Home Selling

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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 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 Laurie Steinberg
(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 Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Wellington Lakes in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report November 2014   Wellington Lakes in Wellington Fl is a lovely lake front community of single family homes.     Homes for sale in Wellington Lakes are a blend of one story, two story, and ranch-style homes.  These homes were built ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Olympia de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta |  Reporte del Mercado Noviembre 2014   Olympia en Wellington Florida es un hermoso conjunto cerrado estilo resort. Tiene uno de los mejores casaclub que he visto. Cuando usted maneje en Olympia’s clubhouse y sus areas de recreacion, usted estará rod...
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 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 William N. Bodouva, Jr., BUYER'S REP ABR* CIPS SFR SRES E-PRO RSPS RETC
(Laffey Fine Homes, Leading Real Estate Companies of The World & Luxury Portfolio International)
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Frustrated your home in Sands Point or Port Washington, NY hasn't sold in 2014?  Blame it on poor marketing; it should have sold.  I'm William Bodouva, Jr. Laffey Fine Homes Top Producing Broker for 2014; you need a 24/7 businessperson as your Sales Representative.  I'm a local resident and real ...
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 News - Tollgate Crossing - Aurora, CO   2014 Sales through November 2014     Tollgate Crossing is a beautiful DR Horton neighborhood of single family homes that is conveniently located 30 minutes outside of Downtown Denver, and is an easy commute to DIA.  With many pocket parks throughout ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Palm Beach Point in Wellington FL | Equestrian Homes for Sale | Market Report November 2014   Palm Beach Point in Wellington Fl is an amazing luxury and equestrian community perfect for those looking for a lavish new home close to horse facilities. Equestrian properties for sale in Palm Beach Po...
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 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 de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Noviembre 2014   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 ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Black Diamond de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Noviembre 2014   Black Diamond en Wellington Florida, es un paraíso muy tranquilo donde vivir modernamente, se mezcla maravillosamente con la naturaleza. Esta entre una de las opciones perfectas que hay en Wellington Flor...
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 DALIA KIBBY, Selling Broward County Homes with Passion!
(Keller Williams Realty Partners SW)
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The Greater Ft. Lauderdale Realtors board reported this week that the median price for existing Broward County homes sold in November 2014 was $267,000, a 1% drop from the median price in November 2013. Overall, sales also dropped to 1,008, from 1,073 reported in November 2013 or a 6% decline.  ...
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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Tallyn's Reach in Aurora, CO   80016 - Market Update  November 2014         Tallyn’s Reach - Aurora CO is located in Southeast Aurora near E-470 and Smoky Hill Road.   You will find homes in Tallyn’s Reach ranging from 1,587 square feet to 5,856 finished square feet and ranging in price from $280...
By George Kiefer, GRI, CDPE, Keller Williams Realty in Austin Texas
(The Kiefer Group)
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Austin Texas - The short sale is an important tool for helping distressed homeowners avoid foreclosure and eliminate their mortgage debt.  However, for a lot of borrowers and agents, short sales remain a mystery.  Here are the most common misconceptions about short sales – and the facts every dis...
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 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 ...