historical homes
38 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Homes agreed for historic site

Homes agreed for historic site | historical homes | Scoop.it
Controversial plans to transform a historic Preston site have been approved, despite local objections.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Dec. home prices see 11% annual rise - USA TODAY

Dec. home prices see 11% annual rise - USA TODAY | historical homes | Scoop.it
Dec. home prices see 11% annual rise USA TODAY It's hardly surprising that 2013 was the strongest year for home price gains since 2005.
Historic Homes's insight:
Good news!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

The Annual Old House Expo returns to downtown Kalamazoo - Mlive Kalamazoo

The Annual Old House Expo returns to downtown Kalamazoo - Mlive Kalamazoo | historical homes | Scoop.it
The Annual Old House Expo returns to downtown Kalamazoo Mlive Kalamazoo Turner's interest in restoring and preserving historic houses began when he moved into his house in the Boston-Edison neighborhood in the late 1980s.
Historic Homes's insight:
Sounds fun!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Recycling Building Materials: Historic buildings win the day. « Blog ...

Recycling Building Materials: Historic buildings win the day. « Blog ... | historical homes | Scoop.it
This point has been proven time and time again when my company has been called upon to remove all sorts of building waste from homes across the capital. The old houses end up providing us with a veritable bounty of ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Historic Renovation Dos and Don’ts

Historic Renovation Dos and Don’ts | historical homes | Scoop.it
Tackling the renovation of a historic home can be overwhelming. Put your clients on track for a successful project with this helpful list of dos and don’ts. (Clients love old homes?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Continuing cover-age: Magazine piece is historic home's latest media splash - Baraboo News Republic

Continuing cover-age: Magazine piece is historic home's latest media splash - Baraboo News Republic | historical homes | Scoop.it
Continuing cover-age: Magazine piece is historic home's latest media splash Baraboo News Republic Long a media darling, one of Baraboo's historic homes is now a cover girl.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Redfield House returns to Christmas Historic Parlour Tour - Albany Democrat Herald

Redfield House returns to Christmas Historic Parlour Tour - Albany Democrat Herald | historical homes | Scoop.it
Redfield House returns to Christmas Historic Parlour Tour Albany Democrat Herald The Brudvigs purchased the home 52 years ago this month, and have since added a front porch, turned the old side porch into a home office, constructed a new entryway...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

192-year-old Upper Arlington house gets reprieve on demolition - Columbus Dispatch

192-year-old Upper Arlington house gets reprieve on demolition - Columbus Dispatch | historical homes | Scoop.it
192-year-old Upper Arlington house gets reprieve on demolition Columbus Dispatch Historic preservationists have won a few more days for a stone home scheduled for demolition, but the 192-year-old structure in Upper Arlington might be difficult to...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Steve Jobs' Childhood Home to Become Historical Site - Mac Rumors

Steve Jobs' Childhood Home to Become Historical Site - Mac Rumors | historical homes | Scoop.it
The Los Altos home where Steve Jobs first began building computers may be turned into a protected historical site, reports CNN. Located on 2066 Crist Drive in Los Altos, California, the house was first inhabited by Jobs and ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Keller Williams Heritage Adds New Braunfels Historic Home in Featured Listings - PR Web (press release)

Keller Williams Heritage Adds New Braunfels Historic Home in Featured Listings - PR Web (press release) | historical homes | Scoop.it
Keller Williams Heritage Adds New Braunfels Historic Home in Featured Listings PR Web (press release) One of the company executives said, “The 842 E Zipp Rd house in New Braunfels is a big, 1750 sq. ft.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Restoring This Old House, Denver PT 2

Restoring This Old House, Denver PT 2 | historical homes | Scoop.it
2013-08-01 17:23:56 - In last weeks’ blog post, we revealed two tell-tale signs that now (not later) may be the right time to restore your home’s exterior: the paint is peeling and the color needs correcting.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Says we should take care of our Historic District - Milford Mirror

Says we should take care of our Historic District - Milford Mirror | historical homes | Scoop.it
Says we should take care of our Historic District Milford Mirror Why bother with these “musty old houses” in Milford's Historic Districts?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

In the early 1800s clocks were very rare and people usually guessed the time - TriCities.com

In the early 1800s clocks were very rare and people usually guessed the time - TriCities.com | historical homes | Scoop.it
In the early 1800s clocks were very rare and people usually guessed the time TriCities.com On April 22, 2013, the clock was brought to Bristol and now occupies an honored spot in an old historic Bristol home.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

