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Beautiful Courtyard Home 180K Price Reduction

8885 S. Kendale Circle Lake Worth, Florida Single Family 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2 Half Baths, 4,426 Sq Ft, Lake Worth  Privately owned block,  $180,000  Price reduction!

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Dept Of Transportation Publishes Hours Of Service Proposal

Department of Transportation Publishes Hours of Service Proposal AUGUST 14, 2019Photo by oksana.perkins/shutterstockThe U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety

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Aug 9 2019 26256 1

Mortgage Rates fall sharply this week 30 year, 3.60 I always will share these great articles that can save our clients on mortgage rates and who knows this just might get them off the

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Free Things To Do In West Palm Beach This Summer

I just had to pass this site along to all my readers.  Who doesn't love a good free event! Please make sure you pack the Sun Screen & plenty of water for our Hot Summer Days! Have fun & keep

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School Is Out Who Is Going To Take Care Of The Kids

School's Out - Who Is Going to Take Care of the Kids?I am Sharing this article...Everyone who has school age children & work should read this. Have a healthy & happy Summer. Janet

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Hurricane Preparedness Web Sites For Martin And Palm Beach County

HURRICANE PREPAREDNESSHurricane season in Florida begins on June 1 and ends November 30. Make sure you are always prepared in case a storm hits. Useful ResourcesGas stations that function

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Most Consumers Do Not Understand Credit Scores

Most consumers don’t understand credit scoresWASHINGTON – June 11, 2019 – Knowledge about credit scores is at its lowest level in the past eight years, according to the ninth annual credit

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Florida Real Estate License Fees Cut 50 Percent For Two Years

Fla. real estate license fees cut 50% for two yearsTALLAHASSEE, Fla. – June 6, 2019 – On Wednesday, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR)

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Can Pomegranates Be Grown In Florida

Can Pomegranates Be Grown in Florida? MAY 10, 2019 POMEGRANATES,  RESEARCH,  TOP POSTSI read this article today & want to pass it along because we love Pomegranates.

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Political Wrangling Over Conservation Program Could Exacerbate Florida Algae Issue

I want to pass along this great article written by Gary cooperPolitical Wrangling Over Conservation Program Could Exacerbate Florida Algae Issues APRIL 28, 2019by Gary CooperIn weekend budget

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Reasons To Keep Tax Records

Great article!  Article Highlights:  Reasons to Keep Records  Statute of Limitations  Maintaining Record of Asset Basis  If you are a neat-nick and your tax

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Moodys Tax Reform Is Not Pushing Rich Homeowners To Florida

Say it isn't so.I want to pass this article along.  I showed property to 2 NY families over Winter Break, they did not put in an offer but they are thinking about the move here to Sunny.&

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Checking The Status Of Your Federal Tax Refund Is Easy

Checking the status of your Federal Tax refund is easy that  I want to pass this article along .Article Highlights: Your federal tax refund status can be checked online.  E-file

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The White House And Mar A Lago One Is Public While The Other Is Private

The People's House,The White House's 55,000 square feet.  George Washington was the only U.S. President not to have lived in the White House. Built in 1800 boasts 11 bedrooms, 35 bathrooms, 28

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The Best Ruben Ever Thank You St Patrick

Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner & Irish Soda Bread is probably hands down the best meal you can eat on March 17th and the best meal  the next day is a Ruben sandwich which I will

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Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad Recipe

Florida Strawberries are in their full peak of flavor in the month of February& paired with goat cheese how can you go wrong! Strawberry and goat cheese salad  PreparationsPrep: 15

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Does Your Small Business Really Need An EIN Employee Identification Number

Entrepreneurs often shrug off the idea of obtaining an employee identification number, or EIN, believing that their small business really doesn’t need one. Though there are some cases where a

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Internal Revenue Service 2019 Mileage Rates For Business

Article Highlights:  Standard Mileage Rates for 2019  Business, Charitable, Medical and Moving Rates  Important Considerations for 2019  Switching between the Actual

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If You Are A Recreational Gambler Here Are Some Tax Issues You Need To Know

 Gambling takes many forms: casino games, horse racing, sports book betting, lotto tickets, scratchers, bingo, etc. For virtually everyone, gambling is a recreational activity and, as such, is

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Christmas Snow Ball Cookies

Christmas is about being with the people you love, memories, decorations & favorite foods.  This  very easy Christmas cookie recipe is one of my all time favorites. 

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10 Ways To Improve Profits In The Coming Year

In the U.S., the economy is thriving and expected to grow over the next few months. Businesses are expanding. The Federal Reserve has inched up interest rates, creating investment opportunities,

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Nov 15 2018 26256 1

Its always nice to see the origins of our favorite beloved family holiday.  Visit Plymouth Massachusetts anytime of the year and see how the Pilgrims lived. Happy!

