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Winning in a seller's housing market
Winning in a seller's housing market By Sarah Max(Money Magazine) -- When Paul and Ieva Johnson moved from Minnesota to Florida, they were looking forward to warm weather and plenty of bargain-priced homes.…
Fixed and Fluid Web Design What is best
    In present times, every cheap web design company is faced with the dilemma what type of website design is best for their site. The post is written to ease your efforts. There are two options…
North Kingstown RI Home Sales - Pending Sale
 North Kingstown RI Home Sales - Pending Sale.  This unusual and well maintained 4 bedroom North Kingstown home for sale on over 2.7 acres found new buyers today!  Seeing it just before…
Florida Housing Report Shows Tallahassee At Bottom Of Recovery
I have been asked to speak about Florida housing at the FSU Accounting Conference next month, so I've been expanding my analysis to include all of the major market areas around the State. Now long-time…
How Many Guinea Pigs Does it Take to Mow a Lawn?
Why mow the lawn when you can get an animal to do it for you?  Read more from HouseLogic:http://www.houselogic.com/blog/lawns/how-many-guinea-pigs-does-it-take-mow-lawn/
Local ratio: sales price / list price.
Local ratio: sales price / list price. For the 3 Cities of Palo Alto, Los Altos and Mountain View combined, this is what the ratio of the sales price over listing price looks like, for all houses listed…
Californians on the move.
Californians on the move. When Californians move, where do they go?It turns out that when a Californian moves, he/she mostly stays in the same County (49%).So most likely, when people move they just…
Hire A Top Local Realtor And Price Your Home Just Right!
Hire a top local Realtor and sell your home just right! Get The Best Price For Your Home - “Selling your home just right”- rely on your local Realtor, they comprehend selling your home takes…
South Beach / SoBe Clubs: (5th thru 23rd st.)
Mynt Lounge:  1 of the 3 hottest clubs in South Beach, Mynt is a difficult club to get into on a Friday or Saturday night, especially in season. As with the other famous clubs on the beach, this one…
Sobe Transportation
When traveling to Miami Beach, one main concern people have is transportation cost. What should I be paying? Am I getting ripped off? What means of transportation are available from the different airports?…
South Beach / Sobe Hotels
Ocean Drive: (The South Beach main strip: 5th thru 16th st) Park Central Hotel: Located on 6th & Ocean, $115 to $295+ in season (sold out for February / March 2011 already) Famous Ocean Drive Art…
South Beach / SoBe Restaurants and Dining
NoBu: Owned by famed chef Nobu, this is one of the most famous sushi places in all of Florida. Very good ambiance of people, good sushi, and very expensive compared to other sushi places in the area. Located in…
Helping you Get Your Security Deposit Back - Tenant Move Out Cleaning Check List
This is always an area of contention between landlords and tenants. Getting the whole security deposit back is a goal for both owners and tenants. If there are no problems then the landlord can rent quickly…
Pick Up After Your Dog!!
10 Reasons to Scoop Your Dog's Poop   Storm water carries pet waste and other pollutants directly into waterways. Animal waste adds nitrogen to the water. Excess nitrogen depletes the oxygen in water…
The Real Estate Consumers Are There- They Just Need to Find You!
The Real Estate Consumers Are There- They Just Need to Find You!Real Estate Consumers- What Should They Want From Their RealtorConsumer Care-Foster real estate consumers with superior care, I’m…
Coming Soon! Another Beautiful Gatlinburg Cabin!
