<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - Open House]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:51:26 -0400 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:51:26 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[A Kitchen Nightmare Turns Dream Come True]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:54:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/220*120/GTTR-LEGGIO-PROMO.jpg This week, on an all-new George To The Rescue, one mom gets a dream kitchen you will have to see to believe. Check your local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[A Living Room Goes From Drab to Fab]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:02:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OHNYC_1256_DAYKEOVER_Still..png Open House presents Daykeover with Libby Langdon. Watch as Libby transforms a drab living room into a stylish entertainment space in just one day. ]]> <![CDATA[This Week Open House Presents Daykeover]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:52:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Daykeover.jpg Libby Langdon transforms a drab living room into a stylish entertainment space in just one day. Tune in Sunday on NBC. Check your local listings. ]]> <![CDATA[The McIntyres Say Goodbye To a Pesky Leak]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:09:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/208*120/GTTR-McIntyre-promo.jpg This week on an all-new George To The Rescue... An irritating bathroom leak has created a hole in the McIntyres' kitchen ceiling. George finds the source and takes care of the issue once and for all, and has a little fun along the way. ]]> <![CDATA[Flood Destroys The Hults Family's Home]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:17:47 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/gttr-rescue-hults.jpg While deployed and serving in Afghanistan, major Hults' home was flooded during Superstorm Sandy. From finishing the living room to completely renovating the kitchen, George makes sure this dedicated soldier and his family have the home they deserve. ]]> <![CDATA[Square Feet: Inside an Italian Villa in San Marino]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:20:45 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/square-feet-musician1.jpg We're in San Marino, California in a magnificent Italian Villa. This spacious mansion includes six bedrooms, five baths, private elevator and plenty of luxurious features, both inside and out!]]> <![CDATA[Square Feet: A Spacious Stunning Home in River North]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:44:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/SQFT-West-Superior.jpg We're in Chicago at a stunning and spacious home in the heart of River North. There's plenty of space for entertaining and family activities. The owner gives us a tour. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[The Hunt: A New Home For An Extended Family (Part 1)]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:43:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/hunt-sarasohn-1.jpg We're on the hunt with real estate broker Wendy Sarasohn for the perfect apartment for a family of six. Newlywed Carole Holmes Delouvrier and her husband have been living in her apartment in Carnegie Hill, and between the two of them they have four children, and are looking for a new home with a little more elbow room. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[The Hunt: A New Home For An Extended Family (Part 2)]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:03:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/hunt-sarasohn-2.jpg We're back with Wendy Sarasohn and her client Carole, who's looking for a larger home for her newly extended family. Now, Wendy is showing a newly renovated apartment in the heart of Manhattan's Gold Coast. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Beau Bridges Sells English-Style Hidden Hills Home]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 10:50:31 -0400 LA Times.]]> LA Times.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/jedsmithrdbeaubridges1.jpg Emmy-winning Bridges got $2.4 million for the 6,800-square-foot home after first listing it for $3.25 million in 2010, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[The Dicola Daughters Get a Wish Come True]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:01:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/GTTR-Dicola-Promo.jpg This week on an all-new George To The Rescue, the Dicola girls had a big wish for their mom. George and his team of experts come to the rescue. Watch this Saturday on NBC. Check your local listings.]]> <![CDATA[Full Episode: The Everett Family Rescue]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:12:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/GTTR-7401-Everett.jpg

After a tragic accident took the lives of their parents, the Everett siblings of Randolph, NJ learned to cope as a family of four. Now, George pays the family a visit to give them a much needed home rescue. Watch how George and his team of experts add some functional and stylish touches to the Everett home.

