Category Archives: Local Events

Happy Easter from Portsmouth, New Hampshire

From Portsmouth, NH to all of our friends, best wishes for a Happy Easter. If you’re hopping down the bunny trail to home ownership Ann Cummings and Jim Lee would love to guide you along the way. We’re helped lots of people just like yourself find that ‘just right’ home to move into and enjoy […]


Portsmouth NH Random Photos | Portsmouth NH real estate

It’s fun living in beautiful Portsmouth NH and being able to see the surrounding NH Seacoast so often. There are so many scenic and spectacular areas it’s tough to know where to photograph next. I like this one of Santa Claus skiing on our Piscataqua River and Portsmouth Harbor. A local ski group does this […]


Portsmouth NH Cherry Tree Planting | In the spirit of the Portsmouth NH Peace Treaty of 1905

In the summer and fall of 1905 US President Theodore Roosevelt brokered a peace treaty between Japan and Russia.

He brought both sides to Portsmouth New Hampshire to negotiate the terms of that treaty which became known as the The Treaty of Portsmouth of 1905. This historic treaty marked the formal end of the Russo-Japanese War and marked the beginning of a new era of diplomatic negotiations.


Visit the Portsmouth NH “Scarecrows of the Port” annual fall harvest display

Driving through Portsmouth NH in October you’re likely to notice a lot of these guys standing around town. It’s Portsmouth’s annual “Scarecrows of the Port” fall display. It’s a grass roots effort; “To encourage members of the community to create harvest-themed displays in order to enhance and extend the fall experience while promoting the vitality […]


Your Portsmouth NH Home | September 2011

Trees and shrubs add visual appeal to any Portsmouth NH homeowner’s lawn or backyard — but only when they’re in tip-top shape. Better Homes & Gardens and HGTV offer some key maintenance tips.


Portsmouth NH Homes | Happy Birthday America!

On July 4th, 1776 the American Second Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence from the British Crown. That date is generally accepted as the birth date of the United States of America!

After the successful American Revolution that followed, New Hampshire was admitted to this new union on June 21st, 1788 and was the ninth of the original 13 colonies.


Portsmouth NH Homes | It’s Market Square Day in Portsmouth!

The second Saturday in June is traditionally Market Square Day in Portsmouth. MSD is a huge street festival with arts, crafts, music, a 10K road race, and lots of other great things for visitors and residents alike.