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By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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2018 Palos Verdes homes sales for Mira Catalina decreased to 23 single family homes sold compared to 33 in 2017.  Price per square foot for Mira Catalina houses that sold in 2018 decreased to $593 compared from $599 in 2017, a 0.9% decrease.  Average sales price for Mira Catalina homes sold in 20...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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Are you missing the boat? Everyone loves a discount but at what price? Talking to a home seller who just lost tens of thousands of  dollars by trying to save a buck, inspired this blog. Many consumers do not know what full service means. They dd not know what getting a discount gives up. Here in ...

By Denise Copeland, Jupiter Abacoa Sales & Beach Front Luxury Homes
(Mirsky Realty Group)
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When it comes to choosing a new home in Jupiter or Palm Beach Gardens, there are many factors that come into play other than the home. The community, location, amenities, school district, value and overall vibe of the area are often more important than the home itself!Here are the top 10 neighbor...

By Mark Murad, Virginia Realtor-Loudoun/Fairfax/PW (703)623-7626
(United Real Estate)
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I wanted to provide a mid week update for Stone Ridge. There are currently 8 homes for sale. 1 homes new to the market;  1 traditional sale town home.  2 homes which went active under contract or pending; 1 traditional sale town homes & 1 traditional sale detached homes.  0 homes closed. There ar...

By Curtis Van Carter, Your Napa Valley Broker Extraordinaire
(Better Homes & Gardens Wine Country Group)
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Yountville Weekly Real Estate Updatefor all Yountville listings current available, go to Yountville Real Estate for saleMedian prices, average days on marketcurrent for sale                8, med price $1,137,000, avg days on market 121current sale pendings      2, med price $1,000,000 avg days o...

By Ronald DiLalla, No. Orange Cty Real Estate
(Century 21 Discovery DRE 01813824)
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Georgia Engel, who played the charmingly innocent, small-voiced Georgette on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and amassed a string of other TV and stage credits, has died. She was 70.Engel died Friday in Princeton, New Jersey, said her friend and executor, John Quilty. The cause of death was unknown b...

By Charles Hampton, Certified Professional Home Inspections
(Your Buckeye Home Inspector)
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 Don’t think a small leak is a big issue? If gone unnoticed a leak around the 🚽 or sink could cause issues with the flooring, structure of the home, and also lead to mold growth in the 🏠. If buying or selling a 🏠call us at 614-907-5268 to schedule your 🏠 inspection. #yourbuckeyehomeinspector #ybh...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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SummerHouse CarlsbadNew Condo Homes for Sale in Carlsbad Village The New SummerHouse Carlsbad condos are selling, and selling fast. And it’s no wonder. Take a video tour below 1 of 35 luxury single story condos very close to the beach and with varying views of the ocean and/or lagoon can now be y...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Kentlands Newcomers Coffee, Saturday, Feb. 15   The Kentlands Citizens Assembly is sponsoring a Newcomers Coffee to welcome new residents to the neighborhood.  This event will take place at the Kentlands Clubhouse on Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Plan to stop by to meet...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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REO Boca Raton, Houses for Sale By bank. SIB Realty | Featured Properties | http://www.SIBRealty.com/ | Office 305-931-6931 | We Speak English, Russian. If you are going to sell, buy or lease Condo or Home in South Florida allow us to help you. South Florida Condos Sell Fast When The Price is Ri...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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  Evelina Tsigelnitskaya | SIB Realty | 305.931.6931 17875 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL Looking to buy or rent Acqualina Condo? Current listings and what has recently sold in Acqualina. Search MLS listings www.SIBRealty.com 3BR/3.5BA Condo     Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 3 full, 1 partial Sq F...
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By Ron Barnes, "Most agents claim they're #1 - I THINK YOU'RE #1!
(Associate Broker at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Georgia Properties)
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 Seems like a reasonable question, right? You get an appointment, take your well qualified buyer to the property, show them all the features and foibles, and after assessing the decision come to a decision to make an offer. There may be some concrete reasons for asking for a reduction, and beside...

By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
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What If....You Lived So Close to the Beach, You Could Walk....Would You? Here are a Few Reasons Why You Want to Take My Advice and Jump on Beach Living in Corpus Christi Texas! 1.  It is the One of The Most Affordable Places to Live This Close to the Beach! 2.  You Can Drive On The Beach!  Where ...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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 Real Estate #QuickTip - Avoid 2 Payments Watch our Live shows on Facebook airing Wednesday’s at 12 pm. Elite Realty Group (423) 307-8566 Licensed in TN Equal Housing Opportunity The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides services with Morristown TN Real Estate For Sale and Mor...

By Eric Robb, Real Estate Consultant serving Metro Atlanta
(Robb Realty)
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The City of Alpharetta will host its 29th Annual Taste of Alpharetta on Thursday, May 2 from 5:30- 9:30 p.m. in downtown Alpharetta and feature samples of appetizers, desserts and entrees from over 60 Alpharetta restaurants. The event will also feature cooking demos, culinary collaborations and m...

By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
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I recently helped buyers purchase a condo that was listed by a "discount" broker. There's a huge difference between full service and the level of service provided to the seller in this transaction.The ONLY thing the discount broker did was put the listing in the Multiple Listing Service. The show...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Halama St. in Kihei Maui - an oceanfront neighborhoodIf you want an oceanfront home in Kihei Maui, the options are somewhat limited, because much of the coastal real estate is taken up by condominium resorts, and beach parks.  South Kihei Road is the main artery along the coastline, and there's a...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Winnetka North Shore High-End Luxury Homes Viewing the high-end luxury homes we have on the North Shore is a perk of being a real estate agent. Some of these mansions are new construction but have been gutted and meticulously restored and updated to such a degree that they feel like new homes. Cu...