What Do You Do for a Living?

“What do you do for a living?”  We get the question all the time; especially when meeting a stranger.  However, I have never really known how to answer that question.  … Read More

It is Risky to Avoid Risk

I tend to be somewhat of a non-traditionalist. I guess that is probably a reason I did so poorly in public schools. School was inefficient in my mind. When I … Read More

How Much Do You Charge for a 1004?

Had an interesting email come in yesterday. It came from a friend of mine in the appraisal industry and began with this question, “Care to reveal the minimum fee for … Read More

We Need More Regulations?

“There oughtta be a law!” This is the typical rant from well-meaning Americans who feel they have been wronged in some way. In some cases, they may be right. There … Read More