Archive for August, 2013

Why is there a shoe in the wall of my new home?

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Today’s closing was out of the ordinary. First, it was a $1,000,000+ home in Maplewood. However, what made it STAND out was one of the gifts the seller left behind–a well worn shoe from the late 1800’s. She found the shoe when she renovated the home and kept it in a special place since. Why? […]

“Playing Around” in South Orange

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Playing Around in South Orange–Art Piano Exhibition PLAYIN’ AROUND SOUTH ORANGE AUGUST 24-OCTOBER 6, 2013 Share your photos and videos using #SOPiano Piano Unveilings in Downtown South Orange: Saturday, August 24 at 12noon Piano Unveiling at Seton Hall University: Monday, August 26 at 12noon There was a time when we thought of art, and the […]

Maplewood Film Festival

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

1st ANNUAL NORTHEAST FILM FESTIVAL The Northeast Film Festival will be held from 13-15 September 2013 at the Maplewood Theater in NJ. The Northeast Film Festival (NEFF) showcases top independent films and TV pilots from celebrated filmmakers, as well as new talent. The diverse array of films, selected by a committee, includes features and shorts […]

What a difference a Year Makes, Especially if you want to Trade Up

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

According to KCM and Case Shiller: New reports are revealing that the number of existing home owners purchasing a house is beginning to increase. Some are moving up, some are downsizing and others are making a lateral move. Another study shows that over 75% of these buyers will, in fact, be in that first category: […]