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What Would You Do for $8000?

As you're probably aware of by now, Uncle Sam is providing an $8000 tax credit to first-time homebuyers who purchase and close on their homes by November 30th (time is running out -- just over 100 days left).

Take a look at this entertaining RE/MAX video:


What Would You Do for $8000?  You don't have to do anything crazy... you just need to buy a house.

I can help with that.  Give me a call at 703-626-0715.

Or click here to start your home search in Northern Virginia or D.C.

What will you do with your $8000?

Here's a few suggestions:

Comment balloon 10 commentsBrian Block • August 16 2009 07:53AM


Good information. Too many prospective buyers will miss this opportunity. We are still finding that many callers are not familiar with the credit and how it works.

Posted by Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs (Realty Group Referrals) over 8 years ago
Brain - Very cute ! Im glad to see RE/MAX being hip and cool ! Great video ! Who does not want $8,000 ?
Posted by Christopher and Stephanie Somers - Realtors - Philadelphia Real Estate (Realtor / Owner - RE/MAX Access) over 8 years ago

Thanks for creating another great post for Sunday morning. Have a great one today.

Posted by Katiejo Franks (Real Estate and Beyond, LLC) over 8 years ago

Brian, you make it sound so easy!  Oh, but it really is easy! 

Posted by Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital (RLAH Real Estate) over 8 years ago
Yes that is a cute video and Im glad to see you getting the word out. Its all going to be over soon then what.
Posted by Chip Jefferson (Gibbs Realty and Auction Company) over 8 years ago

Brian, great post. I picked up two new buyers this week. I'm worried too many will wait until last minute!

Posted by Lori Cain, Midtown Tulsa Real Estate Top Producer (eXp Realty) over 8 years ago

Brian, this is a great video, thanks for the entertainment.  Hope you get a ton of new buyers quickly!  You can sleep later...

Posted by Evelyn Johnston, The People You Know, Like and Trust! (Friends & Neighbors Real Estate) over 8 years ago

Brian, I have always loved the remax commercials and I like the suggestions you give on how to spend the money!

Posted by Barb Szabo, CRS, E-pro Realtor, Cleveland Ohio Homes (RE/MAX Trinity Brecksville Ohio) over 8 years ago

Brian, I just put this on my website yesterday.  We only have a few more months to get the word out! 

Posted by Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate (RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX Solutions) over 8 years ago

It is really amazing how many people will do stupid things to get $8,000, but buy something that will end up helping you in life like a house... OH HECK NO!

Todd Clark -

Posted by The Friendly Home Team, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate (Realty Pro Oregon, LLC) over 8 years ago