Monthly Archives: July 2014

Like Going Out? Head to East Passyunk

The area around East Passyunk in South Philadelphia is known for a lot of things. There’s the Singing Fountain, which is the site of a weekly farmers’ market in the summer, as well as a number of other events, from … Continue reading

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Wichita Real Estate Isn’t the Only Reason “There’s No Place Like Home”

Dorothy from the The Wizard of Oz isn’t the only one who wished to be back in Kansas — and I’m not just talking about Wichita real estate! There are thousands of people who move here every year in hopes … Continue reading

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Home of Week: A Grand English Manor in Westport, CT

In our newest Home of the Week we move from a mountain retreat in Aspen to a classic manor in Westport, Connecticut. At $8.3 million dollars, this home pays meticulous attention to details. Inside you’ll find features like top of … Continue reading

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Find a Roommate for Your NYC Apartment: Tips and Considerations

When it comes to apartment living, choosing to partner up with a roommate can offer many benefits. Living in New York City can be expensive. If you find a roommate, you automatically cut your rent and utilities in half, you … Continue reading

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Historic Homes in Philadelphia: What You Need to Know

Strolling down Elfreth’s Alley in Philadelphia’s Old City, you might find yourself dreaming of living in one of the historic homes on the block. While older homes have their charms, historical properties come with a lot of rules and red … Continue reading

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Rehabbing Homes in DFW: The Basics

Homeowners, real estate investors, and local organizations may participate in rehabbing homes — and their reasons for doing so can vary. Some homeowners may choose to rehabilitate a home because they’re restoring a historic building, while others may choose to … Continue reading

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From Vinyl Wall Décor to Backsplashes: 4 Great Ways to Use Vinyl

Making the leap from tacky to trendy, vinyl wall décor — and vinyl in general — has come a long way in recent years. There was a time when the mere mention of the word “vinyl” would give people horrible … Continue reading

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Real Estate Headlines with Lego Apartments, Fast Company and Reality TV

Why do weekends in the summer go so quickly? It feels like an iced coffee kind of afternoon as we reach the last full week of July. Dog days of August await us next week, but before the humidity rises … Continue reading

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Sound Real Estate Lessons from the Incas

This is a guest blog post by our very own Kalpana Krishna-Kumar: This year I resurrected my travel bucket list and the destination I picked was Peru – in particular Machu Picchu – the mystical “Lost City of the Incas”. … Continue reading

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Drop the Watering Can and Enjoy These Low Maintenance Outdoor Plants

Gardening is just one of the many joys that come with homeownership. However, watering can often feel like a labor of love we could do without. This is the first year I have had a garden and I can already … Continue reading

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