Snowbird Central – Florida, California & Arizona

Western New Yorkers love warm weather! Perhaps it has something to do with the cold weather, but many WNY residents have second homes in Florida, California and Arizona. Find information that you might find useful in making a decision about the Snowbird lifestyle here. Where you spend the incredible summers here, and take off and enjoy the warm weather during the winter somewhere else…

Observations of For Sale By Owner

Dangers of being a For Sale By Owner!!!! Several years ago, while working in Celebration Florida Real Estate Market I had a conversation with an owner of a For Sale By Owner recently that shocked me.   Now I seem to have it at an increasing rate.    Often, they don’t want […]

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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 […]

My Luxury Home Won’t Sell! 17

Pricing your home correctly is crucial to the successful sale of you home. This is an article I wrote for the Marco Island Real Estate Market that Western New York Sellers can learn from and hopefully not make the same mistake and Chase the Market Down.

How to make glass sparkle before your home showing 4

I am a big fan of Martha Stewart. She always has a tip or two that I can use for my home. But some of the best house cleaning tips and tricks don’t come from her. One of the best tips I have ever gotten about house keeping chore — […]

Tips to create the most memorable vacation at Walt Disney World Resort!

Spring break is quickly coming upon us here in Western New York! For those of you thinking of planning a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort in the near future… Walt Disney World has many aspects to it, and if you are heading there during spring break, there are many insider tips that you might not know about.

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Off the Market for winter – 8718 Lake Shore Road Angola on the Lake

8718 Lake Shore Road, Lake Erie Waterfront Contemporary Evans Angola home. Unique opportunity to own a piece of the beach at Angola on the Lake. Home was built in 1993 by Engasser Builders on “Paradise Beach”. For those history buff’s the Old Cradle Beach Camp was once next door. Enjoy […]

Are We There Yet? Holiday Travel Tips for WNY Parents… 1

It is the holiday season and car trips (and plane trips too) and tis the season of traveling with antsy children. It doesn’t matter if you are just going twenty minutes or spending several hours heading to Rochester or Elmira traveling with kids can be stressful. It seems that “Are we there yet?” has been issued already more times than your nerves can handle.

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Own your own Golf Course in Royalton NY

Niagara-Orleans Country Club, Inc. Telegraph Road (off Rt. 31) Middleport, NY 14105 Golf Course Website Reviews This listing caught my attention in me review of what is for sale in Niagara County.    What they don’t tell you on this listing is that it is an 18 hole, par 71 […]

Florida Short Sales 1

Often there are people in Western New York that would like to purchase a second home in Florida.   Although the Miami/Fort Lauderdale areas are very popular and Naples Marco Island areas are highly desired Orlando continues to be an area of interest for may WNY’s.   The location of Orlando is […]