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Founded: 02/20/2008
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The Brokerage Group - CT Real Estate Ridgefield, CT Real Estate Agent 05/14/10 The Brokerage Group is the premier choice for all your real estate needs. For 20 years, we have been helping people buy and sell real estate in and around Fairfield County.
Jessie Cuddy Dorchester, MA Real Estate Broker/Owner 11/13/09 Real Estate Sales and Rentals
Leslie Currle Luray, VA Mortgage and Lending 12/04/17 Specializing in world class service, first time homebuyers, and working with credit challenged individuals and providing lending solutions that turn the American Dream into reality.
Blatt + Cutino Monterey, CA Real Estate Agent 12/19/08 Dedicated to serving your Monterey Peninsula Real Estate needs. We are born and raised on the Monterey Peninsula and would love to share our experience of it with you! "Text me at 831/206-8070."
Sandra D San Mateo, CA Services for Real Estate Pros 06/08/10 Recruiting hard-working San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Agents for BMC Real Estate, a 100% Commission-Based Agency.
Michael Dagner Denver, CO Real Estate Agent 03/14/11 As your Denver Homes real estate professional, let's get started making your real estate dreams come true!
Ann Dail Baton Rouge, LA Real Estate Agent 08/15/08 SELLING? Custom marketing & comm. rates that best suit you. BUYING? All available, not just our listings. COMMUNICATION. IT'S A MUST! You'll never say 'I can't reach my agent'. FREE CMA & Auto Alerts.
Frank D'Angelo Coon Rapids, MN Real Estate Broker/Owner 10/12/08 Your MN Based, USA Real Estate & Relocation Center
Kris & Kim Darney Upland, CA Real Estate Agent 06/23/08 Kris & Kim are licensed Real Estate agents in CA. Their knowledge and experience in all categories of Real Estate have elevated them to an expert status in the industry. DRE# 01464957 & 01458057
Highland Beach Condos David Serle Highland Beach, FL Real Estate Agent 06/24/08 I Specialize in helping families find homes in Boca Raton & Highland Beach. I have sold over 100 million and helped so many families purchase and sell their homes in Boca Raton and Highland Beach.
Dean Davidson Charlotte, NC Real Estate Agent 02/15/11 5 Star-Best in Client Satisfaction for 2007, Accredited Buyer Representative, Golf Communties, Equestrian Friendly Properties, Senior Lifestyle Homes, Custom Builder and New Home Connection
Stephanie L Davis New York, NY Real Estate Agent 08/23/09 COO. Real Estate Industry Expert. Entrepreneur. Consultant & Business Coach. #vrvixen
Shawn Davis Davison, MI Real Estate Agent 12/19/08 Real Estate Brokerage. Homes for Sale in Genesee County, Michigan: Davison, Lapeer, Grand Blanc, Goodrich, Atlas, Fenton, Lake Fenton, Linden, Swartz Creek, Flushing, Clio, Flint, Otisville, Lapeer
Ruth Davis San Antonio, TX Home Stager 10/09/11 I love helping people get their homes ready for resale as an accredited staging professional! I am offering a walk and talk consultation for $99.00, normally $285.00, through 12/15/11.
Sharon L Davis Corvallis, OR Real Estate Agent 01/18/11 I'm an Oregon licensed Real Estate Broker with my NAR GREEN designation. My hope is to reduce the carbon footprint that my clients and I leave.
Carol Day Benicia, CA Real Estate Sales Representative 11/01/08 Enjoy bicycling as a way of keeping fit and promote a unique way of viewing open houses or touring local neighborhoods on bicycle. First Time Buyer Specialist making dreams come true for many buyers.
Coleen DeGroff Gainesville, FL Real Estate Agent 04/12/09 I love working with Gainesville FL first-time buyers and relocation clients. My market includes neighborhoods such as Haile Plantation, Town of Tioga, San Felasco Estates, The Hammock, and more.
