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scott afb area homes: Scott AFB Area Real Esate Agent, Belleville Homes For Sale - 07/06/10 02:27 PM
Local Real Estate Guide Metro East Illinois Home StoreBe The First To Find Your New Home You may use this local Metro East Illinois real estate website to search for every home for sale surrounding Scott Air Force Base and military family housing. So if you are considering selling your home or buying a new home, please use this website to find all homes for sale and the information you need, and if you don't find it here, please contact me. You will find every home for sale listed in OFallon, Belleville, Collinsville, Freeburg, Mascoutah, New Baden, Smithton, Swansea, Shiloh, (0 comments)
scott afb area homes: Belleville IL Home For Sale - 06/29/10 11:15 AM
532 Mascoutah Ave, Belleville, IL 62220 Property Details Bird's Eye View Get Local Streetview $134,900 - 532 Mascoutah Avenue, BELLEVILLE 3Bedrooms2Baths1,931SQ. Feet0Acres BUNGALOW HOME ON THE EDGE OF HISTORICAL DISTRICT. HOUSE HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH NEW ROOF,VINYL SIDING,GUTTERS AND DOWNSPOUTES.NEW WINDOWS,KITCHEN CABINETS,LARGE PANTRY,BEAUTIFUL HARDWOOD FLOORS AND TRIM THROUGHTOUT,9 FT CEILINGS,FULL BASEMENT WITH 3 ROOMS FURNISHED,FENCED BACKYARD,CLOSE TO CITY PARK. « PreviousNext » Next Steps: Request Showing Share! Print Walkscore Back to Results Essential Information MLS® #:3006009 Price:$134,900 Bedrooms:3 Bathrooms:2.00 Full Baths:1 Half Baths:1 Square Footage:1,931 Acres:0.00 Year Built:1925 Type:Residential Sub-Type:1 1/2 STORY Status:Active Community Information Address:532 Mascoutah Avenue Subdivision:NOT (1 comments)
scott afb area homes: Belleville Home for Sale - 06/24/10 11:48 AM
223 N Church, Belleville, IL Home for Sale Property Details Bird's Eye View Get Local Streetview $114,900 - 223 North Church Street, BELLEVILLE 3Bedrooms2Baths1,611SQ. Feet0Acres CHARMING TWO STORY SCREENED IN FRONT PORCH AND NEWER WOOD FLOORING IN THE FOYER,LIVING ROOM AND DINING ROOM. FORMAL DINING ROOM HAS KNOTTY PINE PANELING,CORNER CHINA CABINET AND BULIT IN BOOKSHELVES.LIVING ROOM HAS KNOTTY PINE ACCENT WALL ALONG WITH BUILT IN CABINETS.10'CELINGS ON MAIN LEVEL.SELLER IS BRINGING HOME UP TO CITY CODE, AND IS CONSIDERING PUTTING IN NEW KITCHEN CABINETS AND COUNTERTOP, OR CAN ACCEPT LOWER OFFER AMOUNT - BUYERS CHOICE. (less) CHARMING TWO (2 comments)
scott afb area homes: Our Real Estate Listings Metro East Real Estate - 06/22/10 11:33 PM
Looking for Homes for Sale in the Metro East Illinois Area? Search for Homes My Listings Office Listings Buying Selling About Us Real Estate Links Our Listings Our office is pleased to highlight the following properties. If you're a home buyer, simply click View Details to learn more about each property. If you're selling your home with us, we'll feature your property here too, so that it receives optimal exposure on our site. O'Fallon Homes, Scott AFB Homes, Metro East Homes, Belleville Homes, Shiloh Homes, Freeburg Homes, Smithton Homes, Swansea Homes, Fairview Heights Homes, Collinsville Homes, Troy Homes, Mascoutah Homes. (0 comments)
scott afb area homes: Metro East IL Home Searching - 06/19/10 12:50 PM
Need help finding a home to purchase in the Metro East Illinois area, including St. Clair County, Madison County, and Clinton County? Moving to Scott AFB and want to buy a home? Local Real Estate Guide Metro East Illinois Home StoreBe The First To Find Your New Home You may use this local website to search for every home for sale surrounding Scott Air Force Base. So if you are considering selling your home or buying a new home, please use this website to find all the information you need, and if you don't find it here, please contact me. (0 comments)
scott afb area homes: Home Searching near Scott AFB, IL - 06/17/10 06:54 PM
Looking for a home for sale near Scott AFB? There are 452 Active Re-Sale homes for sale priced between $160,000 to $400,000 in the cities of O'Fallon, Shiloh, Mascoutah and Belleville east. These are the closest towns surrounding Scott AFB.
