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With the advent of the best route-planning software and automated technology the software came into being and since their introduction in the market they have taken the route planning industry by storm. The answer is simple enough. It provides extremely precise control over all the route planning...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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I guess some things are really unpredictable. My pups have now gone onto camp and this is the toughest part of travel for me. I miss them already. So I was finishing the last of my packing and I looked outside to see the mama bunny that shares my property with me chomping away in my flower garden...

By John Brave
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There are multiple advantages associated with plater ceilings and they are also distinct from other variants of coatings. Moisture resistance is reckoned as a major benefit while the finish suits all interiors across homes. The material used in plaster ceiling is non-combustible and can therefore...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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How do you “make a living” . . . AKA earn money to pay for your needs and wants? Do you have a JOB . . . or is it a Career? If it’s a job, is this job a short term gig or a professional pursuit? Are you enthusiastic about “going to work”, and do you feel fulfilled or empty at the end of each day?...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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824 E 57th St, Tacoma 98404Cute 3 bedroom, one bathroom craftsman home in Tacoma with over sized yard on a large lot. New carpet. Hardwood floors in living area recently re-stained. 2 bedrooms on the main & extra bedroom up. Built-ins with molding, trim and curved ceilings true to the style of th...

By Lisa @ Chime Technologies, We market for agents, build CRM and tools. Ask me!
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Now that you’ve decided to build a real estate team to improve time management and increase your sales volume, you might be wondering who should be your first actual hire. Your first hire will often depend on your goals. If you want to focus more on the core of your business, you might consider h...

By Judy Orr, SW & Near West Chicago suburbs
(HomeSmart Realty Group)
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I became an editor of for Oak Lawn Illinois because of another Active Rainer, Bill Gassett.  It's been fun and I've started to interact with some of the readers in the Topix forum.  It only takes a few minutes a day to find articles to post as I have a Google alert set up for Oak Lawn. ...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
( Inc)
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Hackers and wannabe hackers can easily purchase cheap tools of the trade online. The security firm Dell SecureWorks Inc. confirms this in their latest report and adds that underground markets for hackers, including those from Russia, is thriving.The “Dark Web” is the go-to place for hackers looki...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
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So many folks to meet in Arizona, and I am going to start with Anna Banana Kruchten. Anna is a nice girl from Northern Minnesota, my neighbor to the west who decided quite some time ago to leave the paradise of the North to go help out the folks in the deserts of the Southwest. I am sure that it ...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
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Joe Petrowsky! Someone I Would Like To Meet Live And In Person. When Donna come up with this contest a month ago I immediately started a month long debate as to which of the hundreds of people I would like to meet from active rain that I would write about. So tough to whittle down the list with s...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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Reblogs Can Help You and the Original AuthorDo you know what a reblog is? It is sharing a post that another member that was written and posted on another members blog. You do this by using the reblog feature button that is under the written post. The ActiveRain network allows you to this if the m...

By Gary Thomas
(Preferred Properties Key West)
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 I had the opportunity to show 1301 Flagler Avenue this past week and fell in love with the house. It has been professionally renovated and is in picture perfect condition. The furnishings are included in the purchase price. It is move-in ready. So what you see is what you get. Let's take a look....

By April REALTOR®, GRI, new home construction + buyers + sellers
(Metro Brokers of OK)
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A MINISTER'S TRIALS AND COMFORTS ARE PERMITTED AND SENT FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE CHURCH  2 CORINTHIANS 1:4 Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God. CLARKE'S COMMENTARY Who comf...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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We have found the lucky buyers for650 Military Ave21208Baltimore CountyMLS MDBC 458828$324,944   Here is the perfect home for a large family, a blended family, for extra guests, for home offices, for the boomerang kids or for sharing with friends.There is a total of six bedrooms and three and a h...

By Marie Waite
(Finest Women in Real Estate)
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Blessed by these two amazing women Rachel LaMar our Featured Agent and Expert Contributor for the Finest Women in Real Estate TV Talk Show and Kimberly Whitfield who is the National TV Host for one of our episodes who is now going to move up and have her own TV Talk Show talking about Conscious C...

By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
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In either 1675 or 1676 Sir Isaac Newton wrote, "If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants."While in high school, my daughter, Tami, wrote, "If I have seen further, it would be because I stepped from the shoulders of giants, and stood on my own two feet."Later, I wrote, ...
There are several reasons for traveling. Under the US immigration law, the type of visa will be determined by the purpose of your travel as well as other facts. The visa application process can be complicated at times, and it’s always an excellent idea to hire immigration lawyers such as Solution...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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My gang of four rescue dogs are my much loved and cherished family. When I travel, they go to camp: a really nice place about a mile from my home. They are well cared for and I know it, but I always worry and miss them when I am away. I wish I could explain to them that I will be back, but I am h...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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 Park Towers West7121 Park Heights AveBaltimore, Maryland 21215$224,944MLS MDBA471580   Click To See More Photos   Luxury 1700' plus square feet in this 3 bedrooms 2 bath corner unit in move in condition. Gleaming hardwood floors, replacement windows, gourmet kitchen with gas cooking and a covere...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
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  On Generalizations, Generally     On Generalizations, Generally   Although I can find it difficult at times, I try not to use the word Always.  Or Never.  Those who know me are aware of my use of the expression "it depends" as part of my lexicon.  I tend to use it because it fits for many of th...