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Archives of real estate blog entries for July 30, 2010 (Page 9)
11 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Appraisal To Sell or Refinance - 12:14 AM
11 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Appraisal If you’re looking to sell or refinance your home, you know that a home appraisal is a necessary step in the process. While the value of your home may not be what it once was, it is important for homeowners to be realistic when it comes to getting their home appraised. As a member of the 2010 Top-Scoring Real Estate Agents In San Diego Magazine I know how vital it is to list your home at the right price. Price is, after all, only a part of marketing…but it is crucial, and (4 comments)
Bensalem real estate Market - 08:00 AM
I looked up Trulia for Real Estate information for Bensalem , Bucks County. The medial price for April 10 to June 10, was $239,950 based on information in Trulia. This represents an increase of 11.6% compared to prior quarter. The tax credit certainly helped the market. The above is subject to errors and omissions. If you would like information about homes for sale in Bensalem , go to www.gitabantwal.com and look up listings . You can email me at email@example.com and I can register you on my automatic email notification list and inform you as soon as listings come up. Bensalem (8 comments)
Andersohn Turns 85 Years Old - Watch Out Billy Joel and Elton John - 03:14 PM
Last week I was fortunate enough to get away for a couple days to take my kids and visit their Grandpa for his 85th surprise birthday party in Arizona. It had been 8 long years since my 3 boys had seen there Gramps, so this was a great surprise and fun for us all. I won't bore you with all the mushy and sobby details, but I did want to share this video with you of my father playing the piano, possibly the very last time, and it was such a blessing to have it caught this on film. Somehow I (69 comments)
Now IS the Time to get a GREAT DEAL on a Minnesota Lakeshore Home! - 05:06 PM
Recently I was on the phone with REALTOR® from the Brainerd Lakes area (cabin country for those in the Twin Cities north metro). We were discussing how affordable lake shore properties had recently become in Minnesota compared to just a few years ago. One of the tidbits he shared with me was that all predictions were pointing toward an abundance of lakehomes and lakeshore cabins that would be hitting the foreclosure market this year. This year seasonal and year round properties are available in every price point at rock bottom prices. So this got me thinking and once again I decided (8 comments)
Winter, spring, summer or fall,all you got to do is calland I'll be there yeah yeah yeah.Ain´t it good to knowthat you´ve got a friendpeople can be so coldthey'll hurt you and desert youwell they'll take your soul if you let themoh yeah don't you let them.James Taylor
If you've been in Real Estate very long you know what Mr. Taylor sang is true. Clients can be cold. They will hurt you and desert you and sometimes your clients will even take your soul if you're not careful. Every now and then this discussion comes up among agents and I found myself having it again last week (85 comments)
About Those Pics in Your Blog - 08:55 AM
Okay, you've been at Active Rain long enough now to know that you need to use pictures in your blog, right? Pictures break up a bunch of boring text and add interest to what you are saying. And pictures are pretty easy to add. If you're like Richard (0 comments)
For Military Families the SOLD Sign in the Yard is Reason to Celebrate - 09:56 PM
Today another of my listings in the planned community of Port Potomac went to settlement. This is my second settlement in Port Potomac in Prince William County for a military family using the Department of Defense Homeowners Assistance Program (HAP) benefits this year. In this case the entire transaction has been conducted via the phone and Internet. I've never met the Army officer who owns owned the home. They learned they were eligible for the program after they had moved to their new duty station in Georgia. This isn't the first transaction I've completed this year where I've never met (6 comments)
Have we forgotten those who served and sacrified in the Vietnam War and were so unsupported by many in the US along with celebrities who sacrificed nothing!
