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Benefits of Investing in a Vacant Plot of Land

September 14, 2021 7:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In these uncertain times, market forces have been entirely unpredictable. This adds risk to any type of investment that’s subject to these forces. While many people opt for stocks, mutual funds and bonds in their investment portfolios, there are other investment options available, such as vacant land. Vacant land investments are gaining steam due to their tangibility and lack of maintenance costs, among other things. If you’ve been thinking about buying some vacant land, then this article should help inform your decision. When it comes to investing, here are some of the benefits of vacant land. Appreciation The concept of... View Article

Tips on Buying the Right Plot of Land

August 31, 2021 7:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Buying land is a dream of many Americans. It’s a popular investment due to the flexibility it offers and the fact that it’s a finite resource. Mark Twain said it best, “Buy land. They’re not making it anymore.” But if you choose to invest in land, how do you know you’re buying the right land? There are many factors that go into deciding which plot of land you’re going to purchase and why. Here are some tips on buying land. Have a plan When buying land, keep in mind what you’re going to be using it for. If you’re going... View Article

How an Engineer Consultation Can Help Your Project

August 13, 2021 12:14 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Engineers are a crucial resource for any construction project, in terms of their abilities to design projects and then aid in their development through completion. Just about any type of construction project can benefit from the assistance of an engineer. What kind of work can you expect of an engineer who does designs and consulting? Here’s an overview of what to expect, and how such consultation work with an engineer can help your project along and give you the best possible results. What’s in the job? Engineers who do design and consulting work will work on a project from the... View Article

What a Civil Engineer Does: An Overview

July 30, 2021 12:13 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Civil engineers have a lot of different duties that aren’t necessarily as obvious as those of, say, an electrical or mechanical engineer. So, what is involved with civil engineering, and what kind of work can people entering this career path expect to take on? The most general answer is that civil engineers are tasked with designing and overseeing the construction of various infrastructural projects and buildings. They will either be consultants who design projects, or contractors who execute the designs on site and assist with the management of the project. Here’s an overview of what a civil engineer does on... View Article

What Is a Utility Easement?

July 14, 2021 2:03 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Homeownership comes with many caveats, including ones you probably didn’t expect. For instance, you might be surprised to learn that some local companies can essentially do whatever they need to do with your land! That’s because every lot in your neighborhood contains a utility easement. Once you understand what an easement is, you’ll see why their restrictions are not only necessary, but work to your benefit as well. Definition of easements An easement means someone who isn’t the property owner retains the right to access and alter specific portions of a site. For instance, let’s say you’re the proud owner... View Article

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111 E Mountain St
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