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Spring Cleaning your Westchester Home

Spring Cleaning your Westchester Home

Now that spring is in the air, you probably want to open your windows to welcome it in. Unfortunately, they likely have a layer of grime on them, leftover from the winter season. You know what that means – time…

New or Pre Owned? How to Choose a Westchester Home

New or Pre Owned? How to Choose a Westchester Home

Are you looking to purchase a home in Westchester? Not sure if you want to buy a new  home or own the charm of a pre owned home? Lets look at the pros and cons of both. These differences can help you decide which…

Staging Your Westchester Home on a Budget

Staging Your Westchester Home on a Budget

  If you’re selling your Westchester home, you know how important it is to have it looking its absolute best. First impressions are key, as potential buyers will form opinions about your home before they even step through the front…

Refresh Your Garden for Spring

Refresh Your Garden for Spring

Do you hear that? It’s the first breathy sigh of your spring garden, waking up from its winter’s nap. Longer days, warmer temperatures and dreams of lazy afternoons spent lounging among the flowers is enough to get any Westchester homeowner…

Make Your Wood Floors Look Like New

Make Your Wood Floors Look Like New

Did you buy an older Westchester home because you fell in love with its character? Many homes built in previous decades or centuries feature details that often aren’t prevalent in new construction, such as Dutch doors, transom windows and even dumbwaiters…

How to Sell Your Westchester Home When You Have Pets

How to Sell Your Westchester Home When You Have Pets

 Nobody wants to smell pet odors when they’re looking at a potential new home. Nor do they want to see piles of pet hair on the carpet. But are there ways to actually use your pet to your advantage when…

6 Ways to Improve Your Westchester Home’s Security Without Breaking the Bank

6 Ways to Improve Your Westchester Home’s Security Without Brea

You’ve spent countless hours and energy getting your Westchester home just perfect. You’ve labored over the right paint, the best furniture and even invested in some art. But have you put in enough thought about how you are protecting your…

Could You Live in a Tiny Westchester House?

Could You Live in a Tiny Westchester House?

Do you fantasize about downsizing your Westchester house? Do you dream of having less to take care of so you have more time for yourself to do the things you enjoy? Could you live in a tiny Westchester house? You’re…

Is an FHA Loan Right for You?

Is an FHA Loan Right for You?

One of the most daunting challenges of buying a Westchester home is choosing and getting approved for a mortgage loan. There are many types of mortgages out there and if you’re unfamiliar with the differences between them and how they…

Use Your NYS Tax Refund On Your Home

Use Your NYS Tax Refund On Your Home

Have you filed your NYS taxes yet? We know — tax season isn’t anybody’s favorite time of the year (except, of course, for tax accountants). But if you’re expecting a NYS refund, now is a great time to reinvest that money…

Most Recently Listed Single Family Homes For Sale in Yonkers, NY

Most Recently Listed Single Family Homes For Sale in Yonkers, NY

This a list of the most recently listed single family homes for sale in Yonkers, NY. Please check back daily for updates.     If you would like to further inquire on or schedule a showing of any of the…

Recently Listed Multi-Family Homes in White Plains, NY

Recently Listed Multi-Family Homes in White Plains, NY

      These are the most recently listed multi-family homes for sale in White Plains, NY. Please check back daily for updated information.     If you would like to further inquire or schedule a showing on the above…

Most Recently Listed Co-Ops for Sale In Mount Vernon, NY

Most Recently Listed Co-Ops for Sale In Mount Vernon, NY

    These are the most recently listed co-ops for sale in Mount Vernon, NY. Please check back daily for updated information.     If you would like to further inquire or schedule a showing of any of the above…

Tax Considerations for Home Sellers

Tax Considerations for Home Sellers

Now that the gifts are unwrapped and the tree is looking a little bedraggled, it’s time to take a look at your end of the year financial picture. Congress recently passed a bill extending a collection of tax breaks. While…

8 Creative Tips on Saving for a Down Payment

8 Creative Tips on Saving for a Down Payment

You’re finally ready to think about buying a home, but you doubt your ability to save up the necessary down payment. Twenty percent of even a modest home can seem out of reach for first-time home buyers. Here are some…

How Oil Prices Affect the Housing Market

How Oil Prices Affect the Housing Market

Most of us rejoice when the prices at the pump go down. To us that means freed-up cash in our personal economy. When we’re considering buying or selling a home, however, the price at the pump can impact our bottom…

Is this Neighborhood Headed Up? Or Down?

Is this Neighborhood Headed Up? Or Down?

When searching for a home on a budget, you’ll often find great deals on the edge of up-and-coming neighborhoods. But how do you tell if a neighborhood is headed up? Or, if it’s on its way down? Of course, the…

Attracting Homebuyers in the Winter Months

Attracting Homebuyers in the Winter Months

As temperatures drop, snow piles up and people’s minds turn to holiday celebrations, you may think that your house won’t sell. In fact, many people take their homes off the market during this time and wait for spring to relist…