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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
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Are you ready to retire and get out of the city with people living so densely together and ever present social distancing? In the times of COVID19 you may be ready for the wide open spaces and Sunny Arizona in Senior Living or Age Restricted 55+Active Lifestyle communities and homes for sale in t...

By Rono Williams
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COVID-19 is affecting the real estate market. It has been wreaking havoc in all kinds of industries across the board and the land and property business is not spared. The pandemic can very well be the first disaster that is affecting not only the United States but all the countries all over the w...

By inboundREM Market Updates
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Edgewater Beach Resort, Panama City Beach, Florida Condominium Information and Market ReportEdgewater Beach Resort CondominiumEdgewater is a premier beach resort at 11212 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, Florida. The resort is 20 minutes away from the Northwest Florida Beaches International A...

By inboundREM Market Updates
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Gulf Crest, Panama City Beach, Florida Condominium Information and Market ReportGulf Crest CondominiumGulf Crest is a beautiful condominium resort at 8715 Surf Drive, Panama City Beach, Florida. The gated resort offers exclusive beachfront and poolside amenities providing an enjoyable vacation de...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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We all know things are going to be different. But how different they will be, is just starting to reveal itself as we are allowed to show homes in PA. Remember those days, when you would preview a home on a Thursday with showings beginning at the weekend with an open house on Saturday and Sunday ...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Remodeling your kitchen space should be an exciting and semi daunting experience if you’re doing it right! There are a lot of changes being made to a space you’ve grown very accustomed to which means there some boxes you need to check. When it comes to remodeling your kitchen there are some basic...

By Scott Godzyk, One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Do you ever read the comments that home owners can  add under their listing in Zillow?  As a seller you may believe in truth in adverising, however this approach may not be the best way to go about selling your house. The seller may not like their house and that is the reason they are selling it....

By Debra Leisek
( Bay Realty,Inc Homer Alaska)
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 Memorial Day 2020Always Remember Check out our Ad in This week's Homer News Real Estate Section!Looking for Homes, Multi family, Land or a Business?We have New Listings! Call 907-235-6183 for more Information!   #BayRealtyAlaska #HomesforsaleinHomer #HomesforsaleinAlaska  Bay Realty Offers You t...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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      Hello, We wanted you to know that we are keeping up-to-date with the daily changes in the mortgage industry, and we are here to answer any questions you or your loved ones have about what is happening in the market. Here is a look back at this month's housing stats for Denver. We look forwa...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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I shared recently how one of my clients asked me to step in when they had made the mistake to use another broker and the home although it sold failed to appraise. On reviewing everything it didn't make sense as the comps were defintiely there for the home.Anyway, we re-listed the home for a highe...

By Curtis Van Carter, Your Napa Valley Broker Extraordinaire
(Better Homes & Gardens Wine Country Group)
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St Helena Weekly Real Estate UpdateTo see all St Helena real estate currently for saleMedian prices, average days on marketcurrent for sale                59,  medium price $2,795,000, avg days on market 129current sale pendings       3,  medium price $1,225,000, avg days on market  75sold in las...

By Steve Wilhelmy
(Keller Williams Classic Realty Northwest)
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Homes for Sale in Nottingham Haven Maple Grove, MNWhy Do People Live here?Nottingham Haven is a small community in the southwestern corner of the very popular city of Maple Grove. It is one of five dvisions of the Nottingham neighborhoods. The Nottingham neighborhoods are sought after by many ho...

By William True, Sarasota Real Estate
(True Sarasota Real Estate)
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Bradenton Homes @ Waterlefe Country Club Waterlefe Golf & River Club of Bradenton offers luxurious Southwest Florida living, breathtaking landscapes, and the highest-quality golf and dining experiences. Inside this gated golf community built along the Manatee River, many homes offer beautiful vie...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
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Forest Land Investments in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Minnesota Great Timber investments in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan.  The Lake States are famous for high quality hardwood including Birdseye Maple, Oak, and many other quality lumber and veneer quality trees. The Lake States are also know...

By Peter Mohylsky. The Santa Rosa Beach Expert, THE BEACH IS OPEN
(PrimeSouth Properties)
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1096 Scenic Gulf Drive, Miramar Beach, FL Under Contract Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews Follow This Home Search All Homes For Sale Gulf Place Vacation Homes Santa Rosa Beach Homes For Sale 30A condo deals Destin Homes For Sale Presented By: Showing Agent: Peter Mohylsky Br...

By Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
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Master on main plan with great level yard. Great room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace ceiling fan. Separate dining room. Eat in kitchen with plenty of counter space. Two bedrooms upstairs with loft open to greater. Two-car garage with extra attic storage. Swim and tennis neighborhood. Conveni...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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SUMMARY   The current inventory level for South Riding,  (to see the most recent MARKET SNAPSHOT you can click here) increased to 15 active listings. With 9 new listings and 6 homes which went active under contract and /or pending last week last week. 3 homes closed with average days on the marke...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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SUMMARY   The current inventory level for Stone Ridge increased to 7 active listings. There were 2 new listings, 2 homes to active under contract and /or pending and 0 homes closed last week with average days on the market of n/a and average net to list sales price of n/a%.  Click HERE for entire...

By Sheila Newton Team Anderson & Greenville SC, Selling the Upstate since 1989
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - C. Dan Joyner)
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Economists Forecast Recovery to Begin in the Second Half of 2020  Thursday May 28th, 2020  For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates   With the U.S. economy on everyone’s minds right now, questions about the country’s financial outlook continue to come up daily. The one that seems to keep r...

By Jared Chamberlain
(Chamberlain Real Estate Group)
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We've all seen it before. You know when something is going wrong, like really bad, it feels like it's in slow motion. We can replay the moment as an observer from the outside and analyze everything that could have been different. Unfortunately, this pandemic that we are in, mixed with our economy...