Finding a Good Lender

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As we learn more about the sub-prime "melt-down" of 2007, the selection of a good lender is apparent in its importance as a key step to success. A new home buyer must pay careful attention to this selection and a good REALTOR will facilitate the process and add to your success. Your realtor can provide you with some web sites for information and a list of some proven lenders. These referred professionals will explain their financing programs and options to you, but do not hesitate ...

What To Do When You Fall Behind On Your Mortgage

Gulf Coast Associates posted this 3,308 Views

If you've found yourself in the nerve wracking and precarious position of not being able to make your mortgage payments - or you're consistently paying late and receiving phone and mail contacts - this information is custom made for you. It may surprise you that most mortgage servicers (the company that collects your payment) want to work something out with you. However, if you don't answer their phone calls or respond to mail inquiries - then you're not going to get any help and will probab...

Fort Walla Walla Museum Fall Harvest Festival and German Heritage Day

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Looking for something to do with family or friends this weekend? Consider the Fall Harvest and German Heritage events at the Fort Walla Walla Museum. The two programs are combined this year into a weekend of fun September 22nd and 23rd, from 10am-5pm. For 15 years, this pioneer-style event brings food and games for everyone, and lots of activities centered around methods and utilities of generations past. There are plenty of performances to watch and/or participate in like the Living H...

Richland Washington Wine | Richland Wa Viticulture and Tasting Rooms

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If you’re a wine connoisseur and considering real estate opportunities in the state of Washington, then Richland, located in the Tri-Cities area near the confluence of the Columbia, Yakima, and Snake Rivers, may just be the perfect place for you. Richland is the central home to a growing and thriving viticulture (wine-producing) area, which is responsible for grape cultivation, generating the production of international brands of world-class fine wine within four major appellations, or certi...

RealUmbrella.com -- Will it work?

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Sometime in the next few weeks yet another website, www.RealUmbrella.com, will be launched with the goal to fundamentally change how residential real estate transactions are handled.  “Stand by for The Real Estate Market shake up!”, claims the home page of RealUmbrella.com, under the motto “Be Your Own Agent” as it ambitiously touts itself as “The For Sale By Owner of the future - today.”   At its core, the plan of the business model is t...

Fort Meade BRAC in the news - Lost taxes / Hurt feelings

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It’s coming and so are the budget issues.  Below is a summary from a recent Baltimore Sun Article.  See full article at link below. State and county officials are hoping that the Army will pitch in to assist with infrastructure upgrades needed to keep pace with the anticipated BRAC growth.  However, with a planned office complex to be built on the base, the building will not generate any tax revenue for the surrounding areas.   That’s right, because it...

No MLS Syndication for NEFAR

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After inquiring on behalf of a customer, Real Estate Webmasters has learned that the Northeast Florida Association of Realtors is currently in the planning stage of, but does not have a working solution for, syndicating their listing data through an RSS feed. For those not familiar with RSS and syndication, any website that features the RSS acronym or the RSS logo supports the syndication of their content. This is usually for the purpose of informing people that their website is updating a...

Real Estate Sales Reports for Piney Orchard in Odenton Maryland

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The Piney Orchard real estate inventory decreased in August 2007 with homes for sale leveling out back to about June levels.  Still with over 164 homes actively for sale in August and just 30 properties under contract or sold, it is still a strong home buyers market.  The totals below include all single family homes, townhomes, and condominums for sale in the Piney Orchard subdivision in Odenton Maryland. ...

Victory Ranch - New Golf & Fly Fishing Community near Park City Utah

parkcityjulie posted this 4,151 Views

         Victory Ranch is a new up and coming golf community in the town of Francis Utah which is a short 20-25 minute drive from Park City Utah.  There are several great private golf communities in the Park City and surrounding area.  Each community has their own area of focus.  Victory Ranch has a focus on fly fishing.   It is in its earlier phases so you can find some great opportunities on ideal lot locations with fanta...

Geist vs. Fishers - Round 2

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In a bold move to fight the town of Fishers annexing them, Geist residents have filed 273 petitions with Hamilton County to become the towns of East and West Geist.  If this measure gets approved, the two new towns could be incorporated as early as November 2007. Although I think one Geist would be better than two, earlier this year the town of Fishers annexed the lake bottom of Geist reservoir and forced Geist residents to incorporate into the two separate towns.  Geist reside...