Home Selling

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By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 6
Featured Multigen Listing in Clark CountyThis lodge-style home features fully-permitted Accessory Dwelling Unit living quarters for multigen living or rental unit. A dramatic great room with 22-foot ceilings, window-clad prow front, and rock fireplace set the stage for rustic comfort in this lodg...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
Comments 18
Sale PENDING in the Greater Groves Subdivision Clermont FLIf you are a Clermont FL home buyer looking for a move-in ready home priced under $250,000, you missed a great opportunity! 2240 Flame Ct. Clermont FL 34714 located in the Greater Groves Subdivision is now under contract.The home was previ...

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2990 Av U, Bklyn , NY 11229)
Comments 0
Free Market Analysis For Your Home in  Crown Heights  Brooklyn - Thinking of Selling Your Home In Crown Heights Brooklyn    Available homes for sale in  Crown Heights Brooklyn are needed     Inventory Of Available Homes For Sale In  Crown Heights Brooklyn Is Quite Low Homes For Sale Are In Deman...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Tropicana Sunny Isles Beach Market Update August 26, 2019.   Tropicana Sunny Isles Beach   15645 Collins Avenue  Sunny Isles Beach, Fl 33160   Tropicana Sunny Isles Beach. Luxury condo for sale.  Tropicana Sunny Isles Beach   is located in the City of Sunny Isles Beach, Miami, Florida. This area...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 2
Delafield WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for August 2019Be a part of the delightful community of Delafield WI!Delafield is a city in Waukesha County, along the Bark River, and is a suburb of Milwaukee. The city has a total area of 11.06 square miles, of which, 9.41 square miles is land and 1.6...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 39
Your first question may be what is a facilitator? There are many names for these types of agents. From "non-agent" to "facilitator", your area may call them something else. The basic premise is a licensed agent who can show the buyer homes, can write offers, but does not represent the buyer. By n...

By Randal Jenkins
(Coldwell Banker F I Gray and Sons Residential, Inc.)
Comments 1
Every day dozens of listings expire.  What happened?  All you Realtor bloggers know.  What about my readers that are sellers?  What about my readers who found this blog whose listings expired.  Do you know what happened?It is fascinating.  If you ask the owners of expired listings...what happened...

By Joe Boylan
(SpringsHomes)
Comments 0
When you plan to sell your home as soon as possible, making it more attractive and likable to potential homebuyers is just as critical. Professional home stagers can help you sell your home quickly and at a relatively higher market price. However, what if you can't get a professional home stager ...

By Pat Champion, Call the "CHAMPION" for all your real estate needs
(Coldwell Banker Camelot Realty)
Comments 4
SOLD! 631 GULF LAND DR APOPKA, FL 32712I had the pleasure of working with a customer again. I was so happy to get the call from him asking me to help him again. There is no better call in our business than a satisfied repeat customer. Congratulations to my customer and his wife I am so happy this...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Prado Real Estate South)
Comments 10
Not using a Realtor® could cost you. True story about a home seller and a home buyer.  A Realtor®, recently represented a buyer on the purchase of a home. The seller decided to go it alone to save money. He used the Zestimate to come up with what he thought was a good sales price of $420,000.  Ac...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 16
Why is a lady looking in our window? That was the question from the home seller of my New Listing. You see they listed the home, but asked for no showings after 6pm the first week as the young kids have to eat and go to bed early. The first day we had 4 showings before 6pm. Then Here comes Mrs. B...

By Randal Jenkins
(Coldwell Banker F I Gray and Sons Residential, Inc.)
Comments 0
Gerry called.  We had not spoken before and he mentioned that he had bought the bank owned pool home on Barrington.  I was very familiar with the home and said, Oh yes, the sink hole property.   WHAT!Gerry was not happy, he did not know.   I showed him how the property was listed on the property ...

By Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
Comments 16
 A year ago our clients bought this house through us on a FSBO transaction, but circumstances changed and they had to move to the other FL coast. They are so excited with the sale of their home and can’t wait to start a new chapter of their life! Congratulations and Thank you so much for being lo...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
Comments 1
Wonderful move-in ready 4 bedroom traditional! Features all new carpet, hardwood floors, granite kitchen with island. 2-sided fireplace, fenced backyard with all new sod, HVAC systems only 2 years old. Full unfinished basement with stubbed bath. Termite bond can be transferred. Canton Homes for ...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 15
Can you predict the future? I was called to meet with a seller who wanted to sell their home. I spent a great deal of time walking through the home and asking questions. Then it was their turn to ask questions. The wife is ready to sell now. What is the home worth today? That was an easy question...

By Brian Petrelli, MBA, GRI
(The Brian Petrelli Team - Metro Brokers)
Comments 0
Several new clients have been contacted us this month asking about Spaces Highlands Ranch Homes. With the continued surge in demand for Highlands Ranch Homes, we are searching the MLS every day for new listings and updating our clients on recent sold prices. Yesterday we created this statistical ...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
Comments 0
The Neighborhood Test Drive is a series where we drive through a local subdivision and show the homes and amenities while sharing the market information about sales, home specs, and local attractions. For an "Always up-to-date" list of active listings in Mill Park visit: http://HomeSalesForce.com...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
Comments 4
Super cute 3 bedroom, 2 bath home on the front of this 7.96 acre parcel with an additional duplex with 2 bedrooms and 1 bath in each side. PLUS a 10x 20 square foot utility building with a 10x10 lean-to attached to the side. Rents in the Macon/Lizella area for a 2/1 apartment average $748/month....

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 23
I got a unique call on a Saturday. It was an asset manager from a big national bank. Could I list  a home in a vacation area about an hour away. I sure can. After all I know it well. I place i have owned 2 different vacations homes over the years and know it well.  The asset manager thanked me fo...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 22
 It has been said - all it takes is scheduling a vacation, and property will go under contract.  Well, this one did TWICE.   I left town for a few days, and the first offer came in, only to terminate due to their buyers terminating a contract.  Once I was on the East Coast for my annual vacation,...