Using the Camera for More than Just Pretty Listing Photos

judyo posted this 1,147 Views

I use my digital camera a lot for real estate to take many photos of a home for sale to use in photo slideshows, virtual tours and still shots on my websites.  Like some of my portable tools, it doesn't always stay in my car but usually sits on a shelf on my desk until I need it.  Sometimes I wish I had it with me when I'm out and miss a good photo op (still not sure how to download photos from my cell phone and I'm also not sure of the quality). Yesterday I had a closing for La...

Tennessee Is Good for Business!

Memphis posted this 904 Views

        In both Memphis and Nashville I know, it is becoming more and more popular for families to relocate in from other parts of the country for business reasons. We are attracting larger firms as they expand and  here in Memphis we have had several large companies move their headquarters here; such as International Paper, Schering Plough, FedEx has been here and other. We welcome all to the wonderful state of Tennessee!  ...

Traceland Estates in Leipers Fork

Gary Ashton posted this 7,401 Views

 Leipers Fork and Traceland Estates Traceland estates is located on a small back road just of the scenic and very desirable address of Old Hillsboro. If you live on Old Hillsboro you are either sitting on a gold mine or you paid a good some of money for your home. Traceland Estates is an equestrian development put together by the very forward think Tower Land Company. They have managed to buy tracts of land in the Leipers Fork area and develop them with the equestrian buyer in...

Tucson Real Estate - Growth Continues

mkrotchie posted this 944 Views

Tucson Real Estate - Growth Continues by Michael Krotchie     Salutations everyone! Just a brief update on the continuing growth of Tucson real estate market in Pima County, in particular the Northwest side of town. The town of Marana, which covers approximately 120 square miles, has been experiencing rapid growth the past few years. With a soon-to-come Town Center consisting of a mix of commercial, residential, and corporate/public uses the town is anchoring a solid foundat...

Chicago wins USOC 2016 Olympics Bid

SVRPaul posted this 1,661 Views

After a long and well organized campaign to convince the United States Olympic Committee that Chicago would be a better candidate for the 2016 Olympics then Los Angeles, The USOC today announced that it has selected Chicago over Los Angeles for it's bid to host the 2016 Olympics. This is a major step in the process for selecting a city to host the 2016 Olympics by the International Olympic Committee and a huge accomplishment for the City of Chicago who has never hosted an Olympics before....

Golf Living’s Ground Floor

Spoken Gently posted this 1,266 Views

Golf as a sport has the tendency to grab people at a young age and make them fans of the game for life. As time moves on, the love for the game grows and a person’s game is constantly refined over time to get to a point where nothing sounds better than an afternoon on a golf course with the sun over head, a drink in one hand and the lowest score out of your playing group.  Read more. Related Resources: Golf in Tri-Cities Washington Greenery and Golf Tri-Cities Recreation ...

Don’t Flop Your Flip

Spoken Gently posted this 1,006 Views

The process of flipping a home seems like a simple enough premise. Buy a home for a low value, add some value to it through various improvements and finally sell it for a handsome profit. However, that formula simply doesn’t work every time and there are flips every year that become massive flops, some big enough to discourage those investors from getting back into the business. This is a bit of a shame given that a few failures are common in any profession, whether it be house flippin...

Agents Steeped In Staging Save Money

Spoken Gently posted this 1,140 Views

When going through the process of selling a piece of real estate, a home owner most likely bristles at the thought of spending more money to sell the property on top of a real estate agent’s commission. However, in the case of staging, Realtors that customarily go through a professional staging service can see much better results, selling the home quicker and for a higher price. The added cost may scare some sellers away, but those that get on board are quickly rewarded.  Read mor...

Riding A River's Crest

Spoken Gently posted this 1,174 Views

Living on a river can entail some of the finest scenery and nicest natural landscaping of any type of property. Along with the lush growing conditions a riverside property brings, a home on the river can offer spectacular views of a river and the wildlife it attracts. Indeed, living on a river and in an area that is well-maintained along it can be one of the nicest places to live in any area of the country, explaining the premium often put on riverside lots.  Read more.  Related Resources...

ITS A FUN MUSICAL WEEKEND IN THE PALM BEACH GARDENS AREA

Weiss Clawson posted this 811 Views

Loads of performers are in town to entertain our locals and visitors this weekend. It is shaping up to be a very musical weekend. Michael Feinstein and Roslyn Kind (Barbra Streisand's sister) are performing at the Kravis Center at 8 p.m. tonight (April 14).  Feinstein is well known for his renditions of Gershwin, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and many other music legends.  Tomorrow the Kravis Center headlines Nana Mouskouri on her World Farwell Tour, also at 8 p.m. Two jazz ...