Via Steve Baklaich (RE/MAX Realty Source St Cloud Mn real estate): Central Mn Vietnam War Memorial In Eastman Park at Lake George downtown St Cloud stands the Central Minnesota Vietnam War Memorial. Carved in granite, an American soldier and South Vietnamese soldier represent the 2 countries who fought side by side during the war, and above their heads flies their countries flags. You'll never be forgotten, carved in granite, at the feet of the the 2 soldiers. (3 comments)
Located in the Ridgebury district of Ridgefield, CT is the Turner Hill neighborhood. This upscale community of 70 3-5 bedrooms homes sits only 2 minutes south of exit 1 on I-84, which makes it an excellent commuting location. There is substantial shopping found along Mill Plain Road, only 4 minutes away, and the village of Ridgefield is appropriate 7 minutes away. The Ridgefield golf course is a short distance away. Homes in the Turner Hill neighborhood were constructed by local developer, the Sturges brothers, between 1995-1997 ranging from about 2200-3000 square feet, with some additional space in the basement. They (1 comments)
Access to "spring fed ski lake" at Park Place. Home is located in private wooded cul de sac. Split floor plan, with king size Jacuzzi tub and walk in shower. The home features: formal living and dining room with bay windows. 5 minutes to down town Mount (1 comments)
Chapman Realty is pleased to announce the closing of a Bank of America Short Sale in Brunswick, Georgia.
If you are looking to purchase a foreclosure or short sale in Brunswick, Georgia, call Chapman Realty at 912-280-0088 for assistance. If you are in financial distress and want more information about short selling your home in Brunswick, Georgia, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 912-280-0088.
Northshore Beach Slidell LA | Slidell Real Estate for Sale | Homes for Sale Slidell Louisiana - 11:48 AM
Northshore Beach Subdivision is located on the Northern edge of Lake Pontchartrain south of Slidell and about 30 miles north of New Orleans. Each home is located on the lake or a waterway that leads to the lake. Northshore Beach is a perfect location for anyone looking for an easy commute to New Orleans or Stennis Center in Mississippi. Enjoy an afternoon cruise or go fishing after a hard days work. There are currently 8 houses for sale with the local MLS. Prices range from $157,000-434,000. Northshore Beach homeowners association is on line for further information.
Beware of Hidden Charges - 06:19 PM
~~~~~ I am presently working with the Buyer in purchasing a Concord area condo. We are encountering the usual bumps showing up in this Market, especially trying to craft an offer based on mostly short-sale and foreclosure sales and appraisals. But we've just run into a new barrier, annoyance, highway robbery whatever you chose to call it.....The Management Company is charging $90 for the Buyer (or the Lender) to get the condo docs. In fact it would appear they charge for any documentation associated with a Real Estate transaction.They even have a to the point, very utilitarian appearing website to accomplish this.Now we all know (9 comments)
Moore Estate Condos & Townhouses, Convent Station, Morris Twp NJ - 07:19 PM
Moore Estate Condos & Townhouses, Convent Station, Morris Twp NJ The Moore Estate, the premier Convent Station location for luxury condos and townhouses, was developed in the 1980's to provide a carefree living option at the edge of Harding Township and Morristown. Very conveniently located ... adjacent to the trails of Loantaka Park. My favorite place to walk or run or bicycle on wooded paved and gravel paths. There is a pond, a picnic area and a playground as well very close to Convent Station train stop - for Midtown Direct NJ Transit train into New York City adjacent to bustling (2 comments)
Prestamos ITIN para su Familia - 11:08 AM
Yo encuentro que hay mucha desconfianza y confusión del este tema: Comprando Casa con el ITIN. Y con mucha razón. Yo mismo encontré muchos engaños en el Internet y dentro de nuestra comunidad de negocios Latinos. Lamentablemente, este ambiente de falta de confianza esta quitándole la oportunidad a muchas familias realizar el sueño de comprar su propia casa por que tienen miedo usar su ITIN para comprar una casa. Hoy mismo yo tengo varias familias aprobada para comprar casas con el Prestamos ITIN. Ellas están listas para comprar su primera casa sin enganche, sin costo de cierre y sin crédito tradicional. (4 comments)
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