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Home Buying Is More Feared Than A Root Canal

Home Buying Is More Feared Than A Root Canal

Today’s Buyers Are Experiencing Anxiety What is your greatest fear? The dentist? Public speaking? An interesting insight from a recent national survey conducted by Chase Bank revealed that more buyers are anxious about the process of buying a home than they are about a root canal or public speaking. In fact, 70 percent of home

The Harrowing Tale Of Another Realtor Attack

The Harrowing Tale Of Another Realtor Attack

San Antonio Agent Narrowly Survives Hostage Situation The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released a shocking statistic: in the last 10 years, over 20 real estate agents have been murdered while showing houses. San Antonio real estate agent Janice Tisdale has a scary tale to tell, but happily one with a less morbid ending. In

Danville All Wars Memorial Is Source Of Great Pride For Area Residents

The Danville All Wars Memorial, located at Oak Hill Park, was dedicated in 1996 to service members past and present. The All Wars Memorial is a living memorial dedicated to all who sacrificed to assure our freedom· In addition to being a memorial, this is an opportunity for the survivors of war, to recognize and

Danville Residents Hate Mosquitos

You may think of mosquitoes merely as being annoying pests, but these insects can pose a danger to you and your family. In fact, as mosquito season is upon us, it’s a good idea to get the facts about mosquito control. More than 30,000 people have contracted West Nile Virus since 1999, according to a recent

Lessons Which Some Sellers Never Learn

Many sellers may be so overwhelmed by the process of selling their home that they neglect to implement some basic strategies that can help them sell their home more quickly and for more money. There are still a few real estate strategies many sellers haven’t learned. (1)    Time moves forward, not backward – We do

Is It Time To Change The California Property Tax System?

The California property tax system has come under fire recently due to the ways in which it differs from traditional property tax systems. The property tax system in California is not based on the actual appraised value of a property but rather on the purchase price of that property, adjusted by a small yearly inflationary

World Class Soccer Club Rubs Shoulders With Danville Area Youth Soccer Players and Coaches

Almost 100 youth soccer players recently trained with the world-famous Futbol Club Barcelona. These players were attempting to secure a place in the 2014 Barcelona Easter tournament. It was a one week training session and was intended to connect young soccer players and their coaches to the training methods used by Futbol Club Barcelona. This

Oakland Athletics General Manager Is Selling His Home in Danville

Billy Beane is selling his five bedroom, five bathroom home in Danville. Billy and his wife Tara purchased the home for $1.735 million in 2002 and the home was listed for sale at $1.895 million on June 19th.  The home went “pending” on June 22nd.  Billy Beane is the General Manager of the Oakland Athletics