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I get my day started with "Life is Beautiful" - 07/25/08 09:28 AM
I get my day started with "Life is Beautiful" I attended a Real Estate Seminar where they had featured a Motivation Speaker by the name of "Terry Watson" who hails from Chicago. I thoroughly enjoyed listening to him and he made all kinds of interesting points and his energy was amazing. One of the things he touched on was not to watch the media on television in the morning. Not a lot of positive things are reported and who wants to start their day that way? He suggests to listen to music or other motivational materials. So I am a Rock-n-Roll (9 comments)
Cell Phones Causing Brain Cancer? - 07/24/08 09:35 PM
Cell Phones Causing Brain Cancer? As a Realtor my cell phone is my lifeline and if my phone is not ringing I get worried. Now I have new reasons to worry about my cell phone. In Pittsburgh today the head of a prominent cancer research institute issued an unprecedented warning to his faculty and staff on Wednesday. Warning people to limit their cell phone usage because of the possible risk of cancer. This warning came from Dr. Ronald B. Herberman, director of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. He says it takes too long to get answers from science and he (12 comments)
Realtor.Com Is it worth the Money? - 07/24/08 04:51 PM
Realtor.Com , Is it worth the Money? I am at a Cross Roads when it comes to Realtor.com and would like your input. All listings go into Realtor.com for free where they post one picture and provide minimal information. Last year I signed up with Realtor.com in order to receive the "Showcase Listing Enhancements". This feature allows me to have multiple pictures, provide detailed information and provides a link to my website. I understand that if you work for Coldwell Banker you get this for free! I don't, I work for ERA so I have to pay it. Realtor.com determines the amount (27 comments)
Kathy's Favorite Budget Decorating Ideas - 07/24/08 02:57 PM
Kathy's Favorite Budget Decorating Ideas •· Paint Paint simply put is the cheapest investment you can make, where you will receive the most dramatic result, says 24 Hour Design's Angelo Surmelis. So go ahead, and put some color on those walls for a fresh and inexpensive new look. •· Sew Your Own Linens This is where Big Money can be saved! If you have a sewing machine, or know someone with a sewing machine, you can quickly and easily transform patterned flat sheets into curtain panels, pillow and duvet covers, tablecloths, even slipcovers and just pay a fraction of what you'd shell (4 comments)
You are still Over-Priced, even with a Free Car! - 07/24/08 09:43 AM
You Are Still Over-Priced, even with a Free Car! I recently tried to get an appointment with a fsbo Seller. The House is terribly overpriced given our current market. I asked him how he came up with his Sales Price and he told me he did his research on-line but was not completely clear with his answer. As we walked me through the house he was quick to point out improvements made and the cost for each. Now I can see how he came up with his price.
I asked if he read the Newspaper or watch the Media (13 comments)
You Want Bigger Numbers, Well here they are! - 07/17/08 11:24 AM
You Want Bigger Numbers, Well here they are! Now a days it seems as if every other listing appointment that I go to, the Sellers just keep telling me they need more money, that the Numbers just aren't "Big Enough". I am to the point now that when I research the Expired listings in my Area I don't even consider contacting them if they bought a house within the last 6 to 8 years, 10 years for Condos and that is a push and it better be a real nice condo too. Now mind you that most Sellers thru the years (10 comments)
The Power of Paint! - 07/15/08 11:20 AM
The Power of Paint! In Today's Market now more than ever, I tell every Seller I speak with that you just cannot give a Buyer any Reason not to Purchase. With the limited amount of Mortgage Programs available that Buyers can actually apply for and close (providing the lender is still in business) every Buyer counts! I can appreciate the fact, that most of these Seller's have taken most of the equity out of their homes and of course spent the money. But surely you would think they could spend a few bucks for some paint. You would be surprised, however (8 comments)
Does Anyway Believe in the Stella Awards? I mean like really! - 07/15/08 10:28 AM
Does Anyone Believe in the Stella Awards? I mean like really! It's time again for the annual 'Stella Awards'! For those unfamiliar with these awards, they are names after 81-year-old Stella Liebeck who spilled hot coffee on herself and successfully sued the McDonald's in New Mexico where she purchased the coffee. You remember, she took the lid off the coffee and put it between her knees while she was driving. Who would ever think one could get burned doing that, right?That's right; these are awards for the most outlandish lawsuits and verdicts in the U.S. You know, the kinds of cases that make you scratch your head. So keep your head scratcher handy.Here are the Stella's for the past (3 comments)
Not at $4.00 a Gallon are you Getting in my Car! - 07/15/08 12:06 AM
