There’s a synergy in this exquisite kitchen designed by John Starck, president of Showcase Kitchens in Manhasset, New York, who describes his clients’ taste as an ornamental blend of beaux arts and traditional. “We pushed the envelope with ornamentation as far as transitional that is refined, which makes it all the more enticing,” he says. 
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Goose Pond is a 625-acre lake located in Grafton County in western New Hampshire. A secluded body of water with beautiful views, it offers a tranquil, peaceful location for homeowners and vacationers. “We had been looking for the perfect spot to build for several years. We saw a home in South Carolina that had a lovely modern English-cottage feel, but we weren’t completely happy with the location,” explains Audrey Brown, owner of this 6,500-square-foot home. “When we came upon this lot on Goose Pond in Canaan, New Hampshire, we fell in love with it and the area. We knew that this was the right place to build our cottage.”           
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When you buy an older house, it takes effort to personalize it and make it your own. Just ask designer Tammara Stroud of Seattle-based interior design firm Tammara Stroud Design. “The previous owners of this home installed a kitchen island that was about five feet tall and functioned as a display cabinet rather than an island for food prep, entertaining, and dining,” Stroud explains. That choice worked well for the former residents, but Stroud’s clients needed to make a change. “For this young family, the kitchen represents the heart and soul of the home. The original island placement made the space feel disconnected from the rest of the house. It did not feel friendly or welcoming,” says Stroud.          
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – October 2, 2014 – Home buyers were active in Metro Vancouver last
month, with home sales well exceeding the 10-year average for September.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in
Greater Vancouver reached 2,922 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in September 2014.
This represents a 17.7 per cent increase compared to the 2,483 sales in September 2013, and a
5.4 per cent increase over the 2,771 sales in August 2014.
Last month’s sales were 16.1 per cent above the 10-year sales average for the month and rank as
the third highest selling September over that period.
“September was an active period for our housing market when we compare
VANCOUVER, B.C. – October 2, 2014 – Home buyers were active in Metro Vancouver lastmonth, with home sales well exceeding the 10-year average for September.The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales inGreater Vancouver reached 2,922 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in September 2014.This represents a 17.7 per cent increase compared to the 2,483 sales in September 2013, and a5.4 per cent increase over the 2,771 sales in August 2014.Last month’s sales were 16.1 per cent above the 10-year sales average for the month and rank asthe third highest selling September over that period.
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