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By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
  This is such a great idea and everyone can do this. YOu get this great feeling in your heart when you do something for someone else and it is not expected. It can be as simple as letting a car get in line that is stuck on a side road; smiling a someone with a frown on their face; letting someon...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 5
  Today would have been My Mother's 99th Birthday. She was born on August the 11th, 1916.  She was a wonderful, loving gracious person that I miss each and every day. I look in the mirror in the morning and see my Mother looking back at me.. I hear a phone message that I have recorded and hear My...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 12
As a young person, our family would watch TV on Saturday and Sunday evenings....Mama would pop ..popcorn and we would sit around and watch the Ed Sullivan Show.  We would see the new performers enter into the entertainment arena.  I remember seeing Stevie Wonder doing the finger poppin thing and ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 5
 Wonderful Fig Tree in a Neighbors Yard..These are luscious Figs that we will make preserves tonight  The Tree is loaded and many are still ripening.  This bush is about 12 feet tall and the figs are about the size of a small pear. These are the biggest Figs I have even seen in  my life..I wanted...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 2
  My wonderful husband picked another batch of figs for us to can tonight..Just got through.They are not as stiff as the batch we did last week. They are so easy to do and our grandchildren just love them on hot buttered toast. It is a "Family thing" and everyone gets into the process of picking,...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 2
Today is a wonderful Saturday and Jimmy and I are taking off to spend time with our Grandchildren.  WE usually work 24/7 and we think we need a break.  First thing we had to do was to go to Walmart and buy the School Supplies and other items needed for the start of the School Year. (Must say we d...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
 Hi All,Need your help desperately.  I have a strong buyer who wants to buy a Manufactured home on 5Acres of land and I am having a hard time getting a lender to loan him the money.  Do you have any experience in a situation like this.  He is a young, first time buyer who is a very hard worker an...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 6
 Hi All!Checking on some different ideas  and wondering how to get Linking points in Active Rain.  I have worked on this for an hour or so with no success. I must be doing something wrong. I know that some of you are laughing at this old dog learning new tricks.  But at least I amwilling to learn...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
 WEDNEDAY!  Hump Day!  Today is another great day. Started out with a clear, sunshiny morning drinking coffee with hubby then off to work.Yesterday, a potential seller called me to come back  to list her property.  So I put a listing into the computer and emailed it out to all of the agents in th...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
There is only one APP that means that much to me and that APP is the HotSpot App that is on my  Galaxy 5 Samsung Phone. I learned of this App this past Spring, when traveling with my Brothers to see an elderly Uncle in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  I knew that I had some work to do on the computer a...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 15
 At this moment, my husband is in the neighbors yard, (at Neighbor's request) picking figs so that we can do some fig preserve canning tonight.Wow...am I excited!Worked all day. Two listing appointments and now home to can.  Do you realize the work that goes into the canning process?Actually, I l...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 3
 To all  of my Active Rain friends...I have been trying so hard for the past 3 months to get some answers regarding leads and how to get them.It is hard to know where to spend your money and do the right thing.Home.com is one of the places that I am trying to get set up with to receive leads on m...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 24
 I wanted to run this by you all  to see how you feel about it. An agent in our area, is having Open Houses and this is how it works. He will have 4 houses Open and the requirement is that you go into the houses with your lock box and leave your card on the counter. This Open house will go on for...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 6
The Front Porch.  Tomorrw there will be at least 50 people enjoying the Entertainment and the Food.There is NOTHING like the 4th of July in Southport NC.The waterfront...Our view from the porch.. Naturalization Ceremony in Southport on the Waterfront. Our Home Decked out for the 4th of July.  Thi...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 3
                This is a great time  in the lives of the Harper, Tuttle, Hollingsworth, Mote, Gouger family lives.   This is the 4th of July in the small town of Southport,  North Carolina.  We are the official parade for our State. There is entertainment...games, music,  crafts, You Name It...W...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
 The festivities have started.There are bands playing on the waterfront..as we speak.  They are bands from all over.Have you ever heard of the Embers?  They will be here for the fireworks on the 4th.The park is set up with crafts from all over.  They folks are showing their finest.  You can get s...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 3
AMAZING...absolutely AMAZING!!  The "Miracles" of Computers!! The painting itself is great but as you run your curser over the people it tells you who they are ...BUT .... (click on a person) and you obtain their life history. Fascinating!........................ CLICK HERE   This was too good n...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 0
Meaning  of Flag Draped Coffin   All Americans should be given this lesson. Those who think that America is an arrogant nation should really reconsider that thought. Our founding fathers used GOD's word and teachings to establish our Great Nation and I think it's high time Americans get re-educat...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 9
       WE have the most beautiful sunset over Beaver Dam Creek in Southport NC.The Grandchildren came over and tried their luck at fishing.  As you can see...one small croaker will be on the menu tomorrow..We enjoy the Ibis, Herons, Cranes, and gulls on the end of the dock.  We have kayaks in the...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 13
One of the biggest things that we are faced with still in our area, is the dreams of what was going on in 2004 and  2005.  That day is gone.What we have to do as a Realtor and as a professional is to educate our buyers as to TODAY'S Market.  We all sold properties in 2005 that we are having to se...

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