Area Information

Find out about Western New York and the food, fun and history of the Buffalo Niagara region of New York State.


How safe is that neighborhood? 2

The City of Buffalo and Niagara County Sheriff are participating in the website Crime Reports. The only crime that they are not reporting to the site is drug related crimes. So often I have buyers who want to know about the crimes in the area. Unfortunately I cannot tell you directly, but with this site, it will give you a great resource!

Sorry, at this time only the City of Buffalo is participating in Crime Reports. Perhaps the rest of the Western New York community police departments will take part in the future.

How to have a Successful Garage Sale in Western New York 6

You don’t have to be a Yard Sale Queen to have a successful Garage Sale in Western New York. And with National Garage Sale Day coming up on August 10th it is a great time to start thinking about having a Garage Sale. There are a few things that you do in preparing for a Garage Sale that will make your life a lot easier.

Glen Park in Williamsville 3

Located near picturesque Glen Falls, Glen Park is jointly owned by the Village of Williamsville and the Town of Amherst. It was built in 1976 with funds obtained from a federal grant and includes many interconnecting ponds which are now home for many ducks. Popular activities in this walking park […]

Showing a home isn’t always as easy as it sounds… 2

Let’s talk about showings for your home for sale. I am frustrated with the lack of professionalism by some Realtors. Not all, just a few. And I am not the only one who is frustrated. I am sure that it is the behavior of these agents that give those of […]

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Friday – It is time for Fish Fry

Almost every restaurant in WNY has a Fish Fry and they all claim that they have the best… I would write more, but it is time to head to dinner at one of my favorite places for Fish Fry in Western New York… Country Cottage Restaurant