Home Selling

It's been said that the only thing in real estate that is more confusing than purchasing a home is selling one – especially if you've never done it before. Where to start? Who to turn to?


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By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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3 Home Selling Mistakes to AvoidIf you are a homeowner selling your house in a seller’s market with high demand and low inventory, it’s a reason to be happy. However, even in a hot seller’s market, it is possible to go weeks..months without any offers and few showings. Before you know it, your li...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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So nice to have inter office email . I was on the phone with a client . She was looking for a condo at a certain price .She was getting really anxious and starting to look outside of her parameters . She also was looking at styles of homes that were not for her . We were on the phone she was insi...

By Mike and Dawn Lewis, The Lewis Team at Keller Williams in San Diego CA
(The Lewis Team at Keller Williams)
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Eastlake Home by Dawn Lewis SOLDCall Me I Can Sell Yours Too!Amazing Gated Eastlake Vistas home on .39 acre lot with Lake views. 3 car garage. Walk up to the court yard with elegant fountain. Walk in to travertine floors with custom marble inlay. Formal dining room has grand high ceilings and 2 s...

By Cecilia Rodriguez, Realtor - Riverside California Real Estate
(First Team Real Estate)
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Si usted está considerando vender o comprar una casa en Anaheim CA, aqui encontrara la lista de todas las casas de venta en Anaheim CA, como información sobre la bella ciudad de Anaheim CA, y todo lo que tiene que ofrecer.Anaheim CA Casas De Venta Real EstateAnaheim, ahora la décima ciudad más gr...

By VICTORIA LEGROW P.A., Call me now and start packing!!
(Remax Champions)
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Another property sold by Victoria Legrow! 5 bedrooms | 3 baths | 4,326 sq. ft.SOLD Price: $310,000Days on Market: 35 This lovely home has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, a 2 car garage and an amazing view.  Huge covered & screened lanai looks out over conservation, a pond and the lake. Walking/ jogging trai...

By Mike and Dawn Lewis, The Lewis Team at Keller Williams in San Diego CA
(The Lewis Team at Keller Williams)
Comments 1
Sold by Dawn Lewis - Downtown Condo in San Diego CACall me I can Sell Yours Too! Absolutely gorgeous wood floors flow through every inch of living space. Sleek kitchen with contemporary cabinets, all stainless steel appliances, granite counter top & recessed lighting. Pendant lights drop elegantl...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Investor and SC Real Estate Agent
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By VICTORIA LEGROW P.A., Call me now and start packing!!
(Remax Champions)
Comments 0
Another property sold by Victoria Legrow! 3 bedrooms | 2 baths | 2,077 sq. ft.SOLD Price: $155,000Days on Market: 3 Located in the desirable Forest Hills East, this home is a must see home! Here are just some of the features of this home: Roof and A/C approx. 1 year old. New windows, interior and...

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 6
 Day late and dollar short. That's what happens much of the time with people. It always seems to take them a long time to get around to reacting to the Sacramento real estate market. I have found over my decades in the business that many sellers wait to put their home on the market until after th...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 12
Listening to a heated debate at my local Dunkin Donuts, one gentleman was arguing the market is heading up while the other was arguing of a coming crash. I sat sipping my coffee and was going over paperwork for a listing appointment this morning. Out of the corner of my ear, i was listening as th...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 10
If you're thinking of selling your home, here are five great tips from Kathy Streib home stager from Delray Beach FL.  And, if you live close by, she's the one you should call:  You Still Have Time- 5 Things You Can Do Now To Prepare Your Home For Sale   It may be only August but the Snowbirds wi...

By Pat Champion, Call the "CHAMPION" for all your real estate needs
(Coldwell Banker Camelot Realty)
Comments 7
Crank Up Your Curb AppealIt really is all about making the first impression a lasting one you never get a second chance to make a first impression. This is true for all Seller's it doesn't matter what kind of market we are in. Please click on link below for tips on how to crank up your curb appea...

By Laura Sellers, www.Auburn-Realtor.com; Auburn, AL Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.Auburn-Realtor.com, EXPERT IN AUBURN REAL ESTATE SERVICES)
Comments 1
Are you selling your house in the Auburn - Opelika, AL area and are looking for the perfect buyer for it?  Contact me today and let me help you get your house SOLD and locate the right buyer for your it.For all of your real estate needs in the Auburn-Opelika area and to experience the magic of th...

By Abby Stiller, Real estate agent serving SWFL.
(Premier Realty Homes of SWFL)
Comments 5
PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THIS PENDING SALE BY PREMIER REALTY HOMES  RARE OPPORTUNITY! BIG PRICE REDUCTION! NOW $424,900. HOW ABOUT INCREDIBLE AND RARE 4 WAY INTERSECTING MAJOR WIDE WATERWAY HOME AT THIS PRICE AND WITHIN THE X ZONE, NO FLOOD INSURANCE REQUIRED (HUGE $$THOUSANDS ANNUAL SAVINGS)! THIS 3 BE...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 7
      Glendale WI Listing Coming Soon!  All for $214,900!!!! LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! 3 Bedroom, 1.5 bath ranch located in a quiet neighborhood, yet close to all of Glendale's amenities, including Nicolet and Bayshore Town Center! Walking distance to schools and parks. Freshly painted interior...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 10
Address: 41 S Park St Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 53066-2746 Taxed by: Oconomowoc MLS #: 1532398    CONGRATULATIONS TO MY BUYERS JOSH AND BRENNA ON THE ACCEPTANCE OF THEIR OFFER ON THIS LOVELY HOME!!!       357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor Your 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 to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home. Contrary to what many believe, Millennial...

By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR® Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company, REALTORS®)
Comments 3
JUST SOLD in Columbia, MD and Mount Airy, MDA Happy Closing Day Times Two! 10625 Green Mountain Cir is a pretty split level home in the Bryants Woods subdivision in Columbia and within walking distance to Wilde Lake and Columbia Mall. Beautifully maintained, updated and with a super Master bath ....

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 13
Five Gardening Secrets of a Westchester, CA. 90045 Realtor, Endre Barath, Jr.Secret Number One:  Just having books about gardening does not translate to being a good Gardner. As a background, I come from a long line of East Coast and European urban dwellers. Hence, gardening has been a dream that...

By Winston Crosbie, Winston Crosbie PA - Keller Williams Realty
(Keller Williams Realty - Wellington)
Comments 1
Bottom Line:Don’t let the fear of not finding a home to move in to stop you from moving on with your life. Let’s get together to discuss ways to set expectations with potential buyers from the start.  More Let's get together and discuss the supply conditions in your neighborhood to be able to ass...