Property Management Tips

Clever Ways to Keep a Mudroom Clean

Winter has definitely come this year and with more snow and ice on the radar to undoubtedly inundate the area, there's bound to be a constant barrage of household messes to address. The whole point of a mudroom is to keep dirt and debris confined to one place in your home. However, everyone that lives in a snow and ice blanketed location knows that mess find its way well into other parts of the house. Ideally, what you, your family and friends track in from outside, stops inside the mudroom. But in reality, there's always a battle just outside the…

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Kingston Local

Pure Cold Press

Special #kingstonlocal feature coming to you from my friends at @purecoldpress in Coolidge Corner! This spot is a MUST HIT when you’re in the mood for an incredible fresh pressed juice, açaí bowl, creative and unbelievably delicious salads and killer sandwiches. Their breakfast menu is served until 2pm (SHAKSHUKA for breakfast AND lunch!!) PCP opened in 2015 and is ALL VEGAN + VEGETARIAN & also KOSHER and it’s all super fresh!! If you’re anything like us, you could use a big ‘ol #refresh after the #thanksgiving week so do yourself a favor and check this place out! Oh, and give…

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Inside Look

@ Benjamin Seaport

Being in the rental game for as long as I’ve been, it’s not easy to truly impress me. The Benjamin in the Seaport District managed to do just that and it’s because of one simple and fundamental thing that is lacking in a market where buildings are popping up at an alarming rate- attention to detail. Walking into the Benjamin you’re hit with a smell that’s enchanting. Sounds silly to some but it’s very reminiscent of luxury resorts in Vegas, Miami, etc. where you know you’ve arrived once you enter the building. It’s captivating. After entering the building I was…

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Kingston Local

Brookline Grown

Today’s #kingstonlocal comes to you courtesy of @brooklinegrown located at 14 Pleasant St. in Coolidge Corner, Brookline. We LOVE this quaint shop which features oodles of #artisan products aside fresh produce and meats- most of which is produced/raised/grown in the immediate area. Matter of fact, 50% of the items they carry are sourced within a 7-mile radius of the store! Fresh items from @clearflourbread @nuttylife.boston (<- their cashew milk is CRAZY good!) @meimeiboston and @firecider_ - all of which we at Kingston REM enjoy on the regular! And, as an incredible bonus, they have a hydroponic farm growing greens and small veggies RIGHT BEHIND THE SHOP! Doesn’t get anymore local than that, folks!…

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Property Management Tips

Snow, Ice Damage Insurance Claims: Things You Should Know

Many homes will fall victim to Old Man Winter. Indeed, preventative measures generally fend off most serious damage. However, when the weather delivers a never-ending barrage of snow and ice, the cumulative effect is enough to cause more severe property damage. Some homeowners will stay present all through the winter. They are able to readily assess any type of damage and make necessary repairs. Or, put additional preventative measures into effect. However, some homeowners will come back from their cold weather retreat, greeted by an unpleasant scene. They'll discover extensive damage and pay out big time to fix what's broken.…

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