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Great Read Roundup: Buying New Construction, Selling for Siblings, & Personal Politics

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. 5 Things Every Home Buyer Needs to Know About New Construction (6 minute read) Why it matters: Buying a [...]

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Shop Smart with Out of Milk

The days of paper to-do and shopping lists is so 1999. Now there are a myriad of apps out there to help you organize lists and reminders. One of the best out there is Out of Milk, an app which consolidates grocery, to-do, and shopping lists in a single interface. One of the most popular features [...]

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The Closing Word: Purvey

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: purvey Pronounced: (purr-VAY) Verb: 1. supply with provisions 2. spread or promote (an idea, view, etc.) From Vocabulary.com: “Purvey, which rhymes [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Step Zero

“To think is easy. To act is hard. But the hardest thing in the world is to act in accordance with your thinking.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer and statesman Making decisions feels good, especially after long periods of deliberation. There is a real relief which comes with breaking a cycle of indecision. With [...]

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Meet the New Organized Home

From the producers of Gardenista and Remodelista comes a brand new website designed to inspire and teach you how to organize your home in innovative ways. It’s called “Organized Home.” More space is the last thing the poorly organized homeowner needs. Instead, they should learn how to cleverly utilize the space they have in order to maximize their comfort [...]

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Great Read Round-up: Bidding Wars, Kitchen Upgrades, & Social Strategy

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. Which Bidding War Strategies Are Most Effective? (4 minute read) Why it matters: ”This data-driven look at what influences [...]

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Fish Free Images from Pixabay

Creating engaging posts for your real estate business online requires more than a little visual flair, and as our readers know, we’re always on the lookout for free graphic resources you can turn into infographics, backgrounds for quotes, and stand-out social media shares. While we’re big fans of Unsplash (and frequently use it for Tuesday Tactics), we’ve [...]

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The Closing Word: Respectively

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: respectively Pronounced: (rih-SPECT-iv-lee) Adjective: in the order given From Vocabulary.com: “You can think of respectively as a word that lines things [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Signal Jamming

“Let reality be reality.” Lao-Tzu, Ancient Chinese philosopher If you can’t go for a run without your earbuds in, or survive a flight without an iPad filled with Netflix, you’re probably like most people. More often than not, any sign of boredom or irritation is a prompt to seek distraction. (Just try and stand in [...]

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Video: Caregiving Hacks

With the “silver tsunami” of Baby Boomers eager to maintain their independence and stay in their own home, you probably know clients or caregivers who could benefit from some tips to help ease some of the challenges as they age. This video from AARP has some stellar tips for hacking some of the most common obstacles folks [...]

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