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Pleasanton Real Estate – Inactive in the Ironwood Neighborhood

Pleasanton Real Estate – Inactive in the Ironwood Neighborhood

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The Pleasanton Real Estate market in the Ironwood Estates neighborhood has shown a relatively disinclined movement, with not a lot of activity during the season. In the past six months, there has only been one property sold, and only three during the twelve months that have passed. There are two active listings and no pending sales. For the two active listings, the average price is $1,394,500 which is equivalent $329 per square foot. These two properties have stayed on the market 78 and 56 days, respectively. None of these listings is a short sale or REO. On the other hand, the three properties sold last year had an average sales price of $1,278,333 which translates to$329 per square foot. On the average, these homes stayed on the market for 58 days. Interestingly, these properties w...

5 Steps to Moving Interstate Effectively

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Moving interstate usually takes quite a bit of planning and time because there are so many considerations to be made. Many people move to a different state usually because they are relocating for a new job, to be closer to family, or for a change of scenery.The process of moving takes a lot of time in and of itself, but when you are making the transition across state borders, you will need to make sure that you follow these steps to do so effectively.Step 1: Plan in advance for required assistanceAfter you have chosen your home, make sure that you plan for your move. Chances are you will need help for many aspects of your move, like packing up for example. If you have any friends or family in the area, let them know as early as possible so that they can help you on moving day.Step 2: Label...

Moving House – Getting Your Things Packed

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Moving everything you own is never something to be taken lightly. It's a time consuming task coupled with the stress of selling your house, negotiating on the new one, fixing dates, not to mention the costs which are all a part of the joys of moving house. To get the job done correctly it takes a bit of planning. Start with one room at a time and label the boxes so that you know their destination when you reach your new place. Before any of this happens you will have taken delivery of packing materials from your removals company, purchased or begged them from local shops / firms etc. Scrutinise what you've got and make a point of getting rid of anything you no longer need. There's nothing worse than trying to find space for old tat in your new home, especially if your new place is smaller....

Relocating to Christchurch – The Garden City

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After surviving two earthquakes and despite a number of resulting adversities, Christchurch is still standing strong as one of New Zealand's most popular urban centres. The second largest city in the country; Christchurch offers a huge number of opportunities for business, investment and a great way of life for anyone. The city's size and number of high quality schools attract a lot of residents, especially young couples and families.The February earthquake has resulted in some hesitation from those considering a move to the Garden City, but lower property prices and a positive future means new opportunities.Although some eastern suburbs like Avonside, Sumner and New Brighton have been hit hard by earthquake damage, more central and western areas have shown resilience and, in some cases, e...

How to Save on Moving Costs

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Moving house is never a cheap exercise. Once you've made the decision to move the inevitable cavalcade of fees begin to accumulate. Solicitor fees, estate agent fees, property searches, the list of fees can seem pretty daunting. But when it comes to the actual move there are a few ways to save a little.The most obvious starting point is to look at the options of either doing the move yourself or hiring a professional removals company. There is also a compromise option of using a man with a van which is becoming ever more popular. For each of these choices look at the costs and think about the quantity of items you need to move. Are you happier leaving the whole job to someone else or are you keen to pitch in a bit? Distance is also a factor to consider. Do you need a large removals van to ...

Enrich Your Life By Living In Richmond

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Just minutes away from central London, Richmond is a popular place for commuters and is widely considered to be one of the nicest places to live in the capital.Located on the banks of the River Thames, the scenic suburban town has always been admired by royalty and celebrities alike who want all the advantages of London life without the hassle of the hustle and bustle.Famed for its genteel surroundings, Richmond combines the historical romance of an untainted town with all of the required modern conveniences necessitated by twenty-first century city-dwellers.The town is reminiscent of a village thanks largely to its open space areas such as the famous Richmond Park, which is the largest royal park in London and was once the favourite hunting ground of Charles I.Visitors to Richmond Park ca...

Moving to Croydon

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Croydon has a long and diverse history stretching back to the Bronze Age. Modern day Croydon has a bustling centre with excellent facilities and a prosperous business community - it is home to over 20 'blue chip' companies - has good links to central London, whilst also providing an easy escape to the country.With a range of property on offer to buy or rent, it attracts diverse residents. The area has a variety of flats, including classic Victorian and Edwardian conversions and modern apartments and flats in purpose built blocks. Two bedroom flats to rent in Croydon will cost on average around £900 per month, depending on the location and the property itself. If you're looking to buy a two bedroom flat, expect to pay around £160,000. Houses in the area are also varied, with a good range of...

Moving to Manukau

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If you are considering a move to the Manukau area of Auckland City, you will find plenty of suburbs to choose from, including Papatoetoe, Manurewa, Pakuranga, Mangere and Howick. Whether you are looking to buy or rent, there are lots of options to choose from and you can even make use of great self storage units in Manukau if you find yourself "between houses".The Manukau area covers a large sprawling urban area close to the Auckland International Airport, and Rainbow's End theme park. Many parts of Manukau are also not far from rural areas and beaches. The Manukau City Centre is a huge retail and service centre with an incredible range of shops as well as movie theatres and eateries. The area is close to the rest of Auckland, and during off peak times it will only take you about 20 minute...