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When nice turns into being too nice. - 06/30/07 10:51 PM
Not to toot my horns but I would I am a pretty nice person, I got it from my mom, she was kind hearted and gave more of herself that anyone I've ever known. But when is nice too nice? I have always had a problem with saying "NO" I go above and beyond to help people and I've notice that not everyone does the same for others or even me. I find comfort in knowing that my reward will come , if not in this life in the next. I have a girlfriend who is always asking for favors, her car is (20 comments)
How does your ethnicity affect your real estate business? - 06/29/07 12:17 AM
I know this topic might be a bit sensitive, but I wanted to get AR's feedback about how ones ethnicity influences their business, if at all. A couple months ago a young man posted a blog about his name and how he thought because it identified him as someone from a certain region, that it might affect his business. I have only been an agent for about 6 month now and I've notice that I work with 95% African Americans, Why do you think that it? Well I wondered if my marketing was targeted to this segment of the market and my conclusion (115 comments)
Imagine a place where lush vegetation surrounded you Where waterfalls are natural and not man made Where a white sandy beach is never more than a mile a way And where everyone is so friendly and hospitable, and the locals always have a smile on their faces Where it's always warm, not hot, because the ocean breeze is always there to cool you down Where you can live off 300 dollars a month Imagine the perfect getaway Imagine the closest thing to paradise on earth Imagine my island Grenada
Thing to do In Lawrenceville Georgia - 06/27/07 01:22 PM
This bustling beautiful city is located only a couple miles northwest of Atlanta. With a population of about 27,000, Lawrenceville has just the right number of hospitable residents with diverse communities. The average home in Lawrenceville is approximately 144K and the housing options are just as diverse as this city's population. You can snag a condo, townhouse single family or if you're thinking of investing you can find a generous number of multi - family units to choose from. So you might be asking "what can I get into in this city, you know just for fun?' Discovery Mills Location: The junction of I-85, (4 comments)
If they don't care why should I? - 06/26/07 08:32 AM
So your buyer got approved to purchase a home for up to 170, 000.00 FANTASTIC!!They're excited that they can purchase their first home and you're excited for them, after all that's one of the reasons you're still in the business, you take pride in knowing that you've help individuals and family achieved part of the American dream...YEAHHHH!!! Can we go look at houses then?, let's get the ball rolling!!"Mr. Buyer you got approved for 170, 000. But off course you don't have to get a house for 170K... keep in mind you're looking at a mortgage of 1100 bucks a month"... yeah (9 comments)
Things to do in Suwanee GA this summer - 06/25/07 09:20 PM
Adrenaline Climbing Adrenaline Climbing is Atlanta and Gwinnett's indoor rock climbing and rappelling center. They offer 12,500 square ft of fun and safe climbing, including a huge bouldering cave, extreme overhangs, a massive canyon roof and a 25 ft. slide/climbing area reserved for kids only. Everyone from novices to experienced climbers will find challenges to conquer at Adrenaline Climbing. Equipment rental and instruction are available. A variety of Summer Camp programs are offered for children ages eight to 15 Olde Atlanta Golf Club The 18-hole "Olde Atlanta" course at the Olde Atlanta Golf Club facility in Suwanee, Georgia features 6,789 yards of golf (0 comments)
Because of the current inventory and competition on the market home sellers are becoming more realistic and are offering more competitive pricing to buyers. In addition sellers are willing to accept lower offers. A savvy buyer with good agent representation can get a property for a considerable amount less than the market value . The market is now the best it's been for first time homebuyers in several years with the high inventory on the marker (up to 6-8 months) not only does it have a favorable effect on price but on the options available to buyers when choosing their new home or (0 comments)
Suwanee Georgia - 06/22/07 03:29 PM
Where: Suwanee, Georgia, 30 miles north of Atlanta. Population: Approximately 12, 000. Estimated House/Condo Value: 268,700K Elementary Schools Level Creek Elementary Parsons Elementary Riverside Elementary Settles Bridge Elementary Sharon Elementary Suwanee Elementary Walnut Grove Elementary Middle Schools Riverwatch Middle Lanier Middle School High Schools Collins Hill High School North Gwinnett High School Peachtree Ridge High School Search Suwanee homes here (3 comments)
