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By Victor Amadi, Greenville SC Realtor
Are you on the hunt for new construction homes for sale in Greenville, SC? Look no further! Allow us to introduce you to the Brentwood Floorplan, thoughtfully crafted by Meritage Homes. Step into a realm of comfort and elegance featuring four bedrooms, including a luxurious owner's suite, an open kitchen layout embellished with exquisite granite countertops, and a versatile loft area. This impeccably designed residence, boasting an expansive 2345 square feet, provides a haven for every member of your family.Whether you're in the market for new homes for sale in Greenville, SC, or seeking a specifically tailored residence like the Brentwood Floorplan, Meritage Homes offers a diverse selection of new construction homes that contribute to the rich real estate in Greenville, SC.Meritage Hom...
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By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Aurora, COTue Sep 26 2023This week the median list price for Aurora, CO is $560,000.  Inventory has increased to 535. Median List Price $560,000 Median Price of New Listings $520,000 Per Square Foot $229 Average Days on Market 75 Median Days on Market 42 Price Decreased 47% Price Increased 2% Relisted 3% Inventory 535 Median Rent $2,700
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By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Selecting the right size for your next home is a crucial decision, and this blog offers valuable insights to guide you. It's not just about square footage; it's about finding the perfect fit for your lifestyle and future needs. As a realtor, I often stress the importance of aligning your home size with your long-term goals. Whether it's downsizing for simplicity or upsizing for a growing family, thoughtful sizing ensures your home remains a comfortable sanctuary. Have a super fantastic week!Joe Jackson, Realtor-KWCP Choose the Right Size For Your Next Home It’s not just inflation that’s driving up house prices—we are also seeking larger homes, which of course affects what you pay for a property. Homebuyers are feeling the sticker shock of higher prices, but it’s not just inflation. They...
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By Walter DiLoreto, Real Estate Short Sale Specialist
(PHP Houses)
If you’re thinking of making a move, one of the biggest questions you have right now is probably: what’s happening with home prices? Despite what you may be hearing in the news, nationally, home prices aren’t falling. It’s just that price growth is beginning to normalize. Here’s the context you need to really understand that trend.In the housing market, there are predictable ebbs and flows that happen each year. It’s called seasonality. Spring is the peak homebuying season when the market is most active. That activity is typically still strong in the summer but begins to wane as the cooler months approach. Home prices follow along with seasonality because prices appreciate most when something is in high demand.That’s why there’s a reliable long-term home price trend. The graph below use...
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By Anna Chroscicki, Realtor - St. Lucie County affordable Real Estate
(Re/Max Masterpiece Realty)
 CLICK BELOW TO SEE THE ANSWER  (and answers to other Trivia Questions). Anna Chroscicki with RE/MAX Masterpiece RealtyCall me at 772-485-4188 with any Real Estate Questions. Web-site:www.annasellsrealestate.com1775 SW Gatlin Blvd Ste 101, PSL, FL, 34953Selling Real Estate On Treasure Coast Since 2000.
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By Catherine Emert, Residential, land, commercial, businesses
(Strategic Realty, LLC)
(see link at bottom of page) Navigating the labyrinthine world of real estate investment is no small feat. The challenges are amplified when you delve into the specialized field of distressed properties. Recognizing the need for accurate, comprehensive, and actionable information, we, at Strategic Realty, are thrilled to present our latest offering: The Distressed Property Investment Guide. Elevate Your Investment Game with Our Expert Insights Our mission has always been to improve the real estate industry by seamlessly integrating innovation with exceptional customer service. This guide is an extension of that commitment, aimed at providing you with invaluable insights into the challenging yet rewarding world of distressed property investment. What Can You Expect from Our Guide? Here’s...
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By Doug Rogers, Your Real Estate Resource!
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties )
Deville LA Real Estate- 172 Nation Road Under Contract!Searching for a luxury home in Deville, La? Unfortunately 172 Nation Road has already found a buyer! This custom home was on the market for less than the average time due to its condition and our marketing here at RE/MAX Real Estate Professionals.  3 Bedroom Home For Sale Deville Louisiana OverviewMapsPhotos $349,500 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 UnitInterior: 1,918 sqftLot: 1.00 acre(s)MLS #: 2407143 Location 172 Nation RoadDeville, LA 71328USA Doug Rogers RE/MAX Real Estate Professionals(318) 613-1994dougsoldit@gmail.com   Listed by: Bayou Properties  Realty Our recent listings Land For Sale In Deville La | $69,500 | Deville, LA3 Bedroom Home For Sale in Pineville L...
