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Location, Location, Location! Close to everything - Lake Ray Hubbard, Rockwall Downtown Square, local shopping, dining & entertaining. 712 Vallejo, Lakeview Summit, Rockwall The living in Rockwall is fun and the commute to Dallas is easy! Check out the details, see photos and virtual slide show....and call to make an appointment to see this huge home priced to sell! Contact: Barbara Hensley, RE/MAX Hometown 972-772-9699 firstname.lastname@example.org Four Bedrooms Home | Neighborhood Pool | Affordable Price (4 comments)
It's Leap Year! Here's My Wish, Well My Dream About An Extra Day! - 02/29/12 04:51 AM
It's Leap Year! We Have An Extra Day This Year! Today is an extra day in 2012! An entire extra day! What will you do with your day? Will it be any different than every other day in 2012? February is way too short anyway and I am always scrambling to get everything done. Thinking about it, this day will likely not be much different than any other day, but I can dream, can't I? Here's my dream! I am always wishing for a secret day! A day that no one else knows about. A day I can do anything I want (44 comments)
One Thing I Learned From an ActiveRain Member, Immediately Used & Earned a Gold Star! - 02/28/12 04:39 AM
One Thing I Learned From an ActiveRain Member, Immediately Used & Earned a Gold Star! I read it, checked it out, used in quickly in a blog post and grabbed a gold star feature! I learn something every day in ActiveRain. I use many of the things I learn and I mean to use many more, but somehow never get the time to do it. Learning is all well and good....but we have to actually put all the learning to use before it is even worth reading about. My experience is I must use that learning pretty quickly or I will lose it! Use it (16 comments)
Start Each Day with Joy! Create Passion in Your Life! Living & Loving Rockwall County! One sure way to get joy in your life each day is to go searching for it! I am not much on quoting the celebrities that walk the red carpet these days, but I heard Tyler Perry interviewed recently and it impacted my day. Tyler Perry says he starts every day looking for joy! I have always been a joyful person and I do manage to find joy in each day but why not start the day looking for that joy? I love this approach to life, finding joy (9 comments)
How to Find Blog Post Photos! Free, Quick & Easy! Blog Ideas Included! - 02/26/12 01:43 PM
How to Find Blog Post Photos? Free, Quick & Easy! Blog Ideas Included! I seem to see everything as a potential blog post! Everywhere I go I will see something that makes me think of an idea for a post. They say a picture is worth a thousand words, right? Why not take a minute to snap that picture? I wrote a post late last week Who Is Watching You? Eyes, Eyes, Eyes Everywhere! That post was featured and received well over 115 comments and counting. There have been 2158 views and 2084 clicks. It was a gold star feature as well as (18 comments)
North Texas Drivers | Don't Pay Your Traffic Tickets | Go to Jail | Rockwall County - 02/26/12 04:30 AM
North Texas Drivers | Don't Pay Your Traffic Tickets | Go to Jail | Rockwall County Rockwall County Drivers Be Aware! The city you live in may not be taking part in the huge "round-up" of people who have not paid traffic tickets, but YOU may have received a ticket in one of those North Texas cities involved in the round-up. It is time to Get Out & About and get those tickets paid. They may be coming for YOU! Some cities in the North Texas area are involved in a giant round-up of people who have received traffic tickets and (7 comments)
Hey, It's Me Again! Calling All ActiveRain Members! My True Confession! - 02/25/12 08:21 AM
