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Archives of real estate blog entries for November 26, 2011 (Page 8)
How Long Will it Take You to Sell My House Oh Wonderful Listing Agent? - 06:48 PM
Pricing a listing well is key to getting the best offer in the quickest time. Steve Bachman puts it into perspective. If you are looking to list your Central Maryland home call me for a consultation. Via Steve and Jan Bachman--Northern Virginia Realtors (RE/MAX Gateway, Reston, Herndon, Ashburn, Sterling, Fairfax ):
Ted: How long will it take to sell my house? Also, as a prospective home seller, what is the significance of the length of time my property is on the market?
Steve: Ted, that is THE QUESTION isn't it? There are three main (2 comments)
Buying a Condo in Daytona Beach. Episode One. How Much For the View... - 04:39 PM
This is a new series about buying a condo in Daytona Beach Area. If you are interested, follow my blogs, or subscribe. As i go, I will add links to previous posts. So, here is the first one: Quite often I get a call, and after telling me that they would like a 2 bedr/ 2 baths condo (or any other size) in Daytona Beach area and the question comes: - which condo to buy? And when I hesitate with the answer, they are surprised. We specialize in condos, so how come I am not naming one and only clear winner... Well, (12 comments)
Comparing Apples to Boilers - 08:48 AM
Whenever shopping for any item, we tend to compare like items, especially when making a large purchase. With certain things it’s an easy comparison, just like the saying, apples to apples. It’s easy to spot bad fruit or we already know what we like and skip all the other apples all together. Simple. When it comes to larger purchases like cars or appliances, the comparisons can get convoluted and confusing. Since I’m no car expert, I can’t offer any advice in that department, but I do know a little about appliances, in this case heating systems. There are basically two types (4 comments)
Coins for Kids~St George Utah Charity~2011 - 01:49 PM
Coins for Kids in St George Utah~2011 is just one of the special charities in our area that really supports those in need. There's a real push for this much-needed charity during the holiday season and it's refreshing to see so many businesses and people get involved to help those less fortunate. There's usually a large meter displayed in downtown to track the donations and it's fun to see the amount of money donated and how much is still needed to complete their goal. Coins for Kids is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing Christmas to children in the Washington County (2 comments)
Christmas Home Decoration Trends for 2011 - 12:01 AM
As I am getting ready to start decorating for the holidays, I was looking for inspiration and ideas from some of the wonderful home stagers at Active Rain and came across this post on 2011 Christmas decorating trends by Eve Rusakova, Home Stager, Toronto, ON . These are great pointers to freshen your holiday decorating. Via Eve Rusakova, Home Stager, Toronto, ON (Studio 74, Ultimate Staging Solutions): Christmas Home Decoration Trends for 2011 As well as many aspects of our lives, Christmas home decoration has its own fashion and trends. While the general picture remains pretty much the same from year to year, (2 comments)
Selling a House with Children...a staged house. - 12:24 PM
Selling a House with Children...a staged house. As professional stagers we frequently have sellers tell us that their family cannot live in a staged home. Part of the reason that they object is that they cannot imagine convincing their children that "staging" their bedroom is a good idea or that once staged, they will stay that way. As a retired classroom teacher I have had many classes and experiences with child psychology and I employ that knowledge with staging. I know that children, of all ages, will listen more to an outsider (that they trust) than they will their parents. (26 comments)
ESQUIMALT-Victoria BC-Real Estate-November Condo Market Update - 12:44 PM
ESQUIMALT-Victoria BC-Real Estate-November Condo Market UpdateNovember 26, 2011 ESQUIMALT CONDO Real Estate Market SnapshotESQUIMALT Condominium -Victoria BCNovember 26, 2011....... I thought I would review the Real Estate activities of Victoria BC an area known by the locals as ESQUIMALT, an area bordered by Esquimalt Waterfront to Saxe Point Park and MaCaulay Point Park to the South, Herewood, Dominion Rd and the VIctoria Harbour waterfront to the East, Gorge Waterway and the Gorge Vale Golf Course to the North, Admirals Rd, CFB Esquimalt and Esquimalt Harbour to the West.Esquimalt Google MapEsquimalt Condo Market SnapshotCHECK THIS GREAT CONDO BUY 2 Bed 2 Bath (4 comments)
Laurelton New York Homes for Sale and Real Estate Guide-November 24 2011, Call Pat 516 855-7202 - 04:41 PM
Laurelton New York Homes for Sale and Real Estate Guide-November 24 2011, Call Pat 516 855-7202 Laurelton NY Homes for Sale Laurelton NY Real Estate View Laurelton New York Homes for Sale and find Laurelton, NY Real Estate Information in the Laurelton NY Homes for Sale and Laurelton New York Real Estate Guide-November 24 2011. The weekly Laurelton NY Real Estate publication, provided by Laurelton Real Estate Broker and Agent Home Driven Realty, is a tool to assist prospective home buyers in the purchase of Laurelton NY Homes for Sale and Laurelton NY Real Estate. The Laurelton NY Homes for Sale and Real Estate Guide provides a Free Multiple Listing Search option, Helpful Home Buying Videos and Steps to Laurelton Homeownership Links. (0 comments)
