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By Jeff&Grace Safrin, SpousesSellingHousesTM
(F.C.Tucker 1st Team Real Estate)
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We've blogged about the scenic Vacation Home Resort Community in Northwest Indiana along Lake Michigan's shoreline and Lake Kai several times before: Beachwalk Resort Community Michigan City, Indiana Real Estate For Sale   Beachwalk Resort 2 Homes on 1 Lot Great Vacation Rental Income  Beachwalk ...

By Raymond Henson, SRES, GRI, Realtor
(eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277))
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     So, do you think you want to be an investor?  It is a question I asked myself many times when I was younger and yesterday it was fresh in my mind again.  I dodged a real investment bullet!  I had been contemplating buying a few shares of Luckin Coffee.  It fell almost 70% before I could pull...

By Bill Bodouva Jr REALTOR® ABR®, 2019 Top Producer Seller's & Buyer's Broker ABR
(Port Washington / Manhasset Real Estate)
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The Home Selling/Buying Process, during the COVID-19 Pandemic April 2, 2020I’ve been an active, dual licensed real estate broker, since 1987. I intend to comply with local and federal laws, but above and beyond, I’ll exercise my good judgment to protect my Clients, my Family and Myself, for the d...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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The Carleton, 4550 North Park Ave. in Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Find similar condos for sale or rent to those at the Carleton,  4550 North Park Avenue in  Chevy Chase, MD 20815.Get the value of your Carleton Condominium in today’s market.Do you want a smaller elegant building in the heart of Chevy Ch...

By Denise Copeland, Jupiter Abacoa Sales & Beach Front Luxury Homes
(Home Sales Palm Beach)
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JUST LISTEDWaterfront | Luxury Estate | Tropical Beach Retreat | Pool Home1820 Flower Drive | Palm Beach Gardens | Florida 33410                   Welcome home! 1820 Flower Drive in Palm Beach Gardens Florida features a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with an attached 2 car garage and workroom, tiled an...

By Lilas "Lela" Ashkarian, Ashkarian PA, ABR, CRS, E-PRO, GRI,SFR
(Coldwell Banker Schmitt Real Estate)
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My promise and heartfelt intentions: We can't go around it, over it, but we can go through it. You need not be shaken or devastated—though you have the right to feel devastated. There are solutions and magnificent opportunities out there; humanity has always been rewarded for the problems we’ve s...

By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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914 Old Truslow Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22406 Exclusively Listed by VA, MD & DC Top Real Estate Agent Shawn Derrick - 12:45 Team 540-585-1245 Just Listed!  Come see this beautiful home in person. 4bed/3bath, Single Family Home, $535,000, VAST220060 Special incentives for buyer - call/text 540-58...

By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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5509 Peters Ln Fredericksburg, VA 22407 - Exclusively Listed by VA, MD & DC Top Real Estate Agent Shawn Derrick - 12:45 Team 540-585-1245 Don't miss this home!  Come see this beautiful home in person.  Oak Grove Terrace, 3bed/ 1.5bath, Single-family home, $235,000, VASP219714 Special incentives f...

By Duane West
(3R's Construction Management LLC)
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By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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107 Courtland Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 Exclusively Listed by VA, MD & DC Top Real Estate Agent Shawn Derrick - 12:45 Team 540-585-1245 Don't miss this home!  Come see this beautiful home in person. Breezewood, 4bed/3.5bath, Single Family Home, $349,000, VASP220310 Special incentives for buy...

By Nate Johnson, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty - Serving Northern Virginia)
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  610 Pelhams Reach Drive, Culpeper, VA 22701 - Exclusively Listed by VA, MD & DC Top Real Estate Agent Nate Johnson - 12:45 Team 571-494-1245   Don't miss this home!  Come see this beautiful home in person.  Homeplace on Pelhams, 4bed/ 3.5bath, Single-Family Home, #325,000, VACU140942    Special...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
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Spacious and updated 4bed home on large corner lot. Beautifully remodeled with TWO master suites! The main level boasts an enormous updated kitchen w/gas range, newer cabinets, extended counters and tile backsplash as well as an attached dining area and breakfast nook. Off the front foyer is a hu...

By Pam Rumley Branson Realtor, Exclusive Buyer's Agent for entire Branson area
(Branson Edge Realtors 417-243-0100)
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Short Sales!  Many people think they are difficult, but with good preparation, they can be easier than you think.  This Guide will help you understand the process.  As agents, we all want to work in the best interests of our clients to make sure they come through a tough situation in the best pos...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
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If ever we've lived in confusing times, perhaps this is a new peak.  So much information available, but the accuracy of the information?  Quote "reputable" sources may be spewing complete lunacy intentionally or unintentionally.A claimed title provides credibility doesn't it?  Any nurse or doctor...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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 Chicagoland & Surrounding Northern Illinois County Offices:Update on Services The COVID-19 outbreak has presented many challenges for all real estate professionals on many fronts ...   One of those challenges has surrounded just WHO is still functioning and providing supportive services for tran...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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 The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides services with Morristown TN Real Estate For Sale and Morristown TN Homes For Sale to home buyers and home sellers in Morristown Tennessee, Whitesburg, Talbott, Russellville, Sevierville, Bean Station, Dandridge, Pigeon Forge and surro...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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Our blog friend James Whitlow has sent us another old picture.  This shows a group of people at Quitman Arkansas having fun in the snow. The post card has a Quitman Feb 11 1913 postmark.  Look at those small snowballs and by the looks of the group some have already been hit by snowballs.  And ju...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(eXp Realty of California)
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Pacific Coast Spirits and Hand Sanitizer Pacific Coast Spirits, located in Oceanside, opened in December 2019 and is offering more than just great food in their farm-to-table restaurant, and their famous small batches of craft-distilled vodka, gin, bourbon, brandy, and whiskey.  Hand sanitizer. H...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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These are different times. And every day we are adapting as rules change. I decided to host a Virtual Open House at a listing as my clients really want the house promoted. Initially I was going to go to the house and do it with the husband. But, then we got a stay in place order and our State Ass...