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By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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It is quite simple to get a price opinion on your Danbury,CT townhome. Whether you live at Woodland Hills, Birchwood, Sterling Woods, Westwood Village or any of the other condominium communities found within city limits, help is here. Once a friendly visit has been arranged, I can provide to you ...

By Jennifer Carstensen, I specialize in selling houses (License: 317824)
(REMAX Real Estate Experts)
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  Every month, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) releases their Seller Traffic Index as a part of their Realtors Confidence Index. In the latest release, NAR reported that homeowners have been reluctant to sell their houses. This is reflected when broken down by state. Only 11 states ha...

By ReShawna Leaven, Experience. Knowledge. RESULTS.
(Keller Williams Realty)
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If you are ready to put your home on the market, you already know that how it looks can make a significant difference in the sales price. If you are on a budget and don’t want to hire a professional stager, there are still some changes you can make which will create a big impact. Declutter; pack ...

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Advantage, Keller Williams Land Division Specialist
(Keller Williams Advantage III Realty in Lake Nona)
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.7964 PLANTATION LAKES DRIVE, PORT SAINT LUCIE, FL Here is a beautiful .84 acre vacant lot on a quiet cul-de-sac and a corner lot behind the prestigious gates of PGA Village in Port St Lucie FL.The PGA Village is home to 3 PGA Golf Courses, 2 Club Houses, and quiet, security patrolled streets. V...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Market Update 3 Bed Condo Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach 01/10/2019 via SIB Realty LLC and Evelina Tsigelnitskaya.  Buy Condo Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach.  If you are planing to buy a condo at Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach - we will be honored to help you to find your future home. Eveli...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Four Bedroom Condo Sale and Sold in 2018 in Sunny Isles Beach Update. Four Bedroom Condo Sale Sunny Isles Beach  Market Update via SIB Realty 305-931-6931 www.MySunnyIslesBeach.com 1742 condos are for sale today in Sunny Isles Beach.140 Four Bedroom condos and houses for sale in Sunny Isles Beach...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Five Bedroom + Condo Sale and Sold in 2018 Sunny Isles Beach Update. Five Bedroom + Condo Sale Sunny Isles Beach  Market Update via SIB Realty 305-931-6931 www.MySunnyIslesBeach.com 1700 condos are for sale today in Sunny Isles Beach.48 Five Bedroom + condos and houses for sale in Sunny Isles Bea...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Sunny Isles Beach. Condos for Sale. Sold in 2018. Summary1599 Condos and Homes for Sale Sunny Isles Beach452 condos and homes Sold from 01/01/2018 to 09/21/2018 in Sunny Isles Beach90 condos and homes are under contract as of today in Sunny Isles Beach Price range from $83,000 to $8,990,000Sunny ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
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Do you know, the majority of sold condos in Sunny Isles Beach in 2018 two bedroom condos?  Two Bedroom Condo Sale Sunny Isles Beach  Market Update December 10, 2018 via SIB Realty 305-931-6931 www.MySunnyIslesBeach.com  1742 condos are for sale today in Sunny Isles Beach. 643 Two Bedroom condos f...

By Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
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 Crazy Good Featured Real Estate ArticlesAre you ready for a killer real estate roundup? Do you want to read some of the best real estate articles for the first quarter of 2019?Every month there are hundreds of real estate articles published in the blogosphere. Some of them are really outstanding...

By Elaine VonCannon
(Coldwell Banker Traditions)
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As a realtor, you know that property price determines the level of interest in a property you're selling. From the number of showings, to the number and quality of offers, to the way clients rate your services, price is key. Unfortunately, it is also something about which clients have very stron...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Address: 4330 Glenway St Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53222-1119 Taxed by: Wauwatosa   CONGRATULATIONS ERIN ON YOUR HOME SALE TODAY!! SO HAPPY FOR YOU!!! MLS #: 1625339       357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.com  http://www.kristinjohnston.c...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
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A Beautiful 4 Bed/3 Bath Lakefront Pool Home SOLD In Davie!A Beautiful 4 Bed/3 Bath Lakefront Pool Home SOLD In Davie!  This home features an updated kitchen, split bedroom floor plan and amazing water views from the master bedroom suite.  There are tile floors throughout the home and the outdoor...

By Peter Hoang, Peter Hoang - founder at RENTAPARTMENT agency
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Making a good impression with potential customers, the smooth negotiation process will help the sale of houses effectively and successful transactions. However, it will become difficult if the seller makes 5 common mistakes below:Unreasonable pricingNormally, before selling a house, sellers often...

By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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2138 Hagood Lp., Lee Farms, Crestview Florida in-ground pool home sold in ONE DAY! Crisp and clean, this roomy house had new carpet, new paint and new window blinds. The in-ground pool was highlighted with fresh landscaping and a screened porch with patio. The floorplan included the master bedroo...

By Chris Griffith, Bonita Springs Listing Agent
(Downing-Frye Realty, Bonita Springs, FL)
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Naples Park Homes For Sale Naples FloridaNaples Park is a neighborhood in Naples, Florida located west of US 41. Living in Naples Park offers residents an convenient locating. In close proximity, both walking and biking distance to Naples Park, there are many restaurants, coffee shops, parks and ...

By Kevin Vitali, Helping Massachusetts Home Buyers and Home Sellers
(EXIT Realty- Massachusetts Short Sales & Residential Sales)
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I had to reshare this post. Bill Gassett obviously put a lot of time and thought into this one.  If you are buying a home or selling a home there is great info in here for you to start with.  Crazy Good Featured Real Estate Articles Are you ready for a killer real estate roundup? Do you want to r...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Hawkins Glen, St. Charles, Illinois - April 2019Hawkins Glen is a single family home subdivision. Hawkins Glen is located in St. Charles, Illinois on Glenoak Lane and Hawkins Lane east of Burr Road and south of Bolcum Road - just south of the Royal Hawk Country Club. Average taxes in Hawkins Gle...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
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Look no further! This modern rustic ranch has all of the updates that you could ever want! This home features a gorgeously updated kitchen & bathrooms, spacious sunroom, wood floors in dark walnut, shiplap wall coverings, hand made barn-style sliding doors in the master suite, 2 car tandem garag...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Kylyns Ridge, Yorkville, Illinois - April 2019Kylyns Ridge is a single family home subdivision built in the early to mid 2010's. Kylyns Ridge is located in Yorkville, Illinois north of Route 34 and west of Cannonball Trail. Average taxes in Kylyns Ridge $6,958 Average association fees in Kylyns ...