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By David Saks
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If you bought a house for the listing price less 20% and sold it for the listing price, what percent of profit would you make ? Take your time. The answer is posted below the wildlife photo. A. 25% Here's an example for you. Let's say we bought the home with a listing price of 500 thousand dolla...
By David Saks
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A piece of land 500 feet by 350 feet had a sidewalk laid around it by the owner. The sidewalk encompassed the entire lot and a curb was placed along the lot lines. The sidewalk cost $32,000 and the curb was $20 per lineal yard. What was the total cost of the sidewalk including the curb ? Please ...
By David Saks
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A builder / developer has 5.25 acres of land. He wants to divide the land into lots 60 feet wide by 100 feet deep. 36,690 square feet of land is required for street construction With all of the above considered, how many lots could be derived from the tract of land ? Take your time. The answer i...
By David Saks
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Arnold got his tax bill today and it was $4903.00. The tax rate is 42 mills per dollar. The property is assessed at 58.25% of it's value. What is the actual value of Arnold's property ? Take your time. The solution is below the wildlife photo.   A. $200,408.75 4903 tax billdivided by0.042 mills=...
By David Saks
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     A landowner has 160 acres of land. He sold 42.25 acres of the land to one man. He also sold one third of the remaining land to another buyer. How many acres were left ? A. 78.5 Acres Let's first subtract the 42.25 acres that were sold from the total number of acres owned by the seller and we...
By David Saks
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A seller has a tract of land which encompasses 108,900 square feet of land. The selling price is $12,500 an acre. How  much is the seller asking for the tract of land ? Take your time. The solution is posted below the wildlife photo ?   A. $31,250 There are 43,560 square feet in an acre. Divide ...
By David Saks
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An investor bought a block of lots to build on with each lot containing a 75 foot frontage. The investor wants to sell the lots for $337,500 and keep two lots for himself. What does the investor have to sell the lots per front foot for to realize the sale amount he's seeking ? Take your time. Th...
By David Saks
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A home sold for $750,000 with a profit of 20% at closing. How much did the home cost originally ? Take your time. The solution is below the wildlife photo.   A, $625,000 In this problem you have to remember to add a whole number to the divisor which includes the converted percentage into decimal...
By Christopher Lotte, Call (614) 835-7151 For Your Real Estate Needs
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty - www.TheBuckeyeRealtyTeam.com)
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  Today's Market Trends for Reynoldsburg * Median Listing Price: $152,850 -0.03% Median Listing Price/Sq Ft: $78.0000 -0.01% Total Listings: 140 -0.13% Total Listings Previous Months: December November   160 170   -0.06% -0.1% * All data pertains to single-family homes   Reynoldsburg Ohio Real Es...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage www.tromlerconstruction.com Mobile - 916-765-5366)
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I Guess It’s A Trend If It Happens To You   My wife is a property manager for a very large property management company based in Folsom, CA. She has worked there for over 15 years and loves it. The company managed about 25,000 units back then and has grown to about 80,000 units today. This means ...
By David Saks
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The mortgage company decided to lend the owner of a property an amount of money equal to 66.6666% of the appraised value of the property along with an interest rate of 5% annual interest rate. The first years interest in $20,000. A. What was the property appraised for ? B. How much was the loan ...
By David Saks
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How much interest would there be on an $87,400 loan for two years, eight month and 15 days at the interest rate of 4.5% annual interest rate using a bankers year ? Please take your time. The solution is below the wildlife photo.   A. $10,651.88 Lets first find the interest on one year by multipl...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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One of the more recent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) proposals, is to give consumers the ability to publicly post on the CFPB website their complaint against anyone who falls under the oversight of the CFPB.  The consumer would be able to post and make their complaint public no matt...
By E. Steve Banis, Jr., Real Estate Agent with Dana Properties
(Dana Properties, LLC.)
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By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663
(Woodland Management Service)
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Mistakes Forest Land Sellers Make That Could Cost Them a Sale A story about why a potentially valuable chunk of Forestland did not Sell, or nearly did not sell. One thing that we have learned over the years is that some agents know how to sell forestland and others just don’t get it. Those who d...
By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Indian Temples in Boston: Shri Swaminarayan Temple in Lowell, MA BAPS   The BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha is a spiritual, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to improving society through individual growth by fostering the Hindu ideals of faith, unity, and selfless service. The BAPS Swaminarayan S...
By Edward Gomez, Credit Score Boost USA
( Credit Score Boost - USA Credit Solutions)
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We had a great question today from a Bank Lender and we wanted to share the answer with you. The first question was can the customer pay for the boost after the boost?  Yes  depending on the product type (see step 3)  The second question was how much does this cost? The cost is tailored to each i...
By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663
(Woodland Management Service)
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View Burnett County Wisconsin in a larger map Burnett County Wisconsin; Forests, Wildlife and Land, Market Report January 2015   Burnett County is just up the road from where I grew up and is famous for its Wildlife and Recreational opportunities. The Forests, Rivers, Lakes and Wildlife of this c...
By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Selling Silicon Valley Homes in Top Schools San Jose, Cupertino, Saratoga, Palo Alto-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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Suzanne's post on a positive mindset growing her business and relationships is spot on. Do you share a genuine smile, wear your name badge and bring business cards when you go out on errands? You should! You never know who the people you interact with might know who need help to buy a home, sell ...
By Magnus Title Marketing
(Magnus Title)
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