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By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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Congratulations to our Happy East Coast Buyers, Pending in Tumwater!For our Buyers & Sellers in the 98512 Market, a Few Resources for You:Market Trends: http://www.quallsrealestate.com/mimarket/zip/98512/Homes For Sale: http://www.quallsrealestate.com/listings/areas/29260/propertytype/SINGLE,COND...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Creekstone Home Values  will change every time a home sells, that is comparable to yours.  Here are the most recent homes sales that will affect Creekstone Home Values.Creekstone Subdivision is located on CR 126 between CR 11 and CR 13 in Elkhart, Indiana.  Creekstone Subdivision is located on th...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Concord Homestead Home Values change every time a home, like yours, sells.  Here are the most recent sales that will affect Concord Homestead Home Values.Concord Homestead Home Values are below and the Subdivision is located on CR 26 east of CR 13 and west of CR 15 in Concord Township, Elkhart In...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Auburn Estates Home Values will change every time a home like yours sells.  Here are recent sales that will affect Auburn Estates Home Values. Auburn Estates Subdivision is located on CR 18 east of US 33, before CR 13.  Auburn Estates Subdivision  is located on the north side of the road. Concord...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Coppergate Home Values change every time a home sells that is comparable to yours.  Here are the most up to date sales that affect Coppergate Home Values.Coppergate Subdivision is located one half mile south of US 20 on CR 16 (Goshen Avenue).  Coppergate Subdivision  is located on the west side o...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Copper Ridge Estates Home Values will change every time a home like yours sells.  Here are recent sales that will affect Copper Ridge Estates Home Values.   Copper Ridge Subdivision is located on CR 126 between CR 13 and CR 11 in Goshen, Indiana.  Copper Ridge Subdivision is located on the west s...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Bent Oak Home Values change every time a home sells that is comparable to your home. Here are the most recent sales that affect Bent Oak Home Values.Bent Oak Subdivision is located on CR 7, south of CR 20 in Concord Township, Elkhart Indiana.    Children who live in Bent Oak Subdivision who atten...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Green Valley Estates Home Values change every times a home, similar to yours, sells. Here are the most recent sales that will affect Green Valley Estates Home Values.Green Valley Estates Subdivision is located on CR 20 south of Concord Mall, west of US 33.  Green Valley Estates Subdivision  is lo...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale at the Courtyard in Austin, TX 5729 N Scout Island Cir Austin, TX 78731 is offered at $399,900!!!  Contemporary style Austin condo! Two master bedrooms with a vaulted ceiling and french doors opening to the patio or make one a game-room or mother-in-law suite with the flat screen o...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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  Sold Flatbush 3 Bedroom one Family Home Listed & Sold by Fillmore Real Estate Ave J office $425k  East 30's & Ave H Flatbush One Family Home  Fillmore Real Estate Avenue J office just sold and closed on this quaint semi-detached 3 bedroom one family Flatbush home for sale- featuring, front encl...

By Joe Kendall, "Broker Joe" Waterfront Expert in Cape Coral FLA.
(Shore Line Realty 239-560-0726 )
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Joe Kendall Broker Associate with Shore Line Realty with over 17 years of experience of Listing and Selling real estate. Joe Kendall is a Marketing, Negotiating Specialist and an Expert in Real Estate Valuation.  This means that Joe Kendall has the acquired the skills, experience and have the vis...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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One of the many benefits of owning your own home in CT is the freedom to find your ‘furever’ friend. By pointing out the aspects of your home that make it ‘pet-friendly’ in your listing, you’ll attract these buyers rather than alienate the majority of Connecticut households that have a pet! If y...

By Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager
(American West Realty & Management)
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How much would you pay for this? This home in Oakland, California is a one bed, two bath bungalow built in 1905. It went on the market in March and was listed for $495,000. It hasn't been lived in for decades. It has no kitchen. In other words, it's basically sold as a tear-down.  The first open ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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If you are planning on listing your house for sale in the near future, I would like to once again stress the importance of protecting your family's privacy. If you are planning on listing your house for sale in the near future, I would like to once again stress the importance of protecting your f...

By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate)
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Far Mill River Condos in Stratford CT Far Mill River Condominiums are located in the northernmost section of Stratford CT referred to as "Oronoque" and just up Warner Hill near Sikorsky Aircraft.  There are 318 mostly townhouse units that wind through the tree lined streets with a few ranch style...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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Should You List Your Neighbor's Home? I live in a subdivision that has a very active real estate market, Meadows of Hearthstone. I even helped with the development and building of the homes. Many of the homeowners are acquaintances and call me for information about the neighborhood. I have listed...

By Joyce Marsh, Broker Associate, Premier Sotheby's International Realty
(Premier Sotheby's International Realty)
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MODERN LUXURYNEW PRICE: $1,650,000INCREDIBLE PROPERTY FOR THE MOST DISCERNING BUYER  ONE OF A KIND PROPERTY, LOCATION, AND RESIDENCE. ARTIST. ENTERTAINER. DARING.PROPERTY DIMENSIONS: 100 X 1128     4745 SF LIVING | 7062 SF TOTALLISTING AGENT: JOYCE MARSH FOR PRIVATE VIEWINGS  Tour 4542 S Peninsul...

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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5 Reasons Your Neighbor's House is Worth More Than Yours  It's time to list your home and you've been seeing the sales prices of the homes around you and you're overly excited that your home is going to sell for SO much more than you ever thought it would! Your neighbor's home did...so yours is b...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Kathy Streib "A house that appears to be in need of repairs, updating and basic TLC will be weighed against one that appears to be move-in ready and in good condition."Right on target - and - re-blog! What Do You Think? Is Staging Stupid? The other day I read a post entitled Stupid Staging.  From...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Owning your own Henry County home is, for most of us, a goal that’s been with us so long we don’t even question it. In addition to the economic advantages that come with Henry County real estate ownership, there are, for most, a host of corresponding emotional benefits—the sense of security and “...