Author: Steve Belt

A New Business Opportunity

Recently, Jan and I have been approached about joining a small group (3 others) that are strongly considering starting a new real estate brokerage here in town.  This group of 3 all work together at a fairly large national brokerage out of their Scottsdale office.  However, ownership for their current brokerage is in flux (the […]

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The Server Seems More Stable

Since launching 101bell.com, I’ve been plagued by a frustrating problem with outages.  The server wouldn’t be down, but the outside world wouldn’t be able to get to the website.  Then I launched the Phoenix Area Real Estate Blog, and the problem didn’t get worse, but the impact of the problem became more concerning for me. […]

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Getting Ready For The Tour

I had intended a nice long mountain bike ride today, until I went into the garage and realized my mountain bike was still over at Robert’s house after he took it up to Pinetop and back for me last weekend.  Unable to give up the notion of riding today, and unwilling to go over at […]

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Sad News

Unfortunately, my brother-in-law Chris was laid off his 17 year job at CSK yesterday.  This came as a surprise to him, even though he was aware that some people would be let go as the company did some restructuring.  The restructuring involved eliminating duplicate regional positions, but he was handling a national thing, relating to […]

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