Over the years, I have owned a number of homes in the North Shore community. While fond family memories were formed in each of my houses, the process of moving is not one of the particularly exciting memories. At this point, though, I consider myself an expert at moving, and I have a number of tips I want to share to make the entire process less stressful for you and your family.
We met with Joe Batel from J & S Construction in Greenvale, NY to discuss renovation projects to help sell your home this Spring. Joe offered 5 ideas to improve the first impression buyers have as they enter your house. Joe’s renovation advice is to “maximize the effect for potential buyers while minimizing downtime with the function of your home.”
The start of a new year is not always associated with real estate. However, with the holiday season over and everybody re-establishing their regular routines, January is a great month to buy a house. Continue reading to see why January is a logical time to buy the home of your dreams!
In 1941, The Oheka Castle in Huntington, NY was part of the iconic opening montage for Orson Welles’ classic film Citizen Kane. Oheka appeared as Xanadu, the grand home of the film’s main character Charles Foster Kane.
Friday, December 21st is the first day of Winter, and we all know that drastic changes in weather can lead to days stuck in bed. This is the time of year to celebrate with your family & friends. This is not the time of year to be stuck in bed.
Contractor and Masonry expert Ralph D'Alessandro provides some expert tips on maintaining your porch, driveaway, and outdoors during the harsh winter months.
Simply North Shore presents a photo-journal with some of the Long Island's most historic mansions.
We can’t believe Thanksgiving is here and holiday shopping season is upon us… again! Everyone knows that Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year, but while the masses will be trampling each other at Walmart, Target and Best Buy, we’re here to highlight some of our favorite local North Shore businesses for unique and authentic gifts.
North Shore can be as brutal as it is beautiful in the colder months of the year! Through the cold wet weather, our houses can take quite a beating, resulting in unforeseen costs and repairs. Here are five essential, easy things you can do to help protect your home and readiness this winter.
In the North Shore community, lacrosse has seen tremendous growth as one of the most popular activities in town. Many North Shore lacrosse alumni have moved back to the community and are raising their families here.