Author Archives: D. Jacobson

Grand Oakmont Estate Model by Seagate Development Group Set To Open

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There will be a mega opening ceremony that will commence on Friday, April 29, 2016 to Sunday may 1,2016 as Seagate Development Group LLC will be unveiling its fully-furnished Oakmont Estate Model in Quail West- North Naples. This grand estate sits on a 5,424 sq foot area. Its intermediary architectural design was done by RG […]

Terrifying Practices Rock The US Property Market

I guess we’d all kind of hoped that after everything that happened six years ago we’d have learned our lesson with ‘jumbo loans’ and subprime mortgages. But unfortunately, some people are starting to believe that history is already repeating itself. Just a little over half a decade that a housing bubble nearly tipped the globe over, the […]

Danger Ahead: Real Estate Experts Say Price Spike Heightens A Bubble

If the predictions and projections of some real estate analysts are to be trusted, then the much-dreaded bubble might just be in the offing. At the four-day National Association of Real Estate Editor’s annual conference, this was the crux of the matter, and the analysts felt free to make use of the much-feared ‘B-word’. Although […]

911 Text Messaging Launched In Collier County

Technology is rapidly changing and transforming our world and Florida’s Collier County is surely keeping up with the latest trends and innovations. On Monday, Sheriff Kevin Rambosk made an announcement, which disclosed that the Sheriff’s Office of Collier County is the very first agency or outfit in all of Florida to implement the text-to-911 feature […]

Do Not Call Register Legislation Amendment Bill introduced

Do Not Call Registry

The Do Not Call Register Legislation Amendment Bill 2009 has been introduced into Parliament. If the Bill is passed, the Do Not Call Register will be expanded to enable all Australian telephone and fax numbers to be registered by all persons, including individuals, businesses, government and organisations. The main elements contained in the Bill are: […]

Extension of scope of Fair Work Act update

The Fair Work Amendment (State Referrals and Other Measures) Bill 2009 was introduced into Parliament in October but as at 27 November, the Bill is waiting for Senate approval. The Bill will extend coverage of the Fair Work Act to unincorporated private sector businesses, charities and State Government bodies. However it is reliant on referral […]

Unconscionable conduct regulation

Treasury has prepared an issues paper concerning various options for clarifying the scope of the unconscionable conduct provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974 (TPA). The issues paper is part of a process which will examine two options for clarifying the application of the TPA’s unconscionable conduct provisions: The first option is the introduction in […]

Personal Property Securities Bills passed

The Personal Property Securities Bill and the Personal Property Securities (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2009 were passed by Parliament on 26 November 2009 and are awaiting assent. The new law will set up a national register of personal securities and change security types and procedures. It will replace more than 70 different pieces of Commonwealth, State […]