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By Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Common Approaches And Issues When Buying Before Selling One of the age old questions in real estate is should I buy a home before selling my exisiting home? In Real Estate circle we call this the chicken and egg question. Essentially it means which should come first. For most people it will be se...
By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale-San Jose Short Sale Agent
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
Is There A Unique Buyer Opportunity When A Transaction Falls Through? What does "transaction falls through" mean? It is when a property went under contract (offer accepted by the seller) and for whatever reason, the buyer did not close. The Buyer released the contract making the property avail...
By AZ retirement communities Jim Braun Sun City Grand Active Adult Communities, Acive adult retirement communities Phoenix
(Ken Meade Realty Jim Braun Sun City Grand Az )
14968 W Walking Stick Way Surprise AZ Sun City Grand home for sale Sun City Grand Luxury home for sale in the Phoenix Northwest Valley active adult community by Del Webb. A beautiful Sun City Grand home with tile and carpet in all the right places, plantation shutters, corian counter tops, kitche...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team, Vacant Land and New Construction Specialist!
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
834 Southwest Haas Avenue, Port Saint Lucie, FL Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Schedule a Showing Search Homes for Sale in Port St Lucie Search All Port Saint Lucie, FL Homes For Sale Search All Tradition FL Homes for Sale See Property Details Call 772-834-0099 f...
By Ken Patterson, Roseville Real Estate, TOP Rocklin Realtor
(TEAM Patterson Realty at Keller Williams Roseville)
SOLD - 273 Waterfield Dr Roseville CA 95678 - Roseville Homes Find My Roseville CA Home Value and Search Roseville CA Homes for Sale 273 Waterfield Dr in roseville sold for $442,000. A beautiful 3 bedroom home in Highland Reserve West. To find out more about what Roseville CA has to offer or...
By Larry Story, Total Care Realty, LLC, Greensboro, NC Real Estate
(Total Care Realty)
Does Your Realtor Understand Your Home? When you own an older home, you understand the problems and the pleasures of owning such a home. So don’t you want a listing Realtor® that not only understands how much work you have gone through to make your house a home, but that can explain an...
By Brigita McKelvie, Rural & Horse Properties & Farms in Eastern PA
(Cindy Stys Equestrian and Country Properties, Ltd.)
8 Acre Horse Farm For Sale in Saylorsburg, PA This secluded 8 acre horse farm has a 3 bedroom, 3 bath farmhouse with a front porch and attached 2 car garage, a 52'x32' 6 stall barn with wash stall, feed room, tack room, hot & cold water and a loft to store hay. This level property ...
By Lanre Folayan, I don't make promises. But I do deliver results.
(Keller Williams Capital Properties-Buy a home in Washington DC)
ANACOSTIA DC/HILLCREST HEIGHTS REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT-November 2013 Average median home of a Anacostia DC House for sale was $230,000. That is up a whooping 37.31% from last year when the average home sold in Anacostia/ Hillcrest Heights DC was $167,500. 17 Anacostia/Hillcrest Height...
By Kristen Ueckert, Real Estate Pro in Keller, Texas
(Ueckert Realty LLC)
What is fair market value of a property, anyway? Consumers are likely to look at tax value from public records, Zillow, Trulia or they take their appraisal from their loan or refi X years ago. These are all... wrong. Those "market values" are good for the purpose intended: (a) estimates (b) at...
By Suzanne Otto, Your Montgomery County PA home stager
(Six Twenty Designs)
Can You Decorate Your Home for the Holidays While it's on the Market?The holidays are in full swing. People started decorating for Christmas and Hanukkah around Thanksgiving time. It really is a magical time of year with all the lights and decorations. I know I look forward to decorating for the...
Newly listed home in Chartwell Subdivision 3705 Chartwell Drive Suwanee, GA 30024 $319,800 Beautiful Brick Home with 5 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths and a fully finished basement. Located on .74 acre lot with private back yard. Home has a screen porch, large deck and patio. AWARD WINNING SCHOOL...
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270)
Billy Buyer is serious about buying a new home. After years of saving, he has the money he needs, he’s received his mortgage approval, he’s decided what kind of home he wants and where he wants it, and he’s ready to go. Billy is currently renting a home. His lease expires in three months an...
By Kelly Barbus, Keller Williams Buffalo Northtowns
(Keller Williams Buffalo Northtowns)
New Listing! Charming home for sale in North Tonawanda MLS # B443238 Relocating owners hate to leave this charming North Tonawanda home for sale located across from Payne Park. Loaded with updates, this 3 bedroom 2-story home features spacious eat-in kitchen (fully applianced), formal dining ...
The Grogan Group has another crazy Arlington open house video! Watch the video and then come visit us from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday right before the Cowboys game! Watch the video here: http://youtu.be/tMqsoearDZc Full details on the listing here: http://bit.ly/JbpJ49 Arlington Open House
By Donald Horne, Associate Broker, Oxford / Lapeer Homes
(Coldwell Banker-Shooltz Realty)
Selling Real Estate in Today's Market Using Video. What's in it for the seller? 1) properly marketed and managed homes sell for the highest available value. 2) professionally photographed, we can insert stills in the video to prolong the scene we are capturing, view the example below... 3) aeria...
Cascades Home for Sale Cascades is located in World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida. Cascades is a community for active 55+ adults. The community has many amenities for all walks of life. First and foremost, there is a Lifestyle Activities Director to manage the social life of the...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
You never want to hear that an Agent KILLED a sale because of bad advice but it does happen. Looking at a Manchester NH area Home in which the Lender required some minor repairs BEFORE Closing. The Seller had no money and no ability to make the repairs which the buyer understood. The buyer made...
By Donald Horne, Associate Broker, Oxford / Lapeer Homes
(Coldwell Banker-Shooltz Realty)
How we can sell your Oxford Michigan home fast. If you recently attempted to sell your home, yet for whatever reason it failed to sell as expected, I wish to take a moment to supply you with information regarding our services. With our marketing, our clients receive the highest level of professio...
By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan, NYC
(The Corcoran Group)
In Contract Accepted Offer 45 Central Park North Apt 5E Classic Five on Central Park North OverviewMapsPhotosDescription Price: $449,500 Maint: $840 Main Features 2 Bedrooms1 Bathroom48 UnitsInterior: 1,000 sqft Location 45 Central Park North5ENew York, NY 10026USA Mitchell J Hall The Corcora...
Ever since we saw the bubble burst in the Tallahassee real estate market, we have closely monitored the success rate for home sellers. You see, most people think their home is “sold” the day they hire a real estate agent, but the sad reality is that a large percentage of the homes for sale i...