floresville: 67th Annual Floresville Peanut Festival ~ Downtown Floresville, TX ~ October 4th, 6th-9th. - 10/03/11 10:28 AM
67th Annual Floresville Peanut Festival ~ Downtown Floresville, TX ~ October 4th, 6th-9th.


 
It's that time of year again Floresville..... Floresville Peanut Festival kicks off tomorrow (Tuesday, Oct.4th) with the Goober Games at 5pm-7pm. The Carnival opens Thursday, Oct. 6th on the festival grounds at the Wilson County Courthouse parking lot. This years event looks to be a fun filled weekend.
A little history...
On July 29th, 1938 plans for the first festival celebrating the peanut was discussed. Originally designated as the 'Floresville Peanut POW WOW' to promote Floresville top cash crop of that time and shine a favorable … (6 comments)

floresville: Google Juice!Google Juice!Google Juice! How Activerain Is Helping My Real Estate Business And Making Me More Savy! - 05/10/11 04:52 AM
Google Juice!Google Juice!Google Juice! How Activerain Is Helping My Business!

Google Juice is a term which means the unique visitors coming to your website from search engines (primarily Google, because of its domination in Search Engine market).
If your Blogging then Google Juice is the sweet reward of your labor. Activerain has been one of the fastest ways I have found to gain the  Google Juice, once I understood what I needed to do to get it.
Blog! Blog! Blog!
Comment on other peoples posts! They will comment on yours.
Use common search phrases, those you wish to show up within Google, in all … (15 comments)

floresville: Floresville Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet April 2, 2011. Floresville, Texas Events and Happenings. - 04/05/11 07:29 AM
Floresville Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet April 2, 2011. Floresville, Texas Events and Happenings.

On a beautiful night in Texas, this past Saturday April 2,2011 theFloresville Chamber of Commerce held their annual Awards Banquet. The banquet was held at theFloresville Community Convention Center and was a great success for incoming Chamber President Susan Hodges and her team.

As you entered the Convention Center you were greeted with the beautiful smiles of Chamber of Commerce Board Members Teddi Harllee and Lori Roe.

As you enter the events room the tables were elegantly decorated in a brown and teal … (3 comments)

floresville: New Listing! 130 Chaparral Dr, Floresville, TX 78114! Comfortable Country Living Close to San Antonio! - 03/07/11 07:44 AM
New Listing! 130 Chaparral Dr, Floresville, TX 78114! Comfortable Country Living Close to San Antonio!
Come one, come all! Total Edge Team proudly presents our newest listing, 130 Chaparral Dr, Floresville, TX 78114. This home is conveniently located in the Estates of Eagle Creek close to nearby Military bases and Oil Fields.
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floresville: Pictures from Christmas Along the Corridor Parade, Floresville, TX 78114! Taken by Cindy Cranston all rights reserved! - 12/06/10 03:48 AM
Pictures from Christmas Along the Corridor Parade, Floresville, TX 78114! Taken by Cindy Cranston all rights reserved!

Floresville Chamber of Commerce board members.

Peanut Festival Childrens Court.

Float in Parade of lights.

Santa Clause riding with the Floresville Volunteer Fire Department to end the parade.
The weather was beautiful and while the parade had fewer entries than in years past it was still quiet beautiful.

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floresville: Floresville Chamber of Commerce Christmas Along the Corridor Celebration! December 4th Starting at 1pm! - 12/04/10 05:24 AM
Floresville Chamber of Commerce Christmas Along the Corridor Celebration! December 4th Starting at 1pm!

Hope to see you and yours at the Floresville Chamber of Commerce Christmas Along the Corridor Celebration today. Festivities start at 1pm and will continue until Santa is spotted in the Celebrations of light Parade this evening. There's fun for the whole family so bring your lawn chairs and a thermos of hot cocoa and come on out to Floresville to help us celebrate the Christmas season.
 
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floresville: Ara's Bistro!1818 10th Street, Floresville, TX 78114! Good Eats! - 09/08/10 07:48 AM

Ara's Bistro!1818 10th Street, Floresville, TX 78114! Good Eats!
 I had lunch at a really great 'New Addition'to eateries in Floresville this afternoon. This was my 4th or 5th time dining at Ara's Bistro, located at 1818 10th Street, Floresville, TX 78114, and once again the food was excellent.
This afternoon I enjoyed the lunch special of a 3" Shrimp Po Boy and a cup of Catfish Court Bouillon, with my usual Unsweet Iced Tea. It was filling and delicious.
Ara's Bistro offers a healthier menu than the majority of their local competition. Being that I am on Weight Watchers and … (2 comments)

