Bring Home the USS Adams! Don’t Let Another Jacksonville Legacy Become Razor Blades Like the USS Saratoga!
BRING HOME THE ADAMS! Only you can save “The Charlie Deuce” from the scrap heap! Don’t let another Jacksonville legacy become razor blades like the USS Saratoga! While the fight to save historic homes and buildings has captured the hearts, minds and headlines of Jacksonville, our Jacksonville Naval history is being quietly sent to the scrap yard. So real is the risk that a scrap yard has been identified, International Shipbreaking in Brownsville, Texas. How perverse … [Continue Reading...]
What kind of power under the hood does a former Turkey Point nuclear power plant operator need under the hood to drive his real estate performance team from Fleming Island to a $52 million waterfront community he’s developing in Green Cove Springs? Ask Pat Leroy! Pat Leroy is a guy who loves power! Nuclear power, real estate power and lots of power under the hood of his Realtor Rides. Pat spent 27 years making electric power at the Turkey Point nuclear … [Continue Reading...]
If the Most Interesting Man in the World was House Hunting in Jacksonville, what real estate professionals would he most enjoy sharing a cigar with? I don’t always smoke cigars, but when I do, it’s with the Jax Cigar Club! The Jax Cigar Club was launched on a lark as an excuse for a few fellows to enjoy cigars together. Founding members David Neves of Watson Realty, Jeff Stoneking of Brightway Insurance and John Adams, Chase VP of lending quickly realized that if … [Continue Reading...]
What If There Were a Way to Get Inside the Minds of the Greatest Business Leaders Since the Dawn of Time Without Spending a Dime ? Ben Franklin once said “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest”, and while that has proven to be true in my own life, it is also true that the investment can be quite expensive! Yes, I’ll agree the cost of ignorance is even more expensive, but the problem remains that gaining knowledge is usually expensive. Yes you could go … [Continue Reading...]
Why a guy with a Naval Academy education would build a business that required him to creep on in his belly in crawlspaces is beyond me. It’s damp and dark, and the spiders, snakes and rodents really worry me. When something bites him I’ve got to hear him whine until it heals. Men are such babies! Since Wally’s not going to stop being a belly crawler anytime soon, I decided to give him an edge over the animals in the crawlspace with my “Special Crawlspace Secret … [Continue Reading...]