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May 14, 2017
Train leaving Irvington NY For GCS

The Westchester Metro-North Commute to Grand Central Station…

Recent articles about the Westchester housing market: Westchester a big winner in “Best Places to Live” list… A broader based housing recovery for Westchester… Metro-North Makes […]
February 13, 2018
Tenants and Murphy's Law

On becoming a landlord – a cautionary tale staring Murphy’s Law…

So, you are thinking of becoming a landlord even though you never thought you would be one. This happens when life throws you a curve ball […]
February 8, 2018
Father and son working on a home improvement project

Building equity for your dream home with a “starter” home…

The best way to build equity for your dream home is to own a starter home. This has been true for generations, but is something that […]
January 25, 2018

Entry-level homebuyers – It still pays to own – in spades…

Home ownership still pays greater dividends than renting, but too many people who could own are just not in the game. There is an old saying […]
January 2, 2018

Tax reform and home ownership in high-tax states like New York…

Changes in the tax code, particularly with respect to the state and local tax deduction and the mortgage interest deduction are on everyone’s mind. These issues […]
December 10, 2017
The war on home ownership

The war against home ownership…

Owning your own home has always been an integral part of the American Dream. For as long as I can remember, it has ranked right up […]
November 10, 2017
Mother nature can damage home sweet home

How Mother Nature Can Damage Your Home | How to Protect Your House

Once again, this is from guest blogger Debbie Gartner about protecting your most precious investment. Winter can do a number on any house and while the […]