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August 2009

Real Estate Blogging 101 Sponsored by Lucky Katz Seminars Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 1:00 to 4:00 pm First United Mortgage Building (215 - between S. Buffalo and S. Durango - off W. Sunset) Not on Mapquest - Here is a MAP $45 in advance; $55 at the door Register online at http://www.careerrealty.com/contact_training.htm Download - Blog Class Flyer Sep2009 Jan O’Brien 858-9191, jan@janobrien.com Kathryn Bovard 348-7191, www.KathrynBovard.com Three hour (CE Approved) training seminar covering… o What is a Blog? Who Is Blogging? Why should You Blog? o The anatomy of a blog – understand all the components o 6 Questions to... Read more →


Free Download of 3 Classic Motivational Books

If you haven't read these classics before (or even if you have, they are worth revisiting), download a PDF version today and be prepared for a motivational-inspirational deluge of information to apply, remember, reinforce in your daily life. FREE eBook Downloads: Think and Grow Rich -Napoleon Hill The Master Key System-Charles F. Haanel Richest Man in Babylon - George S. Clason Here is a link to the books I recommend on business, personal development and blogging/social media: Recommended books on Business, Blogging & Social Media, and Personal Development Join the WBNL Coaching Wanderers Club - The online, virtual coaching and... Read more →


I remember my sister, Loreen, sharing an amazing story of courage, teamwork and perseverance last year. Loreen is a breast cancer survivor who just got her 5 year checkup and is cancer-free! In fact, my two other sisters and I just returned from a trip to NYC as she went through two grueling days of tests, scans, and more tests at the amazing Memorial Sloan-Kettering complex of facilities. Loreen is a graduate of the General Seminary of the Episcopal Church and is now living in Tampa, FL about to work as a Chaplain at the Tampa VA hospital. Check out... Read more →


HERA: Housing and Economic Recovery Act (effective July 30, 2009) Could Impact Closing Dates

Recent Federal legislation (HERA - Housing and Economic Recovery Act - effective July 30, 2009) could impact the closing date of your real estate transaction. When completing a purchase agreement, consider a conservative closing date of 30-45 days from the accepted contract date. HERA was designed to ensure that the borrower(s) involved in the transaction are given accurate disclosure information (Truth in Lending Statement pertaining to Annual Percentage Rate or APR) regarding the loan they are applying for and adequate time to re-evaluate their decision to proceed in the event of any changes that would impact their costs to finance.... Read more →


What is a CLUE Report and How to Obtain One

The Residential Purchase Agreement from the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors added the CLUE report as a due diligence option for buyers to request in 2009. Here is some more information about the CLUE report and how to obtain one. What is a CLUE report? The C.L.U.E.® (Comprehensive Loss Underwriting Exchange) Report. CLUE is a report of claims information generated by ChoicePoint, a consumer-reporting agency. Insurance companies report claim information to ChoicePoint, such as the type of claim and how much they paid on a claim. In exchange, insurance companies can access the claims history of a specific consumer... Read more →