Boston Macallen Building Sets Green Standard for Condos

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As Green building and development continues to spread across the country, Boston has joined the club.  The Macallen Building, a 140-unit development in South Boston is one of the most progressive developments in the city, opening its doors to residents in June of 2007, it has achieved a coveted Gold-level Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design  (LEED) certification badge, currently the only across all Boston real estate. The sloping 6 to 12 story Macallen Building, ne...

Surprise boost in housing sales

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We finally got some good housing news in the USA. In my past blog posts i have been bad mouthing the National News. Well i have some good news to report. Sales of new homes perked up in July, while factory orders took off, raising hopes that the economy can safely weather financial turmoil that has shaken Wall Street. New home sales rose 2.8% in July. I have noticed a spike in people also wanting to buy homes in the Dallas-Fort Worth Market also.  In the last 2 or 3 weeks I have had so ma...

Marketing Windward Homes For Sale

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If you are considering listing your Windward home for sale, there are some important factors to consider before you decide which real estate agent you think can provide your home with the most exposure to potential buyers. The internet has changed the way buyers search Windward homes for sale and few REALTORS have capitalized on the advantage that internet marketing can provide as additional exposure directly to buyers. This change has not gone unnoticed by us. We have embraced the internet ...

Microsoft Tafiti Launched and Provides Fodder for Google Competition Speculation | Silverlight Re...

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Microsoft launches experimental search site Tafiti (you will need to download and install Silverlight). I find this interesting in light of the rumors behind Microsoft acquiring Yahoo. Let's look at an analogy here. IBM slept, and Microsoft took over IBM's share of he PC market. Now let us compare Google to IBM. Google, at the top of the market and resting on it's laurels, all the while Microsoft has Microsoft Live, Yahoo (let's imagine for a moment), now Tafiti. As real estate agents s...

Florence Oregon tribal casino adds 250 new jobs

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FLORENCE, Oregon -- As reported by the Oregon Register-Guard: "Wanted: 250 new employees in a town of 8,000 people. "It's not every day that an employer in the City of Rhododendrons posts a job ad like that. But on Friday, the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians will begin hiring in anticipation of the newer, bigger Three Rivers Casino and Hotel opening at year's end. "The tribe will begin the hiring boom with the grand opening of a new ...

Lely Resort Real Estate - A Mid Year Sales Update

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The mid year real estate market statistics for both Lely Resort home and condominium sales are listed below. Lely Resort is one of Naples' premier gated communities. Encompassing 3,000 acres of lakes and preserves, it is truly a sought after place to live by those seeking a respite from the stress of everyday life. Lely Resort is an amenity rich, sophisticated and luxurious style of living conveniently located near Naples’ beaches, 5th Avenue shopping, and exquisite dining experiences...

Mortgages rates down to lowest point since May

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It is time to buy a home, Call an agent today. Not only in most markets are the home prices down, as you read in the title the rates are down also. Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, reported Thursday that 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages averaged 6.52 percent. If you are looing for a home now is the time to buy In Dallas-Fort Worth Texas we have a builder that is offering a 5.25 rate on FHA loans under 210,000. If you in the market for a brand new home in the Dallas -Fort Worth a...

New to this forum, but very interested in growing my business on line

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Hello all of you fellow webmasters blog posters.  My name is Anne Eliason and I work in real estate in the Phoenix Valley.  I am not new to real estate, but I am new to Blogging.  I am very interested in any tips on how to get my blog to more people and how to capture business from my blog. I am also interested in growing my on-line business.  Any tips on how to do that would also be much appreciated!  

Real Estate SEO | Co-Citation in Blogging | Link Love

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We cite other resources when blogging for the visitor's benefit, right? Certainly we do. However, co-citation has a SEO benefit. I have recommended this article many times in support of co-citation. It is a classic among the resources I recommend for citing other sources when blogging. Essentially, the author makes the point that citing other authority sources strengthens your content relative to search engine positioning. The author Jim Boyken, is well respected in the SEO community. Consid...

Kennewick Little League | Little League World Series | Kennewick Babe Ruth Baseball

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Once again our community is represented in the Little League World Series. This baseball season our Kennewick Babe Ruth Team has made the cut. Currently, the Kennewick 13-year-olds are sitting atop their World Series Pool with a 20-0 win over Manchester, N.H. Today, the Kennewick 13-year-old All-Stars have earned a bye into the semi-finals. Go Kennewick! A few years ago, our Richland Little League was our local team making it to the Little League World Series. The Richland Little League w...