Samantha Hart's Blog Posts

YOUR Good To Know Minute How To Buy A House With Seller Or Owner Financing

A question I get all the time is "Can I really buy a house with Seller Financing?" Well, the answer is YES! Seller or Owner Financing is much easier than traditional financing.  The costs are

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FREE Things To Do This Weekend In Arlington TX Jan 22 Jan 24

Find FREE and CHEAP things to do here! There's always something going on that is free or cheap. If you like this blog, please share with everyone! Thank you and Happy Weekend!ALRINGTON PUBLIC

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YOUR Good To Know Minute 8 Home Improvements To Get The Highest Rate Of Return

Looking to sell your home and want to get top dollar? Do the home improvements which will bring you the highest rate of return! THIS 1 minute video has great tips!If you like this video, please

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FREE Things To Do This Weekend In Arlington TX Jan 15 Thru Jan 17

Looking for FREE and CHEAP things to do this weekend in Arlington TX? You've come to the right place. If you like this Blog, please share with everyone!Thank you!Enjoy and Happy Weekend!ARLINGTON

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FREE Things To Do This Weekend In Arlington TX Jan 8 Thru Jan 10

I hope everyone had a wonderful and safe New Year holiday! It's time to rev things up again with FREE things to do in Arlington TX this weekend!Check out this list and if you like it, please SHARE

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Can I Buy A New Home With A Recent Bankruptcy

Can you buy a buy a home while currently in Bankruptcy or recently discharged? Watch this less than 1 minute video for the answer.Please share with everyone!Thank you! Never miss important

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YOUR Good To Know Minute How To Protest Your Property Taxes

Do you believe your property taxes are too high? There is a way to protest how much you pay for your property taxes. This 1 minute video gives you tips on how to protest to get your property taxes

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Dec 25 Thru Dec 27

It's Christmas weekend and lots going on everywhere. Here's a list of some FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Feel free to share with everyone!Enjoy and Merry Christmas

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Dec 18 Thru Dec 20

Christmas is almost here and if your looking for something FREE or CHEAP to do this weekend, check out this list. If you like this blog, please SHARE with everyone!Enjoy and Merry Christmas to

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YOUR Good To Know Minute 5 Factors That Make Up The Credit Score

When it comes to our credit scores, it pays to know what goes into the making of our total FICO score. In this less than 1 minute video, I go over the 5 determining factors. Feel free to

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Dec 11 Thru Dec 13

I've listed some FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Feel free to share with everyone! Enjoy and Merry Christmas to everyone!Kids Eat FreeHere's a link to finding places

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Dec 4 Thru Dec 6

Many FREE and CHEAP things to do this weekend in Arlington TX can be found here!If you like this Blog, please share with everyone! Thank you.Enjoy and Merry Christmas!Kids Eat FreeHere's a link to

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YOUR Good To Know Minute 7 Misconceptions About Your Credit Report

There are several misconceptions about credit reports. Here, in this 1 minute video, I address 7 common ones. If you like this video, please give it a Thumbs Up and Share. Subscribe to my

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Nov 27 Thru Nov 29

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! I wish you a joyous holiday! If your looking for something FREE and/or CHEAP to do this weekend in Arlington TX, here's a list I put together. If you like this

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Nov 20 Thru Nov 22

If your looking for something FREE or CHEAP to do this weekend in Arlington TX, this list has several options available.If you like this blog, please share with everyone!Enjoy and Happy Weekend

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YOUR Good To Know Minute What Are Buyers Closing Costs

What all makes up the closing costs for a buyer? This 1 minute video gives you a breakdown of the buyers closing costs, involved in a real estate transaction.If you like this video, please give

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Nov 13 Thru Nov 15

There is always something FREE and CHEAP to do around Arlington TX. Here's a list of some that hopefully will be of interest to you.If you like this Blog, please share with everyone! Enjoy and Happy

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YOUR Good To Know Minute The Difference Between Short Sale Preforeclosure Foreclosure And Auction

There are some important differences between a short sale, pre foreclosure, foreclosure and an auction. Watch this 1 minute video to find out what the differences are.If you find this video

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Nov 6 Thru Nov 8

Looking for something free or cheap to do this weekend in Arlington TX? Here is a list of some for you to choose from. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!If you like this blog, please share! Thank you

