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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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In 2014, Winnetka had 210 home sales.  The median price was $1,219,000 and here are the two sales at either end, the highest and lowest priced homes to sell in Winnetka.   Most Expensive The most expensive house to sell in Winnetka in 2014 was 619 Sheridan Road which sold for $6,100,000.  It isn'...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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Today we are going to take a look at the Evanston Illinois Real Estate Market situation through the end of January of 2015. Properties in Evanston IL are selling but there is still a lack of inventory, we see many perspective home buyers unable to find the home they desire yet. I say yet because ...
By June Piper-Brandon, Piecing Dreams One Home at a Time
(Century 21 New Millenium)
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Flipping Make or Breaks In 2005-2007 the word Flipping had a bad connotation and in some circles it still does.  In those days flipping meant buying a house and putting very little into it and selling it for massive profits.  Today, there are rules in place to protect the consumer and flipping ha...
By Russ Ravary, Metro Detroit homes (248)310-6239
(Keller Williams Commerce)
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        Are you interested in the Only Home Foreclosure in Salem Township Michigan. Salem Township is considered a Rural area. You will find homes that sit on large lots compared to what the suburb homes sit on. If you have children, they will attend the Salem School District. They are known or t...
By Kelly Taylor
(Keller Williams)
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What is the earnest money deposit? The earnest deposit is the amount of money that accompanies your offer to purchase a home. It tells the seller that you are a serious buyer who is ready, willing and able to purchase their home. That deposit will go toward paying your closing costs if your offe...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Should I get a 100amp service or a 200amp service Electric Panel? Posted on Jan 26, 2015 by Endre Barath in Home Improvements | The question is, should I get 100 amps or 200 amps for my Electric Panel? This question often arises when a Home Owner is considering upgrading the Electrical System. M...
By Sandy Shores Broker, Melbourne Real Estate, Brevard County FL Real Estate
(M & M Realty of Brevard Inc.)
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Termites cause billions of dollars in damage each year. The soil here in Florida is conducive to termites.  We often say that, In Florida, it's not if you have termites, it's when you get termites. Some facts about termites: Termites don’t sleep.  They eat 24 hours a day.   A home can have as man...
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 REALTOR®  "R"   In Colorado, real estate agents can decide whether they want to be a REALTOR®.   Some think the dues are too high, some think they do not get anything for these dues and some only do a few deals a year, and do not see the benefit.   What is the difference between a REALTOR®. a...
By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Realtors ®, | Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada – If you’re looking to rent a home in the near future, there are many things to think about, such as location, schools, number of bedrooms, etc., however, there are other important things to consider, such as the safety of your family.  For example, were the locks changed after ...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
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Another Bristol VA Home Goes Under Contract …1.26.15 …Check Out 104 Dewdrop Place!   REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH!   Check out the latest news ....Another Bristol VA Home Goes Under Contract …1.26.15 …Check Out 104 Dewdrop Place!   I have the pleasure of representing an amazing first time home buyer on...
By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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I read an interesting article this morning in the January/February 2015 Realtor magazine.  The article was focused on landlords, and whether they have the right to tell their tenants not to use marijuana, which could be a concern in states where medicinal or recreational use is allowed.   The fir...
By Sandy McAlpine, Search Lake Norman Homes For Sale - Lake Norman NC
(McAlpine Properties)
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I love exercising, especially running.  While I will run on the treadmill at the gym, I'd rather run outside and my favorite place to run in the Lake Norman area is Jetton Park located in Cornelius.  The park is right off of Catawba Ave. and Jetton Rd. and is easy to find.  The tranquil trail int...
By Donald Horne, Associate Broker, Oxford / Lapeer Homes
(Coldwell Banker-Shooltz Realty)
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"What Is a Split Closing", with the real estate purchase agreement allowing the buyer to select their own title company, we are seeing more split closings. This video covers some questions such as, can both parties close at different title companies, do split closings take longer than regular clo...
By Suzanne De Vita, Online Associate Editor
(RISMedia)
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It's here! RealtyTrac released its list of the top ski areas for real estate investment, and there were some interesting factors involved in their ranking - the old standbys like median home prices and gross rent yield, and less common factors like airport proximity and 'Pure Awesomeness'!As expe...
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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    Debbie Reynolds  has an ActiveRain Challenge this month to "phone a friend" whom we have never had a conversation with.     Now this is a bit difficult since most of my subscribers I usually pick up the phone and make a call, or they do.     -   Cheyenne is a short 1 hour 35 minute drive from...
By Heidi Kelley, Selling One Yard at a Time
(Keller Williams Realty Newport, East Bay Rhode Island)
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Rhode Island Single Family Home Sales Activity and Median Price Increase in Fourth Quarter   A strong fourth quarter housing market bodes well for the New Year Warwick, RI, January 28, 2015…Home sales statistics released today by the Rhode Island Association of Realtors showed a strong uptick in...
By Sandy McAlpine, Search Lake Norman Homes For Sale - Lake Norman NC
(McAlpine Properties)
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The Lake Norman area offers a lot of great areas to live but Cornelius is a perfect middle location and one of the most accessible communities is Blue Stone Harbor. There's great shopping right around the corner and there is a community marina with deeded boatslips in Blue Stone Harbor besides ma...
By Mike Rigley, Your go to Real Estate Specialist
(Real Estate Specialist - Keller Williams Realty)
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Getting Out of Debt – Steps to Help You Get Out of Debt Did you know that according to statisticbrain.com, spending less and saving more was the #3 ranked New Year’s resolution? Everyone acquires some debt along the way. But if you’re spending more than you’re making on the regular basis, maybe i...
By Rhonda Hollifield, REALTOR®, Broker REALTOR CRS, GRI, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty Mountain Partners)
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Are you selecting good tenants for your investments? Every landlord has had the feeling at one time or another that a prospective Hendersonville tenant may not be a good choice. Call it a hunch, or intuition—but something tells you that this tenant may be trouble down the road. There is more than...
By Christine Smith, Exclusive Buyer Agent & Attorney, Canton, MA
(Buyers Brokers Only LLC - www.BuyersBrokersOnly.com)
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  With a blizzard moving in to Canton MA and the entire region (I see light snow already outside my window), I thought it was a good time to remind everyone to remember to shovel out their local fire hydrant after the storm.  I know that if you've already shoveled out your driveway, walkway and s...