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Archives of real estate blog entries for June 9, 2012 (Page 8)
Energy Efficient Brought too Yesteryar's Homes Part Two - 04:26 AM
Energy Efficient Brought too Yesteryear's Home Part Two, I have received over the years from folks asking for help with questions, many have been from acttual Clients and many other questions have came by why of a Phone Call or E-Mail from folks which were just looking for someone to give them a bit of a helping hand on how they could save Energy either in their home or a commercial building.
Some of the questions which folks have ask me, have had to do with different myths and mistaken ideas that float around, and end-up (11 comments)
Folks it you happen to be having trouble with keeping your home cool during the Summer Months and/or warm during the Winter Months, one of the areas to start sure is the Attic of your home. Air leaks and having insufficient Insulation in the attic sure can cause folks of the home to feel uncomfortable conditions of their home. The Attic (4 comments)
Energy Efficincy too Yesteryear's Homes Series Part One - 08:36 PM
Energy Efficiency too Yesteryear's Homes Series Part One, folks have many questions when it comes to saving Energy in their home. I'll be going over some the myths, facts and mistaken ideas that can cost folks and their family Energy money. Some old myths about energy become increasingly expensive. Others have simply become obsolete with advances in technology. While others are misinterpretations of old practices that have passed into home owner folklore.
Myth: Brick or stone homes are more energy efficient than typical frame homes. Fact: The vast majority of brick or stone homes are actually just a veneer over (4 comments)
27 condos are offered for rent in La Perla Sunny Isles Beach - 09:59 PM
Your La Perla Ocean Residence is more than a home -- it offers you an incomparable lifestyle complete with 24-hour valet service and front desk attendant, an oceanview fitness center and more. For your business needs, make use of our business center and conference room. Via Valeria Mola 305-607-0709 SIB Realty (SIB REALTY):
Looking to buy or rent a condo or house in South Beach, Bal Harbour, Aventura, Sunny Isles Beach? Call or Text Valeria Mola 305-607-0709 Licensed Real Estate Agent. Valeria Mola is Luxury OceanFront Condo Expert SIB Realty 18335 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach 33160 www.SIBRealty.com | 305-931-6931| www.MyCondoMiami.com (0 comments)
Canadian Real Estate update - 07:26 AM
We are rapidly moving to the half year for Toronto Real Estate, and I'd like to take a broader view of whats happening in our City. In downtown Toronto; the commercial sector, The Bank of Nova Scotia Tower sold for a record $ 1.27 Billion. This is the highest value for a Canadian office building and it was sold to Canadian Investors! That single sale is a statement about continued confidance about real estate in Canada and the bouyancy of the Canadian Market. The Value of High Rise office buildings and condominiums has been rizing equally because of the low interest (0 comments)
This authentic Irish pub and sports bar boasts 43 tvs, so you won't miss the game with friends while enjoying some of their great food or drinks from the full bar. Open daily, they offer everything from seafood to burgers and on Wednesdays is authentic Celtic cuisine to go with the live Irish music that goes on from 7 pm to 10 pm. Naturally, they offer Irish stew, corned beef & cabbage and liver & onions. There is always a crowd at Peggy (11 comments)
2501 ANA NOEL DR CRESTVIEW, FL NEW Home For Sale - 3 Bed 2 Ba GRANITE - 12:04 PM
2501 ANA NOEL DR CRESTVIEW, FL NEW Home For Sale - 3 Bed 2 Ba GRANITE NEW CONSTRUCTION in CRESTVIEW with our NEWLY DESIGNED PLANS! (photos are samples) Don't miss these quality-built homes by an award-winning semi-custom homebuilder, located in Cardinal Estates, with easy access to Eglin Air Force Base, Duke Field, Interstate 10, and Hwy 90. This spacious 1638sqft has everything to offer: 3 Bedrooms / 2 Full Baths * All brick exterior * 30-year dimensional shingles * Energy Efficient Heat Pump * Arched windows * 2-car attached Garage with Garage Door Opener * High Ceiling * 5/8" Sheetrock in (0 comments)
