From the heart of Middlebury we bring you Vermont at its finest.

With designations of CRS, SRES, CIPS & TRC, Christine Fraoili and John Nelson have the knowledge and experience to help you with all your home buying and selling needs. They are the only realtors in the state of Vermont that have the International affiliations, FIABCI—The International Real Estate Federation and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

This husband and wife team represent an interesting combination of analytical, technical expertise and thorough understanding of esthetics, style, design and architecture. While John takes care of the nuts and bolts of every transaction—Christine makes sure your search experience includes a thorough understanding of each community you visit.


Latest News

Coffee in the Green Mountains

Addison County has not been left out of the coffee buzz. And while Starbucks products are ubiquitous in the civilized world, we don’t have a shop in Middlebury or Bristol. Both towns have plenty of coffee shops, though and even a few artisan coffee roasters: Awake Organic Coffee Roasters and Vermont Coffee Company top the list. These two roasters toast up some flavors that put the rich back into ritual. Thank heaven for Vermont Coffee Company’s dark roast.Read More


Moonlight in Vermont, Light Pollution, and the Perseid Meteor Shower

Though there are no dark-sky parks in Vermont, there are some places you can still find inspiration from the nighttime sky without too much light encroachment. Addison County has no major light polluters. With only one city, Vergennes, and no big towns other than Middlebury, your opportunities for star gazing are pretty good – weather permitting, of course. This is great news because the confluence of the New Moon with the peak of Perseid Meteor Shower is in the offing. Read More


Vermont Tennis Anyone?

You might imagine that a grass tennis court in the verdant state of Vermont is a hard court that has succumbed to the persistent whims of mother nature: dandelions popping up along the service line. But Vermont has tennis! In fact, last year Vermont had the largest percentage of single-family home listings with a residential tennis court. Read More