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Go Vote

Voting in a privilege, don't waste it.  Vote November 6.;

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Best Kids Halloween Event In Delray Beach

I want to pass this local fun event along.  Have a Happy & safe Halloween!Delray Beach, FloridaThere’s no autumn crispness in the air here, but that makes it all the easier for children

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Very Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Perfect Pumpkin PiePrep time 15 minutes, bake 55 minutes  preheat oven to 425 degreeI like freshly whip cream on mine.Recipe By:Eagle brand "The one and only! EAGLE BRAND(R) makes this

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10 Most And Least Expensive Retirement Towns In America

How far do you want your retirement money to go? Read this great article from Mr. Lance Lambert before making up your mind on your retirement abode. FYI. Call me if you have any questions

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Sweet Corn Season Is Here And Looks Like Its Going To Get Sweeter

UF Scientists Hope to Breed Better-Tasting Sweet Corn SEPTEMBER 4, 2018 CORN,  INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE,  RESEARCH,  TOP POSTSUniversity of Florida scientists

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Russia Selling 25 Million Acres To China For Soybean Production

 Here is a story worth passing on.Russia Selling 2.5 Million Acres to China for Soybean Production AUGUST 27, 2018Soybeans were one of the first major casualties in the ever-escalating

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NY NJ And CT Tax Law Fuel Florida Luxury Home Boom

NYC area tax-law refugees fuel Fla. luxury-home boomI have to pass this article along to all my friends who still live in NY, NJ & CT..  I love living in Florida & if you like Summer year,&

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How Much Do School Districts Affect Real Estate Prices

How Much Do School Districts Affect Real Estate Prices?This is an article I read a couple of years ago & it  data still is accurate in my opinion. Janet DeedyBy Sam DeBord |

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Tax Free Shopping Snooze You Lose

Stop what your doing! If you have kids & they are going back to school  read this article I found on line today about tax free shopping .  No all cities & states participate in

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Florida Gov Rick Scott Issues Order To Protect Beach Access

Scott issues order to protect beach accessTALLAHASSEE, Fla. – July 13, 2018 – Gov. Rick Scott issued an executive order Thursday to block state agencies from taking action on a bill he signed

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Death Can Be Cheated

Great article Written by Safety-Now's Kala Nuru-Maasi. I hope you & your family will keep safe with these simple observances. Janet Deedy There were 4,693 worker fatalities

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10 Kid Friendly DIY Projects For The Home Garden

10 kid-friendly DIY projects for the home and yardTake advantage of the great weather and longer daylight hours that spring and summertime offer to tackle a home improvement project with your kids.

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Pending Home Sales Index

The Pending Home Sales Index,* www.nar.realtor/pending-home-sales, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, declined 1.3 percent to 106.4 in April from an upwardly revised

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New York Families Are Ready To Move To Florida

I want to pass this article along that I read in early Winter.Florida is ready to take a deeper bite out of the Big Apple.The new federal tax structures signed into law by President Trump 

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May 14 2018 26256 1

https://www.themaven.net/bluelivesmatter/news/woman-files-police-report-for-stolen-fence-discovers-hoa-legally-took-it-ae8hCL8buEuH0P8jgT5V7Q/Here is a story worth passing along.Woman Files Police

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Summer Savings Pass 2018

Summer Savings Pass 2018: 4 attractions for one price The best deal for Summer fun!The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to four South Florida attractions. It

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Three Cheers To NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall

Three cheers for our {NAR}  National Association of Realtors President Elizabeth Mendenhall talking about reducing fees & returning some profit back to the homeowners from government

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5 Tactics To Satisfy Your Most Demanding Sellers

5 Tactics to Satisfy Your Most Demanding SellersLet’s face it, high wealth clients are often more demanding. They’re going to require more of your attention, more customization and need more

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10 Things That Drag Down Your Homes Value

Please read this before putting your home on the market. If you need any help I am a Certified Interior Decorator skilled in preparing home for sale.   Great article and I am happy to

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Wearing The Green

                                                       

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Daylight Savings Time This Sunday

It's that time of year again...the time when you lose one precious hour of sleep for Daylight Saving Time. Make sure to set your clocks ahead one hour on Sunday, March.

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Parkland Florida 15th Safest Town In The United States

Parkland Florida before yesterday Feb. 14, 2018  was Rated 15th safest  community in the entire United States. Evil came from within the Parkland community on St

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Tired Of High Taxes New York Move To Florida

I want to share this article from Carl Campanile and The New York Post & offer my services in helping you find your next new home in the Sunshine State.  Florida has no State income tax,

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Fair Housing Act Turns 50

Realtors celebrate 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing ActWASHINGTON – Jan. 11, 2018 – In 1967, many homebuyers signed a document at closing swearing they would never sell their new home to

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Wellington Florida See Whats New This Month

http://www.wellingtonfl.gov/discover-us/calendarThis is a wonderful link with tons of things to see & do!  Wellington is a great town to live & work in.  If you want to see all the homes

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Dec 24 Christmas Eve

Merry Christmas!Enjoy your family, life & all this joyous season has to offer. Peace on Earth.Good will to men & women everywhere.Janet

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Classic Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

