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realtor: Huntsville, Lake Livingston Texas Top REALTOR® Joni Staples - 01/24/13 06:34 AM
Are you looking for a top performing REALTOR® in the Huntsville, Lake Livingston Texas area? Then look no further than Joni Staples. Joni is a powerhouse REALTOR® filled with the knowledge and expertise necessary to guide her buying and selling clients successfully to the closing table.Huntsville, Tx REALTOR® Joni Staples is a consummate professional that works diligently at her real estate craft. She has earned several distinctive credentials including CRS (Council of Residential Specialist), GRI (Graduate REALTOR® Institute), e-Pro (Online & Technology Professional) and others. But it’s not just designations that set Joni Staples apart from other real estate associates it (29 comments)
7215 Sol Poniente NW Albuquerque NM 87120 I received a sign call on a Sunday morning wanting to see one of my listings within 15 minutes. I told the caller I could be there in 20. After meeting and showing the home they decided it didn't really fit their needs. They were going to go looking around some more.I carefully explained to the home buyers they did not need to drive all over town looking for those For Sale signs. After explaining how they could simply share with me exactly what (47 comments)
realtor: Home Ownership - Living The American Dream - 12/21/12 05:42 AM
Home Ownership - Living The American Dream In this day and age of so many uncertainties one thing still remains. The majority indeed want to live the American dream of owning their own home. If you are considering the purchase of an Albuquerque, Rio Rancho or surrounding NM home I look forward to hearing from you. I welcome the opportunity to utilize my NM real estate knowledge in order to assist you in living the American dream of becoming a homeowner. Rates are very low and an FHA loan only requires 3.5% down. The New Mexico Finance Authority even (37 comments)
realtor: Do You Need A Realtor When Working With A New Home Builder - 12/18/12 09:34 PM
Do You Need A Realtor When Working With A New Home Builder Some may think they don’t really need a Realtor® when working with a new home builder. The truth is you really should use a professional Realtor®. Builders hire their own personnel who happen to be real estate agents and not always Realtors. Their sales people represent guess who...the builder. You need your own representation to assist you in making certain the custom or planned community home builder meets all contract obligations, time-lines and fulfills promises. You want to be assured short cuts are not taken, inspections are completed and (60 comments)
realtor: REALTOR - 08/05/12 05:27 PM
REALTOR Patty Da Silva brings some fun and attention to how to say REALTOR correctly. Come on now let's join Patty in saying R-E-A-L-T-O-R :) I John McCormack am an Albuquerque and Rio Rancho NM REALTOR and I look forward to assisting you with your NM real estate needs. Via Patty Da Silva, CDPE BROKER- REALTOR® Davie, Cooper City, Plantation, Weston. (BROKER of Green Realty Properties® - 954-667-7253): Almost on a daily basis I hear buyers, sellers, and some Realtors call us "reLAtors", and I brush it off because...potato, potato (not sure how to emphasis on the difference, but I'm sure you (0 comments)
realtor: How Do I Find a Good Mortgage Lender In Albuquerque - 08/01/12 09:21 AM
How Do I Find A Good Mortgage Lender In AlbuquerqueMany first time home buyers and even seasoned home buyers may ask “How do I find a good mortgage lender in Albuquerque?” It’s a great question with a multitude of possible answers. You might search online, read the home seller magazines, let your fingers do the walking or just call one from those billboards hanging around town. I’m not necessarily applauding any of these techniques.Finding the best loan officer for you and your specific needs is very important and should not be taken lightly. One of the best ways to find a (34 comments)
Selecting that Perfect Peach of a Home Whether you're selecting a Peach or a Perfect Home you will surely want to touch it, smell it and experience it. Many may appear to be the same on the outside but neither peaches nor homes are all the same on the inside. You probably don't want a home that is bruised or damaged and you're certainly not seeking a money Pit. You're likely looking for that perfect Peach of a home, nicely rounded, great to look at and really sweet on the inside. (27 comments)
realtor: Realtors® Alphabet Soup - 07/10/12 06:17 AM
Realtors® Alphabet SoupWe as REALTORS® walk in some interesting shoes, wear many hats and fill many roles in our ongoing efforts at conducting day to day business. We continually guide our clients and work to be the glue of an often difficult puzzle (a prior post). I have determined that throughout my real estate career I have likely filled the entire bowl of Realtors® Alphabet Soup duties, responsibilities and unique roles to keep the Alphabet Soup hot and the clients cool. Here are some of my entries into the Realtors® Alphabet Soup. Common share some of yours!
John McCormack Albuquerque & Rio Rancho NM Buyer Broker and Realtor® helps buyers with Bank Owned or Real Estate Owned (REO) PropertiesWith the ever increasing number of Bank Owned or REO (Real Estate Owned) type properties available in the Albuquerque and Rio Rancho NM market buyers of these types of properties would be well advised to seek out a buyer broker and Realtor® to represent their best interests. The unique complexities of these type transactions can be overwhelming for most buyers and even uninformed or ill prepared real estate (26 comments)
realtor: Relocation Expert for Albuquerque Homes - 06/25/12 06:17 AM
Relocation Expert for Albuquerque Homes Recently I received an email from a couple looking for a Relocation Expert for Albuquerque Homes. The couple had read my online profiles, AcitiveRain, Albuquerque Homes & Lifestyles Blog and client testimonials via my AlbuquerqueHomes.com website.
