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By Shantay Davies
(London Properties)
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Have you ever walked into a house and Bam! The smell of cigarette smoke takes over? First impressions count and smoke is an impression a buyer is not likely to forget. In my experience, I have found a home cannot be entirely rid of smoke--almost impossible to cover up. Smoke seeps into walls, fur...

By Shantay Davies
(London Properties)
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 Buying a home can be an exhilarating experience! There are some steps you'll need to take to make your purchase process a success. Get your financial house in order (we'll talk more about a downpayment later). Unless you know you have stellar credit, I recommend you start preparing to purchase a...

By Shantay Davies
(London Properties)
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Once upon a time, our home equity was a key component to our personal wealth. During the recession, well, you already know what happened to home values. There's good news: at this point, values have stopped plunging and are somewhat stable. Home values will increase--eventually. According to Mood...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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      The Bulllard High School Girls Basketball team opens up its 2010-2011 season under new Head Coach Bill Engle next Tuesday in a scrimmage against Redwood High of Visalia and a week later they play their first tournament at Redwood.  The Knights are working very hard and looking forward to a...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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The holidays in Fresno, California would not be complete without a trip down the famous Christmas Tree Lane. Over 100,000 people visit the 2 mile holiday wonderland each year.  Christmas Tree Lane started in 1920 with a single tree being lit in honor of a young boy who died.  This year, 2010, wi...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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The Malloch Fall Carnival in Northwest Fresno is arriving just in time for all of those youngsters who are feeling the disappointment of Halloween being over and for the adults who need to start their Holiday shopping.  This year the carnival will be held on Friday Evening, November 5, 2010.  Thi...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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Asuka Japanese Cuisine in Fresno, California is the place to go for Sushi.     Fresno has many great places for sushi, but my personal favorite is Asuka located in Northwest Fresno.  I have only begun to eat sushi in the last couple of years and have tried many different places.  I definitely wou...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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Fresno Chaffee Zoo Boo   Fresno Chaffee Zoo will be closing its doors early to host Zoo Boo on Friday, October 22, Saturday, October 23, and Sunday, October 24.  Zoo Boo will be held from 5-8 each of those evenings.  You will want to buy your tickets in advance as this event sells out.       What...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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The Second Annual Costumes and Karaoke Party is about the begin!!!   Come on down to Shaw and Thorne and join the festivities- We have music, costumes, food, and best of all lots of fun!!! Stop by and say Hi!!! We have Raffle Tickets for a 42" Samsung Flat Screen-Benefits go to KW Cares       Hur...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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Fresno Office Building on West Shaw went up in smoke today, Wednedsay, October 20, 2010     This afternoon the building diagnolly across the parking lot from our Keller Williams Realty office went up in smoke.  Apparently a company was working on the two story building's roof when the something w...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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Decided to add some more photos of my recent home staging in Fresno Ca. This home is an example of how staging can make a home stand out from the competition.

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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Selling By Design-Staging in Fresno, Ca just finished preparing this lovely home for sale. The owners diligently followed all of our home improvement suggestions which included new lighting for the dining room and stairway, paint touchups, and decluttering. Selling By Design-Staging used some of ...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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"Staging Works!" The joyful real estate agent exclaimed upon selling a home that had been on the market for months and sold one week after being staged. The house had been vacant and was being ignored by buyers. A woman who had seen it vacant, but was not impressed with the property, came to see ...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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Real Estate 101-LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!!!  You won't find many people that don't know those 3 key words when it comes to Real Estate and values.     So I must ask our National Media why in the world would you give a report covering over 3 million square miles of land????  If you drive acros...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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Bullard High School in Northwest Fresno will be put to the test this season after winning it's first Division 1 Valley Championship last season while going 13-0.  Bullard begins it's season playing 4 of the state's top football programs.  All of those teams will be looking to knock off the Knight...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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Fresno Clovis Real Estate Market Update July 2010   The real estate market in Fresno and Clovis is holding steady and continues to see plenty of positive activity. In July 2010, 530 single family homes sold in Fresno and Clovis for a median price of $161,000.  Of these 530 homes, 40% were bank ow...

By Harold Penner
(Guarantee Real Estate)
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Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives (HAFA) You may have received a letter from your lender notifying you of a new government programs for homeowner mortgage assistance called "Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives (HAFA)."   This program appears to hold some promise for streamlining the l...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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This is part two of my blog on the transformation by Selling By Design-Staging of an otherwise lovely vintage home in Fresno,CA, which was plagued by a scary paint job worthy of Dracula's castle. Originally a bedroom,  used as a "media" room, it was a big turnoff to buyers. Enough said.          ...
It is amazing what furniture and paint can do to make a home more appealing. Selling By Design-Staging in Fresno, CA  used furniture, accessories and paint to transform a vintage home from deserted and lonely looking to cozy and inviting. The home, built in 1938, resting on a street arched by mat...

By Kim Darling, CRS,GRI, "Your Home Team" Fresno/Clovis Homes
(Keller Williams Westland Realty BRE# 01864461)
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    Takumi Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar in Fresno, Ca. is a wonderful place to enjoy a delicious meal.  They have a variety of dining options to meet everyone's needs.  Takumi has been open for just over a  year now and is located on Shaw and Valentine at 3486 West Shaw Avenue in Northwest F...

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