Recent Blog Posts

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By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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Where Do You Stand?“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in the moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 1929 – 1968, Clergyman and Prominent Leader of the Civil Rights Movement As I see it. . . . . ....
By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate)
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  It's Corn Maze time at Plasko's Farm located at 670 Daniels Farm Road, Trumbull CT, just up the hill from Hillcrest Middle School. This year you can try to 'Defeat the Dragon' as you make your way through the maze which has approximately 1½ miles of bewildering turns, twists, and the frustratin...
By Jean Richer, No Gimmicks, No Nonsense, only Straight Talk
(Keller Williams ~ Ottawa Realty Ltd)
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By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Domestic Violence Empowerment Luncheon in Rockville, Maryland The 9th annual "Restore the Joy" Domestic Violence Empowerment Luncheon, featuring keynote speaker Jewel Diamond Taylor  takes place on Saturday, October 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza in Rockville, Maryland and features...
By Mellie Cline, CHHS, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, ePro
(Allie Beth Allman & Associates)
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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 The 3rd quarter typically shows lots of closings because of earlier activity in the summer and spring. Thereal estate market statistics for this period in Winnetka looks like this:  Currently, the market has:Homes for sale:  158Low price:  $282,000High price:  $12,999,999Homes under contract (wi...
By Ryan Huggins, Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties
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Want to know what is going on with Huggins Homes?  Check out our October 2015 newsletter available at: In this edition of the newsletter we discuss a variety of topics including: New-Home Sales at Highest Level Since 2008 A new website feature - a long awaited Art...
By Li Read, Caring expertise...knowledge for you!
(Sea to Sky Premier Properties (Salt Spring))
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Oceanfront rural acreage with peaceful west coast contemporary home...a Salt Spring Island gem awaits your pleasure! Looking for tranquility by the sea? Here it is! 4+ "natural" acres, with level land and a gentle slope/easy access to a great beach...swim here, kayak, leave your sailboat at a moo...
By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
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New Construction Fox Hollow Courtyard Homes in Mason Ohio Update October 2015Progress is being made in Deerfield Township's Courtyard at Fox Hollow.  Now they may call them courtyard homes, but it's still a patio home by another name!  Low maintenance living on the outside with luxury living on t...
By Michelle Bush, Growing Las Vegas & Henderson one family at a time
(Keller Williams Realty Southwest Las Vegas)
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702.483.9620 www.LasVegasAreaHomeSearch.comStaging Your Home Makes You More Money   There are 6 steps to staging your Henderson or Las Vegas home. 1. Create Curb Appeal. 2. Start Packing. 3. Turn Rooms back into Bedrooms. 4. De-clutter.  5. Clean Up. 6. Add Color. Your primary job during the sale...
By Susan Jacobsen, WOW Service locating your lowcountry dream home
(Carolina Realty Group)
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Bluffton SC Alzheimers Walk Event October 2015WHEN:      Saturday, October 3, 2015                    Registration: 10:15A                     Walk: 11:00AMWHERE:    The Promenade                    Old Town Bluffton at the corner of Hwy 46 & May River Road                    110 Calhoun Street, ...
By Joni Staples, Your Huntsville / Lake Livingston Area REALTOR®
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services - Anderson Properties)
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Overview Maps Photos Features Neighborhood SOLD! Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms3 Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 3,365 sqftLot: 30,927 sqftYear Built: 1995MLS #: 30268946 Location 300 Broadmoor DriveHuntsville, TX 77320 Joni Staples BHHS Anderson Properties(936) 650-9017Joni@JoniS...
By Tracie Juhas Barrios
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Search current inventory of Waterfront Houses in Lafitte and Barataria LAListing DetailsWaterfront House For Sale in Barartaria5293 Privateer Blvd, Barataria LA 70036Price: $140,000Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 1.5Call Tracie Barrios 504-444-8005 to see if this property is still available and arrange a s...
By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
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4114 Midland Road, Riverside, CA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Market Update Video $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1254 SQUARE FEET Wow, magnificent home on a quiet, interior street close to shopping, fr...
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GET READY!  Saturday, October 3rd is the date set by the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) to institute some of the biggest changes in decades to the real estate lending and closing process. Originally set for August 1st, the CFPB moved the start date to allow lenders and title companies ...
By Chuck Carstensen, Minnesota Real Estate Expert
(RE/MAX Results)
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104 Welter Circle, Saint Michael MN 55376Click on link above to go to$139,9004 bedrooms2 baths1924 sq ftNo association feeAs you are looking for a home for sale under $140k in the Saint Michael Albertville area come see this home for sale now price reduced. This home is near to I 9...
By Michelle Bush, Growing Las Vegas & Henderson one family at a time
(Keller Williams Realty Southwest Las Vegas)
Comments 0 The Bush Realty Group is happy to help you sell your Henderson or Las Vegas home:  There are 6 Easy Steps to Sell Your Home:  Call The Bush Realty Group at 702.483.9620.  Price it Right.  Stage Your Home. Negotiate.  Move Out.  Closing and Receive Your P...
By Jennifer Wehner, Top 1% AZ Realtor
(Re/Max Fine Properties)
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Beautiful North Scottsdale Home on nearly an acre! Cul-de-sac lot and backing to state land with gorgeous mountain views of Pinnacle Peak! Scottsdale Mountain Views Almost an Acre 3 Bed 3 Bath Home for Sale!!! Soaring ceilings, open floor plan and lots of natural light! This home features both fo...
By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Hunters Fields, St. Charles, Illinois - October 2015 About Hunters Fields Hunters Fields is a single family home subdivision built from the late 1980's to early 1990's. Hunters Fields is located in St. Charles, Illinois north of Route 64 and west of Dunham Road. Average taxes in Hunters Fields $...
By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Munhall Elementary School, St. Charles, IL - October 2015 About Munhall Elementary School Munhall Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 303, and is located at 1400 S 13th Ave in St. Charles, IL. It services homes in St. Charles. Single-FamilyHomes 18 Condos &Townhomes 1 Foreclosures for ...