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Real Estate Broker/Owner - RE/MAX Corridor - 511523
Are you using one of the easiest listing syndication options? I know many of you already use POSTLETS.COM, but I have been using it more and more and am actually getting responses! They even have this neat widget that produces a thumbnail: Check it out.....you have to take a few minutes and input...
OK, the new rules are in force. here is the recap as I understand them: Housing and Economic Recovery Act (HERA) HERA - Amends the Truth in Lending Act (TIL) implemented through Regulation Z. Has a number of provisions including the Mortgage Disclosure Improvement Act which changes the Truth In L...
OK, inventory is at highs not seen before. However, good homes at reasonable prices are in demand and our little corner of the globe needs more! I've been working with a wonderful military family that has pretty standard desires in a home and a fair budget to work with. In the Schertz-Cibolo resi...
OK, it is Texas and it is July, so what's new? It is HOT! A steady stream of 100+ days and no rain (just ActiveRain!). Still showing and listing, so what's up? I have shown a few homes that desperately need a new AC system, or at the minimum, a good service call. Why do you list the house and let...
I am on the Schertz, TX Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors and was asked to provide some information on foreclosures in the city. Our financial folks are in the process of updating the city's bond ratings with some big New York banks and needed current data. Here is what is real ...
Once again I read about balance in life and work and wonder "How do they do it?" I am always looking for new business leads, keeping up with the few properties I manage that provide monthly relief, and keeping up with everything that needs to be done. Oil changes to lawn maintenance, family commu...
Yes, investors with quality in mind and a realistic view of our housing market are coming back. Here in the greater San Antonio area, houseing prices are holding steady, and more people are forced to rent for a variety of reasons. This makes for an attractive combination to an investor with a min...
Here in Texas we have a very Veteran friendly attitude. Along with that, the great State of Texas has some progrmas that are geared toward Texas Veterans. The most popular for most Veterans is the Home Loan Program that allows buyers to get a fixed interest rate for a 30 year loan financing up to...
I've been out of touch for a long time on the blogosphere! Seems that trying to be active on all the networking fronts in basically impossible for this guy. My twitter account is pretty much going away, my other blog is also going away soon and I will try to stay active with Active Rain. On why I...
I just received a note from a client that I have been working with for some time. She and her husband started looking as the overall market was weak, and they knew some good deals could be made. However, they decided last night that the ecnomoy was too shaky and they were going to sit it out for ...

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