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29 10, 2018

Pentagon Sending Barricades, Helicopters With Troops to Southern Border

By |2018-10-29T11:55:04+00:00October 29th, 2018|Community Information, Education, Jeff Daley, Military|0 Comments

Pentagon Sending Barricades - Here in Arizona and other border states the news reports that demonstrations are taking place advocating for those walking to the southern border unobstructed passage. Liberal politicians agree and some are proponents of no wall. Those that fail to have a medical examination prior to being released, or illegally enter the [...]

16 09, 2018

Flooding Damage | Are You At Risk?

By |2018-09-16T16:57:44+00:00September 16th, 2018|Education, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Flooding damage - Floods are a common and costly natural hazard in Arizona. Whether caused by heavy rain, monsoons, or the remnants of tropical storms, the results of flooding damage can be devastating. While some floods develop over time, flash floods—particularly common in the state—can occur within minutes after the onset of a rainstorm. [...]

10 09, 2018

Roy P. Benavidez with the Medal of Honor | His Citation

By |2018-09-10T14:36:14+00:00September 10th, 2018|Education, Jeff Daley, Military, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Special Forces, Vietnam|0 Comments

President Reagan Presented the Medal of Honor to Roy Benavidez Roy P. Benavidez On February 24, 1981, President Ronald Reagan presented Roy P. Benavidez with the Medal of Honor. Reagan turned to the press and said, "If the story of his heroism were a movie script, you would not believe it". He then read the [...]

10 09, 2018

Special Forces Part 6 – Their Dangerous Missions

By |2018-09-11T13:34:06+00:00September 10th, 2018|Education, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Military, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Special Forces|0 Comments

Stories of Special Forces Dangerous Missions Master Sergeant Raul Perez "Roy" Benavidez Special Forces Part 6 Roy P. Benavidez Master Sergeant Vietnam Special Forces Part 6 - Master Sergeant Raul Perez "Roy" Benavidez (August 5, 1935 – November 29, 1998) was a member of the United States Army Special Forces (Studies and Observations Group) [...]

6 08, 2015

Vietnam War: He earned the Medal of Honor, Died – Few Noticed

By |2015-08-06T12:16:43+00:00August 6th, 2015|blog, Education, Luxury Valley Homes, Military, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Veterans|0 Comments

Vietnam War: He earned the Medal of Honor, died - Few Noticed. You're a 19 year old kid. You are critically wounded and dying in the jungle somewhere in the Central Highlands of Viet Nam . It's November 11, 1967. LZ (landing zone) X-ray. Your unit is outnumbered 8-1 and the enemy fire is so [...]

15 07, 2015

Special Forces Part 4 – The Story Behind the Green Beret

By |2018-09-10T14:50:33+00:00July 15th, 2015|Education, Luxury Valley Homes, Military, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Special Forces, Veterans|0 Comments

Special Forces - The Green Beret Special Forces (SF) was designed in 1953 by Major Herbert Brucker, a veteran of the OSS. First Lieutenant Roger Pezelle adopted it as the unofficial headgear for his A-team, Operational Detachment FA32. They wore it whenever they went to the field for prolonged exercises. Soon it spread throughout all [...]

8 07, 2015

The Do’s and Don’ts of Home Appraisal | Scottsdale Real Estate

By |2015-08-08T10:31:01+00:00July 8th, 2015|blog, Education, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|0 Comments

The Do's and Don'ts of Home Appraisal The Do's and Don'ts of Home Appraisal | Scottsdale Real Estate Selling a home was difficult even before the market started to slide. Now every penny counts more than ever — which means that every leaky window, every dangling gutter and every ugly cabinet can make [...]

8 07, 2015

Special Forces Part 3 – Twelve Man Teams

By |2018-09-10T14:53:54+00:00July 8th, 2015|Education, Luxury Valley Homes, Military, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Special Forces|1 Comment

Special Forces Twelve Man Teams Explained Special Forces Part 3: Twelve Man Teams - By 1958, the basic operational unit of SF had evolved into a 12-man team known as the Special Forces Operational Detachment-Alpha (SF ODA). Each member of the team – two officers, two operations and intelligence sergeants, two weapons sergeants, two communications sergeants, [...]

2 07, 2015

Special Forces Part 2 – The Early Years

By |2018-09-10T14:56:46+00:00July 2nd, 2015|Education, Luxury Valley Homes, Military, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Special Forces, Veterans, Vietnam|1 Comment

The Early Years of Special Forces Special Forces Part 2 - The Early Years - Special Forces (SF) grew out of the establishment of the Special Operations Division of the Psychological Warfare Center, activated at Fort Bragg, N.C., in May 1952. The Army allocated 2,300 personnel slots to make up the first Special Forces (SF) unit [...]