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Tax Time

It’s Tax Time!

We’re now in the middle of February, which means more than large boxes of chocolate and mister Punxsutawney Phil seeing his shadow: it’s time to start filing our taxes. While this may be a quick and easy endeavor for some, it can be a “taxing” activity for others. We are in the midst of a…

January Housing Stats

January Housing Stats

It’s the first Saturday in February, which means it’s not only time to look at the January housing stats; it’s also time to look at the year in review!  The Greater Rochester Area of Realtors just released their annual report.  Here are some of the highlights: High demand for fewer homes made for much competition As…

Best Place to Sled

Best Places to Sled in Rochester

If there is one way to enjoy the winter weather here in upstate New York, it’s sledding! Fun for people of all ages (but especially the youngsters), sledding is the perfect and most thrilling way to get the family outside and enjoying the weather. As masters of the cold and tremendous amounts of snow, us…

Rochester NY December Housing Stats

Rochester NY December Housing Stats

Happy 2019! We can’t believe that another year is here. It’s the first Saturday of the month, so let’s take a look at what happened in the Rochester, NY real estate market in December. If a new home at the top of their list of resolutions, serious buyers are already out searching. With the market continuing to…

securing your home

Securing Your House for Holiday Travel

Whether you’re traveling near or far this season, it’s important for you to feel confident in the safety of your home, so that your holidays are very merry and bright! Here are some tips on how to keep your house safe and secure while you travel for the holidays.   1. Plan in advance. Though this…

November Monroe County Real Estate Stats

November Monroe County Real Estate Stats

December is here and it’s the first Saturday of the month too. Which can only mean one thing!  Grab your favorite warm beverage and let’s dive into the November Monroe County real estate stats.  Although the snow is slowly making its way in for a festive white Christmas, it’s still worth getting out to see…

Rochester Holiday Festivals & Events

Rochester Holiday Festivals & Events

You guessed it; the holiday season is almost in full swing! This means there will be lots to do, plan and attend so why not be prepared with what is going on around Rochester, NY. Here are the absolute must-do holiday festivals & events this year. Sweet Creations From now – December 14th, you and…

Monroe County October Real Estate Stats

Monroe County October Real Estate Stats

Hello, November! It’s the first weekend of the month which meant it’s time to take a look at what’s happening in the Monroe County housing market. We’re encouraged by current activity which suggests that we are moving toward a more balanced market.  You can get all the details in the latest 3rd quarter report from…

fall fun

“Fall Fun” Day Trips in Rochester, NY

There is no denying that Rochester is rich in history and knowledge, but it’s also filled with activities for every season. Rochester is beautiful in the fall, and there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy that beauty with your friends and family. From festivals to apple tasting tours, there is bound to be something for…