Home Selling

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By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Home for Sale in Macon Georgia5769 Sorrell DriveProperty and Community InformationMiddle GA buyers...your home search is over! This newly listed home for sale in Macon GA in has 1,875 heated square feet. This market is still brisk so interested buyers need to act fast if this lovely property catc...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 21
I receive calls with this question all the time! Why? I’m a listing agent and my marketing area and sphere know my listings sell. They see my listings go up and soon are under contract and sold. The Buzz is I carefully prepare my listings and price them right. My listings stand out from the compe...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 3
Oconomowoc WI Condo Sales Market Report 5/1/17 to 6/15/17Oconomowoc WI Condo Sales Market Report 5/1/17 to 6/15/17   Oconomowoc Condos For Sale, Oconomowoc Realtor Kristin Johnston RE/MAX      My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activ...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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We often discuss the difference in family wealth between homeowner households and renter households. Much of that difference is the result of the equity buildup that homeowners experience over the time that they own their home. In a report recently released by the nonpartisan Employee Benefit Re...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 5
Address: S102W36450 County Road LO Eagle, Wisconsin 53119-0161 Taxed by: Eagle MLS #: 1536296           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/MAX R...

By Nancy Robinson Ranked #111 by Real Trends/Wall Street Journal, #10 Century21 Realtor in the US, #16 in the World
(Century 21 Town and Country)
Comments 1
Sleek and sophisticated two bedroom end - unit condo situated on the second fairway in the very desirable Heathers community. High end appointments with many custom finishes abound. "Dream" kitchen with fantastic custom cabinetry and lighting, Sub Zero refrigerator, Wolf range, pantry and more! G...

By Nancy Robinson Ranked #111 by Real Trends/Wall Street Journal, #10 Century21 Realtor in the US, #16 in the World
(Century 21 Town and Country)
Comments 0
Wonderful four bedroom, 3.1 bath colonial lives large on lovely treed half-acre lot with finished walk-out. Side entry 3-car garage; mud room. Large kitchen is anchored by island / dining table; adjacent built-in side bar with beverage cooler and additional cabinetry. Great views of the expansive...

By John Van Hogen
(Keller Williams Realty Professionals)
Comments 3
 New Listing in Murrayhill - 11160 SW Chickadee Ter, Beaverton OR  New view listing in Murrayhill with remodeled kitchen featuring slab granite throughout. Open to family room with dramatic high ceiling and fireplace. Light and bright with views to the West Hills and Mt Hood. Lives like a single ...

By Melissa Jackson, REALTOR® Matching Buyers & Sellers
(United Country Real Estate FW)
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8 Tips for Selling Your Fort Worth Home This Summer If you could sell your Fort Worth home under ideal conditions this summer, your life and that of your real estate agent would be much easier. But that’s not always possible. Even though summer is traditionally a period of high sales activity in ...

By Nancy Robinson Ranked #111 by Real Trends/Wall Street Journal, #10 Century21 Realtor in the US, #16 in the World
(Century 21 Town and Country)
Comments 0
Charming all brick three bedroom bungalow situated on corner lot in wonderful Royal Oak neighborhood. Situated at the corner of Gardenia and Connecticut; just one short block from Lockwood Park. Lovely hardwood flooring in living room and entry level bedrooms. Updated bathroom. Large updated kitc...

By Abby Stiller, Real estate agent serving SWFL.
(Premier Realty Homes of SWFL)
Comments 5
FABULOUS DESIGNER GOLF FAIRWAY (11TH) HOME WITH OVER $150,000 IN BUILDER UPGRADES. THIS 4 BEDROOM, 3 BATH (2/1) 3.5 CAR GARAGE AND A SUPER GORGEOUS CUSTOM POOL/SPA ($85,000+/-COST) HOME HAS IT ALL! ENTER HOME TO 14' TRIPLE TRAY SOARING CEILINGS W/ CROWN MOLDING THROUGHOUT. CUSTOM WINDOW TREATMENT...

By Nancy Robinson Ranked #111 by Real Trends/Wall Street Journal, #10 Century21 Realtor in the US, #16 in the World
(Century 21 Town and Country)
Comments 0
Lovely three bedroom 2.1 bath newer construction has everything you want! Stunning granite kitchen with stainless appliances; walk-in pantry; is sleek and open to dining and living areas. Spacious dining area is open and bright; and sits adjacent to door wall to beautiful large paver patio. Livin...

By Michelle Finnamore, Preparing your property for sale
(Vaughan and Toronto GTA)
Comments 5
Staging in the Vaughan area we stage many homes with a balcony on the second floor looking down to the living or dining room below.There are few things to remember to allow the room to show well in listing photos and to attract your ideal buyers online to put this listing on their must see list.F...

By Shanna Day Team Leader (AZ & UT), BUY or SELL Your Home FAST w/The Shanna Day Team!
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
Comments 2
Seen The Weather Forecasts Lately? Time To Check Out Homes w/ Pools for Sale in Arizona!Click on an image to open the blog post for that home in another windowClick on an address to open the listing info for that home in another window 1090 E BAYLOR LN, Chandler, AZ 85225Subdivision: Provinces Pa...

By Cristina Salcedo, Corona, Riverside Realtor
(REMAX Champions)
Comments 2
Just Listed, 8647 Kentville St, Riverside, CA 92508.  Stunning two stories, upgraded home, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 car garage, built in 1992, 1853 Sq Ft Interior, 4792 Sq Ft Lot.More InfoEngineered hardwood floors on whole first level and stairs.  Custom solid wood banister and handrail. Upgraded ...

By Cristina Salcedo, Corona, Riverside Realtor
(REMAX Champions)
Comments 2
Just Listed, 963 Palo Cedro Dr, Corona, CA 92879.  Corner lot property located in Corona Ranch Terrace community.  3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 2 Car Attached Garage, 1286 Sq Ft Interior.  More InfoHome feature vaulted ceilings, fireplace in living room, updated kitchen with granite countertops, and wa...

By Anna Banana Kruchten, CRS, Arizona's Top Banana of Real Estate!
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
Comments 11
 Under Contract 10222 North 34th Place Phoenix AZ 85028   Remodeled 4 Bedroom Phoenix home! Quiet, upscale neighborhood, close to Paradise Valley Schools and Phoenix Mountain Preserve.  Upgrades include:  Brand New Roof May 2017. Newer Flooring, AC, Windows, Appliances, Lights, Fans, Fixtures, Bl...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 17
There are some transactions that mean more than others. It is so wonderful when you have  sellers and their agents who appreciate Veterans and Wounded Veterans who served our country and got injured in the process of protecting our freedom.Since I live and work in a high priced market virtually m...

By Nick & Trudy Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtors, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 13
Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor Nick Vandekar just received another 5 star review from a satisfied and happy client.We were contacted by this client after they had moved out of the area and had an Old Forge Crossing condo to sell having rented it for a while. Location was wonderful and working with t...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 13
Pending Sale June 2017 in Canyon Creek Subdivision NW Austin TXCongratulations to another buyer who is on their way to owning a home because they were ready to make a firm offer when their children found the right property for them! I held an open house and the daughter and husband came to check ...