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Top 5: Spring Break on a Budget Ideas

Top 5: Spring Break on a Budget Ideas

If a trip to Cancun or Ft. Lauderdale exceeds this year's spring break budget (or your personal crowd tolerance), we’d like to suggest staying local.

Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Blevins

Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Blevins

With a passion for production, a longing to live as a beach bum and a love for her family, Jen joined Dixon as the third dog-obsessed Marketing team member.

No Fee Rentals: Broker Fees Explained

No Fee Rentals: Broker Fees Explained

The New York City metropolitan area is unique in countless ways. The quality of its art, food, nightlife and sheer vibrancy are second to none.

A Brooklyn Brewery Guide

A Brooklyn Brewery Guide

Once upon a time, Brooklyn provided a large share of the nation's beer thanks to a cadre of breweries launched by German immigrants. After Prohibition and waves of intense competition, the brewing culture declined, and by 1976, all of the borough's 45 breweries had decamped.

Staff Spotlight: Colin McLinden

Staff Spotlight: Colin McLinden

Meet Colin McLinden: This competitive guy was a young ski racer and All-American lacrosse player before taking on the New York real estate market.

Top 5: Jersey City Shops We Love Right Now

Top 5: Jersey City Shops We Love Right Now

Long admired for its hyper-convenient proximity to Manhattan, Jersey City has rightly earned accolades for its own attractions as well. Residents love the city's historic and artsy vibe, but "The Sixth Borough" has an interesting shopping scene as well. Stores here offer a welcome relief from New York City crowds, a fleet of warm staffers and eclectic goods.

Staff Spotlight: Judy Gutierrez

Staff Spotlight: Judy Gutierrez

Transitioning from law school preparations to the New York City real estate market, Judy Gutierrez hasn’t lost her passion for family, life and music along the journey.

Renter’s Insurance NYC - What you should know

Renter’s Insurance NYC - What you should know

If you rent in the New York City metropolitan area, you should get familiar with renter’s insurance. And not just because your landlord tells you that you have to have it.

Ask the Architect: How to Read a Floor Plan

Ask the Architect: How to Read a Floor Plan

In this edition of Ask the Architect, Dixon Projects' in-house architect, Andy Urbany, is here to lend you his expertise and knowledge.

Staff Spotlight: Megan Traub

Staff Spotlight: Megan Traub

Meet Megan Traub: Athletic field hockey player, renovation maven and one-half of Dixon’s smiley Traub twin duo.