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Archives of real estate blog entries for July 10, 2012 (Page 4)
Cedar City Places...China Kitchen... - 02:20 PM
One of the hidden gems in Cedar City for dining is the China Kitchen. It is hidden because it is located inside of the Texaco Station at 1075 West 200 North. The food is very good and the portion size is excellent. It has become one of my and Darcy’s favorite lunch stops. Here is the link to the entire blog: http://www.livingincedarcity.com/?p=5436
More Tuesday's Gold If you’re interested in a property in the Cedar City Real Estate Market, contact us. Our email address is: email@example.com or you can call 435-701-1812. If you want to search the listings in the Cedar (9 comments)
Forgiven Debt Can Rebound as a Deficiency After California Short Sale - 07:21 AM
The thing about the internet is you can find information that supports just about any point of view. It's kinda like wandering down the street and asking passersby what they think about any particular topic. You'll get a wide range of opinions. You might even get a popular viewpoint that could be completely wrong. But because you're a democratic kind of person, you probably believe that the majority can't be off their rockers and it must be true, when it is not. Some of this information could even be an article I have written for About.com. I sometimes write opposing viewpoints. (7 comments)
Why Are Home Loans So Difficult to Obtain? - 10:07 AM
The pendulum has swung 180 degrees regarding lending matters. If you don’t believe me, try getting a loan, or ask someone who has recently tried to get a loan. It’s a nightmare! Seven to nine years ago, all you had to do was breathe to get a loan. You qualified for a loan if your heart was still beating, and you could tell them you were earning $100,000 a year, and they believed you: no proof required! And you could buy your “dream home” with barely putting anything down, and the home was yours! Today, the opposite is true. How can (0 comments)
Storm cellar? Bomb shelter? The underground area is about 10' x 10' in size and has shelves along one side, presumably for provisions. There were a couple old folding chairs down there. Oh, and a snake. We didn't venture down there. The other odd thing about this property (the house itself was terrific) was the garage:
There is a two-car garage in the back yard, but no (7 comments)
Brea Concerts in the Park Schedule Something for Everyone in Beautiful Brea, CA - 08:38 PM
BREA Concerts in the Park are a huge family hit for those of us of all ages. Like so many communities we love the local concerts in the park and those in beautiful BREA CA are no exception. Here’s the 2012 of Concer Line Up beginning Wednesday July 11th: July 11 ~ SYMPHONIC WINDS of the PACIFIC, Pops & Patriotic Music with a 50 Piece Group July 18 ~ KID & NIC, Classic American Top 40 We All Love July 25 ~ CHICO, with Latin Jaz…Rock & Pop August 1 ~CASH UP FRONT, Rockin Tribute to the man himself, Johnny Cash August 8 (5 comments)
Homes And Condos For Sale in North Bethesda Maryland - 11:22 AM
Homes And Condos For Sale in North Bethesda MD Homes And Condos For Sale in North Bethesda MD North Bethesda MD is an unincorporated area in Montgomery County where it borders the city of Rockville. Its residents enjoy many community amenities that beautifully complement life in the Washington Metropolitan area. North Bethesda is a family-friendly community, offering close access to public transportation, schools, freeways, shopping, and parks. Our dedication to the buyers is unsurpassed in customer satisfaction. You Bring The Dream - We Bring You The House~ A Sample Of Homes For Sale Available now. . . (3 comments)
Hiring a Plumber/Electrician Could Be a Nightmare For Homeowners. . - 07:59 PM
How To Hire a Plumber, an Electrician or a HVAC Repairman like Real Estate Professionals DO Original article published in www.ReallyNiceHomes.com A power tip from Fernando Herboso, broker for Herboso & Associates; Having listed hundreds of properties and owned over 50 rental units the last 20 years, I learned how to negotiate with repairman and assure myself that they are NOT over-charging me. Is all about just one phrase that you could say at the right time, and it could save you hundreds, or thousands of dollars! Your timing has to be perfect and delivered just like a punch line from a professional comedian. . .to early (2 comments)
This past weekend a buyer for one of our short sale properties wanted to view the home since it had months and months since she's seen it. The sellers had moved out of state the previous week and the home is empty. We now take off the lockbox immediately if a home is pending if the seller doesn't live there anymore. Why? Because there have been numerous break-ins around the city, including one of our listings. The thieves cut the lockbox off and stole the appliances. (45 comments)
Call the expert Bedford NH Realtors at Brin Realty Group with real estate offices in Amherst, Bedford and Nashua NH. If you would like to see your home in the Recent Brin Realty NH home Sales announcements, call us today. AGENTS: If you would like to be part of a winning team, we are looking for a few more experienced agents, call Rene to schedule a confidential appointment. (0 comments)
40 Courtland Nashua NH North End new Price - 09:43 AM
40 Courtland Nashua NH homes for sale in sought after Nashua North End. New Price $264,900 Impeccably maintained antique Colonial in Nashua's desirable Historic North End.
