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    When it comes to attic access ladders you don't want to say, "Close, but no cigar."Every now and then things are installed almost correctly - well, incorrect is incorrect.  Nothing should have to be called "...
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    Nice People and Other Unexpected Things in Real Estate   As I'm about to close on a condo listing on 128 Sandpiper Lane in Aliso Viejo, I reflected back to when my client bought the  condo in 2008.  There wa...
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     When you hire any professional to help you in finding a good home for yourself, you must ensure that this hired help is able to provide you with all the help required for finding, as well as buying, the hou...
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    Picturesque Setting In Dix Hills Long Island is what you will find on Villanova Lane at this Sprawling Ranch nestled in the Top-Rated Half Hollow Hills School District #5.                                    ...
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    Well in a never ending battle the data, and even in this case the Fed Chairs Speech,  supports one action yet the market is in reverse?I always say time will cure this irrational behavior but the equities ma...
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    I have lived in Texas all of my life.  I have seen historic rainfalls, hurricanes, tornadoes, flash floods and severe thunderstorms.  I would have to say that the storms we endured last night have to top the...
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    Memorial Day Parades in Greater Waterbury CT Area Sunday May 24, 2015 Cheshire:  The two-mile parade steps off at 1:30 p.m. today from Highland Elementary School along Route 10 to Cheshire High School. Rain ...
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    The Text Message that Made My Day I have lovely clients whose home in the Timberline community of Mission Viejo I sold two years ago.  I'd met the wife at an open house seven years before they listed their h...
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    Welcome to the ongoing weekly series called Tuesday Travelogue. We are in our forty-seventh week! (I remember the 40s, they were wonderful) Each week, some ActiveRain bloggers are spotlighted to take us some...
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    Change is a Choice“You will suddenly realize that the reason you never changed before was because you didn’t want to.”Robert H. Schuller 1926 - 2015, American Christian Televangelist, Pastor, Motivational Sp...
  • Popular Blog Entry in Just for Fun about 6 hours ago

    Editing Flower Pictures with iPiccy.com All of us that are in real estate know that editing will improve any photograph that we plan to use in marketing materials.  We also know that we must present a true p...
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    Some MLS Pictures Just Amaze Me! I’ve been scanning MLS the past three days trying to find the perfect place for a buyer I am working with.  As I scroll through the photos, I am amazed at some of the picture...
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    I Believe I can Fly - Not. I am scared of heights. Last night we were invited out to dinner by another couple, old friends and they live pretty far away. We meet in the middle and have dinner and a few laugh...
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  • Popular Answer on Real Estate Sales and Marketing about 8 hours ago
    Q: Where in your listing presentation do you discuss the commission? Do you negotiate it or just state what it is?

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  • Popular Answer on Real Estate Sales and Marketing about 9 hours ago
    Q: I am the listing agent for a property and the homeowners is upset that I have not shown the house. The house has been shown by other realtors. How would you respond to this homeowner?

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  • Popular Answer on Real Estate Sales and Marketing about 6 hours ago
    Q: I am the listing agent for a property and the homeowners is upset that I have not shown the house. The house has been shown by other realtors. How would you respond to this homeowner?

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  • Featured Blog Entry in Real Estate Industry about 2 hours ago

    The indigenous people of the area, the Spokanes, date back about 13,000 years. They lived near Spokane Falls in what is now downtown Spokane hunting the abundant wild game, fishing for salmon and gathered pl...
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