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)
Comments 3
1226 Southwest San Esteban Avenue, Port Saint Lucie, FL Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews $ Click for current price3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1512 SQUARE FEET Just Sold! Get the Info! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Search All Homes for Sale ...
By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Frederick Griffin, Licensed Real Estate Broker)
Comments 60
     Sellers! The Home Inspector has just completed the Inspection of your house.  You and your Listing Agent are eagerly looking over the report.  WHAT?  The Inspector has written, "not tested" and "unable to access/not inspected", in several places on the report.  Oh, no!       The Buyer and th...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 14
DC Ranch is a highly prestigious and award winning luxury community in Scottsdale, Arizona. Silverleaf is an even more exclusive section of DC Ranch. This is where the Most Expensive Home sold in Arizona last week is located. The private entry gate and driveway are lined with beautiful desert sce...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 34
If you are preparing your home for sale, or planning to list your home for sale soon, here is a simple step you can take to make a lasting impression on potential buyers. Create a notebook that includes household documents and photos .  If you are organized and have things saved in one place, thi...
By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
Comments 0
 Today’s Henry County real estate market is an alien landscape compared with what it was ten years ago, when it seemed as if a seller could just plant a sign in the front yard and wait for competing offers to roll in. This summer’s real estate scene is equally unlike that of five years ago, when ...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
Comments 10
     Everyone wants to beieve that their house is the best...will command the best price, has the best location, decorating, yard...etc.  It is a part of who they are...they have put their love, money, elbow grease and personal touches to make it the home that was just a house.       The routine ...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 3
North Kingstown RI Home Sold In A Blink of an Eye1160 Stony Lane Home SoldIt is hard to sell a North Kingstown RI home for sale in a blink of an eye anyone will tell you.  Yet, when the convergence of sellers, buyers and a savvy RI real estate agent come together it is possible as it was at this ...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 30
Do we need a state law that listing agents must provide a CMA or BPO when listing a home? I was shocked to read in the Q and A section that some states do already have this law. Common sense states that if an agent is Listing a home, they need to provide a CMA or BPO to assist in setting the pric...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
Comments 3
Listings to Leads - eFlyers   Under Contract     Greenfield, WI Home for Sale!   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE       Greenfield Homes For Sale   4819 W Anthony Dr Greenfield, WI 53219-4710   Bedrooms: 3 | Bathrooms: 1 full, 1 half | List Price: $ Get Current Price | 1550...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 5
An amazing thing happened yesterday, A local agent was telling me how slow it was and said it must be because of July 4th coming up? I looked with my jaw wide open as this has been the busiest week before July 4th i may have ever had in 29 years in Real Estate... 2 new listings, 3 offers and 1 cl...
By Dana Scanlon, Bethesda MD- Award-Winning Bethesda Realtor
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 1
This romantic vintage colonial sits on a rise on a corner lot on onw of the most desirable streets in Chevy Chase. It is within easy walking distance of the Leland Center, downtown Bethesda, and the Red Line Metro. The main level features 9 foot ceilings, and a generously-sized gourmet upgraded k...
By Michele Milic
(Realty ONE Group ~ 702.419.5359)
Comments 27
SOLD One Story Home near Spring Valley in Las Vegas NV  This four bedroom, two bath single story home near Spring Valley in Las Vegas NV is now SOLD and closed.  The sellers contacted me after being referred by my past clients. They needed to sell and move on to the next chapter in their life. Ot...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
Comments 3
Oops too late! 9712 Indigo Brush Dr. Austin, TX 78726, located in the master planned community of Canyon Creek, is now under contract!  This prestigious community is located off Hwy. 620 between Anderson Mill Rd. and Hwy. 2222.  Canyon Creek is minutes to Lakeline Mall, close to the Arboretum and...
By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagstaff, AZ
(Keller Williams Check Realty 928-600-2765)
Comments 3
Premium Flagstaff Horse Property in the Pines For Sale Premium almost 5 acre horse property in the pines! move-in ready 3 br/1-3/4 ba, 2086 sf home with views, Enjoy the freshly updated and  while your horses live it up in the fantastic 36X60 6 stall Barnmaster barn w exterior paddocks, oversized...
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)
Comments 0
2001 SW Akorot Road, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953 Pool Home Pending Sale Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews $ Click for current price3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 2132 SQUARE FEET Get the Sales Price! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Search All Port Saint Luc...
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)
Comments 0
107 SE Rio Palermo, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34984 Tesoro Golf and Country Club Another sale and who wants to be next? Pending Sale Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews $ Click for current price Get the Sales Price! CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 107 SE Rio Palermo, Port St Lucie, FL 3...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 12
Dont you love when people call to yell at you. This morning it was my turn as a Home Seller listed with another company called to demand to know why their home was not selling. Looking it up on MLS it was expired, so i could talk to them, but would they listen? I knew the home, i drive by it a fe...
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)
Comments 3
10067 Southwest Chadwick Drive, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34987 Pending Sale Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews $ Click for current price3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1513 SQUARE FEET Get the Sales Price! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Search All Tradition FL ...
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)
Comments 3
133 SE Tramonto Street, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34984T Tesoro Golf & Country Club For Sale Pending Sale Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews $ Click for current price Get the Sales Price! CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 133 SE Tramonto, Port St Lucie, FL 34984 Search All Homes for Sale...
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)
Comments 1
108 SE Rio Palermo, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34984 in Tesoro Golf & Country Club Pending Sale Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews $ Click for current price Get the Sales Price! CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS of 108 SE Rio Palermo, Port St Lucie, FL 34984 Search All Homes for Sale in Tori...