NEW LISTING COMING SOON! 722 Littlefoot Lane Beautiful cabin in Gatlinburg, TN with amazing occupancy rate for nightly rentals. Stay tuned for more information. Call me Jennifer Ratcliff for more details.…
Moose Sighting Caught on Video While On Hike At Alta
Craig and Delia had an incredible moose sighting while on a hike a few days ago, see what Craig says about the experience below, then watch the video!"I ran into 2 large male moose while on a hike at…
Iowa Realty Brings Veterans Into Real Estate
Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Iowa Realty is reportedly the first realty firm in the nation to offer a training program to enable veterans to become real estate agents. The…
Home Owners with Negative Equity Cause More Concern
Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Mortgage delinquencies are down 30 percent from peaking in January 2010, yet the high number of underwater home owners still has many concerned.  The…
Survey: Americans' Attitudes Shift About Housing
Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Americans are increasingly more optimistic about the direction of the housing market, according to a monthly survey of more than 1,000 Americans…
Undeveloped Land in High Demand
Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Investors have a new target in real estate: undeveloped land. They're snatching up undeveloped land heavily discounted in bankruptcy proceedings…
Home Owners Who Shop More Save More
Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Millions of Americans have refinanced their mortgages as rates have dipped to new lows.  However, mortgage lenders say: If home owners…
Weekly Economic Summary From The Cascade Team (September 12, 2012)
September 12, 2012Last week in review (September 3 - 7, 2012)The Labor Department released its Jobs Report for August. Read on for the details, and what they mean for home loan rates. Table…
Can I Buy My Parents Home?
I Need A Real Estate Question Answered Please! The Question-I want to buy my parents’ home for less than the market value. My parents and I have agreed in theory, but what about in reality? In theory…
History in Avery Ranch
As in most areas of Austin, there is a lot of history in Avery Ranch! Early travelers followed and cowboys drove their cattle along Brushy Creek, a shallow body of water used frequently by pioneers…
Denver Real Estate August 2012 Statistics - Sellers Market!!
August stats show we are experiencing a three month (June - August) sustained peak. Since June SOLDS have continued to be above 4600+ homes. Inventory of active homes decreased to 10,826, still 35% lower…
Checklist for Buying Your First Brooklyn Home
If you’re a first-time Brooklyn home buyer, you may be looking at the process, scratching your head and wondering exactly how this works. Here’s a quick checklist of the major steps involved…
Sacramento lands on list of improving housing markets
Home sales and prices continued their upward momentum last month as Sacramento was added to a national list of improving housing markets.A total of 202 new houses were sold in the four-county region last…
Lastest on Improvements planned for the "Y" at Oak Hill
From the Austin DOT:This fall, a string of improvements is moving forward at the Y at Oak Hill to provide five to seven years of mobility enhancements and traffic relief. Among the short term projects,…
Americana Music Festival | Nashville Events
The Americana Music Festival will be in Nashville beginning today, Sept. 12 and will go until Saturday the 15th.For four nights, the Americana Music Festival features approximately 100 live performances…
~Appeal your Property Tax~ It's worth a shot~ could save you $!
Owning a home is an expensive proposition. There’s maintenance, landscaping, utilities, renovations, and, of course, taxes. It’s your civic duty to pay the latter, but it’s also your…
Jamestown in Alpharetta selling from the high 200's
Fred Yancy, BrokerCrye-Leike Realtors(678) 799-4663http://fredyancy.crye-leike.com
Atlanta Homes at Pindell Glen Selling Fast
Atlanta Homes at Pindell Glen Selling FastNot many Atlanta homes are left at Pindell Glen by Ashton Woods Homes. With an Alpharetta location near prestigious Milton schools, superior design and exceptional…
Undeveloped Land in High Demand
Investors have a new target in real estate: undeveloped land. They're snatching up undeveloped land heavily discounted in bankruptcy proceedings from developers and banks that foreclosed on the builders…
How to Improve the Odds of an Offer on Your Home
How to Improve the Odds of an Offer on Your HomePrice it right. Set a price at the lower end of your property’s realistic price range. Prepare for visitors. Get your house market ready at least…
How to Improve the Odds of an Offer on Your Home
How to Improve the Odds of an Offer on Your HomePrice it right. Set a price at the lower end of your property’s realistic price range. Prepare for visitors. Get your house market ready at least…
Checklist: 18 Service Providers You’ll Need When You Sell
Checklist: 18 Service Providers You’ll Need When You Sell Real estate attorney Appraiser Home inspector Mortgage loan officer Environmental specialist Lead paint inspector Radon inspector Tax adviser Sanitary…
Walkability: The 20th Century Version of . . .
  . . .Location, Location, LocationI've been pushing "Walkability" for several years on my What's Next Home web site.  My idea was that empty nesters who wanted to downsize might enjoy moving…
How To Find Down Payment & Closing Cost Assistance Workshop
Too many people start the home buying process not knowing how to write winning offers, not knowing what the market statistics look like, and not knowing how to get downpayment and closing cost…
Lake Thicket on Memorial Drive / Energy Corridor
This is a real shame and needs to be stopped. I have taken my daughter here since she was a baby to see the birds, ducks and turtles! As Realtors we all know how important new companies and jobs are especially…
Shopping for Homes- What’s the Location?
