Living in Santa Fe Archives | Ricky Allen + Cathy Griffith

Living in Santa Fe

New Listing: 653 Don Gaspar

Charming Craftsman on a tree-lined street in South Cap. Enter from the comfy sitting porch with tin coffered ceilings, and suddenly the 1920's era Craftsman is behind you and you're looking at today's current hot trend--Mid-Century Modern. Sellers have lovingly updated the interior of this
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Our Weekly Testimonial

We know you have a lot of choices when selecting a realtor in Santa Fe. Every week Ricky Allen + Cathy Griffith post a recent testimonial from buyers or sellers-- so that you can get to know them
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Q 2 Market Update 2020

A Message from Associate Brokers, Ricky Allen + Cathy Griffith: We invite you to review a summary of sales activity in the Santa Fe area during the second quarter of 2020, based on closed production from April – June 2020. The Santa Fe Association of Realtors reports the following market data
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Our Weekly Testimonial

We know you have plenty of choices when selecting a real estate agent in Santa Fe.Let Ricky Allen + Cathy Griffith show you why they are consistently ranked as a top producing team at Sotheby's International Realty.
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The Flavors of Latin America | A Conversation With Chef Leonor Espinosa

Leonor Espinosa, photo courtesy of Madrid Fusión There are few things that connect us to our surroundings, experiences, and other cultures in the same way that food does. This is something that Chef Leonor Espinosa carries at the core of her relationship with cooking.  Named Latin
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Virtual Indian Market Begins Saturday!

VIRTUAL INDIAN MARKET: AUGUST 1 – 31, 2020FREE CONTENT  New and varied content every single dayFashion: Content every day from August 1-15Coffee with Kim artist interviewsCinemaPanel discussionsArtist studio tours and demonstrationsNative American Clothing Contest: New submissions all month,
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7 Materials Having a Moment

Original post from Sotheby's International Realty Corona Del Mar, California | Linda Chan & Sana Amarith, Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty What makes a house truly feel like a home? Aside from the events that take place between its walls, much of a
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Neighborhood Spotlight: Historic Eastside

Santa Fe’s Historic EastsideWith some homes dating back centuries, the Eastside neighborhoods include some of Santa Fe’s most famous adobe homes and gardens. A mix of multi-generational families and newcomers, the homes, often behind high walls and accessed by narrow, dirt roads, recall the
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Santa Fe Home Prices Are Up in June

According to a recent Santa Fe New Mexican article, Santa Fe has the highest statewide median home sales price.  Overall, home prices are up in Santa Fe from 11.6 percent since May and 4 percent since June 2019.  Read the entire article HERE  84 CR 74 photo by Marshall
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Open Flame | Five Fabulous Fire Pits That Bring the Heat

Open Flame | Five Fabulous Fire Pits That Bring the HeatPosted on July 11, 2020 by sothebysrealty Whether in a classic New England coastal setting or part of a stunning modern remodel of a San Francisco Victorian, a stylish fire pit can turn any backyard or balcony into an
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Why Santa Fe?

For those who seek an Exceptional Life. Santa Fe is rated #2 City in the US in 2019 by Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice Awards Santa Fe is rated #3 City in the US in 2020 by Condé Nast World's Best Awards 325 Days of Sunshine An Outdoor Paradise A Cultural
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The Best Patios in Santa Fe

With the recent rollbacks on restaurant openings, we thought you might like to revisit this list of Santa Fe's Best Patios compiled by our friends at Santa Fe.com. Cowgirl BBQ You'll find one of Santa Fe's most prized patios at the Cowgirl BBQ, which has been serving up some
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Emerging Voices in Native Film

The Taos Center for the Arts (TCA), has partnered with the Cinematic Arts and Technology program at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe to present award-winning shorts in the TCA virtual screening room. The program, Emerging Voices in Native Film, offers a selection of shorts
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Santa Fe Named A Top US City by Travel + Leisure

It's that time of year again! Travel + Leisure just named its 2020 World's Best winners. Santa Fe is once again on the Top 15 Cities in the United States list. This year, Santa Fe, NM is voted #3 right after Charleston, SC and New Orleans, LA. ©Getty Images Here's how
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Ricky Allen + Cathy Griffith | Living in Santa Fe July 2020

