You’ve heard the expression that “first impressions matter”, but do you know that most people form an overall judgment about your house within the first ninety seconds of seeing it? That means that their basic impression has been made before they ever get inside the house (and maybe before they get out of their vehicle!) […]
Three Cheap Stay-cation Ideas
Not everyone can afford a luxury vacation, or any vacation for that matter. Some years are harder than others financially, but we still need time to de-stress, away from the hustle and bustle of the world. Fortunately, not all vacations have to include a plane ticket or an inexpensive beachfront rental. In fact, some don’t […]
3 Ways To Save On Electricity Costs in Jasper
Electricity is a commodity, and it’s getting more expensive as time goes on. Many people are shocked to open their electric bill and wonder what makes their bill so high. You may wonder if small changes in your usage habits make a difference, and if so, what they are. While there are some things you […]
What Does The Indiana Housing Market Look Like For 2019?
Does The Indiana Housing Market Look Good For 2019? The Indiana housing market looks great for 2019. Home prices last year had already increased by nearly eight percent over 2017. This was Indiana’s strongest rate of appreciation on record. Plus the higher prices didn’t decrease demand. Buying a home was still a good decision because […]
What Is HUD’s Dollar Home Program?
Have you ever heard about the HUD Dollar Home Program? The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development is a Cabinet department in the Executive branch of the US government. HUD sponsors many programs. One of them is the Dollar Home Program. FHA homes that have been foreclosed upon and failed to sell after […]
Clean Your Vinyl Siding To Enhance Your Home’s Appearance
Are you thinking of making your Jasper home for sale? Considering putting your house in Jasper on the market? Well, since spring is almost here, we have a great job that you can do in advance, before listing your Jasper home for sale with us. Vinyl siding has soared in popularity because its cheaper than […]
Jasper Memorial Hospital Just Named In ‘Top 100 Rural Hospitals
Memorial Hospital and Heath Care Center in Jasper has been named in the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals list. This hospital in Dubois County joins just eight other hospitals in Indiana to be named in this list. As for Indiana hospitals named, the list of top 100 rural hospitals includes: Henry County Memorial Hospital in […]
What Is The Unemployment Rate In Jasper, Indiana? Predictions For The Future?
Jasper’s unemployment rate is 3.3 percent, which is far below the national average of 5.2 percent. Even more impressive? Jasper’s job market has actually increases by 3 percent since the same time last year. Even more impressive than that? In the next ten years, the future job growth in Jasper is predicted at 42.7 percent, […]
Jasper O’ Tannenbaum Days Is Coming Up Again!
Jasper’s colossal Christmas tree is the signal that it’s almost time for the Jasper O’ Tannenbaum Days celebration! This is an awesome exhibit of talented artists and artisans. Check out their skills of wood-carving, pottery and quilting. Show the kids real-life butter-churning. Listen to carolers. Enjoy a carriage ride. Visit with Santa! Plus, enjoy a […]
Indiana BMV Extends Hours For Election Day Needs
The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles will extend its hours ahead of Election Day on November 5th and 6th in order to issue ID cards and drivers’ licenses needed for voting. Keep in mind, according to the news report below, polling locations will accept state-issued identification cards that expired after the last general election as […]