What Every Seller Should Know about Comps

“Comps” – or recent comparable sales – give real estate practitioners and appraisers the information they need to price a home at fair-market value. Though comparable data are clear-cut to a professional, how many sellers understand the various tangibles and intangibles that inform these comparisons? If the gap between seller perception and appraiser opinion is […]

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Great Space For Sale: Donald Trump’s First Mansion

Donald Trump was born into the real estate business in 1946 in New York City where his father, Fred Trump, was a developer. Donald got a jump-start in the business while he was in college in the 1960s, working menial jobs at his father’s lower-middle class apartment complex in Cincinnati. In 1971, he moved back […]

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Diggin’ In: Some Tips on Cool-Weather Lawn Care

(TNS)—Fall’s cooler temperatures and moderate rains create a time frame for getting cool-season fescue lawns back in shape. Here are some tips from Virginia Master Gardeners on the best ways to get your lawn green and growing again. Lawn-care tips Seed selection. When selecting fescue grass seed for lawn renovation or over-seeding a mature lawn, […]

From: Home Spun Wisdom

    

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Get something for the garden at 73rd annual Bulb and Plant Mart

Annual Scarecrow Festival: 10 a.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond, reservations 281-937-9449; 2 p.m. at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond, reservations 281-341-1206; myenchanted.com. $20 for supplies.

Citrus for the Gulf Coast: with George Shackelford of Brazos Citrus. 10 a.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851, arborgate.com.

Texas Tuff Landscape Plants – Blooming and Beautiful: with Master Gardener Sandra Devall. 1-3 p.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu.

Ornamedibles – The Edible Landscape: with Angela Chandler of the Garden Academy. 1 p.m. at the Arbor Gate, 15635 FM 2920, Tomball; 281-351-8851, arborgate.com.

Sustainable Living Through Permaculture, Class 2: sponsored by Urban harvest. 12:30-5:30 p.m. at the University of Houston, building to be announced; 713-880-5540, urbanharvest.org. $50.

The ABCs of Home Composting: with Master Gardener Ken Steblein. 6:30-8 p.m. at the Galveston County AgriLife Extension Service, 4102 Main, La Marque; 281-534-3413, reservation galv3@wt.net, aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu.

Peckerwood Garden Open Day: guided tours approximately every 30 minutes between 10 a.m.-3 p.m., plant sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232, tour reservations at peckerwoodgarden.org.

From: Gardening

    

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Iconic ‘Flintstone House’ Now Up for Grabs

Well, there certainly has been a lot of Flintstones real estate this year! The iconic Hillsborough, Calif. landmark at 45 Berryessa Way, affectionately known as the “Flintstone House,” is listed for the first time in 19 years for $4.2 million. Designed in 1976 by Bay Area architect William Nicholson, the single family home received its nickname for […]

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