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Just Listed! 2913 Vincent Road Silver Lake Ohio $219,900 USD! - 06/23/09 07:24 PM
Silver Lake Privileges with a low assessment ($265/year) make this lovely 10 year old home even better! Make every weekend special living in the unique community of Silver Lake Ohio. Excellent schools, beautiful surroundings, small town feel yet close proximity to shopping, local attractions and yes, even work! Silver Lake residents only have access to sparkling 100 acre spring-fed Silver Lake with clubhouse, lifeguards, reservable picnic areas, paddle boats, canoes, sail boats, rowboats. The fishing is excellent, and the lake is well stocked. Silver Lake is an affluent community, with tree-lined streets perfect for walks and bike rides. Much character (5 comments)
A Life-Size Train Set in Your Own Backyard...at Hickory in Akron Ohio! - 06/22/09 11:47 PM
If you always wanted a real-live train set in your own backyard, then dreams really do come true! The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is right in your backyard at Hickory, a great place to live along the Towpath Trail! Like to be close to nature? Live here and bike without traffic...be near the river...live near the park! Close proximity to all...Less drive time gives you back YOUR time! All in a sustainable, beautiful community that offers a friendly, traditional neighborhood! Come and discover Hickory today! Dawn Maloney, REALTOR®, ABR, CDRS Elite, with RE/MAX Commitment. Serving Hudson and Northeast Ohio since 2003, (4 comments)
Hudson Ohio Market Report April & May 2009 - 06/21/09 08:32 PM
For those of you who just can't wait till the end of the quarter and because I wanted to know too...Here is the market report for Hudson, Ohio for April & May 2009.
Type of market: BUYER'S Your selection is incredible! We have over 13.5 months' supply of properties at the current rate of sales. There are 231 available properties right now in Hudson OH. Average price is $372,983, lowest is $109,900 and highest is $1,750,000. Average days on the market: 154. Average list price per square foot: $133. Average square feet: 2775. Average price reduction since original list: (2 comments)
YOU got a problem? This guy doesn't! Walking with friends. - 06/20/09 09:38 AM
I enjoyed this so much, I may make this inspiration week...be creative and don't let your shortcomings stop you. No one can stop you unless you let them. Via Terry Chenier (Keller Williams Valley Realty): Every time you feel like bitching and complaining, Watch this video. It will help your business! You will put things into perspective-quickly! This is the human spirit over-coming everything that can be thrown at you! http://vodpod.com:80/watch/1165857-walk-on-espn-video
This is a "feel good" kinda' blog, I'm glad I wrote it. (3 comments)
"But He Didn't Do Any Work- Why Should He Get The Commission?" - 06/15/09 09:52 PM
There isn't much that happens in this world without sales. Please read this and be considerate of the next good salesperson you encounter. Thanks, Wendy! Via Wendy Rulnick "Its Wendy!" Destin Real Estate -Florida (Rulnick Realty, Inc.): My husband and I had to go shopping for a new television last weekend. The old one was about to die - its channel guide was getting fuzzy and my eyesight is already "bat-like". We researched our options online, found one we wanted, then set out for a reconnaissance mission to Sears, Best Buy and yes, Sam's, at my Hubby's insistence. Right away, at our first store, Sear's, (1 comments)
Get Ready - Homebuyer Credit About to Expand! - 06/12/09 07:41 AM
What would happen if the 1st Time Homebuyer Tax Credit was for $15,000 instead of $8,000? What would happen if the credit was available to EVERYONE, not just first time buyers? What if it were retroactive to Jan. 1, 2009???? It looks like we are about to find out: Bloomberg's story here... Wall Street Journal reports here... Will it loosen up the really good inventory because homeowners could move up? What would happen to prices? Will it bring out more buyers? Or will it all still stall due to JOBS? What do you think? It looks as if this time, (17 comments)
Tired of Being a Lonesome Dove? What to Offer Your Ideal Clients & Connections! - 06/07/09 11:25 PM
"There's a hat for every head!" Or as my dear friend Deb Kalbaugh says it, "There's a butt for every seat!" While we usually mean, "There's a buyer for every house," I would like to say there is an ideal offer for every ideal contact. Identifying your ideal contact lets you know what to offer to attract the right person to your listing, to your office, to your meeting, to your life. Who is the ideal person you want to connect with: For your listings? As a buyer? For networking/referrals? For a listing... I usually start with the seller. I know (5 comments)
If You Want Beautiful Birds, Offer What They Like - 06/07/09 09:44 PM
"If You Want Beautiful Birds Clients, Offer What They Like" If you look outside at my house, you will see robins, cardinals, sparrows, blue jays and occasional crows. Nothing too exciting in birdville in Ohio. Average looking birds, plentiful, nothing to write home about. However, when we put out feeders with certain types of seed, we began to see brilliantly colored finches - yellow finches, house finches, purple finches. Regularly. If we put out a jar lid of grape jelly, Baltimore Orioles magically appear. Regularly. If we fill a container with sugar solution, brilliant green and red hummingbirds arrive. Regularly. What's (11 comments)
Beautiful Setting, Active Fun Lifestyle, Short Commute...Hickory! - 06/07/09 02:48 AM
Ever want to bike without dealing with traffic? I know a place where you can, called Hickory, along the Towpath Trail, in Akron Ohio. Ever long to enjoy the restorative power of the park without a long drive? I know a place where you can, called Hickory, located near the Metro Park Memorial Trailhead. And, have you ever, maybe, just once, wondered what it would be like to have your own life-sized train set? In Hickory, the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is in your backyard, comfortingly going by, reminding you how amazing it is to live in Hickory. Prices begin in the $190s...Ever wish you could (3 comments)
Wake Up and Enjoy the Park Everyday! - 06/07/09 01:58 AM
You try to get to the park every weekend...why not live there? Small-town traditional living within a stone's throw of downtown Akron. Located in the heart of the Little Cuyahoga River Valley, Hickory is situated across from Metro Parks trailhead, close to Cuyahoga Valley National Park with miles of trails, wildlife and scenic woodlands. You will also enjoy the fun of the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad right in your backyard. It's like having a lifesize trainset of your very own! It's a short ride to downtown, far from the hectic pace of city life. Designed to include a mixture of classic architecture (4 comments)
Sundays: The Great Debate - 06/07/09 12:15 AM
Hey Rainers! Do you work on Sundays? If not, why not? I know a few agents who don't work on Sundays, and I can't figure out how they do it. I've never checked to see how much business I write on Sunday, but I do open houses on Sundays and they bring a lot of business my way. Anyone out there who has been successful with this? I would love to hear from you and learn. It would be wonderful to relax and have a true day off! I would like to know: Was it hard to make the change? What (24 comments)
What Blogging and Social Media Can Do For Your Business! - 06/04/09 08:30 AM
My friend Lesley Lambert created this cute video showing the impact blogging can have on your business. I'm living proof that this is no spoof - blogging and social media combined with your experience, skills and sphere of influence creates a combination that is powerful, profitable and downright FUN. Enjoy your business and enjoy life - enter the realm of blogging and social media! Via Lesley Lambert (413-575-3611) Real Estate Agent,Realtor,Westfield, MA (Park Square Realty serving Western MA): I started blogging last year and my committment to steady and informative blogging has changed my business completely. I created this funny video to demonstrate (2 comments)
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