silicon valley: Vegas Bob gearing up for his next job in the Bay Area - 01/28/20 08:23 AM

Vegas Bob gearing up for his next job in the Bay Area
 
Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob is getting ready to start a new construction project in the Bay Area in Northern California. VB is not sure if he's going on a project in Silicon Valley Santa Clara County or in Downtown San Francisco.
Most of the huge projects are coming up in Downtown SF with plenty of overtime working 6-7 days per week. VB is getting closer to retirement age so he's thinking 6-7 days per week would create a larger nest egg when the time comes to hang up the hard … (4 comments)

silicon valley: Vegas Bob hitting it hard with Google once again - 03/02/19 08:30 AM

Vegas Bob hitting it hard with Google once again
 
Around 3 years again Robert Vegas Bob Swetz was talking with a passenger on a flight to Alaska from Silicon Valley in the Bay Area of California. This passenger was a young man who worked with tech companies on search engines, etc. 
For about 8 straight years I had been plugging and or using Google for all my blogging, photographs, videos and more. This person I was talking with said it's best to switch it up, plug Google, Yahoo, Bing, Microsoft Edge and other search engine platforms instead of one.
So after focusing on Yahoo, … (5 comments)

silicon valley: Latest Breaking News on Robert Swetz Working on GOOGLE Projects - 07/11/18 08:03 PM

 
Latest Breaking News on Robert Swetz Working on GOOGLE Projects
 
Robert Swetz just found out today that he will be working on (New) Google Construction Projects in Silicon Valley in Northern California.
 
Google has many (New) buildings, etc going up in the very near future in California.
In early fall of 2018 Robert Swetz has been dialed in on working on these new projects.
Robert Swetz (does not) want to disclose the company he will be working for, the exact projects, etc for security and or other reasons.
But if Robert Swetz plays his cards right and zips his lip he may just be working on (New) projects for GOOGLE for the next 4-5 years and … (16 comments)

silicon valley: Silicon Valley California or Las Vegas for Robert Swetz? - 05/09/18 08:38 AM

Silicon Valley California or Las Vegas for Robert Swetz?
At the moment Robert Swetz has been preparing himself physically and mentally for the next new construction project to come his way. 
Robert has checked some new projects out and likes several but none that are really close to where he lives in San Jose. Robert was offered several jobs in downtown San Francisco but (does not) want to spend 4 hours per day commuting from SJ to SF.

There are many new construction projects getting ready light up in Las Vegas Nevada and the Bay Area. But at this moment Robert being patient about … (7 comments)

silicon valley: Glass and Metal Specialists in Silicon Valley, San Jose, Morgan Hill and surrounding South Bay locations - 12/10/17 05:54 PM

Glass and Metal Specialists in Silicon Valley, San Jose, Morgan Hill and surrounding South Bay locations

Glass and Metal Specialists installs a variety of glass and metal. From punched openings with aluminum flush glaze systems like the photo above, the aluminum comes in many different colors painted and or anodized. Glass installed in these openings can be insulated glass (double pane) or 1/4 inch plate glass, and tinted.

Glass and Metal Specialists can also install office entrances like the photo above with with doors. 

GMS also installs store fronts like the photo above in a variety of colored aluminum and clear or tinted glass.

Also … (3 comments)

silicon valley: New Google Expansion Mountain View Benson Industries by Robert Swetz - 12/02/17 01:19 PM
 
New Google Expansion Mountain View - Benson Industries by Robert Swetz 2018  Benson Industries will start building the Google expansion in Mountain View California in Silicon Valley.  This project will have approx. 8 to 9 different phases run by different project managers for each phase and take approx. 3 years to build.  This new Google expansion has already broke ground and will man/woman up with full construction crews in May/June 2018.  I am very happy to say that I have already been offered a job glazing this project. I have to make some huge decisions on whether I will work for Benson Industries on the … (6 comments)

silicon valley: Sunrise over Lucille Lake Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz - 09/09/17 09:14 AM

 
Sunrise over Lucille Lake Wasilla Alaska by Robert Swetz     I finally was able to break away from work on Labor Day weekend and visit my family in Alaska. The last time I was in Alaska was in 2016 so you might understand my excitement being there again.   I am wrapping up a job in Silicon Valley in NorCal so it's very difficult for me to break away. I spent some quality time in Homer with my wife and we looked at some real estate.   On my visit I took many photographs and the photo above was … (3 comments)

silicon valley: Facebook might be Robert Vegas Bob Swetz's next commercial job - 08/02/17 09:40 PM
 