New granite kitchen, updated baths, hardwood flooring, large fireplaced living room.Finished room in lower level, perfect for office or home gym New heating system. Beautiful professionally landscaped lot with patio and irrigation system.
Exterior of this Nashua NH home has ceramic based paint with transferable lifetime warranty. Walking distance to Nashua parks, Downtown Nashua shops and restaurants and Nashua's Historic Holman Stadium. A fabulous piece of Nashua NH real estate . Call (2 comments)
Be Extra Careful With Picture Worth A Thousand Words - 07:20 AM
Being a dominant visual person myself over auditory or kinesthetic (touch) I think I can very well address the topic of pictures. And also being a profuse reader EVERYWHERE I just wanted to say to everyone, Be Extra Careful With Picture Worth A Thousand Words. Pictures truly tell a massive story all alone with one snapshot of time. Now whether you are reading the story correctly or not, that is the rub. We take photos of people, relationships, places, events, landscapes, interesting things, boring things, etc. SNAP SNAP SNAP we go with our cameras.
Time is MONEY and we all want to become sensitive to Time Management! I have found the solution that helps me stay focused, on track and increased by bottom line! Attending million meetings, flying all over the country to meet with clients and colleagues can really tap into your time management. I've always said if I could invent a "Time Stretcher" and stretch my 24 hr. day into 30 hours - I'd be very RICH!. Well, I've done something very similar - I've come up with a way to communicate with my clients, new prospects, companies that want to meet (0 comments)
RECIPE for SUCCESS! - 09:58 PM
Recipe for Success! 1. Develop Quality Service with Quality People. 2. Result Equals Quality Company. 3. Management Plan for Each Property. 4. Charge for Your Services. 5. Don't CON Yourself. 6. Determine Your Strengths and Weaknesses. Organize to Support Yourself. 7. Know Your Competition. 8. Create a Company Plan and a Manual. 9. Involve Your People in the Plan. 10. Know Your Costs. 11. Review the Market Constantly for Opportunities. 12. Don't Compromise. 13. Be True To Yourself and To Your Clients. 14. Listen To Your Gut Feeling and Whenever in Doubt - DON'T. 15. Enjoy Each Day and the Journey - (0 comments)
What a fluctuating year so far. I needed to take a look at how the year was flowing for our area. So many areas of the Country are seeing major upswings in home sales, some have even turned to a Sellers' market again. Guess our Absorption Rate has to drop quite a bit before we will see a Sellers' Market again. As I have stated in previous blog posts, we are normally 2 years behind the "average area of the Country" and some of those (7 comments)
Pocono Summit Lake is (needless to say) one of the many Lake Communities of the Poconos and is a No dues Community. This is one of our smaller communities. Pocono Summit Lake is conveniently located off of Route 940 between Mount Pocono and I-380, making it a commuter friendly location also. There are currently 5 homes for sale within the Community ranging in price from $135,000 to $245,000. 2 homes have been sold within the Community so far this year.
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Joplin MO Market Information 2012 - 07:27 AM
Despite an uptick in sales after the tornado in Joplin last year, the Joplin area is still in the throws of a buyers market. The amount of inventory so far for 2012 has tightened somewhat but overall still represents an abundance of inventory. Whereas 94% of all new listings coming on the market sold in 2004, so far for 2012 only 47% of new listings have sold. Thus far for 2012, 1582 new listings have come on the market with only 744 having sold. This does not account for listings that were already on the market at the end of 2011, (2 comments)
Online Advertising...What Works? - 02:33 PM
For 7 years I tried to promote my Real Estate business online through Business Directories...most were large corporations, some were an offshoot of larger corporations, and the rest were pretty much big corporate...hence, no one really understands the small business person's mindset; that being......I don't have a lot of money, but I need to be exposed to the masses online. The big wigs could smell the blood when Internet advertising was apparently the best way to get noticed. For the most part online advertising is much cheaper and much more effective than print. Then.....the fees starting getting a bit ridiculous. 8 (0 comments)
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