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By Mike Tolj, Commercial Real Estate Without the Stress!
(Tolj Commercial Real Estate )
Commercial real estate asset repositioning is a powerful tool for property owners and investors looking to breathe new life into underperforming assets. In today’s dynamic market, the ability to adapt and transform properties to meet evolving tenant demands is more critical than ever. As a seasoned professional with over 18 years of experience, I’ve witnessed firsthand the tremendous value that can be unlocked through strategic repositioning. In this article, we’ll explore the key elements of a successful repositioning process and how you can maximize the potential of your commercial real estate assets.Key Takeaways Asset repositioning is a crucial strategy for maximizing the value of underperforming commercial real estate properties. A successful repositioning process involves thorough...
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By Lisa Brown-McDonald CT Real Estate Agent, Fairfield & Litchfield County REALTOR®
(The Brokerage of New England)
Now showing in Fairview Condominiums18 Fairview Dr Unit 3 Danbury, CT 068102 Bedroom Condo just listed $210,000Now showing Building 18 Unit 3 in Fairview Condominiums this weekend. Open house Saturday, April 20th and Sunday, April 21st from 11am to 1pm. This upper-level 2 bedroom ranch-style condo boasts abundant natural light, open living space and ample storage. Discover hardwood floors beneath the wall-to-wall carpeting. Enjoy a leisurely afternoon on the enclosed porch, accessible form the rear entrance. Spacious dining room, living room and kitchen with laundry hookup for added convenience. Residents benefit from additional storage and common laundry facilities with the complex. Additionally, residents can relax and enjoy the summer months at Fairview's gated in-ground pool. Fairvi...
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
 Listing Details: 62 CLASSIC COURT LN, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459MLS #: 933325Price: $795,000Beds: 3Baths: 3.5Sq feet: 1,813 Call John Skinner Sr. 850-687-3440 to see if this property is still available Cottages of Santa Rosa Beach is within walking distance to Scenic Highway 30A, Gulf Place Town Center with shopping, restaurants and public events, Ed Walline Regional Beach access along with the beautiful white sand beaches and emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico. This comfortable 3 bedroom/3.5 bathroom home is in a small, quaint neighborhood of 16. Other features are a covered front porch, back patio, granite countertops, stainless appliances, an open floor plan with the master suite and a half bath on the first floor and two bedrooms/two bathrooms along with a family room upstairs. T...
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By Glen Bigness, Since 1986 a trusted real estate resource.
(Premier Plus Realty)
Bonita Beach Waterfront Homes for SaleBonita Beach is a beautiful piece of beachfront neighboring Barefoot Beach and located between Naples and Fort Myers. It is made up of single family gulf and waterfront homes, villas, and condominiums. Bonita Beach has frequently ranked on national top beaches lists. Boating, fishing, diving and shelling are popular.Bonita Beach – Single Family Gulf Homes:Up to $15,000,000+Homes on Bonita Beach sit on one of the most desirable locations in Southwest Florida. Bonita Beach maintains the lifestyle and quality of living of the Naples waterfront, but avoids the atmosphere and zoning issues faced by more northern beach communities. Bonita Beach also maintains the Naples gulf front style without the high pricing. A Bonita beachfront residence can be had fo...
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By Cary Nemeroff, Austin Lakeway Realtor Fluent in ASL Sign Language
(Keller Williams Realty Lake Travis)
The Lowest Priced Home in Four Points Centre, Austin Texas was just PRICE REDUCED! 10703 Twisted Elm Dr., Austin, TX 78726 is NOW $625,000! 3 Bd., 3 Ba. + Office/Flex Space Built 2015, 1,843 sq. ft. Open Concept Layout Separate Dining Room HOA Maintains Front Yard! Super-Convenient to everything! Quiet w/Private Fenced Backyard that backs up to Nature Preserve! See the Property Video Here: Pictures and More Info: https://pages.kw.com/cary-nemeroff/761444/TwistedElm.html https://pages.kw.com/cary-nemeroff/761444/TwistedElm.html?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR1-OPExEQQfslSNdDBaiwP-wB2_Y7p0Yob0tqfWCCwCEbiTyjDycou8QlI_aem_AehmiyxMiXumZQuddpXC3ARxd05JxM9N6iUNfU2O6qfFAg8ncmNBpg8ciy-InfpbYzFVTxQqZT-rtKt7pK3hU381   Watch the video and come and see it!Contact me for more information or to tour! Cary...
