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By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Broker Associate, Alliance Real Estate
(Alliance Real Estate - Minot)
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Let's tell our friends, you call the ones on the left and I'll call to the right. They just HAVE TO come see our new home at Highlands at North Hill! The Chinook Twin Home is nearing completion and while it will be reasonably priced  I don't think these geese are going to have enough "bills" betw...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Just listed this home in Manchester NH 03103. This is an Estate Sale and will be a CASH ONLY sale sold AS IS.  Exclusively listed by the Godzyk Real Estate Services. Please contact Scott Godzyk at  or 603.661.2121 for more information.   WE CAN SELL YOUR HOME TOO  CALL TODAY FOR A...

By Susan Goulding, Northern CA - Tracy & Mountain House Real Estate
(Crown Key Realty, Tracy & Mountain House Real Estate)
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1041 Fulton Street, Mountain House, CA 95391 Call 209-914-5573 orvisit our website 4 Bed - 3.5 Bath Size: 3249 Year built: 2016 $3,000.00   Rental Description Single family home located in Hanson Village. A short walk to Mountain House High School and the NEW Elementary school. Easy access to Gr...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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 Existing Homes are better: • if you want to have the property already landscaped.• If you. want to know the neighbors in advance to moving in.• If you want to see the neighborhood you will be moving into.• If you want to see the schools, teachers and get enrolled right away.• If you want to clos...

By Nick & Trudy Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtors, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 9
After being on the lookout for about 18 months our Tredyffrin Easttown Real Estate buyer was ready when 444 Chandlee Drive, Berwyn PA 19312 in Waynesbrooke East had a recent price reduction. She was educated, prepared and understood what it might take to win a bidding war. Today we settled and 44...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Peonies are blooming in Kentlands The peonies are blooming in Kentlands, our home community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland. Peonies can be found in many of the home and public gardens in the area. Click on the following link if you wish to learn about growing peonies. HOW TO PLANT, GRO...

By Celeste Chism - Serving You in Crossville, Fairfield Glade, Lake Tansi & Cumberland Cove, Serving You is My Top Priority
(RE/MAX Premier Choice)
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Cumberland Cove TN  Located halfway between Crossville & Cookeville on the Cumberland Plateau is where you'll find this great place. This home is located in Cumberland Cove which is a residential subdivision of site built homes nestled on acreage lots. This is a very unique place and quickly you'...

By Ross Milroy, Broker/owner specializing in vacation home buyers
(Ross Milroy Realty, LLC)
Comments 0
Unless you’ve been living deep under the sea somewhere, if you spend any time in Miami, you know Miami floods. Whether it’s the influx of ocean water brought in by the King Tides, the flood waters driven by sea level rise, or an unfortunate effect of the proactive elevation attempts like we have...

By Ben DeHaven, Proudly serving Winter Haven & Lakeland, Florida
(Haven Realty & Investments)
Comments 0
Villages at BridgeWater is located just South of Interstate 4 on Lakeland Hills Boulevard (33) offering easy access to Tampa and Orlando for the commuter. Check out Homes For Sale in Villages at Bridgewater!These homes are mostly new construction, with great amenities such as a community clubhous...

By Korby Matsen, R(B), REALTOR Broker - Kohala Coast, HI 808-557-5321
(Hawaii Luxury Real Estate)
Comments 1
Waikoloa Village is a community located 6 miles inland from the west coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. This lovely community covers over 19 square miles and is a mixture of condominiums and single family homes.  Waikoloa Village offers its residents wonderful amenities such as an 18-hole golf co...

By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
Comments 1
Christopher Bullock first uttered these words in the Cobler of Preston in 1716.“Tis impossible to be sure of anything but Death and Taxes.”Ben Franklin usually gets credit, but he was not the first, and certainly not the last.  Jim Morrison famously wrote "No one gets out of here alive".  And no ...

By YourSiteNeedsMe SEO Team, $399 Real Estate Websites -
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The latest State of Georgia's minimum standard construction codes use existing national and international codes. Then the State of Georgia adds Georgia Amendments. The following is all included in the State of Georgia'sconstruction code: International Building Code, 2012 Edition, with Georgia Ame...

By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty, Florida Space Coast Homes
(Waves Realty)
Comments 7
Updated golf front condo ready for you to move right in! New floors throughout, updated kitchen, fresh paint, laundry hook-up, screened in patios on both floors, dual master bedrooms and much more! The pool, clubhouse and location are top notch...and the views are amazing!Here is what you get:2 m...

By YourSiteNeedsMe SEO Team, $399 Real Estate Websites -
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The  IDEM Ground Water Section protects and assesses Indiana's source water. Also, it helps public water systems in Indiana establish Wellhead Protection Plans and Source Water Assessment Plans. Plus, if you are a private well owner in Indiana, the The IDEM Ground Water Section will guide you in ...
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By Juli Clifford
(Keller Williams Metro Center - Arlington, Alexandria, Vienna/Tyson's)
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Every year, the New York Federal Reserve publishes the results of their Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE). Each survey covers a wide range of topics including inflation, labor market, household finance, credit access and housing.One of the many questions asked in the housing section of the su...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(United Real Estate)
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I wanted to provide a mid week update for South Riding. There are currently 25 homes for sale.  1 homes new to the market; 1 traditional sale town homess.  5 homes which went under contract;  2 traditional sale condos, 1 traditional sale town homes and 2 traditional sale detached homes. 2 homes w...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(United Real Estate)
Comments 0
I wanted to provide a mid week update for Stone Ridge. There are currently 9 homes for sale. 0 homes new to the market.  0 homes which went under contract.  1 homes were reported sold; 1 traditional sale town homes.  There are 1 homes coming soon.  I will provide a more details in next week's Wee...

By inboundREM Market Updates
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Aledo, Texas Neighborhood Information, and Market ReportThe Aledo, Texas NeighborhoodsAledo is a city in Parker County in Texas, just west of Fort Worth City. Aledo is also a 25-minute drive from Fort Worth and its major metropolitan area. The area is perfect for people who want to live outside t...

By Palm Springs Realtor Stewart Penn, Bennion Deville Homes - Broker Associate
(Bennion Deville Homes)
Comments 0