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KW Vermont takes top spot for Units Sold YTD

We’re celebrating today! KW Vermont is ranked No. 1 in the state for Units Sold YTD!

We’re so proud of our fellow agents, team leaders and support staff for their rock-star dedication and hard work that contributed to this amazing ranking!

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This incredible achievement is a testament to our agents unwavering dedication, expertise, and commitment to their clients. We want to extend our heartfelt gratitude to our amazing agents, without whom this achievement would not be possible.

Here’s why KW Vermont agents are the top choice for all your real estate needs:

• Expertise: Our agents are industry experts, with an in-depth knowledge of the local market, providing you with the best advice.

• Exceptional Service: We take pride in delivering top-notch customer service, ensuring a smooth and stress-free experience for every client. Your satisfaction is our priority, and we go above and beyond to meet your unique needs.

• Proven Results: We consistently close deals efficiently and effectively, helping our clients achieve their real estate goals.

• Integrity: Trust and honesty are at the core of our values, ensuring you receive transparent and ethical service.

If you’re considering buying, selling, or investing in real estate, choose KW Vermont. Experience the difference for yourself and let us help you turn your real estate dreams into reality.


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    Liz's Town Spotlight: Exploring Newport, Vermont


    Nestled in the picturesque landscape of Vermont, Newport offers a charming escape for travelers seeking a blend of natural beauty and small-town charm. With its rich history, stunning scenery, and diverse range of activities, Newport has something for everyone to enjoy. Here are nine must-do activities and places to see that showcase the essence of this delightful town:

    1. Newport Waterfront and Bike Path: Begin your adventure by immersing yourself in the breathtaking views of Lake Memphremagog at the Newport Waterfront. Stroll along the scenic boardwalk or rent a bike to traverse the Newport Bike Path, a picturesque route that winds along the shoreline. The path offers both recreational and awe-inspiring views, making it a favorite among nature enthusiasts and photography aficionados.

    2. The Northern Star - The Spirit of Newport: Take a scenic cruise on Lake Memphremagog for 2 hours or go for a dinner cruise on Friday or Saturday night! Only there for a weekend and want to end on a great note? Sign up for the Sunday Brunch Cruise for brunch favorites and panoramic views!

    3. The East Side Restaurant & Pub: Enjoy lakeside dining at this fabulous restaurant. Serving everything from Eggs N’ Toast to Strawberry Waffles to Eggs Florentine at breakfast. Sit by the water and have a sunset dinner with appetizers like Maple Barbeque Wings and Poutine, lots of soups and salad choices to follow, and entrees include meals choices of Teriyaki Bowls, Chicken N’ Biscuit, Surf N’ Turf and more! Head on over for a bit to eat next time you’re in town.

    4. MAC Center for the Arts: Art lovers will find their haven at the MAC Center for the Arts, a hub of creativity and expression in Newport. This vibrant gallery features a diverse collection of local and regional artwork, including paintings, sculptures, and crafts. Visitors can marvel at the talent of Vermont's artists and even have the chance to purchase unique pieces to take home as souvenirs.

    5. PetSafe Kingdom Dog Park: Whether you live near Newport or brought your dog on vacation with you, check out PetSafe Kingdom Dog Park for some fun for the dogs! Only a 10 minutes drive from the center of Newport, this friendly dog park is a great place for your dog to make new friends. 

    6. Jay Peak Resort: A short drive from Newport lies the renowned Jay Peak Resort, a year-round destination for outdoor enthusiasts. During the colder months, the resort offers exceptional skiing and snowboarding opportunities on its well-maintained slopes. In the warmer months, visitors can enjoy hiking, mountain biking, and exploring the resort's indoor water park, making it a perfect family-friendly retreat.

    7. Memphremagog Historical Society Museum: Dive into Newport's rich history by visiting the Memphremagog Historical Society Museum. Housed in a charming Victorian-era building, the museum showcases artifacts, photographs, and exhibits that depict the town's evolution over time. Gain insight into the lives of early settlers and discover how Newport has transformed into the inviting community it is today.

    8. Lake Willoughby Trails: Take the time to slow things down and go for a walk, hike or run on one of Lake Willoughby’s gorgeous trails. There are trails for all levels from Lake Willoughby South Shore Loop being a nice easy walk to enjoy the lake views to harder trails for the adventurous hikers like Mount Pisgah Via North Trail! Find your favorite trail in Willoughby State Forest next time you visit.

    9. Vermont's North Country Chamber of Commerce: For a comprehensive understanding of Newport and its surroundings, make sure to stop by the Vermont's North Country Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center. Friendly locals can offer insights into the best places to eat, shop, and explore in the area. Grab maps, brochures, and recommendations to ensure you make the most of your visit.

    In conclusion, Newport, Vermont, is a captivating destination that seamlessly combines natural beauty, cultural richness, and recreational opportunities. Whether you're drawn to its serene waterfront, its vibrant arts scene, or its outdoor adventures, Newport offers an enchanting escape for travelers of all interests. So, pack your bags and head to Newport to experience its unique blend of small-town warmth and captivating attractions.

    Liz Story
    Cell: 802-494-4874


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      Meet the Team!

      With a deep passion for the Vermont real estate industry and a commitment to exceptional service and expert guidance, the dedicated team of Hickey & Foster Real Estate is here to help you navigate buying, selling or investing, ensuring a smooth and successful real estate journey that will exceed your expectations. Let us be your trusted partner!