Great Location! 4 Bed 3 Bath 6255 EVAN CIR NEW Home + GRANITE - 12:22 PM
Great Location! 4 Bed 3 Bath 6255 EVAN CIR NEW Home + GRANITE BRAND NEW 3036sf HOME! New quality home by an award-winning Semi-Custom homebuilder, celebrating 20 years in business. NEW DESIGNS LOADED WITH AMENITIES! **UPGRADES in this home include: upgraded mortar, upgraded carpet, upgraded cabinets, granite countertops in kitchen, and fireplace!** This popular design includes the following: * 3036 square feet of living space * All brick exterior * Covered Front Porch with Stucco Columns * 30-year dimensional shingles * 5/8" Sheetrock in all ceilings * Energy Efficient Heat Pump * Arched windows * 2-car SIDE ENTRY GARAGE with Steel (1 comments)
SHORT SALE PERDIDO KEY, FL PENTHOUSE 4 Bed 4 Bath on Gulf - 07:24 PM
SHORT SALE PERDIDO KEY, FL PENTHOUSE 4 Bed 4 Bath on Gulf of Mexico. Hurry this is a Great DealEnjoy your own Penthouse on the beach! This contemporary 4 Bedroom, 4 full bath "Summit House" covers more than half of the 19th floor of the upscale Beach Colony Resort on Perdido Key. Wrapped in windows and terraces, this beauty is open and spacious with a host of amenities. This wide, open floor plan feels more like a house than a condo. The impressive double-door foyer entry opens into the great room with electric fireplace, overlooking the Gulf. The wet bar is (0 comments)
908 CHESHIRE CT CANTONMENT FL Value, NEW HOME. 4 Br 3 Ba 3CAR - 07:46 PM
908 CHESHIRE CT CANTONMENT FL NEW HOME. 4 Br 3 Ba 3 CAR Garage. Ready Soon! 3 CAR GARAGE! NEW CONSTRUCTION in CANTONMENT with our NEWLY DESIGNED PLANS! Don't miss these quality-built homes by an exceptional Semi-Custom homebuilder in Lakes of Carrington. This award-winning builder has all new plans with loads of amenities! Come see this NEWLY DESIGNED PLAN which offers a host of amenities, including: * Craftsman style brick exterior with columns * 30-year dimensional shingles * 5/8" Sheetrock in all ceilings * Fabric Shield Storm Protection * Energy Efficient Heat Pump * 3-car Side Entry Garage with Steel Garage (0 comments)
2569 GEMSTONE CIR PACE FL NEW HOME 4 Bed 3 Ba Ashley Plantation 3 Car - 08:18 PM
2569 GEMSTONE CIR PACE FL NEW HOME 4 Bed 3 Ba Ashley Plantation 3 Car Garage and Granite.3 CAR GARAGE! BRAND NEW 2623sf HOME! New quality home by an award-winning Semi-Custom homebuilder, celebrating 20 years in business. NEW DESIGNS LOADED WITH AMENITIES! Look at everything we have in this home: * 2623 square feet of living space * All brick exterior * 30-year dimensional shingles * 5/8" Sheetrock in all ceilings * Energy Efficient Heat Pump * 3-car SIDE ENTRY GARAGE with Steel Garage Door and Garage Door Opener * 4 Bedrooms / 3 Full Baths * Covered Front Porch with (0 comments)
5549 SHADOW GROVE BLVD, Pensacola FL Short Sale Home 3 Bed 2 Bath - 08:42 PM
5549 SHADOW GROVE BLVD, Pensacola FL Short Sale Home 3 Bed 2 Bath. LOCATION! LOCATION! PRICE! An Amazing price for an awesome home located in desirable Shadow Grove. This 3 bedroom 2 bath home features Large Great Room with Fireplace - Light And Airy Kitchen with plenty of cabinets, counter space, large pantry, and a cozy breakfast nook - Formal Dinning rooms for those special occasions - Large Master bedroom with setting area - Master bathroom with walk in closet - double vanity and garden tub. Great Back yard for you to enjoy cook outs or just relaxing. Rather you are (1 comments)
There Is Always Something New To Learn In The Lending Industry - 05:36 AM
All you guys that are working with VA buyers you need to read up on this post. Always something new to help you help your client. There's always a new way to skin a cat. Just keep asking. Someone will come up with the right answer. Via George Souto NMLS# 65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut: There Is Always Something New To Learn In The Lending Industry. It does not matter how long you have been a Loan Originator there is always something new to learn. Yesterday was one of those times for me, and I was surprised by the answer. I have (3 comments)
