Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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By Rick Gibbs, HomesBuyRickGibbs
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Wynwwod at Foxcreek is a new community being built in the heart of Chesterfield County as part of a Master Planned Community.HHHunt Homes is the builder,HHHunt is family owned and operated since 1992.They provide sound construction with innovative architectural design.HHHunt builds with "green" t...
By Richie Alan Naggar author PEARLS FOR THE SOUL .com books, Life-Love-Intimacy-Purpose + Real Estate too?
(People first then business! Ran Right Realty Riverside, Ca)
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If you have ever made boo-boos personal or otherwise, then you have unsold yourself. You have caused others to take a look at you and it is a step backward. THINK:  Your personal stock just took a dip. Depending on how you handle the faux pas (or worse) will determine how far you fall. There are ...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Are We Sharing Too Much Information?   Or Not Enough?       Do we really need to know if your bum is clean enough to go commando?   I dare say - this may be too much information…   "Butt" this is a blog post about real estate and that brings me to this question:   How much should we share about o...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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“The Eye Buys” is a favorite phrase of mine to use when referencing the curb appeal of a home for sale.  Could this phrase also have somewhat of an influence on how one selects a real estate agent?  Let’s hope it’s not the sole factor one considers when a choice needs to be made on hiring an age...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Did you ever feel like you write for a living?  Well, that’s what bloggers do.  They write every day, and they must feed information to readers in a manner that will make the readers come back for more.  That’s a tough job.  Writing can be difficult, if we make it difficult.  Writing should be d...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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Another Long Island Co-op was Rented by Lawrence "Larry" And Sheila, Real Estate Associated Broker and RE Salesperson, and again it's at:   Country Club Gardens in W. Babylon New York This was a 1 bedroom 1 bath Co-op Apartment at Country Club Gardens. It was an upper level unit with Heat include...
By Doug Buenz, The 680 Group
(Venture | Sotheby’s International Realty)
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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Pleasanton Luxury Homes for Sale     Putting your  Pleasanton luxury home for sale in the market can be very time consuming and emotionally challenging. People you barely know will come into your home and inspect your rooms and closets. They will make remarks on a...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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How to Prepare Your South Tampa Home for an Open Inspection   When you decide to open your home for sale in South Tampa area for inspection, you are given the opportunity to show it off at its best to prospective buyers. Remember that you only get one chance to make a first impression so make sur...
By Petra Norris, Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
(CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.)
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Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your Carillon Lakes Community Home (2/2)   Whenever spring comes, people tend to get pumped up over cleaning their Carillon Lakes community homes. The breeze and the beauty of this season is truly inspirational. All you would ever need is time, effort, and a good old...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield,Wilton,Greenwich,NewCanaan, Brookfield,Newtown,Roxbury,Bridgewater,Washington,Sherman, Luxury Homes,WaterFront,Equestrian,NewConstruction
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
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Top 5 Tips for an Impressive Entryway for your Lake Zoar Real Estate   An organized and attractive entryway can make all the difference in your Lake Zoar real estate. If you want to attract more potential buyers, then it’s about time you pay a little attention to this space that you go through on...
By Michael Thornton, Home Inspector - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.0297
(Complete Home Inspections, Inc.)
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     Image is everything. We have heard it over and over again, ‘You can’t judge a book by its cover.’ Wrong! People do judge a book by its cover and folks judge you by how you look. As licensed professionals in our respective real estate trades, we must look the part. Real estate professionals h...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Tampa FL 2 Bedroom Townhome for Sale in the Hammocks | 8538 Brushleaf Way   This is one amazing opportunity you should not miss. Be the owner of this Tampa FL 2 bedroom 2 story townhouse for sale in the Hammocks in New Tampa. Nestled in the gated community of the Hammocks, this property might be ...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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While you may have decorated to your own tastes, with today's fashions your choices may be considered...forever dated! Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments.     As Realtors, we have seen all types of styles and different trends throughout the years. When we view a home for...
By Peter Taylor, PeterSellsHomes.ca
(RE/MAX Real Estate)
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Search current inventory of Homes in Rio Terrace Listing Details Substantially Renovated Home in Rio Terrace 7719 156 Street, Edmonton, AlbertaPrice: $489,900MLS number: E3405937Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 2Square Footage: 1120 + 1120 in Lower Level Call Peter Taylor at 780-916-7653 to see if this prop...
By Ron Barnes, "Most agents claim they're #1 - I THINK YOU'RE #1!
(Associate Broker at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Georgia Properties)
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Last Friday something happened to me that doesn't happen very often. I didn't get the listing. I can't remember the last time I made a listing presentation and lost. Frankly, sometimes I get them and I don't even try that hard! If I have an appointment, I usually just assume I have a new listing....
By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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If I was to re-blog a good post, it would be this one! Oops...I knew I'd goof it up! Hmmm...something is not right here! It should be 'If I were to re-blog......' And where did I learn this? From this post from Marte Cliff - thanks for helping us make the right choice of word. "If I were." "If I ...
I'll never forget the excitement when I worked in broadcast journalism...and we figured out how to set up a live stream WITHOUT needing a sat truck. Cool stuff. Lousy signal...terrible video quality...but still, cool stuff. My, how times have changed. For those of you who follow the latest trends...
By Buffini & Company
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The idea of finding balance in our lives is something many of struggle with, especially those of us who have chosen to run our own businesses.  Maybe we feel guilty for not spending enough time with our family, or we don’t make enough time to get our daily lead generation activities accomplished,...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Hillsborough County End Unit Townhouse for Sale | 8538 Brushleaf Way   This Hillsborough County end unit townhouse for sale is located in the gated community of the Hammocks, one of the best locations in New Tampa. This property is adorned by ceramic tile and carpeted flooring, central air condi...
By Bruce Walter
(Keller Williams Realty Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana)
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    Lafayette IN 47909 2 bedroom 2 bath condo for sale with fireplace near Subaru, Nanshan, and new GE jet engine plant located at 1809 Shetland Place, Lafayette Indiana 47909.                                                                                                                 ACCEPTED...