Consideration – the Key to Your New Home

Consideration associated with a contract is generally thought to be the price and terms but being sympathetic and courteous towards the seller could make a difference in getting the home you want. Business people, like store owners, expect to deal with customers and even come to expect behavior that might not be accepted in a […]

What is the Right Neighborhood for You?

What is the the right neighborhood for you?  We can google “what makes the perfect neighborhood” and come up with lists and opinions, rules and demographic driven data.  But what makes a perfect neighborhood for you may not make a perfect neighborhood for me.  However, there are some factors to consider, some questions to ask […]

Moving in Winter!

Moving in Winter has it’s pluses, not temperature wise for sure, but cost of moving services can be much lower due to less demand, and saving money is always a good thing.  But certainly moving in poor weather conditions of any kind can add more stress to an already stressful situation.   Our local weathermen […]

There’s Snow Place Like Syracuse!

We’re recognized positively and negatively for it.  Some of us embrace it, and some of us can’t put enough miles between it and a sandy beach.  Some say lake-effect is more about weight than volume, and others wouldn’t celebrate Halloween any other way than with a little bit of the white stuff. But one thing […]

Bird Watching in Central New York

Nothing says spring like the sighting of your first Robin.  My friend Stephanie reported on March 11, 2013, “Just saw my first robin….I can hear my moms voice in the back of my head telling me Spring is on its way!”   How true and how happy we are to see them.  Birds are becoming much […]