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 Larry & Laurie Weichman, A Tradition of Success
(The L3 Real Estate, A Trusted Name In Orange County Real Estate)
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As soon as you begin to plan to sell your Costa Mesa home, you’ll soon find one thing everyone agrees upon: the need to de-clutter. But where to start? For any home that’s been lived in for years, it’s easier said than done. Most of us shrink from even thinking about what goes and what stays. But...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
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55+ BEST Cypress floorplan in Cresswind! Orig floorplan has been customized with UPGRADES THROUGHOUT! Home is IMMACULATE inside & out & has been meticulously maintained! The original sunroom was built in AS PART OF THE HOME which makes a great family/ tv room Beautiful Gourmet kitchen with grani...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
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 Home for Sale at Southlake Ranch in Kyle, TX 165 Onyx Lake DR Kyle, TX 78640 is offered at $229,900!!!  This is perfect for the multi-generational family. Bedroom and full bath downstairs. Master plus 2 secondary bedrooms with walk-in closets and a game-room on the second level. Beautiful stairc...

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 Peter Mohylsky, South Walton, Let me help you find your path to the beach.
(PrimeSouth Properties)
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The differences between decorating and staging are important to know  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 (sem...

By Fred Sed, Your Orange County Realtor, Why? Because Fred Sed
(Fred Sed Group ~ Your Premier Southern California Realtors)
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1558 Mitchell Ave, Tustin, CA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews More $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 3 Baths (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 1492 SqFt Your new home sits in the perfect location. With convenient access to the 5, 55, and 261 Freew...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 32 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
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Local Market Insight Report for Falls Church, VAHere is the most recent Local Market Insight Report for Falls Church, 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 r...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 32 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
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Local Market Insight Report for Fairfax County, VAHere is the most recent Local Market Insight Report 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 ...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
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Several new clients have been contacted us this month asking about Stonegate Parker Homes. With the continued surge in demand for Parker Homes, we are searching the MLS every day for new listings and updating our clients on recent sold prices. Yesterday we created this statistical report for one ...

By Jennifer Kim
(Panta Marketing)
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Thinking of selling your home? Selling your home is a very important process, therefore meeting the right real estate agent is crucially important to ease your journey.We've prepared an easy 6-step Sellers Guide on our website for people to read and learn about what it takes to sell a house!Read ...

By Sandra Nickel, The Hat Team
(Sandra Nickel REALTORS)
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​There comes a time in everyone’s life when a large family home is no longer needed.  Some people choose to downsize when they reach the empty nest stage, but others stay on until they must move due to circumstances beyond their control. This can be very challenging when it entails moving senior ...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Jefferson County Real Estate NewsJefferson, WI The following MLS information is for July 2019.During the month there were 10 Single Family Homes sold. The average price for a home SOLD is $246,334Average time on the market is: 19 days There are currently 31 active listings, 0 new listing, 6 pendi...

By Vicky Chrisner
(Fieldstone Real Estate)
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Today is “St. Joseph’s Day”… St. Joseph is widely considered the patron saint of home and family.   As such, some people incorporate the use of a statue of St. Joseph in their efforts when they sell a home.   There are varying instructions as to how to incoporate the statue (bury it, bury it upsi...

By Shirley Coomer, Realtor, Keller Williams Realty, Phoenix Az
(Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living)
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There may be many reasons to sell a home that is already vacant.  Sometimes sellers want to move out completely prior to putting a house on the market.  Maybe a house has been a rental and once the renters have moved out, they are ready to sell.  Whatever the reason, here are some tips for making...

By Shirley Coomer, Realtor, Keller Williams Realty, Phoenix Az
(Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living)
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How to Sell a House You Inherit I am often asked how to sell a house you inherit.  A few years ago a family member passed away and my husband and I had to work through this very situation.  This blog will address a property left directly to your and or other family members.    Click Here NOW for ...

By Zenja Darabnia AZ REALTOR ABR, REMAX Arizona Real Estate Agent, ABR, SRS, RSPS
(RE/MAX Solutions)
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Getting Your House Ready To SellWhen you want to sell your house, there are lot of things you have to think about. It can be a grueling process without the right pieces of information. Here are some of the essentials, so that your house is ready to sell.The first thing you might want to do when ...

By Zenja Darabnia AZ REALTOR ABR, REMAX Arizona Real Estate Agent, ABR, SRS, RSPS
(RE/MAX Solutions)
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Benefits from Staging a HomeTo increase the chance of actually selling a home you need to think about different ways you can make a home look appealing. Staging a home is one of the most overlooked ways you can interest buyers to make an offer. When you present a property you want it to look lik...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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by Patricia Feager, 8/12/19 Clutter is a word that makes some people uncomfortable. Yet, when people move it is a word that comes up in conversations. Another word I think about is conscious. It is something we live with our entire life. Clutter, on the other hand, accumulates over time and can b...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching entire seasons of shows like “Property Brothers,” “Fixer Upper,” and “Love It or List It,” all in one sitti...