Home Selling

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By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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10067 Southwest Chadwick Drive, Port Saint Lucie, FL Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1513 SQUARE FEET Just Sold! Get the Info! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Search All Tra...
By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagstaff, AZ
(Keller Williams Check Realty 928-600-2765)
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3 Bedroom Flagstaff Horse Property HomeFantastically upgraded 3-bedroom home on 2.55 acres with gorgeous mountain views on Doney Park Water! Private and spacious, this home has a den which has potential to be a 4th bedroom. Master bedroom conveniently on the main floor.  There are 2 bedrooms and ...
By Peggy James, Lake Ridge Virginia Real Estate Specialist
(EXIT Realty Associates)
Comments 19
Inheriting a home that is in rough shape "What do you do? Who do you call?" Today's blog post just an example of what kind of calls we field in a day. It is a success story about a caller that called used Google to find a local real estate agent who could sell their home fast in i Virginia. They ...
By Peter den Boer, MBA,GRI,ABR, Associate Broker, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Partners)
Comments 15
Let the next owner take care of it. I hear this occasionally from sellers. It usually has to do with something like cleaning the carpets when you leave, or keeping the yard looking nice up to closing. I cringe when I hear this.As a buyer, you expect to find your new home that you just closed on i...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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1217 Nw Sun Terrace Circle, Saint Lucie West, FL 34986  Price Reduced! Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price2 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1152 SQUARE FEET Follow This Home! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Search All PG...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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848 Sw Rocky Bayou Terrace, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986 Price Reduced! Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1482 SQUARE FEET Follow This Home! Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale What is Your Home Worth?...
By Irene Medina, PA GRI CRS CDPE SFR TRC, Official Member of GiveBackHomes
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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   JUST LISTED     PERFECT TOWN HOME FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYER OR INVESTOR!   Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure       Search All Homes For Sale   3018 NW 30TH AVENUE OAKLAND PARK, FL 33311   Bedrooms: 2 | Bathrooms: 2 full, 1 half | List Price: $ Ge...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
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COME TAKE A LOOK!!$485,000120 PROSPECT STREETUNIT 23RIDGEFIELD, CT BEAUTIFUL, LIGHT OPEN CONCEPTBRAND NEW SUPER CLEAN AND BRIGHT KITCHENThe WOW FACTOR is here, right in the center of beautiful Ridgefield. A turn key, move right in condo with absolutely nothing to do...Gorgeous hardwood floors, am...
By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
Comments 41
As the housing market continues to improve in most US cities, I'm seeing more and more articles from real estate agents that tell homeowners that they cannot sell a house alone as a "For Sale By Owner".They go so far as to include statistics showing how few homeowners succeed in selling their hou...
By The Ryan-Whyte Team at RE/MAX Infinity, Specializing in Chandler Arizona Real Estate
(RE/MAX Infinity)
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1444 W Oriole Way, Chandler AZ 85286. Located in Clemente Ranch near Alma School and Germann. Built in 1995 by Continental Homes.  2993 square feet, 3 car garage.  MLS 5313911. Beautiful Tuscan style home in classic Clemente Ranch!  This home offers one level living with 5 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 30
There are those luxury homes that will blow you away with lavish features, extravagant architecture, and rare amenities reserved only for those who's expensive tastes have no boundaries. Then there are the luxury homes that are steep in price because of location, size, or exclusivity. The most ex...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 10
Pewaukee Real Estate Report,Pewaukee Home Sales,Pewaukee Remax Here is the Pewaukee Real Estate Market Report for the last 30 days by Kristin Johnston, REMAX, Buyer's Agent                                              Re-blogged by 0 agents Kristin Johnston,Waukesha Cty WI Realtor,Buyer's Agent, ...
By Peggy James, Lake Ridge Virginia Real Estate Specialist
(EXIT Realty Associates)
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Patty Blackwelder  my identical twin sister  went with me the other day to meet some homeowners who live in Clifton Virginia who called us about selling their five bedroom, three and a half bath home.home.  "What a pleasant surprise it was to not only see their home but to be asked to market and...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 27
 Staging Stories- What Are You Waiting For? Home Stagers like to come in at the beginning, BEFORE the property goes on the market. However, it doesn't always turn out that way.Such was the case a few months ago. A caller contacted Room Service Home Staging to inquire about staging his occupied ho...
By Kim Higgins & Associates, www.KimHiggins.com ABR, CRS, ePRO
(REALTY EXECUTIVES, SELA Northshore/Southshore Offices: (985) 778-0657 - (504) 468-7979)
Comments 13
Curb appeal is a word that we hear thrown around by the likes of realtors, landscapers, and potential homebuyers. But what does the word entail? Curb appeal can be found in the houses that make you take a second look, the houses that wow you. Basically, it means how appealing the home's exterior ...
By David & Lisa Webber, www.webberteam.com
(RE/MAX Executive)
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This is a question a client of mine asked. This young couple purchased a nice, home in the Tanyard Springs neighborhood in Glen Burnie.  Fortunately for them, their newer townhome is in a very sought after, popular neighborhood of new homes and has enjoyed considerable appreciation. Many resident...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional, 931-920-6730)
Comments 71
A Couple of Gallons of Paint Cost the Seller a SaleWhen a home goes on the market a good agent tells the seller everything that needs to be done to make a good first impression and get the home sold. Not only does the price have to be competitive in the market but anything that will be an objecti...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Major Price Improvement North Kingstown RI Home for Sale 1354 Gilbert Stuart Road - Saunderstown Neighborhood   OPEN HOUSE Sunday August 2nd  11 a.m.- 1 p.m.   Near Route 1 and an amazingly solidly built home that must be sold say the sellers.  It is priced very aggressively for all buyers who a...
By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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  Have some Homeowner Associations gotten out of control?    Most communities only have one association, but what happens when there are two or three?   When there are three associations for one community, is it fair to collect over $400.00 for each status letter?     This is pretty difficult to ...
By Jonathan Crompton
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 2
1152 Euclid, Charleston, SC Just Listed Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure $ Click for current price3 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 1645 SQUARE FEET Follow This Home! Charleston Homes For Sale Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Avoid Foreclos...