US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
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GA Keen Realty Advisors Sells New York City Apartment Building GA Keen Realty Advisors, LLC, the real estate division of Great American Group, Inc. , sold a 44,333± square-foot, multi-family apartment building in Woodside, Queens. The seller, Strathmore Group, LLC, debtor-in-possession, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in September 2013. 03/4/2014 - 1:43 pm | View Link
Real Estate Agents Retooling for New Market That's the message to more than 6,000 RE/MAX agents from 64 countries who are attending the annual R4 Convention in Las Vegas this week. At Monday afternoon's Opening General Session held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, RE/MAX co-founders Dave and Gail Liniger and CEO Margaret Kelly delivered a message of success and opportunity. Last October, during its 40th anniversary year, RE/MAX ... 03/4/2014 - 12:37 pm | View Link
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CCIM Utah Names Kip Paul of Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Top Commercial Real Estate Agent of the Year Kip Paul, Executive Director of Investment Sales for Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce has been named as the Top Commercial Real Estate Agent of the Year and the Top Investment Broker of the Year by the Utah ... 03/4/2014 - 11:33 am | View Link
Kearny Villa Rd Neighborhood is great choice for first time homebuyers Most real estate in this neighborhood ranges from $330,000 to $440,000, however it also has a greater percentage of homes built after 2000 than 97% of neighborhoods in the U.S. This is perfect for first time homeowners who may lack the experience to deal ... 04/24/2014 - 1:40 pm | View Link
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Paperless is great, but let’s face it: Brokers get more out of it than their clients The terms “paperless” and the “paperless agent” get thrown around a lot in real estate. As buzzwords, they’re right up there with “mobile.” We get a little closer to actually being “paperless” each year, but there is still plenty of room ... 04/23/2014 - 11:43 pm | View Link
Realtors: Great Kitchens Help Sell Homes BEFORE PUTTING ONE’S HOME on the market, real estate agents encourage homeowners to spruce up the kitchen. Well-designed, free-flowing kitchens like Lluy’s can often make or break the sale of a home say some local Realtors. “I think a kitchen is one ... 04/23/2014 - 9:09 am | View Link
Here Are Two Great Insights On Chinese Investors' Love For Australian Property The Australian parliament is holding an inquiry into foreign real estate investment, triggered in part by anecdotal evidence of domestic buyers being beaten at auctions by foreign nationals, especially Chinese. It’s not just tabloid fervour though ... 04/22/2014 - 4:00 am | View Link
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Traverse City man's Ford Mustang turns 50
Rolling along, his foot off the accelerator, Mucha, 78, gives himself plenty of time to get a glimpse of whatever classic car is on prominent display in the building's circular foyer.
The Caspian Blue Metallic 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang convertible beamed almost as bright as Mucha's smile while he chatted about the car's 50th birthday.
Mustang club experts from the Detroit area told Mucha his car was the eighth Mustang convertible assembled.
"Who drives a convertible in northern Michigan?" she shot back.
 the family clocked about 80,000 miles on the car and hasn't done much besides maintain it.
Remember Samsung Galaxy Beam? It was one of the first smartphones on the market that included a built-in projector — a trend that never caught up in the global market
There seems to be some demand for such a gadget in China, as Samsung just launched the successor to that phone in that market: the Samsung Galaxy Beam 2
See also: Up Close with the Samsung Galaxy Beam
It's a mid-range, Android 4.2 device, with a 4.66-inch, 800x480 pixel display, a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB of RAM.
Royal KPN NV, the Dutch telecommunications company partly owned by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, nearly slumped to a first-quarter loss following a slide in its mobile services business and a shrinking market for business customers in the Netherlands.
Later this year, a ship the size of an aircraft carrier will arrive at Lithuania's port of Klaipeda on the Baltic Sea. The 300-meter (984-foot) vessel is not a warship, but a floating natural gas import terminal - aptly named "Independence" - that will be key to the Baltic region's plan to reduce its reliance on Russia's energy supplies.