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By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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I am happy to share my Feng Shui client from New Rochelle, NY took a moment to express her experience during and after her home Feng Shui consultation. Its always an honor to hear how this physical, emotional, mental and energetic work is helping to transform people's lives. Thank you for the opp...

By RJ Baxter, 303-670-0137
(Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation)
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 Have a great day and a great week!-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

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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3802 James St #55, Bellingham 98226  Looking for that hidden gem in coveted James St Estates? well you are in luck & opportunities like this one do not come all that often. Here is a very tastefully, professionally designed & updated home. The doors openings are all 34in wide to accommodate any d...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty)
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A perpetual question.There are so many blog posts here in 'Rain that proves.Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland's re-post from archives.Does Blogging Work?       When asked if blogging works. I replied with a few questions.     Does one print ad sell a house?  Does one postcard sell a house? Does o...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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22 Shetland Ct, Bellingham 98229-4436 Enjoy the best of sudden valley living in this location, on a quiet cul-de-sac with territorial views this lot has everything you need. Property comes with rights to, public sewer, water, electricity, cable and phone in street. Amenities include 24-hour secur...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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8428 Garden of Eden Rd, Sedro Woolley 98284 Builders own Custom 5000 sq ft home boasts main floor kitchen w/high-end appliances & pellet stove, parlor w/gas fireplace, library, big utility/MUD room. 3 2nd-story LRG bedrooms including master suite ALC w/amazing territorial views. 3 more view rooms...

By Dennis Herman, Dennis Herman
(Realty Executives Elite)
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You can see it isn’t a link to Linkedin, but goes to some website called nextgenradio2017. I couldn’t find anything on that domain on the Internet. What is this leading to and what is the goal of this email? I can’t be sure. Attacks on social media sites such as Linkedin are common. The goal of ...

By McKenzie Johnson EasternNCSales/Military, SCOUT the life you LOVE!
(CRI Properties/SCOUT Carolinas Group)
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    I’m sure I don’t need to tell you there have been lots of changes in the real estate industry in the last few years.  Rumor patrol is part of my job.  We had an amazing series of meetings with base officials, state organizations, and peers.  The result?  A few updates. -Rumors have swirled fo...

(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness. Euripides

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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      Today, June 21, is the first day of Summer.  It is "the longest day of the year".  You will have 15 hours of sunlight to enjoy your favorite outdoor activity.       The Summer Solstice occurs today at 12:24 AM Eastern Time.  The sun will be directly over the Tropic of Cancer.        Wikiped...

By Erica Simpson,
(Erica Homes, LLC)
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By Irene D. Lockel, Let me help you unLOCK your dream home!
(Netter Real Estate)
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The Netter Real Estate Team Supports Breast Cancer Awareness. Our team made donations to the cause and donned denim and pink!The Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an International health campaign to promote awareness about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. It is commemorate...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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  The Liberty Bell     Fact: This is not the first Bell, This is the Bell that was recast by Pass and Stow in 1753 in Philadelphia. The first bell was cast in England and arrived in Philadelphia in August of 1752. It cracked the first time it was rung.   Fact: Though the Declaration of Independe...

By Jared Hokanson, Realtor Southern Oregon
(Hokanson Realty)
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As you purchase a home using a credit card then you need to make sure that you have checked all details first. You have to be keen in checking all details most especially if there is any suspicious transaction. You need to call your credit card company so you can prevent any possible problem. It ...

By Pamela Cendejas, Second Self Virtual Assistance (928) 692-3235
(Second Self Virtual Assistance)
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How to Build Your Brand on Instagram5 Steps to Finding SuccessAccording to HootSuite, Instagram has over 500 million active monthly users who have shared over 40 billion photos.  That's an average of  95 million photos and videos shared each day. Pew Research Center did a demographic study of Ins...

By Lenn Harley, Real Estate Broker - Virginia & Maryland
(Lenn Harley,, MD & VA Homes and Real Estate)
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Interesting news from the state of Virginia. Lenn                        *     *     *     *  Posted: 28 Jan 2016 05:03 PM PST Thursday proved to be a productive day for VAR’s legislative agenda as a few of its bills continued through the legislative process. House Bill 741 (Del. Jackson Miller),...

By Rich Jacobson, Your Kitsap County WA Real Estate Broker
(The Sound Realty Team)
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Okay, so I'm rehashing another one of my pet peeves here in the Rain. So you're sitting there late at night, or perhaps it's early in the morning. Either way, it's your valuable time, time you could be doing something else. Like 'sleeping!' But you've chosen to be here - at your computer, logged ...

By Paul Eastwood, My Buying Buddy IDX CRM
(My Buying Buddy IDX CRM Suite)
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Ok workout aficionados, that analogy might not be right 100% of the time. However, most will see my point. We buy things and sign up for things with the intention to use them and then don’t follow through. Your CRM, like an occasionally or unused gym membership, will not yield results unless you ...

By Dennis Dahlberg
(Level 4 Funding )
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4 Ways People Who Successfully Fix and Flip Arizona Properties Think Differently We were lucky enough to speak with Jenna Jacques, who specializes in fix and flip Arizona real estate properties. In this second part of a four-part series, we’ll reveal some of her keen insights that have led to her...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Pay-it-Forward – Hunger Bags Made Easy While I was at my local Safeway store I noticed a table filled with pre-made “Hunger Bags.” Safeway makes it so easy to  pay-it-forward  by making a hunger bag donation. The sales receipts are attached showing the contents and the amount. Safeway has really ...