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Getting Your Home Ready for the Market

Getting Your Home Ready to Sell! What are some of your first steps to getting your home ready?  Often seller’s look at their home through the eyes of love and emotion.  This can hinder really make your home shine and maximizing your value.   It is important to take your emotions out of this to begin and look at your home as a house and a product. It helps to start with a camera – walk through your home and take photos.  Look at what those photos show.  Is that how you want your room to look online and does it
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Feng Shui

Almost everyone has heard the terms Feng Shui at some point when looking at homes, however, most do not really know what is except flow or a feeling.  Feng shui is actually much more complicated than that if truly practiced to its fullest.  Feng Shui is the art of placing objects and arranging space in a way that is harmonious with the environment.  Its literal meaning is “wind water”.  The practice of it originated in China and was introduced to the United States by Chinese immigrants in the 1800’s.  The basic notion is living in balance with nature so that
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Something New at the San Antonio Zoo

The San Antonio Zoo added someone new recently.  She is a Rescued Bald Eagle that came to us from the Santa Barbara Zoo in California.  Haley, as she is named, is 25 years old and a stunning female eagle.  The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rescued her after she was shot in 1998.  She was deemed non-releasable and since that time as been in several zoos.  She is the first eagle to grace the San Antonio zoo in over 10 years.  The best part is Haley is getting a mate.  His name is Chinook and will soon be arriving from the
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