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Who really wants to live in Buffalo?

A lot more people than you think are relocating to Buffalo, and for many varied reasons. Buffalo NY takes a lot of jokes about the snow and a lot of negative press with it being one of the fastest dying cities. Yes people do leave Western New York, but people leave for many reasons. Remember negative press sells newspapers and magazines.

So it is really wonderful to see an incredible article this week in the New York Magazine, entitled Where the Urban Dream Life is Going Cheap by Adam Sternbergh. Adam asks a very interesting question What could possibly make someone want to leave New York and move to Buffalo?

Talk to anyone who’s lived in the Western New York Region for any length of time, and you’ll likely hear some variation of the same response — “I wouldn’t live anywhere else but Western New York!” Today many of those that have moved away are looking to return back to Western New York. There is a four day gathering to Bring Back the Heard during the Buffalo Homecoming celebration.

Relocation can be one of the most stressful and exciting times in one’s life! Making the decision to relocate to Western New York is just the first step. You will now have to decide where in Western New York you want to call home.

We’ll help make your move as stress-free as possible and show you that hunting for a Western New York home can actually be fun! Whether you are moving locally, domestically, or internationally, we have the resources, the expertise, and the connections to make your move a success.

Here you will find Western New York resources for a successful relocation. If you choose to make your relocation even easier, by using the help of a proven relocation professional, we are here to help you.

Researching a new city that you think you might relocate to can be frustrating. Not all the great relocation information you are looking for in one place. That is why you need the assistance of an expert to guide you through the complicate maze of information. You will find here a series of informative articles to assist you with your relocation.

Friday – It is time for Fish Fry

Friday – It is time for Fish Fry

Almost every restaurant in WNY has a Fish Fry and they all claim that they have the best... I would write more, but it is time to head to dinner at one of my favorite places for Fish Fry in Western New York... Country Cottage Restaurant [Continue]

Thinking of owning a Second Home on Marco Island?

Thinking of owning a Second Home on Marco Island?

Yes Western New York is a wonderful place to live! But sometimes the cold is a little more than you want to deal with and you are thinking of purchasing a second home in Florida. Marco Island is a beautiful spot and you will find many Western New Yorkers there during the winter. Be prepared [Continue]

Documents to gather before meeting with your Mortgage Professional.

Documents to gather before meeting with your Mortgage Professional.

Buying a home is not so difficult if you know what is going to happen along the way. Before you start looking at houses and falling in love with the perfect home, apply for your mortgage and at least get a pre-approval. This will allow us to ensure you are seeing homes that you can afford. There is nothing more frustrating to a Buyer than to fall [Continue]

Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

WNY Winter Driving Tips Driving in the snow is a reality here in Western New York.   If you have just moved to Western New York and this is your first winter, the first thing you need to learn how to drive in the snow.   Learning How to Drive in the Snow is very important for [Continue]

Internet Resources for your Buffalo Relocation

Internet Resources for your Buffalo Relocation

Internet Relocation Resources Talk to anyone who’s lived in the Western New York Region for any length of time, and you will likely hear some variation of the same response I wouldn’t live anywhere else but Western New York!  Today many of those that have moved away are looking to return back to Western New [Continue]

Moving Tips

Moving Tips

Buying or selling your Western New York home means that you will have to move at some point. Here are a few things that you can do to make the process less daunting... [Continue]

Buffalo Suburban Communities

Buffalo Suburban Communities

Buffalo Suburban Communities Amherst (Including Williamsville/Snyder) Amherst is a town in Erie County, New York, U.S., directly northeast of the City of Buffalo. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 116,510. This represents an increase from the 1990 census figure of 111,711. The town is named for Jeffrey Amherst, a [Continue]

Buyer Assistance Programs in Western New York

Buyer Assistance Programs in Western New York

The American Dream – Home Ownership In an ideal world people would have all the money they need for a down payment on a home.  There are times that potential home owners need assistance in purchasing a home in Western New York. Read Also: Options for those without a down payment But where does one [Continue]

Lewiston, New York – History and Facts

Lewiston, New York – History and Facts

  Popular Festivals Held Here Lewiston is a small but historically important village along the western edge of the state of New York.  It derives its name from Morgan Lewis who served as the governor of New York in the early part of the 19th Century.  There are currently about 2,700 residents in Lewiston which [Continue]

Williamsville, NY – History and Facts

Williamsville, NY – History and Facts

Falls Have Powered Mills Here Williamsville, NY is a village in the western portion of the state that a little over 5,000 people call home.  Located in the northeastern section of Erie County, the town was named for Jonas Williams who built the first mill in the area back in 1811.  He channeled a portion [Continue]

The moving experience from the eyes of the kids

The moving experience from the eyes of the kids

When buying a new home usually it is the adults that make all the decisions. But are we really making the best decisions for our children? Home buying can be traumatic for the kids. From a Kid’s standpoint these are the most important aspects of is a house good enough to be our home: What [Continue]

Lewiston NY – Charming Village just what buyers are seeking

Lewiston NY – Charming Village just what buyers are seeking

Popular with tourists primarily in the summertime, Lewiston has a lot to offer with its many festivals, fine restaurants, Artpark, and fascinating history. Lewiston is situated on the Niagara River, just across the river from Canada, and is half way between the world famous Niagara Falls and historic Fort Niagara in Youngstown, New York. [Continue]

Glen Park in Williamsville

Glen Park in Williamsville

Located near picturesque Glen Falls, Glen Park is jointly owned by the Village of Williamsville and the Town of Amherst. It was built in 1976 with funds obtained from a federal grant and includes many interconnecting ponds which are now home for many ducks. Popular activities in this walking park include taking wedding pictures, fishing [Continue]

Moving with Kids in Western New York

Moving with Kids in Western New York

When buying a new WNY home it is usually the adults that make all the decisions. But are we really making the best decisions for our children? Home buying can be traumatic for the kids. Just ask any child who has recently moved. If you are a WNY Buyer with kids, we think you should involve your kids in the process. It goes a long way if you ease [Continue]

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