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 Facebook might be Robert Vegas Bob Swetz's next commercial job  
  Facebook might be Robert Vegas Bob Swetz's next commercial job   Robert Swetz is finishing up Santa Clara Square in Silicon Valley around the Bay Area in Northern California. I have been working on this project since June 3 of 2016 and it's been a great commercial project to work on.   I may take a short vacation to Alaska for around 2-3 weeks once I am laid off and then possibly work on the new Facebook project located around Silicon Valley. I will know … (7 comments)

silicon valley: Robert Vegas Bob Swetz will be headed to Alaska soon - 07/23/17 11:27 AM

Sunday, July 23, 2017 Robert Vegas Bob Swetz will be headed to Alaska soon     Robert Vegas Bob Swetz will be headed to Alaska soon   Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob will be wrapping up a construction job he has been working on for almost 2 years soon. Santa Clara Square located in Silicon Valley north of San Jose will be complete in 1-2 months.     As soon as I am finished with Santa Clara Square I will be going to Alaska to spend some time with my wife and boys. It will be great to visit family, take … (8 comments)

silicon valley: What can stop Zillow & Amazon in the Real Estate Industry? - 07/22/17 08:33 AM
Saturday, July 22, 2017 What can stop Zillow & Amazon in the Real Estate Industry?   What can stop Zillow & Amazon in the Real Estate Industry?   Zillow, Amazon and other huge corporations continue to come up with new ways with software and apps to hurt and or control the Real Estate Industry.   For any of you that have either been a client for Zillow in the past as a real estate agent or broker you might know how Zillow works. Lately their has been some much news, talk and blogging about Zillow and Amazon, on real estate networks, … (12 comments)

silicon valley: Robert Swetz working Double Time at Santa Clara Square California - 12/20/16 07:01 PM

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 Robert Swetz working Double Time at Santa Clara Square California  
Robert Swetz working Double Time at Santa Clara Square California   Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob has been working at the Santa Clara Square project for 5 months now. Santa Clara Square is located in the heart of Silicon Valley in the Bay Area only minutes north of San Jose. We have almost finished 2 buildings and have 3 more to go on this job site, and then another 6-8 buildings like the ones in the photos.     Vegas Bob has been working overtime and … (19 comments)

silicon valley: 4 Days and Counting before Vegas Bob goes to Alaska - 08/20/16 01:06 AM
4 Days and Counting before Vegas Bob goes to Alaska
 
Robert Vegas Bob Swetz is counting down the days and Saturday 8/20/2-16 makes it number 4 before his return to the Last Frontier.
The last time Vegas Bob was in Alaska was around May 27th 2016 and it was very difficult to leave because Alaska was coming into 20 hours of sun light per day, beautiful weather and so much more.
But returning to the Lower 48 was the right move because Vegas Bob landed a great job on a construction project in the Bay Area (Silicon Valley). And Vegas Bob will be closing … (7 comments)

silicon valley: Working at Santa Clara Square Silicon Valley by Robert Vegas Bob Swetz - 08/09/16 11:47 AM

 
Working at Santa Clara Square Silicon Valley by Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
 
For the 2 months Vegas Bob has been working on a construction project in Santa Clara for Benson Industries called Santa Clara Square installing glass.
 
 
Benson Industries is owned by Warren Buffett and we just completed the 2nd building of 6 that will be built in this area. After these buildings are complete we will be going to another area in Santa Clara to build another 9 buildings like the ones in the photos, or start work on the (New) Google Project coming up soon ;o)
 
 
Robert Swetz has had the opportunity … (28 comments)

silicon valley: Homes For Sale Cupertino Santa Clara Silicon Valley Robert Swetz - 04/12/16 05:20 AM
Homes For Sale Cupertino Santa Clara Silicon Valley Robert Swetz
Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob is headed back to Silicon Valley to work on some construction projects.Robert has become very spoiled by the low population of Anchorage Alaska, clean air, abundance of water, fish, beauty and locals that speak the English language. 

