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Open Houses In Sioux Falls And Surrounding Areas

The Jeff Merrill  Team's open house: 5705 W Teem St  |  Sunday, 12/23  |  1-2:30pm CLICK BELOW to see ALL open houses in the Sioux Empire this weekend:Sioux Falls

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Beautiful West Side Home

1409 S Snowberry Trail, Sioux Falls$319,000Beautifully maintained multi-level home in fantastic west side neighborhood! Spectacular curb appeal will draw you in the moment you see this 3 bedroom.

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Acreage Coming Soon

Acreage Living: COMING SOON26597 454th Ave, Parker SD$312,5005 Bedrooms  |  2 Bathrooms  |  2,137 Sqft  |  11+ AcresHome Features:Rural WaterPoured BasementNew

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New Listing Sneak Peak

C O M I N G  S O O N  to the Sioux Falls Real Estate Market... 1609 S Lake Ave. This quaint, centrally located home features 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and is 1,224 sqft. Main

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2408 S Canyon Ave

2408 S Canyon Ave  |  Sioux FallsO P E N  H O U S E  : :  Saturday, April 21st, 1 - 2:30pm!Remarkable quality & detail are high on the list for this impeccable Hartung Homes

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1309 E 1st St

1309 E 1st Street  |  Sioux Falls Looking for an updated home with a 3 stall garage at a desirable price point? This is it! Situated in a fenced in yard on a corner lot, this

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1602 E 6th St

1602 E 6th St, Sioux Falls  |  $105,000AVAILABLE NOW: Great east side home with lots of living space situated on a generously sized lot! 12,750 sqft of fenced in yard space to

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Housing Prices Are NOT Heading For Another Crash

Housing Prices are NOT Heading for Another Crash As home values continue to increase at levels greater than historic norms, some are concerned that we are heading for another crash like the one

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Be Home Before The New Year

The Holiday season is in full swing and the end of 2017 in fast approaching; but don't fret-  there's still time to get into one of these great homes just in time for the New Year! 

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The Jeff Merrill Team Welcomes Jessica Bergman

We are excited to welcome the newest member of The Jeff Merrill Team, Jessica Bergman! A little bit about her.."My love and dream for real estate has finally come true! It is a passion of mine

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Price Improvement On This Move In Ready Home

2809 S Princeton Ave,  Sioux Falls  |  $299,500  NOW AVAILABLE FOR $284,900!Beautiful 5 bedroom home tucked away in SW Sioux Falls! Incredible curb appeal will draw you in

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Rounding Out March In Sioux Falls

M A R C H  2 0 1 7 : : : It's crazy to think that Spring is here and March has almost come and gone! With only a few days left of the month, there are still some pretty exciting

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Immaculate East Side Ranch

2613 E Kensington St, Sioux Falls  |  Offered at $315,000  OPEN HOUSE Sunday, February 5th, 1-2pm!Immense pride of ownership shows both inside and out of this beautiful 4 bed, 3

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Country Feel In Town

1400 E Old Hickory Pl, Sioux Falls  |  Now ONLY $170,000!Beautiful home in convenient location with a country like feel! Fantastic 3 bed, 2 bath home with attached 2 stall garage.  

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Spacious And Cozy Centrally Located Home

901 E 35th St, Sioux Falls |Now ONLY $259,900!Experience the cozy feel as soon as you park in the driveway of this fantastic central SF home! Beautiful home nestled in incredible and

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Beautiful West Side Ranch Home

1517 S Monticello Drive, Sioux Falls | NOW ONLY $314,900West side ranch close to schools, shopping, and interstate access! Beautiful curb appeal will attract you to this 2,700+ square foot home with

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Price Reduced On This West Side Home

7808 W Wilson Dr.  |  Now only $255,000! Having trouble finding a ranch home before it's gone? Here is a great SW Sioux Falls ranch home with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and 3

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Sprawling Ranch In Central Sioux Falls

2601 W 28th St, Sioux Falls  |  $189,000 NOW ONLY $184,000!!Capture the convenience of main floor living in this sprawling ranch home!  Mature trees and welcoming curb

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Unique East Side Listing

4609 E Alpine Circle, Sioux Falls  |  $217,000Great story and a half home with open concept and unique floorplan. Located in established east side neighborhood, this beautiful home is

