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Archives of real estate blog entries for December 21, 2010 (Page 7)
Frisco TX Cinemark 12-Movie Theater & Showtimes - 07:18 AM
Frisco TX's new Cinemark 12-movie theater is now open for business. It is located in Frisco Square near Frisco City Hall and Frisco public Library. This is a strategic effort to bring vibrancy to Frisco Square. In addition to the new Cinemark movie theater, Frisco Square offers shopping, retail and restaurants. The new Frisco TX Cinemark 12-movie theater offers the XD extreme Digital technology. This 12-movie theater is a new design trend of movie theaters across the country with stadium-styled seating, smaller theater rooms, enhanced digital sound and picture quality. The Frisco TX Cinemark movie theater is located at the South (10 comments)
Short Sales Are a WIN-WIN-WIN-WIN Situation Anywhere You Turn it. . .
Is it really that simple? A WINI WIN WIN WIN Situation? You bet! The key to successful short sales is to understand the mindset of every person involved and make the transaction appealing to each entity. WIN #1 The Homeowner(s): They have to be on board and properly educated. Their goal is avoiding a foreclosure at all costs and a short sale is the venue. WIN #2 The Bank: Who wants to get a bad debt off its books and simply go on. . WIN #3 The Buyer: (4 comments)
Question Of The Week: Fernando, An investor says he can buy my house and negotiate a short sale directly with my bank - Is this okay? ANSWER: Unfortunately this is very common tactic used by investors to try to buy houses. Do not fall for it! Why do you think they would want to do this? Because they want to make money and they have nothing to lose. . .I can assure you . . .YOU DO! The first thing they will do is send a low offer to the bank, possibly misrepresent the condition of your property and if the bank (6 comments)
Boyds Maryland Homes For Sale 20841 - 08:51 AM
Property Search For Boyds Maryland 20841 Enjoy the View, Multiple Photos and Virtual Tours for all these listings. For more information on these properties. Just click on the links below for a FULL REPORT (2 comments)
This Salt Lake HUD Home For Sale in Daybreak, South Jordan UT is ready for bid.• Imagine, a like new Foreclosure in one of the premier developments in Salt Lake ... Daybreak! 3,432 sq. ft., 4 bath, 5 bedroom 2 story for under $300,000.
- MLS®1004969.......................................................................... $280,000 This Salt Lake HUD Home is not a pre foreclosure or short sale, and wont require weeks of waiting and wondering. It's a HUD Home and there are certain steps a Salt Lake Home buyer in Daybreak must take to get (2 comments)
Lunar Eclipse (video) - 01:27 PM
Winter Solstice Lunar Eclipse from William Castleman on Vimeo. (0 comments)
Can I Bring My Dog With Me when I come to view the Christmas lights in Raymond Gary State Park? Well, of course you can! Rover will enjoy Raymond Gary State Park and the beautiful Christmas display this time of the year. BUT Rover will have to be on a leash while he is in Raymond Gary State Park or any other Oklahoma State Park. Oklahoma law provides that if you bring any dog into an Oklahoma state park, Oklahoma Recreational ground, or (2 comments)
Day 20 of the 31 Days in December Challenge, December 20, 2010 was spent showing a property to some folks from Ohio. Getting forms drafted and signed for the repairs to take place per a VA Appraisal requirment. Taking Abstracts to Abstract offices for 2 new contracts. Then I spent some time checking on Active Rain Members that I subscribe to their blogs... a few had not posted in a while, a couple for a couple of months..., so sent out some emails to check on them. Also visited with three people about becoming members of Active Rain... I (7 comments)
Better World Books donates a portion of their proceeds to help fund literacy and libraries. To date, they have donated Eight Million, Nine Hundred Seventy-Four Thousand, Four Hundred Twenty-Eight Dollars and Eighty Six Cents ($8,974,428.86) (they have a counter on their website and you can watch the funds grow live). At Better World Books you get great prices (13 comments)
Wishing you and yours a Wonderful Christmas with all the joy of the season. The Boehm Team Amy, Rita, Dona & Lora (5 comments)
Bedford NH Real Estate Office in Reconstructed Cape Style Property - 10:05 AM
Bedford NH Real Estate Office in Reconstructed Cape Style Property In the Spring of 2010, the newly constructed Cape Style office and rebuilt barn at the corner of Route 101 and Hardy Road, was completed and open for business.The buildings are a delight, reconstructed with the detail and feel of a true New England Cape style reproduction. It was rebuilt on the original footprint and sits quite close to Route 101. Step inside and you will be impressed with the quality of construction as well as the attention to detail.The colors selected are soft and true to the colonial period. Step (2 comments)
A nice little camera for real estate pics - 10:54 AM
I have the big fancy Sony we use for shooting our listings and I wanted to pick up one that I could keep in my purse for those last minute photos or "opportunities" that pop up. I went to Walmart and purchased a Sony Cyber-shot which is 14.1 megapixels, has an optical 4X Zoom and here it is real estate friends, a 26 MM wide angle lens. It also has a Carl Zeiss lens. Boy was this camera made for me...talk about point and shoot, "easy breezy" as Ralph G. says. Has some fancy features too and takes video. It (5 comments)
Understanding the NH Property Tax Cycle - 01:47 PM
Understanding the NH Real Estate Property Tax Cycle In the State of New Hampshire, NH real estate taxes are assessed by the local town assessing office. The annual tax is based on a tax year from April 1 through March 31, with tax bills generated usually in June and December. The June bill covers the period April 1 through September 30. The December bill covers the period October 1 through March 31 The June bill has the taxpapyer pay one half of the estimated annual tax due. The Town will have established its tax rate by the second billing done in (3 comments)
You Need Back-Up Heat - 04:03 AM
How did you like the wind storm last week? Lots of people lost power because of that howling wind. Some places were without power for days. Most heating systems require electricity to operate so these people were without heat as well.
