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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 )
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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 Joel Friday, Make sure your home is "SOLD by Friday!"
(Keller Williams Classic Realty)
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Progressive open house in Andover July 24th 5-7 pm Here is a great idea for home buyers in Andover MN. We are holding a progressive open house show casing the top listings in Andover all on one night. We have at least 24 homes available so come out and see one or all of these great homes. Prices ...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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10 Must-Do Packing Tips For Moving To Your New Westchase Home You have finally found your dream home and you are very excited to move your stuff in but you haven’t even started packing yet! Don’t let the task of packing weigh you down and rob you from the excitement of having your new home. Packi...
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 Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield, Bethel,Kent,Brookfield, Newtown, Redding,Roxbury,Bridgewater, Luxury Homes, Water Front Properties, Equestrian
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
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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 Melissa Zavala, Broker, Escondido Real Estate, San Diego County
(Broadpoint Properties)
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You sleep. You wake. You eat. You go to the gym. You spend time with family. You show property. You write contracts. And at the same time you must generate more leads so that you can do it all over again—day in and day out. That’s where the Internet can help you. When you leverage the tools avail...
By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, Your Southern Utah Residential Real Estate Agent
(Prado & Kramer Real Estate, St. George, UT 435.632.9374)
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Utah Ranked Top Pro-business State: No. 1 Spot for the 3rd Time! Living in southern Utah has afforded a front row seat to the local business climate around the state, especially while involved in community activities such as ribbon cuttings, grand openings and ground breakings. Utah residents and...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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This is a very unique location this Awesome 4 Bedroom 3 Bath Loft Home in Buckeye only has one neighbor with green belt in the back and sides. This Awesome 4 Bedroom 3 Bath Loft Home is in like new condition with custom window coverings, stainless steel appliances, new flooring and paint. The rea...
By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(Coldwell Banker Stuart & Watts Real Estate)
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    The Retreat’s Grand Re-Opening, Lots for Sale in Gated Community - Caldwell, WV 24925     Grand Re-opening The Retreat will be on August 9, 2014.  Home sites are for sale at The Retreat, a gated-community.  The Retreat has underground utilities, paved road access, city water, private communit...
By Realty Works Temecula, Real Estate, Temecula, Murrieta, Menifee
(Realty Works Temecula)
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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 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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Are you looking for a 24 Hour Guard Gated Community With Single Family Homes?   Would you also like:   •A Gated Golf Community? •Two or 3 Car Garage? • Full Basement? •Amenities Including Clubhouse, Gym, Pool, Tennis, Play Area? •Landscaping Maintained For You? •Suffolk County Location?   That’s...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
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    When Paula and I started our house search we had champagne taste with a beer pocket book.  We didn’t know what we couldn’t afford.  When we did find out it was kind of a downer.  No single family for us.  Not enough down payment and not enough income. So we had to postpone single family owner...
  Advertising, as taught by Don Draper "Whatever you are doing, it's ok...YOU, are okay..."  When I decided to add wholesaling to my business, the immediate problem was that I did not have enough leads.   Trying to find a homeowner who would need my services as an Investor wasn'...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage www.tromlerconstruction.com Mobile - 916-765-5366)
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  Using Panoramic Shots in Tight Spaces     When I think of a panoramic shot I think of mountain ranges or ocean front views, not tight spaces. I learned something new that now makes a lot of sense. I will be using this function on my iPhone more often now.   I wanted to get the entire visible co...
By Greg Raymer
(Raymer Real Estate Services LLC)
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The Essential Guide to Your Bowling Green KY Home Inspection   Getting a home inspection can never be overrated when you are buying a new home. You will find this written on your purchase contract and your trusted real estate agent will strongly advise you to get one even if you are buying a newl...
By Lori Ballen, CVO, Chief Visionary Officer / Ballen Companies
(The Ballen Companies, TBG, TBM, ASAN)
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Lori Ballen, marketing genius and entrepreneur, is hosting, “The Ballen Method Q&A” webinar on the 23rd of July at 10AM. This webinar is free but exclusively for those who already own The Ballen Method.   Lori Ballen, author and creator of The Ballen Method, is hosting a webinar for those who...
By Amy Murawski, experience, efficiency and integrity....
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate, Inc.)
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New 3 bedroom spacious winter condo rental at Clearbrook Village in Lincoln, NH. Views of Loon Mountain, shuttle, recreational complex, indoor swim club use, and close to everything you will need. Asking $10,000 plus utilities for the season November 1, 2014- May 31, 2015.
After 18 years in this business, I thought I had seen everything! Until I met “Wholesalers". If you've never met them, or know much about them, then there are 10 things that you need to know about this demographic to make money in this market today!Tip #1 – Wholesaling is legal in every ...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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This Awesome HUD 4 Bedroom 3 Bath 2 Acre Horse Property with loft sits on 2 acres - Perfect for animals and Horses. This Awesome HUD 4 Bedroom 3 Bath 2 Acre Horse Property has  Irrigated pasture - stable and tack area a spacious eat-in Kitchen with Island - Separate Formal Dinning room - with a L...