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ONLINE REAL ESTATE AUCTION

107 White Oak Dr, Richmond KY 40475We are very excited to bring this unbelievable property to you via online auction!   BID ENDS OCT 19TH OPEN HOUSE AND PREVIEW SUN OCT 15th 2-4PM;

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Dying Days Of Summer How To Prep Your House For Autumn

Now that summer is winding down, it’s important to start thinking about the best ways to get your home in shape for autumn, in part because winter will be following sooner than you may like. While

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5 Art Events In Lexington This Month

Art is the important part of any prospering community.Whether you're an artist yourself or simply a fan, there's a lot to be learned by observing the product of an artist's handwork and devotion.

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Top 7 Things To Do In Downtown In Lexington In May

May is here, meaning that so are the very first hints of summer.May means the end of school for Fayette county kids (thank goodness for so few snow days this year!), the start of summer

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10 Mexican Restaurants In Lexington To Try For Cinco De Mayo

Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone! Until writing this blog, I, admittedly, represented the majority of the white American population in that I knew very little about Mexican culture or the

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Restaurant Spotlight Bad Wolf Cafe

Downtown Lexington is a pretty hot place to open up a new restaurant, as evidenced by the constant flow of new eateries popping up all over the place.Bad Wolf Cafe is another one of the new guys in

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The Most Expensive Area Code In Kentucky

What’s a five-digit number that allows you to instantly pass judgment about the quality of a house’s school district, the likelihood of crime, the dispositions of neighbors, and the chance that

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And The Seller Says 838 Crosshill Rd

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Attend The Lexington Ballet Production Of Cinderella This Weekend

What's considered the greatest fairytale of all time?Hint: Its name can be found in the title of this blog! If you guessed the classic Cinderella you'd be correct. It's hard to

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Keeneland Sping Meet 2017 Begins This Week In Lexington

What says "My Old Kentucky Home" quite like "a day at the races?"In Lexington - arguably the horse farm hub of the entire Bluegrass State - there is no shortage of equine-related

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Thursday Night Live Begins Again This Week For Downtown Lex

Guess what's back?Thursday Night Live! Thursday Night Live is the ultimate weekly party. Nothing says "summer's coming" quite like live music, and every Thursday from April to mid

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Top 5 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In April

Looking for something do to in Lexington in this beautiful first month of spring?In fact, can you believe it's already spring? It feels like just yesterday we were dealing with the bitter cold

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And The Seller Says 110 Canterbury Road

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Restaurant Spotlight Goodfellas Pizzeria

"Who wants pizza?"It's a question that's sure to make you friends, no matter where you are in the country. Pizza is a universal pleaser when it comes to food - even the pickiest of eaters can

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And The Seller Says 504 Ravenna Way

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Lexington St Patricks Day Parade And Festival This Weekend

St. Patrick's Day might not be the most popular or famous holiday in the world to celebrate, but Lexington does its best to bring the spirit of a true Irish festival to our own little town. Now

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Top 6 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In March

Happy March!Can you believe we're already three months into the year? It feels like it's been so much longer, especially with this strange turn of warm weather that we've had recently. 70 degrees in

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Top 7 Coolest New Construction Developments Near Lexington

Now is truly the time to be a Lexingtonian.The coming months reveal a plethora of brand new building developments, including a shopping center, entertainment complex, public swimming pool

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Restaurant Spotlight Wallace Station

If you're looking of the best burger in all of Central Kentucky, this may well be it.Here at Wallace StationLocation: 3854 Old Frankfort Pike, Versailles, KY 40383Hours: 8AM - 8PM, 7

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Top 7 Restaurants In Central KY To Go To This Valentines Day

Got a special someone to treat to dinner this Valentine's Day?Then look no further; we've got you covered! Central KY is chock full of delicious, romantic restaurants, and we understand that it can

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Things To Do In Lexington For Valentines Day

Looking something to do with your date for Valentine's Day?Lexington has no shortage of romantic and fun possibilities for this special day. Whether you're looking for the traditional dinner-and-a

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Update On New Scott County High School

The process of getting a second high school for Scott County has been a long and complicated one to say the least.While anyone familiar with the situation in Scott County Kentucky could tell

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Top 5 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In February

How's the New Year going so far for you?February is sometimes described as one of the most dreary months, with dark, cold days, and - for us here in Lexington - often, a lot of snow. Still, within

