November 23, 2017

Archives for 2013

Finding A Retirement Community

If you’re at a point in life where you feel a retirement community would be a good fit for your living needs, the process of finding the right community can seem daunting.  You might wonder, “Are they all the same?”  The answer is definitely no!  Think of it as finding the right neighborhood for your […]

Celebrity Homes For The Holidays

Celebrity homes for the holidays are just as lavish and magical as you imagine them to be.  With HGTV’s special Celebrity Holiday Homes premiering  Friday, Dec. 6th at 8/7c, we decided to celebrate with some snapshots of extravagant holiday cheer!   Step inside the homes of some of Hollywood’s most glamorous for a peek at their […]

Creative Home Libraries

By: Sharon McCormick There’s something so peaceful and calming about a library.  Maybe it’s the weight of all the knowledge contained in the books, or the quiet atmosphere created by a home library.  Everything about it invites you to relax with a book and temporarily step into another world.  A home library is the ideal […]

Celebrity Living Room Inspiration

Creating a welcoming and chic living room is vital for setting the right mood and introduction to your home.  A place of socializing, oftentimes located in the center of the house, you can say the living room is the heart of the home.  To inspire you, this week’s feature is Celebrity Living Room Inspiration! The […]

Art Tatta

I have been a licensed Realtor since 1992, servicing the Greater Middletown area.  My focus has primarily been in TWO areas of Real Estate. RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES which includes single and multi-family homes, condominiums, and new construction.  The areas I service are:  Middletown, Durham, Middlefield, Wallingford, Meriden, Southington, Berlin, New Britain, Haddam, Higganum, Newington, Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, […]

It’s A Sign

We call it like we see it. When one of the world’s most admired companies puts its name on a real estate sign, that’s a sign buyers and sellers will want to see. When a company known for straight talk and common sense puts its name on a real estate sign, that’s a sign things […]

What’s In A Name

“Effective branding has always been a cornerstone of the real estate business.  From the local independent firm to the national franchisor, real estate leaders of all shapes and sizes strive to maximize their brand and thereby create that all important consumer recognition and loyalty. That’s what makes the official launch of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices […]

Lighting Up Your Home

Lighting can change the tone or set the mood of an entire room.  Having the best possible lighting for your home can drastically increase how welcoming your home is!  Warm or cool, bright or dim, lighting is an accessory you should never ignore.  From lighting fixtures to bulb shapes, switchplates to location, lighting plays a […]

Connecticut Beaches

With the arrival of warm weather and summer vacation for school kids, Connecticut residents often choose to while away the summer on the state’s many beautiful beaches.  Many shoreline towns have private beaches that can be accessed by non-residents by purchasing a day pass or paying additional parking fees; however, there are a lot of […]

Spring Gardening: Raised Beds

It seems like there are as many methods of gardening as there are varieties of plants to grow, so that a new gardener might feel overwhelmed at the idea of starting his or her first garden.  One gardening method that has recently grown in popularity among home gardeners is the use of raised beds.  There […]