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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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This Old House is Sold: ActiveRain Brings the Google Juice!!!!! - 11/30/08 12:25 AM
Those of You Here on ActiveRain who Know me Understand I am Technology Challenged so when I began this Blogging stuff I was a little skeptical to say the least. Since the investment was affordable, zero dollars, the only thing I had to lose was some of my time so I jumped in on a hit and miss basis. Today I am a changed man as I have come to understand the power of the Internet and the definition of Google Juice plus the fact ActiveRain brings both to my fingertips. The Old House Pictured Here Was built in 1920 and it (64 comments)
You're So Lucky!!!! Yeah Right. - 11/22/08 06:21 PM
After being in the Real Estate Business for 20 Plus Years I have learned hard work and determination brings positive results but it amazes me how some people equate Work that produces success with simply being Lucky. After all effort was put into the Work that produced the results and luck may be a factor but in and of itself luck is only a byproduct of the work. Last Saturday I held an Open House on a new listing that was priced to sell by the Bank who had foreclosed on the property. Normally the home that is held "Open" does not sell at (28 comments)
Homeowners Beware of Mortgage Relief Scams. - 11/14/08 06:15 PM
With The Economy in a Downturn Many Homeowners are Unable to Keep up With Rising Mortgage Payments. Some are suffering from a job loss and others have become overwhelmed by rising interest rates that are adjusting on their mortgage loans. The fact is this has become an epidemic across the Country as we hear and see stories everyday about the housing situation. With The Current Problems Facing these Homeowners We Now are Seeing Scam Companies Promising Help but their Motive is Greed. They will promise to speak with your lender and try to work out a loan Modification to lower the (17 comments)
Since The Holiday Season Is Quickly Approaching and As Always I Am Reminded How Much My Family Means To Me I am once again remembering when our kids were just that, Kids!!! Once again I am reminded as I grow older I am sounding more and more like my parents but the kids do grow up fast. The Great Thing About Families is no Matter How Many Miles May Separate the Members we are still close through our Love for each other and with pictures such as this the time spent together is recorded to last a lifetime. This picture (18 comments)
Buying a Home? Get Your Plan Together. - 11/06/08 07:30 PM
The Current Real Estate Market Offers many Great Values with lower prices and very favorable interest rates on home loans. The inventory of available homes gives you the home buyer many options to choose from as far as amenities, location, size and those things that are important to your needs. Many of the Homes on the Market are Still Receiving Multiple Offers as savy buyers are snapping up the best deals as soon as the property is placed on the market, This has caused much frustration for some buyers in the Murrieta California market as they have lost out on homes that (13 comments)
Today Will Make History: Take a Moment to Give Thanks. - 11/04/08 06:03 PM
Today History will be Made in the United States of America irregardless of the candidate you or I personally cast our respective ballot for. At the end of this day Our country will either have the first black President or the first female Vice President in the history of this Great Land and the world is watching. The beauty of it is we are witnessing history in the making. Much has been written about this Election and Tempers have Flared, even on ActiveRain, but we as Americans are a Blessed People and may we not hold opposing views against one another by (14 comments)
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