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By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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 An incredible opportunity to build numerous homes on a special land, ideal for a developer who is interested in creating a mini gated community without having to go through subdivision process, the offering consist of 23 APN numbers which are not tied together but sold as a package on existing r...

By Shonn Thompson, Experience and Results To Move You!
(Thompson Realty Group)
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Antioch CA – A home owner thinking of a short sale recently asked us why they should short sale versus just walking away and letting their lender foreclose on the home. We gave them the normal answer: “It’s much better for your credit.”That was the first thing that popped into our head. But, I kn...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha County 3 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report January 2018Waukesha County Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX   Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for January 2018.  Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha County Homes For Sale My name is Kristin ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Pewaukee 2 Bedroom Condos for Sale | Market Report January 2018Feel instantly at home as you enjoy the peace, quiet, and relaxed environment you can enjoy in Pewaukee.Incorporated in 1999, Pewaukee is a city in Waukesha County whose name comes from the Potawatomi language which means “lake of she...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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It’s Not Too Late to Begin Spring Cleaning.We may still be in February but it’s time to think about spring cleaning. Spring is the time to begin anew...start fresh. There’s no better way than to begin at home. Here are some tips to get you started. 1.EditThere are many organizers who will suggest...

By Christine Pappas - REALTOR®, eXp Realty - The Agent-Owned Cloud Brokerage
(eXp Realty)
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Professionally landscaped yard with a fenced in private backyard. Attached deck refinished in 2008 with the roof. Double paned and double hung. Spacious addition to the dining room with recessed lighting and a door that opens to the private deck. Solid hardwood flooring throughout most of the fir...

By Christine Pappas - REALTOR®, eXp Realty - The Agent-Owned Cloud Brokerage
(eXp Realty)
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SOLD! 1153 Summit Dr, Cleveland, OH 44124 Overview Maps Photos Market Stats  $175,500 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms 2 Full Bathrooms Interior: 1,700 sqft Lot: 0.43 acre(s) Year Built: 1925 Location 1153 Summit Dr Cleveland, OH 44124 USA Christine Pappas - REALTOR®RE/MAX Results (2...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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3263 Shamrock St E, Tallahassee, FL Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 2521 SQUARE FEET Stunning Killearn Estates manor! Enjoy updated kitchen with stainless appliances, corian...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Orville Beach Sold Stats 2017          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     7     $2,181,350     $311,621     $315,000     68                   Cash     2     $545,900     $272,95...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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The spring market is not necessarily Kathleen Daniels' busiest time of the year. It could be said that the San Jose Silicon Valley Real Estate Market is almost always a “spring market”, not just in terms of the spring-like weather we enjoy during the winter months, but because Kathleen Daniels, l...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Sundune Village Condos Sold Stats 2017          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     2     $394,000     $197,000     $197,000     25          Analysis By Area                   Ki...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Virginia Dare Shores Sold Stats 2017          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     17     $5,592,900     $328,994     $310,000     110                   FHA     2     $648,000    ...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market High View Sold Stats 2017          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     1     $197,000     $197,000     $197,000     3                   FHA     1     $249,000     $249,000     $2...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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How much value does a Hot Tub add? More and more you see them here in the Manchester NH Area. Then came this seller demanding his home be listed for more, because of his hot tub. It is outside, on a patio and not what most would consider a fixture.   Those that love hot tubs, will love this. It ...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market The Landing Sold Stats 2017          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Cash     2     $455,000     $227,500     $227,500     265          Analysis By Area                   Kill Devil Hills b/w...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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114 Apple Tree Court North Kingstown Open House Feb. 25th 1-2:30 pmUpdated Home in Private Neighborhood  Call Ginny Gorman today at 401-529-7849 or email me at ginny@RiHouseHunt.com

By Amanda S. Davidson, Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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Kingstowne Home Sales - Market Report January 2018Home sales for Kingstowne are in for January 2018. Wondering if it’s a good time to buy or sell? The answer is yes and yes! Sellers are seeing strong sale to list price ratios and low inventory continues to play a factor in the market. Listing you...

By Susan Haughton, Susan & Mindy Team...Honesty. Integrity. Results.
(Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545)
Comments 64
If I hear or read the phrase, "Well, they want to sell the house, don't they?" one more time, I think I will scream.Somehow, this phrase has become a defense for what is, frankly, bad behavior.Buyers - and their Agents - should understand Sellers are real people with real lives, real kids, real p...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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  Detached and Semi-detached one family homes for sale in Flatbush Brooklyn - Free market analysis  - Feb 20th,2018  As of February 20th, there were 23 residential detached and semi-detached 3 to 6 bedroom one family homes for sale in Flatbush Brooklyn posted on the Brooklyn MLS price from $491,0...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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Having the home looking good and ready for showings is the key to getting more buyers in the door and more offers. The seller has responsibilities to present it in the best light. YOUR IMPORTANT ROLE I think sellers are of the opinion that once a realtor has listed thier home for sale, they can s...