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The vast majority of the country has finally started to recover from the Great Recession. Texas as a whole, and Houston in particular, was one of the first to do so, in fact. Interestingly, while the market was still reeling, real estate professionals in Houston found that, due to employee relocations and demands for new housing, there were fewer houses than people actually needed. This is something that fills Allen R Hartman with hope, although he has always had faith in the recovery of the market. Allen R Hartman on the Houston Real Estate Market A lot of companies in…

If you are someone who enjoys getting out in the water, you have a myriad of activities with which to enjoy. That said do you have one or more that would rank as your favorites? From sailing to seeing whales and dolphins, spend a day in the water and forget your troubles. So, what activities do you enjoy making a splash with? Enjoying All the Water Has to Offer In enjoying all the water has to offer, consider some of these activities if you have not up to this point: 1. Sailing – Whether you own a boat or end…

Arden Andersen is running for Governor of Kansas. He has a true love for the state, and its Home on the Range song. He knows everything there is to know about it, such as that the cottonwood is the state tree, and the western meadowlark is the state bird. The sunflower, meanwhile, is the state’s flowers. Located in the heart of the country, it is also Anderson’s heart. Kansas was named after the Kansa tribe, who originally populated the region. Kansa translates as “People of the South Wind”. Unsurprisingly, perhaps, since Kansas is a windy state. After all, it was…

If you could put together the things you would love to have in a big city vacation, you might want a beautiful city overlooked by mountains and with water running through the heart of it. You might want there to be lots of greenery and lush parks and places to walk or bike throughout the city. You would probably love to have many cafes where you could grab a great cup of coffee and bistros where you can pick up a fast meal or snack. You would want there to be museums and galleries featuring exhibits that stimulate and inspire.…

If the time has arrived where your family needs some rest and relaxation, where do you plan to head? There are a myriad of great family travel destinations worldwide big and small to embark to. Whether Europe, South America, Asia, the Caribbean, even staying in the U.S., the choices are there. With that in mind, the most important thing for any family trip is that it is well planned out. Don’t leave your adventures to fate, something that can doom a trip from the beginning. In the event you are scheduling a last-minute trip, be sure to search for deals.…