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By Inspiration With April
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PRAY BEFORE YOU OVERTHINK PHILLIPPIANS 4:6 Don't worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done.  PULPIT COMMENTARY The thought of the Lord's nearness should lead us both to be forbearing in our relations to others, and also to keep...

By Lisa Church, IRS tax representation in Anne Arundel County, MD
(Lisa D Church CPA, EA, MBA, NTPI Fellow)
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Con artists continue to come up with new ways to impersonate the IRS and scam taxpayers out or their money and/or private information. Recently, the IRS issued a warning about a new scam in which callers use intimidation tactics to extort money from taxpayers. The scammer claims that the call rec...

By Pearl Ahlquist-Ruby, Real Estate Consultant.
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Drysdale Properties)
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93% Believe Homeownership Is Important in Attaining the American Dream Americans continue to believe that homeownership is important in achieving the American Dream. A recent survey by NeighborWorks America reported that: “Owning a home remains a core element of the American Dream.” When asked “H...

By Inspiration With April
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LET GO AND LET GOD TAKE OVER PSALM 70:2 Let them be ashamed and confounded that seek after my soul with hatred: let them be turned backward, and put to confusion, that desire my hurt. KEIL AND DELITZSCH BIBLICAL COMMENTARY With their eyes they have feasted themselves upon the sufferer, and in the...

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone. Anthony Burgess

By 1~Judi Barrett, BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745)
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Title Commitments ~ Getting Ready For Closing Your Home Purchase What is a Title Commitment?  Why do Buyers need it?  Simple questions with simple answers... a Title Commitment is a commitment to sell you a buyer Title Insurance for your lender and for you, if you want an owners policy to go with...

By Doug Jones, Mortgage Broker - NMLS 286668
(Mortgage Magic)
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There is a lot of concern in California about the new mortgage interest write off limits. For loans in place prior to the tax law change those mortgages still fall under the old limits. I posted a video yesterday regarding the reduction from $1,000,000 to $750,000 and immediately got questions ab...

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. Khalil Gibran

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. Swami Sivananda

By RJ Baxter, 303-670-0137
(Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation)
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Take your leap of faith. Have a great day!- The RJ Baxter TeamCheck out our online reviews:Google BusinessZillowWe are here to serve our clients and put our clients first....we treat every client with the same care and respect.Licensed in CO, CA, TX, FL, IL, and IA
Flipping houses is a unique business and it requires some specific services. Loans To Flip Houses in Arizona offer investors the speed and short-term needed to turn a great profit.Flipping houses is a process that has become very popular in the last decade. But this newer type of real estate inve...

By 1~Judi Barrett, BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745)
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Sometimes It's Best to Check the Neighbor's Deed Also~Vacated Streets Interesting story about one of our subdivisions in Idabel.  One of the streets on the west side of the subdivison had streets platted that  intersected it to lead into an unplatted, undeveloped piece of land that is not part of...

By Mark Gowlovech
(HomeSmart)
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It is important that borrowers understand how a low credit score can impact Arizona Hard Money Loans. But it is also important to know that it does not eliminate the potential for a loan.The Internet is full of stories about borrowers who managed to get Arizona Hard Money Loans without having goo...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
(IDTheftSecurity.com Inc)
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If you are the parent of a child or teen who uses the internet, here are some stats you need to know:Stats About Teens and the Internet Teens think that the internet is mostly private They also think that they can make the best decisions for their life online They believe they are safe online and...

By Gwen Banta
(Sotheby's International Realty)
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To My AR Friends:

By Mark Gowlovech
(HomeSmart)
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Not all Arizona Hard Money Loans are the same. You need to be aware of a few red flags that can indicate that the loan or the lender is less legitimate.Arizona Hard Money Loans are considered non-traditional loans only because they are funded by a private lender. There is no other reason for the ...

By Inspiration With April
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IT'S ALL GOODYou're not ready to be used by God until you can handle being misunderstood by man.LUKE 6:22 Blessed are you when people hate you, when they exclude you and insult you and reject your name as evil, because of the Son of Man. JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY separate you—hard t...

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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It's kind of fun to do the impossible. Walt Disney

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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 If you are not part of the solution...you might be part of the problem. There have been many comments and mentions about how some people respond to other blog posts.  Examples are : The same cut and paste comment made on multiple blogs. One word answer like "yes" or "no." in the Q&A sectionOr "I...

By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert
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  Debbie Reynolds held a challenge to be grateful and thankful. I missed the last day as we were super busy. I could not leave out what I am most thankful and grateful for that is my huband Bob Gilbert. He is the love of my life. I am blessed to wake up to this man every morning. He makes life su...