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Archives of real estate blog entries for April 7, 2012 (Page 4)
Tell Me Something Good That Happened to You This Week! April 7, 2012 - 10:03 AM
The tradition has wavered and that's my fault. Religiously I did post once a week, asking you to tell me something good that happened to you during the past week, just as always ask our children and grandchildren to relay at our weekly dinner what had happened to them, good, during the week. Life got busy, I got busy (had a death in the family also) and AR activity has slipped considerably during the past year. (I am currently number 4 on the AR leaderboard and then life changed... I currently do not post the maximum number of posts a week (4 comments)
Search Engine Optimization, commonly referred to as SEO, is a method for making certain that your content gets as close to the top of the search engine results pages (SERPs) as possible. No matter what your website is about, whether you're in real estate marketing or you're trying to get wider coverage for your apartment search website, SEO is a necessary part of your Internet marketing campaign. However, it isn't a skill that you can just learn overnight. As such, it's often in your and your company's best interests to get a professional real estate SEO expert to help you (0 comments)
Today is the day for last minute Easter Basker shopping! I've got seveal baskets to fill yet and I'm actually looking forward to finding some fun and interesting items for my favorite peeps. I do include some candy but I try to match their personalities and things they like to do. You know why? The're such good eggs!
Happy Easter and Enjoy a little history of the PEEPS!
******************************************************** Real Estate and Working with my Clients is my Passion!
How fun would this be for your little ones to have breakfast or lunch with the Easter Bunny! The Venue at the Grove is a wonderful property with plenty of room for the kids to romp and play with the Easter Bunny. Be sure to bring your camera to take lots of joyful photos! Your kids will remember this Easter for years and years to come. Happy Easter!
Enjoy Breakfast 8 to 11 or Lunch 11 to 2 with the (0 comments)
This morning I touched base with my A list, clients, friends and associates that are near and dear to my heart to wish them a Happy Easter and Happy Spring! It was a short and simple message! And I am amazed that I have heard back from so many of them today. Normally I hear back from 10 to 15 or so when I send out emails to this special list. But today it's topping the charts....by a long shot! And it has warmed my heart to (10 comments)
Sunfilled Amherst NH home with gorgeous kitchen, gleaming hardwood floors, stunning vaulted living room with gas fireplace, first floor master also vaulted with lovely bath and walkin closet, 2nd floor bedroom/loft with full bath, french door to a wonderful lower level offering an additional 575 sf of space. Other features include central air, 1st floor pantry/laundry, professional landscaping, irrigation, deck and fabulous farmers porch! A great place to call home in Amherst NH. Listed by Marlo (3 comments)
You Can't Fix Stupid Even With Duct Tape - 03:27 PM
As you go through life we all do some stupid things as part of growing but some people I think they are proud their middle name is stupid or something. Never thinking things through or taking short cuts constantly or an addict for attention that the stupid stuff draws. With these I have concluded You Can't Fix Stupid With Duct Tape. Maybe when they mellow out at age 65 they will have a lick of sense. My point is when you encounter these types don't fight putting any more energy into "fixing them." You can't fix stupid. Stupid is as stupid (19 comments)
It's Easter ~ I Have A Good Feeling - 08:52 PM
Since everyone that knows me well knows I always tell them that my Christian faith is the greatest gift I have been given and couple that with an ability to simplify things down to one sentence on this Easter I say It's Easter ~ I Have A Good Feeling Easter, with Christ risen, the empty tomb is ALL about conquering death. It means the end for Him, for us, is NOT the end. Imagine a loved one or pet dying and such grief. BUT there is excitement past the hurt. You live again. In the early days of the Apostles they (10 comments)
POCONO REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS FOR THE 1ST QUARTER OF 2012 - 10:00 AM
THE POCONO REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2012. The number of homes sold for the First Quarter of 2012 in Pocono Real Estate were 315. When compared to last year for the same time frame (298) our numbers are up by 5%. YAHOO! Out of the 315 homes sold for the First Quarter of 2012, Foreclosures accounted for 95 of them or approximately 30% of the total sales. The average sold price for homes sold in the 1st Quarter of 2012 in Pocono Real Estate was 136K. This number is down 7% when compared to the (3 comments)
Out with my camera today and came across some EGG-cellent photo opportunities - 08:28 AM
While at the gym I met my new work out partner, lucky for me he breaks easier than I do, but he does seem to be doing very well on his high protein diet. Next up, as I was leaving the gym, which is near a Walmart, I noticed White Trash Egg coming out, dressed in the ever popular Sunday best for Walmart… in a ‘70’s tube top. (Shhh, I think she stuffs)
Then, while at a concert, once again there was a wardrobe malfunction with the EGG-hibitionist. It was sad to see, but like Janet at least she had (29 comments)
