Thursday, December 27, 2012

Featured Listing – 97 West Hill Road, #18, Stowe, VT 05672 (MLS # 4207519)

Stunning Mountain Views from this Cozy and Classic Stowe Farmhouse!
97 West Hill Road, #18, Stowe, VT 05672 (MLS # 4207519)

$350,000


More information for this property:
97 West Hill Road, #18, Stowe, VT 05672
Type House
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2 full, 1 half
Square Footage 2,276 sq ft
Lot Size 7,840 sq ft
Year Built 1996
Taxes $5,946.00
MLS# 4207519

Description Stunning Mountain Views from this Cozy and Classic Vermont Farmhouse which exudes great charm with convenient attached single car garage. This wonderful 2 Bedroom property has eye popping backyard views of pond, meadow, Mount Mansfield and world famous Stowe Ski Resort. Open floor plan perfect for gatherings and being together. The warmth of wide pineboard flooring and coziness of a wood burning fireplace in your living room. Private patio for outdoor relaxing and grilling. Private outdoor association pool. Covered front porch. A real slice of Vermont in a neighborhood setting close to all Stowe Village amenities. This location also allows for easy access to Stowe Ski Resort (8.7 miles), Trapp Family Lodge (5 miles) and the award winning Stowe Recreation Path (for biking, walking, rollerblading or running).
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More information for this property:
97 West Hill Road, #18, Stowe, VT 05672

Call Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries.
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Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real Estate

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Featured Listing - 108 Lopes Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4160077)

Meticulously maintained Colonial home in New North End!
108 Lopes Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4160077)

$264,900


More information for this property:
108 Lopes Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408

Type House
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 1 full, 1 half
Square Footage 1,900 sq ft
Lot Size 9,147 sq ft
Year Built 1968
Taxes $4754.00
MLS# 4160077

Description

Pride of ownership is evident throughout in the meticulously maintained 4 bedroom Colonial home w/landscaped lawn & a Vermont Irrigation underground lawn sprinkler system. Beautiful gardens front and back and a 17x35 oval inground pool w/diving board in backyard. Recent improvements inc newly installed gas FP in LR, fully renovated & remodeled kitchen, screened porch & patio in backyard, laundry room in basement, bay & garden windows, insulated fiberglass wood look front door w/leaded glass & much more. Hardwood floors throughout, industrial shelves in huge attached garage & cute shed in backyard complete this one of a kind home. Excellent location on a quiet cul de sac street & within walking distance to excellent elementary, middle & high schools. Definitely a must see home. Garage is 24 x 20

More information for this property:
108 Lopes Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408


Call Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries.

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Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real Estate

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Events in Burlington, Vermont – December 14th - 16th

There is much to do in Burlington, Vermont.  Below is a sample of the some of the events happening in Burlington this weekend...

Friday, December 14, 2012

The 30s Show: Adam Cook, Bianca Cosby, Chad Cosby, Joe Gingras, Josh Star, Melissa Moran

Friday, December 14, 9PM at Levity in Burlington. $8.

Queen City Contra Dance

Red Hot Contra Band dole out live tunes as Will Mentor calls the steps. Beginners session at 7:45 p.m. Friday, December 14, 8–11PM at Edmunds School Gymnasium in Burlington. $8; free for kids under 12.

Queen City Tango Milonga

No partner is required for welcoming the weekend in the Argentine tradition. Wear clean, soft-soled shoes. Friday, December 14, 7–10PM at North End Studio B in Burlington. $7.

Forza: The Samurai Sword Workout

Folks channel their inner warrior in an intense fitness class. Friday, December 14, 9–10AM at North End Studio A in Burlington. $8-10.

'A Very Off X-Mas'

Green Mountain Caberet's Alexa Luthor and improv troupe People With Faces join Green Candle Theatre Company and others in this annual comedic holiday romp. Friday, December 14, 8PM at Off Center for the Dramatic Arts in Burlington. $10; tickets at brownpapertickets.com; adults only.

Holiday Party

DJ DP, Angioplasty Media and friends ring in the season with the sounds of Slow Oceans, Sophia Knapp, Gloaming and more, along with several deejays, including Disco Phantom. Friday, December 14, 8PM–2AM at ArtsRiot Gallery in Burlington. $5 or free entry with donation of five canned goods.

Messiah Sing-along

The Burlington Choral Society hosts community members who wish to lend their voices to seasonal songs. Proceeds benefit Burlington's Emergency Food Shelf. Friday, December 14, 7PM at College Street Congregational Church in Burlington. Donations.

