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By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 36
A war of words and timing are brewing. An increase of "Coming Soon" signs dots the city. But why? Are all these people thinking of listing their home but just were not ready for showings? All you have to do is call the number on the sign to see a pattern on some of these Manchester NH area homes ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 4
Delafield WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for May 2019Be a part of the delightful community of Delafield WI!Delafield is a city in Waukesha County, along the Bark River, and is a suburb of Milwaukee. The city has a total area of 11.06 square miles, of which, 9.41 square miles is land and 1.65 s...

By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty, Florida Space Coast Homes
(Waves Realty)
Comments 5
 This is a really amazing value in Indialantic, FL It has a new roof (2019), hot water heater (2018) and recently installed in-ground pool. The home features: 3 bedrooms 2 baths updated gourmet island kitchen updated baths tile throughout fresh paint large screened/windowed covered patio laundry ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 5
Address: 3232 N 79th St Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222-3933 Taxed by: Milwaukee   CONGRATS ADAM ON THE ACCEPTANCE OF A GREAT OFFER ON YOUR HOME AFTER ONLY DAYS ON THE MARKET!!! MLS #: 1642097       357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com  h...

By Sonja Patterson, Texas Monthly 5-Star Realtor Recipient for the Hou
(Keller Williams - BV)
Comments 1
Hugely popular with buyers, the Castle Rock subdivision in south College Station has a limited number of homes for sale right now! There are only THREE one-story homes available, and my listing on 4250 Rocky Rhodes is the newest, nicest (imo), and lowest price/sq. ft.  Seller has moved out of tow...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Elite Pacific Properties Maui)
Comments 3
I just closed this charming home in Wailuku Maui priced at $625,000 Sold at full priceIf you are looking to buy real estate on Maui, homes, and condos from Wailuku, Kahului, Kihei, Wailea, Kaanapali, Upcountry Maui, to Maui's Northshore give me a call. You can search all Maui real estate on Nicke...

By Carmela Jacobs, Ventura Co., Los Angeles Co., CA, & Global Realtor
(Carmela Realty)
Comments 0
5 razones para vender este verano   Aquí hay 5 razones convincentes por las que poner su casa para la venta este verano tiene sentido. 1.La demanda está fuerte El último Índice del tránsito de los compradores de la Asociación Nacional de Realtors (NAR por sus siglas en inglés) muestra que la dem...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 5
I was actually laughed at by area Realtors for taking this listing. The laugh is on them.... It was a Once in a lifetime opportunity to buy 11.46 acres of land for $48,000. Within 48 hours there was two hands full of offers and one very happy seller. It came with a small home most likely that wil...

By Steven Nickens, R(S)GRI ABR, Maui Real Estate Hawaii
(Elite Pacific Properties Maui)
Comments 0
New Maui listing at 21 Pahaa Pl. Kahului, Maui, Hawaii.Three bedroom home in the Islands in Maui Lani, Kahului Maui. Home is in perfect condition, recently painted, new floors and tiled bathrooms. If you're looking to buy a home in Maui?  This is a quiet neighborhood in a gated community.Very cle...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
Comments 1
I have gotten this great home in the Preserve at Lake Washington UNDER CONTRACT!!! This move-in ready home was listed at $249,900 and featured:2252 square feet of living space4 bedrooms             2.5 baths2 car garage 2 StoryCBS and frame constructionOpen concept kitchen with islandMain floor o...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 3
What is the Real Estate market like? A question I seem to asked no matter where I go in or around the Manchester NH area. There was quite a debate yesterday about New Listings coming on the market.  There was a couple of agents at an open house complaining about how few new listings they were see...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 24
She didn't really want me to stand on my head but she did tie my hands behind my back. Interviewing to list a Manchester NH area home For Sale, here is a list of what she wan came the requested. First she wanted to over price the home. That was followed up by her wanting no showings but having th...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 6
What a fantastic place to build your new home! Four parcels of land on Oak Street Road in Warwick NY just came on the market. They are 1 acre, 2 acres, 2.1 acres and 3 acres in size. Buy one, or buy them all and situate your entire family on this private street. The town approved the building a f...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
Comments 1
A Splendid 4 Bed/2.5 Bath Shenandoah Pool Home SOLD in Davie!A Splendid 4 Bed/2.5 Bath Shenandoah Pool Home SOLD in Davie! This spacious home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac street in one of Davie's most desired family friendly communities.  The two story home offers a first floor master bedroom...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
Comments 0
Looking for something that has everything you are looking for? Fall in love with this attractive 4 bed, 3.5 bath ranch home located in popular ''The Oaks'' neighborhood. Home feature's stunning Architectural interest with impressive archway's, column's and tray ceiling's. Enjoy the flowing open p...

By TIM GRISSETT
(Chapman Hall Premier Realtors)
Comments 1
The house you raised your family in has seen a lot — a lot of love and laughter and maybe a little turmoil. Now that your home is officially kid-free, it is in dire need of some enhancements so you can make a smooth transition from being a full-time parent to having a less hands-on relationship w...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
Comments 2
An Updated 2 Bed/2 Bath Pine Island Ridge Condo SOLD in Davie!An Updated 2 Bed/2 Bath Pine Island Ridge Condo SOLD in Davie! This 1st floor corner unit condo offers a beautifully remodeled kitchen and updated bathrooms and tile flooring throughout the unit.  Relax on the screened patio area and e...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
Comments 2
Do you need to sell your home? Let me show you how!  Getting ready to sell your home? Selling a home does require a lot of work and oftentimes can be quite challenging. Make sure to work with a top Real Estate Professional local to your area to guide you through the process. Let me share to you t...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 2
Market Update 3 Bed Condo Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach 06/15/2019 via SIB Realty LLC and Evelina Tsigelnitskaya.  Buy Condo Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach.  If you are planing to buy a condo at Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach - we will be honored to help you to find your future home. Eveli...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 7
Honesty is the best policy. If you don't fix it, don't hide it.    When preparing a home for sale it's important to remember that buyers tend to be suspicious...and for very good reason. Too often sellers try to hide the negative aspects of their house. I've actually heard real estate agents, who...