Sellers Info

June 14, 2010
Real Estate Issues

Why are Google searches for listing addresses so confusing?

Consumers are suddenly swamped with web pages which amount to "listing sheets" of each address the punch into the search engine. But who are the agents whose photos and information appear on these sheets?
June 10, 2010
Jefferson Place - White Plains NY 10605

Selling Your Westchester NY Condo or Cooperative

The challenging condo-coop market has made preparing your unit for sale an absolute necessity. Tips on painting - flooring - staging - pricing in a very competitive market.
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 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 […]
April 25, 2010
Real Estate Issues

Real estate agents embrace social Darwinsim – the unending quest to “thin the herd”

There have been several recent blogs about the war between part-time and full time agents....Each camp is armed and dangerous - and with fewer sales to go around - the goal is the extinction of competition...