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Did you know that the New Year was first celebrated in Babylon over 4000 years ago? The Babylonians celebrated the New Year in the spring for 11 days and they even had new year's resolutions. A favorite resolution is rumored to be the return of borrowed farm equipment. I am pondering my new year'...
I have made it through the cookie exchange, Christmas Eve services, dinner for 12 on Christmas Eve, opening gifts on Christmas morning, dinner for 18 on Christmas night, and my daughter's 15th birthday on the 26th. We sent our son back to New York City today after a mad dash to the train stat...
Of course we have all been there - you have worked with the client for several months, perhaps written several offers too, but none of them were accepted for one reason or another. The client loves you and assures you that no other agent has ever been as good as you are. THEN - the email or phone...
You see the news. Banks are failing, the stock market has taken a dive and the savings of a lifetime have disappeared for some people. Many people are out of work and seeking jobs; many more are working at jobs that barely provided subsistence. Currency values have dropped and the deflationar...
Going to An Auction in Chevy Chase Last week the Government of Singapore auctioned off a property that it owned in the community of Kenwood Forest in Chevy Chase, MD. The Government of Singapore wasn't selling the property for any obvious reason, other than a desire to divest itself of a prope...