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Archives of real estate blog entries for April 1, 2010 (Page 4)
Hotels in Woodstock, Georgia - 11:40 AM
Need a Hotel to stay in while looking for real estate in Woodstock, Georgia, spend time with family, or check out the local attractions? Here are a few Hotels that clients of mine have stayed at while we searched for Woodstock Homes. While I do not personally endorse these, I have heard only positive reviews on all of them. All of these also offer easy access to Towne Lake, Canton, and Kennesaw. Comfort Suites Woodstock - Enjoy cozy accomodations minutes from Downtown Historic Woodstock. Hampton Inn Woodstock - This Hotel is very close to I575 and surrounded by shopping and dining. InTown Suites Woodstock- For those (0 comments)
Asheville Area Second Vacation Homes - The Preserve at Wolf Laurel - 07:55 PM
Heading north from Asheville, NC today, we look forward to stepping, even if only briefly, on the Appalachian Trail when we visit Second and Vacation Homes at The Preserve at Wolf Laurel . Here golfing, skiing, hiking and equestrian pursuits are on the agenda for second and vacation home owners. Keeping these points in mind,a) proximity to Asheville, b) the exterior and/or interior allure for a second or vacation home, and c) zoning/deed restrictions, we travel about 25 minutes on I-26 to Exit 3. Another 20 minutes takes us to the gates of this eco-friendly development touted as a "a private, gated (1 comments)
PRICING and our Crystal Balls! - 09:25 AM
I have been seeing a lot of articles regarding price reductions lately, but 1 I read recently stood out....it wasn't geared towards the listing agents but rather, the sellers. What a great thought! I am going to include something like this in my pre-listing packets (I will work on that in a future blog). We all know how very difficult it is to bring up the conversation of reduction's when dealing with our sellers---especially when we priced the home, we priced it to sell, and we missed that 'magic number'! When sitting with sellers discussing pricing, potential reductions, and market reaction, I (9 comments)
NACA is a program that started in 1988. NACA helps provide counseling helping members who are delinquent in their home loans and help members establish loan payments as well as providing financial assistance.
So whether you or know someone had a good or bad experience with NACA,please share your story. Looking for a Real Estate Agent to help you buy or sell your next house? Please go to my website at DC and PG County Maryland Homes for sale. I can (6 comments)
The Heather community surrounding this Golf and Country Club offers home buyers a choice of condos, villas, and single family golf course homes for sale in a friendly community that was developed in the 1980's. Many homes are situated on larger home sites giving the area a spacious feel.
Of Spaghetti Trees, Changing the Value of Pi, and Hotheaded Naked Ice Borers - 04:16 PM
Of Spaghetti Trees, Changing the Value of Pi, and Hotheaded Naked Ice Borers What do Spaghetti trees, chaning the value of Pi, and hotheaded naked ice borers have in common? Well, here is a hint. Consider today's date! All three of these are included in The Top 100 April Fool's Day Hoaxes of All Time. So whether you were fooled today or were able to make it through the day safely, hope you enjoy the humor in the stories of how others were taken. Happy April's Fools Day!
Sunscape Villas Homes for Sale – Homes for Sale in Sunscape Villas - 12:29 PM
The Valley Solutions Team at Solutions Real Estate has just launched their newest website that features homes in the Sunscape Villas Sunscape Villas in Scottsdale, Arizona. The new website can be viewed by clicking Sunscape Villas Real Estate and Sunscape Villas Information and features: Sunscape Villas Homes for Sale Sunscape Villas Bank Owned Homes Sunscape Villas Short Sales Sunscape Villas Floorplan Finder Sunscape Villas Map Based Search Sunscape Villas Real Estate Information The great information is not limited to Sunscape Villas Scottsdale. We also provide numerous ways to search the entire Arizona MLS, including Arizona (0 comments)
makert stats thu March 2010 - 07:51 AM
Below are the preliminary numbers for March in Yellowstone County. Lots to be positive about, yet cautious about. When you look at the single family permits a huge increase from 2009 which is positive but needs a little perspective through March 2010 70 permits, 2008 71 permits 2007 98 permits. So if the trend continues my friends in the home construction business will breathe a lot easier. I would bet a dollar to a donut the huge push is the tax credits available for buyers in all the number s below. April will trend along the same lines due the tax (0 comments)
Want to Buy an Everett, WA Repo? - Check out a Great Web-Site! - 10:57 PM
Hey Everybody! Check out a great new web-site that focuses on Repos and Foreclosures in and around Everett, WA. The site features HUD Repos, VA foreclosures, bank owned homes, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and more all within a convenient map-based application. The site is EverettRepo.com. Check it out! -Bill (0 comments)
Why Now IS the best time. - 08:36 AM
The $8,000 tax credit is for first-time home buyers only. For the tax credit program, the IRS defines a first-time home buyer as someone who has not owned a principal residence during the three-year period prior to the purchase. The tax credit does not have to be repaid unless the home is sold or ceases to be used as the buyer's principal residence within three years after the initial purchase. The tax credit is equal to 10 percent of the home's purchase price up to a maximum of $8,000. The tax credit applies only to homes priced at $800,000 or less. (0 comments)
Lets get some members - 08:50 AM
This group can be a valuble asset to the going's on in and around Cheshire county. (0 comments)
Regency Lakes in Coconut Creek Florida Gated Neighborhood Information! - 06:18 AM
Regency Lakes Real Estate & Community Information Regency Lakes Neighborhood in Coconut Creek Florida Regency Lakes in Coconut Creek is a gated community. Regency Lakes includes Sandpiper Landing, Essex Park, Cambridge Park, Osprey Point, Swans Landing, Eagles Cay, Fairmont Park, , Mallards Landing & Brittany Park. It is surrounded by Grand Cypress & located near 441 and the Sawgrass Expressway. The location is extremely convenient with easy access from two gates . Amenities include a guard gated entry, acres of lakes and preserves, community pool, tot lot, basketball court, sand volleyball, tennis court and exercise room.