Calling All ActiveRain Members.....AGAIN! My True Confession! Hello again all ActiveRain Members! I wrote a post on Friday morning about the awesome ActiveRain University Class that I attended on-line on Thursday. I reported that Bob Stewart did an awesome job with his SEO training. How proud I was that I had gone back to this same class at least three times, this one the first time with Bob. Here's the link to yesterday's post Calling All ActiveRain Members! Tip for the Day! Go Back to School! I was pretty cocky and encouraged you all to go back to school. I have a confession to make! I was (17 comments)
Fun Things to Do | Lakeside Bridal Fair | Hilton Bella Harbor Hotel | Rockwall - 02/23/12 02:16 PM
Fun Things to Do | Lakeside Bridal Fair | Hilton Bella Harbor Hotel | Rockwall Out & About Rockwall Last Minute Reminder - Attend the Lakeside Bridal Fair! Brides, this is a great opportunity! Attention all Brides - the Lakeside Bridal Fair is coming to Rockwall at the Hilton Bella Harbor Hotel in Rockwall. Round up your wedding party, bring your groom, best friend or mother! Attending the Lakeside Bridal Fair at the Hilton Hotel in Rockwall will provide the opportunity to check out the best wedding vendors in North Texas. The Lakeside Bridal Fair will provide unlimited ideas for your weddings. Make your (3 comments)
Who Is Watching You? Eyes, Eyes, Eyes Are Everywhere! - 02/23/12 03:37 AM
Who Is Watching You? Eyes, Eyes, Eyes Are Everywhere! The Eyes are on you! Everywhere you go, everything you do, everything you write is being seen by millions of eyes! You can't take it back! You can't run! You can't hide! You don't get a second chance to change how these millions of eyes are seeing you. Be very careful! One wrong word, one negative post or comment, one foolish photo, one unprofessional bad behavior and you can tarnish an otherwise great image. Watch out for the Eyes! The Eyes are on you! The Internet provides exposure to our marketing across the world. (126 comments)
You Gotta Love Texas | Wonderful Warm Wednesday | Rockwall County Texas - 02/22/12 11:59 AM
You Gotta Love Texas | Wonderful Warm Wednesday | Rockwall County Texas You Gotta Love Texas! Snapshot of the Day! Mid 70 - 80 Degrees! February Favorite! Wonderfully Warm Wednesday! Rockwall, Texas! Snapshot of the Day! Temps Will be in the mid plus 70s - perhaps even reaching 80 degrees in some areas! Some like it hot and some like it cold....in Texas, wait around and you will find a day exactly to your liking. I am loving this unseasonably warn sunny day and looking forward to another one tomorrow - then perhaps a little cold snap! Regardless of the weather, (10 comments)
What are the risks of using Pinterest? - 02/19/12 11:13 AM
Technology and the wild and crazy fast paced world of the Internet never seizes to amaze me. I hear of something "new to me", something I had not yet heard about and within hours I hear it over and over again. Last week while talking with several people at a Physical Therapist' s clinic I heard about Pinterest for the first time. I was the only one who is a Realtor so these folks were what is that word I am looking for.....CONSUMERS! REAL PEOPLE! I admit to getting on my PC and checking it out just a tiny bit and now a few days (9 comments)
Rockwall Independent Schools | Heath Schools | Homes For Sale | Heath Tx. - 02/19/12 08:28 AM
Heath Schools Dorothy Smith Pullen ElementaryJ. Renée Demianovich, Principal6492 FM 3097, Rockwall, TX 75032PH: 972-772-1177FX: 972-772-2424 Amy Parks - Heath ElementaryDan Crawford, Principal330 Laurence Drive, Heath, TX 75032PH: 972-772-4300 Maurine Cain Middle SchoolJason Johnston, Principal6620 FM 3097, Rockwall, Texas 75032PH: 972-772-1170 Rockwall-Heath High SchoolTom Maglisceau, Principal801 Laurence Drive, Heath, Texas 75032PH: 972-772-2474
Fulton Academy (Private: Pre-K - Grade 12)1623 Laurence Drive, Heath, Texas 75032The Fulton School currently serves students across four counties in the Lake Ray Hubbard community. The campus is located on 16.5 acres in the beautiful rural community of Heath, Texas.
