Rebecca Padgett

TMH Golden Gala Glitters in 35th Year

  The Edison was abuzz and alight even more so on Jan. 18 as the Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH) Foundation partnered with Tallahassee Magazine to host a preview party for the 35th annual Golden Gala as well as celebrating the January/February…

Beyond the Welcome Mat

  Chip Hartung, owner and broker of Coldwell Banker Hartung and Noblin, Inc., isn’t joking when he says his company’s mission statement is a bit lengthy. Yet where many only encounter the mission statement upon receiving their employee handbook, the…

Strumming Up Smiles

  It’s impossible not to smile when you hear the strings of a ukulele. Jake Shimabukuro knows he chose the right instrument, because that’s the exact reaction he seeks from his audience. “I choose to play a variety of genres…

Luxury Living on the Lakeside

> courtesy of ResortQuest Real Estate For many, a day spent on or by the lake presents tranquility and sheer bliss. You could experience those sensations daily in this new-to-the-market home, which sits on the shores of Coastal Dune Lake.…

Good Things Come in Threes

Courtesy of Ekk & Hamilton Realty What makes a beautiful home even more beautiful? A happy family inside. Three, it seems, is this recently purchased home’s lucky number: The three-story home is situated on almost three acres with availability for…

Tallahassee’s 2017 Top Singles

High style, high energy and high hopes are just a few adjectives to describe the 17 men and women selected to rock the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center stage on July 29.  This dynamic and philanthropic group have the goal…

A Coastal Cottage

> Courtesy The Naumann Real Estate Group It’s no secret that Northwest Florida has the best beaches, with their powder white sands on one side of the road and ancient oaks on the other; why not enjoy the view from…

Coming to a Closet Near You

If you live or shop in Tallahassee, you know Cole Couture. Owner Carrie McNeill and her team have done a superb job refreshing our fashion palettes with top-trending pieces and gifts galore. Recently, McNeill announced her next endeavor and yes,…

The Power of Pets

  Imagine your perfect day. It might include the sun shining, the smell of barbeque riding a light breeze and live music. But it gets even better if you have a mimosa in hand and are surrounded by dogs, cats…

A Harbored Home

courtesy The Jenkins Real Estate Team/Luxury Estates Realty Group   For those who have an affinity for waterfront views — and who doesn’t — this townhouse, which overlooks Destin Harbor will not disappoint. Whether it’s a weekend getaway or a…

Ravishing Remodel

courtesy Hill Spooner & Elliot, Inc.   Coveting thy neighbor seems like less of a sin when a home is this exquisite. The new owners of this home know they are lucky, as they have daily views of a live…

Attention Grabber

courtesy Coldwell Banker Hartung and Noblin   Some homes are destined for greatness and aren’t meant to go unnoticed by people driving by. This stately stone home is noted for its prodigious architecture and impeccable curb appeal. While you can…

Historic Home Lands on Market

While brand new, custom-built homes certainly have their appeal, there is something about the charm, mystery and stories surrounding a historic home that just cannot be recreated. The R.A. Gray house was the former home of the Florida secretary of…

Killearn Lakes Is A Looker

courtesy Anna Trudeau / Killearn Lakes Home Owners Association   If manicured shrubbery, streamlined homes, strategically placed palm trees and Stepford wife types add up to your dream neighborhood, you should probably stop reading. Killearn Lakes Plantation could not be…