Blog Entries in November

November 2021 Hockey Mom Of The Month

November 2021 Hockey Mom Of The Month

Congratulations to Christine Greene from Johnstown, our first Hockey Mom winner this year!    Christine is mom to 13-year-old Ethan and 18-year-old Faith and has been married to her husband Ryan for 20 years! It was her son Ethan, from the Allegheny Badgers Bantam, A Minor Gold Team, that nominated his mom for all that she does for him, his team, and their church community.  

Scholarship Opportunity Dream, Innovate, Grow 2021-2022 Program

Scholarship Opportunity Dream, Innovate, Grow 2021-2022 Program

Are you or someone you know planning on attending college in the fall? If so, now is the time to be applying for scholarships! Finding scholarships to apply for can be overwhelming, but we will make it easy for you by introducing our Dream, Innovate, Grow Scholarship.   Each year, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Stouffer Realty hosts a scholarship program, open to all high school studen

Housewarming Gift Guide

Housewarming Gift Guide

While it can be a stressful experience, moving to a new place is certainly worth celebrating. If you're hunting for the perfect housewarming gift for a special person in your life, you might be torn between personal and practical options. Luckily, there are tons of great gifts to purchase they will be sure to love.  Find the perfect gift for that new homeowner in our gift guide here! &

Apartment Decorating Mistakes To Avoid

Apartment Decorating Mistakes To Avoid

Living in an apartment means making the most of the space you have! Fortunately, for apartment dwellers, there are a number of tips and tricks that will help maximize your square footage. However, there are also a number of common apartment decorating mistakes that plague small spaces. Below are some common apartment decorating mistakes – avoid these and you will living large!   O

Safety Tips While Decorating for the Holidays

Safety Tips While Decorating for the Holidays

The holiday season is here! No matter if you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or all three, this year especially it’s time to show your holiday spirit! Decorating your home for the holidays is one of the simple joys that you can participate in as a whole family! While decorating this year, it is important to follow a few safety measures to ensure that you will have a happy and healthy

How to Host a Friendsgiving During COVID

How to Host a Friendsgiving During COVID

There’s nothing better than getting together with your friend group and enjoying good drinks and your favorite Thanksgiving foods! This year might look a little different, but there are still ways you can safely host a Friendsgiving while still being COVID cautious.    Get a Head Count One of the first steps to preparing an awesome Friendsgiving is to put together your guest

How to Tidy Up Your Yard Before The Cold Weather Hits

How to Tidy Up Your Yard Before The Cold Weather Hits

It’s getting close to the season for hanging holiday lights, stringing garland, and filling your home with your favorite seasonal decorations. Before you go crazy decking your home’s exterior with holiday cheer, make sure you don’t forget about a few important maintenance must-dos that will protect your lawn long past the holiday season.   Get Rid of The Leaves If you

Tools You’ll Need After Buying a Home

Tools You’ll Need After Buying a Home

If you have recently moved or are a new homeowner, a tool kit is something that you will definitely need in your new space! A home tool kit usually starts with a small investment on the part of a new and inexperienced homeowner. Then, grows over time as new projects need to be completed and skill level improves. Here are a few ideas to help get you started on your own tool kit.    Pa

A Comprehensive Open House Checklist

A Comprehensive Open House Checklist

By: Dianne Cassidy   Getting your house ready for the big sell can be challenging. Although most home listings are available on the internet, open houses are still a major lure for homebuyers. They want to see the real thing. Preparing the house and property for visitors takes a little “fixer up” time and money, but welcoming potential buyers with a little hospitality goes a l

How to Host a Friendsgiving

How to Host a Friendsgiving

Are you interested in shaking up your Thanksgiving celebration this year? Chances are you have a good number of friends who are in the same boat. This year consider celebrating Friendsgiving on or before Thanksgiving! Get started with these Friendsgiving ideas that will make it easy for you to create the ideal dining experience for your family of friends.   Prepare Your Guest List One