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Deadlines For Earnest Money And Option Money

How much time does the buyer have to deliver Earnest Money & Option Money after the contract is fully Executed? Watch this 1 minute video for explaination.If you find this video, or any of my

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Oct 30 Thru Sept 1

REMEMBER to set your clocks back one hour this Sunday Nov 1.Below is a list of some FREE and some CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. If you like this blog, please share! Enjoy and

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Mortgage Insurance How To Get Rid Of It

Mortgage Insurance or MIP or PMI is an extra monthly payment that many homeowners must pay. Lori Wilson wants to know, how do I get rid of it? Watch this 1 minute video for explanation.If you

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Tips On Preparing Your Home For Property Appraisal

What should you do to help with getting the appraisal done on your home? Watch this 1 minute video for some tips!If you find this video helpful, please Like and Share it. Thank you!Never miss

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Some FREE things to do in Arlington TX and some CHEAP things too. If you like this blog, please share. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUPKnow someone suffering

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Do I Have To Be Licensed To Owner Finance My Property

What are the rules about Owner Financing your property? Watch this 1 minute video for the answer. Please "Like", Subscribe and Share. Thank you!Never miss important Real Estate related

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4 GREAT Tax Saving Tips You Might Not Know

Tax Tips- Great to Read and Pass OnProvided by Smith Dunn & Co3817 Main StreetRowlett, TX 75088www.smithdunn.com(469)814-0537Tax Tips for Divorced or Separated IndividualsIncome tax may be the last

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Upgrades That Sell Your House

In this 1 minute video, I discuss 5 upgrades that will sell your house.  Watch this 1 minute video then call me for MORE tips on how to sell your house. Never miss important Real Estate

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5 Ways To Teach Your Puppy Or Adult Dog Not To Bite

Puppies love to play, and often use their mouths and their needle-sharp teeth while doing so. As a result, you may end up with scratches in your hand, or you may suddenly find that your favorite

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5 Reasons You Shouldnt For Sale By Owner

Thinking of Selling? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale By Owner1. There Are Too Many People to Negotiate WithHere is a list of some of the people with whom you must be prepared to negotiate if you

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Oct 1 Thru Oct 4

Find FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend right here. Feel free to share! Enjoy and Happy Weekend!Groovy Goodstock Anniversary Party & Drum CircleLive music outdoor fun! Get out

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Bad Credit Good Income Can I Buy A House

You have bad credit but good income. Are there any loan programs you can qualify for to buy a house? This 1 minute video discusses it. To find out if YOU qualify for a mortgage click here.;

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Where Are Home Prices And Interest Rates Headed

Don’t Wait To Buy Your Dream Home!As a seller, you will be most concerned about ‘short term price’ – where home values are headed over the next six months. As either a first-time or repeat

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Sept 24 Thru Sept 27

FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. This is a list of some that I put together. Please share! Enjoy and Happy Weekend!PANTEGOFESTJoin us for a weekend of fun, music and

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YOUR Good To Know Minute My Landlord Passed Away Before My House Was Paid Off What Do I Do

A very good question was asked of me. A woman's landlord passed away before her house was paid off. It is NOT paid for. What does she do? This 1 minute video talks about an option to answer

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Kitchen Of The Week Splashes Of Color And Country Charm

An all-white spec-house kitchen in Los Angeles goes a little bit country and gets a whole lot of fun. Interior designer Alison Kandler is known for her ability to bring color and collectibles into

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First Time Home Buyer Tips

Top First Time Home Buyer TipsFirst time home buyer tips are something everyone who is going to purchase real estate for the first time should seek out and use to their advantage. Buying your

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Sept 17 Thru Sept

If your looking for FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington this weekend, then you've come to the right place! This is a list of many free and cheap things to do in Arlington TX this weekend.

