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Faith in Real Estate: Using Divine Intervention to Sell Homes

People have tried crazy things to sell a house: throwing in a $1,000 bar tab with the home purchase, filming YouTube spoofs of Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" and advertising a cheating husband's affair. But some use a much simpler tactic to get a home sold: They just have a little faith. In a real estate market still... Continue Reading »

Homeseller Elle Zober's 'Husband Left Us' Lawn Sign Gets Attention -- But Not All Good

Elle Zober (pictured above) of Beaverton, Ore., could never have guessed that the sign she put in her front yard advertising her home sale would turn her into an overnight media sensation. But here she is, practically a household name, and her sign (pictured below), which she put up in early July, is recognized from... Continue Reading »

Realtor Jessica Edwards' 'Call Me Maybe' YouTube Spoof

Carly Rae Jepsen's smash hit "Call Me Maybe" could actually get house hunters to call Realtor Jessica Edwards – maybe. Trying a new trick to appeal to potential clients, Edwards, a broker with Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Realty in Wilmington, N.C., spoofed the monstrously popular song in a YouTube video (shown... Continue Reading »

Jake Palmer, Real Estate Agent, Lists Home as 'Not Haunted,' 'Fog Resistant'

What's a home's selling point? A gracious living room with a stunning fireplace and original moldings that capture its natural elegance? A private deck that spills onto a lush backyard lined with maple trees? Country charm just steps from the heartbeat of the city? Well, one house in real estate agent Jake Palmer's... Continue Reading »

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