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Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Cara Mancuso (Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
Follow the Path of ActiveRain Breadcrumbs I was flipping through the different pages of my blog site last night on ActiveRain and noticed that in just a few more clicks, 10, 000 people will have visited my profile page. Wow. 10, 000 people that I…
Emcee M. Arah, CDPE, CIAS, REMAX ~Sil Spr, MD~ EMA Real Estate Group (Remax Excellence Sil Spr, MD, VA & DC.)
Looking for some things to do this weekend and next week in and around Silver Spring, Maryland Check out some of these events! Saturday, May 25, 2013 Magic Show Fundraiser Time: 7 p. m. - 9 p. m. Cost: $20 Some of America’s top magicians are…
Elizabeth Weintraub, Sacramento Short Sale Agent, Land Park, East Sac, Lyon RE (Top 1% at Lyon Real Estate #00697006)
Real estate commissions have become such a touchy subject that nobody wants to talk about it for fear of violating the Sherman Act Because real estate commissions are negotiable. Every Sacramento real estate agent is free to negotiate her…
Bill Ladewig Your FHA Guru - FHA and VA Loans Since 1970
MORTGAGE INTEREST RATE LOCK ADVISORY May 24, 2013 5:00 PM PST Click for Updated Lock Advice 7 day Mortgage Interest Rate lock or Float Advice: LOCK The cost for a 3. 00% mortgage based on Mortgage Backed Securities increased 0. 01 point..
Glenn S. Phillips - Lake Homes Realty (Lake Homes Realty)
I find that way too many homeowners, home buyers, and real estate agents have a common problem : The refusal to see beyond their one view of the deal. I believe that when we focus too much on a single option, especially one that is not…
As any seasoned investor can tell you, the most difficult part of investing can be the part where you convince a seller to think creatively. Most sellers start out with a simple premise in mind - sell the property in the traditional manner. To…
Fred Hernden - Tampa Bay area Home Inspector (Superior Home Inspections - Greater Tampa Bay Area)
Some things you can take for granted, take it to the bank! Then sometimes you just say Hmmm. Well yesterday I ran across just one of those moments. Whenever I am performing an inspection I always start on the exterior of the house and work my way in…
Fred Griffin, Tallahassee Florida Real Estate Broker (Fred Griffin Real Estate)
Paying Off a Debt or settling a Collection may NOT improve your Credit Score. If an old debt is no longer showing on your credit report and you pay it off, you may actually Lower your Credit Score! _____________________________________________…
Michael Jacobs, Pasadena CA/SanGabriel Valley Realtor, 818.516.4393 cell (Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate)
Asking for Feedback at 11PM? After a late afternoon showing and dinner out, I arrived home around 9:30PM and sat down to watch one of my favorite television shows Shark Tank -- even though it was a repeat -- I had not seen so it was…
To many buyers kitchens are one of the most important rooms of the home. The kitchen is the hub of the home; it is seen as a room for entertaining, food preparation and socializing. Canadians spend a large part of their day in the kitchen and for…
Michael Setunsky, Michael's Commercial Northern Virginia Commercial Real Estate (703.831.4028, http://michaelscommercial.com)
Arlington National Cemetery - Memorial Day We had plans to go to Arlington National Cemetery this weekend to visit with my Dad, but my wife isn't feeling well. So I thought I would reblog an earlier post I posted on this Memorial Day weekend…
Escondido Real Estate - North San Diego County Homes, Melissa Zavala, Broker (Broadpoint Properties)
Each and every week, there are things going on that impact the short sale business. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact short sale processing and the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is news about…
Richie Alan Naggar... People first, then business! (Richie Naggar Ran Right Realty Riverside, Ca)
I am a firm believer that with every negative circumstance, with every problem… there is a solution and an upside or a positive ending. I base this on the fact that there are no accidents in life and that things happen for a reason. I would prefer…
Even builders centuries ago knew the importance of keeping water away from a building and its foundation. Now, our simple metal or plastic rain spouts and gutters do not hold a candle to the art work of yore. Annette has shared some photos of…
Brigita McKelvie, Horse Property REALTOR Eastern PA Horse Properties & Farms (Cindy Stys Equestrian and Country Properties, Ltd.)
Thank you to all Veterans and military people on this Memorial Day. It is Memorial Day weekend once again. To many, this holiday weekend means an extended weekend full of picnics, barbeques, or a long weekend away from home, marking…
I am a big fan of the 80/20 Rule. I use it all the time to discuss de cluttering. Apparently, you can use the same prinicpal when looking at agents that produce and those that don't. Gary's post makes you stop for a minute and wonder - I hope I am…
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