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Virtual reality expected to shake up future of real estate

MINNEAPOLIS – Nearly a year before Jack Sazama will actually set foot in his new digs at the Spectrum apartments near the University of Minnesota, the freshman strapped on a set of cheap plastic goggles, strolled through his new apartment in virtual reality and then signed a lease.

Business

Tunisia native went from bank branch worker to realty executive

LOS ANGELES – The gig: Annie Ives, 68, is the chief executive of Combined LA/Westside Multiple Listing Service, better known as the MLS/CLAW. With 50 employees, the Beverly Hills company is a customized real estate technology provider that enables its 17,000 members to share information on listed properties. They have access to millions of market listings, including 95 percent of the ones in Southern California through its data share programs and California Real Estate Technology Services.

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New home care services for seniors coming to Lancaster County

The Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will assist Home Helpers Homecare & Direct Link with their official Grand Opening and ribbon-cutting on Monday, August 1, 2016 at 3 pm. Lancaster County government officials and City officials will be present and will assist with the celebration. Home Helpers Homecare offers companion care, personal care, medical Care, Alzheimer and dementia care among other services.

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Nation Ford FFA hosts annual Farm to Fork Dinner

Through most of the school year, the Nation Ford High School FFA hosts a free, monthly program called Tastefully Local to introduce community members to area farmers and discuss various food related topics. The programs "main course is the annual Farm to Fork Dinner, held this year at Unity Presbyterian Church in Fort Mill.
By Michael Harrison Fort Mill Times editor
Nation Ford FFA hosts annual Farm to Fork Dinner 1:29

Nation Ford FFA hosts annual Farm to Fork Dinner

Come-See-Me Rock Hill bike race promises to raise thousands for Salvation Army 1:27

Come-See-Me Rock Hill bike race promises to raise thousands for Salvation Army

York County visitors group head suspended for a week without pay after theft charge 0:50

York County visitors group head suspended for a week without pay after theft charge

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Tips to safeguard your home from burglars