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May 28, 2010
Just for fun...

Freaky Friday – Summer is almost here….

Hello everyone – given that its Friday –  and the Friday before a  holiday weekend no less – I decided to stay away from real estate […]
May 24, 2010
Real Estate Issues

Will the REAL listing agent please stand up?

Seriously,  finding out the name and contact information of the actual listing agent of a property  should not be an enigma wrapped in a mystery.  But […]
May 20, 2010
Larchmont Manor Park - LI Sound - Spring Buds

Larchmont NY Housing Market Statistics – First Quarter 2010

Like the rest of the Westchester NY real estate, Larchmont homes for sale have been hit fairly hard over the past year. Nevertheless, the single family home market appears to be in recovery mode. Sales volume and sales prices are up for single family homes.
May 17, 2010
Real Estate Issues

Who Is Zillow Really Targeting? It’s the AGENT stupid – not the consumer….

Those who have been reading my comment threads on various forums know that I have absolutely no love for Zillow whatsoever. I consider their forums poorly monitored, and their Zestimates to be pointless bordering on the unethical.
May 14, 2010
Moravain Cemetary - Military funeral

H. Melville Hicks Jr. – 1929-2010 – R.I.P. Dad – You Fought the Good Fight

For those of you who have been reading The Westchester View for a while now, you might be wondering why I suddenly stopped posting.  I’m sad […]
May 3, 2010
Property Taxes in Westchester

A Taxing Issue: The city of White Plains MUST hold the line on tax increases…

Apparently homeowners in Westchester now have a third thing they can count on - exponentially increasing property taxes. White Plains NY is a case in point. Taxes have been marching to new heights each year.