Home Selling

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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 Large pool home in great corner lot in Sunrise Florida features:  4 bedrooms and 2 baths updated kitchen with granite tops family, living and dining rooms wood and tile flooring awesome backyard with refreshing pool and screened in patio circular driveway and 2 car garage  Located at 12040 N...

By Alan Kirkpatrick, Alan in Austin
(Austin Texas Homes)
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This is what you have been waiting for in Stone Oak. a lovely 4 bedroom 2.5 bath. Open floor plan, plenty of storage, high ceilings, master bath and shower, walk in kitchen pantry, large game/movie room with 2 large dormer closets.Wood flooring/Ceramic in traffic flow areas. Wood Stair case. Cul ...

By Cathy Starkweather
(La Rosa Realty, LLC. )
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Do you need to sell your home in Orlando before you can buy? If so, you naturally need to know what a new home will cost and whether you'll qualify for the payments. You don't want to let go of your present home only find that you can't purchase a new one! That said, you should do a little lookin...

By Wayne Johnson, San Antonio REALTOR, San Antonio Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker D'Ann Harper REALTORS®)
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15722 Lomita Springs Dr For Sale in Longs Creek-San Antonio15722 Lomita Springs Dr is for sale in Longs Creek. This is in northeast San Antonio and the very sizzling real estate market in zip code 78247.Longs CreekHomes in Longs Creek were built by KB Home beginning in the early 1990s. Longs Cree...

By Shanna Day 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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Looking For AZ Horse Properties And/Or Lots w/ Horse Privileges?Click on an image or address caption to open the blog post for that home on another window Love raising horses and other animals? Or do you simply need all the space you can get? Why not take a look at some Arizona horse properties f...

By John Van Hogen
(Keller Williams Realty Professionals)
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  Is it time for you to trade up to a larger home?   Was your current home perfect when you moved in? But maybe you've outgrown it with kids, a spouse, pets, or a recent promotion. Now you're thinking about a bigger place...maybe a different neighborhood, or a different school district. Could you...

By Johnny Davis, Where SOLD Happens!
(NorthStar Realty Services)
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Crescent Lake Club is a community of 145 homesites located off of Lakeshore Drive in Clermont Florida. Crescent Lake Club is located close to HWY 27, which gives residents easy access to restaurants, shopping and the movie theater. The first homes built in Crescent Lake Club were built in 1997. T...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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 IRS Closes Loophole- Second and Vacation Homes Always seek professional advice when doing your tax planning. Mountain Homes and Land Legacies Real Estate Journal Series - Dateline Asheville, NC FYI ~Second Vacation Home 1031 Investors- IRS Closes Loophole- Second and Vacation Homes Over morning ...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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Motivated Sellers Bring All Offers! We Are Running Out of Time and Desperate!I am working with an investor buyer who is looking for a home in a specific Clermont FL subdivision. There’s only one listing and it’s grossly overpriced. Last week, I posted in several local Facebook groups asking if an...

By THE REFERRAL NETWORK Asheville NC Properties, Let Us Know What's Most Important to YOU
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Talk with an old hand in Asheville area real estateAT THE “KITCHEN TABLE”  What makes clients (and I) enjoy “sitting down at the kitchen table” in a relaxed atmosphere to talk about what is important to them?  Our mutual objective is to refine and define their network of referrals. It’s all about...

By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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Homes for Sale Metairie, La Green Acres | Pontchartrain Gardens Great Louisiana HomesGreater New Orleans | Northshore | Baton Rouge Green Acres and Pontchartrain Gardens Homes for Sale Green Acres and Pontchartrain Gardens located between Academy - W Esplanade Ave-Transcontinental Dr - Veterans B...

By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The more affluent, the smaller the house they are looking for? 

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Wethersfield Subdivision Home Sales Market Report 2/1/17- 4/23/17My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for Homes in Wethersfield Subdivision in Pewaukee, WI. Are you looking to buy a home in Wethersfield Subdivision in Pewaukee...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Sorry, Too Late!  684 Waterford Glen Way Is Under Contract in LESS THAN 24 HOURS!! Sorry you missed this stunning home in Waterford Glen...  This FULL-BRICK, showcase home on gorgeous lot with tranquil backyard, enveloped in a canopy of trees with mature, professional landscape surrounding screen...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
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3 Charts That Shout, ‘List Your Home Today!’ In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will surely rise. SUPPLY The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently reported that the inventory of homes ...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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Sold Another Morrell Park Townhouse/Row Philadelphia Pa 19114Today was the settlement for my listing at 3637 Sussex Lane . This property was an end townhouse with a remodeled kitchen , walkout basement , deck  ,  large fenced yard  and so much more .  It was listed and settled in thirty two days ...

By Barbara Martino-Sliva, Top Producer, Vero Beach Real Estate Vero Beach Homes for Sale
(Dale Sorensen Real Estate Inc.)
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 SOLD!  Stoney Brook Farm Home Vero Beach Florida    SOLD!   STONEY BROOK FARM VERO BEACH FLORIDA We just closed on this spectacular home in the beautiful gated mainland community of STONEY BROOK FARM!SOLD!  LAKEFRONT HOME STONEY BROOK FARM IN                      VERO BEACH FLORIDAWe have a very...

By Christine Pappas - REALTOR®, Northeast Ohio Homes - Ohio RE/MAX REALTOR
(RE/MAX Results)
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Whether you are a first time house buyer or looking for your next vacation home, you can't go wrong with the homes for sale in Kirtland.  What you can get The homes for sale in Kirtland start around $179,000. This will get you a cozy 4-bedroom farmhouse with a huge lot.    As you expand your pric...

By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
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I buy houses Paisley Florida   407-739-5773    www.WeBuyHousesFlorida.com ® .  Creative problem solving to deal with your unique situation. Cash offer with minimal contigencies. Close on the date of your choice - as quickly as 2 weeks. Any condition - from ugly to beautiful. Fire, sinkhole, and s...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
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  When inventory is low it's definitely a Seller's Market! Call me! Don HessKW EliteKeller Williams Realty1280 Plaza Blvd.Lancaster, PA 17601717-553-2500 Office717-715-6288 Mobile717-786-7967 Directdonhess39@gmail.com  activerain.com/dfh 3 Charts That Shout, ‘List Your Home Today!’ In school, we ...