San Antonio Homes ~ Houses and Apartments

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Sands Realty 210-414-0966 - Texas License #0331413
Sands Realty is a San Antonio-based independent residential real estate company and ASAP Apartment Locators committed to excellent service and exacting standards of honesty and integrity in conducting business.

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2009 

Guacamole Dip Makes 1 1/2 cups 1 1/2 tablespoons finely chopped white onion 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh cilantro 1 1/4 teaspoons jalapeno, seeded and finely chopped 1/2 teaspoon sea salt or kosher salt, plus more for seasoning if desired 1 ripe Hass avocado, pitted, peeled,...
01/31/2009
Buckhorn Saloon and Museum The Buckhorn is an experience to remember.  Providing fun for the entire family, it is actually five museums rolled into one, featuring Horns, Fins, Feathers, The Hall of Texas History Wax Museum.  There are also several temporary and special exhibits throughout the yea...
01/31/2009
~1 Cleaning - You house should look fresh and clean and detailed.  Clean every nook and cranny.  Make sure your house smells as fresh as it looks.  If you don't have time or just don't want to clean, hire a professional cleaner.  ~2 Declutter - An overused word, maybe, but decluttering will make ...
01/31/2009
San Antonio is home to the military installations of Ft. Sam Houston, Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC), Randolph AFB, and Lackland AFB.  Approximately every three years or so, depending on a person's Military Occupational Specialty, a Permanent Change of Station or PCS, occurs. Whether you are t...
01/31/2009
This is going to be simply Fabulous! photo courtesy of Brian Struble (photo is of JW Marriott in Las Vegas, NV as I don't have permission to use photos from the San Antonio site) If you've never been to a JW Marriott, prepare yourself. I've had the pleasure of staying at a few of the JW Marriott ...
01/29/2009
This week I have been sick in bed.  I really hate being confined to bed. So my list of Top Ten Things I Am Thankful for this Thursday include but are not limited to: 1.  An attentive husband. 2.  Chicken soup served in bed on a tray. 3.  Thermometer 4.  Aspirin 5.  Tissues 6.  Music 7.  The TV Re...
01/29/2009
Steubing Ranch is a beautifully planned community of newer homes in N/NE San Antonio.  Steubing Ranch offers quick access to major highways, shopping, entertainment, and excellent NEISD schools. Neighborhood amenities include a community pool and recreation facility, a park and an abundance of tr...
01/29/2009
01/28/2009
Being a caregiver myself I have often felt discouraged by the lack of support and information available for caregivers.  So I was excited to learn that a caregiver life group was being formed at my very own church. If you are a caregiver for a parent, spouse, child, etc., or expect to be one in t...
01/27/2009
At least 3 or 4 times a month I get calls and emails from people asking me to provide information on all sorts of information related to San Antonio.  They must have found me on Active Rain! :-) I always make an effort to find the information for them and so far have been successful but this one ...
01/26/2009
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We serve all areas of San Antonio, including Alamo Heights, Alamo Ranch, Boerne, Bulverde, Castle Hills, Champions, Cibolo, Converse, Deerfield, The Dominion, Encino Park, Fair Oaks Ranch, Garden Ridge, Helotes, Hill Country Village, Hollywood Park, Inwood, Leon Springs, Monte Vista, Northwest San Antonio, North Central San Antonio, Northwood, Olmos Park, Rogers Ranch, Schertz, Shavano Creek, Shavano Park, Sonterra, Stone Oak, Terrell Hills, Universal City, Ft. Sam Houston, and Randolph AFB. We proudly assist clients in every price range throughout the greater San Antonio metropolitan area as well as across the nation.