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By The Berns Team, It's always Better With Berns!
(The Berns Team)
Welcome to 5308 Godbey Drive, a picturesque 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom home featuring a unique reverse floor plan and captivating views of the surrounding mountains and the golf course at the La Cañada Flintridge Country Club. This inviting home features hardwood floors, recessed lighting, and stylish finishes throughout, creating an atmosphere of contemporary elegance. Upon entering, you'll be greeted by the upper level's spacious living and dining area, highlighted by vaulted ceilings and a cozy gas fireplace with a mantle. The living room extends onto a balcony, perfect for relaxing while taking in the serene vistas. The adjacent dining room showcases wainscoting and connects seamlessly to the gourmet kitchen, complete with tiled floors, stone countertops, recessed lighting and a subway-t...
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
 Listing Details: 15 Cypress Street UNIT 266, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459MLS number: 943894Price: $551,000Beds: 2Baths: 1.5Sq feet: 1,096 Call Courtney Ledezma (850) 608-0677 to see if this property is still available. Do not miss your chance to purchase this townhome with the perfect location! RIGHT on the pool for convenience, yet you can relax on your balcony with so much privacy due to the gorgeous lush foliage. Beautifully maintained and new easy maintenance vinyl plank flooring throughout, fresh coat of paint, and new HVAC as of 2021! 1st floor lanai off the living area and 2nd floor lanai off of the master bedroom - both overlooking one of the gorgeous pools. Cassine Gardens has 2 pools, a picnic area, lake, a walking trail; plus miles of additional hiking trails in the State Park...
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By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
  Local Market Update  Ala Moana & Kaka'ako Honolulu, March 2024   Single Family Homes March Year to Date 2024 / 2023 Change% 2024 / 2023 Change% Closed Sales 1 / 0  0%  2 / 0  0%  Median Sales Price $1.1M/ $0   0%  $1M / $0   0% Percent of Original List Price Received 96.5% / 0.0%  0% 94.7% / 0.0%  0% Median Days on Market Until Sale 38 / 0  0% 38 / 0  0% New Listings 1 / 0  0% 2 / 1  100% Pending Sales 0 / 1  -100% 2 / 1  100% Active Inventory 4 / 0   0% ---    Condos March Year to Date 2024 / 2023 Change% 2024 / 2023 Change% Closed Sales 38 / 55  -31%  96 / 124  -23%  Median Sales Price $747,000 / $830,000  -10% $624,250 / $645,000  -3% Percent of Original List Price Received 95.5% / 95.9%  0% 96.2% / 96.6%  0%    Median Days on Market Until Sale 92 / 39  136% 45 / 41  10% New Listin...
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By Westchester Modular Homes Inc, Serving NY, NJ, PA, CT, NH, RI, MA, VT & ME
(Westchester Modular Homes Inc)
YOU ARE INVITED - JOIN US - LIVE GUIDED INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL TOURSRegister for our next Live Virtual Factory, Design Center & Models Tours at www.vt-sign-up.comExperience a live virtual tour of our actual Westchester Modular Homes factory & models located at the factory, as well as custom homes that our customers have allowed us to shoot in 3D and share with you. If you are interested sign up at www.vt-sign-up.comWhat will you learn by attending the Live Virtual Factory Tour? - Learn about the Benefits & Advantages of Modular Construction - Experience the Design Software & how you can take a 3D Walkthrough of your Home before its built - Experience a 3D Tour of our Factory - Go on a 3D Tour of our Model Homes - Explore your Financing Options - Participate in a Q & A Session after Present...
