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By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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RE/MAX Realty Group to open new branch in Gaithersburg, MD    RE/MAX Realty Group has announced a new branch office location at the Shops at Potomac Valley at the intersection of Quince Orchard Road and Darnestown Road. It will be two doors from Starbucks.      Julie Larson is accepting applicati...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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 Is it time for you to look at things anew? Thanks to Russel Ray for sharing his experience and his outstanding photographs. The other day I found a golden field of beautiful flowers. Nearby I also found a field of beautiful royal purple flowers. The yellow flowers are wild daisies. They grow jus...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Blossom Valley is located in San Jose ~ Santa Clara County ~ California.  San Jose is known as the Capital of Silicon Valley. Blossom Valley is the home of 95123 Zip Code and 95136 Zip Code. Blossom Valley offers one of the best home values and the most homes for sale in San Jose California.Prope...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Santa Clara County home sales continue to rise in August 2008.Property Type:  Single Family Homes ~ Santa Clara County There were 897 single family homes reported sold in Santa Clara County during the month of August 2008. The current inventory of homes in Santa Clara County in August 2008 = 5,96...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Willow Glen is located in San Jose ~ Santa Clara County ~ California.Willow Glen is located in the 95125 Zip Code. San Jose is known as the Capital of Silicon Valley.Property Type:  Single Family Homes ~ Willow Glen California There were 36 single family homes reported sold in Willow Glen Califor...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Los Gatos California and Monte Sereno California are in Santa Clara County ~ California. Los Gatos is a town adjacent to San Jose, Campbell, Monte Sereno and Saratoga. Los Gatos Zip Code is 95030, 95032Monte Sereno rests between the Town of Los Gatos and Saratoga. Monte Sereno is all residential ...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Santa Teresa is located in San Jose ~ Santa Clara County ~ California. Santa Teresa is the home of 95119 Zip Code and 95138 Zip Code. Second to Blossom Valley California Santa Teresa offers great home values and many homes for sale in Santa Teresa California.  San Jose is known as the Capital of ...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Cambrian Park is located in San Jose ~ Santa Clara County ~ California. Cambrian Park is also simply known as Cambrian. Cambrian Park is the home of 95118 Zip Code and 95124 Zip Code. San Jose is known as the Capital of Silicon Valley.Property Type:  Single Family Homes ~ Cambrian Park California...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Saratoga California is located in Santa Clara County ~ California. Saratoga zip code is 95070Property Type:  Single Family Homes ~ Saratoga California There were 26 single family homes reported sold in Saratoga California during the month of August 2008 compared to 22 homes sold in Saratoga durin...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Advice for Maryland tomato growers New Hybrids Promise Same Flavor, Less Fuss; Heirloom Lovers Stew From The Wall Street Journal http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704448304575195960955885080.html?mod=WSJ_Real+Estate_MIDDLETopNews "Planted now or in the coming weeks, most tomatoes are ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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  Maryland Leads The Nation In Job Growth Overall the nation has been seeing job growth.  Most states are seeing positive gains in jobs, and the few states which are not yet seeing gains have significantly slowed in job losses. MD Adds Historic 35,800 Jobs; Leads Nation Maryland added the most jo...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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 Need Another Reason to Love Fishtown's Whipped Bakeshop? Try the CakeCup Have you ever craved a piece of cake, but didn't feel like baking? Do you find that all of the cupcake shops in Philly have too many frosting-topped cupcakes and not enough cake for your taste? In a first for Fishtown and t...

By Martha Brown, You're Homes Around Annapolis Agent
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., Annapolis MD 21403)
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Homes Around Annapolis...A Niche That Grew Out Of Love Like many in real estate my niche of Homes Around Annapolis was not my first niche in my real estate business. I actually started my career in an office in Crofton, MD, a small town about 20 minutes west of Annapolis. I chose it because it wa...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada -- Have you ever walked into a new home track and been greeted by those smiling, friendly sales people who offer you bottled water and free cookies? Please don't be fooled. They don't represent you. They represent the builder. They are paid by the builder and their job is to get...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada -- Have you ever walked into a new home track and been greeted by those smiling, friendly sales people who offer you bottled water and free cookies? Please don't be fooled. They don't represent you. They represent the builder. They are paid by the builder and their job is to get...

By Brigita McKelvie, Associate Broker, The Broker with horse sense and no horsing around
(Cindy Stys Equestrian and Country Properties, Ltd.)
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 Getting Started With Your Eastern Pennsylvania Horse Property Search The goal of Sellers and real estate agents of horse property (actually any property) is to get it sold for the highest and best price.  The Buyer's job is to be clear about your needs and your ability to correct deficiencies. T...

By The Myers Team | Las Vegas Top Real Estate Agents, Nobody Finds BUYERS Faster Than The MYERS
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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Las Vegas, Nevada -- Have you ever walked into a new home track and been greeted by those smiling, friendly sales people who offer you bottled water and free cookies? Please don't be fooled. They don't represent you. They represent the builder. They are paid by the builder and their job is to get...

By sandy straley, Selling Homes for over 35 Years
(Rindlesbach Homes)
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Homes for Sale in Murray Lets do things a little bit different this week and explore some more homes around the valley. . . .I will start with the city of Murray and display some homes for sale in this area.. . . .  328 E 4090 S  Murray, Ut  84107         $244,900.00This rambler is located in the...

By Thom Abbott, Midtown Atlanta GA Condos For Sale
(MyMidtownMojo.com |770.713.1505 | Intown Atlanta GA Condo Living)
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Let's continue our look at living options in Atlanta if you want to live near a MARTA station. Buckhead/Lenox MARTA StationsThis series of articles has been prompted by the collapse of I-85 in late March, that closed both North and Southbound lanes of I-85. Repairs are underway as we write this, ...

By Shawn McNeal, Shawn McNeal
(Remax Acorn Properties)
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   Central Whidbey Island in Washington State is in high market. Continuously  home buyers are interested in this area because of the advantages and benefits in owning a home on Whidbey Island. The mild climate, beautiful state parks, beaches, enjoyable lifestyle and happy community that makes th...