New apartment building could rise in Bogota – NorthJersey.com

BOGOTA — A six-story, 48-unit apartment building, along with two levels of parking for 84 cars, could soon rise on the long vacant Palisade Avenue lot where an elementary school once stood. The brick-veneer building, topped with limestone cladding, is expected to be taller than the demolished, three-story Dewey Elementary School. If the zoning board approves the proposal for Carlyle …

Moe beats Mildura as Victoria’s top-performing regional city: Residex October … – Property Observer

The historic Gippsland town of Moe on the western end of the Latrobe Valley was Victoria’s top-performing housing market over the October quarter, according to new figures by Residex. Moe house prices increased by 4.66% over the three months to October, rising to a median value of $243,500. Residex calculates the median weekly rent in Moe at $270, suggesting investors …

Brick Exteriors Test Strongest in Severe Weather – Sacramento Bee

RESTON, Va., Dec. 6, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — After the third most active storm season on record, tests continue to show that genuine clay brick outperforms other home exteriors in severe weather conditions. As homeowners head into peak home fire season in December and January, brick also offers a one-hour fire rating by itself—unlike other exteriors that need to incorporate fire-resistant …

Your Questions About 127 Hours

Robert asks… In 127 hours would it have been better for Aron to consume urine or semen for hydration and survival? I’ve just watched an 127 Hours and it triggered this question in my head. Oh, this question is open for opinions and scientific answers. Mr. Thin Brick answers: You’re not going to get very scientific answers in this section. …