Shopping for Homes- What’s the Location? Depending on your area determines how you need to shop for homes. Many Homebuyers- There are homebuyers shopping the market in growing numbers, they are…
Tallahassee Home Sales August 2012
Tallahassee FL – I trust you all had a relaxing Labor Day holiday weekend.Here are our August market report where August home sales have made up for lost home sales in July 2012.In…
Improving Market Index Climbs To 99
The number of U.S. housing markets showing “measurable and sustained growth” has increased by 19 this month, according to the National Association of Homebuilders’ Improving Market…
Buyers Are Off The Fence...Agents, Are You Ready?
As we all know years ago the market went down hill causing several buyers to become discouraged about buying new homes and home owners to lose their homes. Today buyers are becoming more buyer savvy,…
Explore Excellent Condos With a View at Marina District in San Diego, CA
The Marina District in San Diego has some of the finest condominiums in the city. If you're looking for a beautiful ocean view or just want to live in an area that is culturally diverse and bustling with…
Rancho Santa Fe Library "Murder by the Book" Fundraiser
The Rancho Santa Fe Library Guild will host its annual fundraising event September 15 at Morgan Run Club and Resort. Murder by the Book will include a hosted cocktail hour, a silent auction, and dancing…
How Much Does It Really Cost to Start a Foreclosure Cleanup Business?
How Much Does It Really Cost to Start a Foreclosure Cleanup Business?Many people want to know how much it costs to start a foreclosure cleaning and property clean up business. You can get started on a…
We’ve Been Working With A Realtor But Found A FSBO Property, What Now?
These are questions & answers from  a realtor.com blog.  Please treat your agents as you would want to be treated if you were in their shoes.  We agents have a large time & money…
What is REBAC & what does this “logo” mean to me as a homebuyer?
What is REBAC & what does this “logo” mean to me as a homebuyer? As claimed by the National Association of Realtors: REBAC is the world’s largest organization of real estate professionals…
Iowa Realty Brings Veterans Into Real Estate
Iowa Realty is reportedly the first realty firm in the nation to offer a training program to enable veterans to become real estate agents.The program covers the veteran's real estate training and startup…
Daily Market Report 9/12/12
http://MikesDailyMarketReport.com: Provides the mortgage interest rate trends and navigates through the current interest rates for home loans.  Mike Bjork provides this daily service by watching…
Waterfront Properties Available Today in Chandler, Arizona!
Lakeside real estate in Chandler, Arizona is available for interested buyers who are looking to enjoy the warmth of Arizona’s year round sunshine and gorgeous waterfront communities. Come find out…
For Rent! 5020 Miller Dr. Durham, NC 27704. Swans Mill. Victory Rental Management. House Rental
Address: 5020 Miller Dr. Type: Residential Style:  Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Garage: Double, Attached Size: 2,316 sq. ft. Lot Type: Rectangular Available Date: 9/10/2012 DescriptionIf you enjoy nature,…
New music venue proposed for the Waterfront
Not just a music venue.Michael Samschick, who has been buying up property along the Delaware River Waterfront for the last 4 years, is planning a multi-use building while reusing a historic structure. Here's…
Fort Worth receives 10 million FAA grant
A. Lee GrahamReporter The city of Fort Worth has received a $10 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration to extend runways at Fort Worth Alliance Airport. Given to help fund the airport’s…
Family Night Tonight at Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest Family Nite - FREE Admission tonight, 6:30-10 p.m. Direct from Deutschland enjoy a German Oom Pah Pa band, chicken dance, pretzels, beer & bratwurst, and more! at Old World German Restaurant,…
Jacksonville NC, Onslow, 5K, JBOR
Jacksonville Board of Realtors® is having their second annual Run for a Reason 5K fundraiser!  The proceeds from this event will go to several local charities including The American Cancer Society,…
Decline in Foreclosure
Decline in ForeclosureCall me at 808-936-8957 if you want to buy or sell Portland, West Linn and Lake Oswego real estate! I stumbled across this information in my real estate reading yesterday. Overall…
77003 area is Taking off Like a Rocket (Eado)
The 77003 aka EADO area is really taking off.  It is located in the East end of Downtown, next to the new Dynamo Stadium and new metro rail.  For example you can get a 3-4 story home over looking…
We have investment property buyers in all 50 states!