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Keeping Your House Warm This Winter While Saving Money

With the onset of this chilly, miserable winter weather, it's time to start thinking about heating your house.Chances are, you'll be spending quite a bit of time indoors in the next few weeks,

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And The Seller Says 215 Waco Heights Drive

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Potential End To Snow Days In Fayette County Schools Next Year

Is it possible that a Kentucky school system could go an entire year without a snow day?To anyone familiar with Kentucky climate, this notion might sound ridiculous. How could that be possible with

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Top 5 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In January

Happy New Year!Can you believe it's already 2017? It feels like just yesterday we were welcoming the start of 2016, and here we are, a year passed. Here's to hoping that 2017 has some wonderful

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Christmas Church Services Around Lexington KY

Looking for a church to attend this Christmas/Christmas Eve?It can be daunting to try to find one with the whole host of churches that Lexington has to offer, especially if you don't regularly

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And The Seller Says 8 Shelby Lane

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Fayette County High Schools Basketball Team By Team Analysis

While college basketball's been going on a for a few weeks now, the high school season is now just starting up!Central Kentucky, and Lexington in particular, is home to some of the best

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Top 6 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington This December

How quickly the year has passed!It feels like just yesterday that we were celebrating the start of 2016, and now here we are, about to celebrate the end of the year. It's been a hectic year for the

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New Lexington Shopping Center Scheduled To Open Fall 2016

Have you seen the new buildings going up at Fritz Farm between Man O' War Boulevard and Nicholasville Road?This construction is the beginning of a brand new 60-acre high-end shopping and

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And The Seller Says 3793 Dicksonia Drive

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Top 5 Local Lexington Charities To Donate To This Holiday Season

Halloween is over, and you know what that means: Thanksgiving and Christmas are almost here!These last two months of the year are jam-packed with fun holidays, and the festivities begin picking up

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Top 6 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In November

Can you believe it's already November?The months have a tendency to just fly by, especially as the year draws to a close. 2016 is nearly over, but that doesn't mean the fun is! There's still a ton

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Top 5 Haunted Halloween Attractions Near Lexington KY

Looking for something scary to do this Halloween?The holiday of ghosts, zombies, vampires, and of course, haunted houses, is drawing near! There's nothing better than putting on your costume,

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7 Places To Pick Pumpkins In Lexington KY

Few things represent Fall quite like the pumpkin.Whether you're eating them, carving them, or decorating with them, pumpkins are a staple of any Fall weather celebration. So if you're going to be

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Keeneland Fall Meet Begins This Week In Lexington KY

What says "My Old Kentucky Home" quite like "a day at the races?"In Lexington - arguably the horse farm hub of the entire Bluegrass State - there is no shortage of equine-related

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Top 7 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In October

October is here!The month of pumpkins, football, fall festivals, and, of course, Halloween, October is one of the best months for being out of the house and enjoying the weather. It's the start

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And The Seller Says 369 Baldwin Road

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Top 7 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In September

The school year may have already begun, but that doesn't mean that the summer is over yet. And what better place to celebrate the end of summer and the beginning of fall than the busiest place in

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Danville Open House And Kentucky State BBQ Festival This Sunday Afternoon

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we

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Top 6 Things To Do In Lexington Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day typically signifies the end of summer, so what better way to give the warm weather and sunny days a proper sendoff than with a celebration?Occurring right at the end of the season,

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Top 5 Most Fun UK Home Football Games To See This Season

Football season is upon us. Nothing fuels the energy of Lexington quite like a UK Athletics game. The citizens of Lexington live, breathe, and bleed UK blue, and this is especially evident

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Check Out These Swimming Pools In Lexington Kentucky

One of the best parts of any summer is going for a swim. It's great exercise, it's a chance to spend some time relaxing, and it's one of the best places to socialize with your neighbors! However,

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Top 8 Things To Do In Downtown Lexington In August

The school year may be fast approaching, but there's still no better place to be this summer than Downtown Lexington!This month, the kids are returning to the classrooms, which signals the end

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5 Events Around Lexington To Get Your Child Excited For Back To School

The start of August marks the end of summer break for many Kentucky children.Within a few weeks, students from kindergarten up to 12th grade will once again be waking up early, packing lunches, and

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Lexington Bluegrass Fair 2016 Dates And Events

