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Hiking the Luna Whitedeer, bringing back Memories of my Early Days      Thirty one years ago in my first year in the US Forest Service, I was in charge of a Youth Conservation Corps crew and our main accomplishment for the summer was to construct the Luna Whitedeer trail in the Nicolet National f...
Wisconsin Governor Announces Deadbeat Tenant Prison Program.Due to generations of Deadbeat Tenants causing untold expense and heartache for landlords and the neighbors who have to put up with their crap, the governor of Wisconsin has decided to get serious about ending this drain on society.In th...
Nothing like the beauty and solitude of canoeing in Northern Wisconsin, and the Brule is an exceptional river! Call Jean at 218-590-6634 Download free property search app for iPhone, iPad,, Android As your NW Wisconsin Realtor, I’ll assist you with your home, cabin, or land buy...
A Forest Begins; Throwback Thursday   These photos take me back a little over twenty years ago on a day when some old friends Marv and Mary Bloedow came over for a visit and toured our recently planted forest. The kids were young, Josh was 5, Amy was 3, Nick was just 2, and so were the trees tha...
Being a business owner most of my life, who knows what goes into keeping the doors open and everyone paid, I often think that many agents do not charge enough. During a real estate career that goes back to 1998, I have more than occasionally been asked (confronted, challenged)) with the notion th...
$12,800,000.00 dollar lead from Active Rain, Thank You!!Some folks on Active Rain get a steady flow of clients from their blogging, mine are less frequent but when they pay off, they really pay off.Today I glanced at my phone and noticed that I had a “potential lead” email from Active Rain, my fi...
You are right Tracie, we do need to be open to the many ways that God communicates with us, and be ready and willing to share those messages with those around us.      Our Heavenly Father appears to us in many different ways, and  often we may not even notice.  So today, I wish to share with you ...
Tonight I came across this entry to a contest from a year ago and thought is was worthy of an encore, I hope you enjoy it.Bob   The #1 Thing that it Takes to Be Successful in Real Estate and Life. In Melissa Zavala 's challenge she asks us to talk about what it takes to be successful in Real Esta...
Lethal Weapon in Our Rental HomeIt’s that time of year again when the leases are due for renewal so we are anticipating a few vacancies throughout the summer.Of course this prompts a barrage of phone calls with a common question relating to pets.This afternoon a lady called and her second questio...
Always nice to see a Tree Blog Post Jill!Thanks for introducing us to these distinctive trees. Cape Coral Trees Posted by Jill Winchel, Realtor at Century 21 Sunbelt A couple of trees that really stand out in Cape Coral, in addition to all the palm trees, are the Poinciana and the Norfolk Island ...

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