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Friday, February 27, 2015

Hot Stuff on Harrison

List Price: 365,000.00 Neighborhood: Liberty Park Property Profile: 2,079 sq. ft. | 3 bed, 2 bath Our Opinion: This eclectic little darling has been updated and modernized with extra attention paid to the design and functionality of the home. Brick bungalow with an open floor plan, original fireplace, vintage hardware, refinished hardwood floors, and the exposed …

Friday, February 27, 2015

Place of Worship | Natural History

Consistency is counterfeit. The state of things is ever-changing–especially in a climate as tempestuous as that of the state we currently call “home”. Snowfall can be debilitating [and, some years, non-existent], heat and drought can cause massive forest fires, and the ever-capricious rainfall can evoke the wrath of flash floods and landslides. For all intents …

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Mid-Century Magic | Holladay Hip

List Price: 390,000.00 Neighborhood: Holladay Property Profile: 2,329 sq. ft. | 4 bed, 2 bath Our Opinion: A little slice of heaven in Holladay, and there’s sooo many things to love about this one. Tasty little mid-century remodel in one of the most convenient possible locales with views of the valley and Mount Olympus. Fully equipped, this one…it’s …

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Quint-Essentials | Fetching Firesides

We unveiled our new Quint-Essentials series a few weeks back [wherein we doted on a few choice cookeries], but if’n you need a refresher, here’s the skinny: in each Quint-Essentials blog we’ll harp on a few [five, to be exact] of our favorite things. Pools, front doors, backyards, chandeliers…we’re slimming down the pickins and giving …

Thursday, February 26, 2015

East Liberty Tap House

America’s days as a fledgling republic, just stretching its fuzzy baby eagle wings into nationhood [to steal some of our favorite Colbert Report imagery], centered on face-to-face conversations. Theoretical and eventually subversive political debates between men—and more than a few under-recognized women—we now see as giants in history: Ben Franklin, George Washington, Abigail Adams, Alexander …

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The Holladay Hook-up

Who doesn’t love a nicely-remodeled, mid-century peach in Holladay? No one. No one doesn’t love it. Our old pal, Mount Olympus, is looming high over this casa, which just happens to have some pretty great valley views. You know we can get down with a good bit of MCM charm…and this puppy’s got it in …

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The Regent | Let It Reign

List Price: 325,000.00 Neighborhood: Downtown Property Profile: 909 sq. ft. | 1 bed, 1 bath Our Opinion: The Regent Condos at City Creek are a pretty sweet deal, the likes of which we’ve shown you before. Right in the heart of our beloved downtown, and towering above the City Creek Center, this stellar spot is just steps from …

Friday, February 20, 2015

Why We Should Stage Everything

Most folks don’t know that there is a connection between real estate and design, but those familiar with cityhomeCOLLECTIVE know that we don’t just know it–it’s our damn philosophy. For me, the idea of creating a real estate brokerage that also focused on design came about simply due to my desire to make a career …

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Tomahawk | Knock, Knock

List Price: 14,500,000.00 Neighborhood: Federal Heights Property Profile: 12,101 sq. ft. | 4 bed, 8 bath Our Opinion: Umm, yeah. This one’s got us a touch speechless, but we’ll try to wax poetic, nonetheless [shouldn't be too tough]. This 12,000+ sq. ft. bundle of joy is packing the pretty details that most other homes can …

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Whiskey Street | Sips + Eats

Let’s take a trip back to the good ol’ days of our buddy, Brigham, shall we? Legend goes, when Mr. Young was tasked with naming the portion of what is now Main Street, between 200 and 400 South, he dubbed it “Whiskey Street.” It was–we’re told–a reference to the many saloons, brothels and taverns that the …

Thursday, February 19, 2015

800 E | Smitten

List Price: Under Contract Neighborhood: Central City Property Profile: 1,300 sq. ft. | 2 bed, 2 bath Our Opinion: This is the perfect balance between old and new, victorian and modern. Originally built in 1874, this cottage doubled in size with a modern addition off the back in the mid 90s. What resulted was the feeling …

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Commonwealth Crackerjack

List Price: Under Contract Neighborhood: Foothill Property Profile: 1,672 sq. ft. | 4 bed, 1 3/4 bath Our Opinion: Save your tears, and just grab your cabinet guy. This isn’t a sob story of a home that’s been neglected; we can assure you, this one’s been loved and cared for. It’s a remodel job for the timid…the …