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By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
Comments 18
The Tools That Make Our Job EasierFor a challenge this month, we are being asked to give props to the tools that make our job easier and to select two tools that we use regularly to make our real estate tasks easier. From reading some of the posts, it's apparent that all have special items in the...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 18
Facebook Group: Nature Photographers Anita Clark has encouraged members of ActiveRain to write about their success on Facebook. I participate in a number of Facebook groups that provide a world wide network. If you are interested in nature photography, you may wish to join Nature Photographers, a...

By Leigh Brown, CEO, Dream Maker - Charlotte, NC
(Leigh Brown & Associates, RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Comments 3
View the Tour Welcome home to 4237 Baron’s Court, a magnificent 5 bedroom home located in the prominent Harrisburg, North Carolina neighborhood of Abbington… Where you can find winding streets, large trees, a community pool and tennis courts! This exquisite home has gleaming hardwood floors, a t...

By Jeanne Gregory, The most important home I sell is YOURS!
(RE/MAX Southwest)
Comments 3
 This is my first attempt to enter a contest, but I felt compelled to add my 2 cents to Bill Spear's challenge for February.  Why do I love what I do?  People.  That's all.  Just people.  I spent what seemed like 20 years at an accounting job that only actually lasted 6 months.  Early in my worki...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 29
Classic Car in Santa Barbara  We were on a week long trip up the coast from Carlsbad to wine country in north of San Francisco 4 years ago. On Day 1 we stopped to spend a few hours exploring Santa Barbara - a few hours, of course, is not nearly enough to enjoy this beautiful city - and I spied th...

By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
Comments 2
Our Open Houses this Sunday from 1:00-4:00Luxury New Home 27 South Lane Warren NJ Castle Ridge Corner Geiger Lane (Cul-De-Sac) $1,985,000  Web PageUnder Contract Open House Cancelled Luxury New Home at Distinctive Homes at Branchburg NJ114 Elia Drive Branchburg NJ  $785,000   Web Page  35 Luxury ...

By Erica Simpson, www.MyNewRealEstateCareer.biz
(Erica Homes, LLC)
Comments 2
2251 Douglas Heights Lane, #Lancaster #SC #29720 has been ‪#‎SOLD‬!! Need help ‪#‎selling‬ your ‪#‎property‬? Contact Erica Homes,LLC at (803)712-4194 or get a free home value ‪#‎analysis‬ Visit www.EricaHasYourBuyer.info for a FREE home evaluation #sold closed ‪#‎Winning‬ ‪#‎Success‬ ‪#‎EricaHom...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 32
I used to like ping pong and I was pretty good at it. I never had my own table and it is something you can't really play alone. Bowling was different. I like the game and I could go and go. I got better, was on a team and then I stopped. As a kid I wanted to play the piano but my parents couldn't...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
Comments 0
There are a variety of things you can accomplish with hard money lenders. Dallas lenders who offer hard money financing, for instance, are more than willing to work with you no matter your financing or refinancing needs.Generally, when people are looking to refinancing in the real estate market, ...

By Richard and Beth Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Comments 6
  1. The tongue is a small thing, but what enormous damage it can do.James 3:5 2. Control your temper for anger labels you a fool.Ecclesiastes 7:9 3.  Be very careful what you think. Your thoughts run your life.Proverbs 4:23 4. Bad company ruins good morals.1 Corinthians 15:33 5. God is not mocke...

By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
Comments 2
We would like to set up appointments since it takes approximately 45 minutes to go through the 5 models the first time. Call Jane 908-313-7180 To Schedule. Realtors Must Accompany At First Visit If you are represented by a agent.Ask about approximate 50% Tax Abatement for 15 years. Web Site  http...

By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
Comments 34
On Saturday morning February 11th, I took a standard business sized letter to the post office. I needed to have this letter registered and tracked. It was going to College Station, Texas. Thus far it has not reached the place I addressed it to. It's been 10 days!It took 2 days to get it to West S...

By Jared Hokanson, Realtor Southern Oregon
(Hokanson Realty)
Comments 1
Sunny Valley and Wolf Creek are two communities that are just so rich with history. In fact, it has one of the remaining historical covered bridges in southern Oregon. But aside from that, Sunny Wolf Charter School offers quality education and has been named a model school by the State of Oregon....

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
Comments 6
"Sometimes you deserve a second chance, not because you weren't fabulous the first time but because the timing and circumstances weren't quite right. You just got overlooked."-Carol WilliamsI'm leaving on vacation today, but I want to keep this Second Chance Saturday going.  Since I won't have mu...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 10
For those of you that are enjoying your free ActiveRain account, you may want to consider upgrading to become a Rainmaker.  The benefits of doing so are in the following post from Debbie Reynolds : Ask An Ambassador- How important is it to be a Rainmaker? ActiveRain allows new members to sign up ...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 18
This was a really easy one, and as predicted, almost everyone got it. It was thrilling and yet very hard being there because of the tragedies that happened there. It was possible to imagine the crowds, the frenzy and the death happening just for sport. Life can be very very cruel.In case you miss...

By Ben Kinney
(Home4Investment Inc.)
Comments 1
2978 US Highway 12 Silver Creek, WA 98585 This is the perfect opportunity to own your own mini farm. Three bedroom, two bathroom home on over five acres. Multiple out building with entire pasture fenced as well as two additional small areas for segregation. Four stalls in the barn with an additio...

By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 2
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
Comments 20
Today I received A Very Special Surprise From Wisconsin!  Sally K. & David L. Hanson sent me the cheese curds you see in the picture below.  This was a total unexpected surprise, and even though Sally and David did not know it, I love cheddar cheese.  However, I have never had cheese curds before...

By Jared Hokanson, Realtor Southern Oregon
(Hokanson Realty)
Comments 1
There's a lot of things you can do in Selma. It's a place where you can enjoy every little bit of nature. There's lot of places to hike, swim, camp and fish. Lake Selmac is a must-visit place that has so many things to offer. Want to know more about Selma? Click on the link below to find out the ...