MERRY & (VERY) BRIGHT | HOLIDAY LIGHTS FOR A CAUSE

December 06, 2018 / Local News

    Everyone likes an impressive holiday light display, and some festive decorators are inspired to bring it to the next level – by turning their passion into a fundraiser to help others in their community. Here are a few that we found in New Hampshire and Maine:   LIGHTS FOR LIVES | STRATHAM, NH… Read more »

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Upcoming Holiday Parades on the Seacoast

November 29, 2018 / Local News

MULTI-DAY EVENTS Ogunquit Christmas by the Sea: 12/7 – 12/9 Parade 12/7 @ 3:00pm | View Full Event Schedule (See you there!)   Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude: 11/29 – 12/9 Holiday Hat Parade 12/1 @ 3:00pm | View Full Event Schedule   SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 Kittery, ME @ 3:00pm | Learn More Portsmouth, NH @ 5:30pm |… Read more »

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Shop Local | Small Business Saturday

November 21, 2018 / Local News, Uncategorized

    Black Friday: Some of you love it for the great discounts and blowout sales, and others may be avoiding the chaos entirely. We certainly appreciate a good deal, but what we LOVE even more is Small Business Saturday, which falls each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This is the day when consumers… Read more »

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DIY Thanksgiving Décor | Use What You Have

November 16, 2018 / Home Decor, Uncategorized

  There are many creative ways to use items that you already have inside (or outside) of your home when planning your Thanksgiving decorations. These ideas are not only affordable, but they also double as fun crafting activities to share with your friends and family.   Brown Bag Leaves: Cut out paper leaves using brown… Read more »

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Happy Veterans Day! Service on the Seacoast & The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

November 09, 2018 / Uncategorized

  This Veterans Day Weekend, we honor all the men and women who have served or are serving our country steadfastly every day.  On the Seacoast, Veteran’s Day has particular significance as we are home to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNSY).  The Shipyard was established in 1800, launching its first product, the USS Washington, in… Read more »

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ALAND REALTY OFFICE COMING TO KITTERY | NOVEMBER 2018!

October 26, 2018 / About Aland, Local News, Real Estate

We are excited to announce the opening of our new Kittery office! Starting in early November, Aland Realty will be open for business at our new Foreside location at 25 Government Street. As Kittery residents ourselves, it has been our dream to join the town’s vibrant business community since opening our first office in Ogunquit… Read more »

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Fall Festivities for the Family | Upcoming Events in NH & ME

October 05, 2018 / Local News

Festive display from our neighbors over at the Ogunquit Wine Cellar. It’s hard not to ‘fall’ in love with autumn in New England. Whether you’re looking forward to decorating your front steps with pumpkins and mums, going apple-picking with friends, or taking a trip to find the best foliage landscapes, there’s something for everyone to… Read more »

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Homework Help | Creating Focus Spaces in Your Home

September 27, 2018 / Interior Design, Interior Design, Real Estate, Renovation, Renovation

  Kids are back in school and backpacks are filling up with books, permission slips, and of course – homework! Study time looks different for every family, and varies by age, personality, and even home layout. Wherever your student’s designated homework space is, there are tips you can follow to enhance their focus and productivity,… Read more »

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Spotlight: A Seacoast Guide For First-Time Homebuyers

September 14, 2018 / Uncategorized

Buying a house is a big deal, especially when embarking on your first home purchase.  Whether you’re newly married and looking to start a family, or settled into the career of your dreams and ready to plant your roots, beginning your search for a home is an exciting endeavor.  The seacoast of New Hampshire and… Read more »

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State of the Market | Summer 2018 & Beyond

September 07, 2018 / Uncategorized

Seacoast New Hampshire With summer winding down, it’s time to take a look back at how the real estate market faired around the Seacoast.  The bottom line is: the Seacoast continued to experience a real estate boom. According to the Seacoast Board of Realtors, July 2018 sales volume hit the highest number since 2016 for… Read more »

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