Vicky Dei Sacramento, CA Mortgage and Lending 12/07/08
Paul DeLano Union, MI Real Estate Agent 09/13/11 Southwest Michigan Lake Property Expert. Unparalleled experience in Marketing, Real Estate Development, and Sales
Michael Delaware Battle Creek, MI Real Estate Broker/Owner 04/12/10 I am a REALTOR® in Battle Creek, Michigan and I enjoy helping people find their way home. I am a Certified Residential Specialist, a GRI and I also have my e-Pro Certification.
Jorge Delgado Bartlett, IL Mortgage and Lending 08/28/08
Don DeMarco Silver Spring, MD Services for Real Estate Pros 06/04/14
Suzan Dentry Golden, CO Home Stager 05/13/09 Dentry Design Works is a full service home organizing company. We offer certified real estate staging, affordable decorating and home organizing.
Darlene Derosia Gatlinburg, TN Real Estate Agent 07/11/08 Realtors in the Smoky Mountain area! Most visited National Park in the United States. We host 12 million people a year! Call us for a referral or just a question. Darlene, Phil, Phillip and Kim.
IMSD Designation Kirkland, WA Education & Training 06/21/11 The Internet Marketing Specialist Designation (IMSD) is an intensive training program that will help you grow your real estate business through effective online lead generation.
Rebecca Diamond Bryn Mawr, PA Real Estate Agent 10/25/10 I help those who want to buy or sell property on the Main Line and in Delaware County. I focus on residential customers. My forte is accurate pricing and marketing with today's technology.
Justin Dibbs Ashburn, VA Real Estate Agent 12/19/09 Providing real estate expertise in Ashburn Virginia and Loudoun County. "Your Home Sold in 49 Days Guaranteed or I'll Pay You $4,000!"
Cheryl Dickson Wichita Falls, TX Services for Real Estate Pros 12/12/11 PASSION sells! When you truly LOVE your job, your enthusiasm and excitement will flow to those around you! When presenting a home for sale to a buyer, or CMA to a seller, PASSION can close the deal!
Randy Dieter Saline, MI Real Estate Agent 02/21/09 Active in real estate sales in Washtenaw County since 1988 Married to Julie since 1980 Family - One daughter (Kim) who is in college Active member of St. Andrew's Church in Saline Active m
Ginny Sells Connecticut Real Estate DiLillo Bethel, CT Real Estate Agent 08/22/08 SO MANY AGENTS TO CHOOSE FROM! You will know the min you speak to an agent if it will be a good partnership, its a gut feeling. Give me a min of your time and I will make you feel comfortable & heard.
Dorie Dillard Austin, TX Real Estate Agent 12/18/08 As a full-time NW Austin TX Realtor®, I provide hands-on professional guidance serving residential home buyers and sellers. I have systems in place & references.. call me at 512-346-1799.
David Dion Gilbert, AZ Real Estate Agent 02/05/09 Owner of Solutions Real Estate and The Valley Solutions Team. 100% committed to doing the very best we can and always meeting or exceeding our clients expectations.
John Dirgo Hilo, HI Real Estate Agent 03/24/08 Recently my partner and I started our own real estate company to bring our model of the real estate business out in the open. We believe in a collaborative approach and extensive agent participation.
John DL Arendsen Leucadia, CA Home Builder 02/28/11 ON THE LEVEL General & Factory Built Housing Contractors dba Crest 'Backyard' Homes. Specialist in the design, construction, installation and consulting services for Accessory Dwelling Units
Valerie DoBrava Grand Prairie, TX Real Estate Agent 06/18/11 Whether buying or selling real estate in Grand Prairie, or the surrounding areas, our goal is to give you the resources and tools needed to make an educated and stress free real estate investment.
Heda Docking Duluth, GA Real Estate Agent 12/04/08 Gwinnett county's tri-lingual real estate professional providing "Door to Door" Service to you, your friends, and family. I have time to help with YOUR needs and YOUR dreams. It's about YOU!
Sylvie Dolley Litchfield Park, AZ Real Estate Agent 11/06/08 I specialize in the Phoenix's West Valley Area & Love it! The Real Estate Market maybe changing but I am still the same hard working Realtor that is anxious to make your Move the Best as Possible!
