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By Mike McCann Nebraska Land Broker, Farm & Commercial Property For Sale 308-627-3700
(Mike McCann - Broker, Mach1 Realty Farm & Commercial Land Broker-Auctioneer Serving Nebraska)
Hey Central Nebraska...we have sold and closed on the last 3 lots in Prairie View Business Park east of Kearney, NE on Highway 30. Congrats to all of the owners. It is now up to all of you to make your Business Park as nice as any in the area.I am excited to see almost all of you new owners are the next generation of business leaders in our area! If you all Work together to make great things happen in your areas of expertise, you each will be even more successful!The opportunities to refer business to each other is huge!!I know this is already Happening and I am proud to have had a small part in the future legacy of our great city of Kearney, NE!Prairie View Roofing put up the first Building in the Business Park and Mach1 Realty was a consultant throughout this project and others in PVB...
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By Victor Amadi, Greenville SC Realtor
(PRODUCER Realty, LLC)
The Greenville, SC housing market had some wild swings this month, giving us a lot to talk about! First off, new listings skyrocketed by a hefty 27.5%, bringing the total up to 2,226. That's a lot of fresh options for potential buyers to sift through. However, while sellers were busy putting their homes on the market, the buyers seemed to be holding back. Pending sales took a dramatic nosedive, plummeting by 37.8% to just 967. This marks the seventh consecutive month of year-over-year declines in pending sales, hinting at some hesitation or perhaps a shift in buyer behavior. On the inventory front, there was a significant increase. The number of homes available for sale surged by an impressive 55.1%, reaching a total of 4,493 units. This influx of inventory might be a sign that sellers ...
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By Denise Gentile, REALTOR , Riverside County
(Coldwell Banker Associated Brokers Realty)
Are you thinking about building an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) on your property? If so, have you heard about Menifee's Permit-Ready ADU programs that are NOW available! The Permit Ready Accessory Dwelling Unit (PRADU) program is part of the City of Menifee's efforts to plan for housing needs throughout the community and accommodate a variety of housing. The PRADU program encourages the construction of ADUs by offering a series of eight different floor plan options offering studio, one bedroom, two bedroom, and three bedroom units, with two architectural styles per floor. Plan sizes range from 306sf. to 1,200. These ADU plans are pre-approved by the Building Division, meaning a stream-lined permit process and significant savings on preconstruction fees. The construction plans below are...
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By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Relocating can be stressful, but having a pre-arrival checklist can make the process much smoother. This blog offers essential steps to ensure you're well-prepared for your move, helping you transition into your new home with ease.Have a super fantastic week!Joe Jackson, Realtor-KWCP Are you about to move to a new place soon? Well, a few steps ahead will help you find convenience and peace of mind on the day you officially land at your new place. It goes without saying that moving to another house is a daunting process although one should not forget that it is also an exciting event. With the help of proper planning and organization, one can ensure one’s move goes as smooth as possible and start enjoying the new location as soon as possible.  Here's a comprehensive Relocation Pre-Arriva...
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By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
A real estate agent can be your greatest asset in the home buying process. They provide invaluable expertise, negotiate the best deals, and guide you through the complex paperwork. This blog highlights why having a skilled agent is essential for a smooth and successful home purchase.Have a super fantastic week!Joe Jackson, Realtor-KWCP The role of a real estate agent in the home buying process The role of a real estate agent in the home buying process is multifaceted, offering guidance, expertise, and support throughout the journey. Here are the key responsibilities and roles they play: 1. Understanding Buyer’s Needs and Preferences Initial Consultation: A real estate agent meets with the buyer to understand their preferences, budget, and specific requirements. Market Analysis: They ana...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
Are you looking for a home with a guest house or casita for sale or even a big 5,000+sf multi generational home? I track them all for my buyer clients here in the Phoenix Arizona metro area and UPDATED DAILY. Read on.Assessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are smaller independent residential units located on the same lot as a stand alone single family home. Here are the latest, Assessory Dwelling Unit, Casita, NextGen Homes For Sale with GUEST HOUSE Phoenix metro of Arizona on the MLS UPDATED DAILY. As your Buyer's Realtor, I track homes for sale which include an ADU, guest house, casita or are a larger multi generation home that could be great for you! Read on for more. ALWAYS UP TO DATE Homes For Sale with Guest House or Casita in Phoenix Arizona MetroUPDATED DAILY Homes For Sale with GUEST H...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
Kids are people too! Don't forget to ask your children about their thoughts when buying a new home. It is exciting, sure. New stores, new commute, new church, new neighbors, new post office, new parks....new everthing! New friends for children and missing old friends can be daunting. Family with child AI Originated by HANSUAN FABREGAS from PixabayDid you review the new home and location this with ALL of the right people (including kids) you know? Some of them COULD have an issue that you have not thought of."I have to leave my friends?" (Photo: Child- Petra, Pixabay)Checked new home out with:X Significant OtherX Brother and Sister and In LawsX MotherX FatherX Best FriendsOops! KidsRemember, KIDS ARE PEOPE TOO!Always bring the Kid's in when choosing new homeHey, as your Buyer's Realtor I...
