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By Tammy Lankford, Your Lake Sinclair Expert (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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I hate stronly dislike being at work early and I don't usually schedule early appointments, but today I really had NO CHOICE because I had so much to fit into one day. I started with typing a new offer for a buyer. He made an offer last week and was going to accept the counter from the bank, but ...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 34
You might be from Stuart FL if: You get annoyed if you have to wait more than 15 seconds to get into the street because of traffic. You know to keep clear of cars with no driver’s head visible from the rear of the car. You’re not going to have to wait in line at the DMV, post office or your favor...
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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Bristol TN~VA Real Estate News! ...Stay Tuned For The Addition of The Rob Thomas Team 2015! REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH!  Check out the latest news  ....Bristol TN~VA Real Estate News! ...Stay Tuned For The Addition of The Rob Thomas Team 2015! I have been blessed so much in the years past  that I hav...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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Charlotte, North Carolina is "home" to a number of pet friendly hotels,  if you're traveling to the Charlotte area to house hunt with your dog(s) and/or cat(s). Here's a great list of hotels, courtesy of HotelPlanner.com in the Charlotte area (friendly to all budgets) that will welcome both you a...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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How Can You List a House With Black Mold? Yesterday, I was out showing homes to a young family.  We had five properties that fit their criteria.  We entered the last showing of the day in Aurora, CO and everyone seemed to like the layout of the home.  The 8 year old boy was excited and went flyin...
By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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Sale Pending in Spring Valley Subdivision in Clermont FLOnce this four bedroom home located in Spring Valley Subdivision in Clermont FL became vacant, painted and new flooring put in, it received more attention and multiple offers, one lucky family with a clean offer will be able to call this aff...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Pasadena CA New Construction Townhomes with Garages at Oakland Terrace Those of you who follow my posts know that new construction is not as common in Pasadena as in many other communities.   This is a built-out city without much vacant land to build large developments.  Much of what is built is ...
By Jeff Dowler CRS, Carlsbad CA Homes for Sale (760) 840-1360
(Solutions Real Estate )
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 You Might be from Carlsbad CA If… Living in Carlsbad California is a delight in many ways. As a 10 year resident I think Carlsbad exemplifies the Southern California lifestyle that so many hear, and dream, about.  Oh, yeah, California Dreamin’ – remember that classic by The Mamas and The Papas? ...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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Aurora CO Condos and Townhomes For Sale 4-27-15 For some people, condo and townhome living is just right.  They don’t want the ongoing maintenance required with owning a single family home.  They would like someone else to take care of the common grounds. There is a nice selection of condos and t...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 7
 Hutchinson House April 2015 Market Update As of April 2015, there are 5 condos on the market in Hutchinson House on Hutchinson Island in Stuart FL.  Listing prices range from $284,900 to $339,000 with an average price of $317,500 which equals $223.28 per sq. ft. of living area. There are no cond...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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Maine is a small population big area state and the housing is low cost.So despite the thrifty nature of our residents to make do with what they have, the DIY to take it up a notch.The simple fact remains that all the low cost houses for sale in Maine make it cheaper often to make the big move. Cr...
By Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
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" Case Mountain Recreational Area encompasses 640 acres (2.6 km2) of combined open space and watershed land stretching from the  border north to Case Pond. Some trails lead south across the Glastonbury border to a larger area of land owned by the Town of Manchester to maintain the Buckingham Rese...
By Christopher Dahl, Dahl Team Properties- Keller Williams Realty
(Dahl Team Properties)
Comments 1
Hicks Elementary School Information and Homes for Sale Near Hicks Elementary School in Houston TX Find homes for sale near Hicks Elementary School in Houston TX. Our For Sale property information is a direct feed from the Houston MLS and is updated multiple times per day.     School InformationH...
By Christopher Dahl, Dahl Team Properties- Keller Williams Realty
(Dahl Team Properties)
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Youngblood Intermediate School Information and Homes for Sale Near Youngblood Intermediate in Houston TX  Find homes for sale near Youngblood Intermediate School in Houston TX. Our For Sale property information is a direct feed from the Houston MLS and is updated multiple times per day.     Schoo...
By Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi, MA, TRC - Greater Clearwater Florida Residential Real Estate Professional, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Clearwater, Safety Harbor
(Charles Rutenberg Realty)
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Escrow funds - the importance of timely deposit is something that many clients do not understand. As we enter the period of multiple offers once again, it is more important than ever to submit your escrow deposit within the allotted timeframe. Failing to do so can make your contract null and void...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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 20877 Yukon St Aurora OR 97002     Follow This Home! Schedule a Showing/Request Info See Similar Homes For Sale in Aurora OR      PRESENTED BY           Green Group Real Estate Keller Williams Portland Premiere (503) 877-3637 MLS#: 15182412     Questions? Schedule a Showing!                     ...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 29
The Winnetka IL Forest Preserve On Forest way DriveToday I had a listing appointment in the North Shore suburbs and it went well. I got it together but that is another story. This property will be coming on soon, that is not what this blog is about. After I was done I drive through the forest pre...
By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
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Well, it isn't exactly a new tax..................or is it?????  You decide. After checking my mailbox yesterday, I received a letter from my insurance agent.  This letter was to inform me of a Primary Residence Surcharge from the Nation Flood Insurance Program.  Basically what the letter states ...
By Rosemarie Heindel, Rosemarie Heindel
(Harry Norman Realtors)
Comments 1
Dog Loving CommunityBig Canoe, Georgia is most definitely a dog loving community. It is a daily occurrence to see a car driving by on a road in the Big Canoe community with a happy dog hanging his head out a car window. There are plenty of happy dogs and dog owners inside the gates of Big Canoe. ...
By Aaron Browning, Your Home Sold In 60 Days Guaranteed!
(Browning Homes Group)
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Homes for Sale Near Metro Stations in Virginia Maryland and Washington DC.Homes for Sale Near Metro Stations in Virginia Maryland and DC provided courtesy of the Browning Homes Group at Keller Williams Realty Metro Center.  When searching for your next home, we understand that proximity to Metro...