Home Selling

It's been said that the only thing in real estate that is more confusing than purchasing a home is selling one – especially if you've never done it before. Where to start? Who to turn to?

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By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Realty, Million Guild Member Cert Luxury Home Mkting Spec
(Keller Williams Lake Nona Advantage III Realty)
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The Kevin B. Tolbert Florida Real Estate NetworkDid It Again!SOLD in 22 DaysHighest Price per Square Ft in 2 Years7234 Mystic WayWho Do You Know Who is Thinking About SELLING or BUYING?Call 772-834-0099The Kevin B Tolbert Florida Real Estate NetworkPGA Village * Treasure Coast/Stuart * Orlando 96...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha County 5 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report 1/1/17 to 2/12/17Waukesha County 5 Bedroom Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX    Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for 1/1/17-2/12/17.  Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha County 5 Bedroom Homes ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Address: 211 Chestnut Ridge Dr Hartland, Wisconsin 53029-1303 Taxed by: Hartland MLS #: 1511545           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  RE/MAX...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 2/17/17   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing. That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 2/17/17.  I hope you all had a great week, and...

By Richard Daskam, Your Real Estate Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty)
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4138 Iroquois Avenue, Lakewood, CA Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews Market Update Video Just Sold! Get the Info! Lakewood Homes for Sale Lakewood Homes for Sale Search All Homes For Sale Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Avoid Foreclosure Free Hom...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Sally K. & David L. Hanson ""No...we don't have that "part" in our presentation," we told him.  We will go back to our office and do our home work and show him the reason we are suggesting $X as a price based on our unique Total Market Overview analysis."Right on target - and - re-blog!  We got a...

By Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner; NextHome Antonelli Realty
(NextHome Antonelli Realty)
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So your selling a home. Of course you want to sell high. Who doesn't? Sometimes, though, we need a realty check and re-think our asking price.  As much as we don't want to acknoweldge it, there are times when the price should come down. Here are six points to consider written by attorney G. M Fil...

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Realty, Million Guild Member Cert Luxury Home Mkting Spec
(Keller Williams Lake Nona Advantage III Realty)
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           Look at the 3D Virtual Walk Through Tour                5995 NW Baynard Drive, Port Saint Lucie, FL Get Directions Click Here   Description Photos Maps & Local Print Brochure 3D Virtual Tour $ Click for current price 5 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 3531 SQUARE FEET Wonderful oppo...

By Dimitri Zubrich, Friendly real estate agent in Westerville
(RE/MAX Impact)
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Are you looking to sell your house fast in Westerville, OH?Selling a house quickly often requires doing some renovation. If you are planning on selling your property you already know the importance of curb appeal. Other than putting a fresh coat of paint on the walls and doing some clean up not m...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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Because I'm regularly Blogging on ActiveRain,this  PODCAST  became my opportunity!Since my guest appearance on episode #57, Mail-Right Real Estate Podcast went through some changes and asked me to be the new co-host of the show! This co-host opportunity was a result of my posting on ActiveRain co...

By Treasure Coast Real Estate, Homes, News, Ron and Debbie 772.708.3292
(BEX Realty Treasure Coast)
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How to Sell a House that Didn't SellWhy Most Homes Listed for Sale Don't Sell and What to Do About It Get FREE Instant Access by completing the form on this page. (Intended For Home Buyers/Sellers). If your home has just come off the market and hasn't sold, don't be discouraged. The reason your h...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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The most exciting day of the week for me is generally Friday mornings. It's when the bulk of my new listings tend to go "live" in MLS. I often enter my listings prior to our "on market" date. I want to see what they look like when published, rearrange the photos, if necessary; double check the in...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, St. George Area Preferred Real Estate Agent.
(Preferred St George Utah Area Real Estate Agent | PK Real Estate Utah South)
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Ready. Set. SELL!  All documents are signed, photos taken plus a 3-D technology tour to best show off the property's assets, the listing has been uploaded to the Multiple Listing Service and distributed to local agents. Now what? Reaching a targeted market segment to get feet through the door on ...

By Mark Lomas, Excellent Service, Superior Results
(Sotheby's International Real Estate)
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Looking over Santa Barbara towards the Pacific and Channel Islands Buying a Replacement Home before selling your house: It's far better to sell your current home first then endure the inconvenience of moving to an interim rental, and owning and paying for two homes when you only want one. Statist...

By Lisa Hicks, Serving Central and Southern Maine
(Hoang Realty)
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According to the 2017 National Association of Realtors Animal House: Remodeling Impact report, in 2016 61% of households owned a pet or planned to own a pet in the future.We do love our pets!  Personally, I'm a dog lover.  I have a Chocolate Lab named Lexi who loves the snow.There are some featur...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
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Another One Bites the Dust in Villa Heights!Charlotte, NC - Location, Location in Villa Heights - New Buyers to Build Their Dream Home!  SOLD IN HOURS!  Oh, this cute, cute, cute bungalow, located only minutes away from Uptown Charlotte, is about to be renovated and crafted into someone's dream h...

By Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO
(Cedaredge Land Company)
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If you are thinking of selling your West Ador home, or any home in the Cedaredge area, there are some things you need to take into consideration. Of course market conditions are a factor, but even if the market is great for sellers...are you ready to sell your home?Ask yourself what you will do w...

By Todd Picconi, Your #1 Choice for Rancho Cucamonga Real Estate
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Good Morning to You! Looking for a 2 bedroom condo with a large living room, open backyard and an attached two-car garage in the Alta Loma School District?  LOOK NO FURTHER.There are two properties currently listed in this community, both rehabbed, one is priced at $379,000.This unique property i...

By Casas De Maryland Asesores Inmobiliarios, ¿En Qué Podemos Servirle?
(Herboso & Associates LLC- Broker 240.426.5754)
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CasasdeMaryland.com le puede enseñar diferentes opciones de productos de crédito diseñados para satisfacer las necesidades de su situación particular. Además, le ayudaremos en aconsejándole qué productos son los mejores para su situación?, recomendarle a hablar con un prestamista aprobado que se ...

By Brian Dunshie, Realtor - Arizona Biltmore,Arcadia,Paradise Valley
(Russ Lyon | Sotheby's International Realty)
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Thinking of buying in Downtown Tempe? There's nothing on the market as amazing as Sienna Court Lofts - call us for a tour | see more at https://ArizonaParadiseLiving.com/sienna_court_lofts.htm  Welcome to Sienna Court Lofts : A Modern enclave, of nine custom designed town homes, developed by Rhom...