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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 62
During a real estate career that goes back to 1998, I have more than occasionally been asked (confronted, challenged)) with the notion that we agents make too much money.  It's easy for buyers and sellers to think that when they get the HUD at closing and see those commission numbers. Particularl...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 15
Pasadena CA New Construction Townhomes with Garages at Oakland Terrace Those of you who follow my posts know that new construction is not as common in Pasadena as in many other communities.   This is a built-out city without much vacant land to build large developments.  Much of what is built is ...
By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
Comments 28
Well, it isn't exactly a new tax..................or is it?????  You decide. After checking my mailbox yesterday, I received a letter from my insurance agent.  This letter was to inform me of a Primary Residence Surcharge from the Nation Flood Insurance Program.  Basically what the letter states ...
By Tim Tanz, St Louis Real Estate
(Platinum Realty)
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Congratulations to my seller, Jonathan, on the sale and closing of your listing.  It was a pleasure working with you as your Listing Agent to get your home SOLD.  I wish you all the best in your future endeavors.I have been representing home buyers and home sellers in the St Louis Metropolitan Ar...
By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Selling Silicon Valley Homes in Top Schools San Jose, Cupertino, Saratoga, Palo Alto-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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Too Late! 1474 Sharon Manor Ct., San Jose Lynbrook High is Now Leased!by Michelle Carr CroweThank you to all family, friends, neighbors and colleagues who came to see this beautiful luxury home for lease, located in West San Jose with desirable Cupertino Schools, including Lynbrook High School.To...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
Comments 6
Maine is a small population big area state and the housing is low cost.So despite the thrifty nature of our residents to make do with what they have, the DIY to take it up a notch.The simple fact remains that all the low cost houses for sale in Maine make it cheaper often to make the big move. Cr...
By Tammy Lankford, Your Lake Sinclair Expert (706-485-9668)
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 21
I hate stronly dislike being at work early and I don't usually schedule early appointments, but today I really had NO CHOICE because I had so much to fit into one day. I started with typing a new offer for a buyer. He made an offer last week and was going to accept the counter from the bank, but ...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 37
You might be from Stuart FL if: You get annoyed if you have to wait more than 15 seconds to get into the street because of traffic. You know to keep clear of cars with no driver’s head visible from the rear of the car. You’re not going to have to wait in line at the DMV, post office or your favor...
By Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro
(Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954)
Comments 15
Bristol TN~VA Real Estate News! ...Stay Tuned For The Addition of The Rob Thomas Team 2015! REAL ESTATE NEWS FLASH!  Check out the latest news  ....Bristol TN~VA Real Estate News! ...Stay Tuned For The Addition of The Rob Thomas Team 2015! I have been blessed so much in the years past  that I hav...
By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
Comments 15
Persistent or Annoying? How Not to Cross the LineMost of us receive phone calls, emails, text messages, Facebook messages asking for our business. I don’t know about you but the ones I receive calls/messages from are not large companies such as Apple, Microsoft, Bloomingdale's asking for my busin...
By Regina P. Brown, e-Pro Realtor
(California Coast & Country Homes, Inc.)
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By Regina P. BrownWhat’s better than a bright yellow crackling fire on a cold, rainy night?  Fireplaces bring ambiance and warmth into our homes; they create a comfortable atmosphere.  Wood-burning stoves are even more practical:  they radiate heat, and also cook pots of food.  Fireplaces are usu...
By Jeff Dowler CRS, Carlsbad CA Homes for Sale (760) 840-1360
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 15
 You Might be from Carlsbad CA If… Living in Carlsbad California is a delight in many ways. As a 10 year resident I think Carlsbad exemplifies the Southern California lifestyle that so many hear, and dream, about.  Oh, yeah, California Dreamin’ – remember that classic by The Mamas and The Papas? ...
By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
Comments 39
Sunday Dinners - Time For Family GatheringsBernie, my husband, takes over the blog today to share one of his recipes.If you live in a multi-generational household, or regularly cook for a group of people, you know that it can be a challenge to come up with recipes that satisfy all palates. But on...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 15
 Hutchinson House April 2015 Market Update As of April 2015, there are 5 condos on the market in Hutchinson House on Hutchinson Island in Stuart FL.  Listing prices range from $284,900 to $339,000 with an average price of $317,500 which equals $223.28 per sq. ft. of living area. There are no cond...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
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Charlotte, North Carolina is "home" to a number of pet friendly hotels,  if you're traveling to the Charlotte area to house hunt with your dog(s) and/or cat(s). Here's a great list of hotels, courtesy of in the Charlotte area (friendly to all budgets) that will welcome both you a...
By Belinda Spillman, Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 22
How Can You List a House With Black Mold? Yesterday, I was out showing homes to a young family.  We had five properties that fit their criteria.  We entered the last showing of the day in Aurora, CO and everyone seemed to like the layout of the home.  The 8 year old boy was excited and went flyin...
By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
Comments 21
Sale Pending in Spring Valley Subdivision in Clermont FLOnce this four bedroom home located in Spring Valley Subdivision in Clermont FL became vacant, painted and new flooring put in, it received more attention and multiple offers, one lucky family with a clean offer will be able to call this aff...
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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" Case Mountain Recreational Area encompasses 640 acres (2.6 km2) of combined open space and watershed land stretching from the  border north to Case Pond. Some trails lead south across the Glastonbury border to a larger area of land owned by the Town of Manchester to maintain the Buckingham Rese...
By Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor
(Alan Kells 1-814-881-7548)
Comments 0
Real Estate Pre-license ClassErie, PA Fundamentals Class May 9, 10, 16, 17Alan Kells School of Real Estate Fundamentals class location:  3036 West 12th Street (Behind Animal Ark Pet Hospital) Erie, PA 16505Applicants for Pennsylvania Real Estate license must take Real Estate Fundamentals and Real...
By Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Realtor (503)755-2905, "Your Gateway to the Lake" Birkenfeld Oregon
(Vernonia Realty)
Comments 15
"It's Just Like Hawaii Wait Ten Minutes"!I'm not one to talk about the weather much unless prompted. It does come up often with my buyers, though. "What's the weather like at Fishhawk Lake? Do you get much rain? How about snow, does it snow there??"The weather can change on a dime, and seems to o...