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Christina B. Farnsworth

An award-winning journalist with more than 20 years experience covering the shelter industry, Christina resides in Tucson and is long-established active member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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Is It Time for Arizonans to Panic About Water? Maybe.

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Sep 16, 2014 8:14:06 AM

Is it time to panic in Arizona over the drought? AZCentral the Gannett-owned Web site for the Arizona Republic and Channel 12 News Phoenix featured an article entitled 5 Reasons to Panic About Arizona’s Water and 5 Reasons Not To.

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A Dirtier Life Can Be a Green and Healthier Life

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Sep 9, 2014 2:25:24 PM

Can you be too clean to be healthy? Doctors are now saying the answer is yes -- and that some exposure to dirt and pets early in infancy can help prevent allergies, asthma and autoimmune diseases.

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Green Roof Protects Reservoir

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Aug 25, 2014 10:12:00 AM

Something that has always annoyed me as I drive through deserts and other arid lands is the canals and reservoirs in which water is evaporating as transported and held for use. Why not cover them to prevent evaporation and contamination? The District of Columbia is not dry, but DC Water covers its reservoirs and has covered its Fort Reno reservoir with a nearly-one-acre green roof.

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Micro Housing Grows

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Aug 21, 2014 9:32:00 AM

Microliving and interest in green living have different motivation for people depending on whether they live in dense urban or less-dense suburban or rural settings.

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New App Offers Real Estate Info

Posted by Christina B. Farnsworth

Jul 21, 2014 7:21:00 AM

RealtyTrac®'s new mobile Apple iPhone and iPad app gives users the ability to view detailed and pertinent real estate information for virtually any residential property including foreclosure status and details, estimated market value, property characteristics, property taxes, sales history, open loans, equity and much more.

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