floresville: Wilson County to Hold Last Tax Rate Hearings Before Making Decision on Increase! Thursday September 9, 2010 in Floresville City Hall at 7pm! - 09/08/10 04:29 AM
Wilson County to Hold Last Tax Rate Hearings Before Making Decision on Increase! Thursday September 9, 2010 in Floresville City Hall at 7pm!
The City is purposing a 43.27 cents per $100 assessed property value tax increase to those that reside within Floresville City Limits. With the average home value within Floresville at approx. $98000 this will increase the amount pain in city property taxes by approx. $424 annually.
If you want a chance to voice your opinion on this matter, I look forward to seeing you in front of the Floresville City Council tomorrow evening! Bring the popcorn this won may … (0 comments)

floresville: Floresville Texas~Wilson County Celebrates 150 Years~Sesquicentennial Celebration - 09/02/10 08:44 AM
As this Year grows closer to an end, in what was Wilson Counties Sesquicentennial year, we come together to celebrate as a community. Come celebrate the unearthing of the time capsule buried on the grounds of the Wilson County Courthouse in 1960. The ceremony to unearth the 1960 Centennial Capsule will be held on September 25, 2010 on the Courthouse lawn. After which a new Sesquicentennial Capsule will be buried in place of the 1960 capsule.
Many who grew up in Floresville recall the gala celebrations held to mark Wilson Counties Centennial celebration in 1960. Faye Taylor recalls wearing 1860 style … (0 comments)

floresville: Things to do Around Floresville, Texas on a Saturday Evening in July! Floresville Real Estate Blog! - 07/10/10 11:30 AM
Things to do Around Floresville, Texas on a Saturday Evening in July! Floresville Real Estate Blog!
  
If you are new to the Floresvillearea and looking for some ideas for a fun filled Saturday night here are some ideas for this month!

 
1.     2nd Annual Bobby Flores' Birthday Bash, Saturday July 10th from 6pm-Midnight at our brand ‘spankin' new Floresville Community Convention Center located at 600 Hwy 97 W, Floresville, TX 78114. Enjoy a BBQ dinner from 6-7:30pmand Great Live Musicand Swing Dancing the rest of the evening. Tickets are $15/person, $25/couple, or $6/children under 12.
 
 
 

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floresville: I'm Back! After a Brief Absence, I'm Back! - 04/20/10 01:39 AM
I'm Back! After a Brief Absence, I'm Back!
What else can I say, business has been good. Business has been great. I have been so busy I just haven't had enough hours in the day to post on my Blog. Enough with the excuses. I am back, revived, energized and gearing up for the best summer yet. I have my Buyer's Rep packet's ready and contracts to buy, in hand. I have several pre made listing packets, so nothing is stopping me. It's time to get this blog 'a rocking and a rolling' again.

To those who missed me ' aw, … (3 comments)

floresville: ******Under Contract*******3267 County Road 104, Floresville, TX 78114!Beautiful Rock Home On 40 Acres! Cindy Cranston And Faye Taylor Sell Floresville Real Estate! - 03/22/10 03:07 PM
Beautiful Rock Home On 40 Acres! Cindy Cranston And Faye Taylor Sell Floresville Real Estate!
This property is for those buyer's who want to own their own little piece of Texas. This 40+/- Acres Property boasts native Texas wildlife such as deer, dove and hogs. Deer blind and feeder on the property convey upon closing. The land is fenced and cross fenced, ready for horses and/or cattle.
The beautiful 2068+/- rock home with stained concrete floors , a wet bar, corian kitchen counters, and an oversized air conditioned garage. The home shows very well.
This property has a lot to offer!
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floresville: *****Under Contract******105 Legacy View, La Vernia, TX 78121!Stunning Rock Home-La Vernia ISD-Legacy Ranch Subdivision! Cindy Cranston And Faye Taylor Sell La Vernia Real Estate! - 03/22/10 03:04 PM
105 Legacy View, La Vernia, TX 78121!Stunning Rock Home-La Vernia ISD-Legacy Ranch Subdivision! Cindy Cranston And Faye Taylor Sell La Vernia Real Estate!strong>
**Awesome+/-2484 SqFt Stone Home On+/-1.263 Acres In Legacy Ranch Subdivision in the La Vernia ISD*Offers 2 Living Areas/2 Dinning Areas/4 Bedrooms/ 2.5 Bathrooms*Living Room Is Open To Kitchen & Both Dinning Areas, W/Stone Fireplace, Trayed Ceilings, & Views Of The Covered Back Patio & In-ground Pool* Kitchen Offers Granite Counters, Custom Cabinets, Built in Stainless Steel Appliances, Center Island, and Pantry* Master Bed/Bath Offer Trayed Ceilings,Walk-In Closet W/Upgrades,Double Vanity,Sep Tub/Shower*This Home Is A Must See**
Cindy Cranston and Faye … (1 comments)

floresville: ****Under Contract***3702 Chartwell Dr, San Antonio, TX, 78230! Beautiful Home in a Well Established Neighborhood! Cindy Cranston and Faye Taylor Sell San Antonio Real Estate! - 03/22/10 02:59 PM
3702 Chartwell Dr, San Antonio, TX, 78230! Beautiful Home in a Well Established Neighborhood! Cindy Cranston and Faye Taylor Sell San Antonio Real Estate!
Wonderful spacious home in popular neighborhood. Recent roof, new ceramic tile, garage was converted for handicapped access with bath. Gorgeous wood floors in 2 upstairs bedrooms; entire 2nd floor is same; just needs to be uncovered and finished.Galley kitchen connects both dining areas. Beautiful wooden mantle w fine details; New oven, fountain in back yard; Excellent condition Morgan storage building remains. This home has only had 2 owners.
 
