Featured Articles From the Newsletter This Week

Scott’s Thoughts: A Richer Reading Life

“I’ve never known any trouble that an hour’s reading didn’t assuage.” Montesquieu, ...

Manage Upkeep & Maintenance with Dwellbeing

“Deferred maintenance issues” is a phrase no one loves to see in ...

Clutter Stress, Kondo, & Slogans

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in ...

Other Recent Articles from Previous Issues

Tips for Selling Tenant-Occupied Properties

How often have you handled selling a tenant-occupied property? While it may represent a relatively small percentage of your deals over the course of a year, it’s important to know how to handle tenant-occupied listings. Make a mistake and that tenant could turn into your biggest headache. If you own the property, you may want [...]

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The Closing Word: Dint

This week we continue our vocabulary-building series, “The Closing Word.” Each week we provide a new word to help build your vocabulary and show you an example of how to use it. This week’s closing word: dint Pronounced: (dint) Noun: force or effort; interchangeable with ‘means’ in the expression ‘by means of’ From Vocabulary.com: “Dint and dent [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Time to Ride Fast

“You can’t get good by staying home. If you want to get fast, you have to go where the fast guys are.” -Steve Larsen, Professional mountain biker, road biker and triathlete. Ten years ago this July Oakley Signs & Graphics launched Tuesday Tactics in the wake of the worst global financial crisis of the 2000s. [...]

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Manage Hassle-Free Moves with Updater

Selling a house is an emotional roller coaster. Buying a house is stressful. And moving? Well, moving is just plain-old ugly. Getting quotes from movers, forwarding mail, notifying banks, credit cards, magazine subscriptions, securing new insurance… and let’s not forget connecting and activating all of those services. While you don’t have to suffer the pains [...]

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A Chill in the Air?

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Report: Here Comes a Buyer’s Market (4 minute read) Why it matters: With mortgage rates up and inventory increasing, [...]

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The Best Mobile Hotspots for 2019

When you’re out with clients checking out homes and touring neighborhoods, you don’t want to get caught without a speedy internet connection. Don’t rely on coffee shop WiFi for a scroll through photos or research on new listings– protect your privacy and impress your clients with your own mobile hotspot. PC Magazine recently put together [...]

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The Closing Word: Cornice

This week we continue our vocabulary-building series, “The Closing Word.” Each week we provide a new word to help build your vocabulary and show you an example of how to use it. This week’s closing word: cornice Pronounced: (CORE-niss) Noun: 1. the topmost projecting part of an entablature 2. a molding at the corner between the [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Beyond the Algorithms

“The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.” -Friedrich Nietzsche, German philosopher. The new year is here, and with it comes 365 [...]

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Why Money Talk Makes Sense

Many prospective home buyers find the path to home ownership impossible. The issues vary. Sometimes it’s the burden of debt, other times it’s the curse of bad credit. For some it’s simply the difficulty saving up the down payment while they’re living hand-to-mouth. Regardless of the specific issue, the root issue is almost always the [...]

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Making the Most of 2019

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. How to Build a New Habit: This is Your Strategy Guide (9 minute read) Why it matters: Okay, it’s [...]

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