Home Selling

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By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Address: N26W26277 Quail Hollow Rd 1A Pewaukee, Wisconsin 53072-4551 Taxed by: Pewaukee MLS #: 1530152           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 ...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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 My Original Business Sign - Circa 1966Offices in Houston and GalvestonMe at 30 -- Selling History It's really fun to read each year in REALTOR about the 30 Under 30 who have been picked as the year's remarkably adroit new Realtors.A long time ago, there was a story about me in that same magazine...

By regan Laughlin, Real Estate Agent Serving Sioux Falls!
(ReMax Professionals, Inc)
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Buying a new house is an exciting feat, but before you get to experience all the good, you’ll have to go through some important decisions. For homeowners, one of the initial things they have to decide on is whether they should first sell their current house or buy a new home.  How to sell a house...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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While the number of homes "under water" in El Mirage is significantly less than just a few years ago, some homeowners who purchased just before the "crash" that started in 2007 are still in a position where they owe more on their home than will be forthcoming from proceeds of a sale of the home. ...

By Eagle Ridge Real Estate Agents, Representing Buyers and Sellers in Eagle Ridge
(Eagle Ridge Realty)
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 Open Sunday, May 211-4 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 Ea...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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1580 Shermantown Road Saunderstown RI NEW Listing Open Saturday, May 20 11 am- 1pmRanch with 2.85 Acres and 2 Car Garage Located 5 minutes from the University of RI and 10 minutes from the Kingston train station makes this a fabulous location.  A large 1300+ square foot ranch home with privacy in...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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OPEN HOUSE  WEEKEND in Canyon Creek~Sunday, May 21st 1-3pm Buyers, don’t miss your opportunity to preview 2 exceptional Open Houses this Sunday, May 21st  from 1-3pm.  11128 Amesite Trail Austin, TX 78726www.11128amesite.com This single story is nestled under a canopy of shade on one of the best ...

By Glenn Gaspar, REALTOR
(First American Team Realty, Inc)
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    Month End Home Sales Report for the neighborhood of Lakewood Plaza in Long Beach CA   Housing affordability continues to be an issue in today's real estate market for both Orange and Los Angeles County.  As real estate prices continue to rise in our area, the number of potential buyers contin...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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4 Bedroom Walnut Ridge Home with 3 car garage, Including RV Garage This home was designed with relaxed living in mind. Spacious living area with a warm fireplace boasts the most impressive views of Mt. Elden. Beautifully designed eat-in kitchen allows for the “chef” in your home to perform easily...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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Adorable 2 bedroom with Views on an Acre! Comfy country home tucked away for the wonderful privacy you've been looking for. This seller just painted the entire inside and outside of the home and has replaced most of the windows. The living room is spacious with soaring ceilings and large windows ...

By Sonja Patterson, Texas Monthly 5-Star Realtor Recipient for the Hou
(Executive Real Estate Services)
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THIRTEEN Coles Crossing homes SOLD during the month of April 2017 with prices ranging from $225,000 up to $457,500. Average sales price/sq. ft. was $103/sq. ft., however there was quite a range ($86 up to $124). Average time on the market before receiving an offer was 69 days, but again there was...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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Arbors 2 bed 2 Bath Condo For Sale! The Arbors are highly sought out condominiums a short distance to NAU. On site amenities include clubhouse, grills, fitness room, jacuzzi, study room w/ computers, big screen TV and FREE WiFi. This home is a second floor, split floor plan, 2 bed 2 bath unit wit...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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Beautiful Ponderosa Trails Home, 4 Bedrooms 2 car garage! This 4bed 2.5 bath Beautiful Ponderosa trails home is a must see! Located high in the subdivision this two story home has peak views from the property! Three bedrooms are located upstairs with a full bathroom, while the spacious master bed...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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Arbors 2 bed 2 Bath Condo  The Arbors are highly sought out condominiums a short distance to NAU. On site amenities include clubhouse, grills, fitness room, jacuzzi, study room w/ computers, big screen TV and FREE WiFi. This home is a second floor, split floor plan, 2 bed 2 bath unit with vaulted...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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Acre lot with Mature Ponderosa Pines in Williams!  This Lot is perfectly located close to downtown Williams yet nestled among the trees. This acreage is covered in ponderosa pines and is only feet away from the National Forest. Garland Prairie is a paved road until just passed the train tracks an...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Your Home Is How We Sell The Sedona Lifestyle!This Beautiful Home In West Sedona Has Sold!For FAST Results CALLSedona Top Listing Agent - Sheri Sperry Coldwell Banker Residential BrokerageSedona Listing Agent Sheri Sperry Coldwell Banker - MLS #509733See Images HereREAD This Sedona Lifestyle Stor...

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, Why are millennials less inclined to move?It's not just student debt and the economy. "When you look at (millennial) demographics, they should be footloose, but they're not," says a Pew senior economist. Read more.                    THOUSANDS OF HOMES......

By Joyce Kelley, Buyers Agent 800-309-3414 Pace and Gulf Breeze,Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services Inc)
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Home Buying in Gulf Breeze Florida 32561, Distressed homeowners? It's bankruptcy seasonApril bankruptcy filings are up to 34% higher than other months, and March filings are up to 25% higher because people use their IRS tax refund to pay for it. Read more.  THOUSANDS OF HOMES... One Address www.c...

By Joni Bailey, Your Huntsville / Lake Livingston Area REALTOR®
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services - Anderson Properties)
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The Buyers Breached the Contract - Does that mean I get to keep their earnest money? There can be a wide variety of answers to this question. So today we will use this scenario: We have a buyer who breaches the contract. The sellers do not want to sue for performance. Buyers agree to sign for the...

By Donnie Keller, Reata Realty - Delivering Excellence
(The Reata Realty Group)
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 Over most of the country there are more buyers than sellers of homes.  In most cases homes are selling more than list price and with multiple offers in the first few days of going on the market.  So why are there still homes for that buyers are passing up?  Well here the 3 top reasons these home...