Springfield Gardens New York Homes for Sale and Real Estate Guide-November 24 2011, Call Pat 516 855-7202 - 05:00 PM
Springfield Gardens New York Homes for Sale and Real Estate Guide-November 24 2011, Call Pat 516 855-7202 Springfield Gardens NY Homes for Sale Springfield Gardens NY Real Estate View Springfield Gardens New York Homes for Sale and find Springfield Gardens, NY Real Estate Information in the Springfield Gardens NY Homes for Sale and Cambria Heights New York Real Estate Guide-November 24 2011. The weekly Springfield Gardens NY Real Estate publication, provided by Springfield Gardens Real Esrate Broker and Agent Home Driven Realty, is a tool to assist prospective home buyers in the purchase of Springfield Gardens NY Homes for Sale and Springfield Gardens NY Real Estate. The Springfield Gardens NY Homes for Sale and Real Estate Guide provides a (4 comments)
Fort Myers Florida. Stoneybrooke has grown in popularly over the years as a well maintained family oriented gated community in Fort Myers. Located close to southwest International airport and close to many of Fort Myers finest club courses it has grown in popularity among people moving to southwest Florida. Stoneybrooke is loaded with amenities for the entire family and features many two story homes ranging from 2,000 to 3,200 sq. ft. of living area. The choices and styles of homes will meet the requirements of the most pickiest home buyers. if you are moving here to southwest Florida you should schedule a (0 comments)
Gulf Access Waterfront Real Estate in Fort Myers Florida, written by Joe kendall Broker Associate with Sandals Realty. This is a picture of a gulf access waterfront home that was recently sold as a bank owned property in Fort Myers Florida. Home Buyers from all around the country and many outside the United States are focusing on waterfront property in southwest Florida. The past several years of declining values of real estate in florida specialty in southwest Florida has brought a lot of attention to home buyers that have always wanted to own a home in Florida. The last (1 comments)
Southampton Bucks County, Holiday fruit sale. - 03:59 PM
Southampton/Warminster Lions Club , Bucks County Pa. Annual Holiday fruit sale Thursday, December 1, 2011 until sold out Location Corner of Second Street Pike and Rozel avenue , Southampton Cases and half cases of Florida oranges and Grapefruit will be available , Monday through Sunday 10 am to 6 pm Proceeds will benefit Lions Club charities.
New Hope Bucks County Pa Indoor flea market Saturday December 10, 2011 - 04:07 PM
Indoor flea market and craft sale will be held at New Hope ?Solebury School cafeteria on december 10 9 am to 1 pm Address 180 Bridge Street, New Hope pa You can reserve a space for only $25/ if you want to sell your crafts. It includes a table and two chairs. It also includes a three line listing of your items in a promo ad. It is sponsored by Greater Philadelphia media Set up time is 8 am Call 866 938 3010 for information (3 comments)
Tested by Dolores Kelley Ingredients: 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup sugar ¼ tsp. salt 2 cups Cranberries ½ cup chopped walnuts ½ cup butter, melted 2 eggs 1 tsp. almond extract Note: This pie has no crust. Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease one 9 inch pan. 2. Combine the flour, sugar, and salt. Stir in the cranberries and the walnuts, and toss to coat. Stir in the butter, beaten eggs, and the almond extract. (If you are using frozen cranberries, the mixture will be very thick). Spread the batter into the prepared (26 comments)
Lakeville MN Home Sales Exceed 2010 Totals - 10:04 AM
Lakeville MN Home Sales Exceed 2010 Totals Another Minnesota city's total year to date home sales have exceeded the entire 2010 totals. According to information supplied by Regional Multiple Listing Service of Minnesota, Lakeville's number of closed residential sales has just reached 607, topping the 2010 total of 605. In a year as challenging as 2011, this suggests that there are some improvements in the Lakeville housing market. The immobility of underwater homeowners still exists. People who could afford a higher payment are still stuck in homes they otherwise would have replaced with a move up home. Eventually the lending industry (8 comments)
Brainerd Lakes Real Estate Update for November 2011 - 08:31 PM
If everyone had the ability to sell their existing home or the financial resources to make the purchases, there are many great homes on the market at exceptional prices in the Brainerd Lakes area of Minnesota. For every home that sells in the Brainerd Lakes area of Minnesota, 15 properties remain on the market. The median sales price of a home in the Brainerd Lakes area dropped 9 percent and is now at $154,425 according to the Greater Lakes Association of Realtors. The Brainerd housing market is lagging behind the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington market, which was recently ranked the top (0 comments)
What's Outside Your Window? - 08:16 PM
What's Outside Your Window? It is always fun to look out the windows of our porch (aka office) as it is mostly windows. You never know what you might see--birds of all kinds, raccoons, chipmunks, squirrels, skunks, and many other critters. But one of my favorite sights is the white tail deer that we see pretty much weekly. This Thanksgiving we had a hungry young deer stop by, but fortunately he wasn't too interested in the turkey--he thought the vinca sounded much more appetizing!
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