Looking For Lazy Mountain Land, It’s Work!

I am working with someone looking for land on Lazy Mountain.?I have a beautiful log home listed there, but no land. ?Land is always hard to come by in that area.? Most of the folks who live there know a good thing and hold it tight.? I was searching last night on the Valley MLS Read more about Looking For Lazy Mountain Land, It’s Work![…]

Driveways, Wind, Wasilla, and Especially Palmer

Moving to the Matanuska Valley brings with it beautiful mountain vistas, large lots covered in birch and spruce, quiet neighborhoods and pristine wilderness settings.  Often, we neglect to mention the dreaded MATANUSKA WIND! The photo is of Engstom Road just yesterday taken from my junker Toyota truck as I was on my way to a Read more about Driveways, Wind, Wasilla, and Especially Palmer[…]

Global Warming or House Warming?

It’s 17 degrees below zero at my house right now, and I’m in Palmer, the banana belt of Alaska.  I just checked  weather underground and the forecast for Fairbanks is a low of -40 tomorrow.  This is coming off about 2 weeks of snow every day.  I think Anchorage currently is ahead of their record snowfall.  At Read more about Global Warming or House Warming?[…]

Neal Fried Is Bullish On The Valley

Neal Fried was in Wasilla today giving a great presentation regarding the Mat-Su economy to the Valley Board of Realtors. Neal is an economist for the State of Alaska. He has a talent for making statistics seem interesting.   He is excited about research.  I was excited about his statistics. All the charts are courtesy of Neal Fried, click on Read more about Neal Fried Is Bullish On The Valley[…]