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By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo and Home Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
NEW HYDE PARK LONG ISLAND REALTORS®Nassau County, New YorkAre You Looking To Work With REALTORS® Who List and Sell in New Hyde Park New York?CALL: Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila Agranoff, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker & Licensed RE Salesperson.CELL: 631-805-4400We Can Help You Find Your New Hyde Park or Long Island Home, or Can Help You Sell Your Present New Hyde Park L.I. Home.As Premier Long Island Home Buyer and Home Seller Representatives, we have worked with many Long Island Home Buyers and Sellers, who were happy they called.Call our Cell at 631-805-4400, and start your Long Island Home Buying or Selling Journey in New Hyde Park or any other Town or Hamlet on The North Shore of L.I. Are you ready to work with this professional Top Team Long Island Husband And Wife, who are co...
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By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
Here is the north Texas real estate market update as of  November 26, 2022.New properties for sale 202Back on the market listings 38Price decrease listings 196Price increase 8Active kick out 5Active option contract 107Active contingent 25Pending listings 161Sold listings 73Expired listings 36Cancelled listings 27Withdrawn listings 4Temporary off market listings 28Coming soon listings 34
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By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo and Home Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
 KENSINGTON GARDENS Are you a homeowner of a Co-op at Kensington Gardens in St. James Long Island, and you are thinking of selling?Now Is The Time To Sell!We are Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila Agranoff, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker and Licensed RE Salesperson, and buyers are looking for Kensington Co-op units to become available.Don't wait for your neighbors to list their Condo at Kensington. Be the first to get listed in this community with Lawrence and Sheila Agranoff, and get it SOLD! Buyers: If you are not familiar with Kensington Gardens in St. James Long Island, it's a cozy 55 and Over Co-op neighborhood with attached upper and lower units. These have gas heat, and central air conditioning. There's a clubhouse, pool, tennis and gym.  Pets are permitted.  Some units have a st...
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By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
Here is the north Texas real estate market update as of  November 25, 2022.New properties for sale 62Back on the market listings 14Price decrease listings 57Price increase 2Active kick out 1Active option contract 61Active contingent 8Pending listings 79Sold listings 41Expired listings 19Cancelled listings 11Withdrawn listings 0Temporary off market listings 4Coming soon listings 17
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By Nancy Braun, Professional Service, Personally Delivered
(Showcase Realty LLC)
The good news is that the Charlotte real estate market is currently strong. Charlotte home prices have risen for years and are expected to rise more. Population growth and a robust local economy are considerations. As a result, now is a great time to sell your home in Lake Park Charlotte, NC.When it comes to real estate, there are a lot of factors that can impact your home’s value. The location, size, age, and condition of your home are all important considerations. Yet, one of the most important factors is the current market conditions. You must grasp the market if you’re considering selling your Lake Park, Charlotte, NC, house.If you’re curious about what your Lake Park Charlotte, NC home is worth, read for some tips. So, keep reading to learn more.What Factors Influence Home Value in...
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By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
Here is the north Texas real estate market update as of  November 24, 2022.New properties for sale 279Back on the market listings 92Price decrease listings 320Price increase 28Active kick out 5Active option contract 203Active contingent 36Pending listings 246Sold listings 350Expired listings 21Cancelled listings 67Withdrawn listings 10Temporary off market listings 45Coming soon listings 59
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
 Listing Details: 30 Devileg Ave. Santa Rosa Beach Fl 32459   MLS number: 906191Price: $819,000Bed: 3Bath: 3Square Footage: 1,809 Call Alyssa Barnett (850) 822-0975 to see if this property is still available. Welcome home to 30 Devlieg Avenue, a stunning custom 3 bedroom/ 3 bathroom with carriage home located in the Grayton Bayou community. As you enter the home, an open airy living and dining room area provides ample space for seamless entertaining. The modern farmhouse open concept home is finished with 10ft wood beam ceilings that lead directly into a chef's kitchen. The stunning and spacious kitchen is completed with quartz counter tops, modern shaker- style cabinetry, farmhouse sink, and top of the line Viking appliances. The main home is comprised of a master suite and a guest bed...
