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Trending blogs on ActiveRain Community

 

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Do you remember the days . . . of home Buyers and Sellers coming to agreement and, together with Lenders and Realtors, coordinate a smooth transaction with minimal “outside interference’? This is not say that everything was hunky-dory (Utopian) absent any conflict, but most of the complications w...

By Bob Stewart, ActiveRain
(ActiveRain)
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Hi, my name is Bob and I'm new to the community.(Or at least I've been a very very bad participant for way too long).Since, like many of you, I'm taking precautions given the recent events happening in our world, I'm locked down in my house (for the most part) given that I live in one of the epic...

By Joseph Domino 480-390-6011, Real Estate Made Easy
(HomeSmart)
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Excellent article by Robert Siciliano  Though we, as humans, are supposed to be pretty smart, we do a lot of things that might not seem rational. For example, we do things like text and drive, we don’t get flu shots that can stop us from getting sick, and we hoard things like toilet paper…Dan Ari...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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Every year, on last Monday in May, and this year on Monday, May 25th, 2020, we celebrate Memorial Day holiday by gathering with family and friends, attend parades, and honor and praise those who lost their lives for our freedom.Memorial Day originally was known "Decoration Day" and observed on Ma...

By Inspiration With April, Pray Psalm 91 out loud every day!
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MAKE CHOICE OF THIS PORTION WITHOUT DELAY PSALM 73:26 My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. BENSON COMMENTARY Reader, consider this, and make choice of this portion without delay.

By Kimberly Button, Designing & building healthy homes for wellness
(Get Green Be Well)
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Hi Everyone! I'm new here, and just wanted to introduce myself. I just moved to North Carolina from Orlando, a move we've been dreaming about for more than a decade. When it comes to real estate, building and renovating, I am passionate about creating healthy homes for families. It comes from som...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   If You Can Imagine it You Can Do It   "Your imagination is your preview to life's coming attractions." Albert Einstein     As I see it. . . . . . . . If you can imagine it; you can do it.   Let your imagination flow; paint big pictures of what can be in your mind.   ...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
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     On any given weekend you can experience "community dinning" in Lancaster County, PA . You get a chance to mix with the locals , who rarely trek into the "tourist areas"(RT.30 & RT340) for a good meal. This weekend features great food at :      1. Rawlinsville Fire Co., 33 Martic Heights Dr. ...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   Don't Let Pride Stand in the Way of Change   "Never be too proud to change." Bobby Bowden, Florida State University footfall coach    As I see it. . . . . . . . Don't let pride stand in the way of change.   There will be times that change will be needed.   The change...

By Dr. Margot Weinstein
(MW Leadership Consultants LLC)
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By: Dr. Margot Weinstein, CIPS, CEOMW Leadership Consultants LLC (Consultant & Trainer)Email: drmargot@drmargotweinstein.com  (Pictures of FIABCI Leadership on my Web Site:www.drmargotweinstein.com The Social Networking Site, Facebook, recently advertised that they reached 300 million people worl...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   Learn From Others People's Mistakes   "Some of us learn from other peoples mistakes and the rest of us have to be other people" Zig Ziglar, author, motivational speaker   As I see it. . . . . . . . Learn from others people's mistakes.   Learning from mistakes can be ...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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  Motivational Power Quote   Shake the World   "In a gentle way, You can shake the world." Mohandas Gandhi,     As I see it. . . . . . . . Shake the world.   We may not be able to shake the world but we have within our power to gentle shake the world one person at the time.  We can make a differe...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   When You Stumble Pick Yourself Up   "I had to pick myself up and get on with it, do it all over again, only even better this time." Sam Walton, founder of Wal-Mart     As I see it. . . . . . . . When you stumble pick yourself up . . . .   This is great advice from Sa...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   Success; Make It a Habit   "If you develop the habits of success, You will make success a habit." Michael E. Angier     As I see it. . . . . . . . Success; make it a habit.  We are a creature of our habits and what we most often do we become.  The habit's we create t...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   Be a No Limit Person   "If you accept a limiting belief, then it will become a truth for you." Louise Hay    As I see it. . . . . . . . Be a no limit person.   Never accept a belief that will place limits on us as a person or on our possibilities.  Think in terms of ...

By Dr. Margot Weinstein
(MW Leadership Consultants LLC)
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A Mentor Help You Succeed in Real Estate Regardless of the Economy By Dr. Margot B. Weinstein, CEO, CIPS, TRC After thirty years in the business, I have found that one of the best ways for you to take your real estate career to a new level in any economy, is to find a mentor who is currently more...

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
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   Motivational Power Quote   Every Man Determines Their Success and Fortune    "Every man is the architect of this fortune." Sallust     As I see it. . . . . . . . Every man determines their success and fortune.   We build our life from the ground up; a strong foundation will support the pillars...

By Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
(Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
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Are you ready to pivot in your real estate business post for the new “normal”?  The one thing that is for sure, the one thing that is constant… is change.  We evolve all the time and over time.  We came out of the dark ages, we evolved out of the industrial age, welcomed in the information age… a...

By Jeffrey Richman, Creative Real Estate Specialist
(Immediate Home Solutions)
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I’m sponsoring a contest this month to get as many people involved as possible that are in the Active Rain community to join Debe Maxwell’s weekly Zoom meeting.  I myself just started back with AR and attended my first meeting within days.  I’m really glad that I did.  Each week there’s going to ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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May ActiveRain Challenge for Zoom Meetings...May 26 We had the final Zoom Meeting for the May ActiveRain Challenge for Zoom hosted by Jeffrey Richman on Tuesday.  I’m not sure how many were in attendance but I know I saw Brian England (who was not volunteering so could sit, relax, and listen), Wi...