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Real Estate Broker/Owner - CastNet Realty - TREC#263257
Introducing the beautiful Texas Coastal Bend and offering my Real Estate expertise for buyers and sellers. "When you think Real Estate, think Ricki Eichler" Thirty plus years experience, residential and commercial real estate, homes, land,ranches,live water, waterfront homes, vacation homes, businesses for sale, retirees and senior relocation



  Every fourth Saturday in September, Medina Lake Betterment Association hosts the                                                                                                                  annual CAJUN FESTIVAL.  There is the Great Gumbo Cook-off similar to the famous Texas chili cook-offs...
  I love the Fall season.  The weather is just right, not too cold and not too warm.  The changing leaves and the falling acorns are fun to play with.   It is so quiet and peaceful out here.  Wait a minute, what is Dad doing?              I don't believe it!               Mom has always said he i...
  Guess I chose the wrong business.  When I write a contract for a single family home, I use an 8 page contract, a financing condition addendum, sometimes an intermediary relationship notice, sometimes a lead based paint addendum, or on site sewer facility addendum, or a multitude of other forms ...
Thank you, Gail Tassey, for your recent post concerning your one year anniversary with Active Rain.  I have been so busy lately, I almost missed mine.  I began on Active Rain on September 15th last year and what a year it has been!                                                                 ...
  When I was growing up, my Mom would say to me "Aw, you don't know the price of onions" or "You don't know the price of potatoes".  She would do this to get across her point I didn't know what I was talking about.  That made me more determined to research the facts before I spoke to her about th...
  First Time Homebuyers have a lot to learn and  sometimes may feel overwhelmed at the terminology and all the questions, answers and choices they have to make.  This is not a reason to turn back from your mission to buy a home for your family.  I know lots of times first time homebuyers do give ...
  Just listening to the Economic News... and it looks like Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae are going to be bailed out at an expense to the taxpayer via the U.S. Treasury for up to 200 billion dollars!  That's a lot of cash my friends.  (An example of how much; the cancer research in this country amoun...
  The beautiful Texas Hill Country offers many wonderful places to "Beat the Heat".  Here are a few pictures of my favorite places along the Frio River.   The Frio River is located about an hour from Kerrville near the small towns of Leakey and Concan.   Yes, that's Concan not Cancun.  Concan is ...

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