Home Selling

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By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Brookfield WI Condo Sales Market Report 9/1/17 to 10/14/17Brookfield WI Condo Sales Market Report 9/1/17 to 10/14/17   Brookfield Condos For Sale, Brookfield Real Estate, Kristin Johnston My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity f...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Investor and SC Real Estate Agent
(South Carolina Homes Inc.)
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By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 6
Waukesha County Home Sales Market Report 9/1/17 to 10/9/17Waukesha County Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX    Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for 9/1/17-10/9/17.  Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha County Homes For Sale   My name is Kristin ...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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OPEN HOUSE: The Ranch at Brushy Creek ~ Cedar Park~Sunday, Oct. 15th 1-4pm Buyers, don’t miss your opportunity to preview this home at my Open House this Sunday, Oct. 15th from 1-4pm. www.4214zacharysrun.com 4214 Zacharys Run Cedar Park, TX 78613 is located in the community of The Ranch at Brushy...

By Brivity Platform, Manage. Market. Communicate. Convert. Get leads
Comments 120
As a realtor, you know that property price determines the level of interest in a property you're selling. From the number of showings, to the number and quality of offers, to the way clients rate your services, price is key. Unfortunately, it is also something about which clients have very strong...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
Comments 11
Just Sold:  Contemporary Single Family Home in Haymarket for $350,000On August 18th (2017,) I had the pleasure of listing a home unllike any I had listed in recent history.  It was a three bedroom, two bathroom contemporary design located at 16402 Jackson Hollow Road.  The home was located on a p...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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  Pending : Homes in  Contract - Canarsie Brooklyn September 2017For the month of September 2017, the Brooklyn MLS posted the following Canarsie Brooklyn homes in Contract:One Family Homes  Canarsie Brooklyn East 96th Street Detached 3 bedroom one 3 family 3 bedroom Canarsie  home asking $445,000...

By Barbara Michaluk, Top Producing / Full Service REALTOR in Marylan
(Weichert Realtors | Silver Spring, MD Phone Direct 240-506-2434)
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Selling Your Home Requires You To Appeal to a Buyer’s EmotionsBuying and selling a home is a very emotional experience! Although it’s in everyone’s best interest to try to approach home buying and selling in a practical and business manner, the buyer’s emotions are always part of their decision o...

By Patty Da Silva, Davie, Southwest Ranches Cooper City, Plantation, Weston, REALTOR, Top Listing Broker
(BROKER of Green Realty Properties® - 954-667-7253)
Comments 3
 FOR SALE by Donald Machacon and Broker Patty Da Silva at Green Realty Properties ~ Awesome 2 bed, 2 bath + office/den/bonus room home at Villas Condo in the heart of Davie. For photos & info, visit www.goo.gl/9CZ1BJ .Home features updated kitchen with beautiful wood cabinets, granite tops & doub...

By Ginny Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
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North Kingstown RI Colonial Home for Sale128 Dana Drive - New to Market  Colonial North Kingstown Home for Sale- 128 Dana Dr. https://listings.realbird.com/D2D7D8C1/490394.aspx   Overview Maps Photos Features $340,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 Half Bathroom1 Uni...

By Stavrula "Sam" Crafa, RNC,GRI, CDPE, PSA, Providing the integrity and service you deserve.
(Future Home Realty)
Comments 4
Think it's easy to sell a home and think you can do it yourself? Think again and read below.  10 Tips on Selling Your House FSBOI received a call from a homeowner as well a home buyer who decided to sell his Clermont house FSBO and use a REALTOR® to buy his next home.He was generous to offer me $...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 10
So you think selling a home is easy?  Or, that a Realtor's job is easy?  Them you may want to take a look at this list prepared by Amanda S. Davidson: What Does A Realtor® Do To Sell Your Home? Being a Realtor® isn’t as easy as it might look and there’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes to arr...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
Comments 0
Pensacola Homes and Real Estate, More real estate coming to social media near you There may be thousands of places to market yourself online as more websites compete for Realtors' dollars. Nextdoor is now experimenting with RE ads in 11 cities. Read more.      Upcoming Events in Pensacola, FL | ...

By Margaret Kapranos, Matching Marin Sellers to Buyers! 415-608-5070
(Zephyr Real Estate)
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        2       2.5       2       ZephyrRE.com     Imagine Fairfax $549,000   6 Arboleda, Fairfax Fairfax makes the investment magical! Popular Village West offers an amazing location for the 1st time buyer, downsizer or investor. Light and spacious, this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhouse is minutes ...

By Karyn Smith Woody
(Harry Norman Realtors)
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This charming River Access home JUST SOLD after receiving multiple offers! A 2 bedroom/2 bath cabin with extra building site, end of road privacy. Nice community!

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Just Listed in Worthington Woods Subdivision752 Worthington CircleWorthington Woods Property and Community InformationReady to get away from it all? Come move out to the country! This custom built, all brick home on a 2.11-acre lot for sale in Fort Valley GA in Worthington Woods has 2,694 heated ...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
Comments 1
Pensacola Homes and Real Estate, 5 ways to invest in real estate From owning an entire apartment complex to REITs to simply renting out a bedroom on Airbnb, there are many ways to make money through real estate investing. Read more.    Upcoming Events in Pensacola, FL | Pnj Events - Pensacola Ne...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 5
Whether you are selling or buying a home, the real estate agent you hire is critical to guaranteeing your family makes the right decision. Most agents can walk you through the process and explain the industry 'lingo,' but you should expect so much more than that. The housing crisis made everyone...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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San Jose Fire Station 125912 Cahalan Avenue, San Jose, CA 95123 Blossom Valley HomesI received a call yesterday on my 800 business line. The caller, with panic and urgency in his voice said: "Are you guys open today!?" Long, long story short - It was a homeowner in distress calling to get help wi...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 5
When you feel that your home is worth a certain amount, but no one buy it at that price, consider your strategy.Ask your real estate agent to give you a list of homes in your price range that were listed about the same time as yours. Add those that came up for sale since then.Which ones were sold...