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By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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How many acres are there in a parcel of land 600 feet by 300 feet ? Please take your time. The answers are posted below the wildlife photo. A.  4.132231 Multiply 600 feet times 300 feet and we have a total of 180,000 square feet. If one acre equals 43,560 square feet, divide 43,560 in 180,000 and...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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If sixteen acres of commercial land sell for $720,000, how much will 200 acres cost ? Take your time. The answer is posted below the wildlife photograph. A. 9 million dollars Divide 720 thousand by sixteen to get the price per commercial acre sold. The answer is 45 thousand dollars per acre. Mult...
By Eric Crane -- Your Full Service, Discount Fee Realtor®, Greater Metro Phoenix Arizona
(DPR Realty LLC)
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Lake Park at the Bridges -- Buyer Rebate Toward Closing Costs!   T.W. Lewis and David Weekley Homes have formed a partnership in the construction of luxury homes in Arizona.  One such community is Lake Park at the Bridges, located in Gilbert Arizona (in the area of Higley Road and Queen Creek Roa...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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 thousan...
By Trey Thurmond, College Station , Texas Homes
(BCR Realtors)
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I recently watched an agent go from tears to anger and back to tears several times in a few hours. They were angry at  a client .....something that as professionals we should not be doing  in our business. So it did not go their way and like a child they chose to act out in  tantrum mold. WHAT th...
By Kristin Hamilton, (909) 557-6966, CDPE, SFR, CHS-Redlands/Loma Linda
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The Calimesa Country Club & Golf Course for Fun  Calimesa Country Club & Golf Club 1300 S 3rd StCalimesa, California 92320Riverside County Phone(s): (909) 795-2488 Fax: (909) 795-3578   The 18-hole "Calimesa" course at the Calimesa Country Club facility in Calimesa, California f...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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 t...
By Robin Fraser, "Your Home Is My Business"
(Keller Williams Realty The Market Place 1)
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Here are the most recent home sales numbers for this area for the month of  May 2014. We know it is helpful to know what is going on in our market. Contact the Fraser Team today (702)622-0601Your home is our business! May 2014 Current Market Report For North Las Vegas.             Click here to g...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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 is...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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...
By Karen Simms, Horse Property Specialist
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Higley Estates Home in Morrison Ranch for Sale, 5 bedroom 3 baths.  
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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 1...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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....
By Robin Fraser, "Your Home Is My Business"
(Keller Williams Realty The Market Place 1)
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Here are the most recent home sales numbers for this area for the month of  May 2014. We know it is helpful to know what is going on in our market. Contact the Fraser Team today (702)622-0601Your home is our business! May 2014 Current Market Report For Overton.           Click here to get local a...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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 David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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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 multiply...
By Trey Thurmond, College Station , Texas Homes
(BCR Realtors)
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College Station Texas. It is a fact . There are beginning to be real inventory shortages in certain  price ranges of homes in our area. This  can be tough on consumers and agents alike. When the demand is there for purchasing and the supply is low then Economics 101 kicks in. Sellers have begun t...
By Eric Crane -- Your Full Service, Discount Fee Realtor®, Greater Metro Phoenix Arizona
(DPR Realty LLC)
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Golf Canyon at Estrella -- Buyer Rebate Toward Closing Costs!   T.W. Lewis and David Weekley Homes have formed a partnership in the construction of luxury homes in Arizona.  One such community is Golf Canyon at Estrella, located in Goodyear Arizona.    Golf Canyon at Estrella is part of the resor...
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