Blog :: 2010

Burning of the Old Andirons Suites

Question: What do you do for fun in West Dover on a weekend in November before Mount Snow is open ? Answer: Burn The Andirons Suites! On the weekend of November 13th Rich Caplan the new owner of The Andirons donated the suites building to the West Dover Fire Department for training. Fire squads from as far away as Hartford and Nashua [...]

Buying a Home? Here is the new Bedroom Definition

NEW BEDROOM DEFINITON ADOPTED JUNE 9, 2010 (In part) Section 202:????? Bedroom means: (A)? any room in a residential structure that is susceptible to present or future use as a private sleeping area, and that has at least: (i)????????????????? one window; (ii)??????????????? one closet: and (iii)?????????????? one [...]

Winterizing your home

Winterizing your vacation home helps minimize the dangers your home or condo might face while you are away.
  1. Make sure heat is on low or at least 50 degrees
  2. Turn water heater temperature down to 120 degrees Fahrenheit
  3. Have furnace serviced yearly
  4. Change the furnace filters regularly. A dirty filter impedes air flow and reduces
  5. [...]

Deerfield Valley Real Estate Brokers Tour

Today we held a Dover section Brokers tour. A good turn out of area agents and homes. Broker tours gives all of us a chance to check out and preview homes listed on the market all at once. This way it helps us better service our customers. Being able to answer questions at a?knowledgeable?level is key. We are here to help in every way. [...]

Deerfield Valley Happenings

This past weekend was Columbus Day weekend historically one of our busy weekend and it proved to be again this year.
We're past peak up here on the spine of the greens, but down in the Connecticut River Valley in?Brattleboro or Rte 7?Bennington?into Greenfield the coloring is spectacular.?If your looking to getting some leaf peepin in [...]

Dover Bi-Centennial Parade

This past weekend Deerfield Valley Real Estate participated in the 200th birthday for Dover, Vermont! The event was a success. As spectators?cheered there was a great community feel in the air! Check out our float. Homes for all Seasons!