Blog

May 3, 2015
New Construction

Don’t set foot on that new construction site without knowing the rules of the road!

As the market is changing from bear to bull, the builders are back and new developments are starting to spring up. So its time to talk once again about the surprisingly tricky issue of visiting new construction sites.
April 27, 2015
Jefferson Place - 300 Mamaroneck Ave.

Jefferson Place of White Plains NY – Sales Update:

As the housing recovery has moved from a buyers market into sellers market territory, we are seeing prices make a comeback in the White Plains condo and coop market. Jefferson Place is no exception.
April 23, 2015
Real Estate Issues

Beyond the sign in the ground – What listing agents actually do…(Part 2 of 2)

A real estate transaction is seldom a completely smooth ride. This has been particularly true since the financial crisis of 2008. From appraisal issues, to title issues, to unexpected glitches in the lending process, there can be quite a few obstacles between the signing of a contract and a closing. Agents handle many transactions. We've been down this road before and can anticipate the problems preventing many of them from asserting themselves.
April 19, 2015
Real Estate Issues

Beyond the sign in the ground – What listing agents actually do….(Part I of 2)

Traditionally, it is thought that (real estate agents) fill out a few forms, stick a sign in the ground, throw a listing onto the MLS and disappear. Then we reappear magically at closing to collect a ginormous check.... If it were that simple, homes would fly off the shelf and listing agents as well as buyers agents would have disappeared (a long way back).
April 12, 2015
The Tappan Zee Bridge - New Bridge Construction

Bridges in Parallel – The New Tappan Zee Bridge….

This massive improvement in infrastructure is an example of strong commitment that both the private and public sectors have for the river towns along the Hudson. This is part of what would be considered a healthy re-development that will benefit all who live in these towns.
April 6, 2015
Frozen Hudson River

Is housing inventory in a deep freeze? Why are so few homes on the market?

It may be spring - but brrrrrr....its cold out there. At least when it comes to the tight housing inventory that is currently on the Westchester NY market.