Our Team’s Go-To Holiday Gift Guide

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There are always go-to gifts that reflect their giver in some way. Naturally, many of the gifts that the Cherry Ruffino team love to give to friends and loved ones are presents of simple, sweet comfort or gifts of making home life more convenient! These real estate experts have you covered for fantastic last-minute (or planned ahead) gifts this holiday season.

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KBTX Names and Faces: Cherry Ruffino


kbtx-names-and-faces BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) –
If you’ve ever taken a drive through Bryan/College Station, you’ve probably seen her face in many front yards.

Cherry Ruffino has become one of the most famous names in real estate in the Brazos Valley.

And it’s a commitment she doesn’t take lightly.

“It’s what’s it’s all about, just helping people and making life long friends,” Ruffino said. “I’ve even sold children and grandchildren homes. It’s just building relationships…that’s all real estate is.”

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Cherry Won Best of BCS Realtor!

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We are so excited and proud to announce that our very own Cherry Ruffino was awarded Best REALTOR of 2017 by Maroon Weekly’s Annual Best of BCS Awards!

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Student Housing: Parents Buying Homes For Their College Students

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Your college freshman is about to move out and go off to college. Often, there’s a lot for the parents and student to figure out financially: Tuition, meal plans and, of course, housing. We help families every semester to find homes to buy while their kid’s in college. We’ve got tips and advice for parents who are considering buying a home for their 4-year university student, and why you should do it! [Read more…]

10 Texas Springtime Wildflowers

There are many wildflowers that bloom across Texas in the spring. They blanket fields in splendid colors and sometimes they even show up early if the winter weather is warmer (like it was this year!). These are 10 wildflowers you may be able to spot in the Bryan / College Station area. [Read more…]

What is Hygge & How To Add It To Your Home

What is Hygge you ask? According to HyggeHouse.com, “Hygge (pronounced hue-guh, not hoo-gah) is a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment, whether alone or with friends, at home or out, ordinary or extraordinary as cozy, charming or special.”

It’s being dubbed as the new Feng Shui for living spaces, and we are loving the comfy, cozy idea. Naturally, everyone will have different thoughts on what is considered “cozy, charming or special”, but these are our favorite ways to incorporate hygge into your home!

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Valentine’s Day in Bryan-College Station

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Looking for date night ideas for you and your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day? We’ve compiled a list of the best Valentine’s Day dates and plans in Bryan-College Station. [Read more…]

Top Home Decor Trends for 2017

It’s a new year, maybe a few weeks ago while ringing in the New Year you thought about all the ways you want to update or upgrade your home. Trends change, and there are some nifty new styles in home decor that you’re likely to spot this year. The new home design and decor trends of 2017 are reflective of technology and its convenience, as well as taking a classic and making it modern. Check out our favorite top home interior design trends of 2017:
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11 Money Saving Tips For Homeowners

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Whether you made a resolution or promise to yourself to cut spending or improve your home’s efficiency, we’ve got you covered. Cut costs and the energy usage of your home with these 11 tips: [Read more…]

Top 10 Holiday & Christmas Events in Bryan & College Station

There is plenty to see and do in and around Bryan / College Station, Texas, during the holiday season. Whether you’re a student on winter break at Texas A&M or a family living in Brazos County, these Top 10 events are sure to put you in the holiday spirit year after year!

Top 10 Christmas and Holiday Things to Do around BCS:

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+ Santa’s Wonderland – The Texas version of the North Pole. Take a hayride or a carriage tour through millions of lights while sipping hot chocolate. Grab a funnel cake and listen to live music, or get some Christmas gift shopping in Santa’s Town. 
When: Santa’s Wonderland is open from around the second week of November through New Years Day!

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