Commercial and residential investors are on Postyourpropertieshere.com. Thousands of them every day! If you want a place where you can sell your properties for FREE, there is no better place than the…
Best Way to Make a Purchase Offer in Today’s Market
My last post on my personal blog was related to how fast homes were selling in San Jose and very little has changed.  The one change in homes for sale in San Jose, the entire Bay Area  for that matter,…
12-story luxury apartment complex planned for Cherry Creek
Denver Business Journal by Dennis Huspeni, Reporter Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 2:53pm MDT - Last Modified: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 3:45pm MDTBMC Investments has bought one of the most…
Major Home Appliances - Long Lasting Tips
Major Home Appliances - Long Lasting Tips “Between your laundry room and kitchen you got appliances.”-Just like you keep the inside of your house clean you also need to take some extra steps…
The Renaissance is Exclusive Desert Living in Rancho Mirage
The Renaissance in Rancho Mirage is a very high end, guard-gated enclave of custom estates built from 1993 to present, complete with all the amenities necessary for living the perfect desert lifestyle.The…
White House Refinance Plan Gains Momentum
The White House’s plan to help more home owners refinance their mortgage into today’s ultra low rates is gathering new support, providing a lift to what had been considered a stalled proposal,…
Another Sign That Home Prices Have Hit Bottom
Economists are increasingly confident that home prices have bottomed out. For the last three years, home prices have usually risen in the spring and summer to only then lose all of those increases—plus…
Simple Tips To Keep Your FICO High
For today’s home buyers and refinancing households, the value of “good credit” has never been higher. Mortgage approvals hinge on your FICO score, as does your final mortgage pricing. If…
9/11 Sorrow Reaked Poem
AuthorTheresa Ann Arfman Slocum From my Blog Today is 10.26.2008 I thought I might add that this poem. It was written right after the bombing on 9.11, The Twin Towers. Sorrow Reeked Life and time…
Amerevision Legal Financing News
Amerevision Legal Financing is on Twitter and Facebook!  Follow or like us to receive a feed of interesting articles related to the mortgage economy, mortgage fraud, title, securities, personal finance,…
40th annual Dunwoody Home Tour
The 40th annual Dunwoody Home Tour is on Wednesday, October 3, 2012.  The tour is hosted by the Dunwoody Women’s Club and the hours are from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm.The five homes on the tour include…
Hezi Torati Amerevision Management Team
Hezi Torati has successfully developed and implemented a series of innovative, timely, and highly profitable business models in the United States and internationally.  Hezi Torati possesses decades…
Great Stanwood/Camano Family Places to Visit #3
Center for Wooden Boats Cama Beach   WOW! The history here alone will bring you back to a much simpler time in the Northwest. Did you know that Cama Beach on Camano Island was a HUGELY popular resort…
1369 Tassey Rd Readyville TN 37149 Home for sale
1369 Tassey Rd Readyville TN 37149 House for sale     PRICE REDUCED!! Lots of room inside and out! 3 Bedroom with 2 1/2 Bath. Oversized living room with rock fireplace. Large eat-in kitchen. Beautiful…
Colorado Living
Fall is setting in. Many children and adults are starting back to school. Life will change just a little for all.New things to be learned, new people to meet, new adventures to be had.In life there are…
Donations needed for Thanksgiving Baskets by November 2
Donations needed for Thanksgiving Baskets by November 2  The City’s annual Thanks For Giving event that relies on community help to donate items for Thanksgiving baskets that go to families…
2011-2012 Double "A" School North Broward Academy of Excellence (edit/delete)
2011-2012 Double "A" School North Broward Academy of Excellence Welcome to North Broward Academy of Excellence located in North Lauderdale, Florida. We are a tuition-free public charter school serving…
2012 Parkland Dash 5K , 10K & 1 Mile Run/Walk
2012 Parkland Dash 5K , 10K & 1 Mile Run/Walk 2012 Parkland Dash 5K , 10K & 1 Mile Run/Walk To Benefit The Tri County Humane SocietySunday, October 14, 20127:00AM at Pine Trails Park  10555…
City of Parkland Official Facebook Page To Go Live On September 10, 2012
