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Trending blogs on ActiveRain Community

 
By Keith Stonehouse, Franklin Title Agency
(Franklin Title Agency, LLC)
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  Hello and welcome to the Final days of March, 2015 …and wow, what a beautiful day it is!   Thank you for taking a moment to read this email... I am always trying to come up with new ways to help and support my clients here at Franklin Title Agency through networking, business events, social med...
By Tim L. Ramey
(LaBelle Real Estate Group)
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Good morning.  Hope this email finds you doing great for this Monday Morning!  Just wanted to share Tim's Time Outs with you:     "Positively Purposeful"   Don't waste your energy on being annoyed and resentful.  Put your energy into doing something positive about your situation.   To the degree ...
By Marilyn Wier, Your League City & Surrounding Areas REALTOR!
(RE/MAX Space Center)
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By Laura Cerrano, Authentic Feng Shui Expert,Lecturer,Author,Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Scientific fact to Be Happier: 3 - 1 Positive Emotional Ratio (Try It)   Even though each client is unique with various goals, there is always one common question. How do I create a happier life?  Is it by eating better? Getting more sleep? Having positive thoughts about myself, others,....the wo...
By Maria Gilda Racelis, "Your Goal, My Goal. We Can Make it Happen."
(Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington)
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My son is a health and fitness buff. Despite the normal conundrum that a young kid his age would bring into the household, I enjoy having him around as he is a funny and loving son. One afternoon, in a spur of the moment decision, we found ourselves beating the humdrum by hopping into his Honda S...
By Fred Hernden, Albuquerque area Home Inspector
(Superior Home Inspections - Greater Albuquerque Area)
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Well I'll be! I have seen pictures of stuff like this, never thought I'd see it though. A couple days ago I inspected a house right at the base of the Sandia Mountains. When I was on the roof, I got a great view looking either way! Anyway, back on task Mr Inspector... This house was built in the ...
By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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What I Learned This Week At ActiveRain-March 22 to March 29, 2015   I learn something new every day at ActiveRain!  With this series I try to highlight one post per day that gave me that “lightbulb” moment.  It could be something techie, about Real Estate, about a place or person!  Or it could b...
By Mike McCann - Nebraska Land Broker, Nebraska Farm Land For Sale 308-627-3700
(Mike McCann - Broker, Based in Kearney & Serving Rural Nebraska)
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I saw an AR contest blog by Grant Schneider on what we have given up in 2015 that was not working. I thought about this a little...and looked back in the mirror on the road my career has traveled and realized that I, indeed, had given up on a few things this year!! In fact two major changes in my...
By Laura Cerrano, Authentic Feng Shui Expert,Lecturer,Author,Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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  Motivational Monday: Your Choices Create Who You Are Today Everyday you make choices that take you towards steps to enhancing your opportunities, building a better you, surrounding yourself with people who help lift you up and support you and be mindful of the information you allow to filer in ...
By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
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When the screwdriver isn't just for screws. Not that I haven't seen this before.  It's just fun when you can use tools in different ways! The inspection on this house saw repairs on every single column in front of this house.  There are eight such columns. Very recent "repairs" on each one were m...
By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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When a wild animal gets caught in a trap . . . he’ll panic and struggle so vigorously that the cause of death is exhaustion . . . or he’ll leave a body part in the trap and subsequently bleed to death. Morbid but true. In a soccer match, the easiest way to get the ball from an opponent is to appl...
By Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647, Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
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Hi every one!I know you are all very busy, but if you have a moment, can you please help me out?    I recently revived an old Facebook Business Page of mine, Waukesha County, WI Real Estate - Kristin Johnston.  Can you stop by and Like the page?  I would really appreciate it!  And, I would be hap...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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A Pinterest Board for Lloyd McKenzie: Albuquerque     My friend C. Lloyd McKenzie re-blogged one of my recent blogs, A Pinterest Board for Michael Jacobs: Pasadena, and Lloyd then commented that he is going to explore Pinterest.   This is an important topic for consideration because it is very ea...
By Marjorie Taylor, New Homes in St. Augustine Florida
(Landon Homes)
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EVENT REMINDER  Grand Opening of our New Atlantic Model Preview Landon Homes New Model Home in Old Sebastian Point!TOMORROW!Food - Wine Bar - Prizes drawn through out the evening.  Grand Prize at 6:00pm. Have FUN and get your photo taken on Bourbon St.  Props provided!Priced from the low $200,00...
By ActiveRain Contests
(ActiveRain)
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Easter is next month and the upcoming egg hunts have children donning their best attire!  Kris Neese has been around AR for quite some time now and has proposed a challenge to all Rainers: Can you get more clicks on your Easter Egg Hunt post than he can? Kris's post:  http://activerain.trulia.com...
By Gary Woltal, Assoc. Broker Realtor SFR Dallas Ft. Worth
(Keller Williams Realty)
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I have always had a life mantra of, "Be The Change You Wish To See In The World." With the Earth's population approaching 7 billion how can we even hope to make the world a better place with all the forces of evil against us? With the week of Easter upon us here in Spring and talk of eternal salv...
By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional, 931-920-6730)
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Saturday Subscriber Finds 97 Today is Saturday Subscriber Find Time and I hope to introduce you to a few that you don't know yet but will know from here on out. With spring blooming in various parts of the country it means people are out stirring more and getting to know their neighbors. Let's ge...
By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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  Sure, Roger D. Mucci  is a popular guy, but lately things have gotten out of control.  Mucci Mucci everywhere! Dick Greenberg  channeled Mucci. Sally K. & David L. Hanson  wrote a post about Mucci. Michael Jacobs  asked a question on Mucci's behalf, and wrote a post about Mucci. Mucci has been ...
By Annette Lawrence, Making Real Estate EZ Remax 727-420-4041
(ReMax Realtec Group)
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$433! That is the amount I saw on the check as I walked away from the closing. Eight open houses, 9 weeks, countless phone calls and not a single REALTOR call. $433! Is that the reward for delivering a dream? That day, Mr and Mrs Home Seller wore the frightened look of those about to realize thei...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
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Today in Bristol TN~VA 3.29.15 ...Go Hiking Today ...You Just Never Know What You'll Find!   Here's a great find while hiking in Canton, NC this weekend ....     Canton, NC is a great weekend getaway location that's just a couple of hours away from Bristol TN~VA ...Check it out sometime ....You'l...