Not at $4.00 a Gallon are you getting in my car! With Gas Prices at an all time high, I am more conscience than ever where I am driving. Do I really need to go to the store or drive half way out of town to go to a concert? With the massive amounts of "Foreclosures" and "Short Sales" it seems that buyers are literally coming out of the wood work. But are these Buyers truly able to Buy and Close on a House is the Question. I had a Buyer I was working with (had is the operative word) (22 comments)
Buyers are like Dogs, but hey that's not fair I actually like my Dog! - 07/14/08 11:07 PM
Buyers are like Dogs, but hey that's not Fair I actually like my Dog! With the massive amount of "Foreclosures" being listed by the Banks, It just seems that more and more Buyers think they are going to "Steal a House". I mean it is getting to be ridiculous. But are these the Buyers we really want? I worked with this one particular Buyer and during our time together which was well over 6 months (I know, don't even get me started) I would show her property after property and she was just so unrealistic. She would finally find a (20 comments)
Don't Forget the Kids When You Move! Buying a Home in 2008 is very much different than in years past. Today many Buyers have to work multiple jobs and most households are a 2 income family. With that said, Kathy Hyatt with ERA Ace Realty & Investments is proud to announce ~ERA Kids~ This is a new and exciting web-based interactive Game Application you will find on our website of ERA.com and Kathy Hyatt.com. This Website is geared towards engaging the entire family in the home buying process. Kathy Hyatt together with ERA has discovered that more (5 comments)
2 Bedroom Waterfront Condo in Margate, Florida - 07/14/08 12:59 PM
2 Bedroom Waterfront Condo in Margate, Florida *** *** $135,000 2/2 Condominium, 808 Under Air SF, First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com BEST PRICED 2/2 in Upscale Gated Community on the Water in Beautiful "Viewpointe" of Margate. Buyers will love the Vaulted Ceilings in the Living Room & Beautiful Ceramic Tile thru out. Super Roomy Kitchen has lots of Cabinets with a Pantry Too! Buyers will love the Large Window in the Kitchen with a Great Breakfast (0 comments)
2 Bedroom Waterfront Condo in Oakland Park Florida - 07/14/08 12:54 PM
2 Bedroom Waterfront Condo in Oakland Park, Florida *** *** BEST PRICED 2/2 Water Front Condo in Beautiful Mira Lago. $145,000 1200 square feet under air, First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: firstname.lastname@example.org Buyers will love the Vaulted Ceilings in the Spacious Living Room and breath taking views of the the Lake. The Living Room has Warm and Inviting Wood Laminate Floors. The Kitchen has lots of Cabinets with a Pantry too! Light streams in thru the Large (0 comments)
4 Bedroom Home in Oakland Park, Florida - 07/14/08 12:47 PM
4 Bedroom Home in Oakland Park, Florida ******* BEST PRICED 4/2 Home on Huge Lot in Desirable East Oakland Park Neighborhood. $350,000 4/2 Bedroom, Square Feet 2344 under Air, First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com Just Minutes from Fabulous Fort Lauderdale Beach! Buyers will just love the Brick Entryway with Wooden Deck Leading to the front Door. Large picture window overlooks the Lushly Landscaped Front Yard. This home has an Open Floor Plan and was made (0 comments)
Rental in 55+ Community in Plantation, Florida - 07/08/08 11:53 AM
Rental in 55+ Community in Plantation, Florida ~~~ ~~~ $1050 Monthly Rental for 2/2 Home with 1 Car Garage BEST PRICED RENTAL in Desirable 55+ Neighborhood in Plantation. This is the Home for Seniors who want to enjoy Life in Beautiful South Florida. This Wonderful Community has full Amenities from Pool and Tennis to also a Fabulous Clubhouse that has Classes and Workshops you can participate in. The Home has 2 Large Bedrooms and 2 Roomy Bathrooms and a Wonderful Large Galley-Style Kitchen with Breakfast Area overlooking the Family Room. This Great Home has a 1 Car Garage and Full Size (0 comments)
Polo Glen Condominium in Plantation, Florida - 07/08/08 11:47 AM
Polo Glen Condominium in Plantation, Florida ~~~ ~~~ BEST PRICED Luxury Condo in Prestigious Polo Glen of Plantation $125,000 1 Bedroom 1 Bath 804 Square Feet Under Air First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: firstname.lastname@example.org This Award Winning Community features all the amenties you would expect, Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Resort Style Swimming Pools along with a State-of-the-Art Fitness Center. Once you enter this Gated Community you feel right at home. The vaulted ceilings in the living room feel spacious (0 comments)
Rental in Jacaranda County Club in Plantation, Florida - 07/08/08 11:40 AM
Rental in Jacaranda County Club in Plantation, Florida ~~~ ~~ Best Priced Rental in Upscale Plantation Golf Community. $1000 Monthly Rental, 2 Bedroom 2 Bath 1112 Square Feet Under Air Fantastic Lake & Golf Course views in Prestigious Jacaranda Neighborhood. Light streams into the 20 X 13 Living Room with Custom Mirrors on the wall. Buyers will enjoy the large Walk-In closets in the Master Bedroom and drink their morning coffee on the Screened in Balcony overlooking the Golf Course. Cieling fans in everyroom keep this unit cool and so will the large community pool complete with clubhouse. The Grounds are kept (0 comments)
Floral Heights Home in Plantation, Florida - 07/08/08 11:38 AM
