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Archives of real estate blog entries for December 21, 2009 (Page 2)
Knoxville TN Listed in Top 10 Recovering Markets - 07:33 AM
Great information from Knoxville Realtor Blake Rickels. Knoxville, Tennessee has always been blessed with a fairly stable real estate market no matter what the mythical "national market" is doing. Sure, we,ve been down like most every other part of the country, just not as far down and now we don't have as step a climb to make for a recovery. Knoxville being number 5 in lowest foreclosures is a step in the right direction. Via Blake Rickels - Knoxville TN Homes (Pinnacle Real Estate):
No cities have totally avoided the foreclosure crisis, but some were able to sidestep the worst of it. (3 comments)
.......Great Christmas Quotes....... - 09:06 PM
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. ~Norman Vincent Peale Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home. ~Carol NelsonHe who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. ~Roy L. SmithChristmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind. ~Mary Ellen Chase I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, (7 comments)
Receive brand new real estate listings sent directly to you from the Knox County MLS as the moment they come on the market. Sam Miller of RE/MAX Stars Realty (740) 397-7800 Mount Vernon Ohio Homes For Sale (3 comments)
What Draws You to That Rental Property? - 12:33 PM
Once, a woman named Mary almost lost $150,000. Her husband, Mike, wanted to buy a certain rental property and, although they could get it without spending a single dollar of their money, she was hesitant. It was very neglected, so she could imagine a life of non-stop repairs and tenant complaints. However, Mike insisted, pointing out all the benefits of the deal. Three years later, this big portion of land located in a promising area, was worth more than double, and the rent had taken care of all the costs. Mary and Mike had not invested a single dollar on it (1 comments)
Breaking Up With Your Real Estate Investing Partner or With Your Loved One, Which One is Easier? - 12:34 PM
You may be rapidly inclined to answer that it is much easier to break up with your investing partner, but think twice. Believe it or not, this can truly be as difficult as breaking up with your loved one. The main reason why many investors have been able to build millionaire real estate portfolios in less than a decade is due to good partnerships. However, as in everything, life can get in the way, and some day, these investors may find themselves dealing with an overstressed partner who, due to other responsibilities and concerns, may become very difficult to contact and (1 comments)
Via Russel Ray, San Diego Marketing & Business Consultant (Russel Ray): Book Review: Real Estate the Right Rome Way, by ActiveRain's own Margaret Rome Need a great book for the Realtor in your life? Are you the Realtor in your life that you need a great book for? How about a great Christmas present for that Realtor in your life? Occasionally a book makes its way into my library that is a joy (0 comments)
Via Michael Thornton - Nashville, TN area Home Inspector (Complete Home Inspections, Inc.): 3 Tips for better Holiday pictures...Tis the season to take Holiday pictures and share them with your ActiveRain friends and family. Here are a few tips that I have learned over my 30 years behind the lens to have you shooting like the pro you knew you were. #1 - Use manual settings on your D-SLR. I prefer to use Aperture Priority settings. Set the (3 comments)
I personally love reading about "ideas and insights that others have learned. Our market has changed, and I'm open to discovering anything that can help me along the way. That's why I'm reblogging Melissa's post.
Via Melissa Zavala Realtor® North San Diego County Homes (Broadpoint Properties): For those of you who do not know me personally, I'm a reader. I have a college degree in English, an advanced degree in English, and I was even an English teacher (I know; you're rolling your eyes). I've read quite a few books. In fact, one of my biggest pleasures vices (3 comments)
Avalon Real Estate Activity Sold December 5th to December 21, 2009. There are currently 203 single family homes for sale in Avalon Average list price is $2,710,952 and average days on the market is 341 days.These properties range in price from $499,000 for a two bedroom home at 138 29th street to a whopping $16,875,000 for a seven bedroom south Avalon beach front home on 75th street on a 120x110 lot.There are Fourteen single family homes Now Under Contract in Avalon1-156 9th street ,a 3 bedroom,1 bath home on a 50x110 lot and listed at $765,000,goes to settlement 1/31/20102-274 16th (0 comments)
Stone Harbor Real Estate Sales December 5th to December 21, 2009 Stone Harbor Real Estate Activity Update for December 5th to December 21, 2009 There are currently 103 single family homes for sale in Stone Harbor, ranging in price from $399,000 for a two bedroom home on Weber Court to $6,500,000 for a new beach front home at #1 105th street.Average list price is $2,140,444 and average time on market is 363 days.There are five single family homes currently Under Contract in Stone Harbor. 1- 10408 Third Avenue, a 4 bedroom, 3 bath home on a 50x100 lot and listed (0 comments)
It makes me so mad I could spit nails. My rant on the Oklahoma couple - 05:32 PM
This is not about real estate.. but a blog about a little boy who nobody wants. I don't get angry about much and generally speaking I see both sides of issues. I am appalled at the Okahoma couple who want to return their adoptive son. and I am an adopted child myself. My parents dealt with many "troubled" children.. and yes they sent a foster child back..becaused she was a physical threat. I still don't agree with this decision. This child called my Mom.. "MOM" and my dad "DAD" I never saw this girl again.. and called her my sister for 4 (5 comments)
Via Jason Simonson Menomonie WI, Realty Executives: If I've given extravagant gifts in the past, do I have to continue the tradition? You should only think about two things when you think about price--your budget and your relationship to the person. What I give my sister might be different than what I give to my coworker. The other thing is, you don't need to explain that things will be smaller unless you think someone is counting on your gift. Anna Post's Gift Giving Advice
Bronze statue by Fernando Botero - 04:09 PM
Looking out our office window this afternoon we saw the installation of this bronze statue across the street at the Museum of Fine Arts. Naturally I went outside with my camera and then started asking questions. This bronze is part of a coming exhibit The Baroque World of Fernando Botero which will be at the Museum of Fine Arts in downtown St Petersburg from January 9 - April 4, 2010. The Museum of Fine Art's Coming Events page tells more about it. If you're coming to the exhibit, please stop and say hello to The Simms Team at ALVA International, Inc (6 comments)
Mobile AL Real Estate Market Snapshot - 12/18/2009 - 10:53 AM
Below you will find a table that contains the Market Activity report for 12-18-09 activity in the Mobile AL Real Estate market according to the Mobile Association of Realtors MLS system. This information is derived daily directly from the local MLS System. For more free Mobile AL real estate information, reports, and statistics, please visit http://www.GulfRegionProperties.com or http://www.AlabamaBestHomes.com. Please e-mail me or call 251-215-9382 if you would like additional information on any of the listings shown.
