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About Doug Abercrombie

After 25 years in the financial planning business with The Principal Financial Group I entered into the exciting and rewarding world of Real Estate. I work primarily in the residential market in the Lillian and Elberta area in beautiful Baldwin County Alabama. I grew up in the small town of Deerfield, MA. Upon graduating from Deerfield Academy in 1962, I spent 5 wonderful years at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa and except for a brief return north have lived in Dixie for the last 37 years.

I enjoy 'Bama football, fishing, sailing and tennis and an annual three week "Wild Hog" motorcycle trip with and old classmate and dear friend on our Harleys. I am an Associate Broker at ERA Class.Com and I'm here to help you wilh all of your real estate needs. Whether you're looking to buy or sell, I am your Lillian and Baldwin County Real Estate Expert.

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Creative Ways To Get Leads As A Real Estate Agent

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Is Online Advertising Worth It For Realtors?

Is Online Advertising Worth It For Realtors?

For real estate agents working in the sphere today, there’s no denying that marketing is a key part of becoming successful. In order to sell real estate, you’re going to need to get your name out in the sphere. It doesn’t matter how highly developed your other skills are, without a solid marketing strategy you won’t go far. With the arrival of ...

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How To Advertise Online As A Real Estate Agent

How To Advertise Online As A Real Estate Agent

The online environment is growing, and with so many people surfing the internet, many businesses seize the opportunity to market themselves on the internet. It’s not just big companies that leverage the benefits of digital marketing but also independent agents such as realtors. In a post-pandemic era, the real estate market of 2021 looks more promising than ever ...

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Dollars And Sense: Invest In Your 401k Or Pay Off Your Home

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Job security for many people is an important aspect, but it might be overlooked if you don’t consider the unexpected, which often leads to unemployment. Take, for example, the pandemic that hit us in 2020, that left many people without jobs, especially in the leisure and hospitality industries. Not only that but as many were concerned about keeping Covid-19 out ...

 

Real Estate Glossary Terms

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    Skeleton (bones) of a building. ...

  • Deposition

    Discovery of information before trial in which a stenographer records the statements made by a witness under oath. The statements are made to answer questions posed by the attorneys to both parties. The witness may either be a party to the action, or an independent person (e.g., expert witness). ...

  • Improvements And Betterments Insurance

    Tenant's modifications of leased space to fit his particular needs. Up to 10% of contents coverage inside the structure may be applied to insure against damage or destruction of improvements or betterments made by a tenant who does not carry coverage on the structure itself. For example, under the h ...

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    Computer system established by London trade associations for processing insurance policies. The work of LIMNET involves the notification and settlement of insurance policy claims. ...

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    Inland marine policy to cover liability for goods that belong to clients while in a mover's possession. ...

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