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By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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 One of the most original independently owned businesses in Niles is the Brew Ha Ha. This little tan building on the corner of 9th and Broadway is a wonderful addition to the Niles community. The coffee is wonderful and served anyway you like it. They have several flavorings for their coffee and ...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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One of the happiest days in Niles in recent years has been the reopening of The Paris Soda Shop on Main Street.  It used to be the Paris Candy Shop and was the real deal with an old fashioned candy counter. It was re-opened a few years ago as the Paris Soda Shop and today it is a delighful little...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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If you have been in Niles and have not stopped in to Veni's Sweet Shop on the corner of 3rd and Main street, you have been missing out on some of the best candy in the world! If you are planning a trip to Niles, be sure to put Veni's on your list of stops as you won't want to miss out on the whol...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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The St. Joseph river winds its way through Niles, Michigan along the path to it's final destination of Lake Michigan.  One of the best things about downtown Niles by far is Riverfront Park located right along the east bank of the St. Joseph river from Wayne to Front Street.   Right at the corner ...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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The Wonderland Theater in Niles, Michigan truly lives up to its name. This wonderland of movies offers newly released films but at affordable prices. Shows before noon are just $2.50! If you go between noon and 6pm you pay only $4.00 and while the rest of the local theaters are charging high pric...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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If you like to bowl you should seriously consider trying out the lanes at Joey Armadillo's in Niles, Michigan. Joey's welcomes leagues as well as people who just want to bowl for fun. Games are only $2.25 each if you are in a league and $3.50 for non leaguers, which makes Joey's another great st...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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If you have been in Niles and have not stopped in to Veni's Sweet Shop on the corner of 3rd and Main street, you have been missing out on some of the best candy in the world! If you are planning a trip to Niles, be sure to put Veni's on your list of stops as you won't want to mis...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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One of the happiest days in Niles in recent years has been the reopening of The Paris Soda Shop on Main Street.  It used to be the Paris Candy Shop and was the real deal with an old fashioned candy counter. It was re-opened a few years ago as the Paris Soda Shop and today it is a delighful little...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Out on M 60 on the outskirts of Niles is a hidden gem of a cafe called the Rise N Shine. Sometimes the best food is located at small places and that is certainly true for the Rise N Shine. They open at 6:00a.m. every morning which makes them a perfect spot for breakfast before work during the we...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Niles Haunted Scream Park-The Most Famous Fright Fest in the Midwest It has certainly been a beautiful October here in Niles, MI. The leaves are turning bright and beautiful colors and thoughts are on football. However, in Niles this time of year thoughts also turn to The Niles Haunted Scream Pa...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Why waiting for the bottom could cost you this year!   One thing I constantly hear in the Niles Mi Real Estate market is that people are waiting for the "bottom" of the market.  "I'm trying to time the market to get the most bang for my buck", "I want to get a house for the least amount of money...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Is Real Estate as bad off as we are constantly being told? Everyday in the media we are constantly being bombarded with how "bad" real estate is.  "Prices are rock bottom", "Real Estate in slump", "housing down 50%", "Real Estate consumer confidence destroyed".  You know you have heard these thin...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Lost momentum It has been a little bit since I have wrote a blog, and that is unacceptable.  With the break from writing it has seemed like I have lost all my momentum and my ideas for blogging so I though I would just write about my personal life. Finding Balance I really enjoy philosophy, and t...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Practical Ways to Save on Energy Consumption Here is a little checklist that you can use to help save money on energy costs. In colder seasons, turn down your thermostat slightly; every degree can save up to 5% in heating costs During hot sunny weather, close curtains and blinds to keep the house...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Never Stop Striving For Better 2214 Janice Street Niles MI Home For Sale - Paramount Video - HD Video Tour We submitted one of our first video tours to the Kodak Video Challenge here on Active Rain and the positive response was amazing!  People really love video home tours.  We thought we had a g...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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One of the things we as Realtors have is clients calling us to have us list their homes when they are listed with another broker.  After listing with this broker they find out that they are not a part of the MLS and therefore no other agent outside of their office can sell their home.  I get thes...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Hope Community Church Niles MI I love my church!  It is made up of the greatest people and great leadership.  I have been going there for over 10 years now and I couldn't be happier.  I started actually helping out after a year or so of being there by playing guitar for the worship team.  I did t...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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In For a Ride, Short Sale Style Well today I won a new listing, but it isn’t going to be pretty.  It is a short sale and the two people on title are separated, but never married.  The home is a decent one in a decent location, but you know how fun short sales can be! Luckily the “other” person o...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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24 Washington Court Niles, MI - Kodak video Challenge This challenge is something i couldn't pass up.  Video is something another agent and I have been talking about for a little bit, and if you have been following my blog you will know the progress of that, because i blogged it!  Well we have pr...

By Jimmy Gilley, (269) 362-4841 - Search Niles MI Home For Sale
(Gold Star Realty)
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Tomorrow is the big day! Well everyone I didn't post the last day or so because I have been working really hard.  The last few weeks have really added to my work load, which isn't a bad thing!   I have written 5 offers and 3 have been accepted, one rejected, and one still in limbo.  Talk about st...

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