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By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 5
 We are faced with a difficult situation in our family.  We are trying to be understand but are finding it hard to realize the ramification of the actions that have been taken place.  WE have small children that are involved and we love these precious ones.If you have felt the pain that we are fe...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 2
I have been fortunate enough to work face to face with sellers today.  I had listed one of their lots and they were going to take it off the market.  I did some research for them and suggested that they leave that lot on the market...because it can't sell if no one knows it is for sale..They then...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 3
 WE have folks that come to our area to learn that we live within 10 miles of a Nuclear Plant, which supplies Power to much of the county and other surrounding counties in the area. We feel compelled to let folks know that right off the bat.  Some freak out and other say, "If I gotta go, This is ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
 One of the things that I do as a Volunteer, is to make afgans for the folks in the Dosher Nursing Center  in Southport.  I have such a feeling of accomplishment when I finish an afgan and am able to take it to a perfect stranger in our Nursing Center. I spend approximatly 40 hours Crocheting the...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 16
These are terms that I have heard since Real Estate 101.  Are these the terms that you are familiar with. The Tire Kickers and Tooth Pickers are those possible FUTURE buyers that want to use YOUR precious time right then.  The are NOT qualified and do not have the means to purchase right now but ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
I love watching the points grow and I am getting to know others that are close in points.  I love to read their blogs and respond back to them.It is so much fun to see our points grow...from the beginning to what we have now.You can learn so much from your active rain associates. Many have really...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 5
A great day today. I had a listing appointment yesterday morning and another one yesteday afternoon.  Took one for sure and think that I will get the next one in a day or so..  And guess what!  Got another one this afternoon and another one on Thursday. I am helping to train one of our new agents...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 10
 Southport is my favorite place to be.  WE have been aorund the world and know..Southport is home and that is where we always want to get back to.Here we are sitting on the Dock in the back yard.  This is Beaver Dam Creek and we catch Crab and a variety of fish off this dock.My favorite fish is P...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
  For me, it began as a normal work week.  I skipped the Office Meeting and went on the the Southport Office. When I arrived, Vicki our secretary was in tears and said to me "Look at the TV"...As I looked, the 2nd plane flew into the North Tower at the World Trade Center.    I was Stunned into co...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
Southport - Oak Island, North Carolina Living on the SouthEast Coast of North Carolina, we have seasonal real estate in our area.  Mainly the majority of our business is done in the Spring, Summer and Fall.  Not much happens from  Thanksgiving to Memorial Day. WE have wonderful Falls with lots of...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 25
  I just read a blog about meeting "a prospect" at a vacant property.   WE do NOT do that in our office. We"C I T O" them (Come into the office) before we go out to show them property.  There have been many bad things to happen to agents in North Carolina and I am sure that it is the same across ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 7
 This is what we start with.  Handpicked grapes from the yard.  I boiled them down till we could squeeze them.  We had  about 11 cups of juice. Recipe calls fore 5 cups of juice and 7 cups of sugar and a pat of butter.  cook after it boils for 2 minutes.  Pour in sterilized jars and seal ...Then ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 10
Thanks Debbie... I am so glad that you did a contest for us to work with.  I always enjoy the challenge. The three things that I have picked to grow my business: 1.    EDDM  - Every Door Direct Mail.  This is a good way to send and blanket an area with you Media.I do this when I am in search of a...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 9
Fresh PEACHES......into Peach Preverves!  And then the canning of the peaches in to preserves...Yummmm.. This is who we are.  We love to pick and can the wonderful vegetables and fruits that we grow or  is provided to us.Our Son in Law brought us a box of beautiful, lucious, ripe peaches yesterda...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
 I have just sent an email out to my listing because we have the Fall Tab that will be printed in the next 3 weeks. This Tab has a shelf life of about 3 months and will be in the resturants, grocery stores, novely stores etc.  So we get right much Bang for our Bucks on this one. I have learned th...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 3
 A great day today.  Business is Great.. I had a listing appointment yesterday morning and another one yesteday afternoon.  Took one for sure and think that I will get the next one in a day or so..  And guess what!  Got another one this afternoon and another one on Friday.Seems like our sellers a...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
  This is such a great idea and everyone can do this. YOu get this great feeling in your heart when you do something for someone else and it is not expected. It can be as simple as letting a car get in line that is stuck on a side road; smiling a someone with a frown on their face; letting someon...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 5
  Today would have been My Mother's 99th Birthday. She was born on August the 11th, 1916.  She was a wonderful, loving gracious person that I miss each and every day. I look in the mirror in the morning and see my Mother looking back at me.. I hear a phone message that I have recorded and hear My...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 12
As a young person, our family would watch TV on Saturday and Sunday evenings....Mama would pop ..popcorn and we would sit around and watch the Ed Sullivan Show.  We would see the new performers enter into the entertainment arena.  I remember seeing Stevie Wonder doing the finger poppin thing and ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 5
 Wonderful Fig Tree in a Neighbors Yard..These are luscious Figs that we will make preserves tonight  The Tree is loaded and many are still ripening.  This bush is about 12 feet tall and the figs are about the size of a small pear. These are the biggest Figs I have even seen in  my life..I wanted...

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