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By Ryan Case, Realtor servicing all of Southern California
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
Long Beach Weekly Market Update April 8th - 14th, 2024 360 Gladys Ave NEWLY LISTED Gladys Avenue | 2 bedrooms | 2 baths | 854 sq. ft. | $550,000 Bixby Elm Condominiums RECENTLY SOLD Elm Avenue | 1 bedrooms | 1 baths | 753 sq. ft. | $389,000 Bixby Riviera RECENTLY SOLD Riviera Circle | 2 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1562 sq. ft. | $849,000 Casa Verde RECENTLY SOLD Gladys Avenue | 2 bedrooms | 1 baths | 941 sq. ft. | $495,000 El Capitan NEWLY LISTED Santa Fe Avenue | 2 bedrooms | 1 baths | 842 sq. ft. | $395,000 Gardenia Villas RECENTLY SOLD Gardenia Avenue | 1 bedrooms | 1 baths | 540 sq. ft. | $399,900 Hampton Condominium NEWLY LISTED Ackerfield Avenue | 1 bedrooms | 1 baths | 641 sq. ft. | $320,000 Ackerfield Avenue | 1 bedrooms | 1 baths | 641 sq. ft. | $310,000 Ackerfield Avenue | 2 bedroom...
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By Westchester Modular Homes Inc, Serving NY, NJ, PA, CT, NH, RI, MA, VT & ME
(Westchester Modular Homes Inc)
YOU ARE INVITED - JOIN US - LIVE GUIDED INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL TOURSRegister for our next Live Virtual Factory, Design Center & Models Tours at www.vt-sign-up.comExperience a live virtual tour of our actual Westchester Modular Homes factory & models located at the factory, as well as custom homes that our customers have allowed us to shoot in 3D and share with you. If you are interested sign up at www.vt-sign-up.comWhat will you learn by attending the Live Virtual Factory Tour? - Learn about the Benefits & Advantages of Modular Construction - Experience the Design Software & how you can take a 3D Walkthrough of your Home before its built - Experience a 3D Tour of our Factory - Go on a 3D Tour of our Model Homes - Explore your Financing Options - Participate in a Q & A Session after Present...
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By Westchester Modular Homes Inc, Serving NY, NJ, PA, CT, NH, RI, MA, VT & ME
(Westchester Modular Homes Inc)
YOU ARE INVITED - JOIN US - LIVE GUIDED INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL TOURSRegister for our next Live Virtual Factory, Design Center & Models Tours at www.vt-sign-up.comExperience a live virtual tour of our actual Westchester Modular Homes factory & models located at the factory, as well as custom homes that our customers have allowed us to shoot in 3D and share with you. If you are interested sign up at www.vt-sign-up.comWhat will you learn by attending the Live Virtual Factory Tour? - Learn about the Benefits & Advantages of Modular Construction - Experience the Design Software & how you can take a 3D Walkthrough of your Home before its built - Experience a 3D Tour of our Factory - Go on a 3D Tour of our Model Homes - Explore your Financing Options - Participate in a Q & A Session after Present...
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
Listing Details: 3587 Waverly Circle, Destin, FL 32541MLS #: 938533Price: $1,995,000Beds: 5Baths: 4 Sq feet: 2,695 Call Courtney Ledezma (850) 608-0677 to see if this property is still available.Nestled in one of the most lush and coveted locations in Destin Pointe, this turnkey beach house is what you've been waiting for with INCREDIBLE rental history! Thoughtfully configured as a primary residence, second home, or vacation rental, 5 bedrooms plus 4 bathrooms and multiple porches are spread across levels! Inviting, light-filled rooms welcome you, while the home's coastal chic ambiance suggests casually elegant living and entertaining in all seasons. This beautifully designed home has high end finishes throughout, two master suites, a gourmet kitchen with state of the art appliances, an...
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By Joe Manausa - Tallahassee, FL, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
4880 Quail Valley Road, TALLAHASSEE, FL Click here to Get Directions$930000 4 Beds - 3.5 Baths - 1.81 sqft Lot Photos Maps & Local Schools Print OPEN HOUSE 4/20 from 12PM - 2PM! Nestled on a sprawling 1.8 acre lot, this White Oak Construction 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom luxury POOL home is ready for summer! This home has a gorgeous updated kitchen with Thermador appliances, Calacatta quartz counters, beautiful solid wood and brick floors, and detailed trim work throughout. The sitting room off the kitchen works well as a supervised study space, play area, or home office. Ample space with 3 bedrooms downstairs, an additional bedroom and bath upstairs, and a HUGE 32x24 bonus space with wet bar is perfect for both watching movies and family game nights. Enjoy the expansive back porch overlook...
