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Thing to Do: Spring Showcase featuring homes for sale in Las Cruces, NM

Did you miss the first weekend of Showcase of Homes? If so, here’s a little of what you missed… Don’t worry though!  You still have time to see the amazing Las Cruces homes for sale. Don’t miss out on this … Continue reading

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Las Cruces Farmers Market a New Mexico Treasure

One of the things that my wife Karen and I enjoy doing on Saturday mornings in Las Cruces is to visit the Las Cruces Farmers’ Market.  The market recently moved from an older part of the downtown Las Cruces main … Continue reading

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Green Building Applications for Existing Homes in New Mexico

After having all of our kids and grandkids home in Las Cruces, New Mexico for Thanksgiving last week, I’m convinced we could solve the world’s energy problems if we could just harness the energy of children! Until someone figures that … Continue reading

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Las Cruces Ranked in Top 10 Best Performing Cities

Las Cruces, New Mexico continues to rank among the top cities to live and work in the United States. The Milken Institute, an independent think tank, has ranked Las Cruces #9 on their 2009 list of Best Performing Small Cities. … Continue reading

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Picacho Mountain and Friends Geology Hike

It is time for the 2009 Picacho Mountain & Friends Geology Hike.  We’d like to invite you to join us as we explore the geological history of Picacho Mountain and the surrounding areas.  The event will begin with a short … Continue reading

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Green Building Theory into Practice in Las Cruces New Mexico Homes

So far in my green building posts have mostly been about the ideas and theories of green building in Las Cruces, NM. Today, I’d like to give you some first hand stories of Las Cruces residents who have used green … Continue reading

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Las Cruces Celebrity Bartender event to support March of Dimes

Las Cruces, New Mexico‘s Meson de Mesilla is sponsoring a Celebrity Bartending event This Thursday, Oct. 14.  Doors open at 40pm and all the tips collected from 6-7:30pm will be donated to March of Dimes High Heals for High Hopes. … Continue reading

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Green Strategies for Existing and New Homes in New Mexico

“Green” has definitely become a buzz work lately.  You see it promoted on TV shows, on the news, in advertisements, and even at the grocery store.  All the hype over going “green” and green building has cause much debate, fueled … Continue reading

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Green Building: Water Conservation in Las Cruces, New Mexico Homes

My 19 month-old grandson finds true joy in the simplest pleasures in life.  On Sunday afternoon I was marveling as he entertained himself for hours with a bucket of water in the backyard. As I watched him play, I was … Continue reading

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Green Homes in New Mexico – Building Green from the Ground Up

During my over forty year career in the construction and real estate development business I have witnessed a dramatic change in the standards and practices that guide how we do things.  In no area have these changes been more profound … Continue reading

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