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By Barry Owen
(Pareto Realty)
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Do you show up when you say you will? If you don’t, what do you say to the person whose time you wasted? When you know that you’re not going to show up on time (or at all), do you call the person or people you are to meet and tell the truth or do you blame it on someone else or on “circumstances ...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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This is by far the best way to get our attention to enjoy EVERY leaf of Fall splender. Most of us would pass right by without ever seeing this. Thank you for sharing it.  I personally look at the little details and really appreciate Mother Nature and the way she works on our behalf. I lived most ...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
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The Climer School of Real Estate is having a two week sales associate real estate license class at our Lake Nona campus starting Monday, October 23. This class will run Monday through Friday from 3 PM to 9 PM for two weeks.This class is fully approved and sanctioned by the Florida Department of B...

By Tim L. Ramey
(LaBelle Real Estate Group)
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Good morning.  Hope you had a wonderful relaxing weekend.  Wanted to pass along Tim's Time Outs: 20 Keys To A Happy Life: *  Compliment at least 3 people everyday.*  Watch a sunrise/sunset.*  Be the first to say "Hello".*  Live beneath your means.*  Treat everyone as you want to be treated.(The G...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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 It was 12:36 today about midway during my live radio show. There was a break between the live calls and I was reading   The best way to destroy your reputation , a post by Debe Maxwell, CRS   I liked what Debe had to say and on the spur of the moment, I incorporated her blog post into my ALL ABO...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Focus on the Details Every real estate professional knows that the success of every transaction requires great attention to the details. Many of us have polished our skills with thousands of transactions.Some of us do forget to pay attention to the details of the quality of our lives and the deta...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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Some days are easier than others. Today my plans are simple: I am going to blog, relax, see a movie and have dinner with my cousins who are here from New York City. My yard is vastly less involved than it was a couple of days ago. I still have annuals on a table that will eventually turn to mulch...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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It is a beautiful time of year. I love the fall except for the clean up. I have spent three full days washing pots, removing debris and filling my shed. It takes more time than I expect every year, probably because I add more and more each year. In any event, my hands are raw and tomorrow is anot...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
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28 Hour Online Reactivation Course If your Florida Real Estate license has been Involuntarily Inactive for more than 36 months, then you need the Florida Real Estate Commission's mandatory 28 Hour Reactivation course to keep your license. If you don't take this class, you will lose it.  You can't...

By Steve Reed, Steve Reed Branch Manager | Benchmark Home Loans
(Benchmark Home Loans)
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Regional manufacturing data from New York State surged in October due in part to strong gains in employment, new orders and shipments. The Empire State Index jumped to 30.2 in October, well above the 20.0 expected and well above the 24.4 recorded in September, the highest in three years. Looking ...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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9602 Blue Creek LN Austin, TX 78758 Beautiful lease ready for immediate move in! Don't miss out on this gem! Jacey Lofton832-767-9716The Ben Kinney Team / Keller Williams

By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, Sitterle Homes
(Sitterle Homes)
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 After the past two months with all the devastation in this country, it is really staggering to think about. We must remember that life must go one we will persevere. This is not the first time we have faced horrific events, Pearl Harbor, WWII, 9/11/ As always Americans give their best and help e...

By Fran Gaspari, "The Title Man" - Title Insurance - PA & NJ
(Patriot Land Transfer, Inc.)
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SO...It has been said, “The eyes are the windows of the soul”... WELL...It has been over 1 week since my cataract surgery has been completed in both eyes...NOW... I can see so clearly and wonderfully with my new lens implants...IT IS ALMOST HARD TO BELIEVE that a less than 12 minute surgical proc...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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13153 Janicki Rd, Sedro Woolley 98284 Great home on 5.7 acres! Home includes a large open living room with a pellet stove to keep you cozy. Upgraded entertainment sized trex deck, vinyl double pane windows throughout, 5 year old roof, private well, shop with 220 power, fenced pasture area and hor...

By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
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Over the past century - and even in our lifetimes - some words have fallen out of use. In fact, really young people might never have heard them.I'm thinking of words like "turntable." And of course, few people alive today would know the meaning of words that described parts of a buggy or harness....

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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 Very Special Family Picture.  This month Dick Greenberg is hosting an ActiveRain Contest titled "2017 ActiveRain Photography Contest".  The picture above is my entry in the "Real Life: People/Travel/Places" category.  This picture is from my trip to the Azores, Portugal, and it is of my family w...

By Robert Sizer, Associate Broker
(Andrew Arroyo Real Estate - Lic#01187872)
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No matter how challenged we may feel with our day2day struggles, many of us can’t begin to fathom the horrific grief our California neighbors to the north are experiencing. If you’re thinking about helping, you may want to read this first. Before you donate to a charity, make sure you know where...

By Judi K Barrett, BA, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Judi Barrett~Integrity Real Estate Services~Idabel, Oklahoma)
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35 Eight Mile Rd, Highway 3, Idabel, OK 3 Bed 2 Bath Home For Sale 5ac 35 Eight Mile Rd, Highway 3, Idabel, OK 3 Bed 2 Bath Home For Sale 5ac is a great home for sale just east of Idabel, Oklahoma.  This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home includes Living Room, Dining combination with Kitchen, Dining area...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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I love this post written by Roy, and I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.... take a moment, slow down and think about what he's saying here.... we're not robots... we often miss the beauty around us and the details involved in what we do for a living! Focus on the Details   Every real estate pro...

By Ben Kinney, We do real estate:Tech, Training, Sales, Brokerage
(Ben Kinney Team)
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7307 Broken Arrow LN Austin, TX 78745 Beautifully remodeled home with an abundance of living space and functional layout. Upgrades include laminate and tile flooring, granite counters in kitchen and bathrooms, and a walk-in shower in master bedroom. Conveniently located within 5 mins from IH 35 a...