Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living (Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)

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Fred Griffin, on leave of absence from ActiveRain
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

       I was, until I saw one from Talbot's today.  My wife was heading over there tomorrow; this may save me several $$$ hundred dollars.

Nov 26, 2017 02:11 PM
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Sean Casey
Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate - Newark, DE
Greenville, Hockessin, Newark & Bear Homes

Yes!

Nov 26, 2017 03:10 PM
Rainmaker
705,151
Richard Bazinet /MBA, CRS, ABR
West USA Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Phoenix Scottsdale. Sellers, Buyers & Relocations

I'm ok with those. My email was overflowing with Happy Thanksgiving cards from people - mostly suppliers, I never heard about....

Nov 26, 2017 03:00 PM
Rainmaker
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Everybody has to make a living.  I have strong willpower...until I don't.

Nov 26, 2017 02:09 PM
Rainmaker
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Susie Kay
Ultima Real Estate - Plano, TX
North Dallas Specialist

You are not the only one.....

Nov 26, 2017 04:57 PM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Nov 26, 2017 04:41 PM
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Just delete them.

Nov 26, 2017 02:11 PM
Rainmaker
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Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®
Carmel by the Sea, CA
Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea

I looked at a couple of items on several websites, and now they keep showing up on Facebook when I go to my page. THAT ticks me off. Don't know how they do that.

Nov 26, 2017 04:08 PM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

Relentless is really the word for it, Silvia. At this point I don't know what they think they are accomplishing as all I do now is delete, delete, delete without reading.

Nov 26, 2017 03:25 PM
Rainmaker
2,485,025
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Not really...I go to my server and list them as spam. Poof! They disappear

Nov 26, 2017 03:19 PM
Rainmaker
3,364,771
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Yes, but maybe there will be one that saves me money along the way. Otherwise, I get finger execise hitting the delete button!

Nov 26, 2017 02:51 PM
Rainmaker
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Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, Blackstone Realty Group - brokered by eXp Realty - Kalispell, MT
The House Kat

Actually, I didn't get very many. I guess the stores/etc know I don't shop much.

Nov 26, 2017 04:40 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

no, it will all pass in another 30 days....

Nov 26, 2017 02:24 PM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

They are but I do like the ones with shoes like Keen and Ecco.

Nov 26, 2017 02:21 PM
Rainmaker
941,060
Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

Nope, I seldom receive them. I set up a straight to trash email years ago for those key words.

Nov 26, 2017 06:47 PM
Rainmaker
573,524
Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

Not getting those. They must not have my email or I've filtered them out.

Nov 27, 2017 04:59 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

Richie Alan Naggar nailed this one!

Nov 27, 2017 02:48 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I do hate shopping and the whole concept of black friday just irritates me, but I do need to buy some computers so I may take a look at a few cyber monday adds.

Nov 26, 2017 10:03 PM
Rainmaker
525,754
Dave Halpern
Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827 - Louisville, KY
Louisville Short Sale Expert

What's another measly additional 20 emails a day on top of the stuff I already get?

Nov 26, 2017 09:28 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

I have checked some of them out and saved on my coffee order by doing that. I may check out a few more tomorrow.

Nov 26, 2017 07:37 PM
Rainmaker
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Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

Yes and I have never shopped on Black Friday!  Does not appeal to my way of shopping -- Stop, shop, buy, and go!

Nov 26, 2017 05:38 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

It IS relentless. I ignore what does not interest me.

Nov 26, 2017 05:35 PM
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Steve Higgins
RE/MAX Kelowna - Kelowna, BC

Yes!

Nov 26, 2017 05:29 PM
Rainmaker
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Maria Sapio
Keller Williams of Central PA - Carlisle, PA
Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com

It's ridiculous how may emails I have deleted -!!

Nov 26, 2017 05:09 PM
Rainmaker
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I have so many and it is a waste with the exceptions of the 3 I purchase things.

