How to potentially own a home sooner...

by Shawn Fitzgerald Real Estate
The building costs are a lot higher today than they were a few years ago and experts believe its only going to dramatically increase over the next decade. With the economic situation and technology, building and construction are only gaining more value and this has a significant impact on the final costs of building a house. If you could get any extra financial help acquiring your new home or upsize would you take it.....  Click here for more information
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27 and still living at Home

by Alex Chan Real Estate, Finance, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
Let me help you paint a picture of where I am coming from for this blog. My name is Alex 27 years old man, born and raised in the western suburbs of Sydney, Australia(just happens so it's raining today as well). Living in this same house for 27 years of my existence.  Go it? Your probably thinking "what!", "how?", "you must be lazy"..regardless, I hope to shed some light on my experience and what I have done towards my plan of ...
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Staging Your Home For Sale

by Keith Cheveldeaw Real Estate, Home Improvement, Investing, Home and Family, Shopping and Product Reviews
Have you thought about the necessity of staging your home for sale? Home staging is worth your effort and money.  You will want to accentuate its best features and minimize its flaws. The goal being to make it worthy enough to the prospective buyers. Staging your home for sale creates the best presentation of your home and can increase its value from the perspective of its future owners.  It will help them visualize their life in the home.  It also helps ...
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Mortgage Mistakes

by Keith Cheveldeaw Home Based Business, Real Estate, Finance, Home Improvement, Investing, Home and Family
Avoiding mortgage mistakes when preparing to purchase a home is one of the most important items you can focus on.  With the effort and energy that will be put in to find the right home for you, ensuring you have properly prepared financially can reduce stress and provide strength in your quest.  This article identifies nine items for you to review to assist you with building a strong mortgage application and avoid mortgage mistakes. From knowing your credit score to ...
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The Perfect Tripod: Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Engineering & Affiliate/Online Business

by Pekun Oyeleke Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate
How else can one best leverage an incoming dispensation for a freedom and flexible lifestyle? Affiliate / Online Business complements the duo of Artificial Intelligence and Robotic Engineering as a Tripod that defines the incoming dispensation, that is fastly superceding the Information Age. Without mincing words, it is abundantly clear that the incoming age will consolidate both the humongous benefits and disadvantages of the expiring Information Age. But more importantly, we must never lose sight of the unemployment, anti social and ...
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Networking for Business & A Formal Introduction

by Keith Cheveldeaw Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Relationships, Investing, Self Improvement
Recently I have involved myself in a few networking groups.  The reason for this originated with my business goals.  I want to increase my network of like-minded people.  Those working with similar goals of interest in real estate investing.  So I began networking for business.  This is not just part of a goal for me, but a necessity.  I understand I have a lot to learn from successful investors.  On my own, striving to build my business, my capacity to learn ...
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The Real Estate Closing Process

by Keith Cheveldeaw Real Estate, Home Improvement, Investing
You’ve found a home to purchase, congratulations! So you and your real estate agent draw up a purchase offer with contingencies and your offer is accepted.  What next?  The real estate closing process, often called “escrow” or “settlement” is the process of completing the sale of a property.  With many items to take care of many buyers hire professionals which serve to make the process simpler as well as protect your individual interests.  There is most often a lot of paperwork with a lot of ...
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How To Supplement Your Income While Still Keeping Your Day Job

by Jacky & Karen Business, Computers and Technology, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance
OK so you are at work but rather than focusing on the task at hand you are dreaming up ways to supplement your income while still keeping your day job, welcome to the club.  It’s such a depressing thought knowing that the week's paycheck isn’t going to cover everything you need it to. How good would it feel… To have the peace of mind a regular paycheck brings PLUS A supplementary income that earns you ADDITIONAL money while you are at your day job?    The ...
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Marketing for Real Estate Investing

by Keith Cheveldeaw Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Home Improvement, Investing, Reference and Education
For long term prosperity in any business marketing is arguably the most important factor whether or not your business thrives and survives.  No words could be more accurate when marketing for real estate investment.  Marketing is a continual learning process.  It is not something you can do once and have it take care of itself.  The marketing and business environment is constantly changing and evolving.  To stay on top of your competition you will need to learn and become a ...
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Thinking of buying an investment property?

by Keith Cheveldeaw Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Home Improvement, Investing, News and Society, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family
Buying an investment property as an investment vehicle is an old practice.  But as times change so does the complexity and responsibility of things.   Real estate investment has produced many wealthy people, so it is easy to think that it is “the way” to go for investing.  It has its share of challenges and can be more of a headache than it is worth.  As the landlord you will be responsible for the property maintenance costs and taxes.  It may take some ...
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How to Amp Up the Resale Value of Your Home

by Jennifer Jensen Real Estate, Home Improvement
Click link for article:  Amp Home Values
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Are You Really Happy? Live The Life You're Meant To Live!

