While we get used to the smells in our own homes, when it comes time to list, it is time to freshen up. Smells, don’t sell! Here is a bit of advice from your neighborhood realtor. Believe it or not, people make up their minds about if they will or will not buy a home within about 8 seconds. Yes, that’s right! Study after study reveal that a buyer will make up their mind that quickly! The buyer…Read More

  2. Military Families in the Metro East

    Though they arrived here from separate coasts, Becky and Guy Venuti and their six children feel right at home in the Metro East. Becky, a Physical Therapy Assistant, LAC instructor for SWIC’s Physical Therapy program and Physical Trainer, comes from Seattle. Guy, an esteemed area pediatrician who now teaches residents at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville, left his hometown of Arlingto…Read More

  3. Wunderbar! ­ Teaching Belleville’s Culture

    Avenue Realty Associates is proud to feature members of our community! We are your neighborhood realtor! It is our pleasure to bring you an interview with Belleville East, German teacher, Andy Gaa! What is your official title? What organizations are you a member of that are focused on Belleville’s history or culture? My name is Andy Gaa. I’m a German Teacher, German Club Sponsor, German Hono…Read More