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By Anita Allen, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Pace and Milton, FL
(Coldwell Banker United, Realtors - 850-377-4410)
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I am new to Active Rain, just a week now.  I am still learning about how to get points.  When I saw this blog post I thought it had good information.  I think you will too! Active Rain . . . New Changes ~  Me LIKEY! WOW -- of all the changes made to Active Rain in the 7-years I've been here ....
By Michelle Gibson, REALTOR
(Hansen Real Estate Group Inc. )
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Get the scoop on this weeks FREE Movie Night right here! WELLINGTON FREE MOVIE NIGHT DETAILS: FREE MOVIE: Jaws STARRING:   Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss RATED: PG WHEN: Friday, August 1st, 2014 @ 8:00pm WHERE: Wellington Florida Amphitheater If this is not the FREE Movie Night you w...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Real Estate Resource For Life!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate LLC)
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  Homes For Sale in Aurora CO 80017 Zip Code   The Aurora Colorado zip code 80017 is in Aurora.  The boundaries are Chambers Road on the west, Tower Rd. on the east, 6th Avenue on the north and Mexico on the south.    There are currently 17 single family homes for sale in 80017 priced from $180,0...
By Judi K Barrett, Broker/Owner, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDAB
(Judi Barrett~Integrity Real Estate Services~Idabel, Oklahoma)
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  Judi Barrett | Integrity Real Estate Services | (580) 212-5946 Peninsula Dr, Fort Towson, OK 1 ac approx. Waterfront Lake Front 2 adjacent lots Raymond Gary Lake utilities. Storage buiding  1 acres Vacant Land     Lot Size 1 acres DESCRIPTION Two beautiful large lakefront (water front) lots on...
By Brigita McKelvie, Rural & Horse Properties & Farms in Eastern PA
(Cindy Stys Equestrian and Country Properties, Ltd.)
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  Plainfield Riding Club To Hold Schooling Horse Show     A schooling horse show will be held at the Plainfield Riding Club grounds on August 3rd, 2014, starting at 9:00AM.  The facility is located on State Park Road just south of Wind Gap, PA.   The classes for that day will be: 1-  Halter mares...
By Hella M. Rothwell, Real Estate Broker/Owner in Carmel-by-the-Sea CA
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Some neighbors recommended me to someone they knew who was looking for a real estate broker. Since then, we've worked together and just a few days ago the transaction closed. The client is very happy and we are already working on another one that hopefully will also come about. Margaret Rome ...
By Enrico & Monica Roselli
(Realty World South Florida)
Comments 55
I am curious as to the feelings of Realtors and the public about Zillow buying Trulia. The perception of the public when it comes to the real estate industry is already so vague and misguided, let`s face it, most consumers haven`t got a clue as to how we get compensated and all that we do in any ...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
Comments 15
A testimonial From A Repeat Client   I had a client close on their Cheshire CT home recently, after waiting for the buyer to close on their home as well. After 3 years in their new home, the family was forced to relocate because of a job promotion. It was a good thing for the fmily, but it could ...
By Yoana Toth, P.A.
(Toth Real Estate Group, Inc)
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FOR RENT- BISCAYNE BAY ON THE WATER 2686 NE 135 Street North Miami, Florida 33181  $2,500.00 monthly/ Minimum 1 Year lease   Only 21 waterfront townhomes in the fabulous Hidden Cove. Amazing views of the Intracoastal Waterway of Biscayne Bay and luxurious million dollar homes from your own backya...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Stress Free Moving: The Holy Grail of moving from one home to another... This sounds like such a great idea, needless to say you can plan and try to execute your plan to the best of your abilities, but there are always some unexpected surprises. The movers were a major and critical key to a smoot...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Featured Realtor KRIS GROSSE of Keller Williams Realty Port Saint Lucie West at PGA Village.     Keller Williams Realty Port Saint Lucie West at PGA Village is not new to Port St. Lucie.  Keller Williams Realty Port Saint Lucie West at PGA Village opened in Port St Lucie in May 2012. Due to the i...
By MaryBeth Mills Muldowney, Massachusetts Broker Owner
(TradeWinds Realty Group LLC)
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Another Free Event for Kids who Enjoy the BOSTON RED SOXS!   Each Wednesday  at 7pm!   4 Yawkey Way, Boston   July 30th is Fan Picture Event!         FUN AND FREE two words we love to hear! Enjoy your summertime fun.    This idea is presented to you by TradeWinds Realty Group llc serving all of ...
By Craig Rutman, Raleigh, Cary, Apex area Realtor
(Helping people in transition)
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Lesson of the Day from Your Raleigh, Cary, Apex Area Real Estate Agent.   This boy didn't listen in class...     So, we'll review it again...   Get it? Got it? Good! Class dismissed!                                     About The Author Craig Rutman is a North Carolina Residential Real Est...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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Lakeshore Arts Festival Evanston IL August 2 and 3rd The Lakeshore Arts Festival is coming up and has been a staple of the city since 1973 at the Evanston Lakefront. This year the festival will be at Centennial Park because there is construction going on at the Arrington Lagoon which is in Dawes ...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, New Home Construction and Luxury Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Featured Realtor Alex Lazaris  of Keller Williams Realty Port Saint Lucie West at PGA Village.   The Kevin B Tolbert PA Team of  Keller Williams Realty Port Saint Lucie West at PGA Village is now located in our brand new home located in Keller Williams Realty Port Saint Lucie West at PGA Village ...
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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Featured Home Buy Of The Day in Bristol TN 7.28.14 …311 Trail Ridge Road is One With A View!   REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH IN BRISTOL TN!   Check out the latest ...Featured Home Buy Of The Day in Bristol TN 7.28.14 …311 Trail Ridge Road is One With A View!   This is one you don't want to miss .......
By MaryBeth Mills Muldowney, Massachusetts Broker Owner
(TradeWinds Realty Group LLC)
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FREE and FUN and FRIDAYS! We love to hear those words! Summerfun is brought to you compliments of the Highland Foundation. This Friday, August 1st the Highland Foundation offers you and your family members the FREE opportunity to enjoy the following Events and Museums:           AUGUST 1st Friday...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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The tale of two land lots, Maine property acreages to consider. Both in the country. But different application, locations for the guy or gal that does not want a home, structure, improvements on the property. These two land in Maine offerings are surveyed clearly, distinctively. The three blind m...
By Anita Allen, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Pace and Milton, FL
(Coldwell Banker United, Realtors - 850-377-4410)
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Real Estate Stats For The Month Of July The numbers are out for the month of July for Pensacola and surrounding areas:  Here is how July stacks up:  Residential homes sold:  486 homes sold, the average list price was $174,223, the average sold price was $168,449, the median sold price was $142,55...
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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Just Listed Home in Bristol TN July 2014 ….Check Out 875 Highway 44!   REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH FLASH IN BRISTOL TN!   Check out the latest ....Just Listed Home in Bristol TN July 2014 ….Check Out 875 Highway 44!     This is a great property with so much potential!     Priced at $218,750 how could ...