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By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 47
I am having a good morning and I am thankful about it. It was pretty wet, and really windy last night and it is bitter today but I am safe, happy and inside enjoying my pups, the view and my gas stove. There is always something to be thankful for. As I get older I appreciate everything, and value...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Perry Wellington Realty, Adam Conrad, Broker)
Comments 20
 Okay ladies, I know that we are all thankful for our husbands. Yes, just as the men are thankful for their wives.   We have all heard of mail order brides, but did you know that there is a Mail Order Husbands.NET.  If you are in the market for a husband, you may want to check it out.  :)   Okay,...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 47
The East Valley, AZ Meetup Grew in 2017 Click Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ The meetup that we had on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 grew in numbers and it was nice!  We had repeat attendees ...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 26
Today will be a weird day. The thing I like least about traveling is getting my pups ready to go to their boarding place. I am thankful I found a terrific and safe destination in my community for my gang, but it always hard saying goodbye, if only for a little while. I will miss my family, but wh...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 24
I’m Thankful for our Carlsbad Beaches  Debbie Reynolds is sponsoring the 12-day Thanksgiving Post Challenge, that began November 12 and will end on Thanksgiving Day with opportunities for us to share why we are thankful and for what! There are some wonderful posts being shared, so take time to re...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Perry Wellington Realty, Adam Conrad, Broker)
Comments 14
Think about it, the small town of Lewisburg, WV, with less than 5,000 residents has a Carnegie Hall.  If you follow my blog you may know this already that there are only four Carnegie Halls in the world. I am very thankful that Lewisburg is home to Carnegie Hall WV, one of only four Carnegie Hall...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 26
November is a great month to count our blessings.Thre are more than 12 things I can write about. I love the Thanksgiving challenge on Active Rain. I am thankful for some of the same things that others are thankful for. I am thankful for my smart phone.It has made life so easy.I remember a time wh...

By Hawaii homes
(Century 21 iProperties Hawaii)
Comments 0
Illegal vacation rentals under scrutinyMany condominium associations are stepping up enforcement of vacation rental laws in 2017.  Recently I spoke with an investor who used to own and operate one such rental.  Illegal rentals are common on Oahu, talk to enough people and you'll find somebody who...

By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, Sitterle Homes
(Sitterle Homes)
Comments 5
 This nonth Debbie Reynolds has given us a challenge to write for 12 days what we are grateful for. We could really do it all month. We have so much to be thankful for, especially live in this great nation of ours. If we take the time to stop and smelll the roses, we look all around us and see al...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
Comments 5
Today, I have an unusual thing to be thankful for. I am thankful that my high school guidance system didn't have confidence in me. When I was a sophomore in high school, the guidance department pulled students in one at a time to discuss their future. For those they thought were college material,...

By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
Comments 18
I have always been a "sidewalks, curbs, gutters" kinda gal. I had no idea that living in an urban environment, would find me with such "interesting" neighbors. Two days ago it was an opossum. This morning it was a Raccoon. It too is now relocated to a more natural habitat. I've been a Realtor for...

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 20
"The nutcracker sits under the holiday tree, a guardian of childhood stories.  Feed him walnuts and he will crack open a tale."-Vera NazarianThis post Nine Simple Tips to Decorate Your Home For Christmas by Pat Starnes reminded me that I won't be putting up any Christmas decorations this year in ...

By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
Comments 11
27 years in this business has given me great rewards and certainly financial is a main component of that. To be free of debt on rental property and an aversion to paying interest on anything other than mortgages has given me a freedom in my later years. Beyond the financial rewards of entrepreneu...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
Comments 0
Commercial real estate lenders come in many shapes and sizes. It is important to know the types of lenders that are available so that you can make the correct choice for who to work with for your real estate development funding needs.Not all commercial real estate lenders are created equal. Ther...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 6
This is our Giving Thanks - Day 10 - entry into "12 Days of Thanks Giving 2017 - ActiveRain Challenge" hosted by Debbie Reynolds. Farmer's Market have been, and continue to be, an integral part of our "be healthy" plan.  Our current favorite is the Uptown Farmers Market on Wednesday Mornings at C...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
Comments 5
Pretend you are a young first-time homebuyer Most likely they account for over 30% of your sales in your area according to national statistics You are renting…You have a problem…you don't have enough money to buy a houseHow are you trying to attract these new home buyers that come into your marke...

By Inspiration With April, ...grateful...thankful...blessed...
Comments 0
LIVE IN THE PRESENT Human nature tends to romanticize the past, especially if we perceive today to be less desirable. But our calling as believers is to live in the present. PHILIPPIANS 3:8 What is more, I consider everything a loss compared to the surpassing greatness of knowing Christ Jesus my ...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
Comments 7
I am thankful for the Internet and so is Marte Cliff . It enables her to assist agents in their businesses. Read on to see what she does and how she can possibly help you, too. Where would I be without this tool? I can’t even guess. I’m sure I wouldn’t be sitting in my warm basement, earning a li...

By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
Comments 4
I learned a lot about business and how I wanted to change my career moves after going through tretament for cancer at MD Anderson in 2008. In face it has been exactly 9 years since I finished my last treatment there and of course I ma grateful for the gift of life that great Doctors and medical t...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 14
At this time of year there is a lot of turkey talk. In my neighborhood there is always turkey talk because there are always turkeys running around. Most of the flock hang out across the street from me because a crazy woman there feeds them. This week, perhaps because it is colder now, there is a ...