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By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Carroll County Farmers Market, Saturday, May 11 Mother’s Day Market   Dolores and I always enjoy our Saturday morning visits to the Carroll County Farmers Market in Westminster, Maryland.  This Saturday, May 11, 2013, is the Mother’s Day Market.  The hours are from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The first 200 ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 9
Washington DC Metro Region Home Sales Statistics, April, 2013   There were 4,233 home sales during April in the Washington DC Metro Region. This total is the highest in three years.  Condominiums and townhouses have posted the highest sale growth as they provide the most affordable housing option...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
Newcomers’ Coffee in Kentlands, Saturday, May 18   Saturday morning, May 18, 2013 is the time to meet new neighbors and to make new friends at the Kentlands Clubhouse.  The Newcomers’ Coffee hour will be from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. This is a good time to learn about community activities Current ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
Home Prices up 7.7% in DC Metro Region   Home buyers in the DC Metro Region are still faced with a lower than normal inventory of active listings of homes for sale. The low inventory and strong demand has pushed up prices. The median sold price in April was $400,000, up 7.7% from the same month l...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
Prince George's County, MD Foreclosure Auctions, Trustee Sales, Homes For Sale, Harvey West Auctioneers Harvey West Auctions, Auctioneers conducts trustee sales at the county court house entrance. Trustee sales auctions are open to the public and all qualified bidders. These sales are foreclosure...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
Prince George's County, MD Foreclosure Auctions, Trustee Sales, Homes For Sale, Cohn, Goldberg, Deutsch Maryland foreclosure auctions are conducted at the county court houses when the secured mortgage lenders instruct the trustees under the deeds of trust to conduct trustee sales due to the defau...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 11
Frederick County, MD Foreclosure Auctions, Trustee Sales, Homes For Sale, Harvey West Auctioneers Harvey West Auctions, Auctioneers conducts trustee sales at the county court house entrance. Trustee sales auctions are open to the public and all qualified bidders. These sales are foreclosures by t...

By Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Comments 33
One of the things I enjoy doing when I am blogging is featuring other share-worthy content. There are a lot of real estate bloggers out there who go unnoticed.Part of the problem is they may not spend any time promoting their content. Others don't know the first thing about SEO - so even though t...

By Ritu Desai, Virginia Realtor-Fairfax/Loudoun/PW-703-625-4949
(Samson Properties)
Comments 0
Numerous townhomes are spread out throughout Brambleton from North Star to Belmont Ridge. Now, most of the new home construction is developing near or in the heart of Brambleton town center.Look out for following 2 of the coming soon townhome collection in the Brambleton area.  2017 Coming Soon N...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
Comments 16
 Spring officially arrived this week and Daylight Savings Time arrived last week. No doubt, the season of change is here. Are you planning a change of address in the Charlotte metro region during this season of change? If you are, I'm ready to assist you whether you are buying or selling a home o...

By Brad Thomsen, Broker / Owner
(Big Bear Realty ~ Broker / Owner)
Comments 0
  For Professional Real Estate Services in Lynnwood contact Brad Thomsen, Broker/Owner, Big Bear Realty. Call, text or email for more information.    425-890-4649   |   brad@bradthomsen.com *****************************Edmonds Marina | Port of Edmonds | Port of Edmonds Weather Center KioskEdmonds...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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8 Homes for Sale Lynbrook High Homes Update as of March 22, 2017 by San Jose Cupertino Schools REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweOne of the Six San Jose Lynbrook High Homes for sale are offered by Diamond-Certified Lynrook and Cupertino Schools Experts Michelle Carr Crowe and the Get Results Team: 5766 ...

By Diana White-Pettis, GRI, CDPE, CNE, Upper Marlboro Homes for Sale
(Exit Bennett Realty )
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Use Your Credit Report to Protect against Identity TheftYou probably know something about the problem of identity theft situations in which a con artist uses someone else’s name, social security number or other personal details to make purchases, take out loans, or commit fraud in the name of an ...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
(Chris Brown | Certified Mortgage Planners)
Comments 1
The most popular time of year to buy a home is in the spring, and this means that if you’re preparing yourself for getting into the real estate market, you may be experiencing a time crunch. If you’re wondering if you’ll be ready to put your home up for sale in time to take advantage of the seaso...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Long and Foster)
Comments 3
HOMES FOR SALE IN KENWOOD PARK, BETHESDA MD 20817                              Kenwood Park, Bethesda MD 20817 Information  Why Do People Live Here? Kenwood Park is a community built in the 1960s just on the outskirts of downtown Bethesda on the Arlington Road and Bethesda Avenue side of town. Yo...

By The Scott Loper Team Bux-Mont Premier Properties
(Keller Williams Real Estate - Montgomeryville)
Comments 0
How to Use a Comparative Market Analysis to Learn Your Home's Worth CMAs help homeowners find out the values of their homes, so they can list them at a competitive sales price. By figuring out how much your home is worth based on today’s market and gauging how much buyers are willing to pay for i...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
Comments 3
   Is Spring Really The Best Time To Sell? The reality is that digital marketing and technology provide more tools than ever to market and sell homes, in any season. “Real estate is a 24/7 exercise. Some people are buying from photos. There’s always a market.” Which is true, you just never know w...

By Jennifer Carstensen, I specialize in selling houses (License: 317824)
(REMAX Real Estate Experts)
Comments 0
CoreLogic recently released a report entitled, United States Residential Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later, in which they examined the years leading up to the crisis all the way through to present day. With a peak in 2010 when nearly 1.2 million homes were foreclosed on, over 7.7 million familie...

By Jackie A. Graves, President
(Number1AgentsUSA.com™ Real Estate)
Comments 0
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By Michelle Cooks, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
Comments 1
Pensacola, Pace, Gulf Breeze Property Management,  Fla. no longer poster child for underwater homesATTOM: Number of seriously underwater U.S. homeowners fell by 1 million last year; in Fla., 14.3% were seriously underwater in 2016, down from 19.8% in 2015. Read more. Are you paying too much in Pr...