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Buyers Temporary Lease

What is a Buyers Temporary Lease and when would I need one? Watch this 1 minute video to find out. Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my YouTube channel and

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Sept 10 Thru Sept 13

There are plenty of FREE and cheap things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Check it out. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!Levitt PavillionFREE outdoor music concerts are back at the Levitt! See

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Sellers Temporary Lease

What is a Sellers Temporary Lease and does it cost money? Watch this 1 minute video for the answer. Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my YouTube channel

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Reasons To Buy This Month Or Regret It Later

Is This September the Perfect Month to Buy a Home?It’s the perennial question, and one that both consumers and the media have asked me incessantly over the past few weeks: When is the best time of

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Top 10 Crime Prevention Tips For 2015

You can't be TOO cautious when it comes to your family's safety!  Read these top 10 tips and see how to protect you and your belongings!1. Start or join a Community Watch Group. Community

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Aug 27 Thru Aug 30

Are you looking for some FREE and cheap things to do in Arlington TX this weekend?  Check this list of some things I found to do for free and very cheap. Enjoy and please share! Happy

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Does My Ex Have To Sign At Closing

You were awarded the house in your divorce. Now you want to sell the house. Does you Ex Spouse need to sign the closing documents? Watch this 1 minute video for the answer. Never miss

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Aug 20 Thru Aug 23

FREE and very cheap things to do in Arlington TX are available to you! I've put together a list of some free and cheap things to do this weekend. Please share! Enjoy and Happy Weekend!ARLINGTON

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Out Darn Spot How To Handle Carpet Stains

Know the right solutions and when to use them to prevent stains from pets, soda, chocolate, blood and more!Click to read all about it!  Out, Darn Spot! How to Handle Carpet Stains Never

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Reverse Mortgage What Is It And Is It A Good Idea

A reverse mortgage is an opportunity to use your home as an investment all over again. How does it work and is it a good idea? Watch this 1 minute video for more information on the Reverse Mortgage!

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend Aug 13 Thru Aug 16

Do you like FREE or very CHEAP things to do on the weekends? I've put together some free and a few cheap things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Enjoy and please share. Happy Weekend!ALZHEIMER

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Are You A Financially Struggling House Owner The Harp Program Can Help You

Having financial problems isn’t easy, especially if you cannot pay your mortgage anymore. In fact, this can be one of the most stressful problems that one could experience in his or her life.

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Having More Than One VA Loan At A Time

Contrary to belief, there are times that VA does allow two VA mortgages at the same time. It is all about doing what is called a VA 2nd Tier Calculation and Maximum VA Guaranty. Ask your lender if

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Safety Tip Tuesday 11 Tips For Staying Cool This Summer

It's always a good idea to be aware of the "warning signs" for heat exhaustion! Be a good neighbor and check on your elderly neighbors regularly !1. Be aware of effects when exposed to the.

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Will I Owe Taxes When I Sell My Home

Will I owe taxes when I sell my house? Selling your home and Capital Gains. What does it mean?Watch this 1 minute video for answers. Please Subscribe.More Blogs and Vlogs!Disclaimer: All content

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FREE Things To Do This Weekend In Arlington TX Aug 6 Thru Aug 9

Family activities can be expensive. I've put together some FREE and a few CHEAP things to do this weekend in Arlington TX. Enjoy and please Share! Happy Weekend!Fish FeedingCheck with them to see if

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Safety Tip Tuesday Gas Station Theft Prevention

Recently, there has been increased media coverage across the country regarding theft at gas stations. The unique setting allows thieves to catch their victims by complete surprise — when they

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Finding A Home Mortgage Online

Are you looking to find a home mortgage online? There are some points to remember, and in this article, you will find some great tips and advice to getting home mortgages online! Discover the

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Home Inspection Do I Need One

What is a home inspection? Do you need to get a home inspection before buying a house? This 1 minute video gives you a brief on if a home inspection is necessary. Never miss important Real

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington TX This Weekend July 30 Aug 2

Love FREE or CHEAP things to do? Here is a list of some FREE and a few CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!Arlington Public LibraryClick links for locations and

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When Will It Be A Buyers Market Again

Don’t Lose Faith, Would-Be Home Buyers: It Will Get Better!It’s been a seller’s market in residential real estate for more than a year now. That’s fantastic for homeowners, and for the.

