es perfecto si usted quiere estar cerca de los sh...
By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance)
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Home for Sale 16 miles SE of Salida CO with 2 ponds and creek You will never be bored by the sights, sounds, and beauty that surround this quiescent home on 9.87 acres located 16 miles southeast of Salida Colorado. A unique property - very adequate & comfortable house with granite counter tops i...
By Susan Haughton, Helping you buy or sell your Alexandria home
(Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545)
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Recently I was perusing listings for a buyer client and cursing (silently to myself) the quality of the photos. There are literally rooms I could not identify.  So many of the photos were dark and out of focus, I could not figure out what I was even seeing. I shook my head at the quality and wond...
By Ken Patterson, Roseville Real Estate, TOP Rocklin Realtor
(TPR Properties)
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1580 Thurman Way - Folsom CA Homes for Sale - SOLDKen Patterson with TPR Properties sold another beautiful Folsom CA Home  The Parkway in Folsom CA is an amazingly beautiful neighborhood.  This home sold for $458,000.  4 Beds with 3 baths and a pool.  It sold FAST!  Folsom Home Values - check out...
Selling your home is a difficult decision but when you decide to sell, you should take off your homeowner's hat and look at it from an investment angle. How do you know if you're getting a fair deal on the home you're prepared to place an offer on? Read below to find out how to evaluate the price...
By Shanna Day Mega Team Leader (AZ & UT), BUY or SELL Your Home FAST w/The Shanna Day Team!
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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Back On Market: 4.4 Acre Private Estate + Nicely Remodeled Townhouse!Click on an image to view listing information for that home                          Click on an address caption to view the blog for that home 1301 N Val Vista DR Mesa, AZ 85205Clean and in near perfect condition, meticulous wi...
By Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO
(Cedaredge Land Company)
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What's My Stone Mountain Village Home Worth...May 2015The Stone Mountain Village real estate market has taken a turn for the better over the last year. Home values have risen at least 29% since the fall of last year. What has really helped this Delta, CO neighborhood recover is the reduction in t...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Equestrian Club de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Marzo 2015 Cuando se habla de bienes raíces en Wellington, debemos decir que El Equestrian Club de Wellington es una de las más maravillosas comunidades en el área. Definitivamente se sentirá inspirado al entrar a esta c...
By Sharon & Bruce Walter, West Lafayette homes for sale
(Keller Williams Realty Lafayette, IN)
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  Lafayette IN 47909 Benjamin Crossing 3 bedroom 2 full bath ranch home for sale near Wabash National and Nanshan America located at 2601 Brewster Lane, Lafayette IN 47909. Lafayette IN 47909 Benjamin Crossing 3 bedroom 2 full bath ranch home for sale near Wabash National and Nanshan America offe...
By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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940 Norris Dr. Columbus 43224 3BD, 1.5BA, 1,787 sq ft split level home PROPERTY DETAILS $127,500 LISTING INFORMATION MLS: 215007112Bedrooms: 3Full Baths: 1Partial Baths: 1Sq ft: 1787Lot Size: 70x140Style: Split 3-LevelGarage: 1 CarHeat Source: GasTaxes: $2206.00 PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Maize manor ...