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Lackawanna is a culturally diverse city located on the shore of Lake Erie and just minutes from Downtown Buffalo. Our Lady of Victory Basilica, a national shrine, is in the center of our downtown business district. The Buffalo Botanical Gardens, a Frederick Olmstead Park, is just walking distance from the Basilica. LOCATED IN LACKAWANNA, THE 20 MW STEEL WINDS PROJECT IS SITUATED ON A 30 ACRE PORTION OF THE FORMER BETHLEHEM STEEL FACILITY, WHICH IS BEING RETURNED TO PRODUCTIVE USE UNDER THE NYS DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION BROWNFIELD CLEANUP PROGRAM.

STEEL WINDS WILL GENERATE ENOUGH ELECTRICITY TO SERVE THE NEEDS OF APPROXIMATELY 6,000 WESTERN NEW YORK HOMES.

THE PROJECT WILL BE OPERATED BY UPC WIND, WITH TURBINE OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES PROVIDED BY CLIPPER WINDPOWER FOR THE FIRST FIVE YEARS.

WHERE BETHLEHEM STEEL ONCE SUPPORTED AN EARLIER INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION, THE STEEL WINDS PROJECT IS BRINGING NEW JOBS AND CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGY TO THE LAKE ERIE REGION. WE ARE PLEASE TO BE OPERATING AT FULL CAPACITY AND INTRODUCING THIS NEWEST GENERATION OF WIND TURBINES TO THE MARKET.

MANUFACTURED IN CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, IT IS AMONG THE LARGEST LANDBASED WIND TURBINES IN THE WORLD MANUFACTURED IN NORTH AMERICA.

Why Use A Realtor® for your Buffalo Home Purchase?

Why Use A Realtor® for your Buffalo Home Purchase?

Why Use a REALTOR®? In this highly competitive real estate market in Buffalo and Niagara Falls, can you really afford not to work with a professional who does this every day? All New York real estate licensees are not the same. Only real estate licensees who are members of the National Association of Realtors® can [Continue]

Ways to Sabotage Your Home Sale

Ways to Sabotage Your Home Sale

I understand that you really don't want to sell your Western New York home. You have wonderful memories and you love your absolutely perfect WNY home. There is hope! Follow some of these tactics to ensure that you not only won't get showings on your home for sale, you won't get offers either! [Continue]

Open Houses don’t sell houses!

Open Houses don’t sell houses!

Well Let's talk about how we approach to having an Open House. Expect that an Open House won't sell your home. But some homes are sold through an Open House. An Open House is our opportunity to meet potential Buyers and start the home buying process with them. It might sell another home we have, and an open house we have elsewhere may just sell [Continue]

Open Houses – Lackawanna New York

Open Houses – Lackawanna New York

Lackawanna Open Houses As Lackawanna Open Houses are scheduled on the Multiple Listing Service, they will be listed here. If the home you wish to see is not listed here and it is not open, please call us at (716) 650-0051 and we can schedule a private tour of it for you! Lackawanna Articles Thinking [Continue]

Lackawanna Real Estate Market Report

Lackawanna Real Estate Market Report

Lackawanna is south of Buffalo NY and is a popular community of Western New York.    The current Market conditions in Lackawanna are: Current Market Conditions March 15, 2014 There are 27 active listings with an average list price of $73,630 ranging from $12,500 to $124,900 There are 8 pending/under contract sales and in the past [Continue]

Buyers cannot resist an underpriced home!

Buyers cannot resist an underpriced home!

For more information call Colleen Kulikowski (716) 650-0051   Thinking of selling your Western New York home? Interested in finding out the current market value of your single family home, condo or investment property? Then call www.BestBuffaloHomes.com at (716) 650-0051 to discuss what is happening in today’s Western New York Real [Continue]

Lackawanna Multi-Family Market Conditions

Lackawanna Multi-Family Market Conditions

Latest Market Conditions for Lackawanna Multi-family Homes March 23, 2014 There are 7 active listings with an average list price of $75,300 ranging from $700 to $129,900 There are currently 5 pending/under contract sales and in the past 30 days there has been no closed sales YTD there has been 1 closed sales with for $8,000 [Continue]

Clean and Seal Your Deck in Time for Summer

Clean and Seal Your Deck in Time for Summer

Having a deck on your home not only adds more living space for you and your family, but it allows you to enjoy the outdoors during the warm weather months.  Be sure your deck lasts for years to come by properly cleaning and maintaining it.  By following the steps outlined below, your deck will be [Continue]

Buyer’s Market Version – How to get a great Real Estate Deal in Western New York!

Buyer’s Market Version – How to get a great Real Estate Deal in Western New York!

I hear it on a regular basis from Western New York Buyers: "I want a Great Real Estate deal!" Makes you think of the popular TV game show "Let's Make A Deal!" There sometimes you get a flashy sports car, and sometimes you left with his and her bicycles or worse. Much like the For Sale by Owners, WNY Buyers that try to go it alone without [Continue]

Show me how to own a home!

Show me how to own a home!

You are considering a home purchase but you are lost and confused. You can't seem to find the answers you need to start the process. The most important thing to remember is that you can't purchase a home unless you can purchase a home with cash or qualify for a mortgage. So to start the process, you must begin with your finances... [Continue]

Helpful information regarding the STAR Exemption

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: Current Drivers [Continue]

Real Estate Explained | What is Absorption Rate

Real Estate Explained | What is Absorption Rate

How is the difference between a "sellers market" and "buyers market" known? It can be confusing at times, but it is really simple. There is a way that we can see what is happening in the market and determine if we are in a buyers or sellers market. How we determine the difference is by Absorption Rate. This simple concept is often misunderstood [Continue]

Stop worring about your home value!

Stop worring about your home value!

Should I worry about my Buffalo home’s value? As the Buffalo New York real estate market continues to play in the state of uncertainty, some values of are decreasing; some are not. You may be concerned about the fluctuation in values. Should you worry? Here is some advice — as long as you are not [Continue]

Financial Planning for your Golden Years

Financial Planning for your Golden Years

Provided by Mint.com For more information call Colleen Kulikowski (716) 650-0051   Thinking of selling your Western New York home? Interested in finding out the current market value of your single family home, condo or investment property? Then call www.BestBuffaloHomes.com at (716) 650-0051 to discuss what is happening in today’s [Continue]

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