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]
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]
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]
01/23/2012 No Comments
January. Pre-Super Bowl. Post-Holiday Season. It is time to fill your time and think long and hard about next summer. Some of the best weeks are going fast. Seasonal Rentals are going faster. And what are those most popular weeks? Since most Summer Rentals run Saturday to Saturday the first Hot Week is June 30 – July 7. Obviously July is in demand and that first week in August will round out the “toughest weeks to book if you wait too long.” In addition to spreading out your payments, a huge advantage to booking your summer rental early is CHOICE. The more you have to choose from, the less likely you’ll be to compromise. The snow last year kept houses buried and people away. Not this year…we’ve already had a sixty degree day in 2012 and the first snow was a dusting at best. That translates into our summer rentals flying of the proverbial shelves. In other words, we’ll see you soon.