Utah Economy Category

Sundance Film Festival Brings $70 Million to Utah

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ PostModem, Sundance Film Festival, directed by Jillian Mayer, Lucas Levya. Photo by Daniel Fernandez. Sometimes I take for granted the mind-boggling amount of premier events that help feed Utah’s economy. It’s easy to do. Utah has always been home to creative, forward-thinking residents […]

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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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At Home in Park City with $15 Million in Improvements to Main Street

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate As if we could improve on perfection, the Park City Council recently reviewed Phase 1 of the Historic Park City Improvement Plan! I’m thrilled to see this proactive approach and hope it will only make a really great place even better for those who call Park City home and […]

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Sundance: Wasatch Back Pure Utah Art

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate P.C. Life in Utah is good. Life in Park City and along the Wasatch Back is just pure art. Evidence? The Sundance Film Festival. Jan. 17-27, Utah will play host to some of the most artistic souls on earth. If you had a Park City home or […]

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Third Quarter Sales Stats Great for Park City, Deer Valley

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate P.C. So far 2012 has been good to the Park City and Deer Valley areas. A year-to-date comparison of residential home sales in these Summit County mountain communities shows more homes are selling faster and at higher prices than they did in 2011. Keep in mind we’re a month […]

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Promontory Tower Salt Lake City Homes for Sale Now

Editor’s note: This entry represents the second in a series of five detailing the wonders of City Creek Living in Salt Lake City. Today’s feature focuses on Promontory living. by Joel Carson Promontory Tower on the southeast corner of South Temple and West Temple Streets has redesigned the Salt Lake City skyline. With 30 fabulous stories, […]

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Park City Unveils Historic Downtown Enhancement Plan

Beautiful Park City, Utah

Joel Carson It’s hard to imagine Park City, Utah could get any better than it already is; and yet, the city has unveiled an enhancement plan that will help make Park City home of one of the best recreation destinations on the planet. The plan is designed to make Park City a more “walkable” community. Its goal […]

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