Historic Hideaway

Along a row of large oak trees that border Lindell Boulevard are some of the most grand 19th century homes in the U.S..  The most prominent neighborhoods Portland Place and Westmoreland Place—were once homes of elite St. Louis and American business owners and entrepreneurs. The first home to come up in the neighborhood was built… Continue reading Historic Hideaway

Soaring to New Heights

Launched in spring of 2016, Square 1 Media Productions (Square 1) is a full service media production company operating out of Chesterfield, Missouri.  Despite the short time they’ve been in business, their unique work has already earned Square 1 Media Productions a reputation in the St. Louis area as cutting edge entrepreneurs with innovative multi-media… Continue reading Soaring to New Heights

Exclusive look at the Estate of Sunset Bluffs

There’s nothing quite like taking a trip to your favorite lake for a summer outing. With water sports, refreshing swims, and family time, it’s one of the best ways to unwind and enjoy those blistering summer days and fun summer nights–but there’s just one problem.  Have you ever noticed how many people crowd the lake? No… Continue reading Exclusive look at the Estate of Sunset Bluffs

Planning to Sell? Six Things to Keep in Mind Before Renovating

It’s no secret that home renovations are hard work and can be a real pain in the you-know-what.  There’s a lot of time and stress that goes into completing even the smallest home updates, and that’s why it’s so important to make sure your renovations are adding the value you want to your home.  Especially if you plan on… Continue reading Planning to Sell? Six Things to Keep in Mind Before Renovating

Question and Answer with Tracy Ellis

Q: What would you consider to be the four most important things to consider when buying a home? A: When searching for a new home, it’s essential to figure out what’s important to you before you begin.  Factoring in work, children, pets, hobbies, and more into your perfect home equation might seem like a daunting task, but it will make… Continue reading Question and Answer with Tracy Ellis

What Are Lenders Looking at When Approving Your Home Loan

Buying a home may seem like a daunting and scary thing. It’s funny; the minute you mention you are starting to look for a house, every family member, friend or neighbor’s dog has some horror story.  However… it doesn’t have to be that way.  One of my biggest priorities is educating buyers on what to expect throughout the process. It… Continue reading What Are Lenders Looking at When Approving Your Home Loan

5 Things to Decide Today if You Plan to Buy a Home in 2016

Maybe you’re a fan of New Year’s Resolutions or maybe you write out your goals regularly throughout the year.  Either way, if buying your next home is on that list here are five things you can do starting right now that will help make that goal a reality before the end of 2016. Know Why You Want to… Continue reading 5 Things to Decide Today if You Plan to Buy a Home in 2016

Exclusive look at the Estate on Lake St. Louis

Sitting on approximately seven acres, the European inspired mansion on the lake has nine bedrooms, thirteen full bathrooms, and five half-baths, each with their own flare of personality, layered within the home’s warm atmosphere of luxury and extravagance.  With such elaborate features, it’s impossible to focus on one detail at a time. Even before crossing the threshold, the mansion’s stately… Continue reading Exclusive look at the Estate on Lake St. Louis