Home Selling

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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019   Sweat the Small Stuff When Selling Your Winnetka Home I know that not all sellers want to to do an all-out staging of their home - they feel their homes are in good shape, show well, and are updated. So they go ahead and list their homes for sale but overlook the "small stuff." Th...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 21
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 2/17/17   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing. That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 2/17/17.  I hope you all had a great week, and...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
Comments 19
 I have a listing that is located in a cul-de-sac in a nice well established neighborhood. But, there is that one neighbor we all dread living next to. They complain about everything, they have unruly kids and it is always everyone else’s fault but their own.Well, I had heard of them doing this t...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 2
New Berlin Condo Sales Market Report May 2019New Berlin Condo Sales Market Report May 2019 My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for Condos in New Berlin WI. Are you looking to buy a Condo in New Berlin?  Wondering what your Ne...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 13
623 Glenview Ave, Wauwatosa, WI Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print View More Listings $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 3233 SqFt House Beautiful....Sooo many updates a stone's throw from the Medical College- Kitchen - newer cabinets, quartz counters, gr...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 4
Oconomowoc WI Condo Sales Market Report May 2019Oconomowoc WI Condo Sales Market Report May 2019 Oconomowoc Condos For Sale, Oconomowoc Realtor Kristin Johnston RE/MAX   My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for Condos in  Ocon...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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SORRY, TOO LATE in Popular Dilworth Neighborhood1536 Ideal Way - $970,000Incredible craftsman is UNDER CONTRACT!SUCH lucky buyers who found this stunning custom 2-story arts & crafts home in Charlotte's most walkable neighborhood. Located in the Dilworth community, one of Charlotte’s premier hist...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
Comments 1
Palm Realty's own Patti Maniscalco has gotten this large family home at 2183 Woodfield Circle in the Heritage Oaks subdivision of West Melbourne UNDER CONTRACT!!!. This home was listed for $335,000 and featured:Over 2700 square feet of living space4 bedrooms 3 baths3 car garage.28 acre lotConcret...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
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An Alluring 4 Bed/2.5 Bath Arboretum Pool Home FOR SALE in Davie!An Alluring 4 Bed/2.5 Bath Arboretum Pool Home FOR SALE in Davie!  Wow! This home has over $95,000 in upgrades including HIGH END features such as all impact windows and doors, crown molding and baseboards, plantation shutters with ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Sorry, Too Late! Dilworth Home is UNDER CONTRACT633 Ideal Way, Charlotte, NC 28203 It's amazing what a little paint will do for a home! The sellers listened to the feedback about the exterior paint (an historic Tiffany color) and repainted their home. Less than a day back on the market in popular...

By Cathy Carter, Finding You The Perfect Home!
(Re/Max Infinity)
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HOMES FOR SALE IN CANDLEWOOD IN GILBERT AZAryo currently looking to buy a single-family home inGilbert, AZ? Check out our latest blog post about homes for sale in Candlewood in Gilbert AZ!https://www.realestatechandler.com/blog/homes-for-sale-in-candlewood-in-gilbert-az.html

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2990 Av U, Bklyn , NY 11229)
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 Thinking of Selling Your Philip Howard Co-op Need A  Market Analysis For Your co-op  in The Philip Howard -Flatbush  Brooklyn - Thinking of Selling  Available co-ops for sale in Brooklyn are needed    Call Michele Cadogan917-861-9166  There are many  buyers waiting to purchase a co-op  for sale ...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. This means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available. Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housing market. Now may be the time...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
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Gorgeous 5 bedroom home in sought after Towne Lake subdivision. This home has been lovingly maintained in every way, from it's landscaped private back yard with gazebo and Koi pond to inside which includes new hardwood floors, windows and an updated kitchen. This home is an entertainers delight ...

By Joseph Zingales
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 0
Selling a home is no easy feat. There are many factors to consider for a successful outcome, including finding a good realtor, repairing or replacing broken things in the home, and getting all the home’s paperwork together.The most crucial step towards selling a home, however, is deciding how to ...

By Bev West, Greeley Real Estate Pro
(West Realty@Metro Brokers)
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Thanks to Marie Kondo and her hit Netflix series “Tidying Up,” home organization is a hot topic right now. Marie encourages her viewers to minimize their possessions and keep only those items that “spark joy.”With spring in full bloom, now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning and add or...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
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 Home for Sale at Austins Colony in Austin, TX 4201 Boatwright CV Austin, TX 78725 is offered at $219,500!!!  Spacious brick home sitting on a corner lot ready for your family! Large living area with lots of natural lighting. Cozy fireplace serves as a room divider between 2nd living area or form...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
by Ben WrightJune 2019 After 8 years of persistent improvement, the California unemployment rate began to drift upward in January 2019. A rising unemployment rate typically indicates that business conditions are deteriorating and companies are slashing jobs, and once the unemployment rate begins...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 1
Here are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Index  from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willin...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
Comments 0
Homes for Sale in Lemont, Illinois - June 2019Lemont is a village located in Cook, Dupage and Will counties in Illinois, a suburb west of Chicago. According to the 2010 census, the population was 16,000. Lemont is home to the CITGO refinery, Argonne National Laboratory and other industrial sites....