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Real Estate Agent - Charles Rutenberg Realty, Inc.
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We all know that homes don't often sell as a result of an open house. So why do a few of us still do them? Is it really just an injustice to our sells? Why would I recommend open houses?   First because it sets us apart from many agents. I'll admit that until I recently had my wife join me in my ...
I would recommend that every buyer's agent handling short sale offers, read this as well. As for the training part, I highly recommend Wendy and Bryant and Short Sale Super Stars for outstanding training and continuing support on their web site. http://www.ShortSaleSuperStars.com! -Bud10.) You se...
If you are in the market for a home and you've decided to purchase a condo, you may want to be mindful of some potential hidden charges. First, often lenders repossess a home where the monthly maintenance fees have not been paid for some period of time. Since the normal fees in our area (West Cen...
As I rapidly approach retirement age, (I'm 63) I've become more and more conservative with my investment portfolio. About two months ago, I moved the vast majority of my savings from mutual funds and stocks into bond accounts as I recognized that the stock market was beginning to take regular hit...
Since turning 60 last year, I've decided to take at least four vacations a year. Every time I plan a vacation, I'm snowed under with business during the final two weeks leading up to it. It seems that by taking more vacations, I increase my income. I'm pretty sure I'll need to hire help before lo...

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