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Market Update - Has Consumer Sentiment Turned the Corner? - 11/27/10 09:35 AM
Market Update - Has Consumer Sentiment Turned the Corner? According to MSNBC News article "Neither cold nor snow nor rain could keep crowds of shoppers from swarming malls in search of 'Black Friday' deals on everything from apparel to electronics to toys." Has the tide of consumer sentiment turned? If consumer spending accounts for 70% of the U.S. economy as the MSNBC News article suggests, then a strong showing on Black Friday, November 26th 2010 could indicate consumers have more confidence in the economy than we think. More confidence could translate into a great holiday retail season. Let's hope so. What does (3 comments)
Quick Response Codes - Mobile Tagging - What's It All About? - 11/19/10 10:36 AM
Quick Response Codes - Mobile Tagging - What's It All About Quick Response Codes (or QR Codes) are catching on quickly to link mobile shoppers with everything from Ralph Lauren clothing to real estate websites. What is a QR Code? It's a fancy bar code that you can take a picture of with the camera on your Smart Phone and in connection with a mobile application it will link you to a website for more information. Your Smart Phone may already have a QR Code Reader installed. If not, follow this link to read more about Readers and find a Reader for (3 comments)
Quick Response Codes - Have You Seen A Mobile Tag Yet? - 11/15/10 10:12 PM
Quick Response Codes - Have You Seen A Mobile Tag Yet? Have you seen a QR Code on a product, brochure, in an newspaper advertisement? Do you know what Mobile Tagging or a Quick Response Code is? Chances are you've seen a Mobile Tag but don't know what it is or even how to use it. Below is an example of a Quick Response Code.
You should start seeing bar codes everywhere you look. You are going to find them on everything and anything upon which a QR Code can be printed. If you have a Smart Phone (and who doesn't these days?) you (1 comments)
Coldwell Banker Market Watch - November 2010 - 11/07/10 08:41 AM
HOMEOWNERSHIP IS STILL THE AMERICAN DREAM Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released its annual Housing Opportunity Pulse Survey which questioned Americans from across the nation on their attitudes towards homeownership. According to the survey, homeownership still features prominently as the American dream as nearly 8 out of 10 respondents believe buying a home is a good financial decision. Also according to NAR and its Pending Home Sales Index, pending home sales have increased for the second consecutive month rising 4.3 percent to 82.3 based on contracts signed in August. The data reflects contracts and not (0 comments)
Mr Seller ! .... I dont think you get it :o) - 11/07/10 07:43 AM
Over pricing means missed opportunities. The seller sets the asking price, buyers set the value, the difference is the real estate market. Sellers should never over price their home and scare buyers away, nor should they under price their home and give it away. If the home is over price, there will be few, if any, showings. If the home is priced to market, there will be showings and maybe one offer. If the home is action price, there will be lots of foot traffic and multiple offers. Proper price positioning is the key to generating showings - foot traffic - and (5 comments)
Thompson Creek Public Landing - Stevensville, Maryland, 21666 - 11/06/10 06:39 PM
Thompson Creek Public Landing - Stevensville, Maryland, 21166 Queen Anne's County Parks and Recreation operates public landings thoughout the county. One of those landings is at Thompson Creek. A public landing is a place that you can drive to with your boat in tow and launch and retrieve it from the water. There is almost always parking for cars and trucks with their trailers. You'll need a permit to use the ramp which can be purchased at most boat stores and some other locations. If you are looking to purchase a permit while in Stevensville, the Blue Heron Golf Course (410-643-5721), L (0 comments)
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