For 55 years, the Bluegrass Fair has been delighting the locals of Lexington, Kentucky, and this year is sure to be just as fun as always! One of the biggest events of the year in Lexington, this

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Scott County Open Houses Sunday July 10th 2016

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Lexington Charity Horse Show Dates And Events

What says "Kentucky" quite like horses?In Lexington - arguably the horse farm hub of the entire Bluegrass State - there is no shortage of equine-related activities to do. Whether you are

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Top 7 Events In Downtown Lexington In July

There's no better place to be this summer than downtown Lexington!This month, the energy of the city and the heat of July will combine to make for days on end of summer fun. Skip

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Lexington Fourth Of July Festival Begins Tomorrow

The Fourth of July is right around the corner. Are you and your family prepared for the best Lexington summer celebration yet?Fireworks, food, family, friends, fun - these five words perfectly sum

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Rupp Arena Job Fair On June 25

In preparation for the Fall event season, Rupp Arena will be holding a job fair on  June 25 to increase staff working at concerts, family events, and sports. Rupp's 

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Muhammad Ali Memorial Service To Be Held In Louisville

The memorial service for Muhammad Ali will be held on Friday, June 10 at the KFC Yum! Center in his hometown of Louisville, KY. The service will be open to the public, but seating

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Top 5 Events In Downtown Lexington In June

Who doesn't love downtown Lexington in the summer?There's nothing better than the energy of the city in the heat of June. The kids are out of school, the sun is shining, and summer has

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5 Things To Do In Red River Gorge In June

Looking for something to do this month just 45 minutes away from Lexington, Kentucky? A quick trip to Red River Gorge is just what you need for both fun and relaxation.Red River Gorge, a part

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And The Seller Says 2000 Deerfield

And the Seller Says....What are features of your home that you've really enjoyed?We love the privacy of the home, surrounded by beautiful trees and situated above the Kentucky River.  With

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Paris Kentucky Open Houses Sunday January 10th 2016

2-4 PM Sunday January 10th 2016 The New Home Collective will be hosting two open Houses in Downtown Paris, KY;

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How are you going to pay for your loved ones long term care?With an aging population, long term care is a real issue.  How many people have the liquid resources available to pay for an assisted

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Perry Dunn with New Home Collective at Keller WilliamsA Buyer’s Agent for New Home Collective and supported by the #1 real estate agency in the world, Keller Williams, I work with buyers looking

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Coming Soon Paris Kentucky

This is one of the coolest properties I have ever been in.January 6th 2016 We will release more!

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LexPark Food For Fines

LEXPark Food For FinesOne more reason to LOVE Living in Lexington Kentucky!  Lexington Parking Authority announced 11-11-2015 that it's LEXPARK program will once again run

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238 North Third St Danville KY 40422 What The Seller Says

What are features of your home that you've really enjoyed?The tall ceilings, massive woodwork, foyer, sense of sense of comfort and securityWhat can you tell us about your neighborhood?Great people,

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249 Somersly Place What The Seller Says

What are features of your home that you've really enjoyed? Most all of the rooms we use are all on the main level of our house. Our guests use the upper level for their privacyWhat can you tell

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Ten Home Selling Tips From An Appraiser With 20 Years Experience

This letter is given to provide tips for selling your home. These tips have been gathered from twenty years ofexperience in the Greater Lexington area. My experience stems from all sides of the,

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New Home Collective Belief System

New Home Collective Belief SystemOur MissionTo collectively connect clients and associates with opportunities that transform their lives.Our VisionTo bring every transaction to its best possible

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Live On The Seventeenth Fairway Of Andover Golf Course

Do you love Golf?  Here is your chance to live on the 17th fairway of Andover Golf and Country ClubCall today for a private showing 859.721

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5540 Hurst Lane Lexington KY 40515

The most AMAZING property to ever hit the market in Lexington, KentuckyThis is the property you have been waiting for!Listing that includes all four Parcels 5540 Hurst Lane - Lexington, KY

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Lexington Open Houses

There are 94 Open Houses in Lexington today!  Click this link for up to date map of Open Houses→ http://goo.gl/0gFECCIf you are looking to buy or sell we would like to apply for the. &

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Hunting Bass Fishing And Horses 264 Bass Lane Cynthiana KY 41031

Hunting Bass Fishing And Horses 264 Bass Lane Cynthiana KY 41031Rare opportunity to own a ♦slice of heaven♦ this 4 bedroom, 2 bath home sits on a 17+ private acres. ☼home has amazing views

