Explore Larchmont, NY

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
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 Larchmont, 10538 is very desirable and is considered one of the most expensive towns in which to reside in the United States, and many times you have to act quickly before you lose that buying opportunity! I recently represented buyers searching for a waterfront home (this particular home is loc...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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What is the difference between white oak and red oak hardwood? Oak flooring is the most popular species of hardwood here in Larchmont NY.  Oak is a very practical wood, is readily available (grown and made in the US), very affordable and very easy to stain so you can find the color you prefer.  B...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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What are the advantages of Oak Hardwood Floors for your home in Larchmont NY? Oak is the most popular species of hardwood flooring here in Larchmont NY. If you see hardwood in a home, chances are it's oak. Why is oak hardwood flooring so popular? 1. Oak flooring is very affordable since it's grow...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Ceramic tile reglazing is a wonderful and cost effective solution to change the color of your Larchmont NY bathroom tile. Tile reglazing - BEFORE        Do you have one of those dated bathrooms with the pink (or yellow or blue or green) tile with black lines (or if you are a realtor, do you have ...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Everything you ever wanted to know about Carpet runners. In Larchmont NY, carpet runners for the steps have become more and more popular. What are carpet runners? A carpet runner goes on top of your hardwood steps. Unlike wall to wall carpet, carpet runners cover most of the step, but still show ...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Brazilian Cherry Hardwood Flooring is growing in popularity in Larchmont NY.  Its brilliant red color and exquisite graining gives is breathtaking.   As the name implies, Brazilian Cherry hardwood grows in Brazil. Due to the climate and growing cycles, Brazilian Cherry is much harder than the typ...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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If you're looking for a light colored hardwood floor, consider maple  flooring for your home in Larchmont NY. Maple flooring is a light blond color with low graining. It’s a light, smooth look that can open up any room and give a modern, contemporary and northern European feel.     Maple flooring...

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
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I am so proud of my fellow associates! Pam Joyce (Team Yo Adrian) and Sonya Cronin were going to swim this past Saturday in the great yearly "Swim Across America" event raising much needed money for cancer research. The charities benefiting from this year's event are: Swim Across America Laborat...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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 In Larchmont NY, dark hardwood floors are very stylish. Many of my customers love the dark look...they even ask for Ebony. Dark hardwood is sleek and stylish, and it gives your Larchmont home a sophisticated look. How do you get dark hardwood flooring? Most dark hardwoods are stained to make the...

By Ruthmarie Hicks
(Keller Williams NY Realty - 120 Bloomingdale Road #101, White Plains NY 10605)
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Larchmont Condos & Cooperatives: Often when buyers are first looking at Westchester coops and condos, they make a beeline to condo/coop hotspots  like White Plains without giving a passing glance at  some of the towns and villages in the surrounding areas.  But often after looking for a while the...

By Ruthmarie Hicks
(Keller Williams NY Realty - 120 Bloomingdale Road #101, White Plains NY 10605)
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  Larchmont homes are always in demand, even in a bear market, which this decidedly is not.  This update focusses on Larchmont homes  zoned for the Chatsworth Ave Elementary School.  The area  features the best of what a Westchester bedroom community has to offer.  Homes in this particular school...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Finally...I got the new sticker for my lap top...with my new The Flooring Girl logo.  I hope you like it.  I've had it now for close to 2 weeks.   As many of you know, I spend a lot of time in Starbucks in between appointments.  It's a convenient place to get my estimates done while enjoying some...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 20
Everything you ever wanted to know about Carpet runners. In Westchester NY, carpet runners for the steps have become more and more popular. What are carpet runners? A carpet runner goes on top of your hardwood steps. Unlike wall to wall carpet, carpet runners cover most of the step, but still sho...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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What are the advantages of Oak Hardwood Flooring for your home in Westchester NY? Oak is the most popular species of hardwood flooring here in Westchester NY. If you see hardwood in a home, chances are it's oak. Why is oak hardwood flooring so popular? 1. Oak flooring is very affordable since it'...

By Ruthmarie Hicks
(Keller Williams NY Realty - 120 Bloomingdale Road #101, White Plains NY 10605)
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  Larchmont Condos & Cooperatives: Recently, I had two sales at the Stonecrest in Larchmont NY.   The Stonecrest is an upscale cooperative in the heart of the Larchmont P.O.   Larchmont NY has long been a popular destination for buyers of single family homes, but Larchmont is also a popular locat...

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
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I was very fortunate to be showing a property close to Turtle Park the other week, and was able to take photos of Turtle Park - probably the only time it isn't';t busy! It was 9  am.. and as a rule, it is a grand meeting place for young children and their parents/caregivers/family...  It is so po...

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
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We have a great plethora of great mortgage brokers here on Active Rain, but when we meet buyers, and they obviously need a pre-approval to discern how much they can afford to purchase on a property, who do we recommend? and for what reasons?   My company favors Wells Fargo, and we have a special ...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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There are many species of hardwood flooring, and I thought it would be helpful to visualize and explain the different types.  I'm going to focus on the 6 most popular species - oak, maple, hickory, bamboo, brazilian cherry and brazilian walnut.   Oak hardwood flooring - Oak is the most common typ...

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
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One of the first questions I get asked from a potential buyer, is "what is the difference between an assessment and assessed taxes?" So many people get confused, and think that the assessment is either the tax amount, or there is an on-going payment due (yearly assessment)  on the home .. What is...

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
Comments 2
When my husband and I were first looking for a home, it was pre-computer/internet days, and we were clueless. We simply asked an attorney who we knew, and when he answered "New Rochelle". That was it! SO simplistic, and sometimes that is the best answer. If you all know where you wish to live, it...

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