The City of Parkland is proud to announce that beginning on September 10th, 2012, residents and visitors will be able to find Parkland on Facebook. Information on City programs, services and emergency…
The City of Parkland City Commission will conduct two public hearings on the 2012-2013 Budget
The City of Parkland City Commission will conduct two public hearings on the 2012-2013 Budget The City of Parkland City Commission will conduct two public hearings in September on the 2012-2013 Fiscal…
Two win scholarships from Margate and Waste Management
Kaitlin Smith-Norman, a senior nursing student at Florida Atlantic University, and Michael Trotman, a freshman computer science major at University of Central Florida, each won $2,500 in a partnership…
Amerevision Accepts Investment
Looking for an alternative real estate related investment?Amerevision seeks investment into pools of its expertly vetted legal matters.  These are innovative offerings; ones that are unaffected by…
Amerevision Legal Financing Giving Back
Amerevision strives to donate one in every ten cases Amerevision funds, selecting matters for no-cost legal financing where homeowner clients are able to prove extreme financial hardship. In such cases,…
Terrorism Risk Insurance Vital to Commercial Real Estate Market
Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, September 11, 2012 NAR’s 2012 Commercial Committee Vice Chair Linda St. Peter spoke before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing…
Baby Boomers Face Growing Mortgage Debt
Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, September 11, 2012 More baby boomers—those aged 50 and up—are carrying more mortgage debt than they ever have before, and at a time when they’re…
How to Ensure Your Seller Stays Happy With You
Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, September 11, 2012 Sellers can grow frustrated with their real estate agents if they don’t see quick results on the sale of their home. This is why it's…
Number of Improving Housing Markets Grows
Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, September 11, 2012 The number of metro areas showing signs of real estate market improvement expand in September, rising from 80 to 99 metro areas, according…
My Favorite Honolulu Neighborhoods: Diamond Head
My Favorite Honolulu Neighborhoods: Diamond Head Diamond Head offers a great location, close enough to downtown Honolulu and adjacent Waikiki, as well an easy drive to other areas of east Oahu such as…
Smith Mountain Lake’s Most Scenic Highway
We are so excited that fall has come again to Smith Mountain Lake. Our skies are brilliantly blue, the water is gentle and the surrounding mountains are on the verge of gorgeous color. Lakers have a plethora…
What's Hot in Palm Springs? Part 4: Palm Springs Modernism Week 10/5-8/12
What's Hot in Palm Springs? Part 4: Palm Springs Modernism Week 10/5-8/12According to the official website, www.ModernismWeek.com, "For the second year in a row, Palm Springs Modernism Week organizers…
Ranch Auction
Never Previously Offered For Sale. Selling Without Reserve.Auction: September 27, 2012,4 Houses, Lake Pavilion, Horse Barn, Riding Ring, Utility Barn517 acres
Do not buy a new contruction home without reading this!
Two reasons: Home inspection  Sometimes buyers feel a brand new home does not need an inspection. It’s all new and works perfectly, right? WRONG. A home inspection should be done on any and all…
Condominiums for Sale in Chandler, AZ
Close to Phoenix, with stunning terrain and a rich history, condominiums for sale in Chandler, AZ can provide you with a home that is perfect for any stage of your life. From simple one bedroom, one bath…
Pumpkin Time in Waxhaw NC.
It’s September, can you believe it?  It seems like just yesterday we were ringing in the New Year in Waxhaw, and now we are almost ready to greet 2013!   With that thought in mind, fall…
August home sales in Glenview
Property SalesAugust Property sales were 79, up 21.5% from 65 in August of 2011 and 12.9% higher than the 70 sales last month.  August 2012 sales were at their highest level compared to August…
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Park Meadows Named Utah's Best Private Golf Course
Park Meadows Country Club in Park City was named the best private course in Utah by Salt Lake Magazine.  Park Meadows Country Club is located in a very popular residential neighborhood that is close…
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