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By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 18
Trivia question answers for Tuesday March 28, 20171. What sign of the zodiac is rerpresented by an archer? Sagittarius 2. Which author wrote the "Redwall" series of novels? Brian Jacques 3. What American company marked the first home video game console the Odyssey in 1972? Magnavox 4. What republ...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(Dallas Premier Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 22
©by Patricia Feager, inspired by Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, Broker, Tacoma Washington on 3/27/2017 As I begin writing at a late hour on a Monday night, my mind drifts to a simpler life as depicted by Paul's photograph of his grandchildren playing on the beach. If I could disappear this night to...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 4
Perhaps since it's lunch time, in response to Ron and Alexandra Seigel's March Challenge, I found myself looking in my refrigerator and pantry and I quickly realized that I have some serious loyalty to particular brands.I have held a Costco membership for over twenty years.  Costco continues to b...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise in NE Philadelphia & Bucks County
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 30
When I worked at the Re/Max office in Bensalem the Builders representatives came into the office with plans for a new development called Village Greene . It was being Built next to the Bensalem Country Club and Golf Course . It would have gas heat and the floor plans had every thing I wanted in a...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, Broker, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 28
***Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Tacoma, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerFor every minute you are angry,  you lose 60 seconds of happiness!Ralph Waldo Emerson To find out how much your Tacoma, Washington house is worth, click HERE! Paul S. Henderson, REALTO...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 6
Happy Thursday, a brand new day, a clean slate, the possibilities are endless. – Unknown Insanity - doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. – Albert Einstein When you want something you've never had, you have to do something you've never done. – Unknown Million d...

By Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 4
Sometimes you just have to stop and take in the beauty all around you! My hubby and I were driving up to Central City last week to have dinner with his sister and her husband.  As we crested the hill, I couldn't believe the gorgeous view of the Rocky Mountains.  I asked my husband to pull off the...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Long and Foster)
Comments 12
April Fool's Day is nearly upon us but there are very few really good - and harmless - pranks these days.  So, I reached back into the history books to find this very clever hoax to share with you. In 1957 spaghetti was not the well known food staple that it is today particularly in the United Ki...

By Victoria Henderson Marshall Henderson, Real Estate for Home Buyers with Buyer's Edge
(Buyer's Edge Company Inc)
Comments 4
Never Too Old to Play! Clifford & Madeleine ride Clifford the Big Red Dog

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena Area Real Estate 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 31
Collective Reasoning Random Sunday Thoughts And Stuff    I didn't really say everything I said. Yogi Berra It’s because I’m smarter than the average bear. Yogi Bear The philosophy of life is this: Life is not a struggle, not a tension... Life is bliss. It is eternal wisdom, eternal existence.  Ma...

By Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager
(American West Realty & Management)
Comments 21
Burning Ditches In Cody WyomingIt's that time of year where locals want to burn their ditches. This removes all the dead weeds and other debris that hampers water flow when the irrigation season kicks in. It's a normal "spring-cleaning" chore, but often has abnormal results.I was sitting on the c...

By Dick Greenberg, Northern Colorado Residential Real Estate
(New Paradigm Partners LLC)
Comments 26
It wasn't easy to pick the most unique place I've ever lived for Paul Henderson's contest. I have lived in a lot of places - Atlanta; New Orleans; Los Angeles; Tucson; Quibor and Porlamar, Venezuela; Fargo; Franklin & Ridgway, Pennsylvania; Toledo; Lubbock; Richland, Washington; Toronto; and Pueb...

By Larry Gray
(Real Estate Consultant)
Comments 6
  Dictionary for Women Argument (ar*gyou*ment) n. A discussion that occurs when you're right, but he just hasn't realized it yet.Airhead (er*hed) n. What a woman intentionally becomes when pulled over by a policeman.Bar-be-que (bar*bi*q) n. You bought the groceries, washed the lettuce, chopped th...

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 24
Monday, March 6:This was going to be an easy day with no particular plan.  We did want to get some laundry done.  Gail volunteered for that job... or, at least, that's my recollection.  She tends to get up earlier than I do, so I figured she could get the laundry started before I ever knew it was...

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 14
Wednesday, March 8:This is our 6th day in Palm Springs and we're finally taking time to go to the pool.  It's been getting warm (make that hot) during the day, so we headed out fairly early while we could get a table with an umbrella.   We spent time rotating between swimming, laying in the sun a...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 14
Ever since we brought Horatio home to Land Park, the sisters from the rescue group in Elk Grove have been in constant contact via email with me, checking in on the cat. They continually reassured me that if Horatio didn't work out, we could bring him back to the shelter.Trying to incorporate a ye...

By Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 16
Meet Lucy.  She is my neighbor's pet bunny.   Now that I have lived in my house for 12 years, I have come to know most of my neighbors.  For some reason, many of them ask me to do small favors for them.  It's not a big deal and I am always happy to help out. This favor was a little different for ...

By Corey Dwan, Crested Butte Real Estate Expert
(Benson Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 0
How Romp Skis Crafted The Ultimate One-Quiver Backcountry ToolMore than 200 pairs of skis, 70 pairs of boots and about every pair of backcountry bindings were put through rigorous testing during the 2018 Gear Test Week. (Notice a trend here… Pairs!) One product shined above the rest and on the de...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
Early Spring Flowers in Kentlands: Crocus When you take early spring photowalks through Kentlands, our home community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland, you may see Crocus flowers poking through the snow. We know that the snow will soon be gone and more spring flowers will be showing thei...

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 11
"When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this:  You haven't."-Thomas EdisonThere is no shortage of inspirational stories of wildly successful people who faced multiple setbacks and seemingly insurmountable challenges.  What are the differences in people who give up and those who succe...