Carmel Real Estate Blog

Garage Mudroom Ideas!

August 20th, 2014 by

Many of us don’t have a dedicated space for that ‘oh so popular’ mudroom that is all the rage right now.  Consider putting a ‘mudroom’ area in the garage if space allows.  Oftentimes, that’s where the kiddos’ shoes and mess end Read More


Fun Stuff You’ll Want In Your Backyard This Summer!

May 22nd, 2014 by

Here’s a cool list of fun stuff to get you thinking about the summer.  Lots of great ideas posted by buzzfeed.com in their latest article titled “32 Outrageously fun things you’ll want in your backyard this summer.” The inground trampoline looks pretty Read More


28 Cool and Simple DIY Projects

May 15th, 2014 by

Below is a great article by Architecture Art Designs about ‘Do It Yourself Projects’.  Gotta love their creativity! DIY can inspire! Your space on a budget without completing a full-scale remodel. Whether you’re an expert or a beginner , we Read More


Beautiful Fence Increases Home Value

May 7th, 2014 by

Whether you have a professional install your fence or you tackle it yourself, a good looking wood fence can add a lot of value to your home.  Curb appeal, security, and privacy are all enhanced in different ways depending on your design. Read More


Grand Park in Westfield

May 6th, 2014 by

Grand Park in Westfield, IN will be the largest sports park consisting of softball and soccer fields in the country.  If Summer ever comes, kids across the US will be playing tournaments here.  Below is a good summary article of Read More


Capital Gains For Your Home & Investments Explained

March 14th, 2014 by

Home Selling 101: Capital Gains For those who sold their home this year, it’s important to understand how selling your home may impact your tax returns, now that tax season is upon us.  The following information explains how capital gains Read More


Protect Yourself From Burst Pipes In Winter

February 13th, 2014 by

Keep Mother Nature – and Burst Pipes – at Bay with These Simple Tips When you’re a homeowner, the threat of low temperatures, snow and ice come with many concerns, one of the most feared being burst pipes. Not only Read More


Metal Balusters Add Value and Will Sell Your Home Faster

February 11th, 2014 by

Metal Balusters Add Value, Beauty, and Will Sell Your Home Faster Let’s face it – metal balusters are the best way to enhance the look of that old staircase.  The look is rich and classy, and will generate more compliments Read More


7 out of 10 Homeowners Contemplating Selling in 2014

February 1st, 2014 by

71 Percent of Current Homeowners are Contemplating Selling in 2014 According to a recent survey, current and potential homeowners have a generally optimistic outlook on the US economy and housing market. More than two-thirds (69 percent) of respondents have a Read More


Hottest Fireplace Trends of 2014

February 1st, 2014 by

Hottest Fireplace Trends for 2014 Over the years, fireplaces have been a familiar feature in many homes, however until very recently, they have undergone very little change from the traditional hearth. According to Napoleon Fireplaces, fireplace trends in 2014 are heating Read More