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With an air conditioning tune-up from S&S, breathing easier while chilling out will cost you less than a hundred bucks

Though we all have been obsessively washing our hands and diligently scrubbing down surfaces these past two months to keep the coronavirus at bay, there also is a way to clean the air we breathe in our homes. For the past decade, S&S Heating, Cooling & Sheet Metal has been installing Trane CleanEffects Air Cleaner to reduce contaminants and...

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The dream of waterfront or golf course frontage living can be yours, at Mallards Edge

“The sound of water is worth more than all the poets’ words.” —Octavio Paz Homeowners who live at Mallards Edge know firsthand what Paz, the recipient of the 1990 Nobel Prize for Literature, meant. There is something magical and soothing about the sound of water. The gentle ripples on a lake and the dancing drops of water cascading...

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If you’ve been contemplating a move, now is the time

One curve that hasn’t flattened during the past couple months has been home sales, reports Renee Velasquez, owner of The RSVP Group at eXp Realty, in Brunswick. “Despite the pandemic, home sales during the month of April held their ground —or even exceeded sales during April of last year—depending on the city you’re looking...

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With fewer options for buyers to choose from, home sellers who list with Exactly are commanding top dollar

With all the negativity surrounding the economy during the pandemic, there is positive news for homeowners. “Homeowners are getting top dollar for selling their homes right now,” says Kevin Wasie, owner of Exactly real estate company. “It is simply a matter of supply and demand. Home listings are down 35 percent compared to last year...

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A Final Thought: America is younger than you think

I was speaking with a friend last week about the many trials and tribulations the United States of America has endured during our history—from the initial 1776 revolution to the Covid-19 pandemic—when it dawned on us both how young our country truly is. Surprisingly, the entire history of the United States is within the living memory...

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