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Here are some new articles on Reno, one from the Economist and the other from Esquire:http://www.economist.com/world/na/displaystory.cfm?story_id=9867764http://www.esquire.com/features/esquire-100/reno1007
This is from an email from my friend BJ Perez of Monarch Mortgage:ok, you know its getting slow when the DirtyBird & Guapo are in the clients chairs pretending to be clients, and keep me company so I dont go nuts! thought you'd get a kick out of this. Dirtyman says he's fully trained now and c...
WELLS!had a well test done on a piece of vacant land last week that has no electricity to the property. The well company asked me certain questions such as is there a pump and box. Well, I knew the answers to his questions, and I even requested a piece of equipment to do the test. Can you imag...
The sign smasher has written a note:Hi, Ken,To answer your question; No, I wasn't going to call and tell you that I had smashed your sign. I was planning on straightening it, and replacing it in it's proper place, along with the post, that I also targeted.If I had noticed the sign was missing, I...
Yesterday I announced the Adopt-A-Sign-Program. My wife on her way from home noticed one of my signs mangled in front of one of my listings. I told her to bring it home. I thought it was those teens again. When the sign got home, I took it out for an investigation with the help of my neighbor...
I work in a rural property setting on the outskirts of Reno, NV. I mostly sell horse property, country property and vacant land. Our distance to the metro area is 30-45 minute drive, and most homes are on 10 acre parcels. We often get "city" agents out here listing property at overpriced value...
THESE ARE BUYERS SWARMING OVER A NEW LISTING! No not really. So I was sitting on my porch last night (Sunday night) and watching my hummingbirds at the feeder on my front porch, felt more like a hornet's nest, and it reminded me of how the real estate market used to be. Do you remember when you ...
BUYING A REO (Bank Real Estate Owned) PROPERTY CAN MAKE AN AGENT GO GREY! PART 2So we go ahead and write the new offer for a couple grand less than what Big Bank countered, figured it would be fun to mess with them. This time they responded within 24 hours.....they must have liked that I was get...