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2008 

DON'T FORGET THE GREEN BEAN CASSEROLE   Somebody Please Put Me Out Of My Misery!!   Every year about this time IT starts.  What is IT you ask?  I am glad you asked because I am going to tell you.  Every year French's start running commercials for IT...the dreaded green bean casserole.  There is a...
11/26/2008
Dad, What's That On The Grill? I must say that the very best turkey that you can eat is a Fried Turkey. I have been frying  turkeys for over ten years.  Fried turkeys have become popular and it seems that everbody is frying.  When I still want a juicy turkey, but don't feel like the work that goe...
11/25/2008
ALL OF THIS TAGGING HAS GOT TO STOP :) This past weekend was very busy.  I spent saturday finishing up paperwork for a December closing as well as continuing my tile project in the bathroom.  Sunday was busy also with church.  I played in the morning and then visited another church in the afterno...
11/24/2008
It's The Holiday Season - We ALL Need COOKIES :) My buddy Calvin has really been giving me a hard time about these cookie recipes. I tried to hold back, but I couldn't do it. I know you guys are looking forward to the next cookie recipe.  So here ya go. This recipe comes to us compliments of Shan...
11/21/2008
Should I REALLY Thank Active Rain For THIS Phone Call????? I repeat once again that I LOVE Active Rain.  Active Rain has been the forum that allowed me to meet and exceed one of my goals for 2008.  That goal was to increase my web presence and position myself as an expert when it comes to real es...
11/21/2008
Well it finally happened.  Yesterday I was tagged.  Once by my brother from another mother Hal Pace and once by my Hot Grill buddy Jim Albano.  So what does that mean you say?  Ok, Here are the rules: 1. Grab the nearest book. 2. Open the book to page 56. 3. Find the fifth sentence. 4. Post the t...
11/20/2008
PLEASE LISTEN TO OUR MENU CAREFULLY BECAUSE OUR OPTIONS HAVE CHANGED!  Everyone has hear the above line when trying to call any company.  This is usually followed by a series of "If you would like ____ press 1, To report a _____ press 2", etc.  How frustrating is this when all you want to do is t...
11/20/2008
I have always told my clients that there are several things that sell a home.   1. Location 2. Price 3. Condition 4. Accessibility Price Seller Concession Interior Size  Days On Market  # of Price Reductions  Current Status Beds Full Baths 1/2 Baths # of Pics Notes  $  229,000  $           -    ...
11/19/2008
I have always told my clients that there are several things that sell a home.   1. Location 2. Price 3. Condition 4. Accessibility   The table below is data related to a recent listing.  The addresses have been changed so that I may speak freely about the other listed properties in the area.  Pri...
11/19/2008
One For The Guys Ok fellas.  I know many of you are wondering what happened to your buddy Leander McClain.  The Burlington County New Jersey Realtor & Real Estate Consultant.  The mans man.  The one who talks about man caves and other manly things.  I have had many guys ask me "dude.....what's up...
11/18/2008