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2011 

This is an age-old question - rent or buy? There are many online calculators that will tell you why it is beneficial to buy now (or rent now). Here is a post that describes one more method from Trulia.com   Better To Rent Or Buy? Check Out Trulia's City-By-City Index Source: Wallet Pop | January ...
01/30/2011
Snow has made headlines in New England, again and again this month - or since Christmas. (And some more snow coming our way in mid-week.) Here is a re-blog for a 'Pay It Forward' for kind gesture from a New Englander, John Crosby. Just as I recovered from a nasty winter cold the other day we were...
01/30/2011
What is social media? Why some things work in Facebook whereas some other things are better on Twitter? Why we should use Social Media for our real estate business? Here is a re-blog from Mahesh 'Mike' Patel about "Social Media: Beyond Basics". Social Media Beyond Basics. I was invited to be a co...
01/30/2011
If you want to succeed, you have to work hard, work by plan, work with commitment. Focus on your goals because success is not easy work. Here is a re-blog from Lou Ludwig.    Motivational Power Quote   Success is Not Easy Work          "It has never been, and never will be easy work! But the road...
01/30/2011
Sometimes, it is difficult to contact some agent. Why? Because they think their privacy is of utmost importance as compared to the service to their clients (and in some cases, other agents, too!) Here is a re-blog from Valerie. What's  your opinion on this? Should you or should not give out your ...
01/30/2011
We do not live in the perfect world. So, sometimes, we have to bend the rules - if it benefits all the parties involved in the transaction, why not? Pat Haddad has described this very well in her post - "Why do we have to pay the buyer's closing cost? Thanks Pat - a very good question and even a ...
01/28/2011
Kodak Video Challenge...I am a NEW Agent! There were few ideas in the air when we talk about the video blogging - aka VLOG. Some of them are presented in the original contest post like client testimonials, introduction, visual tour. So, I started waiting for a closing to happen (since late Decem...
01/28/2011
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The Best Way Out! I came across this inspirational video from Simple Truths. I have blogged about some of my favorites from this site earlier. I thought of sharing this one which is less than 2 minutes but has a message that could impact the outcome of your day. This is on the lines of Brian Buf...
01/28/2011
Blogging IS GOOD - but what do I blog about? Many of us ask this question - and then, we don't blog. (It's easy not to do than to find an answer, isn't it?) Kathy has an answer to the very basic question (I asked the same question about 6 months back to myself). Here is a re-blog about (at least)...
01/27/2011
Thanks, Melissa. I am impressed with your quick turnaround time in getting vanity email address. I want to stress once again, like Melissa, get your vanity email address - soon. Here is a re-blog from Melissa. One of the many GREAT thins about Keller Williams is all the training that they provide...
01/26/2011
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