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By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Realty/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
The role of a real estate agent in the home buying processThe role of a real estate agent in the home buying process is multifaceted, offering guidance, expertise, and support throughout the journey. Here are the key responsibilities and roles they play:1. Understanding Buyer’s Needs and Preferences Initial Consultation: A real estate agent meets with the buyer to understand their preferences, budget, and specific requirements. Market Analysis: They analyze the market to identify potential properties that match the buyer’s criteria. 2. Property Search and Evaluation Access to Listings: Agents have access to Multiple Listing Services (MLS) and other resources to find available properties. Property Tours: They arrange and accompany buyers on property tours, providing insights on the pros ...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
Are you LOOKING for the best place to live? Well that would be the Phoenix Arizona metro area with great employment opportunities. Phoenix in Maricopa County is the 5th largest city in the US and is Sunny with blue skies and wide open spaces abount for day trip adventures of all kinds. (Image Jerzy Górecki from Pixabay)Phoenix Metro from South Mountain Lookout at Dobbins Point (Phoenix Parks and Receration Website)As your Buyer's Realtor, I track single family detached homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area for my clients and let you "filter" those homes with hundreds of criteria on the free MLS I provide. The Phoenix suburbs of Scottsdale, Chandler and Gilbert are consistently voted among the best cities to live in America.UPDATED DAILY Homes For Sale in the Phoenix Arizona M...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
Is it time to EXPAND YOUR HORIZONS? Sometimes we just think too SMALL. We need to think BIG! (Image: Earth Sunrise Arek Socha, Pixabay)If you are thinking about this "too small" question it is most likely time to UPSIZE!  Looking into the future, you just need more space...and a nice Arizona sunset or sunrise on the horizon is not too shabby either....just sayin'.When there is just not enough room for kids, guests, the kayak and pool table it is time to UPSIZE your home. Hey, I can help you with that in the Phoeix Arizona metro! As your Buyer's Realtor, I track single family detached homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area for my clients and let you "filter" those homes with hundreds of criteria on the free MLS I provide.UPDATED DAILY Homes For Sale in the Phoenix Arizona Metro...
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By Theresa Hus, The Official Real Estate Agent Directory
(RealEstateAgent.com)
Every parent wishes for the best for their child. When choosing their next relocation destination, education, health services, recreation, extracurricular programs, and a supportive local community will be high on their lists. When it comes to children with special needs, finding the right city to call home is undeniably more pressing. Certain cities in the United States shine brighter for parents searching for the perfect spot to nurture and support their children with unique requirements. Let's explore what makes these American cities exemplary and how others can follow suit. And then, we'll have the template to create the ideal city for our kids with special needs!  Healthcare services that matterThe healthcare system should offer a variety of services customized to the unique needs ...
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By Teri Isner, GRI, CRS, CIPS
(Keller Williams Realty at the Lakes)
New Orlando Regional REALTOR® Association data shows record-high median home price in Central Florida. State of the Market The median home price for April was recorded at $388,500, up from $386,500 in March. This is the highest monthly median home price on record in the Orlando area. Overall sales rose 7.8% from March to April. There were 2,759 sales in April, up from 2,559 sales in March. This is the third month in a row that sales have risen. April’s interest rate was recorded at 6.9%, up slightly from 6.7% in March. This is the third month in a row that interest rates have risen. Inventory for April was recorded at 9,376, up 4.5% from March when inventory was recorded at 8,971. This is the fourth month in a row inventory has risen. Pending sales increased by 2.9%, with 4,257 in March...
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By Candice A. Donofrio, 928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text
(Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker)
Ag Res Acreage On The Mesa!   OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription $66,000 Lots and Land Main Features Lot: 1.06 acre(s)MLS #: 004409 Location 5082 S Pasadena RdFort Mohave, AZ 86426USA Candice A Donofrio NEXT WAVE Real Estate Investments LLC(928) 704-5181Candice@RealEstateBHC.comhttp://RealEstateBHC.com       Listed by: Candice A Donofrio Our recent listings RETAIL PAD in Aaron's Plaza | $199,900 | Bullhead City, AZ8.50 Acres At Foot Of Black Mountains Off Oatman Highway | $59,900 | Golden Valley, AZDeveloper Parcel Kingman AZ | $349,450 | Kingman, AZHIGH VISIBILITY FORT MOHAVE COMMERCIAL 1.26 AC LOT | $299,900 | Fort Mohave, AZCommercial w Acreage On The Mesa! | $545,000 | Fort Mohave, AZ Subscribe to our listing feed Nearby properties for sale
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By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Hillandale at  Georgetown, built in the 1990's, is a gated community of townhomes and single family homes on the edge of Georgetown, next to the French embassy and across from Georgetown University Hospital.  It is bordered by parkland on two sides, making its 42 acres seem even more serene and special. Hillandale at Georgetown is a 42-acre gated luxury community, technically located in the Burleith section of NW Washington. It is just a short walk along Reservoir Road to all the shops and restaurants of Georgetown. Hillandale was originally developed in the early 20th century as the country estate of Anne Archbold.  In the late 1980s and 1990s, the Archbold estate was developed into the Hillandale community.Hillandale has a total of 268 homes comprised of 163 rowhouse, 68 semi-detached...
