Monthly Archives: October 2011

September 2011 Utah County Housing Statistics

For the fourth straight month closed home sales have posted at double digit gain over the prior year. September put us at 19.0% over 2010 closed sales, pushing our year to date at 288 more sales than last year, a … Continue reading

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Orem Mayor Speech

Last night each of the 13 candidates to fill the Orem Mayor vacancy were given 3 minutes to address the City Council. It was interesting to see the speeches range from angry rants about all that is wrong with our … Continue reading

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I Wish This Was – Orem

Yesterday was an exciting day! I filed my letter of intent to be considered by the Orem City Council to fill the vacancy left by the passing of Mayor Jerry Washburn. Earlier this year I had the unique opportunity to … Continue reading

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Chris Nichols for Orem Mayor

I am excited to announce that I just filed my letter of intent to fill the Orem Mayor vacancy. Below is my letter to the City Council: Monday, October 17, 2011 Orem City Council 56 North State Street Orem, UT … Continue reading

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My Magazine Is Broken!

Last week, following the passing of Steve Jobs, we all took a moment to reflect at how technology has changed our lives. I am fortunate as a Gen Xer to have seen the growth and changes of technology throughout my … Continue reading

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August 2011 Utah Housing Statistics

Home sales are on the rise while inventory is on its way down, according to a new report from the UAR. In August, statewide home sales rose twenty-three-and-a-half percent. Utah Realtors sold nearly three thousand homes, townhomes and condominiums compared … Continue reading

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HOW TO: Make the New Facebook Timeline Cover Image Cool

In case you’ve been hiding under a rock recently, Facebook is changing up their layout to the Timeline design, which affords you the opportunity to play with a whole new photo canvas called the ‘Cover Image”. To learn all of … Continue reading

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Clefit – Quick and Easy Presentations on Your iPad

As a REALTOR® it’s really cool when you can whip out your iPad and give a listing presentation to a client. Up until now you had to create these in a Power Point or Keynote format, and to make them … Continue reading

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Dear Steve, Thank You!

Thank you just doesn’t seem like enough when you’re trying to put the words together to express gratitude for the profound changes that have happened in my life and in my children’s lives simply because someone had the vision to … Continue reading

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Being a Tourist in Your Own Town

Last week a good friend of mine, Michael McClure aka @professionalone, came into town for a two day workshop. He came in a day early and we decided to go see some of the nearby sights. We left Salt Lake … Continue reading

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