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By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 44
Yesterday I had an appointment with my dentist to get my permanent cap put in. Well, that did not happen. The lab sent the tooth, but it did not align with the bottom teeth. So back to the lab went that tooth and back in my mouth the temporary. Things do not always work out as planned. There is a...

By Ann Nguyen, Lake Tahoe Truckee Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
Comments 4
  View life as a continuous learning experience. -Denis Waitley#realestate #AnnNguyen #TahoeHomes #Tahoerealestate #Truckee #Tahoe #Reno #homesforsale #realtor #realtorlife #home #homebuying #buyingahome#happyweekend #weekend #quotes #motivationalquote  

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Comments 13
My Maui newsletter got changed up with videos!  I do an email newsletter, and it started a long time ago when I first got into this real estate business, back in 2000 - that seems like ages ago now.  My newsletters then were very simple emails reporting on the new listings that were featured on t...

By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
Comments 9
What does this really mean? You are not alone if you do not know even though you are familiar with it because you have heard it or even used it. The premise is that the person who is receiving the benefit wants it or you want it for them. Consequently the one giving or wanting to give it believes...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
Comments 2
When purchasing another video gaming mouse, there are a variety of areas to consider. Others are ideas that the majority will almost certainly not believe, although from you everything is very clear. Here are the most important things to think about before you buy a fresh game mouse:You're wrong ...

By Gary Thomas
(Preferred Properties Key West)
Comments 1
Just Listed by Preferred Properties 714 Passover Lane, Key West.  Buyers looking for a fixer property should take a look at this architecturally interesting three story home located on an irregular 6,547 sq ft lot in the heart of Old Town.  I dug into my old shoe box and found two photos that sho...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 1
What an inspiring post from Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR We can all find a way to constructively give back to others in our community. You never know how one act can make a difference. Please leave your comments at Dorie's post.  I encourage you to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and his inspiring lega...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 36
"What day is it?" said Piglet."Why, it's today," said Pooh, "my very favourite kind of day."I was given a great little book, that reminds me each day to be mindful, it is filled with quotes about this day, all from very different people, authors, singers, speakers, fictional characters, etc.Today...

By John Henry, Florida Architect, Residential Architect, Luxury Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
Comments 24
Are you busy?  Great.  Are you aware of what's coming around the corner?  Is something happening outside of your sphere that might impact you?  In the real estate and construction business, we all have to have our ear to the ground and be aware.  Sometimes we stare at what is coming at us but can...

By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Comments 6
 Do not lose hold of your dreams or aspirations. for if you do, you may still exist but you have ceased to live. - Henry David Thoreau. You are a product of your environment. so choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment....

By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Comments 2
  This is what the Lord asks of you: only this, to act justly, to love tenderly, and to walk humbly with your God. - Micah 6:8 When you share your last crust of bread with a beggar you mustn't behave as if you were throwing a bone to a dog,. You must give humbly, and thank him for allowing you t...

By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Comments 3
 I am one with the power and wisdom of the Universe, I have all that I need. - Louise L. Hay.The greatest wealth is to live content with little. - Plato He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened. - Lao Tzu Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for o...

By Dennis Dahlberg Broker/RI 623-582-4444
(Level 4 Funding )
Comments 0
Can You Calculate Your LTV? An Easy Guide to Real Estate Mathe’s how to do the math on your next hard money investment so you know if it’s going to be the right choice for you.Is that home going to be a cash cow? Will that fix and flip line your pockets for your next project? You may not be a big...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
( Inc)
Comments 10
How prepared are you for a disaster? Most of us are not prepared, at all, yet two-thirds of us live in an area where we are at a moderate to very high risk of experiencing a natural disaster. Here are a few things you should do, today, to start preparing for a “just in case” situation:Be AwareThi...

By Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
(Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
Comments 8
There is this popular saying: The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.  What did not work for you over the past few years?  Just because something did not work for you, does not mean it does not work... it may mean that you did apply...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
( Inc)
Comments 8
Most of us have no idea when a disaster is about to strike, and even if we do have a little warning, it’s very possible that things can go very wrong.This is where you can put a business continuity plan to good use. What does this do? It gives your business the best odds of success during any dis...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(406-270-3667,, Broker, Blackstone Realty Group - brokered by eXp Realty)
Comments 19
What a year!  For me, 2019 will go down as a year full of stress, physical labor and work misjudgements, as well as excitement, new adventures, experiences, friends and more. So some of the highlights follow. I like to put them in a blog because in future years I can look back and say, "I did wha...

By C Tann-Starr
(Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.)
Comments 28
This may be a premature introduction, but say hello to the only cherry tree that survived my collection of foodie paradise plantings my kids selected, dug holes for, then helped plant. I remember this gem of a beauty when it was just a three foot, dried up twig thinner than the circumference of m...

By Ashley Myers,, Realtor
(Allen Tate Realtors)
Comments 10
I came across these pictures and had to share.  Seems maybe we should pay attention a little more to those who have gone before us... This tombstone is actually in the Attica Cemetery, Harper County , Kansas ...   120 yr old tombstone: short and worth the view!                    And this guy die...

By Claudette Millette, Buyer, Broker - Metrowest Mass
(The Buyers' Counsel)
Comments 10
Hopkinton MA Relocations - Hopkinton Welcomes You If you are looking to relocate to Massachusetts - Hopkinton  should be high on your list of towns to consider. Hopkinton MA is best known for its role as the starting point for the legendary Boston Marathon.  Since 1924, the town has served in thi...