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Banks: Tight Purse Strings

As any active realtor knows, banks are more tight-fisted with loan money now than in the past decade.  In the…

3 months ago

New Jersey Entices Solar Power

New Jersey has the reputation of being one of the most business-unfriendly of the 50 United States.  It’s well deserved. …

9 years ago

The Biggest Cause of The 2008 Housing Bubble

As the United States slowly pulls itself out of the depths of the recession, many still wonder how it happened…

9 years ago

A Realtor’s Sad Day

Being a realtor has many rewards other than financial.  There’s nothing like finding a young couple their first home, helping…

9 years ago

Good Real Estate Agents have Passion

Like all our fellow realtors, we know that there are all different calibres of realtors.  But when you really think…

9 years ago

Selling Vacation Homes

Here at Jewell Real Estate Agency, we sell mostly vacation homes at the Jersey shore.  Condos, townhomes, single family homes…

9 years ago

Proper Planning

Going on a long distance hitchhiking trip, at least for me, takes proper planning.  It’s not a spur of the moment…

11 years ago

Strange Bedfellows

In June, 1994 I found myself hitchhiking on one of my favorite roads – the Pacific Coast Highway.  I had…

11 years ago

Rain, Rain, Go Away

The most frequently asked question I get about hitchhiking is “What do you do if it rains?”.  I suppose my…

11 years ago