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By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 1
Songbird Creek Home Values change when ever a home comparable to yours sells. Here are the most recent sales for Songbird Creek. Songbird Creek Subdivision is located on CR 8 east of CR 19. Songbird Creek Subdivision  is located on the north side of the road. Washington Township, Bristol, Indiana...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 10
Five Fields Home Sales Market Report 3/1/17 to 4/19/17 My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for Homes in Five Fields Subdivision in Pewaukee, WI. Are you looking to buy a home in Five Fields Subdivision in Pewaukee?  Wondering...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
East View Estates Home Values change every time a home sells that is like yours. Here are the most recent sales that affect East View Estates Home Values.East View Estates Subdivision is located off of CR 8, just east of Pheasant Ridge Subdivision in Bristol, Indiana. East View Estates Subdivisio...

By Karen Jones- NMLS 307015 Licensed Sr. Mortgage Home Loan Officer -Home Loan Specialist-Home Loan Advisor & Strategist, FHA, VA, USDA, Conventinal and Jumbo Loan Officer
(AmeriFirst Financial, Sr. Mortgage Loan Officer, Marketing Coach, #homeloans, #homebuyers)
Comments 3
Karen Jones, Mortgage Loan Officer is happy to introduce Todd Deacon, Scottsdale Real Estate Agent.Realtor Todd Deacon locating in Scottsdale AZ is showcasing this 4 bedroom 2 bath investment property with great built in renters. Please contact Todd Deacon for showing 623-293-2660.View our virtua...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 1
Bayridge Home Values change every time a home comparable to your home sells. Here are the most recent sales that will affect Bayridge Home Values.Bayridge Subdivision is located on SR 120 west of Downtown Bristol.  Bayridge Subdivision  is located on the north side of SR 120 in Washington Townshi...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Manassas, VA)
Comments 6
That Was Fast:  Gainesville 3 Bedroom Home Under Contract in 1 DaySeems like just yesterday I was telling you about 14346 Broadwinged Drive in Gainesville, listed for $385,000.  Actually, it was two days ago...April 20th (2017) to be exact.  That was the day this three bedroom carriage home in Mo...

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
Comments 0
Chelton Glen Home Values change every time a home sells that is similar to yours. Here are current sales that will affect your Chelton Glen Home Values.Chelton Glen Subdivision is located on CR 19, just east of CR 17 and between CR 6 and CR 8 in Bristol, Indiana.  Chelton Glen Subdivision is on t...

By Jim Lee, Portsmouth NH Realtor, Portsmouth, NH
(RE/MAX Shoreline)
Comments 2
If you are thinking of selling your New Hampshire Seacoast or southern Maine home here are 7 marketing mistakes you can’t afford to make. Review our handy list below………………….Read the rest at: New Hampshire Maine Real Estate

By WallyLABS LLC, Smart Home Water and Temperature Technology
Comments 15
 Furniture, paint, flowers and the plate of cookies have been a mainstay of staging a home for many years, but in the last couple of years smart home technology has become more prevalent and a great way to add real( not just perceived) value to a residential offering. Behind all of this is a new ...

By Gary Frimann, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Comments 3
Open Saturday, April 141-4 PM  $949,9872370 Club Drive, Gilroy, CA 950204 Bedroom2.5 BathApproximately 2578 sq. ft.SINGLE STORY! Rarely offeredNew Paint and Carpets.Open 1-4 pmGolf Course Lot!Golf course views front and rear.Low HOA-- only $155/monthThis home is in a wonderful location within the...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
Comments 0
Las Vegas, Nevada -- Have you ever walked into a new home track and been greeted by those smiling, friendly sales people who offer you bottled water and free cookies? Please don't be fooled. They don't represent you. They represent the builder. They are paid by the builder and their job is to get...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
Home Staging Tips for Flippers...Don’t Wait to Contact a Stager. This sounds self-serving coming from a Home Stager, but it really is in your best interest to contact a Home Stager early in your process.   Just this week an investor called and needed his property staged.  They had just completed...

By Christine Kankowski Temecula & San Diego, Excellent Sales and Property Management
(House Match Inc)
Comments 1
Please send over a buyer/ Investor for this GRAND HOME.. Featuring a spacious 8.637 Sq. Ft on a quiet cul-del sac with only 5 homes. The 7 bedroom, 7 bath home borders 10 acres of open space.  $1.75Mil.  6430 Brynwood Way, San Diego, CA 92120The master wing is enormous with bedroom, office, 2 bat...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
Comments 2
Plan of Action Analyze why you are selling - If you understand your motives, you will be able to better negotiate and to get what it is that you want, whether it be a quick sale, high price, or somewhere in the middle.  Prepare your home for the buyer - Maximize the strengths of your property and...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 28
Home Staging Tips- 7 Tips Before You Head North for the SummerIf your home will be on the market while you are up north for the summer there are 7 things you need to do to make sure your home will be sold.  These same things hold true even if you’re just going away for a summer vacation. Even if ...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
Comments 0
Oak Meadows Firestone Homes are receiving a great deal of interest from potential buyers this month. The number of Firestone Homes for sale active and on the market remains lower than the current demand from Buyers. We recently prepared this report for one of our clients, and thought it was worth...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Investor and SC Real Estate Agent
Comments 0
Receive Your Fair Cash Offer We Buy Houses and Mobile Homes Fast ►►SELL NOW!! Houses and Mobile Homes.Receive Your Fair Cash Offer!!Do you have a Mobile Home or House to SELL to us? We Buy Mobile Homes and Houses for Cash!End The Search and Start the Process Today!** Mobile Home Values: (please p...

By Jim Starwalt, Better Agents, Better Results
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes)
Comments 0
Sell Your Grayslake Home - Tips for An Easier Move Click here to search Grayslake Homes for Sale. Jim Starwalt Thinking of making a move? Easily search Northern Illinois Homes for Sale with photos, open houses and virtual tours at StarHomeTeam.com Jim Starwalt, Broker OwnerBetter Homes and Garden...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 3
Wow.. This is a powerful Post and I will share with others to learn also. 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...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
Comments 21
Just SOLD in Regency Hills Subdivision Clermont FLClermont FL home buyers and sellers, I’m happy to announce 4569 Barrister Dr located in the Regency Hills Subdivision Clermont FL just sold!My sellers were referred to me several years ago when they made the decision to move to Clermont FL from So...