 

Nov 28, 2017 02:00 PM
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Scott Pope
Nautical Properties - Panama City Beach, FL
You Can't Live Without Water™

YES

Nov 28, 2017 04:15 AM
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Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

sure am glad I didn't send any LOL

Nov 27, 2017 08:21 PM
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Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

YES!!! I just delete..it's easy!

Nov 27, 2017 06:36 PM
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Mike Cooper, GRI
Cornerstone Business Group Inc - Winchester, VA
Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro

Silvia, I wish I could charge $10 for each one. I'd have a great Christmas. 8)

 

Nov 27, 2017 12:35 PM
Rainmaker
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Beth Atalay
Cam Realty and Property Management - Clermont, FL
Cam Realty of Clermont FL

Really doesn't bother me, just delete them. I've bought some things from small businesses only because I received emails or I wouldn't have known about them.

Nov 27, 2017 09:38 AM
Rainmaker
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Yes.

Nov 27, 2017 09:29 AM
Rainmaker
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Spam eMail

Nov 27, 2017 09:19 AM
Rainmaker
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Yes.

Nov 27, 2017 08:47 AM
Rainer
252,042
Libby Cousins
Extraordinary Processing - Spokane, WA
Contract Mortgage Processor, licensed in WA

Oh my goodness, yes! It is not just you Silvia! I am looking forward to the end of the week as I am sure I will continue to get "extended" sales emails. 

Nov 27, 2017 08:16 AM
Rainmaker
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Silvia,

It started last monday, and I am inundated with those emails..

Nov 27, 2017 07:18 AM
Rainmaker
780,753
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

Not yet! I will be in February.

There are some things I want to buy like a new ultra wide lens. When Black Friday, Cyber Monday or Going Out Of Business prices bring it below $1,000 I'll pull the trigger.

Nov 27, 2017 07:13 AM
Rainmaker
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Yes.

Nov 27, 2017 06:57 AM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES I have no problem with deleting them. Amazon does get carried away with them. It seems like they send them every hour.

Nov 27, 2017 06:49 AM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

I don't get that many. Even if I did, they are deleted and ignored.

Nov 27, 2017 06:00 AM
Rainmaker
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

Yes and everyone has one, over 50 emails over night, and what makes me the most mad is i do not need 5 emails from Best Buy, 4 from Staples and Target and especially as i am boyctting Target and have hit remove from their emails many times over

Nov 27, 2017 05:28 AM
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Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent
BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE SIGNATURE SERVICE - Mississauga, ON
REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!

YESSSS!!!!!  Stop already..

Nov 27, 2017 05:22 AM
Rainmaker
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Yes.  Over the top sell sell sell sell sell sell sell sell sell .... enough already!

Nov 27, 2017 04:31 AM
Rainmaker
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Marco Giancola
Beachfront Realty - Miami Beach, FL
Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida

I just delete them.

Nov 27, 2017 04:14 AM
Rainmaker
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

The delete key is getting worn out.

Nov 27, 2017 04:13 AM
Rainmaker
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James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Not getting enough.  In the market for a new computer.  Someone is going to get sale from me today

Nov 27, 2017 03:53 AM
Rainmaker
1,846,599
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

I just hit delete

Nov 27, 2017 03:10 AM
Rainmaker
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

So many.....but since I'm in sales, I'm kind of getting it. So, I just keep deleting....:)

Nov 26, 2017 11:45 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

If I am, they're going straight to trash! I have been religious about setting up rules to send spam to trash this year and it's cut my inbox emails in half!

Nov 26, 2017 09:46 PM
Rainmaker
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Very much so

Nov 26, 2017 07:15 PM
Rainmaker
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Maureen Bray Portland OR Home Stager ~ Room Solutions Staging
Room Solutions Staging, Portland OR - Portland, OR
"Staging that Sells Portland Homes"

There is one national home furnishings giant who sends them out daily.  Guess I'll have to unsubscribe ... but then worry about not being notified for the "really" big sales!!

Dec 26, 2017 09:47 AM
Rainmaker
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

My inbox was full too, and glad it has finally slowed down!  The delete button has been busy! 

Nov 29, 2017 07:54 AM