Living Here: Urban Utah Blog

  • If you’re lucky (or unlucky) enough to receive unemployment benefits form the State of Utah hopefully you know that you can apply for rental assistance through the Utah Department of Workforce Services/Homeless Prevention Plan. It’s hard to keep track of what help is available out there given 45 signing documents that may not hold up in court and a Congress who can’t seem to figure out much of ...

  • Strange times. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, speaking for the Trump administration would ...
  • As a licensed broker in Utah I can sell any property any where in the state. Most agents are members of one Board of ...
  • The mother of all downtown residential projects has just broken ground in downtown Salt Lake City. “POST HOUSE” will ...
  • Real estate activities are permissible at this time under Utah state law. Attached are questions that we have received ...
  • With the whirlwind of news about racism these past few weeks I paused when I read a blurb that Salt Lake Mayor ...
  • You may have been thinking of buying a home because mortgage interest rates are the lowest, they have ever ...
  • Mark Twain once said, “Buy land, they’re not making it anymore.”  Around the Wasatch front raw land to build on is ...
  • As a native New Yorker, I think I know pizza.  For years I never ate it in Utah because I couldn’t find a thin and ...
  • My industry has been protected in Utah since Covid-19 struck and I’ve been able to leave our home and to work-going to ...
  • I'm not one to go shopping. My wife likes to gather groceries and finds my involvement more annoying than helpful. I ...
  • Women have two celebrations going on right now in Utah: 1) how we got the right to vote on local and national ballots ...
  • I finished out high school at Wasatch Academy in Sanpete County. I was sent to this small private school to ‘reform’. I ...
  • Next month you will get an envelope from the government that isn’t your tax refund. Instead, it’s a notice about the ...
  • Over the years, we’ve had great fun hosting parties and gatherings at the sprawling 6,000+ sq. ft. space in the ...
  • God forbid you might be an employer right now, trying to hire worker bees who might actually show up to an interview, ...
  • A world traveling friend of mine told me that the price of gasoline in several cities in Europe is like $10 per gallon. ...
  • City folk bitch and moan about the high price of housing in Zion all the time. Face it, kids, we’ve been discovered by ...