Tag: community

Relocating to America: Your Guide to Making A Home Away From Home

“Your home is you – it’s who you are – where you’re from…”

March 13 / 2014

Expert Tips for Finding the Perfect Neighborhood To Buy In

It’s not just the home, it’s finding the right area.

6 TV Homes I Would Want to Visit for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks, enjoying great food, visiting family and, of course, watching TV. Think about it. I bet you watch more TV at home on Thanksgiving than any other holiday. There’s the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Then football. Then more football. Then a little bit more football. And probably a holiday-themed movie on to close out the night.

Finding the Perfect Home in Another State

Relocating for a new job or simply to start over can be an exciting venture. However, it can seem challenging to find a new home when individuals don’t know the nearby towns, neighborhoods or other features of their new location. There are several steps buyers can take to find the perfect piece of real estate [...]

How to Throw a Block Party

What you need to know about planning a block party.

Neighborhood Features to Examine Before Buying a Home

Location, Location, Location! An obvious and important aspect of buying a home is looking at the home itself, but another, and sometimes forgotten, is exploring the neighborhood. Limited amenities and services, unkempt communities and noisy neighbors can curb a home sale, and to avoid moving into an area that lacks the features owners are looking [...]

Brooklyn – The ‘Home’ of Jackie Robinson

When most people think of ‘home’ and Jackie Robinson, they usually recall his epic steal of home against the Yankees (and Yogi Berra) in the ’55 World Series. While he certainly had a penchant for “stealing home”, we think ‘home’ meant a lot more to Jackie than the one on the baseball diamond.

Sandy Aftermath: The Road To Recovery Starts with Community

In times of stress, including natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy, we really get a glimpse of what a community is all about.

November 07 / 2012

A New Found Appreciation for Home, Neighbors and Community

I sit at home, recovering from an injury and surgery, not feeling sorry for myself, but being incredibly grateful that we own a home and have established roots in a community where people have taken amazing care of me, David, and our two boys.

World’s First Floating Town

Glasgow, Scotland: World’s First Floating Village

October 11 / 2012