If you’ve been in the business for as long as I have (26+ years) and was not a “numbers” kind of realtor it is very hard to adopt a new train of thought. You have to understand, believe and know that you run a business. It is yours and you need to know it. If you have goals and you’re trying to reach them you need to know how to get there. It took my Broker (Michael Balsitis) to speak that into me and I’m seeing the change(s) already. I’m seeing the appointments picking up I have a (4 comments)
Creekside Homes in Eagle Ridge by Shapell - 09:31 AM
Shapell Homes is selling the Creekside homes in Eagle Ridge. Eagle Ridge is a wonderful golf community of fabulous homes that is located on the Eagle Ridge Golf Course in Gilroy, CA. Their phone number is (408) 848-6792. Eagle Ridge Realty is not affiliated with Shapell Homes, but we sell pre-owned homes in Eagle Ridge. You can view all homes for sale in Eagle Ridge (free search, no registration required) that are on the Multiple Listing Service here. The Creekside phase of homes here is the last major, significant subdivision to be sold in Eagle Ridge. After that, there is pretty much just some (0 comments)
"Free" credit scores cost money - 09:50 AM
Here's a good, quick and informative post about credit scores and credit reports. This question comes up quite a bit when I'm dealing with home buyers, and there is a differnce between the site advertised on TV and getting your legally mandated free credit report which is allowed once a year. Via Doug Jones Mortgage Broker NMLS 286668 (Mortgage Magic): I just received an email from a Broker friend. He said that he referred a customer to the free credit report site and the customer was charged $29.95. My Broker friend asked me what they should do. He enclosed the address of the web site (2 comments)
Gilroy Gardens in Gilroy, CA - 08:33 PM
Gilroy Gardens is a great amusement park located in Gilroy, CA. Owned by the city of Gilroy, its former name used to be Bonfante Gardens. It was start by Michael Bonfante, who was heir to the Nob Hill food chain, and he had a love for trees. He took his passion, and built an amusement park around it! It is an appreciation of of plants and trees, and an homage to the environment. Popular amonst the local residents, and the people of Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and San Benito family, and parts beyond, it has proved to be a great local (0 comments)
In Defense of the Lost Art of the Real Estate Flier - 09:11 PM
The real estate flier that you put in the flyer box is your friend. It is worth the effort... Nowadays, there are plenty of homes without them, mainly due to the fact that a lot of REO agents don't want to mess with a flyer. Also, I see some agents do not keep the box full, perhaps because the house is vacant so the owner does not fill it up (it is not the owner's JOB!) so nobody is maintaining that aspect of the listing. Before flyers go away due to QR codes and mobile search, take advantage of them...I particularly like (2 comments)
Mortgage Rates: How low can they go ?? - 08:22 PM
Mortgage rates continue to set new record lows, as the Federal Reserve reported that economic activity expanded at a moderate pace across its 12 districts. The following are excerpts from the newsletter on interest rates published by HSH Associates : "With the troubles here and overseas so evident, there are some new calls for central banks to do more to spur growth, including our own Fed. The Fed's present program of exchanging its short-term debt for long-term debt (Operation Twist) is slated to expire at month's end, and it is not clear what, if anything, might replace it. As noted in (0 comments)
The Nichols Canyon California Daily Real Estate Blog Saturday June 9, 2012, 2012 The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog www.patandmelody.comWelcome to the written blog and check out our daily blog which is posted around noon time here or on Facebook: http://youtu.be/542WenENgm8 Saturday Sun and 78, The Dodgers no hit in Seattle, the Angels win. The Belmont and golf plus:The Weekend Open House Guide. http://www.themls.com/wohg.cfm?DEBUG=0 If you have any question regarding buying or selling a property give us a call and well help you find a solution. Have a great day and CU tomorrow. Count your blessings Melody Rogers and Patrick Kelleydirect 310.888.3357 (0 comments)
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