scarsdale real estate: Third Quarter Home Sales Prove Again- Scarsdale and Edgemont On Top - 10/11/10 10:15 AM
Did the recession hit Scarsdale residents? Believe it or not, this question is making its way around town, and it certainly seems to be a popular topic to discuss at dinners and parties. Undoubtedly, the answer is yes- but probably just in a different way.
While real estate did take a hit, and sales slowed down the past couple of years, it’s certainly on the rise again. Many residents have even joked, “The recession changed our habits, not our wallet.”
Scarsdale and Edgemont real estate is its own little world. Proving that are the third quarter home sales results.
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scarsdale real estate: Why Waiting To Sell Your Home Might Cost You - 08/19/10 04:19 AM
The last couple of years have been difficult for businesses, homeowners and financial markets, to say the very least. Limited credit, economic uncertainty among businesses and consumers, and poor financial performance across industry sectors make people wonder what their long-term strategy should entail.
As homeowners know, the real estate market took a hit in 2008 and 2009. While signs show the Scarsdale real estate market is improving, including Edgemont, many owners are still hesitant to list their homes for sale and would prefer to wait for some unknown future moment when the market will have improved more greatly.
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scarsdale real estate: Double Dip in Real Estate? Scarsdale Begs To Differ - 07/20/10 10:36 AM
It feels like July has barely started, and yet the month is halfway over. Despite the fact that summer is here, and it’s usually a slow time of year, the real estate market continues to impress many.
Already, 5 homes have gone into Conditional Contract since July 1st, while 5 properties are Pending and waiting to close. Looking at the Sold listings, a whopping 22 homes have closed in the first half of July alone. That beats the 13 homes which were sold during the same period of time in 2009.
Double dip? All signs point to “Not in Scarsdale.”
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scarsdale real estate: How Soccer Helped My Real Estate Career - 07/20/10 08:52 AM
When I was younger, soccer was one of the most popular sports to play. I loved it, and played throughout high school and college.
It’s funny how popular the sport is among little kids, yet it is one of the least watched and followed sports in the United States.
Soccer is a team sport, and players must successfully work well with each other in order to win the game. The best teams have come up with a stellar game plan. The team practices and works hard, both together and individually.
There is the goalie, whose job it is to protect the … (5 comments)

scarsdale real estate: 2010 FIRST HALF YEAR REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT - 07/07/10 08:40 AM
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The number of homes sold in Scarsdale in 2010 has increased dramatically versus the same period in 2009. There were 76 homes which had Title pass to new owners in the first six months of this year. That number is up from the 52 homes which sold in 2009, for an increase of over 46%.
The most homes sold, 24 of them, were in the $1,000,000- $1,499,000 price range.
Homes went into contract at a faster pace, however the “Average Days On Market” has increased from 173 days to 209 days.
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scarsdale real estate: Free Summer Concerts in Chase Park - 07/02/10 09:01 AM
Celebrating their 41st anniversary playing in Scarsdale, The Westchester Band performed their second concert last evening in Chase Park in the downtown village.
The Westchester Band is conducted by Alan Hollander, a professional musician since the age of eighteen. He has also conducted the American Wind Ensemble, Larchmont Symphony, and Westchester Pops. Mr. Hollander is also an adjunct professor of Oboe and Music Education for Lehman College, and the band Director.
The free concerts will continue through August 5th. Last night’s show included a performance by Hudson Voices, a 12-voice ensemble. Featured songs included “Memories” and “Phantom of the Opera.”
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scarsdale real estate: Scarsdale Fine Arts Festival - 06/19/10 09:32 AM

Chase Road and Spencer Place were closed down early Saturday morning, June 19th for the arrival of no less than 95 artisans from around the world who were showcasing and selling their creations.
Publicized for weeks, and with the help of sunny blue skies, the event was packed. Artists were able to show off much of their best work, including paintings, sculptures, photographs, jewelry and more.
The town was transformed. Streets usually filled with cars were now filled with people perusing, and some purchasing, the stellar art.
“This is amazing. All of the art is so breathtaking. The amount of … (4 comments)

scarsdale real estate: The Home Inspection Process for Buyers- What You Should Know - 04/13/10 03:48 AM
You've made an offer on a home you'd like to buy, and it's been accepted. Now what?
Time to schedule a home inspection!
Every buyer wants to make sure the home they purchase doesn't fall down around them the day after they buy it.
A home inspection is an excellent tool for a buyer to help determine not only the condition of the home, but to also foresee any major additional costs that might have otherwise gone unnoticed without the help of a home inspection. Although inspections are not a prediction of future performance, they can pinpoint existing problem areas.
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scarsdale real estate: SALES DOUBLE IN SCARSDALE Q1 - 04/07/10 05:57 AM
Sales doubled in the 1st quarter of 2010 in Scarsdale versus the same period in 2009, confirming what many real estate agents already know in the area, the number of home sales in the area are rising.
According to data retrieved from the Westchester-Putnam Multiple Listing Service, the number of days on market for home sales increased in the first quarter, from 180 days in 2009 to 278 days in 2010. But, it's important to note, the first quarter contains many homes that were still in contract from 2009, a year where homes were taking time to sell.
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