Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 48
What is the job of a listing agent?  Most will say it’s to market, and I agree with that mindset.  The main focus is marketing, but to whom?  I’d like to think that most buyers have the common sense to attach themselves to a buyer’s agent before they begin their home search. Assuming most buyers...
By Sidney Kutchuk, Temecula Short Sale Specialist | 951-217-6745
(Temecula short sale specialist at Realty Works Temecula,CA)
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Top 4 Foolproof Tips To Get Your Security Deposit Back As a renter of a Temecula CA home for rent, it is important that you understand how security deposits work and what you need to do to make sure that you get it back.  A security deposit is the amount of money you have to pay (different from y...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 9
Another Closing for Tammy Todaro at 109 Jefferson Road in Franklin MA- On The Market For One Day And Closed at Full List Price OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 109 Jefferson Road in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhoodMarket Stats $549,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Pa...
By Petra Norris, Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
(CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.)
Comments 2
Warning Signs That You Need to Repair the Foundation of Your Carillon Lakes Home For Sale   It is important to address problems with the foundation of your Carillon Lakes home for sale as soon as you see these warning signs.   A shifting, settling, or failing foundation can cause major structural...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 48
Happy Facebook Fridays, Rainers! With the various social media sites that we "should" be using, and all the talk about SEO and how to and not to post and interact, the intent of our online efforts can get blurry. That is why it is sometimes good to take a quick pause, re-inventory our ...
By Bobi Bigelow, Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate)
Comments 0
Come One Come All...to the Alpine Lakes Real Estate OPEN HOUSE Sunday, July 27th from Noon ~ 3pm   Lunch provided by: Priority Title Services, Inc. 47 Hall Street Concord, NH 03301   This 2500 square foot, 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom waterfront house is located on a 6+ acre lot in the Lady Slipper Subd...
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 42
Although Google's algorhythms are far beyond me, I know that there are two very important aspects to consider when you're trying to optimize your blog posts or your website: Getting Google to find you and give you a high ranking Getting people to stay and read once they get there Nearly e...
By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 5
367 S. Mimosa Payson, Az 85541 Nice and Spacious Get-Away Close to the Lake! Home   Virtual Tour   Photo Gallery   Property Map   Financing   Request Showing   Contact Me   Tamra Lee Ulmer A-REO BROKEROffice: 928-474-2550: Mobile: 928-978-5180: Price : $65,000.00 Bedrooms : 3 Bathrooms : 1.00 Sq...
By Torey Eisenman, Realtor CDPE Orlando Real Estate Homes For Sale
(Benchmark Real Estate Group, Inc.)
Comments 0
  Clermont FL Land For Sale - 1524 5th St     Home Photos Local Schools             Torey Eisenman Benchmark Real Estate Group, Inc 321-422-4729 Questions?Schedule a Showing! Licensed In:Florida License #:BK0544770       1524 5th St Clermont, Florida 34711   List Price: $69,000         Ready to ...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 47
When the listings leave the shelves quickly after they have arrived, it’s time to think about what you need to do to stay in business.  Without inventory, you’re out of business.  Are there any options?  There are always options, but the bottom line is selecting the right option to maximize your...
By Janet Kuehn- Charleston SC Homes Call 843-225-8890, Charleston SC Homes
(Southern Breezes Realty)
Comments 1
Summerville SC Home for sale - 1115 Trotters Blvd    Move in to this Summerville SC Home for sale that is built in style and comfort! You will surely enjoy what this lovely home has to offer! This amazing single story home in  Trotters Ridge offers wonderful features such as 3 spacious bedrooms,...
By Waynette Hoover Araj
(RE/MAX Central Realty)
Comments 2
Asheboro NC Home for Sale | 401 Pinewood Rd, Asheboro, NC 27205 Experience the excitement of life in the fairway in this Asheboro NC home for sale. This lovely 2 story traditional home that has been lovingly updated has 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, and overlooks Fairway #1 of Pinewood Country Cl...
By Debbie James Somers & Company, Debbie James
(Somers & Company)
Comments 1
Get Around Scenic Highway 30A for Free with the Sunshine Turtle Express Get around Scenic Highway 30A for free with the Sunshine Turtle Express! The Sunshine Turtle Express is a public transportation system that provides free transportation along Scenic Highway 30A for both residents and non-resi...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield, Bethel,Kent,Brookfield, Newtown, Redding,Roxbury,Bridgewater, Luxury Homes, Water Front Properties, Equestrian
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
Comments 2
How to Choose the Best Real Estate Agent for Your Candlewood Lake Home Choosing the right real estate agent to sell your Candlewood Lake home is the first and most important step for a successful home sale. The right agent will help you throughout the selling process, minimize your stress and hel...
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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Do you want to know about The Stonington neighborhood in Port Jefferson Station Long Island? Here is our Community Profile: Take A Look At our Youtube Video of Stonington's Exterior View: How Can I Reach Stonington In Port Jefferson Station NY? Take Route 347 (Nesconset Highway) To Old Town R...
By Anna Banana Kruchten, Phoenix Real Estate Agent, CRB, CRS 602-380-4886
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
Comments 31
The Power of Prospecting Treats   This morning as I was working in my home office my little guy Barnie started getting all excited and I knew what that meant.  There must be some neighbor dogs outside and he just has to get out there - now MOM!  NOW!  I couldn't help but smile and get him out...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 2
Get Your Glenbrooke Townhome Sold! 5 Ideas that Really Work With so many homes competing in the market, each home seller wants to know how to sell his or her home faster. And why not? The faster a home sells, the less work and stress it brings.   Here are some ideas guaranteed to get your Glenbro...
By Debbie James Somers & Company, Debbie James
(Somers & Company)
Comments 1
Fun Awaits 30A Luxury Home Owners at the 3rd Annual 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run in Alys Beach   Good news for all 30A luxury home owners and 30A tourists! You can now register for the 3rd Annual 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run to be held in Alys Beach. Click on the link to register in advance. The 5k and 1 Mile ...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 17
Open House July 27 from 1 to 3 at 6 Leanne Way in Franklin MA Hosted by Eric Buliung of The Kuney Todaro Team OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 6 Leanne Way in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhood $334,900 Townhouse Main Features 2 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 1,846 sqft Loc...
By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, Your Southern Utah Residential Real Estate Agent
(Prado & Kramer Real Estate, St. George, UT 435.632.9374)
Comments 2
Pioneer Day aka Deliverance Day in Utah ~ July 24th Celebrate and participate! Pioneer Day aka Deliverance Day marks the entry of the first Mormon pioneers into the Salt Lake Valley from back east on the 24th of July, 1847. This is a holiday that has strong ties to the LDS faith but is open to ev...