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By Paul Walker, Scott AFB IL Area Realtor
(Equity Fifty Five Realty, LLC)
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SCOTT AFB HOMES FOR SALE MARKETING REPORT FOR PURPOSES OF THIS REPORT, IT INCLUDES HOMES IN THE FOLLOWING SCHOOL DISTRICTS THAT ARE FOR SALE...O'FALLON, BELLEVILLE EAST, LEBANON, MASCOUTAH AND WESLIN HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND ONLY HOMES THAT ARE PRICED AT $100,000 OR HIGHER THERE ARE 685 RE-SALE ...

By Abby Waltz
(Homes for Heroes)
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Home Buyer Tax Credit: Military Extension  Congress has acknowledged the unique circumstances affecting members of the military, the foreign service and the intelligence community due to deployments and other circumstances by making the following exceptions that apply to both the $8,000 tax credi...

By Paul Walker, Scott AFB IL Area Realtor
(Equity Fifty Five Realty, LLC)
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March 2010 Metro East Housing Statistics March 2010 vs. March 2009 County                                         #of Sold Homes                                                  Avg Days on Market                                                        Mar 2010           Mar 2009                  ...

By Abby Waltz
(Homes for Heroes)
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Well our grand opening was a success! We had lots of military supporters, a representative from Senator Burris' office, the Belleville Chamber, plenty of local "Friends of HFH" business owners, and even a few fire chiefs stop by!   The grand opening was picked up by the O'Fallon Progress newspape...

By Paul Walker, Scott AFB IL Area Realtor
(Equity Fifty Five Realty, LLC)
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Paul Walker, Broker Associate Since 1997 Realty Executives of Metro East, 1109 Hartman Ln, Suite 200, Shiloh, IL 62221 (Corner of Hartman Ln and Frank Scott Parkway) February 2010Metro East Housing Statistics Feb 2010 vs. Feb 2009 # OF SOLD HOMES AVG DAYS ON MARKET COUNTY Feb 10 Feb 09 Feb 10 Fe...

By Abby Waltz
(Homes for Heroes)
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Homes for Heroes offers large savings to local community heroes when buying or selling a home:  A different approach to affordable home ownership. With the Spring housing market underway and hundreds of military personnel moving into and out of the area, Homes for Heroes is gearing up to serve as...
The Scott AFB and St. Clair County Homes for Heroes program is growing!  We have had such a warm welcoming from our local businesses and their support for our heroes is overwhelming. If you're buying or selling your home and are part of one of the following groups ALL of theses savings, discounts...
I am always posting stuff on here about my real estate career because lets be honest that's what this forum is for, however I do have another full time (all-consuming) job as a military spouse.  Now for those of you who are unfamiliar with the military lifestyle this statement may come across as ...

By Abby Waltz
(Homes for Heroes)
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It's official, Homes for Heroes has come to the Scott AFB area and is now in full force with its first listing and an amazing Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening scheduled for March 15th. Get ready, the military discounts are endless with the Homes for Heroes program.  With 14 local businesses on bo...

By Abby Waltz
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We have just recently had 2 new additions to our Friends of Heroes list, the local businesses and companies that support Homes for Heroes in the Scott Air Force Base area.  Not only do our hero clients get huge real estate discounts with the program but the discounts and benefits last long after ...

By Abby Waltz
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There is a wonderful new program that has come to the local Scott Air Force Base area that will be incredibly beneficial to the to military personnel PCS'ing to Scott AFB this year. And with lots of people on the move from Fort Eustis, VA it couldn't have come at a better time! The program is cal...

By Abby Waltz
(Homes for Heroes)
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There is a fantastic new service that has come to the local Scott AFB and Belleville, IL area known as Homes for Heroes, providing substantial benefits for local military personnel and first responders.  Please check out the information below to see just how the Homes or Heroes program can benefi...

By Paul Walker, Scott AFB IL Area Realtor
(Equity Fifty Five Realty, LLC)
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September 2009 Metro East Housing Statistics September 2009 vs. September 2008                                                                                                                                                 # OF SOLD HOMES                                          AVG DAYS ON MARKE...

By Juan Boldizsar
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Did you know that there are quite a few apparently "suburban" areas that are still eligible for USDA Rural Development loans?  I was digging around on the USDA web site the other day and, out of curiosity, entered a couple of local addresses.  Much to my surprise, I discovered that quite a bit of...

By Marisa Whisel, Social Marketing for Real Estate Professionals
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Market News for the St. Louis/Scott AFB Housing Market   I love reading good news about the housing market. I just read an article on Realtor Magazine Online about PMI Group Inc.'s ranking of the nation's top 50 MSA's (Metropolitan Statistical Area) risk for declining home prices over the next tw...

By Marisa Whisel, Social Marketing for Real Estate Professionals
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May Sales numbers are out and they are looking good! Housing sales in the areas surrounding Scott Air Force base (St. Clair and Clinton Counties) remain strong. May home sales numbers paint a positive picture of the local housing market. This news should be reassuring to those buyers who are on ...

By Marisa Whisel, Social Marketing for Real Estate Professionals
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Greetings! I am just starting my blog today, so this is my first post. I am excited to start adding useful information that people are looking for. Watch for updates! This should be fun!

By Paul Walker, Scott AFB IL Area Realtor
(Equity Fifty Five Realty, LLC)
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Why you should not wait to purchase your new home! If you are trying to time the real estate market, you may miss out on the best opportunity to purchase your new home! There are great opportunities in the real estate market, especially in the new construction industry. Builders are offering tre...

By Paul Walker, Scott AFB IL Area Realtor
(Equity Fifty Five Realty, LLC)
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                                                                          Facts about Scott Air Force Base Scott Air Force Base covers 3589 Acres and has 980 Buildings. Population: About 3350 people live on base in 1,420 family housing units and four dormitories. More than 34,000 military and civ...

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