Regency Lakes in (1 comments)
Homes in Clairemont Estates, Decatur, Georgia - 10:58 AM
Homes in Clairemont Estates, Decatur, Georgia Homes in Clairemont Estates are very unique in that they are situated right in the heart of Downtown Decatur. Nestled amongst lots of hardwoods and flowering trees, these homes are within walking distance of everything Decatur has to offer. The Decatur station of Atlanta's mass transit rail line, MARTA, is within walking distance as well, making access to most of metro Atlanta available, including Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. Homeowners in Clairemont Estates have roughly a 15 minute commute to Downtown Atlanta. Shopping of all types is readily available within walking distance. Nearby hospitals would be Emory, Children's (0 comments)
...then continues with over 2,400 Square Feet of Fabulous...
...room after room of Awesome Oak Flooring...
...many choices to Eat & Entertain...
...with Glorious Views...
...and Ease of Care...
...with Places to Relax...
...and Space to Stretch Out...
...with Three Bathrooms...
...and Walk-In Closet...
...Loads of Light...
...did I mention Oak Flooring...
...with Separate Second Floor Living Quarters...
...with it's own Bathroom...
...and Office Area...
...Basement Partially Finished with Lots of Light...
...Huge Garage (5 comments)
Listing right away at the right price? - 08:13 PM
" I'll start higher and see how the response goes?" This is not a good idea When the price is finally lowered it will attract fewer potential buyers.That may be the strongest negative. Often buyers will browse with their realtor at at a certain price range and of course that listing will not show up. Because it is overpriced. Potential buyers and agents may wonder "why does this home have 142 days on the market?" Give it your best shot at first. What also happens is that the agent may loose that listing and guess what? the next agent (4 comments)
Fort Myers Beach receives another National Award - 08:49 PM
structure The resident and the government of Fort Myers Beach can pat themselves on the back. For the 5 the year in a row Fort Myers Beach has been recognized as a tree city. This national recognition is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation in cooperation with the National Association of State foresters and the USDA forest Services. It is a big deal as leaves filter the air and improves the air we and our fellow animal breath. We have long known that landscaping improves the value of a property and trees such as our dozen of palms and Floridian trees (1 comments)
NEW UNDERWRITING UPDATES - 09:31 PM
NEW UNDERWRITING UPDATES All borrowers' birth certificates will be required with pictures taken in the hospital with medical staff. Birth certificate with a live home delivery will not be eligible for first time home buyers. Marriage certificate with bridal dress will be required if both husband and wife are required to qualify for the loan.GFE will not require signature, but will require blood sampling from a recognized institution within three days of application. DNA test will be performed at closing to avoid any non-arms length transactions. Loan funding will be contingent upon satisfactory receipt of DNA results. Verification of deposit (5 comments)
National Flood Insurance left in limbo needs a quick fix! - 09:34 PM
What is wrong with these congressmen? After the US Congress allowed the National Flood Insurance to expire, thousands of homeowners with purchases in flood areas are left on hold and cannot close on their property. Was it the result of badly inspired political tactics? In a statement to Local 10, Sen. Bill Nelson said, "Letting flood insurance expire was a result of more political games. I am asking the Senate to take it up and fix it as one of the first orders of business after Easter." I do think that when it comes to the American People, politics (3 comments)
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