It’s always one of the first questions people ask me, “How’s the real estate market?” In recent boom years and with the decline, it’s on everyone’s mind… buyers, sellers and homeowners who are just curious about their own investments. Blogs and the real estate websites have certainly fueled the fire and satisfied the curiousity. Now there is Listingbook.com. Listingbook is … Continue reading Are you a real estate junkie?
Twenty eight homes have sold in the Byram Hills School District from January 1,2009 through July 17, 2009. The traditional spring market got off to a late start but buyers are out scouting to make their purchases again. There are twenty four homes in contract. Breakdown of price range of Sold properties: $475,000-$749,000 6 homes sold $750,000-$999,000 4 homes … Continue reading Recently Sold Homes in Armonk
Short sales and foreclosed properties can range in value from poor quality to luxury. What all these properties have in common is that the money owed on them is more that the fair market value. Buyers assume that these distressed properties are the best to buy because you can get them at rock bottom prices. … Continue reading Are short sales and foreclosed properties in Armonk such a good deal?
In reviewing the houses that are in contract for sale and have sold since January 1, 2009 within the Byram Hills School District, there are a few emerging trends. This data is based from statistics of homes listed on the Westchester Multiple Listing Service. The weakest price range for homes in contract and sold in … Continue reading Armonk Home Sales Show Emerging Trends
Is the love affair with granite countertops over? The “green” revolution and trendsetters need for a cleaner look are the impetus for new materials to give kitchens and baths that stylish kick. The same questions remain…how durable is it? Will it stain or crack? Does it need to be resealed? How much does it cost to buy, install … Continue reading Home renovations..Trendsetters are looking at new materials!