Home Selling

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By Nick T Pappas, Madison & Huntsville Alabama Real Estate Resource
(Assoc. Broker/Broker ABR, SFR, e-Pro, @Homes Realty Group, Huntsville AL)
Comments 90
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 Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 30
SOLD in the Hawthorne Subdivision in Warner Robins Georgia SOLD in Warner Robins Georgia It sounds like a broken record but is typically true...sellers who keep their home well maintained, reasonably updated, and priced according to the current market conditions stand the best opportunity to sell...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 17
What is the Adults Children Responsibility to Parents in Housing?   We all have different lives, responsibilities and things to do but we always have responsibility to our parents as they age.  In RI real estate it becomes clear all the time as I view homes on a market analysis when an adult chil...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 35
Sellers-You Are Responsible for Your MLS Photos!   Your house is for sale and you’ve probably heard how important your MLS photos are.  They are!  90% of buyers will begin their search for their new home on the Internet.   Buyers are human and if your MLS photos don't look good when viewed o...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 10
Home Stager, Marie Graham, hits the nail smack on the head in this one.... MLS photos are not taken seriously enough, and for the life of me, I have no idea why we are still seeing so many horrible pictures out there.  Whether you are agent, broker or seller....you have a responsibility to use qu...
By Carol Zingone, Global Realtor Based in Jax Beach, FL
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Florida Network Realty)
Comments 3
Here are the June homes sold in Atlantic Beach, FL. This report includes all single family homes, and do not include any condominiums.     June 2014 Homes Sold:                                             22 Highest Sold Price:                                    $495,000 Lowest Sold Price:       ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 2
 Southfields en Wellington Fl  Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado para Junio 2014     Southfields en Wellington, Florida es una comunidad de casas lujosas y ecuestres que esta ubicada cerca de otras comunidades ecuestres del pueblo. Espacios lujosos y amplios que le dan la bienvenida a lo...
By Kristin Hamilton, (909) 557-6966, CDPE, SFR, CHS-Redlands/Loma Linda
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 9
Motivational Mondays- The Love of My Dog to Get Me on Track This morning I got up about 6:00 am and made a cup of coffee. I was on the patio looking at the hummingbirds buzzing around the feeder and my mind was wondering instead of listening to the news blasting away near my ear. I thought since ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 2
Mallet Hill de Wellington Florida Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado para Junio 2014   Mallet Hill en Wellington, Fl es una privada y exclusiva zona residencial para la comunidad ecuestre. Sólo hay una entrada a la comunidad, pero la mayoría de las propiedades se encuentran a poca distanci...
By Nancy Laswick, Your Phoenix/Scottsdale REALTOR®
(REALTY ONE GROUP)
Comments 3
Large Family Home Close To Everything! OverviewMapsPhotosMarket Stats $340,000 Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms2 BathroomsInterior: 2,400 sqftLot: 7,433 sqft Location 3935 East Mercer LanePhoenix, AZ 85028USA Nancy Laswick Realty ONE Group(602) 793-1627Nancy@NancyLaswick.comhttp://www...
By Randal Jenkins, Your Investor Friendly Realtor
(Coldwell Banker F I Gray and Sons Residential, Inc.)
Comments 2
4641 Irene Loop New Port Richey Fl, is on MLS at $29,900.   I am the listing agent and part of the selling group.   As an investor, I am very familiar with shopping for real estate.   I own real estate and I work on finding deals.   And then I sell them.    The sales process on this Irene loop ha...
By Mark Boyland, Your Source For Westchester County Real Estate
(Keller Williams)
Comments 0
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Yonkers Homes for Sale Search All Homes For Sale Bedford, NY Homes for Sale Homes for Sale Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Free List of Short Sale Homes For Sale Need to Short Sale your Home? Find out how here   Mark Boyland Keller Williams NY Realty 914-...
By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek & Associates LLC, Real Estate Broker/Associate with Real Living Real Estate Group www.LisaVon.com)
Comments 12
  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Dallas Multi-Million $ Homes Search All Homes For Sale Dallas Luxury Homes for Sale Information For Home Sellers Information For Home Buyers Homes Close to Where You Work Avoid Foreclosure What is Your Home Worth?   Lisa Von Domek Lisa Von Domek & Associates...
By Susan Haughton, REALTOR Alexandria VA Homes for Sale
Comments 14
While it's hard not to pop the cork on the champagne when you get an acceptable offer on your home, it's prudent not to get too excited or carried away until the ink is dry and the deed has been recorded. Not to dampen your enthusiasm on getting an offer, though, because odds are, the con...
By Scott Fenner
(AmeriFirst Financial)
Comments 0
      3939 E RAVENSWOOD Drive Gilbert, AZ 85298 Single Family - Detached, Contemporary - Gilbert, Price : $472,500.00 Bedrooms : 6 Bathrooms : 3.50 Square Foot : 4,830 Lot Size : 11,056 sq.ft. County : Maricopa Property Type : Single Family Year Built : 2005 MLS Number : 5146027 click for more i...
By Scott Fenner
(AmeriFirst Financial)
Comments 0
    30359 W CATALINA Drive Buckeye, AZ 85396 Single Family - Detached, Ranch - Buckeye, AZ Price : $127,500.00 Bedrooms : 4 Bathrooms : 2.00 Square Foot : 1,599 County : Maricopa Property Type : Single Family Year Built : 2007 MLS Number : 5147124 click for more information and pictures Property ...
By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
(Broker/ Owner HomeRome Realty-Author "Real Estate the Rome Way" 410-530-2400)
Comments 3
    TOO LATE!     This Single Family Brick Beauty In Baltimore   Had Multiple Offers   2700 E. Northern Parkway Baltimore, Md.  21214 MLS #BA8243516       You missed this great single family brick home with an entrance parlor, living room with fireplace, separate dining room, eat in kitchen, sun ...
By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 1
  On Top of the World!     Home Photos Local Schools     Coming Soon         Praful Thakkar Keller Williams Realty 508-314-1640 Questions?Schedule a Showing! Licensed In:MA       20 Rocky Woods Road Hopkinton, MA 01748 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms : 3 ( 2 full, 1 half ) List Price: $629,900 Living Area...
By Nancy Laswick, Your Phoenix/Scottsdale REALTOR®
(REALTY ONE GROUP)
Comments 4
8522 N 114TH AVE Peoria, AZ 85345 Offered at $165,000 Wonderful family home --no neighbors behind you. Awesome view of mountains and wonderful sunsets. 4 bedroom, 2 bath home, recently updated. Tumbled stone tile in living areas. Kitchen opens to the Family Room. NO HOA. Within 1 mile of the Peo...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 1
  Sugar Pond Manor de Wellington Fl  Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado para Junio 2014   Sugar Pond Manor en Wellington Florida es una hermosa y tranquila área residencial. Usted ciertamente admirara sus exuberantes y lindos arboles, usted admirara sus senderos y caminos por el que podrá ...