Home Selling

It's been said that the only thing in real estate that is more confusing than purchasing a home is selling one – especially if you've never done it before. Where to start? Who to turn to?


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By Robert May, Real Estate Expert & Mortgage Broker- Lethbridge
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Separating the Lookers from the Buyers      As a Lethbridge real estate professional who has helped move thousands of people and completed hundreds of successful transactions over 23 year, I have developed some particular tools and techniques that make the way I do business much more efficient.  ...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Milwaukee Homes for Sale, Milwaukee Real Estate, Kristin Johnston, 1/10/16-2/10/16, RE/MAX                            Kristin Johnston, Milwaukee Realtor, Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Milwaukee, WI For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Milwaukee   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX ...
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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      View the 3D Filming of PGA Castle Pines Condo Fully Furnished                              9131 Sand Shot Way, Saint Lucie West, FL Price Reduced! Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price2 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 1312 SQ...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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Number of Listings in Gilbert, Arizona January 2016 Real estate market data for Gilbert, AZ provided by Nicole Doty of  Zion Realty. The Gilbert, Arizona housing market showed it's first early sign that it may be awakening from the annual Winter slow down that starts in November and usually carri...
By June Piper-Brandon, Piecing Dreams One Home at a Time
(Century 21 New Millenium)
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Fixer Uppers Wanted I have several Investor clients buying properties in need of love.  Have you inherited a home that needs work and don't know what to do with it?  Do you own a vacant property that you can't afford to repair?  Are you behind on your mortgage but have some equity and can't affor...
By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Your Neighborhood Market Report      The Cost Of Waiting      Still A SELLER’S Market?In real estate, the housing market tends to go up and down in unison with the yearly seasons, with the busiest months coming in summer. This year, however, the market is still going stro...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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A Boomer’s Guide to Selling Your Home-  14 Tips You Can UseBaby Boomers in Palm Beach County who plan on selling their home may be facing a new generation of buyers...The Millennials. They were born somewhere in the early 1980s to the early 2000s.  Much has been written about this generation … wh...
By Rain Silverhawk, 208-610-0011 Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate Realtor
(Keller Williams Sandpoint rain@lakeandhomes.com)
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What a great way to start off the year.  This year was very active with buyers flocking in to find their dream properties.  I put in 1.7 million in escrow in January alone and most of them I am on both the listing and the selling side.  I am so excited and what a bunch of really  nice clients tha...
By Valerie McNeal, Residential Specialist, Baltimore/DC Metro
(Keller Williams Integrity Bob Lucido Team)
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I hope you will find the following snapshot of local Real Estate inventory interesting. The table represents aggregated values based on MLS data for the specified date.   Housing Inventory Snapshot January 28, 2016   Average List Price 30 Days Trend Median List Price 30 Days Trend Average DOM: a...
By Kate McQueen, REALTOR®, Houston Bay Area, League City-Bay Area Homes
(KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY CLEAR LAKE NASA)
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During January, 2016, two Meadow Bend homes were sold at an average of 16 days on market. There are currently 6 homes under contract or pending for sale.Active listings in Meadow Bend:  As of 2/10/2016, there are 3 active listings in Meadow Bend ranging in price from $179,000 to $224,900. If you ...
By Geoffrey Jones, Sell my home fast - We buy houses
(Investorwize LLC)
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Need to Sell your home? Winter is an excellent time for playing up your home's cosy, family-friendly appeal.To begin with, removed from the occasionally frenzied activity of the spring market, sellers can take a bit additional time to consider offers, and with fewer houses available on the market...
By Nancy Robinson, #1 Century 21 Realtor in Michigan
(Century 21 Town and Country)
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 This home has been lovingly maintained and upgraded as needed throughout the time this family has owned this home. It is much more spacious and charming by far than the typical bungalow. The full brick exterior (minus the family room which is done in new vinyl siding) is beautiful and gives the ...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Jamestown Estates Home Values change every time a home sells that is comparable to yours. Here are the most recent sales that affect Jamestown Estates Home Values.Jamestown Estates Subdivision is located on CR 118, off of CR 1 south of CR 16  in Baugo Township, Elkhart Indiana.    Children who li...
By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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Lise is a fantastic agent who makes herself available and always makes you feel like she cares. We had a complicated short sell with multiple set backs and Lise was there and helping every step of the way. I would highly recommend her as she is very knowledgeable and responsive/proactive in ensur...
By Will Nesbitt, Nesbitt Realty is a family-run brokerage.
(Nesbitt Realty at Condo Alexandria)
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@Can't I just look at your listing, is a pertinent Active Rain entry that is relevant to the Real Estate industry. Scroll down for therebloggedd content. Separating the Lookers from the Buyers        As a Lethbridge real estate professional who has helped move thousands of people and completed hu...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
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How Quickly Can You List My Home?It is always nice when your phone rings with a referral.  An agent in Richmond, VA was trying to find a Bristow, VA agent to sell his brother's home in Braemar.  When I connected with the agent making the referral he told me that his brother was really wanting to ...
By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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"One of the things I do extremely different than most agents is that I do not waste my time or my clients time with unqualified buyers. "  We always use a Buyer Broker Agreement Robert May . Re-blog of the day! Separating the Lookers from the Buyers        As a Lethbridge real estate professional...
So today was a big day in Denver, Colorado, we had the Super Bowl World Champion Parade.  They said at least a million people where there for the parade.  No Peyton did not make a statement for his future.  The Mayor and Governor this there good job but the person that I think put the whole thing...
By David Spencer, Chicago Area Commercial-Residential R.E.
(Keller Williams Team Realty)
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In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Warrenville, IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Included in this list are many Foreclosures and Short Sales.Should you ha...
By Jamey Prezzi Miami & Miami Beach Luxury Condos & Homes, Miami Beach & Miami Luxury Homes and Condos
(Keller Williams Miami Beach Realty)
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If you want to sell your Miami Beach condo fast, everyone on your team must work together. There are some simple and practical steps you can take to achieve your goal, none of which have to cost you a lot of money and many of which can help you maximize the selling price of your home.One of the m...