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By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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It's time again for Raccoon Valley Little League's Annual Fundraising Pancake Breakfast on April 27th 2013 to be held at Roosevelt High School 4419 Center St. Des Moines, Iowa! Chris's Cake's will serve up pancakes and frivolity and the Raccoon Valley board and volunteers will serve up sausage an...
By Christopher Lotte, Call (614) 835-7151 For Your Real Estate Needs
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty - www.TheBuckeyeRealtyTeam.com)
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I just read this press release about how Keller Williams Realty went and paid their agents the loss of a normal commission because a competing real estate company was only paying a $1 co-op to the buyers agents on their listings... To me, that is one of the most jacked up things I have ever heard...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
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Below you are going to find a news story about the growth pains of the Greater Des Moines Iowa Keller Williams Market Center and the highest display of Culture that has been demonstrated by every single agent of this amazing Godly team.  We are going to feature each of these very special individ...
By Lea Deo, Shawnee Real Estate Agent, Johnson County Real Est
(Keller Williams Legacy Partners, Inc.)
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 Souper Duper Thursday was happening today at Keller Williams Legacy Partners in Shawnee, Ks.  On these cold winter days, Souper Duper Thursday is a day when an agent brings in soup for lunch and other agents are invited to share food and make a donation.  Our donations have recently been contrib...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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I'm not a big fan of chain restaurants in general. So several years back when Cici's Pizza came to town it was no big deal for me. There were lots of ads announcing the opening and many mailers with coupons which I ignored. They were in town for about a year and a half before we tried it for the...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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Downtown Des Moines condo sales have fallen hard with the nationwide real estate slow down a fact which was highlighted in a recent Des Moines Register article entitled "Stagnant condo sales plaugue downtown Des Moines" dated November 19th 2010. The article stated, among other things, that downto...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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"There is some of the same fitness in a man's clearing his own drive that there is in a bird's building its own nest." Henry David Thoreau Walden Chapter 1. We get some pretty good snow storms in Iowa and if you are a working person with a family it becomes difficult at times to clear the drive i...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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We're on our second child going through pre-school yet somehow or another I had never taken the opportunity serve a turn as a class parent helper. Well that all changed last week as I was the designated "Parent Helper" for my daughter's nursery school class at Plymouth Congregational Church. Our ...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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Papajohn Sculpture Park in Downtown Des Moines "Shattering Silence" by Iowa artist James Ellwanger at the State Capitol Complex Downtown Des Moines from Buchanan St looking southwest   Pedestrian Bridge over I-235 connecting Walker St. and River Hills apartments from the Des Moines botanical cen...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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"A rabbit year is quiet, giving respite after the year of the tiger."  If the ancient Chinese Zodiac is to be believed, this year will be a tranquil one. It certainly started out that way at our household, and that's just fine with me after the frenetic Christmas shopping season. In our household...
By Shane Torres, Broker/Owner
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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INCITE TO THE SHORT SALE TIME LINE I must get asked about a dozen times a day what is the short sale time line. Funny thing about that question is there is no good answer for what the short sale time line is it all varies on a number of factors who the lender is in the short sale time line. Most ...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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Last night provided a good opportunity to head to downtown Des Moines with my new Panasonic Lumix LX5 to test out its night scene capability. The LX5 is billed as one of the most advanced point and shoot cameras available. Since its debut in August of this year it has been getting rave reviews. T...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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In the later winter this year I was contacted by Joanne and her daughter Sue. They had a smalll house to sell on the east side of Des Moines. It wasn't the first time they had tried to sell the home and I wasn't the first agent. The interesting thing about it was that for the first meeting they w...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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Well, my bid for an open seat on the Des Moines School Board came to an end last night at 7:22pm when four of the six sitting members chose Felipe Gallardo to fill the vacancy opened by Margaret Buckton's resignation. The selection process started about a month ago when Buckton, elected in 2009, ...
By Homes For Heroes
(Affiliate nationwide for Hero Savings)
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The math adds to more competition: There are fewer homes on the market and fewer sales, but there are only minor declines in the number of real estate agents chasing business.That’s why more agents are looking for ways to stand apart, from Facebook fan pages and advertising to YouTube videos, Twi...
By Matt Grohe, RE/MAX Des Moines
(RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts)
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This is a time of year when yards across the nation give rise to ghosts, goblins, witches, demons and and other assorted ghouls. It's also a popular time of year to set out fall mums and make colorful displays of pumpkins, squash, hay bales and cornstalks and you can find all the above in the Gre...

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