Home Selling

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By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 47
How Are You Greeting Your Buyers? How often have you heard that you only get one chance to make a good first impression? Yes, it’s become a bit overused but it’s because it’s true. When you decide to sell your home, it’s important to remember that first impressions do count. The first impression ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 14
Address: 6150 N Apple Blossom Ln Glendale, Wisconsin 53217-4430 Taxed by: Glendale MLS #: 1546584           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/M...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is actually getting their homes sold. In order to accomplish all three goals, a se...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 0
  While the Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in Litchfield Park is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately ...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 0
  While the Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in Laveen is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately many home...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 0
  While the Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in New River is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately many h...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 2
  While the Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in Goodyear is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately many ho...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 0
  While the Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in Mesa is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately many homeow...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 11
Just Listed in Worthington Woods Subdivision752 Worthington CircleWorthington Woods Property and Community InformationReady to get away from it all? Come move out to the country! This custom built, all brick home on a 2.11-acre lot for sale in Fort Valley GA in Worthington Woods has 2,694 heated ...

By The Ryan-Whyte Real Estate Team at RE/MAX Infinity, Bringing Valley Families Home
(RE/MAX Infinity)
Comments 1
2803 N PENNINGTON DRIVE, CHANDLER. $259,900.Great remodeled home in excellent location. Repainted inside and out , new tile, new carpet, granite counters throughout, replaced light fixtures, new blinds, new stainless steel appliances, and much more! Located just over a mile from the 101 freeway a...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
Comments 0
Our team has been receiving several emails and calls asking about Orchard Gate Englewood Homes for sale the past month. As Buyers continue to far outpace Sellers, we are checking the inventory of Englewood Homes for sale every day, watching for properties as they are entered into the MLS. We rece...

By John Buetergerds, The Buetergerds Team
(Buetergerds Team at Keller Williams Realty Select)
Comments 2
JUST SOLD - 3867 LAKE BAYSHORE DRIVE, BRADENTON, FL Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 2 BEDROOMS | 1 (1 full ) BATHROOMS | 1040 SQUARE FEET Updated ground floor condo with lake views! Are you looking for an affo...

By Jeffrey Jones, AZ Home Seekers, azhomeseekers.com
(AZ Home Seekers)
Comments 1
AZ Home Seekers is proud to announce that we are now offering a new " Cash Offer in 24 Hours" program.  The real estate industry has seen a proliferation of " we will buy your house" advertisements. Local home owners are saturated with advertisements from companies such as Open Door, Offer Pad, ...

By John Buetergerds, The Buetergerds Team
(Buetergerds Team at Keller Williams Realty Select)
Comments 2
Just SOLD - at Full Price! 3356 Webber Street, Sarasota, FL Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews Just Sold! Get the Info! Sarasota Homes For Sale Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Free Home Values Mortgage & Refinance Free List of For...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
Comments 0
We have received several emails and calls asking about Broadway Heights Englewood Homes this week. As Buyers continue to far outpace Sellers, we are checking the inventory of Englewood Homes every day, watching for homes as they are entered into the MLS. We recently prepared this report for one o...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
Comments 4
To Stage...or Not to Stage? That Is the Question! Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Annual Profile of Home Staging. 50% of staged homes saw a 1-10% increase in dollar value offers from buyers. 77% of buyer’s agents said s...

By April Stephens, Broker/Realtor - Johnston & Wake County
(RE/MAX One Realty)
Comments 2
Home staging has grown in popularity and for good reason. Staging can be a minimal expense that can yield big results- like a faster sale and higher sale price. If you’re considering staging your home, here’s 5 secrets of staging that you should know. Staging goes beyond cleaning and clearing clu...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
Comments 0
 Home for Sale at The Spicewood Estates in Austin, TX 10804 Keystone Bnd Austin, TX 78750 is offered at $442,000!!!  Beautifully landscaped (xeriscaping) driveway leads to this recently updated all brick Spicewood home with so many upgrades! Engineered/scraped oak wood floors cover the main livin...

By Rei Mesa
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty)
Comments 0
Whether you work with a Delray Beach real estate professional or try selling your own property, there are certain tricks to the trade. For starters, go where the most prospects are for your home. I'll give you some examples, you need to go where the most and the best prospects are to buy your hom...

By Foster Smith Summerville, Summerville & Charleston Homes for Sale SC Realtor
(Carolina One Real Estate)
Comments 3
The townhomes in the Orchard section of Wescott Plantation are a wonderful place to call home and this home now belongs to one of our great clients! People love buying homes for sale in Wescott Plantation   because they are a part of the greater Wescott Plantation community with all of its ameni...