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By Frank Rubi, MBA,
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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There are currently 2 Wilowdale homes for sale in Luling, La. with a living space range from 2632 - 2864  square footage. Average Bedroom was 4 and 2.5 baths.  There is one home under contract.Wilowdale Homes for Sale in Luling, La5 traditional Sales - in the Last 6 months Average List PriceNo Sh...
By Diane Plant, Broker, TorontoHomeSearch: Forest Hill Real Estate
(Forest Hill Real Estate Inc, Brokerage)
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  I have been a realtor for over 25 years. In the body of the offer there is a line "and legally described as-_______________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________...
By Harry Ikanson
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The buying and selling of property can happen either directly between the owner of the property and the potential buyer, or it can take place through a licensed and registered real estate agent. The maximum number of transactions in the real estate world takes place through a real estate agent, o...
By Marla Yost, The Marla Yost Team
(Marla Yost Team- Keller Williams Realty)
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Are you ready to call Arlington, Texas home? Arlington is home to Six Flags Over Texas, a nation-wide theme park that includes many notable attractions. Six Flags also opened Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, a waterpark, after the previous location, Wet 'n Wild, was sold to them in the mid 90's. For r...
By Margaret Woda, Maryland Real Estate & Military Relocation
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.)
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Why buy in a golf course community if you don't play golf?Have you ever noticed that most golf course communities seem to have a lot of residents with little or no interest in playing golf? In fact, that describes us when we purchased our first home - a townhome in Crofton, Maryland, just blocks ...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Home For Sale in Wasilla AK4601 N Sasbo Bluff Loop Wasilla, AK 99654Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Wasilla AKListing Details4601 N Sasbo Bluff Loop Wasilla, AK 99654Price: $199,900MLS number: 15-10895Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 2Square Feet: 1728 Lot Size: 1.21 Acre Year Built: 1999Cal...
By Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO
(Cedaredge Land Company)
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If You're Searching for Property on Zillow You're Missing OutI know from personal experience that you aren't seeing all of the property that is available for sale, if you are using Zillow to search for property. I know because I'm a real estate broker in Western Colorado and not all of my listing...
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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21 Acre Estate in Bluff City TN Just Reduced to $1,699,850 on 8.28.15  REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH! Check out the latest news  in The Bristol TN Area ....21 Acre Estate in Bluff City TN Just Reduced to $1,699,850 on 8.28.15  They don't get any better than this one ...Click on the video and you will se...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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News Release: We are proud to anounce the home at 2 ANNE AVE in SALEM NH, 03079 has SOLD and is now CLOSED. Exclusively listed by the Godzyk Real Estate Services, there were several offers and Buyers could still be looking for a home like yours. With Easy access to rte 93. Newer siding, windows a...
By Sidney Kutchuk, Property Management & Sales Experts 951-217-6745
(Property Management & Sales at REALTY WORKS TEMECULA, CA 92590 (951) 217-6745)
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Harveston Lake in Temecula Ca is one of my favorite places.Today I have a very brief market update about one of the best neighborhoods in Temecula. I'm talking about Harveston Lake, which is a beautiful new suburb. Watch this video to learn more about Harveston Lake!
By Bobi Bigelow, Advertising / Marketing Administrator
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate)
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 RENT: 1400 SF, 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom townhouse located at White Birches in Waterville Estates, Thornton, New Hampshire.  This 2-level rental features; Rinnai heat, fireplace, skylights, master bedroom with master bathroom en-suite (whirlpool tub and tiled shower), plus deck with Mountain Views. ...
By Curtis Van Carter, Your Napa Valley Broker Extraordinaire
(Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley)
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Yountville Weekly Real Estate Updatefor all Yountville listings current available, go to Yountville Real Estate for saleMedian prices, average days on marketcurrent for sale                9,   med price $1,200,000, avg days on market 166current sale pendings     2,   med price $1,133,500, avg da...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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How old are the homes in your state? In the Carolinas homes, on average, are quite new, (mostly built since the turn of the current century) as they are thoughout much of the Southeast, Southwest, and Northwest. Obviously a major reason for this stems from the population growth in these parts of...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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4671 Tara Cove Way #43 West Palm Beach FLSearch current inventory of Homes for Sale inWest Palm Beach FLListing DetailsHome For Sale in West Palm Beach FL 4671 Tara Cove Way #43 West Palm Beach FL Price: $284,900 MLS number: RX-10159447 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.1Garage: 1Square Feet: 1866 Year B...
By Hank Ewing
(Bellator Real Estate & Development)
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Homes for Sale in The Retreat at Tiawasee, Daphne, AlabamaWhy Do People Live here?The Retreat at Tiawasee is a beautiful neighborhood of single family homes that is conveniently located in Daphne, Alabama. It's not uncommon to see neighborhood kids playing the streets of this quaint little oasis ...
By Tim Tanz, St Louis Real Estate
(Platinum Realty)
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Congratulations to my buyers, Jonathan and Jackie, on the purchase and closing of your new home.  I wish you many years of happiness here.  Thank you for allowing me to assist you as your Accredited Buyer's Representative. I have been representing home buyers and home sellers in the St Louis Metr...
By Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO
(Cedaredge Land Company)
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Can I Take it With Me When I Move?What is the difference between real property and personal property? This question comes up a lot when a seller has their house under contract and they are getting ready to move. It should be discussed when sellers first list their home.It seems easy to some selle...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Wilsonville OR 97070Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Wilsonville ORListing DetailsHomes for Sale in Wilsonville OR Wilsonville OR 97070Price: $675,000 MLS number: 14307052 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 3 Square Feet: 4090 Lot Size: 0.14 Acre Year Built: 2007  Call Green Group Real Estate at...
By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
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Not My Monkeys, Not My Circus!When  you work with clients for months and months, it's easy to get invested in taking care of them.  You want them to be happy, both from a personal AND business standpoint.  When they're either out of (our sellers) or in (our buyers) a home, having them satisfied t...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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"If It Breaks" Offers Handyman Services in Colorado A good handyman can be hard to come by at times.  We all know the good ones are booked up for weeks before we can get their help.  That is why it’s a good idea to have more than one handyman in your arsenal of vendors. I would like to introduce ...