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By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
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 I've been chatting with clients and friends over the past week and have realized how differently people respond to the threat of this pandemic affecting the entire world, not just the United States. Each conversation reminded me how at the end of the day much of life is how we look at our circum...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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I was walking Holly for our "lunch walk" and lately I have been taking her around the employee parking lot of LAX. I happend to look up and saw this Billboard... amazingly I have seen this Advertisement somewhere else before. If you remember where you saw it please share it in your comments.... I...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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As most of us find ourselves COVID-19 self quarantined and/or isolated in one way or another, I thought it a good time to discuss anxiety.With the current state of the world more people are finding themselves experiencing some level of anxiety.Personally, I've been anxious my entire life. I have ...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
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Bay Area Bagpipers like Christina Shute are lifting up the spirits of people in Silicon Valley through "Pipers for Sundown Solidarity."     Members of the Western United States Pipe Band Association like Christina Shute are hearing and heeding the call to participate in Pipers for Sundown Solida...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Why Charlotte NC? I'll Tell You Why! Historically, Charlotte was perceived as a textile center, then a banking center and more recently, a strong energy sector. While Charlotte remains proud of the industries with which it has been associated over the years, this small, segmented stereotype sells...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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Texas appears to be well equipped to handle a recession – According to Business Insider 8 cities in Texas made the top 25 list of cities to live through a recession. Austin came in #5.  Recent SmartAsset determined the most recession proof cities in the US by investigating data using 264 of the l...

By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(Lubeck Realty Group)
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In an effort to discourage visitors to the state who may be carrying the coronavirus, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Friday a two-week suspension of new vacation rentals (30 days or 1 calendar month, whichever is less). The order does not apply to current occupants of vacation rentals.Welcome to the...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
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If you follow our posts, you no doubt have seen that we refer to our lifestyle as a Goldilocks existence.  It is just right for us in every conceivable way.  We live in one of the smallest villages in the county.  Carpinteria (population 14-16,000) is known for its blooming flower business, marij...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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Hand sanitizers have been missing from the shelves of the local grocery and pharmacy stores for several weeks now, depriving vulnerable populations of access to this important commodity.  Realizing that they could help fill that void, four Montgomery County distilleries, two wineries and one comp...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
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Good News! The North Dakota State Fair is on for 2020.I am really happy that the North Dakota State Fair is on for 2020, especially being the second largest event in Minot (the Norsk Hostfest) has already been cancelled (for August).I LOVE the Fair, the Fair is summer to me so at least something ...

By John M. Acaron, CMI, MRSA, Master Mold Inspector & Chief Mold Assessor
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Organic Microbial /Mold fungi colonies are often found both indoor and outdoor. Outdoor it is acceptable, but once mold finds its way indoors, your family health and vitality are going to be compromised. There are common indoor molds that can easily manifest within your home. These common molds a...

By Green & Sklarz LLC, Connecticut's Firm for Business Law
(Green & Sklarz LLC)
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 For the past several weeks I have been closely following the legislation and rule making concerning the CARES Act, payroll protection loans, and related provisions.  One of the most confusing is how attribution/affiliation rules apply to companies that want to take out payroll protection loans. ...

By Ricki Eichler McCallum, Broker,GRI,ABR, e-Pro, TAHS
(CastNet Realty)
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The sun is shining today and it is a welcome relief.  Too many days of cloudy, rainy weather can get you down.  I love the sunshine!!Today, I have already worked in my flower beds and I am pleased to see daffodils coming up and maybe a few other flowers.  Little green leaves are peeking up throug...

By Green & Sklarz LLC, Connecticut's Firm for Business Law
(Green & Sklarz LLC)
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The Internal Revenue Service today urged taxpayers to be on the lookout for a surge of calls and email phishing attempts about the Coronavirus, or COVID-19. These contacts can lead to tax-related fraud and identity theft."We urge people to take extra care during this period. The IRS isn't going t...

By Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616, Top .0033% of 40,000+ Realtors in our MLS
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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Send Someone A Virtual Hug Today!Phoenix General, “the new general store,” has come up with an amazing way for you to lighten up that special someone's day with a "hug" during this time of social distancing.Virtual hug packages called PHXHUG Care Packages are now being offered by Phoenix General....

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
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Many of our clients may be thinking, here we go again.  What many do not realize is what is going on today, is nothing like 2008.  The video below demonstrates the differences. I would suggest that as clients call with their concerns you have your talking points ready by injecting the information...

By John M. Acaron, CMI, MRSA, Master Mold Inspector & Chief Mold Assessor
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HOUSE Doctor (Mold Assessor)Think about a Mold Assessor as a Medical Physician. A Medical Doctor physical examination goal is to be able to determine is you are healthy or not. Do you need either treatment or you require specialized medical attention such as surgery among others from a specialize...

By Shanna Day Team Leader AZ & UT - Call 480-415-7616, Top .0033% of 40,000+ Realtors in our MLS
(Keller Williams Realty EV (AZ) & Keller Williams SLC (UT))
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Treat Or Support A First Responder With A Meal At Miracle Mile Deli!If you've ever wanted to donate to the Valley’s first responders while observing social distancing, Miracle Mile Deli is offering the opportunity to virtually support doctors, nurses, firefighters and police officers with a “Firs...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Good Grapes - Great Wines!Nestled in a prime corner spot in Winnetka, Good Grapes Champagne and Wine Boutique is a quintessential wine shop. Rows of beautifully labeled wines line the walls and awaken the senses to something new and exciting.  Theresa Lucas, the owner, started her career in the ...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Last weekend, Governor Murphy declared a State of Emergency for New Jersey. In his Executive Order, he urged all residents to practice good hygiene practices (wash hands often and for 20 seconds at a time). He also asked that we practice social distancing to limit the potential for exposure to th...