A Historic, Period-Perfect, Miami House - Lender HookUp

A Historic, Period-Perfect, Miami House - Lender HookUp | historical homes | Scoop.it
took on a different kind of project for Miami, a city obsessed with contemporary architecture: restoring a forgotten 100-year-old home. Villa Serena was built in 1913 in the lush Cliff Hammock neighborhood facing Biscayne Bay ...
Historic Homes's insight:
Wow! This is gorgeous!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Macon, Georgia: Antebellum Homes for the Cost of a Mint Julep

Macon, Georgia: Antebellum Homes for the Cost of a Mint Julep | historical homes | Scoop.it
In Going Home, the faces behind CIRCA share our personal stories of the old houses and historic places that have shaped our lives. Today Chelcey takes us on a tour ...
Historic Homes's insight:
WOW!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Renovating a Historic Home in Mississippi

Renovating a Historic Home in Mississippi | historical homes | Scoop.it
Buried under decades of neglect, this 19th century Mississippi home has new stories to tell, thanks to a gut renovation. (I love this house after. When I first saw the Old Coca Cola Mansion in Bay Saint Louis, I could see the beauty...
Historic Homes's insight:
:)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Historic Victorian with a Sprightly Renovation Asks $8.5M - On the ...

Historic Victorian with a Sprightly Renovation Asks $8.5M - On the ... | historical homes | Scoop.it
Dating back to 1884, this stately old white-clapboard home now connects to a brand new, never-been-lived-in red-brick cottage, and though the two are more than a century apart, the interior renovation was such that you'd ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

10 old-house features you shouldn't abandon - MSN Real Estate

10 old-house features you shouldn't abandon - MSN Real Estate | historical homes | Scoop.it
Shag carpeting? Popcorn ceilings? We were probably right to leave behind many hallmarks of yesterday's home. But it's time to reconsider these once-popular and ever-practical details.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Santa Claus, Arizona - CIRCA Old Houses

Santa Claus, Arizona - CIRCA Old Houses | historical homes | Scoop.it
We're flat-out addicted to the allure of abandoned places. So we've sent Liz on a mission to hop alphabetically from state-to-state exploring bygone structures steeped in history and mystery. 'Tis ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Historic homes show holiday spirit - Mercury-Register

Historic homes show holiday spirit - Mercury-Register | historical homes | Scoop.it
Historic homes show holiday spirit Mercury-Register OROVILLE — Two historic Butte County homes opened their doors to guests Sunday and celebrated the holiday season. With Christmas ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Old houses make good homes - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Old houses make good homes - Dallas Morning News (blog) | historical homes | Scoop.it
Dallas Morning News (blog) Old houses make good homes Dallas Morning News (blog) You can read about one couple's labor of love on their century-old home here and find the weekend's agenda of vendor sales, historic renovations and tour sites here.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

O4W Named "Best Old House Neighborhood" (It's A Good Thing!) - Curbed National

O4W Named "Best Old House Neighborhood" (It's A Good Thing!) - Curbed National | historical homes | Scoop.it
O4W Named "Best Old House Neighborhood" (It's A Good Thing!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Old home hides historic blueprint - MyFox Tampa Bay

Old home hides historic blueprint - MyFox Tampa Bay | historical homes | Scoop.it
Old home hides historic blueprint MyFox Tampa Bay Anyone who has owned an older home will tell you they are full of surprises. Often they're headaches in the form of faulty wiring or plumbing. But this house....
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Tour will showcase historical Sandwich homes - Capecodonline

Tour will showcase historical Sandwich homes - Capecodonline | historical homes | Scoop.it
Tour will showcase historical Sandwich homes Capecodonline It will be one of 10 private houses and two town buildings – Hoxie House and Dexter Gristmill – open for view from noon to 5 p.m.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Historic Homes
Scoop.it!

Historic tax credits can help a city thrive - Hamilton Journal News (subscription)

Historic tax credits can help a city thrive - Hamilton Journal News (subscription) | historical homes | Scoop.it
Historic tax credits can help a city thrive Hamilton Journal News (subscription) Historic Rose Furniture LLC and the owners of the Sorg Opera House want to bring that same time of revitalization to downtown Middletown using the historic tax credits.
more...
No comment yet.