Home Selling

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By Shirley Coomer, Realtor, Keller Williams Realty, Phoenix Az
(Keller Williams Realty Sonoran Living)
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How to Sell a House You Inherit I am often asked how to sell a house you inherit.  A few years ago a family member passed away and my husband and I had to work through this very situation.  This blog will address a property left directly to your and or other family members.    Click Here NOW for ...

By Zenja Darabnia AZ REALTOR ABR, REMAX Arizona Real Estate Agent, ABR, SRS, RSPS
(RE/MAX Solutions)
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Getting Your House Ready To SellWhen you want to sell your house, there are lot of things you have to think about. It can be a grueling process without the right pieces of information. Here are some of the essentials, so that your house is ready to sell.The first thing you might want to do when ...

By Zenja Darabnia AZ REALTOR ABR, REMAX Arizona Real Estate Agent, ABR, SRS, RSPS
(RE/MAX Solutions)
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Benefits from Staging a HomeTo increase the chance of actually selling a home you need to think about different ways you can make a home look appealing. Staging a home is one of the most overlooked ways you can interest buyers to make an offer. When you present a property you want it to look lik...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
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by Patricia Feager, 8/12/19 Clutter is a word that makes some people uncomfortable. Yet, when people move it is a word that comes up in conversations. Another word I think about is conscious. It is something we live with our entire life. Clutter, on the other hand, accumulates over time and can b...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching entire seasons of shows like “Property Brothers,” “Fixer Upper,” and “Love It or List It,” all in one sitti...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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Palm Realty's own, Joya Kaye Hoffard  has Just Listed  this great condo in the Ocean Walk Condos in Satellite Beach. This oceanfront condo is priced at $379,900 and features the following...      2 bedrooms             2 bathrooms1 car garage1120 square feetBuilt in 1984Completed remodeledWhite ...
Another Closing in Westwood MA,  by Joseph D. Federico! 7 Booth Drive, Westwood, MA,This solid 3 bedroom, 2 and a half bath Multi level sold for $659,900. Call Joe for a Free Market Analysis in Westwood MA at 781-389-8700.Joseph D. Federico Real Estate MA!Welcome to Westwood! #NeighborsHelping   ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Waukesha WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for July 2019Waukesha WI combines a charming small town feel with excellent amenities, making it a great place to buy your home!Waukesha is a city located 18 miles west of Milwaukee, near the center of Waukesha County in southeastern Wisconsin. It has a ...

By Cathy Carter, Finding You The Perfect Home!
(Re/Max Alliance Group)
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Are you currently looking to buy a luxury home in Scottsdale, AZ? Check out our latest blog article about RE/MAX luxury homes in Scottsdale and lifestyle! https://www.realestatechandler.com/blog/remax-luxury-homes-in-scottsdale.html

By Philip A. Raices, 1 of the Most Knowledgeable Brokers on the Net!
(Turn Key Real Estate)
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You’ve thought about it, but aren’t really sure. You’re comfortable where you are, but the responsibilities and the daily routine of keeping your home in order are starting to wear on you. Plus the financial responsibility of whatever goes wrong, repairs and updating — oh boy, so much to deal wit...

By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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1250 Shipley Drive, a pool home in Raintree Estates, Niceville, Florida is now offered for sale.Finally, the stunning home on a large corner lot that everyone notices driving by is on the market. Grand spaces offer living options for large families and flowing parties in this elegant Raintree Est...

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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OPEN HOUSE EXTRAVAGANZA Returns 8/10 Featuring Our Newest Mesa, AZ Listing! Don't you just love it when you get to tour one beautiful home after the other all in one day? Well, we do too and in fact, we love showing off gorgeous gems in the Valley just as much! So this Saturday we're bringing bac...

By Lanre-"THE REAL ESTATE FARMER" Folayan, I don't make promises.I deliver results.SOLD HOMES
(Keller Williams Select Realtors-Buy a home in Washington DC. Sell a home in Washington DC)
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                                         4717 Ramsgate Lane Bowie MD 20715-JUST SOLD 4717 Ramsgate Lane Bowie MD 20715 now has new owner(s)The Jones are now the new owner of this house where Dr.and Mrs.Taboada shared and had many memories. This single family house has four bedrooms and two and a ...

By E. Steve Banis, Jr., http://www.SouthCarolinaHomesInc.com
(South Carolina Homes Inc.)
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By Don Orason, "Helping You Make Good Real Estate Decisions"
(Silicon Valley Real Estate Team -Intero Real Estate Services)
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Almaden Valley Homes For Sale | 5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained We've streamlined and perfected the process of finding dream homes for our clients in Almaden Valley  We know you want to spend less time looking at perhaps hundreds of homes for sale, looking all over. . .just to find that ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Abby Stiller is on target with her list for sellers how to get their home sold.   Since June of last year, we have seen an increase in the inventory of homes for sale month per month. Every spring and summer, the inventory increases because people want to sell their home. For those with children,...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
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5 mitos sobre los programas de telerrealidad de bienes raíces explicados   ¿Ha estado usted cambiando canales, solo para encontrarse pegado al sofá viendo una maratón de serie de HGTV? Todos hemos estado allí, mirando toda la temporada de “Property Brothers,” “Fixer Upper,” “Love It or List It,”...

By Sun City Grand Homes Surprise AZ Real Estate Leolinda Bowers Designated Broker Leolinda Realty, Sun City Grand in Surprise Arizona
(Leolinda Realty)
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Sun City Grand home sales was as brisk as the weather is hot. It's still a seller's market! 40 homes sold and closed escrow in July 2019. This compares to 41 homes closed in July 2018. Price per sq ft has increased by 4.2%.    JULY 2018 JULY 2019 Homes Sold 41 40 Total Sales Volume $12,923,900.00...

By Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
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Please take a moment to read this AMAZING ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Review Bernie Stiller Jr.  just received from one of our customers ~~~~Thank you ~~~~~ "We weren't the most prepared or decisive sellers, but Bernie was patient and informative every step of the way, going beyond merely representing us in the...

By Dave Rosenmarkle, 32 years of providing fully satisfying service!
(Highland Realty)
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Local Market Insight for Arlington County, VAHere is the most recent Local Market Insight Report for Arlington 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 contact us if you would like to ...