Recent Blog Posts

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By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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2519 NE 105th Pl Seattle, WA 98125 Luxurious residence in Meadowbrook offers more than 5,000 sqft, 5-beds, and 5-baths in a serene setting with abundant living and outdoor space. This stately residence on a quiet cul-de-sac is a complete custom renovation. Super insulated construction, updated pl...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Can a market be both hot and cold? It depends who you are talking to. Here in the Manchester NH, we have had an easy winter as winters go. That means the Real Estate market here, did not see the slow down we can see when we get hit with a couple of blizzards.   This morning though I met with a s...

By Tom Thornton, Broker Associate, MBA, ABR, CRS, GREEN, GRI, SRES
(Realty Austin)
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West Oak Hill, Travis Country, and the Southwest Parkway corridor have experienced some notable growth over the past five years. With restaurants like Jack Allen's Kitchen, Via 313, Juiceland, and Slab BBQ choosing Oak Hill as a base of operations, and new developments like Lantana Place (complet...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Red 1 Realty)
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Misty Meadows Estates Newark Market Update February 2019 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $489,900 | Average SQFT: 4,133 | Average Price Per SQFT: $122 | Average Taxes: $5,931 | Average DOM: 96 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: ...

By Bill Kennedy, Homes For Sale Greenville SC
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The rare opportunity to own a home on Lake Jocassee is now here! Known as the Lake Tahoe of the East, Lake Jocassee is a mountain lake known for its cool, clear waters, even in late July, thanks to its own micro-climate. With limited homes and property available, you'll find privacy in abundance....

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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What a difference a day makes.  Yesterday was cold and snowy followed after much shoveling, by freezing rain.  Today, it's sunny and about 50 degrees.   Mother Nature has sure been fickle this year. Days like today, I don't mind at all!I am upstairs in my home office, gazing longingly out the win...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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Condos for Sale in Carlton House | Reston, VA - February 2019 Home ValuesThis is a snapshot of recent sales in the Carlton House neighborhood of Reston, VA. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Please click here for the latest Carlton House neighborhood guide, m...

By The Chris Fritch Team ~ Keller Williams Classic Realty, 763-746-3997
(Keller Williams Classic Realty)
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15462 Tungsten St NW Ramsey MN Text "CHRISFRITCH" to 59559 for FREE access to all details, pricing, and MORE pictures! OPEN 2/23 from 1-3! Incredible end unit townhome in Ramsey has a toasty heated garage, some new appliances, a stunning stone fireplace, and gleaming granite countertops. Very app...

By Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor
(Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate)
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Thank you Pamela Cendejas  Why You Need a Strong Social Media Presence Chances are that you are already a member of at least one social media platform. It’s a great way to have a local presence. Did you know that it’s also a way that prospects are finding out about you? Prospective clients want t...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
( Inc)
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Have you ever wondered if you could access your old email accounts? You might want to look for some old files, or maybe need information about an old contact. Whatever the reason, there is good and bad news when it comes to accessing old email accounts.The best thing that you can do is to use the...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
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Do you have an automated email program?One of the main marketing channels we employed for over the past 5 years is email marketing. It constantly out preforms other channels, such as Facebook, AdWords, Direct Mail.Do you have an automated program?Its easy to do and let me show you what you should...

By Kona Home Team (luva llc) Lance Owens (RS), Getting transactions done, when nobody else can!
(Kona Home Team (luva llc))
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Real Estate News for February 21, 2019 Bill 108 and Rule 23 Updates:      As the 2018 President of West Hawaii Association of Realtors (WHAR) , I watched, and worked closely with our Government Affairs Committee when they met with local officials and assisted them in understanding some of the uni...

By Tanya Spotts, Realtor, The Spotts Team, Northern Virginia
(Long & Foster Realtors)
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Never fear asking an agent into your home, we've seen it all. Smelling is included. One of the biggest challenges many sellers face when listing their house is decluttering. Cleaning out some of the more personal decorating choices allows buyers to imagine themselves living in the house. This som...

By Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida
(Florida Supreme Realty)
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This week I had the pleasure of observing scores of people of all ages and body types at a school event enjoying and learning about various innovative and educational projects designed by kids. I believe there were approximately 400 persons there from age four to seventy plus years. If I critique...

By William Margita, Las Vegas High Rise Condos & Luxury Homes
(Urban Nest Realty)
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HEALTH BENEFITS OF WATERFRONT LIVINGThere is an unprecedented clamor from the recent past and at present for a healthier lifestyle, with the populace trying out every gimmick that is advertised in weight control, dieting and exercise. All this is lost if you are living an urban lifestyle with eve...

By Sam Cooper, Sam Cooper HER Realtors
(HER Realtors)
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Dublin Ohio Ballantrae Home SalesDublin Ohio Ballantrae Home Sales currently has nine homes for sale according to Columbus MLS.  These homes have mostly 4-5 bedrooms, at least 3 baths, and are in the $425,000 - $579,900 price range.  All nine homes are situated on nearly .30 acre lots.  The nine ...

By Pamela Cendejas, Second Self Virtual Assistance (928) 692-3235
(Second Self Virtual Assistance)
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Why You Need a Strong Social Media PresenceChances are that you are already a member of at least one social media platform. It’s a great way to have a local presence. Did you know that it’s also a way that prospects are finding out about you?Prospective clients want to know if you’re trustworthy ...

By Eric Lawrence Frazier MBA, Founder and CEO of The Power Is Now, Inc.
(The Power Is Now, Inc. NMLS #1435243 CalBRE #1980407)
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February 2019 Magazin is OUT! Click here:…/the-pin-magazine-february-2019/ …#realestate #realestateagent #RealEstateInvestor #realestatelife#realestateinvesting #realestatephotography #RealEstateBroker#realestatemarketing #realestateagents #realestatesales#realestatefo...

By Anita Sullivan
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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651 W. Sheridan, Lake View, Chicago, Illinois - February 2019651 W. Sheridan is a 24 unit condo building built in 2004. 651 W. Sheridan is locate in the East Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in 651 W. Sheridan $4,211 Average association fees in 651 W. Sheridan $384 ($332 - $550) A...

By Anita Sullivan
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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Breton Manor, Batavia, Illinois - February 2019Breton Manor is a single family home neighborhood built in the 1970's. Breton Manor is located in Batavia, Illinois north of Pine Street and west of Kirk Road. Average taxes in Breton Manor $7,706 Average association fees in Breton Manor $0 Average ...