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North Texas Startups Received $693 Million in Venture Capital Investment in 2013

North Texas Startups Received $693 Million in Venture Capital Investment in 2013 | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Dallas TX (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Its been well-documented that 2013 was a huge year for North Texas real estate activity, but the results of a new report reveal that last year was also an exemplary one for ventu...
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WOW! I hope that 2014 is an even BIGGER YEAR for us all!
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How Texas real estate set an all-time record last quarter | Advice for Texas REALTORS® | Texas Association of REALTORS

How Texas real estate set an all-time record last quarter | Advice for Texas REALTORS® | Texas Association of REALTORS | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
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I have buyers & need listings in the Wise County area. Listed four great places the last week of March and have SOLD ALL in less than a month. IF you are ready to list, call text or email me.

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Move and National Association of Realtors Sue Zillow After It Poached Former President Of Realtor.com

Move and National Association of Realtors Sue Zillow After It Poached Former President Of Realtor.com | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Move, the company behind real estate sites like Realtor.com and moving.com, and the National Association of Realtors today filed a lawsuit against Zillow and..
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A Big Threat to the Spring Housing Market

A Big Threat to the Spring Housing Market | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Low inventories of homes for-sale threatens to dampen the spring selling season this year.
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NOT good to hear again for the 2nd year in a row. Buyers are looking, but there just aren't enough properties. COME ON SELLERS in North Texas (WISE COUNTY) give me a call and lets talk about listing YOUR property.

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10 maintenance tips for first-time homeowners | Advice for Consumers | Texas Association of REALTORS

10 maintenance tips for first-time homeowners | Advice for Consumers | Texas Association of REALTORS | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
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Great tips to know! IF you are planning on your first purchase (OR YOUR SECOND, THIRD OR FOURTH) contact me and lets get started. Don't make a MOVE with me as your Texas Realtor.

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Don’t Wait! Buy the Home You Always Wanted

Don’t Wait! Buy the Home You Always Wanted | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it

Via Liz Maldonado, John M. Holland
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Great little table to let you know just what your options may be.

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Home Buying tips in a Seller's Market | Texas R...

Home Buying tips in a Seller's Market | Texas R... | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Anyone who has tried to buy a home lately knows that it can be very challenging. Historically low mortgage rates have brought homebuyers out in force. At the same time, there i...

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10 Remodeling Projects That Will Add Value to Your Home

10 Remodeling Projects That Will Add Value to Your Home | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it

Via John M. Holland
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Don't confuse MAINTENANCE project with Updating/Remodeling. Keeping your house maintained will keep its value. You shouldn't expect to receive EXTRA $$ onto the value of your home when its time to sell. HOWEVER, here are some ideas of updating/remodeling that MAY bring you more bang for your buck when selling.

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Top 5 Mistakes When Selling Your Home

Top 5 Mistakes When Selling Your Home | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Learn about the Top 5 Home Selling mistakes in today's real estate market.

Via John M. Holland
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THIS IS EXCELLENT information in ANY MARKET in any State!

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Kaye Davis's curator insight, August 27, 2014 8:00 PM

Tips for sellers!

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The Huge List of 127 Marketing Tools (+11 Bonus Sales Tools!)

In search of new tools to optimize your marketing mix? We've compiled a huge list of 127 marketing tools (plus 11 bonus sales tools!) to help make you a more productive marketer. 


Via Stefano Principato, John M. Holland
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I am ALWAYS looking for new ways to market my listings, my services and MYSELF.

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C-Marketing's curator insight, August 6, 2014 6:28 AM

Une liste d'outils (gratuits ou non) pour booster votre marketing !  

scott penton's curator insight, August 8, 2014 12:23 PM

A huge list of tools for your business

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Real Estate Leads: The Next Generation

Real Estate Leads: The Next Generation | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it

 I heaLearn how to communicate and engage with the next generation of real estate leads.

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I have heard several "SENIOR" agents (and that's not just in age) say.....I am NOT going on Facebook and waste time, I don't Tweet, or I don't have time to Social online? WELL, you MIGHT want to rethink that. It IS the way of the future if you want to stay up on the next generation of potential clients. JUST SAYIN.......

 

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John M. Holland's curator insight, August 14, 2014 10:48 AM

 Learn how to communicate and engage with the next generation of real estate leads.

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5 Steps To Buying A Home That Won’t Bust Your Budget

5 Steps To Buying A Home That Won’t Bust Your Budget | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
One question holds the key to home-buying success: Can we afford it? Lucky for you, you don’t need a degree in rocket science to find the answer. You just need to know how to budget. Here’s how.
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Great Information. LOVE Dave Ramsey Real Estate tips.

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Sharen Hager's curator insight, August 24, 2014 12:11 PM

Learn how to budget your way to buying a home.

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17 Essential Real Estate Blogs for Agents and Brokers

17 Essential Real Estate Blogs for Agents and Brokers | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Find the top essential real estate blogs agents and brokers can't miss!
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Great ways to make your PRESENCE KNOWN on the internet. Check them out. ALSO, IF YOU ARE A REALTOR, check out ActiveRain.com as well.

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HouseLogic | REALTOR® Content Resource | 6 Reasons to Reduce Your Home Price

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Hire a REALTOR to KNOW that you are pricing your house in a range that is supported by the current market for YOUR area. Call me to day and lets get started. I want to be the KEY that helps you unlock the front door of your new home.

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The domino effect of supporting local business | Inman

The domino effect of supporting local business | Inman | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Rob Morelli explains why real estate agents should boost their local economies and how to go about doing just that
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Mortgage Rates Continue to Move Up

Mortgage Rates Continue to Move Up | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Despite another uptick this week, fixed-rate mortgage continue to hover near May 2013 lows.
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Here's another great reason to put your home on the market now! Interest rates are inching back up and buyer pool may start inching down. If you are in Wise County and surrounding areas of North Texas, Give me a call and lets talk about what you home is worth in today's market.