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FREE Things To Do This Weekend In Arlington Tx July 23 Thru July 26

FREE things to do in Arlington TX this weekend and a few CHEAP things to do too! Enjoy and Happy Weekend!Oliver Nature ParkA small fee for this one.Saturday, July 25, 8:15 – 9:15 pm1650 Matlock,

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YOUR Good To Know Minute How Buying A House Now Can Save You Thousands

How buying in now in 2015 can save you $216.96 per month and THOUSANDS over a 30 year note! This 1 minute video explains how and why!Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY 10 Safety Rules For Kids

We all know how kids can get into things "accidentally". So here are a few tips to keep them safe! I hope you find them helpful!1. Check that the oven and other cooking appliances are turned

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Interest Rates Rising

Here is an interesting news piece that was just released.  This is for all those buyer’s out there that may still be thinking about buying.  Now, is the perfect time to buy. We have down

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FREE Things To Do This Weekend In Arlington TX July 16 Thru July 19

Like FREE things to do in Arlington TX? Here's a list of some FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUPThis is in Duncanville,

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YOUR Good To Know Minute How Long Does It Take To Rebuild Credit After Foreclosure

Have you gone through a mortgage Foreclosure, Short Sale or Deed In Lieu of Foreclosure? If so, how long will it take to rebuild your credit? Watch this less than 1 minute video for tips on how to

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend July 9 Thru July 12

There are plenty of FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend! Here's a few to look through. Please share and enjoy! Happy Weekend!Fish FeedingIn Grapevine. What little kid doesn't

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Land Title Survey

What is a Land Title Survey and why is it necessary? This 1 minute video explains about the Survey. Please subscribe.Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend July 2 Thru July 5

With the 4th of July approaching, there will be many things going on. I've put together some FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Everyone stay safe and enjoy! Happy 4th of

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Can An Appraiser Appraise A Property For More Than The Highest Sold

It's a question that has become a subject of conversation amongst the Real Estate world today. Can an appraiser appraise a property for more than the highest sale in the neighborhood? My 1 minute

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Tips To Nip Garden Crime In The Bud

Garden crime is an unfortunate reality. Although many people take steps to protect their homes and the property inside them, they leave valuable equipment in gardens and unsecured sheds, providing

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5 Ideas For Creative Unusual Fences

Whether you are trying to contain a pet, give your backyard paradise a little bit of privacy or keep the neighborhood dog from digging up your daisies, good fences make good neighbors.Here are a few

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YOUR Good To Know Minute WHAT ARE CONSIDERED FIXTURES

When does personal property become a fixture? What is a fixture? This 1 minute video addresses this critical point! Please Subscribe.For more Blogs and Vlogs on Real Estate related topics go to

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend June 25 Thru June 28

Here is  a list of some FREE and very CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Please pass it on!Enjoy and Happy Weekend!Arlington Community Band Patriotic Concert6/28/2015 7:00-9

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SELLERS ARE EAVESDROPPING ON YOUR BUYERS

In today's environment of smart homes, tech-savvy consumers, and dropcam®, home sellers are obtaining a unique negotiating edge on those loose-lipped buyers strolling through their homes.For,

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY General Summer Safety Tips

Some tips to help assure you a safe summer season!Keep Food Safe when Grilling • Wash hands with hot, soapy water before and after handling food. • Keep food and drinks in

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend June 18 Thru June 21

Who doesn't love FREE things to do? I've listed a few free and VERY cheap things to do in Arlington TX thisweekend. I hope you find something you like.Enjoy and Happy Weekend!LEVITT PAVILLIONFREE

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YOUR Good To Know Minute How To Close Your Home When You Cant Be There For The Closing

You can't make it to the closing on the sale or purchase of your home. What do you do? Watch this 1 minute video for an easy solution! Please subscribe to my channel.Click for more Blogs

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY What Is Identity Theft

"Identity theft" refers to crimes in which someone wrongfully obtains and uses another person's personal data (i.e., name, date of birth, social security number, driver's license number, and your

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Bring In The Birds With A Homemade Bubble Rock

An avian expert from Southern Indiana shows how to make a burbling fountain that migrating birds will love!When we wrote about Sharon Sorenson and her recent book, Birds in the Yard

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Top 5 Tips For Trimming Your Pets Nails

Many dog and cat parents find trimming their furry friend’s toe nails a daunting task. Long toe nails can pose a real problem, given the increased risk of them breaking, which can be

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend June 11 Thru June 14

Looking for something to do in Arlington TX this weekend and don't want to spend alot of money? Here's a list of some FREE and some very CHEAP things you can do! Enjoy and Happy Weekend!LEVITT

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YOUR Good To Know Minute What Is An HOA

What is an HOA or Homeowners Association? Why do I have to pay it and what am I paying for? Watch this 1 minute video for the answer. Please Subscribe.Click for more Blogs and Vlogs on Real Estate

