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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 8
Flowers Mill is an active adult community that offers resort style living in Bucks county. The clubhouse has indoor swimming pool , exercise room, banquet room, and offers lots of activities. There is also an outdoor pool. There are tennis courts. I looked up the mls this morning, 7-14-18 for act...

By Pat Starnes-Front Gate Realty, 601-991-2900 Office; 601-278-4513 Cell
(Front Gate Real Estate)
Comments 7
When your home is for sale, the new buyer may request a home inspection before the sale can be finalized. It's smart to prepare for the inspection by following these tips and eliminate any issue that may raise a red flag. Get your home ready to pass inspection by repairing anything that might nee...

By Robby Leviton, Knowles Team
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 0
Great Wallingford Condo for only $359888. This updated 1 bed/1 bath ground floor condo at Cobrizio is move-in ready and located in a quiet location within the building. Large patio opens to the community courtyard. Inside features stackable washer/dryer, open floor plan and plenty of natural ligh...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
Comments 6

By Tamara Inzunza, Close-In Alexandria and Arlington Living
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 3
12106 Green Leaf Court #302, Fairfax, VA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $Sold for $285,000 2 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1153 SQUARE FEET Just Sold in the Heights at Penderbrook with MULTIPLE OFFERS! Turn key ready loft-styled l...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 5
Great complex on the beach - Trump Towers Sunny Isles Beach. Luxury condos are offered for sale and rent. 2 bedroom and more. Beach service, gym, pool, valet parking, concierge and more. Looking to buy, sell or rent a condo at Trump Towers Sunny Isles Beach? We can help you to find your dream hom...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 13
Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club Pool Home Price Reduced  778 SW Palm Cove Drive, Pool home in Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club with 50′ deep water, ocean access dock available with this home. Enjoy the best of Florida living with this impeccable Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club home for sale. Easy care e...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 9
 Coming Soon: Affordable Stuart Condo in Cedar Pointe     OverviewMapsPhotosDescriptionVideo $27,900 Condominium Main Features 1 Bedroom1 Bathroom1 Partial BathroomInterior: 696 sqft Location 2929 SE Ocean Blvd.C-2Stuart, FL 34996USA Gabe Sanders   Premier Realty Group(772) 323-6996GabeRB@GabeSa...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 38
What are drive through showings? Not to be confused with a drive by, it is when a buyer and their agent are rushed through a home. Given a deadline on how long they can stay n the home viewing it.  Here in the Manchester NH area, looking at a home with discount brokers is becoming just like this....

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 5
Oconomowoc WI Lots for Sale | Market Report June 2018 A unique community with a high quality of life – that’s how Oconomowoc is described by both visitors and residents alike. Located in the Lake Country area of northwest Waukesha County, Oconomowoc City is the perfect mix of the charming small t...

By George Thoma, Mortgage Loan Originator / Broker
(Island Lending Hawaii, LLC | Equal Housing Lender )
Comments 0
Enjoy grand mountain and ocean views from 21 Lahaole Pl. Maluhia Country Ranches is a gated, agricultural subdivision with 52 lots varying in size from two to over twenty acres that sits at between 1,000 and 1,500 feet above sea level on the eastern slopes of the West Maui mountains, eight and a ...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 4
Desert Highlands in the Coachella Valley, 45 acres of vacant land SOLD! The sellers were in Las Vegas, NV the buyers were in the Phillippines and the buyer's agents were in Beverly Hills, CA. Talk about  use of technology. Primarily we communicated via emails, but to let the buyers know that an e...

By Fred Sed, Your Orange County Realtor, Why? Because Fred Sed
(Fred Sed Group ~ Your Premier Orange County Realtors)
Comments 1
43318 22nd St W, Lancaster, CA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 2312 SQUARE FEET This gorgeous Lancaster home is what you’ve been waiting for. This is the perfect opportunity...

By Gary Frimann, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Comments 0
Signature homes & Estates closed on another Gilroy, CA home this week.  The home sold for $850,000 and was a 5 bedroom, 3 ful bath home located in the Oak Park community.  Gary Frimann was the agent representing the Seller. Beautiful Newer Home in Oak Place Overview Maps Photos Features Descripti...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 0
As of today, July 20, 2018 Market Update Four Bedroom Condos For Sale Sunny Isles Beach 125 Four Bedroom Condos and Houses are for sale in Sunny Isles Beach Prices from $779,000 to $38,000,000. Four Bedroom Condos  you can find not in every condominium in Sunny Isles Beach 4 Four Bedroom properti...

By Johnny Davis, Where SOLD Happens!
(Florida Realty Investments)
Comments 0
As of this morning, July 20, 2018, here are the amount of bank owned/REO homes that I see in my local MLS that are currently active in the following cities. Please keep in mind that this inventory could change at any minute.1. Clermont, Florida - 72. Davenport, Florida - 123. Fruitland Park, Flor...

By Peter Mohylsky, Your Bucket List Broker along 30a
Comments 0
207 Wildcat Court, Destin, FL Price Reduced Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Follow This Home! Emerald Coast Investment Properties Search All Homes For Sale Watercolor Florida Investment Properties Destin Homes For Sale Free Home Values Homes Close to Where You W...

By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Comments 1
  Paramus Real Estate update5 brs 3 bth just SOLD by your Paramus Real Estate agent & expert, Jeana CowieCall your  Paramus Real Estate Agent, Jeana Cowie cell 201-982-2200 to discuss all your Paramus real estate options. Whether selling a home or buying a home, Jeana Cowie can help you with all ...

By Peter Mohylsky, Your Bucket List Broker along 30a
Comments 1
Okaloosa Island Condo, Fort Walton Beach, FL For Sale Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Follow This Home! 30A condo deals Okaloosa Island Condo's for Sale Fort Walton Beach Homes For Sale Santa Rosa Beach Homes For Sale Destin Homes For Sale Free Home Values Homes...

By Charles Stallions Real Estate Services, Buyers Agent 800-309-3414 Pace and Gulf Breeze,Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services Inc)
Comments 0
Gulf Breeze 32561, 32563 and Florida News, Home prices march higher as buyers fight over low supply The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index moved up 6.6% year-to-year as buyers in many cities fought over a sparse supply of for-sale homes. Read more.  THOUSANDS OF HOMES.... One Add...