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On a private cul-de-sac, high on a hill, sits this Englist Tudor with 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full and 1 Powder Room. Oversized living with high ceilings, moldings, wood burning fire place and french doors leading to a front porch.Master Bedroom and Bath, 2 Bedrooms and One Hall Bath with a au/pair or pare...
High Ranch on 1/2 Acre, cul-de-sac location.  This home is in the Ardsley School District with Town of Greenburgh Recreation and you can park at the Hartsdale Train Station.  The home has a Scarsdale (mailing address).  There are 4 bedrooms, three bathrooms.  One bedroom/bath is on the lower leve...
Did everyone notice?  Am I the last to the party?  At some point today Active Rain membership slid past the 40,000 member mark.  Isn't that amazing.  The rankings are rising.  On several search criteria in my area my Active Rain posts are popping up.  Its' way cool.  Even with all the agents I sp...
   Just released by the Westchester-Putnam Multiple Listing Service are the housing statistics for Westchester County, New York.  The median price for a single family home in Westchester County is now $700,000 which is down 2.1%.  The number of homes sold increased to 1363, which is 1.3%. From th...
I have been on Active Rain for a few months now.  I find the participation amazing, the quality of the posts, the amount of information that is available and for the most part the wonderful attitude and sense of community.  The individuals who started and watch over us do just a wonderful job.  I...
I am being asked often what the market is like in Westchester County, so I thought I would take a look at some of the reports from Westchester-Putnam Multiple Listing Service, a historical look to see what has happened over time.                              YEAR             SINGLE FAMILY #OF SAL...
  Today I had a very nice new Client, first time buyers. We have spent some time on the internet previewing listings.  Go over how the taxes and the STAR program in New York State works. We narrowed the list down to 15 houses and as we went from house to house and I spoke to them further we start...
This was absolutely great. It is Saturday evening.  I am sitting at my computer and something came to me that is really quite amuzing.  This morning I was watching some of the morning shows. Clicking around and trying to find something that could hold my interest for more than three minutes.  Fin...
   Well, I guess this blogging thing is not always as innocent as one would like or think.  It seems that the CEO of Whole Foods has been lurking on various web sites around the internet anonymously for the past 8 years.  He has made comments about his own company and disparaging comments about o...
I was just reading a post by Lynn Pope about realestate.com vs realtor.com.  She is now in a bad situation with realestate.com.  This leads me to write this post because I have been where she is now and she may have a long battle in front of her to straighten this out.  A few things come to mind....

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