Kingsport Tennessee

Kingsport Tennessee Stepping Up Enforcement

 Kingsport Tennessee Stepping Up Enforcement
 

The TimesNews just published an article concerning more vacant property building violations and the city’s intended enforcement activities. Matthew wrote:
Kingsport is starting to take a more coordinated and proactive approach to code enforcement, specifically with building violations, high grass and junk vehicles. Read more: Kingsport revving up code enforcement efforts | Kingsport Times-News http://www.timesnews.net/article/9080074/kingsport-revving-up-code-enforcement-efforts#ixzz3Ar3Y1Wcx Follow us: @timesnewsonline on Twitter | timesnews on Facebook

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Illinois Business Workers

$10,000 Fine And 60% Interest On Failed Payments

An article published at hr.blr.com states:
Illinois led nation in auditing employers that misclassified workers

 

… An audit showed Illinois employers wrongly classified nearly 20,000 of their workers as independent contractors

… Like several other states, Illinois uses the “ABC test” to determine if an individual is an employee or an independent contractor. FULL STORY

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This Tavernier house has been the focus of nonstop code complaints. KEVIN WADLOW

Code Violations In Excess Of $1.3 Million

 
Code Violations In Excess Of $1.3 Million
Boy, some people just know how to put together a good story and Kevin Wadlow has one at www.keysnet.com. Go read Kevin’s article. It’s good. It has a lot of history on the property and a history of neighbor complaints. Evidently Monroe County in Florida is kind of upset with the owner of the property. Continue Reading

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Craigslist Supplies Suspects

Craigslist Supplies Suspects To Arrest

Go ahead. Keep on posting those anonymous job opportunities on Craigslist. Pretty soon you may get the opportunity to hire an undercover cop! From Lee County Sheriff’s Office News Release:
Unlicensed Contractors “Nailed” in Operation Freeloader
Friday, August 15, 2014
Beginning on August 12th, 2014, members of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Economic Crimes Unit conducted an operation targeting Unlicensed Contractors operating in Lee County. During the three day operation, fourteen (14) people were arrested for unlicensed contracting. Continue Reading

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Online Reviews

Monitor Your Online Reviews

Don Sadler, writing for all Business experts, reports how outdated business listings and bad online reviews are hurting your business. Quoting from Don’s article,

There are hundreds of different online directories to choose from, ranging from the most popular search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo! to the online Yellow Pages, Yelp,CitySearch, and InBusiness. In general, the more online directories you’re listed in, the better your chances of being found by customers looking for a business like yours. List your business at www.FieldServiceDirectory.com Continue Reading

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Opinionated For Sure

Yes, Mr Effinger, I Think You Got The Point

A superb piece of journalism was crafted by Lynn Effinger of ZVN Properties when he wrote Outrageous jury award reveals contempt for mortgage lenders for www.housingwire.com. When I finished reading this article I was contemplating how well it was written and chocked full of entertaining facts, quotes and references. I was thinking Mr Effinger must have journalism experience not mentioned in the short author bio given beneath his article at Housing Wire. I feel I was well rewarded when I continued – reading responses posted by readers. One has to appreciate responses that contain words like punitive, arrogance, methuselahs, irresponsibly and arrogant. Continue Reading

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