Kathleen Donovan Charlestown, RI Real Estate Agent 06/09/11 Your Trusted Resource for all things Real Estate in the South County market. Put my 29 years of experience, dedication & success to work for YOU !
Jennifer Dormany Chico, CA Real Estate Agent 03/26/09 Over 20 years experience in the Real Estate industry...experience in new home sales as well as general real estate dealing with REO's, Foreclosures and short sale negotiations for the past 7 years. I
Tamara Dorris Carmichael, CA Education & Training 01/14/09 I LOVE helping Real Estate Professionals go from good to EXTRAORDINARY through neuroscience, quantum physics & inspired action. Watch my webinar!"
Lynn Doty Punta Gorda, FL Real Estate Agent 03/01/10 I have been a licensed real estate agent since 1986! Currently I am a Team Leader, CEO for Keller Williams Peace River Partners Realty in Punta Gorda, FL.
Kathy Dowd Punta Gorda, FL Real Estate Agent 10/03/11 The results of my success is your confidence in me
Wayne Dowd Paradise Valley, AZ Real Estate Agent 02/12/12
Robert Dowding Lansing, MI Real Estate Agent 10/03/08 Lansing, Michigan Real Estate including information about local Real Estate trends, market conditions and personal insights of Robert Dowding, Realtor, Greater Lansing Assoc. of Realtors.
dpx102 dpx102 Manhattan, NY Services for Real Estate Pros 03/04/09
Sara Dreyer Richfield, WI Real Estate Agent 02/02/09 Serving Metro Milwaukee, Wisconsin area and specializing in the Holy Hill Area including Richfield & Erin. See why we are #1 in the Holy Hill Market!
Michael Dubin Port Washington, NY Real Estate Broker/Owner 03/29/08 Anchor Real Estate Services - Broker/Owner 416 Main Street Port Washington NY 11050 - synergy of real estate business RE/MAX*GMAC MORTGAGE*ARCHITECT*LEGAL DECORATOR/DESIGN*LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT
Rhonda Duffy Milton, GA Real Estate Agent 06/17/09 #1 Retail Listing Agent in U.S., Radio & TV Personality, National Consumer Advocate & Trusted Expert, Liscensor of Business Model to over 56 cities in the U.S., Pro bono Charity Auctioneer
Lisa Duke High Point, NC Real Estate Agent 05/09/11 When you're ready for plain-talk about your home!
Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES Spring Hill, FL Real Estate Agent 07/23/10 Professional real estate services local and global! Whether buying, selling, or investing - my goal is to make the process an efficient, enjoyable and rewarding experience for you.
Sally Dunbar Fair Oaks, CA Real Estate Agent 02/13/09 Homes for sale in Fair Oaks, Carmichael, Orangevale, Gold River, Citrus Heights and Sacramento areas of California, plus Buyer and Seller tips.. I am "Your Fair Oaks Realtor," Sally Dunbar.
Bob Dunn Abbotsford, BC Real Estate Agent 06/15/09 Do you want a Realtor who works to higher standards As your real estate agent I owe you the duties of loyalty, obedience, disclosure, confidentiality, care and diligence. I work to higher standards.
Debby Dutilh Los Angeles International Ai, CA Home Stager 10/05/09 I am the owner of Art and Soul Home Staging proudly serving Los Angeles and the surrounding LAX Beach cities.
Joanne Dyer Winter Garden, FL Real Estate Agent 07/22/08 Realtor GRI Buyer and Seller Specialist
Leslie Ebersole Saint Charles, IL Industry Observer 03/25/10
Beau Eckstein Walnut Creek, CA Mortgage and Lending 07/11/11 SFR Ventures Inc. is a direct private money lender who specializes in construction, renovation and bridge loans throughout California and Nevada.
Mike Eddy Wailea, HI Real Estate Agent 03/30/09 If you are considering buying or selling a home or condo in the South Maui areas of Wailea, Makena or Kihei, give us a call. We pledge to remain committed to your success. You have our guarantee!
Jim Lee & Janet Holt Edmond Oklahoma Luxury Home Realtors Edmond, OK Real Estate Agent 12/19/08 We enjoy working in New Construction. We have focused on the luxury market for the last several years but love new construction of any kind. Edmond has many wonderful builders and great additions.
