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long island realtors: Springtime Buying Season On The North Shore Of Long Island - 04/21/13 05:41 AM
Spring is here and we can say with certainty that there's a tremendous increase in buyer activity already. The Spring market is turning out to be a great one. While interest rates remain low we are seeing buyers and sellers taking action now! That adds up to good news for both home buyers and sellers. Today's consumers are realizing that their purchasing power is not as strong as it was. That means they don't have the advantage to get more for their dollar if they continue to wait to buy. For sellers, buyers are out and about and they know that inventory is low, so more showings (7 comments)
You may not hear it talked about often, but finding The Right Realtor Team On The North Shore Of Long Island can be the distinction between a happy, stress-free home buying or selling experience, or an unhappy and stressful process. First, The most important part of the process is hiring a Realtor that is ready and able to make a full-time commitment to you. Realtors Larry And Sheila, are a Husband And Wife Professional Real Estate Team that go above and beyond your expectations with wise marketing and sharp negotiating. Second, you'll want The Team with the experience in the surrounding communities, know the market conditions (12 comments)
We didn't have any expectations when we joined ActiveRain. Never thought about where this was going to take us, who we would meet, or what it may do for our business. We joined just to see if there was anything anyone was saying about Real Estate that we could learn about. And learn we did! As we climbed the ranks in our area, we didn't understand the point system, didn't know why so many members were "point crazy" or why there were points at all. We truly do not check our points often. We just blog (49 comments)
Yesterday's special day interrupted our weekly "Techie Tuesday", but we're back today to keep our Series going... The developers are calling it the "on the go" messenger. It was previously known as Walk n Type. We're all so busy these days looking at our handy tools that this app seems like it can be a handy device for all of us who are doing multiple tasks at the same time.
Walkie displays a transparent view-port of what's directly in front of you. This combined with your peripheral vision is enough visual information to help you avoid obstacles. Typing and walking (13 comments)
TourNarrator App Manage your listings and clients better with your notes and feedback from clients. Instantly capture client feedback about a property and use photos, notes, and voice recordings to note buyer comments during or after a showing. There's a small fee for this App, but we think you'll like it. Looking at multiple homes can be a daunting experience leaving buyers somewhat confused and indecisive. TourNarrator solves that problem by using your iPhone to capture photos, notes, or even voice recordings, of the most (or least) attractive features of a home. Instantly capture the key points they talk (14 comments)
long island realtors: Thinking Of Selling Your Home Or Condo? - 10/21/12 06:57 AM
Thinking of Selling Your Home or Condo On The North Shore Of Long Island? Call Larry And Sheila, Realtor's 631-805-4400 A Realtor should be hired for their Integrity, trust and skill... A Realtor should be hired for the strength of their marketing plan... A Realtor's objective should be to (9 comments)
long island realtors: North Shore Long Island Realtors | Buy Or Sell Your Home With Larry & Sheila - 07/08/12 03:34 AM
North Shore Long Island Realtors | Buy Or Sell Your Home With Larry & Sheila The rewards of owning a home on The North Shore Of Long Island are many, both personal and financial. There's no reason to put off buying a home now. We can work as your Buyers Agent on your road to homeownership here on Long Island. LARRY AND SHEILA are Realtors with Charles Rutenberg Realty and we are Certified Buyer Representatives and Certified Negotiation Specialists. LARRY AND SHEILA are your Long Island Real Estate Connection and can be reached at 631-805-4400. We are familiar with The North Shore of Long (18 comments)
Do We Buy A Long Island Home Without A Basement? We're working with out of state clients from Mississippi who asked, "should we buy a Long Island Home without a basement"? Here on Long Island it is not uncommon to have a basement, however there are homes that do not have them. Some communities do not have basements due to a mulitiplicity of factors like where it's located, when it was built, the extra cost that was involved, type of home, if it is too close to water levels, etc. A key important question is how does it compare to other houses in the neighborhood? (24 comments)
long island realtors: Buyer's Ask...Is This Staying When We Buy The Long Island House? - 01/14/12 07:18 AM
Buyer's Ask...Is This Staying When We Buy Our Long Island House? Our question to you Larry and Sheila is when we do buy our Long Island house, will the chandeliers, refrigerator and washer and dryer stay? Didn't think much about this question before until we starting working with several relocation buyers. You see, in different parts of the country, standard items that stay with the house are not the same. Real estate varies widely based on what is acceptable in a particular market and local custom. For instance, here on Long Island, the appliances stay. Refrigerator, washer and dryer, wall (15 comments)
long island realtors: Long Island Real Estate | The Right Realtors - 01/06/12 08:43 PM
Long Island Real Estate | The Right Realtors You may not hear it talked about often, but finding the right real estate agent can be the distinction between a happy, stress-free home buying or home selling experience, or an unhappy and stressful experience. Above all, you will need to be able to count on your Realtor to work in your best interests. The first most important part of the process is hiring a Realtor that is ready and able to make a full-time commitment to you. Larry And Sheila, Realtors with Charles Rutenberg Realty, go above and beyond your expectations with smart marketing, and (13 comments)