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
 Listing Details: 10713 FRONT BEACH RD 1103 Panama City Beach, FL 32407 MLS number: 727759Price: $679,900Beds: 3Baths: 2Sq feet: 1,559 Call John B Skinner Jr. (850) 543-5763 to see if this property is still available. ABSOLUTELY STUNNING!! PERFECT ELEVATION! LARGE FLOOR PLAN, BEAUTIFUL! THIS IS A MUST SEE!!! Enjoy breathtaking Gulf front panoramic views from your balcony in this spacious 3bed/2bath condo located directly on the beach! Pamper yourself with the luxury and elegance you deserve in this low density development that gives you an intimate setting on the sugary white sands of Panama City Beach. Open floor plan, roomy kitchen with beautiful granite counter-tops, hard surface flooring (LVP plank), and crown molding in living area. Non rental unit in great shape!Over-sized Gulf fr...
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By Jason E. King
(J. King Real Estate, Inc.)
Recently renovated home. Great community for families, featuring a community pool, pavilion, two creek-fed stocked fishing ponds, gazebo and entertaining area, lighted walkways, low HOA, surrounded by dense woodlands and farms, and only minutes from Lake Murray. https://www.jkingrealestate.com/property/553152/?agent_id=5420
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By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
Here is the north Texas real estate market update as of  November 23, 2022.New properties for sale 337Back on the market listings 88Price decrease listings 505Price increase 45Active kick out 13Active option contract 231Active contingent 44Pending listings 294Sold listings 362Expired listings 20Cancelled listings 91Withdrawn listings 25Temporary off market listings 61Coming soon listings 56
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
#155 Listed This Year So Far!  Listing Details: 60 E Pine Lands Loop Inlet Beach FL 32461MLS number: 911859Price: $1,025,000Beds: 3Baths: 3Sq feet: 1,679 Call Amelia Roberts (985) 400-4050 to see if this property is still available.  Fully furnished coastal chic beach house that backs up to a Wildlife Park Preserve with no new construction allowed to be built behind this home.This beautiful townhome is located in the highly sought-after community of Prominence North on 30A near the HUB/Big Chill- a great place for open dining and entertainment. Upgraded to include granite counter tops, soaring 12 foot ceilings, and beautifully updated flooring throughout the whole home including bedrooms. This exquisitely designed home includes a two-car garage, and 6-seat golf cart everything you need ...
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
 Listing Details:4341 E County Highway 30A Unit B201 Santa Rosa Beach FL 32459MLS number: 907898Price: $1,295,000Beds: 3Baths: 3Sq feet: 2,196 Call Courtney Ledezma 850-608-0677  to see if this property is still available. Step inside this second floor, open concept, 2196 sq ft. 3 bedroom condominium in the coastal community of Villas at Seagrove! You will find an exquisite, gourmet kitchen complimented with the most beautiful granite counter-tops & stainless steel appliances. This condo is your ultimate beach paradise, furnished throughout with the most clean contemporary style and charm. Among fine details, you will notice a rich textured fireplace in the living room. All bedrooms are roomy, allowing plenty of sleeping room for guests. The wide-open master king bedroom offers a large ...
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By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Thank you Peter Mohylsky for your original blog.  Nobody puts gravy in the corner!  I realize that this is a bad play on words and not everyone will recognize the source of this quote.   But I'm here to help everyone!  I work all time to help you out don't hesitate to try my service.     Don't hesitate reaching out, no matter if you're ready to buy, sell, or just have questions about where to start!   #thehelpfulagent #home #houseexpert #listreports #icanhelp #realestate #realtor #gobblegobble #realestateagent #thanksgiving #thankful #happythanksgiving #icanhelp  Peter A. Mohylsky       Your Bucket List Broker    Broker, Business Manager      PMI - Destin  Free Home Value Estimate   Office: 36150 Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 103 Destin, Florida   Cell: 850.517.7098      Peter@BucketList...
