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Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13th

Fire Prevention Week runs October 7-13, 2018 and the best way to celebrate is to check all your properties’ smoke alarms for functionality and age.  If you find one that’s more than 10 years old, it’s time to replace it.  And when you do, National REIA recommends both...
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American Community Survey Data Wheel

Are you looking for current & important data about a particular area?  If so, the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey is the premier source for information about America’s changing population, housing and workforce.  They recently put together this interactive graphic where you can find your state, drill down...
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Are Nuclear Bunkers a New Real Estate Craze?

Last year we posted about a former cold-war missile silo that had been listed on Airbnb…now we’ve come across a story about how bomb shelters (albeit modern ones) are possibly making a comeback.  A recent story on tech site CNET visits a California company called Atlas that makes...
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Existing Home Sales Down 1.5% from 2017

According to data recently released by the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales remained steady in August after four months of decline.  However, they also report that sales are down 1.5% from one year ago.  There were 1.92 million existing homes available for sale at the end...
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If You See Something, Say Something

This Tuesday, September 25th is national “If You See Something, Say Something” Awareness Day.  The U.S. Department of Homeland Security implemented this campaign to engage the public in protecting our homeland through awareness-building, partnerships, and other outreach.  We all must remember that one of the blessings we share...
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