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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 Rebecca Gaujot, the GO TO REALTOR, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
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  Price Reduced for this B&B in White Sulphur Springs, WV       This beautiful, well-maintained historical 1819 Georgian Colonial B&B and log cabin guest house has been reduced. The new price is $459,000.     MLS 15-112  For more information and photos, click anywhere on the above photo. This pro...
By Barrett Henry
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Villages of Bloomingdale is privately gated villages located 1/4 of a mile west of Highway 301 on Progress Boulevard and convenient to Interstate I-75 and the Selmon Crosstown Expressway. See current real estate listings: Condos and Townhomes For Sale   Villages of Bloomingdale Website Villages o...
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 Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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There are 10 top strategies to help pay off your mortgage early. Many people are aware of making extra payments, paying more frequently than once a month. But there are other ways to get that debt paid more quickly. Check out this article on just how you can do it. Almost everyone can take advant...
By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
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The Obama administration announced a proposal that would approve oil drilling along some states along the eastern seaboard, but as written, it would keep the waters off Florida's coast free from oil drilling for at least the foreseeable future. The recommendation was part of a five-year draft pro...
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 Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
(Chris Brown | Certified Mortgage Planners)
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It’s estimated that there were 10 million victims of identity theft in 2008, and 1 in every 10 U.S. consumers have reported having their identity stolen. The U.S. Department of Justice reported in 2005 that 1.6 million households experienced fraud not related to credit cards (i.e. their bank acco...
By Sergio Rebollo Jr.
(Real Estate TeamMates)
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1. Minimize The Damage To Your Credit A Short Sale will affect your credit but not as detrimental as a Foreclosure will. A Foreclosure comes with a Final Judgment which remains on your credit report for 7 years. A Short Sale usually is reported as a “settled” account on your credit report. By mai...
A mortgage is one of the largest expenses a consumer will ever take on in their lives. That monthly payment eats a very large part of most people’s monthly budget. Imagine the options that would open up to you if that payment disappeared. You can use strategies to accelerate your mortgage payment...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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If a fire occurred in your home, would your smoke alarm work?   Don't wait for a fire to find out. Smoke alarms can alert you and your family and provide the critical seconds you need to escape in a fire. Does your home have smoke alarms on each level, especially near sleeping areas? Do you test ...
By John DL Arendsen, Gen Cont, Factory Built Const & Dev, RE Brk, INVS.
(TAG Real Estate Sales & Investments, ON THE LEVEL General Contractor, Crest Homes Factory Built Housing Dealer & Developer)
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  Questions Regarding UTILITIES In Manufactured Home Park Communities    PART 2   The following FAQ's are from the California Housing & Community Development's TITLE 25 Mobilehome Parks Act, Mobilehome Residency Law (MRL).   This is being presented in its unedited and unabridged format with mino...
By Pamela Seley, REALTOR®, Seals the Deals in Temecula Valley California
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Failure is a Detour The path to success is not a well-cut, delineated path. That is a myth, in my opinion. Do A, and then B, and will get you to C. Life doesn’t work that way, though many may want you to believe it does. I was reminded this week of past failures, one from a long conversation with...
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 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 Tom Braatz Waukesha County Real Estate 262-377-1459, Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha
(Re/Max Realty 100 262-377-1459)
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   There is a lot of old World tradition that blends hand in hand with modern technology and science. Waukesha County is famous for many reasons, but it's real assets are in its people that reside here and call it home. About the next best thing to living among all this beautiful architecture, ou...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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The Hollywood Sign one of the most Iconic Local Attractions of Los Angeles! Posted on Jan 28, 2015 by Endre Barath in Hollywood CA  The Hollywood Sign one of the most Iconic Local Attractions of Los Angeles! Here in the greater Los Angeles area there are so many Permanent Local Attractions that ...
By Christopher Dahl, Dahl Team Properties- Keller Williams Realty
(Dahl Team Properties)
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Homes in Memorial Point in Houston TX Interested in finding Homes in Memorial Point in Houston TX? Is it time to sell your home in Memorial Point?   Luxury Homes Memorial Point is a great neighborhood in Piney Point Village with 18 single family homes. Most homes has an average 3 bedrooms and 3 b...
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 Evelyn Kennedy, Alameda, Real Estate, Alameda, CA
(Gallagher & Lindsey, Alameda, California)
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  Alameda Sewer Lateral Program is now being administered by EBMUD.  On January 1, 2015 East Bay Municipal District took over administration of the City of Alameda’s private sewer lateral program.   In July, the City of Alameda along with 8 other cities, the Stege Sanitary District and EBMUD sign...