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Blogging Makes You Fat - 06/16/08 11:49 AM
Here is a post from husband I thought the Activerain community would get a kick on reading. Want a sure way to gain weight? Start a new blog. Starting a new blog, writing weekly posts, learning SEO, and then optimizing for good search engine placement has occupied so much of my time for the past several months. I have gained 10 plus pounds! My wife hired me (that means free!) instead of a web design and marketing company to throw something out on the web about her real estate agents business. I had a little experience creating websites a few yeas (2 comments)
Warning Positive Home Sales News Maybe Dangerous To Your Health! - 06/13/08 02:56 PM
Warning: The Sturgeon General advices you to be careful reading or listening to positive homes sales news which maybe dangerous to your health or at least a shock to your system compared to the normal news environment. Care should be taken when reading or listening to positive news. I get up every morning with a positive attitude with the goal to make it a positive day. During my morning drive to work I listen to the news talk radio station. I don't know about you but I almost hate turning on the radio or any news these days. My positive (0 comments)
Freightliner-Daimler Trucks Fort Mill SC New Office Almost Ready - 06/12/08 09:33 AM
Fort Mill SC keeps growing. The new Koll Development Company 150,000 square foot Intellicenter building in Fort Mill SC is finished and has been turned over to Daimler Trucks of North America. Freightliner LLC changed it corporate name last January to Daimler Trucks of North America. Last October Daimler Trucks announced the move of its 340 job sales and marketing division from Portland OR to Fort Mill, SC. As of the company deadline for relocation decisions last January, 118 Portland Daimler employees are making the move to Fort Mill, SC. I took a look at Daimler's job opening website. Only 14 (3 comments)
If you are shopping for a home in the Tega Cay or Fort Mill area right now you will notice lawns looking brown instead of green these days. With higher or I should say HOT summer temperatures and water restrictions that are in place, it is difficult to maintain a bright green lawn. So you might ask what are the current water restrictions? Here is an update. Tega Cay's city council did revise the current stage 3 water restrictions on May 31st. Stage 3 restriction have been in place since October of last year. We were blessed with much needed rain during (0 comments)
60 Million Mixed Use Development Approved For Fort Mill - 06/06/08 03:06 PM
View Larger Map York County Council approved on May 19 to re-zone 32 acres in Fort Mill on highway 160 west across from Baxter Village to mixed use. ELA, a Rock Hill based developer, original planned to build apartments but sought to add retail and office developmemt to the project. The development after last months county approval will now consist of 288 apartments and 110,605 square foot of retail and office space. The buildings in the front of the development facing highway 160 will be 4 to 5 story buildings with retail and restaurants on the first floor and offices in (0 comments)
What is one of the most important things to do when buying a home? Visualize were your furniture will go in each room. Well... yes that is part of the processes but more importantly hire a professional to do a home inspection. So even if you manage to find the perfect home a good home inspection can help you understand exactly what's not so perfect about the home you're going to buy. That's a good thing. Because when you're buying a home you're also buying all of the home's problems too. You're making a large investment in the property and (0 comments)
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