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 Maui Luxury Real Estate Team, Ask for the Best, Ask for MLRET!
(KW Island Living)
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If you’re daydreaming about your next Hawaii vacation home and are exploring what island in Hawaii will be the best place for you to put down roots then look no further than Maui. Maui is home to a plethora of exciting outdoor adventure activities, world-class famous restaurants, boat tours, shop...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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¿Mudándose a la casa de sus sueños? ¡No espere!   Las tasas de interés han aumentado más de la mitad de un punto desde el comienzo del año, y muchos suponen que, si las tasas hipotecarias aumentan, el valor de las casas cae. La historia, sin embargo, ha demostrado que esto no es cierto.   ¿Dónde...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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  East Flatbush Brooklyn Real Estate 3 Bedroom One Family Home Sold $550,000    Fillmore Real Estate Ave J office  Just closed on this semi-detached 3 bedroom East 30's Flatbush Brooklyn one family duplex home for saleAsking $568.000Closed Price $550,000 If you are ready to sell your home East Fl...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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  One Family Homes For Sale in Brooklyn Under $500,000 - Single Family Homes For Sale in Brooklyn Under $500,000 5/16/18    Here is a sample of one family homes  for sale in Listed on the  Brooklyn under $500,000  as of  May 16th, 2018  Canarsie Brooklyn Real Estate Homes - Homes For Sale In Cana...
Located just across the Ouachita River in West Sterlington Overview Maps Photos $22,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms1 Full BathroomLot: 1,651 sqftYear Built: 1929MLS #: 182759 Location 151 Loch Lomond RoadSterlington, LA 71280USA Brian Bendily John Rea Realty(318) 388-0941brianben...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
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Townhome at Canyon Park List Price $399,000 Townhouse Main Features 2 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 1,252 sqftYear Built: 1996MLS #: 1293610 Location 23908 Bothell Everett HwyUnit C9Bothell, WA 98021 Description Light and Bright Country Place Townhome offers 2 bedrooms and 2.5...

By Joe Gonzalez, NMLS# 134407 (877)507-2006
(GMH Mortgage Services LLC)
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Nearly 70 million American households include at least one pet, but most prospective buyers won’t want to see evidence of pets in a home on the market.Here are some tips about how to sell a pet-friendly home.Prior To ListingPoint out special pet features to your real estate agent — a cat door, fe...

By Bob Elliot, 20+ Yrs Local Industry Experience
(RE/MAX RESULTS)
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Before an owner can market a property to buyers that want to use a FHA loan, he will want to familiarize himself with the FHA's standards. FHA won't insure loans on just any property.While their standards aren't as stringent as they used to be, a home needs to be in relatively good condition to q...

By Rene Perrin, Real Estate serving in East Meadow
(Global REMAX)
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Are you considering selling your home for cash? You’re probably wondering if this is the best option for you. Hi, my name is Rene Perrin, an expert in the Long Island NY real estate market. To help you solve all your questions, I’ve put together a list of the top three reasons to sell your home f...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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First time or not, selling a house is no easy feat. There are a lot of things to get done, from the paperwork to packing and everything in between! It really pays off to do your research before you begin this process. Keep reading to learn these tried and tested tips on house selling from Kingsto...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
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New Construction Arcadia Terrace Purchase Price $527,545 Condominium Main Features 3 Bedrooms2.25 BathInterior: 2,127 sqftLot: 3,129 sqftYear Built: 2018MLS #: 1238590 Location 13018 21st Drive W2008Everett, WA 98204 Description Welcome to Arcadia Terrace! Elegance meets practicality in this com...

By Brian Bendily
(John Rea Realty)
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913 Hodge Watson Road Calhoun, LA 71225 Overview Maps Photos $285,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 Half BathroomLot: 2,347 sqftYear Built: 2001MLS #: 182768 Location 913 Hodge Watson RoadCalhoun, LA 71225USA Brian Bendily John Rea Realty(318) 388-0941brianbendily@...

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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Another Sold North Kingstown RI Home By Ginny Gorman114 Apple Tree CourtHappy Sellers promote more business for this North Kingstown listing agent.  It is a win-win for all parties when you make a seamless home sale happen. 

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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Team Zuhl is now affiliated with Samsel and Associates where our mission is to provide excellent customer service in real estate transactions.  Whether you want to buy or sell a home, in Clark, Cranford, Linden, Rahway, Scotch Plains, or any part of Union County, we've got the experience you need...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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  Want To Sell Your Home In Flatbush  Brooklyn Free Market Analysis For Your Home in Brooklyn  - Thinking Of Selling Your Home in  Flatbush Brooklyn  Free Market Analysis For Your Home in Brooklyn Own A home in Brooklyn and you are thinking of Selling?Now Is The Time To Sell!Available homes for s...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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 Thinking of Listing Your Home in Cypress Hills  Brooklyn For Sale - Ready To Sell Your Home in Cypress Hills  Brooklyn For Sale   Ready To List and  Sell Your Home In Cypress Hills  BrooklynCall Michele Cadogan917-861-9166@Fillmore Real Estate Now Is The Time To Sell!Available homes for sale in ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Simply put, staging is where you arrange your home and it's decor to highlight the best features of your house AND maximize the appearance of the square feet. So you are planning to SELL your HOME and have already taken care of the "5 Easy Ways to Get Your Home Ready to Sell". Now the last step b...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Repairs are negotiable - First impressions (usually) are not.  Buyer is thrilled to discover a listing with an open floor plan, 3 bathrooms (you should see the soaker tub in the master), large covered patio, and an acre lot for her family to enjoy.  "Wait a minute...As-Is Condition?"  "But the de...

By Kasey & John Boles, Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties
(Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com)
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"John Boles has been an exceptional agent in representing myself and my husband. We are purchasing the property sight unseen, and he has jumped through hoops with video recordings and pictures of our new home, so we may feel like we are present in Star. Everything that we have asked of John, he h...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
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 Late on Making Mortgage Payments on Your Home in Crown Heights   Brooklyn –  Need To Sell Your  Crown Heights Home – Avoid Foreclosure Consider A Short Sale Under Water In Brooklyn? Owe More Than Your Home is Worth? Consider a short sale on your home in Crown Heights  Brooklyn  Having problems m...