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1801 Ranier Dr Lexington KY 40505

1801 Ranier Dr in Lexington, KY would be perfect for anyone looking to downsize. This 2 bed 2.5 bath is #CLEAN and Move-In ready♦Quiet Neighborhood♦Huge Yard w/ Mature Trees♦Over-sized

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Fayette County Releases Finalized Redistricting Maps

Have you been waiting for the finalized Fayette County Redistricting?   It's FINAL!Click here to search by address→http://goo.gl/VwgO8lClick here for elementary school map→http://goo.gl

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Bluegrass Region

Listed in National Geographic Travelers "50 Best Places of a Lifetime", Kentucky's famed Bluegrass Region is not one to be missed. Lexington, Horse Capital of the world, is at the heart of the

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Horse Farms

Lexington is home to the 1,200 acre Kentucky Horse Park which attracts almost a million visitors a year. Dedicated to all breeds of horse, nowhere else in the world can you see so many breeds in one

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Best Summer Plants

Picking plants for you home can really help the sale of your home.  Also, why not make your yard look beautiful year round? I have made a list of the best plants for summer. These include: 

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House Flip Profit

High-end house flipping is soaring. The profit is at an all time high! According to CNN "Home flipping is settling back into a more historically normal pattern after a flurry of flipping during

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How To Take Care Of Your Bushes

The Basics to Beautiful RosesNo matter what type of rose, shrub, or tree, all plants need proper care.  Roses have many type of species and require different care at different times,

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Best Practices For Small Pasture Horse Farms

Best Practices For Small Pasture Horse FarmsDo you have Horses on a Small Pasture? There are a few basic steps to keep your horses happy and your land healthy. The main things to remember are

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Make More Money At Your Next Garage Sale

 Hello Neighbors!  I thought this may be help you Make More Money at your upcoming Garage Sale.If you want to make some money and get rid of your stuff, there are many things to

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Aquatic Facilities In Lexington

Are you looking for Aquatic facilities in Lexington, KY? Here is a list of some popular neighborhoods with pools: Waterford, Castlewood, Southland, Shillito, Firebrook, and Southland.Being a part of

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Lexington Legends Baseball

Are you looking for a family friendly activity do in April in Lexington, KY? Come out and support the Lexington Legends in their first home game of the season! Game is on April 15th starting at

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Blake Adams With New Home Collective At Keller Williams

A Buyer’s Agent for New Home Collective and supported by the #1 real estate agency in the world, Keller Williams, I am working with buyers and I’m passionate about finding the perfect home for

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Golfing In The Bluegrass

The Bluegrass Region of Kentucky is one of the best places to Golf.  Enjoy world class golf courses at affordable prices in Lexington, Kentucky. Temperate climate makes year round golf a

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Cathys Top 5 Restaurant Picks In Hamburg

There are many restaurants in the Hamburg area in Lexington, KY. Sometimes it can be a tough choice to choose which one to go to. To make is easier to choose from all of the restaurants I created a

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Homes For Sale In Pleasant Valley Georgetown

Pleasant Valley is a great subdivision in Georgetown, KY ! There is many children in the subdivision and great families! Houses are priced great and are move in ready. The subdivision started in

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Spring Home Buying

Spring is a great time to buy a home!  Today is  a GREAT day to start that process.  The New Home Collective @ KW Greater Lexington has created a buying process that is second to.

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Still Meadows A Premier Subdivision In Lexington Ky

Still Meadows is a beautiful, family friendly neighborhood located in Lexington KY.  With home prices ranging from $400,000-$600,000+, it's luxury living at it's best.   Check out my

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Lexington Homes 150k To 250k

Are you hunting for a ‎home ‬in‪ ‎Lexington ‬priced from $150,000-$250,000? We can make it ‎easy ‬to find the perfect home, for the best price!Click Here for→http://goo.gl

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Top reasons to use a Buyers Agent: 1. A buyer's agent is a real estate agent whom you hire to work for you, looking out for your best interests, not the seller's, throughout the entire

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Become A Featured Partner

We have a great way to feature local businesses on our University of Kentucky Blog site http://bbn411.comWould you like to have your business featured on BBN411?  It is easy and it’s!

