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By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty publication that highlights Spring 2017 Events is now available!  This guide provides information on various types of events that are planned for not only the Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester counties in New York, but also northern New Jersey.If you ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between March 5th through 11th 2017. There were two new listings this week. The number of homes on the market remained steady with 90 from last week. Inventory continues to remain low.The new listings that were added to Mo...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Monroe, NY real estate results are now available for the February 2017 period.The median sales price in Monroe NY during February 2017 was $293K, a 19% increase over the same time period last year, and 28% higher than the previous month. The highest priced home to sell in February was a four ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between February 26th and March 4, 2017. There were four new listings this week. The number of homes on the market is now at 90 which reflects a gain of three since last week. While inching up, inventory remains much lower...

By Diane Beckmann
(Imagine Properties NY)
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Do you want a seat on the Warwick Valley School Board?  Three spots open up later this year as members' terms expire.  If you've ever been interested in strengthening your child's education, now's your chance. Are You Eligible for a Seat on the Warwick Valley School Board?In order to be considere...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between February 19th to 25th, 2017. There were four new listings this week. The number of homes on the market remained steady the last several weeks, with 87 available homes in inventory.The four new listings that were ad...

By Diane Beckmann
(Imagine Properties NY)
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Warwick NY libraries offer kids so much more than dusty old books (not that there's anything wrong with dusty old books).  They open up a world of discovery for kids of all ages.  Gone are the days when you simply went to the library to check out a book or do research for a project.  Today's libr...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between February 12th to 18th, 2017. There were four new listings this week. There are currently 87 homes available in Monroe, which is a slight rise from last week. Inventory is slowly increasing in the area. Monroe NY ha...

By Diane Beckmann
(Imagine Properties NY)
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Back in 2010, the Warwick Community Garden began as a small gardening project.  By 2011, it had doubled in size.  With the addition of a drip irrigation system in 2013, the garden truly flourished.  It's been a local staple ever since.  To prepare for this year's crop, a Warwick Community Garden ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Monroe, NY real estate results are now available for the January 2017 period.The median sales price in Monroe NY during January 2017 was $230K, a 3% increase over the same time period last year, and significantly lower than the previous month. January sales included a foreclosure, short sale,...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between February 5th to 11th, 2017. There were five new listings this week. Even with those adds, inventory in Monroe remains low. In the last week, the inventory dropped from 85 available homes to 82, the lowest level in ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between January 29th and February 4th, 2017. There were seven new listings this week. Even with those adds, inventory in Monroe remains low. As of February 6th, there are only 85 houses on the market. While that might soun...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty 4Q16 Market Report is available!   This quarterly report covers Orange County (including Monroe). It also covers the following Hudson Valley counties: Rockland and Westchester. While real estate is very local, in general the Hudson Valley area saw very stron...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below is the new single family home that came on the market in Monroe NY between January 22nd and 28th. This is the only new listing for the week. I did not include listings which were taken off the market for some reason and are back on. If you are in the market for a home in Monroe NY, or if yo...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family home listings that came on the market in Monroe NY between January 15th and 21st. These include new listings, not those which were taken off the market for some reason and are back on. If you are in the market for a home in Monroe NY, or if you are thinking of sell...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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As mentioned last week, on a weekly basis I will highlight new single family home listings in Monroe NY. I will only include brand new listings not those which were taken off the market for some reason and are back on. If you are in the market for a home in Monroe NY, or if you are thinking of se...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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This is the first edition of a new series about the Monroe NY real estate market. Each week of the year, I will highlight new single family home listings in Monroe NY. I will only include brand new listings and will not include those situations where a house expired, was under contract, or was te...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The median sales price for single family homes in the town of Monroe NY during 2016 was $269K. That price point would get the buyer a 3 to 4 bedroom bi-level/raised ranch home with 2 bathrooms, about 1700 square feet of living space, a garage, in-window air conditioning, and about a third acre of...

By Kate Talarico, RESA, Top Orange County Home Decorator & Stager
(Kates Home Staging and Interior Design)
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For some reason I am drawn to older architecture.  I find it absolutely beautiful and the structural details just amazing.Here are photos of two local churches in my area:This is one of the reasons I live in Goshen, New York.  The local village brings you back to a much earlier time and I find it...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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2016 Monroe NY Real Estate ResultsThe real estate sales results for 2016 are now available as seen by the chart below. The overall story for 2016 was healthy volume. In 2015, a total of 169 homes were sold in the Monroe NY area, but in 2016, that number jumped to 227, an increase of 34%. That bei...

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