Westchester County Real Estate Blog

  • Expand Your Space with a Garage Makeover

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    For most of us, the garage is simply a place to park the car, store suitcases and holiday decorations, or stow those miscellaneous tools we need now and again. With a little careful planning, however, your garage can become a fantastic workspace, pla...

  • Is Your House the Right Investment to Fund Retirement?

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    For many people, your home is your largest asset. Like your parents, and grandparents before them, you expect your home—in some way—to fund your retirement. For some of you, that means selling the home near retirement and using the funds to purch...

  • 5 Ways to Increase Your Credit Score

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    Scorrrrrrrre!!!!!! Celebrate a World Cup of Your Own You may not make it to the FIFA World Cup this year in Brazil, but you can still score big by improving your FICO or Vantage Credit score. There's no way around it, if you want to buy a h...

  • Hosting a Moving Sale

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    You know you do not want to take all of your old stuff to your new place. Chances are, you are planning to host a sale. Garage sale, yard sale, estate sale, rummage sale … no matter what you call it, here are some things to remember to make your sa...

  • Expand Your Summer Living Space

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    As the temperatures heat up and barbeque season is in full swing, the outdoors beckons. Early morning coffee on the back deck as the sun rises and late evening gatherings to watch the stars come out do not require shade, but to fully utilize your out...

  • From Hi-Tech Race Car to Hi-Tech Home

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    Necessity drives innovation. Last week, quadriplegic former Indy 500 driver, Sam Schmidt drove a modified Corvette around the Indianapolis Speedway by moving his head and biting down with his teeth. Arrow Electronics, a medical and consumer electroni...

  • Use Memorial Day Sales to Your Home’s Advantage!

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    Keeping your home comfortable and up-to-date seems like an expensive endeavor. With trends changing so fast, our wallets can hardly keep up! Lucky for us, Memorial Day is here. If you shop smart at the sales this holiday you can give your home the fa...

  • The Most Recently Listed Co-Ops in Rye and Port Chester, NY

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

      These are the most recently listed Co-op properties for sale in Rye City, Rye Town and Port Chester, NY. Please check back daily for updated information.       If you would like to further inquire or sched...

  • Can I Afford to Be a Landlord?

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    According to Freddie Mac, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC), multifamily rent growth should level out to its long-term average performance as interest rates increase. That does not mean that investing in a multifamily property is a b...

  • How Does a Pool Affect My Home Value?

    BY Clayton Jeffrey

    As temperatures begin to rise, the lure of sparkling sunlight reflected off rippling blue water draws many homeowners to invest in an in-ground pool. That a pool adds to quality of life, there is no doubt. When it comes to adding value to your home, ...