Home Selling

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By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 44
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 Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 13
Walnut Trails Subdivision is located off of  Jeanwood North of Bristol Street, to Eastlake Drive, East to Walnut Trails Subdivision  is located on the north side of the road in OsoloTownship, Elkhart Indiana. Children who live in Walnut Trails Subdivision who attend public school will be attendin...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 1
I have been seated at the closing table with clients who couldn't hold it together when they had to sign off on the sale of the home they had loved for so many years.    In the past few years, I have had many clients who were faced with selling the family home they grew up in. For some it was a h...
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 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
118 SW Peacock Blvd Unit 10-207, St Lucie West, FL 34986 Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price2 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1590 SQUARE FEET Just Sold! Get the Info! What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Vera...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 29
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 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 9
     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 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 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 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 Debra Albert - Team Albert, Port St Lucie Real Estate For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 1
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 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 Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
Comments 57
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 Keith Ritter, 602-908-5020 AZ Realtor, Glenndale AZ Real Estate
(Keller Williams Profesional Partners Glendale AZ Real Estate Peoria/Realtor)
Comments 2
Things To Do This Weekend?  Buy a House?Search Local MLS Today! Click On Map Below  If you Want to look for homes Download My KW App Below Things to do in Phoenix Metro 08/28/2015   Events                         Register Now! Wicked Fri. 08/28 - Sun. 08/30, times varyASU Gammage, TempeEnjoy Broa...
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 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 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 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 0
OPEN HOUSE: 4 Bed 2.5 Bath Power Ranch Home w/ Den, Loft, 3-Car Garage & Pool!4534 E IRONHORSE RD Gilbert, AZ 85297Holding out on buying a property in hopes that that one perfect home finally makes it way to you? Well, all that patience is  about to pay off!  Your next home is here: a beautiful 4...