Elmwood Village

There are several block clubs in the Elmwood Village: Richmond Neighborhood Community Association, St. James Place Block Club, United Voice: Atlantic – West Utica Block Club, Ashland Place Block Club, Auburn Crossroads Block Club, Bryant/Oakland/Summer Streets Association, Cleveland-Tudor-St. Catherines Block Club, Highland Ave Block Club, Lafayette Avenue (Elmwood – Delaware) Block Club, Lancaster/Melbourne Block Club, Norwood – Summer Block Club, & Potomac 500 Block Club


So you have a bad tenant… 5

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 from state to state.

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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 […]


Thinking of selling your WNY Home? 3

Are you thinking of selling your WNY home? There are many things that you need to do to prepare for the sale of your WNY home. Things are changing in the WNY Real Estate market and there are several things that you should know to make this process as stress […]

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Tips for Preparing Your Home for Colder Weather

Fall is nearly here, and now is the time to start thinking about preparing your home for the colder months ahead.  Regardless of whether or not you live in a climate that dips below freezing, it’s still important to make sure you’re prepared for the coming season.  Here are some […]


Buffalo NY — No greater place to call home! 4

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 late last year. Inspired by Oprah’s “Big Give”; I gave some time and expertise to Buffalo Homecoming. In doing so, I made new friends and was inspired by the many wonderful Buffalo Ambassadors we have right here in Buffalo NY.

I got something that I didn’t expect in giving. It is this wonderful feeling inside of me. My connection to the Buffalo New York region strongly rooted, and confirmation that I belong here. Marti Gorman lead the way, with a steering committee of community leaders and a core group of 20 somethings lead by Matt Carlucci and Joe Malczewski, who just wanted to make a difference was the reason Buffalo Homecoming was so amazing.

The people that organized this event believe in our community and at every turn showed how Buffalo NY is an amazing place to call home. Not only was it the Cultural Arts, Sports, the Career Opportunities, the progressive new companies but it was the people that made this event so special.
Visit www.buffalohomecoming.com for more information and the blog for details about the weekend. While you are there, you can find out how to sponsor and volunteer and get that feeling I was talking about!


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Welcome to this week’s edition of Real Estate News for Buffalo NY. Find here information regarding Buying and Selling Real Estate in Western New York. If you need immediate assistance, please feel free to call me at (716) 650-0051 to discuss Real Estate conditions in the Greater Buffalo area.


Feeling like a Deer in the Headlights when it comes to Real Estate in Buffalo NY? 8

Analysis Paralysis Set In On your Real Estate Plans? Are you over analyzing what is happening in the Western New York Real Estate Market? Are you listening to your Real Estate Professional’s advice? Yes you the couple in Niagara Falls sitting on the fence about purchasing a new home! And You with the overpriced listing sitting in North Buffalo chasing the market down! Stop for a moment and think about your ultimate Real Estate goal.

Are you Paralyzed in making a Real Estate Decision?

Are you over analyzing what is happening in the Western New York Real Estate Market? Are you listening to your Buffalo Realtor®’s advice?
There are some general rules that if you follow when making a decision to buy or sell Real Estate in Western New York that you use to ensure that you make a sound decision. What do we mean by this? These are things to think about when you are trying to decide if now is a good time to purchase a WNY home or is it time to sell your Buffalo home…