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Summertime Heat Precautions

You can help yourself and others avoid experiencing the HEAT DISORDERS by following these safety rules.Thinking about Yourself. • Avoid the Heat. Stay out of the heat and indoors as much as

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Small Home Upgrades Offer Big Returns

A recent release by the Appraisal Institute advises homeowners to choose upgrades instead of major remodeling projects to see the greatest potential return on investment.“In general, simpler, less

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5 Big Selling Mistakes Sellers Make

Next to sunshine and lead surges, seller slip-ups are one of the most common things. Each year, too many sellers find innovative ways to kill a deal or chance at maximizing profit.Here are five too

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend June 4 Thru June 7

Summertime is an awesome time of the year for outdoor activities and there are plenty of those to choose from. Here is a list of some FREE and very cheap things to do in Arlington TX this

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Co Ownership Of Property

Find out what happens to your property when your spouse passes away. Quick 1 minute video.Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my YouTube channel and Stay In

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To Dos Your June Home Checklist

Get ready for summer by freshening up your entertaining spaces and preparing for good times with others. With the start of summer (and the end of school) this month, June is the perfect time to

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Red Thumb Safety Initiative

NTTA (North Texas Tollway Authority) is joining the Red Thumb movement – a safety campaign aimed at ending distracted driving – specificall texting and driving – by encouraging

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See Recycled Walls And Cool Cassette Art In A Woodsy DIY Home

Walnut countertops join hardwood floors and pieces made from leftover framing in a bright Spanish colonialWhen designers Chris McCullough and Peggy Hsu bought this Spanish colonial bungalow, they

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Are You Being Given The Right Information About Credit Reports

One of the best pieces of advice you probably get is to monitor your credit reports … but are you getting accurate information? See if you can answer these questions about

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend May 28 Thru May 31

There are many FREE or very CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Here are a few of them to chose from. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!CALIFORNIA LANE PARKFREE water park with lots of

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Texas REALTORS Relief Fund Accepting Applications To Help Central Texas Flood Victims

Please pass this on to everyone! This could make a huge difference to Texas flood victims!Texans who suffered property damage to their primary residences from the May 2015 flooding

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Introducing She Sheds Womens Answer To The Man Cave

Why should the men have all the fun? Check out these new trendy "She Sheds"! By Lighter Side Staff  |  Read MoreIt’s been said that sheds are the answer to men’s.

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Lender Required Repairs And The Option Period

What happens when there are lender required repairs and the Option Period has ended? This 1 minute video gives you the answer. Please Subscribe to my Channel.Click for more Blogs and

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Top 5 Ways To Improve Your Dogs Skin And Coat

All pet owners want their dogs to have healthy skin and a shiny, soft coat. Depending on the breed of your dog, this may be a challenging feat. Here are several suggestions to help you accomplish

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Summer And Outdoor Cooking

Now that summer is around the corner, here are some safety tips to remember this season: 1. Fire Fire is the most destructive force in the universe and you are inviting it into your

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend May 21 Thru May 24

It's Memorial Day weekend! There are plenty of FREE and CHEAP things to do in Arlington TX. I've put together a list of some of them. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!THE HISTORIC FIELDER HOUSELove our

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Tenant Skips Out

You have a tenant who skipped out and owes you money. What do you do to collect the money owed to you?This 1 minute video will give you some suggestions. Please Subscribe. Thank you!Never miss

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Fake City Workers

An issue has been brought to my attention. I have gotten 2 reports today alone of a individuals going door to door posing as city workers and wearing construction vests late at night, around .

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5 Remodels That Make Good Resale Value Sense And 5 That Dont

Repeat after me: I am the master of my remodel. Perhaps you should say it again, because sadly, it’s not always so.Remodels sometimes have a tendency to develop their own inertia, as decisions

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6 WAYS TO BOOST YOUR SUCCESS

With the third quarter of 2015 creeping in on us, now is a great time for a success check-in.Here are six suggestions to help you achieve your goals this year. 1. Limit time with

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5 Signs Your Ready To List Your Home

Do you ever find your thoughts going back and forth about whether or not to sell your home? ­As you contemplate your decision, there are many factors to consider, including the current state of the

