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What Makes a New Home More Efficient?

Andrew Giannattasio | Jul 15, 2019

With environmental consciousness more pervasive than ever, making sure you understand how to maximize your home’s energy efficiency remains key to saving money and minimizing your carbon footprint. Especially if your home was built in the last few years, knowing how systems operate can help you stay in the know. With that, here’s a comprehensive look at what today’s homebuilding experts do to keep new builds running efficiently.

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Do I Need a Real Estate Agent? Or Can I Just Talk With a Builder?

Andrew Giannattasio | Jul 08, 2019

Once you’ve decided to build a custom home in Hunterdon County, the to-do list fills up fast. Budgets and design ideas, neighborhoods and construction concepts—the endless possibilities become both exhilarating and fatiguing. So where does the real estate agent fit into the home-building process? Is this professional still necessary or can a builder fulfill the role? Well, it might surprise you to find out that a realtor has expertise that can make home building a smoother process. Let’s compare a builder to a real estate professional and uncover the advantages that each bring to the table.

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How to Design a Luxurious Kid-Friendly Home

Andrew Giannattasio | Jul 01, 2019

The thing about families is they involve individuals—young children, teenagers, parents, possibly infants and aging loved ones. So when it comes to having a comfortable, practical living environment, how do you create a space that caters to a variety of needs and preferences?

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Building a Custom Home in Hunterdon County: What You Need to Know

Andrew Giannattasio | Jun 24, 2019

Whether you grew up in Hunterdon County or find yourself in the fortunate position of having relocated to this northeastern gem, fewer communities have more to offer--from endless acres of wildlife ranges and parks to apple orchards, bountiful vineyards and nearby coastlines.

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8 Summer Activities in Hunterdon County

Andrew Giannattasio | Jun 17, 2019

 With warm summer sunshine and cool breezes from the coast, citizens of Hunterdon County have it made. Whether you want to spend all day outside or enjoy live entertainment in a climate-controlled environment, here's a look at how to make summer 2019 your most amazing season yet:

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4 Mistakes to Avoid When Building a Custom Home

Andrew Giannattasio | Jun 12, 2019

We silly humans make mistakes; it’s unavoidable. If you succumb to foibles when throwing hundreds of thousands of dollars toward building a house, though, the repercussions can hurt. Not only might your dream home go over budget, but a design once thought genius could quickly become outdated, leading to costly renovations after the fact. So, to keep your custom home project from jumping the tracks, here’s a look at some common mistakes made by those who came before you.

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