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Low Cost Ways to Add Curb Appeal When Selling a House

Low Cost Ways to Add Curb Appeal When Selling a House | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it

Via Bill Gassett, John M. Holland
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REMEMBER, you have to get the buyer in the door to buy and if they aren't impressed with the outside, they won't get out of the car to look at the inside!

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Bill Gassett's curator insight, October 30, 2014 12:03 PM

There are not too many home sellers out there who do not understand the need to having their property looking it's best. It can certainly make or break a sale as numerous buyers are looking for properties that are in turn-key condition.


Unfortunately some homeowners to do have a large budget to spruce up their property. There are however some things you can do on a budget to add curb appeal. While these are little things they do add up and can go a long way in making your home more appealing to a buyer.


First impressions are everything! You don't want a buyer forming a negative opinion before they even walk in the front door.


Take a look and see some easy tips for making your home look it's best before putting the for sale sign in the lawn!

Bill Gassett's comment, October 30, 2014 1:44 PM
Thanks for sharing the low cost tips to make your home look great @John M. Holland!
Bill Gassett's comment, November 13, 2014 7:24 PM
Thanks for sharing @Vandore
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USDA Loan Frequently Asked Questions

USDA Loan Frequently Asked Questions | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Most consumers are not familiar with the USDA Home Loan Program – which is a shame, because it’s one of the best No Money Down Home Loans available.

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GREAT Loan plan for anyone living in an approved area. GREAT NEWS ALL OF WISE COUNTY IS QUALIFIED! I have a couple of awesome local lenders that answer all your questions. Email me or text me for their info.

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Texas 114 transformed into road of prosperity | Your Commute | Star-Telegram.com

Texas 114 transformed into road of prosperity | Your Commute | Star-Telegram.com | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Once a thin country road, Texas 114 now connects several economic power-pockets in the Metroplex — at a cost of nearly $1.43 billion in public money.

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ITS AMAZING how it has grown over the past 14 years!

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My Heart Aches for Beverly Carter

My Heart Aches for Beverly Carter | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
I'm sure yours does as well. She got up last Thursday, dressed for success and headed out to do her job - as we all do. She might have gone to the office
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PLEASE BE SAFE out their! NO SALE is worth your life!

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20 Memorable Ways to Show Real Estate Clients You Love Them

20 Memorable Ways to Show Real Estate Clients You Love Them | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
The best way to get and retain clients is through great customer service. Here are 20 memorable real estate marketing tips to show clients love and get their attention.

Via MKC Marketing, John M. Holland
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Pinterest: The Perfect Tool for Real Estate Marketing

Pinterest: The Perfect Tool for Real Estate Marketing | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Learn how to enhance your real estate marketing with Pinterest boards and pins

Via Bill Gassett, John M. Holland
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Pinterest NOT just for recipes and crafts!

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Ayo Daramola-Martin's curator insight, September 2, 2014 8:39 AM

Good article with a great link to 25 killer Pinterest real estate promotional suggestions.

ScottsdaleHomesoldfast's comment, September 20, 2014 11:44 PM
While searching for the best marketing technique in real estate, I took a commercial real estate class from a lady once who's mantra was, "All real estate is microeconomic." The four P's of marketing apply in real estate too. Placement, Price, Product, Promotion. I had a marketing prof who included a fifth P, which was Person. All of those P's must be in alignment for any marketing strategy to work as intended. Consider who your person is; create the appropriate promotion; put it in a place they will notice it; advertise the desired price and for the desired product. The appropriate and effective marketing mix will be "microeconomic" or geographic specific, more appropriately. I would love to hear your views on this?
Bill Gassett's comment, September 21, 2014 7:54 AM
I do agree with most of that statement!
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7 Things You Should Paint Instead of Replace to Save Money

7 Things You Should Paint Instead of Replace to Save Money | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
You know a fresh coat of paint can give any room a quick and inexpensive facelift. But did you know that a little paint can also perk up carpets, appliances, and even vinyl floors?Basically, if it doesn’t move, you can paint it.

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What a difference just a little fresh paint can make. MAKE SURE you have the right paint, however, for the job you are tackling.

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Michael Stuart's curator insight, August 20, 2014 5:02 AM

Use rustproof paint on metal for the Texas coast.

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The growth of the real estate comany!

The growth of the real estate comany! | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
What does God say about an agent and the growth of their real estate company? What should you be working towards? When should you be CONTENT?
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What an AWESOME Blog site for not only Christian Realtors but anyone a self employment position.

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Condo sales are heating up the Texas housing market

Condo sales are heating up the Texas housing market | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
Condominiums and townhouses are the fastest growing segment of the Texas housing market.
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THIS is such an under utilized product in Wise County. Townhomes more than condos. We have a LOVELY townhouse community in Greathouse Estates in Decatur but we could SURE USE one or two more just like it. COME ON BUILDER/Investors -- COME TO WISE COUNTY --- WE NEED YA! Call me to find the land for you.

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Rancher's Complaint May Spur New Power Line Rules, by Jim Malewitz

Rancher's Complaint May Spur New Power Line Rules, by Jim Malewitz | Real Estate Topics | Scoop.it
A North Texas rancher’s protest of a power line that splits his land – one he says was built in the wrong place – could prompt new rules addressing when a transmission company can tweak a line’s route after it is approved.
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I KNOW we have to have these power lines, but THIS was necessary to let those BIG COMPANIES KNOW they can't promise one thing and then come in THIS COUNTY and think they are going to run over it Ranchers!

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