Now, one thing I love about the Canby High School website is that they list their students of the month right on their website for the whole world to see. (This gives them a chance to promote it to possible employers) I was student of the month a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. (OK, Tigard High, but I’m not giving up the year) As an student who was promoting myself and now as an employer, this is something I sure would look at if someone came to me looking for a job. Students of the Month (1 comments)
My Easter Dinner (1982) – And a look in to my sense of humor (A reblog for Karen Anne Stone) - 10:58 PM
In was Easter 1982, and my sense of humor went from normal 12 year old humor to a little bit twisted. My sisters, who I thought knew about this, didn't find out until this year. But, my Grandfather on my Dad's side, who I miss very much, had a great sense of humor. He wore hearing aids and, from time to time, would turn them down to not have to hear Grandma...Our little secret. But, he was a retired teacher and ran a small farm outside Portland. I loved going over there to see the sheep, peacocks, and other animals that were around (21 comments)
It's that time of the year everyone! Baseball is back! With the Major Leagues now in full swing, I thought the timing would be perfect to post a baseball themed blog.Here in the Raleigh, Cary, Apex area baseball is definitely a sport that's well loved. Cary is home to the national training center for the USA Baseball team.We're just an infield hit away from the Durham Bulls in Durham, the Carolina Mudcats in Zebulon, and the UNC, NC State and Duke baseball (9 comments)
Owner Financing Maine Land, Sellers Can Make A Nice Annuity Out Of A Property Sale. - 08:31 AM
Often the land in Maine we sell is owned for years by an out of state property seller who does not have a mortgage on it. Does not need to replace the property acreage in Maine. And because banks are geared for making Maine home loans, selling the mortgage they package on the secondary mortgage market for investors to buy in to, the land financing comes up short. Takes a bank seat because land loans in Maine on property listings are not able to be peddled on the same secondary mortgage market where the best rates are. Think of the (8 comments)
“Thunder Your Butts Off” Gets Thunder Employee's Butt Fired? - 11:59 AM
According to ProBasketballTalk, a Thunder employee just got fired for publishing this video:Here at ShowMeOKC, we're HUGE fans of the Oklahoma City Thunder, and while this video may not be the most remarkable production we've seen, we can certainly appreciate the passion these guys showed in putting it together. So, why would the one guy get fired? Was it because they found it offensive? If so, someone's overly-sensitive. I'd assume it's simply because the Thunder organization is protecting their licensing rights, but can an employee not also be a die-hard fan? If this person wasn't employed by the Thunder, and hadn't (0 comments)
20 Dawson Lane Monroe Township 08831 - 01:55 PM
Age restricted gated community,stunning upscale home. $100,000 in upgrades, premium lot. Prime large corner Lot! 3-bedrooms, 3 full baths. Master suite with walk-in closet. Custom kitchen, Corian countertop, pantry, center island and wall oven, refrigerator faced with cabinetry. Slider to private patio. Dining Room with hardwood floors and tray ceiling. Hardwood, ceramic and neutral carpeting. Large open loft with bedroom, full bath and Family Room or Office. Skylights/custom window treatments. Large storage closet under stairs.
******************************* Greenbriar at Whittingham is a premier up-scale active adult community, conveniently located 2.6 miles from Exit 8A off the New Jersey Turnpike in Monroe (0 comments)
River Run First Quarter 2012 Market Report - Naperville Illinois Real Estate - 06:58 AM
River Run First Quarter 2012 Market Report - Naperville Illinois Real Estate -a sunny morning in April at River Run, Naperville... River Run, a subdivision located in south Naperville, offers large homes in a beautiful neighborhood. River Run is located in Indian Prairie School District 204...
Activity in Second Quarter 2012 Homes Sold: 2 Average Sales Price: $484,950 Homes Currently for sale: 14 Average Asking Price: $658,069
River Run, Naperville is on Facebook. River Run 2011 Market ReportRiver Run 2010 Market Report River Run 2009 Market Report
Are you interested in Naperville real estate? Call me anytime at 630-697-0536 or send me an email to Ken@KensFeaturedHomes.com. (0 comments)
Alien abductions of real estate agents on the rise... - 02:52 PM
It must be happening again. Alien abductions of Real Estate Agents. I mean, that must be the reason some agents are no longer answering their phones or returning calls, right? It's happened before...during the real estate boom years 2004-2007. You remember those agents, don't you? You submitted an offer on their listing and they would never answer their phones or return a call. You called, texted, emailed and the silence was deafening. Funny thing is...the mother ship must have released those agents because I've heard they've been seen around. I guess the aliens didn't think much of them either. (9 comments)
Native American Realtors using Section 184 - 09:37 PM
Serve your Native American community and you serve our industry by expanding home ownership to enrolled Native American Tribal member's. As a lender I am concerned that with the creation of the Section 184 loan program, that Native American and non native Realtor's don't seek out these new buyers. Designed solely for enrolled Native Americans, this program mirrors in many ways the FHA loan programs. It has some very unique provisions that save your buyers money, make credit qualifying easier, and Section 184 allows for renovation after the close of escrow. Created in 1998 Section 184 serves more than 500 tribal nations with (4 comments)
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