March 2024

Posted on Feb 26, 2024

As you may have noticed, reality shows are all the rage these days. Among the most popular are those where someone brings in an item — such as an antique watch or a collectable coin — and shows it to an appraiser.

They hope, of course, that the item will be worth a lot of money. Sometimes that’s exactly the case, and the participant jumps for joy!

No...

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February 2024

Posted on Jan 26, 2024

Here’s an interesting bit of trivia from the world of science. Apparently, it’s impossible for scientists to precisely predict where an atom will be at any particular moment. They call this “the uncertainty principle,” and it’s built into the fabric of the universe.

While some level of uncertainty is inevitable, it can make decision making difficult...

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January 2024

Posted on Jan 26, 2024

In just about every movie featuring a desert, there is a scene where the hero finds a welcoming oasis.

Wouldn’t it be great if something like that existed in the real estate world?

You see, one of the challenges many people face when looking for answers to their real estate questions is information overload. All you have to do is click on a few websi...

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December 2023

Posted on Jan 26, 2024

Just about everyone can relate to this scenario.

You set an ambitious goal for the new year. You feel motivated and determined. But, later that year, you realize you’ve barely moved the needle toward achieving that objective.

Ouch!

How do you avoid that from happening?

Social scientists who study goal achievement say that getting momentum early in the...

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November 2023

Posted on Oct 30, 2023

There’s no doubt it’s difficult to predict the future. After all, no one beyond a few data scientists in a backroom at Google predicted that AI would become so prevalent so quickly.

But, as difficult as it is to see what’s coming next, it’s not entirely impossible.

In the real estate world, for example, it’s not easy to anticipate the ups and downs o...

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October 2023

Posted on Oct 11, 2023

I don’t know whether or not you’re a movie fan. But, even if you’re not, you’ve probably heard of the actor Kevin Bacon. He’s been in many films. In fact, the popular expression, “Six degrees of Kevin Bacon”, refers to the idea that just about every actor on the planet is connected to him in some way.

It’s even become a popular board game!

So, what d...

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