Title /blog/category/news-current-events/?page=2 A blog feed. en-US Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:03:13 -0400 Buyers Closing Cost Guide http://www.buyvtrealestate.com/blog/posts/2017/03/23/buyers-closing-costs-guide/ <p style="text-align: center;">Spring is here and that means the real estate market is heating up! If you are looking to buy a home this season check&nbsp;out these helpful tips on closing cost.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;">If you need help or know anyone looking to buy or sell real estate do not hesitate to call us for a free consultation!</p> <p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" class="featured featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5366/blog/March%202017%20inforgraphic.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 5539px;"></p> Vermont Real Estate Vermont Real Estate Tips News & Current Events House & Home Financial & Investments Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:03:13 -0400 Home Crushes for Men & Women http://www.buyvtrealestate.com/blog/posts/2017/02/09/home-crushes-for-men-women/ <p>Below are some interesting facts to know about what men and women are looking for when searching for a home. These statistics will help you sell your property for the optimal&nbsp;value, or make it easier for you and your significant other when house hunting together.</p> <p>If you need help or know anyone looking to buy or sell real estate do not hesitate to call us for a free consultation!</p> <p><img alt="Home Crushes Infographic" class="featured featured featured" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5366/blog/Inforgraphic%20Feb%202017.jpg" style="height: 6300px; width: 600px; float: left;"></p> <p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p> Vermont Real Estate Vermont Real Estate Tips News & Current Events Marketing Lake Champlain House & Home Financial & Investments Economy Thu, 09 Feb 2017 11:19:56 -0500 Burlington VT Community Events for February http://www.buyvtrealestate.com/blog/posts/2017/02/02/burlington-vt-community-events-for-february/ <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.amazingvermont.com/burlington/#/"><img alt="" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5366/blog/1153-Winter-on-Church-Street-Burlington-VT.jpg" style="width: 707px; height: 506px;" class="featured"></a></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:8px;"><em>Image Source:&nbsp;http://www.amazingvermont.com/burlington/#/&nbsp;</em></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;">It&rsquo;s February! You know what that means cold, cold, and colder temperatures. Don&rsquo;t be deterred because we got you covered. Here are some of the local events happening in the community of Burlington this month. If you are starting to get cabin fever, or just want some fun activities to enjoy, here is what is going on.</p> <p><a href="http://www.churchstmarketplace.com/do/winter-lights-and-winter-weekend"> <strong>Church Street Marketplace Winter Lighting</strong></a></p> <p><strong>2/3/17</strong></p> <p><strong>Place: Church Street Marketplace</strong></p> <p><strong>Time: 5:00pm</strong></p> <p>Get outside and start the month off right. Watch the light switch being turned on at Church Street Marketplace. With the new lighting installations the glowing atmosphere will brighten up your heart during this bitterly cold time of year. This is a great event for the family and couples. Afterwards, you can enjoy the lights in a window seat of Leunig&rsquo;s Bistro or cozy up with a local cup of Joe at Uncommon Grounds.</p> <p><a href="http://hotelvt.com/community/ice-bar-2017"><strong>Hotel Vermont Ice Bar</strong></a></p> <p><strong>2/3/17 - 2/4/17</strong></p> <p><strong>Place: 41 Cherry Street, Burlington</strong></p> <p><strong>Time:&nbsp; 6:00 pm -9:30 pm</strong></p> <p>Don&rsquo;t miss out on the most popular outdoor event this winter at Hotel Vermont&rsquo;s annual Ice Bar this Friday and Saturday. For the 6<sup>th</sup> year in a row, adults 21 years and older can enjoy the festivities of winter in a cheerful and lively atmosphere. The selection of offered activities is limitless including live music, ice sculptures, a Photobooth, local food and drinks, and much more. Get your tickets while you still can at <a href="http://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fflynntix.org%2F&amp;h=EAQFEKsd-&amp;enc=AZNv8Ob8GkAe012QYRt5kpRZURYVw9sQeJ63vut5cGce2zrY-vi4Twa79AfDw_HxutI&amp;s=1" target="_blank"><em>flynntix.org</em></a><em><u>,</u></em></p> <p><a href="http://penguinplunge.org/"><strong>Burlington Penguin Plunge</strong></a></p> <p><strong>2/4/17</strong></p> <p><strong>Place: Burlington Waterfront Park</strong></p> <p><strong>Time: 12:00pm</strong></p> <p>The Penguin Plunge has become a staple for Vermont&rsquo;s most widely recognized winter events. Join the hundreds of locals in this event by jumping into the icy cold lakes, with all proceeds going to the Special Olympics. The fundraising is based on a peer-to-peer basis and sponsorships are available as well for local businesses.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s a perfect team building experience for families, &nbsp;schools, and businesses alike.</p> <p><a href="http://winterbrewfestvt.com/"><strong>Winter Brewfest</strong></a></p> <p><strong>2/11/17</strong></p> <p><strong>Place: Sheraton Burlington</strong></p> <p><strong>Time: 12-4pm and 6-10pm.</strong></p> <p>Go wild at this year&rsquo;s indoor Brewfest being held at the Sheraton in Burlington. This is an event you won&rsquo;t want to miss, with over 75 different Vermont craft beers to choose from. That&rsquo;s not including the wine, ciders, and cocktails. There will also be live music, food, and party games to keep everyone entertained. The ticket prices are only $25-$39 a pop.</p> <p><a href="http://enjoyburlington.com/event/brrrlington-winter-bash/"><strong> Brrrlington Winter Bash</strong></a></p> <p><strong>2/25/17</strong></p> <p><strong>Place: Robert Miller Recreation Center, 130 Gosse Court, Burlington</strong></p> <p><strong>Time: 12:00 pm</strong></p> <p>The Brrrlington Winter Bash is&nbsp;a fun activity just for the kids, that won&rsquo;t cost you a penny! The festivities are endless ranging from face painting, snowshoeing, dancing, arts and crafts, youth yoga, and so much more. This is a great way to get your kids outdoors and having some fun! The whole town will be there so don&rsquo;t miss out.</p> Community Events Vermont Real Estate Tips News & Current Events Lake Champlain Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:19:02 -0500