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        Ash's Town Spotlight: The Valley in August

        Welcome to the mesmerizing wonderland of Vermont's own "Mad River Valley," consisting of Fayston, Moretown, Warren and Waitsfield. If you're a nature lover and adventure seeker, you're in for an unforgettable treat. Let's embark on a journey to explore the delightful spots that make this region so special.

        1. Blueberry Lake: Hey, water lovers! Blueberry Lake is your dream come true! Whether you're up for a refreshing swim or want to paddle around in a kayak, this serene lake has got you covered. It's the perfect spot to unwind and soak in the beauty of nature. Don’t forget about the abundance of mountain biking and hiking by the lake as well!

        2. Warren Falls: Brace yourself for a jaw-dropping spectacle! Warren Falls boasts a series of magical waterfalls that will leave you awestruck. Take a dip in the natural swimming holes or capture some Insta-worthy shots of this breathtaking wonder.

        3. Wu Ledges: Hey, hikers and explorers! Wu Ledges is your gateway to stunning vistas that will take your breath away. Prepare for an epic adventure as you hike to these majestic viewpoints overlooking the Mad River Valley.

        4Disc golf. Sunset Ledge: Calling all sunset chasers! Sunset Ledge is your golden ticket to witness nature's most beautiful spectacle. A quick hike up the long trail for your next adventure! Grab your camera and get ready to capture the stunning sunset colors painting the Valley's sky.

        5. Disc Golf at Sugarbush: Golfers with a twist, this one's for you! Disc golf at Sugarbush is a whole new level of fun. Enjoy the scenic mountain views as you toss frisbees through the courses.

        6. Mad River for Fishing: Fishing enthusiasts, reel in the fun! Mad River is the go-to spot for peaceful fishing adventures. Relax by the clear waters, cast your line, and let nature work its magic. 

        7. Covered Bridges: Step back in time with Vermont's charming covered bridges. These picturesque structures are like something out of a fairy tale, and they offer a delightful glimpse into the region's history.

        In conclusion, Vermont's Valley is a nature lover's paradise and an adventure seeker's dream come true. Get ready to immerse yourself in stunning landscapes, make unforgettable memories, and experience the warm hospitality of The Valley's friendly locals. So pack your bags, bring your adventurous spirit, and get ready to fall in love with this enchanting corner of Vermont. Happy exploring!

        Ash Carr
        Cell: 802-494-4905


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          Steven's Town Spotlight: Johnson in July

          Johnson, VermontGet ready to embark on an exciting journey through the captivating town of Johnson, Vermont. I'm Steven, your virtual guide and Johnson local, and I can't wait to share the highlights of this charming destination during the vibrant month of July.

          In Johnson, there are a ton of outdoor activities and events that will create unforgettable summer memories. Here are some must-do experiences in Johnson this July:

          Foote Brook Farm: This family-owned farm stand offers more than 145 varieties of organic produce! In addition to their beautiful store, they also have a CSA option, so you can have fresh veggies all summer and fall long.

          PizzaLamoille Valley Rail Trail: Pedal your way through scenic landscapes on this picturesque biking and walking path, surrounded by rolling hills, wildflowers, and charming covered bridges. While you're at it, stop by the Old Mill Park right off the Rail Trail - a beautiful park that is one of my favorite places to bring my kids.

          Monday Night Pizza and Tuesday Night Live: One of the truly special things about Johnson is its Community Wood Fired Oven, where the town hosts free events on Monday nights in the summer! Tuesday Night Live is the town's concert series, featuring both local musicians and those traveling from other States to share their talents.

          Johnson Woolen Mills: Dive into the town's history by visiting the iconic Johnson Woolen Mills. Explore their showroom filled with timeless woolen products, from cozy blankets to classic flannels, and witness the craftsmanship that has shaped Johnson's legacy for over 175 years.

          Blueberry picking: My favorite spot is Waterman Orchard, where you can get a "BIP (a.k.a. Berry Important Person) Pass," which gives you access for the season to the best picking and other treats! 

          So, pack your sense of adventure, your love for nature, and your appreciation for small-town charm. Get ready to uncover the wonders of Johnson, Vermont, this July. Whether you're seeking outdoor thrills, local flavors, or cultural experiences, this vibrant town has something for everyone.

          Stay tuned for more exciting spotlights as we continue our journey through the hidden gems of Vermont. Until then, embrace the warmth of July and let Johnson enchant you with its boundless beauty!

          Happy exploring,

          Steven Lawrence
          Cell: 802-444-0276


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            June is National Home Ownership Month!

            First Time Home BuyersAs June and National Home Ownership Month wind down, we want to spotlight our team’s dedication and commitment to unlocking this goal for our clients.

            Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll ever make. It’s natural to feel anxious or uncertain about the process.

            Are you thinking about buying a home this year? Do you know the steps you can take now to put home ownership in your future...

            • Getting your finances and credit score in order and saving for a down payment and hidden costs

            • Determining your buying budget and pre-approval with a lender

            • Meeting with a real estate agent (and home-buying partner)

            Our team can give you advice on any of these first steps and connect you with a trusted lender, too. From the home search to offers to closing, we’ve got you covered.

            We are your local experts and can help cut through the noise of today’s headlines so you can move forward with confidence this year. We’ll give you accurate answers to the tough questions (about home sales, affordability and inflation) that face buyers and sellers right now.

            Working with a member of our team also means you’ll receive a real-time, accurate outlook on the Vermont real estate market — and listings available in the area.

            Contact us today at 802-585-1150 or


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