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Interior Design Styles 101

Interior Design Styles 101

It's not an overstatement to say that beautifully designed homes have ability to transform the lives of those who live within them. Aside from the obvious aesthetic appeal, well thought out interiors can make daily living easier, create environments that foster relaxation or social gatherings, and significantly improve overall quality of life.

Cobble Hill Rentals: 3 Things to Know Before You Move

Cobble Hill Rentals: 3 Things to Know Before You Move

Despite Cobble Hill’s small size—it only encompasses 40 blocks—this quiet neighborhood has a long history. 

Dixon Staff Holiday Recipes

Dixon Staff Holiday Recipes

When it came time to collect holiday recipes from the Dixon team, one thing became immediately clear — Dixon employees have a real fondness for sweets! And who can blame them with cherished recipes as delicious as these.

How to Find the Right Property Management Company

How to Find the Right Property Management Company

Whether you have one property or 101 properties, enlisting the help of a property management company can make life much easier for you as a landlord. And in the metro New York area, there’s no shortage of property managers to choose from. 

Before & After: Hancock Street

Before & After: Hancock Street

Acquired by Dixon Leasing in complete disrepair, the 15-foot-wide brownstone on Hancock Street in Bed-Stuy came partially gutted with little architectural detail left behind. While not an ideal starting point, this did give the Dixon Projects team a clean slate for a renovation that would maximize the relatively narrow row house's living spaces while adding some sorely needed light throughout.