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By Rick Cordisco, Pocono Real Estate Professional
(Pocono Mountain Lakes Realty )
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Locust Lake Village is a private lake community comprised of 1600 properties just off of Rte 940 in the town of Pocono Lake, PA. Their amenities are as follows:Pilgrim Lake is 1.62 acres and is the only designated area for ice-skating, as long as weather permits. East Lake is 5.24 acres and is us...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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Forbes Magazine said: Where are the best cities to live in the United States if you want to work hard and get ahead?Forbes magazine examined the nation's 40 largest metropolitan statistical areas and based on the number of Forbes' 400 best big companies and 200 best small companies that are headq...

By Rick Cordisco, Pocono Real Estate Professional
(Pocono Mountain Lakes Realty )
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OK I was with a buyer yesterday and looked at two houses. One they hated and one they "Were Ok With". Long story short, they wanted to make an offer on the one house. As usual it was low but I thought possibly it had a chance anyway. Now to "The Twist". The twist is that the buyer wanted to know ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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  Webinars Are they worth while or are they just a waste of time? I get junk webinar emails all the time. Are these true Webinar Advantages?  •·         Are they Convenient? •·         Do you have more Control because you are not in a seminar environment? •·         Is there True Interaction? •· ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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Realtor Magazine Online section said: http://www.realtor.org/rmonews_and_commentary/rmonews Pass this on to your buyers or prospects. Credit scores, along with your overall income and debt, are a big factor in determining if you'll qualify for a loan and what loan terms you'll be able to qualify ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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 Realtor Magazine Online news and commentary section said: This is good for first time buyers as well as buyers. Here is the link for the complete form http://www.realtor.org/rmonews_and_commentary/rmonews  While your opinions on the type of home you want to own may change during the homebuying p...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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 You have got to take this quiz on social net working. tell me how you did. Follow this link http://www.realtor.org/RMOQuiz2.nsf/SocialNetworking?OpenForm   1. Which of the following is NOT considered a social networking site?     2. What social network do real estate pros report participating in...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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   Realtor Magazine Online and The Consultative Real Estate Agent said: Can you think of any more then these nine? 1. Be a problem solver  2. Ask for the referral 3. Tweet it to the world 4. Yelp or LinkedIn  5. Encourage clients to use an online review site  6. Get the transaction testimonial  7...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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MSNBC reported:   New-home sales fell slightly last month, in another sign that the housing market's recovery is likely to be gradual and prolonged.The Commerce Department said Wednesday that sales dropped 0.6 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 342,000, from a downwardly revis...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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  MSNBC said: Housing confidence is up increasing evidence that the market is turning around.The Adversity Index from MSNBC.com and Moody's Economy.com reported signs of a turnaround in 33 of the nation's metro areas.While that's less than 10 percent of metro areas, it still sounds significant.Va...

By Rick Cordisco, Pocono Real Estate Professional
(Pocono Mountain Lakes Realty )
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The annual 4 th of July Summer Carnival is Rolling into Town this Coming Week at Arrowhead Lakes Community in Pocono Lake, PA. Homeowners and their guests as well as the summer vacationers will get to enjoy the Memories at the Midway down by the Island Pool. Kids will get to enjoy Games, Rides an...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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  USA Today said: A first-time home buyer tax credit of up to $8,000 has helped to move housing inventory during an otherwise sluggish real estate cycle. Now both legislators and the business community are hoping to build on the incentive's success by expanding it. A number of bills have been int...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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   If you have not heard the RSPS Symposium for 2010 is going to be held in Lake Tahoe Nevada June 13-15. Its going to be at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino. Attendance at the NAR Symposium counts as one elective towards your Resort and Second-Home Property Specialists (RSPS) ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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Fortune said:   Housing analysts say that while sales are picking up, home prices are likely to continue dropping at least through mid-2010, and some prognosticators say until 2013. The pessimists point to a rising number of option ARMs and Alt-A mortgages that are likely to reset in the next 18 ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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  BusinessWeek said here are the top 10 places to start over.   1. Anchorage, Alaska2. Provo-Orem, Utah3. Kennewick-Richland-Pasco, Wash.4. Yakima, Wash.5. Omaha, Neb.-Council Bluffs, Iowa6. Richmond, Va.7. Winston-Salem, N.C.8. Colorado Springs9. Amarillo, Texas10. Washington, D.C., Arlington-Al...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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   Fathers Day Breakfast was packed at Arrowhead Lake Yesterday. The volunteers cooked an outstanding breakfast. They had made to order omelets. The menu was scrambled eggs, potato's, sausage, bacon, french toast, pancakes and more, more, more. All this and it was all you could eat! Too top it of...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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                                               July's Events Calendar    6/9/2009 to 9/1/2009 - 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM  Island Pool & Beach 2 will be open  6/20/2009 to 9/7/2009  Pools & Beaches Open  7/1/2009 - 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Swim Lessons  7/1/2009 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Water Aerobics  7/1/2009...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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3rd annual tribute fest Date(s): Saturday, July 18, 2009 Location: Big Boulder  The 3rd Annual Tribute Fest showcases amazing renditions of classic rock supergroups in a natural amphitheatre setting. This must attend event includes vendors, food and beverage, scenic chairlift rides, and a spectac...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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  Suburban REALTORS Alliance  sent to me a News brief for the week of June 15, 2009 PA REALTORS® laud Gov. Rendell and PHFA for creating initiative to benefit homebuyers The Pennsylvania Association of REALTORS® (PAR) commended Gov. Edward G. Rendell's plan to award a portion of the $380 million ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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 Did you read on realtor research? Low mortgage interest rates boosted pending home sales for the third consecutive month, with some benefit now from the first-time buyer tax credit, according to the latest numbers. "Housing affordability conditions have been at historic highs, but now the $8,000...

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