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The real estate market for 2008 in Muncie and Del. Co. is now pretty well complete and most of us are glad of it. There may be a few last minute entries from late closings, but they won't be enough to change the picture. 2008 Qtr. 1 Qtr. 2 1st Half Qtr. 3 Qtr. 4 2nd Half YTD Units 181 278 459...
One of the nicest Christmas presents I received this year was yesterday when my grandaughter Sarah called to say she was coming to visit and spend the night. She's 20 and a sophomore at IN Univ. and I don't get to spend much time with her. In addition, she's had some life-threatening health issue...
Seems like every publication lately, features some kind of advice for home sellers in today's challenging market. The interesting thing is that nearly all the advice is pretty consistent, but it seems like those who want to sell their homes aren't listening. Let's reconsider the most common sugge...
I recently read an article in USA Today addressing the decline in home prices throughout the country. The article went on to say that in some areas, prices had gone up as much as 178% in the years since 2000 and have now fallen as much a 87%. They quantified the "housing bubble" as occurring when...
I have been a music lover all my life, though I've never had any formal music training. During my 40 years in the Muncie area, however, I've been a choir member in two churches and a participant in two community choirs. It's been my good fortune to serve under and to learn from several directors ...
It's been a long time since my last posting. I must admit that I was all excited about Blogging when I first joined Active Rain, but as time went by, the amount of time involved in maintaining regular postings got to be too much. Therefore, I put off doing it and then got out of the habit. With a...