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By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 12
29153 Crags, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 a beautiful Malibou Lake area lot a little over two acres of flat land tucked in among lush mature foliage with fantastic mountain views is in Escrow! My client understood the value of having easy access to Malibu Beaches and the fact that the property falls in...
By Geoffrey Jones, Sell my home fast - We buy houses
(Investorwize LLC)
Comments 11
 When it comes to selling your house fast, your success will usually match the amount of time and effort you place into it. Sellers who are receptive to learning new things about the process are often the most successful. This article has many tips to help you become smarter about real-estate sel...
By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 0
Riverside CA Vendiendo Su Casa Para Comprar Una Mas Pequeña? La Proposiciones 60 & 90 Le Pueden Ayudar!Pasa en todas las familias, el hogar que alguna vez fue la casa perfecta para la familia que estaba creciendo, de repente se convierte en una casa “demasiada grande”. Cuando piensan en mudarse a...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 3
2835 N Paradise DR  LOS ANGELES, CA 90032 a flat view lot! Pending! I find it fun when a lot I would think would sell sooner than later actually happens. The best part is listening to the people who do not know what they are doing and complaining about issues that have been factored into the list...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 56
I've been a Home Stager in New Hampshire for many years now, and I'm surprised that the quality of MLS photos hasn't improved very much.  With the growth of the home staging industry and all the media attention I would expect to see a change. The majority of MLS pictures are still average, or bel...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 19
Today we closed a sale on a nice 3 bed 3 bath town house in Schaumburg IL. This property was a for sale by owner but I convinced the seller to cooperate with Coldwell Banker and do a sale. It ended up as a great situation for all. My clients were able to move here from St Louis and believe it or ...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 3
We love getting new Lake Sinclair neighbors.  And when people move to Lake Sinclair they become our neighbors. This was a lovely 3 Bedroom, 3 Bath home on Lake Sinclair in Baldwin County. Had lots of ammenities: Boathouse Ramp Dock 3 car garage Deck Porch  Beautiful Lanscaping
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 17
Walnut Trails Subdivision is located off of  Jeanwood North of Bristol Street, to Eastlake Drive, East to Walnut Trails Subdivision  is located on the north side of the road in OsoloTownship, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Walnut Trails Subdivision who attend public school will be attendin...
By Toni Weidman, 23 Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL
(Florida Luxury Realty)
Comments 0
Golf Course Villa In Timber GreensSorry, this beautiful villa on the 3rd tee and fairway in Timber Greens is gone. Listed Tuesday, sold on Wednesday. I knew it wouldn't take long; the view is fantastic and the villa is lovely.Bright and sunny with spacious living area, open kitchen and dining roo...
By Melania & Jim Saltarella, Experience the Magic!
(Atlanta Communities)
Comments 1
On Sunday, September 2, from 2 to 5, at 201 Glenn Eagles Way, the Magic Real Estate Team will be having an open house to show off this tremendous home on an incredible fenced cul-de-sac lot lined with trees in the popular Creekside at Highlands Country Club Community in Hiram, Georgia.  Oen floor...
By Maureen Bray Portland OR Home Stager ~ Room Solutions Staging, "Staging that Sells Portland Homes"
(Room Solutions Staging, Portland OR)
Comments 15
Staged Homes in Portland Oregon have been selling fast in 2015!  As a busy home staging company in Portland Oregon, we've seen our staged homes sell faster in 2015 than anytime during the past nine years. That translates to happy sellers and listing agents!We've found that the best recipe for a q...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 2
Simonton at the Crossing Subdivision is located north on SR 19, to North Shore Drive, pass Dutton,  then road curves north to Doe Meadow.  Simonton at the Crossing Subdivision  is located on the north side of the road in OsoloTownship, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Simonton at the Crossin...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
 Black Diamond in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2015 Black Diamond in Wellington Fl is a tranquil haven where modern living meets a wonderful nature preserve. It’s among the perfect choices there are in Wellington Fl for an abode. Black Diamond is a secure guard-gated place ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
Mallet Hill en Wellington FL | Casas Ecuestres para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Julio 2015 Mallet Hill en Wellington, Fl es una privada y exclusiva zona residencial para la comunidad ecuestre. Sólo hay una entrada a la comunidad, pero la mayoría de las propiedades se encuentran a poca distanci...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
Equestrian Club of Wellington in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2015 When speaking of  Wellington real estate, we must say that Equestrian Club Of Wellington is one of the communities in the village we consider just one of the most wonderfully planned. You’ll surely be inspir...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
 Southfields de Wellington FL | Casas Ecuestre para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Julio 2015   Southfields en Wellington, Florida es una comunidad de casas lujosas y ecuestres que esta ubicada cerca de otras comunidades ecuestres del pueblo. Espacios lujosos y amplios que le dan la bienvenida a ...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 49
How to Unpack After You’ve Moved!I’ve moved about 9 times and have learned something with each move.  Having your house on the market and selling it are stressful enough, however, it doesn’t stop there. Now comes the fun part! It’s time to unpack and settle into your new home. The key to making u...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
Binks Forest in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2015 Binks Forest and Binks Preserve, Wellington Florida’s lush spacious community of 535 homes, is located in a suburban village just a few miles west of West Palm Beach. Binks Forest is a recreational haven for golf enthusiasts...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
 Palm Beach Point de Wellington FL | Casas Ecuestres para la Venta |  Reporte del Mercado Julio 2015 Palm Beach Point en Wellington, Florida es una maravillosa, lujosa y ecuestre comunidad perfecta para los que disfrutan de una casa nueva cerca de facilidades ecuestres. Las Propiedades Ecuestres ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 0
 Southfields in Wellington FL | Equestrian Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2015  Southfields in Wellington Fl is a single family luxury and equestrian community that is also in close proximity to 0ther gated equestrian communities of the village. Lush green open spaces welcome you and so do t...