Christmas present

Post-Closing Scares — & Sighs of Relief: From “Uh-Oh!” to “Phew!”

Seller Christmas Present/Delayed Closing Gift If you’re a busy agent who’s been involved in lots of deals since last Summer, one of the biggest post-closing scares can be an email — like the one I received earlier this week — from a (selling) client who alerted me about an invoice they’d just gotten from Hennepin...
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Christmas Present

Gas < $2 Gallon “The U.S. Energy Information Administration said this week that the country’s proved reserves of natural gas rose 10% in 2014 to a record of 388.8 trillion cubic feet.” –“Gas Driller Hits a Gusher — and Sinks Its Own Stock“; The Wall Street Journal (11/26/2015) If gas at discounters like Sam’s Club...
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(Pre)Holiday Travel

The best thing about getting out-of-town for a few days, pre-holidays?  (My wife is a physical therapist, who works Christmas Day and New Year’s, so we squeeze in vacations at other times). Empty roads (to and from Chicago), and short lines (or none) for restaurants, museums, etc. The worst? Upon my return, waiting in line...
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