Mobile AL Real Estate Market Snapshot 12/18/2009 Single Family Homes and Condominiums Looking for a new home? Below you will find a link to (0 comments)
National Association of Realtors - Price Snapshot Report - Baldwin County - November 2009 - 01:17 PM
Below you will see a chart of last months report showing summary information of sales price for single family home sold, condiminiums and multi-family units sold, single family home pending sales, condominium and multi-family units pending sales, and active listing summary data for single family homes and condominiums/multi-family units sold in Baldwin County.
This information is derived daily directly from the Baldwin County MLS System. Sixty percent of the single family homes sold in November had sales price of between $100,000 and $199,999. Almost a quarter of the condominiums/multi-units sold in November at between $300,000 and $399,999. This report also (0 comments)
Tempe Northshore Condos for Sale-Condos for Sale In Northshore Tempe - 06:07 PM
Northshore Condos for sale are now being featured on our luxury home website www.AzLuxuryLiving.com Some of the great features of the Northshore Condominiums communitiy are the lake views, pool and spa, fitness center, media room, close to Arizona State University, Downtown Tempe, and so much more. In addition to all of the information we have on Northshore Condos for sale we are also providing Tempe properties for you to search such as Tempe Short Sale Homes, Tempe Foreclosure homes, and Tempe Golf Course homes. We specialize in "view" properties. You will also have the ability to search Tempe resale homes with the click of a mouse. We are also providing numerous ways to search the entire Arizona (0 comments)
Hayden Ferry Condos for Sale-Condos for Sale in Hayden Ferry - 06:21 PM
Hayden Ferry Condos for sale are now being featured on our luxury home website www.AzLuxuryLiving.com Some of the great features of the Hayden Ferry Condo communitiy are the lake views, pool and spa, fitness center, media room, close to Arizona State University, Downtown Tempe, and so much more. In addition to all of the information we have on Hayden Ferry Condos for sale we are also providing Tempe properties for you to search such as Tempe Short Sale Homes, Tempe Foreclosure homes, and Tempe Golf Course homes. We specialize in "view" properties. You will also have the ability to search Tempe resale homes with the click of a mouse. We are also providing numerous ways to search the entire (0 comments)
Villagio Condos for Sale-Condos for Sale In Villagio - 06:30 PM
Villagio Condos for sale are now being featured on our luxury home website www.AzLuxuryLiving.com Some of the great features of the Villagio Condo communitiy are the lake views, pool and spa, fitness center, 5 minutes from Sky Harbor Airport, close to Arizona State University, Downtown Tempe, Tempe Marketplace, and so much more. In addition to all of the information we have on Villagio Condos for sale we are also providing Tempe properties for you to search such as Tempe Short Sale Homes, Tempe Foreclosure homes, and Tempe Golf Course homes. We specialize in "view" properties. You will also have the ability to search Tempe resale homes with the click of a mouse. We are also providing numerous ways to (0 comments)
Warner Ranch Homes for Sale-Homes for Sale in Warner Ranch - 06:41 PM
Warner Ranch homes for sale are now being featured on our luxury home website www.AzLuxuryLiving.com Some of the great features of the Warner Ranch communitiy are the lots of greenbelts, walking/bike paths, great schools nearby (Kyrene School District), close to the 101 and 202 freeways, and so much more. In addition to all of the information we have on Warner Ranch homes for sale we are also providing Tempe properties for you to search such as Tempe Short Sale Homes, Tempe Foreclosure homes, and Tempe Golf Course homes. We specialize in "view" properties. You will also have the ability to search Tempe resale homes with the click of a mouse. We are also providing numerous ways to search the entire Arizona (0 comments)
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