4 Steps for Moving into a New Kitchen

Along with the dishes, you’ll be doing a lot of prep work at the sink. Remember that if you have an island in your kitchen, the cabinets in the island […]

Ways to Wow From the Outside

As one of the busier times of year for real estate activity, summertime is ideal for sellers hoping to unload their homes for top dollar. If you’re listing a home on […]

Bathroom Basics

A bathroom renovation is a relatively easy activity to tackle. If the plumbing is already in place and you’re using standard-size pieces, there aren’t a whole lot of options for […]

How to Make Your Home More Valuable

From our Friends at Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty in Maine With housing prices at recent highs, it’s a great time to sell; and still-low interest rates also make it […]

The Dying Dining Room

The dining room isn’t what it used to be… Luxury home owners are ahead of the game when it comes to design and home improvement trends, and one in particular […]

How to ‘Drive’ Curb Appeal

Whether you’re a homeowner or Realtor® selling a home, it makes no difference – everyone wants a house that looks great from the curb. Curb appeal comes together when all the […]

Home Trends 2014 – What’s Hot, What’s Not

What’s “hot” in home interiors? Plenty of designers are offering up their predictions, and here’s one outlook from Neil Kelly Co., a remodeling firm based in Portland, Ore. Embellished showers: Showers […]

Dress Up the Laundry Room!

Laundry rooms are an important part of the house for home buyers, but this space can often get overlooked when it comes to staging. After all, how much can you do to […]

Where to Spot the Snowy Owl Around Newport

For local bird watchers, this has been one of the best winters ever for spotting the snowy owl. Shirley Lally, a volunteer at the refuge, told Newport Patch the birds, usually […]

How to Downsize Your Stuff for a Move

How can you decide what to keep and what to toss when you move to a smaller space? Whittling down a lifetime’s worth of belongings for a move into a […]

5 Reasons You Should Buy a Home NOW!

Many potential buyers are waiting until they can be 100% sure the real estate market has fully recovered before making the move to purchase a home. Here are five reasons why waiting […]

5 Reasons to List Your Home Now

Many homeowners are waiting until the Spring ‘buying season’ to list their homes for sale. Here are five reasons why that might not make sense this year: 1.) Demand Is […]