Promotional consideration for this episode furnished by:

RPI Design Build LLC – Lead General Contractor

B Moore Design Inc. – Lead Interior Designer

Clutter Crashers – Organizational Experts

The Westin Governor Morris in Morristown – Lodging for the Everett family

Klaussner Home Furnishings - Furniture

The Standard Group
- Roofing supplies and materials

GAF - Roofing materials

Camp Bow Wow, Bridgewater, NJ – Overnight boarding for the Everett dogs

RBM Roofing – Roofing Contractor

Water Heaters, NJ - Installed new water heater

Forte Pizzeria and Ristorante – Food provided to the crew

McGinley Transportation Systems, Inc.
, NJ. - Delivery company of furniture

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<![CDATA[Full Episode: The Everett Family Rescue]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:03:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/GTTR-7401-Everett.jpg George comes to the rescue of the Everett family home in Randolph, NJ.]]> <![CDATA[Zac Efron Lists LA “Midcentury Gem”]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:48:06 -0400 Realtor.com. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> Realtor.com. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/139368828.jpg Efron is asking $2.849 million for the Rodney Walker-designed home, reports Realtor.com.

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<![CDATA[Square Feet: A Luxurious and Spacious Escape in Brentwood]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:12:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH-Brentwood-CA.jpg We're in Brentwood, CA at a fully automated home complete with a beautiful entertainer's courtyard, outdoor fireplace and more. You'll feel like you're living in a resort. ]]> <![CDATA[Square Feet: Wright-Designed William Winslow House For Sale]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:00:20 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OH-William-Winslow.jpg The William Winslow House in Chicago is an iconic home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. It was in fact his first independent commission. This home highlights Wright's design philosophy. You'll find plenty of original and exquisite details throughout. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Square Feet: Inside The Historic Hale House in Harlem]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:04:20 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/OH-Hale-House.jpg The Hale House was founded in the late sixties by mother Clara Hale, who became a national icon for taking in sick newborns and nurturing them as her own. Now the historic home is on the market and this little gem in history could be yours.View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Escape To This Mediterranean Villa in Long Island]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:22:18 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OH-Fish-Tank.jpg Come inside a one-of-a-kind home in Old Westbury, Long Island. This Mediterranean villa has oversized rooms, and an indoor pool, and floor to ceiling aquariums. You'll definitely be living in your own tropical paradise. ]]> <![CDATA[The Rescue: Mayor Booker Helps Transform The Boys & Girls Club]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:34:05 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/gttr-booker.jpg With the help of mayor Cory Booker, George comes to the rescue of the teen room at The Boys & Girls Club of Neward, NJ. From a new floor to TVs and a little something extra for the kids who love music, the room undergoes a full transformation that will put a smile on anyone's face.]]> <![CDATA[ A Modern Smart Home With Views]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:49:42 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/OH-250-WEST.jpg Come inside a 4-bed, 4.5 bath penthouse in Tribeca in New York. It features its own private entrance and offers breathtaking views.The space also offers high-end finishes and smart technology. It's truly impressive! View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Tips of The Trade: Make The Most of an Open House]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:51:06 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH-COLDWELL-OPEN-HOUSE.JPG Our partners at Coldwell Banker are sharing their best tips to make the most out of an Open House. Whether you're having one or visiting one... there are some things you should know to make it worth your time.]]> <![CDATA[Take a Tour of This Nightclub Bachelor Pad]]> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:28:24 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/216*120/nightclub-bachelor-pad.jpg Don't want to leave home to enjoy the nightlife? You can party 'til dawn at this $2,695,000, 5,000-square-foot house in Old Brookville, NY that boasts its own nightclub, complete with a dance floor, bar, lounge, chandelier cage, stripper pole, strobe light and fog machine. There are also five bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms in which your entourage can crash.]]> <![CDATA[George Comes To The Aid of The Everett Family]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:23:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/GTTR-Everett-Fam-2.jpg After a tragic accident took the lives of their parents, the Everett siblings of Randolph, NJ learned to cope as a family of four. Now, George pays the family a visit to give them a much needed home rescue. Catch the full episode this Saturday. Check your local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[On Market For $2.7M]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:03:06 -0400 Realtor.com.]]> Realtor.com.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/211*120/elvisdumervil1CASTLEROCK.jpg The ex-Bronco is asking $2.225 million for his home after originally hoping to get $2.7 million for it, reports Realtor.com.

