Home Selling

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By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 51
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 Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 17
Donald laughs when he hears someone say "bet you don't remember" to me.  My BFF sometimes calls me to ask me what happened with her other friends in the past. She knows she told me and that I'll remember and she can't remember. That conversations usually starts with "I hate you" (in a very loving...
By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 10
I looked up the mls for condos for sale in Warminster, Bucks county, Pa. Warminster is located in centennial School district. There are many nice condos in Warminster. There are no active listings in some of them. This is what I found in the mls this morning.There are 7 pending listings of condos...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
I have been seated at the closing table with clients who couldn't hold it together when they had to sign off on the sale of the home they had loved for so many years.    In the past few years, I have had many clients who were faced with selling the family home they grew up in. For some it was a h...
By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 2
Pine Brook Subdivision is located on CR 6 just east of CR 17. Pine Brook Subdivision  is the first road  to the south. Washington Township, Bristol, Indiana. Children who live in Pine Brook Subdivision who attend public school will be attending Elkhart Community Schools.Pine Brook CC & R2015 1st ...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 33
 Stiff competition still exists for homes on the market in Litchfield County CT. The photos I use are so important when we are selling your home, they draw potential buyers in, or send them screaming and running in the other direction. I am one that disagrees with using my phone or iPad for photo...
By Peggy James, Lake Ridge Virginia Real Estate Specialist
(EXIT Realty Associates)
Comments 3
Patty Blackwelder  my identical twin sister  went with me the other day to meet some homeowners who live in Clifton Virginia who called us about selling their five bedroom, three and a half bath home.home.  "What a pleasant surprise it was to not only see their home but to be asked to market and...
By Peggy James, Lake Ridge Virginia Real Estate Specialist
(EXIT Realty Associates)
Comments 0
85 Homes went Under Contract or SOLD in the 22192 zip code area in the past thirty days. That is People in your office or in your neighborhood may think spring is the best time to sell your home. Experience has taught me, that does not apply here in Prince William County Virginia.Just yesterday P...
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 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 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)
Comments 0
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 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...
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...