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By Sam Cooper, Sam Cooper HER Realtors
(HER Realtors)
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Haaf Farms Home Sales Pickerington Ohio 43147Haaf Farms Home Sales Pickerington Ohio 43147 have equaled 7 in 2018 according to Columbus MLS.  These 7 home sales were on the market for an average of 39 days and sold for an average of $316.355 ($103.74 per sqft).  Currently Haaf Farms has 2 homes f...

By Chris B Johnson, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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https://www.google.com/analytics/web/#home/a69066132w111663562p116541675/#ChrisBJohnsonRealtor   Algunos aspectos destacados: Cada año United Van Lines lleva a cabo su ‘National Movers Study’ rastreando la mudanza de sus clientes de estado a estado durante el transcurso del año. Vermont reclamó e...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Jonathan Hall of the William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty's Northern Fairfield County Brokerage represented the seller of this efficient studio apartment at East Ridge condominiums in Danbury,CT. Located at 5 Nabby Road #B120, this unit featured a newly renovated kitchen, newer hot water h...

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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   Should I paint and replace the carpet or sell the home like it is?     Many Sellers ask these questions, and always recommend to get this done prior to listing.   These two items make such an impression when buyers walk in the door.     It gives the home a "face-lift", and smells good.  Some o...

By Chris B Johnson, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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  Aspectos destacados: ¡Contratar un profesional en bienes raíces que lo guie a través del proceso de comprar o vender su casa puede ser una de las mejores decisiones que usted tome! Ellos están allí para ayudarle con los contratos, explicar el proceso, las negociaciones y ayudarle con el precio...

By Gordon Crawford, Your Morris County Specialist!
(Gordon Crawford Home Selling Team)
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Is it a realtor's responsibility to provide constructive feedback on properties that they have shown? This weekend several of my listings were shown and I emailed realtors for their feedback.  Some responded with informative feedback.  Others replied, "Not for them" or "Not interested" and many d...

By Dionne Malush, Realtor/Investor/Author/Owner
(Realty ONE Group)
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What to Do When Your House Won’t SellLet’s say you have a perfectly lovely house. It’s clean, it’s well maintained, you’ve gotten rid of the clutter, the dog-damage, the cat-pee incident and the tenants. There’s nothing wrong with your lot or your neighbors, and you keep your cars in the garage.M...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Maritimes Townhome on Hutchinson Island Just Listed       Schedule a Showing/Request Info Search All Hutchinson Island FL real estate Search All Jensen Beach FL real estate Search All Stuart FL real estate Rocky Point Homes for Sale Map Search for Martin County FL real estate Search All Palm City...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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The Business of Selling a HomeOriginally, I was going to title this post, "What is a For Sale By Owner Gaining Losing By Not Hiring an Agent?"  The answer I imagine coming from the lips of a FSBO would be nothing.  Having talked to many a FSBO, I can say that most honestly believe they are gainin...

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))
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2/16 Saturday Mesa, AZ OPEN HOUSE Features Our Upcoming Listing! Valentine's Day might be over but homebuyers can still feel the love in the East Valley this weekend because our lineup includes our next listing in Mesa! A special one of a kind dream experience await prospective owners of this 4 B...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Some homes are harder to sell than others, even with a low price. A  Manchester NH area Home Owner called me to meet her about selling her home. She gave me a tour and I asked questions like I always do. Except the answers I was getting were not what "normal" home owners would answer.   As we sa...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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So Who Does Pay for the Staging?  Will Hamm asked in the Q&A section “If a client asks you to stage their home, who pays for it?” Of course, I have my own opinion on the subject, as did the agents who responded to the question.  When I started staging in 2007, the market was already turning towar...

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 Flatbush  - Co-ops For Sale Are Needed Wondering How Much Your Co-op In Flatbush  Is worth? Call For A Free Home Evaluation of your co-op In   Brooklyn    Curious about what your Flatbush  Brooklyn Real Estate  co-op  may be worth.  There’s an easy way to find ou...

By Viktar Kutsevich
(Kutsevich Realty powered by Samson Properties)
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Real Estate Market Update as of July, 2018 for Townes at goose creek viHomes for sale in Townes at goose creek vi, Ashburn VAhttps://www.kutsevichrealty.com/Loudoun-county/ashburn-va/townes-goose-creek-viAre you curious to find out how much your Ashburn HOME is worth in today's market?Click here ...

By Viktar Kutsevich
(Kutsevich Realty powered by Samson Properties)
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Real Estate Market Update as of July, 2018 for One loudounHomes for sale in One loudoun, Ashburn VAhttps://www.kutsevichrealty.com/Loudoun-county/ashburn-va/one-loudounAre you curious to find out how much your Ashburn HOME is worth in today's market?Click here for a free INSTANT value reporthttp:...

By Viktar Kutsevich
(Kutsevich Realty powered by Samson Properties)
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Real Estate Market Update as of July, 2018 for Goose creek village northHomes for sale in Goose creek village north, Ashburn VAhttps://www.kutsevichrealty.com/Loudoun-county/ashburn-va/goose-creek-village-northAre you curious to find out how much your Ashburn HOME is worth in today's market?Click...

By Viktar Kutsevich
(Kutsevich Realty powered by Samson Properties)
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Real Estate Market Update as of July, 2018 for Loudoun valley ridgesHomes for sale in Loudoun valley ridges, Ashburn VAhttps://www.kutsevichrealty.com/Loudoun-county/ashburn-va/loudoun-valley-ridgesAre you curious to find out how much your Ashburn HOME is worth in today's market?Click here for a ...

By Viktar Kutsevich
(Kutsevich Realty powered by Samson Properties)
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Real Estate Market Update as of July, 2018 for WindermereHomes for sale in Windermere, Ashburn VAhttps://www.kutsevichrealty.com/Loudoun-county/ashburn-va/windermereAre you curious to find out how much your Ashburn HOME is worth in today's market?Click here for a free INSTANT value reporthttp://w...

By Viktar Kutsevich
(Kutsevich Realty powered by Samson Properties)
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Real Estate Market Update as of July, 2018 for Potomac greenHomes for sale in Potomac green, Ashburn VAhttps://www.kutsevichrealty.com/Loudoun-county/ashburn-va/potomac-greenAre you curious to find out how much your Ashburn HOME is worth in today's market?Click here for a free INSTANT value repor...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On February 12, 2019, National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that regional existing home sales in the Northeast gained 3.9% in the 4th quarter of 2018, from 3rd quarter of 2018, but fell 5.4% from 4th quarter of 2017. The median price of a existing home sales in the Northeast was $286,40...