Displaying matches 1 through 361 of 361 with a median list price of $104,900 and an average sales price of $106,040 and 134 average days on the market. Belleville, IL is located in St. Clair County with a Population in July 2008: 41,097. Population change since 2000: -0.8%Belleville is located apprx 10 miles west of Scott AFB, IL (0 comments)
scott afb area homes: The Art of Negotiating - 06/15/10 12:45 PM
Where you start negotiations may determine where you end up. "The only difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is the way in which we use them."--Adriana Doyle Before you begin to write up an offer to purchase a home, ask your buyers what price they would like to end up paying for the home. Ask them to list the reasons that they choose this property over the other homes that you have shown them. Be sure they understand the common ground in the art of negotiating a fair offer, without beginning negotiations by creating a conflict with the sellers of (1 comments)
scott afb area homes: Just over the 50000 point mark in AR - 06/12/10 01:08 PM
I've finally made the 50,000 point mark in Active Rain. Sad to say, but I went many many years without hardly ever logging on, and especially wilthout blogging a thing. Well, I finally made a committment this year to at least logon everyday and look around, well I've done that, and even started writing some blogs, etc. It gets easier as you get started. I think I started the year at around 10,000 point or so, I really don't remember, and it's really only been in the last 2-3 months that I've really started following thru on my commitment. So it (6 comments)
scott afb area homes: Scott AFB Area Homes For Sale Marketing Report - 06/04/10 06:12 PM
SCOTT AFB HOMES FOR SALE MARKETING REPORT FOR PURPOSES OF THIS REPORT, IT INCLUDES HOMES IN THE FOLLOWING SCHOOL DISTRICTS THAT ARE FOR SALE...O'FALLON, BELLEVILLE EAST, LEBANON, MASCOUTAH AND WESLIN HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND ONLY HOMES THAT ARE PRICED AT $100,000 OR HIGHER THERE ARE 685 RE-SALE HOMES FOR SALE IN THE ABOVE MENTIONED SCHOOL DISTRICTS OF O'FALLON, BELLEVILLE EAST, LEBANON, MASCOUTAH AND WESLIN HIGH SCHOOLS
SO FAR THIS YEAR NEW CONSTRUCTION HOMES HAVE SOLD FOR APPRX $116,636 MORE THAN RE-SALE HOMES, AND THE MEDIAN SALES PRICE HAS BEEN $34,248 MORE THAN RE-SALE HOMES (0 comments)
When a home is overpriced for the market, It will take longer to sell, and will usually sell for less money, and less of a net sale at the end, when it finally closes. As buyers come thru the home, they are telling you the agent and the seller without ever saying a word that the home is overpriced when they walk away and don't make an offer. No buyer is willing to "overpay" for a home, not in this market especially, and they will certainly take condition and days on the market as a factor for coming in with a (2 comments)
scott afb area homes: Becoming The Best You Can Be! - 05/15/10 06:06 PM
Are you still searching for your niche? 1) Commit yourself to Discovering, Developing and Deploying your natural gifts and talents. 2) Pray for Divine Guidance 3) Study your craft, read books and magazines about your chosen profession 4) Don't hang around people who are always in a "down mood", or critical of others, not willing to share ideas with others 5) Do hang around people who are successful, helpful, and willing to teach you. Get Quality Counsel, and be willing to learn and take constructive criticisms when needed 6) Test the waters. See what works for you and look for ways (1 comments)
scott afb area homes: It's time to be Optimistic and a Oppurtunist in the Real Estate Market - 05/11/10 07:01 PM
It's time to be very optimistic and upbeat about this real estate market. We need more positive news and confidence that this market will turn around. I'm not sure that I'm willing to bet 100% that we have turned a corner just yet though, because we need job growth, and to be able to keep these interest rates low, along with more buyers confidence and a historical perspective that this too will pass! The few buyers that are out there are really hammering the sellers to get the best deal possible, and many of the military in our area are still fearful of purchasing (0 comments)
scott afb area homes: Too High of a List Price - Then a Price Change. - 04/22/10 11:40 AM
Will buyers come back to a listing after seeing it at a higher list price and then the sellers have a price change later after buyers have come through? Some will, but many of them will have found homes already! Others who have seen it at the higher price, may have seen enough about the home that they still might still reject it because of some prejudice against the home (location, floorplan, or condition) that they now have about the home that they may not have had earlier at the lower price, but now having spent time looking at other homes that they (0 comments)
scott afb area homes: Home Pricing for Sellers - 04/21/10 06:11 PM
Too many home sellers think they are better off with a higher asking price so that they have more room for negotiations. And then they wonder why home buyers are not at least making an offer. Home buyers are telling the seller (without talking to them) each time a potential buyer comes thru the home and does not make an offer, they are saying they are going to pass and continue to look for another home they feel is priced closer to market. Many times, even after a seller lowers the price and eventually gets it priced right, they are too (2 comments)
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