Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

By Robert May, Real Estate Expert & Mortgage Broker- Lethbridge
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Separating the Lookers from the Buyers      As a Lethbridge real estate professional who has helped move thousands of people and completed hundreds of successful transactions over 23 year, I have developed some particular tools and techniques that make the way I do business much more efficient.  ...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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A Boomer’s Guide to Selling Your Home-  14 Tips You Can UseBaby Boomers in Palm Beach County who plan on selling their home may be facing a new generation of buyers...The Millennials. They were born somewhere in the early 1980s to the early 2000s.  Much has been written about this generation … wh...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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Number of Listings in Gilbert, Arizona January 2016 Real estate market data for Gilbert, AZ provided by Nicole Doty of  Zion Realty. The Gilbert, Arizona housing market showed it's first early sign that it may be awakening from the annual Winter slow down that starts in November and usually carri...
By Nancy Robinson, #1 Century 21 Realtor in Michigan
(Century 21 Town and Country)
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 This home has been lovingly maintained and upgraded as needed throughout the time this family has owned this home. It is much more spacious and charming by far than the typical bungalow. The full brick exterior (minus the family room which is done in new vinyl siding) is beautiful and gives the ...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Highland Park Home Values change when ever a home like yours sells. Here are the most recent home sales that affect Highland Park Home Values. Highland Park Subdivision is located on CR 16 at Highland Avenue, close to Ash Road in Elkhart, Indiana.  Highland Park Subdivision is located on the nort...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Marina
(Sutton Group Summit)
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I am tall. Well, not super tall, just a bit taller then average. The problem is that I can also see higher then average. And I have quite a few buyer clients who are way taller then me and obviously they can see even higher. For some reason many home sellers expect their potential home buyers to ...
By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale in Stonefield Buda, TX149 Vermilion Marble Trl Buda, TX 78610 offered at $239,900. Abundance of natural lighting! This home come with an amazing floor plan. Kitchen boasts beautiful cabinetry, granite counter tops, and large pantry. Large master suite is downstairs and features dou...
By Michael Russell, Overland Park Kansas Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty Partners, Inc.)
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Just Listed14545 Windsor DriveLeawood, KS 66224Steeplechase Subdivision$395,000For More Photos and Virtual Tour Visitwww.14545Windsor.Info  Rare 1.5 story in Steeplechase Blue Valley Schools Updated Enormous Kitchen Walk to Prairie Star Elementary & Middle Schools Neighborhood adjoins IronWoods P...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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 While we don't have snow this year at Lake Sinclair, this is still a great list for those sellers who are getting ready to list as spring is just around the corner. How to Prepare for a Spring Sale When Snow is on the Ground If the idea of moving in the spring is on your mind you may be feeling ...
So today was a big day in Denver, Colorado, we had the Super Bowl World Champion Parade.  They said at least a million people where there for the parade.  No Peyton did not make a statement for his future.  The Mayor and Governor this there good job but the person that I think put the whole thing...
By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
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Just some food for thought.We seem to be interested in always selling fast.Not just Real Estate, but other personal items.But, is that the best option.When selling fast are we accepting less than we cold possibly get?That is a very personal decision. A few years back when you got an offer on your...
By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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This is the time of year that sellers start calling about listing a home in Sacramento. I am excited to list new homes and take on new inventory. It's what I live for. Why I wake up in the morning. It's been my life for so long that I don't know any other kind of life. As such, there is also a tr...
By Rhonda Howlett
(Keller Williams- Rhonda Howlett Team)
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PENDING  Welcome to Historic Churchill  http://view.paradym.com/applets/flashviewer2/viewer.asp?t=3683591&sk=59&prt=10007 OverviewMapsPhotosDescriptionNeighborhood $289,000 Single Family Home Description: JUST REDUCED! Welcome to 604 N. 22nd in the Historic Churchill! This beautiful home has over...
By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Investor and SC Real Estate Agent
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 SELL NOW!! We Buy Charleston Area Houses and Mobile Homes for Cash (Ladson)  Do you have a House or Mobile Home to SELL to us? We Buy Homes for Cash! End The Search and Start the Process Today. Any Price Range Or Location in Charleston County South Carolina See How Our Process Works And Let Us M...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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How to Prepare for a Spring Sale When Snow is on the GroundIf the idea of moving in the spring is on your mind you may be feeling a little bogged down with all the snow we have had. You may be thinking this will delay your plans for moving but it doesn't have to. You can be making preparations no...
By Michael Thacker | Realtor | Real Estate Professional Louisville, KY Homes for Sale & Marketing, Your best friend who just happens to be a Realtor
(The Thacker Group - Kentucky Select Properties)
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By: Michael Thacker – Louisville RealtorThis beautiful luxury home located near Seneca, is currently being marketed by my office, Kentucky Select Properties. It is an amazing home located at 1045 Alta Vista Rd, just off of Seneca Golf Course, and minutes to downtown Louisville, and other major at...
By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR,Realtor(R)
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Are thinking of selling your home? Is your home in the Tampa Bay area? When it comes to selling a home in the Tampa Real Estate Market, one of the most difficult pieces of the puzzle is pricing. And for real estate agents, it can be one of the most difficult conversations to have with clients. Ho...
By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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"10. Online Picture Perfect: Oh yes, Millennials, like most buyers, are beginning their search on the Internet.  Make sure that your home is camera ready before it goes on the MLS. "  A real key!  Thanks Kathy Streib and re-blog! A Boomer’s Guide to Selling Your Home-  14 Tips You Can Use Baby Bo...
By Mike Rigley, Your go to Real Estate Specialist
(Real Estate Specialist -Rigley Realty Group)
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Buying or Selling an Elk Grove Home This Winter? Keep These Tax Tips in Mind!Mike and Jennifer Rigley (buyers) 916.378.4671 / (sellers) 916-660-5823 Info@RigleyRG.comWhat’s My Elk Grove Home Worth?Please call us to discuss your potential Home Value in Elk Grove, CA 916-660-5823. Click here to use...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha County Realtor 414-254-6647, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Milwaukee Homes for Sale, Milwaukee Real Estate, Kristin Johnston, 1/10/16-2/10/16, RE/MAX                            Kristin Johnston, Milwaukee Realtor, Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Milwaukee, WI For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Milwaukee   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX ...