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Best Marketing Money Spent As A Realtor - 03/21/11 04:51 PM
I just spent $135 to better my marketing as a Realtor, and I mean "just" less than an hour ago! I spent marketing money on a Sony Cybershot camera with a panorama photo feature. Already I feel like a million bucks! The camera is the best marketing money I EVER spent as a Realtor! My listings will now have the extra marketing and advertising spark so many listings are lacking, and result in more home buyer showings than the competition netting more money for my home sellers. I'm so excited and wanted to share my newly discovered, low cost real estate business boosting tool with fellow (7 comments)
Spring Sprung in Southwest Ohio - 03/20/11 06:39 PM
Spring Sprung in Southwest Ohio finally! "Selebrate" the Spring season with a stroll to one of Southwest Ohio's favorite districts, the Oregon District! The Oregon District now boasts a NEW establishment, just opened this month - Lucky's Taproom and Eatery.
Lucky's Taproom and Eatery, Oregon District, 520 East Fifth Street, Dayton, Ohio, 45402 Hours of Operation: Monday - Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 a.m. Price Range: $1 - $10 Food Styles: American (Traditional), Burgers, Diners, Fast Food, Hot Dogs, Sandwiches, Vegan, Vegetarian Parking: Street and Parking Lot General Manager: Drew Trick Attire: Casual Payment Options: Visa, Mastercard, Discover Culinary Team: Shawn McTaggart (2 comments)
Celebrate Mardis Gras in Beavercreek - 03/08/11 05:11 PM
Celebrate Mardis Gras in Beavercreek McCormick & Schmick's Mardi Gras Creole Wine Dinner 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10 4429 Cedar Park Drive at The Greene, Beavercreek $50 includes wine, food and tip. Four-course Creole menu paired with French wines. Reservations are required. More info: Contact Jason Kersey at (937) 431-9765 (0 comments)
9 Eco-Friendly Kitchen Ideas - 03/08/11 04:20 AM
9 Eco-Friendly Kitchen Ideas Give your kitchen a green makeover with these eco-friendly tips. Designers and experts share insight on materials, products and designs that are perfect for outfitting an eco-friendly kitchen. Bamboo According to housewares expert Gus Dallas, the latest in environmentally friendly kitchens includes fast-growing bamboo. The material makes great cutting boards and it can also be used for backsplashes and flooring. Scrap wood IKEA kitchen designer Martha Saldumbide says, "Where we can spare the environment, we do. We use a lot of scrap wood. It's the wood that nobody else wants but it's still really good hard wood." (11 comments)
Home Improvement Apps for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry - 03/04/11 01:36 AM
Home Improvement Apps for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry Application software, also known as an application or an "app", is computer software designed to help the user to perform specific tasks. Downloadable iPhone, Android, and Blackberry apps offer ways to maintain, improve, and save money on your home. (New!) Home Improvement Apps for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry: Your Digital Toolbox Downloadable iPhone and Android apps offer ways to maintain, improve, and save money on your home. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2011 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (1 comments)
7 Mortgage Interest Deduction Myths - 03/04/11 01:27 AM
7 Mortgage Interest Deduction Myths Don't let confusion or misinformation from others lead to an audit! Mortgage interest is a tax-deductible expense. A home mortgage interest deduction allows taxpayers who own their homes to reduce their taxable income by the amount of interest paid on the loan. For more information, click the link below to read the full article. (New!) 7 Mortgage Interest Deduction Myths Think losing the mortgage interest deduction would be no big deal? We bust seven myths to show why the cost is bigger than you think. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2011 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (2 comments)
How to Collect Energy Tax Credits - 03/04/11 01:16 AM
How to Collect Energy Tax CreditsFederal tax credits are available for homeowners who purchase energy-efficient equipment, appliances, and make improvements to their homes. What's covered, what's not, how to collect the energy tax credits, and the amount of the credit can be confusing. Read the linked article available for information on the specifics of how to collect the energy tax credits. 2011 Energy Tax Credits: What You Need to Know to Collect Washington is giving you less green for going green, as the feds reel back the 2011 energy tax credits from a lavish $1,500 to a paltry $500. Read Visit (0 comments)
Home Spring Cleaning with Green, Eco-Friendly Tips - 03/04/11 12:55 AM
Home Spring Cleaning with Green, Eco-Friendly Tips The beginning of Spring is the time of year to remove the winter blues from the home! Many homeowners made New Year's resolutions to clean up their acts. Spring is a great time to set aside for cleaning a house. Spring cleaning at home may never be effortless, but the project can be more manageable and a green, eco-friendly task too! Spring Cleaning Guide Make spring cleaning less of a chore by following these smarter—and mostly greener—tips for this annual rite of homeownership. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2011 (3 comments)
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