Tri-Cities Washington Best Investor Market in Nation?

Spoken Gently posted this 3,908 Views

We've lived in the Tri City area of Southeast Washington for four years. We moved here to semi-retire. We cashed-in on properties we owned in Southern California and Mammoth Mountain California, and bought into our current market with the purchase of several multi-family properties. We expected to live off the rental income and didn't expect much by way of appreciation. We've been pleasantly surprised. All our multi-family properties have increased in value by an average of at least 25%, and...

Fresh Houses Sell

Michael Peterson posted this 1,328 Views

Fresh House: Smells Sell A smell can either make or break a home. Yes, it's true. Even a Realtor will tell you to make a batch of homemade chocolate chip cookies before holding an open house or to air the home out and make it smell good. But let's face it, sometimes there are circumstances that hold this possibility at bay. In other words: kids, dirty clothes, pets, preparing fish for dinner or even cutting up an onion can all stink up the house for weeks on end. So, what's a homeowner ...

Get crushed but keep selling - It's what sales is all about!

SVRPaul posted this 1 1,461 Views

I was actually posting an article over on Active Rain and looking for a used car salesman picture and came across this video. I particularly like how this guy keeps selling even after getting crushed!  Enjoy!  Top Gun Motors - Watch more free videos


Carol Clawson posted this 1,840 Views

With the summer winding down, it's time to consider a winter rental in Palm Beach Gardens. If you're a golf enthusiast, consider renting a gorgeous 2 bedroom, 2 bath, with den, condo in Palm Beach Gardens/ West Palm Beach's finest golf and country club -- Ibis.  The Weiss-Clawson Team represents the owner of this beautifully decorated seasonal rental with includes full golf priviledges on any of Ibis'  three magnificent Jack Nicklaus courses as well as full membership...

New Chicago Homes Incentives

SVRPaul posted this 2,806 Views

It was bound to start and we predicted that it would happen well over a year ago. New Home builders in Chicago that would start offering great incentives for potential buyers to purchase their homes. Through years of experience working with new home sales there are several things we have learned and some of these are: New Home Builders Are in the business to sell Homes New home builders typically do not sit around on standing inventory and price their homes to see what will happen. They ...

Bonita Springs Real Estate Sales - January to June 2007

Gulf Coast Associates posted this 3,605 Views

The mid year Bonita Springs real estate sales statistics for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Bonita Springs, known as the "Gateway to the Gulf" is one of Southwest Florida's fastest growing coastal cities. Lifestyle options are endless and its central location between Ft. Myers and Naples make it a most desirable destination. While its growth has been prolific, the city still has that small town charm with an exceptional quality of life. Bonita Springs Sales Data Bonita Spr...

Charming Rancher With Tons Of Updates $229,900

Michael Peterson posted this 842 Views

Charming rancher with tons of updates! This 956 sqft, 2 bedroom, 1 bath home offers new electrical, brand new fully renovated bathroom, new thermal windows, new baseboard heaters and a 2 year old roof. Plus a detached studio/workshop/office which is fully wired with storage on one side, and a bedroom on the other! Not to mention the big 8712 sqft lot that is completely private with fruit trees. This home is close to shopping, amenities and on the bus route.

Five Things You Can Do To Protect Your Home In a Hurricane

Calum posted this 984 Views

Say hello to Andrea, Barry, Chantal, Dean, Erin and all their friends. If this year proves to be as active a hurricane season as the meteorologists predict, you could well be on a first name basis with them soon. While it’s probably impossible to completely hurricane-proof your home, there are some steps that you can take to lessen the damage your home is likely to sustain.   Inspect your home. FLASH (Federal Alliance for Safe Homes) offers a DIY Wind Inspection ch...

Why are template websites bad for SEO?

Morgan Carey posted this 3 8,372 Views

Why are template websites bad for SEO? The funny thing is, they actually aren't - in fact there is absolutely nothing wrong with using a template website as a low cost alternative to a custom design while you are getting started and don't have the budget for a full blown custom. Users often operate under the mistaken assumption that because the source code (The html not the content) is the same, you can run into duplicate content issues. Not try at all, search engines are concerned with th...