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By Dorothy Mitchell, Writer and real estate agent
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Pets are not just cuddly and adorable, but they can also make great companions. They understand each person in the house, act according to your moods, and above everything, the unconditional love and affection they shower on you gives a new meaning to your life. Pets are not just animals, but the...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
( Inc)
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You have probably heard of password managers, and you probably think they are pretty safe, right? Well, there is new research out there that may might make you think twice, especially if you use password managers like KeePass, 1Password, Lastpass, or Dashlane. Frankly, I’m not worried about it, b...

By Ann Nguyen, Lake Tahoe Truckee Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Have a great week ahead!

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On June 18, 2019, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau reported nationwide housing building permits up 0.3% to 1,294,000 units in May of 2019 from 1,290,000 units in April of 2019, but declined 0.5% from 1,301,000 in May of 2018. Single family building p...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Image Above: Our CA Dream Home - "Home Ownership - An Activerain Challenge - June 2019" By Debe Maxwell, CRS The Home Ownership Dream  I Have Never Been A Tenant...This discussion is going to revolve around my personal experience in the California real estate market from 1972 thru the great reces...

By John Brave
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From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repositoryWhen Emaar Properties chose Dubai Creek Harbor as their next bold vision for Dubai, they had a world of architectural genius at their fingertips. To narrow their selection, Emaar Properties commissioned three top architecture firms in the US for a ...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Many of us spend years looking for our passion. Others know what their passion is, but keep putting off following it waiting for just the perfect time. Time waits for for no one. On a rainy morning with promise of a sunny afternoon I am pondering this. If you know what you are meant to do or be.....

By Mike Cooper, GRI, Your Neighborhood Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
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The word "Expert" gets thrown around a lot today. Who wouldn't want to be considered the expert in whatever field is being discussed. That makes you the authority, the go-to person, the information celebrity, right? Maybe. I've had my connections with this word over the past 45+ years. Sometimes ...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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2001 Honey Church Pl Roseville, CA 95747  Built in 2015 this beautiful Lennar built home sits on a premium corner lot and boasts 3 bedrooms and 2 bath with open concept living & dining areas. New hardwood flooring, gorgeous cabinetry, granite countertops, and windows on all sides providing plenty...

By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
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Ingriedents1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast or thighs12 oz smoked sausage1 large and 1 medium onion chopped1 stalk of celery diced1 bell pepper diced8 cloves garlic finely diced8 green onions1 14 oz can diced tomatoes1 8 oz can tomato sauce2 teaspoons salt and black pepper, plus addition...

By Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
(GreatWest Realty)
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In either 1675 or 1676 Sir Isaac Newton wrote, "If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants."While in high school, my daughter, Tami, wrote, "If I have seen further, it would be because I stepped from the shoulders of giants, and stood on my own two feet."Later, I wrote, ...

By Valerie Almanzar, MBA
(Your Casa Team - Keller Williams Realty)
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7 Appaloosa Road What a great opportunity! This house sits on just over 3 acres with plenty of space to enjoy the land! Located just off I-40. The 3 bed 2 bath home features an open floor plan with plenty of countertop space. The home also includes a accessibly ramp for easy access. Call today to...
Pests and insects Pests and insects are any organism, creature, or thing that make an irritation or problematic circumstance and are made a decision as a conceivable danger to human wellbeing conditions. Around 2,000 new types of insects have been as of late found that are both hurtful just as ga...
Being an entrepreneur, you may feel that you just cannot afford to have robust SEO services for your online business portals. But, today, people very frequently consider reaching out to Google as a vital source to look up for everything and anything, this has made it essential for entrepreneurs t...

By Ann Nguyen, Lake Tahoe Truckee Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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Any man can have a child, but it takes a special kind of man to be a father. Happy Father's Day!Greetings from the Ann Nguyen Team

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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14 W Sinclair, Anacortes, WA 98221   A wonderful Sinclair Island cabin and 0.84 acre property with partial sound views located next to miles of a walkable sandy beach. Property includes one additional platted lot for building a second cabin. A shared well and water system serves the cabin and ca...

By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
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Change your thinking here. We have an existing mindset regarding problems i.e. that they interfere with our lives and take-away from the enjoyment of our activity, gain or planning. Yes they do all that and more but why be surprised, put-off or stopped from having and pursuing your want, need or ...

By Sussie Sutton, UTR TEXAS Realtors - Rep for buyers and sellers.
(UTR Texas Realtors)
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  Buyer and Seller beware!  If you are thinking about purchasing or selling a home located in a town or city that has enacted zoning;  then you need to know all the ends and outs of Zoning and what it is and how it works! It is surprising how many Realtors do not understand that property taxes ar...

By Steven Beam, Parker Colorado Real Estate
(RE/MAX Alliance - Parker Colorado Real Estate.)
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Finally a fully clickable interactive map of Parker, Colorado Neighborhoods.  Each time you click to view a neighborhood you are taken to the neighborhood homepage. On that page you will find a map of Parker, CO and interesting details and information about each individual neighborhood. Neighborh...

By Nellie Lytvinenko, 919-210-9992, Raleigh - Cary NC Real Estate
(Homes by Nellie-Working with Buyers & Sellers )
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A time comes in your life when you finally get it ... About ten years ago I received an email that I've kept all these years.  I looked for it last week and before sharing "googled" to be sure there was nothing available now regarding the author - my email said "author unknown".  The Original was...