Rochester NY Real Estate Blog-Kristal Perrone Realtor®

Real Estate Agent - Hunt Real Estate- Columbus Division
Information for buyers, sellers, and other Realtors about various topics relating to real estate.



A house is only worth what a buyer will pay for it.  It's possible that home sellers are bringing down the price without even knowing it.  With that being said, ask yourself what are your buyers seeing when they visit your home.  Is it dirty?  Does it stink?  In all markets, especially this one,...
The buzz this week has been the 8,000 tax credit for first time home buyers that does not need to be paid back.  We are still waiting to find out for sure if this can be claimed when you file in 2009, instead of 2010.  I am waiting to hear back from the president of our mortgage company as well a...
  The Planning Board will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m., March 9, regarding development plans for the former Newport House.The hearing, at Town Hall, 1280 Titus Ave., will be to receive public comments on the proposed project's environmental impact statement, covering topics such as parking, tr...
Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy will be among a group of mayors invited to meet with President Obama Vice President Joseph Biden and five Cabinet members Friday to discuss the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - the nationwide effort to create jobs, jump-start growth and transform the economy. ...
The "American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009," passed the House and Senate on Friday, February 13,2009(edited)The President did sign this bill on Feb. 17th.   The new bill provides for a $8,000 tax credit that would be available to first-time home buyers for the purchase of a principal res...
There is an update on the stimulus plan.  A new agreement has been reached on the the newest stimulus plan which is coming in at $789 Billion right.  Unfortunately, the newest deal also has effectively cut out the proposed $15,000 Home Buyer Tax Credit. One of the keys to jump starting housing ag...
There has been a lot of talk about the 7,500 tax credit for first time home buyers.  The homebuyer's tax credit was intended to stimulate the housing industry.  Many felt it was more like a interest free loan because it had to be paid back over 15 years.  Well now this may be replaced by a $15,0...
Rochester is a city in Monroe County, New York State, south of Lake Ontario in the United States. The Rochester metropolitan area is the second largest economy in New York State, behind the New York City metropolitan area.  Known as The World's Image Centre, it was also once known as The Flour Ci...


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