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Managing Real Estate Broker - Jody Keating Connective Realty,LLC, Bryan/College Station,TX
Whenever I receive a phone call or visit with a buyer for the first time, one of the questions that I always ask is "Have you looked into financing a home yet?" Sometimes the answer is "Yes, I'm working with such-a-such bank or so-and-so lender and I have a pre-qualification letter." but more oft...
  A couple of years ago I was searching our MLS for a property that contained a rainwater harvesting system for a buyer that specifically requested one. All the searching that I did produced no results so I decided to contact some local builders in the area to see if they had such a system in any...
Where can you go that you can eat all the food you want, all in one location, prepared by over 30 different restaurants all for a low $25? The 16th annual Bryan / College Station Chamber of Commerce Epicurean Extravaganza, that's where. This one day event featuring some of the best restaurants th...
The written word is a powerful thing. It's a method of communication that only the human species can lay claim too. Laws require contracts to be in writing to be upheld. Our ancestry has reveled itself through historical writings. Many different written languages exist in the world today, many mo...
After reading the preview of Surviving your Serengeti made available through Activerains Challenge and subsequently taking the quiz, I found myself thinking about how I function as an individual, interact with my family and how I operate my business, as these are all my Serengeti. After taking th...
One of my 2011 marketing plans was to begin using youtube! After a couple of dodgy starts I managed to figure out how to turn the camera on, make an extremely short video, load it on the computer and onto a youtube channel. Since I'm technically challanged, this was an amazing feet but Maggie our...
Last night I decided to take a quick look at our business plan for 2011 just to see where we are with it and to see what I still needed to get going. The following are most of the things that I had wanted to address this year and surprisingly we are farther ahead than I had thought. Our new site ...
Voices for Children is issuing a service challenge!!! This fantastic volunteer based organization is looking for 100 people to come and help with a 24 hour a day demolition and rebuild of their facilities. This will be an 'extreme makeover' style event and they need your help. Construction is sch...
When it comes to buying or selling real estate in the Bryan / College Station or surrounding area, choosing your Realtor® shouldn't be a gamble! What happens with your Realtor®, Stays with your Realtor®!    
I am so excited to let you all know that the USGBC is now local. The Brazos Valley Branch is the US Green Building Council-Texas Gulf Coast Chapter is official. If you have any questions or if you want to join and be a part of this great organization, all you have to do is let me know. I will kee...


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