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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 48
During a real estate career that goes back to 1998, I have more than occasionally been asked (confronted, challenged)) with the notion that we agents make too much money.  It's easy for buyers and sellers to think that when they get the HUD at closing and see those commission numbers. Particularl...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
Comments 18
Nina Hollander and Carolinas Realty Partners are pleased to share this 5-Star Review  from one of our recent clients, who's worked with us several times to sell his investment properties.  Building long-term relationships with our clients is the cornerstone of our business. And we are always deli...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 19
Best Played Real Estate Scene Not Staged It is very busy in RI real estate right now as the bustle of spring weather comes at many potential home sellers.  All at once new clients are calling everyday for a market analysis on their home or family home.  It is intense on some days.  But I could no...
By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Decades Of Service to the Greater Minot ND Area
(National Marketing Realtors)
Comments 9
Know Your ValvesThis information is primarily for those new to the Northern Climate as well as first time home owners. It will also serve as a reminder to those who take their plumbing for granted and have forgotten how devastating running water in your home can be. You don't need a river to floo...
By Alan Brown, 25 Years of Real Estate Experience .
(Coldwell Banker Montrose Colorado)
Comments 0
Here is this weeks Real Estate Market Report for the Montrose Area for the week of Apr 12th - Apr 19th 2015.This week the number of homes actively for sale in the Montrose area is : 295.  This compares to the same week a year ago when there were 346 homes actively for sale.The information used in...
By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Northern Virginia Realtor
(Living A Dream Real Estate)
Comments 24
Minding My Manners Got Me A New ListingI went on a listing appointment last weekend and it was just me and an empty house. The owners of the property live out of state and past clients referred them to me. When they called they explained that they wouldn’t be there for the appointment but, that I...
By Stephen B. Clyde, "I Sell More, Because I do More"
Comments 3
The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is now. - Chinese proverbSpring is the ideal time to introduce new trees into your home environment. The gentle warmth of sunny spring days encourages the roots to spread out and grow while spring rains bring needed moisture. B...
By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate)
Comments 6
 Miami's Urban Development Review Board just met to vote on updated designs for the Chetrit Group and JDS Development Group's massive Miami River development, which is still going by the generic working title 'Miami Riverwalk' at the moment. Below are some of the new renderings which look pretty ...
By Tammy Lankford, Your Lake Sinclair Expert (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 9
I don't play golf, but I recently did regretably have to turn down tickets to to practice days at the Masters because Donald couldn't get off work. He would loved to watch and I would have loved to have a piminto cheese sandwich and maybe an egg salad sandwich too. But if it's your thing there ar...
By Elite Team, Realtors/Career Consultants
(Keller Williams Realty Acadiana)
Comments 5
Who Saves the Commission?One of the most common reasons buyers want to deal directly with the seller is because they feel they can save the commission.  It’s a valid consideration but interestingly, it’s the same reason the seller isn’t employing an agent; they feel they can save the commission. ...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
Comments 28
When I write my market reports, I often provide the average and median sale price of properties.Those numbers are often different and buyers should understand why: Average Sales Price: All sales are added together and divided by the number of sales. Median Sales Price: All sales are lined up from...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
Comments 12
MyLA311 is the fastest way to tap into City of Los Angeles information and services.  With MyLA311 you can:  * “Submit Service Request”= request the City’s services: graffiti removal, pothole repair, bulky-item pickup, etc.  * Pay your L.A. Water and Power Bill. * “Find City Info” helps you to f...
By Larry Johnston, Real Estate Broker
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
Comments 4
Exploring Elkhart County, Indiana - Middlebury, 46540.The first settlers arrived in 1832 to the area.  Enoch Woodbridge was reported as the first settler, who came from Middlebury, VT and named the town "Middlebury". It is now nestled in Indiana's Amish Country, 35 miles east of South Bend; 130 m...
By Rose Osman
(John Aaroe Group )
Comments 4
  76 Ranchero Road, Bell Canyon, CA 91307 - Listed for $1,374,999  My first Sunday open was scheduled for this spectacular Bell Canyon view home:  I had photo box advertising in the L A Times, I had mailed out open house invitations to the neighborhood, I'd blogged and posted a...
By Michael Dagner, Your Denver Homes Realty Expert
(Brokers Guild Classic)
Comments 1
 Now Available - The 'Cedar Collection' At Leyden Ranch - Arvada CoCedar Collection - Leyden Ranch Now Available Is The 'Cedar Collection' At Leyden Ranch - Arvada CoNew Homes In Arvada CoPrices from the $400s Homes & Community Features: Model Homes Now Open! Six unique home designs 1 - 2 Story H...
By Ronald DiLalla, No. Orange Cty Real Estate
(Century 21 Discovery DRE 01813824)
Comments 4
The Placentia-Yorba  Linda Unified School District, is hosting the Artworks - student art show, from Wednesday to April 23rd, at a district office, located at 4999 Casa Loma Avenue.  The opening reception for the 20th annual event, is set for 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday.  For additional informat...
By Jon Zolsky, Daytona Beach, FL, Selling Daytona paradise for heavenly good prices
(Daytona Condo Realty, 386-405-4408)
Comments 17
Are there any Issues with this Daytona condo?I get this question asked either by phone, or in the email.  Often from the people, who would tour the condo with the on-site Sales people, and then start researching on the Internet, and then calling me, because I used to blog about these condos.And e...
By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Ocean County)
Comments 0
Currently there are more than 350 "Shore Sales" in Ocean County. What is a Short Sale you may ask:Short sales are defined as sales where one or more mortgage holder agrees to discount its debt so that the property can be sold at its current market value to a willing buyer. Sometimes, rather than ...
By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
Comments 6
Lake Las Vegas Hosts 9th Annual Outrigger Canoe Regatta More than 400 competitors are expected this weekend for the 9th Annual Na Alaka'i O Ke Kai Regatta at Lake Las Vegas in Henderson NV. Sponsored by the Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club, the event draws racers from as far away as Canada and Tahit...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
Comments 7
 End of Friday thoughts.....harmony of swans   Swans are probably the most elegant and beautiful birds....What do you think?     This picture that i took recently and Mr. Gandhi words brought these thoughts i want to share.... ****** “Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. A...