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One Of A Kind Acreage

This unique property boasts character and tranquility!  This elite acreage is a 10+! Executive home on 6.9 acres adorned with mature trees & well tailored landscaping.  Get the best

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Spacious 5 Bedroom Home

3300 E Madison St, Sioux Falls$314,900Attention buyers! There are only 5 ranch homes active on the market today between $300-350k in S.F. This home beats the competition in cost per sqft. and

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Affordable Ranch Style Home

4 bed, 2 bath home at an affordable price!  Charming curb appeal in an established neighborhood. Enjoy the convenience of being close to schools and everything Sioux Falls has to offer!

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Peaceful Countryside Living

614 Discovery St, Colman, SD$145,000Country living on the edge of town! Enjoy the simplicity and peacefulness of this cozy ranch home on an end street with no neighbors on 3 sides. The main

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5 Bedroom Home In Desired Location

Make this home yours today!6508 W Strabane Trl, Sioux Falls$250,000Remarkably kept home in a highly desired location! 5 bed, 3 bath home with over 2,500 sq ft of living space. The main floor boasts

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Luxurious Twin Home

Enjoy a relaxing lifestyle in this stylish, like new twin home!7419 Grand Arbor Ct, Sioux FallsSpacious 4 bed, 3 bath ranch style home is full of detail & immaculate finishes. Attractive curb appeal

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Who Should You Work With

When in the market to buy or sell a home, a huge key in a successful transaction is who you choose for a real estate agent.  Knowing whether or not the person you choose to represent you is

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Immaculate New Listing

2200 S Sheffield Ave, Sioux Falls  |  Just Listed New to the market is this outstanding one owner home, in a well developed and established Sioux Falls neighborhood!  This 4

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Just Hit The Market

5505 W 50th St, Sioux FallsJust Listed- Offered at ONLY $140,000!! A lot of home for the price! 3 bed, 2 bath mulit level home sitting on HUGE lot. Highly sought after, convenient south

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JUST LISTED 4113 E Ronning Dr

Looking for an affordable, cute and charming home? Look no further! This fantastic 3 bed (1 non legal), 2 bath home is now available!Nice ranch home with double car attached garage. Convenient

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SOLD In Just 1 Day

SOLD in Just ONE Day! 4817 S Equity Dr, Sioux Falls  |  $170,000 - Went under contract after just one day of being listed! The weather may be cold, but the market is getting hot!

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Should I Keep My Home On The Market During The Holidays

 Many of my clients have asked the question, "Should we really have our home on the market in December?" Their thoughts were that buyers are too busy this time of year to really look at homes.

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Huge Price Reduction West Side Sioux Falls Home

Down from $169,900 to $163,0006400 W 67th St$163000 Single Family 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,760 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Price Reduction57106 - Superb split foyer home in great sw sioux falls

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In Case You Missed It

As the market is in full swing rounding out the year, we need to start thinking about what is to come in 2016. Mortgage interest rates are predicted to increase over the next twelve months.We have

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Superb Split Foyer In SW Sioux Falls

Superb split foyer home in great SW Sioux Falls neighborhood! Enjoy this 3 bed, 2 full bath house on large, shaded corner lot.  Large, fully fenced in yard makes this home the perfect place to

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Top Five Restaurants In Sioux Falls

BEST  RESTAURANTS  IN SIOUX FALLS, SD  If you are a food lover and searching for some great Sioux Falls , SD  restaurants, there is no limit on choices for places to eat out

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Sioux Falls Hot Buy Of The Week

5513 S Drexel Dr                                           $152,000 Single Family 3,

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Sioux Falls Top Neighborhoods For 2015

  What are buyers looking for in a neighborhood?  One of the most important features of course is schools. How close , how good, and  what is the student/teacher ratio? Traffic

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Halloween Activities Around Sioux Falls

Well there is no shortage of activities for weeks leading  up till Halloween,  great combination of events, something for every age .JAYCEES HAUNTED HOUSE – In the Fine Arts

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Attention Investors

Attention Investors! Two new great opportunities just hit the market in Sioux Falls-1001 S 3rd AveGreat opportunity for owner occupied buyers and investors!  What a great place to

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Proper Way To Bury St Joseph

  Last week I wrote on how the tradition to bury a statue of St. Joseph came to be and why a homeowner would do this to help with the sale of their home. If you would like to know the

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Why Bury A Statue Of St Joseph

       Why would someone bury a statue in their yard to sell their home?  Is it for good luck or is it Faith?  Why St. Joseph? I am going to go with the Faith answer.

