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By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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A recent Zillow analysis concluded that 14% of today's renters are in a qualified position to buy a house.This Zillow study also suggested that because of tight inventory, steep competition and higher prices many  potential buyers were remaining renters.I wonder what the other 86% of renters are ...
By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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 The Rhode Island State House is the capitol of the U.S. State of Rhode Island. It is located on the border of the Downtown and Smith Hill sections of the state capital city of Providence. If you are a history buff, this could be a great location to check out when visiting. The architecture alone...
By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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 I prefer the word "hot dog," yet the chef behind the counter insisted on using the word "wiener" when ordering. If you are looking to taste the Best Rhode Island Wieners (or Hot dogs) you NEED to visit Olneyville New York System in either Cranston or Providence. I love restaurants that honor the...
By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Welcome to Wildflour Vegan Bakery and Juice Bar!During my trip to Providence RI, I researched a healthy location to grab a snack. This bakery showed up on Zagat! And everything in the cafe is 100% vegan made. Amazing! and it also tastes Amazing!Next time you are in Rhode Island, see about stoppin...
By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Interior of The Providence Athenaeum LibraryThe foundation of the Special Collections was created from the combined libraries of the Providence Library Company (est. 1753) and the earlier Providence Athenaeum (est. 1831) when they formed the current institution and merged their two collections an...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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Down payment assistance for first time home buyers in Rhode Island.There is currently a new down payment assistance program available to first time home buyers in Rhode Island available through RI Housing or through a participating lender in their network.There is 2.7 million available from the U...
By Lisa Glowacki, Real Estate Broker - RI & MA
(Lisa Glowacki - Rhode Island & Massachusetts)
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Pig in a Poke???!!! Call me ignorant however still not quite sure I understood the meaning or what was being implied by the statement after questioning the user multiple times, yep I searched it – now I'm pissed! However what I learned is priceless!!!    Just so we are clear here are a couple of ...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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When a bank says no to your commercial loan request, hard money is a good option but hard money doesn't always have to be your only option.As a Commercial mortgage broker in Rhode Island and Massachusetts I get a lot of loan requests where my client immediately tells me they are looking for a har...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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 The "Get to Know Me" Blog Post. A little about you...I am a lifelong resident of East Providence. I am married with two children and one really little dog (5lb min pin). I enjoy reading, exercising and spending time with my family. Why the mortgage field as a career?My strong points have always ...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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 Hard Money in Pawtucket RI.Real Simple Message Here. If you have a property or project that doesn't quite fit in with a bank but has a strong amount of equity, a private lender might be a good option for you.My office works with hard money lenders looking for the following scenario's...*Fix & Fl...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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How does a rehab loan work.As a commercial mortgage broker this is a common question I hear. More specifically the question is really about how does the borrower get their funds to rehab their property. A commercial rehab loan can work several different ways.With the big picture there are two bas...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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What does the SBA 504 loan offer?Here is a brief summary of what the SBA 504 loan might do for you. Similar to the SBA 7(A) loan but a little more selective on what it is allowed to lend against. Purpose - Real estate purchase/construction. Purchase machinery or equipment.Loan - Up to $10,000,000...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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Here is a brief summary of what the SBA 7(A) loan might do for you. Purpose - Working capital, refinance, business acquisition, real estate purchase/construction. Purchase inventory or equipment.Loan Amounts - $350,001 to $5,000,000.Collateral - Commercial real estate, inventory, FF&E (furniture,...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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Has your commercial mortgage been turned down by the bank?If you've recently applied for a commercial mortgage at a bank and it was denied, there still might be a commercial mortgage out there for you.Many banks keep to strict guidelines and if your situation is unique and falls outside their gui...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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 The fundraiser hosted by the Waddington School PTA and the Seekonk Papa Gino's appears to have been very successful. This fundraiser helped with the after school Chance to Dance program that is new to the school this year.Seeing such a large group of children and their families coming out to sup...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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I took my family to the Dave & Busters and the Providence Place Mall this weekend and was surprised at one of the changes this company had made with it's video games.It's normal routine for us to grab a bucket to collect any tickets a game spits out once the game is over. So when the first game d...
By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
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The St. Brendan Church Holiday Bazaar was this past Saturday, November 14th. There were many vendors set up, a nice variety of hand made products and a decent amount of people shopping. There was another craft fair that day as well at the East Providence High School but it sounds like most of the...
By Kathleen Ann Pacheco-Corbett, Realtor, RI-MA, CEBA, Master, e-Pro, ABR, ABRM, GR
((FIRST Exclusive Buyer's Office Providence-RI) )
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Happy Birthday to my husband my JOHN WILLIAM CORBETT  What Makes A Dad? God took the strength of a mountain,  The majesty of a tree, The warmth of a summer sun, The calm of a quiet sea, The generous soul of nature,, The joy of a morning in spring, The faith of a mustard seed, The patience of eter...
By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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As a lover of books and exploring new topics, I too need to be mindful of my bookcases - making sure they are not overflowing and falling off my shelves. Books in feng shui relate to the life section of knowledge, which is wonderful, but having too many could create an in-balance of harmony. cour...
By Heidi Kelley, Your Rhode Island Real Estate Connection
(Keller Williams Realty Leading Edge)
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   It's an Active Real Estate Market in East Providence, RI 02914 What a huge difference a year can make! Last year the market got off to a very late start. This year has been busy since before the horrible winter snow melted away.As of today there are 71 houses on the market in East Providence, ...

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