As most Americans scramble to the mall or online to purchase last-minute gifts for the holidays, those with very deep pockets look to the Robb Report‘s Ultimate Gift Guide for truly one-of-a-kind purchases.
Tender 4, the first electrically powered workboat in the New York State Canal System, was selected as one of the Significant Boats of 2014 by WorkBoat Magazine for advances in technology and design.
The vessel was repowered earlier this year with twin Elco EP-10000 electric motors through a project conducted by the New York State Canal Corp.; the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority; the New York State Department of Transportation; New West Technologies; and Elco Motor Yachts.
Many sellers take their homes off the market or stop looking between Thanksgiving and Jan. 1. But some real estate agents say that’s a mistake.
“Most agents capitulate,” said Gloria Jewell, an agent with Teles Properties in Laguna Beach. “I say absolutely not. I have written up more offers on New Year’s Eve, Christmas Eve and Thanksgiving than you can shake a stick at.”
No, despite what the name might suggest, the Vintage Wheels website doesn’t sell sets of retro alloys and steelies. Instead, it’s a one-stop shop for all rare and extremely cool vintage cars and trucks.
When I was first encouraged to check out the site, I was a bit skeptical, as at first glance I assumed the site was simply a hipster-centric vintage car-listing site. Delightfully, it’s not.