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By The Isaacs Team llc, realestateinthedistrict.com
(RLAH 11 Dupont Circle, Washington DC)
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New condos in DC More information on DC Co-Ops List of DC Co-Ops

By TIM GARTON, "Highly Skilled Pro"
(RE/MAX Gold)
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Hello clients and future client's,Below are details about the new tax reform it does not help homeowners specially in the high end neighborhoods.  There are still deductions but there not as good as they were and   owning a home is better than renting for many other reasons besides tax write off'...

By Tracey Schmitt, Best of Luxury Realty, Miami Luxury Homes & Condos
(Best of Luxury Realty)
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 Ocean Four is the eagerly anticipated final high rise condominium tower of a series of four towers located on the pristine beaches of Aventura Beach, most commonly known Sunny Isles Beach, Florida.In addition to flowing floor plans, there are panoramic ocean views and wonderful amenities includi...

By Stieg Strand, Always showing up and working hard for you
(RE/MAX Results)
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The Hartford Place Clubhomes with one level living are tucked in the back of the Hartford Townhome development with an extra measure of privacy, and stature. Many of these "Twin" style Townhomes have features like french doors, and 4 season porches to maximize comfort and privacy. They are truly ...

By Susan Sechrist, New West Realty, LLC
(New West Realty, LLC)
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As we begin another year, everyone wants to know: “Where is the housing market headed in 2019?”It’s not only buyers, sellers, and homeowners who are impacted. The real estate market plays an integral role in the overall U.S. economy.  Fortunately, key indicators point toward a stable housing mark...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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 Real Estate #QuickTip - Do i need an 800+ credit score?Watch our Live shows on Facebook airing Wednesday’s at 12 pm. Elite Realty Group – Your Morristown, TN Real Estate Firm (423) 307-8566 Licensed in TN Equal Housing Opportunity The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides ser...

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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In a local Facebook group, a local builder's rep announces a new community in high demand school district.It's a fairly affluent area that's made Money magazine's Best Small Cities To Live list more than once.  There's the "old" section of the town and then there's subdivision after subdivision a...

By Mike McCann - Nebraska Farm Land Broker, Farm Land For Sale 308-627-3700 or 800-241-3940
(Mike McCann - Broker, Mach1 Realty Farmland Broker-Auctioneer Serving Rural Nebraska)
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Below is the link some have asked about for the current and future grain market rates.  The futures market is not an easy area to understand for most folks.  Are you one of those?One thing we have going for us this day and age is the availability of information on the internet.Most ag links focus...

By Claudia S. Nelson, Local Expert Making a Difference!
(eXp Realty )
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Wineries close to Woodbridge VAFall has all the pumpkin patches and Fall Festivals for kids. Here is a fun list for the adults. Wineries close to Woodbridge VA. There are a lot of different options to enjoy great wine close to Woodbridge VA.Potomac Point Winery & VineyardPotomac Point Wineries  M...

By Mullen Real Estate Team, Broker, Realtor, CPA, MBA (MA & CT)
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
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*This article was written By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff*Since it has such relevance to the MA realty community I am sharing it and giving full credit to the author-I hope the information is helpful to you!See how your city or town compares to the ones around you. The median residential t...

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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I hear it fairly regularly.  "Customer service in America is dead".And you can find examples of it without straining too hard.Long wait times on hold.Visit the big box store and 2 checkout lanes are open (out of 20+).Employees that don't know the products they're selling.  Special deals that are ...

By Claudia S. Nelson, Local Expert Making a Difference!
(eXp Realty )
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Things to Do in Woodbridge VA There are so many things to do in Woodbridge VA here are some of my top things to do in and around the Woodbridge VA area. Here is a list of 10 things to do in and around Woodbridge VA. It is not a complete list and I would be happy to adding anything that you can th...

By Claudia S. Nelson, Local Expert Making a Difference!
(eXp Realty )
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Impact of the Government Shutdown on Local Real Estate Market  This morning I talked to two of my clients. They are both government contractors, and both on unpaid leave until the government re-opens. If you are a government worker, being employed directly for the government, you are going to get...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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My favorite Palos Verdes Homes on the January 15, 2019, Palos Verdes real estate Broker’s Tour (16 homes had open houses today) are described below.  We currently have 150 single family Palos Verdes homes for sale ranging in price from $899,000 in Rancho Palos Verdes (The low in Eastview is $599,...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(United Real Estate)
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I wanted to provide a mid week update for Stone Ridge. There are currently 3 homes for sale. 0 homes new to the market.  2 homes which went active under contract or pending; 1 traditional sale town homes & 1 traditional sale detached homes..  0 homes closed. There are  0 homes coming soon.  I wil...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(United Real Estate)
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I wanted to provide a mid week update for South Riding. There are currently 8 homes for sale. 1 homes new to the market; 1 traditional sale town homes.  2 homes which went active under contract or pending; 1 traditional sale condos & 1 traditional sale detached homes. 1 homes closed; 1 traditiona...

By inboundREM Market Updates
(InboundREM)
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Lake Shore, MD Town Information, and Market ReportReal Estate in Lake Shore, MDThe beautiful community of Lake Shore in the Hog Neck Peninsula east of the town of Pasadena in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. The census-designated place features fantastic shorelines that ironically open to Magothy R...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtors, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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This story has been adapted to not reveal those mentioned. It is not located in PA or on the Main Line but it does contain a good moral worth remembering.A client loved a particular home. They made an offer and their offer was accepted. It was an estate selling the home as is. Home inspections we...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
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32514 Pensacola Florida News: Citizens wants to hike insurance rates 8.2%We work with many insurance companies to get you the best deal that takes care of your needs. Do you know that there are different policies for renters, rentals, homeowners etc. Call or text Charles 850-476-4494 for all your...

By Joy Daniels
(Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd.)
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     I know many of you do not typcially work with Septic Systems, but in my area, there are many "rural" areas where Public Sewer is not available and must use Septic Systems  Did you know there are differences between selling homes with septic sewer systems versus the more common public sewer s...