Bedford Real Estate News
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Thursday | via The Cortlandt Daily Voice
A $9 million deal for a home at Greystone on Hudson, the highest figure for a Westchester County home this year, was sold in nine days at the 100-acre private enclave in Tarrytown. It is the first completed sale at Greystone, a project that will include 21 homes on 2-5 acre parcels. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via The Eastchester Daily Voice
Masterton Road in Bronxville has been one of the community's highly coveted blocks for years. It offers convenience, charming homes and the town's superior schools. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via The White Plains Daily Voice
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Rand Realty released findings from a national survey conducted by its national brand Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate and the Asian Real Estate Association of America , that reveal the impact of the ancient design philosophy, feng shui, on the home buying mindset and preferences of Chinese-Americans. While Chinese aesthetic and cultural traditions have long fascinated the Western world, this study sheds light on its influence in the U.S., as Chinese-Americans and international Chinese buyers represent an increasingly powerful force, particularly in the Hudson Valley and northern New Jersey housing markets. Comment?
Monday Aug 17 | via Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
New foreclosure filings have begun to level off in New York but remain higher than they were prior to the housing crisis, according to a report Monday from the state Comptroller's Office. There were 43,868 new foreclosure cases filed last year in New York courts, down from 46,696 the previous year, Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office found. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 12 | via News Times
Nationally between April and June, lower Fairfield County had the second steepest drop in the price of the median home sold, according to data published by the National Association of Realtors . In the Bridgeport-Stamford area in the second quarter, the median home sold for $403,500, according to NAR , a 5.6 percent decline from the same three-month period in 2014. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Atlantic
This past week, financial news has seen a variety of panicked headlines and wire photos of sad men as a volatile global market has put investors on edge . Previously optimistic analysts have decidedly changed their tune on whether the U.S. Federal Reserve will be raising interest rates in September: Earlier this month, 82 percent of economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expected a rate hike in the near future. Comment?
Thursday | via The Washington Post
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index posted the biggest two-day surge since 2009 as a relief rally swept across global markets and the economy grew stronger than expected in the second quarter. U.S. stocks briefly pared gains in late-afternoon trading, trimming an advance of as much as 2.5 percent in the S&P 500 to less than 0.5 percent before resuming its climb, indicating markets are still vulnerable to violent swings. Comment?
Thursday | via Iol.co.za
New York is filled with careerwomen looking to find success. This series follows the lives of some of these career-focused New Yorkers. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via Asbury Park Press
Go away! 5 things to know about Jackson 'no-knock' laws Residents can sign up for Jackson's 'no-knock' registry and be free from door-to-door solicitors. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via DNAinfo.com
While the neighborhood may have plenty of parkland, outdoor terrace space is harder to come by on the Upper West Side, brokers say. Step inside any prewar apartment on landmarked West End Avenue or stroll past the low-rise buildings on Amsterdam Avenue and you'll find historic charm and a quaint feel - but you won't see a lot of balconies or terraces jutting out. Comment?
1 min ago | via ThinkProgress
The only thing Theo Watson has left to remember his family's home in New Orleans's Lower Ninth Ward is one picket from the white picket fence that surrounded the property. Everything else was completely destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. Comment?
3 min ago | via Patch.com
Check out this map and list if you need help finding out where to go apple-picking with family and friends this season. Comment?
30 min ago | via MLive.com
A recent study placed Flint dead last, saying the city has the least healthy real estate market out of 300 U.S. cities. A study conducted by WalletHub compared 300 cities on 14 criteria including affordability, vacancy and foreclosure rates. Comment?
44 min ago | via KFVS12
Chicago's Divvy bike-share program is hoping to expand with the help of property owners who want bicycle stations near their buildings. The city announced the first such deal on Friday, saying real-estate developer AMLI Residential paid for a Divvy station to be set up outside two of its apartment buildings in the South Loop area. Comment?
47 min ago | via Hometown Annapolis
Maryland law requires a real estate licensee to present an agency form to the buyer, seller or a rental tenant prospect at the time of the first meeting. Since a prospect's legal rights are affected, it is imperative that the prospect understand which type of agency they are working under. Comment?
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