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By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 13
Milwaukee WI Real Estate, Condos, 7/30/15-8/30/15 by Kristin Johnston   Kristin Johnston Gives You The Real Estate Activity For Milwaukee County, WI Condos For the Last 30 Days: Real Estate In Milwaukee County, WI My name is Kristin Johnston of Remax.  My market report gives you the real estate a...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 17
How to Hire a Mover- 7 TipsPeople will tell you that selling your house is the most stressful thing you can do, but right up there is the actual move itself.  How do you hire the right moving company? Let’s face it, they’re going to be transporting your household goods - clothes, furniture, art- ...
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 3
1217 Nw Sun Terrace Circle, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986 Price Reduced! Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price2 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1152 SQUARE FEET Follow This Home! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Search All PGA...
By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
Comments 0
Last week was a head-swiveling version of a follow-the-dots puzzle for those who keep tabs national news related to on Henry County real estate. Children like following the numbered dots to reveal a picture. You can’t be sure what it will turn out to look like until the end. The week was a lot li...
By Geoffrey Jones, Sell my home fast - We buy houses
(Investorwize LLC)
Comments 16
 When it comes to selling your house fast, your success will usually match the amount of time and effort you place into it. Sellers who are receptive to learning new things about the process are often the most successful. This article has many tips to help you become smarter about real-estate sel...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 51
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 Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 73
I've been a Home Stager in New Hampshire for many years now, and I'm surprised that the quality of MLS photos hasn't improved very much.  With the growth of the home staging industry and all the media attention I would expect to see a change. The majority of MLS pictures are still average, or bel...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 0
Real Estate Market Report, New Berlin,WI for 7/31/15-8/31/15, Remax  By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647 Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Realty Center                                       New Berlin Real Estate,Waukesha Cty Real Estate,Waukesha Cty Realtor                           ...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 15
     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 Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 17
Donald laughs when he hears someone say "bet you don't remember" to me.  My BFF sometimes calls me to ask me what happened with her other friends in the past. She knows she told me and that I'll remember and she can't remember. That conversations usually starts with "I hate you" (in a very loving...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 22
I looked up the mls for condos for sale in Warminster, Bucks county, Pa. Warminster is located in centennial School district. There are many nice condos in Warminster. There are no active listings in some of them. This is what I found in the mls this morning.There are 7 pending listings of condos...
By Joanna Cohlan, Designing, Decorating & Staging Westchester Homes
(Fresh Eyes For Your Home)
Comments 23
Talk about a transformation - this one is definitely miraculous!Clients of mine from New York City, inherited the family home after the husband's father passed away.  The house is the same one that my client grew up in,  and let me tell you, he was definitely attached.  His dad, who passed away a...
By Karen Fiddler, Broker/Owner, Orange County & Lake Arrowhead, CA (949)510-2395
(Karen Parsons-Fiddler, Broker 949-510-2395)
Comments 14
 Disclosure Mania I'm a huge fan of disclosures. I always tell my sellers to disclose anything and everything that occurs to them. To a point, that is!I'd really rather that you not disclose things that don't exist.I'm on a disclosure treasure hunt of sorts with one of my listings. The seller liv...
By Toni Weidman, 23 Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL
(Florida Luxury Realty)
Comments 7
Golf Course Villa In Timber GreensSorry, this beautiful villa on the 3rd tee and fairway in Timber Greens is gone. Listed Tuesday, sold on Wednesday. I knew it wouldn't take long; the view is fantastic and the villa is lovely.Bright and sunny with spacious living area, open kitchen and dining roo...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 5
Pine Brook Subdivision is located on CR 6 just east of CR 17. Pine Brook Subdivision  is the first road  to the south. Washington Township, Bristol, Indiana. Children who live in Pine Brook Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.Pine Brook CC & R2015 1st ...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
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 Peggy James, Lake Ridge Virginia Real Estate Specialist
(EXIT Realty Associates)
Comments 0
85 Homes went Under Contract or SOLD in the 22192 zip code area in the past thirty days. That is People in your office or in your neighborhood may think spring is the best time to sell your home. Experience has taught me, that does not apply here in Prince William County Virginia.Just yesterday P...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 10
Log College condos are located in Warminster Bucks county. These are located in Centennial school district.I looked up the mls for active listings and homes sold in Log College .There is one active listing in mls. It is a 2 Bedroom condo and is listed for $124,900.There are no sales pending and t...
By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
Comments 1
So you finally decided to sell your house.You called your buddy who is "in real estate" and asked him to take a look at your house.He came over, told you how great your house was, and even said he had several people who would be interested in it right away.He asked you what you wanted for it, whi...
By Sybil Campbell, REALTOR ABR, SFR, SRES Williamsburg, Virginia
(Long and Foster REALTORS 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia)
Comments 5
Check out this new listing in the gated community Kingsmill on the James. Kingsmill has three pools, tennis courts and walking trails. For more photos and listing information click on this link:  45 Yeardleys Grant   The contemporary one level  home is priced at $345,000.   The home has three bed...