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By Rob Arnold, Metro Orlando Full Service - Investor Friendly & F
(Sand Dollar Realty Group, Inc.)
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We buy houses Orange County Florida   407-739-5773  .  Creative problem solving to deal with your unique situation. Cash offer with minimal contigencies. Close on the date of your choice - as quickly as 2 weeks. Any condition - from ugly to beautiful. Fire, sinkhole,...
By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Pacific Realty)
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On November 25, 2015, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Census Bureau reported nationwide new single family home sales rose 10.7% to an annual rate of 495,000 homes in October of 2015 from 447,000 homes in September of 2015, and gained 4.9% from October of 20...
By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Real Estate Agent with Dana Properties
(Dana Properties, LLC.)
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By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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This lovely updated ranch style home will hit the market next week in the popular Meadowood neighborhood of Aurora CO.   This home has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a 2 car garage and a finished basement.   This home has been completely updated with stainless appliances, granite slab counters, and new...
By Chris Dunham
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Hammon Heating & Cooling joins Real Talk USA - The Home Physical ShowLiving in the Valley of the Sun, means we all have Air Conditioning Units either on our roofs or the side of our homes. We don't use them for 6 months out of the year, but when we do, we need them to function at 100%, especially...
By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
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Getting To The REAL Root Cause Of A ProblemAs an engineer supporting production lines I spent decades solving problems.  Determining why something wasn't performing as expected.  And sometimes you could THINK you knew what the cause was and "fix it", but if you didn't REALLY figure it out, the pr...
By Chris Dunham
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Robins Plumbing Joins Real Talk USA - Preventing LeaksArizona has incredibly hard water, if you have a soft water system, you can extend the life of your water related appliances (Hot Water Heater, Washing Machine and Faucets). Robins Plumbing joined Real Talk USA to give us the 411 on how to pre...
By Katina Hargrove 352-551-0308, Broker/Owner, GRI,SFR, Realtor
(Stake Your Land Realty, Inc.)
Comments 0 acres in Equestrian Royal Trails, make it your next building site. Once you build, you may park your RV and boat. The community has miles of paved road to bike ride or jog. Community Park, playground, screened pavilion plus access to...
By Mark Murad
(United Real Estate)
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   SUMMARY       The current inventory level for Stone Ridge decrease to 15 active listings. There were 2 new listings, 1 homes receiving contracts and 4 homes reported sold last week.  Click HERE for entire post...
By Mark Murad
(United Real Estate)
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                                                                    SUMMARYThe current inventory level for South Riding increased to 40 active listings. With 2 new listings and 2 homes which went under contract last week last week. 1 homes sold and went to record with average days on the market o...
By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
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Meet Dwight Dorsett, the newest member of the Brunswick Forest Sales Executive Team! Dwight brings more than 15 years of real estate experience and has sold properties in master-planned communities from the coast of Florida to the mountains of North Carolina.Why Brunswick ForestDwight was happy t...
By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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  Pensacola Home Source 32503, 32504, 32514, Passenger train to quickly link Miami and OrlandoA privately owned passenger rail service should begin to connect travelers in four major Florida cities by mid-2017. Read more.   .Helpful Links Sign up for our Monthly Newsletter Local Happenings on the...
By David Vandermyden, Real Estate Professionals working for you
(Pacific Coast Group)
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Homes for Sale in Hilldale Townhomes, Rocklin, CA Why Do People Live Here?Hilldale Townhomes is a charming community in Rocklin, just 2.1 miles away from the city center. The neighborhood sits in the middle of these roads and highways - Park Drive in the north, Harold Johnson Expressway in the so...
By Sharon Kowitz, Cary, NC Relocation Specialist ~ Buying or Selling
(Fonville Morisey-CRS-SRES-ABR-GRI-E-Pro-CREN)
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I have to share this article! It's important for Agents who have clients moving to the Triangle as well as Agents that are here. Those of us who are Southern born and raised always find it funny how many Northerners are moving to our area. I think the couple in the article states it best "why mov...
By Michelle Bush, Growing Las Vegas & Henderson one family at a time
(Keller Williams Realty Southwest Las Vegas)
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 24 HOUR Information Hotline – Call 800-954-3801 Ext. 111# for More Details CALL LISTING AGENT 702-483-9620 or visit for showing of this property and prelist homes in the area. 2 Story home near the Nellis Air Force Base and VA Hospital in North Las Vegas. Home sit...
By Lesley Alward, Leader of The Alward Team, Client Focused Results Driven Prescott AZ Realtors
(Realty Executives Northern Arizona)
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Prescott Country Club offers an active lifestyle and an easy drive to Phoenix metro area to beat the heatand enjoy a day of golf or visiting area residents and using the community pool or tennis courts as a guest.    The Prescott Country Club is an older golf community located in Dewey, Arizona. ...
By Rich Cederberg, eXp Realty Agent Albuquerque
(eXp Realty)
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 Stonebridge subdivision is located in Northwest Albuquerque. Stonebridge is a larger subdivision with an impressive stacked stone entryway off McMahon Blvd. The homes in the neighborhood were built by Centex from approximately 2001-2004. Search Stonebridge Homes for Sale in NW AlbuquerqueSchool ...
By Jeff&Grace Safrin, SpousesSellingHousesTM
(F.C.Tucker 1st Team Real Estate)
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  The City of Crown Point is the county seat of Lake County, Northwest Indiana near the Illinois border and approx. 44 miles from downtown Chicago (Map) The History of Crown Point is interesting and Hollywood has even filmed a movie on site here :) With close proximity to the Windy City, award wi...
By Tammie White, Franklin Homes Realty, Franklin TN
((615) 495-0752 or
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Franklin TN Home Sales for September 2012 provided by Tammie White Franklin TN REALTOR®: Properties currently active on the market: 733 Single-family properties closed in September 2012: 143 Average sales price: $399,086 Average list price: $412,148 Sales price to list price ratio: 96.8% Average ...
By Kevin Kowalkowski
(Coldwell Banker)
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Use me as your realtor, I will pay up to $3,000.00 of your closing cost, NO JOKE.     Kevin K. Coldwell Banker 831 840-6456