Movies like Live Free or Die Hard 3 have the tendency of portraying cyber attacks as nationally threatening terrorisms that could quite easily compromise the security of an entire nation. These depictions tend to be a little dramatic, with fired FBI agents and super computer hackers running the antagonist incentive: but they don’t necessarily overplay the ubiquitous threat of online hacking and identity theft. Does this really happen in Bryan College Station too? A company called “LinkedIn” found itself as one...Continue Reading!
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[nggallery id=5] If there is one single thing you could do to increase traffic in your house that would cost you little to NO money at all, would you do it? Or, has your house been listed for a while, with showing dropping? Or, are you about to list your house and want to know where to put the most BANG for your BUCK? The answer to all of these questions is the same..Curb Appeal! Ahhh Curb Appeal! We have heard it...Continue Reading!
The statistics are in and real estate in the Bryan-College Station area is, in many ways, much improved. There are far too many factors, however, to blatantly claim that the economy is back afloat and real estate will return in full to how it was before the market collapse. But it is safe to say that things are looking a bit better, and if things continue to improve at this rate, they just might. What am I talking about, though? Well,...Continue Reading!
If you’re building a home in the Bryan/College Station area, or anywhere in the United States for that matter, there are most likely an innumerable number of concerns providing stress for the said production. And though you might have thought up every last possible gimmick and fluke that could hinder the progress of your future home’s production, there’s at least one recent development which you have likely overlooked: copper theft. That is correct. You might have thought that metal hasn’t been...Continue Reading!
Have you seen the size of those blades? Traveling through Robertson County I saw a site I think you would enjoy seeing!! Wind Turbine Blades parked on the rail road tracks just north of Hearne. If you have never seen one of these in person here is a picture that may give you an idea of the immense size of these wondrous machines. Living in the Brazos Valley in College Station, I never get to see these gigantic machines, but if you...Continue Reading!
[youtube width="425" height="344"]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kbfn9iXi_hk&feature=em-share_video_user[/youtube] College Station Plaza Hotel coming down!! Joe Ferreri's Ramada Inn built in 1960 ended as the Plaza Hotel today! Many years of financial troubles and dilapidated buildings adjacent to the Hotel, contributed to the eventual demolition of the hotel. Many Aggies have walked the halls in the last 50+ years. Weddings, ring dunk parties, and many other gatherings walked the halls and corridors of the once 17 story addition to the College Station skyline. Being from...Continue Reading!