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By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
PRICE REDUCEDClick here for price and locationLooking for a cute, well maintained, modern kitchen with granite and SS appliances, open space, room for everyone all on one level, close to the lake? Than look no further. Home features central kitchen with living and family room connected space. Oversized bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. Hardwood floors, living room fireplace. Plenty of new windows and doors to flood space with natural light. Nice size deck to enjoy outside life. Storage shed and plenty of parking. Short walk to beach and pool.Call Patricia Quinn today at (201) 779-3513 for more information!Click here for price and location
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By San Diego Realtor, Glen Henderson, San Diego Realtor & Broker Associate
(Premier Homes Team, a division of Big Block Realty, Inc)
8572 Foothill Blvd, Pine Valley CA 91962Welcome to your spacious retreat in Pine Valley! This 4-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home spans 2,106 sqft and offers a peaceful escape in a quiet neighborhood. The vaulted open beam ceilings and ample natural light enhance the sense of space, creating a bright and welcoming atmosphere. Store all your belongings with ease thanks to a large 2-car garage with additional storage, and an oversized crawlspace. Enjoy breathtaking mountain and sunset views from the large deck, or unwind in the expansive backyard, ideal for outdoor gatherings and activities. The home's location is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, as it features on-site RV parking and is surrounded by the Cleveland National Forest, hiking, and horse trails. Don't miss this opportunity to embrace ...
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By Susan Isaacs | DC Real Estate Consultant, Partnering with: DOMOofCompass
(Compass | 1313 14th St NW DC 20005)
Breaking Down Changes In Real Estate Commission Practices | Washington DCNAR (The National Association of Realtors) agreed recently to a $418M settlement and mandating of changes to key policies as part of its resolution of multiple class-action lawsuits. The jury in the Missouri Sitzer-Barnett case ordered the defendants to pay almost $1.8B in damages — potentially $5B+ if the court awarded the plaintiffs treble damages. NAR's settlement agreement likely saved the organization from bankruptcy, but where does it leave home buyers, agents and home sellers?The policy changes agreed to by NAR include the prohibition of publishing offers of broker compensation on any MLS (Multiple Listing Services) databases affiliated with the NAR. That leaves the country divided between affiliated service...
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By Bion Grady, Douglas County Real Estate Specialist
(Maximum One Greater Atlanta Realtors)
Welcome to our real estate blog, where we delve into market insights and offer guidance to homeowners considering selling their properties. In this post, we'll explore why the current real estate landscape presents a prime opportunity for sellers to maximize their returns.Low Inventory, High Demand:As of 04/19/2024, the real estate market is characterized by a significant shortage of available homes for sale. This imbalance between supply and demand has created a seller's market in many regions, with a surplus of eager buyers vying for limited inventory. This scarcity of homes has led to increased competition among buyers, often resulting in multiple offers and bidding wars.Favorable Selling Conditions:For homeowners contemplating selling their properties, these conditions couldn't be m...
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By Bion Grady, Douglas County Real Estate Specialist
(Maximum One Greater Atlanta Realtors)
Welcome to our real estate blog, where we delve into the current market trends and offer insights into why buying now might be the best decision for prospective homebuyers. In this post, we'll explore how current interest rates are influencing the real estate market and why waiting might not be the most advantageous choice.Understanding Current Interest Rates:Interest rates play a significant role in the real estate market, affecting both buyers and sellers. As of [insert current date], interest rates remain at historically low levels. The Federal Reserve's efforts to stimulate the economy have resulted in favorable borrowing conditions, with mortgage rates hovering near all-time lows.The Impact on Affordability:Low interest rates translate to lower monthly mortgage payments for buyers....
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By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
PRICE REDUCEDClick here for price and locationChalet, ready to move right in, furnished home in amenity filled Arrowhead Lake. Walk into nice size entry room flooded with sunlight to remove your skis or brush off the sand from the beach. Kitchen/LR/DR open floor plan for everyone to enjoy quality time together. Slider in living room out to an oversized front deck. Two bedrooms and one bathroom on the first floor. Second floor features an oversized loft space and a second bathroom. Call Patricia Quinn today at (201) 779-3513 for more information!Click here for price and location
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