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By Todd Maxedon
(Brinkoetter and Associates)
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Eventually almost everyone will buy; or attempt to buy a home. Many will succeed in the process, but some will walk away frustrated and decide that renting is the solution. That doesn't have to be the case, maybe things beyond their control caused the transaction not to occur. When the time come...

By Todd Maxedon
(Brinkoetter and Associates)
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It seems that recently all initial offers are considerably below listing price. Maybe it is because buyers assume everyone is desperately selling, or because competition is higher for certain price levels. It does present challenges when presenting these lower initial offers to your seller. Many ...

By Todd Maxedon
(Brinkoetter and Associates)
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Feb 25-27 at Lakeland College in Mattoon IL. Information on Government grants, vendors and seminars on adopting wind energy on the consumer level. To register go to www.energyconf.org

By Todd Maxedon
(Brinkoetter and Associates)
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Regardless if you agree with the stimulus bill or not, and it seems like it doesn't matter as this was passed against many Americans wishes. The Stimulus bill which will be signed on Tue. the 17th of Feb. has a provision for the housing industry. This tax credit of up to 8000.00, or 10% of the pu...

By Todd Maxedon
(Brinkoetter and Associates)
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  In today's competitive real estate market, the more tools available to the seller, the greater the advantage you bring to your listing. For instance, have you ever looked on the Internet for properties and found a brief description and 1 picture of the house? So you call to see the property, b...

By Todd Maxedon
(Brinkoetter and Associates)
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 The importance of pre-inspecting a property has relevance in that all the possible problems that may come up before closing are clearly defined and can be addressed before an offer is accepted. This allows the owner to correct problems ahead of the closing time constraints. It also provides a hi...

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