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By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 8
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. Omar Khayyam

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
Comments 5
 Lot 9 Brook Lane, Sedro Woolley 98284 Nice quiet building lot with nature at your backdoor. Sloped lot would lend to a nice daylight basement arrangement. Enjoy all Glenhaven amenities include a summer swimming pool, clubhouse, tennis court, trout stocked lakes, horse shoe pits and much more. Ir...

By Pearl Ahlquist-Ruby, Real Estate Consultant.
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Drysdale Properties)
Comments 3
93% Believe Homeownership Is Important in Attaining the American Dream Americans continue to believe that homeownership is important in achieving the American Dream. A recent survey by NeighborWorks America reported that: “Owning a home remains a core element of the American Dream.” When asked “H...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 34
What would you do if you just received a large monetary inheritance? Would make an extravagant expenditure, invest it, or pay down debt? When you get time do you approach it in the same manner? It is true that you will get more out of the time you have when you learn to get more out of your life....

By April REALTOR®, GRI, new home construction + buyers + sellers
(Metro Brokers of OK)
Comments 7
PRAY BEFORE YOU OVERTHINK PHILLIPPIANS 4:6 Don't worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done.  PULPIT COMMENTARY The thought of the Lord's nearness should lead us both to be forbearing in our relations to others, and also to keep...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Prado Real Estate South)
Comments 10
The BEST TIME to be ALIVE!  Yesterday has passed, tomorrow not yet determined, so today, celebrate being present. Spend time wisely, for once gone, it cannot be re-done, re-captured or repeated. Nature knows how to make the most of what is given and does it in sprectacular style!  This is positiv...

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 10
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Confucius 

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 9
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. Khalil Gibran

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 7
Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. Swami Sivananda

By April REALTOR®, GRI, new home construction + buyers + sellers
(Metro Brokers of OK)
Comments 7
LET GO AND LET GOD TAKE OVER PSALM 70:2 Let them be ashamed and confounded that seek after my soul with hatred: let them be turned backward, and put to confusion, that desire my hurt. KEIL AND DELITZSCH BIBLICAL COMMENTARY With their eyes they have feasted themselves upon the sufferer, and in the...

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 7
Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone. Anthony Burgess

By Carol Williams, Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager
(Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals.)
Comments 49
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 1~Judi Barrett, BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745)
Comments 6
Title Commitments ~ Getting Ready For Closing Your Home Purchase What is a Title Commitment?  Why do Buyers need it?  Simple questions with simple answers... a Title Commitment is a commitment to sell you a buyer Title Insurance for your lender and for you, if you want an owners policy to go with...

By Jack Lewitz
(IL Real Estate Specialists)
Comments 5
       In the old days we described personality types as Type A and Type B.  But today experts now have identified 16 different personality types and 26 house styles. Sellecting the right type of house for the right personality of your buyer can be quite challenging since there seems to be more h...

By RJ Baxter, 303-670-0137
(Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation)
Comments 3
Take your leap of faith. Have a great day!- The RJ Baxter TeamCheck out our online reviews:Google BusinessZillowWe are here to serve our clients and put our clients first....we treat every client with the same care and respect.Licensed in CO, CA, TX, FL, IL, and IA

By 1~Judi Barrett, BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745)
Comments 4
Sometimes It's Best to Check the Neighbor's Deed Also~Vacated Streets Interesting story about one of our subdivisions in Idabel.  One of the streets on the west side of the subdivison had streets platted that  intersected it to lead into an unplatted, undeveloped piece of land that is not part of...

By Mike Cooper, GRI, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
Comments 5
The past few years have been full of travel for me. Most of it has been for work or meeting other obligations, or occupying the first wife while she works. Regardless, it has been fun and I found it is a good way to catch up with some of those regular Rainers I've communicated with throughout the...

By April REALTOR®, GRI, new home construction + buyers + sellers
(Metro Brokers of OK)
Comments 4
THE HEART IS REGARDED AS THE SEAT OF INTELLECT, NOT FEELING ONLYPHILLIPPIANS 4:7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.PULPIT COMMENTARY The thoughts issue from the heart; for the heart, as commonly in the Hebrew Scriptures...

By April REALTOR®, GRI, new home construction + buyers + sellers
(Metro Brokers of OK)
Comments 0
THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM PROVERBS 9:10 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. ELLICOTT'S COMMENTARY Where the "spirit of knowledge" and the "fear of the Lord" is counted as a gift of God.

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 31
We marveled at the intricately accurate reproduction in chocolate artistry of designer shoes and handbags at the Rinascente Department Store in Milan. On this top floor you can find all types of Italian delicacies including summer truffles, which were in season.It is well worth the visit to their...