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William J Archambault Jr sharing 4 decades of lending and real estate experience. Through books and services of REII. Bill writes about and teaches real estate investment, real estate, lending, borrowing, credit, and sales. Bill is available as a speaker, trainer, hands on coach, or remote consultant.
  A Mornings Self Motivational Ditty As you start the day with a cleansing, refreshing shower, with the noise of the water to limit embarrassment sing loud and clear! For get the top 40, it’s not the time for Country, rap could drown you. Motivate yourself!You know the tune. Here’s the lyrics, we...
      How Much Can You Save / Short Sales And REO’s I originally published this back in February of 2008 it may still be informative to many. Buying short sales remains exotic, confusing many agents and totally baffling most consumers.   If you're hoping for a number, you can stop reading, I can’...
What is the purpose of a great charge if you end up losing the battle? I recently read a featured post SEO Tip of the Week: Write Like an Eighth-Grader , and at first missed the point. I so disagreed with the idea of writing to everyone in the same manner that I missed the point! The author was s...
I just got off the phone with my daughter, it seems shortly after Amy got home and changed into old sweats yesterday a strange man rang her doorbell. She calmed the dogs (Our grand-dogs.) And answered the door. A neatly dressed older man introduced himself as a candidate for Congress in next week...
  Rules! Those limitations we put upon ourselves or more often the restrictions the powerful impose on others, are they the bane of your existence or the tools of your success? We all can recall that Adam and Eve were evicted from the Garden of Eden for breaking the one rule they had!   Personall...
  Real Estate Catalyst Are you a catalyst? Are you a salesman?   Are you a fiduciary?   Do you deny all three? Do you deny selling? Little upsets me more than "agents" who disclaim sales and salesmanship. Useless people demanding fees for existing! Starting from the observation that "we don’t mak...
  A well regulated militia is the only thing that could have saved the victims of a madman in Aurora! No law can protect individuals from madmen/terrorists! No police force can protect us from everything. No innocent citizen should be surrounded by officers of the state. Guns are not the problem!...
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” I believe! I still can’t understan...
Dual Professionals Or Dueling Hobbyist? When it’s time to buy real estate the wise consumer hires two separate, overlapping and hopefully complementary real estate professionals! Every one imeatly thinks of an agent/RELATOR® the knowledgeable also a Mortgage Loan Originator! There are thousands o...
I was reading comments on Sally Chessman’s post when her response struck close to home. "Some people just should not be allowed to talk. lol" It reminded me of my post from August of ‘07 which was in response to one of Brian Brady’s post.   I had done almost two dozen loans for a family who's pri...

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