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Another Property Rented - 75 Lee Avenue #2a, Yonkers, NY 10705
Posted on 10/17/2019
Another Property Rented - 75 Lee Avenue #2a, Yonkers, NY 10705
Welcome Home to this pet-friendly Junior 4 SPONSOR UNIT (NO BOARD APPROVAL REQUIRED) rental. Enjoy cooking in your newly renovated kitchen with great cabinet storage and counter space, adjacent to a 14ft. x 10ft. dining area perfect for enjoying a weekend brunch or entertaining friends for an occasional dinner party. Unwind after a long day's work in the living room with a glass of wine or with a 30 minute nap in the spacious master bedroom on your king-size bed. Following dinner, you may want to go into the home office bonus room for an hour of computer time. This immaculately clean, environmentally sensitive building offers a laundry room...
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Improve Your Sprinkler System
Posted on 10/13/2019
Improve Your Sprinkler System
To save water and equally maintain your lawn, you need to ensure your sprinkler system is working correctly. During the winter months, keeping your garden might take a toll on you. Improving your sprinkler system requires that you regularly check for damaged or faulty sprinklers. Improving your sprinkler system means you would produce a better and healthier lawn....
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Most Popular Mortgage Options
Posted on 10/06/2019
Most Popular Mortgage Options
When it comes to financing your home, you have a several mortgage options available. Each type of mortgage offers different advantages, so be sure to do research before applying. Below are some of the most popular types of mortgages borrowers may consider. Conventional Loans A conventional loan is a mortgage not insured by the federal government. In most...
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75 Lee Avenue #2a, Yonkers, NY 10705 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/05/2019
75 Lee Avenue #2a, Yonkers, NY 10705 is now new to the market!
Welcome Home to this pet-friendly Junior 4 SPONSOR UNIT (NO BOARD APPROVAL REQUIRED) rental. Enjoy cooking in your newly renovated kitchen with great cabinet storage and counter space, adjacent to a 14ft. x 10ft. dining area perfect for enjoying a weekend brunch or entertaining friends for an occasional dinner party. Unwind after a long day's work in the living room with a glass of wine or with a 30 minute nap in the spacious master bedroom on your king-size bed. Following dinner, you may want to go into the home office bonus room for an hour of computer time. This immaculately clean, environmentally sensitive building offers a laundry room...
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Some Crucial Reasons to Call for a Home Inspection
Posted on 09/29/2019
Some Crucial Reasons to Call for a Home Inspection
The home buying process can be pretty frustrating. What’s worse? The spending never ends. It feels as though you have to pay for everything. No wonder a good number of homebuyers resolve to rent due to frustration from the home buying process. It just never ends. Now to the expenses. First, you are struggling to get a home...
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Green Tips: Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Solutions
Posted on 09/22/2019
Green Tips: Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Solutions
Homemade cleaning solutions aren't just effective. They're also free of irritating chemicals, gentle on delicate surfaces, and easy on the environment. Here are a few recipes for making your own cleaning solutions. Natural Wood Polish This is a classic mix: In a small cup, mix one part olive oil to one part lemon juice. Now, use a soft...
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Townhouse or Condo: What is the Difference?
Posted on 09/15/2019
Townhouse or Condo: What is the Difference?
Are you thinking about buying a townhouse or condominium? There are some notable differences between a townhouse and a condo that you must know before choosing. Understanding them will enable you to decide on the one to go for, whether a condominium or a townhouse. Townhouse A townhouse is a tenant-owned conjoined unit. They are structured architecturally like...
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Reading for Leadership
Posted on 09/08/2019
Reading for Leadership
Have you ever wondered how some folks always seem to get the big breaks, or they always seem successful no matter what comes their way? Why do some people seem to “go with the flow” and handle situations without seemingly any hard work? The Answer is Reading Reading, you know that thing you said you would not do...
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Is Cabin Fever Inevitable?
Posted on 09/01/2019
Is Cabin Fever Inevitable?
During certain times in the year, it might be less desirable to be outside, and we may find ourselves feeling stuck in the house. How do you get out and enjoy your community without having to be out of doors? One great way is to plug into your areas museums, galleries, and other local indoor attractions. Months of...
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The Unique Role of a Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Posted on 08/25/2019
The Unique Role of a Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Older Americans can recall a time when gas stations provided full service, with window washers and gas attendants to pump your fuel. They recall a time of service with a smile—and you don't find much of that in today's mobile-dominated environment, where text messages pass for conversation and e-signatures have replaced the ballpoint pen. That's why service providers who...
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How Interest Rates Affect the Housing Industry
Posted on 08/25/2019
How Interest Rates Affect the Housing Industry
Interest rates in the United States are determined by a number of factors, including the actions of the U.S. Federal Reserve, the health of the economy and the rate at which people are saving money. Given that most home sales are financed through the borrowing of money in the form of mortgages, the housing industry is profoundly affected...
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Compelling Reasons Why a Seller Needs a Professional Real Estate Agent
Posted on 08/25/2019
Compelling Reasons Why a Seller Needs a Professional Real Estate Agent
As some of the readers of this column know, I have been designated by the National Association of Realtors as a Seller Representative Specialist (SRS). And since only two and a half percent of New York State real estate agents have earned this designation, I bend over backwards to achieve the best price and terms for my home seller...
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