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Game Day

Are you game day ready? Have you always imagined watching the big game in your very own theater room? You know the one with the 100" screen, complete with surround sound, and luxurious

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Hamburg Homes 200K 300K

Hamburg Homes 200K to 300KAre you looking for something  between 200 K and 300K that's local and close to everything in Lexington?  The Hamburg area is definitely the place to

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Build Your Dream Home

Have you always wanted to build your dream home?  Now is the time to get started! There are several new home construction sites in Lexington, KY.  Some of the neighborhoods with

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Hire The Right Agent To Sell Your Home

Are you planning on selling your home? Print this!Agent Interview QuestionsBefore hiring a real estate agent, be sure to ask: What is the average number of days your listings are on the

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New Year New House

Looking for that perfect new house in 2015?  Contact Lisa with 411Lex!

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year from www.411lex!

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Golf Course Living In Georgetown KY

Looking for golf course living? Looking to walk out your back door onto the course to tee off? Cherry Blossom is a beautiful Golf and Country Club subdivision located in Georgetown, KY. This

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January Is The Best Time To Make An Offer

The best month to make an offer on a house is January. Fewer buyers are willing to house-hunt during cold, nasty weather, so there’s less competition and few, if any, bidding wars. Sellers

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Winter Home Selling Tips

Are  you looking for some  advice on how to sell  your  home in  the winter?   Winter Selling TipsSunny Days will be the best &

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Lexington Home Sales Are Hot This Winter

 Lexington Home Sales Are Hot This Winter The holidays may seem like a hectic time to sell your home, but there are many advantages to selling this time of year.  The most important

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ZUMBA FITNESS Georgetown KY

Looking for a fun fitness class?  Dread gaining weight during the holiday season?  Don't wait until January to burn those calories!  Join me for ZUMBA FITNESS!  It's exercise in

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Now Hiring Inside Sales

*Immediate opening for a Inside Sales You should be a fast learner, a positive person, and a great communicator. You will work in a fast-paced real estate office in Lexington, Kentucky. We

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New Home Collective Is Hiring

**Immediate opening for executive assistant to fast paced real estate team. You should be an organizer, a fast learner, a positive person, and a great communicator. Good word-processing and computer

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Election Day And Epilepsy

Election Day is here!  There is often legislation affecting epilepsy and treatments for it.  Be sure to educate yourself about the candidates in your area and where they stand on issues

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Epilepsy Awareness

    It's November! Do you know what is significant about this month?  November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month.  Unfortunately, this disorder is still misunderstood in

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New Listing

Looking for land in Lexington, Ky?  This beautiful ranch, located at 2221 Hume Rd, sits on 3 acres and is just minutes from I-75 and Hamburg Pavilion.  Contact me today for your

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Make A Difference

October 25th is national "Make a Difference Day."    Once a week, I volunteer at a school, in which the students take a Peace Builder's Pledge.  They pledge to build peace in their

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Weekend Plans

What are your plans for this beautiful fall weekend?  Checking out Big Blue Madness, off to the races at Keeneland, meeting up with friends to watch UK take on LSU (at LSU),

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Pumpkin Patch

Looking for some great family fun in the Bluegrass this month?  October is the perfect time to visit one of the many orchards in Central Kentucky.  My favorite is Boyds Orchard 

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New Home Collective Supports Local Business

If you or someone you know owns a local business that would like more exposure please contact us.   New Home Collective and our many websites Collectively have HUGE internet presence and we

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The Smile Kentucky

Are you new to the area or just looking for a new dentist?  The Smile Kentucky is the place for you!  The Smile KY combines advanced technology and attention to detail to provide you with

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Golf Course Living In Lexington KY

Golf Course Living? Look no farther.  In the Northeast part of Lexington, Ky, or the Hamburg area, as we call it, sits the desirable Andover Golf and Country Club.  Neighborhoods

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Searching For Homes In Andover Forest

Homes in Andover ForestIf you are searching for the perfect Andover Forest home you have come to the right place.  I have made it my mission to know what's going on in Andover Forest.  

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Open House For First Time Home Buyers

Open House for First Time Home BuyersAre you a first time home buyer?   Do you have questions about the process of buying your first home? If you want to buy your first  home today or

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Heard From An Unnamed Source UK Is Going To A Bowl This Year

We are pretty hopeful of this 2014-15 UK Football seasonThe first game is  Saturday Aug 30th at 12 NoonUK vs. UT Martin Location:Lexington, Ky.Check out www.FB.com/bbn411;

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