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There is more to life than Real Estate. My intention is to provide not only Real Estate information but items that we all face and experience in our daily journey through life.
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As Commander of the Georgetown Rene J. Gagnon American Legion Post #211, I am proud to say the United States officially has designated the Friday before Memorial Day National Poppy Day. Today May 26th the US has joined with other nations who have Poppy Days meant to memorialize those who have ser...
05/26/2017
I read an article on pre-listing home inspections that I'm going to share with you all today. I found it on Inman. I have always liked the idea of pre-listing inspections and appraisals simply because I don't like surprises and neither do sellers. A pre-listing inspection will reveal those things...
05/25/2017
Monday, May 29th is Memorial Day. Communities around the country will be saluting those soldiers that have served and died defending our freedoms. Memorial Day was originally known as Decoration Day, a day when the graves of those veterans who died were strewn/decorated with flowers.  "We cherish...
05/21/2017
Winter's over & Summer's right around the corner! This means vacations, weekends and more outdoor activity. We in the Northeast, are ready for warmer weather & the feel of the Sun on our skin.  Now, I don't know about you, but, before my hair (what's left of it) turned white it was flame red and ...
05/17/2017
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You might like this one if you appreciate fine craftsmanship. Who says inventors and craftsmen weren't sharp 330 or so years ago? A master craftsman is difficult to come across but, I'm going to share a working piece of art with you. It's called, the Wilkes Detector Lock. I'm sure you will be as ...
05/15/2017
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Where would we all be without Mothers?My father always told me "Don't get between a mother and her cub." I think we all know what that means.I'd like to share this poem I found about mothers. I have heard the expression "The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world" since I was...
05/14/2017
Unless you're ladened with cash most folks purchasing Real Estate will do so by obtaining a mortgage. There are things that everyone needs to know about the mortgage process and preparing yourself to obtain a mortgage. These days people need to submit a preapproval/prequalification letter along w...
05/13/2017
The summer theater season is about to begin! Pam & I have been season ticket holders at the North Shore Music Theater (NSMT) in Beverly, MA for years. NSMT is a small and intimate theater in the round. There are no bad seats.The theater season begins with my favorite musical "Music Man", followed...
05/12/2017
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Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) is required if the buyer has less than a 20% downpayment. It protects the BANK from losing money when a homeowner stops paying the monthly mortgage payments and goes into foreclosure. Depending on the whims of Congress, PMI payments are sometimes deductible. Check...
05/10/2017
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                   Do You Know the Cost of Waiting? "He who hesitates is lost" is an old proverb. It means...A person who spends too much time contemplating what to do may miss a valuable but fleeting opportunity. In the current Real Estate Market buyers are finding themselves in a higher state o...
05/07/2017
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