Hamburg Homes

The town of Hamburg is just south of Buffalo NY, just twenty minutes from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport. The Villages of Blasdell and Hamburg are contained within the Town’s boundaries.

Getting Mortgage Pre-approval 2

Getting pre-approved for a mortgage     So you’ve decided to buy a place of your own. Congratulations! It’s one of the most important decisions you’ll make in your lifetime. But before you start your search, there’s an important step you should take – get pre-approved. A pre-approval indicates that […]

Fair Housing Rules Affect WNY Buyers 6

What a New York Realtor; cannot tell you about a neighborhood might surprise you. We recognize that the purchase of your Western New York home is a huge life altering decision and you want to make sure that you have not only the perfect home, but also that have all the facts you need to make that decision.

Erie County Million Dollar Homes 8

Market Stats for Erie County Homes For Sale over a Million Dollars Current Market Conditions in Erie County for Million Dollar Homes May 22, 2015 There are 29 active single-family homes for sale with an average list price $1,737,782 ranging from $1,025,000 to $7,500,000 There are 4 pending/under contract sales […]


Buffalo Suburban Communities 1

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 […]

Hamburg Multi-family Market Report 1

Hamburg NY multi-family homes Market Conditions: June 9, 2014 There are 15 active listings with an average list price of $154,680 ranging from $79,900 to $247,000 There are 5 pending/under contract sales and 1 closed sales in the past 30 days for $120,000 spending 93 days on the market YTD […]


Excellent reasons to not purchase a Home 19

We always talk about about what a great time it is to purchase a home in WNY, but there are some very sound reasons why you might not want to purchase a WNY home at this time. Even though you may have the financial resources and the desire to own your own home, it might not be the right time for YOU.

Yes you read that correctly. We have a reason to suggest that. There are so many times that we see where good people make poor decisions and then they find that they have to sell it too soon. Too often we find that we have to sell a home for a client that is in a tough spot, having to sell right after purchasing a home.

Hamburg New York Real Estate Market Report 6

Current Market Conditions October 22, 2014 There are 207 active listings with an average list price of $231,764 ranging from $9,999 to $2,200,000 There are 115 pending/under contract sales and in the past 30 days there has been 52 closed sales with an average closed price of $165,347 spending an […]


Easy steps to save for the down payment for your new home! 9

Save for a down payment of your WNY home with tiny steps! The answer is simple; one step at a time! Even if there are no credit obligations that have to be taken care of, the other two items still present a challenge. Along with all the advice you already […]

Is this a good time to purchase a home in WNY? 9

“What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.” Donald Trump Real Estate is an interesting business. David Podgursky made an excellent point about the cost of not buying a home and his advice was: “If you’re buying a home – […]


Helpful information regarding the STAR Exemption

School Tax Relief Exemption (STAR) Information Basic STAR (no age limit and Income under $500,000) Application RP-425 completed and signed Ownership of 1,2 or 3 family home or condominium Must be primary residence Copies of two (2) proofs of residency per household must accompany application Acceptable forms of proof include: […]

Annoyed that your agent wants you pre-approved for a mortgage before they will show you homes? 11

What harm can it do by just looking? As a Realtor, I get calls all the time from people that “just want to see a home“. When I ask them if they have been pre-approved they tell me “I will talk to a lender when I find the home I […]