Home Buying

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By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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One Bedroom Condo For Sale Sunny Isles Beach Market Update via Valeria Mola SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy enjoy beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway an...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Trump Tower Three Sunny Isles Beach    15811 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160 Trump Tower Three Sunny Isles Beach is located on 250 feet of immaculate sands of the Atlantic Ocean, in the upscale city of Sunny Isles Beach. The edifice features of Trump Tower Three Sunny Isles Beach an el...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Porsche Design Tower Sunny Isles Beach  18555 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160 Condo For Sale Porsche Design Tower ←  ←  ←  Sunny Isles Beach.   View current listings For Sale Porsche Design Tower ←  ←  ←  Sunny Isles Beach. View condos sold in Porsche Design Tower ←  ←  ←  Sunny Isles Be...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 17
🏆Plenty of Citrus in Circle G, Gilbert, AZ  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com🏠Homes Currently for Sale in Circle G🏠 💲Homes Recently Sold in Circle G💲 There are numerous Circle G communities thr...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
Comments 6
Condo For Sale Regalia Sunny Isles Beach . The address of this gorgeous condominium Regalia Sunny Isles Beach 19575 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160 Regalia Sunny Isles Beach has thirty-nine full floor oceanfront Residences with 360-degree wrap-around terraces and unobstructed views of th...

By Peter den Boer, MBA,GRI, Associate Broker, Realtor
(Atlanta Communities)
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Well, in fact, despite the title of this post, I do personally own several hammers. Some very old from my father and grandfather, and some a bit newer from Home Depot. I don't really use them often, but when you need a hammer, there they are, just waiting for me.Recently the need arose for said t...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Timber Trails is a townhouse and single family home community built by Ryland Homes in the early to mid 2010s. Timber Trails is located in Gilberts, Illinois north of Big Timber Road and west of Tyrell Road. Average taxes in Timber Trails $6,116 Average association fees in Timber Trails $114 ($22...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Sutton Place is a townhome community built in the late 1960's. Sutton Place is located in Hinsdale, Illinois south of 55th Street and east of Garfield Street. Average taxes in Sutton Place $4,608 Average association fees in Sutton Place $344 ($325 - $352) Average home size in Sutton Place 1,599 f...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Crest Springs is a subdivision of single family homes built in the late 1980s. Crest Springs is located in Plano, Illinois west of Needham Road and north of US Highway 34. Average taxes in Crest Springs $8,388 Average association fees in Crest Springs $0 Average home size in Crest Springs 2,236 f...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Chateaux Le Provence is a townhome community built in the mid 1980s. Chateaux Le Provence is located in Naperville, Illinois on Le Provence Circle east of Washington Street and north of Hobson Road. Average taxes in Chateaux Le Provence $13,142 Average association fees in Chateaux Le Provence $46...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Wedgewood is a single family and townhome subdivision built in the 1970s and 1980s. Wedgewood is located in Orland Park, Illinois east of 82nd Avenue and north of 143rd Street. Average taxes in Wedgewood $5,704 Average association fees in Wedgewood $242 ($200 - $265) Average home size in Wedgewoo...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Lincoln Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School is a P-4 school in District 90, and is located at 511 Park Avenue in River Forest, IL. It services homes in Oak Park and River Forest. Average taxes $12,373 Average year built 1948 Homes for sale that attend Lincoln Elementary School Addr...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Pine Knoll is a single family home neighborhood located in Aurora, Illinois. Pine Knoll is on Prairie east of Orchard. Average taxes in Pine Knoll $4,233 Average association fees in Pine Knoll $0 Average home size in Pine Knoll 1,722 ft2 Average lot size in Pine Knoll 0.25 acres Average year buil...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Lakewood Balmoral is neighborwood within the Andersonville neighborhood of Chicago. Lakewood Balmoral is located in Chicago south of Bryn Mawr Avenue and west of Broadway Street. Average taxes in Lakewood Balmoral $11,007 Average association fees in Lakewood Balmoral $290 ($188 - $550) Average ho...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Chatelaine is a single family home neighborhood built in the 1970s. Chatelaine is located in Arlington Heights, Illinois west of Arlington Heights Road north of Rand. Average taxes in Chatelaine $9,349 Average association fees in Chatelaine $0 Average home size in Chatelaine 2,444 ft2 Average lot...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
Comments 4
Condo For Sale Trump Royale Sunny Isles Beach   18201 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Trump Royale Sunny Isles Beach is 55 story luxury residential condominium with 278 units.Trump Royale Sunny Isles Beach condo has uninterrupted views of the Atlantic ocean and intracoastal waterway.No ex...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
Comments 3
Condo For Sale Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach  Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach. Sale and Rent. Market Update   Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach 16001 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach is located on 250 feet of immaculate sands of the Atlantic Ocean,...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Chestnut River Point is a townhome community built by Patterman between 2006 and 2008. A newer section is being built starting in 2017 by McNaughton Development. Chestnut River Point is located in Naperville, Illinois west of Washington Street and south of 87th Street. Average taxes in Chestnut R...

By Erika Rae Albert, Austin Real Estate Expert, Exceeding Expectations in Every Transaction
(E*Rae Realty)
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  There are quite a few equestrian friendly neighborhoods in the greater Austin area, and there are other properties that may not be located in a horse community, but are well suited for horses.  Obviously, the most important factor to consider when looking for an equestrian property is if the d...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
Comments 0
About Proviso East High School Proviso East High School is a 9-12 school in District 209, and is located at 807 S 1st Avenue in Maywood, IL. It services homes in Bellwood, Broadview, Forest Park, Maywood, Melrose Park, and Westchester. Average taxes $6,242 Average year built 1946 Homes for sale ...