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SOLD In Less Than 24 Hours

1109 E Lark St$280,000 Single Family 6 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,191 Sqr Ft, Brandon57005 - Immaculate six bedroom/four bath ranch walkout home (over 3100 sq. Ft.) Conveniently located in brandon. This home

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Priced To Sell

 This seller is motivated! 7 bedrooms, 5 baths over 4000 square foot for only $475,000. Stop by our open house this Sunday from 1-2:30pm. To see more on this home click here .  

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Open Houses Around The Area This Weekend

Check out open houses in the Sioux Empire this weekend:Sioux Falls Open Houses Brandon Open HousesTea Open HousesHarrisburg Open HousesDell Rapids Open HousesBaltic Open

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Fall Family Fun Activity

    One of my favorite fall activities to do with the family is to take a short drive outside of Sioux Falls, to County Apple Orchard.   Whether you want to pick your own apples and

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Top Events In Sioux Falls For September 19th And 20th

Women United By Faith, Sat. Sept. 19th 8:30, Washington Pavilion     2.   Fall Parade of Homes, Sat. Sept. 19- Sun. Sept 20., 1-5 pm     

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Great Program For Second Time Home Buyers

Already own a home but looking to move on to the next one? This new program for 2nd time home buyers may be able to help you out! Click here to see what it's all about..Now is a great time to buy or

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Invest In Hartford

Now is your time to invest in Hartford!Available now is an exceptional investment property that is completely occupied with 8 individual retail spaces.  This property shows great

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Open Houses THIS WEEKEND August 29 And 30

Open house this weekend!!Saturday, 8/29, 1-3pm210 Apple St, Tea$179,0005 bed, 2 bathView more of this listing!CLICK HERE to view open houses this weekend in Sioux Falls CLICK HERE to view open

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Remarkable Home In Hartford

Remarkable home in great Hartford location! Beautiful corner lot with large garden and plenty of shade trees. Enjoy the oversized 3 car garage with separate work area and extra storage room!

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Spacious Two Story In West Sioux Falls

Looking for that perfect place to call home? Look no further! With all the amenities and space you need, this beautiful 7 bed, 5 bath home is waiting for you.  The exterior features outstanding

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Just Listed And Recently Reduced In Sioux Falls

Click Here to view "Just Listed" homes in Sioux Falls!!Click Here to view "Recently Reduced" listings in Sioux!

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Simplify But Keep Your Space

8207 S Brenda Place- Beautiful Town Home in Great Location!$225,000Large corner lot, across the street from the community club house. Club house includes indoor pool, whirpool, shelter area, full

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Simply Stunning New Home

1104 S Torrey Pine Lane- Stunning new construction you won't want to miss! Located in a newly developed subdivision on the east side of Sioux Falls, this home is sure to capture your eye. Open

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Stop By And Check Out These Fantastic Homes THIS WEEKEND

OPEN HOUSE TIME!!!The Jeff Merrill Team is hosting two open houses this Sunday, May 3rd. Stop by and see Jeff at this spectacular 2 story home from 1-3pm! Located on a quiet cul-de-sac at 610 W

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Spacious Acreage Just Outside Of Chester

Looking for you own peaceful space? Look no further! This beautiful country home is available NOW!! Click the link below to see all the details, or call Jeff at 605-201-2846 to set up a private

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Luxury Home For Sale Sioux Falls

7516 W 15th St$489,000 Single Family 6 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,018 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls57106 - You will want to hurry home! This classy ranch style home comes complete with 6 bedrooms--four bedrooms on the

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Live More Work Less Home For Sale In Sioux Falls

610 W Garden Pl$535,000 Single Family 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 3,868 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls57108 - Live more, work less! This spectacular 2-story, five bedroom home comes complete with more free

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Maintenance Free Living In Sioux Falls

709 El Dorado Ct$177,000 Condos 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,402 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Open House Sun 01:00:00 PM - 02:00:00 PM57108 - Better than new, updated ranch style townhome with the several

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Be One Of The First To Look At This NEW LISTING

Fantastic ranch style home in SW Sioux Falls built in 2012! Home features 2 bedrooms on the main level including the master with walk in closet and 3/4 bath and main floor laundry. There are an

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Two Story Move In Ready Home For Sale In Sioux Falls

7700 W Chesapeake Ln$279,000 Single Family 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 2,674 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls57106 - This gorgeous two-story is ready for you to move right in and make yourself at home!

