Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

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 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 2
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 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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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 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 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 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 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 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...
By Nathan Tutas, Your Central Florida Real Estate Expert
(Tutas Towne Realty, Inc.)
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Bella Piazza Davenport Market UpdateBella Piazza is a small but elegant community consisting of condominiums. It is not gated, but there is security present. The community is neat and well manicured, plus its location is fairly convenient, with Disney being 15 minutes away and many other major at...
By Michael Brown
(Keller Williams Ballantyne)
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Are you looking to sell your home in the Hunter Oaks Subdivision? - Waxhaw, NC 28173 Click here to request the value of your home We can help by providing a free comparable market analysis of your home. Our experienced team members will evaluate your houses features, and compare them with recent ...
By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 www.SpaceCoastHomesNow.com, Your Space Coast Real Estate Expert!
(Fontaine Property Group)
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Be prepared to be blown away by this amazing New Construction French Country Estate located in the Gated Community of Hidden Oaks!4/5 Bedrooms, Gourmet Kitchen, Master Suite with stunning Master Bath, 4 car garage (2 attached, 2 detached) all on an almost 3/4 of an acre cul-de-sac lot!The yard is...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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For the last few business days I've been working very hard to help a seller get a bonded title. We have a contract on their home, but in order for the purchasers to get a loan we must a certificate of permanent location and the titles must be retired. This owner has owned their home for nearly tw...
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 Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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  315 E Lincoln Ave, Columbus OH 43214 PROPERTY DETAILS $130,000 LISTING INFORMATION Bedrooms: 2Full Baths: 1Sq ft: 648Garage: 2.5 CarTaxes: $2456.00 PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Very charming and well maintained Clintonville home! You'll enjoy the newly updated front porch, updated bathroom, newer 2.5 ...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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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...