Home Selling

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By David Cooper, We Buy Houses Los Angeles Any Condition
(Gold Star Agent.)
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              "FIND CHEAP BANKRUPTCY LAWYERS WHO ARE GOOD"..Consult at least 3 different bankruptcy lawyers. Do not do this on the phone. To make this work to YOUR advantage, it needs to be done with office appointments. Most bankruptcy lawyers will give you a free consultation. Take them up on t...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Real Estate Market Report, New Berlin,WI for 10/29/15-11/29/15, RE/MAX  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 Carla Freund, Raleigh - Cary Relocation & Luxury Home Specialist
(Keller Williams Preferred Realty)
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Chatham County, NC$500k + Market ViewA look at the past 90 days in Chatham County Find Homes for Sale in Chatham County over $500k Downtown Pittsboro, NC  View Sold Homes in Chatham County in past 90 days (ending on 11-29-15) over $500kClick Here to Sell your Chatham County Home The above Chart s...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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 I received another wonderful client testimonial today.  I thought I would share it with all of you.  "Kristin was a referral to my husband and I from my brother and we could not be more pleased with her work and commitment to helping us find and purchase our first home! Her response time was fas...
By David Baker Realtor - Laveen Homes for sale, Your local Expert
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Why anyone would not protect themselves from future liability is beyond me.  Here in the state of Arizona, it is the law that a seller must disclose material (important) facts about the property. Every day I do searches for clients in our local MLS.  There are generally several homes I come acros...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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When listing your home for sale, it's important to understand that price is determined by your local market. The most you will receive for your house is the price that someone is willing to pay....the price that someone believes your house is worth. Perception is key.This is why Home Stagers go o...
By Jeff&Grace Safrin, SpousesSellingHousesTM
(F.C.Tucker 1st Team Real Estate)
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Ranch Homes in Valparaiso Indiana are a desirable commodity.When we isted this home in Valpo,  we knew it would get an offer quickly because of it's location, price and style!Unfortunately, the 1st offer did not close due to buyer denied financing days before scheduled escrow.Back on Market with ...
By Richard L. McKinney P.A., For Results that MOVE you on the Treasure Coast!
(Atlantic Shores Realty Expertise)
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Selling your PORT ST LUCIE HOME, TOWNHOME OR CONDO doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front.There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time.Repair. Just because you’ve gotten used to the cracks in the walls and the...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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  Address: N19W26734 Milkweed Ln A Pewaukee, Wisconsin 53072-5658 Taxed by: Pewaukee MLS #: 1451596           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  RE/...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
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We've got a two for one in this weeks Animals of the MLS. Who doesn't enjoy watching dogs splash around in water whether that be at the lake or in a backyard swimming pool? I think it would be a pretty safe bet to say these two friends spend many hours cooling off and making waves together in thi...
By Chris Gurnee
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Listings to Leads - eFlyers   Open House     Classic split level home perched high above the street   Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews       Search All Homes For Sale   15665 SE 43rd St Bellevue, Washington 98006   Bedrooms: 4 | Bathrooms: 1 full, 1 ¾ bath | List ...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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 With divorce as a part of our practice...short sales are part ot it as well.  The people who financed with 80/20 loans or those with little money down are now finding themselves upside down in divorce.In many areas the market has improved...But it has not improved to the extent that no money or...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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How do you know if an offer is a GOOD offer when it comes to buying a home? How do you know the Buyer is Serious? How about Real? These are all questions Manchester NH area Home Sellers ask.  A local home owner was selling his home himself. The phone rings... A buyer came through the home and sai...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Meadow Wood in Wellington FL |  Homes for Sale  | Market Report October 2015 Meadow Wood is an established community in Wellington Fl- and if you are looking for a home for sale in Wellington, Meadow Wood might be the perfect choice for you. It’s perfect if you want to be close to the equestrian ...
By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
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RICHARD DID IT AGAIN!   576 North Bellflower Blvd. #308, Long Beach, CA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Market Update Video $ Click for current price 2 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1028 SQUARE FEET Top floor Stoneybrook Villas con...
By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Grand Isles in Wellington FL | Homes for Sale | Market Report October 2015  Grand Isles in Wellington Fl, also known as Grand Isles at Wellington, is a guard gated community in the southern area of Palm Beach County. It is a community of 611 homes constructed between 1997 and 2000 by Lennar Homes...
By Irene Medina, PA GRI CRS CDPE SFR TRC, Official Member of GiveBackHomes
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Beautiful contemporary 2-story split-floor-plan home on acre, cul-de-sac lot with breathtaking expansive water views from almost every room, especially from the amazing oversized master suite and kitchen. House is located at 10800 SW 29th Pl, Davie, FL 33328. Enter into this custom home through a...
By Ron Trzcinski
(Century 21, The Real Estate Centre)
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Take Pictures Before The Snow Arrives Are you thinking of putting your house on the market to sell in the near future? Of course, you know that winter is approaching and with that comes the potential for snow. Yes, snow can create a beautiful winter wonderland. However, snow, also, puts a blanket...
By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
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Feedback:  Careful What You Take From ItReading a post by Scott Godzyk today talking about when an offer isn't an offer, there seemed to be a misread on the part of the For Sale By Owner seller who thought feedback was the beginning of an offer.  If a buyer said, "We would buy the house if it wer...
By Kevin Shin, & Associates
(Prudential California Realty)
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A Luxuriously upgraded entertainer's dream home with custom designed saltwater pool backyard & outdoor BBQ station. This Spectacular home is located in the prestigious gated community of Rancho Etiwanda Estates, on a quiet Cul-De-Sac with city Lights and mountain views plus award winning school ...