My initial follow up via email opened up some additional questions about the possible complexities of the relocation. This couple had little to no knowledge of Albuquerque or the local real estate market and really need an Albuquerque Relocation Expert. I was able offer them assurance through additional emails and phone calls that indeed I had the knowledge (32 comments)
realtor: So what's in a name like John McCormack anyway. - 06/01/12 10:02 AM
So what's in a name like John McCormack anyway? Over the past 50+ years I have enjoyed the same name, yes the same one my parents decided to crown me with although from what I understand it took a few days after delivery to come up with such a unique name like “John”. I like my name just fine and have no plans on changing it although my wife does call me Mac and my AR friends call me Q. John is not often misspelled although I have seen is spelled J.O.N maybe for those that didn't fare so well (70 comments)
realtor: I have a new Real Estate Hat..Pest Control! - 05/30/12 08:29 AM
This last week I discovered that I have yet another hat to proudly sport in my collection of real estate hats. I now have a Pest Control Hat! Indeed I discovered this new hat and talent while taking a second peek at a home with my awesome clients who recently put the home under contract. The home is vacant and has been for a good while. During this visit I noticed a “Snap Tail” Lizard adorning the wood floors of the family room. How how this fierce lizard made his way into the home is beyond me but I do know (33 comments)
realtor: ActiveRain Poured Into Santa Fe NM - 05/07/12 07:03 AM
ActiveRain Poured Into Santa Fe NM On Saturday May 5th ,2012 ActiveRain poured into Santa Fe NM. We had a small gathering of 4.75 ActiveRain members representing 3 different states at the fun and quite educational meet-up.
Thanks to local Santa Fe Realtor® Emily Medvec for her efforts in finding a great restaurant to meet called the Rio Chama. The ambiance was very southwest and very Santa Fe style. Emily made a great choice in all areas including the quietness so we could enjoy the round table discussion with ease.
Ginny Gorman of Rhode Island made the (52 comments)
realtor: Buying A Home? Have A Realtor! - 05/07/12 05:15 AM
Buying A Home? Have A Realtor! William True brings us a good post on who to expect to be involved when purchasing a home. The most important is having a good and knowledgeable Realtor® working for and with you! As a Realtor® I will walk you through every step of the home buying process from beginning to closing and beyond. Via William True - Sarasota Real Estate (True Sarasota Real Estate): When buying a home, it's important to know all the players involved. Do you know the difference between a home inspector and a home appraiser? Between a mortgage lender and a mortgage broker? Between a real estate agent and an exclusive buyer (0 comments)
This unique and one of a kind 2062 Sq. Ft. home went under contract on day 14. John McCormack with Albuquerque Homes Realty brought the home buyer for this impressive Taylor Ranch home. The Albuquerque, Rio Rancho and surrounding NM area real estate market is certainly picking up. If you're considering the purchase or sale of your New Mexico home now is perfect time. Spring is in the air, sellers are listing their homes and buyers are out shopping. Give me, (37 comments)
realtor: SOLD & CLOSED 428 Barberry Albuquerque NM - 04/17/12 04:33 PM
SOLD & CLOSED 428 Barberry Albuquerque NM 428 Barberry Albuquerque NM is now SOLD & CLOSED. Making for happy home sellers, home buyers and Realtor®, John McCormack with Albuquerque Homes Realty! Congratulations to Home Sellers & New Home OwnersNow is a great time to sell or purchase an Albuquerque, Rio Rancho or Central NM home. Please call, text or email me, John McCormack, Realtor® with Albuquerque Homes Realty. I am ready to exceed your real estate expectations!
After working with Tage and Celeste for almost four years they closed on their Rio Rancho NM dream home. It wasn’t an easy move for them leaving friends, jobs and selling their home in New York to relocate in NM. I checked the mailbox much to my surprise was a handwritten card with a gift card to an upscale Albuquerque restaurant. Talk about a WOW moment as a Realtor® ! I don't like tooting my own horn but their words mean to much to keep to myself. Check it out for yourself. Dear John & Debbie,Words cannot express our (39 comments)
realtor: John McCormack Personal - Facebook Friday - 04/13/12 06:24 AM
John McCormack Personal Facebook Friday Facebook Friday Request - The situation: Facebook saw my invitations to fellow ActiveRain members as spam and blocked me from inviting friends for 30 days. I am asking you to simply invite me to be your friend and your invitation will gladly be accepted! John McCormack Direct Personal Facebook Link If you have not had the opportunity to Like my business page Albuquerque Homes Realty please Like me with a simple click of the button. I appreciate you and and look forward to networking with you on Facebook! Putting Facebook to work
Do you share ActiveRain comments with your clients?
When you advertise your home listings on AR do you share ActiveRain comments with your clients? We email listing clients links to all marketing that their home is placed on so they can actually see and know I am working (hard) for them. I’m not lazy and just tossing one photo and a couple of sentences on the MLS and calling it good. I am pushing their home as hard and as far online as possible. As Realtors we know and do our best to educate our home sellers that (74 comments)
realtor: Did You Know Your Realtor knows more than you think! - 04/09/12 05:13 AM
Did you know your Realtor® knows more than you think! Rose brings us a good post on the knowledge a Realtor® can offer their clients. Please leave your comments on Rose's page. Have a great day in all you do! John McCormack Albuquerque Homes Realty Reatlor® Via Rose King / Friendswood / Pearland Homes (United Texas Realtors): Did you know your Realtor is almost like a jack of all trades? While a real estate agent’s expertise (and legal license) is in the buying, selling and leasing of properties, there are many other areas where your Realtor can be a big asset (0 comments)
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