Home Selling

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Trending blogs on Home Selling

 

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 1
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor #SellersPayZEROCommission  #ListYourHome&PayNoCommission #BetterThanFSBOYour home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is t...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 2
Merton WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for July 2018 Come and enjoy life in a quiet, small-town setting with amazing outdoor opportunities!The Village of Merton is a peaceful community located in the Lake Country area. It is twenty miles west of Milwaukee or a quick half hour drive.The Village ...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 9
Have you looked forward to the freedom of growing old in your Bethesda family home?  Perhaps as retirement approaches, you think now that downsizing is the best option—both financially and for your mobility.  There are  lots of options here - staying in your current home and living more frugally,...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Comments 5
"I want to sell my Maui condo in 15 days - do you want to list it?" That's what the seller said when he contacted me 14 days ago.  This is a condo that was just bought earlier this year, in a great oceanfront location in Kihei Maui - Luana Kai Resort.  It should be easy to sell fast, right?  In t...

By The Ryan-Whyte Real Estate Team at RE/MAX Infinity, Bringing Valley Families Home
(RE/MAX Infinity)
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It is all about location in this great South Chandler neighborhood of Clemente Ranch! This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home has been recently updated throughout with new granite counters, stainless steel appliances, carpet, paint, fixtures and more. Other great features include shutters, vaulted ceilings...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 2
Mukwonago WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for July 2018This community has something for everyone to love!Mukwonago is a village in Wisconsin, located mostly within the Town of Mukwonago. It is located 30 miles southwest Milwaukee.This thriving Lake Country village has a rich Native American his...

By George Thoma, Mortgage Loan Originator / Broker
(Island Lending Hawaii, LLC | Equal Housing Lender )
Comments 0
Enjoy refreshing ocean breezes from this special piece of land near the Wailuku River/Iao Stream estuary, 400 meters from the ocean. R-3 residential zoned parcel 1.278 acres. Fresh spring water provides nourishment for banana, lilikoi, and a swimming pond. Special Management Area (SMA) land is on...

By Jean Hedren, CRS, SRES, RSPS, Your Northwest Wisconsin Realtor
(Edina Realty, Inc.)
Comments 4
The best way to get the most money for your home is to price it right at the start. Today's buyers are discerning. They have the information at their fingertips to pay what they believe your home is worth. Ultimately, a home's value is what a buyer is willing to pay rather then what the selling t...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
Comments 13
Decisions Had to Be MadeRecently we decided it was time to sell our condo in Florida. The first step was to decide if the timing was right. That meant talking to a fellow neighbor and agent that has kept us up to date on what had been happening in our community for the last 10 years or so. We vie...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 21
How to Prepare Your Home for Sale-The Season is Around the Corner!The children are back in school so that means the season for Palm Beach County is just around the corner.You still have time to prepare your home for sale to take advantage of our busy season.    5 Things You Can Do Now Before You ...

By JL Boney, III, Columbia, SC Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker)
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  Columbia, SC Homes for Sale in Lake CarolinaLocated near the town center in Lake Carolina, Woodcrest is a mostly vinyl sided community with brick accents. One of the many smaller communities in Lake Carolina, Woodcrest offers access to all the neighborhood amenities such as community pools, pla...

By George Thoma, Mortgage Loan Originator / Broker
(Island Lending Hawaii, LLC | Equal Housing Lender )
Comments 0
"I want to sell my Maui condo in 15 days - do you want to list it?" That's what the seller said when he contacted me 14 days ago.  This is a condo that was just bought earlier this year, in a great oceanfront location in Kihei Maui - Luana Kai Resort.  It should be easy to sell fast, right?  In ...

By JL Boney, III, Columbia, SC Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 0
  Located off of the main road through Lake Carolina in Northeast Columbia, SC you will find the well appointed, quiet neighborhood of Magnolia Bluff. Mainly vinyl sided homes with brick accents, Magnolia Bluff is close to the town center of Lake Carolina and offers all the amenities though out ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 2
Seller 5-Star Review for The Maxwell House GroupI have a client who has bought and sold with me in the past but, refers me some of the best clients to this day! He is a retired local agent (I think he was in the business for 30 years). The seller, who gave me the testimonial below, was a referral...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
Comments 0
Setting the PriceThe price is the first thing buyers notice about your property. If you set your price too high, then the chance of alienating buyers is higher. You want your house to be taken seriously, and the asking price reflects how serious you are about selling your home.Several factors wil...

By JL Boney, III, Columbia, SC Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 0
Located near the town center of Lake Carolina, Arbor Place a quiet tree lined neighborhood that offers access to Lake Carolina amenities such as play grounds, parks, community pools, and the lake.  Magnolia Bluff is only minutes away from shopping and dinning along Two Notch Rd and the Village a...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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 Real Estate #QuickTip - Why The Outside Apperance Is So Important Watch our Live shows on Facebook airing Wednesday’s at 12 pm EST. Elite Realty Group (423) 307-8566 Licensed in TN Equal Housing Opportunity The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides services with Morristown TN...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 1
5 mitos explicados sobre los programas de telerrealidad de bienes raíces     ¿Ha estado usted cambiando canales, solo para encontrarse pegado al sofá viendo una maratón de serie de HGTV? Todos hemos estado allí, mirando toda la temporada de “Love it or List it,” “Million Dollar Listing,” “House ...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 1
#SellYourHomeForMoreandPayLess #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor #SellersPayZEROCommission  #ListYourHome&PayNoCommission #BetterThanFSBOYour home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is t...

By Charles Stallions Property Manager, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
Comments 0
Pace 32571 and Florida News: Fed keeps interest rates steady but notes rising inflation The rate that affects adjustable-rate mortgages and, indirectly, fixed-rate mortgages will probably be raised at least slightly at the Fed's next meeting in June. Read more.   THOUSANDS OF HOMES.... One Addres...