Welcome to my blog! I usually write about three times a week....generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips. I also write about local events in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire and I throw in the occasional healthy recipe.
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Luxurious Townhouse Available in the heart of Downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire In historic, beautiful Market Square, at 12 Porter Street in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire is an impeccable end-unit townhouse with views from three sides and two private balconies. This fine home offers incomp...
Why did I Choose Real Estate?Honestly, I don't think I chose real estate. I think real estate chose me... I'm the oldest of four children...four children born in four years!I loved playing house with my baby dolls and mothering my baby siblings. I could create a "home" from just about anything,...
Home Staging Tip For Sellers: Capitalize on Your Closets. Every closet, cabinet and drawer in your home has the potential to impress a buyer. Home Staging isn't just about furniture, paint color and fresh towels. Home staging is about creating a perception of value in the minds of potential...
I am so happy to be LIVING MOSQUITO FREE in Portsmouth, New Hampshire!! When we bought our property six years ago, the city clerk said "hope you like mosquitos" and before the foundation was even poured, we understood why. The property is wooded and wet and our fight against the blood sucking d...
Two years sure went by fast!Our grandson, Jack, turns two today!Last year I posted a collage of photos from Jack's very special first year...might as well make it a yearly tradition. I know many of you have been following along and watching Jack grow, and although you've never met him, feel as...
Selling your New Hampshire house? Smells can turn potential buyers off, turning them away before they even have a chance to see your home's potential. Here is some great advice from fellow Home Stager, Judy Klem, on creating a "new home smell" that will appeal to buyers. There's Just Someth...
How important are MLS photos? Based on so many of the photos currently listed, one would think they aren't very important at all. Well, you can't believe everything you see. I certainly don't believe what I see when I look through New Hampshire's current listings. Something to consider:The maj...