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Hello, can you tell me when Santa goes on break? - 11/30/10 06:23 PM
Hello ..... can you tell me when Santa goes on a break? Me, on the other end of the phone ..... Are you sure you have the right number? Santa?Yes, I would like to know when Santa goes on a break? Ok, like at Woodfield (very large Mall in Schaumburg)?Yes.I wouldn't have any idea when Santa goes on a break because you've called a private cell phone number. I posted a blog last year about Santa's hours at the mall and is that what you are calling about?No, this number is the main number to Santa at Woodfield right? It says (11 comments)
This is a good reason as any for me to write off Yahoo Real Estate! - 11/30/10 05:20 PM
This is as good a reason as any for me to write off Yahoo Real Estate! This is the latest advertisement that I received as a Yahoo User and I can certainly say I'm not happy in the least with this partnership. I don't know why everyone feels they have to 'get in bed' with Zillow? Something about the zzzzz's? Well, for me I will just not include my listings as a personal choice. I currently don't send them to Zillow now because I feel they undercut my sellers value by their zestimates. I list a house for sale at a (11 comments)
Agents in Wonderland: Why Listening to Real Estate "Experts" is Like Following the Hare into the Hole -- and Ending Up in WONDERLAND - 11/25/10 09:54 AM
Real Estate Advice - We search the internet thru newspaper articles, blog posts, blips & blurbs to find the information that we seek to make informed decisions. I do it myself every day for many, many topics. What wouldn't I do? Take advice from someone that wasn't licensed in that profession. Why? Remember that old saying 'CYA'? I want to protect mine - everyday, all day long. I want to take advice, consult, get knowledge only from those that have THE RIGHT to distribute it by having a license, a degree, TRUE EXPERIENCE etc. in their profession. I'm not going to ask my (6 comments)
Northwest Suburbs Housing Market Update - October 2010 - 11/15/10 11:19 AM
Northwest Suburban Housing Forecast Inventory up - Sales down. That's pretty much what the market is projecting for our area over the next 2 months of 2010. What is selling seems to be on the low end of the price range which will further pull down the average or median sales prices in our area.Interest rates have come down further with Freddie Mac reporting that rates on fixed mortgages again fell to their lowest levels this past week, with the average interest on 15-year loans dipping to 3.57 percent from 3.63 percent a week earlier, and the average interest for 30-year (3 comments)
Pet photos with Santa! Help with local shelter fundraiser! - 11/01/10 10:41 AM
Help us raise funds for our dogs & cats on November 6th & 7th, 2010Pet & family photos with Santa. Original photos are emailed after the event. Make your own Holiday cards or share with family and friends. Donations to Almost Home Foundation.Help a good cause - get a great photo with Santa! You can never have too many of those!2 different locations this year:Saturday November 6th from 10:00am -1:00pm: Roselle Animal Hospital 25W 571 Lake Street, Roselle 630-307-2200Sunday November 7th from 10:00am - 5:00pm: Incarnation Church 261 W. Army Trail Road, Bloomingdale 630-351-3249 (9 comments)
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