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By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 12
Where is your neighborhood?  Everyone wants to feel a sense of belonging somewhere.  This is why social media platforms like Facebook and MySpace have taken off. This is why ActiveRain is such an important part of my day. Reading what other's have to say about real estate and about many other asp...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 19
This morning there was a slip and slide on my sidewalk and I barely made it to the car.  I was getting a bit grumpy to say the least but then I looked up and saw the beautiful sunrise.  Hope you enjoy it as much as I did! Hope you all have a wonderful Monday no matter what surprises your sunrise ...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 11
Oh oh that smell... Can you smell that smell?  Yes the final walk through I covered for an out of town associate really paid off.   I had just finished telling the homebuyer that there is normally nothing to worry about when we pulled up to the house.  Of course it was not shoveled after the snow...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 11
But I thought this was a Buyer's Market??? Well just what is a Buyer's Market?  I have been working with some people who are under the wrong impression about just what a Buyer's Market means.  It is important that you understand what a Buyer's Market will get you and what it won't. A Buyer's Mark...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 3
Saturday Dec 5, 2009 in Orange County NY   Saturday's Weather Cold with a Chance of Snow  (click here for the latest NOAA Information.) Special Events Breakfast With Santa - Chester, NY The Castle Fun Center on Rt 17M in Chester is hosting a buffet breakfast with Santa from 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon. ...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 12
All I want for Christmas is.....  Over the weekend I had the opportunity to spend time with some of the younger members of the extended family.  As they tore apart the Black Friday ads for toys and games I heard "I want this!" and "Can I have that?" many times over.  I remember the innocent joy o...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 12
What a year it has been!  Can we find things to be thankful for even within the downturns and uncertainty of the economy? Maybe your year has included some very painful moments.  Almost all of us are suffering, shocked by the burst bubble that we were happily living in.  We were happy to move alo...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 11
What was true a year and a half ago is still true today.  Foreclosures can be a good investment for some but it is buyer beware.  Make sure you know what you are getting into before you sign on the dotted line. I have had a lot of requests lately for "foreclosure listings".  I know that there is ...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 6
Saturday Nov 14, 2009 in Orange County NY   Saturday's Weather in the Mid 50s with Rain Likely  (click here for the latest NOAA Information.) Special Events Breakfast on the Farm - Pine Island, NY Gather around the pot belly stove for a country farm breakfast with fresh eggs to order, bacon, hot...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 2
Learning a bit about the recent sales in the area where you are considering a home purchase is extreemly valuable.  During the month of October there were 18 homes that sold within the district.  The selling prices on single family residential houses ranged from $159,000 to $425,000.  The data av...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 6
 Excitement is building as the students from Pine Bush High School prepare for the opening night of the Fall production "Little Shop Of Horrors"  That's right, they are doing a musical for a change this Fall and it is looking like it will be a smash hit!  Come out to see Seymore, an orphan who wo...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 4
If you have been waiting to see what would happen with the home buyer tax credit your wait is over.  Now is the time to start your search for your new home! The news that you first time home buyers have been waiting to hear and a bonus opportunity for some move up buyers.  The Bill for Home Buyer...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 8
Did you know that there are things that may come with the house you are buying that could add to the bottom line at the closing table?  Depending on what type of heating fuel you use there could be a charge for the remaining fuel being left behind by the seller.  Many people who move into more ru...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 2
Sunday Oct 25, 2009 in Orange County NY Sunday's Weather - Sunny and in the Low 60s  (click here for the latest NOAA Information.) Farmer's Markets Highland Falls NY/ West Point - Located in the municipal parking lot across from the visitor's center for West Point From 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Warwick N...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 7
Leaf Peeper Alert - Update It Is Almost The End of October! Hey all you New York City and Surrounding 'Burb Residents Don't Miss Out!   Head on up to Orange, Ulster, and Sullivan County NY this Sunday (looks to be a wonderful Fall Day!) to  catch these leaves before they are all on the ground!   ...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 4
Saturday Oct 24, 2009 in Orange County NY   Saturday's Weather in the Mid 60's with Rain Likely  (click here for the latest NOAA Information.) Farmer's Markets Middletown NY - Farmer's Market is on Erie Way between Cottage and Grove Streets From 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Pine Bush NY - Farmer's Market j...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 6
Orange County New York Homeowners who find themselves struggling to pay mortgage payments or in danger of foreclosure have a wonderful resource available to them through the Orange County Rural Development Advisory Corporation (RDAC) which has recently moved offices to Pine Bush New York.  At thi...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 6
It is Homecoming Week at Pine Bush High School.  They have a full week of Spirit Building activties and events.  The week will feature the annual Pine Bush Homecoming Football Game with Monroe-Woodbury on Friday Night and a Pine Bush Homecoming Carnival on Saturday Oct 24th Update - Due to the pr...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 12
Lucky Me!  I live in a beautiful area.  Many people visit the Greater Hudson Valley and the Catskill Region every year just to see what I can see everyday. There is so much to see and do here.  We have hiking, biking, trail riding, lakes, rivers, small villages with crafts and festivals to share,...

By Paddy (Patricia) Pizappi, Real Estate Associate Broker Hudson Valley NY
(Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty)
Comments 10
Hey everyone I am putting on the Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!  Thanks to Ann Cummings and Mike Mueller I am the proud owner of a Pinked Out Profile Picture.  I will be wearing this Pink Ribbon all month here and will be adding it as my profile picture on every other internet presence I...

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