Home Selling

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By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
Comments 8
One of the most controversial topics in the real estate industry are open houses.  Like with anything, there are PROs and CONs to open houses.As a home seller, your real estate agent should be doing everything to put your interests first.  So the question I present to every home seller is, "do op...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 1
New Berlin Vacant Lot Sales Market Report 7/1/17 to 8/18/17 New Berlin Vacant Lot Sales Market Report 7/1/17 to 8/18/17   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for vacant land in New Berlin, WI. Are you looking to buy land in N...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Comments 14
I have a hobby of sorts.  It's not expensive.  It's not complicated.  Doesn't even take up much time, which is really good because my dual career life really doesn't allow a lot of time for just goofing around!  What's my hobby?  Taking pictures of the flowers that grow in our flower gardens.  An...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is actually getting their homes sold. In order to accomplish all three goals, a se...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 14
Address: 6150 N Apple Blossom Ln Glendale, Wisconsin 53217-4430 Taxed by: Glendale MLS #: 1546584           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/M...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 47
How Are You Greeting Your Buyers? How often have you heard that you only get one chance to make a good first impression? Yes, it’s become a bit overused but it’s because it’s true. When you decide to sell your home, it’s important to remember that first impressions do count. The first impression ...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
Comments 0
Our team has been receiving several emails and calls asking about Orchard Gate Englewood Homes for sale the past month. As Buyers continue to far outpace Sellers, we are checking the inventory of Englewood Homes for sale every day, watching for properties as they are entered into the MLS. We rece...

By John Buetergerds, The Buetergerds Team
(Buetergerds Team at Keller Williams Realty Select)
Comments 0
JUST SOLD - 3867 LAKE BAYSHORE DRIVE, BRADENTON, FL Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 2 BEDROOMS | 1 (1 full ) BATHROOMS | 1040 SQUARE FEET Updated ground floor condo with lake views! Are you looking for an affo...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
Comments 0
We have received several emails and calls asking about Broadway Heights Englewood Homes this week. As Buyers continue to far outpace Sellers, we are checking the inventory of Englewood Homes every day, watching for homes as they are entered into the MLS. We recently prepared this report for one o...

By Jeffrey Jones, AZ Home Seekers, azhomeseekers.com
(AZ Home Seekers)
Comments 1
AZ Home Seekers is proud to announce that we are now offering a new " Cash Offer in 24 Hours" program.  The real estate industry has seen a proliferation of " we will buy your house" advertisements. Local home owners are saturated with advertisements from companies such as Open Door, Offer Pad, ...

By John Buetergerds, The Buetergerds Team
(Buetergerds Team at Keller Williams Realty Select)
Comments 2
Just SOLD - at Full Price! 3356 Webber Street, Sarasota, FL Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews Just Sold! Get the Info! Sarasota Homes For Sale Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Free Home Values Mortgage & Refinance Free List of For...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 10
Just Listed in Worthington Woods Subdivision752 Worthington CircleWorthington Woods Property and Community InformationReady to get away from it all? Come move out to the country! This custom built, all brick home on a 2.11-acre lot for sale in Fort Valley GA in Worthington Woods has 2,694 heated ...

By The Ryan-Whyte Real Estate Team at RE/MAX Infinity, Bringing Valley Families Home
(RE/MAX Infinity)
Comments 1
2803 N PENNINGTON DRIVE, CHANDLER. $259,900.Great remodeled home in excellent location. Repainted inside and out , new tile, new carpet, granite counters throughout, replaced light fixtures, new blinds, new stainless steel appliances, and much more! Located just over a mile from the 101 freeway a...

By Foster Smith Summerville, Summerville & Charleston Homes for Sale SC Realtor
(Carolina One Real Estate)
Comments 3
The townhomes in the Orchard section of Wescott Plantation are a wonderful place to call home and this home now belongs to one of our great clients! People love buying homes for sale in Wescott Plantation   because they are a part of the greater Wescott Plantation community with all of its ameni...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 0
  While the Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in New River is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately many h...

By Marc Jablon
(New Harbor Realty)
Comments 0
Do you remember the headache of searching for a pet-friendly, luxury condo?Congratulations. It’s time for the payoff.While it was probably a frustrating journey to find the perfect place for you and your four-legged family members, now that you’re selling, you’re actually at an advantage.All the ...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
Comments 2
Kris Shanahan  with Palm Realty has SSSOLD  1932 Cato Ct Unit 7 in Indialantic. This property was located across the street from the beach and was close enough to hear the sound of the surf! This newly renovated condo SSSOLD  for $278,500 and featured:                                            ...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
Comments 0
 Home for Sale at The Spicewood Estates in Austin, TX 10804 Keystone Bnd Austin, TX 78750 is offered at $442,000!!!  Beautifully landscaped (xeriscaping) driveway leads to this recently updated all brick Spicewood home with so many upgrades! Engineered/scraped oak wood floors cover the main livin...

By Rei Mesa
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty)
Comments 0
Whether you work with a Delray Beach real estate professional or try selling your own property, there are certain tricks to the trade. For starters, go where the most prospects are for your home. I'll give you some examples, you need to go where the most and the best prospects are to buy your hom...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
¿Porque es importante utilizar un profesional para vender su casa?  21 21UTC agosto 21UTC 2017  For Sellers, FSBOs   Cuando un propietario decide vender su casa, obviamente ellos quieren el mejor precio posible con la menor cantidad de molestias. Sin embargo, para la gran mayoría de los vendedor...