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Sioux Falls Open Houses For February 21 To 22

Check out the open houses in Sioux Falls this weekend!Click here to see a full list:http://www.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/index.php?advanced=1&display=Sioux+Falls%2C+&areas%5B%5D=city%3ASioux+Falls

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Find Out Your Sioux Falls Home Value

Wondering what your home is worth?  It may be worth more then you think! Check our your value now at http://jeff.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/sell

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Open Houses In Sioux Falls For January 31 February 1

Open Houses this weekend in Sioux Falls!Click link below to see which homes you would like to tour!http://www.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/index.php?advanced=1&display=Sioux+Falls%2C+&areas%5B%5D=city

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Just Listed Homes In Sioux Falls Sd

Here is an updated list of homes that just came on the  market : http://www.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/index.php?advanced=1&display=Sioux+Falls%2C+&areas%5B%5D=city%3ASioux+Falls&custombox=

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Short Sale Homes And Foreclsoures In Sioux Falls

Are you looking for a home for a good price in Sioux Falls , here is a current list of home that are being sold at short sale or foreclosure prices!http://www.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/index.php

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New Program To Save Homebuyers Money

According to the Washington Post, The White House announced Wednesday that the Federal Housing Administration will significantly lower the fees it charges borrowers, a move designed to save

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Investment Opportunity Near Sioux Falls SD

110 W HWY 38$1,200,000 Commercial 0 Beds, 0 Baths, HartfordStrip Mall in growing town of Hartford for sale, 57068 -Listing Agent:Jeff L Merrill at Keller Williams Realty-SF- 6052012846Direct

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Should I Take My House Off The Market During The Holidays

Many of my clients have asked the question, "Should we really have our home on the market in December?" Their thoughts were that buyers are too busy this time of year to really look at homes. As

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No Backyard Neighbors Home For Sale In Sioux Falls

5600 W Teem St$174,000 Single Family 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,681 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Views57107 - This home has a great view with no backyard neighbors. Neat and clean home, kitchen features dakota

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Be Home For The Holidays

7700 W Chesapeake LnStill plenty of time to be in this home by Christmas!   $289,900 Single Family 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 2,674 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls57106 - This gorgeous two-story

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Cherry Lake Home Sioux Falls Newest Development

9104 W Dragonfly Dr$449,000 Single Family 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 1,825 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Price Reduction57106 - This luxury newly constructed home will enchant you and your guests

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Small Town Living Short Drive From Sioux Falls Sd

220 N 7th ave Ave$215,000 Single Family 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 4,000 Sqr Ft--yes this house is huge! Home is in Canistota 57012 - Take a stroll across a walking bridge to the front door

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Short Sale In Sioux Falls Must Go

This is a short sale, must sell!5505 W 50th St$142,000 Single Family 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,654 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Price Reduction57106 - Nice clean home on the west side. This home has 3 bedrooms

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Home With Many Amenities In Sioux Falls SD

5508 W Teem St$196,900 Single Family 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,160 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Views57106 - This home has a great view with no backyard neighbors. This home has a lot of upgrades that youâ

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Piece Of Paradise Within Minutes Of Sioux Falls

48030 Lazy Oaks Cir$1,799,000 Single Family 6 Beds, 4 Baths, 3 Half Baths, 6,909 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls Views57108 - Incredible luxury estate property in desirable southeast location. This is a

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Nature In Your Backyard

 Executive home on the market within five miles of Sioux Falls! This two-story home sits on 2.61 acres complete with outstanding views, plentiful trees, and a great room with soaring windows.