Oriana Singers

William Metcalfe conducts a seasonal concert for choir, soloists and orchestra with selections from Bach's Magnificats, among others. Friday, December 14, 7:30PM at College Street Congregational Church in Burlington. $10-25.

South End Holiday sHOP

More than 30 business and art studio locations showcase handcrafted wares and a glimpse of the creative process behind them. Friday, December 14, 5–8PM at South End Arts District in Burlington. Free.

Revel in the Season

As part of the SEABA Holiday sHop, folks indulge in the new Revel Chocolates, flavored with a touch of Whistlepig Straight Rye Whiskey. Nick Aloi Trio provide live music. Friday, December 14, 6–8PM at Lake Champlain Chocolates in Burlington. Free.

'Meet Me in St. Louis'

Very Merry Theatre recreates the famous Judy Garland musical about an American family living in the city during the 1904 World's Fair. Friday, December 14, 7PM at Very Merry Theatre in Burlington. Free.

Preschool Story Hour

As part of the ongoing "Race: Are We So Different?" exhibit, little ones learn about race and racism through literature and personal stories. Friday, December 14, 11AM at ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington. Regular admission, $9.50-12.50; free for kids ages 2 and under.

'Two for Christmas'

Vermont playwright David Budbill's modern alternative to A Christmas Carol features two one-act plays set 500 years apart. Friday, December 14, 7:30PM at FlynnSpace in Burlington. $16-20; for ages 6 and up.

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Samplings of Vermont's Best

Artisans and food producers demonstrate and sell their crafts or offer tastings. Saturday, December 15, 11AM–4PM at Vermont Artisans Craft Gallery, Burlington Town Center in Burlington. Free.

The 30s Show: Adam Cook, Bianca Cosby, Chad Cosby, Joe Gingras, Josh Star, Melissa Moran

Saturday, December 15, 8PM at Levity in Burlington. $8.

Vermont's Own 'Nutcracker'

Samuel Wilson of the Dance Theatre of Harlem joins the Vermont Ballet Theater to portray the fantastical world within a young girl's Christmas Eve dream. Saturday, December 15: 2PM, 7PM at Flynn MainStage in Burlington. $21-33.

Art Therapy Association of Vermont Silent Auction

Attendees bid on artwork and sample fare from Marco’s Pizza and Grill at this benefit for community service projects and program awareness. Saturday, December 15, 4–6PM at Maltex Building in Burlington. Free.

Burlington Winter Farmers Market

Farmers, artisans and producers offer fresh and prepared foods, crafts and more in a bustling indoor marketplace with live music, lunch seating and face painting. Saturday, December 15, 10AM–2PM at Memorial Auditorium in Burlington. Free.

'A Very Off X-Mas'

Green Mountain Caberet's Alexa Luthor and improv troupe People With Faces join Green Candle Theatre Company and others in this annual comedic holiday romp. Saturday, December 15, 8PM at Off Center for the Dramatic Arts in Burlington. $10; tickets at brownpapertickets.com; adults only.

Holiday Art & Local-Goods Fair

Artists present creative wares alongside offerings from various businesses — including vintage clothes, instruments and food. Saturday, December 15, 12AM at Firefly Gallery in Burlington. Free.

Holiday Party

DJ DP, Angioplasty Media and friends ring in the season with the sounds of Slow Oceans, Sophia Knapp, Gloaming and more, along with several deejays, including Disco Phantom. Friday, December 14, 8PM–2AM at ArtsRiot Gallery in Burlington. $5 or free entry with donation of five canned goods.

South End Holiday sHOP

More than 30 business and art studio locations showcase handcrafted wares and a glimpse of the creative process behind them. Saturday, December 15, 10AM–5PM at South End Arts District in Burlington. Free

Winter's Eve Celebration

Experience the season as Ethan and Fanny Allen did in an 18th-century tavern with period dances, historical demonstrations, a lantern-lit tour and more. Saturday, December 15, 4–7PM at Ethan Allen Homestead in Burlington. $3-5; free for kids under 6.

Breakfast with Santa: Burlington

Mrs. Claus greets kids who arrive for food, ornament crafts and music, then share their holiday wishes with the man in red. Saturday, December 15, 8:30–10AM at Gardener’s Supply Company in Burlington. $12.

'Meet Me in St. Louis'

Very Merry Theatre recreates the famous Judy Garland musical about an American family living in the city during the 1904 World's Fair. Saturday, December 15: 2PM, 7PM at Very Merry Theatre in Burlington. Free.

