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 Alan Kirkpatrick, Alan in Austin
(Austin Texas Homes)
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Great Location just off Parmer near 35 and 101RARE FIND This single story well-built home features an addition that adds over 300 additional sq. ft. to this home. It has an open floor plan was updated in the 1990s. Great location for commuters. Lovely Neighborhood. NO HOA! Side driveway for a boa...

By Sally Lawrence, Broker, CHS, e-Pro, SFR, REALTOR®
(Advantage Real Estate)
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I suppose it's possible that they still serve a purpose in terms of getting a house sold, but in many cases, the primary purpose seems to be advertising the agent listing the house instead of advertising the house.  Why does it feel this way to me?  When the sign has a picture of the agent that i...

By Chris Dunham, "The Real Estate Guy!"®
(Keller Williams East Valley-LuxRE Group)
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Move in Ready Mesa home - 4 Bedroom home in MesaMove in ready home in northeast Mesa. Located just off Power and Brown, this 4 bedroom, 2 bath home with just under 1800 SF is flawless. Updated and upgraded from door to door, floor to ceiling. Nothing left to be done but move in. Great room vibe y...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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When you are selling your home in the Greater Danbury & Candlewood Lake area of CT, there are several things that you would like to consider:-Will we get enough money to move on from the house?-How long will it take to sell?-When will we have to move out?-Where will we go when we sell?-What's our...

By Sam Cooper, Sam Cooper HER Realtors
(HER Realtors)
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Clinton Estates Columbus OH Recent ListingsClinton Estates Columbus OH Recent Listings currently are three according to Columbus MLS.  These three homes have 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths  and are in the $50,000 - $129,850 price range.  All three homes are situated on .17-.18 acre lots.  The three homes ...

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2926 Ave J Brooklyn NY 11210)
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Thinking of Selling  Your Co-op  In  Kensington  Brooklyn - Ready to List Your Co-op  Co-ops For Sale In Kensington Brooklyn Are In Demand -  Call Michele Cadogan At F917-861-9166 (cell)Fillmore Real Estate Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker   Call Michele Cadogan917-861-9166Licensed Real Esta...

By Cate Griffing, Home Decor Blogger creating beautiful spaces
(West Magnolia Charm)
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When you go to sell your home you want to appeal to as many buyers as possible. That being said, that bright green accent wall in you guest bedroom might happen to scare a few buyers away. Yes,  paint is an easy fix, but some people want that move in ready home with no work required. Honestly, wh...

By Bob Ratliff, "Sold with Bob"
(Robert Ratliff Realty)
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Sex Offender lives in Neighborhood, Must a Seller Disclose? Working with a buyer several years ago our buyers wanted to know if a sex offender lived in the neighborhood they were looking to move. As a professional I told them I would give them a website link where they could research for themselv...

By Peter Westbrook, We Buy Houses As-Is, No Contingencies
(Westbrook REI (We Buy Houses))
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Who Will Buy My House in StocktonAs we usher in 2019 the real estate market has once again changed and like every year proceeding, the conditions in each market are driven by supply, demand and the local economy.Finding the right buyer or even the right way for you to sell can be a challenge and ...

By Peter Westbrook, We Buy Houses As-Is, No Contingencies
(Westbrook REI (We Buy Houses))
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Cash vs. Financing What offer should I Accept?Negotiating the sale of a house that you own is not always as simple as it sounds. Offers come in all shapes and sizes and they need to be evaluated based on the criteria that you established when you established the sales price.  Remember that each o...

By Melania & Jim Saltarella, Experience the Magic!
(Atlanta Communities)
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Charming cottage in sought after Bridgemill features new engineered hardwood floors and custom painting.  Large master bedroom on main level. Master bath features double vanity, separate shower, whirlpool tub and walk-in closet.  Two additional bedrooms on upper level.  Private patio, perfect for...

By Peter Westbrook, We Buy Houses As-Is, No Contingencies
(Westbrook REI (We Buy Houses))
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In real estate, everything is a negotiation. Its about coming to terms with what a seller wants and the buyer is willing to pay and visa versa when it comes to inspections.. That give and take is the key to a successful transaction. It is about coming to terms with reality, and when your home is ...

By Melania & Jim Saltarella, Experience the Magic!
(Atlanta Communities)
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5.79 beautiful acres on Hickory Grove Road in Acworth, Cobb County, would be a great location for a small subdivision or office park, minutes to interstate and minutes to downtown Acworth.  https://saltarellame.georgiamls.com/3056-hickory-grove-rd-acworth-ga-30101/8406281https://www.youtube.com/w...

By Brian Dunshie, Realtor - Arizona Biltmore,Arcadia,Paradise Valley
(Russ Lyon | Sotheby's International Realty)
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 Selling Your Home with Agent Brian Dunshie of Russ Lyon | Sotheby’s International Realty Innovative Real Estate Listing Services and Home Marketing Exclusively by Brian DunshieUnique Marketing offerings include - HD Photography - Panoramic Photography - 4K Ultra HD Video Production - High Qualit...

By Peter Westbrook, We Buy Houses As-Is, No Contingencies
(Westbrook REI (We Buy Houses))
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Thinking about selling your inherited house? In this blog post, you’ll read about the 5 no stress tips for preparing to sell an inherited property in Stockton so you can sell it easily, with no hassle.Selling a house under any circumstances can be frustrating, time-consuming, and even expensive.A...

By Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
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When Selling Your Home: How to Pick a RealtorAre you thinking about selling your home? When you are thinking about selling your home, you will be surprised how many things you need to take into consideration. The first thing that you may ask yourself is if you should list your home yourself to tr...

By Dave Martin (703) 585-4687, Making Realty Dreams a Reality
(Fairfax Realty)
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Parkfairfax home sellers beware — Thousands or Realtors offer home sale guarantee programs and they sound very enticing don't they. It's only natural after-all the most important reason you hire and agent is to get your home sold for you, so when they offer to guarantee the sale it would seem to ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Butler WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for January 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...

By Terri Buseman, Downtown Chicago
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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Trying to sell your home in the winter? Not sure if the time is right?You might be surprised to learn that there are some major reasons why selling your home in the winter is a smart strategy. In this blog, we’ll discuss the main drivers for the success of homes sales in colder months. Then, we’l...

By Bill Bodouva #ABR #SRS, 2018 #1 Top Producer Seller's & Buyer's Broker ABR
(Manhasset/Port Washington Regional Office)
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"Highest Sale Price, Best Terms, Provides & Manages All of Your Experts!" REAL ESTATE | HOMEOWNERS: My Powerful Online Internet Presence Guarantees Maximum Local, National & International Exposure of your Home. As an Internet Marketing Expert ePRO, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, CLHM...