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  Are you the Unmarried Surviving Spouse of a Texas Veteran and want to find out more about purchasing a home with the VLB Veterans Housing Assistance Program?    To honor our Texas veterans, the VLB offers a substantial interest rate reduction on VLB Veterans Housing Assistance Program Home Loan...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Thursday, July 14, 2011 Read Matthew 11:25-27 At that time Jesus exclaimed: I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth,for although you have hidden these thingsfrom the wise and the learnedyou have revealed them to the childlike. Father, I thank you for opening my heart and mind to kn...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Riskier Loans Make a Comeback, as Private Firms Take the Field Anybody ready to have their clients pay a 40% down payment on a home if they have difficulty getting a mortgage loan?  Read the WSJ article if you have not heard this. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142405270230479350457643422123...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Monday, July 11, 2011 Read Matthew 13:1-23 "Hear then the parable of the sower.The seed sown on the path is the onewho hears the word of the kingdom without understanding it,and the evil one comes and steals awaywhat was sown in his heart.The seed sown on rocky groundis the one who hears the word...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Sunday, July 10, 2011 Read Matthew 13:1-9 Jesus spoke to them at length in parables, saying:"A sower went out to sow. And as he sowed, some seed fell on the path,and birds came and ate it up. Some fell on rocky ground, where it had little soil. It sprang up at once because the soil was not deep,a...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Chris McLaughlin wrote- Fannie Mae offers new financing option "Remember how we all blamed investor/flippers using faultyfinancing for the housing crash? You know, these are all the badguys who ran up home prices to their own profit, with no concernfor the inevitable fallout; they colluded with o...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Saturday, July 9, 2011 Read Psalms 105:1-2 Give thanks to the LORD, invoke his name;make known among the nations his deeds.Sing to him, sing his praise,proclaim all his wondrous deeds. Lord, you are my strength, my hope, and my love. I want to tell everyone about the treasure I have found in you.

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Thursday, July 7, 2011 Read Psalm 91:1-4 You who dwell in the shelter of the Most High,who abide in the shadow of the Almighty,Say to the LORD, "My refuge and my fortress,my God, in whom I trust." Father, I want to dwell in your shelter today.  Help me to stay focused on the business you have for...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Sunday, July 3, 2011 Read Romans 8: 9,11-13 For if you live according to the flesh, you will die,but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body,you will live Come, Holy Spirit, into my heart. Transform my thoughts, intentions, and actions by your grace

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Thursday, June 30, 2011 Read Acts 12:1-11 Peter was being kept in prison, but the prayer by the church was fervently being made to God on his behalf. Father, thank you for calling pastors to serve your church and evangelists to take your good news to the world!  Make their hearts joyful and their...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Tuesday, June 28, 2011 Read John 6:51-58 Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my bloodremains in me and I in him. Just as the living Father sent meand I have life because of the Father,so also the one who feeds on mewill have life because of me. Lord Jesus, thank you for coming into the world and all...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Houston one of 10 best cities to buy rental property The American dream of homeownership has dissolved into the daydream of a decent rental, and some cities are making it very easy on their month-to-month newcomers. Vacancies among the nation's rental properties dropped from 6.6% last year to 6.2...

By Susan Brown
(Keller Williams NE, Kingwood Texas (Humble & Atascocita too))
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Cheddar's Casual Cafe recently opened a location in Humble, Texas.  And we are glad they did!  Located at 9500 FM 1960, between Townsen & Kenswick, Cheddars opened to crowds of hungry diners.  At peak times, there are lines of people out the door - a sure sign that there is some good food being s...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Sunday, June 26, 2011 Read Matt 8:5-17 Lord, I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof;only say the word and my servant will be healed. Jesus, I surrender. I give you all of my sickness, all of my wounds, all of my grief: You are my only hope, Lord. Stretch out your hand and touch me with y...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Saturday, June 25, 2011 Read Isaiah 49:1-6 Though I thought I had toiled in vain,and for nothing, uselessly, spent my strength,yet my reward is with the LORD,my recompense is with my God. Lord, how wonderful are you ways!  You know everything about me.  You never stop surrounding me with your lov...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Thursday, June 23, 2011 Read Matthew 7:15-20 Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but underneath are ravenous wolves. Lord Jesus, you are my hope!  I give you all my circumstances, good and bad, and I look beyond them too your merciful gaze.

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Did you see this article from AARP? 25% of retirees have no savingsOne in four Americans age 50 or older said they had exhausted allof their savings during the recession, while 67% at least reducedtheir retirement savings account balances during the previousthree years, according to a report by t...

By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Wednesday, June 22, 2011 Read Matthew 7:1-5 Stop judging, that you may not be judged Lord Jesus, thank you for laying down your life for me.  Let me not judge anyone, for the standard I judge will be used to judge me.

By Marcus Barnes
(Connect Realty)
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By Charles Gardner-Realtor/Investor
(ZIP Realty, Inc-Houston District)
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Happy Father's Day and Trinity Sunday, June 19, 2011 Read Exodus 34:4-9 "The LORD, the LORD, a merciful and gracious God,slow to anger and rich in kindness and fidelity."  Thank you, heavenly Father, beloved Lord Jesus and gracious Holy Spirit, for your amazing love. How incredible that you would...

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