Twitter Digest #realestate: September 10, 2012

  1. PropertyPak's Property News is out! ▸ Top stories today via @cjournal

  2. PropertyPak's Property News is out! ▸ Top stories today via @RealEstateShare

  3. PropertyPak's Property News is out! ▸ Top stories today via @ProfSteveKeen

  4. RT @NWInsuranceInfo: Now is a good time to do simple maintenance around your home to protect it from harsh fall and winter weather http: …

  5. HousingWire | Rural affordable housing struggles with oil and gas boom via @sharethis

  6. Property Management 2012 – Hilton Head Monthly via @hhmonthly

  7. RT @nathanjurewicz: RT @homenewsdotco: UBS sued by US regulator over sale of mortgage-backed securities – Reuters: .. …

  8. New PropertyPak website feature: Completely interactive Twitter timeline: Do you like it? We hope so. Please try it.

  9. RT @nytrealestate: Big Deal: Why Brokers Study Chinese

  10. PropertyPak's Property News is out! ▸ Top stories today via @NickBastianAZ @tomderkas

  11. San Bernardino May Not Need Eminent Domain Fix: Report

  12. Good basic info: "6 tips for upgrading home's electrical system"

  13. If you don't like it, hire one who does. Demographics are important! Social: "Inman Video: Should You Be Everywhere?"

  14. Be one of these or at least "understand" them: "Gen Y Is Good for Your Small Business… Are You Millennial Friendly?"

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