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Real estate news, updates, reports, market conditions, and opinions provided by Dee Copeland in Austin, TX.
One of my investors has a deal in Houston where he's rehabbing an apartment complex and will sell it in a few years at a great profit. He often comes across homes under $80k that he can fix up and sell after doing just a little with the carpet and paint. As I talked about how booming his busines...
My first job ever was at McDonalds Restaurant when I was a freshman in high school. I specialized in the drive-thru. I was the blaring voice who asked if I can take your order while you stared at a bright menu board outside. I enjoyed my years at Mcdonalds because I was able to make people happy ...
I read a good article on Realtor Magazine earlier today. The title was Marketing Trends Taking Shape for 2007.What new marketing trends are in store for the year ahead? Faith Popcorn, Cynthia Cohen, and others, have predictions for everything from personalized branding to housing styles. Here's w...
I had a great question today regarding my thoughts on starting my own brokerage. I have a broker's license, but do not plan on opening my own brokerage. I like the team concept at Keller Williams because the company is set up so that you can successfully run your own "mini-brokerage" under their ...
I'm not making this up. As an staunch Apple fan, I hate to use the "M" word when it comes to my Macintosh. know you have a monopoly in the portable MP3 player arena when....the iPod is used as an index for currency values in Australia.Yep. A bank in Australia created an index using the ...
I just wanted to take time to thank those of you who commented on my blog post, Thanks to MLK, My Grandmother Can Buy a Sailor Suit. My father found the old sailor suit picture referenced in the blog, so I uploaded it. Apparently, I was not ready to smile :-) There's also picture of my Grandmothe...
My market is Greater Austin, but I was born and raised in San Antonio. The area is really changing. There was an annual housing forecast sponsored by the San Antonio Board of REALTORSĀ®, but I missed it. I'm sure many of you did as well, but do not fret, it is available online. The good thing abou...
A new agent on my team talked with me about how strange it was having to explain to her young child why we have Martin Luther King Day today. Her daughter didn't understand why the world used to be the way it was. She is Caucasian and we had some unique stories to share.Ā  For background, my pare...
I wasn't excited about the Apple iPhone until I was bugged by friends to check it out. The word-of-mount buzz on this device has been crazy. What's the big deal about the iPhone? The big deal for me is that I can now replace tons of devices. I'm tired of carrying a Treo, Blackberry, iPod, and cam...
I was checking the Keller Williams intranet and noticed some new approved vendors. One was called They provide free relocation counseling and assistance. I listed other new vendors on a post featured on my relocations, especially between states, can be ...

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