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By Brian Lipsky
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.)
The Eldersburg office of Long & Foster Real Estatecongratulates its top producing agents and teams for October 2022.#eldersburgtopproducersLuster, Ripley & Team Group Top Producers, Top Sales, & Top Listings$3.7 million + total production on 9 units Paul MacKenzie Team Team Top Producers & Top Listings $1.3 million + total productionCarol & Dave Bleefield Team Top SalesJudy Tyree Individual Top ProducerDonna MacBrayne-Hunter Individual Top ListingsJanice Kirkner Individual Top SalesDiamond ClubDixon-Kluge-Skipper Home Group $2.4 million + total productionAshlea Brehm $1.4 million + total productionAgent of the MonthKathy DixonEmerald ClubJulie Byrd, Kim Fitzgerald Team Sapphire ClubCarol Swinton Team, John Lemaster, Tammy Barnes
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By Peter Mohylsky
(PMI. Destin)
Nobody puts gravy in the corner!  I realize that this is a bad play on words and not everyone will recognize the source of this quote.  ButI'm here to help everyone!  I work all time to help you out don't hesitate to try my service.   Don't hesitate reaching out, no matter if you're ready to buy, sell, or just have questions about where to start! #thehelpfulagent #home #houseexpert #listreports #icanhelp #realestate #realtor #gobblegobble #realestateagent #thanksgiving #thankful #happythanksgiving #icanhelp
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By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
Here is the north Texas real estate market update as of  November 22, 2022.New properties for sale 308Back on the market listings 99Price decrease listings 494Price increase 42Active kick out 16Active option contract 277Active contingent 50Pending listings 428Sold listings 405Expired listings 25Cancelled listings 92Withdrawn listings 12Temporary off market listings 59Coming soon listings 46
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By Scott Garrison, Top ORLANDO AREA Realtor…this Realtor WORKS!
(Re/Max Town & Country Realty)
Are you looking for a strong reason to invest in Central Florida Real Estate right now?According to a survey conducted by the RentCafe subsidiary of the real estate software company Yardi Systems, the most competitive markets for renters in the United States are Florida and the Northeast.Based on the study findings, Miami-Dade County had the most competitive market for renters. Orlando, Southwest Florida, and Broward County list the top 10 most competitive markets.The city of Tampa came up at number 12 on the top 20!The top 10 most demanding rental markets in the United States are as follows:  Broward County– 92.1 Milwaukee – 93.7 Central Jersey, N.J. – 95.3 Rochester, N.Y. – 96.0 Grand Rapids, Michigan – 100.7 North Jersey, N.J. – 102.9 Southwest Florida– 103.7 Orlando– 104.9 Harrisbur...
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By Rocky Dickerson, Superior Service!
(Realty One Group)
Las Vegas Vantage visits with noted house stager, Kathy Streib. Kathy has a long history of helping clients sell their homes for more money. In today’s marketplace, how a home is staged is phenomenally important.  Here, Kathy talks about helping your potential buyers establish an emotional connection. So please join us here and take notes on the simple keys in staging a home properly. Be sure to take note of how a free month of storage can have huge effects in increasing your sales price.
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By John Moran, For Your Place At The Beach
(Keller Williams Realty's At The Beach Team)
#148 Listed This Year So Far!  Listing Details: 550 Topsl Beach Blvd 1411 Miramar Beach FL 32550MLS number: 910958Price: $988,000Beds: 2Baths: 2Sq feet: 1,230 Call Gil Erikson 850-714-2122 to see if this property is still available. Great view of the Gulf of Mexico from the oversized balcony of this lovely Penthouse level condo. You can enjoy this fantastic vista from the living room and kitchen as well. High ceilings give the condo a very open feel. Ready for you to make vacation memories and/or $$$ cash in on rentals. Sleeper sofa in living room so their is plenty of room for the whole family. This is an end unit so there is lots of natural light coming in. All the best amenities you want like beach access, pools, tennis, fitness center, pickle ball , and more. Plenty of fun restauran...
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