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By Richard Yates, Broker and Realtor Orange County, California
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Merry Christmas Santa Claus! Dear Santa, Thank you for making my childhood such a special memory! I never questioned your existence, I never doubted that Rudolf had a nose that glowed or reindeer could fly. I believed as I was taught to believe, after all, why would my parents lie? My children ar...
By Mary Weiss
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Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all of you wonderful peeps!   We are closing the office early today (noon PST) and will return to the office on Monday, December 29th.   During this time, we hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and a relaxing break from all your hard work. If you need any...
By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
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The Cioppino broth is simmering and the Prosecco is chilling. Eight people will eat at our tables, eight next door at my parents home. We are looking forward to the next few days of celebration and sharing. Merry Christmas Eve to YOU! 
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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Please Join Me in Wishing Miss Anna Banana HAPPY BIRTHDAY!   Today is Anna Banana’s birthday.  We always knew she was a special lady, but to be born on Christmas Eve – well that just confirms it! If you haven’t had to chance to meet the top banana personally, I suggest you jump in the car and hea...
By Joni Staples, Your Huntsville / Lake Livingston Area REALTOR®
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services - Anderson Properties)
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  My Christmas Blessing     This is Lucas, my grandson. He was born October 30, 2014. He came 2 months early. His acutal due date was supposed to be December 25, but he couldn't wait to meet his granny. :)   He was 17 1/2 inches long and weighed 3 pounds and nine ounces. He is right at 5 pounds n...
By Diane M. Phillips, Realtor 443-286-4365
(Frankly Real Estate Inc.)
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“And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.”   Luke 2:10-11 Merry Christmas!
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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In this the Christmas Season we wish all a very Merry Christmas and the gifts I pass along to my friends and family are many. We wish all health, happiness and joy. For those not able to be with their families, we hope you find caring people that will welcome you into their festivities. Let not ...
By Connie Harvey, Realtor - Nashville TN Real Estate
(Pilkerton Realtors)
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    It's been a while but I wanted to stop by today to wish everyone a VERY Merry Christmas! I will be posting regularly from now on. Stay tuned the adventure posts explaining my disappearance!
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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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things   Christmas is upon us and I stopped to realize the simple things in life are some of the most precious and valuable. In reflection, these are the things that are so special to me this holiday season. Hearing the words, MeMaw hold me! Smelling the scent of ev...
By Bob Ratliff, Broker Associate - REALTOR® 512-587-5689, Your Cedar Park & Leander, REALTOR® CRS GRI
(RE/MAX Capital City ~ Call Bob ~512-587-5689 Austin TX - REALTOR® CRS GRI)
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Happy Christmas Eve   Christmas celebrations have long begun on the night of the 24, due in part to the Christian day starting at sunset.   Many of you will gather with your family and friends singing Christmas carols, attending midnight mass although it seems there are many earlier Christmas Mas...
By Larry Johnston, Real Estate Broker
(Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC)
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Lights, Lights, Everywhere! - December Active Rain Challenge. Merry Christmas! I have always been fascinated with Christmas yard displays as a child.  My parents would drive us around to see them all.  Well, guess who has a yard display like none other on our block.  Now I am almost embarrased!  ...
By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
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                         Wishing You a Merry Christmas!   I wish each and every one of you the most Joyous of Holidays, and a prosperous New Year!  I count among my most treasured blessings, the discovery of the ActiveRain Community.  The friendships and valuable collective knowledge gained, has ...
By Judith Parker, CRS, GRI, CMRS, Charlotte, NC
(ProStead Realty)
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  My wish to you and your family is to enjoy the beauty of this Christmas eve.   Wishing you and your family health, happiness, peace and prosperity this holiday season and in the coming New Year. May the magic of Christmas fill your heart all year long.   It is so quiet and peaceful here in our...
By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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In the area in which I live winter has been around for some time, although not officially so. It has been cold and snowy, and it is really cold today. The forecast for Christmas is rain and pretty warm temperatures. It's good because I am driving to New Jersey shortly thereafter and was hoping th...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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  Health, Peace & Prosperity Happy New Year 2015!        Svadilfari          Jill Sackler Licensed Real Estate Salesperson“Said and Done”Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. 255 Executive Drive, Suite 208, Plainview, NY 11803516.395.8376 direct   http://sil...
By Richard & Beth Witt, Broker/Owner RE/MAX Wittney Estates Long Island NY
(RE/MAX Wittney Estates 516-795-6900
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“One Solitary Life”   "One Solitary Life" Here is a man who was born in an obscure village, the child of a peasant woman. He grew up in another village. He worked in a carpenter shop until He was thirty. Then for three years He was an itinerant preacher. He never owned a home. He never wrote a bo...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Pay It Forward, Let the Smiles Happen Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Pay It Forward, Let the Smiles Happen This month we have a good challenge to share a pay it forward experience. Belinda Spillman is the brainchild of this one and the timing for the holidays couldn...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Merry Christmas Rainers! Stopping in before a very busy family filled day to wish all my friends here in the Rain a very Merry Christmas. I hope this year has been a great one both personally and professionally and wish you many blessings in 2015. From my family to yours...God Bless and Merry Chr...
By Liz Flint, Houston\Tomball Realtor (832)816-8066
(Century 21 Hardee-Team Realty)
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***New Listing 15202 Rose Cottage Drive, Houston, TX*** Houston Real Estate For Sale For more pictures and information please go to and search for MLS #95614070.  The living room has a great steeple ceiling.  The gaslog fireplace is flanked by windows on either side going all the way up t...
By ActiveRain Real Estate Network
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  ActiveRain awards points to our members as a way to motivate them to engage with others and share their expertise.  You can earn points through community events like entering a contest, taking a survey, attending a meet-up, but most of the points you accumulate will come from the daily interact...