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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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Buy that second house NOW, and rent it out! - 10/21/10 09:49 AM
The economy doldrums have made all of us a bit skittish when it comes to spending money. But in the long run we want our money to work for us so we can have more for our retirement years. One of the best ways to do this is purchasing a second home, and renting it out. I have said this before but want to strongly suggest the following: If you are considering purchasing a vacation home in the next two years, DO SO NOW! There is a great article written in today's Real Estate News called " For Your Clients, 6 (0 comments)
Why Should We Fly the Low Cost Airlines based in Richmond, Va? - 10/12/10 03:18 PM
Yesterday I went to my first breakfast meeting of Henrico Business Leaders. The speaker was Jon Mathiason whose topic was "The Urgency of the Airport Traffic and its Impact on the Economic Growth of Henrico County and its Neighbors". I moved to Richmond 27 years ago when RIC (Richmond International Airport) was considered one of the most expensive airports to fly out of in the nation. Most of my neighbors would drive to Washington DC or other airports to get much cheaper flights. It was worth the time, drive, and effort for the savings in dollars. Flights were expensive because we (0 comments)
Thinking "out of the box" gets houses sold in Richmond, Va. ! - 10/11/10 06:33 PM
Richmond, Va is a town filled with history. From gorgeous Church Hill, where Patrick Henry made his famous "Give my liberty or give me death! " speech to Hollywood Cemetery where many political dignitaries have been laid to rest, Richmond overflows with homage to the past. But, when it comes to selling houses following what has been done in the past is not necessarily the way to advertise and sell houses today. First I changed my signs. No need for brochures with the information on the sign for all to see!
Each listing gets their own sign and dedicated webpage which is clearly printed (2 comments)
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