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By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Enjoying the Rhode Island Coast | Summer Days in Point Judith   There is so much to enjoy along the Rhode Island coast...we have our ocean, pearly white beaches, fishing ports and great getaway ferry to Block Island.   I could not help but capture the moment of the BI ferry coming into Point Judi...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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July 2014 Pinecrest Lakes Housing Market Report   There are 10 actively listed homes for sale in the Pinecrest Lakes community as of July 2014.  Listing prices range from $679,000 to $334,990 which equate to an average of $154 per sq. ft. of living area.  (No bank owned or distressed sales)   The...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage Mobile - 916-765-5366)
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  When Lightweight Concrete Cracks   I have heard many times that there are two kinds of concrete; one is cracked and the other is going to crack. Now I don't know it this is necessary true in all cases, I've seen some pretty old concrete that is still going strong. There is some truth to...
By Toni Weidman, 23 Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL
(Re/Max Sunset Realty)
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  Pasco School Start Info and Stuff The Bus   It’s that time again although it seems like the school year just ended and we were celebrating the start of summer.  Secondary Registration is August 12, Elementary Registration is August 13. School starts August 18 in Pasco County. Click here for the...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett, Florida Real Estate School
(Rowlett Real Estate School LLC)
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I don't do as much in the way of volunteering for the community as I use to.  My Charity work these days consist of helping out our elderly neighbors and keeping them in a steady supply of fresh eggs. You see, we live on a small farm in Bonifay, Florida and my neighbor and his wife who live a...
By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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Pensacola, Florida: Homes in Pensacola For Sale, Buyers Rebates, Free Foreclosure List of Homes in Pensacola, Pace and Gulf Breeze Florida. FEMA charges owners for money it overpaid Hurricane Wilma update No. 1: The storm hit Fla. a decade ago, but FEMA is still asking a few Fla. residents and to...
By Silvia Dukes PA, REALTOR, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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  Organic Fall Vegetable Gardening in Spring Hill, Florida   Vegetable gardening is becoming more popular as people are looking for healthier food products.  The University of Florida is offering a class on organic fall vegetable gardening presented through their Institute of Food and Agricultura...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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Heritage Creek is a lovely active adult community in warwick township Bucks county Pa . People love the 15,000 square ft clubhouse. It has an indoor pool, exercise room, library , banquet room, card room, billiards and lots of activities. If you want to buy a home in an active adult community yo...
By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Northern Virginia Realtor
(Living A Dream Real Estate)
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Sold and Closed in Fairlington Villages Arlington, Va4860 28th St. S #B1 Arlington, Va 22206   This one bedroom, one bath condo is now sold and closed courtesy of listing agent Amanda Davidson with Living A Dream Real Estate. Located in popular Fairlington Villages the condo features an open livi...
By John McCormack,
(Albuquerque Homes Realty *
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Sandia Heights Home NE Albuquerque 87122     Albuquerque Homes Realty and REALTOR® John McCormack now have this beautiful Sandia Heights home in the 87122 zip code now under contract. Out of state buyers found John online almost a year ago. The buyers contacted John to learn more about the Albuqu...
By Nick & Trudy Vandekar, Realtors - Selling the Main Line, PA Lic AB067198
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc )
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PA Supreme Court makes very clear ruling on murder suicide disclosure. A very high profile case has made its way through the PA court system resulting in a very clear ruling on whether murder suicide needs to be disclosed as a material defect, which is NO, it does not. The case Milliken v Jacono ...
By Liz Freeman
(RE/MAX Preferred Realty)
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Greenville NC Real Estate For Sale: 208 Woodstock Drive, Greenville NC 27834MLS# 115180 Charming brick/vinyl home tucked in back of wooded subdivision with lots of privacy. 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths with 1720 sqft. Formal living and dining rooms with family room featuring fireplace and bookshelves. K...
By Raymond Edler, #1 Real Estate Office in DFW
(Keller Williams Realty)
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ALL HIGHLAND VILLAGE TX HOMES IN MLS PRICED FROM $300,000 to $500,000 LIKE US ON FACEBOOK ALL HIGHLAND VILLAGE TEXAS HOMES IN MLS PRICED FROM $300,000 to $500,000   We sell more homes than anyone in the Metroplex... Because our Marketing generates hundreds of buyer leads every month... Call 972-...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown township Bucks county in May 2014 . Doylestown  township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in May 2014. I looked for residential lis...
By Adam Franzetti, Work With A Specialist!!
(Franzetti Real Estate)
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The Town of Little Elm has been chosen as the site for next Hula Hut restaurant As a growing lake town, Little Elm is always on the lookout for new commercial and retail businesses to further compliment the town's already wonderful lake views. The newest restaurant addition to the town comes ...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown boro Bucks county in May 2014 .   Doylestown boro  is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown boro. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in May 2014. I looked for residential listings sold...
By Judy Wahba, Realtor-Broker/Owner
(Real Estate Partners, LLC)
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Golf Course 4/3 Home for Sale With A Pool-Castlewoods subdivision   527 Willow Valley Cir, Brandon, Mississippi        
By Shanna Hall, I love selling houses!!!St. Louis, MO 314-703-1311
(Real Estate Solutions)
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Greetings! Three Genevieve shows to tell you about this week! Loved seeing everyone out this month, so thanks again for coming to soak up the new sounds they're working on! Thursday, July 24: Songwriters Night at MELT on Cherokee. 8-11pm. Come eat waffles and have drinks! No cover. Saturday, ...
By Winston Heverly, GRI, ABR, SFR, CDPE, CIAS, PA
(Winston Realty, Inc.)
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Liz & Bill Spear,  shared this wonderful classic post that can be used many times over. The array of details and data will surely benefit you and your present or future clients. It is detailed and right to the point. It should also help with any gray areas, to give you an upper hand with thi...
By Karen Fiddler, Broker/Realtor, Laguna Beach & Lake Arrowhead, CA (949)510-2395
(HOM Sotheby's Intl Realty, 949-510-2395)
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California Fruit Recall | Wawona Packing Recall  Costco/Trader Joe's  Wawona Packing, located in Central California, has issued a voluntary recall of some of it's fresh fruit. The affected fruits include peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots due to possible contamination of listeria.  Som...