Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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By Michele Connors, Your Eastern North Carolina Realtor
(The Overton Group, LLC & CB First Realty )
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  Press Release Trulia/Zillow   email announcement received this morning from Zillow 7-28-14 : It's my pleasure to let you know we have just announced that Zillow has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Trulia. I'm really excited about this opportunity, but I am sure the news w...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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    I just read a wonderful post written by Chris Ann Cleland titled “Beware The Things You Know Nothing About” and I immediately thought about new construction sales.  Chris Ann’s post was relevant to gardening, but it struck a nerve with me about new homes. If I had a dollar for every buyer’s a...
By Wayne Martin, Sales Manager - New Homes & Condominiums Division
(Michael Saunders & Company)
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Wine & Cheese on me from 4 to 6 on Tuesday afternoon August 5, 2014! All responding Active Rain Members! What an opportunity to meet new firends and say hello to old friends! Location: 100 S Washington Blvd. (Michael Saunders & Company Gallery office) Sarasota FL 34236 Reason:  Sarasota a...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Tammy Todaro Closed Another at 22 Philomena Way in Franklin MA OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 22 Philimena Way in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhoodMarket Stats $420,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 2,348 sqftLot: 23,305 sqft Location ...
By Laura Andersen, A HomeSOLD Name (678)462-1191 Woodstock, Georgia
(Keller Williams Realty Partners ~ 678.462.1191 agentandersen@gmail.com)
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It's back to School on August 4th for Cherokee County School District Yes, it's here again, school starts in one week!  The summer vacations are now coming to an end.  Here is the link for the Cherokee County School District's website:  http://www.cherokee.k12.ga.us/Pages/Welcome.asp...
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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Mid-Year Market Report For St James, Head of Harbor and Nissequogue Long Island January - June 2014   Here is a look at where the St James, Head of Harbor and Nissequogue Long Island 11780 Market Report looks like for the past 6 months:   St. James SOLD: 2014 = 32 Homes Average Sale: $476,000 Day...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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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 Dennis Herman, Dennis Herman
(Realty Executives Elite)
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I just got this email: It's my pleasure to let you know we have just announced that Zillow has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Trulia. You can read the full press release here. You know what that means. Another monopoly and you know it will result in higher fees to agents which...
By Ellie McIntire, CDPE, Howard County Homes for Sale
(Ellicott City Clarksville Howard County Maryland Real Estate)
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The Clarksville, MD Market Report for home sales for June 2014 is strong as homes are selling quickly and interest rates stay low in the second quarter of the year.   In the month of June 2014 - 18 homes were sold in Clarksville  - 10 of them sold within 20 days. The average selling price in the...
By Ellie McIntire, CDPE, Howard County Homes for Sale
(Ellicott City Clarksville Howard County Maryland Real Estate)
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The Howard County Home Sales Market Report for June 2014   It's a great time to sell a home in Howard County as the real estate market here continues to grow in 2014! In June 2014 - 223 of 392 homes in Howard County were sold after being on the market LESS THAN 30 DAYS which accounts to 57% ...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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  The local real estate market and getting the best bang for your marketing dollar. Locally and World wide. No two markets in the real estate property listing promotion approach are handled the same. Because of the type of properties, the audience for buyers. That you the agent, broker, REALTOR a...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Top Things To Do in Bridgewater NJ This Summer   Bridgewater NJ is a beautiful place to call home. As most residents proudly claim, this lovely community has the right blend of small-town charm and the thrill and excitement of the city. Once the site of a historic revolutionary war moment,  Bridg...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Outstanding view and privacy! Charming natural wood home overlooking Ludlow Bay and Marina. Multiple decks for entertaining. Skylights for natural lighting, hardwood floors, stone fireplace, shop space in daylight basement. Greenbelts with towering firs for privacy on both sides of the property. ...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Rambler on 5 sweeping acres with 2-stall barn and tack room. Beautifully landscaped with great curb appeal! Oversized garage with plenty of shop room. Easy flowing floor plan with 2 fireplaces and formal dining room. Venetian blinds off Master Bedroom. Lots of parking for RVs and extra vehicles. ...
By Laura Foreman, Copywriter, Buffini & Company
(Referral Maker Real Estate CRM)
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Want to be happier and more productive? Become a morning person. In real estate, the old adage holds true: The early bird does indeed get the worm. Early risers tend to be more alert, conscientious and better able to plan for the day. Since it takes less time for them to clear the morning brain f...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Cape Cod style main house features vaulted ceilings, skylights, large sun room, master with French doors to private patio. 380 sq ft detached guest house features full kitchen and bath, hook-ups for washer and dryer. Property is beautifully landscaped with garden area and a creek that runs to a n...
By Ryan Haley, Ocean City MD Real Estate - DE Beach Home Realtor
(Ryan@RyanHaley.com Ocean City MD Real Estate Sales)
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Ocean City, MD is a bustling community with much more to do than just visit the beach! Tonight there will be a fireworks display at 10pm. It's free and will be visible all along the boardwalk. Also Mondays-Wednesdays, you can enjoy family-oriented Christian praise and worship music, drama, pr...
By Eileen Burns, Real Estate Broker Ft Lauderdale/Miami/PalmBeach
(Trans State Commercial RE Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach)
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Eileen is sharing the official release about Zillow acquisition which has just been broadcasted by Dennis herman.  Read it fresh off the press.  another metamorphus will be taking placing in the very near future.  All aboard whether you like it or not! I just got this email: It's my pleasure ...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
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Great home in a friendly neighborhood.Mint condition with many recent improvements. Hardwood floors, cozy fireplace and custom closets. All windows replaced in 2006. Large open kitchen and dining. The garage has been converted into a Master Suite with 3/4 bath. Private fenced backyard has a dog r...
By Rob Kinnon
(BuyPlaya Real Estate Advisors)
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Enjoy the glory of tropical nature surrounded by 10,000 square meters of jungle land a short drive from the beach and to town. Getaway from it all while still being close enough to all the conveniences. Located in the heart of the jungle near to the gorgeous white sand beaches of Xpuha and Akumal...