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By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Olympia in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report August 2015 Olympia in Wellington Florida is an amazing resort style guard gated community. It has one of the nicest clubhouse set ups we've seen. As you drive to Olympia's clubhouse and recreation areas, you are surrounded by Palm trees ...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Black Diamond in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report August 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 plac...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Buena Vida de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Agosto 2015 Buena Vida en Wellington Fl es una comunidad para adultos de 55+ años de edad. Bienvenido a esta comunidad con estilo Europeo y seguridad privada en la entrada! usted se sentirá como en la alfombra roja! Dentro de...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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 Black Diamond de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Agosto 2015 Black Diamond en Wellington Florida, es un paraíso muy tranquilo donde vivir modernamente, se mezcla maravillosamente con la naturaleza. Esta entre una de las opciones perfectas que hay en Wellington Florida p...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Olympia de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta |  Reporte del Mercado Agosto 2015 Olympia en Wellington Florida es un hermoso conjunto cerrado estilo resort. Tiene uno de los mejores casaclub que he visto. Cuando usted maneje en Olympia’s clubhouse y sus areas de recreacion, usted estará rodeado ...
By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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The Henry County real estate listings consist of the lineup of Henry County homes that are currently “on the market.” They’re for sale. Offered to buyers. Available for purchase. “On the market” is a straightforward real estate term; end of discussion.So, you’d think that “off the market” should ...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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Summer is over and Autumn is upon is once again. Cool nightly temperatures, changing leaves, and the sun going down earlier each day signify the coming of Fall. What most consumers don't realize is that real estate also ebbs and flows with the changing seasons. Real estate markets around the Coun...
By Olga Kotelnikova Las Vegas, Russian Realtor,Broker-Associate
(Northcap Residential)
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Summerlin, Your Future…  As a trusted Real Estate agent and Luxury Realtor in Las Vegas, I get questioned often regarding Las Vegas areas “Where should I purchase a new home?”  I’ve decided to dedicate this article to our fabulous Summerlin and why you should consider Summerlin area as your futur...
By Patricia Kennedy, For Your Home in the Capital
(Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc.)
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Why My House Isn't For SaleThis year, my house celebrates it's 100th birthday.  For too many reasons to count, it makes complete sense for me to sell and downsize.  In fact, is ought to be on the market right now.  But it isn't.  And this has gotten me thinking about what I may have in common wit...
By Stieg Strand, Realtor & Peddler of fine properties
(RE/MAX Results)
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Motivated Seller - Price Reduced to $309,900  Stunning 3 Bedroom, 3 Bath, 2 Story in Waconia Schools  Immaculately clean and ready to move in NOW! Super friendly neighbors & community! Private lot with lots of mature trees and professionally landscaped. Upgrades galore! Hardy Board siding, birch ...
By Gary Frimann, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
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100 Shire Street  Open House Sunday 10/4/2015 1-4pmYour host : Gary Frimann  Beautiful Newer Home in great neighborhood Overview Maps Photos Features Open House Market Stats IDX Search $789,950 Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms3 Bathrooms1 UnitInterior: 2,216 sqftLot: 6,500 sqftYear Bui...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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One of the complaints home sellers have when I go to list an expired listing is that the agent put up the sign and then they never heard from the agent.Some complain that the agent does not return phone calls and they could not  leave a voice message on their answering machine most of the time as...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha County Real Estate, Homes Under $200K, Kristin Johnston, RE/MAX    Waukesha Home Sales Under $200,000 From 8/30/15-9/30/15                         The Real Estate Activity For Waukesha County,WI For the Last 30 Days By Kristin Johnston, Remax Realtor, Real Estate In Waukesha County, WI, ...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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Open House  Sunday October 4 from 1:30 to 3:30 PM75 Silo Rd, Bristol CT     MLS# N10037288   Price reduced to $249,900A spacious updated raised ranch on a quiet dead end road.  Upgraded kitchen and bathsHardwood flooringCentral air on upper level  A very large, well maintained 3/4 bedroom Raised ...
By Kwee Huset, Venice Florida Homes For Sale
(Kwee Huset Realty)
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Just Sold : Pool Home at Jacaranda West Country Club, Venice FL Kwee Huset is honored to present her newest listing that was just sold: pool home at Jacaranda West Country Club, Venice FL.   This pool home is located at 1612 Honey Ct. greets you with cabbage palm trees and mature landscaping in t...
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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Wickford RI Neighborhood Home Sold | 49 Burnt Cedar Dr.  These North Kingstown home buyers found me online and through my marketing and client reviews.  They called on me, we met and found the Wickford RI real estate home to fall in love with it. With its 3300 square feet of living space on .8 ac...
By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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182 E Beechwold Blvd, Columbus OH 43214   PROPERTY DETAILS $135,000 LISTING INFORMATION MLS: 215034018Bedrooms: 2Full Baths: 1Sq ft: 1200Style: 1 StoryGarage: 1Heat Source: GasTaxes: $2298.00 PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Beechwold one floor plan at a very affordable price point. Home needs some cosmetic...
By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, Connecting Good People w/ the San Diego Lifestyle!
(Big Block Realty)
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REBLOGGER  THOMAS J. NELSON, REALTORReal Estate Agent with Big Block Realty CA BRE# 01261476I originally re-blogged this April 27, 2012 05:07 AM, and today I had to re-re-blog, due to I'm removing all photos from my blogs that I can't verify ownership of or rights to use. Thanks to our AR Q&A I l...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Christiana Place Subdivision is located on CR 7 North of CR 4, Christiana Place Subdivision  is located on the east side of the road in Osolo Township, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Christiana Place Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.  2015 2n...
By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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 Pensacola Housing Market 32503, 32504, 32514, Study: No home sale impact from new school ratings Research from Cornell and Michigan State U. found that the controversial "value-added" method to evaluate schools doesn't appear to influence property values. Read more.         Helpful Links   Sign...