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Hard To Find East Side Home Sioux Falls SD

$274,900 Single Family 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,992 Sq Ft, Sioux Falls 57108 - Hard to find ranch on the east side with three bedrooms on the main level. This home has over 1600 sq. Feet on the main

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Low Maintenance Living In Sioux Falls

7039 West 56th St Unit 1$94,900 Condos 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,074 Sqr Ft, - No steps with this 2 bedroom ground level condo. This is an end unit which is the most desirable unit to have. Open design

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Open Houses You Wont Want To Miss

Here is a handy list of the Sioux Falls homes and condos that will be having an open house this weekend in Sioux Falls.http://jeff.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/craig/1/CITY/SIOUX+FALLS/0/0/0/30000000

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Sportsman Show This Weekend In Sioux Falls

Looks like another cold weekend in Sioux Falls, so head to the warmth of the Sioux Falls Convention Center to take in the 47th Annual Sportsman's Show kicks off this weekend.  Features

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Best Winter Activities In Sioux Falls

   It has been a very long winter , here are a few things my  family enjoys to help pass the  winter months. With six boys , we need activities that require physical activity so

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Open House In Sioux Falls Feb 22 And 23

Here is a link to view homes that are having open houses this weekend:http://jeff.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/craig/1/CITY/SIOUX+FALLS/0/0/0/30000000/openhouses/listingdate+D...To view other properties

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Five Things Not To Do When Getting Ready To Buy A Home

5 Don't when getting ready to buy a home1. Don't go credit crazy. If you are getting ready to buy a new home, do not go out and get that new car too. Do not open up a line of credit to buy furniture

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Sioux Falls Open Houses For February 15th And 16th 2014

TTo see a list of open houses this for weekend of February 15th and 16th , click here  http://www.siouxfallsbesthomes.com/index.php?advanced=1&display=Sioux+Falls%2C+&areas%5B%5D=city

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Forclosures And Short Sales In Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls has not seen the mass amount of foreclosures or short sales as many area of the country , but here are a few on the market now.  Click below to view those now on the market,-- 

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Unique Two Story Home For Sale In Sioux Falls

7309 South Elmstead Cir$650,000 Single Family 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,899 Sqr Ft, Sioux Falls57108 - New construction with a notable floor plan and great curb appeal! Separate yourself from average with

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Hassle Free Living In Sioux Falls SD

 Be done with snow removal and lawn care, have it done for you.  Nice , affordable condo located in a popular Sioux Falls area. It is a ground unit on the end. Spectacular, clean, and

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Sioux Falls Named Promising Tech Hub

  Sioux Falls has made another list to be proud of. According to the Argus Leader,January 9th edition, " Sioux Falls was named to the Techie.com's list of most promising tech hubs of. "

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Acreage For Sale Short Drive From Sioux Falls

This is it! own your own slice of beautiful SD!  Mature wooded acreage(+/- 5.5 acres) on a blacktop road. additional 20 acres available. This terrific country home has been completely

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What To Do When You Cannot Decide

So you have narrowed your list but you can not decide which home to choose, here are some things to consider:The neighborhoods. If the two final contenders are in different neighborhoods, evaluate

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Sioux Falls Housing Update

The Month of October at a glance With 2013 starting to wind down, it looks as if  it will be one of the best years in the housing  market since 2006!  Here are the statistics for ;

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Christmas In The Country

Country living on the edge of Sioux Falls. This home offers not only a well kept, clean home but 2 acres of lush yard and a Lester building for all your toys.  It is easy to hop on I-29 from

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New Listing Many Updates

Are you looking for an updated home on the west side of Sioux Falls?  This home may be just the one you are searching for!  Updates include new flooring and countertops in roomy kitchen.

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Sioux Falls Growth

According to the Argus Leader, Sioux Falls leads the region in building activity. Our city surpassed Fargo and Des Moines, with a record $524.3 million in construction permits this year with two

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Living In Sioux Falls South Dakota

Not only does Sioux Falls boast many activities and attractions, it is known as one of the safest places to live and raise a family.  According to a city survey, 93 percent of the Sioux Falls

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SIOUX FALLS, SD - Sioux Falls has made it to the top of another list for its positive economic climate.  The real estate data collecting website RealtyTrac says Sioux Falls has one of the best

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