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By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 13
We recently decided to update our kitchen, specifically to replace the 30 year old cabinets and counters with new ones. As can be seen by the photo, both were definitely outdated and in danger of falling apart. (Seriously, the laminate was peeling off in places and the cabinets were separating!) ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 12
The Monroe, NY real estate results are available for February 2019.  The number of monthly sales decreased from the previous month, available inventory decreased and sales prices increased. Following is an overview of the February 2019 Monroe NY results. Sales Volume In the month of February 2019...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 35
You are considering selling your home. The kids are now adults and are out of the house and there's just too much room. Or your family is growing and you simply need more space. Maybe your neighborhood is getting too busy or noisy. Whatever the reason, you have made the decision to move on to the...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 24
Many sellers believe they should put their home on the market in the April/May timeframe. That's when the snow has melted, the grass is green, and flowers start "springing" up! So isn't that the best time to sell? Anytime of the year is a good time to sell, if you need to do so. But if you have t...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 13
The Monroe, NY real estate results are available for January 2019.  The number of monthly sales increased over the last month, while available inventory decreased. Sales prices also decreased. Based on current inventory levels, Monroe is on the cusp of becoming a seller's market. Following is an ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 10
The Monroe, NY real estate results are available for December 2018.  The number of monthly sales and available inventory decreased from the previous month and sales prices increased. Monroe is still experiencing a balanced market. 2018 ends with a market that is great for both buyers and sellers....

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 14
During the last full week of 2019, one new single family home came on the market in Monroe NY. Total inventory decreased from 115 to 112 available homes. Even with decreasing inventory, buyers still have choices. The homes currently listed for sale include cottage, ranch, cape-cod, bi-level and c...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 14
During the past week, one new single family home came on the market in Monroe NY. During the same time period, total inventory decreased from 117 to 115 available homes. Although inventory is decreasing, it still remains a great time for both buyers and sellers.  Following is information regardin...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 11
 During the past week, six new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. During the same time period, total inventory decreased from 121 to 117 available homes. Eleven homes went under contract this week, which indicates homes are definitely selling. This remains a great time for both ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 13
During the past week, four new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. During the same time period, total inventory increased slightly from 120 to 121 available homes. The market remains balanced and it is still great time for both buyers and sellers. Following is information regardi...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 29
In the winter in Orange County NY, the wind howls, the ground may be covered with ice and snow, but that doesn't mean you have to stay in! If you're willing to warm your car up, get bundled up, and go out, there's plenty to do. This week, the Orange-Ulster Boces adult and continuing education bro...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 13
The Monroe, NY real estate results are available for November 2018.  The number of monthly sales and available inventory decreased from last month and sales prices increased. Monroe is still experiencing a balanced market. That makes now a good time to buy or sell. Following is an overview of the...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 5
During the past week, five new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. During the same time period, total inventory decreased slightly from 121 to 120 available homes. The market can still be considered balanced at this point. That being said, inventory typically does start to decrea...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 15
I am in the process of highlighting various residential developments in the town and village of Monroe NY. A few weeks ago, I shared information about the Mansion Ridge development. This week highlights the Maple Knolls area of Monroe NY. Maple Knolls is a development of single family homes in th...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 13
During the past week, two new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. During the same time period, total inventory decreased from 126 to 121 available homes. The market can still be considered balanced at this point. That being said, inventory typically does start to decrease this ti...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 4
During the past week, three new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. Total inventory remained relatively flat, going from 125 to 126 available homes. The market can still be considered balanced since there are nearly six months of inventory available. This remains a great time for...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 0
The Monroe, NY real estate results are available for October 2018.  The number of monthly sales stayed strong, available inventory decreased from last month and sales prices were lower. Monroe is currently experiencing a balanced market, and it remains a good time to buy or sell. Following is an ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 4
During the past week, five new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. Total inventory increased from 124 to 128 available homes. The market can still be considered balanced since there are nearly six months of inventory available. This is a great time for both sellers and buyers! Fo...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 4
If you have been reading my weekly reports of new inventory in Monroe NY (Orange County), you may have noticed the following. Most of the single family homes are not in a specific community. They are typically privately owned homes on public roads, with no specific amenities or fees. That being s...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 7
During the past week, five new single family homes came on the market in Monroe NY. Total inventory decreased for the fourth week in a row, from 129 to 124 available homes. The market can still be considered balanced since there are nearly six months of inventory available. That being said, the m...

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