It's father's day and I wanted to remember all the great mothers like mine, who are doing it alone. The mom who managed to balance work, being a mother, father and looking fine all at the same time Those moms who never thought of themselves, or complained about giving...the mom who lives to love and give Moms like mine who earned not only one special day but two for being a mother as well as a dad Happy father's day mom, you're the best dad I could have ever asked for!! With a mother like you, can a girl really ask for more? (7 comments)
Lilburn GA - 06/16/07 10:42 PM
Lilburn is located in the western part of Gwinnett County, in the state of Georgia. The railroad runs through the old town area and Lawrenceville Highway (Highway 29) is the main corridor of traffic. Lilburn is also the home to the largest public school in Georgia, Berkmar High School and athletic-heavy Parkview High School Famous Residents of Lilburn Lilburn is the hometown of Atlanta Braves right-fielder Jeff Francoeur. It is also where NBA Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins lives with his family. Lilburn was the hometown of Kate Michael, Miss District of Columbia 2006. Michael now resides in Washington D.C. As of the census (1 comments)
The second oldest city around Atlanta; Lawrenceville was incorporated in 1952. A central city in the Gwinnett County Lawrenceville nestles only miles from downtown Atlanta. In 2006 the population of Lawrenceville was estimated to be about 28,000. The estimated home value is estimated to be around 152K. Races in Lawrenceville: White Non-Hispanic (69.3%) Black (13.6%) Hispanic (12.1%) Other race (4.5%) Two or more races (2.4%) Other Asian (1.0%) Vietnamese (0.8%) American Indian (0.7%) Thinking of moving to this beautiful city? Need more Information.. Contact the expert Nattalie:678-270-7127 Or search homes in Lawrenceville now. Click here (0 comments)
Gather as much information as possible, in other words educate yourself. Get information about the market, the inventory, the buying process, how long it will take, what you need in terms of finances ect. Find a knowledgeable agent, someone you feel comfortable working with. Don't feel pressured into signing anything, this is one of the biggest investment decisions you may ever make. Be confident take your time and don't be rushed into anything. Shop around for the best financing option for which you qualify. Get an independent inspection done of the property before close Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or (2 comments)
Things to do in Dekalb County GA - 06/08/07 08:22 AM
Stone Mountain Park - Home to the largest exposed piece of granite in the world and Georgia's newest attraction, Stone Mountain Park is one of the United States' most popular attractions, hosting over 4 million visitors annually. Visitors can explore the Park's 3,200 acres of lakes and woodlands, several attractions including their latest attraction Crossroads, as well as a variety of recreational activities including golf, tennis, swimming, boating, and hiking. Stone Mountain is managed by Silver Dollar City, Inc Fernbank Museum's Open Fernbank Museum's doors to discover a world of dinosaurs, artifacts, science interactives, shells, wildlife, IMAX® films and more as you learn about (1 comments)
•1. Fox theatre Listed on the National Register of Historic Places this 1929 Moorish/Egyptian/Art Deco fantasy hosts a wide variety of live performances, plus a summer movie series and year-round tours. The Fox Theatre is located in Midtown on historic Peachtree Street. •2. Georgia Aquarium The Georgia Aquarium is one of the largest aquariums in the world and home to more than 55,000 animals from 500 Species in five million gallons of fresh and marine water. The Georgia Aquarium is located in downtown Atlanta, across from Centennial Olympic Park and the Georgia World Congress Center. •3. Six Flag over Georgia The South's premier family theme (0 comments)
Points 2 NLS - How do you like it? - 06/01/07 09:42 PM
I recently upgraded from the Points2NLS standard to Professional option. The website's standard option is free of charge and has quite a bit of options if you ask me, I upgraded because the professional option price increased by 10 bucks as of today and I wanted access to some of the other features not available on the standard option. I love this website, because it's easy to customize and doesn't take a professional web designer to make your site look professional. The price is not bad as well. But what I love most about Point2nls is the statistics options, you can see how (13 comments)
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