Home Selling

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By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty )
Comments 12
  Another HomeRome Teaser   If you have been following me, you know I love to sell unusual or older homes. The more unique, the more fun and I love a challenge.  Last week I went out to interview for a listing. They were 100% sure they wanted to sell their house but needed to check out one more a...
By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 800-610-7253 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
Comments 1
My Realtor Wants Me to Lower My Price - Should I?       Has your Realtor told you that you need to lower your listing price?  Do you wonder if you really need to lower it, or does your Realtor just want to sell your house quickly, get their commission and move on to the next sale?   What should y...
By Carmela Pereira, Sales Associate
(Realty Executives Elite Homes)
Comments 1
The roads are fine! Don't let the weather preventing you from viewing this home tomorrow from 1-3 PM. This spacious colonial sits on almost a 1/2 acre of property on a quiet cul-de-sac in scenic Sparta. Only minutes away from Lake Mohawk and major highways.     JUST REDUCED $355,000! MOTIVATED SE...
By Victoria & Marshall Henderson, Representing People Not Property
(Buyer's Edge Bethesda Maryland)
Comments 31
What Do Buyer Agents Know About Selling Homes   Turns out-quite a lot!  As Exclusive Buyer Agents with Buyer's Edge, we tour lots and lots of houses. We walk to Metro with our clients to understand their daily commute. We visit farmers markets and local restaurants to get the feel of the communit...
By Tammy Lankford, Your Lake Sinclair Expert (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 14
Last night while I was out at dinner I got a voice mail.  It was from a past customer.  She was a buyer and at the time of her purchase buyers were not yet represented in Georgia as clients.  All agents were either an agent or a sub-agent for the seller.  We were however required to treat them fa...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long & Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
Comments 49
Just Because You Get Quick or Multiple Offers... Every day in the Bristow-Gainesville real estate market brings something different.  As usual, I am working with a combination of buyer and seller clients.   One of my sellers is ready to wave a white flag.  He's in a multiple offer situation becau...
By Jeffrey Masich, Arizona Homes and Land to Sell or Purchase
(HomeSmart )
Comments 4
What is the best thing to do in order to sell a home? What would you do?Make it "SMILE"! A baby's smile is inviting, your home should be also You heard right! Same as a cute baby, or in an interview. Smile, sparkle, make the interviewer like you. Same thing with your home, to attract a buyer....m...
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)
Comments 7
  Pending Sale 5887 NW Carovel Av, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986 ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL PENDING! Beautiful canalfront 1/4 ac building lot in Torino. No HOA. Buy today as prices rose over 67% last year.  We have many more lots on the market in this area and all over Port St Lucie so call us today to find...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
Wellington Lakes in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report December 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)
Comments 1
Southfields de Wellington FL | Casas Ecuestre para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Diciembre 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 bienven...
By Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
Comments 1
A Home Seller's Tip  Visit us online at www.PeoriaAZRealEstate.com Sellers, Buyers love clean homes. Here are a few things you can do to get your home ready to sell. Please contact me if there is anything I can do. It's a common fact that clean homes net more money. Most people are turned off by ...
By DALIA KIBBY, Selling Broward County Homes with Passion!
(Keller Williams Realty Partners SW)
Comments 1
January in Pembroke Pines, Fl is synonymous with one epic event: the WKIS Chili Cook-off extravaganza! Held the last Sunday of the month, this annual Chili competition brings together chili recipe contestants and awesome concerts by some of the leading singers & bands from Nashville.  This year ...
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)
Comments 6
JUST LISTED 5085 NW Coventry Circle, Port Saint Lucie, FL Beautiful, well kept secret in Torino area of Saint Lucie West. Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 full, 1 half Living Area Approx: 2187 List Price: $Get Current Price Schedule a Showing CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this home Search All Port ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 1
  Southfields in Wellington FL | Equestrian Homes for Sale | Market Report December 2014     Southfields in Wellington Fl is a single family luxury and equestrian community that is also in close proximity to 0ther gated equestrian communities of the village. Lush green open spaces welcome you and...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
 Palm Beach Point in Wellington FL | Equestrian Homes for Sale | Market Report December 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 Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 5
Delafield Real Estate Report 12/23/14-1/23/15,Kristin Johnston,Remax     By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center             Re-blogged by 0 agents The Last 30 Days of Real Estate in Delafield, WI, Kris Johnston Remax                         ...
By Gloria Losie
(Solid Source Realty Ga)
Comments 0
COME  LOOK AT THIS BEAUTIFUL 4 BEDROOM 2 BATHROOMS UPSTAIRS AND 1 FULL BATHROOM & BEDROOM IN BASEMENT.  PLENTY OF ROOM FOR A FAMILY .  LOCATION IN THE SOUGHT AFTER SHOAL CREEK SUBDIVISION.  BEAUTIFUL KITCHEN WITH STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES AND WOOD CABINETS.  WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE AND GAS AVAILA...
By Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
Comments 2
2305 w cortez St for Sale To view this property website, click the picture or visit: http://2305wcortezst.AgentMarketing.com   2305 w cortez St Phoenix, AZ3 Bedroom Home for Sale Valley Vista     Offered at $115,000. 2305wcortezst.AgentMarketing.com 2302 w cortez St Phoenix AZ 85029 home for sal...
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)
Comments 13
           What is my PGA Village Home Worth?   Keep Money in your pocket whether SELLING or BUYING.   We are the Treasure Coast EXCLUSIVE PARTICIPANT of the Homes for Heroes Program and you can register and get complete details by clicking Homes for Heroes for your Rebates given at closing. Call...
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)
Comments 13
  Search current inventory of Torino Area of Port St Lucie FL Lots priced under $50,000 Click Here to View. Listing Details Torino Area Lots For Sale in Saint Lucie West, FL 34986 5887 NW Carovel Ave, Port St Lucie, FL 34986Price: $28,500MLS number: RX-10103343Square Footage: 10,000 Beautiful ca...