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Black Rock is one of Buffalo’s most historic neighborhood names dating back to the city’s very beginnings and the name comes from the stone that was here prior to the construction of the Erie Canal.

Black Rock borders the Niagara River on the west and Buffalo State College on the east. The frequent railroad bridges from the many railroads that crisscross Black Rock form gateways to these distinct sections of Black Rock.

Incorporating a Home Office in your Buffalo Home

Incorporating a Home Office in your Buffalo Home

The world has changes significantly over the past twenty years. There are new ways to do business. No longer does one go to an office to work. Many Buffalonians are working from home. Across the USA this is a popular work solution for many business people. There are many Buffalo residents that are joining the [Continue]

Black Rock Real Estate Market Report

Black Rock Real Estate Market Report

Black Rock is one of Buffalo’s most historic neighborhood names dating back to the city’s very beginnings and the name comes from the stone that was here prior to the construction of the Erie Canal. Read Also: Black Rock:  Why not make it the place to be? Black Rock borders the Niagara River on the [Continue]

Buffalo NY — No greater place to call home!

Buffalo NY just lost our greatest ambassador in Tim Russert. Two weeks after his death we had an amazing weekend that celebrated everything he loved about Buffalo NY. I was an honored to be a member of a group of Buffalo ambassadors that organized this event. I returned to the Buffalo area after 21 years of being away to be closer to family [Continue]

Is your Property Manager licensed?

Is your Property Manager licensed?

Hello Albany — we have a problem! This is something that is not new, but it is getting a little ridiculous. I am talking about Property Managers in New York State. In the past few weeks I have come across a Property Manager that tried to tell my home seller that they have a prospective [Continue]

So you have a bad tenant…

So you have a bad tenant…

It is easy to end up on the losing side of an eviction if you don't meticulously adhere to the rules. Western New York has a variety of duplex, triplex and Quad homes available to investors. With that brings the need for tenants and the potential for the need to evict a bad tenant. Eviction reasons, processes, periods, and participants vary [Continue]

Buffalo Community Profile – Black Rock

Buffalo Community Profile – Black Rock

This waterfront community is bordered by the Niagara River and the Scajaquada Creek. Views of the Niagara River and Fort Erie Ontario. Home to Riverside Park has a mixture of marinas, restaurants and residential homes. [Continue]

Are you a Licensed NY State Property Manager? Then we need to talk!

Are you a Licensed NY State Property Manager?  Then we need to talk!

In this business it is important to know what you are good at and what you should refer out. Over the last several weeks several of our clients have found that they are in need of a Property Manager. We want to assist them, but Property Management is not what we want to do. [Continue]

Buffalo NY – The city of good neighbors!

This is a great city, Buffalo NY.  You might not know it, but there are videos on this topic of proud Buffalonians sharing how great this city is!  Here is another video that I found regarding how proud Buffalonians are about their City of Good Neighbors! Hope you enjoy it! [Continue]

2010 Black Rock Closed Sales

Single-family Homes Closed Sales in Black Rock as of October 11, 2010 There has been 13 closed sales with an average sold price of $36,146 Highest closed – $75,000 – 260 days on the market Lowest closed – $9,900 – 8 days on the market Address MLS# Days on Market Original List Price Closed Date [Continue]

Eco-Friendly Western New York

Eco-Friendly Western New York

Interesting Green Facts about Western New York: Buffalo NY is the sunshine capital of the Northeast in the summer with 67% of sun filled days during the June – August time period!  And you thought Buffalo was only famous for our snow!  The University of Buffalo is the largest purchaser of Wind Power in New [Continue]