Home Selling

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By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
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 Home for Sale at Highlands at Crystal Falls in Leander, TX 1821 Wolf Dancer Leander, TX 78641 is offered at $475,000!!!  Spectacular 4 bedroom home with master on the main level! High ceilings with majestic windows in the family room allowing for the natural light to pour in! Large master offer ...

By Sam Cooper, Sam Cooper HER Realtors
(HER Realtors)
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Recent Home Listings Dublin Ohio 43017Tartan Ridge Homes for Sale Dublin Ohio 43017 are currently five according to Columbus MLS.  These  homes have 4-5 bedrooms, 3.5-4.5 baths, and are in the $539,900 - $800,000 price range.  All five homes are on 0.21 - 0.32 acre lots.  These five homes are: 67...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 31 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
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Housing Supply for Prince William County, VAHere is a report that shows the months of Housing Supply currently available for Prince William County, 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 con...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
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 Home for Sale at Steiner Ranch in Austin, TX 11717 Shadestone TER Austin, TX 78732 is offered at $586,800!!!   Tuscan style home features plantation shutters throughout, California Closets in master, bedroom 2, linen closet and garage, custom Mosaic artwork above fireplace, tile upgrades through...

By Gwen Fowler-CRS- 864-638-3599 SC Mountains & Lakes--, Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.
(Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc)
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Should Sellers Get a Pre-Listing Home Inspection? A pre-listing home inspection is something I rarely see homeowners want to do. I can count on my fingers how many times I’ve had a client agree to one and while I see both sides of the story I think the benefits of having one outweigh the drawbac...

By Robert L. Brown, Grand Rapids Real Estate Bellabay Realty, West Mic
(www.mrbrownsellsgr.com)
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Tips for First Time Sellers: The Home Inspection If you’ve never sold a home before, you’ll likely have many questions regarding the process. After you have an accepted offer in hand, the next step is to have the potential buyers select a home inspector and complete a 2-4 hour inspection of the e...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
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Pristine 6 Bed/5 Bath Laurel Brooke Home *3 Sides Brick *NEW High-End Roof with Lifetime Warranty *New Granite *New Carpet *Oversized Formals *Hardwood Floors *2 Story Great Room *Cathedral Ceiling *Floor-to-Ceiling Stacked Stone Fireplace *Wall of Windows *Chef's Kitchen *Island *Walk-in Pantry...

By HomeSalesForce.com Team Brokered by eXp Realty, Canton, Alpharetta, Roswell, Woodstock, Atlanta
(eXp Realty)
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Well Maintained*Great find in quiet community in Towne Lake Hills South, top-rated schls*Beautifl Tradl on Gorgeous Lot*Move-In Condtn*New Flrs LVP, Ceramic & Carpet*Spacious 2-Story*Bright Flr Plan*Updated Kitch w/Granite countertop opens to Family Rm & access to patio*Fireplace in great rm*off...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
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4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Cooper's Grove Home For Sale In Cooper City! A 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath Cooper's Grove home for sale in Cooper City!  All we can say is WOW, WOW, WOW!  This home is absolute perfection and in pristine condition.  It is highly upgraded with a flowing floor plan and plenty of space w...

By Stieg Strand, Always showing up and working hard for you
(RE/MAX Results)
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Currently,  the Multiple Listing Service in the Twin Cities reports there are only nine Townhomes for sale in Eden Prairie for under $250,000. This is certainly a record setting lack of listings. What does that mean for the average seller, they should take advantage of this low inventory and get ...

By Stieg Strand, Always showing up and working hard for you
(RE/MAX Results)
Comments 1
Currently,  the Multiple Listing Service in the Twin Cities reports there are only six Townhomes for sale in Chanhassen for under $300,000. This is certainly a record setting lack of listings. What does that mean for the average seller, they should take advantage of this low inventory and get the...

By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR® Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company, REALTORS®)
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The Greater Silver Spring, MD area has a variety of older subdivisions where you can find mid-century modern homes, classic Bungalows, white-washed brick Colonials, Victorians, Tudors and turn-of-the century (19th that is) Farmhouses.Many homes have been beautifully restored with original details...

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2990 Av U, Bklyn , NY 11229)
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 Behind on the mortgage payments on your home in  Brooklyn - Avoid Foreclosure Consider A Short Sale  Need To Sell Your Brooklyn HomeUnder Water In Brooklyn? Owe More Than Your Home is Worth? Consider a short sale on your home in Brooklyn Having problems making your monthly mortgage payment?  Is ...

By Regan Laughlin, Selling Homes...Capturing Dreams!
(RL Real Estate Group)
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Recent trend in the home market has revealed that smaller homes are selling faster than the bigger homes. Many home buyers desire smaller homes, however; selling one can pose a tough challenge. The secret involved in selling a small house is to show buyers what they are missing. The task of selli...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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How Many Showings Does it Take to Go Under Contract in Burke, VA?On Friday, April 5th (2019,) I had the pleasure of introducing 5652 Oak Tanager Court in Burke Centre to the market.  Priced at $370,000, I knew it would draw a lot of attention.  And honestly, I thought the biggest problem was goin...

By Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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For new members and agents who are not familiar with Bill Gassett, here's a selection of feature worthy posts that will trigger you to follow Bill and not miss any of his future posts.  Crazy Good Featured Real Estate Articles Are you ready for a killer real estate roundup? Do you want to read so...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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Educational Post for 4/4/19by Patricia FeagerLinks for other related topics I have written include:Neighbors - Spring Into Action!Sellers - Spring Into Action  "The Early Bird Catches the Worm"Quote: From the Dictionary of Proverbs and ClichesContent and Photograph From Patricia Feager  People mo...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 19
Directions : N. San Fernando Rd to Future St to Kemper St to Cliff Dr. In case you are wondering this fantastic lot is in Mount Washington a hip and trendy area of Los Angeles, CA in the 90065 zip code! This is  truly a great opportunity for a developer or an owner user. One of the larger lots in...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 3
Waukesha County WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for March 2019Discover Waukesha WI – a place that combines a charming small town feel with excellent amenities of the big city.The name “Waukesha” is an Anglicization of the Potawatomi name “Wau-tsha,”. The name comes from the first leader of the ...

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 3 Bed/2 Bath Single Family Home with Huge Yard FOR SALE in Plantation!A 3 Bed/2 Bath Single Family Home with Huge Yard FOR SALE in Plantation!  They don't make them like this anymore! Enter from the quaint front porch into this solidly-built 3/2 with permitted enclosed garage plus an additional...