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By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
Comments 48
There are tons of people out there who'd love to purchase a home but don't have much money saved.  Often these people believe that they have no shot at buying a home.There are actually many ways to buy a home with very little money, possibly even with no money!  It's very important when trying to...

By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
Comments 25
One of the most controversial topics in the real estate industry are open houses.  Like with anything, there are PROs and CONs to open houses.As a home seller, your real estate agent should be doing everything to put your interests first.  So the question I present to every home seller is, "do op...

By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
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What Happened During March 2017 In The Brighton NY Real Estate Market?Good afternoon fellow Rochester residents!  I hope this post finds you well after a long Easter weekend! We're more than half way through April and the weather is starting to look more and more like spring here in Rochester!Tha...

By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
Comments 2
How Did Real Estate In Webster NY Perform In February 2017?Happy Wednesday fellow Rochesterians!  The month of March is almost 1/3 of the way complete and just like the rest of 2017, this month is flying by.Thank you for stopping by and checking out this Webster NY real estate market report.  In ...

By Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester
(Howard Hanna Real Estate Services)
Comments 48
274 Winchester Street, Rochester N.Y. 14615 has been relisted with Nothnagle Realtor's and a list price of $73,900. The Open House is scheduled for Sunday 4/17/16 from noon to two p.m.This three bedroom one bath has newer vinyl replacement windows, an updated electrical panel box, hardwood floors...

By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
Comments 9
During the first quarter of the year is when most municipalities will send out their tax bills for the upcoming year.  This time of the year is less than exciting for most homeowners.  Property taxes, depending on where you live, can be a very large sum of money!There are some homeowners who get ...

By Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester
(Howard Hanna Real Estate Services)
Comments 13
It's coming May 8 - 17 2015 the Lilac Festical is coming to Rochester, New York.https://www.google.com/maps/vt/data=RfCSdfNZ0LFPrHSm0ublXdzhdrDFhtmHhN1u-gM,Li561X6sSsKGG8cusb_QK6-DJO1iUt_rtu1O1_uqCf7ej_AbP--7MUieyL0UXfoN_sJY_0mBL50bAWdlpjD-I6lPZqLnkzyafBbDYegL3zOUzJQP-VQQpEt6G2j2XZMHUw  There is ...

By Morris Massre, Real Estate Instructor Broward County Florida
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Rochester, NY is my comeback city.  I  live in South Florida, but make it a point to travel to Rochester and surrounding area every year.  It started out as a friendly visit to a friend's place, but now I actually enjoy going there and exploring.    What I have noticed over the years is that Roch...

By Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester
(Howard Hanna Real Estate Services)
Comments 12
44 Emeralda Road, Gates(Rochester), New York 14624 will be held open today from 1pm to 3pm 06/08/14. Listed by the Jeff Scofield Team at RE/MAX Plus List Price now: $124,900 PRICE REDUCED! Seller is motivated- make an offer. Completely renovated contemporary home with pristine double lot on a dea...

By BRAD NEWTON-Pittsford NY- CBR®-SFR®-SRES®-Lic. R.E. Salesperson, Helping Rochester Families Make the Right Move !
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
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Avoid These 8 First-Time Home Buyer Mistakes   You have decided its too expensive to rent any longer and have been saving and skimping two years for a sizeable down payment. Excitement kicks in when you,  a first time home buyer, sees “the one”.  Will you Avoid the 8 First-Time Home Buyer Mistake...

By TJ Harrington, TJ Harrington
(USA Choice Realty, LLC)
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USA Choice Realty – A Leader in Turn Key Real Estate Investment Properties! USA Choice Realty is a real estate agency that assists investors in purchasing turn-key single family investment properties in Rochester New York and in select cities throughout the United States. USA Choice Realty utili...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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Are you planning on buying a home and not sure how to go about it? Should you work with a buyer's agent, or just call the listing agents for the homes you want to see directly? Especially if you've never bought a home before, this can be a confusing decision! As a buyer's agent myself, I believe ...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
Comments 3
I apologize that I haven't blogged in so long. Business has been unusually busy for the holiday season, which is a good thing! I love showing houses this time of year. Homes look so cozy with their holiday decorations. As long as the sellers don't go overboard, it can really make it easy for buye...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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Looking for something to do tomorrow? Come out and support local artists at the Mayday Underground Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair! The fair will be taking place at the Main Street Armory at 900 East Main Street in Rochester, and it will go from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, November 3rd. There will b...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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As an independent contractor, I spent a decent amount of time working from my home office. My dog, Bear, is constantly by my side. I like to joke that he's my "office assistant". Sure, he pesters me sometimes when he wants something, but I'm extremely thankful for his loyalty and companionship.  ...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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It's a difficult economy. I frequently meet wonderful people who are eager to own their own homes but, for whatever reason, are not in the right place financially yet. Often, it's because their credit was dinged in years past and they can't yet qualify for a mortgage. If you're in that situation,...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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Does buying your first home in the Greater Rochester Area seem downright SCARY? Does the thought of applying for a mortgage make you SQUEAMISH? Does the prospect of searching for the perfect home make you QUAKE IN YOUR BOOTS? Does the potential of having the deal on your dream home fall through c...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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Tonight is a night that many of us in the Rochester area and elsewhere around the country will be attending Halloween festivities. It's a great time to have fun with our friends and family! I just want to remind everyone to be safe tonight. Don't forget your designated driver, and be safe on the ...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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In a previous post, I answered the question, "But, Why Should I Sign a Buyer Representation Agreement?" As promised, I'm now going to highlight some benefits a buyer receives by becoming a Buyer's Agent's client. Many people don't realize that, according to New York State law, if you don't have a...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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Imagine this scenario: You're a first-time home buyer. You've been speaking on the phone to a real estate agent, and you set up a time to meet at her office for a buyer consultation. You gather up the printouts of the homes you've been browsing online and drive to the office. The agent greets you...

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