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By Matt Helganz
(Meridian Capital Real Estate)
Altadena is truly a hidden gem nestled at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains and offers a unique blend of natural beauty, sense of community, and a relaxed lifestyle that makes it a wonderful place to live. Many people are unaware of the fact that Altadena is actually an unincorporated city in LA county and is just another unique part of what makes up the fabric of this special part of California.   Altadena is renowned for its picturesque surroundings and offers breathtaking views and numerous outdoor recreational opportunities. Residents here enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding and several parks like the Eaton Canyon Natural Area and the Angeles National Forest. Additionally Altadena boasts a strong sense of community. Local events, farmers' markets, and neighborhood gatherings...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
SNOOZE YOU LOSE in Real Estate! Are you waiting for the right time to improve your backyard? WAIT! It has been 20 years you have been talking about putting in that patio, bbq and outside kitchen along with outside TV and winding path to a fountain? It sounds NICE! When you bought your home you had these GREAT IDEAS on what would follow. Well, WHAT are you waiting for? It may be a long wait similar to a RIP VAN WINKLE snooze/nap. SNOOZE YOU LOSE! Rip was the man author Washington Irving wrote about that had napped for 20 years in the Catskill Mountains and the world had changed so much after his long snooze. (Photo: Nap in Hammock, by Jeff Masich)Rip Van Winkle snoozing in yard, by Justinthewind, PixabayYou may be snoozing also, just dreaming of your multiple projects for your perfect ba...
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By Michael St. Germain
(The St. Germain Group, LLC brokered by eXp Realty, LLC)
You’ll love Stanley County if you’re an investor or a first-time homebuyer. It has many affordable and high-value properties. This county is a true gem.There’s no doubt Stanly County has it all! You’ll find many options that meet your budget and goals here. You’ll feel right at home in no time in this perfect place.Ready to explore the best value properties in Stanly County, NC? The St Germain Group is here to help you uncover the most attractive deals Stanly County offers.Our team can help you navigate North Carolina’s bustling real estate market. Check out our group here.What Are The Best Value Properties In Stanly County, NC?Stanly County offers top-quality properties, from starter homes to luxury estates, at affordable prices. Below are the top-value properties in Stanly County, NC,...
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By Michael St. Germain
(The St. Germain Group, LLC brokered by eXp Realty, LLC)
Selling a newly built single-family home is a complex process. It requires careful planning to attract potential buyers. It requires strategic marketing to achieve the best sale price possible.Are you thinking about selling your recently built family home? The St Germain Group is here to help make the process a breeze. We know that selling a home is a big decision. We can help you with pre-listing preparation, listing your home, and final preparations. How Can I List My New Single-Family Home In Oakboro, NC, For Sale?Pre-listing PreparationGet your property ready to go on the market!Pre-listing preparation aims to make your home look its best. It also helps maximize your home's appeal to buyers. You can sell the house fast and for the best possible price this way.Time to get your newly ...
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By Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Are you trying to decide between hiring a transaction coordinator or a virtual assistant?Real Estate transaction coordinators and virtual assistants both play crucial roles in supporting real estate professionals. A transaction coordinator handles document management, communication, and transaction coordination.A virtual assistant offers various services, such as marketing and administrative tasks. Understanding the differences and benefits of each can help you make an informed decision for your real estate business. I have utilized a transaction coordinator throughout my real estate career. From experience, they are a valuable asset when you reach a certain production level.Having a transaction admin is worth considering if you do over 25 real estate transactions in a year. If you have...
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By Aaron Mears, Real Estate Analyst and Writer
(House Stories)
Ah, retirement that long-awaited chapter of life where you can finally kick back, relax, and enjoy the fruits of your labor. And what better way to make the most of it than by choosing an affordable yet charming East Coast city to call home sweet home? You can make the most of your golden years by living in a city on the East Coast. Still, you need to choose the right city, since there are hundreds of options.Fear not, my fellow adventurers of retirement; I have made a list of the 7 cities that are the most affordable on the East Coast. I will share insights to shed light on why these cities are a delightful choice for your golden years.What Is It Like To Retire On The East Coast?Did you know that the East Coast boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the world? For instance, Miami...
