Monthly Archives October 2015

Resort Like Retirement Community? Sign Me Up, Please!

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Are you retired and looking for the perfect getaway? Or do you want to invest in a lovely property now to retreat to on vacation from time to time? Do you dream of resort-style amenities and beautiful waterfront views? Dream no more — that can be your new reality! You should look into real estate based in communities that specialize in creating a luxurious and safe environment for people of all ages. Retirement age people find these types of communities especially attractive because of the vibrant community available, the safe neighborhood atmosphere, and

Four Common Mistakes People Make Buying Land

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Buying a piece of land and building your home on it is what the American dream is all about. If you’re looking at land for sale in your area, your dreams are probably a lot bigger than just the roof over your head. Maybe you want land for recreational opportunities such as hunting or using ATV bikes, maybe your dream is to have a lake property, perhaps you have agricultural plans for the land. Whatever the reason you want your own piece of land, here are some common mistakes realtors often see first time land buyers make while shopping for land for sale:

  1. Buying the land for the land, not the area

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Make a Splash in a Beachfront Home

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Waterfront real estate for sale is very desirable, especially in warm and sunny areas like Sarasota, Florida. When there is beach property for sale, it typically doesn’t stay on the market for too long. Whether you’re selling, or looking to buy, the right real estate agent can help you reach your goals in no time at all.

Sarasota, Florida is a beach town with a population of 52,501 people. City-Date.com regularly makes a list of the top 100 cities in the United States and Sarasota is listed as number 17 and said to have the strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services. Sarasota has very long, warm and humid summers. Afternoons often hit

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How Did California Farmers Turn This Desert State into an Agricultural Superpower?

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The Midwest has been called the breadbasket of America, with the Great Plains region growing much of the grains the country depends on for some of its most vital foodstuffs. Texas is home to almost as many cattle as human beings, and is both the economic and cultural heart of the American cattle ranch industry. But in the past century, it’s California that has established itself as the dominant agricultural center of the United States.

Not only is California one of the largest economies in the entire world, but it is by far the largest agricultural center and crop producer in the entire country. When it comes to cash crops and exports, the Golden State’s top three exports are almon

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How Farms and Ranches Can Offer More Job Security

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Agricultural production has been a thriving business since well before the expansion of the industrial age. Farming and ranching have always been a necessary factor in civilized society and will continue to be. Even now there more than 2.2 million farms in operation throughout the United States.

Not only have farms and ranches been providing people with the food and goods they need to survive for countless years, but they have been the source of financial support for countless individuals and their families. These industries are so prevalent in some states that for devoted areas such as Texas, one out of every seven working citizens — about 14% of employed people — work

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