Buona, The Original Italian Beef, Expands to Schererville

Buona, The Original Italian Beef, announced the opening of its first location outside of Illinois at 324 US 41, Schererville, Indiana, 46375 on March 27. The opening represents a significant milestone for the family-owned business, as it signals its intent to spread the “national” sandwich of Chicago beyond Illinois’ borders. The restaurant will be the…

Size Matters: Finding the Perfect Size Home for You

If you’re house shopping, there’s probably one question that’s been on your mind often: “What size home should I buy?” At a glance, the answer seems obvious: as big as you can afford! But that’s only a small piece of the puzzle. Home size matters on many levels from personal preference to resale value, future…

8 Creative Ways With Closets

Closets are no longer limited to storing clothes, linens or random odds and ends. You can actually discover more living space and streamline storage for your lifestyle in these underutilized and overlooked places. Click here to see some inspiring examples of closet transformations on Coldwell Banker’s Blue Matter blog — including a home bar, gym…

6 Home Maintenance Tasks You Didn’t Know You Were Forgetting

By Brentnie Daggett In all likelihood, your home is the biggest investment you’ll make in your life.  To protect that investment, turn to regular maintenance tasks to ensure that your home will be running efficiently for years to come. Most folks are already aware of this.  But if you feel like you’re mastering your home maintenance, you…

How to Prepare for Tax Season as a Homeowner

Thank you to my friends at First Centenntial Mortgage for this helpful blog post! If you recently purchased a home, your taxes will be a little different this year. Fortunately, you likely qualify for a number of tax credits and reductions. However, to take full advantage of this opportunity, you must know what documents to…