June 2, 2017

3 BR 2 Bath Ranch in W.Nyack NY Clarkstown Schools

Calling all condo and apartment residents.

We just listed this little jewel in West Nyack.  It will be "live" on the site and ready to view tomorrow.

Ranch with Renovated Country Kitchen and center Island. Sliders Pella W/ inset blinds to entertainment siz deck overlooking large back yard. Newer Windows ...

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Oct. 3, 2016

Buyer No Nos

Often when I'm showing and/or listing property I educate my client on being careful what they share in front of a buyer, seller or even a seller's agent.  So today, I saw this article from Inman and thought my readers would enjoy reading more on this topic. There is ...

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Sept. 26, 2016

Condo or Townhouse What is the Difference between the two?

Eagle Ridge Condos | The Hamlets in Winter 

What's the difference between a condo and a townhouse?

GREAT QUESTION!  It basically has to do with the "type of ownership".

The following explanations are excerpted from: www.homeguides.sfgate.com

The difference between townhouse and condo insurance deal with how ...

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Sept. 24, 2016

Fall Fun in Rockland County NY



Fun things to do in Rockland County NY

HIGHLIGHTS THIS WEEKEND (October 22-23, 2016)

  1. Rockland Historical Society presents  Oct. 20 (7:30-9:00) Reservations required
    "Tappan Zee Bridge: Transforming Rockland County"
  2. OCTOBERFEST - Bear Mountain (Oct. 22-23rd)
  3. Wine Tasting at Torne Valley Vineyards (Oct 22-23rd) $7.00
  4. Goblin Parade | Congers (Oct 22 ...
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Sept. 23, 2016

Nanuet Apartment Complex sells for $147 Million

Do you remember when Avalon Gardens was first built? I do. I admit that I was very disappointed that Rockland County was not getting newer condos for PURCHASE. We sorely need new housing in this area. After a while Avalon Gardens became The Eaves and as you can read below ...

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Sept. 19, 2016

FHA financing restrictions eased as new law is enacted

Is your condo development FHA approvedHave you ever tried to buy a condo in your favorite neighborhood only to have it "shot down" for FHA financing? Here's hope for a change to all that.

HR 3700 - A new law signed by President Obama

Major highlights are the bill will make FHA's re-certification process ...

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Aug. 2, 2016

Rockland Kitchens

Rockland Real Estate

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July 4, 2016

Is your garage burgler proof?

Is your garage burglar proof?  I saw a video today on how easy it is to break into a garage.

On the video they are referring to garage doors with windows.  I remember growing up noticing that many people covered their garage door windows.  I ALWAYS thought they were a ...

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May 13, 2016

Should I get a reverse mortgage

Should you consider a reverse mortgage ???

Talk with your local mortgage professional for all the particulars and details.

Have you spoken to a tax professional. (An attorney or a CPA)
What about the gift tax?
How will it affect you or your heirs estate planning in the future?
Should you ...

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Oct. 25, 2015

Baths of the Rich in the 1800s

I watched an episode of THIS OLD HOUSE yesterday.  I just love looking at how they used to build and improve properties from decades ago.  This would have been a very big deal back in the mid 1800s.   People blamed indoor plumbing for Typhoid and Tuberculosis.

A wood toilet seat ...

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