Monthly Archives: December 2010

2011 Pessimistic Predictions

I sat down with a client this week and discussed the current real estate climate, economy, and world politics and even through out some predictions for 2011.  We had a great conversation that got my mind stirring so I thought … Continue reading

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Green Wall Pics

We finished the green wall last week! AENA provided the design and installation with help from Blondie’s Tree House, who chose the plants, developed the layout, and sourced all the plants..  I’ll provide a link to the AENA update when it’s finished. Below … Continue reading

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Blog Catch up

I haven’t had a chance to read all my favorite blogs for a couple of days and I feel like I missed a lot. I was going to tweet some of them until I realized how many I had. From A … Continue reading

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Costs of Going Green

Quick rant for this fine cold Tuesday. I was just reading about a new report released detailing the costs of going green (link).  My first reaction was wow, what a great idea and I wonder how they figured that out. I … Continue reading

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Trump’s The Art of the Deal

I just finished Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal. I’ve been looking for good business/finance/real estate books for the past couple months (and would love to hear about more) and while I didn’t know much about Donald Trump before … Continue reading

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Voting with your Dollar$

I just received my copy of The Better World Shopping Guide by Ellis Jones from Jetson Green.  This handbook is a great guide to flip through, especially in the Holiday Season when most are doing a little more shopping than … Continue reading

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Dr. John Todd and the Eco-Machine

The Academy of Natural Sciences http://www.ansp.org/  in Philadelphia is host to a series of lectures and panel discussion on a range of topics from urban sustainability to environmental action. Recently the Academy hosted Dr. John Todd the inventor of the Eco-MachineTM. … Continue reading

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