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Kirkland Juanita condo: live cool, travel green (reduced price 11/1, sold 12/10 ) - 09/11/07 08:35 AM
One-bedroom, ground level, no-steps entry, 2005 remodeled condo - the perfect place for the first-time-buyer. If that's you, here's what you get: Modern kitchen with granite counter tops and maple cabinetsLiving room with wood-burning fireplacePorch for relaxing with your pooch* or palCovered car port steps away from the door Community club house with exercise room, hot tub and poolQFC grocery store, Starbucks and pizza around the corner Curbside bus service to Kirkland and SeattleNew bus ramp for two-in-a-car commuters and bus users at Kingsgate Park & RideProximity to Juanita Village and Juanita Beach parkGood neighborhood getting better with new Totem Lake Mall (10 comments)
Old-School versus Internet-Raised Real Estate Agents - 09/02/07 02:50 AM
Like most of you agents out there I wonder once in a while if the grass is greener on the other side. In one case the other side was a friend from church, an agent working for an established national company. In the second instance I had to satisfy my curiosity about the new kid in town, a Nevada technology-driven company that gave a presentation in a real conference room using the term "virtual" about most everything else. Neither encounter proved entirely satisfying. Old-school agents usually downplay the changes brought on by the Internet. Some are in complete denial that anything is (7 comments)
Automated Communication can be an Automatic Embarrassment - 09/01/07 08:12 PM
It all started so innocently with cut and paste... The automating of our communications can be a good thing. Starting with cut and paste. But there the trouble starts. I've sent out an email (more than once) where I forgot to replace "Dear Lisa" with "Dear Ludwig." I've received proposals from people where the "document property" in word revealed a different author and a different client. Computers are stupid. I need to stay alert. Check it and check it again. and grew to endless possibilities of mistakes with the "help" of templates. This sort of automatic mistake gets worse when you outsource your (1 comments)
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