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By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co Notary Services retired RE Broker
(Ward County Notary Services)
Up North we don't need a calendar or follow the different equinox's to know when it is Fall.The picture above was taken earlier this week and about half of those leaves up there are now down upon my yard.There are other sure signs of Fall in our yard, like this Doe and Fawn raiding local gardens. Keep in mind I live a half mile from downtown in a City of 50,000 and not somewhere rural.I was more than surprised to see the ribs on the Doe as we have had a very good growing season so their should be no shortage of food for the wild life BUT there are a lot of deer in town. THIS is why we have deer hunting season... if the herd is not thinned out many would die of starvation.Another sign of fall is how busy the wasps are.This hive is/was at the peak of our home. I sprayed it before they dec...
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By Nancy Braun, Professional Service, Personally Delivered
(Showcase Realty LLC)
Charlotte, North Carolina, has experienced impressive growth in recent years. It is now a destination for many people looking to start their lives anew. Many wonder whether home prices in Charlotte are going up or down. Some factors take time to predict. However, specific trends show where the city’s housing market is headed. This article delves into Charlotte, NC's current home price trends. Keep reading!What are the Current Home Price Trends in Charlotte, NC?The real estate market in Charlotte has seen major growth over the past few years. In December 2022, the median listing price was $399.9K, 6.6% higher than the previous year. This value increase indicates a robust real estate market in Charlotte. The median home sold price was $389.9K. This indicates that buyers are getting deals ...
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By Jan Green - Scottsdale, AZ, HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN
(Value Added Service, 602-620-2699)
Ahh, cool mornings are upon us in the desert!  This is the time of year when we take a collective sigh and start to spend more time outside.  The season starts to change, albeit slowly.  But the morning temperatures are now in the low 70's.  With low humidity, this is a welcome break from summer heat!  There are also some chores to be done!  Filtering/limiting the sun on south and west facing windows is key to stopping heat gain during hot summer months.  But it's dusty in the desert.   As temperatures drop, our air conditioners don't turn on at night since it's cooler outside at night.  You should see a drop in your electric bill.  But there are some things you can do to further reduce your energy bill.  When the daytime temperatures drop as well, it's time to remove those sunscreens a...
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By Brian Schrader
(Coastline Real Estate Team)
Call me for more information.Brian Schrader(910) 297-2475coastlinenc@gmail.comCoastline Real Estate TeamBlueCoast Realty Corp
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By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
Oh captain! Oh captain! In a real estate transaction, how do you navigate to get to your goal? The same or similar as a captain on a ship.Agents need to be like the captain of their ship. Stay calm. Be prepared for any storm. Know how to navigate safely and avoid rough waters that pose liability, hazards, and risk. Stress leads to mess - Avoid both.Come rain or high water, read the contract. Know your deadlines. Understand people. When under contract, encourage backups. Clearly, timely, and effectively communicate, communicate, communicate. One of the most widely misunderstood words appears in the contract. In Texas, Real estate forms were written and approved by the Texas Real Estate Commission Broker and Lawyer Committee. Follow the process. Read the contract.  The Listing Agreement i...
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By Katina Hargrove 352-551-0308, Broker/Owner, SFR®, e-PRO®, GRI, AHWD, REALTOR®
(Stake Your Land Realty, Inc.)
JUST LISTEDBeautiful .25 parcel in the city of Citrus Springs, there is no time limit to build. Take your time to build your next Florida home with NO HOA. You can build your home enjoying the sunsets and sunrises with no rear neighbors on this parcel. The area has paved road to enjoy bike riding or jogging. Citrus Springs is known for its natural beauty with State parks nearby. The Withlacoochee State Trail, Silver Springs, Rainbow Springs offers many outdoor activities. There is plenty of amenities in the surrounding area. Citrus Springs Golf & Country Club is just few miles away. Come drive by and evaluate for yourself. A Deed Restrictive Community, the minimum square footage is 1,400 under air. No mobile, manufacture, or modular homes. 
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By Katina Hargrove 352-551-0308, Broker/Owner, SFR®, e-PRO®, GRI, AHWD, REALTOR®
(Stake Your Land Realty, Inc.)
JUST LISTED 1.27 acre overlooking a beautiful pond area in equestrian Royal Trails Subdivision. There is no time limit to build, you can bring your own builder. Once you build, you may park your RV and boat. access to Lake Norris. The zoning allows 2 horses per acre, the minimum square footage is 1,200. The community has miles of paved roads to bike, walk or jog. The community park has a playground, screened pavilion with picnic tables with many activities throughout the year. Come drive by and be ready to see unexpected wildlife. A survey is recommended for accurate dimensions. A Deed restrictive community, no modular, mobile or manufacture homes allowed. The HOA is $65.00 per YEAR.If interested, please call me at 352-551-0308 or email me at 
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