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A real estate agent and realty company are being sued for their handling of a $4.6 million home sale in Sarasota, Florida. According to a report in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, a man who wanted to buy the Bird Key neighborhood property but whose offer was not chosen is accusing real estate agent Roger Pettingell and Coldwell Banker Realty of manipulating
An 11-mile-long oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico is one of more than 2,000 reports of water pollution being investigated by authorities in Louisiana after Hurricane Ida tore through the state on Aug. 29. The ruptured pipeline is located just south of oil and gas hub Port Fourchon, where the Category 4 storm caused significant damage and forced the
Eye on Q4: Specialty Insurance Overview Thursday, October 7 at 1:30 PM ET Please join us for an outlook into the fourth quarter of 2021. Featured Experts: Bryant Steele, Associate Vice President, Managing Director, Burns & Wilcox, Chicago, IL Timothy Donnellon, Senior Broker, Environmental, Burns & Wilcox, Charleston, SC Teresa Cowper, Broker, Property, Burns & Wilcox Brokerage, Atlanta, GA Hosted…
At least 22 individuals were killed and many more remained missing after a flash flood ravaged the rural town of Waverly, Tennessee on Aug. 21. The sudden torrent of rain — estimated at 17 inches, likely setting a state record — swept away vehicles, tore homes off their foundations and crumbled roads and bridges. By Aug. 23, officials were reportedly…
As labor shortages continue across the U.S., multiple industries are feeling the impact. Recent news reports describe hospitals in Virginia cross-training employees amid a shortage of nurses and other staff, hotel workers in Idaho switching between front desk work and housekeeping duties, and Texas schools starting the new term without enough teachers or bus drivers. The ongoing lack of workers…
At least 108 active wildfires were burning in the U.S. as of Aug. 10, involving over 2.4 million acres of land in 15 states. The Bootleg Fire in Southern Oregon has burned more than 400,000 acres since it was ignited by lightning on July 6 and although it was 98% contained as of Aug. 10, officials said it was nowhere…
Legal cannabis sales in the U.S. could exceed $30 billion by 2022, marijuana analytics company Headset recently projected in an updated long-term forecast. It is an increase in estimated sales from the Seattle-based firm’s previous report, released in April, that showed the U.S. market reaching $28 billion in yearly sales by 2022. The change reflects new recreational or medical marijuana…
An increasing number of homeowners are renting out their backyard pools to earn extra cash, the Wall Street Journal recently reported. At least 13,000 pool owners in the U.S. have signed up to rent out their pools by the hour through Swimply, an online platform that launched in 2020, while others are offering their swimming pools for rent on a…