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For Immediate Release November 2001

Hydroelectric Dam Sold On The Internet

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A unique sale has joined the ranks of real estate transactions closed in CyberSpace.

John M. Peckham III CCIM, CIPS, RECS, Peckham Boston Advisors, Boston, Massachusetts, has announced the sale of the Benton Falls hydroelectric dam. Located in Benton, Maine to a Swiss energy company.

The facility was built in 1987 at a reported cost of $10,000,000. The dam is situated on the Sebasticook River, is a 40-foot high, 500-foot long generation dam, with a 4.3 Megawatts of electricity per hour capacity.

The seller was the Sebasticook River Dam Trust. The buyer was Bohi Energy, located in Buerglen, Switzerland. Peckham brokered the transaction on the Internet.The dam is net leased to CMS Energy for a lease term balance of 27 years.

Peckham Boston Advisors (PBAC) represents clients in the acquisition and disposition of real estate investment properties on the Internet. According to Peckham, PBAC uses the Internet and other CyberSpace tools to reach out to tens of thousands of potential buyers and sellers in minutes. Peckham personally closed over $41 Million Dollars in real estate investment property in a recent 12-month period, all on the Internet. He conducts the popular "Selling in CyberSpace " designation seminar and when he isn't selling real estate in cyberspace serves as Executive Director of the 3000 member Real Estate CyberSpace Society .

About the Real Estate CyberSpace Society
The Real Estate CyberSpace Society-with membership in 25 countries, provides 4,000 members in 100 chapters with knowledge, networking and visibility support for maximizing their effectiveness using the Internet and e-mail. . Information about the Society is available at

The Real Estate CyberSpace Society, with membership in 25 countries, provides its 4,000 members in 100 Chapters with tools and services for maximizing their real estate professionalism and effectiveness, plus a networking connection for professionals from all real estate specialties. Peckham announced that over 90 similar interviews are broadcast at the Society's "Real Estate CyberSpace Radio": The Society invites the real estate community and the public to visit and listen to a wide selection of audio briefings there.

Information regarding the full interviews in this release of The Real Estate CyberSpace Alert or membership in the Real Estate CyberSpace Society is available from Society headquarters by calling 617-559-0000, at or by e-mail at

For Further information or interviews:

John M. Peckham III
Executive Director
Real Estate CyberSpace Society
Four Longfellow Place, Suite 2408
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-523-4440 Fax: 617-523-4736