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By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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As amazing as this may seem the story is true.  Facts like these often escape our attention unless we see it on Facebook or Twitter. A 20 year old college student was diagnosed with an extremely aggressive brain tumor in 2012.  The tumor was the size of a tennis ball.  She went through surgery an...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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This can be one of the most gut wrenching tasks a son or daughter could face.  Especially if they grew up in the home and it's filled with childhood memories.  Maybe long ago you moved away and have a family of your own.  Coming home now that the folks are gone is surreal and often unnerving.  Fo...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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I re-blogged a post by Realtor Larry Brewer regarding National Humane Societies on Active Rain a few weeks ago. This is the link so you can review Larry's article. http://activerain.com/blogsview/1532000/donate-to-your-local-animal-shelter-not-the-national-humane-society I thought it was worth p...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Mega Electronics retailer Best Buy has just announced they will be closing 50 store nationwide. They plan to cut 400 jobs in an effort to stem the flow of losses.  2011 Best Buy posted $1.2 Billion in annual loss. The company plans on scaling down retail locations to compete with monster internet...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Much has been written about the need for disclosure in real estate transactions.  In this instance I'm addressing the need for a seller to disclose property condition.  Some agents inadvertently allow a seller to skirt their responsibility.  I'm not suggesting that agents are culpable or assist n...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Every day we venture out of our safety net into the world of the unknown.  You might be a Realtor, Home Inspector, Stager, Mortgage Broker, Title Agent, Attorney or Property Manager.  Your spouse sets off for his or her job, and the kids are safely tucked on the bus for their day at school. You p...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Clarks Summit Pa is a great place to buy a home.  Come and visit Clarks Summit and see for yourself.  It's a community that beckons you to stay.  No matter what your lifestyle you can find the perfect home to settle down in.Clarks Summit is also referred to as The Abingtons.  Several communities ...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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After reading these old guys in wigs, one must ask if they possessed a crystal ball? "I Can See Clearly Now" must have been a pop standard in the 1700's "We must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make our selection between economy and liberty or profusion and servitude. If w...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Would you know the face of courage if you saw it?This blog is meant to send a very important message to all my friends on Active Rain. I'd like to introduce you to the faces of Courage.  Our Military, Firefighters, Police and First Responders all possess the kind of courage heroes are made of.  W...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Candyland Finally Sold - Bath Water Included Candy Spelling the widow of Gazillionaire Aaron Spelling has been trying to sell her little digs for the past two years. 56,500 sq feet with a little attic containing 17,000 square feet.  Pick a bedroom there are 14, if you can find them within the oth...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Clarks Summit Pa Luxury Homes And Real Estate Located just minutes from Scranton Pa, Clarks Summit and the surrounding communities offer some of the finest luxury homes available in North East Pennsylvania. Close to major interstates, shopping, recreation and popular schools Clarks Summit offers ...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Recently the National Association of Realtors circulated a story I saw on the wire.It seems that Robo signing of documents around the United States has led to paperwork discrepancies in real estate transactions. The current owner of the home may not in fact own it, if the documents filed are robo...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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  President Obama signed into law the most all encompassing, mammoth health care program in our nations history.  This is so good for our country. It's good for everyone.  Finally affordable health care for all.  This is what America has clamored for, we have been told.  It solves the ills of our...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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  One of the critical components of the Obama health care bill is cost.  The bill has not reached a final version even today, which is one day before the vote. A true cost analysis has yet to be done. We have no idea for example, how much the health care plan will cost for a family of 4 making $4...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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In a time when job creation is critical, would you expect Washington to take over an industry and eliminate jobs in the private sector? Obama is planning to eliminate an entire industry from the landscape of America, and convert it to a government run entity. The administration is moving quickly ...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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Looks like President Obama has forsaken his months long boycott of Fox News.  He will be appearing tonight, March 17th at 6pm with Briet Baier.  One would venture Obama is getting desperate to try and reach conservative voters to sway them. Funny he would not accept an invitation from Glen Beck o...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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The Liberty Bell was originally commissioned by the Assembly of the Colony of Pennsylvania in 1751. It was designed to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the William Penn's 1701 Charter of Privileges, Pennsylvania's original Constitution. In honor of the founding father of Pennsylvania, William ...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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The Washington Examiner has reported that America is not reaping the benefit of the jobs stimulus package. "In fact, the largest grant made under the program so far, a $178 million payment on Dec. 29, went to Babcock & Brown, a bankrupt Australian company that built a Texas wind farm using turbin...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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This is an article which appeared in Newsmax today.  I'll give you the link.  Sometimes I am concerned they will not work because I get these articles in email.  If you have a problem with the link let me know.Here is an excerpt from the article: "Thomas Jefferson wrote about global warming back ...

By Bonnie Vaughan, CNE SFR - Buyers/Sellers - Lackawanna & Surroundin
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ABC news has reported that Bart Stupak and 11 other House members will not vote for the Health Care bill due to abortion language.  Stupak claims the language is not restrictive enough to prevent federal dollars from being used to fund abortions. ABC News Article The Senate health care bill mand...

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