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In a recent article in Bloomberg News I was quoted as stating the number of Short Sales in my market is huge but our REO inventory is low (compared to just a few years ago). Bloomberg News wanted to know if investors are competing for fewer REO properties and the decreased supply has helped level...
09/05/2012
Statistics provided by Mid-Hudson MLS   SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED Jul '11   Jun '12   Jul '12 Yr Chg               Current Closed Sales 141   135   147 4.3 Y-T-D Closed Sales 761   639   795 4.5 Current Average Selling Price 307,831   294,005   316,732 2.9 Y-T-D Average Selling Price 347,692   298,...
08/07/2012
I remember when I got my real estate license. Very few agents in my area had a website and most of the ones that did typically had a billboard type single page site.  But as time went on, more and more agents had their own websites. The lastest buzz at the time was virtual tours. There were typic...
03/01/2012
I read the article below, this may explain the excessive drop in REO listings in NY. Perhaps once these settlements are comlete things can finally get back to normal. We need to clear out the backlog of REO properties before this market will stabilize. From HousingWire: More than 40 states to si...
02/07/2012
I've been reading some very misleading articles lately about the current condition of the Real Estate market in NY. Many articles are misleading readers. I'd like to acknowledge Brandon Moore, CEO of REaltyTrac for his clear understanding of the statistics and giving an honest and clear picture o...
01/19/2012
Owner financing, does anyone even remember what that is anymore? I remember when my parents bought there home back in the 70's, the seller offered to hold the mortgage. My in-laws bought their home the same way. It was a common practice, with mortgage rates over 18% it was the best way for a sell...
11/26/2010
Foreclosure! • 1,188 sq. ft., 1 bath, 3 bdrm 2 story "Raised Ranch" - MLS® $199,000 Lagrangeville, Dutchess County  -  **Foreclosure**Handyman special! Great opportunity to bring this wonderful Raised Ranch style home back to life. Offers a two-tier deck, aboveground pool, attached two-car garag...
10/28/2010
Foreclosure! • 1,424 sq. ft., 2 bath, 3 bdrm ranch - MLS® $254,900 Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County  -  **Foreclosure**Attention buyers searching for that great opportunity. This three bedroom brick home offers a screened-in porch, covered entry, central air and much more. The home needs some minor...
10/28/2010
Here is the latest market stats for Dutchess County NY: MARKET STATISTICSfor Dutchess County NY... Single Family Det Aug '09 Jul '10 Aug '10 Yr Chg Current Closed Sales 165 89 135 -18.2 Current Avg Selling Price 336,638 356,209 300,425 -10.8 Current Avg Days on Mkt 123 126 130 5.7 Avail Listings ...
09/30/2010
I'm sure this has been written about before but I just felt it's worthy of another blog post. I was working with a client from out of town this weekend. They drove in to look at 11 properties. Unfortunately 3 of the eleven could not be shown. Here were the reasons: The owner must be home for all ...
08/23/2010
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