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By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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“They” have super-human powers. Yep! “they” can brainwash just about anybody into believing that doing this thing is dangerous, foolish, and a HUGE waste of time, energy, and money. Of course, “they” have tried EVERYTHING and NONE of it worked for “them”, so how could it possibly work for us? “Th...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Isn’t it mind blowing how HUGE everything is? There are SO many people . . . and each one is unique. Other than food, shelter, love, and safety, we all have many similar needs and wants. We want to belong – to be a part of a community – and to be a contributor. We strive to be worthy . . . to mak...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Imagine a world in which the CEO prioritizes people over profits. How could this be? After all, CEO’s of Corporations are responsible for financial RESULTS. Why would any Board of directors allow the CEO to go rogue by valuing people over profits? This behavior is risky, irresponsible, and even s...

By Rhonda Burgess, Moving to Nashville TN Real Estate Specialist
(Southern Living Realty Partners)
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In this video, I outline one of the most important reasons to use a real estate agent and it's about relationships.  Not only is the relationship you have with your agent important, the relationships that you agent has with other agents in the market can make all the difference in the world.  And...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
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Dependable Homebuyers is looking to purchase homes that are distressed in the Nashville area. They give homeowners the option to sell their home regardless of the condition or need for costly repairs. Excessive repair is often something that keeps many homeowners from placing their home on the ma...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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This reason is also true for any Home Buyer who is Frustrated with the process. Buying or selling a house is a HUGE endeavor. It’s an important and complex process that requires the participation of a wide diversity of people (as many as 40+ People in a single transaction), prominent potential fo...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
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Homes for Sale in Green Hills 37215 - May 2019 market update Green Hills homes for sale 63 homes sold during the month of April in Green Hills The median price of Green Hills homes sold was $713,500 compared to $650,000 for the same period last year, an increase of 9.8% The median size of homes s...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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The #OwenHollow Spring Cookout happened on Saturday May 18, 2019 . . .or did it? There was no “no picture taking” rule in effect. I was the host, and my only “Directives” were Directions to the Hollow (Because GPS won’t take you there), the price of admission was simply: “Bring Goodwill, yourself...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
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Nashville based company Dependable Homebuyers has recently added to their available services. They are now looking to purchase multi-family homes in the area. With multi-family properties, they can be on a small scale such as duplexes to a much larger scale of properties to include hundreds. The ...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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This morning, Bob sent me an email with a link to an article in the Nashville Business Journal. They had asked 17 Architect Firms: “What is a unique architectural feature of your office and what do you hope it conveys to your clients?” Bob’s message: “The article below featuring architects talkin...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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When we’re feeling down-trodden and out of sorts, we often find rejuvenating energy from the most unexpected sources. Of course we’re surprised because we are not expecting help. We are proud and strong and even “invincible” . . . so we weather the storm and do our best to keep our chins up and m...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Clearly, the digital world has damaged many peoples’ ability to engage in useful dialog. This morning, I came to the conclusion that 80% of the comments in any given thread are not “dialog” . . . they are a collage of ego driven monologues. (on my 3rd reading of this comment, I almost deleted it ...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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We all have more than our fair shares of invitations to meetings.Some meetings are more “relevant and important” than others. Before committing to attend, most folks want to know WIIFM (What’s in it for me?). At a minimum, We want to know the topic/theme . . . even better if we can know who else ...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Collaborate – Change – Create – Cause – Commiserate – Camaraderie – Champion – Compensation – Care – Core – Closure – Complete – Compete – Contact – Cacophony – Calm – Can – candor – capable – Cantankerous – Capitulate – Capricious – Captivating – career – carefree – careful – carry – cash – cata...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Did you ever have one of those days that, out of the blue, there’s this recurring theme that shows up all around you? This morning , I woke up thinking about “When things aren’t happening according to the plan”, so I talked about that in my Barrysdrivetime.com (Embedded below). When I got to the ...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Coming from curiosity is a gift to everyone. When we’re wearing our business hat, how often do we go beyond the initial dialog? Is it always an exchange of information or a negotiation, or can it also include some level of warmer connection? The most effective conversations begin with some form o...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Having been a card carrying prolific reader of books for many decades, I’ve decided to impose a moratorium on reading for “a while.” How long is “a while”? Well . . . I’m currently overwhelmed by the sheer volume of new knowledge that rushes into my field of perception. “They” say that upon which...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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How do you “make a living” . . . AKA earn money to pay for your needs and wants? Do you have a JOB . . . or is it a Career? If it’s a job, is this job a short term gig or a professional pursuit? Are you enthusiastic about “going to work”, and do you feel fulfilled or empty at the end of each day?...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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I can think of a bajillion reasons to be “too busy” to volunteer for your cause. After all, there are at least another bajillion people with myriad “opportunities” for me to spend my time, energy, and money to help others. I know your cause is important to you, and I respect that. In fact, I am g...

By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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This is the first full week of May! Are you busy? What are you doing that’s making you busy? Is it the right stuff . . . the stuff that results in making money and/or fulfillment? Personal fulfillment is important, otherwise it’s just another day in the grind. If you’re thinking: “Another day of ...

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