September 15, 2010

Online "Bait and Switch"

Searching for “MLS,” Getting “” One might think that would be the Web site of Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. But no. Sharron Angle, the Republican candidate for the Senate in Nevada, has the site, which her campaign uses to bash Democrats. –Marc Lacey, “Clicking,...
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Cort Furniture Sale

“Mark Your Calendar” If you’re looking for decent furniture, cheap, Cort Furniture’s annual sale is Sept. 16-18. Cort, well-known to stagers and Realtors for their rental furniture, is less well-known as a place to buy used furniture at a terrific price.
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Did You Hear About the 3.8% Real Estate Sales Tax?

Urban Myths and Election Chatter Got this one in my email box the other day from a friend: Under the new health care bill – did you know that all real estate transactions are now subject to a 3.8% Sales Tax ? The bulk of these new taxes don’t kick in until 2013 (presumably after...
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