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By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA.
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
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I read this quote this morning and although Dr. Cloud may not be specifically be referring to a 'move' in geographic terms, nonetheless, the quote is applicable to every aspect of a 'move.' Moving is a reality of life. Whether it be moving to:A new jobA new hobbyNew eating habitsA new exercise re...

By Michael Gross, expert advise | exceptional service
(EnTrust Realty)
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Chandler Property ManagementProperty management in Chandler, AZ for single family residential investment properties and multifamily residential investment properties.  The Chandler market is hot and ripe for real estate investment.  Finding high quality property management can make your residenti...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Private schools in Upcountry Maui - Makawao, Pukalani, KulaThese are the options for private education in the Upcountry area of Maui, with links to their websites, and primary phone number. Seabury Hall on Olinda RoadSeabury Hall - grades 6 through 12. Olinda Rd, Mak...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Fountain Hills Real Estate & Information Fountain Hills, Arizona is a master-planned community built in 1970.  Prior to that time, the nearly 13,000 acres of land that the town now sits on was part of the largest cattle ranch in the state of Arizona.  The land was purchased in the 1960’s by Rober...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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Moving To FLORIDA? Where To Live In Orlando? How to Choose the Right City when Moving from Another StateThousands of people are moving to Central FL each year and if you are reading this post, you might also be thinking about leaving the cold and snow behind. There’s no better time to move than n...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Did you know agave plants grow on Maui?  I was quite surprised to see this field planted with agave while viewing a large estate for sale in upcountry Maui Hawaii.  Why not grow agave plants?  They seem to be doing well and probably don't need a lot of water and maintenance.  Maybe this crop coul...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 No surprise there - I've been writing about Wilmette's strong real estate market for years. Crain's Chicago Business just published a list of 8 city neighborhoods and 8 suburbs where your money will stretch while other amenites like schools, restaurants, or location add to the positive mix.Why h...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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There Are Still Homes for Sale in Farmington, Clarksville TNWhy Do People Choose Farmington?Farmington Subdivision is a popular neighborhood in the Rossview School Zone. It is located 1.3 miles from Exit 8 of I-24. This location is one of the primary reasons buyers select this area to buy. The ho...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
(Chris Brown | Certified Mortgage Planners)
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Economic news was impacted by the Martin Luther King holiday on Monday and the Presidential Inauguration on Friday. Readings released included reports on inflation, the National Association of Home Builders Housing Market Index and Commerce Department releases on housing starts and building permi...

By Michelle Cooks, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
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Pensacola, Pace, Gulf Breeze Property Management, Address website accessibility to avoid lawsuits. It takes two tech tools for people with visual, hearing or other disabilities to access website content - one on their end and one on your business's end. Read more.   Are you paying too much in Pro...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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The Inn at Playa Del Rey The Inn at Playa Del Rey is one of our favorites for an adult overnight. Located in Playa Del Rey (not to be confused with nearby Playa Vista, nicknamed "Silicon Beach"), the Inn is a charming 21-room New England-style B and B on Culver Boulevard less than a mile from the...

By Rebecca Gaujot, the Go To Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
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 Lewisburg, WV Land For Sale   Lewisburg LAND for sale 2016 Year End Recap:  The 2016 year end stats show there were 15 lots/land sales in the Lewisburg area, priced from a low of $6,200 to a high of $900,000 with an average price of $108,740. The amount of sold acreage was 0.29 acres to 572.59 a...

(RE/MAX 4000)
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Fountain Greens Condominiums in Grand JunctionFountain Greens is located in convenient North area of Grand Junction Walking trails, benches for sitting, ponds and park like grounds make Fountain Greens a popular lifestyle.Canyonview park which is the largest park in Grand Junction is just one mil...

By Corey Martin, Real Estate and Management Solutions
(Martin Presence Group)
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Choudrant, LA  Choudrant, Louisiana. “Where is that?”  Or maybe you say, “How do you even pronounce that?” Well, this little village is tucked in the eastern corner of Lincoln Parish, (that’s north LA if you don’t know), and you pronounce it “SHOO-drant”. There is no Wal-Mart……or grocery store…....

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 1
Litchfield Park Real Estate & Information For the 5,476 or so people that call Litchfield Park home, the tiny burg just 15 miles from Phoenix is their own slice of paradise.  The town has remained small — only 3.3 square miles in total size — so folks running into each other at the Post Office do...

By Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester
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1333 Whitney Road, Ontario, New York will be held open Sunday 1/29/2017 from 1pm to 3pm.A three bedroom, two bath comtemporary home and nestled on 4.93 acres. Roof is two years old and a pond for relaxing on a warm summer night or watching the varied wild life roam.Offered by Nothnagle Realtor"s ...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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 Tap Into my Nelson Network!La Jolla Realtor with an International Network!!! Access Real Estate Professionals Across North America Friends don't let friends work with strangers! Did you know the average family moves every 5-7 years? Military families average every 2-3 years. You want to trust th...

By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
(Beachfront Realty)
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 I love Sunday mornings, quiet start followed by a great breakfast, the gym, usually some real estate work and then fun time. This Sunday will be one of THOSE days but minus the work part. Happy Sunday all! I dare you to give me a call today and give me a reason to work!

By Christian Penner, Your Mortgage Banker - 561-373-0987
(The Christian Penner Mortgage Team)
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  Send to a Friend Follow Me On: Mortgage Market Guide: Housing Starts Surge, Inflation Is Up    In This Issue           Last Week in Review: Housing Starts surged and consumer inflation stepped up. Forecast for the Week: The final read on economic growth in 2016 will captivate audiences. View: ...

By Shawn McNeal, Shawn McNeal
(Remax Acorn Properties)
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 Homes For Salein the West LakeSammamishNeighborhoodBellevue WA    Credit to Photo Owner  Why do you want to live here? West Lake Sammamish is a suburban neighborhood located in Bellevue, Washington. It has a median real estate price is $739,875, which is more expensive than 94.8% of the neighbor...