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By Gwen Banta
(Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 35
    Hi Friends - One of my zany followers asked me to re-post this for Halloween. Here is my D.O.A. post...with a few "killer" updates:   It’s Blooper day once again, my friends. There were enough typo casualties in the nationwide MLS listings this past week to fill an English Grammar ER. These a...

By Ray Vernon
(Success Real Estate)
Comments 16
Business Opportunity - Restaurant w/out Liquor 75 Middlesex Turnpike       List Price: $250,000 Burlington, MA 01803 A golden bargain investment opportunity at the bottom of the current recession - incredible growth potential ! Price is based on annual sales of only $600k.This locally owned fran...

By Sam Thompson, BIC Services, LLC
(BIC Services, LLC)
Comments 26
  G & M Outlet on Atkinson Street in downtown Laurinburg, NC has been providing great service and sales for years to the local residences.  I used them when my washing machine, stove and dryer went on the blink and have always been satisfied with their work. Their Lawn Mower Sales and Service inc...

By Donna Paul, Long Island Home Specialist,All About Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty Gold Coast)
Comments 20
  ICE SKATING AT TANGER OUTLETS AT THE ARCHES IN DEER PARK, NEW YORK. 11/17/2012 to 12/31/2012Enjoy Ice Skating at The Arches for the entire family or your special group! The Ice Skating Rink is open Monday-Friday 3:00pm to 9:00pm,  Saturdays from 11:00am to 9:00pm and Sundays from 11:00am to 8:0...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 28
A recent inspection at one of my listings resulted in a GFCI trip that took out some outlets in the bathroom and the garage. After an exhaustive search of the home, a GFCI outlet was nowhere to be found.By the way, the garage was thoroughly searched and all items pulled away from the walls. In ad...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
(IDTheftSecurity.com Inc)
Comments 15
There are a number of ways that you can protect yourself online, and one of the things you can do is to start using two-factor authentication.You probably have seen two-factor authentication even if you aren’t sure what it is. For instance, if you do online banking, your bank might text a code to...

By Joyce Godwin, Realtor, CRS, RE/MAX Elite Properties
(RE/MAX Elite Properties; Serving Cypress, Spring, Tomball, NW Houston)
Comments 23
Cypress Outlet Mall - Houston Premium Outlets Things to Do in Cypress, TX If you want to shop in Cypress without going to the major malls, but yet you want a big selection, try Houston Premium Outlets.  There are over 145 stores to shop.  If you have to drag along non-shoppers in the family, the...

By Marilyn Wier, Your League City & Surrounding Areas REALTOR!
(RE/MAX Space Center)
Comments 22
Tanger Outlet in Texas City will open for business October 19, 2012 at 9 a.m. sharp! Great news Tanger Outlet in Texas City will open October 19, 2012! This is great news for the Bay Area! It is predicted that the Tanger Outlet Center in Texas City will generate $8 million in yearly sales tax, cr...

By David Farrell, Licensed NY State Real Estate Broker
(David V. Farrell Co.)
Comments 31
After decades of fattening up central Nassau County residents, the well know Entenmann's Bakery Outlet, at the northeast cornert of Roslyn Road and Jericho Turnpike wil be closing.   According to an article in our local Patch.com website, it will be relocated in Carle Place on Glen Cove Road. I r...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 71
A day we will never forget: 9/11Hard to believe it has been 18 years since we received a call from one of our friends. He urged us to turn the TV on.  It seems like yesterday to me…As our nation holds somber remembrance ceremonies all over in most communities, I cannot help but be amazed at the r...

By Kim Sellers, Lake Arrowhead Realtor - BRE#01412099 - Lake Arrow
(Lake Arrowhead, CA Coldwell Banker)
Comments 20
Lake Arrowhead Outlet tower, what is it?  If you have ever been on Lake Arrowhead or driven by it on Hwy 173, you might be curious about what it is.  The Tower stands 43 feet above the water when the lake is full.  It is the outlet tower located approximately 500 feet off Eagle Point in 145 feet ...

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 14
Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow. Melody Beattie

By Nick, Cindy & Nicholas Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 16
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. John W. Gardner

By Joyce Godwin, Realtor, CRS, RE/MAX Elite Properties
(RE/MAX Elite Properties; Serving Cypress, Spring, Tomball, NW Houston)
Comments 17
  Halloween Trick-or-Treat Off the Streets at Houston Premium Outlets Looking for Halloween alternatives or fall festivals to attend on Halloween? Come out for an afternoon of fun on Sunday, October 31, 2010, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  The Houston Premium Outlets in Cypress, TX, just outside of...

By Chuck Willman UtahHomes.me, Utah Homes
(Utah Homes)
Comments 27
I don't know how many of you have followed the many articles dealing with aging in the modern workforce. Maybe it's a non-issue for some of you for reasons that I will share later.There's an excellent article from the Harvard Business Review titled "How Do We Combat Ageism? By Valuing Wisdom as M...

By Mimi Foster, Voted Colorado Springs Best Realtor
(Falcon Property Solutions)
Comments 102
If you've been in real estate for any length of time, you recognize that every deal is different and there is no way to anticipate some of the crazy twists and turns ahead for a transaction, or how some people can find ways to try to beat the system. Over the two decades since this happened, the ...

By Bob Haywood, BobHaywood.com
(McGraw Realtors)
Comments 9
Black Algae.  Ick!  Even the name of this nasty pool infestation sounds gross.  And it is!  Black algae is a nasty algae that is extremely stubborn to fight.  Your pool water can be crystal clear blue and you can still have black algae!  Your chemical balance can be perfect, and you can still hav...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 33
As Lou Ludwig quoted: "As I see it a new day a new beginning.""Each new hour holds new changes for new beginnings. The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change." Maya AngelouWishing everyone joyful blessings of good health and a prosperous 2018! Happy New Year to one...

By Robert Siciliano, Realty Security and Identity Theft Expert Speaker
(IDTheftSecurity.com Inc)
Comments 10
Believe it or not, you just can’t shred too much. If you aren’t destroying your sensitive data, my best advice is for you to start now. There are people out there who make a living diving into dumpsters in search of credit card info, bank account number, mortgage statements, and medical bills; al...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
Comments 17
We just wanted to take a moment to wish you a Happy New Year! May 2018 bring you health, happiness, and prosperity.  Please give us a call at RE/MAX Property Specialists 570-972-2940 if you are visiting the Poconos. Our agents would be happy to help you rent or buy a home in the beautiful Pocono ...