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By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Regal Estates is a condominium complex built in Spring of 2020 by Dolyva Development. Regal Estates is located in the Irving Park neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in Regal Estates $0 Average association fees in Regal Estates $0 Average home size in Regal Estates 0 ft2 Average lot size in Re...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Westfield Middle School Westfield Middle School is a 6-8 school in District 13, and is located at 149 Fairfield Way in Bloomingdale, IL. It services homes in Addison, Bloomingdale, Medinah, and Roselle. Average taxes $7,820 Average year built 1986 Homes for sale that attend Westfield Middl...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About North Elementary School North Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 47, and is located at 500 W Woodstock Street in Crystal Lake, IL. It services homes in Bull Valley, Crystal Lake, Lake in the Hills, Lakewood, Prairie Grove, and Woodstock. Average taxes $10,263 Average year built ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Hannah Beardsley Middle School Hannah Beardsley Middle School is a 6-8 school in District 47, and is located at 515 E Crystal Lake Plaza in Crystal Lake, IL. It services homes in Bull Valley, Cary, Crystal Lake, Lake in the Hills, Prairie Grove, and Woodstock. Average taxes $9,650 Average ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Dundee-Crown High School Dundee-Crown High School is a 9-12 school in District 300, and is located at 1500 Kings Road in Carpentersville, IL. It services homes in Algonquin, Barrington Hills, Carpentersville, Cary, Dundee, East Dundee, Fox River Grove, Sleepy Hollow, and West Dundee. Avera...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Prairie Ridge High School Prairie Ridge High School is a 9-12 school in District 155, and is located at 6000 Dvorak Drive in Crystal Lake, IL. It services homes in Cary, Crystal Lake, McHenry, Oakwood Hills, Prairie Grove, and Woodstock. Average taxes $9,592 Average year built 1994 Photos ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Grayslake Central High School Grayslake Central High School is a 9-12 school in District 127, and is located at 400 N Lake Street in Grayslake, IL. It services homes in Grayslake, Hainesville, Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, and Round Lake. Average taxes $9,340 Average year built 1989 Photos of G...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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This is a snapshot of recent sales in the West Side neighborhood of Cumberland, MD. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Click here to sign up for my free monthly real estate market update.Highest and Lowest Sold West Side Home ValuesIn the past 6 months, 5 prop...

By Patty Clark, Helping Families Move with Care
(Morningside Homes, LLC 720-231-5200)
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Published on 3/29/2020 & modified on 3/30/2020 While you're isolating at home, there are things you can do to help buy a home now or in the near future.  Instead of spending time surfing the Internet looking at homes, do the groundwork necessary to be able to purchase the home that you find. Ther...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On March 30, 2020, National Association of Realtors® (NAR) reported that nationwide pending contract signed home sales up 2.4% to an index of 111.5 in February of 2020 from an index of 108.8 in January of 2020, and jumped 9.4% from February of 2019.Pending home sales index in the Northeast gained...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Red 1 Realty)
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SWETLAND London Market Update March 2020 Active Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQFT: | Average Price Per SQFT: $ | Average Taxes: $ | Average DOM: In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $124,900 | Average SQFT: 1,408 | Average Price Per SQFT: $...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
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Why Not Minot is a saying that's original intent was to guide people as to how to pronounce the name of our fair City. The number of ways people come up with to mispronounce those five letters that spell our name is amazing. No, we don't live in Minoooow.Let me be up front, most residents didn't ...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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This is a snapshot of recent sales in the Admiral Heights neighborhood of Annapolis, MD. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Click here to sign up for my free monthly real estate market update.Highest and Lowest Sold Admiral Heights Home ValuesIn the past 6 mon...

By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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  This is the neigborhood in Washington, DC.  Everyone wants live here, or to come here to eat and enjoy the city.Logan Circle is the quintessential NW DC neighborhood.  It simply looks and feels right, without the attitude one finds with the usually older & more established NW neighborhoods.Penn...

By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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Capitol Hill is also a neighborhood in Washington, a big village, split halfway across, half in the NE and half in the SE quadrant of Washington, DC.  Politicians work here, but people live here also.On the north side, an iconic landmark is Union Station, with some 40 million people annually, sho...

By Christopher Lotte, Central Ohio Realtor, 614-390-9243
(Red 1 Realty)
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The Reserve at Scioto Glenn Powell Market Update March 2020 Active Listings: Total Listings: 1 | Average List Price: $487,830 | Average SQFT: 3,237 | Average Price Per SQFT: $162 | Average Taxes: $11,000 | Average DOM: 74 In-Contract Listings: Total Listings: | Average List Price: $ | Average SQ...

By Margaret Rome Baltimore 410-530-2400, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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It's usually me, the REALTOR®  reassuring everyone during a transaction.    Here's an example of a buyer stepping up, reaching out to reassure both the seller and me.   Note from my buyer to me:Hi Margaret. Hope you’re staying in and safe. What a trip this has been! Wanted you to know I sent the ...

By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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Capitol Hill is not only a political idea, it is also a big village, a neighborhood split halfway across, half in the NE and half in the SE quadrant of Washington, DC.  Politicians work here, but people live here also.On the south side of this neighborhood is Barracks Row, and the ever growing an...

By Claude Labbe, Realty for Your Busy Life
(Real Living | At Home)
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This quote is getting older, but even more relevant in 2018. Councilmember Charles Allen was quoted in the Washington City Paper (8/21/2015) saying "Southwest is an absolutely incredible neighborhood.  It'a neighborhood that has so many things: Metro stations,water access, parks & greenspaces, sm...

By Peggy Yee, Search Vienna Homes For Sale - Northern Virginia
(Frankly Realtors)
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This is a snapshot of recent sales in the Annapolis Overlook neighborhood of Annapolis, MD. Real estate market data and analysis is provided by Peggy Yee, Realtor. Click here to sign up for my free monthly real estate market update.Highest and Lowest Sold Annapolis Overlook Home ValuesIn the past...
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