Home Selling

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By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Binks Forest in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report November 2014   Binks Forest and Binks Preserve, Wellington Florida’s lush spacious community of 535 homes, is located in a suburban village just a few miles west of West Palm Beach. Binks Forest is a recreational haven for golf enthu...
By Rick Schuster
(Jaycee Realty, Inc.)
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Market Update for Meadow Lakes as of December 2014 Real estate market data for Meadow Lakes, Boca Raton, FL provided by  Rick Schuster of Jaycee Realty.Meadow Lakes Market Update Over the past 90 days, Meadow Lakes has seen 5 Multiple Listing Service home closings with an average sale price of $2...
By Lenn Harley, Real Estate Broker - Virginia & Maryland
(Lenn Harley, Homefinders.com, MD & VA Homes and Real Estate)
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Keep An Open Mind.  Buyers Can Change Their Minds.  Knowing the Market in Loudoun County VA.   "Indulge me" was what I said to a lovely couple looking for a home in Loudoun County.  This post inspired by Larry and Sheila. Their criteria included resales up to 20 years old and the usual 4 bedrooms...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Black Diamond in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report November 2014   Black Diamond in Wellington Fl is a tranquil haven where modern living meets a wonderful nature preserve. It’s among the perfect choices there are in Wellington Fl for an abode. Black Diamond is a secure guard-gated ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Equestrian Club of Wellington in Wellington FL | Homes For Sale | Market Report November 2014   When speaking of  Wellington real estate, we must say that Equestrian Club Of Wellington is one of the communities in the village we consider just one of the most wonderfully planned. You’ll surely be ...
By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Real Estate Agent with Dana Properties
(Dana Properties, LLC.)
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By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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Market Update - Conservatory - Aurora, CO  80013  November 2014   The Conservatory is a beautiful neighborhood of single family homes that is conveniently located North of Hampden between C470 and Tower Road.  The Conservatory is a desired neighborhood due to the newer construction and easy acce...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Some Home owners looking to sell their homes are ready to try anything to sell their home. While some homes listed sell in mere days others may never sell at all. It may take a New Years resolution for Home Sellers to change their ways, skip the short cuts, skip the out of town listing agents and...
By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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Fantastic Opportunity in the Grandview Area. Very charming home in need of a complete rehab. Large, open living and dining room. Family room addition put on in 80's or 90's that opens kitchen up for great potential. Great street within walking distance to 5th Ave and many shops. 3 bedrooms and 1...
By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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    The Kitchen and Master Bath are the most important selling features in a home.   (Unless the Buyer is a single guy, and maybe it is the garage...)         For the Kitchen - will granite go by the wayside for another kitchen counter top?    There are are few choices for counter tops - Corian, ...
By Bob Ratliff, Broker Associate - REALTOR® 512-587-5689, Your Cedar Park & Leander, REALTOR® CRS GRI
(RE/MAX Capital City ~ Call Bob ~512-587-5689 Austin TX - REALTOR® CRS GRI)
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Seller/Homeowner keep in mind your home will not sell if buyers can't see it.   Sellers make major mistakes when selling their homes especially during the holiday season.    Educating a homeowner the importance of making their homes accessible for showing is essential to selling it in a timely ma...
By Laurie Steinberg, Steinberg Realty Group | Keller Williams
(Steinberg Realty Group)
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Selling Your Home? Give Your Bathrooms a Facelift with These Three Quick Tips     Are you getting ready to sell your East Bridgewater home? As soon as your listing goes live you'll begin entertaining potential buyers who will be inspecting your home from top to bottom to ensure it meets their nee...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Here is yet more proof that once again, NOW is a fantastic time to invest in Florida Real Estate once again. 2015 is expected to be the best year in Real Estate since 2006 according to all the expert indications.   Call the Kevin B Tolbert Team of Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie and let u...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS on 261 NW Bayshore Boulevard Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983 Search All Vacant Land in Port St Lucie Search All Port Saint Lucie, FL Homes For Sale Search All Tradition FL Homes for Sale Search All PGA Village Homes for Sale Tesoro Homes F...
By Jonathan Crompton
(Keller Williams Realty)
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Goose creek Homes For Sale Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Avoid Foreclosure What is Your Home Worth?   Jonathan Crompton Keller Williams 843-296-8337 Questions?Schedule a Showing! MLS#: 14031918   License #:64403 Information valid for th...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty )
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    Sunday Open House   12/28/2014   2-3       Check Out This Farm House On 5 Acres      11249  Liberty Road   (House is near Liberty Reservoir  on Blair Lane Please call me for directions) Owings Mills, Md. 21117 $399,944      Little bit of country but a lot of house.   This is a home to bring y...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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PRICE REDUCED! 18604 Mach One Drive, Fort Pierce, FL Aero Acres, 3150 ft runway, 3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car on 2.66 acres Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 full Living Area Approx: 2199 List Price: $Get Current Price Schedule a Showing CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS on this property Search All Port Saint Lucie, F...
By P.J. Virgilio Jr., Realtor 408-568-6578 Selling homes in the Greater San Jose area and South through San Martin, Gilroy, San Juan Bautista and Hollister as well!
(Keller Williams Realty Silicon Valley)
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Current Inventory stats for week 52 in the Hollister, CA area... once again, it's our interpretation of what the market is really doing and where it's heading.             More Real Estate and Less Hype;                        4 Single family homes currently listed as bank owned. 17 Single family...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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JUST SOLD 457 SE Guava Terrace, Port Saint Lucie, FL Another Success SOLD: Perfect site to build your dream home!   Living Area Approx: 10000 List Price: $Get Current Price Schedule a Showing CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 457 SE GUAVA TER, Port St Lucie, FL 34983 Search All Vacant Land in Port ...
By P.J. Virgilio Jr., Realtor 408-568-6578 Selling homes in the Greater San Jose area and South through San Martin, Gilroy, San Juan Bautista and Hollister as well!
(Keller Williams Realty Silicon Valley)
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Current Inventory stats for week 52, Cupertino, CA…once again, it's our interpretation of what the market is really doing and where it's heading.   More Real Estate and Less Hype;   0 Single family homes currently listed as bank owned. 1 Single family homes currently listed as short sales. 1 Sing...