Westchester Real Estate News

More on the Equifax Hacking

More on the Equifax Hacking

If you missed the radio show today here’s a link to the live broadcast: Posted by J Philip Faranda on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Guest Paul Oster was brilliant and informative, and I have some takeaways. But first, you should know…

J. Philip on Real Estate Talk Radio

J. Philip on Real Estate Talk Radio

For the past two years, I have been a co-host on a radio program now based out of WOR AM710 called Real Estate Talk. The host, Victoria Rivadeneira, invited me onto the program back in 2015 and I began to…

J. Philip Real Estate Welcomes Tana McGuire

J. Philip Real Estate Welcomes Tana McGuire

One of the fun things about writing a welcome piece for people like Tana McGuire is that you can’t keep up; YES, she’s new to the firm, but I could just as easily congratulate her on getting her first listing,…

Second Quarter Single Family Home Sales in Westchester 2011-2017

Second Quarter Single Family Home Sales in Westchester 2011-2017

These are, respectively, the number of closed single family homes for the second quarter (April 1-June 30)  in Westchester County along with the median price for the years 2011 through 2017. All data is courtesy of the Hudson Gateway MLS. …

Government Regulation of the Housing Industry, Top & Bottom

Government Regulation of the Housing Industry, Top & Bottom

The following post is a reprint from this day in 2010 and is as fitting today as the day I wrote it.  One of the biggest ironies of government solutions to housing problems is how heavily regulated the foot soldiers…

People Don’t Just Walk Into Real Estate Offices Anymore

People Don’t Just Walk Into Real Estate Offices Anymore

We have three offices that are storefront-type locations: sidewalks, ground level, pedestrian-friendly, coffee brewing, friendly staff on hand, and everything you might expect of a retail setup. If someone were to walk in off the street to engage us, we’d be…