VCAM Access Orientation

Video-production hounds learn basic concepts and nomenclature at an overview of VCAM facilities, policies and procedures. Saturday, December 15, 11AM–1PM at VCAM Studio in Burlington. Free.

'Peter and the Wolf'

The award-winning National Marionette Theater presents this classic Russian tale of a boy and his animals friends, with whom he captures a wolf. Saturday, December 15: 11AM, 2PM at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $5-10.

'Two for Christmas'

Vermont playwright David Budbill's modern alternative to A Christmas Carol features two one-act plays set 500 years apart. Saturday, December 15: 2PM, 7:30PM at FlynnSpace in Burlington. $16-20; for ages 6 and up.

Megan Price

The author signs and discusses Volumes 1 through 3 of her popular Vermont Wild series about the adventures of the state's fish and game wardens. Saturday, December 15, 2PM at Phoenix Books Burlington in Burlington. Free.

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Israeli Folk Dancing

All ages and skill levels convene for circle and line dances, which are taught, reviewed and prompted. No partner necessary, but clean, soft-soled shoes are required. Refreshments served during break. Sunday, December 16, 7:25–9:30PM at Ohavi Zedek Synagogue in Burlington. $2; free first session.

Vermont's Own 'Nutcracker'

Samuel Wilson of the Dance Theatre of Harlem joins the Vermont Ballet Theater to portray the fantastical world within a young girl's Christmas Eve dream. Sunday, December 16: 1PM, 6:30PM at Flynn MainStage in Burlington. $21-33.

Nia Class

This movement session with Suzy Finnefrock inspires health, fitness, and exploration of human potential. Sunday, December 16, 9–10AM at South End Studio in Burlington. $13.

The One-stop Dance Tramp

Paul Besaw leads four original performances of core members, guest dancers and musicians, with special emphasis on bluegrass. Sunday, December 2, 7PM at FlynnSpace in Burlington. $16-20.

South End Holiday sHOP

More than 30 business and art studio locations showcase handcrafted wares and a glimpse of the creative process behind them. Sunday, December 16, 12–4PM at South End Arts District in Burlington. Free.

Kids Cooking Class: Gingerbread Cookies

Budding chefs roll out dough and stamp it into fun shapes to make healthier versions of these holiday favorites. Sunday, December 16, 2–3:30PM at McClure MultiGenerational Center in Burlington. $5-10; preregister; for ages 5 and up accompanied by an adult.

French Conversation Group: Dimanches

Parlez-vous fran├žais? Speakers practice the tongue at a casual, drop-in chat. Sunday, December 16, 4–5:30PM at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free.

Women's Pickup Soccer

Ladies of varying skill levels break a sweat while passing around the spherical polyhedron. Sunday, December 16, 6–8PM at Miller Community and Recreation Center in Burlington. $3; for women ages 18 and up. More info: http://www.meetup.com/Womens-Soccer-Vermont/ 

'Peter and the Wolf'

The award-winning National Marionette Theater presents this classic Russian tale of a boy and his animals friends, with whom he captures a wolf. Sunday, December 16: 11AM, 2PM at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $5-10.

Christmas music concert

Followed by a Christmas cookie reception. Free and open to the public. North Avenue Alliance Church, 901 North Ave Burlington, 6-9 p.m.

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If you are considering listing your home for sale or buying a home, condominium or Real Estate in Burlington VT or Chittenden County, please give me a call or email me to discuss the market, schools and your options. I would be delighted to assist you. I can be reached on my direct line at 802.238.5256, email me at Chris@ChrisHurdVT.com or visit my website: ChrisHurdVT.com.

Events listing source: SevenDaysVT, and Colchester Sun

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Featured Listing – 156 Curtis Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408 (MLS # 4192461)

Three bedroom, 2 bath home located in Burlington's New North End !
156 Curtis Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408 (MLS # 4192461)

$157,500


More information for this property:
156 Curtis Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408

Type House
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2 full
Square Footage 1,599 sq ft
Lot Size 8,712 sq ft
Year Built 1964
Taxes $4766.08
MLS# 4192461

Description

Three bedroom, 2 bath home located in Burlington's new north end. Close to schools, beaches, parks etc. Lots of potential.

More information for this property:
156 Curtis Avenue, Burlington, VT 05408


Call Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries.

Visit us at: www.chrishurdvt.com

Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real Estate