ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2014 

The HOA Could Kill Your Short Sale Melissa Zavala provides a good warning for short sale listing agents. The HOA may kill your deal if there are outstanding HOA obligations. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. When speaking about short sales, there is no topic that is mo...
03/24/2014
Another Kind of Gold in California's Mother Lode Enjoy the beautiful photographs in this slide show provided by Myrl Jeffcoat. Copy this idea as an ideal format for promoting your home areas. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Although California is known for the gold d...
03/24/2014
Curb Appeal Blunders Joy Daniels provides an excellent advice for home sellers. Avoid he curb appeal blunders that are turn offs for prospective home buyers. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Are you thinking of selling your home?  If so, it’s time to consider how to m...
03/24/2014
Spring Has Sprung, Share with Your Fellow Agents This is the advice of Clarksville real estate professional Debbie Reynolds. Build those personal relationships for long term success. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Spring Has Sprung, Share with Your Fellow Agents   T...
03/24/2014
Little Free Library Join the Little Free Library movement. This is a great project for any community. Thanks to Lottie Kendall for sharing this information. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. The "Little Free Library" movement is gaining momentum here in the San Francis...
03/24/2014
Tax Deductions for Homeowners This tax advice is a timely blog by Kwee Huset. I also appreciate the phone call I received from Kwee as part of the March challenges. Please go to the original blog if you wish to leave comments. Tax Deductions for Homeowners, April 15, 2014   The deadline for filin...
03/24/2014
I am Happy, I am Healthy, I am Kind, I am Strong    If this affirmation is familiar, we may be using the same personal trainer, Lottie Kendall. Lottie convinced me that my life would improve if I constantly repeat this affirmation. “I am Happy, I am Healthy, I am Kind.”  If I fail to follow her a...
03/22/2014
Celebrating a rainy day   We’ve had a rainy day in Maryland. So, you asked about the celebration. The rain is better than snow and we will soon see spring flowers. The weatherman is saying that we may have more snow on Tuesday but that should be the last for the season. I took advantage of the ra...
03/21/2014
Book Recommendation:  American Assassin by Vince Flynn   If you enjoy thrillers, you want to read American Assassin (2010) by Vince Flynn. This is the first of a thirteen book series featuring the character Mitch Rapp.  Mitch Rapp was recruited to be a clandestine operative outside of the normal ...
03/21/2014
Does the color of your logo impact your success?   Did you know that blue is the most popular color in the world? That may be one of the reasons why blue was selected as the logo color for Facebook Twitter and LinkedIn.  In determining the colors for logos, it may be advisable to consider why blu...
03/20/2014