Category Archives: Information for home buyers

Why You Shouldn’t Skip the Inspection When Buying a Home

Congratulations on finding the home of your dreams! Now it's time to make sure there are no significant issues before you sign a binding sales contract. The best way to do that is to schedule a professional home engineering inspection. It's also a valuable opportunity for you as the new homeowner to shadow the inspector…
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When Renovating, Should You Choose Value Over Happiness?

Homeowners typically will weigh the cost of a home renovation project against the value it will add to their house. But the pleasure of enjoying a new kitchen or bathroom should be considered, too, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), with insights from the National Remodeling Industry. Let’s look…
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Life in Rye: 26 Things You Should Know, from A – Z

Welcome to Rye! Congratulations on one of the best decisions you’ve ever made. As a Rye resident, you have access to top notch schools, great food, waterfront recreation, arts and culture, and a warm and welcoming community. As you settle into your new hometown, you may have many questions about where to go, how to…
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10 Great Starter Homes on the Market in Westchester County

A majority of Americans — 79 percent, according to a 2019 Bankrate survey — believe that owning a home is a hallmark of achieving the American dream. The challenge is, many young buyers don’t have enough cash on hand for a down payment or can’t afford the high monthly mortgage payment that goes along with…
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