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By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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  FANS OF THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW WILL ONCE AGAIN DRESS TO IMPRESS AT THE ROCKY HORROR MASQUERADE BALL AT THE ALABAMA THEATRE IN BIRMINGHAM AL!!!!!   This great old movie palace is the perfect place to host this annual event!  Even if you aren't a fan of the movie, if you like to people-wat...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 1
  Experience the Alabama Symphony Orchestra with Justin Brown (Music Director and Principal Conductor)         October 24   The Da Vinci Concert (in collaboration with the Birmingham Museum of Art) October 30   Brown Celebrates Bernstein November 7-9  Sibelius & Schumann November 21-22  Brown Pla...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 6
The Blue Monkey Lounge is a wonderful martini bar located on Cobb Lane in the historic Southside area of Birmingham.   The atmosphere is reminiscent of the days of the speakeasy, with comfortable seating, private nooks, low lighting and great music.  You can also enjoy an outdoor patio that has a...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 4
  HALLOWEEN IN BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA         Don’t miss the 17th annual BOO AT THE ZOO!   Oct. 10-12, 17-19, and 24-26, 2008   5 pm – 9 pm   $7 for members and non-members (tax included)   WEAR YOUR FAVORITE COSTUME!   HERE’S WHAT’S NEW FOR 2008:   Ride every ride with the new “All-You-Can-Ride” wri...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 6
Gas prices in the Birmingham area continue to drop each day.....who would have thought $3.26 for a gallon of regular unleaded would be something to celebrate? The Raceway station on Highway 31 in Pelham often has some of the lowest prices around...... This picture was taken Sunday, October 12, 20...
In the United States, there are over 15,000 dyer fires a year. Failure to complete routine maintenance and inspections is a leading contributor in dryer fires across the nation.   Dryer vents clogged with dust, fiber, and lint is the cause of nearly 30% of all dryer fires, making it a top contrib...
Karl Schiesz says his job is not complete until his customers understand how to maintain their dryer vent systems to prevent a dryer fire and to save on energy costs   Birmingham, AL --   Karl Schiesz, former Culinary Director, traded his chef hat and apron for a logo-ed uniform to own and operat...
Karl Schiesz is overwhelmed by letters and emails, thanking him for his service and advice on dryer vent maintenance to prevent dryer fires    Birmingham, AL -- The U. S. Fire Administration reports over 15,000 dryer fires annually; most of these tragedies could be prevented with proper dryer ven...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 6
The Southern Women's Show returns to Birmingham October 2-5 at the BJCC in downtown Birmingham. Food Fashion Fun Shopping Celebrity Guests Health Beauty Lifestyle   Admission: Adults $9 at the door On-line Advance Tickets $8 Groups $7 (10 or more, Advance) One free ticket for every 10 purchased Y...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 2
Come listen to some great music, taste fresh microbrews and enjoy the view from Red Mountain at Vulcan Park and Museum when the 4th Annual Vulcan AfterTunes returns on Sunday afternoons this fall. Don't miss this unique event to socialize and meet your Birmingham neighbors.....so much fun! Ticket...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 1
Celebrating it's tenth anniversary, Birmingham's independent film festival will be held September 26-28 in various venues in downtown including: Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Alabama Theatre Carver Theatre McWane Science Center Regions Center Auditorium Harbert Center Alabama Showplace Speake...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
Comments 1
Enjoy this musical production performed under the stars at Vulcan Park on top of Red Mountain in Birmingham!  Presented by Red Mountain Theatre Company and Vulcan Park and Museum.  It will be a night of fun for all ages.  Don't forget your blankets and lawn chairs! When:     September 12th and 13...
Dryer Vent Wizard, Dryer Vent Cleaning Company, Expands in Central Alabama; Awards Franchise in Birmingham        Former culinary director makes a career change to educate consumers in his community on clothes dryer fire safety             Birmingham, AL - Greg Longe, co-president of Dryer Vent W...
Clogged dryer vents allow heat and moisture to build up, allowing mold to grow and lead to potential health problems    Birmingham, AL-Karl Schiesz, owner of Dryer Vent Wizard servicing Central Alabama explains how mold is an issue with poorly maintained dryer vents.  Mold is a large group of mic...
Do's and Dont's The Importance of Cleaning Dryer Vents to Prevent Dryer Vent Problems Clean the lint filter before or after each load. Don't forget to clean the back of the dryer, where lint can be trapped. Cleaning Dryer Vents Annually Recommended The interior of the dryer and venting system sho...

By Toni Bird
(Coldwell Banker Preferred Properties)
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Yesterday was the 29th annnual Do Dah Day festival in Birmingham, Alabama.  This event which is held in the Highland Park neighborhood, features a parade with floats and walkers - both human and animal, bands and booths.  This is the major yearly fund raiser for the Greater Birmingham Humane Soci...

By Deneise Fondren, The Key to Your Real Estate Needs
(AL Classic Realty)
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10 fastest growing real estate markets10 homes for sale in hot marketsSee what you can get for the median home price in 10 cities where prices are still climbing. Birmingham's home prices should show steady growth, increasing a projected 2.7% over the next 12 months. 12-month forecast: 2.7% Media...

By Dan Barksdale
(USA Title of Alabama)
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March saw an increase of 19% in the number of homes sold in the Birmingham area, and an increase of 11% for the entire state. The average sales price was up for Birmingham, as was the median price. Here is the link to the Alabama Center for Real Estate web site. Alabama continues to show positive...

By Toni Bird
(Coldwell Banker Preferred Properties)
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 2520 Hampstead Drive only 89,900.  This Awesome Townhome in Grayson Valley is spacious, has great colors and a lot of upgrades. There are 2 large bedrooms. There is even a fireplace in the Living Room.  If you want a dog this is the perfect place because there is a fenced backyard and a covered ...

By Brad Clement, Brad Clement
(RealtySouth)
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Open any major publication or tune into any national news program and you'll be bombarded with negative stories about the real estate housing market in America. There's no question that the subprime lending debacle is a major event because major financial institutions fell victim to greed support...

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