Home Selling

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By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Most real estate brokers and agents don’t really have all the tools needed to provide 100% selling services to sellers that need to sell their houses quick, for cash and at a fair price. This is why we have integrated fully with all the data on the MLS and became a real estate source to thousands...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 9
I am seeing a pattern. It starts that Manchester NH area Home Sellers are seeing home selling quick. They want to join the party and sell their home. BUT there is a but. They think they can do it better. They think it is easy. They think they can save money by doing it themselves. They also think...

By Desiree Whalen, The Whalen Team
(Keller Williams Realty)
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by The Whalen Team.**SOLD!** Adorable 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom corner townhome in the Westport neighborhood of Winnabow NC! Listed & SOLD in just under a month (26 days!) Need help selling your southeast NC property? Call The Whalen Team TODAY - we get results!

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Waukesha County Real Estate NewsEagle, WI The following MLS information is for July 2019.There were 9 Single Family homes sold.There are currently 25 active listings, 1 new listing, 1 pending listing. The average price for a home SOLD is $311,271Average time on the market is: 27 days The current ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Winston Towers is a comunity in Sunny Isles Beach just minutes from the exclusive Bal Harbour shops, and across the street from the beach.Winston Towers real estate features condos which many times have ocean and city views.Among the amenities at Winston Towers are 24-hour security, covered parki...

By Karen Rice Madison AL Realtor, 434-282-7936 Call/Text
(Keller Williams Realty Madison)
Comments 7
With home prices on the rise and a lack of inventory in zip codes 22901 and 22911, homeowners may consider listing their home For Sale by Owner (FSBO). Here are the top 5 reasons why that might not be the best idea:1. Exposure to Prospective BuyersRecent studies have shown that 95% of buyers sear...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
Comments 12
Winston Towers is a comunity in Sunny Isles Beach just minutes from the exclusive Bal Harbour shops, and across the street from the beach.Winston Towers real estate features condos which many times have ocean, bay and city views.Among the amenities at Winston Towers are 24-hour security, covered ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
Comments 7
Winston Towers is a comunity in Sunny Isles Beach just minutes from the exclusive Bal Harbour shops, and across the street from the beach.Winston Towers real estate features condos which many times have ocean, bay and city views.Among the amenities at Winston Towers are 24-hour security, covered ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Decorating and Staging Are Different...And Alike What’s that you say?  How can decorating and staging be both different and alike?At a social function recently, when someone I’d just met learned that I was a home stager (semi-retired) their comment was one I’d heard before…Oh no, if I ever have y...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Brookfield WI Homes for Sale | Market Report July 2019Get to know more about the “Edge City” of Brookfield WI!The City of Brookfield, Wisconsin, is in the heart of the Milwaukee Metropolitan Area. It is 10 miles west of Downtown Milwaukee along Interstate 94, within the third largest county in Wi...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 2
Menomonee Falls WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for July 2019Live in a desirable community with a small-town charm and a modern convenient lifestyle!The Village of Menomonee Falls is located in the north-eastern corner of Waukesha County, Wisconsin along the Interstate 41/US 45 corridor. It is ...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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 This gorgeous two-story only took ONE DAY on the market and received two offers and over asking price!    Both buyers and sellers want an end of September closing.   (This was amazing, as we are not seeing that many multiple offers lately.)    Saddle Rock Ridge is a popular neighborhood with abo...

By Rene Burchell, Experience Luxury Real Estate Service
(Coldwell Banker Residential Frisco)
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   When you’re getting ready to list your home, it’s of the upmost importance to ensure you are showing it inthe best light. Taking time to highlight its strengths and fix up some of its possible weaknesses can makea big difference in how fast it sells. Here are our top five recommended repairs t...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 32 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
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Local Market Insight Report for Annandale, VAHere is the most recent Local Market Insight Report for Annandale, 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 Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 31
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 Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
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As a homeowner, it’s always tempting to dream about the next big project you’re going to tackle. The possibilities are endless. Should I renovate? Should I refinance? Should I stay? Should I move? The list goes on and on.In today’s housing market, it’s actually a great time to shift your thoughts...

By Lilas "Lela" Ashkarian, Ashkarian PA, ABR, CRS, E-PRO, GRI,SFR
(Coldwell Banker Schmitt Real Estate)
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Hurricane season serves as a reminder to us here in the Florida Keys that homeowners insurance is a vitally important part of homeownership. Still, many in our area fail to take steps to further safeguard their property from damage or destruction resulting from a catastrophic event.  Which is why...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
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Here is your complete list of Weekend Open Houses in Multnomah County by City. As a buyer, it is fun to visit open houses but there are many things you need know first. Click here to read our article A Buyer’s Guide to Open Houses (The Do’s & Don’ts) in this article we give you some great advise ...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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Private, peaceful botanical gardens, easy one-floor living, solar energy are just a few words to describe this immaculate home in Olympia, WA, and the lucky new owners have the rest of the summer to enjoy this oasis in the beautiful Hawks Prairie area. This home was appealing to a wide range of b...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
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Here is your complete list of Weekend Open Houses in Yamhill County by City. As a buyer, it is fun to visit open houses but there are many things you need know first. Click here to read our article A Buyer’s Guide to Open Houses (The Do’s & Don’ts) in this article we give you some great advise ab...