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By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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we can all learn from this one.  Thanks, ~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~ By now you have probably gone through your list of Facebook "things" that either worked well or bombed in 2017. I know I have. For me, there will be increased emphasis on targeted listing ads and less boosts of general articles ...

By Bill Burchard, Broker, Realtor, Representing Buyers and Sellers
(3B Realty: 951-347-3818, CA)
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The Colony 55+ Senior Community Homes for Sale, Murrieta CA: December 18, 2017. Looking for houses for sale in The Colony 55+ Senior Community? Then follow the link for details of The Colony 55+ Senior Community Homes for Sale.Murrieta Real Estate Market Reports:  Follow the link to view The Colo...

By Pam Dent, REALTOR® - Charlottesville Virginia Homes / Horse
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Somerset Hunt Box -- in the heart of Keswick hunt country, near James Madison's Montpelier. The custom built brick Somerset VA home with 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms offers room to grow with a finished third level and walk-out basement. Family room with a wood burning fireplace. Home office. The wi...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Some things look easier than they really are. One of those things is selling your home on your own. The wish to save money, a bad experience with another agent, you name it, I have heard reasons why a home owner wants to sell the home on their own here in the Manchester NH area.   You do not hav...

By Tim L. Ramey
(LaBelle Real Estate Group)
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Good morning.  Hope this email finds you doing well on this early Monday morning and you had a wonderful weekend.  With the hustle and bustle of the Holidays, don't forget to take time out for yourself and be kind to your loved ones and others.  Wanted to share Tim's Time Outs: ETHICS FOR LIFE......

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
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5 Reasons to Sell This Winter! Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this winter makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. The...

By Al Raymondi, Ormond By The Sea Florida - Home and Condo Sales a
(Ocean View Realty Group in Ormond By The Sea Florida)
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Ormond By The Sea Florida Homes For Sale November 30, 2017Homes for sale in Ormond By The Sea FloridaThere are 82 homes for sale in Ormond By The Sea Florida through the Daytona Beach Area Association of Realtors®  Multiple Listing Service (MLS) as of November 30, 2017, 5 more than the end of las...

By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
(Beachfront Realty)
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Time for some holiday cheer Florida style!Ok it is not the Christmas postcard and there are no chestnuts roasting on an open fire is sunny and 80 degrees and I have a glass of holiday cheer and some friends at the pool overlooking the water.Just left NY last Monday after a quick holiday...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Homes for Sale in Tremont Gardens | Falls Church, VA - November 2017 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the neighborhood of Falls Church, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the November 2017 full market report of homes f...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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All About Brian England - Wave Cave Click Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ The winters mean a lot of hiking for me, so I actually anticipate them!  I feel blessed to live in a place where it d...

By Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager
(American West Realty & Management)
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How To Earn Points (and a free account) On ActiveRainLike so many others, I joined ActiveRain with a free account. I found the site while researching a subject and kept coming back to learn more. I didn't comment. I didn't ask questions. I just soaked up information and assumed I had nothing to c...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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Make sure you safeguard your pets during the holidays.   Christmas is just eight days away and by now most people who put up trees have done so or are doing so this weekend.  If you have pets at home (dogs and/or cats), it's important to follow some basic tips about decorating your tree to keep y...

By Pam Dent, REALTOR® - Charlottesville Virginia Homes / Horse
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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A stunning Ruckersville luxury home. 15 acres await your horses w/board fenced paddocks, 3 stall stable/tack room. 4100 sq ft brick home abounds w/quality, Brazilian cherry/marble floors, 12 ft ceilings, 1 level living, huge kitchen, 4 BR, 5.5 BA, and 3 car garage.  SOLD! 14204 Spotswood Ridge Dr...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Milestone Germantown MD | 4 Reasons To Buy A Home This Winter! At a local level in Germantown Maryland, buyer confidence remains strong with some changes that varies on the price level and what type of houses they are looking for. Particularly in and around Milestone 20876 zip code. The addition ...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Hard to beleive Christmas will be in 1 week! My Christmas shopping is done and I'm enjoying the holidays! We watched Hudson and Beckett preform at their Holiday Show  with the whole family with dinner after at the Domain, Saturday was busy showing property, attending a clients new home celebratio...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Price Improved at 51 High Rock Road Holliston MA Overview Maps Photos Features Description Market Stats $367,900 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms1 Full Bathroom2 Half Bathrooms1 UnitInterior: 1,726 sqftLot: 17,860 sqftYear Built: 1968MLS #: 72262850 Location 51 High Rock RoadHolliston...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Charles Rumney was born in Crumpsall, Manchester back in 1883 to Charles and Margaret.  I have nothing else to write about his childhood, but in this post that is not important.In 1896 you could find him as a cadet aboard the HMS Britannia, by 1898 he had advanced in the ranks to midshipman.  He ...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Ready to Develop | Quarry Hill Estates Blackstone MA Overview Maps Photos Features Quarry Hill Estates Blackstone MA Video $349,900 Lots and Land Main Features 4 UnitsLot: 284,447 sqftMLS #: 72209368 Location 2,4,6,7 Quarry Hill LaneBlackstone, MA 01504USA Barbara Todaro RE/MAX Executive Realty(...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
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 Winter officially arrives this week. In anticipation of winter's arrival here's our Winter 2018 Buyer's Guide of Things To Consider When Buying A Home.  Are you thinking about buying a home in the Charlotte, NC metro area this winter? Before you begin to shop in earnest, check out our Winter 201...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Bake Cookies Day is December 18! Yum!!! Because I have my annual Cookie/Ornament Exchange Tuesday night, I made 14 dozen cookies on Sunday. Besides the cookies, as tradition, I make a dessert as well.   You can read all about Bake Cookies Day and learn more about the origin of the cookie! Our coo...