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Roanoke's St. Patricks Day Celebration - 03/12/09 08:14 PM
The festivities will take place on Saturday, March 14, 2009. The HomeTown Bank Celtic Festival runs from 10:00am - 5:00pm. The McDonald's St. Patrick's Parade starts at 11:00am. The Roanoke Valley Association of Realtors will be entering a float centered around "Going Green at Home". Be one the thousands of people who come to enjoy the award-winning McDonald's St. Patrick's Day Parade. The parade features over 100 entries that range from clowns to dogs to Harleys to llamas; there is something for everyone to say the least including pipe and drum bands from throughout the region! come enjoy the Hometown (0 comments)
I am a fanatic for pork butt and beef brisket smoked and covered with spicy BBQ sauce. I stumbled upon Pitt Boss BBQ some time in the spring of 2007 and it has been an ongoing love affair ever since. As I became more of a regular patron I was befriended by the owner and his wife, James and Nickki Tedesco.
James graduated from Johnson & Wales University back in 1996 and married Nickki in October of 2007. After spending a few years as a professional skateboarder traveling the country with legends like Tony Hawk, Jason Lee and Mike Vallely, he decided (4 comments)
I have been seeing commercials for this on TV and decided to check it out and see what it was all about. I went to the website and this is a brief description. From http://www.earthhour.org/about/ For the first time in history, people of all ages, nationalities, race and background have the opportunity to use their light switch as their vote - Switching off your lights is a vote for Earth, or leaving them on is a vote for global warming. WWF are urging the world to VOTE EARTH and reach the target of 1 billion votes, which will be presented (2 comments)
Questions to ask a Realtor before listing your home, part 2. - 03/01/09 06:54 PM
This is the second of three blogs regarding things you should discuss with a potential Realtor, before listing your home with them. In the first installment I related information you need to know regarding the marketing plan, company reputation and volume of sales. In this installment we will talk about days on market and listing price to selling price ratio. The fourth question you should ask: On average, how long does it take your listings to sell? This information is easily available to any Realtor through their local Real Estate Board. Does this agent tend to sell faster or slower than (2 comments)
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