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By Dane Human, Realtor West Vancouver & North Vancouver, Canada
(Making your journey to the "Finish Line" a pleasant experience.)
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Sharing some "Africanrain" with fellow "Rainers" I was wondering how many of you have ever had the opportunity to visit Africa? I happen to have been born in Johannesburg, South Africa and although I have been living in Vancouver, Canada for the past 22 years, one cannot get Africa out of one's s...

By C Tann-Starr
(Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.)
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http://www.webpronews.com/facebook-incident-launches-first-amendment-fight-2012-02 I wouldn't ever want someone forcing me to post anything on my blog or other social media accounts... Reading this made me realize just how much I enjoy having the freedom to speak. If the court said delete it I'd...

By Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia
(Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC)
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A phone call came in from a client for whom I did an inspection in 1997!  Someone was doing work on the house and informed them that they had a lot of moisture in the crawl space and should call such and such company to evaluate it for them.  Neither is able really to go under there, or desires t...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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I think the thing I have done most and also most consistently over the past two years is to pull on my hiking shoes and walk. Doing that has allowed me to think! To think about work situations, personal situations but mostly to sometimes just be present, to lay aside all the situations, personal ...

By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
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If you do not ask that is what the answer will always be i.e. NO! What we should never do but find ourselves doing more often than not is asking the question mentally within our own minds and then answering it there too making it never really come out to play and stay. I ask you: Why then are you...

By Joanne Gillet, We advise - You Decide! No Hassles...
(Edge Of The Beach Realty)
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HERE'S WHAT HAPPENED WITH THE AREA HOUSING MARKET IN DECEMBERIf you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to give me a call to discuss.Check out some of our featured homes for sale at EdgeOfTheBeach.comWant to know what your home is worth go to EdgeOfTheBeach.com, click on “What’s My Home Wor...
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By Ann Nguyen, Lake Tahoe Truckee Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Another fun-filled activity for yarn and crafts enthusiasts in Truckee!KNIT AND SIP at ALIBI TRUCKEE by Atelier and Alibi Ale Works TruckeeTime: 4:00 - 6:00 PMThey encourage everyone to join and you can bring a friend and your own yarn project! Consider this a chance to spark, to ignite a fire an...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Well it is cold and it is snowing but I have to go to the dentist to get the permanent cap on the tooth I cracked last month. This should be the final time I deal with this one, at least I am hoping so. Luckily I live very close to the office so it should be an easy trip in both directions. Tomor...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
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Paul Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerThe tragedy in life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach! Benjamin Mays   Thank you for reading and commenting on my blog post! This post w...

By Matt Lee, Real Estate Marketing
(Rise Up Local & Lead Generation Experts)
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What are rents in Pico Robertson?Rents in Pico Robertson range from $2,000 to $6,000. Every once in a while, you might find a screaming deal for an older 1 bedroom or studio under $2,000, but for the most part, entry-level rental prices start at $2,000 monthly. Most of the apartments in Pico Robe...

By Dennis Dahlberg Broker/RI 623-582-4444
(Level 4 Funding )
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 If you are looking to fund your latest real estate venture—or even your first one---you may want to look at these lenders who work outside the conventional circles of funding. Do the required research because you need to know the difference between them and the traditional lenders in order to ma...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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In order to achieve any goals for yourself - you need to have a big why. You need to have a deep understanding of what that goal means to you and what you are going to achieve by reaching it.                1. Understand Your Big Why Before You Set Your Goals In order to achieve any goals for you...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Being a First Time Homebuyer in Edna TX makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases af...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Haltom City TX FHA 203k Renovation Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amoun...

By Dennis Dahlberg Broker/RI 623-582-4444
(Level 4 Funding )
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Think fix and flip loans are the trendiest expensive hair do-up in the fashion world? Read on—this could help you out in ways far more permanent (pun intended) than a haircut.Simply put, this type loan is dispensed when the buyer wants to purchase property with the intent of selling it once it is...

By Patrick Meehan, Jr, Owner / Broker-Associate
(RE/MAX New Beginnings Realty)
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Beautiful 3 bed, 2.5 bath Townhouse with garage. Move in ready. Open floor plan. Very large front porch to relax and watch the world go by. Seller offering 1 year America's Preferred home Warranty which includes HVAC coverage. Close to Rt 9, Rt 70, GSP, shopping, restaurants. Pet friendly communi...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 Sa...

By Pamela Cendejas, Second Self Virtual Assistance (928) 692-3235
(Second Self Virtual Assistance)
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A Facebook checklist will help you get the most from your posts by driving traffic to your website and gaining your readers’ trust.Get Valuable Link ClicksKeep it Short – Short posts are more likely to be read than long ones. Long posts tend to get fewer link clicks.Hashtags – Facebook users aren...

By Patrick Meehan, Jr, Owner / Broker-Associate
(RE/MAX New Beginnings Realty)
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Get your water toys ready - You're going to have a new waterfront home to enjoy this year! This 3 bedroom 2 bath home with over 2200 square feet is in the perfect location too! On a deep and wide lagoon within a few minutes you will be in the open bay to enjoy all your favorite watersports, hit p...