Housing Inventory, Prices and “The Deal”

We know everyone like a "deal". The deal is something you want and end up buying at a huge discount to what other similar products are priced. In this case, we're talking about houses. It goes without saying (but I'll say it anyway) that sellers want the absolutely most money … [Read more...]

New Year’s Resolutions

It's a ritual most of us go through. We make January 1st the day we're really going to shape up and do things differently. A lot of us resolve to do the same type of things. I'm no different. So, this year - 2018 - I put together some resolutions I would really try to keep … [Read more...]


Foreclosures. Great deals, huh?  It's always great to take advantage of someone else's misfortune especially if you can get a house at a bargain basement price. Except that they really aren't such great deals. In fact, if you ask me (and since you're reading this I know you … [Read more...]

Being Authentic

Being authentic is a phrase that was in favor about a year or so ago. I think some people still use it. The idea is that you and I are supposed to be "real". We're supposed to be "authentic" with one another. None of that fake stuff. Sounds good, huh? I mean, what's not to … [Read more...]

The Day After Christmas 2018 – A Reflection

We're into the last week of 2018. Christmas has passed. Well. Almost. For me, there is still one more Christmas get together. It's with my wife's family. Which is big. Even with a few siblings in Colorado and Michigan who won't be there the family that will be there, … [Read more...]