What the Frack?
In the world of residential real estate, highway frontage is an uncommon selling point. Fumes, spraying gravel, the scream of air horns: no great friends, these, to man at his leisure. But to the thousands lately migrating for oil-industry jobs to the Bakken Formation—a sprawling rock unit of shale and dolomite that underlies portions of Montana, North Dakota and Canada—views of the freeway might, in some cases, prove enviable. The New York-based auctioneer Sheldon Good & Company (SGC), at any rate, has been counting on it. Read More