CK Chung nominated as SEO judge for REW Blogging contest

Morgan Carey posted this 2,711 Views

And we are lucky to have him! CK has graciously volunteered to sit on the judging panel with me to judge the SEO component of the REW Blogs contest. For those of you who don't know him: CK Chung, aka Kid Disco of, started optimizing websites before he even knew what SEO was. Utilizing his schooling, knowledge, logic, and instincts, he implemented what he later found out to be along the lines of the best practices for SEO. Beginning his professional career by performing ...

Benton County Fair | Benton Franklin County Fair and Rodeo

Spoken Gently posted this 8,198 Views

The 2010 Benton Franklin County Fair and Rodeo begins August 23 with the Demolition Derby and ends on August 28. In the Tri-Cities Washington area, there are about a half dozen cornerstone events and the fair is one of them. Our community is one centered around the nucleus of the family, and the fair is all about family fun. Our yearly routine involves buying our kids the arm band that allows unlimited rides. The family fair routine for us involves two visits to the fair on the day of the fa...

Exact Day of the Year to List an Atlanta Home

Ryan Ward posted this 1,126 Views

What if I could tell you that I know the exact day to list your home that will give you the best chance to sell your home? Would you believe me? It's true. I can, and, I'm going to tell you how! By utilizing some readily available information, you can do this for any home anywhere. But, before we get too far along here, I feel that it is important to have a caveat to my final answer as this is really a very broad generalization, and for your particular home, you will need specific dat...

Relevant Reading - No link spam please

Morgan Carey posted this 6 3,516 Views

This is the first installment in a series of posts I have promised in order to help REW Bloggers create the best blogs possible and hopefully win some really great prizes in the REW Blogs Contest. The topic of this blog post is how to properly use the "Relevant Reading" (Formerly named "links" ) section of your REW Blog. I renamed this section in an attempt to further educate members in terms of the purpose of this section and to help them understand that it is not just ...

My Safe Florida Home Wind Inspections

Gulf Coast Associates posted this 2 7,636 Views

With Hurricane Dean heading into the southern Gulf of Mexico, we thought it might be a good time to remind Florida residents of the state sponsored My Safe Florida Homes free wind inspection program. Floridians can learn how safe their homes are now, what they can do to strengthen their homes, and find out if they are eligible for savings on their hurricane insurance premiums. In addition, homeowners who receive an inspection through the program may be eligible for matching grants up to $5...

Tulips, Tech Stocks and Townhomes

Branden Schroeder posted this 2,815 Views

What do these three “T” items have in common? In their respective markets, they have all been the source of severe overvaluations and bubble bursts because people failed to pay proper attention to the foundations and fundamentals of value in the hope to get-rich-quick.   The so-called ‘tulip bulb craze’ that occurred in 16th Century Holland is one of the most vivid demonstrations of wild speculation run amok. When the “bulb bubble” burs...

Buy your Park City Utah Ski Passes Now and Save

parkcityjulie posted this 1,934 Views

Here is a Park City ski video to get you in the mood to buy your Park City locals ski passes to save $$$.   Fall is approaching so is that time to buy discount locals ski passes at the Park City ski resorts. Maybe you are not a full time resident but if you have a Utah property tax bill or utility bill you just may qualify as a local to obtain discount ski passes.  Ski passes can be as low as $42/ day versus t...

Mortgage Shopping and Credit Scores

Gulf Coast Associates posted this 1 3,197 Views

Many times we're asked about whether or not several mortgage lenders pulling a credit report will affect a borrowers' credit rating. When you are shopping for a mortgage loan, it is not uncommon to have more than one "lender" looking at your credit.  For that reason your FICO score will not be affected if the inquiries are made within a short period of time, usually 30 days. For instance, a mortgage inquiry by three lenders on three different days in the past 30 days will not be counted agai...

16020 NW 22 Ave Miami, Florida

lesende posted this 1,215 Views

Excellent location in Miami, Florida. Spacious 3 bed 1 bath single family home. New roof, completely remodeled tiles, kitchen, bathroom, texture walls, popcorn ceiling, big fenced yard. Property is currently rented at $1,400 a month. Investors are welcome. Owner/Broker. List Price $199,000.  Click here for more details.

Creating Featured Listings With WordPress

Ryan Ward posted this 2 2,079 Views

I have searched and searched without success to find a plugin to transform a WordPress blog page into a user friendly way to showcase lisitngs. Until now. It took me about three hours to get it to look right so this will be a tutorial to save time for you if you like it. Before you bother going to far in your reading, take a look at this blog post I created using this plugin to advertise my Brookhaven townhome for sale. So if you like it here is what you will need: FTP access to yo...