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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 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 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 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 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 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 Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270,
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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 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 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 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 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 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 Suzanne De Vita, Online Associate Editor
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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 Sandy McAlpine, Search Lake Norman Homes For Sale - Lake Norman NC
(McAlpine Properties)
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One of my favorite communites in Cornelius is Windward. It's in the heart of Lake Norman and is located right next to the Rusty Rudder restaurant. It's affordable, has great floorplans and lake access.
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 Joy Daniels
(Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd.)
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Losing your home is a terrible event. It's not always easy to decide what to do in this situation, but your best option might just be a short sale.Many people are not quite sure how to go about having a short sale, but if you are in Central PA, the Joy Daniels Group can help.  We have a short sa...
By Curtis Van Carter, Napa Valley's Broker Extraordinaire in Yountville
(Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley, Yountville Napa Valley)
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The average sold price for a Napa Valley home in 2014 was $774,738 as report by Bay Area Real Estate Information Services, BAREIS, my local MLS. The average sale price in 2013 was $615,527. This is a whopping 25.9 percent increase. The median price of a county home — half cost more, half cost les...
By Sam Marji
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The matrimonial home is a family law concept. The term and laws governing matrimonial homes vary from province to province. The matrimonial home is deemed as part of the assets that make up “matrimonial property,” or “family assets.” My article is intended to enlighten Canadian couples and famili...
By Mark Murad
(Keller Williams Realty)
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I wanted to provide a mid week update for Stone Ridge. there are currently 10 homes for sale. No homes new to the market; 2 traditional sale detached homes. 5 homes received a contract; 3 traditional sale town homes and 2 traditional sale detached homes.  No homes were reported sold.  There are n...
By Sandy McAlpine, Search Lake Norman Homes For Sale - Lake Norman NC
(McAlpine Properties)
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As Spring approaches, I think about being on Lake Norman. One of the best condominium communities in the area is Admirals Quarters, located in Cornelius.  This community offers many prices and styles of condos and has great lake access.  King's Point Marina is a great place to keep your boat as w...