Don Eichler Granbury, TX Real Estate Broker/Owner 05/09/08 Real Estate Broker Owner EICHLER PROPERTIES Granbury, Texas Commercial and Investment
Sonny Eklove Vancouver, WA Real Estate Agent 05/02/11 Sonny Eklove / Broker for Sellers & Buyers in Clark & Skamania County Washington. Real Estate Sales for Vancouver, Camas, Washougal, Ridgefield & Stevenson Washington.
Kate Elim Spotsylvania, VA Real Estate Agent 01/13/11 Providing LAKE ANNA, VA, real estate services since 1995 to buyers and sellers of waterfront and off water homes and undeveloped land. I live and work at LAKE ANNA. I LOVE it here! You might too!
Robin Ellen Miami, FL Real Estate Agent 08/12/08
Sue Eller Sequim, WA Real Estate Agent 12/10/08 Specializing in luxury homes, second homes and relocation in Kitsap, Clallam and Jefferson counties.
Dana Emerson Denham Springs, LA Real Estate Agent 12/06/08
Robin Emery Saint George, UT Real Estate Agent 02/25/14 Representing buyers and sellers since 1986. I will treat you like my own family. Your best interest is my only concern. If you are looking for a dedicated, hard working REALTOR®, you just found her.
Tammy Emineth Marysville, WA Services for Real Estate Pros 12/11/10 Providing affordable real estate related SEO service using organic methods for website all over the world.
Rich Epstein Cranston, RI Real Estate Agent 11/19/09
Troy Erickson Chandler, AZ Real Estate Agent 08/07/08 It's all about quality service with us. We specialize in working with buyers and sellers in Chandler, Ahwatukee, and all cities in the East Valley. We are here to help, advise, and answer questions.
Craig Ernst San Benito, TX Education & Training 09/06/10 Real Estate Marketing Strategist, Authority Marketing Expert, Podcaster, Psychology Geek, Rational Optimist, Classical Music Fan, Insatiable Info-Junkie!
Mullen Real Estate Team Worcester, MA Real Estate Agent 01/11/11 A REAL person helping REAL people with real estate! Working with both home buyers and sellers!
Kelly Estrada Plymouth, MN Real Estate Agent 09/29/14
Amanda Evans Fort Worth, TX Real Estate Broker/Owner 03/04/08 Amanda Evans, formerly Amanda Hall, is the Broker of DFW Living.
Michael Evans Corsicana, TX Real Estate Agent 12/07/13
Nakia Evans Baltimore, MD Real Estate Agent 11/18/08 Innovative Technologies, Flat Fee MLS Services, and HUD Homes are my specialty. Be sure to ask me about a 50% discount on HUD Homes!
Jan Evett Rosemary Beach, FL Real Estate Agent 06/24/08 JAN EVETT, Broker Associate, with The Premier Property Group located on 30A in NW Florida. I believe professional education, experience, and energetic customer service are my keys to success.
Christina Ewing Chicago, IL Mortgage and Lending 07/28/08 Top producing Senior Loan Consultant with 12 years experience. I've built my business entirely on referrals from happy custmers and business partners. Call me if I can be of service to you!
Ted Ewing Calimesa, CA Real Estate Agent 09/18/08 Where you live, is how you live! JP Ranch, Calimesa CA. JP Ranch is a multi-generational housing community. Quality construction built on family traditions. Contact Ted Ewing for your New Lifestyle!
Angie Fabrizio Las Vegas, NV Real Estate Agent 04/03/08
George Fanucci Los Altos, CA Services for Real Estate Pros 07/29/08 provides Real Estate Lead Generation Systems for Realtors. You must be a licensed real estate professional, with MLS/IDX affiliation, to use CoreFact Real Estate Marketing Systems.
Harry Fawkes Levittown, PA Real Estate Agent 11/06/11 Serving Bucks County with exceptional service and professionalism.
Barbara Feldman East Hampton, NY Services for Real Estate Pros 06/26/08 "Best of the Best" (Dan's Paper 2004, 2007, 2012) Hamptons Property Stager and Interior Designer. Independent Hamptons Luxury Estate Sales and Rentals.
