Home Selling

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By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   Price Reduced!     Come grab a beautiful lot in Southbend only walking distance from Jessica Clinton Park and only 2 minutes from turnpike at Becker Road or s   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE MY REVIEWS       Search All Homes for Sale in Tori...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Milwaukee,WI Real Estate Market Report By Kris Johnston,3/1/15-4/1/15                  By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center                   Kristin Johnston Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Milwaukee County, WI For the Last 30 Days...
By Heidi Herda 612-807-4858, Keller Williams Classic Realty
(Keller Williams Classic Realty)
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Champlin Real Estate & Homes For Sale March 23rd-29th, 2015 Courtesy of Heidi Herda ~ Herda Home Team ~ 612.807.4858 Thank you for visiting! This is a weekly blog post geared to letting Champlin residents get a feel for the current Real Estate market right here in their own community. This page i...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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    Address: 32601 Yahnke RD Burlington, Wisconsin 53105-8738 Taxed by: Burlington MLS #: 1412137           357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066   Phone: 414-254-6647   Fax:   Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com   http://www.kristinjohnston.com       Provided as a courtesy of: Kristin K Johnston A...
By Yuri Ramirez-Villanueva, Sacramento Realtor, (Hablo Español)
(Keller Williams Realty Elk Grove)
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     The economy is improving but unfortunately not everyone is doing better. I just finished a short sale for my clients who were going through one heck of a time. Both unemployed for over a year, they were depleting their savings in an effort to stay current on their mortgage…they wanted to kee...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   Pending Sale     PENDING IN ONLY 27 DAYS! 6116 Floral Lakes Dr, Delray Beach, FL 33484   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE MY REVIEWS       Search All Homes for Sale in Torino Area of Saint Lucie West FL   6116 Floral Lakes Drive Delray Beach, F...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   Pending Sale     ANOTHER PENDING VACANT LOT: Beautiful high and dry lot located near new or newer homes, quiet street.   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE MY REVIEWS       What is Your Home Worth?   561 SW Lucero Drive Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983...
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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        Why list (sell) your home with the Shanna Day Dream Home Team?    Well, we have listed just a few of the things we do to SELL Your Home FAST and at TOP $$$$...       1              Determine Strategic Pricing With YOU   2              Customize a Marketing Strategy for YOUR Home and Neigh...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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 I am sure you are familiar with the phrase "Do you want fries with that?" Well, there's a new phrase in real estate marketing that I'm guessing you aren't familiar with....   "Do you want a bride with that?"   Sellers often throw a little something extra in with the house to entice buyers, but t...
By Debra B Albert - Find Real Estate in Port St. Lucie Team Albert, We Make Real Estate Happen - Buy - Sell - or Rent
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Although there are many reasons people move and the numbers are showing home sales are rising, it is true that not everyone is in a position to sell their home.  Existing-home sales are up nearly 5 percent from last year, but sales would be much higher if it wasn't for the negative equity overha...
By Katerina Brosda, Miami Real Estate Broker
(Brosda & Bentley Realtors™ ● (786) 363-8551)
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By Erin Newington, Elk Grove Realtor
((916) 548-9198 Real Estate Masters)
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  We are so excited to announce we SOLD another home in Galt, CA! Poor Mary is 85 years old and all alone with no immediate family in the Galt area. Her granddaughter called us to help her sell Mary's home, so she could move her back to Idaho with her. We've been so worried about Mary there all b...
By Silvia Dukes PA, REALTOR, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Sold in Spring Hill Florida 34606 - Three Bedroom Home Short Sale by Spring Hill Realtor Silvia Dukes, PA, Tropic Shores Realty   This well maintained three bedroom, one bath Spring Hill home located in a quiet Spring Hill neighborhood successfully closed today as a short sale!  The home has an o...
By Beth Paisley Real Estate Agent with Long and Foster Webber, Winchester Virginia 540-327-2813
(Long and Foster Webber and Associates)
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Staging Tips for Sellers Spring has arrived in #WinchesterVA, which means real estate season is upon us. When selling your home in Winchester or property in Frederick county VA, attracting full price offers is always top priority, and a properly staged home can be your number one asset in drawing...
By Holly Weatherwax, A Great Real Estate Experience
(Momentum Realty)
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Here are some phrases that a Buyer's Agent (or seller) never want to hear spoken at a listing showing:   'Dated' 'Deferred maintenance' 'Ugly' 'Bland' 'Dirty' 'Smelly' 'Old'   Here are some phrases that we would prefer:   'Updated' 'Well Maintained' 'Nice Space' 'Nicely Decorated' 'Clean' 'It sme...
By Scott Webster
(Dagny's Real Estate)
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New Listing: 32 Wolfpit Ave in Norwalk, CT!   Move right in to this beautiful, meticulously cared-for home close to everything in Norwalk. Great natural light, and lots of new features and freshly painted throughout - even the basement floors!  Huge, level, fenced-in yard with patio and gardens, ...
By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
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Congrats to my sellers for their cash sale of 4 Knowles in Worcester!  They did a beautiful job updating this classic solid home complete with professional landscaping and finished upper level sitting room.  I wish them the best with their new adventures!
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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Selling your New Hampshire home in as little time as possible requires strategic marketing.  Having visually and emotionally appealing MLS photos is a huge part of the process. A Home Staging Consult is the best way to guarantee your MLS photos are up to the task.   Here's a fun way to demonstrat...
By Bruce Hicks, CRS- Your Friend/Helper for Lifetime! 808.9551577
(Best Homes Hawaii)
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Search the inventory of Lowest Priced Condos in Waikiki for Sale 2442 Tusitala St #209, Honolulu 96815 PRICE: $154,800 MLS Number: 20150279300 Square Foot Studio, no parking 2442 Tusitala St #103, Honolulu 96815 PRICE: $199,800 MLS Number: 201502795300 Square Foot Studio, WITH parking Call Bruce ...
By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg Homes
(RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg IL Real Estate - Northwest Suburbs of Chicago)
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Are you Enthusiastic? No really, have you ever thought about it? How do you show enthusiasm when you are on a listing presentation? Obviously you don't do back flips when you go into a particularly nice listing but how do you show the seller your enthusiasm? I recently did not get a listing becau...