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May 24, 2018
Are home buyers missing the train?

Westchester housing market prices – what’s hot, what’s not…

Westchester housing market prices have been shifting. Make no mistake, the market is generally quite hot. But like Heidi Klum says on Project Runway: “One day […]
March 24, 2018
The blogger's reading nook...

The real estate blogger’s reading nook…

Welcome to the real estate blogger’s reading nook.For the most part, this blog is populated by posts written by yours truly.But I also read a lot […]
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 […]