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Archives of real estate blog entries for July 5, 2009 (Page 3)
Candle Creek Real Estate - 2nd quarter market report - 09:39 PM
Candle Creek offers one and two-story homes from 1,348 to over 3,800 square feet, built from 1988 to 1996. For more information, or to buy or sell a home in Candle Creek, contact John Novak at (702) 339-9700 or JohnNovak@kw.com.
(GLVAR deems information reliable but not guaranteed. Properties listed and sold by various MLS participants. Sale Price adjusted for any seller contributions. DOM = Days on Market) (0 comments)
Work on your Business - 07:16 PM
At the AT&T National golf tournament yesterday, we watched Vijay Singh hit balls at the driving range. He had obviously been there prior to our arrival as he had already worked up a sweat. We watched him hit balls with precision for close to a half an hour and he was still on the range when we went in to watch others play in the tournament. He was doing all of this prior to his 18 hole round in the tournament. Then, as we were leaving, he was back at the range hitting balls. As many of you know, Vijay is (2 comments)
Sellers - What You Need to Know About Pricing - 10:15 AM
If you are a seller in most markets, determining the listing price is probably the most important, and perhaps most difficult, decision you need to make, at least if you are serious about selling. If you aren't then the price doesn't matter. Just pick the price you want and go with. But savvy folks will pay attention to the things we know about setting a reasonable price, but sometimes ignore. You don't determine the sales price, nor do agents - the buyers do. Your home is really only worth what a willing and able (and qualified) buyer is willing to pay (7 comments)
Fabulous waterview home on a hillside over-looking the Batiquitos Lagoon Surrounded by acres of open space and a wildlife preserve - can never be developed Xeriscape landscaping - no irrigation needed No neighbors means privacy, peace and quiet Eco-friendly - no heating or AC necessary Close to hiking paths Not a short sale or an REO Vacant and ready to move in Low crime area - you can leave your door open
Madison in the News! - 08:54 AM
More reasons to relocate to the best city around…. Madison, WI. Once again, Madison has hit one of the top newspapers. This time around.... the New York Times. First up… a slideshow of various activities around the city – click here to view it. The article in the New York Times explores what you can do in 36 hours in Madison. Although most of the activities are food related, it’s still a good read. Check it out here! Make it a Great Day Everyone! Bob 608-235-6701 firstname.lastname@example.org www.bentleyrealtygroup.net Your Clear Choice in Madison Area Real Estate! (0 comments)
A Short Sale can drive you to the brink - 05:09 PM
A Short Sale can drive you to the brink especially if it involves Countrywide now part of Bank of America. I have been working with my sellers for almost a year. During that time I presented more than 7 contracts to my clients. Just this past week, (knock on wood) I think we have a clear to close. But, I better not count my ‘chickens ...' Some lenders will get a short sale approved immediately. Most take a little time. But the king ... the winner of taking the longest has to be Bank of America. My experience has to be (1 comments)
Give a Sale a Chance ... Get rid of the Clutter - 06:01 PM
Get Rid of the Clutter We all tend to store more STUFF than we need and we pack or houses with stuff. Now that you made the decision to sell your house, is time to get rid of some stuff. You ought to start sorting; if you have things that you haven´t used in 5 years you probably don´t need it. But if you can´t; then put them in storage. The closets should be uncluttered, same for drawers and cabinets. By de-cluttering your home your house will give the perception of being a bigger property than expected.The rule goes that if you (0 comments)
First Time Home Buyer Index in California goes through the roof! But how long will it last? - 11:07 PM
The California Association of Realtors has found their First-time Buyer Housing Affordability Index stood at 69% in the first quarter of 2009!! With a median price of an entry level home at $213,040 the average payment would be $1,270/month! You would need an annual income of $38,090 to afford this home. Consider the 2nd quarter of 2007 when the affordability factor was at 26%! Median House price for entry level was $503,000, Monthly payment of $3,193.00/month with an annual income of $95,803!! We've come a long way in pricing and are allowing SO MANY more buyers into the marketplace!! Here in (0 comments)
Which social media should you use? - 02:21 PM
When you're a tech lover, every day there's something new to discover on the web. For me that usually means keeping close watch on my computer time. If I'm not careful, discovery of a new website or informative blog can easily suck up a couple of hours, so I've learned to bookmark quickly and then turn away. Interestingly when I go back to those bookmarks, I've lost interest in many. This week I'll be thinking a lot about my own web/social media strategy and that of the Floyd Wickman Team and here's the first thing that crossed my mind today. The (4 comments)
