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January 1, 2010
Happy Holidays - Carlson's Greenhouse

Westchester Happy New Year!

Westchester is one of those places where there is a New Years celebration to fit any mood. To prove the point, during the course of the day and evening I decided to keep a photo journal of sorts of my New Year's Eve.
December 21, 2009
Just for Fun in Winter

First Snow with my Snow Dogs….

I have two Siberain Huskies and a husky mix who for obvious reasons LOVE the snow. The colder the better and the heavier the snow fall, the happier they are.
December 12, 2009
Scarsdale Villiage

Scarsdale NY – Housing and Market Statistics for Third Quarter 2009

Scarsdale NY housing has been in the cross hairs of the housing recession for a while now. Initially, it was resistant to the correction taking place in other parts of the country. Eventually the forces that had hit other parts of the country so dramatically, came home to roost even in the most resilient areas of Westchester. However, some of the numbers show signs of a bottom being at hand.
December 10, 2009
Westchester Buff - News Word Cloud

Jim Cramer of Mad Money Fame Appears at Downtown White Plains Barnes & Noble

White Plains is synonymous with shopping. White Plains shops in the downtown area really comes to life during the Holiday Season. Shopping and fine dining are part of the downtown White Plains lifestyle.
November 22, 2009
Real Estate Issues

Defining “success” in the real estate – or how not to choose a real estate agent

How exactly should one define success in real estate? How should these bottom line numbers like sales production and number of listings held factor into a home owners decision about who to sign a listing contract with?
November 11, 2009
Real Estate Issues

This Brokerage Has 750 Listings…..So they must be the best! (Part 2)

I promised a sequel that got into more specifics. So here it is - six major myths about listing a property and marketing a property that are often trumpeted by our own industry. Its been said that if you repeat something often enough it becomes "fact" in the eyes of the consumer. So let's put some of these "facts" to rest.