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<![CDATA[Barry Bonds' Mega Beverly Hills Mansion Sells For $22M]]> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:59:21 -0400 LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/98784410_02.jpg The 17,100-square-foot Italian villa was originally listed for $25 million, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Look Inside $14M Greenwich Mansion]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:30:46 -0400 Sotheby's International Realty here.]]> Sotheby's International Realty here.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/weill+mansion+1a.jpg Former Citibank CEO Sandy Weill is selling his 16,400-square-foot Greenwich mansion. The asking price is $14 million.

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<![CDATA[The Rescue: Finishing Up One Family's Renovation Project]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:47:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/211*120/OHNY-Marrons.jpg Hardworking Do-It-Yourselfers Chris and Jennifer Marron were in the process of fixing up their decrepit downstairs when an unfortunate accident stopped their plans. George Oiphant of George To The Rescue stops by to pick up where the Marrons left off.]]> <![CDATA[Designer Living: A Lackluster Loft's Stunning Transformation]]> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:32:44 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/OHNY-Keith-Baltimore.jpg We're in the Soho neighborhood in New York City with interior designer Keith Baltimore. See how he turns a lackluster apartment into the ultimate bachelor pad.]]> <![CDATA[Bob Stoops Parts Ways With Norman, OK Home]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:57:07 -0400 Realtor.com. The original asking price was $2 million.]]> Realtor.com. The original asking price was $2 million.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/oklahomasoonersberrystoops1.jpg After being on the market for two years, the home of Oklahoma Sooners’ Bob Stoops has sold for $1.465 million, reports Realtor.com. The original asking price was $2 million.

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<![CDATA[Designer To The Stars LM Pagano Lists Hollywood Hills Home]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:43:49 -0400 LA Times.]]> LA Times.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/lmpaganohollywoodblvd1.jpg Pagano, who has a client list that includes Johnny Depp and Nicolas Cage, is asking $3.1 million for her 4,320-square-foot Colonial Greek Revival Mansion, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Bradley Bayou Buys $5M Chelsea Townhouse]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:12:05 -0400 The Observer.]]> The Observer.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/bradleybayou535201.jpg The designer, author, artist, and real estate developer paid about a half million less than the $5.5 million ask, reports The Observer.

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<![CDATA[“Big Bang Theory's" Kaley Cuoco Buys Kardashian-Owned Villa]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:54:05 -0400 LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/kaleycuocoeng.jpg The actress and her husband Ryan Sweeting recently purchased a Mediterranean villa once owned by Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Leonardo DiCaprio Buys Donald Wexler-Designed Home]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:45:08 -0400 LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home.]]> LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/leo4.jpg DiCaprio paid $5.23 million for the 7,022-square-foot Modernist showplace, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Google’s Bill Maris Sells Home Neighboring Tim Cook]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:33:08 -0400 Realtor.com.]]> Realtor.com.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/billmariswebsterpaloalto1.jpg Cook paid $1.98 million for the condo in late 2010 and records show it sold for $2.849 million, reports Realtor.com.

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<![CDATA[1920s Mediterranean Asks $8.45M]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:27:08 -0400 Wall Street Journal.]]> Wall Street Journal.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/labarrington426_1.jpg The Italian Villa, built in 1925, sits on more of a half acre near Brentwood Village in Los Angeles, reports the Wall Street Journal.

