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By Mike & Jennifer Rigley, Expert Real Estate Services
(Real Estate Specialist -Rigley Realty Group)
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Mike and Jennifer Rigley (buyers) 916.378.4671 / (sellers) 916-660-5823 Info@RigleyRG.com What’s My Elk Grove Home Worth? Please call us to discuss your potential Home Value in Elk Grove, CA 916-660-5823. Click here to use our FREE Online Home Value Estimator. Call 916-660-5823 for a FREE consult...

By Wayne Bennett, Real Estate...As It Should Be
(One Home Team Realty/Charlotte,NC 704-293-3931)
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Selling your Charlotte home is never something you do on a whim. There can be rare situations when the decision to sell is a sudden one that’s forced by unexpected life circumstances (favorable or not)—but selling your Charlotte home is not likely to be the result of some sudden impulse.Since tha...

By Paula Reno, Broker, Owner - Cedar Lake Indiana Realtor, Astro
(Astro Realty (Buyer Agency))
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 Find more info at http://astro-realty.com/8703-w-141-ave-cedar-lake-indiana.h…Call for your showing today 219 374 9890 

By Dan Edwards 425-276-7008
(Keller Williams Realty - Bellevue)
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You may have heard the term staging before, and you may have some idea of what it means. When you’re getting ready to list your house, staging is one of the most important steps you can take to attract buyers, encourage offers, and earn the highest price. Perception is everything, and when potent...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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Las viviendas se están vendiendo rápidamente en todo el país  15 15UTC agosto 15UTC 2017  For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers   La Asociación nacional de Realtors (NAR por sus siglas en inglés) recientemente publicó su último Informe de ventas de las casas ya existentes, el cual ...

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 Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN RANCH HOMES FOR SALE SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA The McDowell Mountain Ranch Community is a very desirable community to live in located in Scottsdale, Arizona. The mountains are spectacular all year round in my opinion. The city of Scottsdale has set aside acreage for preserves in order...

By YourSiteNeedsMe SEO Team, $399 Real Estate Websites - YourSiteNeedsMe.com
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Whether you sell a home in one of Vero Beach’s 55+ communities, a mainland condo in Vero Beach, or a waterfront property, you’re going to need the house to look its best--and to appeal to the widest possible range of buyers.So what can you do?Quick Fix #1: Paint the Front DoorSimply painting your...

By Dawn Barrier, EXP REALTY Las Vegas 702.812.4550
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Las Vegas Home Prices Appreciation Map April 2017 by Zip Code Here is a Las Vegas zip code map showing price appreciation for Las Vegas Home Prices April 2017   Want to sell home? Give me a call or email. Thanks to Ticor Title for the map Las Vegas has home Buyers in need of homes and inventory i...

By Kate McQueen, REALTOR®, Tailored service for your real estate needs!
(Realty ONE Group-Lone Star)
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Windhaven is a beautiful community located off West Road directly across the street from Lone Star College in Cypress, Texas.  Windhaven is a D.R. Horton community.  There are currently 18 homes for sale in Windhaven, ranging in price from $215,000 to $293,000 (as of 8/4/17).  There are 4 propert...

By Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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ESTRELLA MOUNTAN RANCH COMMUNITY GOODYEAR ARIZONA REAL ESTATE FOR SALE Many people relate to Goodyear as the tire company. However, there is a city named Goodyear in Arizona. Goodyear Tire Company purchased 16,000 acres to produce cotton to harvest the cotton to make tires. The city of Goodyear w...

By Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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DESERT RIDGE COMMUNITY ARIZONA REAL ESTATE FOR SALE TODAY There are many great areas to live in throughout the Valley of Sun Arizona Real Estate. Desert Ridge has become one of those communities that many people desire to live in because it has so much to offer as a community. Desert Ridge is loc...

By Troy Erickson, Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor
(Diverse Solutions Realty www.ChandlerRealEstate.weebly.com)
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Selling A Home FSBO Has Its ChallengesThe main reason home owners look to sell their home For Sale By Owner (FSBO) is to keep from having to pay a commission to the real estate agent. As an example, on the sale of a $200,000 home, the real estate commission could be as much as $12,000 or more in ...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale at Parkstone in Austin, TX 2000 Cerca Viejo Way Austin, TX 78746 is offered at $974,900!!! We are having an OPEN HOUSE this Saturday, August 20 from 1:00PM until 3:00PM!!! Look for Brittany 512-865-9909. Directions: Turn off 360 on Parkstone, left on Real Catorce, on corner on righ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Well Yes...Every House for Sale is Worthy of Staging.Home stagers are accustomed to hearing an agent or seller say that the home is only worth $x.00 dollars and probably not worth staging. That’s a bit like saying you saw a $20 bill on the sidewalk but it wasn’t worth picking up.  No one wants to...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Charlotte/ Lake Norman Real Estate
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 TIPS & SECRETS for "De-Personalizing" Your Home ... Here are a few tips and secrets from Professional Home Stagers that help to not only SELL your home FASTER, but to also BRING TOP DOLLAR! It's FREE and EASY and PAYS OFF BIG TIME! The goal is to make your home clean, organized and welcoming so ...

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...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Oconomowoc WI Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2017Learn more about Oconomowoc WI and why “Life Comes Naturally Here”!Oconomowoc is a city located in Waukesha County, Wisconsin, U.S. Its name came from Coo-no-mo-wauk, the Potawatomi term for “waterfall.”Before 1700, this region was inhabited b...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Pewaukee WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for July 1 to August 11 2017A small town appeal with great amenities!What makes Pewaukee different from other places that claim they’re a “big city with a small-town appeal”?Owning one of the homes for sale in Pewaukee WI allows you to adore the rolling ...

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 Short Sale days of the previous decade are for the most part behind us, the reality is that there are still hundreds of homes "under water" in Arizona.   While it's true that not every property facing foreclosure in Glendale is "under water", may of them are, and unfortunately many ho...