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Real Estate Broker/Owner - CastNet Realty - TREC#263257
Introducing the beautiful Texas Coastal Bend and offering my Real Estate expertise for buyers and sellers. "When you think Real Estate, think Ricki Eichler" Thirty plus years experience, residential and commercial real estate, homes, land,ranches,live water, waterfront homes, vacation homes, businesses for sale, retirees and senior relocation
 It's Christmas time!Presents and gifts and what to buy for friends and relatives near and far.For those not living close by, there are lots of catalogs and online sites offering all kinds of goodies.  One of my favorite things to send is Christmas Cakes.  Yes, you hear lots of complaining about ...
Is this a good time to invest in real estate?  I've always thought real estate was a good investment.  It is not a liquid asset like other investments but has a lower risk usually.  That's why I like it.  I like making money but having a low risk of loss.I've been investing in the stock market re...
This year is coming to a close and we are being reminded of that fact by the beautiful Autumn Leaves.  They are everywhere you look.  Two weeks ago, it was hard to find the colored trees but today they line every roadside. Beautiful colors of red, gold, orange, brown and green.  The blue sky with...
It's been cloudy all day long.  It rained a lot last night.  We have had storms in various places and light rain at times, then heavy downpours.  All in all, we've been blessed with about 2 inches of rain.  The forecast calls for more rain for several more days.I am happy about the rain because w...
How many have heard of the Double Portion spoken of in the Bible?   Many times when the saints had suffered defeat or loss, the Lord restored unto them what was lost.  Many times, however, he restored to them a "Double Portion".   How wonderful would that be if we received a double portion?  If w...
Some of my favorite friends! Clear water of Mackinaw Island is a favorite swimming spot for these Canadian geese.   They seemed to like me taking pictures of them as they swam by.  Wildlife is amazing!I could spend all day long watching animals, and some days I do just that. This little fellow is...
Everyone loves lilies.  The most common garden variety are Asiatic Lilies.  They come in various colors and add beauty to any landscape.This beauty is so delicate and the edges of the petals are ruffled.   Lilies are planted from bulbs and are easy to grow and care for.  They make a great additio...
Real estate agents are some of the busiest people in the world!  We study regularly, take classes, go to meetings, make prospective phone calls, meet people, network, write letters and advertising, attend community functions, promote ourselves, and show listings and write and negotiate contracts....
Just a little beauty to share with you...I never get tired of looking at nature, do you?It always lightens my spirit when I see a flower bloom.  Watching the birds fly back and forth to my bird feeder or taking a bath at the birdbath, is my idea of spending quality time.  I've always been this wa...
I want to write, I want to write but every time I sit down to write a blog, I have to stop and ask myself,  "who am I going to offend?"Isn't it awful that our ability to share our thoughts is now governed by what is politically correct?  I am not a person that discriminates.  I try and treat ever...

Ricki Eichler McCallum

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