Archives: September 2016

Why You Shouldn’t Trust Online Value Estimates

Ahh the hazards of online value estimates. What is value anyway? Above all else, it’s subjective. One man’s trash…, beauty is in the eye… AVMs, or Automated Valuation Models, and all their algorithm-based cousins simply cannot factor in the human element (yet). Even the suppliers of these estimates acknowledge their limitations (see quoted website disclaimers […]

Happy Retirement Noah!

It’s the end of an era. Noah has retired and sold the shop. He rescued me more than once; 2 flat tires, a dead battery, and a dead alternator. He even looked at the scooter once when it was giving me trouble. We’re going to miss you Noah! Happy retirement and thank you for your […]