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By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 17
Good morning to my friends in cyber space. I hope this moment finds you relaxed and with a clear mind. On every other alternating Sunday I like to share quotes that inspired me recently. I do this in the hope that you can get something out of it or use to use the words yourself to inspire others....
By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg Homes
(RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg IL Real Estate - Northwest Suburbs of Chicago)
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Let's get to those Northwest Suburban real estate questions!  What's been happening in our current real estate market? What's trending? The housing inventory is now the highest it has been since the recession started. In our area 3 times more listings come on the market than closings. Competition...
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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 What better way to celebrate the end of the first week in the new office than by fulfilling another customer's home buying dreams!?! Congratulations to this sparking Diamond family. We wish you many years of happiness and health in your beautiful new home!
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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 Another new sparkling Diamond homeowner with financing polished to perfection! 
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
Comments 0
Another sparkling Diamond customer celebrating the purchase of their new family home. I'm always here to assist you in your purchase financing needs to get you into the home of your dreams!
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
Comments 1
 Congratulations to this sparkling Diamond customer on the purchase of his beautiful new family home! We wish you many years of happiness and health!
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
Comments 2
Mortgage 101 For first-time buyers, purchasing a home can be so exciting — and a little scary too. It’s a lot of money, a long-time commitment, and a lot of paperwork that can be very confusing. Let’s see if I can ease some the anxiety that can be associated with buying a new home by explaining s...
By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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When a new dog groomer opened its doors near me in 2014, I was ecstatic.  With a rangy, mostly outside border collie that always needs a bath, I quickly made an appointment.  No groomer, ever, has brushed my dog's fur so thoroughly, resulting in a sleeker, and more comfortable dog.  Not only was ...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 12
 All Loan Officers are NOT Created Equal    Great Discrepancies Exist        A post written by fellow-lender, Joe Petrowsky, inspired me today ...          In Joe's post, he spoke of a client he was able to assist in saving some pretty hefty dollars.  How did he do this?      He suggested they ut...
By Jack Lewitz
(Jack A. Lewitz)
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 I have a Jumping Jack Flash of an Idea To All Activerain Members whose first name is Jack: I am thinking about a new marketing campaign called : "You Don't Know Jack" .Looking for ideas to market new business and attract new clients with this campaign.Looking for ideas from activerain members an...
By Jack Lewitz
(Jack A. Lewitz)
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When I saw this picture I had to find a way to use it for a Marketing Campaign. I recently received a call from a local school that I donate to each year and sent them this picture to include on their school calendar. I thought this was the perfect place to use this to promote myself and business...
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
Comments 1
   How to be Confident Without Being Arrogant1. Be approachable – Someone who’s standoffish, or likes to keep their distance, tends to make other people feel uncomfortable. But if you’re warm and friendly, and have open body language, you’ll help other people to feel much more at ease.2. Be natur...
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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 Caring for Your Stone SurfacesMany homeowners install granite or marble countertops and vanities for their durability and to add more value to the home. But in the end, nothing beats the most visible benefit—that rich shine and luster right after the workmen install the new natural stone.It’s th...
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
Comments 1
Interior House Painting Tips for NewbiesAnyone would agree that a fresh coat of paint is the easiest, most cost-effective way to give your home a clean, new look for spring – and even if you’ve never wielded a paintbrush before, a few simple tips will help you get results you can be proud of.  He...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 23
Ravinia Festival Tickets Go On Sale April 28One of my most favorite things to do in the Summer is go to the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park Illinois. I first went to a concert there in 1969, my Father took me to see Benny Goodman and I never forgot it. This is a world famous music festival, Jan...
By Noah Seidenberg, Chicago-land and its Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 19
If you are lucky enough to find a good foreclosure and buy it right away you will usually get a good deal. If you purchase a Fannie Mae Homepath foreclosure that is a condo building you will often have to pay 6 months of back HOAs, I am talking about the Home Owner Associations fees that are char...
By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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Time management Tips1. Admit that multitasking makes you less effective – and don’t do it if the work is important.2. Know when you work best – and schedule studying, assignments and projects for that part of the day.3. Do the most important tasks first. For example, if a project is worth a large...
By Amanda Thomas, Broker, Realtor®, SRES®, BPOR
(Providence Group Realty)
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“One of life's quiet excitements is to stand somewhat apart from yourself and watch yourself softly becoming the author of something beautiful even if it is only a floating ash.” ― Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It Have you ever had a profound, life-changing experience just by being exposed...
By Corinne Guest, Barrington Realty Company
(Barrington Realty Company)
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About Lake Barrington IllinoisLocated in Lake County Illinois, the Village of Lake Barrington is home to 4,970 residents. The village is a dedicated tree city and a country suburban village with lots of country walking trails. There is an open space initiative and the village purchased Freier Far...

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