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Margaret Rome recently wrote Aging In Place Is The Option and it hit home with me because I just met a woman who personifies Margaret's message. I did a Home Staging Consult last week for an 88 year old woman, Mary, who lives alone and really has no interest in moving. It was the agent who conta...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
The Ultimate Sellers Guide There are so many things sellers need to know as they prep their home for the local market. This Ultimate Seller's Checklist will help identify some of the "big rock" items that potential sellers need to keep in mind as they gear up to get their home listed and SOLD in ...
By Michelle Carr-Crowe Just Call 408-252-8900 Luxury Homes in Top Silicon Valley Schools-San Jose, Cupertino, Saratoga & Palo Alto, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Just Call 408-252-8900 Lynbrook Homes Cupertino KW)
3 Inexpensive Techniques to Dramatically Increase A Home's Curb Appeal in Santa Clara County by REALTOR® Michelle Carr Crowe, Cupertino real estate agent Thinking of Selling a Silicon Valley home in the next three to six months? Employ these 3 Inexpensive Techniques to Dramatically Increase A Ho...
Are you thinking of selling your home? If so, it’s time to consider how to maximize your property’s curb appeal. Just make sure you avoid these seven common mistakes identified by HGTV’s FrontDoor.com experts. This is a great website with some nice information for both Buyer's and Sellers. A...
By Mary Ellen Vanaken, North Atlanta Luxury Home Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty)
The 5 Top Home Buyer Turn-Offs The 5 Top Home Buyer Turn-Offs by The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team www.mevhomes.com 678.929.6529 Selling a home in today’s market can be a bit frustrating. There’s all sorts of home staging and property preparation advice out there, and some of it seems daunting or ...
By Shawn Gerhardson, NMLS#274129, Top Rated Mortgage Professional
(Waterstone Mortgage NMLS#186434)
What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – March 10, 2014 Last week’s economic news included construction spending and the CoreLogic Home Price Index for January. Reports for February included ADP Employment, Non-Farm Payrolls and national unemployment data. The Federal Reserve’s Beige Book re...
By Bryant Tutas, Broker/REALTOR, Tutas Towne Realty, Inc
(Bryant Tutas-Tutas Towne Realty, Inc)
Davenport Florida Short Sale Success With Nationstar Orlando Short Sale Specialist Bryant Tutas and Tutas Towne Realty, Inc just had another successful Davenport Florida Short Sale closing with Nationstar. The property: Investment property. 2 bedroom 1 bath condo located in Villages of Town ...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor,Waukesha Remax Buyer Agent
(Re/Max Realty Center )
New Listing By Kristin Johnston, ReMax, 3712 N 55th St, Milwaukee, WI! Address: 3712 N 55th ST Milwaukee, WI 53216-2838 County: Milwaukee MLS #: 1352122 357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066 Phone: 414-254-6647 Fax: Email: email@example.com http://www...
By Jeff Dowler CRS, Carlsbad CA Homes for Sale (760) 840-1360
(Solutions Real Estate )
Showing Snafus Sellers in Carlsbad Need to Know About No matter how prepared we are, and how carefully we craft showing instructions for the MLS so agents will know the procedure to follow for showing, snafus can and do occur. It may be carelessness on the part of the agent, a change of he...
By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
2 Story with resort style backyard JUST LISTED in Canyon Creek~NW Austin www.10636bramblecrest.com Buyers, act decisively and you’ll have the best opportunity to buy this home as quality deals sell fast in Canyon Creek! 10636 Bramblecrest Dr. is located in the master planned community...
There is a lot of advice being given to sellers that reads like list you home right now - there is no inventory! Wait until spring and you'll have lots of competition. But you know? Right now, lawns are brown and bushes are scraggly. But wait a few weeks and the city will lookl like this! ...
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Imagination is the preview of life’s coming attractions This market is going to be very good market, no not the biggest ever, not the highest prices ever. Just a very good time for selling a home especially when we consider who currently represents us politically in our nation and all of the...
Do You Know About the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 When Selling Your Home? This is a good question to ask when talking with prospective home buyers. We should not assume that everybody know about the tax benefits of home ownership. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments that ...
By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Well, you don't hear that every day from a seller who says her Elk Grove agent is worth more than the commission the sellers paid her. It wasn't just words from these sellers, either. They backed up that praise up with lavish agent closing gifts, none of which I have shared with my brokerage, and...
The Ultimate Sellers Guide Real estate blogger Anita Clark shares an outstanding infographic to feature The Ultimate Sellers Guide. If you are a real estate professional, you should be practicing your skills with infographics for your blogs and marketing materials. Please go to the original blog ...
By Barb Szabo, CRS, E-pro Realtor, Cleveland Ohio Homes
(RE/MAX Trinity Brecksville Ohio)
Country Lakes Broadview Heights Ohio 1 active listing with a list price $475,000 0 contingent listings 0 pending listings 0 closed listings The market is definitely heating up and now is the time to sell and/or buy! Welcome to the lovely neighborhood of Country Lakes in Broadview Heights Ohi...
By Barb Szabo, CRS, E-pro Realtor, Cleveland Ohio Homes
(RE/MAX Trinity Brecksville Ohio)
1 active listing at $417,000 0 contingent listings 0 pending listings 0 closed listings Come take a drive through Windsor Woods and see the beauty of this neighborhood! Welcome to Windsor Woods in Broadview Heights, Ohio. This lovely subdivision was established in 1995, with the first family mo...
By Judi K Barrett, Broker/Owner, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDAB
(Judi Barrett~Integrity Real Estate Services~Idabel, Oklahoma)
Another Idabel Oklahoma Home Sold 20 Acres McCurtain County Integrity Real Estate Services loves working with Idabel Oklahoma sellers and buyers. This Idabel Oklahoma rural home on 20 acres just sold. Judi Barrett, Broker and Don Barrett, Sales Associate at Integrity Real Estate Services Listed...
By Lenn Harley, Real Estate Broker - Virginia & Maryland
(Lenn Harley, Homefinders.com, MD & VA Homes and Real Estate)
How often do we see an MLS listing with no photos? Not as often as in the past, but it still happens. I suspect that listing agents have learned that consumers rarely contact folks about homes for sale on the IDX database that have no photos. No photos are just one problem. Bad photos don't he...