In 2015 Robert worked on a (new) Santa Clara Family Court Building in downtown San Jose for 11 months located in Santa Clara County.Robert is headed back to Silicon Valley for another 2 years to work on some new Construction Projects.

As a Real Estate agent in the State of Nevada covering the Las Vegas Valley and surrounding areas, Robert has associates in Silicon Valley and the Bay … (6 comments)

silicon valley: Glass & Metal Specialists Inc gets Contractors License in California - 03/23/16 01:53 PM
Glass & Metal Specialists Inc gets Contractors License in California
Robert Swetz is very happy to say that our company Glass & Metal Specialists Inc is only weeks away from getting a Contractors License in the State of California.My business partner just passed both tests 4-23-2016 and we will be opening up a shop, etc close to Morgan Hill and or Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area.
 The video and photographs on this page are projects that both my partner and I have worked on in the past. With 50 years of Glazing Experience between my partner and I we are … (15 comments)

silicon valley: Glass & Metal Specialists - Licensed in California - Silicon Valley - 03/03/16 09:53 AM
Glass & Metal Specialists Inc getting Licensed in Silicon Valley California by Robert Swetz

As the founder and owner of Glass & Metal Specialists Inc, I would like to announce that we are in the process of getting a Contractors License in the state of California.
 
Glass & Metal Specialists Inc should have a Contractors License by spring of 2016 and we are contemplating opening up a location around the Silicon Valley and or the Bay Area in California.  Please stay tuned and I will keep everyone up to date on the progress of opening in California and working glass/metal on Commercial & Residential … (19 comments)

silicon valley: Working The Bay Area & Building a New Retirement Home - 02/02/16 03:56 AM
Working The Bay Area and Building a New Retirement Home by Robert Swetz
Robert Swetz aka Vegas Bob - Alaska Bob is seriously thinking about going back down to the Lower 48 and working in either The Bay Area California or Las Vegas Nevada.The Bay Area is BOOMING now with Apple Campus 2, Microsoft, Netflix, etc. and a massive 5 year project in Downtown San Francisco with 3 skyscraper's one reaching 57 stories.
 Robert Swetz is very interested in building a New Retirement Home in Alaska. Robert Already owes the land and now he just needs some extra cash to make this new … (15 comments)

silicon valley: "Latest News" on Real Estate in Las Vegas Nevada December 2 - 2015 - 12/04/15 07:21 AM

The share of Las Vegas homeowners who are underwater continues to slide, but it remains highest among large U.S. cities, a new report shows.
Some 22.1 percent of Southern Nevada homeowners with mortgages were underwater — meaning their debt outweighs their home’s value — in the third quarter. That’s down from 27.8 percent a year earlier and far below its peak of 71 percent in early 2012, according to Seattle-based Zillow.
Despite the improvement, Las Vegas’ current share of upside-down borrowers was highest among the 35 metro areas listed in the report.
The rate nationally is 13.4 percent, and in California’s tech-rich Silicon Valley, … (13 comments)

silicon valley: Prepare yourself for another "Crash" in the economy ;o( - 07/05/15 05:42 AM
Everyone knows that Vegas Bob like to refrain from negative things, and tries his best to surround himself with positive and happy things ... but!
 
Vegas Bob can no longer hold this back ...
Since the end of 2014 and the beginning of 2015, Vegas Bob learned about some information from several different people in California and other sources.
 
Now I don't know where some Californians get their information, but I think it stems from Silicon Valley, and all the World Wide Web information that runs through the computer industry there.
 
Now don't get me wrong, Vegas Bob along with millions of other people around the … (19 comments)

silicon valley: New Apple Corporation Head Quarters & Robert Vegas Bob Swetz 10-2-2014 - 10/02/14 05:11 AM
New Apple Corporation Head Quarters & Robert Vegas Bob Swetz 10-2-2014       New Apple Corporation Head Quarters & Robert Vegas Bob Swetz 10-2-2014   Well, it continues to look good for Vegas Bob getting hooked up on the New Apple Corporation Project in Silicon Valley in California.         Vegas Bob is very excited and knows that when this project starts up that he (WILL NOT) be able to take any photographs and videos. So for now enjoy some of these photo pics of drawings and or "click" on the Apple links below.         … (6 comments)

 


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