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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Come on out there in blog land I know I drew a smile and vivid images with this word.  You should try it you'll like it.  I try and do this on a daily basis and when it happens it made my day.  I know people have done it to me and I really appreciated it.  The meaning of bawcock: a good fellow.  ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 11
When I was looking today for a word to write on I came across this one.  I did not recognize it so I got out the old trusty real estate guide when I was in pre-license class.  Nope not in there either.  That struck me that each and every day I learn something new about real estate which is a good...

By Charles Edwards Bentonville, AR REALTOR, Bentonville Real Estate Agent and Broker
(Coldwell Banker Harris McHaney & Faucette 479-253-3796 )
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Georgia O'Keefe and Winslow Homer along with other world famous artists are on their way to Arkansas. Well sort of. With the opening (likely in 2011 or 2012) of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art northwest Arkansas will become home to what is expected to be one of the most extensive collectio...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 4
It really doesn't make any difference what finger their using.  It can be in some States considered as obscene but in Arkansas a federal judge ruled it is a freedom of speech and therefore you can point or show (the finger) at anyone and there is nothing the cops can do.  I would be interested to...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 3
I don't know about you but at one time it happened to me.  I talk to other agents from time to time and they also have experienced the same with their broker.  I can tell you if you haven't experienced this just a little then you're not doing any business.  Oh yea the meaning of labefaction: down...

By Nicky Dou, The BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT in Northwest Arkansas
(Keller Williams Market Pro Realty)
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    BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS FARMER'S MARKET Be sure to check out the Bentonville's Farmers Market from April through October every Saturday at the Downtown Bentonville Square from 7am to 1pm To keep up with what is happening in downtown Bentonville - including the Bentonville's Farmers Market check...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 3
When you were young (I'm still that way at heart) and you went up against someone you knew was better at sports what did you do.  Did you tell yourself I'll never be as good as Sally, Bill or whoever if so then I bet you lost the contest?  How about in real estate when you know you're going again...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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http://codyburnett.wordpress.com/2010/05/14/foreclosures-govt-action-and-the-recovery/ Economist Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, says federal programs have led to an artificial stabilization in the market. In order to deal with the glut of distressed proper...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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According to The Department of Commerce's April report on new residential construction, (http://www.census.gov/const/newresconst_201004.pdf) housing starts jumped 40.9 percent from last year and 5.8 percent above the month before. Ian Shepherdson, chief U.S. economist at High Frequency Economics,...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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The housing market's current mix of ups and downs has experts and industry insiders forecasting a variety of possible outcomes over the next few months and beyond. The shadow inventory looms large among many factors influencing whether the recent stretch of stability continues or the market takes...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
Comments 2
The number of homes for sale in 27 major metropolitan areas was up 2.6 percent in April from a month earlier, according to ZipRealty. The figures, which cover all single-family homes, condominiums, and town houses listed for sale, showed April's inventory down 9.6 percent from a year ago but does...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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In the final week of the home buyer tax credit, demand for loan applications jumped 13 percent to a seven-month high. According to The Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Applications Survey (http://www.mbaa.org/NewsandMedia/PressCenter/72721.htm), purchase applications were up for the third co...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
Comments 0
According to The National Association of Realtors' Pending Home Sales Index (http://www.realtor.org/press_room/news_releases/2010/05/phs_upswing), sales agreements for previously occupied homes rose 5.3 percent to 102.9 from 97.7 in February. It's the highest level since October and 21.1 percent ...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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For months, analysts and industry experts have debated how the expiration of the tax credit will effect the housing market. But, according to a recent survey conducted by Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services (http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSN279816420100428), consumers are optimistic...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
Comments 0
According to the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices (http://www.standardandpoors.com/spf/docs/case-shiller/CSHomePrice_Release.pdf), home prices posted their first annual increase in three years. S&P's 10-city index was up 1.4 percent from February 2009 and the 20-city index was up...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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In March, sales of new single-family homes were up 26.9 percent over February's rate, according to estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (http://www.census.gov/const/newressales.pdf). The jump was the largest monthly increase in 47 years ...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
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http://codyburnett.wordpress.com/2010/04/23/housing-fundamentals-more-up-than-down/ James O'Sullivan, chief economist at MF Global Ltd., argues that, though recent spikes in sales are exaggerated by the tax credit, the housing market's fundamentals are more up than down.

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
Comments 0
With the national median existing-home price nearly unchanged from last year and time running out on the home-buyer tax credit, existing-home sales rose 6.8 percent in March, according to a report from The National Association of Realtors (http://www.realtor.org/press_room/news_releases/2010/04/e...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
Comments 0
According to The Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey (http://www.mbaa.org/NewsandMedia/PressCenter/72597.htm), the average contract interest rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages fell from 5.17 percent to 5.04 percent last week. Total loan application volume was up ...

By Cody Burnett, Real Estate Pro
(Connect Realty)
Comments 2
According to The National Association of Realtors' 2009 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers (http://www.realtor.org/press_room/news_releases/2009/11/survey_record), first-time home buyers accounted for 47 percent of all home sales last year. That was the highest market share on record, passing the...

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