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By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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The market value of a property is 600 thousand dollars. It's assessed for property taxes at 60% of it's market value. The property is taxed at the rate of 55 mills on the assessed value. What is the annual property tax paid for this assessment ? The answer is poated below the wildlife pho...
By Hella M. Rothwell, Real Estate Broker/Owner in Carmel-by-the-Sea CA
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This contest is fun for me because there are certain people who have had a big influence in my real estate career as it pertains to my broker's license in Hawaii. 1. The first time I went for my AGENT'S license in Hawaii it was sometime in the middle of the 1970s and I had bought and sold...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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The commission rate for selling a condominium was 5% of the first 100 thousand dollars and 2.5% for anything over that amount. The brokers commission was $7,300 What did the condominium sell for ? Answers below the wildlife photos. Please take your time. A. $192,000 Let's see what the commiss...
By Eileen Shapiro, Your Arizona Real Estate Advocate
(Sonoran Premier Properties)
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  If you had the downpayment money would you be buying a Home??   If that is the case and you are short the down payment money, this may be the answer to your problem (and to your dreams of home ownership). There are several  down payment assistance programs available to moderate income buyers i...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett, Florida Real Estate School
(Rowlett Real Estate School LLC)
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 Seven steps comprise the complaint process: A complaint (an alleged violation of a law or rule) is filed with the DBPR. If the complaint is legally sufficient, the DBPR conducts an investigation and notifies the licensee-respondent. The complaint and the information obtained during the investiga...
By Dee Toohey, Broker, ABR, AHWD, CIPS, FMS, ePro
(Innovative Realty Solutions Group)
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Kelly Kellogg, Florida Appraiser and speaker, has a terrific chart on her website for agents to use to help you with property valuation.  She willingly shares her site and info.  Some properties are much easier than others to determine a good valuation.  I have used this chart, which Kelly update...
By Eileen Shapiro, Your Arizona Real Estate Advocate
(Sonoran Premier Properties)
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  Is the Down Payment the only thing keeping you from Buying a Home??  Put that worry Aside! There are many down payment assistance programs available to moderate income buyers in Maricopa and Pinal counties!  One of them is called Home in Five and has the following minimal requirements: Family ...
By Teresa Ryan, Teresa Ryan
(Ryan Hill Realty)
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Top Tips to Successfully Sell Your Naperville Luxury Home   If you are selling your Naperville luxury home, you need a strategy that goes beyond the ordinary market.   Here are top tips to succeed in selling your Naperville luxury home:     Move out and stage your home. Naperville luxury homes fo...
By National Realty Centers
(National Realty Centers)
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Lake Orion homes for sale What is your Lake Orion home worth?   PETE MAVER National Realty Centers 248-705-2753 Questions?Schedule a Showing! MLS#: 214058696   Information valid for the date of this posting only. Please contact us for the most current informatio...
By The Myers Team | Nevada Short Sale Experts, Las Vegas Top Realtors
(Simply Vegas Real Estate)
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*Above production is based on results from January 1, 2007 through December 31, 2012 (short sale listing ends only from non lawyer affiliated Realtors and Brokers.) The information provided is obtained from public records, it is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.   Visit The Myers Team web site...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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A man bought a farm for 880 thousand dollars and sold it for one million dollars. The expenses he incurred from the sale of the farm were 10 thousand dollars. His profit was what percent of his cost ? Take your time. The answer is below the wildlife photo. A. 12.5% Let's first subtract 880 th...
By National Realty Centers
(National Realty Centers)
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Oakland Twp homes for sale What is your Oakland Twp home worth?   KERI SORENSON National Realty Centers 248-705-6550 Questions?Schedule a Showing! MLS#: 214058391   Information valid for the date of this posting only. Please contact us for the most current infor...
By Renée Burrows, Las Vegas Real Estate Broker - www.urLVhome.com
(Savvy Home Strategies Realty, LLC-REALTOR®-Estate-Probate)
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Ever wondered what $1M can buy you in Summerlin, Las Vegas luxury real estate? So you have a million dollars burning a hole in your pocket and you want to buy a Luxury Summerlin home!?!? Well here you have it! You can scroll down to view Summerlin, Las Vegas newest million dollar luxury listings ...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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The municipality borrowed 2 million dollars for one year for the construction of an addition to a public school. If 550 thousand dollars in total interest was paid at the end of the year, what was the rate of interest ? The answer is posted below the wildlife photo. Take your time and 'bear w...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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A man took out a loan for $1500 at the loan rate 5.5% or 5 1/2% per annum. If he paid back the loan with 25 dollars in interest how long did he keep the money before he paid it back ? The answer is below the wildlife photo. Take your time. A. Four Months Let's first find out what the annual i...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Homes and Condos for Sale in the Felix A Williams Elementary School District   Felix A. Williams Elementary A rated and one of the top 100 schools in Florida. Located in Stuart, Felix A. Williams is one of Martin Counties Excellent elementary schools. The school has students from Kindergarten thr...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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If a property is assessed at $140,000 and the tax rate is $21 per $1000 of assessed value, how much will the owner be liable in taxes ? Answers posted below the wildlife photo. Take your time. A. $2940 Divide 140,000 by 1000 to get 140. Next, multiply $21 times 140 and we get $2940 in property ta...
By Dee Toohey, Broker, ABR, AHWD, CIPS, FMS, ePro
(Innovative Realty Solutions Group)
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Map predicting sinkhole-prone areas closer to reality   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – July 11, 2014 – State geologists are well on their way to creating a statewide map showing where sinkholes are most likely to form. Last year, Florida got more than $1 million in federal funding for a three-year study. A...
By National Realty Centers
(National Realty Centers)
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Open House: July 12, Saturday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Schedule a Showing/Request Info West Bloomfield homes for sale What is my Bloomfield home worth?   ROBIN BARNES National Realty Centers 313-399-9538 Questions?Schedule a Showing! MLS#: 214060946   Information valid for the date of this posting only...
By David Saks, Memphis, Tennessee
(The Real Estate Mart of Tennessee, Inc.)
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Here's an easy one for you. A real estate salesman receives a 5% commission for selling a house for $160,800. How much does the salesman receive, and how much will the owner receive after the salesman is paid ? Answers below the wildlife picture. Take your time. A. The salesman will receive $...
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