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Thanks to Anna's contest regarding Best Business Practices, some great memories are surfacing!  Remembering my first few weeks in the business in 2003 reminds me of some valuable lessons learned.   My first year in business was like a lot of new agents.  Only thing is I was new to Phoenix as well...
The Knowledge is EmPOWERing course has been around for about 6 years.  But not until recently had I decided to add other industries to the audience and for continuing education credits.  Therefore, Knowledge is EmPOWERing - is the First of It's Kind Cross Educational course for continuing educati...
Did you know that if you leave your lawn a little taller it takes less water to maintain it?  It's true.  If you leave the grass taller, it helps shade the soil and slow evaporation.    Cutting off 30% of the grass means the grass has to work harder to rebuild itself, so keep it tall and stagger ...
Looking for something fun to do this Halloween?   The Spooktacular Balloon Festival will be held 10/27-28/17.  There will be over 20 hot air balloons on display.   The event is planned from 5 - 10 pm both nights at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick,  7555 N Pima Road, Scottsdale, Arizona. If you...
  You've just hung up the phone with a homeowner who wants to sell his home.  Normally you'd be excited, but there is a twinge of doubt in your mind because this home has a feature you're not familiar with and may not be able to answer questions of buyers.  The feature - solar panels.   You're no...
Ever wanted to learn how to paint but too intimidated?  Understandably so!  It's not easy to break into a new hobby when you feel like a beginner.  Well, fear no more!   Plan to attend the Beginner Painting Class with Chuck Davison, Prickly Pear Portrait.   When:  Sunday, July 29, 2017, 11 - 2 pm...
Today, I previewed this beautiful home courtesy of the owner.  He has meticulously maintained and updated this home from the porch to the backyard since 1996.  The owner tastefully added a southwestern front entrance, tile flooring, tiled showers,  opened the floor plan, painted the home inside a...
There are many things to do in Arizona and one great day-trip idea is visiting Wineries in Arizona.  Visiting wineries will take you to different parts of the state, but mostly the southern half of the state.  A day trip or three and you might visit all of them.   In Arizona  there are three majo...
Catching up on industry reading and this article popped up "Amazon Quietly Reveals Expansion into Real Estate."  My first thought was - will that be delivered on Amazon or Amazon Prime?  Will that be a version of Open Door with a list of services for a price?  Whatever they come up with, I'm not ...
Looking for something diferent to do?   Plan to attend the 4th Annual Beer Olympics!    Sponsored by New Times, the event will be held at Tempe Marketplace at the District Stage.   There's plenty of time to form your team before this event.  Make sure to create a themed costume for prizes.  Searc...


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