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Sold! - 05/30/08 08:24 PM
1406 Hazel in Pekin is sold! My first listing, sold in pending in 32 days, Closed today. If you want to be next, let me know at Tony@TonyBrust.com or call my cell 309-208-7448 I will work hard to help you fulfill your needs.
Buyers, looking for your dream home? I can save you the time and money of driving all over town window shopping homes. Email me or call me with what you are looking for and I will send them to you! Shop from home and then we will go look at the homes once you are ready. www.TonyBrust.com for (0 comments)
Me and My Bike - 05/29/08 11:10 PM
After much prodding from my wife, I have broke down and bought my newest toy! I just got a 2000 Electra Glide Classic! I love riding, but gave it up when we had kids. I knew there would be no time for me and my bike, so I made the decision to stop riding. My wife has always pushed for me to do something for me. Not for her and the kids, but for me (yes I know she is a one-of-a-kind!). Well the prodding finally worked. I bought a bike and am happy that I did. Pekin Illinois newest Harley (0 comments)
First Time Buyer? Need Assist money? - 05/27/08 05:25 PM
Are you a first time home buyer? Did you know that some banks offer assistance money when you purchase a home? This money is used as down payment assistance and to help lower the cost of the payment. Many times it is a government funded program. I can let you know when these programs become available!! Email me at mailto:assistmoney@TonyBrust.com and I will email you as soon as the moneys are available. I usually only know about local Pekin / Peoria area money, so I can not help those of you not in my area, however; I can help you find a (0 comments)
BAD BEAT - 05/26/08 10:31 PM
Not that it is really a bad beat, but I did not expect him to make the call. Was up against Steve Rassi this weekend in a local poker tourney. I was short stacked and got 2 tens. I had the position so I went all in. The guy next to me immediately calls with a weak hand, and Rassi almost folded, but he did not. Had an A with a kicker. He got the Ace on the turn. I lost. Did not think pro's made those kind of calls. (1 comments)
WSOP - 05/24/08 08:46 AM
Today is a big day and hopefully luck is on my side. I am an avid poker player, Texas hold ‘em is my game. I have been playing, watching, studying and planning for a few years now. I just started playing the local tournaments in the last year and have cashed in 4 out of 5 of them. It is enough that my wife encourages me to play! So today is a qualifying tourney for a seat at the main event of the World Series of Poker, $10,000 entry fee! I usually tell people poker is not about luck, but about (4 comments)
Peoria Illinois Home Sales - 05/21/08 05:23 PM
Last week some interesting news came out about housing sales in the U.S. We have all heard the doom and gloom in the news about housing sales being down and it being a buyers market, well Peoria and Pekin sellers be happy! We are the number 2 market in the nation!! Our home prices are up 10.4%! The average price of a home is $119,000. What does that mean to us, it means our economy is surviving better than most of the nation. Yes the economy is not what it was last year and gas prices are almost $4.00 a gallon, (0 comments)
It's mushroom season in Central Illinois. For mushroom hunters this is a highly anticipated time of the year. Morel mushrooms are a premium mushroom. They rank with truffles, chanterelles and boletes. Many in the area seek out these minute morsels for sport, their flavor is phenomenal. Mushroom hunting is almost a sport; however, try to get the avid hunter to tell about his or her favorite are to find these treasures! It has always been a closely guarded secret passed on only to the closest of family and friends. Spring is here and the mushrooms are a poppin'!!!! Good luck hunters. I have found (4 comments)
Woodworker and Real Estate Agent - 05/05/08 11:28 AM
Ok so here is my idea for a unique closing gift. I am a woodworker. It is a hobby that I do not have enough time for. For my birthday, my wife and kids got me everything I need to make my clients pens for closing. I plan to give it to them before the closing so they can use their new gifts to sign all the documents. I have been saying I was going to do this and now I can make it happen! As I type this, I have two blanks gluing up in my shop. I hope it (4 comments)
Why an e-PRO? - 05/04/08 10:30 PM
Why Use An e-PRO? Why use an e-PRO? We understand in today's market, consumers often turn to the internet before consulting a real estate agent. As an e-PRO I can take away some of the hassel to find information. I can do this by using some of the following tools: On-line Visual Tours Instant access to neighborhood data Extensive property listings Immediate e-mail notification of new home listings that meet your parameters Referral networks to find buyers and sellers Try this, if you are interested in a property, email me that address. send the email to the address@TonyBrust.com for example you want info on (0 comments)
Just getting started - 05/03/08 03:12 PM
So, got started in Real Estate sales March 2008. Have had one closing, April 23rd, my birthday, so a nice present to me! Have my next one coming up in a few days. I have helped great clients get their first homes. Looking to make this an exciting new career. If anyone needs my services, feel free to drop me a line or visit my website www.TonyBrust.com More to come soon. (0 comments)
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