July 2013

WLIO TV features Small House Bluffton

WLIO TV, Lima, created this feature on Small House Bluffton, on July 28, 2013.

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They say in the real estate business what counts is location, location location.

Sam Shriver has more on an effort in Bluffton to cut back on energy usage by building close to the assets of the community.

This home, being built on north Lawn Ave. in Bluffton is close to just about everything in the community.

That closeness, means people could walk to the grocery, post office, even school, and that means not using energy to drive there.

Off the charts: LEED puts high value on Bluffton

By Andy Chappell-Dick

Note: The author of this article was one of the 2012 BCE business plan competition winnners.

Bluffton is a great place to live, and I have proof.  According to the criteria of one national industry group, the US Green Building Council (USGBC), this community far exceeds the level required to achieve “exemplary” status.

Small Business Administration offers free seminars

The U.S. Small Business Administration and its partners are hosting a series of free small business seminars designed for minority and women business owners. This initiative is a broad effort to strengthen and expand business ownership among these two groups. The Small Business Development Series will help small and minority businesses to access resources that can help them grow and enhance their entrepreneurial skills.

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