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend May 14 Thru May 17

Here's a list of a few FREE, and a few almost free, things to do in Arlington TX this weekend. Enjoy and Happy Weekend!ARLINGTON MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS: TOULOUSE-LAUTREC & LA VIE MODERNE: PARIS

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Warranty Deed Vs Special Warranty Deed

What is the difference between a General Warranty Deed and a Special Warranty Deed? This short 1 minute video breaks it down for you!LIKE AND FOLLOW ME ;)https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC77Jb

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Getting Mortgage Loans With Bad Credit Is All About Pitching A Convincing Application

There is no point in pretending mortgages are the easiest loans to get approval on. The sheer size of the money being borrowed, and the fact a 30-year commitment to the debt is required, mean

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Helping Prevent Residential Burglaries Vehicle Burglaries And Stolen Vehicles

Here’s a Quick Guide to protecting your property.1. Clean Out Your Vehicles! Burglars are breaking into vehicles just to look through paperwork and ransacking the interior in the process. A clean

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Is It A Good Option To Refinance My Mortgage To Stop Foreclosure

The recent economic slump that hit us hard has left many of us reeling with pay cuts and even losses of jobs for some unlucky individuals. Losing your job could be extremely hard on you if you are

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HGTVs Jamie Durie Gives Tips For An Edible Garden

If you ever worry about where your food comes from, or what kind of chemicals might have been put in or on it, growing your own is a great solution. Plus, you won’t be spending all your cash on

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend May 7 Thru May 10

Wanting something FREE to do this weekend in Arlington TX? Here's a few things I found that you can do for FREE.Happy Weekend!DO YOU KNOW OF AN UPCOMING EVENT IN ARLINGTON TX THAT IS FREE OR VERY

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Loans For Investment Properties

If your looking at becoming a Real Estate Investor, you should know that you have options for financing your deals! Watch this 1 minute video for some suggestions.Never miss important Real

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Spring Safety Tips

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends that consumers take the following precautions to prevent injuries from lawn and garden equipment: • Dress appropriately for the task.

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend April 30 Thru May 3

Everyone LOVES free things to do! Here's a list of a few things that are FREE to do in Arlington TX this weekend. HAPPY WEEKEND!COWBOYS CARNIVAL AT AT&T STADIUMThey show this to be FREE

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Option Money Vs Earnest Money

What is the difference between Option Money and Earnest Money?  Watch this 1 minute video to find out.Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my YouTube channel and

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY What You Should Know About Floods

IT'S ALWAYS A GOOD IDEA TO STAY INFORMED. ESPECIALLY WHEN IT COMES TO YOUR AND YOUR LOVED ONES SAFETY! • Homeowners may be at risk of flooding, even if they don’t live in a designated flood

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The Home Loan For Those With Bad Credit Things You Need To Know

Earlier in the last decade, it was fairly easy to land a home loan, even if you had bad credit and no cash to put down. Then the housing bubble burst, sending the economy into a tailspin. Now

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WHY DID ONE OF KWS MOST INFLUENTIAL AGENTS MOVE TO EXP

Gene Frederick to Join eXp RealtyTop Recruiter with Previous Firm to be Introduced at Meeting of Agent-Owners and Shareholders BELLINGHAM, WA. - April 23, 2015 - eXp Realty International

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Keeping The Work Space A Safe Place

Office Safety Tips 1. Keeps all cords and wires off of the floors and out of walkways. Most office injuries are due to people not noticing an electrical cord on the floor. 2. Secure all

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Texas Homeowners Act Now To Refinance Your Home Before Rates Rise

There has never been a better time to refinance your home in Texas . That's because of a little-known government program called the Home Affordable Refinance Plan® (HARP). This

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Free Money For First Time Home Buyers

Fannie Mae is offering to pay closing costs for certain first-time home buyers.If you’re a first-time home buyer just entering the market, you’re in for a springtime treat: Fannie Mae will now

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend April 16 Thru April 19

Looking for something FREE to do this weekend in Arlington TX? Here is a list of a few things I found you can do for FREE! Happy Weekend!18TH BIG MAMOU CAJUN FESTIVALGet your Cajun on! Great

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Reverse Mortgage

What is a Reverse Mortgage? Who qualifies for a Reverse Mortgage? Watch this 1 minute video for the answer. Please subscribe to my channel.Click for more Blogs and Vlogs on Real

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Four Ways Your Credit Score Impacts You Everyday

Your credit score might not be on your mind when you head to the store to buy a new phone.It wasn’t for Christi, a 24-year-old graduate student who recently left her family’s cell phone plan in

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY Electrical Safety Tips

Here are some tips to help you maintain proper caution, to keep you and your family safe around the house, and to avoid electrical fires and accidents: 1. Make it a habit to turn off electric

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Its The Time Of The Season For Selling A House Or Is It

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Watch this 1 minute video to find out about the 4 Easy Steps to get your down payment & closing costs paid for you!Please SubscribeNever miss important Real Estate related information. 

