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By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty
(Zion Realty)
Comments 86
I've been a Real Estate Agent since 1998. I've been with a handful of National real estate brokerages during that time. Men routinely dressed in shirts and ties, women wore pant suits and everyone wore name tags. Back when I first started my real estate career some of my commission splits were a...
By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
Comments 32
Baby Boomers - Up-sizing and Downsizing  The population of people born between 1946 and 1964 are redefining aging. Known as baby boomers, many are still working, staying active and fit, and have no intention of slowing down.  According to Pew Research, 72 percent say they feel younger than their ...
By Marcy Moyer, CDPE
(Keller Williams Realty Palo Alto Probate & Trust Specialist)
Comments 3
Anyone trying to buy a home in Palo Alto right now knows that it is tough out there. There are many more buyers than sellers and many Palo Alto homes sell with multiple offers way over list price. Some homes go as much as 40% over asking, but some do not. How does a buyer make the decision about...
By Tom Braatz Waukesha County Real Estate 262-377-1459, Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha
(Re/Max Realty 100 262-377-1459)
Comments 2
 You can click here at Brookfield Wisconsin Real Estate  to search for your next home. The following information is from the MLS and is for the period of 1/27/2015 to 2/27/2015. See you at closing! In the Brookfield Wisconsin Real Estate market 26 homes sold; 3 were list and sold by the same comp...
By John Novak, Henderson, Las Vegas and Summerlin Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace)
Comments 2
Home Sales in Anthem Highlands - Henderson NV 89044 - 4th Quarter 2014 Anthem Highlands consists of nearly 1,300 one and two-story homes, from 1,564 to over 4,000 square feet, built from 2003 to 2007. For more information, or to buy or sell a home in Anthem Highlands, contact John Novak at (702) ...
By Bob Ratliff, Broker Associate - REALTOR® 512-587-5689, Your Cedar Park & Leander, REALTOR® CRS GRI
(RE/MAX Capital City ~ Call Bob ~512-587-5689 Austin TX - REALTOR® CRS GRI)
Comments 7
Austin Real Estate January 2015 shows 11% increase since January 2014 Austin Real Estate Market update for February 2015 shows an eleven percent increase with 1,547 single-family homes sold in the Austin area in January 2015 compared to January 2014. Median home prices for January 2015 listings i...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 16
  This is a recap of the Mentor Terrace condos for sale and recent market activity. Statistical information in this report has been gathered from our local multiple listing service(mls) as of February 26, 2015 and may not include all transactions in the complex.   Mentor Terrace was built in 198...
By Dee Toohey, Broker, ABR, AHWD, CIPS, FMS, ePro
(Innovative Realty Solutions Group)
Comments 0
Here is the 30 day inventory, pending and sales data for Longwood, FL for single family homes:   Status: Active (257)     Beds Baths SqFt Heated List Price LP/SqFt Close Price SP/SqFt DTC DTCL ADOM CDOM SP/LP Ratio Min 2 1 870 $59,400 $46.15 - - - -     - Max 8 10 11,630 $4,499,000 $387.01 - - - ...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 9
Market report and Homes sold in Middletown township Bucks county in December 2014 . Middletown township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Middletown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in December 2014. I looked for reside...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 8
Hobe Sound FL 33455 Condo Market Report January 2015   Hobe Sound Real Estate Snapshot for ZIP Code 33455, Condo Sales for January 2015   For January 2014 in the 33455 Zip Code area of Hobe Sound, Florida :   There are currently 17 active condo listings. (Up by 4 condos from December) 3 Condo sa...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 14
Pasadena CA Prado Loft Style Condos at 840 E Green St For Sale 2.27.15     This is a recap of market activity and units for sale at Prado on Lake in Pasadena. Statistical data in this report has been gathered from our local multiple listing service as of February 26, 2015 and may not include all ...
By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan, NYC
(The Corcoran Group)
Comments 2
Brooklyn Year End Review   Summary Intense demand in Brooklyn fueled price improvements in all metrics during 2014. Overall average condo and co-op price was 12% higher than a year ago and average price per square foot grew 9%. Overall median price increased 3%, exhibiting slight price growth in ...
By Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
Comments 12
Homeownership! To those who are still struggling in making a decision between renting and owning a home, this article by Nina Hollander should shed light why you have to take that big leap and purchase your home now. The low interest rates and affordable home prices are working to the buyers' adv...
By Jeff Dowler CRS, Carlsbad CA Homes for Sale (760) 840-1360
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 4
The Encinitas Luxury Home Market for 2014   The luxury home market in Encinitas, Carlsbad’s neighbor to the south, for 2014 was alive and well. Forty single family detached homes sold that fit the traditional criteria for a luxury home – the top 10% of homes sold in the last 12 months for a part...
By Gary L. Waters, Broker Owner Waters Realty of Brevard, LLC, Small Office, Big Service
(Waters Realty of Brevard, LLC)
Comments 4
Below is a summary of the Brevard County, Florida single family home market for January 2015 compared to the January 2014 period.  Here is the report on January 2015 Brevard County Condo sales.   Closed Sales were up 8.1% in January 2015.  There were 611 closed single family home sales compared ...
By Becky Kolb, Sun Lakes Arizona Expert
(ReMax Infinity - The KOLB Team)
Comments 0
How's the market in the active adult community of Trilogy at Power Ranch in Gilbert Arizona?   Trilogy at Power Ranch is a Shea developed active adult community in the East Valley of Phoenix. Just over 2,000 homes comprise this gated resort community with sizes ranging from 1,141 to over 3,000 sq...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long & Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
Comments 8
Just Sold in Marumsco Hills (Woodbridge, VA) for $254,000 This split level home in Marumsco Hills hit the market on January 17, 2015 for $249,000.  It was an estate sale, and the executor did some improvements before it hitting the market.  The house had fresh carpet and paint and was clean as a ...
By Suzanne Hinton, Broker-Associate, Overland Park Homes, Houses, Rea
(Hinton Group-ReMax Premier Realty)
Comments 0
Roeland Park KS Real Estate Market for January 2015.   How did the real estate market for Roeland Park KS do for the beginning of the year? Here are the new numbers for January 2015 for Roeland Park homes sold, average sales price and average days on market for listings of homes for sale in Roela...
By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Northern Virginia Realtor
(Living A Dream Real Estate)
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Eton Square Condos in Alexandria – Market Update 2.26.15 Eton Square is located in the Kingstowne area of Alexandria. The community is conveniently situated off Kingstowne Blvd and is just a short walking distance to Kingstowne Town Center. Eton Square is garden style condo neighborhood with sing...
By Fred Carver-Top Realtor Victoria, BC, Accredited Victoria BC Real Estate Consultant
(Re/Max Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
Comments 0
Victoria, BC Real Estate Market Update FEBRUARY 28, 2015   FEBRUARY 28, 2015. Wow time flies, soon Daylight Saving will be here( Foreward one hour Sunday March 8).     Lets have a look at the residential listings currently available in Greater Victoria.   Victoria Core (includes Oak Bay,Victoria,...