Have you heard of RRD aka Witches Claw Disease for Roses?

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I am completely heartbroken 🙁  I had a feeling there was something wrong with one of the roses in my garden.  This year after trimming it, the new growth looked awkward, I can see now why they call it the Witches Broom!  I am attaching a picture of my rose and a link in case your roses are acting strangely this …

Real Estate Forecast for 2013!

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Attended the industry update session this last week.  It was very interesting, it affirmed and elaborated on factors that impact the housing market, in particular the DFW market, and where we might be heading in the future.   Topics covered economic factors such as sequestration, government involvement in keeping interest rates low, unemployment, and other topics such as lending guidelines, taxes, …

What To Do in a Seller’s Market!

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In the market to purchase a home these days?  If you have been looking, you probably have gotten a good taste of the stiff competition out there.  If you want to find that perfect home, you have to act very fast these days.  Houston, Dallas, and Austin recently were ranked near the top of a list of cities where homes …

Are You Safe From West Niles Virus?

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Saw it on the news again a couple of nights ago, more deaths reported from West Niles virus in the Dallas county.  In spite of all the spraying in the area, you still need to take necessary precautions to protect yourself when you are outdoors.  West Niles in particular can be more fatal to younger and elderly. Yes, these blood …

Earth Day 2012 is Upon Us, Do You Know How to Dispose Your Old Technology?

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Earth day 2012 is this weekend.  As this day comes and goes, we all get a bit more conscious about the things we can do to reduce our foot print and preserve the resources and the beauty that mother earth has to offer.  We all can make a difference, even if we do one little thing, one human being at …