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By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 19
Jensen Beach Pool Home for Sale in Windemere – Sale Pending  Listed in July, this short sale in the  family friendly Windemere community of Jensen Beach, Florida is now under contract and awaiting lender approval.  Parties interested in this home and willing to take a back up position should cont...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 7
Jensen Beach Golf and Country Club Home for Sale Fabulous opportunity to own an affordable Jensen Beach Golf and Country Club home for sale (Eagle Marsh Golf Course) in one of martin County’s premier neighborhoods at an affordable price.  Listed at $256,000. A very special and inviting Jensen Bea...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 9
Stuart Florida Home for Sale on 2 Acres Great In-Town LocationPrice Reduced  5689 SE Ault Ave What a wonderful opportunity for this Stuart Florida home for sale!  The price has been reduced to only $200,000 for this incredible 3, possible 4 bedroom, 2 bath, ranch home on 2 acres zoned for agricul...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 6
Jensen Beach Golf and Country Club Pool Home for Sale - Coming Soon   Jensen Beach, FL Pool Home for Sale 3740 NW Royal Oak Dr., Jensen Beach, FL 34957 View Map A very special and inviting Jensen Beach Golf and Country Club home for sale awaits the right buyer wishing a carefree lifestyle in thi...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 16
 Affordable Stuart Homes for Sale Stuart real estate with a great location on large private lot. Wonderful private location in the heart of Stuart.  This one owner CBS home is on a spacious lot backing on to a preserve yet still close to downtown, shopping, restaurants and the beaches.  This affo...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 6
661 East 11th Ave Columbus, Ohio 43211Now's your opportunity to buy this 2 unit for investment or home and income! A very unique floor plan with one 2-bedroom unit and one 3-bedroom /2 bath unit. Rents were $525 for the 2 bedroom and $750 for the 3 bedroom. Across from the south entrance of the ...

By Fred Sed, Your Orange County Realtor, Why? Because Fred Sed
(Fred Sed Group ~ Your Premier Orange County Realtors)
Comments 0
43711 7th St E, Lancaster, CA Get Directions Click Here OPEN HOUSE May 19, Saturday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 1874 SQUARE FEET Don’t sleep on this home. It’s all about locati...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(PK Real Estate Utah South)
Comments 4
What is my home worth in Canyon Cove, Washington, UT | May 17, 2018?  Canyon Cove is an all adult, single family development nestled among the red rock bluffs in Washington City, Utah. All homes are consistent with picket fences running along the front of every home and feature tree-lined streets...

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Advantage, Million $ Guild Cert Luxury Home KW Land Division
(Keller Williams Advantage III Realty in Lake Nona)
Comments 2
Okeechobee Land & Lots for Sale - Search Here For Okeechobee Land Starting at $5,000                       Featured Property 15566 NW 286th Street Okeechobee, Fl. 34972   1.25 acres of vacant land zoned agriculture/residential. This lot is sparsely treed making it more cost effective to clear. Th...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 14
Just Listed in Linksview Subdivision103 Cart Path WayLinksview Property and Community InformationCute as a button! This move in ready home is for sale in Bonaire GA in Linksview and has 1,362 heated square feet. Listed at $132,500, this home is located at 103 Cart Path Way in Bonaire GA. Below is...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 53
Staging Myths & MisunderstandingsLast year I read a post that discussed seeing past staging when buying a home.  And that may be true when viewing a model home. A buyer needs to be realistic in that their own furniture and design may not yield the same effects as that selected by a professional i...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 3
  Vernon WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for April 2018Enjoy country living in Vernon!Vernon is a town in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. It is bordered by Big Bend to the east, Waukesha to the north, and Mukwonago to the west.The town has a total area of 32.7 square miles, of which 32.2 square mi...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 7
NW Austin: Home JUST LISTED in Canyon Creek 78726 www.9501indigobrush.com Buyers, act decisively and  you’ll have the best opportunity to buy this home as quality deals sell fast in Canyon Creek! Click on the link above to view the exclusive website of this home with hill country views that was J...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 20
3320 N KNOLL DR LOS ANGELES CA 90068Vacant lot is Pending. Now keep in mind when I listed it had a different address. Thanks to the neighbor and gracious seller we changed the address. Now if you really want to know what the address of any vacant land in Los Angeles is, the answer is easy. The AP...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
Comments 1
2 Bedroom/2 Bath Lakes of Newport 1 Condo For Sale in Plantation!A charming, 2 bedroom/2 bath Lakes of Newport 1 Condo for sale in Plantation!  This condo with a view, has a large kitchen with wood cabinets and tile countertops, new carpet, upgraded bathrooms, a large walk-in closet with built-in...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 5
SOLD in the Carlton Ridge Subdivision in Warner Robins GA 31088SOLD in Warner Robins GAMy sellers discovered me when I listed and sold a neighbor's home the year before, and reached out when they were ready. We market priced the home and they were under contract in just one day for their full ask...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
Comments 1
Villages of Urbana Homes For Sale | Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp Now? [INFOGRAPHIC] 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 ...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 20
 My past client called a month ago and told me their friend had passed.   The brother lives in Arkansas and would be in town to go over details of her property in a few days.    When he came into town we all met at my client's home for dinner and talked details.  My client wanted to buy the prope...

By Kasey & John Boles, Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties
(Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com)
Comments 3
  $164,900 Cozy Depot Bench Home. Minutes from downtown and BSU. Home features lots of great natural lighting throughout. Newer siding, windows, roof, lighting, and paint. The kitchen includes newer cabinets and tile counters. Property includes a detached single car garage. Lots of beautiful exte...

By JL Boney, III, Columbia, SC Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 3
  Located just next to the town center in highly desired Northeast Columbia, SC community Lake Carolina, The Oaks remains a very popular neighborhood. Within walking distance of a wine shop, hair salon, eye center, and a newly opened convenience store.   The Oaks in Lake Carolina also offers acce...