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What’s Upstairs?

While enjoying the shopping, lunch spots, coffee houses, nightlife, and all of the other things that attract us all to Main Street in St. Charles, often times the more buildings we enter, see, or otherwise pass on our journey…

Save the Bees!

“When Nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.” -Harriet Ann Jacobs Winter is finally behind us for another year. Surely I’m not alone in looking forward to April showers, May flowers, hikes, walks in…

Do research the neighborhood. Look at the house, but also look at the neighborhood. Location is the most important thing, so it’s critical to look at more than bricks and mortar. How can you choose the right community? Become…

It happens when you least expect it.  You look around your favorite rooms and discover that you are tired of everything you own. Your living space no longer appeals to your senses. There is nowhere to add anything new,…

What’s Under Foot?

Every home renovation project on television lately has all new wood floors.  With the new wood floors, that new space needs area rugs. At first it might feel wrong to cover up the beautiful new floors you just spent…

Whew! You’ve made it through the Christmas season, packed up most of the holiday decorations except perhaps some of the more wintery looks and now your home is back to near normal.  But what if “normal” is just a…

Ready, Set, Buy!

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market, you want to make sure that you put your best foot forward…

Sweet Suite Retreat

You cooked, you shopped, you wrapped, you decorated, you drove, you smiled, you shopped some more, wrapped some more, and kept the smile on our face.  Now the holidays are over, the company is gone, the decorations are packed,…

Winter Weddings

Have you ever wondered how the custom of marrying in the month of June became so popular?  The tradition dates back to the Roman times festival celebrating the deity Juno and his wife Jupiter, who was the goddess of…

Make A Plan The most important advice is to develop a plan with your real estate consultant. The selling process can feel overwhelming sometimes and having a plan is the key. Your agent can help you with the following:…