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Recent Press: Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe home sales down 36 percent for Q2, but home prices still increase July 6 -- the Santa Fe New Mexican | Article by Teya Vitu Santa Fe County real estate was on a wild ride in the second quarter, and not just because single-family home sales dropped 35.9 percent for April, May and
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Real Estate on the Rise in New Mexico

by: Stephanie Chavez
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Nature’s Paintbrush | 5 Homes With Incredible Sunset Views

Posted on June 29, 2020 by Erik Weinbrecht Few things in the natural world can be more stunning than the daily sunset. These five homes are perfectly poised to soak in the splendor of the natural light show that is an unobscured sunset. Kerala, India Kerala,
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New Listing with lots of space

Neighborhood: 285 South of Eldorado Ideal for modern Santa Fe living, this rare builder-constructed three-bedroom contemporary farmhouse has been impeccably maintained indoors and out. It features a classic pitched tin roof and an easy, accessible floor plan filled with light. Beyond a
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Inspired by Travel | How to Bring the Colors of the Amalfi Coast Home

Posted on June 23, 2020 by sothebysrealty Morning view of Amalfi Coast, photo courtesy of proslgn / Shutterstock Inc Italy’s Amalfi Coast has long been an attractive destination for travelers seeking sun and inspiring landscapes. The 30 miles of coast is a slice of
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Virtual Happenings

Breakfast with O'Keeffe Wednesday, July 1 at 9:00 a.m. The period when Georgia O’Keeffe crafted her signature style of dress was also one of great development and change in American fashion at large. Against the background of war in Europe, a worldwide Depression, and the rise
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Santa Fe | Dine-in and Take Out Options

As of June 1, some New Mexico restaurants opened to dine-in services again, but only at 50% capacity. Below is the best information on Santa Fe's restaurants and cafés that offer dine-in and/or takeout, curbside, and delivery. Call or check websites for updates. Compiled by the Santa Fe New
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Tour the new Sotheby’s site

The new Sotheby's International Realty site launched successfully this week. Take a look! Listen to the Reside Podcast Read the latest issue of RESIDE Magazine--Sotheby's International Realty's brand magazine devoted to lifestyles and inspiring locations. And so much
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Santa Fe Ranked One of the Best Places to Live

A recent article by published on Livability, ranks Santa Fe, N.M. one of the top small cities to relocate to—especially if you want to be near a larger metro area. "An artistic wonderland packed with art festivals, galleries and wildly inventive margaritas, Santa
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Outdoor Dining Inspiration from Sotheby’s International Realty

Posted on June 11, 2020 by sothebysrealty These six homes feature exceptional outdoor dining spaces, where every meal comes with a side of fresh air—not to mention views of vineyards, majestic mountains, and sparkling night skies. Croydon House Santa Barbara,
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Design Essentials| Ethical Design

Posted on June 9, 2020 by sothebysrealty Ibiza, Spain | Montse Hernandez, Ibiza Sotheby’s International Realty Good design is no longer just about aesthetics—it’s also about considering the context in which a product is made. Ethical design embraces
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Congratulations to our 2020 graduates

Our friend's at Hutton broadcasting say it best! Get your Kleenex
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Sotheby’s Santa Fe Video

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Mood Board | Clean Sweep

Posted on April 27, 2020 by sothebysrealty Clockwise from top left: 1. Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage 2. Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage 3. Sotheby’s International Realty –
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Virtual Art Openings

Art Openings are still happening virtually. EARTH AND SKY: NATASHA ISENHOUR Friday, June 5, 20205:00 PM  7:00 PMLive on Facebook from the Ventana Galleryhttps://www.facebook.com/events/1128860880808085/ Performance Ecologies: Virtual Opening and Tour CURRENTS 826 Gallery
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Get to Know Tesuque

One of the quintessential Santa Fe drives is to head out on Bishops Lodge and follow the road down the rolling hills to the quaint village of Tesuque. While Tesuque, or in Tewa, Tetsuge Owingeh is a census-designated place with 909 people at the time of the 2000 census, it is also one of New
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