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<![CDATA[Kourtney Kardashian Buys From Kayshawn Johnson]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:45:27 -0400 LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home.]]> LA Times. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Kardashian8.jpg Reality TV stars Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick purchased the French-style home, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Square Feet: Tour an Urban Chic Apartment With Ryan Serhant]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:00:22 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH-Ryan-Serhant.jpg We're in Tribeca at a large three-bed, three-bath home that features an open floor plan, high ceilings and walls of windows. Bravo TV's Ryan Serhant of "Million Dollar Listing NY" takes us on a tour of this urban yet chic apartment. ]]> <![CDATA[Designer Living: "The Detailed Interior" Designer's Newest Project]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:58:33 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH-Ellie-Cullman.jpg We're on the Upper East Side inside a home designed by Ellie Cullman, interior designer and author of "The Detailed Interior." Ellie found her design firm more than 30 years ago and has been named one of the country's top designers by Architectural Digest. ]]> <![CDATA[Square Feet: Tour a Sophisticated Estate with Bowling Alley]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:58:50 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH-LIncoln-Lane.jpg We're in upstate New York at a sophisticated estate in Purchase, New York. It features almost 17,000 square feet of sleek, luxurious living space and amenities, including your very own bowling alley! View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[The Hunt: The Perfect Chicago Bachelor Pad]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:33:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/OH-The-Hunt-A.jpg We're in Chicago with broker Michael Rosenblum to find the his client the perfect bachelor pad. Will he go for a cool downtown condo or a vintage flat in Logan Square? View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[The Hunt: On The Market For $500K]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:20:46 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/216*120/OH-The-Hunt-E.jpg We're on the hunt with Chicago broker Michael Rosenblum and his client Paul Feldmann. Will he find the perfect home for under $500,000? View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[Rent or Buy The House That Ed Hardy Built]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:15:37 -0400 LA Times.]]> LA Times.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/christianaudigierwindsorsquare1.jpg Christian Audigier has listed his English Tudor home for $3.199 million, or for a lease at $25,000 a month, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Eddie George Wants More For His Stone-Lined Home ]]> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:10:44 -0400 Realtor.com.]]> Realtor.com.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/titaneddiegeorgeupprice1.jpg The Tennessee Titans great originally listed the home in 2012 for $1.099 million—that’s $575K less than what he paid in 2007— and recently re-listed it for $1.699 million, reports Realtor.com.

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<![CDATA[Chris Webber Lists Malibu Home]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:13:29 -0400 The LA Times.]]> The LA Times.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/chriswebbermalibu39951.jpg The retired basketball player and sports analyst is asking $3.995 million for the 2,910-square-foot home, reports The LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Own This Michael Jordan-Owned Penthouse ]]> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:22:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/mjchinls.jpg
A Lake Shore Drive penthouse owned by Michael Jordan is still on the market, and now for a discounted price, reports Realtor.com.
 
The penthouse home, located on the 40th floor of Water Tower Palace, originally hit the market in March 2012 for $5 million, and after a series of price cuts, it’s now asking $4 million.
 
The 8,000-square-foot triplex boasts four bedrooms, five-and-a-half baths, a media room, a smoking room, and a rec room. It’s also lined with floor-to-ceiling windows and features porcelain floors, a marble fireplace, and a spiral staircase.
 
See the full story on Realtor.com.


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<![CDATA[Brian Grazer Sells Malibu Colony Beach House For $17.375M]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:39:10 -0400 LA Times.]]> LA Times.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/bgrazermalibucolony1.jpg The sale is the second most expensive sale to post so far this year in the MLS, reports the LA Times.

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<![CDATA[Simon Cowell Asks $18M For Bachelor Pad]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 10:39:07 -0400 The Real Deal. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> The Real Deal. Click through the gallery to see photos of the home. ]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/simon4.jpg The “X-Factor” creator and judge was quietly asking $20 million for the 12,000-square-foot home before putting the home on the market for $17.9 million, reports The Real Deal.

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<![CDATA[Kristen Wiig Wants To Sell Soho Loft]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:36:07 -0400 Curbed.]]> Curbed.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/kristinwiigsohobroadway1.jpg Wiig is asking $2.595 million for the two-bedroom apartment, reports Curbed.

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<![CDATA[Historic Mansion From “Terms Of Endearment” Hits Market]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:24:07 -0400 Realtor.com.]]> Realtor.com.]]> http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/tofendearmentwestmoreland1.jpg The mansion featured in the 1983 classic starring Jack Nicholson is on the market for $3.5 million, reports Realtor.com.

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