3 Bedroom |One Story | Reduced | 3300 Riverview | Mesquite TX - 02/18/12 06:29 AM
3 Bedroom | One Story | Reduced | 3300 Riverview | Mesquite TX Reduced Price! Now $92,000! 3300 Riverview, Mesquite TX 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 2 Car Garage, Great Neighborhood, Walk to school 3 Bedroom |One Story | Reduced | 3300 Riverview | Mesquite TX (9 comments)
Rockwall Buyers | Home Buying | Warren Buffet's Private Advise | Homes for Sale | Rockwall County - 02/17/12 05:58 AM
Rockwall Buyers | Home Buying | Warren Buffet's Private Advise | Homes for Sale | Rockwall County Now Is the Time to Buy Homes? Who Says? Warren Buffet! When Buffet speaks many people listen. Love him or hate him, Warren Buffet is recognized throughout the country as one of the greatest investors of our time. When Warren Buffet speaks many people tend to listen. At times he is heard promoting his own business agenda. This time in an article in the Omaha World Herald, it reports a private situation where Warren Buffet spoke and someone who knew him listened. Debbie Bosanek, Buffet's secretary for many years, purchased a second home in, of (10 comments)
Heath Events | Fulton School Gala | Celebrating 25 Years | Rockwall Tx. - 02/17/12 05:50 AM
Heath Events | Fulton School Gala | Celebrating 25 Years | Rockwall Tx. Congratulations to Fulton School upon 25 years of service and providing an excellent school option for Rockwall County and surrounding areas. Join in the celebration and fun by attending the Gala.
Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence!
Fulton School GalaSaturday, March 3, 20127:00 PM Edison's1724 CockrellDallas, TX 75215 Dinner Dancing Silent Auction Live Auction RaffleCocktail Attire Please Purchase Tickets or Table Contact Jerolyn Finnel, Gala Chair, at 214-236-3442 for further information.
Out & About Rockwall County is sponsored by Barbara Hensley, Re/MAX Hometown, and is a blog promoting local (1 comments)
Fun Things to Do | Daddy /Daughter Dance | Royse City - 02/16/12 03:14 PM
Fun Things to Do | Daddy /Daughter Dance | Royse City An Evening to Remember! 8th Annual Daddy/Daughter Dance! Royse City Last Change to Register - Hurry! It's that time of year again! Dads and Daughters will be dressing in their finest "date night" duds, and joining in the fun on the dance floor for a magical evening as well as the best ever opportunity to build memories that will last a lifetime. What: 8th Annual Daddy/Daughter Dance When: Saturday, February 18, 2012 Time: 7:00 - 9:00 PM (Doors open at 6:30 PM) Where: Royse City High School, 700 S. FM 2642 972-636-9991 (3 comments)
Foreclosure Market Report | Homes for Sale | Rockwall County Tx. - 02/16/12 06:34 AM
Foreclosure Market Report | Homes for Sale | Rockwall County Tx. Market Report for 2011 Regarding Foreclosures in Rockwall County, Texas. The hometowns in Rockwall County include: Rockwall, Heath, Royse City, Fate and part of Rowlett. There is a great Rockwall County hometown for almost every interest. 1169 Sold Properties in Rockwall County in 2011 274 were Foreclosures in 2011 There are currently 37 Active Foreclosures in Rockwall 2 - Contingent 7 - Option 19 Pending Anyone considering purchasing a foreclosure property or any other property should contact an experienced LOCAL Realtor who knows the area. Search for Foreclosures
Google the (9 comments)
Heath Event | FREE E-Waste Collection | Out & About Rockwall County Tx. - 02/15/12 11:45 AM
Heath Event | FREE E-Waste Collection | Out & About Rockwall County Tx. Out & About Rockwall County Heath, a Great Hometown! The City of Heath is providing a free disposal and recycling of the old and unwanted that may be lurking in your home and garage! This is an opportunity to get rid of all your old stuff and a great way to get a jump start on spring cleaning. What: Free E-Waste Collection Event When: Saturday, February 18 Time: 12:00 to 3 PM Where: Rockwall-Heath High School Acceptable E-Waste Items include: Monitors, tv’s, computers, laptops, printers, copiers, scanners, faxes, main (5 comments)
Selling Your Rockwall Home | Seller Tip | Value Your Home | Rockwall County Tx. - 02/14/12 04:35 PM
Selling Your Rockwall Home | Seller Tip | Value Your Home | Rockwall County Tx. Selling your Rockwall County Home should be a well thought out plan to show your home to the very best advantage. Bathrooms are always one of the major concerns to buyers when looking at homes. One way to do this is to do a major bathroom update, but it can also be done by making the most of what you already have. Remove ALL clutter Organize drawers and cabinets Organize the closets - stage for dramatic surprise Replace dim light bulbs with bright bulbs Open window treatments to let in (11 comments)
Out & About | Local Business | Events | Causes | Rockwall County Texas - 02/14/12 08:16 AM
Out & About | Local Business | Events | Causes | Rockwall County Texas Out & About Rockwall County! Get Out & About and Discover Rockwall County! Celebrate Our Hometowns! YOU are invited to get Out & About Rockwall County and promote your events, causes and business establishments. The Out & About Blog is seen locally, across the nation and the world! Calls and contacts come in from the least unexpected sources. Help spread the word! It's ALL about Rockwall County! Send photos, suggestions for blog posts, promote all the great happenings in our awesome area!
