When an Addition Makes More Sense Than Assisted Living for Aging Parents

Peter Sachs, Newton Architect, Mother in Law addition,

Peter Sachs’ addition to his house for his aging mother after she suffered from a mild stroke got me thinking. When does a home renovation to include space for an aging parent make more sense than Assisted Living? I decided to research. It turns out that many health insurance policies provide a daily allowance towards home […]

Newton Historical Society Preservation Award Winner Solves Aging Parent Dilemma

Peter Sachs, Newton Architect, Mother in Law addition,

When Peter Sachs found out that his mother, Kay Sachs, had a mild stroke, he and his wife Tracy were worried. She lived nearby in a condo but suddenly that wasn’t close enough. Luckily, he’s a architect so he designed an addition to their house to give his mother privacy so she wouldn’t feel like […]

Totally Renovated : 8 Arapahoe St in Newton – SOLD

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New to Market: Totally Renovated Single Family Colonial Style House in Newton, Massachusetts. Open House this Sunday, 10/9, from Noon to 2. $699k. 3 Bedrooms/ 2.5 Baths. Honed Black Granite and Stainless Steel Kitchen. Spacious Master Suite. Williams or Peirce Elementary School. For Sale by Owner.

Get Gorgeous (Your Garden and Home): Fleuri Garden Designs UPDATED2

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I walked by the most gorgeously decorated home walking my dog and then realized that it’s my Mom Friend Zoe who is a professional garden (indoor and out) decorator. Those are my words. Her company description is below.