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By Richie Alan Naggar Author PEARLS SERIES of books, on LIFE and LOVE plus Real Estate too!
(People first then business! Ran Right Realty Riverside, Ca)
The interests rates do! Loud & clear I might add. If you don't speak interest rate fluently, then consult with a Real Estate agent right now who does. The market is holding well and some who bought just two short years ago or less have done two things that you could have done THEY BOUGHT! They pu...
2014 1st quarter ends in three weeks It seems if you are over the age of maybe 50 time moves faster than it used to. Maybe it is that way for everyone, I am not sure. I do know this we talked about making changes in our production two, three and four months ago, and did you know if a few day...
By Ginny Lacey Gorman, Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond
(Phillips Post Road Realty ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate)
When a Home Buyers Offer is Not What Counts in a Home Buy Rhode Island real estate experience It was another balmy weekend in RI real estate as the snow melts and home buyers are out in force looking for the right family home. My buyers came down from Massachusetts specifically to see this one h...
There is so much consumer advice available online, a home buyer or seller could spend weeks trying to read it all. Most of it follows some common themes; use a good listing agent, always work with a buyers agent, get financing approval in advance, etc. These same themes are written about over a...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Real Estate Resource For Life!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate LLC)
Responding to an Inspection Objection in a Timely Manner Your house is under contract! Now the buyer has exercised their right to have a home inspection done on the home. Shortly thereafter, the buyer’s agent sends over an inspection objection notating the items that the buyer is asking the...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Real Estate Resource For Life!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate LLC)
Do You Know About the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 When Selling Your Home? I was recently at a listing appointment with an older gentleman whose wife had passed not too long ago. The home was just too big for him and it was time for him to move on. He bought the home in the 1980’s and had si...
First the answers to yesterday's trivia questions: 1. Acupuncture 2. Grass, Acrylic hard court, Clay What is the fuss? Another Bubble Coming? Wow, just when we are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. What is all the fuss about? It is large hedge funds and private investors purchasing large...
By Michael Jacobs, Pasadena Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Thanks For Text Message But I’m Not Peggy Ahh, yes - it’s the first quarter of a new year and the solicitations from brokers to agents are coming for the purposes of recruiting...fast and furious...perhaps too fast, too furious...let's discuss an example of recruiting. Attention Brokers I’m...
Advice to First-Time Homebuyers: You Don’t Know How to Skate! As a first-time homebuyer, you don’t know how to buy a home or what to look for. And it doesn’t matter how much you’ve read online or in pamphlets, magazines or books, the bottom line is you don’t know how to skate! Try It On Your Own...
By Lynn B. Friedman, Realtor - 404.939.2727 ATL BuckheadMidtownWestside
(Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty - Serving Clients is our Business - One Day At a Time.)
Dear Readers - I love sharing posts that I read and am able to learn important thoughts. Not always data or facts but ALWAYS a considered presentation of the topic. Eric Boucher uses the metaphor of ice skating to illustrate his ideas. I am certain you will enjoy reading his ideas. Drop by hi...
By Hella M. Rothwell, Real Estate Broker/Owner in Carmel-by-the-Sea CA
Remember back when, during the days when the words "short sale" were all over the place including here on Activerain? The first agents to catch onto this phenomenon billed themselves as "the experts" and well they should have because they blazed the trail for the rest of us. BUT WE WERE NOT FAR B...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Prudential PenFed Realty, "The Real Debbie Reynolds" Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional, 931-920-6730)
If you deal with condo or cooperative communities then this information is for you. Eric Boucher is an FHA Condo Expert and has written this post to clarify what those common elements mean and how they are defined by FHA. If you have any questions about FHA and condos, Eric Boucher is the one to ...
By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company Realtors)
Just LISTED FOR SALE in Burtonsville, MD: 2800 Spencerville Rd Just listed in Burtonsville, MD: 3-level split home with a 2-car garage on a gorgeous half acre corner lot! This home features a newly renovated kitchen with all new cabinets and granite counters, 4 bedrooms on the upper level, 2 full...
The Essentials of Common Interest Communities There are three types of common interest communities in my state of Connecticut and in most states. They are condominiums, planned communities and cooperatives. Each state has its own version of these but the descriptions provided below are similar ...
I’ve heard it said that most of your business in Real Estate can come from 25 people that surround you. If that is so, why don’t we just go find these 25 people and take them out for a drink, share our plan, and ask for their business? It is so easy to chase the next new thing in the business of ...
Habits. Routines. Tasks and actions that we take that are so ingrained that we do not even notice that we do them anymore. Every day, we get up, and we do certain things – shower, get dressed, coffee, eat breakfast, etc. What do we do when we get to the office? Check email, check voice mail, meet...
By Abraham Valentino, Real Estate Investment and Intellectual Property
Abraham Valentino founded iMetros.com in San Francisco CA Abraham Valentino founded iMetros.com corporation a real estate investment firm, in July of 2012. iMetros.com, which invests its own funds in luxury metropolitan condominiums is also developping a real estate portal aimed to provide det...
By Crystal De Raffele, Dutchess County Real Estate
(Joncar Realty Inc)
ADOPT-A-PET DAY! Stop by our office on Saturday, March 8th between 12:00 noon to 6 pm to meet some of Beacon NY, ARF's (Animal Rescue Foundation) Dogs available for Adoption. For every approved adoption that goes through JonCar Realty Inc., we will donate $25 to ARF! If you are not looking to ado...
By Aaron Norris, MBA, APR, Hard money lending and real estate investments.
(The Norris Group Hard Money Lending)
Bruce Norris is joined again this week by Matt MacFarland and Amanda Han. They are owners of Keystone CPA in Orange County, voted one of the top 100 CPA firms. Bruce has had the privilege of speaking with them in front of at least 4 or 5 audiences. Bruce has always learned something from them sin...