ON GIVING BACK

by Dan and Julie Hussey, Owners, Totally Floored Here we are in Yavapai County living with a bunch of other people in this beautiful place. I have been here nearly half of my life, almost 30 years now. I have always considered it a privilege to live here in Northern Arizona. When you live in … Read More…

BUILDING OUR LIVES

Construction brings infrastructure and career opportunities by Sandy Griffis, Executive Director, Yavapai County Contractors Association Hi – let me introduce you to the construction industry and the folks who grind and labor in it. We live and work in the silhouettes and outlines of Yavapai County-sized skyscrapers known as multi-story buildings; we travel through streets … Read More…

Why Do I Need a Permit?

by Tom Reilly, Principal/CEO, RENOVATIONS “I just want to move the sink. Why do I need to pay for a permit to do that?” Well, the short answer is, maybe you do, and maybe you don’t. If your project requires the reinstallation of plumbing piping, electrical wiring, window replacement or any structural work of any … Read More…

REVERSE MORTGAGES

Combating the misconceptions by Donna Linton, contributor Misconceptions in the reverse mortgage field have plagued our industry for more than 26 years. I have sat with skeptics, and overheard misinformed seniors talking negatively about our product. Even close relatives are confused. The problem is the result of several factors, including common misconceptions about a complicated … Read More…