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By Dick Betts, REALTOR® The Villages, Florida
(TOUCHSTONE REAL ESTATE)
This week I met a gentleman who one of my clients has used and recommends highly, John Kimer.  John owns and works his business Marketplace Mover and offers something needed in The Villages and surrounding area.  He outlines what they do on the back of his card:  We can help transport items purchased at yard sales, estate sales, Facebook Marketplace, Home Depot, Lowes and more.  We also help with furniture assembly, home rearranging, packing and unpacking.  According to the company website they will also drop off items that need to be donated including furniture and here is the best part they are insured!There is more to John Kimer and his wife Nina they have been in full-time ministry for almost 25 years. They have served the local church as volunteers and as paid staff. They have been...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
WE'VE GOTTA GET OUT OF THIS PLACE! Arizona beckons...(Photo: Gainey Ranch Golf Club by Jeff Masich)Like in the song by the Animals from 1966:Some things just never change. When one says "We've Gotta Get Out Of This Place"..."if it's the last thing I ever do", it is time for ME as your professional real estate agent to swing into action and Move to Arizona!Are you ready for the next adventure in your life? Time to MOVE and buy a home in Sunny Phoenix Arizona Homes For Sale! Home prices are about flat from last year. This is a good time to buy. Here are ALWAYS UP TO DATE and always desirable Phoenix Arizona Metro Single Level Detached Homes for sale on the MLS.Explore Arizona (Photo: Michele Raponi, Pixabay) Living in Phoenix Metro Sunny weather and golf and your next home await you in th...
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By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Realty/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
Investing in your first property Part 2 Investing in your first property is a significant step that requires careful planning and consideration. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you navigate the process: Tips for Successful Property Investment Start Small: Consider beginning with a smaller property or a duplex to gain experience. Build a Network: Connect with other investors, real estate agents, contractors, and property managers. Understand the Market: Stay informed about real estate trends and economic factors that affect property values. Plan for Unexpected Costs: Set aside a reserve fund for unexpected repairs and vacancies. Focus on Cash Flow: Ensure the property generates positive cash flow after expenses. Consider Property Management: If you’re not ready to manage the proper...
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By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Realty/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
Investing in your first property is a significant step that requires careful planning and consideration. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you navigate the process:Steps to Invest in Your First Property Assess Your Financial Situation: Review Credit Score: A good credit score will help you secure better mortgage rates. Determine Budget: Calculate how much you can afford to spend on a property, considering down payment, closing costs, and ongoing expenses. Save for Down Payment: Aim for at least 20% to avoid private mortgage insurance (PMI). Set Investment Goals: Define Your Strategy: Decide if you want to buy a rental property, flip houses, or invest in a vacation home. Determine ROI Expectations: Set realistic goals for your return on investment (ROI). Research the Market: Analyze T...
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By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Commerce City, COThu May 23 2024This week the median list price for Commerce City, CO is $575,000.   Median List Price $575,000 Median Price of New Listings $584,000 Per Square Foot $212 Average Days on Market 38 Median Days on Market 21 Price Decreased 37% Price Increased 9% Relisted 2% Inventory 147 Median Rent $2,995    
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By Jeff&Grace Safrin, SpousesSellingHousesTM
(F.C.Tucker 1st Team Real Estate)
9155 Sherwood Court, St. John, IN listed by F. C. Tucker 1st Team Real EstateTalk to Jeff Safrin REALTOR @219-309-9930 to schedule a private showing.Opportunity Knocks! Beautiful  2-Story Home in Desirable Walden Clearing, St. JohnThis is your chance to own a stunning 3-year-old, 2-story home with a full, unfinished basement in the sought-after Walden Clearing neighborhood of St. John, Indiana. This home is perched on a meticulously landscaped corner lot that backs up to a playground and scenic walking trails leading to a serene pond with a fountain.Special OfferThe seller is offering $5,000. toward the buyer's closing costs or mortgage interest rate buy-down with an accepted offer. LocationThe home is perfectly located for an easy commute to the Chicagoland area and sits in a growing t...
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