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By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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If you are looking for a place to lend some value to your customer and clients, the National Association of REALTORS HouseLogic site is a free consumer site that provides information on all aspects of homeownership. There is something for everyone including home improvement ideas, maintenance tip...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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The latest craze from American Idol is the famous "Pants On The Ground" audition by General Larry Platt.  In his famous song lyrics you hear:  ~Pants on the ground...Pants on the ground...Lookin' like a fool with your pants on the ground~It is a song that leaves a lasting impression for the first...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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So as the year kicks off, as a Broker/Manager, it is time to think about getting the agents in the office motivated and staying on track. What I find difficult for me is that fact that there is a lot of experienced agents that are in my office, and you know what they say "It is hard to teach old ...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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So the new year is here and I am off and running! I have taken the time to get started on my plan, and so far so good! I decided to update my blog for some accountabilty purposes, and keep a record of where I am going. 1. Signed up to obtain my GRI Certification. These courses will start in just ...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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As I get ready to step forward into 2010, I also need to reflect on 2009. I look to see what worked and didn't work to achieve my expectations of the year.  There were a few items that didn't get accomplished and some major ones that I was not sure would be obtainable that did happen. So what was...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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What can I say, last night at the Can's For Kids Chili Cook Off was just one of those "feel good" moments that truly made me proud to be called a REALTOR®.  The parking lot was full of the best professionals in town, and they were all there for one purpose and one purpose only and that was to rai...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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How many times do you hear this statement? Probably not nearly enough, but why? I tend to believe it is because we  doubt it ourselves. But why should we doubt? Is it not true that we are the creators of our own future? What would happen if you told yourself everyday "My future is so bright, I go...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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To Tweet or not to Tweet? That is THE question.  It seems that everyday, I have an agent come into my office and ask a question that has something to do with technology regarding the real estate profession. The majority are just being to look at the options that are available to become a part of,...

By Laurie Rushing
(Trademark Real Estate, Inc.- e-Pro)
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Trademark Real Estate is excited to announce a partnership with Fowler Auctioneers in Hot Springs. The goal of our partnership is to find the best and fastest possible way to market property for our Sellers. With the team work of the two organization, it is one of the best options that Hot Spring...

By Chris Rix
(Rix Realty - Advantage Team Realtors)
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When you want to borrow money, lenders will look at a number of things before agreeing to grant credit to you. First, lenders want to know if you have the financial ability to repay the loan. This is known as capacity. Second, lenders look for any property you have to back the loan-again, this is...

By Jeff and Paulia Kennedy
(Hot Springs 1st Choice Realty)
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Debi Jones of the Kennedy Team volunteered as one of the auction items in a local fundraiser for the American Cancer Society sponsored by Reed Plumbing last week.  While Debi was glad to help with a good cause, Debi knew that it would be an interesting evening when she agreed to be one of the Bac...

By Jeff and Paulia Kennedy
(Hot Springs 1st Choice Realty)
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Paulia forwarded an interesting article to me entitled, "Top 10 Fashion Colors for Fall Provide Clues to What's New in Home Décor" from here. Sellers seeking advice from listing agents who wish to update their properties with the freshest colors can take a look at the fashion industry for directi...

By Chris Rix
(Rix Realty - Advantage Team Realtors)
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So I had a little close, you know the kind where the seller is out of state and buyer closes separately. It wasn't enough that my seller was gracious enough to pick up the tab on some closing costs, but later to find that there was actually some closing costs dollars not quite exhausted from agre...

By Drew Riley
(Spa Realty, Inc Team Riley)
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Lately the news regarding the world of Real Estate has been kind of quiet.  What was once a daily topic has started to slip from the front of the line.  Is this a good thing, or perhaps something more to fear.   If your not concerned about the fact that home sales were up last month, or that lend...

By Chris Rix
(Rix Realty - Advantage Team Realtors)
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1. Back Porch Grill for sunset any day- food is good and consistent (best suset spot) 2. Central Park- Great downtown locale easy level access nice views, easy parking, great food(best restaurant in Hot Springs) If dining inside after dark you will definitely agree the tacky flood lights they use...

By Jeff and Paulia Kennedy
(Hot Springs 1st Choice Realty)
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Website statistics for our primary web site,  www.BestofHotSprings.com broke another record today!  This site had 76,348 total hits during the month of March.  That tells us that the real estate market is very active and heating up!  Along with this great news, one of my favorite financial analys...

By Jeff and Paulia Kennedy
(Hot Springs 1st Choice Realty)
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  It's a great week this week in Hot Springs.  The spring weather is here with temperatures in the 70s, the Bradford Pear trees are blooming, the lake levels are back to normal, and the streets are packed with tourists in town for the horse races.  You can feel the excitement! On top of all this ...

By Chris Rix
(Rix Realty - Advantage Team Realtors)
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I hope everyone is enjoying the market change as I have. It has been a welcomed blast of business. Here are several new listings from lake to historic to 12 acres with a great house.

By Jeff and Paulia Kennedy
(Hot Springs 1st Choice Realty)
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Website hits are up!  The Kennedy Team's website, www.BestofHotSprings.com expects more than a 33% increase in site hits by the end of January.  Historically, this website averages 35,000 hits per month.  As of today, with one week remaining in the month, 42,500 hits have been calculated with an ...

By Chris Rix
(Rix Realty - Advantage Team Realtors)
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I started in November preparing for my clients whom wanted to sell in the Spring, because in our biz Spring is already here! I am working now to get all of my Lake listings in order because Lake Hamilton comes back to normal level next month. I have been showing a lot since just after Christmas. ...

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