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March 16, 2018
Home in White Plains - Great location, affordable, lower taxes

Buying a house in Westchester without sticker shock – Consider White Plains…

Since the new tax laws passed, buying a house in a high-tax state like New York has been filled with more uncertainty and caveats. This is […]
March 4, 2018
Bigger family with kids and a dog means a bigger home

The renting vs owning a home equation becomes complicated for move-up buyers

If you are looking to move up from a starter home, the new tax laws may have ignited the renting vs owning a home debate. Those […]
February 24, 2018
Downsizing in gentrifying communities...

Downsizing from a home & the relentless gentrification of Westchester…

Sellers who are downsizing from a home in Westchester are bumping up against an unexpected problem. A new wave of gentrification geared to the top 1%  […]
February 13, 2018
Tenants and Murphy's Law

On becoming a landlord – a cautionary tale staring Murphy’s Law…

So, you are thinking of becoming a landlord even though you never thought you would be one. This happens when life throws you a curve ball […]
February 8, 2018
Father and son working on a home improvement project

Building equity for your dream home with a “starter” home…

The best way to build equity for your dream home is to own a starter home. This has been true for generations, but is something that […]
January 25, 2018

Entry-level homebuyers – It still pays to own – in spades…

Home ownership still pays greater dividends than renting, but too many people who could own are just not in the game. There is an old saying […]