“Communities work better (students perform better, crime rates are lower, kids are safer, people live longer) when neighbors know one another better. Knowing your neighbor on a first-name basis…is a surprisingly effective first step.” – Robert Putnam, Harvard Public Policy Professor and author of Bowling Alone While advancements in technology have made it possible for… Read More Welcome Home: 10 Tips to Turn Your Neighborhood Into a Hometown Haven
Thanksgiving’s a day we get together with family and friends. Some we see often. Others we see but a few times a year. We come together to give thanks for all we have on our lives…and eat way too much. Here’s what I’m thankful for this year (and every year)… That’s basically every day of the year… Read More Why I’m particularly thankful today
The holidays. It’s a time for celebration, a time for good food and good cheer, and – for many homeowners – a time for out-of-town visitors. And while gathering your loved ones from all corners of the globe to celebrate with you and your family undoubtedly brings holiday joy, it can also bring more… Read More Decluttering Tips to Get Your Home Ready For Holiday Visitors
Who knows how we’d live if it weren’t for our veterans? They serve and fight so we can live freely. But, did you know that veterans are the reason why so many of us live where and how we live? They’re literally the reason why so many people live in “suburbs”. While mass transit made it possible,… Read More Veterans have given us more than freedom
Open House Sunday, November 12, from 2 to 4 pm Beautiful and Stately 5 Bedroom, 3 full-2 half baths, with a 3 car garage. Corner/culdesac lot with a circle drive. Formal Living and Dining. Private Study. The Island Kitchen features custom cabinets, granite countertops, builtin appliances, gas cooktop, wine cooler and a huge pantry.… Read More Open House! 5411 Kelly Spring Circle, Spring, TX 77379
Millions of people adjust the time on their clock now that daylight savings is ending. But what’s weird is that it’s not done everywhere; also, the actual date of when the time change occurs is different in some areas of the world. It isn’t universal. Adjusting to the time change is confusing enough for people on… Read More What does the time changing have to do with real estate?
This is the time of year for haunted houses. They pop up for a few weeks, people flock to them, and then they disappear until next year. Some people love the controlled scare of haunted houses, while others wouldn’t be caught dead (pun intended) in one. But what about a real haunted house? How many people really… Read More If a house is haunted…