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By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert,Lecturer,Author,Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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After moving into a new home or apartment or perhaps you have been there for many years consider these 3 quick tips to help energize your home. 1. Light candles or use fake candles to ignite warm new energy.  2. Burning sage, incense or natural oils is another great way to shift the energy throug...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
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That quote is so appropriate in real estate investing.  I wrote a blog about how to make a small fortune in real estate.  You start with a large one.  Would be investors who watch those midnight specials on how to become a millionaire should go to sleep.Investing in real estate is not for amateur...
By Judi K Barrett, Broker/Owner, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDAB
(Judi Barrett~Integrity Real Estate Services~Idabel, Oklahoma)
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No, I cannot give you that information! All details specific to the purchase contract are considered as confidential information.  They are only given to those that need  to know due to their involvement in the final execution of the contract.  Certain parties are part of the fulfilling of the ob...
By Dale Dresel, Maricopa City & Goodyear Neighborhood Realtor©
(HomeSmart Success, Maricopa & Goodyear AZ)
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 Home for Rent in the Great Wigwam Creek North at Litchfield Park  $950 / Month 12625 W PASADENA AVELitchfield Park, AZ 853404 Beds / 2 Baths  1314 SqFt of living space MLS# 5344067  This is a small 4 bedroom home, easy to keep clean and everything is new.  New Paint, New Carpet, newer appliances...
By Greg Harrelson, Myrtle Beach Real Estate
(C21 The Harrelson Group / C21 Charleston Expert Advisors)
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The Grande Dunes condo community of Vista del Mar offers incredible luxury in a private and elegant oceanfront condominium complex. The three towers that make up the complex have a gated entrance and private elevators assure the safety of residents. Perfect as a family vacation home or a primary ...
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 Re-test: It Must Be Something In the Air Testing for radon is high on the list for home buyers in RI coastal real estate since there is a fair amount of it in the state.  Understand centuries ago the glaciers left the granite under the earth here.  So if radon is at a level above what the E...
By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Who is more important in a transaction? The Listing Agent or the Buyer Broker? I walked into a feud, dropping off a contract at a big time Real Estate office, where they were loudly discussing who works harder during the Purchase and Sales of a home?  I stayed out of it, but can tell you that my ...
By The Home Shoppe, Real Estate Done Right
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Specialized Schools in the FRHSD, Freehold Regional High School DistrictThinking about Selling your Home? Your Home may be worth WAY more than you think? For an instant home valuation visit www.centralnjhousevalues.comThinking about Buying a Home? Search for NJMLS Homes at www.centralnjhomesforsa...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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Nina Hollander and Carolinas Realty Partners are pleased to share this 5-Star Review  from one of our clients, who recently relocated to the Charlotte metro area with his family. Building long-term relationships with our clients is the cornerstone of our business. And we are always delighted when...
By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Short Sale - CDPE, REDS
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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 In Wisconsin....we highly recommend that every Buyer has a home inspection done by a licensed home inspector. If there are issues that require a specific contractor....there can be evaluations and quotes done by electricians, plumbers, foundation specialists, roofers...etc.       Buyers usually...
By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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HOME PRICES IN BYRSON | HERNDON, VA 20171 Relevant Real Estate Information for the Byrson Condos in Herndon, VA Home Value. BRYSON HOME VALUES To find out the true value of your home Click Here For a free consultation about what we do to sell your home for top dolla...
By Come Home Inc, Property Marketing Specialists
(Come Home Inc)
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7668 Maywood Crest Drive West Palm Beach FL 33412Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in West Palm Beach FLListing DetailsHome For Sale in West Palm Beach FL 7668 Maywood Crest Drive West Palm Beach FL 33412 Price: $719,900MLS number: RX-10171135Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 3.1Garage: 2 Square Fe...
By Dale Dresel, Maricopa City & Goodyear Neighborhood Realtor©
(HomeSmart Success, Maricopa & Goodyear AZ)
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HOME FOR RENT IN LITCHFIELD PARK 12625 W PASADENA AVE LITCHFIELD PARK AZ 85340 $950 | 4 BEDROOMS | 2 BATHROOMS | 2 CAR PARKING | 1314 SQUARE FEET | MLS: 5344067 This is a small 4 bedroom home, Easy to keep clean and everything is new. New Paint, New Carpet, newer appliances. Ceiling Fans and Bli...
By Rebecca Gaujot, the Go To Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
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The cabin at 133 Magnolia Lane in Hinton, WV, located on the Greenbrier River has sold and closed. The buyers are from North Carolina and now have a great place to get away and enjoy nature.  The 1BR/1BA cozy cabin is fully furnished and has 658 sq ft., of living space, with a large covered scree...
By Rebecca Gaujot, the Go To Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
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  Sold and closed in 53 days.  My neighbors are now the new owners of 117 Sunshine Drive, Lewisburg WV.  When this house came on the market, I called my neighbors, we saw it the next day and wrote a contract same day.  The house was exactly what the buyers were looking for... hardwood floors, rec...
By Cheryl Daly-Benjamin, Associate Broker
(Realty ONE Group)
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In the state of Arizona, the average monthly cost of homeowners insurance is $57.94, or, just a little over $695 annually. Couple this with the cost of utilities, repairs, replacements, an average monthly car loan payment of $482, and, it’s little wonder why consumers look to save money wherever ...
By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Decades Of Service to the Greater Minot ND Area
(National Marketing Realtors)
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A Big Thank You to follow Rainer Jay Markanich  A year or two ago Jay wrote a blog about inspections at new construction. At first I thought... really! I'd never heard of or even thought of doing an inspection on a new home.Jay's post was a real eye opener for me. Of course there can be problems ...
By Tammy Lankford, I love Lake Sinclair, it shows (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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Sometimes people who call you with questions can prompt ideas for a blog post.  That's what happened today.  I got a call asking about our local high speed Internet service providers in the area.  Leads me to tell a quick story...Back in the day... when Georgia only had two area codes for the ent...
By Shawn McNeal, Shawn McNeal
(Remax Acorn Properties)
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   Kenmore (sometimes referred to as Kenmore by the Lake) is a city in King County, Washington, United States, along the northernmost shores of Lake Washington. A mix of bedroom community, one-time country retreat, and freshwater industrial port, prominent features include the nation's largest se...
By Shawn McNeal, Shawn McNeal
(Remax Acorn Properties)
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 Burlington is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. The population is 8,388 as recorded by the 2010 census. It is included in the Mount Vernon–Anacortes, Washington Metropolitan Statistical Area. Watch the video to know more about Burlington City!    Fairhaven AvenueOriginally, Bur...