Julie Vanderblue

Making Your Home More Photogenic

Written by Lori Auerbach, Realtor.com | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

Will Rogers once said, “you never get a second chance to make a first impression” and this is definitely true when it comes to the listing photographs for the sale of your home. The first contact a home buyer has with your home will be online which is why it’s so important to have the best photos to accompany your listing information.

Preparing for professional photography does require some work but if you follow these recommendations your home will be camera-ready when your photographer arrives.

Is Downsizing right for you?

Having been in Real Estate for 22 years, I have never really appreciated the term “down-sizing”…I prefer “right-sizing”.  It is no surprise that a large number of Connecticut homeowners will sell their homes in order to “right-size” their lifestyle.  Whether people’s needs have simply changed (perhaps a first floor bedroom), children have [...]

Facts and Nothing but the Facts

Lori Auerbach, Realtor on The Vanderblue Team, discusses GE’s headquarter relocation.

As much as we appreciate the benefits of social media, in many cases rumors and misinformation quickly circulate, especially when facts are missing. So has been the case regarding the GE Headquarter move to



Why do so many choose to work in Real Estate teams?

SOUND OFF with Julie Vanderblue

Featured article courtesy of the?Connecticut Post


Why do so many choose to work in Real Estate teams?

As founder of the Vanderblue Team ? a team continuously recognized in the top 1 percent of Realtors in the nation ? it is quite clear that I believe that real estate teams offer a higher level of value to


Hello 2016

Floria?Polverari, Realtor on?The Vanderblue Team and?2015 State President of the?Womens Council of Realtors,?gives a fun look at?what the New Year has in store ?



Welcome 2016! I, for one, am ready to wipe the slate clean and start again. I love opening a brand new calendar (yes, back to basics with a paper calendar!) because with it [...]

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