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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Riverbend Realty, Cape Girardeau, MO - 2004008944
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If you have never visited the famous Christmas Crafts Fairs in Cape Girardeau, make your way to Cape this weekend. Hundreds, yes that's right, HUNDREDS of exhibitors will display handmade items. Each year, the show features over 300 booths, many of which have live demonstrations. Many items can ...
11/22/2013
http://signupfordotrealtor.com/ A new domain is in the making, especially for Realtors®. Announced Nov. 7 at the National Association of Realtor® convention in San Francisco, the new domain will be available only to NAR members and the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). Only members of the ...
11/21/2013
Where were you when you heard that President Kennedy had been assissinated? Yes, I am old enough to have an answer to the question. As we near the 50th anniversary, I am reminded of that day, which I remember so clearly. I was in junior high school Physical Education class. Right after roll was t...
11/20/2013
As we neared our house in the subdivision, my husband and I found the road completely blocked by two fire trucks, a fire company response vehicle, an ambulance, and a police cruiser. Expecting to see smoke somewhere, we looked at the house which seemed to be the focus of attention. No smoke, but ...
11/18/2013
HomePath loans will now require five percent down, instead of the three percent down payment previously required. HomePath Financing is the Fannie Mae program which offers special incentives through participating HomePath lenders to finance Fannie Mae owned properties. As explained on the HomePat...
11/18/2013
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Missouri's firearm deer season started Saturday morning. For residents who live in town and those who do not hunt, that may not seem like a big deal. Deer season does, however, impact non-hunters and town dwellers. Deer are likely to be more skittish and on the move more during deer season. For t...
11/17/2013
We were going through the supermarket check-out when the right side of my glasses' wire frame popped loose. The tiny, little screw that holds the entire apparatus together had wiggled loose; and when the frame gave way, that critical, barely visible part of the frame was launched into the air, ne...
11/15/2013
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I'm an optimist, so I'll say that October/November time of the year has been lucky for me, instead of unlucky. Two years ago in October, I had two surgeries, one to remove my gallbladder and another to remove a suspicious polyp. It was clean and I survived a cancer scare. One year ago in October,...
11/14/2013
While AgentMatch's stated goals are lofty, I suppose, the purpose of NAR is to serve its members, not to serve the public. Agents do not participate in NAR based on production. They participate regardless of production. While I believe the AgentMatch program will bring my name up sometimes, I'm n...
11/13/2013
Should the seller be present during showings? Buyer's and seller's agents, alike, will usually chorus a resounding "No." The rationale we usually hear, however, focuses on the buyer being uncomfortable. From the listing agent's perspective, though, several things can go wrong. Anything the seller...
11/12/2013
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