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Wayne Johnson REALTOR in San Antonio Texas writes about buying and selling real estate in the San Antonio area.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Roseheart Homes For Sale In Northeast San Antonio Roseheart is a gated community of garden-styled homes off Bulverde Road between Loop 1604 and Evans Road. There are around 250 homes in Roseheart and I believe Sitterle Builders was the only builder in the community. Homes For Sale in Roseheart-Th...
01/20/2014
I Cannot Get It Sold For the Price You Want to Sell You've probably heard the saying that goes something like, "Whether you think you can or think you can't, you are right." One year ago today, I wrote a post titled "Deciding If A Listing Should Be Accepted". This was a follow-up to another post ...
01/17/2014
Sometimes Just A Bit More Effort It's pretty easy to see how a bit more effort leads to success in sports. In football, a wide receiver who gets just a bit of separation from a defensive back can be in a much better position to make a catch and advance the ball. In basketball, a defender who beat...
01/16/2014
Twitter and Flickr activity is big. Tough to draw a straight line between activity in general and how it may lead to some economic benefit, but with so many people, using so many devices and the device count is increasing daily, one would think there must be a pony in there somewhere. Micheal Kel...
01/15/2014
What's the Etiquette on Observing People Under the Influence?Maybe I've not completely grown up because just like little boys, I sometimes find myself laughing at situations that are funny to me, but probably embarrassing to the person or people involved. I don't like to see people hurt themselve...
01/14/2014
Jill Watts, a broker in Clark County Washington, has a post about a Vancouver WA restaurant and bar named Beaches. Jill has a great write up about the restaurant, but what hooked me was her embedded video about the Columbia River. Beaches is along the waterfront.  The video uses some time lapse t...
01/13/2014
Started The Day With A Real Buzz Kill Our in-house mortgage guy gave us a brief overview of the big changes going into effect tomorrow. These are designed to "strengthen and improve the process of getting a home mortgage and to safeguard the stakeholders." The words in parenthesis are my characte...
01/09/2014
My Six Highest Viewed Posts of 2013I'm borrowing an idea from Ginny Lacey Gorman, a North Kingston RI REALTOR. A couple of days ago Ginny wrote a blog that listed her top five real estate related posts in 2013. I've been a semi-active blogger since 2007 but never looked back to see which topics g...
01/06/2014
Pets, Pipes, and Plants Need Protection in Winter Based on news reports over the past few days, apparently it's news that it can get very cold in the winter. Also in some places it can snow, and really snow a lot in winter. Of course, cold, very cold, and extremely cold are relative terms. I've b...
01/05/2014
Is Rolling Closing Costs Into A Home Loan A Good Idea? When you decide to buy a home, in addition to the cost of the home, you will also have costs that fall into two categories. One category is fees associated with the loan and its processing, the work performed by the title company and its atto...
12/31/2013