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JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
URGENT! Please read! Below is a link to the National Association of Realtors Site on defending the mortgage interest rate deduction.  Please read and write your congressman: Here’s a breif summary from the NAR page: “What is the fundamental issue? Individuals are permitted to deduct mortgage interest paid on mortgage
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
The home has been vacant for 7 months, now winter is here and you’re afraid something might happen to the largest assest in your portfolio…..It’s been on the market, you’ve reduced the price as low as you can afford to go and then some….Now what?  You may consider renting your
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
Great new podcast: check it out here: www.mynewhome.com and click on Real Estate pod cast
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
Check out this great survey, conducted by NAR (National Association of Realtors), this survey gives great insight into todays buyers ans sellers: http://www.realtor.org/press_room/news_releases/2010/11/survey
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
Great Article to read! NAR: 10 Market Facts for Uncertain Times.
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
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JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
What’s the greatest state to show how real estate is moving and the likelihood of your home selling? Pending sales! This is tracked nationally but having this stat calculated for your neighborhood is the most accurate.  I utilize this information in combintation with sevreal other figures to determine the best
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
Great Article from the Wall Street Journal:  10 Reasons To Buy a Home Enough with the doom and gloom about homeownership. Brett Arends explains why owning a home is a good thing. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703376504575492023471133674.html
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
Activity is up! Currently, we are seeing more home buying activty than in previous months, in homes under $200k.  I attribute this to the timing of expiration of the tax credit and where we are in the year.  Typically early fall is still strong in sales, and this yaer we
JOHN RICE ASSOCIATE BROKER | REALTOR
Labor day is approaching soon which signals the last days of summer and onset of all things fall.  Like football, start of hockey, color tours, and warmth by the fire.  With that in mind, we’re also compiling a list of the to-dos before winter: painting, cleaning, and such as we