Get out and vote

This post has nothing to do with real estate…well only indirectly.  A local colleague (ie a real estate agent with another company), Charles Price has a really wonderful food blog called Taste of Oregon. In fact it is so good it was selected as one of the blogs in Saveur for best regional food blog. …

Feeling well? Apparently, yes…

I like it when people that read my blog send me things.  I was alerted to this study by one of my current clients and thought I would share it with you. What study you ask?  Well the folks at Gallup-Healthways created a Well-Being Index.  They interviewed a bazillion, okay not really a bazillion but…

Just like the seasonal flu…

Whew…I’ve been so busy in the past couple of weeks that my blog has been neglected.  With the tax credit ending soon, buyers are out earlier than usual this year searching for deals… and so are the scammers.  I reported before about the Craiglist scam that hit Salem Oregon regarding rental properties.  True to form…

Top 6 for a serious coffee fix.

Coffee in Salem Oregon Move on over Starbucks…local coffee houses is where it’s at.  Salem is fortunate to have some really good local coffee houses, all with a slightly different atmosphere.  I think it is important to have different places to go depending on what you are looking for.  My favorite top local coffee houses,…