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The Money's Too Good to Leave: A Look Inside North Dakota's Oil Boom

There is no acceptable English word to describe how hot it was on the day I ran into Toby. When I started talking to him on the corner of South Main and Charleston in Las Vegas’s  arts district it was about 3 o’ clock in the afternoon on a day in the middle of July. 1,785 more words

Environmental News

The Other Bakken Boom

The article below is about the Fort Berthold reservation located on the Bakken Shale Formation in North Dakota. The article mainly revolves around oil from the land being auctioned off without the residents’ consent. 23 more words

Multifamily Real Estate Trends | Forget San Francisco or New York, North Dakota's Got the Highest Rents in the Country!

While you might expect to find the nation’s most exorbitant rents in obvious places like Pacific Heights in San Francisco or even Manhattan in New York, you’d be hard pressed to find anyone who had heard of a little place called Williston, North Dakota. 567 more words

Apartment Intelligence

Oilsands are cost-competitive with U.S. crude sources: Scotia report

Improved technology has made both the oilsands and conventional sources of crude from Western Canada cost-competitive with fast-growing U.S. sources of oil, including North Dakota’s high-profile Bakken play, says Scotiabank commodity guru Patricia Mohr. 631 more words