Economic Development Category

Salt Lake County Unveils Fast-Charger

Editor’s note: The following is a press release originally published by Salt Lake County News Service. SALT LAKE COUNTY —Partners from Salt Lake County, the Utah Clean Air Partnership (UCAIR), the state of Utah and others recently unveiled the first ever electric fast-charging station for public use along the Wasatch Front. It is located at 2001 […]

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Outdoor Retailer Summer Market Comes Home to Salt Lake City

 by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ If you own a Salt Lake City home, you know life here is all about the great outdoors! Utah’s greatest claims to fame are its stunning natural beauty and four distinct seasons in which to enjoy it. Hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, […]

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Park City Building Permits Increased in June

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ The Park City Building Department reported encouraging numbers for June; and, that means construction is beginning to rebound in the Utah mountain resort town. There appears to be a trend in remodeling and it’s safe to say consumer confidence is growing. […]

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Herriman, UT Homes in High Demand

by Joel CarsonPresident/Principal BrokerUtah Real EstateSLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ Herriman, Utah offers rural living with a suburban flare; and, it has been discovered by those seeking a peaceful place to raise their families with access to all the frills of a metropolitan life. Today it is one of the fastest growing master planned […]

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Ogden Home to Cycling Manufacturers, Enthusiasts

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ I like the way Ogden thinks. It’s great to see our Utah communities progressing and Ogden has certainly progressed in its own unique way. Commerce all along the Wasatch Front is boiling hot and officials there know how to play on […]

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At Home on the Wasatch Front

LDS Conference Impacts Economics; New flight on Alaska Airlines; Ogden embraces history; Provo’s got religion by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’   It’s Monday and a great day to take a look at what’s going on at home on the Wasatch Front. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints wrapped […]

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Why are there So Many Great Businesses in Utah?

. . . because Utah is so great for business by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate I hate to brag, but man Utah has attracted some stellar businesses in recent years. Utah is my home and I have watched all different kinds of industries grow (and die here). I couldn’t be more proud […]

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