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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
Post your listings, school information, local events, market reports and more
Consumers peruse these pages for information
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When you are ready to sell your home, then, it’s important to stage it properly. You want to evoke a feeling of warmth. Staging a home doesn’t have to be expensive, you can use the items you already have in your possession. I tell my sellers it’s important to “invite” the buyer in…you want buyers to feel as if they are “at home”. Think about that new model home and how it’s staged…that is what you want. Here are some simple steps to help your home sell faster:
De-clutter all rooms! Get rid of all the knick-knacks. You are (2 comments)
The Power of Prayer: I have always been told that it’s not politically correct to mix business and religion. I recently read an ActiveRain Blog by Loreena Yeo that put things in perspective and inspired me. Please understand, my intent is not to offend anyone. But today, I want the world to know that I believe in the power of prayer.
I love being a Realtor…I find it as personally satisfying as being a Registered Respiratory Therapist. I love helping people and taking care of them. Unfortunately, a couple of years ago…I had emergency surgery and my immunity (8 comments)
QR Codes What are QR Codes?? QR Codes, short for Quick Response, are matrix barcode (or two-dimensional code), readable by dedicated QR barcode readers and by our super-popular camera phones. The code consists of black modules arranged in a square pattern on a white background. The information encoded can be text, URL or other data. My particular code looks like this:
What are QR Codes used for?? It seems everyone has a Smart Phone, like the Droids. I do and I absolutely love mine. It can do anything my laptop can do, but with ease and mobility. I (8 comments)
Molds 101: I decided to blog about Mold…nasty subject that it is. I am also a Registered Respiratory Therapist, for the last 20 years of my life. I could be extremely intensive with this article, but my plan is to keep it simple. I want people to realize how potentially dangerous mold is and what to do about it. But first, I want to explain what mold is, what it can do and how to get rid of it. I have also included hyperlinks if you choose to read further. I highly recommend, as a Respiratory Therapist, that when (43 comments)
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.