Floral Heights Home in Plantation, Florida ~~~ ~~~ BEST PRICED 3/2 in Popular "Floral Heights" Neighborhood $210,000.00 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1215 Square Feet Under Air First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com Centrally located, this well cared for Home was made for Entertaining. This Home is Lushly Landscaped with a Fantastic Back Yard. The Home is fully Fenced-In for Privacy with a Great Wooden Deck leading from the Patio to the Bar-B-Q Area which runs on (0 comments)
Plantation Park Home in Plantation Florida - 07/08/08 11:35 AM
Plantation Park Home located in Plantation, Florida *** *** ~BEST PRICED Single Family Home in East Plantation with No Homeowners Association!! $299,900 3 Bedroom 2 Bath 1079 Square Feet under Air First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: firstname.lastname@example.org Living Room has a Wonderful Bay Window and Buyers will Love the Spacious Galley-Style Kitchen with Ceramic Counter Top and Wall to Wall Glass Windows overlooking the Screened in Patio & Huge Fenced In Back Yard Complete with Mature Fruit (0 comments)
Parc Central located in Aventura, Florida - 07/08/08 11:32 AM
Parc Central located in Avenura, Florida *** *** BEST PRICED~Luxury High Rise Condo in the Heart of Aventura! $184,500.00 1 Bedroom, 1 and Half Bath, 1065 Sq Feet on Under First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com Superb location just minutes from the beach and easy walking distance to Aventura Mall. This Condominium has amazing amenties including 24 hour Security, Concierge Service, Valet Parking, Resort Style Swimming Pools with Cabana, State-of-the Art Gymnasium and so much (0 comments)
Lakeview Townhomes in Miramar, Florida - 07/08/08 11:29 AM
Lakeview Townhomes in Miramar, Florida *** *** BEST PRICED Townhome in Beautiful "Lakeview" of Miramar $267,000 3 Bedroom 2 and Half Bathrooms in the Highly Desirable Gated Community of "Lakeview". First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: firstname.lastname@example.org Pride of Ownership Lives Here!! From the moment you enter you feel right at HOME. The Walls are Beautifully Painted & Features Custom Crown Molding. The Kitchen is a "Cook's Dream" with Impressive Maple Cabinets & A Breakfast Counter. Ceramic Tile on 1st (0 comments)
Cobblestone Walk in Coral Springs, Florida - 07/08/08 11:25 AM
Cobblestone Walk in Coral Springs, Florida *** *** $249,900 3 Bedroom, 2 and half Bathrooms 1583 Square Feet under Air Upscale Gated Community on the Water in Desirable Coral Springs First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com Pride of Ownership Lives Here! Buyers will love the Open Floor Plan with Roomy Eat-In Kitchen. Light streams thru the Glass Doors into the Living Room and Buyers will enjoy their coffee on the sreened in patio overlooking the Water. (0 comments)
homes for sale - 07/08/08 11:22 AM
Fabulous 4 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Home with over 3,000 square feet under air! Homes sits on a Wide Canal and has a Huge Yard and Heated Pool Seller Will Pay Closings Costs!! Seller will Hold Mortgage!!! First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: firstname.lastname@example.org So many more wonderful features and details to tell you, so call Kathy at 954-347-0244 to find out more about this Magnificent Home and for a Private Viewing. Please also check out my website (0 comments)
2832 S.W. 14 Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312 - 07/08/08 11:13 AM
2832 S.W. 14 Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312 *** *** $210,000.00 3/2 Great East Fort Lauderdale Home with 3,000 square feet under air 3 Bedroom and 2 Bathroom Home with over 2100 Square Feet Under Air Home sits on a Large Corner Lot and has an underground 6-8 person Jacuzzi Seller Will Pay Closing Costs!! First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com Fabulous 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Brick Front Home with 1 Car Garage and Inside Laundry (0 comments)
2241 S.W. 83 Avenue, Miramar, Florida 33025 - 07/01/08 07:57 PM
2241 S.W. 83rd Avenue, Miramar, Florida 33025 *** *** $239,950.00 3/2 Waterfront Gated Townhome, MLS# F936420 3 Bedroom and 2.5 Bathrooms with over 1500 Square Feet Under Air! Home has a Private Back Yard and is located in a Lakefront Gated Community. Seller Will Pay Closing Costs!! First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: firstname.lastname@example.org 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Home with 1 Car Garage in the Highly Desirable Gated Community of "Lakeview Townhomes". Buyers will love the Newly Remodeled (0 comments)
8390 N.W. 28 Place, Sunrise, Florida 33322 - 07/01/08 07:54 PM
8390 N.W. 28 Place, Sunrise, Florida 33322 *** *** $275,000.00 3/2 Pool Home in Sunrise Florida 3 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms with over 1400 Square Feet Under Air! Home sits in a Desirable Sunrise Neighorhood and has a Heated Pool. Seller Will Pay Closing Costs!! First Time Homebuyers are Eligible for a Tax Credit up to $7,500.00 on the purchase of this Home. Call Kathy Hyatt at 954-347-0244 for Details or email Kathy at: email@example.com Best Priced 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Pool Home in Desirable Sunrise Neighborhood. This Fantastic Home has an Open Floor Plan for Easy Entertaining with peaceful (0 comments)
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