Villa Real Estate Blog

Villa Real Estate Blog

Welcome to the Villa Real Estate blog, where you can easily stay up-to-date with local insights, community events, and advice on buying and selling in today's real estate market.

The History Behind Saint Patrick's Day

The History Behind Saint Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations in the United States date back as early as the mid-eighteenth century. Every year, parades take the streets nationwide as locals follow in their emerald-colored clothing. Meanwhile, many head down to their neighborhood Irish pub to enjoy a cold and creamy Guinness, perhaps accompanied with some corned beef and cabbage. Orange County remains in tune with these recognized traditions, ready to demonstrate Irish pride. So in hopes of accurately honoring Irish heritage, we thought about doing some digging as to how these customs originated and have developed up to this day.

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Holiday Celebrations Around the World

Holiday Celebrations Around the World

It truly is the most wonderful time of the year, but we believe this phrase encompasses so much more than traditions only associated with Christmas! The "melting pot" of cultures that is the U.S. has us wondering about how others celebrate this time around the globe.

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Expert Tips for Holiday Wellness (Q&A with Julie Hefner)

Expert Tips for Holiday Wellness (Q&A with Julie Hefner)

The end of the year is rapidly approaching, and along with it comes the time when we get to unapologetically stuff our faces until we land in a food coma. Julie Hefner, author of Nourishing Your Body and Soul, health strategist, and nutrition expert, offers insight on how to successfully manage the festive feasts during the holiday season.

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