Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

 

By Michelle Musick Jones, The Michelle Musick Jones Team - Texas Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker Apex, Realtors)
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Open house this Saturday and Sunday, February 25th and 26th from 2pm-4pm both days.   Spacious and Move-In Ready Drees Home in Reid Farm Overview Maps Photos Market Stats $419,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms3 Full Bathrooms1 Half Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 3,898 sqftLot: 0.17 acre(s...

By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
Comments 3
Amazing!! 4 Bedroom/3.5 bath Colonial at 40 Granite Drive, Wilton CT just reduced to $700K!  You will be thrilled by the location and all of the space in this wonderful home!  It's in a desirable Nod Hill area neighborhood with easy access to the Metro North train station.  Many updates including...

By Deborah Spence, Awesome Realtor serving Philadelphia and suburbs!
(Weichert Realtors-Jenkintown Pa)
Comments 1
Many markets are seeing so few new listings that they may not be able to meet the strong buyer demand heading into real estate’s traditionally busiest season. Listings are down more than 7 percent compared to a year ago across the country, according to the latest data by the National Association ...

By Anna Banana Kruchten, Arizona's Top Banana!
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
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Phoenix Home Sellers. If you are thinking of selling your home at some point in the future I highly recommend you read this excellent article on preparing your home for sale.  On your mark, get set,  get READY to SELL your home! One aspect of Home Staging that many sellers don't fully understand ...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
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Stunning Snohomish Home Listed at: $529,000          Sold for: $540,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 2,281 sqftLot: 7,841 sqftYear Built: 2004MLS #: 1067572 Location 14824 80th Avenue SESnohomish, WA 98296USA Description *SOLD* Outstanding M...

By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ Subsidiary of NRT, LLC)
Comments 9
Pending Sale February 2017 in Villas at Canyon Creek Austin TX 78726Congratulations to another Austin buyer who is on their way to owning their own home because they were ready to make a firm cash offer when their Realtor found the right property for them. Buyers who act decisively have the best ...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA.
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 16
“Despite the forecast, live like it's spring.”  - Lilly Pulitzer

By Katina Hargrove 352-551-0308, Broker/Owner, GRI,SFR, Realtor
(Stake Your Land Realty, Inc.)
Comments 4
$259,900VIRTUAL TOURRanch style home on 2.23 acres zoned agriculture. The main home features 3 bedrooms 2 bath with a detached In-Law Apt or rental. With an agriculture zoning, the opportunities are endless, bring your horses and farm animals or work from home. The property has a workshop 12 X 20...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
(Powered by: eXp Realty)
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The 2017 spring housing market is officially underway and cranking with fervor. Since we work with home buyers all day, every day, we know what they’re looking for and what they want, and they’re prepared to make a strong offer for your house - if they think it’s worth it!That’s great for you as ...

By Rob Rosa, Personal Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway)
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Hartford County, Connecticut:  Selling a home can be complex, confusing, and costly for many people. In fact, deciding on the best price is only one of the factors in your home selling strategy.  To help you avoid the most common costly mistakes most homesellers make, a new report has just been r...

By Michelle Musick Jones, The Michelle Musick Jones Team - Texas Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker Apex, Realtors)
Comments 0
Spacious and Move-In Ready Drees Home in Reid Farm Open House this Saturday and Sunday, February 25th & 26th from 2-4pm   Overview Maps Photos Market Stats $419,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms3 Full Bathrooms1 Half Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 3,898 sqftLot: 0.17 acre(s)Year Built: 20...

By JIM E. CHARLTON - FURLONG, "Exceeding Expectations"
(BAILEY PROPERTIES)
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 This question could have many answers.  It really depends on what kind of price the owner expects when looking to list their property . Is the differed maintenance going to be very costly?  I always recommend that the seller gets a Home inspection and Pest inspection.  We then sit down and revie...

By Brian Dunshie, Realtor - Arizona Biltmore,Arcadia,Paradise Valley
(Russ Lyon | Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 1
Think Biltmore | Community Open House Sunday February 26, 2017 from 1 PM to 4 PM. Over 30 homes will be held open in the Biltmore during this time! We look forward to seeing you there! #ThinkBiltmoreIncluding 2532 E Marshall Ave, at a NEW PRICE in Arizona Biltmore's Taliverde neighborhood.Incredi...

By Rei Mesa
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty)
Comments 2
Staying a step ahead on the Delray Beach real estate market takes more than luck. A real estate professional in South Florida must have time and commitment to his or her work. After all, it is a competitive industry. If you do not supply to best service to go along with your products, impatient c...

By Chris Dunham, "The Real Estate Guy!"®
(Solutions Real Estate)
Comments 1
3 Bedroom Home for Sale in Phoenix - 4545 N 67th Ave Phx AZLooking for a move in Ready Home? This 3 Bedroom Home for Sale is located within a Gated Community. It features nearly 1,400 square feet. All the bedrooms in this Home for Sale in Phoenix, are large and can accommodate a full size bed. Th...

By Duane West
(3R's Construction Management LLC)
Comments 1
Enticing Curb Appeal Provided by 3Rs Construction Management, LLC in Salem, OregonHere in Salem, Oregon, spring is a long awaited time of year. After the dark days of winter, the brighter, more colorful days of spring are a welcome sight! If you’re going to put your house on the market, it’s a gr...

By ChuckTown Homes Real Estate
(Chucktown Homes)
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Location, location, location!!! This beautiful 5 bedroom 2 bathroom home is incredibly convenient to all downtown Summerville has to offer. Enjoy the luxuries of living close to town with the private country feel offered by this huge ½ acre lot. This home features a wonderful floor plan with exce...

By Desare Kohn-Laski Skye Louis Realty, Residential Real Estate
(Skye Louis Realty)
Comments 2
Stigmatized properties are those properties that have unfavorable conditions that make them less attractive for selling. Under this group are homes where murders or suicides are committed, where there are previous owners with serious medical conditions, or those homes believed to be haunted. Wha...

By Christopher Pataki, Hockessin Delaware Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 0

By ChuckTown Homes Real Estate
(Chucktown Homes)
Comments 0
This is country living at its finest, located just 10 minutes from West Ashley you have the benefit of living in a nice quiet community whilst being able to commute to the city in minutes. The property is partially cleared and has multiple ponds as well as some fantastic woodland. There was a hom...