Everyone loves Gingerbread.  These cookies are easy to make & fun to eat.Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!Classic gingerbread cookies — spicy, chewy, and festively decorated — are a staple

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Thank You For Your Service

Saturday we celebrate Veteran's Day. Approximately 22 Veterans a day commit suicide. Please copy & post,Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255 God Bless The United States Of

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November 1 A Day For Honoring The Unsainted Saints

November 1st."Say what you want about this holy day : it's one of the most popular on the church's calendar. The feast commemorates all those in heaven without any specified

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Grimm Reaper Report

Americans retiring later and dying earlierEnjoy yourself, it's later than you think. More Americans are putting off retirement, all while mortality rates are on the rise, reports Bloomberg. One

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Halloween Is Coming

HALLOWEENEveryone who was a child loves Halloween.  What other day in the year can you knock on a door a get candy! Here is something to ponder while we prepare for this family fun holiday.;

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Hurricane Water Shortage What To Do And Who To Watch Out For

Hurricane Irma will most likely impact Florida in a huge way.  Don't worry if the store shelves are empty of water. Take your flower vases down & wash well then fill with cool tap

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24 Free Things To Do Around The Palm Beaches

24 FREE THINGS TO DO AROUND THE PALM BEACHESCheck out these 24 absolutely free activities that I have provided the link for below. From the gallery exhibitions at the palm beach council to the

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Jobs That Keep Our World Working

I want to share this:JOBS KEEP THE MARKET WORKING... A super strong jobs report Friday kept the stock market working just fine thank you. Equities were doing well anyway, with the Dow

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Realtors Really Do Open Doors

A fun article by:Grace Eire14 Adorable Fairy Doors That Will Make You Wonder If These Magical Creatures Are Real After Allby GRACE EIRE Advertisement Advertisement As

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Help Find A Dream Community Without Breaking The Law

This is an article by Margy Grant that is worth reading that I read in Florida Realtors Help find a dream community without breaking the

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10 Tips On Selling Your Home

I read this Great article from Realty Times & would like to share it with you!10 Totally Free Tips For Getting Your Home Sold Quickly: Click here for more:

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First Time Home Buyer Checklist

I read this today and is a worth passing on to your First Time Home Buyer. FIRST TIME HOME BUYER CHECKLISTThe spring homebuying season is in full bloom, and odds are, if you're reading,

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Hurricane Season Be Prepared

Hurricane Season runs in the United States from June 1 to November 30th.  Coming from New England where the hurricanes run into cool water and loose steam they where more like a party then a

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How A Student Can Build Strong Credit

Great article from Brown University. HOW A STUDENT CAN BUILD A STRONG CREDITBecoming financially independent can be challenging.  Building good credit is a must:  It will help

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The Wet Season In Florida

The Wet Season in Florida is set to begin May 19, tomorrow!My tips for the wet season so far goes as follows.Prepare your car for very wet roads.  If you haven't had your tires rotated lately

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Apr 14 2017 26256 1

Happy Easter & Happy!

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Spring Is Here Change The Air In Your House With House Plants

NASA did a clean air study along with Associated Landscape Contractors in 1989 & found that you can remove many Toxins & Pollutants from your home by adding common indoor plants

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What Saint Bridget Said To Saint Patrick

I just read this charming tale & want to pass it on. Happy Saint Patrick's Day!                                 ; &

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Mar 10 2017 26256 1 Daylight Savings

Daylight Savings is coming around again on Sunday March 12,  2am EST and ends on Sunday November 5,  2am EST.Spring!

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Feb 6 2017 26256 1

Monday morning quarterback,   Patriot 34 -28  Falcons     Superbowl 51     2-5-17How great was the end of the Superbowl last night! I can't stop thinking about the

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Feb 2 2017 26256 1

Groundhogs Day Thursday February 2 2017Looks like more Winter, six weeks more Winter in fact. Punxsutawney Phil the official furry rodent cast his prediction after he sees his shadow at 7

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Jan 9 2017 26256 1

This is something I just read & found it important to post.THINKING ABOUT BUYING SOON MAKE SURE YOUR CREDIT IS IN ORDERThere’s no more important time to work on your credit score than when you

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Jan 3 2017 26256 1

I would like to wish everyone a Happy & Healthy New Year.   God Bless America!Janet Deedy Realtor at Exit Realty

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Florida Property Tax Ranking For The United States

I read this article today & it needs to be passed on."FLORIDA PROPERTY TAX RANKING FOR THE UNITED STATESWallet Hub is an interesting site, in case you haven't discovered it.  In fact, I almost

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Selling Your Home During The Holidays

What can be said about the Holidays, not enough! Every one of the Holidays are special to each person celebrating. Listing your home during the holiday ensures there is less inventory which

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Realtorscom Forecast For Real Estate Trends For 2017

Hot off the press from Realtors.com  Forecast: 2017 Real Estate Trends"Mortgage rates will hit 4.5%, home sales will rise 1.9% and prices will go up 3.9% as millennials, boomers & Western

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