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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
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Consumers peruse these pages for information
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Help: Coop Owner Cought Between Community Demands and Tenant's Lawyer - 11/10/10 10:00 AM
Here we go again...same owner who has not taken my advice, now has a new issue. The tenant is smoking. The next door neighbor is suing. The coop arranges a hearing (Landlord Tenant office insists the Coop had no right to do that). Tenant hired an attorney. Owner hired an attorney at $350 an hour (bad idea). The results are: owner "required" by Coop to paint and clean the carpet in the apartment to "stop" the smoke smell. Owner is complying and attorney instructs coop to communicate only through him to the owner, another bad idea. Owner wants to get the tenant out (7 comments)
Would you refer a vendor based on price or character? - 11/03/10 09:05 PM
Here is my dilemma...at one of my client's home I met a junk removal owner who was bragging about his prices being the lowest in town. Of course I asked for his cards. Though he was butting into my conversation with my client, I overlooked that. Soon after he raved about the new phone service that saved him money and said: "This was the best thing that happened in my life!" I thought that I hope he had much more meaningful events in his life, and said so. I was thinking birth of a child, marriage and other such things. Now, I was (9 comments)
In Case You Need Practice Identifying Scammers - 11/01/10 10:00 PM
I received this email over the weekend. There is no mention of the property name, address or price. 10/31/10 Chris Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org I'm interested in your property listed and would like a little more information before I go forward. I've been looking in your area for a few weeks and just need to know if the price is negotiable. Thank you.Chris I asked "Chris" which property he is inquiring about and below is his response: 11/1/10 Thank you for responding to an offer I sent regarding your property. After discussing the asking price with my partners, if still available, we are definitely interested in taking (10 comments)
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