Wayne Johnson REALTOR in San Antonio Texas writes about buying and selling real estate and other things about the Greater San Antonio area.
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So Saturday afternoon I'm out previewing homes for Sunday showings, and working in some prospecting contacts. I get a call from some buyer clients who just saw a new listing that just may be the house for them. I had my office number forwarded to my cell phone, for just such a situation. If I can...
For the last few days, my blogging went to about zero. I used my wife's computer and somehow contracted a virus. I must have disabled the virus protection when I downloaded some software that required the virus protection be disabled. I failed to reactivate the anti-virus software. I've got anot...
Bookstore shelves are filled with books on the art of negotiating. But there is no substitute that can replace the real experience of working a deal and achieving a successful conclusion. One of the typical questions I use to get was the age old question, "Is this a buyer's market or a seller's ...
These are great, have some laughs! This is how fights start!! When I got home last night, my wife demanded that I take her someplace expensive... .So, I took her to a gas station.....And then the fight started....My wife and I are watching "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" while we were in bed. I t...
Way back in the dark ages, before the Internet, when I was in school, I remember some of the sayings I heard my teachers and older relatives use. One of my favorites was "Penny wise and pound foolish." Now a penny used to go a lot further than it does now. But you get the idea, save a little on ...
You don't generally see windmills in the city, but here is one on Loop 1604 near the Stone Oak intersection. It over a building that contains a Mexican restaurant. I forget the name of it, but will add it tomorrow. May stop in for a bite too. UPDATE The name of the place is El Papalote Taco and ...
In days of old, the saying was "caveat emptor", which I'm told is Latin for something roughly equivalent to let the buyer beware. I can help with the full-range of Buying Services. Over the years, many changes in law and regulations have provided buyers better consumer rights than the old "caveat...
I love the variety of colors the Crepe Myrtle shows.
I'm a big believer in staging a home for sale. When a potential buyer is coming to see the house, it's a big deal. There is lots of inventory and the fact that they want to see your house is great. You only need one buyer. A showing should be production. Like getting ready for a first date. You d...