Home Selling

It's been said that the only thing in real estate that is more confusing than purchasing a home is selling one – especially if you've never done it before. Where to start? Who to turn to?


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By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Advantage, Million $ Guild Member Cert Luxury Home Mkting Spc
(Keller Williams Advantage III Realty in Lake Nona)
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2765 Absher Road, St Cloud, Fl 34771 Narcoossee Corridor For Sale Property Video Description Photos Maps & Local Print Brochure Our Reviews Follow This Property! Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Search All Homes for Sale in 34771 Free Home Values Search Homes for Sale in Laureate Park Home...

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Advantage, Million $ Guild Member Cert Luxury Home Mkting Spc
(Keller Williams Advantage III Realty in Lake Nona)
Comments 1
2665 Zuni Road, St Cloud, Fl 34771 4.73 ac Investor Ready For Sale Property Video Description Photos Maps & Local Print Brochure Our Reviews Follow This Property! CLICK HERE for FULL DETAILS Search Homes for Sale in Laureate Park Search All Homes for Sale in 34771 Homes Close to Where You Work L...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Just Listed: 18425 Pacific Coast HWY MALIBU CA 90265 another Ocean View Vacant Lot in Malibu!!!Directions : PCH house number above the lot is 17428.the lot is located approximately 1000ft from the corner gas station located on the corner of Topanga Cyn and PCH. The lot is centered between two lam...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 7
Lisbon WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for August 2017 Experience rural living at its best!  Lisbon is a town located in north-central Waukesha County, Wisconsin. The town has a total area of 29.6 square miles, of which 29.5 square miles is land, and 0.04 square miles is water.This rural commun...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance Realty)
Comments 1
  Affordable Home with Acreage near Salida Colorado     PRICE REDUCED!     View the Property Details, Photos, Map & School information here!   504 Moffat Way Moffat, CO 81143   Bedrooms: 2 | Bathrooms: 2 full | List Price: $ Get Current Price | 924 square feet   Affordable manufactured home on 0...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
Comments 34
4 Common Pricing Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your HomePricing is the number one reason homes don’t sell or sit on the market for months and become stale inventory. Every seller wants to get top dollar for their home and with the right plan in place that’s very achievable. However, there are pr...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance Realty)
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    Custom Log Home with Stunning Mountain Views in all Directions     PRICE REDUCED!     View the Property Details, Photos, Map & School information here!   16382 Falcon Dr Nathrop, CO 81236   Bedrooms: 3 | Bathrooms: 2 full, 1 half | List Price: $ Get Current Price | 4052 square feet   Price Re...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 0
Menomonee Falls WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for August 2017Live in a desirable community with a small-town charm and a modern convenient lifestyle!The Village of Menomonee Falls is located in the north-eastern corner of Waukesha County, Wisconsin along the Interstate 41/US 45 corridor. It i...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 12
Picture Perfect Home Coming SoonWhen I say picture-perfect, this coming soon listing meeting couldn't have been at a more optimal time! Imagine having coffee on the back deck, overlooking the tree-filled lot watching this glorious sunrise. You'll feel like you're living smack dab in the middle of...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
Comments 19
A Fast Sale, at a Good Price Is the GoalThere is a tendency when a contract comes in and sale happens quickly that a seller may second guess the agent thinking that maybe the price was too low or they should wait to see if other buyers would be willing to pay more.Experience has taught me that wh...

By John Mosier, Prescott's Patriot Agent 928 533-8142
(Realty ONE Group Mountain Desert)
Comments 3
This is aarticle that I thought the Active Rain Community might enjoy.  The article was written by Medina James. Her website is Dogetiquette.info The Whats, Wheres, Whens, and Whys of Dogs in Real Estate You love your dog. Your agent loves your dog. Your buyers, well, not so much. Unfortunately, ...

By Joseph Zingales
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Normally there are two options when an offer is presented on a home. The seller can either accept the offer as presented or counter the offer to terms that are more favorable to the seller. Sometimes though when an offer is considerably lower than the asking price, a seller may feel insulted by t...

By Stavrula "Sam" Crafa, RNC,GRI, CDPE, PSA, Providing the integrity and service you deserve.
(Future Home Realty)
Comments 2
I have had all 4 of these issues with many sellers. Be below and JUST DON'T DO IT.  4 Common Pricing Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Home Pricing is the number one reason homes don’t sell or sit on the market for months and become stale inventory. Every seller wants to get top dollar for thei...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 14
Call me for free market analysis of your condo. There are NO active listings. There is one home pending settlement today 10-18-17.They were on the market for an average of 26 days. The  list price is $15,900.There is another  home active with contract . . Wood Hollow is a great place to live. The...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 10

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 6
OPEN HOUSE: NW Austin Canyon Creek ~Sunday, Oct. 22nd 1-3pm Buyers, don’t miss your opportunity to preview this 3 story home backing to a greenbelt with a pool at the Open House this Sunday, Oct. 22nd from 1-3pm. www.10212tularosapass.com 10212 Tularosa Pass, Austin, TX 78726 is located in the ma...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Although we no longer see the levels of Short Sales that we did a few years ago in Florence, Notices of Default continue to be issued, meaning that yet another Florence property is on the path towards foreclosure at auction on the courthouse steps. Suzanne and I wonder why the owners would allow ...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 9
For those buyers or sellers who question what REALTORs® do to earn their commission, they might want to read this very comprehensive list. The actual description for different tasks and processes may vary from state to state but a REALTOR® is looking out for their clients own best interest.Thank ...

By Victoria Ray Henderson Marshall Henderson, Real Estate for Home Buyers with Buyer's Edge
(Buyer's Edge Company Inc)
Comments 4
Over the weekend, I toured 24 houses for sale in Montgomery County Maryland.  My buyers are ready to buy their first home! We've discussed how to buy a home and what to look for in a property. As exclusive buyer agents, we see lots of houses! So what is our best advice for selling your home? Clea...

By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance Realty)
Comments 3
Listings to Leads - eFlyers   Salida Colorado Home for Sale with Awesome Panoramic Views     JUST SOLD     View the Property Details, Photos, Map & School information here!   12080 COUNTY ROAD 251A Salida, CO 81201   Bedrooms: 2 | Bathrooms: 2 full | List Price: $ Get Current Price | 2497 square ...