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2009 

One question for you, how do you aquire so many points?  I'm not going to tell the whole story here cause it makes me sound desperate.  But, someone give me a heads up on how to execute my Active Rain site to become more valuable.   Kindly, Thank you in advance. Penny O'Brien with RE/MAX Experien...
09/24/2009
Since Las Vegas is the foreclosure capital of the United States I can say that the landfills are on overload.  With so many homeowners on the move there is so much trash.  Just think of the days when maybe one of your neighbors were moving.  They probably have a garage sale or have a charity come...
09/24/2009
Hello fellows Realtors, I am looking for ways to become an REO agent.  I have been doing BPO's for one company for over a year or so. I have over 10 years full-time experience in Las Vegas Real Estate.  I've been seriously wanting to have a small REO account for the past year and a half.  I'm not...
09/24/2009
Renters just won a big win against foreclosure. You might think renters don't have to worry about losing their homes to the bank. But many have been turned out onto the street--although they were current on their rent--because the landlord wasn't current with his mortgage payments. The National ...
09/24/2009
I don't have an REO account with any of the banks...I feel fortunate enough that I have short-sales and regular re-sale listings.  I do know that REO agents are hurting for listings. Most of them are starting to complain they don't have any listings and if they do their all in contract and arent'...
09/24/2009
Oh no, The $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit expires December 1st. The usefulness of the credit diminishes daily if the credit is not extended well before that date.  So many first-time homebuyers are scrambling to try to get something soon. A homebuyer/homebuyers are eligible for the tax cr...
09/24/2009
Surround yourself with SUCCESSFUL agents that know the power of SUCCESS!  Be around them to get motivated or to get educated.  Maybe you need both.  You need to gain knowledge, information and motivation to be a doer not a dreamer. Most of the successful agents I know love their work and have no ...
09/22/2009
How many times a day do we say these words?  How about e mail them?  Or are you someone that has your thank you signature already programmed into your cell and e mail?  Today I made myself really pay attention to what's going on instead of just allowing myself to go through the motions of the day...
09/22/2009
Several people in Las Vegas who are homeowners are opting for the idea of getting a roommate for a little extra cash.  You know money to help make the monthly payment. Some people are looking to rent a room rather than an apartment, they are compelled for reasons of wanting to live in house rathe...
09/22/2009
I'm in the market for homes that are distressed and ready to sell.  A lot of people are hiring agents to put their homes on the market and some agents don't know how to handle them. Short sales has become a sign of the times and there is so much to know about listing them and dealing with all par...
09/22/2009
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