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    Underwater and No Life Jacket in Sight?

    Spring is a time of renewal and it also signals the start of the home buying and selling season. But for many homeowners, that renewal just might not come...

    • March 28, 2015
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    The One-Page Business Plan: Simple is Smart

    I’m not a big fan of giant business plans. I had a guy proudly approach me at an event and say, “Susan, I’m so excited. I just got my...

    • March 27, 2015
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    Are you Working with a Mentor? You Should Be.

    We’ve heard it for much, if not most, of our adult lives. You’ve heard it from me and from countless others. Find a mentor. Especially when you’re just starting...

    • March 26, 2015
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    Never Give Up On Your Dreams, Kids

    As we get closer to the end of the first quarter in the year, I thought it was a good time for a story. Once upon a time, when...

    • March 13, 2015
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    It’s All About Focus. How’s Yours?

    The other day I was talking to my friend Lynda, whom I have been friends with for 34 years. (Wait, what?!) She referred one of her friends to me...

    • March 11, 2015
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    LendingHome is Changing the Real Estate Financing Game

    You know I’m a fan of finding the game changers, especially when it comes to technology. I’ve been asking the provocative questions regarding technology solutions like, “is technology making...

    • March 6, 2015
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    Disruptors Are Changing the Housing Market

    You’re heard me talk again and again about the impact that two particular things that are having a big impact on the housing market, and today I ran across...

    • March 5, 2015
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    Lessons from a 15-Year Old Babysitting Mogul

    Sure, there are the business leaders that we all look up to – those who have made it big, often overcoming hurdles or difficult circumstances. They are the ones...

    • March 4, 2015
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  • Foreclosures Still on the Rise in These 11 States

    We all know by now that the housing market is improving little by little, climbing back toward full recovery. But that doesn’t mean all is rosy everywhere. There are...

    • Posted February 27, 2015
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    The Racial Divide in the Housing Recovery

    The road to a housing recovery is much rockier for some communities than others. And it turns out that those neighborhoods hardest hit by the crunch are having the...

    • February 26, 2015
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