Home Selling

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By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 53
One aspect of Home Staging that many sellers don't fully understand is "first impression". You have heard it and read it time and time again....You don't get a second chance to make a good first impression.  It's been said millions of times, so often that it's become background noise. It's like "...

By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 0
2250 Ohio Avenue, Signal Hill, CA Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews Market Update Video Just Sold! Get the Info! Signal Hill Homes for Sale Signal Hill Homes for Sale How Much is your Signal Hill home worth? Search All Homes For Sale Free List of Forecl...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 10
Hello! If you have buyers who are looking for a great condo, in a super convenient location, please contact me!  I have an upcoming listing located in Brookfield, WI.  The condo has 2 bedrooms, plus a den.  The master suite is HUGE!  There are 2 full baths and a 2.5 attached garage.   The kitchen...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce - Short Sale
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
Comments 51
 We got an email...quite unexpectedly from a "by chance"....meeting with someone we did not know. (Who would think visiting someone in the hospital would mean a listing from an ambulance driver ?!)     Off we went ....two children and one on the way meant a larger house was in their future and t...

By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 1
5000 E Atherton Street, Long Beach, CA Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews Market Update Video Just Sold! Get the Info! Long Beach Homes for Sale El Dorado Park Estates Homes for Sale Long Beach Homes for Sale Search All Homes For Sale Free List of Forecl...

By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 2
2260 Ohio Avenue, Signal Hill, CA Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews Market Update Video Just Sold! Get the Info! Signal Hill Homes for Sale Signal Hill Homes for Sale How Much is your Signal Hill home worth? Search All Homes For Sale Free List of Forecl...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 3
Waukesha County 4 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report 1/1/17 to 2/18/17Waukesha County Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX   Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for 1/1/17-2/18/17.  Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha County Homes For Sale My name is K...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 27
One simple and inexpensive way to brighten your garden: get a Colorful Wind Spinner!How do you overcome the Winter Blahs?  Some people get the Winter Blahs, my suggestion is: Go to your Garden Center and enjoy the vibrant colors of the flowers. Now if you want something low maintenance that will ...

By Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner; NextHome Antonelli Realty
(NextHome Antonelli Realty)
Comments 0
Yesterday we discussed 6 tips to consider lowing the price of a home your selling. Even if your price is right on point, you may still receive a much lower offer. Before you shun the potential buyer aside, take a moment to think rationally before responding.  Check your emotions.A purchase offer,...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
Orchard Place Home Values change every time a home that is comparable to yours sells. Here are the latest sales that will affect Orchard Place Home Values.Orchard Place Subdivision is located off of SR 15, west on SR 119, south on CR 21.  Orchard Place Subdivision  is located on the eastside of t...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
The Crossing Home Values change every time a new home sells like yours. Here are the latest sales that affect The Crossing Home Values.The Crossing Subdivision is located on CR 19, south of SR 119 in Goshen, Indiana.  The Crossing Subdivision is on the east side of the road at Lighthouse Lane in ...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 11
Unreal Estate, by Michael Gross a book recommendation for all to read….Those of you, who are intrigued or at least interested in reading about the owners and the history of their Mansions in Beverly Hills, Bel Air and the Platinum Triangle  and want to see behind the curtain a glimpse of their li...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
Comments 7
Island Creek in Alexandria, Virginia 22315 – Market Update 2.21.17There are over 1200 homes in the Island Creek neighborhood in Alexandria Virginia. The neighborhood is home to single family homes, townhouses, and two styles of condos; garden and townhouse style. Island Creek is conveniently loca...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
strong>Park West Home Values change every time a home sells like yours. Here are the latest sales that affect Park West Home Values. Park West Subdivision is located off of Greene Road between Bashor and W Clinton in Elkhart Township, Goshen Indiana. Children who live in Park West Subdivision who...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
Comments 13
Did He Say How Many YEARS it would Take to Sell Your House?Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS asked a question in the Q&A section that spawned this post... Following a listing presentation, the seller said, "We both feel good about you listing our home but, _____ (agent) gave us a much better valuati...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
The Villa's at Waterford Commons Subdivision is located south of CR 38 at CR 27.  The Villa's at Waterford Commons Subdivision  is located on the east side of the road in Elkhart Township, Goshen Indiana. Children who live in The Villa's at Waterford Commons Subdivision who attend public school w...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
The Gardens Home Values change every time a home sells like yours. Here are the most recent sales that will affect The Gardens Home Values.The Gardens Subdivision is located off of  US 33 to Greene Road South to Clinton West.  The Gardens Subdivision  is located on the north side of the road. Elk...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
Bennington Heights Home Values change everytime a home sales like yours. Here are the most recent sales that affect Bennington Heights Home Values. Bennington Heights Subdivision is located off of US 33 south to CR 31, turn right, to west CR 44.  Bennington Heights Subdivision  is located on the ...

By Karen Jones- NMLS 307015 Licensed Sr. Mortgage Home Loan Officer -Home Loan Specialist-Home Loan Advisor & Strategist, FHA, VA, USDA, Conventinal and Jumbo Loan Officer
(AmeriFirst Financial, Sr. Mortgage Loan Officer, Marketing Coach, #homeloans, #homebuyers)
Comments 1
Karen Jones, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer, is happy to introduce REALTOR, Todd Deacon located in Arizona.Todd Deacon, Real Estate Agent from DPR Realty, LLC is showcasing this beautiful Best Priced Luxury 2 Bedroom Designer Condo for Sale in Tempe with Lake Views.  For your private showing, pleas...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
Comments 11
OPEN HOUSE TODAY AT THE YACHTSMAN!Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 2:00 - 4:00 PM14021 Queens Harbor Road, Charlotte NCExpansive views of the lake--arguably the BEST VIEWS IN THE COMPLEX!  Enjoy breathtaking sunsets from this stunning, WATERFRONT townhome that boasts all the conveniences you could p...