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Follow these spring cleaning safety tips to have a safe and productive spring cleaning!1. Do not rush because you are tired or in a hurry.This is really the most basic spring cleaning safety tip,

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Looking for something to do this weekend? Do you like FREE things to do? Here's a list of a few FREE things to do in Arlington TX this weekend.. Happy Weekend!LOS SABADOS MAS GIGANTES PRESENTED BY.

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Do you  want to buy a home now, but can't qualify right now? Watch this 1 minute video for information on a Lease to Purchase Program available in several states!If you like what you see please

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Attention potential sellers sitting on the fence: It could be time to make a move.Mid-March to mid-April is the best time to hang the sale sign nationally, with homes selling 15% faster and for 2%

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Looking for something FREE to do this weekend? Here are a few to choose from for this weekend March 26-March 29. HAPPY WEEKEND!UTA MAVERICK SPEAKERS SERIES: HENRY CISNEROSHear his ideas and 

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Must Both Spouses Qualify To Buy A New Home

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APD officers would like to remind you about the IRS impersonator telephone scam. This link discusses the characteristics of the scam and what to do if a call is received.Thank you Michelle

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Looking for something to do this weekend for FREE? Check out this list of FREE things to do in Arlington TX. There's a few to choose from! Happy Weekend!Art on the Greene Art FestivalLove Art?

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Do Late Rent Payments Affect Your Rental History

Ever wondered if and how late rent payments affect your rental history? Watch this 1 minute video for the answer.Never miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my YouTube

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Find something to do this weekend in Arlington TX for FREE!  Look through this list for a few to choose from. Happy Weekend!COUNTRY CELEBRATION WITH THE CHRIS RIVERS BANDThere is a $4 charge

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Where Home Buyers Found The Home They Purchased

Where are home buyers finding the home they purchased? Watch this 1 minute video and find out. For more Blogs and Vlogs on Real Estate related topics CLICK

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend Mar 5 Thru Mar 8

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend Feb 26 Thru Mar 1

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Want to know how long the underwriting process takes?Watch this 1 minute video and find out.http://youtu.be/MvG-UHavFzcNever miss important Real Estate related information. Subscribe to my

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend Feb 19 Thru Feb 22

DALLAS STARS PARTY on the AT&T PLAZA (2 HOURS BEFORE GAME)I know this is outside of Arlington, but it's free and is always a lot of fun!Starring The Alan Fox Band-Performing LIVE music for your

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YOUR Good To Know Minute Banks Vs Lenders

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SAFETY TIP TUESDAY FEB 17

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FREE Things To Do In Arlington Tx This Weekend Feb 12 Thru Feb 15 Happy Valentines Day

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YOUR Good To Know Minute ZERO Down Mortgage Loans

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Can I get down payment for buying a house from a friend or family? Watch this 1 minute video.http%3A/http%3A//samanthahart.ntx.exprealty.com/blog/YOUR+Good+To+Know+Minute+Getting+Downpayment+Gifted

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YOUR Good To Know Minute What Is A Home Warranty

What is a Home Warranty and what does it cover? Watch this 1 minute video and find out how you can get a Home Warranty at no cost to you!http%3A/http%3A//youtu.be

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YOUR Good To Know Minute 3 Percent Down Mortgage Program

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YOUR Good To Know Minute What Is Mortgage Insurance Premium MIP

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YOUR Good To Know Minute What Is 203K Loan

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What is Lead Based Paint and should I be concerned? In the 50's and 60's Lead was put into paint.  It has since been found to be toxic, especially to children, the elderly and animals. 

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YOUR Good To Know Minute How To Fix Bad Credit

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Free Money 12000 For Down Payment Why Arent You Applying

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