Jeff Pearl, Full Service Full Time Realtor (RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA)

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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
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We have a 1960s retro metal tree we put up every year.

Dec 01, 2016 01:37 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
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I was using real until about 3 years ago - I found a good sized artificial tree and it does the trick!  Now I can sleep at night and not worry about the house burning down!

Dec 01, 2016 01:16 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
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D. I cut a real one from the forest.

Dec 01, 2016 06:31 PM
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Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
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We normally support our local high school who provide the fresh cut trees. 

Dec 01, 2016 05:25 PM
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Bob Betel
Allstar Home Mortgage, Inc. - Sweetwater, TN
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We buy a small tree at our local hardware store. 

Dec 01, 2016 04:34 PM
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Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®
Carmel by the Sea, CA
Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea

I do a big wreath that I hang on my gate in Northern California for the neighbors to enjoy. We use lower branches off live trees to make it, so nothing is cut down. Because I go to Hawaii for Christmas, I don't do any interior decorating.

Dec 01, 2016 02:14 PM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
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Over my lifetime have done all three. For past 20+ years, it's all been artificial.

Dec 01, 2016 01:15 PM
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
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buy one from the church across the street 

Dec 01, 2016 08:50 PM
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Patricia Kennedy
RLAH Real Estate - Washington, DC
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I've been known to do all three at various times.  My preference is to cut down a fresh tree at a rural tree farm.  

Dec 01, 2016 06:58 PM
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Fred Griffin Tallahassee Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
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  We used to cut down a Florida cedar tree, or even a sand pine.  

Dec 01, 2016 06:56 PM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
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Growing up we trekked out to woods to cut our tree. So much fun.  As adult we have always had artificial tree, not retro

Dec 01, 2016 06:51 PM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
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When the kids were little we used to make an adventue out of going to cut our own tree. Now we just buy one at a favorite nursery. Also have a fake one for the foyer window.

Dec 01, 2016 06:36 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Artificial for safety.

Dec 01, 2016 06:09 PM
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Jerry Wilson
Paramount Residential Mortgage Group - Corona, CA
California Loan Officer-Retired

C) I have been using an artificial tree for over 10 years. It's easy to put up and take down

Dec 01, 2016 04:55 PM
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Anna Banana Kruchten Arizona's Top Banana!
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Jeff I haven't had  real tree in years!

Dec 01, 2016 04:20 PM
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
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A lot of people cut their own in the National Forest that surrounds us, or they cut their own at a tree farm. I haven't put up a tree in two years. My daughter is almost 20 and doesn't live at home, otherwise I would put one up. My cats really like having one up, but they make a mess out of it and the ornaments...so that's a really good reason NOT to put one up. 

Dec 01, 2016 03:30 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California - Carlsbad, CA
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We used to always cut down a tree but in recent years get one from the local tree places around town

Dec 01, 2016 03:14 PM
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AJ Heidmann ~ CRS
McEnearney Associates, Inc. - Alexandria, VA
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We go artificial, do to our travels to family far and wide... a lot less risk

Dec 01, 2016 02:57 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
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Jeff Pearl c. Artificial

Dec 01, 2016 02:32 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
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I use an artificial one.... I have a pellet stove and a fresh tree would dry out quickly..... I put my tree up the day after Thanksgiving.... I love Christmas....

Dec 01, 2016 02:30 PM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

After we had cats who have circus genes, we stopped doing trees.  Just a bit of decoration on the mantel or on the dining table.  A wreath on the door.  A

Dec 01, 2016 02:18 PM
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

d) not cut down any trees & plant one every year instead.

Dec 01, 2016 02:17 PM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
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Artifical as my husband has allergies.

Dec 01, 2016 02:15 PM
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
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If we put one up we would probably buy it at Home Depot.

Dec 01, 2016 01:55 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
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I cut one and usse two artificial.  All are full size.

Dec 01, 2016 01:27 PM
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Maria Sapio
Keller Williams of Central PA - Carlisle, PA
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C for me ... Lights are up but no ornaments yet ...

Dec 01, 2016 01:23 PM
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Lisa Von Domek
Lisa Von Domek Team - Dallas, TX
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All of mine are artificial...

Dec 01, 2016 01:17 PM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Have done all, and including going up to the mountains and cutting one down.   Lately, it is too busy in December (&January to take it down).

Dec 03, 2016 02:13 PM
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Donna Foerster
HomeSmart Realty Group - Parker, CO
Metro Denver Real Estate Assistant

Sadly the answer is C. We have an artificial tree with the lights already on it. Makes life easier. We don't always put up a tree either, just if we are having company.

Dec 02, 2016 05:44 PM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
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C, use artificial.  I'm alergic to the natural ones.  Took many years to figure out why I got sick every Christmas.

Dec 02, 2016 09:46 AM
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Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
REALTOR® ABR, SFR, SRES Williamsburg, Virginia

I use artificial but am getting frustrated with the "prelit" lights not working.

Dec 02, 2016 08:58 AM
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Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, Blackstone Realty Group - brokered by eXp Realty - Kalispell, MT
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Usually it's #2, buy one that is already cut.

My husband and I are the fastest tree shoppers around. We are usually in and out, with the tree in the truck, in 5-10 minutes.

"Do you like this one?"

"nah"

"Do you like this one?"

"Yes, let's go"

Dec 02, 2016 07:18 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
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We don't put up a xmas tree, if we did I would buy a fake one anyway

Dec 02, 2016 06:48 AM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
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Since Sandy and me will be apart from each other's company this year; no tree. Normally, she likes natural tree.

Dec 02, 2016 06:41 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
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My wife has opted for "b" since option "a" would require a truck for transport!

Dec 02, 2016 06:00 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Door #3 for the past few years

Dec 02, 2016 04:55 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
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I buy mine at a local tree stand, NH grown all the way

Dec 02, 2016 04:44 AM
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Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
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The tree that Santa delivers to was freshly cut by my hubby.  We have two other artificial to help the WHOLE house enjoy the spirit.  ;)

Dec 02, 2016 04:28 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
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Jeff Pearl - kids are grown - so no Christmas Tree at our home.

Dec 01, 2016 09:43 PM
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John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
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Jeff Pearl I put up artificial tree.

Dec 01, 2016 09:02 PM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
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Takes too much room and room land fill. Have not bought or cut a Xmas tree for years. Across was a Xmas tree farm now serving as residential homes...

What can I say?

Dec 01, 2016 08:32 PM
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Steve Higgins
RE/MAX Kelowna - Kelowna, BC

We have a nice artifical one. But it hasn't been up in the last 2 years and it won't be going up again this year, as we have been/are going away .

Dec 01, 2016 08:00 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
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We have used artificial for years. I do like the smell of a fresh tree.

Dec 01, 2016 07:34 PM
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Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
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Varies but so far have never had a tree farm close enough to cut down our own.

Nov 29, 2017 10:27 AM