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By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Are You An Ashtray? I used to smoke but was very conscious of those around me that didn't. I would never think to smoke around anyone that was eating. Why do you? I would never, ever smoke in my car let alone when my son was in the car with me. Why do you? Did you know that IS child abuse? Well, ...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Babylon Village Real Estate Market ReportNewly Listed Homes As you can see, not a lot of homes went onto the market during the last quarter of 2009 compared to other areas of Long Island. Babylon Village doesn't have a large turnover of properties. If you would like to receive market reports for ...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Babylon New York136 W. Main Street, Babylon, New York 1102 I chose to be associated with Coldwell Banker for many reasons. They have the best training and education. Without that, I wouldn't have the knowledge and expertise to be able to help people sell the...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Long Island Real Estate Market - Buying A Home on Long Island - What Are You Waiting For? The first time home buyer tax credit will expire on 4/30/2010 and it doesn't look like the government will extend it this time around. You need to be in contract by that date. Are you on the fence about buy...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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Are you looking for a luxury waterview home on Long Island's South Shore?  Paradise Point in Babylon NY may be just what you're looking for. Paradise Point is an upscale community of single family homes within the Babylon School District #1.  The area is connected by Lucinda Dr, Christopher Ct, C...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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New Years Eve 2010 Events on Long Island New York I've compiled a list of New Years Eve events happening around Long Island: Singles Blowout! The Inn at Fox Hollow Weekend Dating (Singles) 7 In Heaven (Singles) More Singles Events Open TableHere you can select your date and location. Right now t...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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New Years Eve 2010 Parties In Manhattan New York I've compiled a list of New Years Eve parties in Manhattan. Prices are varied but most are affordable! New Year's Eve CentralYou can select a venue on this site and the pricing is from afforable to WOW! Times Square ALL ACCESS PASS       318 W 53r...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Don't shoot the messenger! :) I'm not a fan of the word stupid but it gets your attention. I found this article by Marc Roth on Business Week and found it very interesting: Well, you may not be stupid or broke. Maybe you already have a house and you don't want to move. Or maybe you're a Trappist ...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Long Island Towns Going Green: Babylon, Brookhaven, Huntington, Islip, North Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Smithtown and Southampton.Supervisors from eight Long Island towns joined together Thursday to announce the creation of the Long Island Green Homes & Buildings Consortium, an association dedicated ...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Babylon NY Real Estate Market Report For Month Ending November, 2009This report is for single-family homes only. Homes Currently On The Market Babylon NY -45 (Up 40% Compared To October) Average                                                     $776,019 (Listing Price) (Up 20% Compared To Octob...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Hi Everyone, The toy drive will be held from Monday, November 23rd through December 23rd. All toys must be new and unwrapped. Gift cards are accepted for the older children. Ages are from Newborn through 18 years old. You may drop them off at my office: Coldwell Banker 136 W. Main Street, Babylon...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Buyer's Broker Agreements It Doesn't Cost You Anything  When you decide you want to work with a Licensed Real Estate Agent, they are going to ask you to sign a Buyer's Broker Agreement. Now, don't let that document scare you. You can even bring it to your Real Estate Attorney to have them look it...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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  There are real estate deal killers out there and here are some things you need to know! Sellers You put your home on the market and priced it at market value. Within the first week you have your first offer very close to your listing price. You tell your real estate agent, "we want to wait for ...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Renting A Home Is Better Than Buying A Home?       Who says? I'm not going to mention who, but I read an article this morning that I found on Google that stated renting is better than buying. Here are some of the reasons that were stated: Renting is more flexible since you can pick up and go when...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Long Island NY Gated Communities or Not? You Decide Some people wouldn’t consider living in a community on Long Island that isn’t gated. They like the sense of community.” A homeowner in Dix Hills NY said this: For seven years, when her children, now 16 and 18, were small, her family lived in the...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Home Buyers Tax Credit And Searching For A Long Island Home   House shopping usually slows down in the winter, as people put their home searches on hold to trim the tree, buy presents to put under it and avoid the chilly weather. This winter, however, might be different, thanks to the extended --...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Long Island Real Estate Market - 7 Things All Buyers Ought to Know     "Ignorance is bliss" was never said about real estate purchases for 7 good reasons: 1. "Knowledge is bliss" may not make it as a buyer's slogan either, because you don't have to know it all—just what's relevant to success as y...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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FSBO On Long Island Things You MUST Know When Selling Your Own Home   Ah, you feel so proud after you've placed the For Sale By Owner sign on your front lawn. And you can't wait for those offers to come flying in! You are even saving the Realtor commission! Are you really? Saving the Commission ...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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Last year my husband won a contest that Subway and Mastercard were having. We won to go see the Jet's game and go down on the field during half time for the Superbowl Reunion III that included Joe Namath. We were ushered to the tunnel and were with the families of the reunion team members. I stru...

By Jackie Connelly-Fornuff, "Moving at The Speed of YOU!"
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Babylon NY)
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My son collects celbrity autographs. He met Joan Rivers at a book signing and last weekend met with The Soup Nazi from Seinfeld. My ex went with him since I had to work. My son said he was so nice and you could tell he wanted to be there. Come celebs just sign and barely say anything to you.    

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