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Real Estate Agent - R.I.M. Realty
This was so well written and clearly defined that I had to expand this blog's reach with a repost. Thank you, SarahGray!It's Closing Day! Everything has gone like clockwork and you have nothing but the formalities of closing between you and home ownership! The mover's truck is in the driveway and...
Rational perspective that was true then and still is today... Thank you, Jay!"My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government"                                                         Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson read a lot of history.  He was fami...
Want some really simple and pracitcal advice for homestaging. Here it is sellers...Fake it!Well, not really...but buy doing the seven steps below, a sellers home will have the illusion that it is bigger than it really is.  Home buyers are always looking for a bigger space...so try these simple st...
The concise blog below applies to more than Brooklyn real estate. These comments are useful to homeowners in Northwest Arkansas too. Thanks, Charles!  So, you’ve decided you want to sell your house.  You know it qualifies as one of those “ugly houses,” but you don’t want to do any work to your ho...
From a fellow agent in Mountain Home, Ark. Thanks, John!Homebuyers' checklist for shopping for your next home.  With almost 25 years experience helping people find their "Dream Home" here in the beautiful Mountain Home, Arkansas area I wanted to offer a simple list to help folks organize their th...
Jay's Tuesday musings are always worthy of a reblog. Thanks again, Jay!One of Frederic Bastiat's famous parables is called "The Fallacy of the Broken Window."  It describes a shop keeper whose young son breaks a window.  He is forced to employ a glazier to repair it.  It conveys his thoughts on e...
As always, Jay provides a good economics lesson. Thanks again, Jay!"If everyone enjoyed the unrestricted use of his faculties and the free disposition of the fruits of his labor, social progress would be ceaseless, uninterrupted, and unfailing."                        Frederic Bastiat If you have...
Thanks, Cristina!    With home mortgage rates at historic lows, many people are eager to refinance their current mortgage loan to lock in a low rate. Existing home owners with adjustable rate mortgage may never get a better time to refinance out of their current mortgage and into a more conservat...
From a Realtor friend in Fayetteville.... Anthony R. Clark | Keller Williams Realty | (479) 935-6080 922 W. 15th St., Fayetteville, AR Package of Condos For Sale Retail/Commercial offered at $699,900 Year Built 2006 Sq Footage 4,500 Floors 2 Parking Uncovered spaces Lot Size Unspecified Maint $0 ...
Found this afternoon...  According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) second-home sales (for vacation homes and investment homes) a booming market in 2007 reported 27.7% of all homes purchased were for investment while another 12.2% were for vacation homes.  In 2009, the tables have tu...

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