Home Selling

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By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional, 931-920-6730)
Comments 58
Seller Checklist When Leaving a Vacant Unsold HouseSummer is busy when it comes to moving and many homes in Clarksville TN will not be sold when the sellers move out. This poses a concern for sellers as to what they should do if they want to continue to keep it their homes on the market for sale....
By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Frederick Griffin, Licensed Real Estate Broker)
Comments 65
     Sellers! The Home Inspector has just completed the Inspection of your house.  You and your Listing Agent are eagerly looking over the report.  WHAT?  The Inspector has written, "not tested" and "unable to access/not inspected", in several places on the report.  Oh, no!       The Buyer and th...
By GARY DIGIORGIO -Denver- Arvada -Westminster, REOptions LLC
(THE DIGIORGIO GROUP /(303) 898 - GARY (4279))
Comments 1
Super Happy we have our previous format !!!Thanks Gary DiGiorgio303 898 GARY
By Rain Silverhawk, 208-610-0011 Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate Realtor
(Keller Williams Sandpoint)
Comments 0
Congratulations BJ and Samantha on your new home in Clark Fork Idaho!  Cozy & rustic two bedroom cabin located inthe small, close-knit community of ClarkFork. This home is situated in the heart oftown with all the local conveniences just afew blocks away… parks, churches, postoffice, middle schoo...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 20
SOLD in the Houston Springs Subdivision in Perry GASOLD in Perry GAHelping sellers market their home and find the right buyer is what I love to do. Fortunately, this home in a 55+ community was exactly what the out-of-state buyer was looking for. The result is another home SOLD in the Houston Spr...
By Chris B Johnson, Realtor-Quality, Not Quantity
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Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®                         Your Moorpark Neighborhood Specialists Buying a Home This Summer                     Selling Your Home This SummerThe trail to a recovery in home sales volume is blazed by auto sales. Willingness to purchase a car is historically indicative of the...
By Victor Amadi, Greenville SC Realtor - Greenville SC Homes for S
(PRODUCER Realty, LLC)
Comments 2
14 E Birkhall Circle, Greenville, SC - This Gorgeous Home was Sold in Just 26 Days by PRODUCER Realty!! Property VIDEO Description Photos Maps & Local Schools My Reviews 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2400-2599 SQUARE FEET Beautiful Open Floor Plan Home with Lots of Natural Light! ...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 12
1503 Oak #213 Evanston IL Pending Sale Oak CourtThis property was listed by Realtor Noah Seidenberg for only 13 days and is now under contract. A nice 2 bedroom 2 bath condo in an elevator building in downtown Evanston will get a happy new owner. It had previously been on the market with a differ...
By Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert, Broker/Owner of Zion Realty ZionRealtyAZ.com
(Zion Realty)
Comments 19
DC Ranch is a highly prestigious and award winning luxury community in Scottsdale, Arizona. Silverleaf is an even more exclusive section of DC Ranch. This is where the Most Expensive Home sold in Arizona last week is located. The private entry gate and driveway are lined with beautiful desert sce...
By Rain Silverhawk, 208-610-0011 Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate Realtor
(Keller Williams Sandpoint)
Comments 1
Rain Silverhawk had 3 sales this week.Congratulations to the Currys for their new property in Sandpoint Idaho This 20 acre parcel backs up to USFS land has no near neighbors in sight, Has a 55x50 2750 sqft shop with 5 roll up doors, 4 hydraulic lifts, drilled well and installed septic. The bonus ...
By Tyrone Brown
(Better Properties Carolinas)
Comments 0
FREE ONLINE HOME VALUATION SUMTER SOUTH CAROLINA Free home valuation estimate on what your home is worth in Sumter South Carolina. View comparable real estate prices and recent property sales.Click on the picture on the website below. get the report in less then 15 Seconds. The Market of Sumter S...
By Marla Yost, The Marla Yost Team
(Marla Yost Team- Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 1
Did you know there are qualified buyers looking in the Arlington , Texas area?It`s A Great Time To Be A Seller. Now`s The Time To Sell !*Interest rates are ticking up.*Inventory of homes for sale are low.*Homes in Arlington , Texas are in high demand. Are you thinking of selling? Now is the best ...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 37
If you are preparing your home for sale, or planning to list your home for sale soon, here is a simple step you can take to make a lasting impression on potential buyers. Create a notebook that includes household documents and photos .  If you are organized and have things saved in one place, thi...
By Diana Purcell, Mesa,Queen Creek,Gilbert,San Tan Valley Realtor
(Solutions Real Estate)
Comments 0
Red Mountain Ranch is a gorgeous Mesa Golf Community, located in North Mesa. It is a great location near shopping, 25 minutes from the airport, with nearby freeway access, and state of the art hospitals not too far away. With it beautiful golf course and mountain views it is clearly a great choic...
By Heidi Herda 612-807-4858, Keller Williams Classic Realty
(Keller Williams Classic Realty)
Comments 0
Selling Your Home Soon? Get These 20 Moving Tips!Courtesy of Heidi Herda, Keller Williams Classic Realty ~ 612.807.4858If you're planning to sell your home soon, the task of moving is typically the worst part. I have put together a few moving tips to help ease the inconvenience of a move.1. The d...
By Anna Banana Kruchten - AZ Top Banana of Real Estate!, Broker/Owner
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
Comments 15
 Simple Home Showing Flexibility Tips How flexible do I need to be about showing my home on the market? Well, in a nutshell...do you want to sell your home?  If yes, then the answer is, be as flexible as humanly possible about showing times. The whole idea is to get your home shown as often as po...
By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
Comments 1
STUNNING CLASSIC DESIGN HOME ON 14.3 ACRESSTUNNING CLASSIC DESIGN HOME ON 14.3 ACRES. THERE ARE TWO HOMES ON THE PROPERTY. THE PROPERTY HAS A 3 STALL BARN THAT IS ATTACHED TO A 20X40 WORK SHOP. THE MAIN HOME WAS BUILT IN 2008 WITH EXTRAORDINARY TRIM DETAIL/WINDOW DESIGN, OFFICE ON THE MAIN LEVEL...
By Brad Thomsen, Managing Broker
(CENTURY 21 Real Estate Center)
Comments 0
 For Professional Real Estate Services in Lynnwood contact Brad Thomsen, Managing Broker at Century 21 Real Estate Center.Call, text or email for more information.    425-890-4649        brad@Century21.com CENTURY 21 Real Estate Center ~ 5 Star Rated Broker Brad ThomsenHave you ever asked yoursel...
By Jeff Dowler CRS, Carlsbad CA Homes for Sale (760) 840-1360
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 18
How to Sell a HomeVideo Tips Series for Carlsbad Home SellersBroker Open Houses Selling your Carlsbad home is complex, and it takes time, no matter how experienced you might be in selling houses. Even in our busy market where inventory is low being a seller is a challenge, and there’s lots to kno...
By Gary L. Waters, Broker Owner Waters Realty of Brevard, LLC, Small Office, Big Service
(Waters Realty of Brevard, LLC)
Comments 0
     Sellers! The Home Inspector has just completed the Inspection of your house.  You and your Listing Agent are eagerly looking over the report.  WHAT?  The Inspector has written, "not tested" and "unable to access/not inspected", in several places on the report.  Oh, no!        The Buyer and ...