Tag: garage

Real Estate Headlines Featuring Sofia Vergara, Parking Spaces and Most Expensive Garage

Easter is almost here and would you believe I actually had my grass cut this weekend. Yes, spring has arrived and with it many a baseball game and kids anxiously awaiting the end of school. Before you realize the amount of wedding and graduation checks you will soon be writing, here’s your weekly dose of real estate headlines to start your week:

April 14 / 2014

5 Things Husbands Need for Spring Cleaning at Home

Gentlemen, the hour is coming nigh. It will be a crisp, sunny Saturday morning and your wife will turn to you and say, “I think we need to do some spring cleaning today.” Fear will strike your heart. An entire Saturday has just vanished before your eyes and you will soon be scouring every dark corner of your home for dust, dirt and particles unknown.

The Perfect Home for MLB Opening Day

Welcome to baseball season. Sure March Madness has its Final Four still to come and the NBA is winding down its regular season, but this time of year is special for baseball. The Major League Baseball season has begun. Stadium across the country today are filled with hope and wonder as every team starts their season with the goal of winning a championship. While the outfield grass is trimmed and watered, as homeowners we’re doing much of the same as we’re prepping our lawns for mowing.

A Home with a Disappearing Garage

Who wouldn’t want a hidden garage like Batman has where he drives through a waterfall to park the Batmobile in the Batcave? Of course you would love that in your next home. Well one home owner has a sophisticated hydraulic system that allows his garage to disappear into the natural surroundings.

May 18 / 2012

Here’s to Driveways

When you look for a home chances are the driveway isn’t at the forefront of your mind. But I think when you look back at your childhood and even today you might be surprised to see just how many memories of home happen on the driveway. To test my theory I posted a question to my social circle on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ to share their favorite driveway memory. The response were entertaining to say the least.

April 17 / 2012

Blue Going Green

That’s right. Two mass market Electric Vehicles (EV) are coming fast that are moving the conversation from hybrids (gas first, electric second) to primarily electric for Volt, and 100% electric for Leaf. So what does this have to do with real estate? Well, plenty.

October 27 / 2010