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By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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When marketing whether Internet, blogging, social media, print or my live radio show, I believe in transparency.  When questioned about one of my properties whether, through email, a sign call, a text or a call into ALL ABOUT REAL ESTATE on Sundays, the questions are answered completely. Same in ...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Best Real Estate School in Florida
(The Climer School of Real Estate)
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The Florida Real Estate Market is Hot. This is the Real Estate Class you want.Anyone, Anywhere can get their Florida Real Estate License with The Climer School of Real Estate's Live Streaming Real Estate Class,Interactive with a Live Instructor!The Best Real Estate Class in Florida is now availab...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
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Home buyers and sellers have questions. "How's the market?" being one of the most often asked.And if you've got the answers to that question, you've got a chance to be their go to agent.And I'm not kidding when I say answers!  Sure you could say "Great!" or "@#$@!!".  But neither of those answers...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Some people don’t like to be surprised. That’s a tough spot they put themselves in, because odds are good that surprises are gonna happen whether we like them or not. Being attached to preconceived outcomes is tantamount to setting yourself up for disappointment and maybe even FAILURE! You might ...

By Gary Thomas
(Preferred Properties Key West)
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 The thing that makes Key West different from every place else in America is that it is not like everyplace else - not the people, not the climate, not the rat race, and certainly not the houses. Some current local business people may want to change that.  We know who they are; where they live; a...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Writing About Local Events?   A Few Tips  Many of us like to write about events in our area. It’s a fun way to show off your city and you just never know who will call you. However, if you do write about your local events or places there are a few tips to make sure that you’re not wasting your ti...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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It’s that time of year again and we can expect as many as 7,000 runners to participate in the 24th annual 3M Half Marathon. Plan on a hilly race as you take to running in the streets and through neighborhoods in our Texas Capital this Sunday January 20, 2019.The good thing is the hills are mostly...

By Inspiration With April, ...grateful...thankful...blessed...
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TO ABSTAIN FROM VENGEANCE WILL LEAVE THE HEART UNAFFECTEDROMANS 12:9 Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.MAC LAREN'S EXPOSITIONS To abstain from vengeance will leave the heart unaffected BENGEL...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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15876 Peacock Hill RD SE Olalla, WA 98359 3 bedroom 1.5 bathroom stunner! Situated on over an acre, this house boasts a one year old roof and a brand new furnace. Enjoy the beautiful updates and low energy bills. Updated kitchen with white shaker cabinets, soft close drawers and quartz countertop...

By Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239, Michigan homes for sale ~
(Real Estate One)
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I wanted to give a shout out to Katerina Gasset for all the help on my website Http://   She had helped me set it up and worked on some of the SEO for me.  The website is already up there on google already for some of the pages. What I have to warn everybody is that it ...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
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Thank you Dennis Dahlberg  Purchasing an Arizona rental property is a smart way to add passive income to your portfolio. But, how do you finance it?   If you are a home owner you may believe that purchasing a rental home will be as simple as getting a mortgage for your home. Unfortunately, it’s n...

By Allan Rolnick, Tax Debt Resolution serving the NYC Metro Area
(TriState Tax Resolution LLC)
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           In 1982, the movie Blade Runner presented a technologically advanced vision of the year 2019. There were flying cop cars. (What grim dystopian movie doesn't feature flying cars?) There was commercial space travel. There were bioengineered androids, known as "replicants," that drove the...

By Stephen Marshal, Stephen Marshall is a Director of Be Basic CEO
(Be Basic CEO)
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It might not be very easy to choose from some therapeutic boarding schools or residential treatment centers for youth, especially when you look at all the options that you have. Before choosing an ideal facility, you have to research properly. Don’t just go for the closest or the one that you con...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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Real life and TV are not always mirror images of each other with both time and money issues quickly solved...within the program's length....and in reality....hnmmmm... While home rehab TV shows can be great entertainment and provide some insights into the industry, they don’t show the full pictur...

By Ann Nguyen, Lake Tahoe Truckee Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty)
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The following activities taking place around the mountain are designed to entertain the family while increasing safety awareness. Kids and parents are invited to participate! Event details: Reviews: Website: https://annnguyen.exp...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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This is the sad truth....and an unfortunate has to consider safety in every aspect of real estate.Some sage words in this blog ! If you are thinking of buying a house, and you start going to open houses, you might be surprised to learn an interesting fact: the real estate agent might be...

By Janet Brooks, Integrity and Excellence in Life & Real Estate
(Brooks & Associates)
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How often do you stop and really be present ot what is going on within you or around you? 

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
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"Sometimes you deserve a second chance, not because you weren't fabulous the first time but because the timing and circumstances weren't quite right. You just got overlooked."-Carol Williams  Does getting Featured here in The Rain sometimes feel like a roll of the dice? Not anymore.  I'm always o...

By Gwen Fowler-CRS- 864-638-3599 SC Mountains & Lakes--, Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.
(Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc)
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Sometimes we need a little help and Inspiration Station always is there to guide the way. I enjoyed this blog post, it got my gears turning toward Spring, even though there was a hard frost overnight.   Ahhh Spring, with the blossoming cherry trees and daffodils popping up, it makes now a great t...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
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   WELCOME KITTY WALLACE FROM KITTITAS COUNTY, WATO ACTIVERAIN    Kitty, I am very pleased to welcome you to ActiveRain and I hope your experience will be positive. One of the best ways to discover the benefits of this AR Platform is to dive right in. May you find warm greetings, positive feedbac...