Beverly Femia Hampstead, NC Real Estate Agent 01/13/10 Realtor® ABR®, Coldwell Banker International Sterling Award 2011-2013. Century 21 Quality Service Pinnacle Award 2006-2009. Knowledgeable in Wilmington, Hampstead, Leland, Holly Ridge, Sneads Ferry
L. Scott Ferguson West Palm Beach, FL Real Estate Agent 01/02/10
Michael Ferry Rockville, MD Mortgage and Lending 08/20/08 Using an on-line monitored lender YOU enjoy lower prices, which are completely disclosed UPFRONT. No Low-Balling, No Overcharging, No Added Fees. GUARANTEED! Mike Ferry -Mike Ferry - Mike Ferry
Larry & Jacque Ficek Wasilla, AK Real Estate Broker/Owner 02/11/11 Alaska Real Estate experts, specializing in home sales around Wasilla, Palmer, MatSu real estate, Eagle River & Anchorage. Easily Search Alaska Foreclosures at
Renee Files Canton, GA Real Estate Agent 09/30/08 Dedicated full time service real estate agent licensed in Alabama and Georgia. I believe in honesty and integrity. I provide exceptional customer service to everyone.
Laura Filip Whitesboro, TX Real Estate Agent 08/07/14 WELCOME HOME TEXOMA. Service with a Smile that is Texas Style.
Maggie Finegan Chicago, IL Real Estate Agent 05/15/10 Full time Realtor in Chicago's Andersonville, Lincoln Square, Lakeview areas. Work with buyers and sellers of condos, homes, small apartment buildings, 2nd homes. Investor/manager of income property
Carolyn Fish Bangor, ME Real Estate Broker/Owner 02/04/13 Specialties: Waterfront, Unique, Recreational, Development, Project, Senior, and Consultant Specialist. Carolyn has been licensed since 1981. And is the Broker owner of REMAX Advantage Realty Group.
Kathy Fisher Decatur, TX Real Estate Agent 03/17/08 I live and work in North Texas (Wise County). I specialize in Real Estate. If it's here and you want it, with God's help, WE'll find it!!! I LOVE REFERRALS!!
Tiffany Fisher Denver, CO Services for Real Estate Pros 04/23/12 We have successfully negotiated over 500 short sales in the Denver Metro area alone. We are experienced, discreet and compassionate in what we do. In trouble? We CAN help!
Chris Fisher Concord, CA Services for Real Estate Pros 04/28/09 I offer web design, re-design, maintenance, hosting and virtual assistance. I have been a virtual assistant/web designer for Realtors and Home Stagers for almost 10 years now.
Shelly Fisher Clayton, GA Real Estate Agent 03/24/09 I'm the onsite Realtor for the community, Lake Burton Club located above the pristine waters of Lake Burton. We are a private Reynolds golf community with home site and home ownership opportunities.
Robert Flaa Denton, TX Home Inspector 11/14/08 I have been in the construction business for over 30 years then decided to be a home inspector to help people with there validation of there new home! We offer free Thermal Imaging, pool inspections.
Nancy Flanagan Virginia Beach, VA Real Estate Agent 08/15/09 Specializing in residential real estate sales in the Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk and Portsmouth and Suffolk areas of Hampton Roads. "If you're here, you're home."
Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi, MA, PSA, TRC - Greater Clearwater Florida Residential Real Estate Professional Clearwater, FL Real Estate Agent 04/26/08 I am here to take care of all of your real estate needs: Clearwater, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Gulf Beaches, Westchase, Trinity & adjacent communities. 727-512-0910
Bob Force (REALTOR®) Mount Airy, MD Real Estate Agent 09/20/09 Bob works with buyers and sellers mainly in eastern Frederick, Howard, Carroll and northern Montgomery Co Md. but enjoys working with Seniors and their needs too.
Betina Foreman Austin, TX Real Estate Agent 07/22/09
Rebecca Foresee Morgan Hill, CA Real Estate Agent 07/03/13 Let's foresee the possibilities . . . and get results!