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By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Pewaukee 2 Bedroom Condos for Sale | Market Report June 2019Feel instantly at home as you enjoy the peace, quiet, and relaxed environment you can enjoy in Pewaukee.Incorporated in 1999, Pewaukee is a city in Waukesha County whose name comes from the Potawatomi language which means “lake of shells...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
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A Perfectly Priced 3 Bed/2 Bath Shenandoah Home FOR SALE in Davie!A perfectly priced 3 bed/2 bath Shenandoah home for sale in Davie! This adorable and affordable Shenandoah home is located in the Brandywine section which offers a community pool and secure mailboxes. The home has lots of upgrades ...

By Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty, Florida Space Coast Homes
(Waves Realty)
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$1350/Mo This is an updated unit that has been remodeled throughout. Hard surface flooring (NO CARPET), Two Screened in patios, Recent kitchen and appliances, Newer baths and fresh paint. The DIRECT golf front location will help you relax every day! The complex includes a sparkling pool and clubh...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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 Trump International Sunny Isles Beach Condos for Sale and Rent. July 19, 2019 Market Update Trump International Sunny Isles Beach with SIB Realty Valeria Mola What is today on the market in Trump International Sunny Isles Beach?66 condos are offered for sale in Trump International Sunny Isles Be...

By Nick Marr, Promoting real estate internationally
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When it comes to selling a house it can be a daunting experience and getting the entire process wrong can cost you time and a great deal of money.Search the internet and you will find a host of advice but hardly any will reveal the killer combination required for a successful sale. I reveal the v...

By sandy straley, Selling Homes for over 40 Years
(Rindlesbach Homes)
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Millcreek Homes for Sale3684 S Peach St   SLC, Ut  84109   $497,000Millcreek Home with a valley view of the city and Grandeur Peak. . . within minutes of State top rated K-12 schools. Includes 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and approx. 2782 square feet. Great canyon breeze in the evenings cools the hous...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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It wasn't a surprise buyers loved this impressive two story brick with swing in 2+ garage and professionally landscaped yard. The two story entry opening to well-proportioned rooms combined with an open flexible floor-plan creating a live-able family home.What a kitchen to work in, host and share...

By Donald Payne, What's your Vision..
(Vision Realty)
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While every home is different I feel I say these 5 things more than anything to those getting ready to list and sell. Each home will have it's own issues and quirks but these 5 seem to cover it all#1. Clean. You have to clean like you've never cleaned before! Maybe get some professional help and ...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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At first thought many could think they are asking if you are scary? But what is a BOO agent? Yes, the caller really asked that. The story starts on  this hot summer day here in the Manchester NH area. The caller then identifies herself as a home owner who is behind in her mortgage, She asked the ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha County 3 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report June 2019Waukesha County Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX   Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for June 2019.  Waukesha County Real Estate, Waukesha County Homes For Sale My name is Kristin Johnst...

By Valerie McEvoy, Oklahoma Real Estate and Homes
(RE/MAX Preferred Properties)
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Selling your home and need to know where to start? Choose the best real estate agent to help.Let's discuss why you should consider using a quality Realtor® when you are selling a home. If you are selling a home in Oklahoma, you'll want to use the best real estate agent in Oklahoma City to get the...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Trump Palace Sunny Isles Beach Condos for Sale and Rent. Trump Palace Sunny Isles Beach Market Update July19, 2019 with SIB Realty Valeria Mola Trump Palace Sunny Isles Beach 18101 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160As of today 29 condos are offered for Sale in Trump Palace Sunny Isles Be...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Price Isn’t Everything... It doesn’t matter whether you’re going to the Golden Arches or The Capital Grille, you want the restaurant to be neat, clean, and inviting.  The same could be said of buyers when they’re looking for a home to buy.      There are some sellers who think that just because a...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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SOLD in the Wexford Plantation Subdivision in Byron GA 31008SOLD in Byron GAThis home did not last long! My sellers SOLD over asking price with just five days on the market! I wish them well as they move forward with the next phase in their life. The result is another home just SOLD in the Wexfor...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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 One of our lisiting clients is our dental hygenist. This week, during a scheduled cleaning, she told me her young daughter prayers everynight for their house to sell, but during her prayer quickly adds, but no showings please.  We got a kick out her words, as it really sums it up for many seller...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
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Snoqualmie Ridge Stunner Overview Photos Snoqualmie ROA  Community Market Stats   List Price $899,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms3.25 Bathrooms Interior: 3,420 sqftLot: 5,281 sqftYear Built: 2013MLS #: 1488072 Location 9125 Jacobia Avenue SESnoqualmie, WA 98065 Description *Just ...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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What a Difference a Year Makes for Sellers Over the last few years, many sellers have been hesitant to put their houses on the market because they feared not being able to find another home to buy.We’ve reported on inventory shortages in the past, and it’s been a constant concern for potential bu...

By Fred Sed, Your Orange County Realtor, Why? Because Fred Sed
(Fred Sed Group ~ Your Premier Southern California Realtors)
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4209 Benham Ave, Baldwin Park, CA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews View More Listings $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 1 Baths (1 full ) BATHROOMS | 982 SqFt Welcome home to this hidden gem in Baldwin Park. Don’t let the outside fool you. You ...

By Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
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Since June of last year, we have seen an increase in the inventory of homes for sale month per month. Every spring and summer, the inventory increases because people want to sell their home. For those with children, they may want to be in their new home for the beginning of the school year.If you...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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The weather is not the only thing heating up in New Jersey! The real estate market is sizzling right now! Buyers and sellers are eager to settle into their new homes before fall. Click here to see the latest Clark Real Estate Market Report.For a free evaluation of your home, please click here.