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  • Dunleavy Faces Independent Challenger in Senate E Race

    Tiny Chickaloon, population 272, lies just within the newly redrawn boundaries of Senate E, the lengthy district that threads the Richardson Highway from Valdez to Delta Junction. Independent candidate for Senate E, Warren Keogh, has called Chickaloon home for three decades.


    Amid hundreds of spectators, most of them members of the media, the President makes a few cute comments, issues a pardon for the turkey and a "runner-up" , and then sends the turkeys off to a petting zoo or ranch, where they live about a year. Why they live only a year is because domestic turkeys are bred to become so pleasingly plump so quickly that disease takes over their bodies if they're not slaughtered.

  • 7 Intense Shows Set In Alaska That Came Before MTV's 'Slednecks'

    Can you really see Russia from Sarah Palin's house? We haven't made the trip and can't say for sure, but down the street in Wasilla, Alaska, you're guaranteed to spot at least a few " Slednecks ." MTV's newest reality show, which premieres Thursday, October 30 at 10/9c, will follow a group of cold-blooded friends who are just like you and your crew - except they'll enjoy caribou stew before a slice of pizza and would party on a glacier before even considering a spring-break blowout in Cancun.

Leone Harris-Ewing
REMAX Dynamic of The Valley
892 E. USA Circle #100
Wasilla, AK, 99654
Office: 907-352-9357
Cell: 907-775-0226
Solid Advice on Buying a Home in Wasilla Alaska From Real Estate Agent Leone Harris-Ewing | Print |

Solid Advice on Buying a Home in Wasilla Alaska From Real Estate Agent Leone Harris-Ewing

When buyers are looking for a new home, it can be a very exciting time. However, there is a right way and a wrong way to start searching for new property. Unfortunately, many buyers go about this process in completely the wrong way. Here are some common mistakes that buyers make:

1.Going at it alone: It is very tempting for buyers to go out and pick up real estate magazines around Wasilla Alaska Wasilla real estate agent. However, this is one of the most dangerous mistakes that buyers make because the real estate process in AK is a complicated one. There are many regulations and laws that are vitally important during the process. Using an experienced, qualified agent is important to protect the buyer.

2.Not getting pre-qualified: In all of the excitement of looking for their new property, many buyers start looking before they get pre-qualified with a mortgage lender. This is not a good thing to do because of several reasons. First of all, the seller is going to want to see some kind of documentation from a lender that the buyer can qualify. Secondly, buyers often find themselves very disheartened when they start looking at properties that turn out to be above their price range. It's very hard to go down in price range once you've looked at houses that are above what you can afford.

3.Not pinpointing specific search criteria: It's very important to pinpoint exactly what you want in a property before you start looking. This will help you avoid settling for a property that doesn't really meet your needs. It will also help the real estate agent that is assisting you to narrow in on the perfect home for you.

For more free information on buying a new home in Wasilla Alaska, visit my website at http://www.SurfAlaskaRealEstate.com. You can find free tips and tricks about buying Wasilla homes in Wasilla Alaska as well as information on properties that have recently sold. You can also call me directly at 907-775-0226 anytime.

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