Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

 

By Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust!
(Friends & Neighbors Real Estate)
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Hidden Meadow Goshen Indiana Home Values are bringing Home Owner's 98% of List Price when selling their home.  Pricing your home correctly brings in plenty of serious Buyers. Hidden Meadow Subdivision is located on the corner of CR 18 and CR 19, and is accessable from CR 19 also.  Hidden Meadow S...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
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Prices Rose 7.1% Year-Over-Year [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index shows that prices rose by 7.1% across the United States year-over-year. With mortgage interest rates rising in the short term, CoreLogic believes price appreciation will slow to 4.7% by this time ne...

By Doug Rogers, Your Alexandria Louisiana Agent
(Bayou Properties Realty)
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SOLD In Three DAYS!! 2006 Jefferson HighwayIn this case, the title does give away the plot. This 3 bedroom home in Pineville Louisiana spent less than 72 hours on the market. With multiple offers, the owners were able to pick and choose the best terms. Homes in Central Louisiana sell year round. ...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada – Almost a decade has passed since our country experienced the worst foreclosure crisis since the Great Depression.  Nevada was known as “ground zero” of the housing crisis with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation.  While “real estate experts” claim the market has stabili...

By Jack Lewitz
(IL Real Estate Specialists)
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                                                  Now that the House is Empty, Clean, and Ready to List... Call Me: 708-309-5334  

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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3 Tips For Staging Your Home For SaleIt’s true that potential buyers decide whether or not they will buy a home within the first minute or two of entering the property. With that said you don’t need to go into “HGTV mode” to stage your home for sale. Yes, you could definitely paint the walls or r...

By Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
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According to the Real Estate law in Indiana, we as the Selling agent, must present ALL OFFERS.  Everyone is looking for a deal, so I expect to get some of these rediculous low offers.  It is our duty to explain to our seller that the offer is not an insult to his or her beautiful home. The blog b...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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6 Reasons Sellers Should Think Like Buyers There is a lot to know about how to sell a home. It's a lot of work for any seller, but even more difficult when you are a first time seller. There is a ton of preparation for selling a home once you have made that decision. Here are just a few essential...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada – Almost a decade has passed since our country experienced the worst foreclosure crisis since the Great Depression.  Nevada was known as “ground zero” of the housing crisis with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation.  While “real estate experts” claim the market has stabili...

By Mark Artesani, Huntington & Newport Beach, Fountain Valley Homes
(Keller Williams Realty)
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 For Monday January 16, 2017 in the Fulton Middle School area, there are homes for sale in just about every price range to live in.  The niegborhoods in the Fulton boundries are:  This area in Fountain Valley is one of the top five school districts in Orange county.   Here is your market informat...

By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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Should Homeowners be Present During Showings?If you are a homeowner thinking about selling your home, my advice is to first find a local REALTOR® you feel comfortable with. Someone who knows the area as well as the real estate market and honest with you.As a seller, your goal is to get your home...
 There's many myths about VA Mortgages and Veteran buyers that we need to dispell out there. Veteran home buyers are some the best borrowers out there and historically VA Mortgages perform better than just about any other home loan out there. I hear to often that a VA buyer's offer is being rejec...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada – Almost a decade has passed since our country experienced the worst foreclosure crisis since the Great Depression.  Nevada was known as “ground zero” of the housing crisis with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation.  While “real estate experts” claim the market has stabili...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada – Almost a decade has passed since our country experienced the worst foreclosure crisis since the Great Depression.  Nevada was known as “ground zero” of the housing crisis with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation.  While “real estate experts” claim the market has stabili...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada – Almost a decade has passed since our country experienced the worst foreclosure crisis since the Great Depression.  Nevada was known as “ground zero” of the housing crisis with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation.  While “real estate experts” claim the market has stabili...

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 – Almost a decade has passed since our country experienced the worst foreclosure crisis since the Great Depression.  Nevada was known as “ground zero” of the housing crisis with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation.  While “real estate experts” claim the market has stabili...

By Jean Rogers, Pete Psareas, & John Thomas, Atlanta, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, REALTORS
(HomeSalesForce.com - RE/MAX)
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Single family home sales statistics for #SandySprings Georgia.  Listings: are DOWN vs. last Month while they are DOWN vs. last Year. Closings: are UP vs. last Month while they are DOWN vs. last Year. Median sales price: ORIGINAL list price to sales price ratio is DOWN vs. last Month while they ar...

By Cathy Carter, Finding You The Perfect Home!
(Re/Max Infinity)
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  Cathy Carter, Licensed REALTOR - Serving Chandler AZ Homes for Sale and the Surrounding East Valley - Call Today! 480.459.8488 Sun Lakes is comprised of 5.2 square miles with approximately 10,000 homes, five golf courses, 5 country clubs, two shopping centers and a medical and education center....

By Jean Rogers, Pete Psareas, & John Thomas, Atlanta, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, REALTORS
(HomeSalesForce.com - RE/MAX)
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Single family home sales statistics for #Woodstock Georgia.  Listings: are DOWN vs. last Month while they are DOWN vs. last Year. Closings: are DOWN vs. last Month while they are DOWN vs. last Year. Median sales price: ORIGINAL list price to sales price ratio is DOWN vs. last Month while they are...

By Gloria Valvasori, Outstanding Service Since 1987 416-717-6331
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Signature Service)
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Make Your Home  AccessibleHaving your home accessible to prospective Buyers as much as possible, is critical in the sale of your home.  Agents try to give as much notice as possible for requests to show your home, but there are times when last minute requests do occur.  Granting requests as much ...