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By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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You see the big orange glowing ball overhead and all that energy to harness to run your Maine home.Ever had those kind of thoughts? Dreaming of solar homes in Maine and being the owner of one?In small rural areas like Maine, where wood is plentiful for heating, being self sufficient in your energ...
By Kelly Cummings and Ryan Cummings, Your Real Estate Consultants For Life!!!
(The Cummings Company)
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Judicial Foreclosure vs. Non-Judicial Foreclosure Does it seem like we have more foreclosures on the market these days than ever before?  At The Cummings Company, we list and sell foreclosures and we get lots of questions from our buyers regarding the types of foreclosure. In the United States, i...
By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
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Here is a link to my August Real Estate Update: http://ae.realtytimes.com/./click.php?h_id=22054318&nl_id=37135&a_id=40047This Newsletter is full of interesting and useful information that I think you will enjoy whether you are a buyer, seller, homeowner, or renter.This month's issue includes top...
By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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Radon Testing in Real Estate We as real estate agents become all too familiar with the many punch list things that go on when clients are selling their home.  So many, many items that must be addressed...or at least should be done.  Yes, most clients have gone through it before with past home sal...
By Gary L. Waters, Broker Owner Waters Realty of Brevard, LLC, Small Office, Big Service
(Waters Realty of Brevard, LLC)
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We all view things differently based on our own set of circumstances and goals.For instance, this morning as I hit the drive thru at McDonald's for my usual un-sweetened tea (so not southern) I asked the young man at the window "How's it going"    His reply was a real snappy "Wonderful...No kids,...
By Jay McHugh, YOUR SendOutCard Mentor
(SendOutCards-Appreciation Marketing Expert)
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   What You Need to Know: RadonJuly 31, 2015 by Jay McHugh You can’t see it. You can’t smell it. You can’t taste it. But the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) reports 1 in 3 homes have potentially dangerous levels of radon. The Surgeon General’s Office estimates that as many as 20,000...
By Frank Rubi, MBA, 504-229-7423
(Real Estate Broker - FrankRubiRealEstate.com, New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette, La. Great Louisiana Homes)
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Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC Great Louisiana Homes Greater New Orleans | Baton Rouge   Metairie | KennerBuying Investment Property Documents for Lease Property  When purchasing Leased Investment property in Jefferson Parish certain documents should be ask for during negotiations.   Working with a ...
By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
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     Blue Condo-$997,000     This 2 bedroom plus den corner unit with spectacular unobstructed bay views just hit the market. 1870 SQ FT  with floor to ceiling windows State of the art full remodeling including extra closets. Kitchen with granite countertops. Electric system roller shades, traver...
By Chris and Dick Dovorany, Broker/Associate at Premiere Plus Realty
( Homes for Sale in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida)
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       Naples Florida Weekly Rentals Allowed in 3 Bedroom Condos Many times vacationers would rather lease a home than go to a hotel.  However if you can only be there a week or less, that is where the list of Naples Florida weekly rentals allowed in 3 bedroom condos can come in handy for someon...
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 Just Sold Home in Kingsport TN 7.31.15 ...Check Out 5002 Country Dr! REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH! Check out the latest news ....Another Just Sold Home in Kingsport TN 7.31.15 ...Check Out 5002 Country Dr! This was a great one that was listed ...under contract and closed in just 55 days!  They ...
By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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Exclusively Listed by Northern Virginia Real Estate Agent Nate Johnson - 12:45 Team 571-494-1245 - 3908 Penderview Dr #606, Fairfax, VA 22033  Open House Friday August 7th - 2-4pm!  2bd/1ba Condo  - Penderbrook Golf Course Community $209,000See all open houses this weekend click here Buy this hom...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Homes in Little Ranches in Wellington FloridaFind similar homes for sale to the homes in Little Ranches in Wellington Florida.  Is it time to sell your home in Little Ranches in Wellington Florida?  Community and Homes OverviewLittle Ranches is  an equestrian community with around 100 homes.  Som...
By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Selling Silicon Valley Homes in Top Schools San Jose, Cupertino, Saratoga, Palo Alto-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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Cupertino Named in Top Ten Most Educated Places in the United States by Cupertino REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe As reported on in Forbes Magazine, for the third year in a row, the data crunchers at NerdWallet, a six-year-old personal finance website based in San Francisco, have ranked the 100 most ...
By Liz Freeman
(RE/MAX Preferred Realty)
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The number of new listings increased by 21.9% in June 2015 compared to the previous year. Pending sales decreased by 22.9% while the number of homes sold increased by 6.6% compared to June 2014. The average sales price climbed 13.5%. Days on the market decreased by 9 days or 6.3%. Date New Listin...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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16404 Aventura Avenue Pflugerville, TX 78660Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Pflugerville TXListing DetailsHome For Sale in Pflugerville TX16404 Aventura Avenue Pflugerville TX 78660 Price: $549,785 MLS number: 2792381Bedrooms: 5Bathrooms: 5Square Feet: 3825 Year Built: 2015  Jeffrey...
By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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It's not everyday you find a brand new community popping up in a built-out downtown area like HIstoric Beaufort, SCwhich is more than 300-years-old, and one of the most historic towns in America..It happened a few years ago with Fuller Street Cottages, and more more recently Midtown Square, both ...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Homes in Grand View at Crestwood in Royal Palm Beach FloridaFind similar homes for sale to the homes in Grand View at Crestwood in Royal Palm Beach Florida.  Is it time to sell your home in Grand View at Crestwood in Royal Palm Beach Florida?   Community and Homes OverviewThere are one and two st...
By Jeanean Gendron, Specializing in Selling Unique Properties
(The Address Realty)
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I love Planning. It is an important aspect of who I am. I plan. Does this "Planning" work for me? Well, let's explore the concept and the results.I plan just about everything from what I wear on a given day to the meals I cook and the groceries I buy. Does that improve my life? Yes, that would be...
By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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Exclusively SOLD by Northern Virginia Real Estate Agent Nate Johnson - 12:45 Team 571-477-1245 - 3909 Penderview Dr #1931, Fairfax, VA 22033   2bd/2ba Condo- Penderbrook Golf Course Community $250,000 in only 3 days!!! GUARANTEED!  We will sell your home in 45 days at or above market value.  Cont...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Homes in Tree Tops of Wellington in Wellington FloridaFind similar homes for sale to the homes in Tree Tops of Wellington in Wellington Florida.  Is it time to sell your home in Tree Tops of Wellington in Wellington Florida?   Community and Homes OverviewTree Tops started in 1982 and is comprised...