If you’ll allow a little post-New-Year’s-Eve horn-tooting, I’m extremely honored and pleased to have been selected as one of the top ten Real Estate Video Influencers by the video relationship platform, BombBomb. The award was presented by Tom Ferry.
From a collection of more than 500 nominees, the judges watched an average of six videos per nominee (as few as one and as many as 20). They tallied numbers of videos, number of viewing platforms, visitors, and views, and examined the many unique qualities that make up good videos: information, personality, track record of consistency, uniqueness, emotion, human element, individuality, production values, story, and communication. (more…)
A recent article from Berkeley Wellness states that, “more Americans are overweight or obese than ever before, but fewer are trying to lose weight–possibly because of increasing social acceptability of higher body weight.”
Seoraksan National Park, South Korea. Photograph by Oasis, Getty Images
Perhaps you’ve already booked your trips for 2018. Or maybe, like me, you’re still dreaming. To fuel your dreams, National Geographic has assembled a list of Places You Need to Visit in 2018. Photographed in lavish Geographic color, these recommended spots range from Albania to Tanzania and also include San Antonio and Cleveland! (more…)
Can your environment affect your weight? Fascinating article by Dr. Melina Jampolis. Read more here.
There is nothing more important than sleep zzzzZZZZ. But, why do we dream? Are you having trouble falling–or staying–asleep? Here are 15 sleep remedies from the Berkley Wellness Letter.
Photograph by Ben Potter
A recent National Geographic article discusses a study if 11,500-year-old bones that offer surprising clues about the origins of New World genetic diversity. Wow! Goodbye Columbus and the Pilgrims.
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I hope you had a wonderful holiday season and are starting 2018 with good health and optimism. I, for one, am eager to share with you some ideas and projects that caught my eye during the busy weeks just past.
I was intrigued to read about the growing sharing economy that’s happening in the luxury marketplace. Certainly, for many years, people have been able to “borrow” (i.e., lease/rent) a bit of short-term luxury – from evening wear and automobiles to works of art and estate properties. Now, according to the CNBC article, those opportunities are developing a broader online presence and, slowly, a greater acceptance. (more…)
The perfect holiday gift, a beautiful brand new home! Here are some luxury real estate to get you into the spirit of the holiday season.
Berkeley Wellness gives some great ideas for your last minute holiday shopping!
“This year, instead of running around town searching for a just-right gift (and enduring the misery of holiday shopping crowds), why not give something meaningful? Here are three alternatives you can feel truly good about spending money on–and that are guaranteed to not be re-gifted.”