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By Teri Eckholm, REALTOR Serving Mpls/St Paul North & East Metro
(Boardman Realty)
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 Taking a first step is hard. No matter what you are attempting: Learning to ride a bike; Learning to swim; Learning to drive a car; Learning a foreign language. Even setting up an extensive vacation can be a challenge with hotel reservations, airline tickets, passports, car rentals etc. A while ...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
Comments 19
Nina Hollander and Carolinas Realty Partners are pleased to share this 5-Star Review  from one of our clients, who recently relocated to the Charlotte metro area with his family. Building long-term relationships with our clients is the cornerstone of our business. And we are always delighted when...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
Comments 16
Another Just Sold Home in Bristol VA 10.7.15 ...2328 Osborne Street REAL ESTATE NEWS UPDATE .... Check out the latest news ....Another Just Sold Home in Bristol VA 10.7.15 ...2328 Osborne Street  This was a great home located in Bristol VA!  It closed today for $95,000 and it was listed ...under ...
By Jim Crawford, Jim Crawford Atlanta Realtor - Atlanta Real Estate
(RE/MAX Paramount Properties)
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Horse Farms for Sale Alpharetta Georgia | Equestrian Real EstateHorse Farms for sale in Alpharetta GA - for buyers feel free to search our MLS listings of horse farms currently listed for sale in Alpharetta in North Fulton County Georgia.  For home sellers that are considering selling a horse far...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
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Another Home Hits The Market in Blountville TN 10.8.15 ...193 Polo Court REAL ESTATE NEWS UPDATE ... Check out the latest news ...Another Home Hits The Market in Blountville TN 10.8.15 ...193 Polo Court Check this one out! 193 Polo Court in Blountville, TN is now listed at $335,000  This may be t...
By Christopher Dahl, Dahl Team Properties- Keller Williams Realty
(Dahl Team Properties)
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Baldwin Elementary School Information and Homes for Sale Near Baldwin Elementary School in Austin TXFind homes for sale near Baldwin Elementary School in Austin TX. Our For Sale property information is a direct feed from the Houston MLS and is updated multiple times per day.   School InformationB...
By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270,
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I'm a full service real estate agent, assisting not only sellers and buyers, but also landlords and tenants. Because the need for rental properties continues to be strong all year long, any time is a perfect time to share the process for renting a home in Orange County NY.  A landlord's primary g...
By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
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Plans for starchitect Rafael Viñoly's Miami River tower have been officially submitted to the City of Miami Planning Department by the developer, Kar Properties. The design is basically two rectangular towers placed at ninety degree angles to each other and connected at the bottom and the top, wi...
By Courtney Cooper, 206-850-8841
(All Seattle Homes for Sale:
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The Burned Seattle Floating Home on the 2017 dock...Is it for sale?  No. Seattle houseboats aren't always affordable up front, and although the cost of living on one after purchase is substantially less than a similar land home, houseboat buyers are looking for more affordable and creative option...
By Carrie Hughes, REI
(TEAM Hughes Real Estate School)
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TEAM Hughes Real Estate School instructors regularly get asked our opinion as to which is better, a classroom or online course. Each type of course has its own advantages and disadvantages, and some are below.Obviously, an online course is less expensive because instructor time is not built into ...
By Judi K Barrett, Broker/Owner, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDAB
(Judi Barrett~Integrity Real Estate Services~Idabel, Oklahoma)
Comments 77
No, I cannot give you that information! All details specific to the purchase contract are considered as confidential information.  They are only given to those that need  to know due to their involvement in the final execution of the contract.  Certain parties are part of the fulfilling of the ob...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 48
Who is more important in a transaction? The Listing Agent or the Buyer Broker? I walked into a feud, dropping off a contract at a big time Real Estate office, where they were loudly discussing who works harder during the Purchase and Sales of a home?  I stayed out of it, but can tell you that my ...
By Bobi Bigelow, Advertising / Marketing Administrator
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate)
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 1600 SF, commercial space located on Main Street in Woodstock, New Hampshire. This ground level retail space includes 3 rooms, 1 bathroom and storage space.There is a $1,200.00 security deposit, a rental application, and references required.  MLS#4454623 = $1,200 / Month  For more information co...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
Comments 28
That quote is so appropriate in real estate investing.  I wrote a blog about how to make a small fortune in real estate.  You start with a large one.  Would be investors who watch those midnight specials on how to become a millionaire should go to sleep.Investing in real estate is not for amateur...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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Three counties border Lake Sinclair: Baldwin, Hancock and Putnam. Tax bills have now been mailed in all three counties. If you purchased property in 2015 chances are the former owner is the one who got the tax bill.We've had several sellers contact us with "what do we do with the tax bill?"  We'v...
By Bobi Bigelow, Advertising / Marketing Administrator
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate)
Comments 1
 1350 SF commercial space located in Depot Plaza off Route 112 on Main Street in Lincoln, New Hampshire. This ground floor rental suite features; 1 bathroom, 6 parking spaces, plus video security monitoring and heat included in the rent. MLS#4454631$1,250 / Month for 5 Year / 60 Month Lease For m...
By Amanda and Jared Christiansen, F.C. Tucker/Malcom & Schlueter, Realtors
(Malcom & Schlueter, Realtors (260)704-0843)
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One of the most frequent questions we, as Realtors® in Fort Wayne, get asked is "how is the real estate market?" Early in the spring it was white hot.  Anything that was listed in the Northwest and Southwest Allen County School Districts was selling in days.   We had a few clients that wanted to ...
By MaryKay Shumway, Door County WI PROFESSIONAL Real Estate Expert
(Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group Door County)
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We are having an incredible autumn in Door County, and Pumpkin Patch Weekend 2015 promises to delight with events galore and glorious autumn colors!  What's new at Egg Harbor's Pumpkin Patch this year? You can check here: If you're interes...
By Bob Santucci, Healdsburg Windsor & Cloverdale Real Estate
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         What is Title Insurance?Purchasing your home is an important decision. But how does one know that the property they purchased has a clear title? Because unknown problems can be hidden in the history of a property's title, homeowners pay for title insurance. Title insurance has two types....
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
Comments 15
Another Home Hits The Market in Bristol TN 10.7.15 ...528 Vance Drive REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH! Check out the latest news ....Another Home Hits The Market in Bristol TN 10.7.15 ...528 Vance Drive THIS IS A GREAT ONE!  528 Vance Drive is now Listed and Priced at $298,750 Here you will find Charm, Ch...