Home Selling

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By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Houston, we have a problem. Meeting with the seller of a Manchester NH area home that just expired, I literally fell of my seat. I always like to learn why it dd not sell, s I know what to fix when I list it. To set the scene the seller is relocating. They will not be taking anything but their c...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
Comments 2
 Home for Sale in Red Rock, TX 827 Fm 812 Red Rock, TX 78662 is offered at $349,900!!!  Peaceful and serene on 10 acres with an abundance of wildlife! Features include a detached 2 car garage, open floor plan with tile flooring and spacious living area. Plenty of room here to host a family gather...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
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 Farm Land for Sale in Lockhart, TX 3499 Old McMahan Rd Lockhart, TX 78644 is offered at $310,000!!!  Build your dream ranch on this beautiful farm land. Mostly cleared and good coastal grasses ideal for hay, large pond, wet weather creek, AG exempt, lots of wildlife, only minutes from town on pa...

By Andre Smith, Real estate agent in Glenn County
(Morrie Mages Property)
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The digital age is here, and it has hit most industries like a tidal wave, changing things in substantial ways. Those thinking of selling their home should take some of these changes into account because it has definitely revolutionized the way people sell their homes. The following are a few tip...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
Comments 1
 Home for Sale in Northwest Travis County Austin, TX 17257 Rocky Ridge Rd Austin, TX 78734 is offered at $574,900!!!  This property is perfect for the extended family. Two homes on 2 acres. Main home features a rustic feel with beamed ceilings, island kitchen, and lovely stone fireplace. Not one,...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Villages of Urbana Homes For Sale | No Bubble Here! How New Mortgage Standards Are Helping If you are looking for a home in the Villages of Urbana. Let us share a secret with you. When someone becomes a professional real estate agent, they make a commitment to their clients from the moment they f...

By Don Orason, "Helping You Make Good Real Estate Decisions"
(Silicon Valley Real Estate Team -Intero Real Estate Services)
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Silver Creek Valley Homes For Sale | No Bubble Here! How New Mortgage Standards Are Helping There's is an abundance of open space, hiking trails, great schools and charm. Locals know that Silver Creek is a great place to raise a family.While some people may say that the area is energized by new g...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
Comments 1
 Home for Sale at Vista Del Arroyo in Elgin, TX 271 Gruetzner Ln Elgin, TX 78621 is offered at $399,000!!!  Beautiful country home with wrap around porch overlooking 5.2 acres! Interior features include wood flooring and lovely wood beam ceilings, spacious island kitchen with granite counters and...

By David Alan Baker Laveen & South Phoenix Realtor, Your local Expert
(Keller Williams Realty Phoenix)
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Find yourself asking, "Should I sell during the holiday season in Phoenix?"  Truth is you are not alone.  Many home owners in the Metro Phoenix area consider selling their homes.  Many will place their home on the market, and others may choose to hold off until after the holidays.Yet, is there an...

By Lilas "Lela" Ashkarian, Ashkarian PA, ABR, CRS, E-PRO, GRI,SFR
(Coldwell Banker Schmitt Real Estate)
Comments 2
Real Estate Florida Keys260 3rd Street, Key Colony Beach Where Living is Loving  In this Lovely home, warm and inviting living dining, Updated Kitchen (2017) and Open floor plan, you will find peace and serenity. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, vaulted ceiling, wood floor, tastefully and meticulousl...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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My recent seller clients have gotten good results on their move. Here are some of the success stories-31 Boxwood Lane, New Milford CT 06776. Closed Date 12/29/2017, Asking Price $469,900, Sales Price $465,000, Accepted Offer in 3 Days-27 Crows Nest Lane #10K, Danbury CT 06810. Closed Date 12/12/2...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
Comments 2
 Home for Sale at Spillman Ranch in Austin, TX 15904 Spillman Ranch Loop Austin, TX 78738 is offered at $578,500!!!  This stunning 4 bedroom home backs to Falconhead Golf Course and features soaring ceilings and an abundance of windows allowing for natural light to flow in. It offers a dedicated ...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 4
Yesterday morning I spotted an email delivered to my inbox that contained a brand new listing. I have targeted specific neighborhoods with hotsheets in MLS (boy, that's an old term, hotsheets), to keep abreast of all activity. In this particular neighborhood, an interesting new listing popped up....

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2926 Ave J Brooklyn NY 11210)
Comments 0
   Want To Sell Your Home in Coney Island  Brooklyn   Homes for sale in Brooklyn are in demand.  If you want to sell your home in  Coney Island Brooklyn and you are looking for a real estate agent , call Michele Cadogan at 917-861-9166 Michele Cadogan 917-861-9166 Fillmore Real Estate Licensed Re...

By Thom Abbott, Midtown Atlanta GA Condos For Sale
(MyMidtownMojo.com |770.713.1505 | Intown Atlanta GA Condo Living)
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I'm Sorry...Do You Know WHERE Your Home IS?...followed by....Because Your AGENT certainly Does NOT!!! I work pretty damn hard to get my business. I'm at networking events. I work on my website, MyMidtownMojo.com. I call my past clients. I call old rental leads. I stand on the street corner in tig...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 1
Two Bedroom Condo Sale Sunny Isles Beach  Market Update December 10, 2018 via SIB Realty 305-931-6931 www.MySunnyIslesBeach.com 1742 condos are for sale today in Sunny Isles Beach.643 Two Bedroom condos for sale in Sunny Isles Beach       Prices from $184,500 to $4,250,000      On the ocean side ...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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Seven New Year’s Resolutions Home Sellers Should Make.Many homeowners choose to wait until after the New Year to list their home. This makes life a lot easier if you have young children at home and/or are expecting houseguests.   But once the holidays are over, it’s time to get serious if you ha...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB REALTY)
Comments 0
Turnberry Ocean Colony Sunny Isles Beach. Sale and Rent. Market Update December 10, 2018 Turnberry Ocean Colony Sunny Isles Beach 16047 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160 - South Turnberry Ocean Colony Sunny Isles Beach16051 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160- North Turnberry Ocea...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB REALTY)
Comments 0
Acqualina Ocean Residences Sunny Isles Beach Market Update December 10, 2018 Acqualina Ocean Residences Sunny Isles Beach  17875 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Greatness in art luxury oceanfront condominium Acqualina Ocean Residences  Sunny Isles Beach , architecture and lifestyle is ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB REALTY)
Comments 0
Chateau Beach Sunny Isles Beach Market Update December 10, 2018 Chateau Beach Sunny Isles Beach  is not the place to compromise, it’s shamelessly breaking any luxury standard whatsoever. Just to take a promenade over Chateau Beach Sunny Isles Beach  the Sky Villa or Penthouse impressing suits wit...