Home Selling

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By Amber Castonguay, Servicing: Waukesha, Jefferson, Dodge County WI
(Re/Max Realty Center)
Comments 1
Open House 2:00-4:00pm 8/30/15 W300N8554 Glacial Drift Ct. Merton, WI Amber Castonguay Direct: 920-988-0048 Text: 920-988-0048 Fax: 866-211-2826 www.AmbersHomeFinder.com www.AmberCastonguay.com http://ambercastonguay.blogspot.com/ getmobile.remax.com/ambercastonguay   RE/MAX Realty Center 357 W W...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 35
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 Nathan Tutas, Your Central Florida Real Estate Expert
(Tutas Towne Realty, Inc.)
Comments 0
Providence Davenport Market UpdateProvidence is a very large premier golf community in Davenport, FL. It is a gated community and sports many of the amenities you've come to expect from your Florida vacation, including two community pools, tennis and fitness courts, a playground, and an 18-hole g...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 7
     KRISTIN JOHNSTON FOUND THE BUYERS!   Address: 9715 W Meadow Park Dr Hales Corners, Wisconsin 53130-2258 Taxed by: Hales Corners MLS #: 1420977           357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com  http://www.kristinjohnston.com      Pr...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 28
909 Greenwood 3B Evanston IL 60201 New ListingLarge one bedroom condo in an excellent location. Steps to public transportation on the Metra and EL at Davis street and a wide selection of wonderful Evanston restaurants and unique shops, Century movie Theatres and live entertainment. Hardwood floor...
By Karen Otto, Plano Home Staging, Dallas Home Staging, www.homes
(Home Star Staging)
Comments 2
COLLIN COLLEGE, Plano, TX is once again offering an 8 hour Home Staging CE course. One course selection time offered this Fall 2015 Semester! September 19th and 26th, 2015 Two Saturdays 9 AM - 1 PM Courtyard Campus Plano, TX.This fun, practical and highly informative Home Staging class is designe...
By Debra Albert - Team Albert, Port St Lucie Real Estate For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 0
Now THAT is Attitude for ya!          Congratulations to our buyers the Hoffman's who will be building a home n the Oak Hammock area of Port St Lucie, FL 34953.  Location - Location!  EZ access to I-95, Crosstown Parkway, St Lucie West and Traditon.  Oak Hammock Park is a few moments away and off...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 15
   Address: 2249 Patrick Ln Waukesha, Wisconsin 53188-7302 Taxed by: Waukesha MLS #: 1435073           357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com  http://www.kristinjohnston.com      Provided as a courtesy of: Kristin K Johnston ABR,e-PRO  ...
By Shanna Day Mega Team Leader (AZ & UT), BUY or SELL Your Home FAST w/The Shanna Day Team!
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
Comments 4
NEW LISTING: 5 Bed 4 Bath Custom Home w/ Pool, 3.5 Garage & Paint Allowance!  3530 N HAWES RD #3, Mesa, AZ 85207 $650,000 5325912 Residential Single Family - Detached Active Beds/Baths: 5 / 4 Bedrooms Plus: 7 Approx SqFt: 4,400 / Owner Price/SqFt: $147.73 Year Built: 1991 Pool: Private Encoded Fe...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 20
Kristin Johnston Found The Buyers!    Address: 422 S Hine Ave Waukesha, Wisconsin 53188-4948 Taxed by: Waukesha MLS #: 1439044           357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com  http://www.kristinjohnston.com      Provided as a courtesy ...
By Nathan Tutas, Your Central Florida Real Estate Expert
(Tutas Towne Realty, Inc.)
Comments 2
Bahama Bay Davenport Market Update Bahama Bay Resort is a premier vacation community in Davenport, FL. The community is gated and is beautifully maintained. It's a large, extensive community, boasting a number of amenities and conveniences such as a water park, restaurant, bar, and lake access. B...
By Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
Comments 0
                         Peoria AZ Home For Sale $225,000.This 3 Bedrooms + a den and 2 Bathrooms with 2009 Square Feet and the lot size is 6,325 SQFT. This Peoria AZ Home For Sale $225,000. has 18x18 in Travertine Tile Throughout And Upgraded Carpet in all the right places. The Kitchen of this P...
By Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
Comments 0
4 bedroom home for Sale Sundial 85335 To view this property website, click the picture or visit: http://12614wparadisedrive.AgentMarketing.com   12614 w Paradise driveEl Mirage, AZ4 bedroom home for Sale Sundial 85335 4 bedroom home for Sale Sundial 85335  $150,000.     Offered at $150,000.00 12...
By Jon Kolsky, Licensed California Real Estate Broker
(Kolsky Realty & Management)
Comments 11
 Sell Your Home Above Listing Price!   There might have been a time when plopping a for sale sign in the front yard use to do the trick, but that time is no more. When it is time for you to sell your home, you need to set the stage properly. And there are a couple of key components you need to kn...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
Comments 56
If You Are Going to Put Up a Sign, Make Sure the Status is CurrentYard signs are great at getting attention.  And when I'm out showing property, there is always a sign in a yard of a neighboring property that catches my buyer's eye.  Buyer:  Why didn't that show up on our search?  Can we see it?M...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
Comments 14
A spacious 2 bedroom ranch for sale in Waterbury CT's East Mountain NeighborhoodMLS# N10073301    Listed at $ 130,000A gem in East Mountain needing very little to make it a very comfortable first time buyer opportunity.  Hardwood flooring in formal living and dining rooms.Living room with brick f...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 10
Days on Market in Gilbert, Arizona July 2015 Real estate market data for Gilbert, AZ provided by Nicole Doty of  Zion Realty. It appears we've rebounded a bit from the plateau the market saw from May to June of 2015 in the amount of time it is taking to sell a home in the Gilbert, Arizona. July s...
By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Hallmark Realtors)
Comments 4
Team Zuhl&Are proud to announce a new pricefor 1473 Burnet Avenue in Union.The new price is now ONLY $319,000!!!This lovely ranch house, features 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths and 1 half bath.  Nearly everything in this house has been redone.  The kitchen is marvelous, featuring a sky light, granite c...
By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®            ChrisHasYourBuyer.Info                   Time To Buy #ChrisBJohnsonRealtorEven with rising home prices over the past few years, many homeowners who have considered selling are deciding not to because they are caught in an affordability squeeze that is compound...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
Comments 12
1354 Gilbert Stuart Rd Saunderstown RI Home In AgreementThis custom built North Kingstown RI real estate property in the highly desired Saunderstown neighborhood has found the right buyers.  Situated on 2 acres with stone walls, 2 car gambrel garage, paved driveway and specimen tree plantings.  S...