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Real Estate Agent - Big Block Realty - CalBRE #01257222



On Mother's Day at 10:30 PM, we had to put our cherished cat Lestat to sleep. I've never seen my young-men sons cry like this; it was all so sudden, and we were helpless to help him. His 15+ year old body gave out, as a multitide of things went wrong all at once. He'd just rebounded from one mala...
One of my favorite stories is found in Joyce Meyer's new "Power Thoughts" book, and every time I read it I snap myself back to reality of thinking and believing that I can choose my own thoughts, and they can be grand. Here's the gist of the story: Many years ago, a very large shoe company sent t...
Lately, I've encountered several buyers who simply don't want to take/make the time to get prequalified. Needless to say, I'm not showing them any homes, yet it remains perplexing why someone wouldn't want to take that first crucial step. RE101 says they're not really buyers. Experience and gut b...
One of my favorite stories (author unknown) goes like this: An organization once offered a $5000 bounty for each wolf captured alive. Enticed by the idea of such money, Sam and Jed, two enterprising hunters, set out eagerly through the forests and into the mountains in search of the animals that ...
Sometimes buyers perceive the difference between condos and homes like this: with a condo you have to pay (someone else) X amount a month to take care of things like landscaping, roofs, etc.,  and with a home it's "free".  Not true!  Homes take care and maintenance too, and big ticket items can c...

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