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By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 3
Chateau Beach Sunny Isles Beach Market Update December 10, 2018  Chateau Beach Sunny Isles Beach  is not the place to compromise, it’s shamelessly breaking any luxury standard whatsoever. Just to take a promenade over Chateau Beach Sunny Isles Beach  the Sky Villa or Penthouse impressing suits w...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
Comments 7
 Are you thinking about sellingyour first home in Beaverton,Oregon? Do you remember what it was like when you boughtthat home? You hadlots of questions, you learned a lot along the way and in the end youfoundthat perfect home for you at that time in your life.Well, now you are ready to sell that ...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 4
Just Listed in the Wind River Subdivision602 Shoshone CircleWind River Property and Community InformationWhen only the best will do, step into luxury! This beautiful home is located in the Wind River, and has 5,468 heated square feet. Just Listed at $355,500, this home is located at 602 Shoshone ...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
Here are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Index  from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willin...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 3
Some Highlights: If you are planning on listing your house for sale this year, these four home improvement projects will net you the most Return on Investment (ROI). Minor renovations can go a long way toward improving the quality of your everyday life and/or impressing potential buyers. Whether...

By Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616, Top .0033% of 40,000+ Realtors in our MLS
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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Gorgeous Mesa, AZ Homes w/ Pools Featured In Our 6/15 Saturday OPEN HOUSE! Summer is approaching fast so why don't we showcase hot Mesa, AZ homes with pool this Saturday? Like a treasure of a home we found tucked in the quaint private gated neighborhood of Day Springs- a 5 Bed 4.5 Bath Custom Hom...

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 Truly Terrific 3 Bed/2.5 Bath Townhome SOLD in Plantation!A truly terrific 3 bed/2.5 bath townhome SOLD in Plantation!  This perfectly maintained, corner townhome offers 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and a 1 car garage. The kitchen has been beautifully remodeled and offers lots of counter space and a ...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., http://www.SouthCarolinaHomesInc.com
(South Carolina Homes Inc.)
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By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 28
We are often given a "heads up" by our referral sources that one of their divorcing clients will be calling to have us list their home along with some background on the case. They want us to contact them when we list the house . Our  contact with their client is often more frequent...and certain...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
Comments 0
FABULOUS HOME! Popular BROOKSTONE III West Cobb neighborhood! Meticulous! Recently painted inside, upgraded carpet upstairs. Move in ready! Inviting foyer. Hardwoods on main. Updated kitchen, stainless, granite, open to great room, large trey-ceiling with hard surface flooring in master bedroom,...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Address: 512 Elm St Watertown, Wisconsin 53098-2640 Taxed by: Watertown   CONGRATULATIONS ANDREW AND SHANNON ON THE PURCHASE OF YOUR FIRST HOME TOGETHER! SO HAPPY FOR YOU GUYS! MLS #: 1613272       357 W. Wisconsin AvenueOconomowoc, WI 53066  Phone: 414-254-6647  Fax:  Email: kjohnston5@wi.rr.co...

By Esperanza Butler® 818 926 5425, Homes For Sale in West Hills, Ca (818) 926-5425
(Century 21 Peak )
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If you decide to list your West Hills or San Fernando Valley  home with a real estate agent, please consider hiring me. I hope that what I’ve provided you here has shown you that I truly know the business and that I have your best interest in mind.https://www.bestrealestateblog.com/10-fsbos-who-r...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 32 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
Comments 2
Local Market Insight Report for Centreville, VAHere is a Local Market Insight Report for Centreville, VA. If you would like more specific information about this report, your city or neighborhood over the past 1 to five years, just let us know.Also contact us if you would like to receive:         ...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
Comments 0
A 4 Bed/4 Bath Lakefront Riverstone Pool Home SELLS in Davie!A 4 Bed/4 Bath Lakefront Riverstone Pool Home SELLS in Davie!  This head-turning home has it all with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms plus an office, a pool and a lake! The gourmet kitchen has been beautifully upgraded.  The 4th bedroom has its...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
Comments 6
3239 Flintdale Dr, Alum Rock San Jose, CA 95148 SOLDListed by Kathleen Daniels | REALTOR® | KD Realty Kathleen Daniels started working with the Alum Rock San Jose home sellers in January 2019. After living in the home for 33+ years it was time to retire and relocate.  It is not uncommon for peopl...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
Comments 1
My good friends are selling their riverfront Rumney, NH home and moving to Tucson full-time!They currently have their home situated on 23 acres listed by   Danielle McIntosh  (855) 399-5691 Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Center Harbor   Here's what their agent shares: You will find this ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
Comments 0
Kettering Estates, Lemont, Illinois - June 2019Kettering Estates is a single family home subdivision built starting in 2015 by M/I Homes. Kettering Estates is located in Lemont, Illinois north of Boughton Road and west of Janes Avenue. Average taxes in Kettering Estates $9,218 Average associatio...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
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Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach. Sale and Rent. Market Update June 14, 2019.  Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach 16001 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach is located on 250 feet of immaculate sands of the Atlantic Ocean, in the upscale city of Sunny Isles ...

By John Cunningham, Helping Phoenix Sellers and Buyers find each other
(eXp Realty)
Comments 1
Home sellers only want the best possible price for their property. This is why home appraisals can become stressful. A low appraisal might mean you’ll have a lower selling price. Fortunately, knowing and implementing the key factors on what adds value to home appraisal can make a big difference.T...

(Chapman Hall Premier Realtors)
Comments 1
Here are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing, a...