nm: COOL OFF AT ONE OF NEW MEXICO'S 18 + LAKES! - 08/10/10 09:34 AM
Did you know that 18 of New Mexico's State Parks feature beautiful lakes ranging in size from a 3 acre Oasis in the eastern plains to the 36,500 Elephant Butte Lake between Albuquerque and Las Cruces? You can enjoy our healthy desert climate without giving up fishing, boating and water skiing. Also within a two hour drive or less of Albuquerque are Fenton Lake near Jemez Springs, Storrie Lake near the historic Victorian town of Las Vegas northeast of Santa Fe, and Santa Rosa, Conchas and Ute Lake in eastern New Mexico.
About three hours north of Albuquerque, Heron Lake and … (2 comments)

I've been told that when WalMart made plans to open its first store in Belen, New Mexico some years ago, they thought it was bound to be a small store. What these business people from Arkansas did not realize was that Belen is a vital small town known as the Hub City in New Mexico, the junction of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway and the I-25 and I-40 corridors. Belen is an easy commute to a population base of over 3/4 million consumers in and around Albuquerque and Rio Rancho. The original WalMart store was a smash success, and soon … (0 comments)

nm: Valencia County Commissioners Vote Against Agricultural Preservation! - 02/03/09 04:03 AM
On January 21st, the Valencia County Commission voted 3-2 to approve a zoning change on 40 acres of irrigated Rio Grande Valley farm land from A-P (Agricultural Preservation) to RR2 (residential 2.5 acre minimum), despite a unanimous recommendation against the proposal by the Valencia County Planning and Zoning Board, and despite nearly unanimous opposition from neighboring property owners.
The zoning change request came from land owners John Whisenant, an Albuquerque real estate developer, and Elias Barela, a freshman State Representative. The deciding vote came from Valencia County Commissioner Georgia Otero Kirkham, Barela's first cousin. Kirkham refused to recuse herself on the … (0 comments)

nm: Great new marketing idea in Albuquerque: Holiday Horse Property Extravaganza - 12/11/08 11:48 AM
Listing agents marketing horse properties in and around Albuquerque, New Mexico, are trying a new marketing ploy to try to get buyers out and about, falling in love with their listings. It's being billed as a "Holiday Horse Property Extravaganza," and features more than 30 listings all over the greater Albuquerque area, all with existing homes and existing barns, stalls, and other horse facilities.
The¬†effort is structured as a two-day event, with high-end horse properties (priced over $1 million, and suitable for large-scale breeding/training operations) all open by invitation only on the afternoon of Saturday, December 3rd from noon to 4 … (2 comments)

nm: Equestrian Estate in Albuquerque, NM - 07/31/08 02:46 PM
Ideal Location for Serious Horsemen! 347 Lagunitas, Albuquerque, NM 87105 View Map Completely turn-key, high-class horse property! Elegant home has HW floors, radiant heat, raised ceilings, hot tub, wonderful master suite, central vacuum, beautiful built-ins, Brazilian cherry-wood and rough-cut slate floors, automatic, solar-powered entry gate, industrial pro-panel roof. The entire 7.624 acres is lush and green, with abundant, huge shade tress. Block barn (approx. 40x60) has office, oversize foaling stall with camera monitor, additional 12x12 stalls, tack rm, phone, TV, power, auto-waterers, vet rack. Additional horse facilities include 6-stall shed row barn; enclosed, covered round pen; huge, 66 ton, 19' tall … (0 comments)

nm: Bosque Farms Community Fair: a Step Back in Time! - 07/29/08 12:32 PM

nm: Go Green, Get Greenbacks Back! - 07/03/08 06:53 AM
Here in Albuquerque, utility companies are encouraging consumers to go green in the most powerful way: by talking directly to our wallets! Yep, there are utility-sponsored cash incentives for doing things that are green and eco0friendly, at least in Albuquerque, NM!
Here are some examples:
PNM (Public Service Company of New Mexico) wants to help keep those old refrigerators out of the landfills, while simultaneously encouraging the use of more energy-efficient models. Their plan? a $30 rebate plus the free removal of the old refrigerator to PNM's state-of -the-art recycling facility, where almost everything can be recycled and kept out of … (1 comments)

nm: 21 Violeta Place, Los Lunas, NM 87031 - 01/16/08 09:40 AM
Stunning 3-Bedroom Close to Schools 21 Violeta Place, Los Lunas, NM 87031 View Map This beautiful D. R. Horton home is within walking/biking distance from 3 new schools. (It's one of just a few with a 3 car garage. The high vaulted ceilings make this home feel larger than it is. The large greatroom opens to a large kitchen with lots of cupboard and counter space. The bright,open master bedroom is separate from the other two and has built-in bookshelves, a walk-in closet and a full bath. The second bedroom is large, with a bay window. All neutral decor throughout, and … (4 comments)

nm: Valencia County Prices Up for Homes in 2007! - 01/10/08 01:12 PM

nm: Valencia County communities electing officials in March - 01/05/08 12:58 PM

nm: Great Horse Property near Albuquerque! - 01/03/08 08:54 AM
Home for the family, and the horses, too! 930 Sandia Drive, Bosque Farms, NM 87068 View Map Finally, a horse property where the people live well, and so do the horses! Under 20 minutes to downtown Albuquerque, too! This terrific family home features new laminate floors, carpet, paint, completely new baths, and minor kitchen redo. There are two large living areas, three generous bedrooms, and a small office. And for the horses, we offer a nice 3-stall barn with pipe-fenced runs, large tack room, and huge covered hay storage, all on a lush, green, Bosque Farms acre!
Details Asking Price: $269,000 … (0 comments)

nm: Rio Abajo Days: Fun for the whole family in Belen, New Mexico! - 08/22/07 05:44 AM

nm: Tour Placitas, New Mexico! A truly enchanting part of the Land of Enchantment! - 08/17/07 08:01 AM

nm: Ponderosa Paradise: Ten Acres, Tall Pines in the New Mexico Mountains near Albuquerque! - 08/03/07 08:46 AM

nm: 930 Sandia Drive, Bosque Farms, NM 87068 - 07/09/07 05:26 AM

nm: Los Lunas, NM Parades for the 4th of July! - 07/06/07 06:22 AM

nm: Peralta NM Elects First Mayor! - 06/21/07 02:41 PM

nm: Albuqueque Real Estate Market Report: A Snapshot on June 13, 2007 - 06/13/07 04:25 AM

nm: 105 Atarque, Conchas Dam, NM 88416 - 06/13/07 03:33 AM

nm: New Mexico Lake Shore: Lakefront Vacation Home at Conchas Lake - 06/13/07 03:11 AM


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