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Rainmaker
4,304,254
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Readiness has nothing to do with it.  It's already started in some districts in my area.  Be extra alert.   

Aug 17, 2017 10:48 AM
Rainmaker
4,630,374
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Yes, it will empty the museums and Art Institute. No crowds!

Aug 17, 2017 12:22 PM
Rainmaker
5,581,328
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

yes.... I think a few more homes will come on the market after school starts....

Aug 17, 2017 11:32 AM
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3,424,688
Anna Banana Kruchten Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
602-380-4886

Started 2 weeks ago in Phoenix!

Aug 17, 2017 10:45 AM
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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

      School buses in the way, school zones to slow down in; it's already happening here.  Have to plan my driving around it.

Aug 17, 2017 10:42 AM
Rainer
187,002
Raj Taj
RE/MAX - Lake Bluff, IL
Drive By Blessings!

Yes, need to polish up on my reading, writing and arithmetic.

Aug 17, 2017 07:54 PM
Rainer
35,794
Gary 'Banana' Houghtaling
Phoenix Property Shoppe - Phoenix, AZ
Phoenix Real Estate Agent

Oddly school starts in early August here. When I first moved here it seemed far too early but now it's normal.

Aug 17, 2017 01:36 PM
Rainmaker
796,708
Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

I'd like a couple of more weeks quite honestly... It's nice having us ALL home. 

Aug 17, 2017 01:27 PM
Rainmaker
1,439,021
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Don't care, no kids, doesn't impact me aside from a smidge of traffic twice a day.

Aug 17, 2017 01:23 PM
Rainmaker
4,569,557
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I haven't had to worry about schools in decades. Our youngest grandchild graduated from high school in May and all of our grandchildren grew up thousands of miles away from us.

Aug 17, 2017 12:23 PM
Rainmaker
874,348
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

Here it starts AUG 24th in Loudoun and AUG 28th in Fairfax. Nothing much changes except i have to plan to not get stuck behind school buses.

Aug 17, 2017 11:52 AM
Rainmaker
1,466,027
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Ginger Harper No kids in the house anymore so not much impact. Maybe so, fewer people in the mall and on the highway.

Aug 17, 2017 11:49 AM
Rainmaker
4,411,560
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

I don't have an opinion.

Aug 17, 2017 11:15 AM
Rainmaker
7,125,015
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Schools open after Labor Day in Maryland. Drive carefully!

Aug 17, 2017 10:41 AM
Ambassador
3,174,724
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

I am always ready Ginger. 

Aug 18, 2017 07:28 AM
Rainmaker
2,204,095
Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

School has already started in Atlanta.

Aug 18, 2017 07:07 AM
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3,987,060
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

School started here on the 7th and kids are getting in the groove. People are back to thinking about real estate.

Aug 17, 2017 07:53 PM
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4,622,744
Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

No, I've enjoyed not dealing with school buses when going from appointment to appointment!

Aug 17, 2017 07:17 PM
Rainmaker
619,064
Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

I am still waiting for summer to start! 

Aug 17, 2017 03:47 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

No, not at all, why do people keep asking me this, it just stresses me out a bit?

Aug 17, 2017 03:30 PM
Rainmaker
715,302
Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

Our kids go back in a couple weeks here in CT. My wife was out shopping for school supplies today. 

Aug 17, 2017 03:15 PM
Rainmaker
1,231,636
Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Pros and cons depending on whether you have kids, don't have kids or work in a school district or any other reason.  Kids are usually happy to be back with friends and new teacher.

Aug 17, 2017 01:44 PM
Rainmaker
1,708,245
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Most parents are happy.

Aug 17, 2017 12:42 PM
Rainmaker
5,768,742
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Yes,

Less tourists in town, and less day trippers during the week and no traffic on Sunday afternoon heading south.  A

Aug 17, 2017 12:24 PM
Rainmaker
2,059,280
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

yep to clear the beaches

Aug 17, 2017 11:59 AM
Rainmaker
5,396,743
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Most of our schools started last week, still seems too early.

Aug 20, 2017 04:06 PM
Rainmaker
1,568,222
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Most LAUSD schools are already on so more traffic for sure, our school is on next week and it has much better schedule than regular schools. 

Aug 20, 2017 02:19 AM
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320,329
Melissa Jackson REALTOR
Trinity Premier Properties - Azle, TX
Helping You Make The Right Move

I have mixed feelings.  All my kids are grown, my grand babies are in elementary school. I do remember being happy as school started when my kids were home!  All my babies are excited for Monday to arrive. 

Aug 19, 2017 09:28 PM
Rainmaker
1,678,275
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

I am always willing to go back for the nap time.

Aug 19, 2017 10:16 AM
Rainmaker
4,407,231
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I know my grand kids are not yet.

 

Aug 19, 2017 09:38 AM
Rainmaker
4,799,732
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Doesn't have much of an effect on me.

Aug 19, 2017 05:20 AM
Rainmaker
950,323
Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Started yesterday evidently - no difference to me as I have no children

Aug 18, 2017 07:24 AM
Rainmaker
3,071,034
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

It already has!

Aug 18, 2017 04:34 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Ginger Harper  well, almost an empty-nester so this does not come in my way....

Aug 17, 2017 11:08 PM
Rainmaker
3,986,000
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

For me without kids at home it makes no difference.

Aug 17, 2017 02:11 PM