Fred’s Desk

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Just What The Heck Is Escrow Anyway, And Do I Need It?

Just What The Heck Is Escrow Anyway, And Do I Need It?

First thing to address here is that there are different functions in different parts of the country.  Since I have always worked my 43+ years on the west coast I am going to address that approach.  Here we deal with both Escrow companies and Title Companies.  Actually they are most often, but not always, the [...]

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Valuing Teachers

Valuing Teachers

What Value Do We Attribute to Educators?? Is it just lip service or do we back that up with salaries commensurate with that level of trust and importance.  This article argues, that we don’t: AMERICA’S EDUCATORS CAN’T AFFORD HOMES: WHAT NOW? I will let that article argue the point but then wanted to follow with [...]

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