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The quick answer is maybe. First of all is it an improvement or maintenance? You have a roof that needs to be replaced. The new roof costs $7500. Did this add $7500 to the value of the home? No it didn’t. This was a maintenance issue. The appraiser would have subtracted the cost of a new...
By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR - Fairfield County CT Real Estate
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Homes for Sale and Real Estate)
BIGGEST HOME SELLER MISTAKES Thinking of selling your home this spring? Would you like to hit the listing out of the park? While a savvy, experienced real estate agent should be a top tool in your toolbox, the most common reasons that a house will not sell in a good market are often within ...
By Lenn Harley, Real Estate Broker - Virginia & Maryland
(Lenn Harley, Homefinders.com, MD & VA Homes and Real Estate)
Those Home Inspectors Really Know Their Business. One thing for sure. I do not know their business. I am constantly amazed and impressed with the volume and depth of knowledge of the home inspectors I know and whose posts I read on ActiveRain. Maryland has a Residential Property Condition Disc...
By Debra Walsh, Hudson Valley NY Real Estate 845.928.8000
(Keller Williams Realty)
Saturday morning February 15, 2014, after days and days of snow and ice, we headed to Newark Airport in New Jersey for our flight to Phoenix for Keller Williams Family Reunion. As most of you know my colleague took a bad fall on the ice that day at the airport. It was almost impossible to get a...
Cary's Spring Operation Medicine Drop March 22nd, 2014 On Sunday March 22nd, the town of Cary, NC will be hosting, in support of National Poison Prevention Week, and as part of North Carolina's statewide Operation Medicine Drop. Residents may safely dispose prescription and over the counter expir...
Homes for Sale in Governors Ranch subdivision of Littleton, CO Why Do People Live here? Governors Ranch is a beautiful and quiet neighborhood of single family homes that is located just 14 miles south east of Downtown Denver. It's not uncommon to see neighborhood kids playing in the streets duri...
By Chris and Dick Dovorany, Broker/Associate at Premiere Plus Realty
( Homes for Sale in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida)
We know that Naples is paradise. If your idea of that is to have an estate, then maybe you should look at the homes for sale in Oakes Estates Naples, Florida. This one of a kind neighborhood is located just east of the Interstate, off Oakes Boulevard, south of Cypress Woods, Huntington Lake...
By Jerry Newman, Texas REALTOR, San Antonio Military Relocation
(Green Home Realty, 210-789-4216,www.Selling-SanAntonioHomes.com)
Veterans! Mark your calendars for April 22, 2014 for the next scheduled Forfeited Land Sales for Texas Veterans on Type I Tract properties. Now would be a great time to start your Search for Type I Available Tracts being offered in the Great State of Texas. All bids are sealed, and can be place...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
Buying A Home and Living in Bristol TN~VA Area …The Sky is The Limit! If you are thinking about ...Buying A Home and Living in Bristol TN~VA Area …The Sky is The Limit! The Bristol TN~VA Area is really a great place to live ...just stop someone on the street and ask them! We are after all...
By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
Understanding the Duties & Responsibilities of Escrow: (Information shared by Glenoaks Escrow) The escrow process can be a complicated and often technical necessity of buying and selling real estate. Understanding the various duties and functions of the escrow can assist all parties in ensuring a...
Homes for Sale in Southridge of Highlands Ranch Why Do People Choose Southridge? Southridge in Highlands Ranch is an attactive community for home buyers wanting a newer home in what most consider a more rural setting in Highlands Ranch. Most of the homes in this neighborhood were built between ...
Homes for Sale in Stonebury of Highlands Ranch Why Do People Choose Stonebury? Stonebury is a smaller community of upscale homes located in Highlands Ranch. It is just to the south of Mansion Hills and north of the Backcountry. Home buyers love the well maintained homes that are centrally locat...
Homes for Sale in Settlers Village of Highlands Ranch Why Do People Choose Settlers Village? Settlers Village is located within the neighborhood commonly known as Eastridge. Settlers Village consists of around 120 townhomes in an excellent location across from Highlands Heritage Regional Park w...
By Kristin Hamilton, CDPE, SFR, CHS -Realtor-Redlands/Loma Linda Homes
(Keller Williams Realty)
Happy 25th Birthday to the Creation of the Internet Today, March 12, 2014 is the 25th Birthday of the INTERNET. Google posted this today and how remarkable that they received a copy of his original post. On the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web, Google shared this guest post from Sir Tim Ber...
Welcome to Santa Fe Hills Community in beautiful Solana Beach, California Santa Fe Hills is Community comprised of 405 beautiful homes tucked away in the charming, seaside community of Solana Beach. It is located along the northern coast of San Diego County, and is minutes south of Encinita...
Homes for sale in Glenbrook Search for all current Homes for sale in the Glenbrook subdivision of Littleton Colorado, including full details and pictures. This home search is directly linked to the Colorado MLS and is updated several times a day to ensure accuracy. The Glenbrook subdivision of L...
By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County Ohio
(RE/MAX Elite 513.265.3004 www.LizTour.com)
Natorp's Nursery Outlet Spring Sale Starts April 2 2014 After the Winter that just won't seem to quit, doesn't the thought of getting back out into your garden appeal to you? Well pretty soon Natorp's Nursery Outlet is opening for their annual spring sale! Literally acres and acres of plants o...
Just SOLD in Overlook at Lake Louisa Subdivision in Clermont FLClermont FL homeowners thinking about selling their home as well as buyers are encouraged to act quickly to get great deals. Here’s an example how fast a home gets sold in Clermont FL when it’s priced right and show ready.This beautif...
Kentlands Community Happy Hour, Friday, March 14th The Kentlands Citizens Assembly will be hosting the Kentlands Community Happy Hour on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m at the Kentlands Clubhouse. This adults only event is open for all of the residents of Kentlands. Wine, beer...
(Albuquerque Homes Realty * www.AlbuquerqueHomes.com)
New Construction Home Sold & Closed NW Albuquerque If you are considering building a new construction home remember you NEED a knowledgeable REALTOR working for you! There is NO CHARGE TO YOU for this service! The builders agent is often an employee of the builder and has the best interest ...