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By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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 Buying a home anywhere is a challenge. In Cohoes NY, it is no exception.  There are things you can watch out for when buying a home for sale in Cohoes NY.Make your life simpler by reading on! For more information on buying or selling a home in Cohoes, visit https://mccurdyrealestate.com/.Offering money you don’t haveIt’s important to be prepared when buying a house especially when it comes to your finances. Being properly funded is a key element to home buying.When taking out a mortgage it is imperative for you to finish the application process and await the approval before looking for a home. Homes for sale in Cohoes NY sell quickly so it is best to have your money on hand.Not considering long-term needsThe purchase of the house is not the only thing you will be spending on. After pur...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Buying a home in Cohoes NY is no easy task. From choosing a property to looking for a reliable Realtor®, you have to consider a lot of things before pulling the switch. While home shopping can be fun, you should never forget to think through your finances and many other factors before making a leap into ownership. Since homeownership is one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make in your life, there are certain things you should absolutely know before making a purchase. Here are the things you should know if you are looking to buy a home in Cohoes: Don’t Focus on Your Life Today One of the biggest mistakes homebuyers commit nowadays is snapping up a home, thinking that the life they live today is the same as the life they’ll live tomorrow. Homeownership is a huge financial...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Are you planning to put your home up for sale this year? There’s a difference between selling a home, and selling a home fast. For a home to sell fast, it must be appealing, priced right and move-in ready. You have to make the effort to make your Guilderland NY property stand out against the competition. How do you make your home attractive to buyers? Here are five must-do improvements to get the offers rolling. Spruce up your curb appeal. When selling your home, your home’s first impression is the only impression. The first thing a buyer sees even before they step in your property is the front yard, so make sure to improve your landscape before you list your home.  How do you increase your home’s curb appeal?  Everything outside the front door contributes to the curb appeal, so walk ou...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Getting your home ready to sell? Gone are the days when you simply have to post a “For Sale” sign on your front yard.  These days in a highly competitive real estate market where there’s a sea of houses for sale in Cohoes, you need to step up your game and make all the effort to ensure your home stands out.  It’s not just about standing out and being more appealing, it’s also about getting the best price.  Make your buyer fall in love with your home  If you are wondering how to sell your home fast and for top dollar against despite stiff competition, here are the ten things you must do. 1. Engage the service of a great real estate agent.  Skipping the help of a real estate agent seems like a great way of saving thousands of dollars when you are selling your home. But did you know that w...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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 Closing costs in Cohoes, NY vary widely based on the market and the kind of property While many of us think that costs are only associated with buying a home, not many realize that selling your property also comes with certain fees. Having a clear understanding of this will prevent you from a lot of unwanted surprises when it is time to close the sale.  It’s no secret that the price of a house depends a lot on where it’s located. Same thing with closing costs. These are more expensive in places where the cost of living is also higher. These are influenced by laws and customs governing each state. New York has the second-highest closing costs! If you’re a seller, closing costs can take a substantial portion of the proceeds from your deal. Here is a general guide to how you can budget an...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Comfort and peace in a highly desirable locationIf you long to live in a quiet and conveniently located home, this Schenectady home for sale is what you are looking for.  Well-loved and properly maintained, this home has been updated with a water heater, a new bathroom and new paint.  It also offers central air conditioning. Built in the Colonial style, it features 3 beds and 1.5 baths with 1,380 square feet of living space for you to enjoy. It has an open concept layout, perfect for modern living.  The main floor features a bright and airy living room with gleaming laminate flooring. Relaxation comes easy when you are in a light and airy environment, which you can find in this room. This living room opens to a lovely dining area and a large and fully equipped kitchen featuring a range ...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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A maintenance free townhome is waiting for you Are you looking for a move-in ready home which offers a retreat from your busy city life? If you are, this ranch style Cohoes townhome for sale is the one you are looking for. Quietly nestled in the leafy neighborhood of Cohoes, this townhome offers 2 beds, 2 baths and 1,218 square feet of living space.  You’ll love its open floor plan which features hardwood floors throughout the main floor. This home’s living room is bright and stylish and features neutral tone walls. If you love entertaining, this space can accommodate a good number of people, so you can invite your friends over. Your inner chef will be excited to cook in this townhome's gourmet kitchen. It has a roomy kitchen and with stainless steel appliances along with plenty of stor...
By Dawn McCurdy - Real Estate Broker, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga & Schen Counties
(McCurdy Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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What makes the homes in Cohoes NY stand out? Cohoes, NY is an integrated city. It is the second largest city in the north eastern corner of Albany County in the United States. It’s known for the name, Spindle City, due to the growth of textile manufacturing in the 19th century.   And true to its name, Cohoes draws its community together through the diverse and comfortable real estate properties this place offers.  When is the best time to move into one of the homes for sale in Cohoes NY? That would be now. Expect a promising economy, educated population and nearby recreational activities for all residents. There’s a variety of talented arts and cultural amenities throughout the metropolitan area. School ratings are above average. I’m personally smitten by several tourist spots like the ...

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