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By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 12
  Impromptu open house on a cold rainy December? Sunday Impromptu Open House 3-4 It's only for an hour!It is after my Sunday Live Radio Show where I can give it publicity.It's in the MLS.It's an efficient use of my time. Impromptu Open Houses Work For Me My steps for doing an impromptu open is us...

By Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239, Michigan homes for sale ~
(Real Estate One)
Comments 0
So many dumb realtors lose the whole month of December because they do nothing!  They wait until January 1 to start working for 2019.   If you are doing that and wondering why your business isn't growing..... Quit being a loser and start developing your business plan, and start marketing for 2019...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
Comments 30
If you follow me you know I have a space in a local Antique Gallery near where I now live. I work there on Sunday's but go frequently to tweak and add things. This has been a good month for me and I have met some great people. It is so nice to enjoy the small town feeling and small town shopping ...

By Janet Brooks, Integrity and Excellence in Life & Real Estate
(Brooks & Associates)
Comments 1
Are you teetering on a big decision, maybe even a small one.... are you allowing any of the three above mentioned destiny blockers detour you or stop you cold in your track?  I can help. God plan for your destiny is perfect, however we are not and often get in the way of ourse...

By Doug Jones, Mortgage Broker - NMLS 286668
(Mortgage Magic)
Comments 2
I have identified 8 different times that a thought process became very visual to me and choose to write about them thinking they may benefit others who are on the success path. Below is Example number one.The day that I was promoted  manager for Avco Financial Services the Regional Supervisor gat...

By Ashish Singla, A professional guy with advanced tech skills.
Comments 1
When considering this realty, absolutely nothing functions in addition to a see to the location. Prior to obtaining on the airplane, do some study on the Web to locate a qualified, neighborhood actual estate representative that might be able to provide you a trip of the city? They must have the a...

By Doug Jones, Mortgage Broker - NMLS 286668
(Mortgage Magic)
Comments 1
I bought a house between steps walking from McDonald's to my car in the parking lot.OK. Let me explain. This was so long ago that I really don't remember details but I do remember when I decided or it was decided for me by my Mind to buy a house. For two years my wife and I had been living in our...

By Steve Reed, Steve Reed Branch Manager | Benchmark Home Loans
(Benchmark Home Loans)
Comments 0
It's Fed week! The Fed kicks off its two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting tomorrow and will end on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. ET with the monetary policy statement and a projection of economic indicators. The Fed's Powell will hold a press conference at 2:30. The Fed is expected to hike the ...

By Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
(Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
Comments 0
“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” 🛤🤜Work with a team you can trust! Let us take over your repeated tasks that you know you are supposed to be delegating. 💼⏱💻 Text Katerina Gasset at 561-502-1577 today! #GIDFMTeam #GIDFM#DelegateMyTasks

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 5
 44 Thomas Craddock CtBaltimore, County 21208Grey Rock FlatsMLS # MDBC144288 Click to see photos    Not an ordinary condo but one of the largest in the Grey Rock community of Pikesville. Great location backing to the Grey Rock Mansion with lots of open ground and trees. Beautiful views from each ...

By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
Comments 23
Has it dawned on you why we say "merry Christmas" or are you just repeating what words work this time of year without having to know why. You see the premise is very simple. You are going to go through CHRISTMAS whether you like it or not, love it or plain just don't care. However, wishing one a ...

By Mike Cooper, Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro
(Cornerstone Business Group Inc)
Comments 19
One of my all time favorite quotes is from Lewis Grizzard. Grizzard was a southern humorist who put his wit and wisdom to work on the printed page. Much like Mark Twain, he could capture the moment with the turn of a phrase, and sometimes, his comments, titles and writings were just plain laugh o...

By Gustavo Torres / RE/MAX Rosarito Beach, Tijuana Coastal, Ensenada, BAJA, Remax Baja Realty, Baja California
(Remax Baja Realty)
Comments 0
6 lugares turísticos de Tijuana, Baja California que te quitarán el aliento: Interjet 6 diciembre, 2018Edgar L   Tijuana es más que sólo otro paso fronterizo. Aquí la cultura, el arte y la tradición se fusionan para formar uno de los destinos más peculiares de México. Sus corredores llenos de art...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
Comments 16
Today is NATIONAL WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA DAY. This day is observed annually on the 3rd Saturday in December, National Wreaths Across America Day is a movement to cover all Veterans grave markers with a Christmas wreath. Remember & Honor.The ceremonies begin at 12:00 noon EST. Wreaths Across Ameri...

By Ryan J. Orr, Team Title Guy Ticor- 909-767-0718, Sell...Buy...Refi... Specify the Title Guy!
(Ticor Title)
Comments 1
Time of Year? Business SlowsYep, its the time of year where many make excuses as to why they are slower than others? And yes misery loves company. In my most recent podcast I address this and I truly believe that we can dictate the level our success by staying consistent while others pull back. S...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Fran Gaspari Obituary It was sad to see that one of the members of ActiveRain has passed away.

By Candy Miles-Crocker, Realtor - Real-Life Real Estate Training
(Online Real Estate Agent Training)
Comments 9
One of the first rules of real estate should be, "You're a Realtor, not a lawyer."  Yet I don't recall anyone making a point to say that.Every Jurisdiction is DifferentThere are some states and jurisdictions that use licensed lawyers to negotiate the terms and conditions for their respective buye...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 29
 For someone you know...likely this is the first holiday they are missing a parent, a spouse....a family member that had lived and shared traditions for a lifetime.  A divorce may mean not spending time the way it had always been spent...but sharing it with a now divided family.    It is a hollow...

By Erica Simpson,
(Erica Homes, LLC)
Comments 0
SWYD and say Congratulations!! 🎊🎈 Happy clients you should be here!!! #Congrats www.BuyorSellwithEricaHomes.Info