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 Chris Harrison, Broker/Owner CRS, GRI, ABR, SFR, SRES, RCC, CRB
(Exit Realty Horizons)
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Beautiful three bedroom, two bath home with split bedroom plan.All three bedrooms are seperated.Gorgeous kitchen with granite countertops, breakfast bar, pantry; lots of cabinet and counter space.All appliances are staying with the house including the washer and dryer!!Living room with tile floor...

By Barb Goerss, Helping You With All 14 Moves You'll Make
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Meticulously cared for custom built rambler on a quiet dead end road. Open floor plan w/fresh paint. Large kitchen w/tons of storage & counter space, pull out drawers, center island w/breakfast bar, built in buffet perfect for a coffee bar. Main level master w/full private bath and huge 9x5 WIC. ...

By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 airRErealty.com, Florida Space Coast Homes
(airRErealty)
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I listed and sold this beautiful 3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage home in the Heritage Isle 55+ gated neighborhood. It is located in the master planned community of Viera, FL.The community is gated with tons of amenities like pool, clubhouse, hot tub, shuffle board, tennis, pool table room, fitness ...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Wright's Shores 2016          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     10     $2,296,600     $229,660     $215,000     103                   FHA     2     $365,000     $182,500     $1...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Victoria Place Condos 2016          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     2     $566,000     $283,000     $283,000     166                   Cash     1     $265,000     $265,000   ...

By Ingrid Pierson, DRE 00560598 - 800-530-9421
(Pierson Real Estate and Investments)
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What a wonderful reminder of what winter days yield and the positie steps for successful winter sales.  It could well read Selling a California Foothills Home in Winter...     Some folks live for our local winters. For them, the brisk air is a tonic; longer night times are invitations to enjoy th...

By Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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PHOENIX REAL ESTATE MARKET 2017 PREDICTIONS AND BEYOND  The Phoenix real estate market continues to experience low inventories which results in home prices continue to increase. The chart above shows a natural path for 2016. The mortgage rates continue to say relatively low to keep people buying ...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
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  Sellers need to read this article. More often than not this is the reason a home stays on the market!I can do a market analysis for you to determine the correct price. Don HessKW EliteKeller Williams Realty1280 Plaza Blvd.Lancaster, PA 17601717-553-2500 Office717-715-6288 Mobile717-786-7967 Dir...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Whispering Pines 2016          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     2     $504,000     $252,000     $252,000     119                   Cash     1     $215,000     $215,000     $21...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market The Landing 2016          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     2     $422,500     $211,250     $211,250     164          Analysis By Area                   Kill Devil Hills b/w Hw...

By Tracey Lavoll, Lavoll Real Estate Group serving Palm Beach County
(Keller Williams of the Palm Beaches)
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660 Amador Lane #4, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 $170,000 Beautiful condo w/ granite counters, tiled flooring, volume ceilings, and one car garage.  The den is located on the first floor.  The second floor contains the kitchen, dining and living areas plus additional half bath.  The two master bedro...

By Barb Goerss, Helping You With All 14 Moves You'll Make
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1 level, maintenance free living on Forest Lake! Enjoy one of the best views of the lake from your private balcony. Take the elevator to restaurants & shopping or the beach! Custom finishes with hickory floors, 10' coved ceilings, see through fireplace, 2 jacuzzi's, granite countertops, floor to ...

By Dianna Mandzuk, Dianna Mandzuk
(RE/Max Jazz Inc., Brokerage)
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Pristine Jeffrey built brick home with man door from the garage to the rear yard in desirable "Courtice Crossing". Bright eat-in kitchen with white cabinets, breakfast bar, pantry and sliding glass door walk-out (newer door) to a huge deck (June 2016) with custom shed (2 years) and fenced yard. M...

By David Spencer, Chicago Area Commercial-Residential R.E.
(Keller Williams Team Realty)
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In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Schaumburg, IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Included in this list are many Foreclosures and Short Sales.Should you hav...

By David Spencer, Chicago Area Commercial-Residential R.E.
(Keller Williams Team Realty)
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In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Streamwood, IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Included in this list are many Foreclosures and Short Sales.Should you hav...

By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Finding a buyer for the home you’re selling can get frustrating at times. In fact, even when you’ve found a qualified buyer, the selling process might be painstakingly long. This useful information shares 7 home selling procedures that can help speed up the sale. See our recommendations here Inte...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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We SELL Homes in Pensacola Florida 32514, Home values increase  with Energy-efficient upgrades Local energy costs impact the time it takes to recoup investments; and any value increase depends on factors such as location, the specific upgrade and marketing. Read more.                             ...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Admiral's View II Condos 2016          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Conventional     3     $688,900     $229,633     $225,000     636          Analysis By Area                   Kill Devil...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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There were no units sold in the 7Cs condos in 2015 because they were being replaced after a fire. The owners took advantage of the replacement process and upgraded everything. The new build almost doubled the price of each unit. The prices jumped from the upper $200k range to upper $400k range. I...

By Greg Cremia
(Shore Realty of the Outer Banks)
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    Sold Market Kitty Hawk Shores 2016          No. of Listings     Dollar Volume     Average Price     Median Price     Average DOM       RESIDENTIAL                   Other     2     $1,970,000     $985,000     $985,000     323                   Conventional     4     $1,899,000     $474,750  ...