Blog Entries in December

College Scholarship Workshop Virtual Webinar Wrap-Up

College Scholarship Workshop Virtual Webinar Wrap-Up

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Stouffer Realty held two complimentary 45-minute virtual Scholarship Workshop Webinars for high school students and their parents in early December. The webinars were conducted by former teacher and principal, Todd Van Horn. Todd currently works at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty (PA) as the Vice President of Career Development and is the creato

Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips

The holidays are here! But, before your out of town guests and family arrive at your home, it’s important to consider a few home safety tips. To avoid a Clark Griswold “Christmas Vacation” style accident be sure to follow these tips!    Check Your Christmas Lights Of course, we’re talking about lights. Each year, you should check to make sure that your li

December 2021 Hockey Mom Of The Month

December 2021 Hockey Mom Of The Month

Congratulations to our Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Stouffer Realty’s December Hockey Mom Of The Month winner, Billi Marie Meli from Oakmont.   Billi Marie is mom to 10-year-old Carter and 7-year-old Mikaela and is engaged to be married in 2023 to her fiancé, Mike Wilden. In the past two months, Billi Marie received multiple nominations for our Hockey Mom Program. Billi is

Five Holiday Activities In Cleveland

Five Holiday Activities In Cleveland

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, especially in Cleveland. The city and its surrounding areas are filled with holiday activities for all ages to participate in!    Visit The “Christmas Story” House Put on your pink bunny suit and head over to the “Christmas Story” house for a tour of where the movie was filmed! Now restored to its movie splend

How To Winterize Your Home in 5 Easy Steps

How To Winterize Your Home in 5 Easy Steps

Tis the season to be… winterizing your home. Luckily, Mother Nature has been pretty gentle on most of us so far this holiday season. So, if you haven’t prepped your home for that perpetual snowball that she is likely to heave at us at any time now, it is time to do so before it is too late! But with all of the shopping, baking, wrapping and other festive holiday happenings that are

Could 2021 Be the Year for a Career Change?

Could 2021 Be the Year for a Career Change?

With the new year upon us, it might be a good year to evaluate your career and maybe set some new resolutions! Do you have your sights set on a professional move this year?  If making a career change is on your to-do list for 2021, we can think of more than a few reasons why the real estate industry could be the move for you!    1. You are your own boss: If working from home thi

Elizabeth Turcovsky Named Our Hockey Mom of the Year Winner!

Elizabeth Turcovsky Named Our Hockey Mom of the Year Winner!

Congratulations to our Hockey Mom of the Year, Elizabeth Turcovsky of Mentor Youth Hockey Association!   Elizabeth was one of our five monthly winners (November) who was selected from a diverse judging panel of staff, agents, and community members as our Hockey Mom of the Year.  “Elizabeth exemplifies all the characteristics of an extraordinary hockey mom”, stated Todd

How to Refresh Your Work From Home Goals

How to Refresh Your Work From Home Goals

We are coming up on eight months of the Coronavirus pandemic and many of us are still working at home.  With the New Year’s coming up, this is a perfect time to refresh your work from home space, boost productivity, and set new goals.  Whether you want to switch up your work area or completely remodel a home office, there are many options to help you refresh your focus.  

How to Win Scholarship Money

How to Win Scholarship Money

It’s that time of year again to start applying for scholarships! Have you considered the Dream, Innovate, Grow Scholarship?  Each year, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Stouffer Realty Services hosts a scholarship program, open to all high school students in the area who are planning to attend a technical school or college this fall.  The Dream,  Innovate, Grow scholarship

Tips on How to Not Break the Bank This Holiday Season

Tips on How to Not Break the Bank This Holiday Season

Tis’ the season of unboxing packages from Amazon and wrapping gifts to put under the tree! While Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, it can take a toll on your bank account.  It can be easy to get caught up between finding a bargain and maintaining a budget during the holiday season. But there is help for those who might be wishing for more saving than spending right now.&