Home Buying

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By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Condo and Houses for Sale Sunny Isles Beach. Market Update via SIB Realty LLC   When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy it - beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlant...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Oakwood Hills is a single family home subdivision built in the 1970s. Oakwood Hills is located in Palos Hills, Illinois east of Roberts Road and south of 103rd Street. Average taxes in Oakwood Hills $5,642 Average association fees in Oakwood Hills $0 Average home size in Oakwood Hills 1,585 ft2 A...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Berkshire, Franklin, Wisconsin - July 2020Berkshire is a single family home subdivision built in the early to mid 2010's. Berkshire is located in Franklin, Wisconsin east of 51st Street off of Berkshire Drive. There is currently 1 home in Berkshire for sale ranging from $485,000 to $485,000. AVE...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Lakewood Creek is a duplex and single family home community built in the early to mid 2000's by Lakewood Homes. Lakewood Creek is located in Montgomery, Illinois west of Orchard Road and south of Route 30. Average taxes in Lakewood Creek $4,723 Average association fees in Lakewood Creek $31 ($15 ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Plum Grove Estates is a single family neighborhood built in the 1950's and 1960's. Plum Grove Estates is located in Palatine, Illinois north of Algonquin Road and west of Frontage Road. Average taxes in Plum Grove Estates $10,190 Average association fees in Plum Grove Estates $20 ($15 - $38) Aver...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Homestead Elementary School Homestead Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 308, and is located at 2830 Hillsboro Boulevard in Aurora, IL. It services homes in Aurora, Oswego, and Plainfield. Average taxes $7,991 Average year built 2004 Photos of Homestead Elementary School Homes f...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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The Bristol is a condominium building built in the late 1990s in the Gold Coast neighborhood of Chicago. The Bristol is located in Chicago, Illinois on the corner of Delaware and Rush at 57 E Delaware Place. The Bristol is host to 178 units that grace the city skyline with 42 stories high. Reside...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Bryn Mawr is a 59 unit condo building Place built in 2003. Bryn Mawr Place is located in the O'Hare neighborhood of Chicago on Bryn Mawr west of Cumberland at 8711-8727 W. Bryn Mawr. Average taxes in Bryn Mawr Place $3,293 Average association fees in Bryn Mawr Place $333 ($235 - $471) Average hom...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Six Bedroom Condos and Homes For Sale Sunny Isles Beach Market Update via SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway and the At...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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2806 Topaz Way, Tallahassee, FL Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 2 Baths (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 2078 SqFt This wonderfully maintained open concept home with a split floor plan is EXACTLY what every family in Tal...

By Matt Harber
(Keller Williams-The Harber Home Group)
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XXX Chinook DrBuild Your Dream here! Very secluded 5 wonderful acres on beautiful Olympic Peninsula. Located in Seamount & No HOA. Includes 150 ft of shared tideland interest and use on Hood Canal. Multiple building sites on parcel to choose for future development. You will love the many paths &...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Hubert H Humphrey Middle School Hubert H Humphrey Middle School is a 6-8 school in District 365U, and is located at 777 Falcon Ridge Way in Bolingbrook, IL. It services homes in Bolingbrook and Romeoville. Average taxes $6,002 Average year built 1975 Photos of Hubert H Humphrey Middle Scho...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Happy Hills is a subdivision of single family homes built in the 1960s and 1970s. Happy Hills is located in St. Charles, Illinois north of Campton Hills Drive and east of La Fox Road. Average taxes in Happy Hills $6,746 Average association fees in Happy Hills $0 Average home size in Happy Hills 2...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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1204 Cross Creek Way Apt #3, Tallahassee, FL Coming Soon Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews Follow This Home Tallahassee Homes For Sale Tallahassee Home Search Free Home Values Manausa.com Presented By: Joe Manausa Joe Manausa Real Estate 850-888-0888 Licensed In: Florida   Sc...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Five Bedroom Condo For Sale Sunny Isles Beach Market Update via SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Oce...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Spring Grove is a village in McHenry County, Illinois. According to the 2010 census, the population was 5,778. Spring Grove is home to Chain O'Lakes State Park.Spring Grove currently has 73 single family homes with an average list price of $333,741 and 1 multi-unit home with an average list price...

By Pete Blondin
(ERA Teachers Inc)
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Sugarland Run Homes worth a look as of 1 July 2020 Are you looking for a Townhome priced below $325k or a Single Family Home that you could buy for less than $450k? If so … You ought to give the Sugarland Run community in Sterling Virginia a serious look. Here's a link to information on available...

By Pete Blondin
(ERA Teachers Inc)
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Homes Near Ashburn’s Silver Line Metro Station – 1 July 2020 Metro’s Silver Line’s Phase 2 extending to and northwest of Dulles Airport is currently planned for late 2020. There are a number of homes (of all types) located within walking distance of the new and planned Silver Line station (w/i a ...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Three Bedroom Condo For Sale Sunny Isles Beach Market Update via SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Oc...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Highland Lakes is a single family home subdivision. Highland Lakes is located in Highland Park, Illinois on Hilary Lane west of Beverly Place north of Central Avenue. Average taxes in Highland Lakes $24,062 Average association fees in Highland Lakes $38 ($38 - $38) Average home size in Highland L...