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February 11, 2011
Real Estate Issues

Why does it cost so #$%!ing much to sell a home?

"I know you work hard at what you do, but these are hard times and I am barely breaking even. Is there anything you can do about the commission?"
February 11, 2011
Happy Valentine's Day

Westchester Events Calendar – Valentines Day 2011

This week - the Westchester calendar of events revolves around Valentines day. Thank goodness we are expecting a slightly warmer weekend as well as sunny skies.
February 9, 2011
Supply and Demand

If only we could move the house…

We love this house! It has all the amenities we want - but that neighborhood! Why can't we find this in the school district (or insert other criteria) that we want?
February 9, 2011
Real Estate Issues

Why do I need a buyers agent? I can find the house myself!

This is a question that was put to me recently in an email.  In fact I get variations on this question often on my web site […]
February 1, 2011
Jade & Tundra - Siberian Huskies in snow

Fotos On the Fly – Westchester NY – Siberian Husky Heaven???

my dogs have an entirely different take on this weather than the rest of us. Although this season has been rough on people, its kind of amazing to see Siberian Huskies in what is as close to their natural habitat as we are going to get unless I move next door to some Emperor Penguins. They truly love and really built for the snow!
January 31, 2011
School Days...Westchester Schools

Grace Phillips – a Mamaroneck High School student named as a finalist in Intel’s 2011 Science Talent Search

As a former scientist I wanted to give a shout out to the fact that Grace Phillips of Mamaroneck High School was named a finalist in the highly competitive Intel 2011 Science Talent Search. Also of interest is the fact that 19 of the 300 semi finalists (or roughly 6%) were from Westchester NY schools.