Home Selling

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By Rei Mesa
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty)
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Employed as a real estate professional, Jane has certainly seen her fair share of Palm Beach Gardens homes. Some are big, while others are small. A number of the properties were on the beach or the Intracoastal, while just as many were located west of Interstate-95. She has sold homes to single m...

By Kathryn Sotelo
(At Home In Louisville Real Estate Group, Keller Williams)
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Wonderful Opportunity in this 3 Bed 2 Full Bath Ranch in Strathmoor Park! Beautifully landscaped exterior. Front Living Room w/ abundant natural light from picture window & cozy fireplace. Kitchen w/ plenty of cabinet space & brand new stainless appliances and granite counter tops connects to Din...

By Claude Cross, Charlotte NC Homes For Sale
(Homes By Cross, Inc. )
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Facts About Your Charlotte Home You Should Know When SellingWhen it comes to selling your Ballantyne house for sale, location is key. Home sellers should know facts about their city and find a trusted Realtor who knows their specific neighborhood inside and out. With in-depth knowledge about what...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
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It's been a busy week for our team with several clients interested in Bradburn Westminster Condos for sale. As Buyers continue to far outpace Sellers, we are checking the inventory of Westminster Condos for sale every day, watching for properties as they are entered into the MLS. We recently prep...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
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It's been a busy week for our team with several clients interested in Backcountry Highlands Ranch Homes for sale. With the ongoing surge in demand for Highlands Ranch Homes for sale, we are searching the MLS every day for new listings and updating our clients on recent sold prices. We know the ch...

By Michelle Cooks, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
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Pensacola, Pace, Gulf Breeze Property Management: The new normal: Homeowners aren't movingA decade ago, the median homeowner lived in their abode a bit less than four years; today it's almost nine years, thanks to value drops and low interest rates. Read more. oreclosures plunge to lowest level s...

By Nick & Trudy Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtors, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor Nick Vandekar just received another 5 star review from a satisfied and happy client.We were contacted by this client after they had moved out of the area and had an Old Forge Crossing condo to sell having rented it for a while. Location was wonderful and working with t...

By Lisa DiNoto Group, The Key To Unlocking Your Dream Home
(Mainstreet Realty)
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This  Beautiful Carriage Estates home is ready for a New Family. It has brand New Carpet throughout, New Tile downstairs, a refaced Fireplace, updated Banister, and freshly painted walls. This gorgeous 2002 built estate also features four oversized bedrooms with the Master Bedroom downstairs, eac...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-212-1221)
(Watters International Realty, LLC.)
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 Home for Sale at Sonterra West in Jarrell, TX 104 Quartz Dr Jarrell, TX 76537 is offered at $159,900!!!  This well kept Sonterra home has an almost new roof (2016)! It features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, tall ceilings and an open floor plan. Located very close to I-35 but with that country feel, th...

By WallyLABS LLC, Smart Home Water and Temperature Technology
(WallyLABS)
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 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 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, Trump slaps 20% tariff on Canadian softwoodThe cost of new home construction and remodeling could soon go up along with the cost of lumber via company-specific Canadian tariffs that range from 3%-24%. Read more.                   THOUSANDS OF HOMES.... On...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Over the weekend i met a home seller looking for any non traditional way he could to sell his home. He tried selling it himself, was currently hiried 4 different agents to sell it at the same time and  them burst out with... why he could not just hire a buyer agent to sell his Manchester NH Area...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Originally called 'Haint' blue, haint is the Gullah pronunciation of haunt. Have you ever seen a blue porch ceiling? Maybe looking up and thinking "well that's pretty". It is pretty but there is a history behind them. When I designed this farmhouse style house I wanted to do some unique things an...

By Maureen Bray Portland OR Home Stager ~ Room Solutions Staging, "Staging that Sells Portland Homes"
(Room Solutions Staging, Portland OR)
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On a recent visit to Ireland, I eagerly looked forward to visiting two staged model homes in a subdivision near the city of Limerick.Last Sunday with camera in hand I snapped some photos and was interested to see what home staging in Ireland and in the US had in common and how it differed.  For t...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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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 Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Property Marketing Plan for Homes in Anchorage AK Provided courtesy of Katrina Benton at Keller Williams Realty Alaska Group in Anchorage AK 907-301-0189.  Request a custom evaluation for your home in Anchorage AK.  We are experts in online property marketing!  Katrina Benton has earned the Inte...

By Maureen Bray Portland OR Home Stager ~ Room Solutions Staging, "Staging that Sells Portland Homes"
(Room Solutions Staging, Portland OR)
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Do you want your Open House visitors to relax and linger?   First, remember to appeal to all of the senses: The Front Door should be clean and have a fresh coat of paint; replace the door hardware if needed The exterior light fixtures should be clean and shining A new doormat and a few pots of c...

By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Realtors in Anchorage AK with Marketing ExperienceThe Alaska Real Estate Team is a top producing team of Realtors with experience in real estate in Anchorage AK.  We are here to help you sell your home.  Homes in Anchorage AK, Eagle River AK,  Chugiak AK, Palmer AK, Wasilla AK, and Girdwood AK ar...

By Dick Greenberg, Northern Colorado Residential Real Estate
(New Paradigm Partners LLC)
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If you're thinking of selling and want an idea of what your home is worth, or you're just curious, there are different types of estimates that you could access for information. Some of these are quick and easy, and some take a bit more time and may involve a cost to you. Generally, the greater th...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Charlotte/ Lake Norman Real Estate
(THE TEMPLE TEAM)
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A few tips to ward off robbery while selling your home ... Keep home and outdoors looking fresh and maintained in all seasons.  Make sure there are no newspapers laying around, mail and packages aren't left to pile up on the doorstep. Also, make sure shrubbery is well maintained and left to grown...