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By Mike Liess
(Coldwell Banker Custom Realty)
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http://www.PenfieldRealtor.com Penfield, NY Real Estate and Homes for sale. Award Winning Real Estate Agent, Realtor. Penfield Native and current Penfield resident, the "Mike Liess Real Estate Group" is team dedicated to servicing both Buyers and Sellers in Penfield and surrounding towns. Are you...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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Autumn is my favorite time of year. The weather is getting comfortably cool, the leaves are changing to their brilliant oranges, reds, and yellows, and there's so much to do in the Rochester area! Here are some of my favorite autumn activities:   Apple Picking. There's something satisfying about ...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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How ironic. Just days ago I posted a blog entry entitled To Buy, or Not to Buy? touting the benefits of buying a home in the Rochester area. Now, it appears that MSN agrees with me! Yesterday, MSN Real Estate published an article entitled 66 cities where buying makes sense. In it, they refer to n...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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If you listen to the evening news, chances are good you've heard some negative news about the real estate market recently. The housing market continues to drop, another large financial institution declares bankruptcy, foreclosure rates remain at their peak, etc. It's no wonder many buyers are afr...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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In a little over a week, Lollypop Farm in Fairport will be hosting their 11th annual Barktober Fest! Date: 9/27/08Time: 9 am-3 pmLocation: Egypt Park (next to Lollypop Farm) Barktober Fest features a 5-mile run for the most ambitious canines (and owners!), a more leisurely 1.5-mile walk on a scen...

By Kristen Wahl, CBR
(Re/Max Plus)
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These are my pets. Fluffy is a 17-year-old cat I've had since he was a kitten, and Bear is a 4-year-old Border Collie Mix I adopted from Lollipop Farm this past spring. I adore them both and can't imagine life without them. They bring me so much joy and contentment. As I was trapped on the couch ...

By Bernard P. Fallon, I'm Your Guy....!
(Fallon Associates Realty Inc.)
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I recently attended a seminar held by Murray Gould (www.PortCityPreservation.com) on the use of federal and New York State (NYS) tax credits to aid in the purchase and redevelopment of physically or functionally obsolete historic properties. Once a property has been registered with the National R...
By Rick Bisio The Educated Franchisee  Yesterday I received this interesting question from one of my candidates:   Hi Rick....quick question.....in talking with a friend this weekend......wondering: is there an opportunity to earn a six figure income with a franchise that is strictly home office-...
DVW continues to grow as they promote dryer vent safety for area consumers                                   Rochester, NY - Greg Longe, co-president of Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW), announced the awarding of a DVW franchise in New York.  Local resident and former metal finisher will service 8 countie...
Q:                How did Dryer Vent Wizard originate? A: Dryer Vent Wizard was founded by David Lavalle, (also founder of the Mr. Handyman franchise) in 2004 in Boston, Massachusetts.  The concept was created to meet the "urgent response" need of consumers who were dealing with clothes dryer pro...
The University of Rochester and the City of Rochester each are offering $3000 in assistance to full and part time employees of the University of Rochester that buy a home in select neighborhoods in the City of Rochester. In addition, Advantage Federal Credit Union and Canandaigua National Bank & ...

By Kristal Perrone, Associate Broker
(Hunt Real Estate- Columbus Division)
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The lilacs in my yard smell sooooo good.  I made a bouquet and brought some indoors.  It makes a house feel more like home, with fresh flowers in it.  Our annual Lilac festival In Highland Park will begin tomorrow (Friday May 9, 2008) and run until May 18th.  The hours are 10:30 AM until 8:30 PM ...

By Kristal Perrone, Associate Broker
(Hunt Real Estate- Columbus Division)
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Hi, My name is Kristal.  Welcome to my blog.  I would like to start by talking a little about Rochester, NY, and why I think it's a great place to live.  I was born, and raised here.  I am a life long resident.  I have lived in many areas of the county, mainly due to my mothers love for real esta...

By Mary Shelsby
(ReMax Realty Group)
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Come on by Sunday afternoon, 1 to 4 pm, to see this very nice 2-family located in Rochester's Culver-Winton neighborhood. Lots of charm remains with gum-wood trim and hardwood floors. Both kitchens and baths have been recently remodeled and the attic has been finished. Newer roof, plumbing and e...

By Mary Shelsby
(ReMax Realty Group)
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The city of Rochester is once again putting on educational workshops for home buyers this Sunday, April 6, 2008 at East High School, 1801 E. Main St, from noon till 4 pm. Mortgage lenders, Realtors and city officials will all be on hand to answer questions about purchasing real estate in the city...

By Mary Shelsby
(ReMax Realty Group)
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With gas prices hitting outrageous numbers, it seems more and more people are considering the convenience and economic feasibility of moving to the City of Rochester. If you fall in that category, I suggest you check out City Living Sundays during the next three weekends.Each weekend will focus ...

By RE/MAX Custom Property Management
(RE/MAX Custom)
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Why would someone invest in the Rochester NY area? It is very simple cash flow. Compared to other national markets, Rochester is a very sable market, were local investors, investors around the county, and around the world can make money with small amounts of their own monetary investment.What are...

By Mary Shelsby
(ReMax Realty Group)
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It's bound to happen. I spend many of my days dashing in and out of homes, most staged to make a visitor fall in love, so it should come as no surprise that from time to time I get urge to move. Well it happened again. But when I mentioned it to my husband, he gave me one of those stern looks and...

By Steve Babbitt, Past President of the Rochester Realtors
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
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This week saw the raising of the FHA limits on mortgages which will help the buyers afford the homes in the suburbs.  Inventory is still low which is starting to push the prices up when a desireable home comes on the market.

By Mary Shelsby
(ReMax Realty Group)
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I worked! Several meetings, showed a piece of property for the third time and just kind of scrambled to try to accomplish a few things before I turned over another page on the calendar.My neighbors, however, were much smarter than me. Heck, with 366 days on the calendar this year they used the ex...

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