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So, right before Thanksgiving everyone starts thinking about the Holiday coming up.  The whole week before Thanksgiving I was frantic trying to get everything to the banks, title, clients, inspectors and appraisers.  CRAZY!!!!!! crazy time.  Of course no one was working Thursday, Friday, Saturday...
11/30/2009
Rental price for a 3 bedroom/2 bathroom/2 car garage?  Well, do you want gated?  Community pool?  condo? Single family residence?  How many square feet?  Here's what you get. For around $700.00 you can get a one bedroom, one bathroom with no garage (condo) How about $750,00 two bedrooms, two bath...
11/27/2009
I am the kind of person that gives credit when credit is due.  My opinion of ActiveRain.com is superb.  I was introduced to ActiveRain a number of years ago and immediately found it to be a very useful tool for growing my business and learning more about RE through other Realtors throughout the s...
11/27/2009
Like many areas of the United States cities and towns are starting to light up.  I've noticed that for about a week now Summerlin has started putting up lights and displaying reindeer's at certain locations of intersections and at the round abouts.  These are the same decorations I've been seeing...
11/27/2009
Despite the state's effort to slow foreclosures, Nevada once again has the highest rate of foreclosures in the nation. The latest report done by Realty Trac shows foreclosure filings were the highest in Las Vegas Nevada where one in 68 homes received a foreclosure filing in October of 2009. That'...
11/25/2009
Whom you hang out with matters. The ideal neighborhood, would be populated with engineers and teachers, two professions he found were associated with higher-than-expected levels of wealth accumulation.  In some peoples opinions. Educators were especially good at turning sometimes below-average in...
11/20/2009
Think about it, if you're in a loving home you have it made.  Your health care is free, you don't' have to work, you don't stress about the little things.  Where's my next meal coming from?can I make my car payment?  house payment?  You have all the love from your owner, all you have to do is be ...
11/18/2009
Does anyone else feel the way I do about selling Real Estate.  I've been a full-time agent here in Las Vegas for 10 years, plus.  When times get tough people tell me to get a "REAL" job.  Like selling Real Estate is not a "real" job.  I know that many people including my friends and family member...
11/18/2009
A few times I've written entries on Trulia's blog my computer has froze up.  Have you had this problem with them?  I'm not sure why but when I get to the spell check part it freezes.  It's very frustrating because it's usually a really good entry.  I'm not allowed to save it or high lite it.  I h...
11/18/2009
In difficult Real Estate economic times like these it can seem impossible and exhausting to make money.  It may appear that everyone is saying no, and raising enough clients to keep your business going is nearly impossible.  You may grow angry at those who have wealth, but are unwilling to part w...
11/18/2009
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