Monthly Archives: August 2014

Letting Go: Sending Your Child Off to College

Guest post by Kalpana Krishna-Kumar, Project Specialist – Broker Platforms at Coldwell Banker Real Estate Open confession – I have a problem with letting go – of any kind – people, places and things! I spoke about letting go ofmy … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Get Out the Door on Time

One of the hardest parts of getting into the Back to School swing is getting used to the routine, especially the early mornings. Here are 5 ways to getting out the door on time. 1. Prep the Night Before – … Continue reading

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Work in the Financial District? Get Your Dream Commute

If you work in the Financial District, it’s very likely that you spend your days at one of the high-powered financial companies that make up a huge part of the DNA of this world-famous downtown NYC neighborhood. But whether you … Continue reading

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Patio Grill Essentials for DFW Homeowners

Are you looking to create the perfect outdoor patio grill station? Whether you’re a casual griller or a grillmaster-in-the-making, everyone has to start with the basics. Here are all the essentials Metroplex homeowners will need to outfit your grilling station. … Continue reading

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Living Home and Going to College

I made the decision to change my status from a resident to a commuter student two weeks before my first year at college was set to start. The decision was easy and made with the help of my parents. Living … Continue reading

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Home Tip of the Day: Create a Kid’s Workspace

Is your dining table covered in math homework? Is it a struggle to find art supplies for that 6th grade science project? Today’s Coldwell Banker Home Tip of the Day has your solution: create a dedicated kid’s workspace to give … Continue reading

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10 Unique School Lunches

Back to school season is here, which means the lunch box is back! We know it’s easy to get into a brown bag rut, so as part of Back to School Week on Blue Matter, we’ve compiled a list that … Continue reading

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Washington Heights: A Neighborhood with Much to Love

Washington Heights is the brilliantly colorful upper Manhattan neighborhood that’s managed to maintain its diverse vibe while seamlessly integrating the many newcomers flocking to the area. While it hasn’t gone through the gentrification experienced throughout other parts of the city, … Continue reading

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Kid Friendly Work Spaces

Back to school season is in full swing which means lots of excitement and loads of homework. I’m not sure how things work in your household but growing up I remember the kitchen table was the hub of all excitement … Continue reading

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Know the Pet Policy Before You Move into That NYC Apartment

If you’re a pet owner, a building’s pet policy is critical to you and your four-legged loved ones. When looking for an apartment in NYC, it’s better that you know what a building’s policy is regarding pets before you fall … Continue reading

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