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By Michael Shetler
(Keller Williams Village Square Realty)
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Every year around this time we see headlines about property taxes."Which counties in NJ have the highest, lowest property taxes?" is one from NJ.com. "See what town had the highest property tax rate in Bergen County," is another.Headlines like these are deceptive - written expressly to get attent...
By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(Nothnagle Realtors)
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 Have you ever watched the television show MythBusters?  If not, it is a show that takes various theories and tests them to decide whether they are fact or fiction?As a real estate professional, there are tons of theories that not only buyers and sellers believe but also other Realtors®.  There l...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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Every Realtor Should Have a Good Estate Sale Partner on Their Team Over the years, I have found that having a good estate sale company that I can trust is very important when helping my sellers make transitions to their new lifestyle.   Sure, the seller can donate items to charity or hold a garag...
By Amanda and Jared Christiansen, Century 21 Bradley Realtors
(Century 21 Bradley (260)704-0843)
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That is a question we get all the time from potential clients and from the general public.   The answer is always going to depend on who you ask, so this is us, two professional full time Realtors that live and breathe real estate, giving our opinion of the Fort Wayne real estate market.   For se...
By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Northern Virginia Realtor
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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Westmoore in Ashburn, VA 20148Westmoore will be Ashburn’s first metro community – very exciting for the Loudoun County area. Ryan and NVHomes will be constructing almost 600 homes and Phase I is scheduled for July/August deliveries. I had the opportunity to attend their private preview event and ...
By Kimberly Davis, Plano, Frisco & The Colony, TX Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty)
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CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 256,000 properties regained equity in the third quarter of 2015. This is great news for the country, as 92% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation.Price Appreciation = Good News For HomeownersFrank Nothaft, CoreLogic’s Chi...
By Edward & Celia Maddox, EXPERIENCE & INTEGRITY - WE TAKE THE HIGH ROAD
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Article on RIS MediaThe Celtic Connection Realty Team - We Take the High RoadSolutions Real Estate - Multi-Million Dollar Producers 2004-2015 Direct: 480-987-9322 Cell: 480-612-7968 Fax: 800-410-9607  To search for homes go to our web sites:http://www.QueenCreekRealEstateSolution.com   (includes ...
By Sean Casey, Greenville, Hockessin, Newark & Bear Homes
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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  Homes for Sale in the Beech Hill Neighborhood Newark DEWhy Do People Live here?Beech Hill is a beautiful neighborhood of single family homes that is conveniently located just miles outside of Downtown Newark. It's not uncommon to see neighbors out walking their dogs or kids playing the streets ...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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 For a variety of referral reasons, we have been working with a number of buyers recently.  Second generations, boomerang buyers, formerly divorced sellers with new partnrs, sign and internet buyers who were "too late" to write on our listings have become anxious buyers in our practice.  They ha...
By Valerie McEvoy, Oklahoma Real Estate and Homes
(RE/MAX Preferred Properties)
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MY TOP OKC REAL ESTATE PAGES AND POSTS  Top Traffic Pages and Posts on OKC Real Estate  Homes for sale in Rose Creek Edmond Oklahoma. A great community, country club and golf course! Glenhurst Homes in NW OKC. Perfect location close to Lake Hefner Oklahoma City. Coffee Creek Edmond Oklahoma Golf...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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This beautiful ranch style townhome in the Sunburst community in Aurora CO is now SOLD AND CLOSED!  Yesterday was the first day of showings at this home and by the end of the day, we had three great offers.  The seller ending up going under contract for more than list price.   16071 E Radcliff Pl...
By ROBERT SWETZ, Residential & Investment Properties
(REALTY ONE GROUP - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 702.443.7156 )
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        Resorts World Las Vegas is finally being built in Las Vegas Nevada.   In 2014 there was a 'Buzz' about the construction project of Resorts World Las Vegas on it's way, but there was very little action and or building being done.   Now in 2016 Resorts World Las Vegas will finally be on it...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Below is my most current newsletter and this is the first time I have posted this as a blog/article.  Welcome to the most current Housing Trends eNewsletter. This eNewsletter is specially designed for folks with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the...
By Georgie Hunter R(S), Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Are there monkeys on Maui? Yes, at a sanctuary in Haiku!You wouldn't expect to see monkeys on Maui, and you won't see them in the wild, but it's nice to know there is a safe haven for monkeys in Haiku.  The Pacific Primate Sanctuary is home to a number of monkeys that have been rescued from labs,...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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7 Reasons People Love Living in Stones Manor Clarksville TNStones Manor is one of the luxury neighborhoods in Clarksville TN that people are watching. It is located a mile and a half northeast of Interstate 24 near Exit 8. Once you drive through Stones Manor you will remember it and it becomes a ...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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  It was our pleasure to showing transferring Buyers their new home in Brookfield...Or potentially their new home. The lower level was beautifully finished...a bar, bath, additional bedroom with egress window, two finished recreation rooms..b-u-tiful...a great place for entertaining and guest qu...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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If You Don't Like the Weather in Clarksville, Wait 24 HoursIf you don't like the weather in Clarksville, TN, stick around, wait 24 hours and it is likely to change and be something entirely different. The four seasons are just one of the reasons I like living in Clarksville. There is quality of l...
By Rebecca Gaujot, the Go To Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
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 If you are looking for prime commercial land that is in a fantastic location  in the Greenbrier Valley here it is....  1323 MAPLEWOOD AVENUEFAIRLEA, WV 24902  Located in Fairlea, WV, in the Fort Springs District of Greenbrier County,  this commercial property is in a prime location consisting of...
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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Today in Bristol TN~VA 2.9.16 ...All Good! Check out the latest news ...Today in Bristol TN~VA 2.9.16 ...All Good!Lake just wanted to remind everyone that it's all good in .....The Bristol TN~VA Area! Just Click on his PHOTO .....to see some amazing homes for sale in our area! Thanks for stopping...
By Susan Feldman CRS, Real Estate Broker serving Seattle's Eastside
(Keller Williams Eastside)
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Homes in Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA See all homes for sale in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA.  Is it time to sell?  Find out what your home in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA is worth.The Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland is a historic district that was origina...