Home Selling

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By Inlanta Mortgage - Madison, Serving Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota & Florida!
(Inlanta Mortgage - Madison)
Comments 6
As the cold weather and snow settle in some sections of the country, it might create a challenging scene for a lot of home sellers. Winter is traditionally one of the harder times of year to sell a house. Below are some basic but important tips for selling your home in the winter.Increase The Att...

By Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Comments 4
Home Improvements That Bring More MoneyYour home is probably one of your biggest investments and when you're ready to sell, you'll probably want to receive the most money. There are a variety of upgrades and renovations you can make that will skyrocket the price of your home. You're going to lear...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 2
Ottawa WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for January 2019Looking for a superb place in which to live?Ottawa is a town in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. The town has a total area of 34.9 square miles, of which 34.3 square miles is land and 0.6 square miles is water.The area is known for big yards, lo...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
Comments 32
How To Make Your Home More Appealing To BuyersIt’s the time of year that I’m frequently meeting with homeowners who are considering selling this spring. Each meeting varies with questions that come up with the exception of one and that’s always what can I do to make my home more appealing to buye...

By Chris B Johnson, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
https://www.google.com/analytics/web/#home/a69066132w111663562p116541675/#ChrisBJohnsonRealtor Some Highlights: Every year United Van Lines conducts their National Movers Study by tracking their customer’s movement state-to-state over the course of the year. Vermont claimed the top spot of states...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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 Coming soon to this 55+ community just minutes to the beaches of LBI is a well maintained 2-bedroom, 2-bath home on a cul de sac.  Be the first ones to see this home in prestigious Mirage Four Seasons... contact me today to see this home this weekend!Clubhouse ar Mirage Four SeasonsIndoor Pool F...

By Jeremy K. Frost, Associate Broker, CNE, CRS, ePro, PSA
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 2
HOME SOLD IN MANCHACA TEXAS! South Austin Gem in a great location. Former model home with tons of custom upgrades. Lush professional landscaping greets you upon arrival and invites you into the shade of the large covered front porch. Once inside, you feel right at home in the ideal open layout f...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 45
Love is in the Air - From NC to FLWhat a whirlwind transaction - from beginning to end! I was originally contacted by the sellers of this lovely home by a neighbor/client. We had a wonderful first meeting and agreed that working together is what we all wanted! So, at that meeting, we put together...

By Laura Sellers, www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com)
Comments 1
Looking for a desired  4 bedroom 4 1/2 bath Creekside of Auburn luxury condo? All bedrooms are very large and have their own ensuite bath. Bedrooms are away from the main living area and there is a half bath for guests. HOA includes 3 tier resort syle pool, state of the art fitnes center, tanning...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 8
Top Tips for Giving Your Master Suite a DIY Facelift Is your bedroom overdue for a makeover? If your space is looking more weary than restorative, there are plenty of things you can do to breathe new life into your boudoir. Here’s how to give the space a whole new appeal, DIY-style.    See how re...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 1
El precio promedio de las casas en San Bernardino CA, para Enero, 2019, fue de $286,285. Hay 410 casas de venta en San Bernardino CA. Se vendieron 122 casas en Enero, 2019. Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 150. Las casas tomaron 39 dias en el Mercado. Las ventas en el Condado de San Bernardin...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 1
El precio promedio de las casas en Norco CA, para Enero 2019, fue de $630,500. Hay 49 casas de venta en Norco CA. El precio por pie cuadrado fue de $241. Se vendieron 8 casas en Enero, 2019. Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 14. Las casas tomaron 51 dias en el Mercado. Las ventas en el Condado...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 15
Many sellers believe they should put their home on the market in the April/May timeframe. That's when the snow has melted, the grass is green, and flowers start "springing" up! So isn't that the best time to sell? Anytime of the year is a good time to sell, if you need to do so. But if you have t...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 0
El precio promedio de las casas en Santa Ana CA, para Enero, 2019, fue de $627,566. Hay 175 casas de venta en Santa Ana CA. Se vendieron 29 casas en Enero, 2019.  Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 36. Las casas tomaron 45 dias en el Mercado.  Las ventas en todo el Sur de California reporto el ...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 21
You may have heard me say when a home does not sell, there can be blame thrown all around. As I write this on Valentine's Dy, here is a story about a brokern heart. This  Manchester NH area Home has not sold. SO how many reasons can the seller give that it has not sold?    1. The home has not so...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 16
 Happy Valentine's Day! Wishing you and your loved ones the sweetest of days today!  Want to know what the sweetest thing in the world is to me? It's your total satisfication. Knowing I've served my clients well is my highest priority. So if you've been thinking about selling your Charlotte area ...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 1
El precio promedio de las casas en Perris CA, para Enero 2019, fue de $350,112. Hay 216 casas de venta en Perris CA. Se vendieron 55 casas en Enero, 2019. Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 65. Las casas tomaron 36 dias en el Mercado. Las ventas en el Condado de Riverside tuvieron una baja del ...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 1
 El precio promedio de las casas en Rialto CA, para Enero, 2019, fue de $356,224. Hay 145 casas de venta en Rialto CA. Se vendieron 33 casas en Enero, 2019. Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 57. Las casas tomaron 34 dias en el Mercado. Las ventas en el Condado de San Bernardino, tuvieron una b...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 1
El precio promedio de las casas en Rancho Cucamonga CA, para Enero, 2019, fue de $601,409. Hay 285 casas de venta en Rancho Cucamonga CA. Se vendieron 71 casas en Enero, 2019. Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 66. Las casas tomaron 63 dias en el Mercado. Las ventas en el Condado de San Bernard...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
Comments 1
El precio promedio de las casas en Menifee CA, para Enero 2019, fue de $377,850. Hay359 casas de venta en Menifee CA. Se vendieron 88 casas en Enero, 2019. Casas pendientes or en escrow fueron 118. Las casas tomaron 58 dias en el Mercado. Las ventas en el Condado de Riverside tuvieron una baja de...