Home Selling

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By Amber Castonguay, Servicing: Waukesha, Jefferson, Dodge County WI
(Re/Max Realty Center)
Comments 2
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 Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 21
Speechless Sundays: Jill on the bed!    Have a fantastic Sunday! Best wishes from your Pet friendly Realtor Endre Barath, Jr. If you are considering buying or selling a home, a luxury home, luxury investment real estate, luxury vacation homes, or luxury beach properties in Southern California, Lo...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 16
29153 Crags, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 a beautiful Malibou Lake area lot a little over two acres of flat land tucked in among lush mature foliage with fantastic mountain views is in Escrow! My client understood the value of having easy access to Malibu Beaches and the fact that the property falls in...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 1
 Black Diamond in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2015 Black Diamond in Wellington Fl is a tranquil haven where modern living meets a wonderful nature preserve. It’s among the perfect choices there are in Wellington Fl for an abode. Black Diamond is a secure guard-gated place ...
By Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner ; Antonelli Realty
(ANTONELLI Realty)
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If you enjoyed reading the post please give it a LIKE, every little bit helps. Thank You. I've been saying this for a while now, all one has to do is look at the filings in any local paper. RealtyTrac – Florida retains its dubious distinction of being No. 1 in the nation for foreclosure rates. Re...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 10
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 Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
Comments 3
When Henry County real estate trackers keep tabs on the progress of the national rebound, they note the findings of the major pollsters and data miners, read what the pundits have to offer, and look at charts and graphs—lots of charts and graphs.   The graphs that chart residential real estate pr...
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 1
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 Geoffrey Jones, Sell my home fast - We buy houses
(Investorwize LLC)
Comments 15
 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 50
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 Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 15
2835 N Paradise DR  LOS ANGELES, CA 90032 a flat view lot! Pending! I find it fun when a lot I would think would sell sooner than later actually happens. The best part is listening to the people who do not know what they are doing and complaining about issues that have been factored into the list...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 72
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 Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 1
Binks Forest in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2015 Binks Forest and Binks Preserve, Wellington Florida’s lush spacious community of 535 homes, is located in a suburban village just a few miles west of West Palm Beach. Binks Forest is a recreational haven for golf enthusiasts...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
Comments 1
 Equestrian Club de Wellington FL | Casas para la Venta | Reporte del Mercado Julio 2015 Cuando se habla de bienes raíces en Wellington, debemos decir que El Equestrian Club de Wellington es una de las más maravillosas comunidades en el área. Definitivamente se sentirá inspirado al entrar a esta ...
By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 0
Riverside CA Vendiendo Su Casa Para Comprar Una Mas Pequeña? La Proposiciones 60 & 90 Le Pueden Ayudar!Pasa en todas las familias, el hogar que alguna vez fue la casa perfecta para la familia que estaba creciendo, de repente se convierte en una casa “demasiada grande”. Cuando piensan en mudarse a...
By Wandanna Melliphant, " Wandanna Sells Pickering, Ontario Homes!"
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What Not To Renovate Before Selling Your Home!!Renovating and updating ones home is a task that most homeowners either avoid like the plague or unfortunately become renovating or updating happy and overdo!! What does renovating or updating overdo really mean?This typically means renovating or upd...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 14
     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 Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
Comments 17
Perfect for First-Time Home Buyers This Home Boasts Natural Streaming Light from Front Picture Windows, Newly Installed Skylights, Remodeled Kitchen with Granite Counter Tops and New Cabinetry, Dark-Textured Hardwood Floors for Contrast, Remodeled Full Bathrooms in First and Second Floors, Built...
By Morris "Bill" Austin, Exceptional service is my standard expectation.
(Team Price Real Estate)
Comments 8
Today 1-4 PM ~ 10118 Longhorn Skyway ~ Deer Creek Ranch ~ Dripping Springs/Bee Cave1 Story ~ 3 Bedrooms ~ 2 Full Baths ~ Study/Office ~ Over Sized Garage/Side Entry ~ .24 Acre LotCarpet in bedrooms and study with tile in all other areas.$279,950        Overview ~ Quarter Acre ~ Side Entry        ...
By Ashley Kimble Slaughter
Comments 3
House Selling Tips: Making Your House More AppealingOnce you decide to sell your house, you may want to put it on the market right away. Before you move forward, take a good look at your house through the eyes of a potential home buyer. Taking an objective look at your property and house can bene...