****************************************************************************************************************** Info about the author: George Souto is a Loan Officer who can assist you with all your FHA, CHFA, and Conventional mortgage needs in Connecticut. George resides in Middlesex County which includes Middletown, Middlefield, Durham, Cromwell, Portland, Higganum, Haddam, East Haddam, Chester, Deep River, and Essex. George can be contacted at (860) 573-1308 or email@example.com (23 comments)
Seawinds #7-B SOLD June 2009 Call Kathy Lewellen 561-676-6333 - 09:17 AM
7-B Seawinds sold. two bedrooms two bathrooms with ocean and intracoastal views.Double wrapped around balconies, garage parking, Laundry Room. Built in 1974 there is a total of 184 units in two Towers. There are 46 three bedrooms and two bath. And there are 138 two bedrooms two bath floor plans. First Class amenities with two heated pools, two jacuzzis,two tennis courts,shuffle board courts,indoor hand ball court. Library media room and social room for entertaining. 24 hour manned gate, One pet is permitted must be under twenty pounds. 5080 North Ocean Drve, Singer Island, Fl 33404 Kathy LewellenSinger Island Specialist http://www.singer-island-real-estate.com/Ocean 30 Marketing (0 comments)
Water Glades 8-B in the #100 building is under contract. This two/two split floor planwith a southeast ocean exposure pluse a southwest intracoastal view of Lake Worth Lagoon. Waterglades 100: Total of 72 units with 18 floors Amenities: Security,Tennis,Pool,Exercise Room,Club House, No Pets, Parking per unit is open. Waterglades 200: Total of 84 units with 22 floors Amenities: Security,,Tennis,Pool,Exercise Room,Club House,No Pets, Waterglades 300: Total of 100 with 26 floors. Amenities:Security,Tennis,Pool,Exercise Room,Club House, No Pets,Parking per unit is open. 5540 North Ocean Drive, Singer Island, Fl 33404 For more information please call www.singer-island-real-estate.com Kathy LewellenSinger Island SpecialistKathy@Ocean30.comOcean 30 Marketing GroupQuantum (0 comments)
Kathy Lewellen561-676-6333Kathy@Ocean30.comwww.singer-island-real-estate.comOcean30 Marketing Grou[Quantum One Realty (0 comments)
Singer Island Homes May 2009 Maket Report - 10:09 AM
These are the homes that Sold May 2009 in Palm Beach Shores, Singer Island, Fl If you have been searching for a home on Singer Island. This is the time to buy.Call Kathy for all of your real estate needs.
Kathy Lewellen561-676-6333Kathy@Ocean30.comwww.singer-island-real-estate.comOcean30 Marketing GroupQuantum One Realty (0 comments)
Kathy LewellenKathy@Ocean30.comwww.singer-island-real-estate.com561-676=6333Ocean30 Marketing GroupQuantum One Realty (0 comments)
Florida Condominium ACT changes 2009 - 11:03 AM
A recent change in the Condominium act requires that each unit owner provide evidenceto the Association of a currently effective policy of hazard and libility insurance on his unit,the law requires that the Association must be an additional named insured and loss payee on all casualty insurance policies issued to unit owners ( See section 718.111 (f)(g) Florida Statues) If the Associations does not receive this documentation, the Associations shall have the rightto purchase a policy of insurance on your behalf, and assess you for the cost incurred.
Kathy LewellenKathy@Ocean30.comwww.singer-island-real-estate.com561-676-6333Ocean30 Marketing GroupQuantum One Realty (4 comments)
Happy 4TH of July Bonita Springs – 2009 | The mailbox Series
Bonita Assistance Office food Drive
The HVCC Wal-Mart Effect
The Tree by The Groves
The Estero River From Sandy Lane (7 comments)
7 Secrets to Selling a Property Today - 12:01 PM
IF YOU'RE LOOKING TO sell your home in a matter of days rather than months, you might want to take some tips from 32-year-old Mona Ross Berman. To get her Washington, D.C., townhouse ready for sale, the interior designer went through every room, sweating the details. She rearranged furniture, added sophisticated coffee-table books and strategically placed vases and throw pillows to create a cozy environment. She then organized every closet to showcase her ample storage space. Finally, she removed all personal items, including her wedding photos, so potential buyers wouldn't associate the house with someone else. She made the property ‘Q-tip' (1 comments)
So what is the price of blueberries this year? - 03:09 AM
Last year I wrote a blog about blueberry picking in Red Hook, NY and posted a short video. Well, late last week I received a call from someone who wanted to know the price of blueberries in my area. Immediately I asked her if she had been reading my blog, she said she Googled blueberries and my blog popped up. She told me she had first called the place but did not get a hold of anyone so she figured she would call me. We had a great conversation and after that I could not get blueberries off my mind. It (5 comments)
This beautiful colonial has custom features throughout and is perfect for entertaining. On the first floor you will find wood flooring, 9' ceilings and lots of windows that fill the entire space with light. In the living room can be found a brick fireplace. There is a gourmet kitchen with granite counters, Viking professional range and a Thermador wall oven, and the breakfast nook has a lovely tin ceiling. From the breakfast nook, step through the french doors to a large sun room- a great place to relax this summer. There are double staircases to access the second (9 comments)
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