Home Selling

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By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha Condo Sales Market Report 1/1/17 to 2/23/17Waukesha Condos For Sale, Waukesha Condos, Waukesha RE/MAX Realtor    Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha,WI Condos, 1/1/17-2/23/17, RE/MAX Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha Condos For Sale My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty C...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Address: 20300 Terrace DR E Brookfield, Wisconsin 53045-3587 Taxed by: Brookfield MLS #: 1515074           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/MA...

By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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Let me tell you a little story and fun discovery of a unique marketing angle for a home I have listed south of 30A in Beachview Heights at 90 Sandstone Street. "30A" is a very popular South Walton section of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. It's a long stretch of road south of Highway 98 from the west ...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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How Much Is My Willow Creek Home Worth? Market Update 2.27.17Willow Creek in Alexandria is home to 78 townhomes. Some of the homes have a one car garage. The homes in Willow Creek were built in 1985 and range from 2,553 square feet up to 2,688 square feet. The majority of the homes in Willow Cree...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
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Free Market Analysis in Wolcott CT If you are a Wolcott CT homeowner and thinking of selling your home, you'll need to know exactly what it is worth before putting it on the market. This is especially critical in the current market with so many distressed or foreclosed homes tilting the values on...

By Gwynn Burns, Going Above and Beyond to Find Your Next Home
(Howard Hanna Real Estate Services)
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By David Spencer, Chicago Area Commercial-Residential R.E.
(Keller Williams Team Realty)
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In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Buffalo Grove, IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Included in this list are many Foreclosures and Short Sales.Should you ...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Bay Sotheby's International)
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 Golf Course LivingWelcome home to this lavish home built in 1985 and remodeled with permits in 2007.  Live, entertain and relax in style with over $600k in improvements made.  It all started with the  marble and Italian flooring in the bathrooms, wall to wall carpet in the bedrooms, to maple har...

By David Spencer, Chicago Area Commercial-Residential R.E.
(Keller Williams Team Realty)
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In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Glendale Heights, IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Included in this list are many Foreclosures and Short Sales.Should y...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Investor and SC Real Estate Agent
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Fair Cash Offer Sell My House Fast_We Buy Houses and Mobile Homes   ►►SELL NOW!! Do you have a Mobile Home or House to SELL to us? We Buy Mobile Homes and Houses for Cash!End The Search and Start the Process Today!** Mobile Home Values: Go to http://www.CharlestonSCMobileHomes.com** Contact us To...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA.
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
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Deciding to sell your home is like jumping into a pool...It can't be done 'half-way'...But to take the plunge, there's only one way to do it:Get Ready, Arms Extended - Jump, then Swim...Get Ready (For Showings):You already know to clean every nook and cranny and you've been told that the counter ...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
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 Sometimes during home purchase negotiations the buyer will say "This is my best offer".  The buyer is indicating they have no intention of going any higher, a take it or leave it proposition to the seller.And our sellers wonder "Is this a bluff?  Or can a bit more money be made from the buyers?"...

By Laura Sellers, www.Auburn-Realtor.com; Auburn, AL Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.Auburn-Realtor.com, EXPERT IN AUBURN REAL ESTATE SERVICES)
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Want to sell your Auburn AL house or Opelika house fast and at a great price? If so, check out some things that may turn off potential buyers.  Unlike previous generations, young house hunters today know a real estate bargain when they see one, and they can spot a money pit as easily, too. For th...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Country Creek Subdivision is located just north of US Hwy 20 on CR 23.  Country Creek Subdivision  is located on the west side of the road. Jefferson Township, Goshen Indiana, 46528. Children who live in Country Creek Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Middlebury Community Sch...

By Peg Augustus - REALTOR®
(Lakeshore Realty)
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The most significant element in the sale of your home is pricing it correctly.   It is essential that you give it the right price, based on how much your home is worth and knowing how much you can sell it for. You may have heard of homes that are relatively new, with excellent amenities and good ...

By Susan Haughton, The Susan & Mindy Team...Your Concierge Agents
(Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545)
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"We want to list in the spring, but there is no hurry."What do you mean, no hurry? It's already the end of January. Before we know it, seriously, the Spring Market will be upon us.In fact, the buyers are already circling, frustrated and anxious because there is a shortage of housing inventory in ...

By Troy Erickson, Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor
(Diverse Solutions Realty www.ChandlerRealEstate.weebly.com)
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Selling A Home FSBO Has Its ChallengesThe main reason home owners look to sell their home For Sale By Owner (FSBO) is to keep from having to pay a commission to the real estate agent. As an example, on the sale of a $200,000 home, the real estate commission could be as much as $12,000 or more in ...

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Realty, Million Guild Member Cert Luxury Home Mkting Spec
(Keller Williams Lake Nona Advantage III Realty)
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                    5807 NW Dooley Circle, Port St Lucie, Florida 34986 Just Listed Description Photos Maps & Local Print Brochure Our Reviews Follow This Home! CLICK HERE for COMPLETE DETAILS of this Property Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Free Home Values Homes Close to Where You Work ...

By John Handschuh, Realtor ABR SRES, Horsham Real Estate
(RE/MAX Action Realty)
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Somerton Rancher Overview Maps Photos Features $229,900 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full BathroomsInterior: 1,097 sqftLot: 00 sqftYear Built: 1959MLS #: 6934004 Location 15118 Carter RdPhiladelphia, PA 19116USA John Handschuh RE/MAX Action Realty(215) 358-1100 X 1108[email prote...

By Treasure Coast Real Estate, Homes, News, Ron and Debbie 772.708.3292
(BEX Realty Treasure Coast)
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                   10 Things You Need to Know Before You Hire an Agent ""It's critical that you make the right decision about who will handle what is probably the single largest financial investment you will ever make.""Not all real estate agents are the same. If you decide to seek the help of an...