Monthly Archives: March 2012

Buying cheaper than renting in nearly 100 major U.S. markets: Trulia

This is so true, even here on and near South Padre Island! Below is an article on housingwire.com: Buying is more affordable than renting in 98 out of the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas — even in New York, Los … Continue reading

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Did You Miss Spring Break on South Padre Island?

This was a concert at Schlitterbahn on Saturday, March 17th, 2012 on South Padre Island. Spring Break was huge this year as you can see from this picture. It is worth a thousand words!

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5 Foreclosure Myths

Beginning in 2007, foreclosures rocked the real estate world. Like an out-of-control freight train, they began decimating the market, peaking in 2009. Myths and rumors began propagating like mushrooms as consumers struggled to understand the new reality. Although many misconceptions … Continue reading

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Spring Break – And it is Only Wednesday

Spring Break at Coca Cola Beach is busy and this is only Wednesday! Traffic is building. Causeway is backing up but this is just the lull before the storm! The concerts are about to start. If you are not a … Continue reading

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Aeromexico to Double their Flights to Brownsville

  Great news for Monterrey folks……Starting in April, there will be six flights weekly from the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport to Monterrey. For a short time, the doubling of service is designed to accommodate the large number of … Continue reading

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Columbus replica ships to land in Port Isabel

The “Pinta” and the Nina” will be docked at Southpoint Marina in Port Isabel March 22nd-April 1st. The general public is invited to visit the ships for a walk aboard, self-guided tour. Admission charges are $8 for adults; $7 for … Continue reading

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Need a ride, free meal? Beach Reach Ministries can help!

Students from over 20 schools will make up this year’s Beach Reach Ministries, who will once again camp on South Padre Island beaches March 12-16 to offer assistance to Spring Breakers who may party a little too hard. Those with … Continue reading

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Is the Padre Elite Team Getting Smarter at the RE/MAX Convention?

This week will be educational & motivational for Alta & Gayle. It is the RE/MAX International Convention in Las Vegas. Stay tuned. We will be blogging about a new investment opportunity for your IRA’s.

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Grant Nets 180K Indigenous Plants for SPI

The City of South Padre Island was recently awarded a grant that will result in the planting of 180,000 indigenous plants to help in the ongoing dune restoration effort. The award covers the cost of the vegetation, manpower and equipment. … Continue reading

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