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By Christina Sanchez Hood, SiliconValleyHOODS.com | Luxury Real Estate & More
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Imagine that you have $5,000,000 and you are ready to buy a home in Silicon Valley, CA.  Think quick, what are you going to do?  Well, I trust that your first call would be to me, lol.  Afterwards, I would take you out and show you some pretty amazing homes for our area.  Now, hold tight, those o...
By Karen Salmon, Okotoks Real Estate Agent
(Royal LePage Benchmark)
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 Whether you are shopping for a home or looking to sell your current home, you will need to consider all of your options. You can work with a REALTOR, or you can attempt to navigate the process on your own. Some people believe that a REALTOR is simply an overpaid person who tours you around neigh...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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The pool behind one stunning Houlton Maine home, can you see yourself, other loved ones surrounding you?We can. The home at 9 Park Street Houlton Maine is one attractive property, just like the listing price.Holidays inside around the Maine home fireplaces. Or taking a dip in the in ground pool i...
By Adam Franzetti, Work With A Specialist!!
(Franzetti Real Estate)
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The New Little Elm Crafthouse Hops Into Little Elm, TexasGrowing Lake City The emerging Town of Little Elm is a "Lake City" and has methodically started adding top attractions and restaurants to compliment the fantastic lake location. The newest addition comes in the form of a crafthouse and grow...
By Jacob Thomas, Weston, Davie, Coopercity, Southwest Ranches, Miramar Realtor, South Florida Estate Homes Inc.
(South Florida Estate Homes Inc)
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SFL Real Estate News- New FLA. laws go into effect July 1, 2015 Real estate market data provided by your local expert, Jacob Thomas- SFEHomesSFL Real Estate News- New FLA. laws go into effect July 1, 2015 TOP DEALS IN SOUTH FLORIDA TODAY..Please click the links below:-FREE LIST of Today's Short s...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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It is amazing how much new construction we are seeing in Chicago. In the downtown area called "The Loop" there is multiple new building sites going up and you can see the cranes up in the sky. A few years ago there was nothing happening, no construction at all. This day I stopped and snapped this...
By Marla Yost, The Marla Yost Team
(Marla Yost Team- Keller Williams Realty)
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4445 Carolina St. Grand Prairie ,Texas  "SOLD" by Marla Yost Team   This beautiful home was located in the Westchester subdivision of Grand Prairie , Tx.   Are you ready to list your home?We would love to earn your business .Now`s The time To Sell  *Interest rates are ticking up.*Inventory of hom...
By Kate McQueen, REALTOR®, Houston Bay Area, League City-Bay Area Homes
(KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY CLEAR LAKE NASA)
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Bay Area Houston is comprised of a group of coastal municipalities, bordering or near Galveston Bay. These communities include the Clear Lake Area and all of Galveston County.  Boating and water sportsBoating is popular in the area, and Seabrook, Texas is one of the largest boating communities in...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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Home Prices in Scottsdale AZ for July 2015Real estate market data for Scottsdale, AZ provided by The Arizona Standard of Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living.  Find out what you home is worth in the current market, call 480-432-1618. Scottsdale Home Prices We have seen 4 straight months of sold ...
By Bobi Bigelow, Advertising / Marketing Administrator
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate)
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Winter / Ski Rental: 1300 SF, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom townhouse at Crossing at Riverplace in Woodstock, New Hampshire. This unit features: stainless appliances, cherry floors, laundry room, 1st floor bedroom with full bathroom and view of the Pemigewasset River.  Rent includes: water, sewer, landsc...
By David Baker Realtor - Laveen Homes for sale, Your local Expert
(HomeSmart)
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Sold in Rogers Ranch Laveen Az, another home sold by David Baker of HomeSmart Realty.  Rogers Ranch in Laveen Az is a pretty popular community with several different home floor plans having been built in the early to mid 2000's.  Homes range from the low 1200 square foot all the way up to 3336 sq...
By Bobi Bigelow, Advertising / Marketing Administrator
(Alpine Lakes Real Estate)
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6-Month Winter / Ski Rental: 1109 SF, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condominium at Rivergreen in Lincoln, New Hampshire. This unit features: tile floors, laundry area, deck with views of the Pemigewasset River, underground utilities and metal roof. Rent includes: snow-plowing, trash removal, water, sewer...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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10262 Clubhouse Turn Road Lake Worth FL 33449Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Lake Worth FLListing DetailsHome For Sale in Lake Worth FL 10262 Clubhouse Turn Road Lake Worth FL 33449 Price: $299,900 MLS number: RX-10144391 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Garage: 2 Square Feet: 2339 Year ...
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 Bristol TN 6.30.15 ...Check Out 104 Spanish Oak Road! REAL ESTATE NEWS UPDATE! Check out the latest news ...Another Just Sold Home in Bristol TN 6.30.15 ...Check Out 104 Spanish Oak Road!  This was a great home located just minutes from Downtown Bristol and The Bristol C...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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It's National Homeownership Month in June and all month we've been reviewing the top 10 reasons to own your own home:  Reason #1:  Paying rent is not a good investment. Reason #2:  Owning a home motivates you to become a better citizen and be more involved in civic activities. Reason #3:  You wan...
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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Just Sold Home in Bristol TN 6.29.15 ...Check Out 5041 Old Jonesboro Rd! REAL ESTATE NEWS UPDATE! Check out the latest news ....Just Sold Home in Bristol TN 6.29.15 ...Check Out 5041 Old Jonesboro Rd!  This was a great home priced at $168,750 and located just minutes from The Bristol Country Club...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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9542 Vercelli Street Lake Worth FL 33467Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Lake Worth FLListing DetailsHome For Sale in Lake Worth FL 9542 Vercelli Street Lake Worth FL 33467 Price: $380,000 MLS number: RX-10147601 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Garage: 2 Square Feet: 2437 Year Built: 200...
By Jesse Coffey, Trust in Experience and Proven Results
(Roseville Real Estate Agent | Lincoln Real Estate Agent | Rocklin Real Estate Agent | Granite Bay Real Estate Agent)
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We just sold out latest flip project! Here are the before and after pictures of 2800 Panay Ct, Carmichael, Ca. 95608. This was our most extensive flip project so far. The renovations took six weeks and include a completely new kitchen, new bathrooms, new flooring throughout the entire home, paint...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Vista del Lago June 2015 Market ReportAs of June 2015, there are 3 active listings in Vista del Lago. The list prices range from $49,900 to $74,900 for an average list price of $64,600 which equates to $76.22 per sq. ft. of living area.There are currently two condos under contract which have not ...
By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Decades Of Service to the Greater Minot ND Area
(National Marketing Realtors)
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AGAINST ALL ODDSAgainst All Odds It would seem to be an outright miracle that this plant is alive, much less thriving. Growing threw the minutest of cracks in a cement floor, inside a building, and with no know source of water. I think we have all known or heard inspiring stories of people who, l...