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By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 6
Studio for rent Sunny Isles Beach. In Sunny Isles Beach 1227 properties are for Rent. Furnished, unfurnished. SIB Realty will help you to find a place for a long term lease over 6 months up to 1 year. Let's talk about unfurnished places for rent for 1 year or more. Sunny Isles Beach RentalsStudio...

By Vicky Chrisner
(Fieldstone Real Estate)
Comments 12
Today is “St. Joseph’s Day”… St. Joseph is widely considered the patron saint of home and family.   As such, some people incorporate the use of a statue of St. Joseph in their efforts when they sell a home.   There are varying instructions as to how to incoporate the statue (bury it, bury it upsi...

By Laurel Jonas, Move With Confidence
(Northwest Realty Group)
Comments 2
The closet might just be the hardest place to reduce clutter in the home. So often, we find ourselves using closets as the one space in the home that we allow a little chaos. Whether we use it as the space to keep unfolded laundry or to tuck away things that we forgot to clean up before having gu...

By Kevin Grolig
(Llewellyn Realtors)
Comments 4
Do you have a Recreational or Rec room in your MoCo home? If you do and you are ready to sell, don’t neglect what can be a gem for setting the stage for your home. Potential buyers will look for the functionality of a room when viewing homes.  With a Rec room, you can showcase several possibilit...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 0
Sussex WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for June 2020Experience a great location for countryside living!The Village of Sussex is part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. It is located approximately 19 miles northwest of Milwaukee and 9 miles north of Waukesha.With State Highway 164 crossing thro...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 3
Nashotah WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for June 2020Live in the heart of Wisconsin’s stunning Lake Country landscape!Nashotah is a quaint village in Waukesha County, in the Lake Country area of Wisconsin. It is bordered by Delafield to the south, east, and west.The village got its name from t...

By Teri Arbogast, Davie, Weston, Plantation Real Estate- Top Realtor, Davie Florida Realtor, Weston, Plantation, Miramar
(TOP 1% of Realtors)
Comments 4
A Beautifully Updated 3 Bed/2 Bath Townhome FOR SALE in Plantation!                      A Beautifully Updated 3 Bed/2 Bath Townhome FOR SALE in Plantation! Don't get caught walking to this beautifully updated town home in the heart Plantation, you might miss out! This gem is tucked away just min...

By Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616, Top 0.33 percent of 39,000 Realtors in our MLS
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
Comments 0
Home Of The Day: 10745 E Evergreen St Mesa, AZ 85207 Nick Giles visits another fantastic Mesa neighborhood to tour you in an amazing turn key home that catches your eye right away with its exquisite curb appeal, desert landscaping, 3-car garage w/ paver extended driveway and makes you want to st...

By Joe Gonzalez, NMLS# 126036 (610) 739-6563
(CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC NMLS #3029)
Comments 0
If you are like a lot of homeowners who have just sold their homes, packing up to move is the least enjoyable aspect of the whole thing. Packing is always time consuming, but it is worse when you have weird shaped items to pack. Sometimes the most commonly used items end up being difficult to pac...

By Christopher Watters, Austin Realtor (512-829-8000)
(Watters International Realty)
Comments 0
 Condo Home for Sale at The Grove in Austin, TX 3108 E 51st St #901 Austin, TX 78723 is offered at $379,900!!!  Located in a tree lined gated community just a mile from Mueller, this end unit condo has an open and sunny floor-plan with a study nook, huge closets, and an individual fenced yard and...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(Coldwell Banker Access Realty ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 2
SOLD in the Houston Springs Subdivision in Perry GA 31069SOLD in Perry GAMy seller reached out to me after listing and selling one of her neighbor's homes. I am happy to report now that we have just closed!  I wish my seller well as she moves forward with the next phase in her life.The result is ...

By Victoria Carter Guaranteed Services, TwoMoveYou
(TwoMoveYou Guaranteed Real Estate Brokered by Century 21 Percy Fulton Ltd., Brokerage)
Comments 0
https://issuu.com/twomoveyou/docs/sellingyourhousesummer2020-edit.pptx In a survey by realtor.com, people thinking about selling their homes today indicated they’re generally willing to allow their agent and some potential buyers inside if done under the right conditions.  They’re less comfortabl...

By Sakamoto Properties Maui Hawaii, Prestige is our Business*Reputation our Foundation
Comments 0
Have you been dreaming up where you want to live on Maui? Does your dream include an oceanfront or beachfront property in West Maui? Are you looking for a home for sale where you can have unique views of the West Maui mountains and the ocean? If this sounds like you then be sure to add Kapalua re...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 11
Wouldn't you want to live here? More information at 437.oldforgecrossing.com    Located in a preferred location in Old Forge Crossing , this single bedroom Main Line second floor, end unit condo overlooks the community reflecting pond, with views of trees and water. One of the largest condos in t...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
Comments 4
Moving to Florida? Check this one.Porsche Design Tower Sunny Isles Beach luxury newest condominium Porsche Design Tower18555 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Two, Three, Four and Five bedroom condos are for sale and rent in Porsche Design Tower Sunny Isles Beach luxury newest condominiumRe...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
Comments 0
TODAY'S TOP STORIESAmerica’s Founding Was Greatest Anti-Slavery Movement in History Pensacola's Need To Know?Builder Confidence Surges in June – Housing Rebound UnderwayNAHB’s builder confidence index plummeted for two months but surged 21 points in June. Any score above 50 is considered positive...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 1
Exceptional Snoqualmie Ridge Craftsman Home Overview Maps Market Stats *SOLD* Price $575,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2.75 BathroomsInterior: 1,820 sqftYear Built: 2014MLS #: 1569853 Location 34722 SE Jacobia StreetSnoqualmie, WA 98065 Description *Just Sold*  Exceptional Snoqu...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
The Internet is full of "advice", and in the latest version, has buyers calling and wanting to receive the buyer agents share of the commission when they do not have a buyer agent.        The Internet is full of "advice", and in the latest version, has buyers calling and wanting to receive the bu...

By Ken's Home Team LLC. | 360.609.0226 | Portland, OR & Vancouver, WA Real Estate Team, - SOLD IS OUR FAVORITE 4 LETTER WORD -
(Ken's Home Team LLC.)
Comments 2
Don't be fooled, this delightful ranch home is bigger than it looks! 1758 sqft, 5 bedrooms, 2 bath, with hardwood floors throughout house & brand new carpet in bedrooms. Other updates made to the house: newer windows, SS appliances and newer heat-pump/AC. Large trex deck in the fenced-in backyar...

By PeterMark SEO, SEO, SEM, DEV
Comments 50
Are you considering selling your home, looking to see how much equity you have, or just want to know how much is my house worth in today's market? It's good to know your home value and to keep tabs on it every once in a while. After all, it's your most valued asset. Who knows, you might be surpri...