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By Erica Simpson, www.EricaHasYourBuyer.info
(Erica Homes, LLC)
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 New Land!!Kershaw Camden Highway, Lancaster SC 29720$14,900Call us to a schedule showing! (704)209- SOLDWww.BuyorsellwithEricahomes.info!Priced to sell fast!! Residential land located in Kershaw Camden Hwy. Call us to schedule appointment! Don't miss the opportunity!!#EricaHomesLLC‬ #LandHelp #i...

By Highland Homes, Building Quality New Homes in Florida Since 1996
(Highland Homes)
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Florida Realtors®, we’re pleased to invite you to an exclusive Broker’s Open Luncheon at Wilder Oaks, a boutique community of beautiful new homes in Lakeland, Florida. During the luncheon, which takes place on Thursday, April 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy lunch wh...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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Just in case you need to ponder, and you are not acquainted with AR Member Michael Jacobs you might want to subscribe to his blog, think about something good to ponder, and discover what it is you're searching for and write a nice blog post so that we can get to know you better too! If you're a N...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group powered by Castles Unlimited®)
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REMAX and Redfin Really Million Dollar Year Day 3. It was announced today in the press that RE/MAX, a franchise system, is collaborating with Redfin, the discount internet based brokerage system. Is this not another sign of the changing real estate industry?  There are forces at work here disrupt...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Yesterday I went to a bird shop and came home with a new and different wind spinner for my yard. The shop is closing and things are well priced. I saw a red bird bath but forgot to buy it after negotiating on the spinner. When I got home I called and asked the owner to put it aside for me. So tod...

By Mark Gowlovech
(HomeSmart)
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In most cases hard money is used to purchase an investment property. But there are cases when owner-occupied Arizona Hard Money Loans are funded by some lenders.Not everyone has the credit history or even the documentable income to qualify for a traditional loan from a bank or a mortgage company....

By Gary Thomas
(Preferred Properties Key West)
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Just Listed by Preferred Properties Key West, that's where I work but this is not my listing, 26 Evergreen Terrace which is located on a canal in the Key Haven area of Key West.This 2831 square foot home was built in 1998 on an 8,759 square foot corner lot. Readers not familiar with newer Key Wes...

By Mark Gowlovech
(HomeSmart)
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Not every real estate investor uses traditional lenders or even traditional loans to purchase rental properties. There are many ways to creatively finance Arizona Rental Property Loans.Many investors do follow the traditional path of saving for a down payment and then securing a traditional loan ...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
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(It is important to use every tool correctly and Texas Hard Money Loans are no different. These five tips will help to ensure your success using hard money.)It is important for new borrowers to understand that Texas Hard Money Loans are provided by private lenders and are not required to follow t...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
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(Owning a rental property is a great way to create passive income. But many investors are not sure how to secure Arizona Rental Property Loans.)There are many people who are figuring out that rental income is a great way to boost their finances and even consider early retirement or a career chang...

By Gwen Banta
(Sotheby's International Realty)
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Just wanted to share this article from Sunday's LA Times with my AR Family. TGIF!  

By Mark Gowlovech
(HomeSmart)
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Getting started in the house flipping business can be challenging. But investors who know about the four best types of Fix and Flip Loans in Arizona will have far fewer challenges than other investors.Real estate investors who are buying and flipping houses know that these short term projects nee...

By Aaron DiCaprio, Rent Default Insurance Expert - Get Peace of Mind
(Rent Rescue)
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 Buying a rental property can be a great source of cash flow and capital appreciation. However, as with many other types of investment, receiving payments on time is important.With rental properties, having tenants who not only pay their rent, but also pay it on time is crucial. Without rent comi...

By Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239, Michigan homes for sale ~ yesmyrealtor@gmail.com
(Real Estate One)
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As a realtor I see many crazy things in life.  Things I would never believe but last week I was really thrown by Judge Dawn Nichols of Deland Florida.  I have a future step daughter that was being abused by her husband.  This guy (Kevin Cushing) is a serial abuser of women.  His dad has a history...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
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(Texas Hard Money Loans are a great tool for real estate investors. But like any tool, they must be used properly to ensure that you have the greatest potential for success and profit.)Investing in real estate is a great way to work for yourself and build your personal wealth. Many people will en...

By Gwen Banta
(Sotheby's International Realty)
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 ​ Hi friends – Happy 2019! It seems we have started with a blast of bloopers, but it’s always good to begin the new year with a smile. Please enjoy:   A Cut Above   “Built-in book shives” (This must be cutting edge literature.)    "Nice House - creek runs through it"  (Maybe it's time to call Ro...

By Doug Rogers, Your Alexandria Louisiana Agent
(Bayou Properties)
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Why Real Estate Agents Fail in Their First YearAs the owner for a real estate brokerage in Alexandria, La, I get contacts every week from individuals who seek to get their real estate license. Rarely do these talks end with people signing up for the course. Why? Because at Realty Executives Bayou...

By Patrick Meehan, Jr, Owner / Broker-Associate
(RE/MAX New Beginnings Realty)
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Your new lifestyle starts here at Heritage Point! This split bedroom floorplan Brielle model is enhanced with a sunroom featuring a cathedral ceiling. Hardwood flooring flows throughout the main living spaces. Living and dining rooms are complete with elegant crown molding. Your new master bedroo...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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 Who doesn't love the smell of summer grilling this time of year? There are probably very few households that don't own some kind of grill for outdoor cooking.But in Baltimore, fire codes prohibit the use of electric, charcoal, gas grills, hibachi, deep fryers or other fuel heating devices on any...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams fox cities)
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Logging Sleigh at the Rhinelander Museum         At first glance a steam powered logging sleigh looks like a train going through the woods, until you notice that there are no wheels involved, and no tracks, just grooves in the ice.          Preparing for these large log haulers did involve more t...