Home Selling

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By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 23
You hired a listing agent to manage your house sale. Your home was cleaned, painted and staged. The listing went on the market, you had showings, accepted an offer, and now the buyer is conducting an inspection. Why would they even want an inspection? Your home is new, updated, in great shape, or...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 8
Well when things happen that are out of your control how  do you handle it? Last weekend Diane and I were heading to Manhattan Beach to do some errands. I washed my car the day before and was ready to have a relaxing Sunday Afternoon.  So as I was driving on Sepulveda Blvd now this stretch has be...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 22
We are often given a "heads up" by our referral sources that one of their divorcing clients will be calling to have us list their home along with some background on the case. They want us to contact them when we list the house . Our  contact with their client is often more frequent...and certain...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 0
Butler WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for April 2019Come and see what this charming village has to offer!Butler is a village in Waukesha County, Wisconsin which was established in 1913. This charming village owes it very existence to the railroad.In the Fall of 1909, representatives from the M...

By Cathy Carter, Finding You The Perfect Home!
(Re/Max Infinity)
Comments 0
Are you currently looking to sell your home in Chandler, AZ? Check out our latest blog post on how to sell your Chandler home fast by kicking up its curb Appeal!   https://www.realestatechandler.com/blog/sell-your-chandler-home-fast-by-kicking-up-its-curb-appeal.html

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 18
300 Hemlock Ct, South Milwaukee, WI Just Sold Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print View More Listings Follow This Home Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Avoid Foreclosure Free Home Values Presented By: Sally Hanson ExP Realty 414-525-0563   Schedule a Showing/Reque...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
Comments 18
Under Contract in Errol Estates Apopka FLI started working with the buyers of 1436 Lake Francis Dr located in the Errol Estates Subdivision Apopka FL in December 2018. At the time, they weren’t sure which area they wanted to be in but they knew the home had to have a pool.They put an offer on a h...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 26
Pulling up to a house, this is what I saw. No the house is not abandoned, but it is neglected. I was called to list and ESTATE SALE here in the Manchester NH area Home Seller was doing that killed their own sale, over and over and over.  The adult kids have been living there since. I was tasked w...

By Jeremy K. Frost, Associate Broker, CNE, CRS, ePro, PSA
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 19
HOME SOLD IN MANCHACA TEXAS! South Austin Gem in a great location. Former model home with tons of custom upgrades. Lush professional landscaping greets you upon arrival and invites you into the shade of the large covered front porch. Once inside, you feel right at home in the ideal open layout f...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 2
Just Listed in the Erin Glen Subdivision107 Cole CourtErin Glen Property and Community InformationGorgeous all brick home on a cul-de-sac! This beautiful home is located in the Erin Glen, and has 2,601 heated square feet. Just Listed at $265,900, this home is located at 107 Cole Court in Warner R...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
Some Highlights: ATTOM Data Solutions conducted an analysis of more than 29 million single family home and condo sales over the past eight years to determine the top days to list your home for sale. The top five days to list your home brought in a 10% premium over market value and are all in eit...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 4
Pewaukee Lakefront Home Sales Market Report April 2019My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activityfor Pewaukee Lakefront Homes for April 2019. Are you looking to buy a home on the lake in Pewaukee?  Wondering what Pewaukee Lakefront H...

By Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616, Top .0033% of 40,000+ Realtors in our MLS
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
Comments 0
Our 2 Newest Mesa, AZ Listings Featured In This Weekend OPEN HOUSE! So how do we top last week's event featuring one of our latest home and an upcoming listing? Well we make this week's event 5 homes strong and include our 2 newest listings in Mesa and a returning property!First up on the lineup ...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 31 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
Comments 0
Housing Supply - Fairfax County, VAHere is a report that shows the available housing supply for Fairfax County, VA. If you would like more specific information about this report, your city or neighborhood over the past 1 to five years, just let us know.Also contact us if you would like to receive...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 31 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
Comments 0
Housing Supply - Arlington County, VAHere is a report that shows the available housing supply for Arlington County, VA. If you would like more specific information about this report, your city or neighborhood over the past 1 to five years, just let us know.Also contact us if you would like to rec...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 31 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
Comments 0
Housing Supply - Prince William County, VAHere is a report that shows the available housing supply for Prince William County, VA. If you would like more specific information about this report, your city or neighborhood over the past 1 to five years, just let us know.Also contact us if you would l...

By Glenn Gaspar, REALTOR
(First American Team Realty, Inc)
Comments 0
 Homes for Sale in the neighborhood of Lakewood Plaza in Long Beach California  Welcome to the "Lakewood Plaza" real estate blog post.   Every week you will be updated on the activity surrounding the neighborhood of Lakewood Plaza located in Long Beach, California.  You will have access to the fo...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 31 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
Comments 0
Housing Supply - Loudoun County, VAHere is a report that shows the available housing supply for Loudoun County, VA. If you would like more specific information about this report, your city or neighborhood over the past 1 to five years, just let us know.Also contact us if you would like to receive...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
Comments 2
On May 7, 2019, Daniel Bortz published a very helpful report on Realtor.com about the when is the best time to sell a house.1. Spring isn’t always the best season to sell your house,2. Keep an eye on the local economy,3. Mortgage rates matter too,4. Wait until your home's in good shape,5. Your pe...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 31 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
Comments 0
Housing Supply - Fairfax City, VAHere is a report that shows the available housing supply for Fairfax City, VA. If you would like more specific information about this report, your city or neighborhood over the past 1 to five years, just let us know.Also contact us if you would like to receive:   ...