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Since most home purchases are financed and many home buyers are home sellers it would seem that the ability to create online marketing partnerships with high quality mortgage brokers that serve your local area would be a wise idea. Anyone trying this?  Any success stories that you are willing to ...
Looking for feedback about your process in providing photos and or videos of homesWho takes the photos? - you , owner , hired photographerWhat technology do you use - digitial camera,  film camera, video tape, cell phone cameras...How many of you are using video?     
Looking for opinions and information about cash back at closing promotions like inest but not restricted to new homes. "iNest's unique relationship with leading homebuilders, and our patented program, allows us to streamline the real estate sales process and pass the savings along to you in the f...
"The California Association of Mortgage Brokers recently issued its annual Mortgage Forecast report, which projected interest rates will likely to remain within 1 percent of current levels through 2007."Read the full story here What is hard to believe is this quote about 1% option mortgages"The p...
A U.S. census report released Friday shows that the boom for the Sunshine State has slowed, with Florida growing only 1.8 percent in 2006 after back-to-back years of adding more than 2 percent to the population. read more 
 A new year also brings with it a new set of considerations for mortgages, from the expiry of fixed rates to choices about when to make an overpayment.  http://www.myfinances.co.uk/mortgages/news/loans/debt-consolidation-loan/top-5-mortgage-tips-2007-$461774.htm
Fairfield attorney convicted in $2.5M bank fraud http://www.norwalkadvocate.com/news/local/state/hc-23125053.apds.m0511.bc-ct--lawydec23,0,7445749.story
Whille some newspapers are reporting the decline in mortgage rates it is still a well kept secret for many in the US Since many believe that mortgage money interest rates are tied to short term all they know is that the Fed has raised rates 15 meetings in a row and they assume mortgage rates are ...
The site now allows owners and real estate agents to plant virtual "For Sale" signs in their Zillow.com front yards at no cost to the agent or homeowner.http://rismedia.com/index.php/article/articleview/16999/1/1/Questions for Real estate pros: As an agent do you think you will use this service? ...
To keep this simple it is a great idea to NOT name your pages index.html because you may wish to port your site at some point to .php or .asp or .cfm  or blend your html with dynamic pages  -   dont freak out if you have done this but it something to consider going forwardI just built a complete ...

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