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By Peggy James, Lake Ridge Virginia Real Estate Specialist
(EXIT Realty Associates)
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85 Homes went Under Contract or SOLD in the 22192 zip code area in the past thirty days. That is People in your office or in your neighborhood may think spring is the best time to sell your home. Experience has taught me, that does not apply here in Prince William County Virginia.Just yesterday P...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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 52% of Americans say they are likely to buy a home in the next five years. Americans surveyed for the report said they would be willing to pay an average of $296,000 for a home and would average a 21% down payment. The report also had other interesting revelations.    Those Looking to Buy74% of ...
By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Hallmark Realtors)
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Building a client base is hard work. Fortunately, there are many ways to do it: Prospecting Referral from past client Networking We've found that a combination of all three is the best mix for us, but networking isn't a natural act for many people. When you're networking, there are rules that you...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Kentlands Photowalk: Honeysuckle IMG 4573 Our home community is Kentlands, a very walkable neighborhood within the City of Gaithersburg, in the heart of Montgomery County, Maryland. Kentlands is a favorite area for families relocated to the Metro Area of Washington, DC.The aroma of honeysuckle is...
By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Sometimes All the Questions don’t turn into Any New Business, but Sometimes they do” “I know I have been emailing lots of questions, but I really want to be a homeowner, can you tell, I’m very nervous about this whole process. I really appreciate you answering all my questions. The agent that wa...
By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
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Every decision we make leads to an outcome good or bad.  We make the best decisions when rely on our strengths rather than try to shore up our weaknesses.Unfortunately, most of us have little sense of our talents and strengths, much less the ability to build our lives around them. Instead, guided...
By Paul S. Henderson, Realtor, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & area authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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Learn from yesterday,live for today,hope for tomorrow...unknownThank you for reading my blog post! This post was researched, authored and photo taken by Paul Henderson, © 2015, all rights reserved. All information is deemed reliable however it should be independently verified by the reader. Any r...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Duarte CA Affordable Huntington Condos For Sale and Market Update This is a recap of Huntington condos for sale along with an market update for the affordable Duarte condominium community.    Statistical information in this report is from our local multiple listing service(mls) and may not includ...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Warner Robins GA 31088Identified as Georgia's International City, Warner Robins has had a storied past since its establishment in 1821. It has undergone 3 name changes (York, Wellston, and Warner Robins) and might have faded into obscurity had the railroad and eventually Robins Air Force Base not...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
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I just got home from seeing Carlos Santana at the always fun Ravinia Festival in Highland Park IL. The security was very strict and would not allow my SLR so I had to take photos with my phone so I apologize for the quality. Regardless we had the most wonderful time on a 66 degree evening with 2 ...
By Dan Rochon, Short Sale Specialist - Team Serving Virginia, Maryland, and DC
(Dan and Traci & Consultants - Keller Williams Realty)
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12816 SILVIA LOOP, WOODBRIDGE, VA 22192 This Beautiful End unit town home in sought after Lake Ridge community is available as of August 25, 2015!This colonial beauty is graced  with rich hardwood floors, gorgeous granite counter-tops, stainless steel appliances, vaulted ceiling in the master bed...
By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
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It pays to pay attention to the refrigerator door seal.It's common sense!A bad refrigerator door seal will cost you money.  And wear out your refrigerator before it's time.But sometimes you have to look carefully.The door has four squared edges.And should hang straight and square.If not, gaps ope...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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Debt-To Income Ratios (DTI) play a significant role in qualifying for a mortgage.  Long gone are the days where a Borrower's DTI Ratios could be 67% and higher.  Today most loan products require a DTI Ratio of 45% or less.  One of the few exceptions is FHA which still allows DTI Ratios in the 50+...
By Michael Thornton, Home Inspector - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.0297
(Complete Home Inspections, Inc.)
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“I don’t believe in luck. Luck = Leaving things to chance and outside your world. I believe in being harbingers of our fate, taking action and creating our own path and destiny in life. Your life is yours to create – Don’t let others do it for you.”  ~ Celestine Chua    For the past 30 days I hav...
By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR,Realtor(R)
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Quote of the Day. August 31, 2015What's right isn't always popular. What's popular isn't always right.-Howard Cosell
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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What is your extraordinary promise of value?  To stand out from the crowd of undistinguishable luxury real estate marketing professionals you must offer your target market an extraordinary value proposition. Otherwise, you become a commodity and your value diminishes significantly, not to mention...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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The real marketing challenge is getting the listing in the first place. Let’s dispel the mystery of marketing luxury real estate.  The truth about marketing is pricing the home right.  Then you show it off in the best light.  That means providing the best possible presentation packaging and using...
By Inna Ivchenko, Los Angeles / Valley Homes
(Mannis Real Estate Group)
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 From Dr. Dyer FB page: ''Wayne has left his body, passing away through the night. He always said he couldn't wait for this next adventure to begin and had no fear of dying. Our hearts are broken, but we smile to think of how much our scurvy elephant will enjoy the other side. We Love You Forever...
By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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What is 'Thinking Outside The Box'?Something unique, something different and the moment you see or feel it, you say 'WOW'!Here's a great 'WOW' story from Belinda Spillman . I am sure you'll also say....that's 'cool'! These Folks Were Thinking Outside The Box   Friday night, we met our son and his...
By Paula Bradfield, Your Salida Colorado and Down Valley Realtor
(Keller Williams Performance)
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New Move-In Ready Home For Sale With Fantastic Views  This lovely new construction 3 bedroom 2 bath home was custom designed for Colorado living. From the floors to the window sills to the kitchen cabinets to the floorplan... everything was well thought out. There is a privacy berm behind the ho...