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By Pamela Madore, Team Work Makes The Dream Work
(The Pamela Madore Group)
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Pamela Madore Keller Williams Realty 806-290-1920 1824 S. Milam, Amarillo TX  {79109}  New Listing By The Pamela Madore Group  This is a great starter house.  The difference is that most starter houses require work.  This house on 1824 Milam is turn-key.  Bring your tooth brush. :-) This is how t...

By Pamela Madore, Team Work Makes The Dream Work
(The Pamela Madore Group)
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Pamela MadoreKeller Williams Realty Before putting your house on the market for sale there are a few steps that you should take in order to make the process smooth.     Step 1: Determine which Realtor you are going to be using for the sale and purchase.  (Pick me!) Have your Realtor due a CMA (Co...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Elite Pacific Properties Maui)
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Hale Kanani, Kihei Maui Condominium 44 Kanani Road, great location, walking distance to Cove Park, and Charlie Young Beach. This 2BD unit has upgraded cherry wood cabinets, granite counter tops, and crown molding. Located next to the pool area and BBQ for your enjoyment. Also includes central air...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Charlotte/ Lake Norman Real Estate
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Pam and Kent Temple of The Temple Team exlain that today more than ever why having a "Marketing Specialist" is so crucial in today's market.   Are you LOOKING FOR THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS?  Do you have a HOME TO SELL?The Temple Team is ready to help you with all of your Real Estate Needs.  Give us...

By Winston Crosbie, Winston Crosbie PA - Keller Williams Realty
(Keller Williams Realty - Wellington)
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Bottom Line:If you currently own a home and are thinking of moving-up to the home your family dreams about, don’t let the fear of another housing bubble get in the way as this housing market in no way resembles the market of a decade ago.  More Here Let's get together and discuss the supply condi...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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We all remember the story of Goldilocks and The Three Bears, right? The porridge is too hot, it's too cold, ah - just right!I recently had a Goldilocks moment when I listed a fabulous 8,000 square foot, 2-story home on a golf course in a northern suburb of Dallas in dire need of updating. This wa...

By Pat Champion, Call the "CHAMPION" for all your real estate needs
(Coldwell Banker Camelot Realty)
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Crank Up Your Curb AppealIt really is all about making the first impression a lasting one you never get a second chance to make a first impression. This is true for all Seller's it doesn't matter what kind of market we are in. Please click on link below for tips on how to crank up your curb appea...

By Jeffrey Jones, AZ Home Seekers, azhomeseekers.com
(AZ Home Seekers)
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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 Tina Maraj, #1 Selling Agent in Fullerton 2016 714-403-7901
(RE/MAX North Orange County)
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      Links       Our Website       SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS Tina Maraj & Randy Tovar     Photo Gallery                                                                                                                     Description       This is the MOVE IN ready home you have been looking for. NO HOA...

By Desare Kohn-Laski Skye Louis Realty, Residential Real Estate
(Skye Louis Realty)
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If you are targeting the next-gen home buyers, there are some things which you might need to focus on not only to get their attention, but also to at leat have your house being sold be included in their short list. According to surveys, the next-gen are among the most powerful home buyers. The in...

By Abby Stiller, Real estate agent serving SWFL.
(Premier Realty Homes of SWFL)
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By Michelle Musick Jones, The Michelle Musick Jones Team - Texas Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker Apex, Realtors)
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Awesome Dallas location near White Rock Lake Overview Maps Photos Features Neighborhood Market Stats $270,000 Single Family Home Main Features 2 Bedrooms1 Full Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 1,423 sqftLot: 9,940 sqftYear Built: 1946MLS #: 13669592 Location 632 N Buckner BlvdDallas, TX 75218USA Michelle...

By Dawn Barrier, EXP REALTY Las Vegas 702.812.4550
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Looking for Furry Love in Las Vegas? If you are looking for a new addition to your family go check out the #Animal Foundation #Saturday #cleartheshelters day #pets #dog #cat #doglover #catlover #animallover It’s Clear the Shelter Day so if you are looking for some furry love get down there and pi...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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OPEN HOUSE: NW Austin Canyon Creek~Saturday, Aug.19th 1-3pm Buyers, don’t miss your opportunity to preview this home at my Open House this Saturday, Aug.19th from 1-3pm www.11213bristaway.com 11213 Brista Way, Austin, TX 78726 is located in the master planned community of Canyon Creek on Hwy. 620...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale at Cherry Creek in Austin, TX 7609 West Gate Blvd Austin, TX 78745 is offered at $280,000!!!  Move in ready this South Austin home features an open floor plan with new flooring throughout! The large corner lot is host to an 18 x 18 workshop with electricity wired for 220 and 2 rain...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On August 8, 2017, Daniel Bortz published the following helpful report on Realtor.com about statements home sellers should should avoid before closing.1. ‘I can’t believe we made it to closing—those negotiations were brutal!’2. ‘Honey, remember that crazy time the basement flooded?’3. ‘I’m gettin...

By ChuckTown Homes Real Estate
(Chucktown Homes)
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24 hour recorded info on this property: 1-888-210-3348 X.5168Extremely well priced home in Grand Oaks Plantation! This well thought out floorplan lives large with many features and additions that stand out which include crown molding, wood and tile floors, upgraded lighting, tankless hot water he...

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 Study: Investors own about 1 in 4 single-family homesWhile institutional investors receive lots of attention, however, they only own abut 5% of non-owner-occupied single-family homes. Small investors own the rest. Read more.           THOUSANDS OF HOMES......

By Chuck Willman www.UtahHomes.me, UtahHomes.me
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Yes. Some homes sit on the market. There are a few things to know and do if you want your home to sell. Take Beth's advice; it's priceless. Your Neighbor’s House SOLD in One Day! Yours Is About to Expire..WHY..HOW?Remember the day you made the decision of selling your house? Based on what you rea...

By Brivity Platform, Manage. Market. Communicate. Convert. Get leads
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As a realtor, you know that property price determines the level of interest in a property you're selling. From the number of showings, to the number and quality of offers, to the way clients rate your services, price is key. Unfortunately, it is also something about which clients have very strong...