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Small Boutique Residential Real Estate Company located in the New Orleans area. Individualized service..



What's new is that now you can get the driving directions you have always been able to get but in addition now you can get public transporation times and routes when you enter in an address, either train or bus, and you can get walking routes as well.  Very cool to help getting around. Check out ...
Real Estate agents have all kinds of ways of going from beginning to end in a Real Estate transaction.  Some agents put in an offer, communicate attorney information and then disappear into some large black hole never communicating the progress of the deal.  Others agents will return an email or ...
  Below is a link to the article that appeared in the local newspaper in Westchester County, The Journal News.  According to the Westchester Putman MLS 3rd Quarter Report: 1.  Home owners in Westchester County it would seem that a greater ability to hold their properties off the market and wait f...
I think there are misunderstandings between buyers, sellers, agents because expectations aren't expressed or clearly understood.  So some rules of the road. If you fill out a form on a website it is possible that an agent will contact you.  We are people too. If you would prefer to not have a con...
While the internet provides a load of information I am hearing more and more that it is difficult to pull of this information together and know what to do.  That is what Real Estate Agents bring to the table.  We are the guides through the buying and selling process.  We have the experience to ex...
You are a home buyer.  You look for homes in one of the most prestigious communities in Westchester County and you find a home but there is just one problem.  The house backs a golf course.  You decide to buy the house anyway.  You live there happily for several years and there are no problems wi...
According to the New York State Association of REALTORS® the August 2008 sales fell 20% compared to August of 2007.  The August 2008 median was $225,000 10% lower that the August 2007 median of $249,000.  In Westchester County the numbers are: The median prices in August 06 was      $749,000    ...
Now I am really upset.  Where is my blog tab. I want my old view of blog posts back.  I don't want to go to Channels or Professional Channels or go to my state I want to look at my favorites.  This is enough for me to leave the site.  This is getting to be way to many changes, too quickly.  Pleas...
I recently had an exchange with a young lady who was looking for a rental.  She called and said she was going crazy trying to find a rental property.  She had been using an agent who she thought was really sweet and nice and she felt badly.  She called me on her way to see a rental she found on C...
Westchester County, New York has it all.  Check out our Orchards, our Nature Centers and our working farms where you can go apple picking or enjoy all of the fall activities for the kids. All within 20 minutes or so from mid Westchester County. Outhouse Orchards, Hardscrabble Road, North Salem, N...

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