Explore Marion, AR

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Easter events in Marion and West Memphis this weekend, 4/2 and 4/3 Easter bunny is on its way to First Community Bank in Marion on Block Street this Friday, 4/2, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. kids can take pictures with Easter bunny with a very minimum $5 fee , and if you are a First Savers Club me...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Is it necessary to get a home warranty? Home warranty is not the same as home insurance, and you don't get it through your insurance agent.  Just like anything else on the market, there are different home warranty companies for you to choose, ask your  REALTOR® to give you some recommendations. A...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Children's Walking Parade @ Woolfolk Library in Marion this Saturday, 3/27/10 Easter is only less than 2 weeks away, Spring is everywhere, flowers start blooming, lots of sunshine.  It is time for Easter egg hunting soon, don't forget the Children's Walking Parade @ Woolfolk Library in Marion thi...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Places you don't want to miss when visiting Nashville, Tn Just got back from Nashville, Tn after a short vacation, I just want to share some of the local famous spots that you don't want to miss if you have a chance to go visit Nashville. Oh my gosh, Pancake Pantry, this is one good little restau...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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If you are thinking about getting a GPS......... I just came back from a short vacation from Nashville, Tn.  It was wonderful, just 4 days, relaxed, ate great food and did some shopping.  But I tell you, I don't think it would be that relaxed if we didn't buy a GPS before the trip, we bought a Ma...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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It feels good to receive some flowers, especially twice in a week!   It has been a long long time ago since I received 2 flower deliveries in the same week, lol.  Don't we all like to have these surprises every now and then?  It started on this Monday, hey, this week started off pretty good, my c...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Buyers in Marion/West Memphis-Don't forget to transfer the name of the utility before/after you close If you purchase your new home in Marion: Marion Water Department closes every Friday, so you will need to transfer the name before that.  They open from Monday-Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Sellers-What you need to know before listing your house on the market No matter what is your reason of selling your house, there are a few things you need to know before putting your house on the market for sale. How many competitors in your area- if you want to "win" this game, you need to do yo...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Open House at 900 Nicks Cove on 2/21, Sunday   Price:$125,000 Size:1304 sq ft 3bed/2bath fenced yard corner lot, cove This well kept home is one of the very few homes in Pleasant Plains with side 2 car garage.  Hardwood floor in living room, tile in kitchen and bathrooms, carpet in all bedrooms. ...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Buyers, don't take "Move in for Nothing", literally.  "Zero Down Payment" ,"Move in for Nothing" sounds very attractive to buyers, isn't it?  But Buyers, there are some expenses for you when purchasing a home before closing, so don't take "Nothing" literally. These are some examples that you will...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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OPEN HOUSE AT 115 MILLER DR. ON 2/20, SATURDAY PRICE:$268,500 SIZE:2894 SQ FT 5 BED/3 BATH  This beautiful 2 stories house has it all, 3 bedrooms down, 1 bedroom plus finished bonus room with closet which can be the 5th bedroom, 2 baths down and 1 full bath upstairs. Seller puts extra finishing t...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Chinese New Year treats that bring you good luck! I have been very busy the last few days, I didn't get a chance to post this until today.  But Chinese New Year celebration lasts from a few days to 14 days, so, I am still in the loop. When I was young, I looked forward to Chinese New Year so much...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Heavy Snow Fall in Marion, Ar It has been a long time since I saw that much snow in one day in Marion, Ar.  It is so beautiful, and powdery, perfect for making snowball and snowman or snow anything.  Kids don't have to go to school today, remember we are in Arkansas, snow day almost means no scho...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Home Insurance-What is your score??  Do you know your credit score also affects the way you get your home insurance?  The way insurance company decides on the score is not the same as your credit score for a mortgage loan.  The score runs from 1-30, and the lower the number, the better the score ...

By Michael Ford, Matching Families with Homes
(Coldwell Banker Heritage Homes)
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You just never know what the day or week holds for you!!  Just this morning I got up it snowing and a little freezing rain and the weather is just not friendly!!  But I put a smile on my face headed out to pick up my Dad for coffee and breakfest.  Every time I am a little down my Dad reminds me o...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Congratulations!  You are pre-approved for a mortgage loan to buy your new home, and you may be a First Time Buyer, or just need some guidance, what do you do next? Before I start going through the buying steps, please let me remind you, buyer, DO NOT GO OUT FOR SHOPPING SPREE BEFORE YOU CLOSE ON...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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As we talked about housing in previous post Are you thinking about moving to Marion, Ar.? Part 2-Housing If you prefer something more in the outskirt neighborhood, still in Marion School district, city water, city sewer, cable ready, maybe Rustling Oaks is where you may consider to take a look.  ...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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We usually just have a moderate winter, average around 40-50 something degrees, but the last several days sure was cold cold enough for us in Marion, Ar.    Brrrr, It is cold outside, even the pond in couple of subdivisions like Marion Lake Estate and River Trace is frozen.    

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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I was on phone duty this afternoon, right before I was fixing to leave the office, the phone rang and the lady was asking about one of my listings: Buyer: I want to know how much is that house on ABC Street selling for? Me: It is listing for $X amount of dollar. Buyer:  Thank you. Me:  Is this so...

By Rita Fong, Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
(RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 )
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Good Neighbor Next Door (GNND) program of HUD in Marion, West Memphis and Crittenden County, Ar.   Dear Full time paid Police officer, Firefighter, Paramedic, or Teacher, Do you know about this wonderful HUD program called GOOD NEIGHBOR NEXT DOOR (GNND) just for you guys only?  You are only payin...

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