long island realtors: If Your Long Island Home Has Been Sitting On The Market Too Long... - 11/27/11 07:29 AM
If Your Long Island Home Has Been Sitting On The Market Too Long... It's not unusual for homes to remain on the market these days. Since there's a large inventory of homes, it's considered a buyer's market. Even with the holidays in full bloom, buyers are out looking, but they are looking for the best deal they can get or they will choose another property. If your home has been sitting on the market and you have received NO offers, or if you've received only low offers, there may be a few things you can do to get an edge on the competition and get yours SOLD. Here are Larry and (16 comments)
long island realtors: Long Island Buyers And Seller |10 Tips to Make Packing Easy - 06/08/11 06:26 AM
Long Island Buyers And Seller |10 Tips to Make Packing Easy If you want to make moving easier, it could be all about how you pack. When you're moving, packing is the main task. If you know how to pack, it will make the whole thing much smoother. Here are 10 tips to help make packing a little easier for the move. 1. Try to Simplify ~ Sort and get rid of the items that will not be making the move with you. Avoid packing stuff you don't use. 2.Work One Room At A Time ~ Try to concentrate on smaller tasks that make it (18 comments)
As Licensed Realtor's here on The North Shore of Long Island in Suffolk County New York, Larry and Sheila, Realtors with Charles Rutenberg Realty, enjoy working with buyers in their search for their new residence, whether it's a single family residiential home, a condo or thownhouse, or they are downsizing and want a more leisure lifestyle at one of our 55 and over active adult communities. Working in the Long Island New York market, we have gained some great working relationships with buyers young, (10 comments)
long island realtors: Long Island New York | Dog Run Parks in Nassau County Long Island - 05/01/11 06:03 AM
Dog Run Parks in Nassau County Long Island Spring is here and man's best friend is ready to play again with his friends at one of Long Island's Nassau County Parks. Although Nassau County does not allow dogs in county parks, they make an exception with the following designated dog runs. Here is a list of Dog Runs sponsored by the Nassau County Parks Department. Always call in advance for hours if parking fees apply. Remember, dogs are not allowed in other areas of these parks. Cedar Creek Park Dog Run The dog run features separate areas for large and small dogs. To find it, (14 comments)
Long Island New York | Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist Long Islander's have you completed your spring home maintenance checkup? After a long winter most of us are more than ready for spring weather. However, the severe winter elements may have had an impact on the exterior of your home. Here are 7 home maintenance tips for your Long Island Home this Spring ~ 1. Check for possible damage to the roof from missing or broken shingles.
2. Cut back tree limbs and shrubs growing close to your house or that may be touching your roof. 3. Repair cracked or broken driveways and walks. 4. (13 comments)
long island realtors: Long Island New York | Entertainment On Long Island - 04/07/11 07:32 AM
Long Island New York | Entertainment On Long Island There is first class entertainment at Long Island's live theater and music venues. Here are where some performances take place... Rock Stars regularly fill the 14,354 seat Nikon Theater at Jones Beach the 17,500 capacity Nassau ~ 516-221-1000 Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale with a 17,500 capacity ~ 516-794-9303 The Tilles Center in Brookville at CW Post Campus is one of Long Island's premier performing arts center ~ 516-299-3100 The Theatre at Westbury ~ 516-247-5205
The Brookhaven Amphiteater Arts & Cultural Center At Bald Hill in Farmingville (8 comments)
long island realtors: Long Island New York | Springtime Buying Season Is Here! - 04/03/11 07:47 AM
Long Island New York | Springtime Buying Season Is Here! Spring has arrived and we can say with certainty that there's a tremendous increase in buyer activity. We fully expect that the spring market will be a great one. While interest rates remain low, home selection remains abundant. We are seeing seasoned buyers and sellers taking action now! That adds up to good news for homebuyers and sellers. Since the number of home selection of inventory is still very strong, today's consumers realize their purchasing power is still strong. That means they have the advantage and ability to get (11 comments)
long island realtors: Pay It Forward At The Fruit Market Ha Ha Ha! - 03/19/11 07:36 AM
PAY IT FORWARD AT THE FRUIT MARKET Ha Ha Ha! As we were walking down one of the aisles at the fruit market, an elderly woman grabs onto Larry's arm and starts walking with us. We smile at her and then she starts to put some grapes in our cart. We asked if she was with anyone and she said no and continues to walk holding onto Larry. She adds some tomatoes, bananas, and oranges into our cart and then said she needs eggs. So we add the eggs for her. We had huge smiles on our face as (17 comments)
A woman with a foreign accent and who spoke no english at all tried to communicate with the counter staff who were pre-occupied with so many other orders. We saw what was happening and handed her the take-out menu and pointed to the photos that they had hanging on their walls. She now understood and pointed to the items that she wanted. We circled them for her and she handed the menu to the clerks. She now had a BIG (19 comments)
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