Darlene’s Blog

Zen Garden

Inspiration for Your Own Santa Fe Zen Garden

Have you ever thought, I would love to build a Zen garden, but don't know where to begin? If so, the inspiration from this article will hopefully start you on an enlightened journey of success.SEE ALSO: Hiking Trails in Santa FeWhat is a Zen Garden? A Zen garden is an arrangement of
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Renovating Your Home Office

Having a home office in your Santa Fe home is a growing trend. This is attributed to the growing number of businesses letting employees work from home or people running their own business or side venture. And there is research, by Stanford professor Nicholas Bloom that backs an increase of
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Santa Fe House Hunting

Questions to Ask When House Hunting in Santa Fe

Congratulations on being in the market for a new home in Santa Fe, New Mexico! Buying a new home is exciting, intense, and even frustrating.ALSO SEE: Santa Fe Home Buyers GuideIf you are like a typical home buyer, you will probably see 5-10 homes during your journey towards owning a new
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Santa Fe Real Estate Listings

Four New Santa Fe Real Estate Listings

Are you ready to find that perfect Santa Fe home or land? Here are four recent listings, including video and links to the listing page. Is one of these your future home? Contact Darlene Streit at (505) 920-8001.1204 Camino De Cruz Blanca Rare opportunity to own this magnificent custom 3
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Basement Ideas

Ideas for Converting an Extra Room in Your Santa Fe Home into Something Awesome

Have you ever wondered what a good use would be for an extra room in your Santa Fe home? Is it being used for a storage area now while crying out for a greater purpose? Converting your extra room into a usable space not only makes it more useful to you, but it also increases the value of your
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The Simpsons House

The Real Life Home of The Simpsons

In 1997, a very unique home was built in Henderson, Nevada. This wasn't your typical house. Rather this home looked like it had been pulled right out of the cartoon series, "The Simpsons." And there's a reason for that... it had been pulled right out of The Simpsons. Also See: The Bachelor TV
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Steve Jobs Opera

Santa Fe Opera’s The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs Nabs Four Grammy Award Nominations

Santa Fe Opera's The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, by Mason Bates and Mark Campbell, has been nominated for four Grammy Awards for the  61st GRAMMY® Awards that will take place on February 10, 2019. The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs is an opera that tells the story of Steve Jobs through music and
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social media

Join Us on our Social Media Sites

Social media is important to us because it allows us to have better communication with the community. And we're not just talking about real estate. For example, on our Pinterest site we also post inspirational quotes, motivational tips, and repin awesome Santa Fe pictures. We see social media
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YOKOMESHI: A Meal Eaten Sideways Performance

The Center for Contemporary Arts (CCA) will be hosting a live performance of "Yokomeshi: a meal eaten sideways" on November 15 and 16 at the CCA Studio Theater.  Yoko Meshi is a Japanese phrase which describes the stress of trying to speak a foreign language (like when you move to or visit a
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Darlene Streit

Darlene Streit a National Leader Among Real Estate Agents. Again.

Note: As of October 16, 2018 - Darlene is the #1 Broker in Santa Fe by over 330% more than the next highest sales volume - SFAR MLS Darlene has once again been named one of America’s top real estate professionals—in multiple categories—by a national organization - 2017. She is the only
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