08/29/2017 Comments Off on WHO PUT THE LABOR IN LABOR DAY?
Labor Day was started as “a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.” This is from the US Department of Labor. It was Oregon…[Read More]
08/17/2017 Comments Off on August
August is the month in which we celebrate a few interesting “holidays” that seem unrelated but could be combined into a wonderful 31 day celebration. Real Estate can be stressful and at Barefoot we try hard to take some of the anxiety out of it. One of those ways is recognize the positive and powerful…[Read More]
03/21/2017 Comments Off on Spring has Sprung!
Is there really a difference between 60 degree days in March or April and 60 degree days in September or October? Isn’t the temperature the same? How do we get the “aaahhhh” feeling in the Spring and that “mmmm” sensation in the Fall? Shorts and sweatshirts during football season. Jeans and t-shirts during March Madness.…[Read More]
02/03/2017 Comments Off on February
Like the movie Groundhog Day, we keep having an eerily similar experience at Barefoot: people keep booking the same house and same weeks…over and over again. Can that be happening? Or are we just dreaming? Are we in video loop? NOPE. We have built up our regular customer base to Groundhog Day (the good parts)…[Read More]
01/23/2017 No Comments
What better way to unite your family and friends than to get them to the beach? Maybe the last few months have provoked a few arguments at the dinner table. Maybe your social media feed has been jammed with political stuff. Maybe it’s time to focus our divided energies to something we can all agree…[Read More]
09/19/2016 Comments Off on Local Summer
Local Summer is the affectionate term for that sweet spot after Labor Day and before fall weather takes over. It is becoming a hot time to rent at the Jersey Shore. It makes sense. The weather is still wonderful. The ocean temperatures are toasty. Everything is open. Your favorite restaurants are less crowded. And there…[Read More]