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By Jeremy Williams, Building Businesses Worth Owning
(Keller Williams Realty Northeast)
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Kingwood Texas Real Estate Brokerage Seeking Talent to Join the Team Keller Williams Realty Northeast located in Kingwood, Texas is currently seeking new and experienced real estate agents to join their dynamic team. Keller Williams Realty Northeast is the driver in the real estate industry in th...

By Christopher Pataki, Hockessin Delaware Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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On September 20, 1999 while at a wedding reception, I could not get up from a chair that I was sitting in without the use of my arms.  It was very strange but also very sobering.  Although hesitant, I went to the ER and was diagnosed with a muscle disease that can be debilitating as well as fatal...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(Dallas Premier Keller Williams Realty)
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by Patricia Feager, 2/20/2017 This is Part 3 for families moving to North Texas to discover what local cities offer Teens. For this segment, the focus is on the City of Denton. Seeking opportunities for teens can be a challenge. It helps to know in advance what parents and teens can expect when m...

By Andrea Cameron, (512)636-2675
(Ultima Real Estate)
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By Ronald DiLalla, No. Orange Cty Real Estate
(Century 21 Discovery DRE 01813824)
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The Tustin Library, located at  345 E.Main Street, hosts a new book club for seniors at 10:00 am every other Wednesday, starting March 1st.  Sample authors, genres and subjects, starting with literature by Fannie Flagg, a speaker at OC Public Library's annual Literary Orange, on April 1st. If you...

By Mike McCann - Nebraska Farm Land Broker, Farm Land For Sale 308-627-3700 or 800-241-3940
(Mike McCann - Broker, Farmland Broker-Auctioneer Serving Rural Nebraska)
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Selling farmland in central Nebraska is my passion...it is what I love to do and it is how I make a living.  What it isn't, is work. That old saying, “when you love what you are doing, it isn’t work” rings true for me.A long time ago I thought I would never hear myself saying that. "Right", I sai...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Tax deadline for our 2016 taxes is coming sooner than later and home owners can get some nice deductions from being owners.  Though, this subject is best to discuss with your accountant or tax attorney:   We are sometimes referred to second and third generation buyers from our generous sphere who...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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Clarksville/Montgomery County TN Property Taxes Due for 2016It's time to pay property taxes in Clarksville and Montgomery County TN. Many property owners have already paid them early to get the tax benefits in 2016.City and County property taxes are due for 2016 by February 28, 2017 and payment a...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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For those thinking of getting into home flipping, you might want to read and study this post from Will Nesbitt.  Home flipping is not as easy as it looks on the TV:  1. Money is made at the buy, not the sell of your flip. When flipping a house your money is made at the purchase not at the sell of...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Summerfield Market Report for January 2017Home of the Champions Golf ClubAs of January 2017, there are 8 homes on the market in Summerfield ranging in listing price from $308,500 up to $499,000 for an average list price of $387,965 which equals $183.24 per square foot of living area.There are 4 h...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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You are seeing it here first, A BANK OWNED Home coming soon in Londonderry NH 03053. Exclusively listed by the Godzyk Real Estate Services. This home features 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms and 1 bath.  It will be sold AS IS and is a "cash only" sale. The price is coming soon. Showings are by appointment   ...

By Dimitri Zubrich, Friendly real estate agent in Westerville
(RE/MAX Impact)
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Westerville Ohio Real Estate has great variety. You can find older homes near Otterbein University and very expensive state homes in Twelve Trees. Those properties are not cheap and a person can sell at a very nice profit. A number of reasons govern Westerville Ohio real estate. The city has an a...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Of course location affects home value!  We all know that.  But I'm wondering how much in terms of actual dollars and cents. When you buy a home in a compromised location (i.e. busy street, across from commercial buildings) you know you bought at a discount.  There are homes in Winnetka, Wilmette,...

By Jim Crawford, Jim Crawford Atlanta Best Listing Agents & REALTOR
(RE/MAX Paramount Properties)
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Moving to Alpharetta GA - Best Middle School Homes for Sale Moving to Alpharetta GA, looking for the best middle schools and homes for sale? Well you are smart to do so. Many persons that are relocating and moving to Alpharetta GA start their home search by viewing the best middle schools first. ...

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
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 Waikiki Wiki   Scandia Towers was completed in 1968 and offers 42 Fee Simple residential condominium units on 12 floors. The Pet Friendly building has 4 units per floor with higher floors enjoying Koolau Mountain, Diamond Head and Makai or ocean views. Scandia Towers is an East-end residential c...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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How ACTIVE are you on ActiveRain?In this 2009 re-post, Barbara Todaro shares the benefits ActiveRain brought to her business.When You Thought You Had The Best Presentation.....Along Comes ActiveRain.   What does it take to close a builder/developer on marketing his subdivision?  My team and I hav...

By Betsy Bateman, Let us be your 'Anchor' in property management
(Anchor Real Estate & Property Management LLC)
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In another article we talked about what we should do if our neighbor calls with complaints about your tenant.  But what happens if those same complaints come from the homeowner’s association? For starters, DON’T PANIC when you receive that letter or phone call.  HOA’s can be very intimidating to ...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service)
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Can I Make Payments on the Security Deposit? I don’t like having vacancies at this time of year but sometimes it happens that way so we have been getting a few homes ready this past month and interviewing potential tenants. Unfortunately this time of year we have a lot less candidates than we ha...

By Edward & Celia Maddox, EXPERIENCE & INTEGRITY - WE TAKE THE HIGH ROAD
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Article in RIS Media by  Jodi O'Connell(TNS)—Have you done your taxes yet? Your W-2s or 1099s probably have started to trickle in with the mail over the past few weeks. You might also be in the process of gathering the right receipts and pertinent statements.Before you sign an IRS tax return and ...

By Dennis Swartz, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI, MBA...experience counts!
(Rickert Property Management)
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Recently a condo owner returned from a week away to find that his condo was flooded, and their ceilings fell in, and lots of personal belongings were ruined. Why you wonder? Well his neighbor, who was no longer living in his unit, had an upstairs supply line to his toilet break and flood both uni...