Home Selling

It's been said that the only thing in real estate that is more confusing than purchasing a home is selling one – especially if you've never done it before. Where to start? Who to turn to?


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By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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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 Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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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 Vladimir Gefter, Real Estate Broker serving home buyers and sellers
(Real Estate eBroker)
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Wondering why your home didn't sell?Still looking for the right agent to sell your home? To sell your home you need to reach as many potential out of area as well as local buyers as possible along with a proven marketing plan backed by the experience of our seasoned International real estate team...
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)
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118 SW Peacock Blvd Unit 10-207, St Lucie West, FL 34986 Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price2 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1590 SQUARE FEET Just Sold! Get the Info! What is Your Home Worth? Homes Close to Where You Work Vera...
By Jonathan Crompton
(Keller Williams Realty)
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2124 Summerwood, Mount Pleasant, SC Just Listed Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure $ Click for current price5 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2615 SQUARE FEET Follow This Home! Mount pleasant Homes For Sale Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Av...
By Jonathan Crompton
(Keller Williams Realty)
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471 Sanders Farm, Charleston, SC Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2354 SQUARE FEET Raised Home within Daniel Island School District! Upon entering the home you are greeted with ...
By Nathan Tutas, Your Central Florida Real Estate Expert
(Tutas Towne Realty, Inc.)
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Providence Davenport Market UpdateProvidence is a very large premier golf community in Davenport, FL. It is a gated community and sports many of the amenities you've come to expect from your Florida vacation, including two community pools, tennis and fitness courts, a playground, and an 18-hole g...
By Tina Hecht, Your Smart Solution
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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How Do Lenders Evaluate Home Values? Get a Professional Valuation For your Mortgage here. Your Mortgage Value Online For Free Your Professional Evaluation Will Include... Prices and Details of Properties that appraisers, lenders and banks use in their valuations... A Professional Estimate of your...
By Anna Banana Kruchten, Arizona's Top Banana of Real Estate!
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
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Moon Valley Canyon Estates SOLD 1312 E Marconi Phoenix AZ 85022  Location! Location! Location!  Moon Valley Canyon is a sought after area that is nestled beneath Lookout Mountain. The area offers spectacular mountain views as well as quick access to hiking and biking, shopping, restaurants, schoo...
By Laura Sellers, www.Auburn-Realtor.com; Auburn, AL Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.Auburn-Realtor.com, EXPERT IN AUBURN REAL ESTATE SERVICES)
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7 Reasons Why You Should Use a REALTOR® to Sell Your Home     RISMEDIA, Friday, August 28, 2015— Selling your home can seem a daunting task. When you close that deal, you want to make sure that your home goes to the best buyer for the best price. It may seem cheaper to sell your home yourself, a...
By Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
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Perfect for First-Time Home Buyers This Home Boasts Natural Streaming Light from Front Picture Windows, Newly Installed Skylights, Remodeled Kitchen with Granite Counter Tops and New Cabinetry, Dark-Textured Hardwood Floors for Contrast, Remodeled Full Bathrooms in First and Second Floors, Built...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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     KRISTIN JOHNSTON FOUND THE BUYERS!   Address: 9715 W Meadow Park Dr Hales Corners, Wisconsin 53130-2258 Taxed by: Hales Corners MLS #: 1420977           357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com  http://www.kristinjohnston.com      Pr...
By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate®
(HI Pro Realty LLC)
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 This Heirloom Hibiscus is found at the Queen Kapiolani Botanical Garden in Honolulu. It is a remarkable blossom in both its dinner plate size and beautiful variegated pink color. However, I would never pick a blossom like this to place on my dinner table because of it's scale, and the color woul...
By Debra Albert - Team Albert, Make The Most of Your Move with Ron and Debbie
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Now THAT is Attitude for ya!          Congratulations to our buyers the Hoffman's who will be building a home n the Oak Hammock area of Port St Lucie, FL 34953.  Location - Location!  EZ access to I-95, Crosstown Parkway, St Lucie West and Traditon.  Oak Hammock Park is a few moments away and off...
By William Bodouva, Jr, 2014 TOP PRODUCER ABR CIPS SRES E-PRO BPOR SFR LRS
(Laffey Fine Homes, Leading Real Estate Companies of The World & Luxury Portfolio International)
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NEW LISTING! Open House Sunday, 8/30/2015, 1-3pm at 4 Schooner Lane, Port Washington, NY 11050.  The Most Desirable Model in the Soundview section of Port Washington, NY. This 4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Colonial Style Home is in Excellent Move In Condition with 100 feet of Street Frontage, Creating Extr...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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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...
By Karen Johnson, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Weichert, Realtors)
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 248 Sentinel Avenue, Newtown, PA 18940 Sold by Karen Johnson @Weichert 248 Sentinel AvenueThe Devonshire SectionNewtown, PA 18940$565,900  All Photos and Virtual Tour Welcome to this stunning, classic Newtown colonial in Devonshire, nested in a wonderful country setting. Brazilian Cherry Hardwoo...
By Nathan Tutas, Your Central Florida Real Estate Expert
(Tutas Towne Realty, Inc.)
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Bahama Bay Davenport Market Update Bahama Bay Resort is a premier vacation community in Davenport, FL. The community is gated and is beautifully maintained. It's a large, extensive community, boasting a number of amenities and conveniences such as a water park, restaurant, bar, and lake access. B...
By Wandanna Melliphant, " Wandanna Sells Pickering, Ontario Homes!"
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What Not To Renovate Before Selling Your Home!!Renovating and updating ones home is a task that most homeowners either avoid like the plague or unfortunately become renovating or updating happy and overdo!! What does renovating or updating overdo really mean?This typically means renovating or upd...
By Shanna Day Mega Team Leader (AZ & UT), BUY or SELL Your Home FAST w/The Shanna Day Team!
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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OPEN HOUSE: 4 Bed 2.5 Bath Power Ranch Home w/ Den, Loft, 3-Car Garage & Pool!4534 E IRONHORSE RD Gilbert, AZ 85297Holding out on buying a property in hopes that that one perfect home finally makes it way to you? Well, all that patience is  about to pay off!  Your next home is here: a beautiful 4...