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Managing Real Estate Broker - Jody Keating Connective Realty,LLC, Bryan/College Station,TX

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2010 

For the second time this year Bryan / College Station and the surrounding counties experienced a weather change that is normally reserved for the northern states. Flurries of snow started to fall mid afternoon to ultimately blanket the whole area in white. The air smelt crisp and fresh and the w...
02/24/2010
Buying verses renting a home... When it comes to a home, you have two options, you can either buy or rent. Which one is right one person may not be right for another, which is why it's important to know which is the best option for your individual situation. Why people rent... There are a number ...
02/23/2010
In the past week or so I've had a lot of people in the Bryan / College Station area inquire about what the FHA 203k loan is all about. Last night I began what is now going to be a several part email to one of my agents giving her detailed information on the concept of an FHA 203k loan so that she...
02/22/2010
Tonight I went to Wings n'More on University Drive in College Station with my two daughters and one of their friends for dinner. We've been there many times before but never so late in the evening, (well if you can call 7:30pm late) and although the food was as mouth watering as always and the se...
02/20/2010
  The Habitat for Humanity ReStore located here in Bryan / College Station is a little known gem of citizens from Brazos county and the surrounding counties getting together to help those in need. Now, unless you have lived in a bubble all your life, everyone knows of the wonderful deeds and acti...
02/17/2010
The following is an excerpt from an article that was sent to me by Marte Cliff.  It's important that everyone read this and act on it. The deadline for acting on this is TOMORROW!!!! From Real Estate Investing & Business Finance "This is a scary rule that would be very damaging to all real estate...
02/15/2010
Sometimes we celebrate a holiday "just because" and we do so with no knowledge of why such a holiday came about. Although Valentines Day is celebrated world wide, many of us have no idea where the day originated from. Some of us cleverly blame the greeting card industry for creating it as a way ...
02/14/2010
1110 Alice Street Overview Maps Photos Features Description $70,500 Single Family HomeFor Sale Main Features 2 Bedrooms2 BathroomsInterior: 1812 sqftLot: 0.57 acre(s) Location 1110 Alice StreetBryan, TX 77803 Jody Keating Connective Realty, LLC(979) 731-1010jgkeating3@aol.comhttp://www.connectiv...
02/13/2010
  For Andrea Peters, REALTOR®, e-PRO® a career in real estate sales is the extension of a life-long love of houses.   It must be an inherited attraction, because Andrea has fond childhood memories of Sunday afternoons spent visiting open houses in College Station, imagining life in each of them....
02/11/2010
  The 2010 Bryan / College Station and surrounding areas has had a promising start. Total number of units sold during the month of January were up from 2009 at 89 closings, with the average days on the market remaining about the same at 126 days. Not bad for a college town that peaks during the ...
02/10/2010