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I think not. I am a Newbie. I've made an investment in blogging and reading and doing the profile and so on and so on. I have been working at getting a clue about exactly what Active Rain is and what it can mean to me and my business. Please correct me if I am wrong.....the points get you to the top of the ranking system in your local area....right? That can be good and may bring your referrals? Correct? There are some good ways to do this and some not so good ways to do this. Correct? So THAT is rather all I (5 comments)
Federal Reserve cuts key interest rate - 09/18/07 02:33 PM
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer 29 minutes ago WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve cut a key interest rate for the first time in four years, seeking with an aggressive half-point move to prevent a steep housing slump and turbulent financial markets from triggering a recession. The Fed announced Tuesday that it was reducing its target for the federal funds rate, the interest that banks charge each other, from 5.25 percent to 4.75 percent. The half-point reduction was double the quarter-point move that many economists had been expecting. The action was designed to boost economic growth by lowering borrowing costs for millions (1 comments)
Redding Beer & Wine Festival - 09/18/07 12:01 PM
Upcoming Events Viva highlights exciting events that draw attention and people to downtown Redding. Visit our Calendar page for listings of other Viva supported events. Redding Beer & Wine Festival Date: Sat, Sep 15 - 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Location: On Market Street in Downtown Redding - 1700 Block - In front of the historic Cascade Theatre Tickets $30 before the event - $35 at the door Advance tickets available at Raleys Supermarkets In Redding and Red Bluff read more » Viva Downtown Redding A Main Street Organization is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the cultural, social, and economic development of downtown Redding. Our focus (0 comments)
Blues by the River Festival, Redding, CA - 09/18/07 11:58 AM
The Shasta Blues Society is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of American "Blues" music.As a 501 (c) (3) volunteer organization we are dedicated to the enhancement and promulgation of the Blues as an American cultural art form.The SBS supports Blues in Schools by sponsoring the "Sacto" Mickey Traina Memorial Blues Scholarship. Sept. 13th & 14th, 7pm -11pmPre-blues extravaganza at LuLu'sThursday & Friday evening, 7pm to 11pmFeaturing three bands each nightNo Charge Sept. 15th, 16th AnnualBlues by the River Festival Tickets on Sale at Herried Music, 2148 Market St, 243-7283Bernie's Guitar, 3086 Bechelli Lane, 223-2040LuLu's, 2230 Pine St, 243-6251 in Redding, (2 comments)
48 Hours and Active Rain Has Changed Me Forever! - 09/18/07 11:15 AM
Well, what can I say. About a week ago, I joined Active Rain and 48 hours ago I posted my first blog. I thought I would be illuminating the real estate industry with my wisdon. WOW.....48 hours later.....the novice bows to the power of change and Active Rain. I am a changed person and so excited about what is happening in this forum. I am addicted and excited to see such a wealth of knowledge, sharing and celebration on every level. I now look back on my first blog and feel as though I have gone from kindergarten to graduating from kindergarten with the (6 comments)
Shasta County MLS Data Jeanean Gendron 530 276-7417 www.jrgendron.com (0 comments)
Real Estate Professionals--GMAC 2nd Nationwide in Customer Service, Redding, CA - 09/16/07 06:03 PM
Quie Award--Real Estate Professionals--GMAC is second in the nation in recognition for highest level of service excellence and customer satisfaction in the real estate industry. It's not easy to be the best, especially when there is so much competition in the real estate industry. But Quality Service Certification, Inc. and Leading Research Corporation have identified 20 companies and offices that, according to consumers, deliver the best service quality and customer satisfaction. The 2007 inaugural presentation of The "Quie"- Quality Excellence Award recognizes the Top 10 Companies and the Top 10 Offices in North America. "The QETM award recipients earned the highest levels (0 comments)
Area Information, Redding, CA - 09/16/07 05:41 PM
Area InformationCalifornia's Natural Gateway - Redding, centrally located in the beautiful Shasta/Cascade region of far northern California, is surrounded on three sides by millions of acres of federal and state lands including the California cascades, spectacular Mt. Shasta, and the pristine Trinity Alps. A ten minute drive in just about any direction will take you to what is the true attraction of Redding--the great outdoors! Lifestyle Home Search - Your resource for finding lifestyle properties throughout the U.S. Viva Downtown Redding - Viva Downtown Redding, A Main Street Organization, is a non-profit organization dedicated to enchancing the cultural, social and economic (0 comments)
Biking in the 300-acre Turtle Bay Exploration Park--New York Times - 09/16/07 05:38 PM
Peter DaSilva for the New York TimesBiking in the 300-acre Turtle Bay Exploration Park.By JENNIFER MARGULISPublished: July 7, 2006LAYING claim to being the second-sunniest city in the United States (only Yuma, Ariz., is sunnier), Redding, Calif., is hot, friendly and busy. Two hours north of Sacramento, Redding was once considered just another Podunk, notable for its highway sprawl and a sea of outlet malls. But in the last seven years the city, which has 87,000 residents, has remade itself and is becoming a destination. Redding is now home to an ultramodern $23 million bridge designed by the Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava (0 comments)
REMARKABLE PROPERTIES. EXTRAORDINARY MARKETING. A highly desirable and prestigious location. Meticulously crafted attention to detail. The finest luxury amenities and embellishments. A remarkable property. There are many ways to define an extraordinary home. There is but one way to market it; through the powerful, specialized expertise of the Elegant Homes Marketing Program. This year we are excited to share some enhancements that leverage our knowledge of the affluent consumer to achieve even greater media impact for your listings. A dedication to state-of-the-art marketing, coupled with our Premier Service® approach, continues to turn some of our nation's most demanding clients into extremely satisfied clients-and a (0 comments)
No Equity? About to Miss a Payment? - 09/16/07 04:27 PM
YOU MAY QUALIFY FOR A SHORT SALE A short sale is a special transaction that allows you to sell your home--even when your mortgage debt is higher than the value of your home. We are professionally trained real estate agents who have been specifically trained on how to negotiate a settlement with yur current lenders so that you can sell the property and get out from under the burden. Best of all, my commission will be paid by the bank, so you won't have any out-of-pocket expense! A SHORT SALE WILL HELP YOU: Avoid ForeclosureAvoid BankruptcyProtect Credit Score from "foreclosure" dingBe free of financial & (4 comments)
Come live the Good Life in the River Community of Redding, CA - 09/16/07 11:50 AM
Beautiful Country! Come and See! Peaceful and quiet. Diverse topography from alpine meadows to rolling oak studded hills. Ranchland, riverfront, lakefront properties. Redding is a beautiful philantropic city with the Sacramento River coursing through the city and three amazing mountain ranges, Trinity Alps, Lassen and Shasta surrounding this sweet place! IT IS INSPIRING COUNTRY! Lassen Mountain Range World Famous Sundial Bridge The Sacramento river gracefully snakes through Redding, Cottonwood and Red Bluff offering many waterfront homes and activities. The river is beautiful and offers some of the best fishing in the world. Incredible Mount Shasta offers Redding and Shasta County residents unparalled views. Mount Shasta is (1 comments)
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Jeanean Gendron, DRE#01299346, Redding and Shasta County Real Estate Specialist. This website is dedicated to bringing to real estate consumers the latest on-line tools to help them in understanding the local, state and national trending real estate market.
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