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As a retired agent, broker/owner, and property manager my blog is a menagerie of wisdom and ramblings from my career and life in general.



This is the first year in over 30 years that I haven't gone south during the winter.  Although I keep my perspective on how blessed I am, I will probably not do that again. I'm already researching housing options for next winter.    It's been a long winter and I am ready for Spring to spring.  Th...
 Hobson:  "Thank you for a memorable afternoon.  Usually one must go to the bowling          alley to meet a woman of your stature"                              -From the movie ArthurLast December I wrote a post titled: "How To Confidently Pinpoint Your 2016 Income".   In the article, I used the ...
"I'm a blind lady with a gun, so you need to sit down and listen".  I don't remember the name of the movie but it is a line from a Hallmark movie with Angie Dickinson and the line stuck with me.   I don't know how many of you are gun enthusiasts.  I am not.  I know almost nothing about guns.  But...
The word "Google" has become synonymous with doing an internet search. Whenever you have a question, want information about anything or want to buy something , don't you say "I'm going to Google that"?  This is true even though there are many other search engines available.  In order to be succes...
Earlier today, I posted a blog article regarding what we could learn from the movie City Slickers about the secret to success in real estate.  At the time, I didn't realize there were so many life lessons to be had right in your house. I wish I knew who to give credit to for this inspirational po...
Did you see the movie City Slickers?   If so, do you remember the scene where Curly asks Mitch if he knows the secret of life?   Here is the dialogue:Curly:  Do you know what the secret to life is?   (Curly holds up one finger)Curly:  ThisMitch:  Your finger?Curly:  One thing.  Just one thing.  Y...
This blog post by Nina Hollander about North Carolina restaurants piqued my curiosity about Washington State.   I followed the link to and typed "Washington" in the search box.  Regardless of what state you want to search, there are a bunch of options to follow.   I was intriq...
I spend quite a bit of time in the Q&A section of this website.  It's a quick way to glean a vast array of information and experience from veteran agents.One of the questions that seems to be asked a lot by newer agents is along the line of: "What is your favorite Continuing Education class?"Ther...


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