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By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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...or not.  Truth be told these guys are a little on the slow side.  If you're careful and let them adjust to your presence, it's not uncommon for them to come right up to you.  Ptarmigan are very common in Denali and  throughout Interior Alaska. The Willow Ptarmigan also holds the distinction of...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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This day is a day of remembrance.  A day to remember the men and women who have valiantly served this great nation since our Founding Fathers broke the bonds of a tyrannical King and declared that these United Colonies are, and of Right ought to be Free and Independent States. On this day we reme...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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It's not a common sight in Fairbanks.  While there are quite a few small-scale horse ranches in the Interior, watching a dozen or so go galloping by is rare enough to stop you in your tracks. A couple of days ago I was taking some progress photo's of a new construction project for a client.  I wa...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Fairbanks Real Estate - Denali Estates - Fairbanks Condominiums Built in 1982 by Jerry Sadler, Denali Estates is one of the most sought after condo addresses in Fairbanks.   Many owners have resided in their condominium since it was built and take a great deal of pride in the building.  Denali Es...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Fairbanks, Alaska - The city that almost wasn't The late fall sun offered little warmth to the riverboat passengers standing on the scuffed wooden decks. For most, there was little to do on the ardous journey up the Yukon and Tanana Rivers except watch the river slowly roll by.  That the landscap...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Winter Preparedness for your Fairbanks Alaska home - A fall homeowners checklist Although it's been a glorious fall, that lovely white stuff will soon start falling.  If you're like me, you've been out enjoying the great weather and not paying all that much attention to your winter preparedness t...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Inuksuk - Alaskan Navigational Aids Back before hand-held GPS devices were readily available, we used to mark our trail by occasionally breaking a tree branch or tying a piece of surveyors tape to a limb. Hansel and Gretel left a trail of breadcrumbs to help them find their way home, and we all k...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Fairbanks Alaska Dentist Diana Helmbrecht, DDS In need of a dentist in Fairbanks, Alaska? Dr. Diana Helmbrecht, DDS is the only name you need to know.  Several weeks ago I reluctantly made an appointment after having endured a persistent toothache.  I say reluctantly because I knew I needed a roo...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Fairbanks Alaska Homes For Sale in Doyon Estates - 99701 Doyon Estates is one of Fairbanks newest residential developments.  Homes in Doyon Estates are sought after due to the neighborhoods proximity to the new east Fairbanks shopping district, downtown Fairbanks and the University of Alaska. It'...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Yep, it's that time of year again.  Time for the 2009 Fairbanks Alaska Golden Days celebration.  Fairbanks was founded by men and women lured north by the promise of a new dawn... a new day that with luck would be filled with the sight of gold at the bottom of their goldpan or sluicebox.  Felix P...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Fairbanks Alaska Florists - Keeping your home and office beautiful and fragrant! Although we live north of the 64th parallel, Kathy and I are southerners through and through.  Moose chili, banana puddin', fresh halibut and grits can always be found in our home.  We northern-transplanted southerne...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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For centuries the people who called the circumpolar areas of the globe home have survived and thrived in some of the harshest conditions imaginable.  They lived off what God and Mother Nature provided.  Shelters were built to shield families from the elements from primitive materials. Imagine, if...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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There's been no official diagnosis from the AMA you understand, but I seem to have been afflicted just the same. That I'm afflicted will come as no surprise to some of you, but we won't go there...  While I love technology as much as the next fellow, keeping up with an endless stream of social ne...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Mr. Buyer... you're still on the fence about buying a home in Fairbanks, Alaska?     The Fairbanks Real Estate Market is still humming right along... Uncle Sam will give first time homebuyers an $8,000 credit... and you can even use it as (part/all) of your down payment... Fairbanks/North Pole Ho...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Alright, folks. We have two missing babies in need of locating.  They have been missing for a couple of days from the Farmers Loop/Shuros Drive area north of town.  The bulldog answers to Butch and has a leg injury on his front (left I think) leg from a break when he was a puppy.  He's probably t...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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5:35AM. The view from the bedroom window was bleak.  Is that snow?  It was a morning that, if not for promises made, I would have succumbed to the urge to drift back to sleep.  Not today. Today we were going arm in arm with our fellow citizens to make our collective voices heard.  "It's not a Rep...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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More later, but the Fairbanks Tax Day Tea Party turnout was... GREAT!

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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Fairbanks, Alaska Real Estate - Market Report As much as it will surprise many buyers, and a few sellers, parts of the Fairbanks market are starting to strongly favor sellers. A limited inventory of homes for sale is causing buyers to scramble for, and in many cases, compete with other buyers fo...

By Jesse & Kathy Clifton, Retired
(Jesse Clifton & Associates, REALTORS®)
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It's time to send a message to our government... Stop Spending Our Money.  I have long been a small government fiscal conservative.  The Federal Government was not designed to be nor did the Founding Fathers dream it would ever evolve into a bloated, inefficient, constituent ignoring, revenue in...

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