single family homes

January 31, 2010
Larchmont - Manor Park in early spring

Larchmont NY Housing Market Statistics – Fourth Quarter 2009

Larchmont Property underwent a downturn over the past year. Traditionally, this market had been quite resistant to recession forces however, the crash of 2008 brought prices down. But while it brought prices down those lower prices brought out buyers - particularly in the single family home market.
January 26, 2010
Village Views - Scarsdale NY 10583

Scarsdale NY Housing Market Statistics – Fourth Quarter 2009

In spite of the financial meltdown at the end of 2008, the Scarsdale market has actually been firming up over the past year. Although this has not been smooth ride, there are signs that the market is stabilizing - or at least depreciating at a slower rate.
January 22, 2010
Hartsdale NY Home - Manor Woods

Hartsdale NY Housing Market Statistics – Fourth Quarter 2009

The housing recession continued to exert its impact on local markets. Hartsdale was no exception. Areas such as White Plains and Hartsdale were late to the recession party.
January 19, 2010
The Ritz Carlton White Plains NY

White Plains NY Housing Market Statistics – Fourth Quarter 2009

White Plains NY Bar BuildingThe housing market in White Plains has taken a drubbing since the stock market crash of 2008. Although some adjacent areas are showing small signs of stabilization, the same can not be said for the city of White Plains.
January 5, 2010
Real Estate Issues

Crazy requests, wild concessions – tales of a frustrated home seller…

Sellers with homes listed today will be able to identify with some of the antics that buyers in a bear market will pull. But this is about a listing that was active 14 years ago in 1996 - during another deep housing recession. I wasn't a real estate agent at the time, I was a seller. My mother had just died after a prolonged illness and I was listing her house for sale.
December 12, 2009
Scarsdale Villiage

Scarsdale NY – Housing and Market Statistics for Third Quarter 2009

Scarsdale NY housing has been in the cross hairs of the housing recession for a while now. Initially, it was resistant to the correction taking place in other parts of the country. Eventually the forces that had hit other parts of the country so dramatically, came home to roost even in the most resilient areas of Westchester. However, some of the numbers show signs of a bottom being at hand.