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"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of Go...
Boe Lindgren's solution to the economy Here is the solution to: •· Saving the United States Banking system •· Keeping the American homeowner in their home •· Boosting the U.S. economy •· Establishing better neighborhoods •· Keeping rents down •· F...
There is a company known as botext. They give you an extension for your listings that a prospective buyer can text to and then get a response with details about the house. Me (the agent) then gets the prospective buyers cell phone number to follow up. Give it a try... text 1024 to 425-344-3873, i...
"...sometimes when you go live with God in heaven you can still talk to people down here.." "...but you have to yell really loud, I mean, think about it..." Words of wisdom from a 5 year old
Things are looking up for King County. The average median price is looking better. With interest rates low and inventory up, there has never been a better time to buy a home since the early 1970's. As some in the industy are saying, "it is the opportuinty of this generation".
The weather north of Seattle was strange today. Just 6 days ago it was 73 degrees and the tulips were bloomng. Today the snow fell (and still is). The first shot is the Ashlar Realty office at 5pm, the second is my backyard at 7pm. I guess we'll be getting the sleds back out for tomorrow. My olde...
Here is the team. We have a team that cross markets our services. What is the consumers perception and do other agents like working with a team of complimentary services?We have had great success. From the lending approval (we know it is real) to getting the insurance binder. We can see if there ...
I have always "hung my license" with a small independent broker (until I opened my own shop). I thought the idea of paying between $200 - $300 a month and getting 100% commission was a great deal. Over the years I paid for my own advertising and branded me. I could change companies and my clients...