Havilands Manor offers the best of both worlds. Just minutes from the hustle and bustle of downtown White Plains, you have all the fine dining, shopping and entertainment our city is famous for at your fingertips. Nevertheless it is quiet residential neighborhood that seems a world away from city life. The commute to Manhattan is equally convenient. It's a mere 33 minutes by Metro-North to Grand Central Station.
Over the past few quarters, Larchmont had been seemingly impervious to the market gyrations that were impacting the rest of Westchester County with varying impact. Like White Plains, it took the Wall Street crisis and the temporary freezing of the credit markets to shake things up.
But only now is White Plains getting itself on the map - so to speak - as a go-to place for the arts. But on this weekend the artisans were out in force. Downtown White Plains was certainly the go-to place for the arts this weekend.
Much of Scarsdale is in full blown buyer's market mode. In single family homes, the price drops and inventory issues have been extremely severe. The cooperative market has held up much better. The weakness in single family homes is in part a reflection of the stressed jumbo loan market.