If you have a gas fireplace you might be able to keep your house tolerably warm with that minimal heater…but what if you didn’t have gas? One of these days we are going to lose our gas supply through a major line breakage, cause by an accident, or an earthquake, or perhaps just because of deterioration of the system. (3 comments)
First Night Tri Cities Washington - 02:50 PM
If you are looking for a family friendly place to go to bring in the New Year then look no further! Why not go to First Night Tri Cities this year? The annual event features many different artists from all around the Tri Cities and surrounding areas. This year two of the special guests are Christina and Ali, one of the top 10 final acts on America’s Got Talent this past summer. Check out our page on First Night Tri Cities for more information about performers, tickets, times, and more! As always, if needing Tri Cities WA homes, or a Tri (1 comments)
Located between SE Stark and Belmont, one block north of 39th, lies a quiet street… at least most of the year. But during the month of December, since 1929, Peacock Lane has become a holiday tradition for families across Portland.
Peacock Lane is a street where every family, since 1929, has a Christmas light show on their homes. There are literally 100s of families walking and driving down Peacock Lane on any given night. If you are here in Oregon during the month of December, I suggest you check out this wonderful neighborhood tradition. The best part about (20 comments)
Real Estate Jargon - What are We Really Talking About? - 06:25 PM
***REBLOG*** I loved this post by Claudette because it couldn't be more true. Every industry has it's acronyms and sayings, and Real Estate is no stranger to odd language. Some of it may be regional, but a lot of it is universal. Maybe we should just chalk it up to "editorial license." Richard IarossiLong and Foster® Real Estate, Inc.Crofton, MD 21114 Via Claudette Millette - Metrowest Mass Buyer Broker (The Buyers' Counsel): Real Estate Jargon - What are We Really Talking About? As real estate agents we are often so entrenched in acronyms and the language of the business that we can sometimes forget (0 comments)
Words of Wisdom for the Holiday Food Table - 09:48 PM
***REBLOG*** I never met Mike Bergin, who wrote the post below, but he has summarized my life between now and January 2nd. Make sure you read the quote on the bottom of the post. Richard IarossiLong and Foster® Real Estate, Inc.Crofton, MD 21114 Via Michael Bergin, Northern Virginia Real Estate (Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - ABR - SRES ): Words of Wisdom for the Holiday Food Table 1. Avoid carrot sticks. Anyone who puts carrots on a holiday buffet table knows nothing of the Christmas spirit. In fact, if you see carrots, leave immediately. Go next door, where they're serving rum balls. 2. (7 comments)
Back to the Basics - 11:52 AM
As we are fast approaching the new year; thinking about how business might be in 2011 is a bit scary for some. Many loan officers have been relying mainly on refinances to make a living and forgot about their bread and butter. These are their referal partner realtors, financial planners, divorce attorneys and insurance agents for example. If I am talking about you then this is a good time to pick up the phone and start making appointments to meet with your relationship. If you don't rest assure someone else will be. We as loan officers need to get back to (0 comments)
It Wouldn't Be the Holidays Without One of These Under Your Christmas Tree...... - 12:26 PM
It Wouldn't Be the Holidays Without One of These Under Your Christmas Tree...... For the 1st time ever available on CD, the rare home recordings of Michael Thornton singing all your favorite Christmas songs!Yes, my dear readers, it's true! You know the songs. You know the man. And now, for a limited time only, justNChomes.com productions has captured, in hi-fidelity no less, Michael Thornton as you've never heard him before! Little Drummer Boy? It's on there!The 12 Days of Christmas? Yup. It's on there too!Come All Ye Faithful? Well, it wouldn't be a justNChomes.com production without it!623 of your (47 comments)
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