Category Archives: Home Tips

How to Fix a Rental with Ugly Kitchen Flooring

You may have faced this NYC apartment rental hunt crisis: You’ve found the perfect apartment at the perfect price, only it has the most imperfect kitchen flooring. The floors may be unbelievably ugly, or extremely uncomfortable, or incredibly busted looking … Continue reading

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Real Estate Headlines featuring Marilyn Monroe, Ancient Homes and Falling Prices

Oh hello November. You certainly crept up on us. With our coffers full of candy and holiday shopping on the horizon, there’s much craziness ahead. So why don’t you take a deep, cleansing breath and enjoy your weekly dose of … Continue reading

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4 Great Places to Take Kids on the Upper West Side

The Upper West Side is one of the most family-friendly neighborhoods in New York City, filled to the brim with all of the apartments, schools, and activities that parents are looking for in a great neighborhood. If you’re new to … Continue reading

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5 Simple Kitchen Organization Tips for Your DFW Home

The kitchen is one of the most commonly used rooms in a home. Whether you’re operating in a small space or enjoy tidy counters and cabinets, an organized kitchen can help assist with meal preparation and provide practical storage for … Continue reading

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South Philadelphia Neighborhoods: Should You Buy in Whitman?

When it comes to South Philadelphia neighborhoods, places like East Passyunk, Newbold, and Point Breeze get most of the attention. While the accolades might be well deserved, people looking for homes in South Philly should know that those aren’t their … Continue reading

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Home Tip of the Day: Halloween Safety

Halloween can be scary, even for parents. Here’s an easy tip to make sure your children have a fun and safe Halloween this year. Happy haunting! For other clever home tips & tricks, subscribe to Coldwell Banker On Location to … Continue reading

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Home Tip of the Day: When to Change Smoke Detector Batteries

Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors save lives. Here’s an easy way to remember to change the batteries to make sure they always work. Hint: you should do it this weekend. For other clever home tips & tricks, subscribe to Coldwell … Continue reading

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Gated Communities in Dallas: 5 Things to Know

The gated communities in Dallas are a hot spot for individuals and families, and there are dozens of neighborhoods from which to choose. Making the decision to move into a gated community takes research, as well as an understanding of … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Neighborhoods: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Passyunk and Fishtown

Fishtown and East Passyunk are two Philadelphia neighborhoods that have really come into their own in recent years. The two neighborhoods have become popular for people looking to buy homes in Philadelphia and for people visiting from surrounding areas, as … Continue reading

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Kitchen Storage Ideas for Your NYC Apartment

An uncluttered counter is essential in a small NYC apartment. It looks attractive, feels more airy, and encourages you to cook, rather than sending you running for the takeout menu. So get creative with kitchen storage ideas, and you can … Continue reading

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