Cindy Cranston and Faye Taylor are REALTORS© with Keller Williams … (2 comments)

floresville: 1805 B St., Floresville, TX, 78114. Dollhouse of a Home in Downtown Floresville! Cindy Cranston and Faye Taylor Sell Floresville Real Estate! - 03/05/10 05:02 AM
1805 B St., Floresville, TX, 78114. Dollhouse of a Home in Downtown Floresville! Cindy Cranston and Faye Taylor Sell Floresville Real Estate!
Owner Relocating and Has Lowered Price Due To Motivation To Sell. This 1582+/-SqFt, 3-4Bdrm, 1 Lrg Bath Home on .376+/-Acres Has Great Curb Appeal and a Beautiful Lawn w/Mature Peacan Trees. Living Room has Tile, a False Fireplace, and a Bayed Window w/Seat. Larger Kitchen has Walk-in Pantry and Room for a Breakfast Area or to Add Additional Cabinets or an Island. Master Bedroom has Attached Sitting Room or Office or Nursery. Windows Replaced in 2008. Must See
 
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floresville: Floresville, Texas A Great Place To Live-Floresville Real Estate! - 02/03/10 03:22 PM
Floresville, Texas A Great Place To Live-Floresville Real Estate!


Floresville, Texas is a small community 20 miles southeast of San Antonio. Floresville offers all the charm of a small town while still being convient to the bustle of the 'big city' of San Antonio.
Almost eleven years ago my husband and I relocated with the Air Force to the San Antonio area. On a weekend drive we discovered Floresville, and decided to move our growing family here. Floresville offered the country living that we were looking for within an easy commute to San Antonio for my husbands job. It … (2 comments)

floresville: Tips For Successfully Negotiating As a Buyer. - 01/29/10 02:22 PM
 Successful negotiation is defined as reaching an agreement that satisfies the needs of all parties involved and in which all parties are satisfied.
•1.       Look at the transaction from the seller's point of view. In negotiating a real estate transaction it is very important to step into the property owner's shoes and look at the transaction from their side. This will help you to get the upper hand. Know their pressure points, and hot buttons.  Knowledge is power in a real estate transaction. Know why they are selling, how long the property has been listed, if they are facing foreclosure, or owe … (2 comments)

floresville: When Times Are Tough The Tough Think Outside The Box! What I Have Done To Generate Business In Slower Economic Times! - 01/29/10 02:11 PM
When Times Are Tough The Tough Think Outside The Box! What I Have Done To Generate Business In Slower Economic Times!

 
As a member of ActiveRainfor the past two years I have followed the trials and tribulations of my fellow REALTORS®/real estate agents, as we all struggle and adapt to a very different economic climate. I have listened to the advice of my industry eldersthat toughed out much harder times in the 80's, as well as new comer's that haven't known a better real estate market. In all of this I have learned to adapt, and in doing so had my best sales year ever … (26 comments)

floresville: Floresville Christmas Along the Corridor and Festival of Lights! Floresville, Texas! - 12/02/09 08:25 AM
Floresville Christmas Along the Corridor and Festival of Lights! Floresville, Texas!

The 2009 Christmas Along the Corridor and Festival of Lights Paradewill take place in downtown Floresville on Saturday December 12th beginning at 2pm. The event will feature  Arts and Crafts booths, food vendors, music, an appearance from Santa Clause, a parade Festival of Lights after the sun goes down, and the lighting of the tree on the courthouse lawn. If you haven't been or are new to the Floresville area, this is a must due event.
Bring your jackets, thermos of hot chocolate and favorite lawn chair out and … (1 comments)

floresville: Play Well With Others and They Will Play Nice With You!-Cindy Cranston-RE/MAX Vista, Floresville/San Antonio, TX - 11/25/09 07:59 AM
Play Well With Others and They Will Play Nice With You!-Cindy Cranston-RE/MAX Vista, Floresville/San Antonio, TX.
I'm sure, if asked, you could name an agent that is difficult to work with. An agent that has a chip on his/her shoulder, who looks at other agents as if the are stealing directly from his/her pocket. Do you know someone who fits this description? Do you fit this description?
This week I took on the responsibility of assisting in mentoring a new agent in our office. Before getting her license she worked as a receptionist in a local real estate office that has a reputation … (4 comments)

 
Cindy Cranston (Fulmer Realty- Floresville, LaVernia, San Antonio)

Cindy Cranston

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