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2011 

Welcome to my new monthly market report product.  This is a monthly view of San Antonio, Texas home sales information as reported by the San Antonio Board of Realtors. In light of the recent industry news about NAR skewing data, I felt that full-disclosure of local information aids in making sens...
12/31/2011
One of my favorite events is coming up soon - The Asian New Year Festival!  Having lived in Honolulu, Hawaii for over 4 years I've enjoyed a few Chinese New Year events in Chinatown! San Antonio has an international community with the many military instillation that are present.  The Institute of...
12/30/2011
Inman news reported today that the "Federal Housing Administration is extending a temporary waiver of its "anti-flipping" rule, meaning home buyers relying on FHA-insured financing will continue to be able to buy homes that have changed hands in the last 90 days." which is a continuation of the 2...
12/28/2011
Being GREEN is easier & cheaper than you might think. Earth911.com makes it easy and this little list they compiled is quite realistic.    6 Green Resolutions You Can Actually Keep The New Year is nearly here, and it’s time to start thinking about those dreaded resolutions. We want you to get thi...
12/21/2011
  While I'm spending some quite time in the rain I came across this blog on kitchen appliances. I'm kind of a neat freak, no surprise to anyone who reads my blogs, but really, to even use used appliances kind of grosses me out, much less dirty or seriously outdated appliances. For one thing, nobo...
12/20/2011
Last week I posted a crazy blog about WSJ reporting that NAR's numbers are off by as much as 20%: WSJ Reports NAR has been padding the numbers. Does it Matter?  After reading a bit on the matter, it seems to be an honest mistake that well, maybe should have been dealt with much earlier. Due to ho...
12/19/2011
I think as Christians we can laugh at ourselves from time to time. My pastor shared this some time ago. As I take this week off to spend with my kids and husband in celebration of our Savior's birth, this silly clip popped into my head.  It's hilarious if you haven't seen it. Have a fabulous and ...
12/18/2011
Holiday Express All ages 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Dec. 3, 10, 17, 21 Cost per person: $14/members; $20/nonmembers (no charge for children under 2) ALL ABOARD! Time to roll out the Zoo’s “Holiday Express” train for a great family adventure. Come help Santa and Mrs. Claus celebrate the season with games, ...
12/18/2011
Join us as Six Flags Fiesta Texas celebrates its fifth annual Holiday in the Park, November 25 - January 1. Holiday in the Park delights all of the senses, from over one million lights, a glorious 60-foot Christmas tree, top-of-the-line holiday-themed shows and unsurpassed rides to our toasty sea...
12/18/2011
Looking for something fun to do in San Antonio with your kids? Check out this FREE Christmas event: Santa's Wonderland   THERE IS MORE!   THE DETAILS: 17907 IH-10 West San Antonio, TX 78257 Phone: 210-253-8800   Regular Store Hours Mon - Sat    9:00 AM  - 10:00 PM Sun    10:00 AM  - 7:00 PM   Hol...
12/18/2011
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