News12 Interview on the NY Mansion Tax

News12 Interview on the NY Mansion Tax

I was interviewed on News 12 this past Sunday on the “mansion tax,” a 1989 law that adds a 1% tax on properties sold for $1 million or more. In 1989, one million dollar....

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 th....

On Low Inventory of Homes for Sale

On Low Inventory of Homes for Sale

Westchester and the surrounding counties are seeing a peculiar phenomenon causing no small amount of consternation to home buyers. There simply aren’t many homes for sale. ....

The Most Compelling Economic Indicator for Real Estate on Earth

The Most Compelling Economic Indicator for Real Estate on Earth

As the real estate market cycles into a recovery, talking heads are discussing what index will be the most accurate predictor of the 2014 market. Will it be new housing starts? Emp....

What Can You Buy in Ossining for $675,000?

What Can You Buy in Ossining for $675,000?

What does $675,000 buy in Ossining, New York?  I’ll tell you. $675,000 just got someone a 2004 built 3600 square foot 5 bedroom 3.5 bath colonial with a killer view of the H....

What can you buy in Ossining for $260,000?

What can you buy in Ossining for $260,000?

What does $260,000 buy these days in Ossining, New York?  I’m glad you asked. Interesting story: I was referred to a very nice couple who had a cute little cape in the Campw....