Swank Selling Her 9.5 Million Dollar Baby

This gorgeous 1928 mediterranean home has been beautifully restored by architects Marc Appleton, and offers ocean views from almost every room. The two-time Oscar winning actress is rumored to have placed her home on the market because of the breakup of her five year relationship with agent John Campisi. Not your average house, this 1928 […]

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Pet Owners: Preparing Your Home For Showings

Selling your home requires so much work! (But you know that, right?) If you’re preparing your home for sale, and if you’re a pet owner, well, there’s even more work to do. You’ll face additional challenges before and during the showings. Two big-ticket items must be dealt with: a thorough clean-up of pet odors, stains, […]

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If These Old Walls Could Talk

The Springhill Pavilion is a dance hall located at the base of Ross Peak in Belgrade, Montana. It’s a simple structure that appears to be built into the side of a mountain slope but when you step through the double doors and onto the well worn maple floor, you can feel the history in the […]

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Home on the Range: Montana Custom Build

Black Bull golf community is located in a valley the outskirts of Bozeman, Montana and is surrounded by mountain views. The 485 acre community was the historic Leachman cattle ranch. Lots are sold from the low $100,000’s to the low 200,000’s and range from a half to a full acre. Built around a Tom Weiskopf […]

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Grab a Bull by his Horns in Montana

Montana is breathtaking with its rocky mountain-faces, meandering rivers and wide valleys dotted with cattle. It’s the perfect state to settle if you want to “get away from it all”. Well, maybe from all the noise and hustle… not so much the luxury and golf courses! On the outskirts of Bozeman, Montana, is a new […]

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New Kitchen Design Trends

Form And Function Meet In The Busiest Room In The House (via redOrbit) BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — As families congregate to cook, do homework and watch TV, the kitchen has become the busiest room in the house. Yet the hottest kitchen trends are everything but busy – cleaner lines, sleek two-tone […]

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Preventative Maintenance Tips for Shifting & Cracking Foundations

Shifting and cracking foundations: some preventative maintenance tips (via WHF Blog) Protect your home foundation from shifting and cracking Winnipeg home owners love their basement recrooms.  But several problems, including flooding basements, cracking and shifting foundations are always a concern.  Normally, our main concern is during wet weather, when sump pumps can become overwhelmed…

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Game Farm Living in Africa

Imagine building a home located on a private game farm in Africa. Nature lovers and photographers capture mountain and valley views with birds, giraffe, zebra, blue wildebeest, waterbuck, kudu, impala, and other grazing animals that wander nearby looking for the sweet and sour veld to munch on. The images here are from a three homes […]

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Island Living in a Victorian Cottage

Off the shores of mainland Michigan, where the world’s third longest suspension bridge joins the upper and lower peninsula, is a Lake Huron island that allows you to step back in time. Most visitors arrive by ferry from Mackinaw City in the lower peninsula or St. Ignace in the upper, and when they make footfall […]

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Living History in Howell Michigan

Small town America. If you’ve done even the slightest bit of road trippin’, you’ve driven through many small town Main Streets lined with beautiful homes dating back a hundred years or more. Like many, you may have dreamed about owning a piece of that three story history just so you can revel daily in the […]

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