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By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Isn’t it a great feeling to shampoo your hair and have it be clean and shiny again? You can give your house the same treat. Funny how problems and solutions sometimes come together. I had been noticing some dark vertical stains developing on the north side of my roof, and it seemed to happen over...

By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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It’s a sure sign that you are getting up there in years when suddenly you find that you’re working with the second generation of family-owned businesses that have provided home maintenance services for many years. It happened with my tree service, my plumber, and now my lawn maintenance company. ...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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Third shift uptime - Agents on 1st and 2nd shift had 6 upcalls. First 4 agents got 6 calls. I am up with another agent. It is a good thing I don't wait for the phone to ring, how many upcalls can we get in a day?Already here for an hour and no calls yet, not even someone to make an appointment!Th...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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Vacant Land Sales are up this year from last year! Last year from Jan 1 2012-Oct 29 2012 only three parcels sold in my area (area 1) This year from Jan 1 2012-Oct 29 2012we have already had 8 lots sold. Of the possible 16 sides this year, I have done 8 sides! That means I have 50% of the market i...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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My lastest Activity In 2012, Thomas Santore set the industry standard. He SOLD more proerties in 2012 than in 2011. He currently has SOLD 20 properties, with 7 still in contract and 23 additional properties listed. Tom is the best in the business. Tom is backed by the area's leading #1 office Col...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker Testimonials Jim Pugliese2013-10-05 Jim Pugliese " Tom has great people skills, listens to his clients needs and delivers what they are looking for" 10/01/2013 Jim is one of the many Mortgage Brokers I have worked with, great guy. Thanks Jim! Miche...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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Old Profile Contents About me:   COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BROKERAGECOLDWELL BANKER COMMERCIAL NRT"KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE WORK" Westchester and Putnam County Real Estate   Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT   Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate   Vacant Land, Resale Homes, New Construction, For...

By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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If your house is on sewer, you may think that this piece about septics has no application to you, but as I understand it, as many as a third of us within the reach of this newspaper are on septic. And if you’re not, you may someday fall in love with a house that is, like I did. Recently, when I s...

By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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When I was an aspiring actor doing summer stock, I appeared in the musical “Where’s Charley?” a funny farce by Frank Loesser and George Abbott set at the turn of the last century. One of the cute numbers sung by Amy, the ingénue, predicted such inventions as wireless telegraphy, horseless carriag...

By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Just recently I listed a raised ranch in Yorktown Heights that is set up perfectly as a multigenerational house, with independent living space for a separate or related family on each level.  Thinking about the prospects who might be interested in buying it, I am aware that there is a much bigger...

By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Outgassing. If you don’t know what it is, as I didn’t until recently, it might sound like one of those little slips in bodily function that all humans occasionally have, only outside. But it’s more serious than that. With its unfortunate name, outgassing, sometimes called offgassing, is the relea...

By Bill Primavera
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Ah, the ways of nature and how we roll with them on our own properties can be challenging indeed. Recently I read an article online warning of nine plants we should never have on our properties because of their invasive nature, literally taking over the landscape. I was reminded that of the nine ...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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  Do you think the MARKET is BACK????   Well in the past 3 weeks I have 9 Clients that had put things on hold come back to the market.   I have gotten 8 calls on my cell from new clients.   Picked up 5 clients on the up desk.   Do you think the MARKET is BACK????   I have put 5 new listings up. A...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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  It's that time of the year again! Our Annual Friends of Karen Golf Outing IS at the Salem Golf Club in North Salem, NY. This is our 7th Year. We broke our record last year and would like to do it again this year. We are looking for Sponsors, gofers and donations for the silent auction and raffl...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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Do you own a large parcel of vacant land??? We need large parcels of vacant land in Westchester County!!! I have a cash buyer for Vacant Land over 40 Acres in Westchester County. It needs to be buildable for 20 or more Single Family Homesor 30 Condos. Do you own a large parcel of vacant land??? W...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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  Why do I do these crazy SHORT SALES????? I seem to do a few short sales, and tend to enjoy the negotiations with the bank. I have my Attorney negotiate any leans. But one of the ones I am doing now, is with Chase. We put in an offer 12 weeks ago. The negotiator we had on the offer told me to ge...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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Coldwell Banker Leads All Competition For Past Four Years!! The Statistics are in. We have Sold and Rented more Homes in the last four year in our area, know as area 1. When You Are Ready To Make a Move, Either to SELL, BUY or RENT Call the Office That Moves the Most!!! Coldwell Banker Leads All ...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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  Marketing Tips #19, Westchester County Real Estate   63. Are you getting all you can out of your Outgoing Referrals? You should be telling anyone you know that you are in Real Estate. Never assume they know what you do. You will be surprised who is moving to a different area.   64. How do you t...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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  UPDATE ON AFFORDABLE HOMES IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY Inventory has decreased to 275 to 270. This is not a very big decrease but considering this is the beginning of the spring market and we normally see an increase this is very significant! So now if you need a 3 BR home under $350,000.00 in Westch...

By Thomas Santore Lic Associate Real Estate Broker, Realtor®-ABR-Land, Residential & Commercial Sa
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT)
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  Update onCelebrating Easter???   Well the buyer showed up early!   They have a handicapped child. The home we looked at was in great condition. BUT!!This home won't work because there is no way to make it handicap accessible. We hit it off pretty good and he had another home he would like to se...

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