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Fall Season of Change -- Make Determined Progress on 3 Home Office Projects - 09/22/10 03:08 PM
Fall Season of Change -- Make Determined Progress on 3 Home Office Projects -- long procrastinated over! 1. Get the Website out of FrontPage and into Expression Web for acceptable mark up language and lean cascading style sheets in the process (CSS). This has been a serious issue for me and the Project began in 2006 when Microsoft retired FrontPage. I have to get it out of my head that it has to be 100% correct on my first go with it!! I drive myself nuts with this type of thing and I love learning something new. I know, makes no (18 comments)
427 Bobcat Trail, Saluda NCOffered at $375,000! Off The Market November 2011
At under a $100 a square foot of custom and quality built this log home offers tremendous value. Built in 2006 and has over 4,400 heated square feet of living space. Custom designed and built with attention to detail and it shows. Located in Saluda on 4.2 of very private acres of mountain living. For further info on this beautiful log home visit the Tour. For information and listings in Western NC and Hendersonville NC visit Robin's Website. (7 comments)
A Sunday Afternoon Tea Party in Dana Hill NC! No, not this type but the liquid social type of Tea Party. Two women in my small community got together to host a Sunday afternoon Tea Party while the men watched football back home. What a wonderful Southern custom and just such an enjoyable get together to simply share the old timey custom of "visiting". These two special ladies had the beautiful tea cups and servers and the most delightful little goodies to go along with it. What a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours and forget all your worries and simply enjoy (2 comments)
North Carolina Welcomes Proud New American Citizens In Hendersonville, Henderson County The Carl Sandburg Home was proud to host a very special ceremony for Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. Friday, September 17 2010 was a first time event for Western NC and the Carl Sandburg Home. This ceremony was one of more than 20 such ceremonies being conducted throughout the country in national parks. John Harbin of the Times-News Staff wrote this well put together article of this event welcoming proud new American citizens. A huge welcome to our new American citizens. (4 comments)
Hendersonville and Western NC Regional MLS August Market Report These numbers are provided by the 4 County Western NC Regional MLS system and representresidential home sales in Buncombe (Asheville Area), Haywood, Henderson (Hendersonville Area) and Transylvania (Brevard Area) counties. Land/lots are not included in these figures. If you would find other stats helpful, such as by these individual counties that Robin services, let us know.
The strong buyers market continues but we have seen a drop in inventory which is great news. Buyers still have a great selection to choose from but it's encouraging to see the drop. These August stats for (11 comments)
Reduced and Now Offered at $35,000!! -- A truly affordable lifestyle option and a real bargain! MLS #489266SOLD
Dana Hill Retirement Living is a small, established 55 Plus Community of approximately 113 doublewide homes on fixed foundations and leased lots. An active community of people from all walks of life and from many different parts of the country who decided to call the beautiful Hendersonville NC area of Western NC home. The majority of folks are year round residents but you will also find seasonal residents as well. If you enjoy a small town atmosphere that (3 comments)
A checklist of things a Seller can do before the home inspector arrives - 09/07/10 05:46 PM
Russel Ray, a California Home Inspector has compiled a comprehensive list of of items home sellers can check before the Inspector arrives. Taking care of many of these simple fixes can avoid comments on the Home Inspection Report that the Inspector will note as negatives. A very inclusive list that Russel has made available to share with all interested folks. Thanks,Sue of Robin and Sue Via Russel Ray, San Diego home inspector (Russel Ray, Property Consultant):
A checklist of things a Seller can dobefore the home inspector arrives Doing as much as possible before the Buyer's property inspection helps ensure that escrow (5 comments)
A Simple Preventative Maintenance Task to Save Hundreds - 09/07/10 03:55 PM
Thanks to Mari Trosclar in NC for this info. I have never encountered this happening but it makes sense that it could. Especially for some folks on wells with high mineral content that could build up and cause the valves to lock up. Sue of Robin and Sue Via Mari Trosclair (Piedmont Preferred Realty): Turn the water knobs under sinks off and back on at least once a year, preferably every six months. When the shut-off valves beneath sinks and toilets go untouched for years, mineral deposits can cause them to seize up and the valves can’t be opened or closed. Often (0 comments)
Offered at $179,900 -- Relisted With Another Broker And Price Reduced Rambling Ridge is an established community nestled in the mountains. Enjoy mountain living and be convenient to Hendersonville, Brevard and Asheville NC for all amenities social and recreational that this gorgeous Western NC area has to offer. This solid brick home is sited on a .31 acre lot in a private cul-de-sac. Home has been well loved and comes with numerous updates and upgrades. Western NC Regional MLS #473128.
For further information and pictures of this home visit the Visual (0 comments)
Have You Ever Felt Like A SLOB?! Buy a carpet cleaner and it will bring you to your knees! Since we have 2 dog kids I decided that instead of calling the carpet cleaning folks again we'd invest in a carpet cleaner and do it ourselves when we felt it needed it. Soooo, Marvin goes off to Walmart and comes home with our new Bissell Carpet Cleaner. Extracts it from the confines of the box and assembles it. And we're ready -- so we think. Not really reading the instruction booklet we/HE started. First thing is attachment hose is flopping all over (9 comments)
A Good Looking Visitor Stopped By Today in Hendersonville NC: I just wanted to share one of Mother Nature's beautiful creatures. Mr. Willie (canine kid) and I were just returning from an outside trip when this butterfly came gracefully flitting about. Than it decided to take a break and rested on the side of our utility building. I told my hubby I was going for the camera and he said why, did I think this creature was going to wait for me? Well it did and here it is in all its beauty. Sue of Robin and Sue (12 comments)
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