by Tony Rossi Arts and Entertainment, Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Investing, News and Society, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Communications, Food and Drink, Home and Family, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
Let me ask you a question...Are you happy? I don't mean happy today or happy enough with your life where you're not miserable, but REALLY HAPPY! Do you get up in the morning and look forward to your day, look forward to your work and can't wait to see what life will bring today or are you dreading the next day before you go to sleep at night and afraid of feeling the same way day after day? If you're feeling the dread ...
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Ready to Move in? Your Checklist for Buying a House

by Keith Cheveldeaw Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Home Improvement, Investing, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Reference and Education
Are you preparing to buy a house?  Maybe you are a first time home buyer and are full of excitement?  That’s’ good, it should and can be an enjoyable process.  The checklist for buying a house listed below can help with preparations and shed some light on some of the tasks and responsibilities to be mindful of.  Financial preparedness and ability, your expectations of a home and the emotional component of decision making are among the items you will need ...
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Retailers and the changing trading environment

by Stephen Bones Business, Real Estate, Food and Drink
I have been in business for some 25 years plus I have been succesful and created assets I AM HAPPY WITH BUT OF COARSE NOT SATISFIED. Some business's were startup's some I bought going concerns and I have always had property to rent and create a passive income. I am choosing this subject to write about because in some way I may be able to help others in a similar position as I have been in. How retail has changed over the ...
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Moving Homes: A Smooth Transition Includes The Steps In Selling Your House

by Keith Cheveldeaw Home Based Business, Real Estate, Home Improvement
It might seem too sensible to discuss the steps in selling your house.  But the process of selling your home is a large task, especially if you are not familiar with it.  It will take your time and energy to complete the process.  So the more you know and can prepare the smoother the sale will go.  And you can avoid an emotionally draining experience. Here I will review eight basic steps in selling your house.  Of course, within each of ...
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How To Visualise For Success (with audio)

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Home Improvement, Investing, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family
The power of visualising on your goals can be huge.  Many successful people, including Jim Carrey, Will Smith and Oprah use visualisation as a technique for success.  In the early 90's Jim Carrey wrote himself a cheque for $10 million for "acting services rendered" to keep himself motivated and dated it 1994.  For his role in the film Dumb and Dumber he earned $10 million.  The year was 1994. We all want a piece of that, right? So how do you go about this?  Well, you need ...
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Siku Niliyojitafakari na Kujipangia Malengo

by Benno Mwitumba Business, Computers and Technology, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Communications, Kids and Teens
Kwenye familia zetu za ki Africa, Sherehe ni kitu muhimu sana, kwa kijiji chetu, sherehe ni sehemu ambayo mtu atajulikana umuhimu wake, na namna anavyokubalika katika jamii.  Wazee wengi hujipima namna wanavyokubalika katika Jamiii kupitia heshima wanayopewa wakati wa sherehe.  Ilikuwa mwaka 1994 ambapo ndugu wa jirani wa Mama yangu mzazi, waliazimisha sherehe ya miaka 30 ya ndoa, ndipo walipoandaaa Meza kuu iitwayo High table....   Kwa utaratibu wa kawaida, ndugu wa jirani kama kaka, dada na mama hukaa kwenye meza kuu kama ndugu ...
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GET UNCOMFORTABLE TO GET COMFORTABLE

by Stephen Njuguna Real Estate, Self Improvement, Writing and Speaking
GET UNCOMFORTABLE TO BE COMFORTABLE. What is that thing you have always wanted to do but you always reached out for the excuse bag, the fix me quick bag, the thats how life is, bag? Most people don't know how previllaged they are, they have greatness in themselves, that is wild and tamed , all ready to be put in action. I have for many years sought the satisfaction in what friends or family will say about me and I believe this ...
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Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish

by Sergei VanBellinghen Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Investing, News and Society, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
It is a fact that when you stay hungry, stay foolish for things, the more knowledge you acquire, and the better you get at succeeding. But the more you learn and do, the more you feel like you do not know much. The reason is that there is too much to possibly know. But in that is your power. So, what is the meaning of staying hungry and foolish? How can you keep these desires alive? Why should you consider these ...
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Is There Really A Right Time?

by Linda Barwick Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Relationships, Health and Fitness
Is There Really A Right Time? “Do not wait: the time will never be ‘just right’. Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command and better tools will be found as you go along.” ―  Napoleon Hill The time will never be just right for you to take action. The time will never be just right for you to launch that project, to spend time with your family, to write a book, create new habits, ...
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