Motorcycle Trip :: July 15th to July 19th

dogsJuly 15th Sunday- Watson Lake Yukon Territory to Whitehorse Yukon Territory- We stopped for lunch in I think Jake’s Crossing and meet here’s—————- Jack and his granddaughter. Place has only 4 tables in whole joint with some of the best wall graffiti anywhere. Owner Jim says see those people right there they just ordered and it’s taken up the whole grill so you better not want anything off the grill. He also points out don’t order the breakfast it’s to big you can’t eat it. Anyways he’s a character and I order breakfast and he’s right I can’t finish.

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Motorcycle Trip :: July 11th to July 14th

mooseandkenJuly 11th Wednesday Banff AB to Prince George BC Canada-Banff to Prince George BC turns out to be one of the most spectacular rides ever. Weather is perfect with breathtaking scenery very similar to the Alps but you run parallel and thru mountain terrain verse up an over. Jasper National Park is beautiful and perfect for riding motorcycles while busy traffic was not an issue. My cruise control is now working why I don’t know but I’m happy. I would recommend anyone who wants to see mountains and lakes to visit this area. Being close to Calgary it’s easy to get to.

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Motorcycle Trip :: July 6th to July 10th

kenandjohn1The big motorcycle trip to Alaska that I did with my buddy John McLaughlin is finally being posted on my blog and eventually on my facebook page over the next few days. This is the first post that will breakdown the various dates, mileage covered and other notes that John and I took during our ride. You’ll be able to read my notes and John’s own notes for each day as well as a few pictures and links to the complete photo gallery that we’ve uploaded online. Hope you enjoy it and feel free to get in touch if you’re planning your own roadtrip for more info about our trip.

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Investing in Punta Gorda Real Estate: Foreclosures

puntagordaforeclosuredataThe recession has affected the entire country, and Southwest Florida’s real estate market has not been spared.

But Punta Gorda is on the rise.

Florida Home Builders Association President-elect Suzanne Graham stated,
“This year, we are very optimistic.”
In a January 2013 Charlotte Sun article, Graham pointed out a number of local builders are constructing model homes in the area, ranging from an affordable 1,000 to 1,300 square feet.

Model home construction, in a word, equals growth.

Investing in Punta Gorda homes for sale is a win for buyers. The pristine waterfront location, favorable climate, safe environment, excellent price point, and lifestyle of leisure all make Punta Gorda real estate foreclosures ripe for investing.

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The Punta Gorda Rental Market

punta gorda rental market 2013

Punta Gorda is a beautiful Southwest Florida city, perfect for families and individuals seeking to rent in a safe, waterfront community.

Big on small-town charm, this Charlotte County enclave of approximately 18,000 residents has something for everyone.

Profiled on Country Home’s list of Best Green Places to Live in America, and listed as one of the Best Yachting Destinations in the USA, area residents both preserve and enjoy all that nature has to offer in this sunny destination.

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Ken Poirier, Realtor®
Phone# (941) 661-9773
Fax# (941) 575-2582


Allison James Estates & Homes
309 Tamiami Trail
Punta Gorda, FL 33950