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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
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I don't know but, I've had more missing garage door openers than I've ever had before!

Programming your cars to open the doors seems to be the culprit - everyone is doing that and then misplacing the garage door openers...or throwing them away!

Aug 29, 2017 07:01 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

It is like magic.  

Aug 29, 2017 08:42 AM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

By design ?

Aug 29, 2017 07:44 AM
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

XI.  Thou shalt not covet thy neighbors opener. Return ASAP.

Aug 29, 2017 07:03 AM
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Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, CRB, Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
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LOl I have no idea it must be a conspiracy!!

Aug 29, 2017 10:01 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
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So you have that problem, too, Paul, out west, eh?

Aug 29, 2017 09:52 AM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
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Debe has answered.

Aug 29, 2017 09:18 AM
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Alexander- Slocum
Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington - Vancouver, WA
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Easy Answer - they put them in the locked mail-box, then they "lose" the mailbox keys!

Aug 29, 2017 08:09 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
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People just don't think unless it hurts them!

Aug 29, 2017 07:33 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

We are seeing this too, and with most cars having buttons for this, they are mis-placed.

Aug 31, 2017 07:33 AM
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Rose Hammond
Rose's Realty, Inc. - Selma, NC
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Some people forget the remotes are in their vehicles. Then again some people would lose their heads if it wasn't attached to their bodies. We charge deposits on remotes for landlords. Even ceiling fan remotes. 

Aug 30, 2017 12:32 PM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
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And those buggers can be expensive to replace too!

Aug 30, 2017 11:40 AM
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Richard Weeks
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It's like the socks that never makes it out of the dryer syndrome.

Aug 30, 2017 06:53 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I think they may end up with those missing socks.

Aug 30, 2017 06:03 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
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Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®, - well, it just happened with the new 'buyer' of mine! 

Aug 29, 2017 10:32 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
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If you find that out please let us kow

Aug 29, 2017 06:51 PM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
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I blame the dryer gnomes for branching out from just stealing socks.

Aug 29, 2017 05:10 PM
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Michael Setunsky
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Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®, I hope I could find the originals since I only use the ones in the car visor.

Aug 29, 2017 01:23 PM
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Bob Crane
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People pack everything that is sitting out and sometimes they get thrown in the box too.

Aug 29, 2017 01:20 PM
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Richie Alan Naggar
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They certainly demand more respect. Some cars come with them built-in

Aug 29, 2017 11:06 AM
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Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

This has not been a frequent problem although eBay has always been a source for whatever brand or style you may seek and inexpensively too.

Aug 29, 2017 10:18 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
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Haha, it is true, the funny thing is that there is a war for $20 garage opener cost. I usually go to nearby locksmith and get one. 

Aug 29, 2017 10:18 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
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I am lucky and never had one come up missing

 

Aug 29, 2017 10:07 AM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Ask the sellers to bring them to the settlement.

Aug 29, 2017 08:33 AM