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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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  Address: N19W26734 Milkweed Ln A Pewaukee, Wisconsin 53072-5658 Taxed by: Pewaukee MLS #: 1451596           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/...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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    Waukesha County Real Estate, Homes Under $200K, Kristin Johnston, RE/MAX    Waukesha Home Sales Under $200,000 From 10/26/15-11/26/15                         The Real Estate Activity For Waukesha County,WI For the Last 30 Days By Kristin Johnston, Remax Realtor, Real Estate In Waukesha County...
By Diane M. Phillips Realtor 443-286-4365, Specializing in Carroll Co., MD
(Frankly Real Estate Inc.)
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Open House Community Event! Open House Community Event! Creating an event that people, buyers, want to attend. My goal is for visitors to take a little more time than the average drive through restaurant. My job is to get folks to pause and take in what the house has to offer. The Open House has ...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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How do you know if  Home Buyer can get a mortgage or not? Why are Buyers given a pre-approval if they were not actually approved for a loan? The CONFUSION starts that they actually got a "PRE-QUALIFICATION" Letter and not a pre-approval. Many buyers and sellers are confused by the two terms. This...
By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Real Estate Agent with Dana Properties
(Dana Properties, LLC.)
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►►SELL NOW!! Mobile Homes.We Buy Charleston Area Mobile Homes FastDo you have a Mobile Home to SELL to us? We Pay up to $7,550.00 (Summerville)We Buy Mobile Homes!End The Search and Start the Process Today.We Buy MOBILE HOMES In CharlestonAny Price Range Or Location in Charleston County South Car...
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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FlipBook: 4 Bed 3.5 Ba Tuscan-Style Estate w/ Resort-Style Yard & Pool 8230 E KAEL ST Mesa, AZ 85207Just how move-in ready is this inspiring home with mountain views and oversized lot in the Savona subdivision of Mesa, AZ? Well why not take a look for yourself in its new FlipBook! Go ahead and fl...
By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale in Whispering Hollow Buda, TX 210 Mystic Shadow Ln Buda, TX 78610 offered at $249,900 Beautiful 3 bed 2 bath home in Buda! Home features an amazing floor plan with bonus room upstairs, huge living space with plenty of natural lighting, and wired for surround sound great for enterta...
By Wandanna Melliphant, " Wandanna Sells Pickering, Ontario Homes!"
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1890 Valley Farm Road, Unit # 1216, Pickering,ON ~Prestigious and Highly Sought After Tridel Discover Place~ Gorgeously Renovated 2 Bed + Den, 2 Full Bath Condo With Lovely Split Bedroom Floor Plan. This Unit Is Sunfilled, Bright & Boasts A Lovely View!! Not To Miss Is This Modern Open Concept Ea...
By Corey Dwan, Crested Butte Real Estate Expert
(Benson Sotheby's International Realty)
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11 Hunter Hill Road, Unit 303, Mt. Crested Butte is now available. Located in the Mountain Edge Condos, this two bedroom, two bath condo is charming and affordable and offered for $225,000. This corner unit with spectacular views of Mount Crested Butte is offered fully furnished for your conveni...
By Carey Frankel, Carey Frankel, ABR, SFR, CDPE, GRI
(Phyllis Frankel Realty Group | Ponte Vedra Real Estate)
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In today's day and age you need to put your best foot forward when selling your home. Here are 5 cheap home improvements which will help you sell your home for more:1. Clean/Declutter2. Let there be LIght3. Stage Your Home4. Fix Up Your Curb Appeal5. Do Minor Fix UpStart with cleaning and declutt...
By Will Hamm
(Hamm Homes)
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5735 W. Asbury Place in Lakewood, Co. is now under contract.  All it took was a fresh coat of paint and new carpet by Carpet-Connection and it was under contract in one day.  I suggested this to the own before we put it on the market but he wanted to see if we could sell it without doing painting...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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A well staged front entry in a home can set the stage for the whole house. Here are some tips to create a good first inside impression and lead the way to a home sale. It is vital that this area of the house allow for a memorable impression; it could make or break your potential buyer’s decision....
By Patty Da Silva, Davie, Southwest Ranches Cooper City, Plantation, Weston, REALTOR, Top Listing Broker
(BROKER of Green Realty Properties® - 954-667-7253)
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For Sale ~ Embassy Lakes Pool Home in Cooper City Florida3007 Bogota Ave, Cooper City, FL 330263 beds 3 baths 2,450 sqftOffered for $384,500by Broker Patty Da Silva of Green Realty Properties  Fantastic home in the amazing community of Embassy Lakes in Cooper City! Awesome home has it all & sits ...
By Stephanie Arnett, SRS, IMSD, Broker Associate, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Partners~ Starkville, MS)
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176 LAKESHORE DR, Starkville, MS 39759 176 LAKESHORE DR, Starkville, MS 39759 Address:176 LAKESHORE DR, Starkville, MS 39759 Price: 291,375 Property Type: ResidentialArea: 24 - Starkville NE County (Alexander School Dist.)Total Bedrooms: 4Total Bathrooms: 2.50Total SqFt.: 2542Garage Stall: 2Garag...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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 There are many generalizations that can be truly instructive for homeowners with Olympia homes for sale. The undeniable importance of “location, location, location!” is a good one; de-clutter! as a main order of business is another…as is the wisdom of researching neighborhood comparables.Anybody...
By Yuqing PanRusanovska/iStock; prosado/iStockThanksgiving evokes certain unshakable images: Long tables crammed with too much food. Beloved and bickering family members consuming way too much of that food. Overstuffed family members staggering away from the table to watch football. And once the ...
By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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By Nestor & Katerina Gasset, Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
(International Properties and Investments LLC)
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Imagination Farms in Davie FL | Homes For Sale | Market Report August 2015  Homes for sale in Imagination Farms in Davie Fl are among the best ones in Davie you will ever see. Imagination Farms was of one of the leading communities constructed in Davie back in 1998 in South Florida. The grand wat...
By Stephanie Arnett, SRS, IMSD, Broker Associate, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Partners~ Starkville, MS)
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Maben Bell Schoolhouse Rd, Starkville, MS 39759Maben Bell Schoolhouse Rd, Starkville, MS 39759 Address:Maben Bell Schoolhouse Rd, Starkville, MS 39759 Price: 32,500 Property Type: Lots & AcreageArea: 23 - Starkville NW County (Old Maben School Dist.) MLS #15-2360 Five Acre Lot ~ 10 Miles North of...
By Patty Da Silva, Davie, Southwest Ranches Cooper City, Plantation, Weston, REALTOR, Top Listing Broker
(BROKER of Green Realty Properties® - 954-667-7253)
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 SOLD For Sale ~ Lakefront Home in Stirling Palm Estates Cooper City Florida5875 SW 102nd Ave Cooper City FL 33328-6532by Patty Da Silva of Green Realty Properties Amazing 3bed 2 bath lakefront home in the heart of Cooper City nestled in the Stirling Palm Estates community. Stirling Palm Estates ...