March 27, 2009
Just for Fun in Winter

Freaky Friday: Honest real estate ads you will never see in print:

Here is some brutally honest copy that will never see the light of day on a real listing:
March 24, 2009
knickerbocker lofts condos - New Rochelle

New Rochelle NY – Housing and Market Statistics for Fourth Quarter 2008

New Rochelle is an up-and-coming city that experienced tremendous growth during the housing boom. Those who look at White Plains and can't quite afford the price tag, should take a second look at New Rochelle because it is heading in the same direction that White Plains took ten years ago.
March 15, 2009
larchmont in snow

The village of Larchmont in a snow storm…

Larchmont NY (town of Mamaroneck) is one of those wonderfully cozy villages that reminds me of more of the "old world" then the east coast of the United States. The following pictures are a reminder that the even this very difficult winter of our discontent and fear had its share of beauty and charm.
March 13, 2009
Just for Fun in Winter

Freaky Fridays – The financial meltdown is fodder for comics

When Barack Obama won the election , I was foolishly concerned for the welfare of the comics. I figured that many comedians would be polishing their resumes and looking for day jobs. Let's face it, whatever you think of Obama - its obvious that he doesn't offer anything close to the amount of canon fodder that George Bush regularly and generously provided.
March 8, 2009

The Lower Westchester Housing Market – Buyers Market, Not Fire Sale

Although we are in the middle of a major housing market correction, many buyers are still in despair over housing prices in Westchester. They hear tales […]
March 5, 2009
Do I need a buyer's agent?

Why do I need a buyer’s agent if I find the home myself?

This is the single largest financial transaction that people make. Do you really want to enter into such a transaction unrepresented? Let me make this point crystal clear: Unless you have a buyer's agent representing you in your home purchase, you will be unrepresented during the negotiation process. Further, chances are, you are up against a pro who has a fiduciary obligation to represent their client - the seller.