Western New York Real Estate

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Real Estate Sales Representative - Metro Roberts Realty
Information regarding the real estate market in Western New York, Buffalo and surrounding suburbs and especially the Southtowns. Updates on local events and restaurants.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
I recently worked with a nice young man (wow that makes me sound old).  He served time in the miltary and is now home and going to school taking advantage of the GI Bill.  He contacted a well known bank (who shall remain nameless because if I start ranting about them I will probably get in troubl...
05/03/2011
  Looking for something to do this spring. Why not spend an afternoon reliving history.  This year's show house is the Bayliss-Oshei Residence located at 360 Depew Avenue in Buffalo.  This event runs from April 30 through May 22, 2011.  Tickets are $20.00.     William H. Bayliss commissioned Buff...
05/03/2011
For those of you who have utter the words "who would live in Buffalo?" this is the first of many blogs about the wonderful things going on in Buffalo and Western New York and the revitalization that is happening  in the City.  For those of you who live in the suburbs and think that nothing is goi...
05/02/2011
I recently attended an open house at Metro Roberts Realty's newest location in Tonawanda, New York.  I had the pleasure of speaking with two mortgage professionals who were discussing their respective bank's interest rates. I was surprised to learn that there was a huge difference between each ba...
08/28/2010
I just read a post by a fellow AR member and adamantly disagree. Feedback is important. It is believed by many agents that providing feedback or requesting feedback after a showing is a big waste of time.  It has been said that "well if they did not write an offer they weren't interested".  That'...
08/24/2010
There was a time not so long ago that "the customer is always right" meant something. Lately it seems as though customer service is dead.  At times it seems like stores are running themselves.  You are out of luck if you have a question, there are no employees working there. Okay there might be o...
08/23/2010
I recently read an article on CNNMoney.com that Buffalo was the 5th most affordable housing market nationally.  News flash, we already know that.  With mortgage rates at their lowest in decades, and home prices holding steady for the past few years, now is a great time to buy a home in Western Ne...
08/23/2010
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I recently wrote a post about the random toilet.  Well friends I met his friend the random shower today. Yes this a real life shower in the middle of a basement. No shower curtain, no walls no nothing, not even a drain for the water to go down. Just hanging out there on a two by four in the middl...
08/21/2010
I recently had the opportunity to help a client look for a new home in Allentown.  I always knew this was a popular area for artists, but what I did not realize is how beautiful this neighborhood has become and how popular it had become with all types of people.  Singles, families, retirees, etc....
08/20/2010
Here is another great example of how generous the people of Western New York can be.  No matter how hard times are and how high unemployment is, we always find a way to band together and help out a neighbor.  Three weeks ago, downtown lunchers started lining up for fantastic Mexican food at a new...
08/11/2010
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