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Charming home in Crystal - 02/24/10 08:54 AM
We have been going to this home for years now as the owner is the commissioner of our fantasy football league. Each year they have added onto, updated or improved this home. One year they added a wrap around deck to the back of the home. Another year they put in a bow window in the living room. Hardwood floors in the kitchen and living room the next visit. Even installed french doors in the living room for easy access to the deck. Other items weren't so noticeable like repairing the chimney. Fixing the roof over the addition. Installing ceramic tile (0 comments)
GPS enabled home search right from your cell phone - 02/22/10 10:48 AM
How would you like to know what homes are for sale nearby? How much is that home on the corner? What is my neighbor selling thier home for? Can I afford this home? How can I quickly schedule a showing of the new home on the market? All of the questions can be answered with the latest phone application from Smarter Agent. This application is free to use and download ( standard cell charges apply, but if you have an unlimited data plan, no additional charges will be seen). How does it work? Simply text JFRIDAY to 87778 to obtain the (1 comments)
Joel Friday Earns NAR Short Sales and Foreclosure Certification - 02/17/10 10:51 AM
Joel Friday Earns NAR Short Sales and Foreclosure Certification Buyers and Sellers Benefit from REALTOR® Expertise in Distressed Sales Coon Rapids, MN, 2/16/2010 — Joel Friday with DMR Realty, Inc. has earned the nationally recognized Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource certification. The National Association of REALTORS® offers the SFR certification to REALTORS® who want to help both buyers and sellers navigate these complicated transactions, as demand for professional expertise with distressed sales grows. According to a recent NAR survey, nearly one-third of all existing homes sold recently were either short sales or foreclosures. For many real estate professionals, short sales and (3 comments)
Via Diana Geremia (longandfoster.com): The new lift or removal of the 90 day FHA/ HUD seasoning requirement came about Feb 1 2010 for all new purchases. Previously to resell a property an investor had to hold it for 90 days before they could resell it can be sold right away. This change indicates to me the government sees a need to involve investors in the recovery efforts of the housing crisis. Possibly as the first time home buyer tax credit winds down the investors will be needed to buy up these houses and resell them. Often after making desirable repairs the homeowner (0 comments)
We started off early so we could be in Cape Girdaeau by kick off, we stopped in Medford for breakfast at McDonalds. We picked up the Avenue of the Saints at the Iowa border and followed that through Iowa. Our 2nd stop was in Waterloo Ia. Doing good on time we stopped in Mount Vernon Ia for gas and lunch. Just passed through Hannibal MO. Hoping to be in Cape Giradeau for kick off! 1:44 PM Jan 24th. Hit Cape Giradeau by 5 now watching Vikes at Applebees. Great game but they lost in OT. (0 comments)
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