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A friend is going to attend at least one of these events, and I would love to go, but will be at Florida Realtor's Convention this week. If you have a chance, you might want to stop and check out some cool photography. I love photography, having been raised on Ansel Adam's black & white outdoor p...
Jax2025 & JCCI (Jacksonville Community Council, Inc) recently reviewed 14,000 surveys filled out by current residents of Jacksonville, FL about where the city is going, and what the city's vision should be. A JCCI representative visited our Beaches NEFAR Council this past week, and encouraged tho...
Residential Units Dec. '10 Dec. '11 Dec. '12 Dec. '12 vs Dec. '11 New Listings 92 122 109 -11% Sold Listings 104 121 141 +17% Total Active 1048 814 615 - 24% Months Inventory 10.08 6.73 4.36 - 35% Residential Recap: December 2012 vs December 2011 (year over year) Clear evidence of...
I had intended to do something fabulous & dramatic for my 1000 post, but just realized, my PRIOR post was, in fact my 1000th post. I mentioned today in my speech how we can all be optimistic, every day, in every situation, and part of that is my daily interaction with ActiveRain, and the inspira...
I was honored to be recognized today as the incoming President of the Northeast Florida Association of Realtors. We had an amazing tournout for our annual awards and installation, and everyone is thrilled with the optimistic energy we feel in our business. Our awards included Realtor of The Y...
The weather was all over the place here on Wednesday: we started with sideways rain, and ended with sunshine and gusty winds...far better than other parts of the country, I'm sure. I managed this cool cloud at about sunset, not far from my house.
Our local Sawgrass Publix is finally closing for a major remodel. This location, near to the famous Sawgrass TPC is well supported by the local area, which means all those shoppers will have to find an alternate grocery store for the next 18 months. There are several other Publix stores in the ...
We have had an awesome couple of days here in Jacksonville Beach, FL. Yesterday, the weather was up to 80, and the beach was packed with people (apparently no one worried about Mary Lee the wintering Great White Shark, as her GPS has her off the Fernandina Beach coast). The weather inspired me t...
It's certainly a new year in Jacksonville, with the major decision made by the new GM, Dave Caldwell, who fired Mike Mularkey after our worst season in history. Shad Khan purchased the Jaguars last year, and made some big changes, and I know I was very optimistic about this past season, at leas...
Thanks to Silvia - I had to leave the convention before this concert, and the Eagles have been a favorite band of mine for many years - enjoy! YouTube Friday - The Eagles in Concert at NAR Convention The Eagles with Glenn Frey and Timothy Schmit were the stars of the Celebrity concert at the Annu...