Home Selling

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By The Temple Team, Specializing in Charlotte/ Lake Norman Real Estate
(THE TEMPLE TEAM)
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Fall is a GREAT time to sell your home! It's a "Cozy" time of year that will make your home feel even more inviting with a few of these helpful tips.    Don't "over decorate" for the Holidays (ie: Halloween and Thanksgiving).  Instead add subtle touches of Fall.  For example, changing out flowers...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. Some Highlights: The National Association...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Address: 41 S Park St Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 53066-2746 Taxed by: Oconomowoc MLS #: 1532398  CONGRATULATIONS BRENNA AND JOSH ON THE PURCHASE OF YOUR FIRST HOME TOGETHER!  SO HAPPY FOR YOU!         357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com ...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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Beth Atalay, Broker and Owner of Cam Realty in Clermont FL offers excellent advice on what mistakes home sellers need to avoid.  3 Home Selling Mistakes to AvoidIf you are a homeowner selling your house in a seller’s market with high demand and low inventory, it’s a reason to be happy. However, e...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
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5 Reasons to Sell This Fall Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this fall makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These bu...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
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Lack of Existing Home Inventory Slows Sales Heading into Fall Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report. First-time homebuyers made up 31% of all sales in August. Homes are selling quickly with 51% of homes on the market ...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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 There is no doubt that the largest challenge in today’s housing market in Manahawkin and across most of the county is a lack of housing inventory for sale. This challenge has been defined as an “overwhelming lack of supply,” and even a “straight up inventory crisis.”First American just released ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Every once in a while you can be checking through the accumulation of notes and other odds and ends when you find something that doesn’t look familiar. Possibly it’s something someone handed to you that you didn’t have time to look at previously. It’s just there, somehow—who knows how or when it ...

By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty, Florida Space Coast Homes
(Waves Realty)
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This is such a great home in West Melbourne, FL. I was so happy to list if for my sellers and welcome the new owners.The home features:3 bedrooms2 full bathsFormal living and diningOpen kitchen to a large family room & breakfast nookMaster Suite with beautiful shower and tubLarge walk-in closetHu...

By Stieg Strand, Professional Real Estate Purveyor
(RE/MAX Results)
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Edina is a suburb of Minneapolis, Minnesota.Edina has a population of 51,350 and boasts the highest per capita family income in the area of  $114,673 as of 2007.Edina is known in the state for excellent public education, (District #273) beautiful Edina City Parks with 40 parks and 1550 acres of p...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
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Magnificent 4 Bedroom/2.5 Bath Cooper’s Grove Home SOLD in Cooper City This magnificent 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath Cooper's Grove home SOLD in Cooper City!  This home is full of the WOW factor! It is highly upgraded with a flowing floor plan and plenty of space with over $100,000 in upgrades! Impact win...

By Ann Hayden, SelectAnn.com
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Select Properties-St. Louis Missouri)
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New Price 705 N. Second, Pacific, MO     Beautiful home with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths.  Home is situated on N. Second Street.  This is the only house on this part of the street.  New price of $135,000!  What a bargain!  Open Sunday September 24, 2017 from 1 until 3 p.m.For more pictures and info:  ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha County 3 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report 8/1/17 to 9/18/17Waukesha County Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX   Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for 8/1/17-9/18/17.  Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha County Homes For Sale My name is K...

By Tony and Karen Cloninger, Cloninger Properties~The Realtor Friends Recommend
(Keller Williams Realty~Cloninger Properties)
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Looking for some quick and easy ways to get your home ready to sell? We’ve put together our top five ways to get your home “show and sell” ready, ideas that won’t break the bank! Pressure wash exterior and the driveway. First impressions make a HUGE impact. Have the driveway and the house pressu...

By Denise Samouilidis, Jupiter Abacoa Sales & Beach Front Luxury Homes
(Mirsky Realty Group)
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We've all been there. On the fence of trying to buy the story of a non paying tenant. So here I am again with 2 tenant occupied listings and I'm told one tenant has stopped paying, but wants to purchase his unit. I called and had a nice conversation with him. He seemed sincere and motivated to mo...

By The Ryan-Whyte Real Estate Team at RE/MAX Infinity, Bringing Valley Families Home
(RE/MAX Infinity)
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One of the most sought out neighborhoods in North Gilbert! Popular expanded Monterey floor plan with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, 3 car garage on a single level. Light and open with a gorgeous, neutral tile throughout the living areas and wood laminate in the bedrooms. Updated kitchen with natural...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
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2/1 Single Family Home Loaded With Upgrades & Updates SOLD in Miramar!A 2/1 single family home loaded with upgrades and updates sold in Miramar! This clean and move-in ready property features a new roof over the garage, an indoor laundry room, custom real wood kitchen cabinets, completely updated...

By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR® Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company, REALTORS®)
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HAPPY CLOSING DAY to the sellers and buyers of 16809 Oak Hill Rd in Silver Spring, MD!If you have been following my blog somewhat, you know that I am a firm believer in there's a right house for every buyer and the right buyer for every house! It's true. When I assist buyers with finding their ne...

By Michael Peron, Michael Peron, Dave Florida Real Estate
(South Florida Home Solutions)
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Preparing to sell your Davie home? Neutralize You’ve heard it many times – before you put your Davie house on the market, de-personalize and neutralize.  Why? So buyers touring your home will see the room sizes, feel the flow, notice the special features and benefits, and most importantly – see t...

By Doug Rogers, Your Alexandria Louisiana Agent
(Bayou Properties)
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Another Pineville La Home SOLD--1016 Jad RoadRealty Executives Bayou Properties closed on another Pineville La new construction home today. Like the other homes in the development, 1016 Jad Road found a buyer prior to completion. A quick look at the virtual tour will demonstrate why this builder'...