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First Time Homebuyer Info | NOW Is Time to Buy | Rockwall County - 02/13/12 04:11 PM
First Time Homebuyer Facts | NOW Is Time to Buy | Rockwall County First Time Homebuyers! Now Is the Time to Buy Your First Home! Interest rates are at a historical low rate! There is a good inventory of affordable homes! Check out these First Time Homebuyer Facts and act quickly.
Rockwall County Is A Great Place to Live! Search Rockwall County Homes For Sale! Find Value of Your Rockwall County Home!
First Time Homebuyer Info | NOW Is Time to Buy | Rockwall County (8 comments)
Pending Sale - 2314 Fuqua, Rowlett, Texas! This one was priced at a magic number below $100,000. There are other great deals now - NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY! WHY BUY NOW? Interest rates are LOW Bond money is available First Time Buyers' programs available Good inventory of affordable homes Rowlett is a great hometown with lots (6 comments)
THEM! THEM! THEM! What About ME? Who the Heck is THEM? The best I can figure THEM is all the other people we deal with on a daily basis and, unless you are a hermit and never work, this amounts to a lot of THEM in your daily life. This includes every aspect of our life. Think about this and you will discover dozens of THEM in your days. The THEM in our business are what I call the "pieces of the puzzle" meaning it takes all of THEM to make our business (48 comments)
This three bedroom, two bath home in a beautiful established neighborhood is now PENDING! There are other good buys available and NOW is the time to buy your new home in Mesquite, Texas. WHY BUY NOW? Interest rates are LOW Bond money is available First Time Buyers' programs available Good inventory of affordable homes Mesquite is a great hometown with lots of local shopping & dining (2 comments)
Three Bedrooms | Two Baths | Just Listed | Mesquite Texas - 02/10/12 06:38 AM
Three Bedrooms | Two Baths | Just Listed | Mesquite Texas Just Listed! Priced to Sell Now! $99,900. This one owner one-story home is priced to sell - hurry to see it and color it Your New Home! 3300 Riverview, Mesquite Click Photo to See Virtual Slide Show
This three bedrooms, 2 bath home is located on a quiet established street in a popular Mesquite neighborhood. Convenient location features nearby schools, local shopping and dining as well as easy access to Dallas. The island kitchen has a window over the double sink and opens to the cheerful breakfast room with nice windows overlooking the (18 comments)
Living & Loving Rockwall County! Gorgeous Weather! Get Out & About and Discover Rockwall County!
Gorgeous Weather! Enjoy the Moment! Get Out & About and Discover Rockwall County! The weather has been in the mid 60 Degrees the last few days and should reach the 70 Degree mark today. The sun is shining and people are out & about Rockwall County! The sunset was fantastic yesterday! Thankful me, for living in Rockwall County with the ever changing colorful display over Lake Ray Hubbard. Get Out & About and enjoy your great hometown in Rockwall County. There is no place like (15 comments)
You Snooze, You Lose! Who Moved My Cheese! Am I in Oz? - 02/01/12 07:17 AM
You Snooze, You Lose! Don't Ever Fall Asleep! You may wake up in Oz! I recently had an unexpected shut down and was flat on my back with bed rest for several days! I did not access ActiveRain for five days! That hurt! I had faithfully posted my 10 posts each week and commented 10 or more times every day since October 2010! I did not access the Internet at all during those five days! Again, a first in many years! I did not read any real estate related news. I was basically MIA! What in the heck happened? I am trying to get (83 comments)
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