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The Jersey City Mural Arts Program: Discovering the Colorful Streetscapes of Hudson County

The Jersey City Mural Arts Program: Discovering the Colorful Streetscapes of Hudson County

Even infrequent visitors to Jersey City have likely noticed the abundant vivid murals that line many of the town's streets and parks. They crawl up entire sides of multi-story buildings and decorate overpasses and bridges. Some travel along at sidewalk level, while others start high overhead and pee....

Why and When You Should Hire an Interior Designer

Why and When You Should Hire an Interior Designer

Whether you’re moving into a brand-new space or you’ve outgrown your current one, understanding the time, preparation, and nitty-gritty details that go into planning a renovation is crucial. To ensure a smooth design process, you may be asking yourself, “Should I hire an Interior Designer?” In addit....

At Home With: Paul in Jersey City Heights

At Home With: Paul in Jersey City Heights

A New Jersey native with a culinary past finds room to stretch out and entertain in Jersey City Heights.

What is a No-Fee Listing? No-Fee vs. Fee Apartments Explained

What is a No-Fee Listing? No-Fee vs. Fee Apartments Explained

The New York City rental market is like no other in the country based not only on its complexity and competitiveness, but also on its sheer volume. There are more than 2 million rental units in the five boroughs, and rentals comprise 63 percent of the city's total housing stock, compared to a nation....

2019 Kitchen Design Trends

2019 Kitchen Design Trends

When it comes to real estate, kitchens are the most important room in a home. Not only do we spend an abundant amount of communal time in the kitchen — earning it "heart of the home" accolades — but the kitchen is also the site of many residence's most expensive equipment, fixtures and finishes. It'....