View-Listings-CTA get-in-touch

Welcome to Bonnie Spindler’s blog!

We are your expert source into the world of real estate and Victorian homes. Read our blog for tips on buying or selling a home, the inside scoop on the real estate industry, and great information on Victorian homes and neighborhoods. Check back frequently for the latest updates, straight from the Victorian Specialist, herself!

Conserve Energy in Victorian Houses

You’ve invested in a beautiful, historically designed home that will wow your friends and family. With this new property, you’ll also be responsible for its upkeep and long-term maintenance. 4 Energy Saving Tips for Owners of Victorian Houses While there is certainly...
Continue Reading

6 Tasks To Tackle Before Moving Day

You’ve done it! You’ve looked at property after property and finally found the house you want to call home. Before closing day, the most important day in real estate, is upon you, there are some final things you need to take into account. Tackle These 6 Tasks Before Moving Day...
Continue Reading

How to Stage Your Victorian Home To Sell

Your Victorian home is filled with personality. Don’t hide your home’s personality and charm. It is important to show off the gorgeous details of your Victorian home to your buyers, but in the right way. When you are selling your Victorian or historic home, it is important to...
Continue Reading

5 Tips on Inspecting Historic Homes

Buying a home can be one of the most exciting times in your life! There are so many times where I come across a client that gets swept up in the excitement, that they forget the basics of looking into the home’s details. Buying a home involves more than just falling in love and...
Continue Reading

The Top 5 Fictional Victorian Houses

You may not know it, but some of the most popular television shows and films feature iconic victorian homes. The timeless style of architecture is recreated in several different manners to create the perfect backdrop for characters over hundreds of genres. We have compiled the 5...
Continue Reading

5 Victorian Houses You Can Tour in the U.S.

There are many beautiful, charming Victorian neighborhoods across the United States. The Victorian houses in theses areas are filled with unique character, extraordinary details, and so much history. Whether you live on the West Coast, the East Coast, or somewhere in betwee...
Continue Reading

7 Questions to Ask a Potential Real Estate Agent

The Right Real Estate Agent In one of my previous blogs, I talked about the benefits of hiring a real estate agent when selling a home. The right real estate agent—one with experience, a track record of success, and excellent communication skills—can make all the difference in...
Continue Reading

What Real Estate TV Shows Won’t Tell You

For Entertainment Only With anywhere from 50-100 different real estate TV shows on many different channels to choose from, there’s a different show to suit anyone’s taste and interests. From bathroom remodeling shows, to international house hunting, to design shows, to yard...
Continue Reading

Victorian Houses ≠ Haunted Houses

Have you ever searched for pictures of “haunted houses” on Google? You probably noticed that almost all of the results—from movie depictions, to hand-drawn images, to real-life residences—are Victorian houses. What is it about this style of architecture that has come to be...
Continue Reading

5 Secrets to Selling a House

The housing market can be unpredictable, tough to navigate, and frustrating to figure out. Just the thought of trying to sell a house can cause extreme stress to many homeowners. Selling a house at an ideal price in an ideal time frame may seem impossible—especially in an...
Continue Reading