Three Trends That Are Good For Homebuyers

November 14, 2022

While higher mortgage rates are creating affordability challenges for homebuyers this year, there is some good news for those looking to start their home-buying journey. As the market has cooled, the intensity buyers faced during the peak frenzy of the pandemic has cooled as well. Here are just a few trends that may benefit you…

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What is a Buyer’s Agent?

November 9, 2022

It’s no secret that Rochester’s real estate market has been quite hectic these past few years. For buyers, it’s been a race to find the perfect home, in the perfect place without overpaying for it. The imbalance in supply and demand has created bidding wars that require an experienced and savvy agent to ensure they…

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How to Prep Your Home For Sale This Fall

October 18, 2022

Today’s housing market is different than it was just a few months ago. And if you’re thinking about selling your house, that may leave you wondering what you need to do differently as a result. The answer is simple. Taking the time upfront to prep your house appropriately and create a solid plan can help…

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Eat, Drink and Be Scary!

October 7, 2022

Cooking  with Courtney is back for the spookiest season of all.   Sweet & Salty Pumpkin Seed Clusters in honor of National Pumpkin Seed Day.  Are you planning on carving pumpkins & love pumpkin seeds?! The best place to get your pumpkins are from a local business- ours were from Woody Acres in Webster.  Here’s our yummy…

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Planning to Retire? Your Equity Can Help You Reach Your Goal!

September 14, 2022

Whether you’ve just retired or you’re thinking about retirement, you may be considering your options and trying to picture a whole new stage of your life. And you’re not alone. Research from the Retirement Industry Trust Association (RITA) shows that 10,000 Baby Boomers reach the typical retirement age (65) every day, and only 47% of…

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Why Are Home Prices Continuing To Go Up?

August 15, 2022

If you’re thinking about making a move, you probably want to know what’s going to happen to home prices for the rest of the year. While experts say price growth will moderate due to the shifting market, ongoing appreciation is expected. That means home prices won’t fall. Here’s a look at two key reasons experts…

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Should You Buy a Home Right Now?

July 18, 2012

If you’ve been thinking about buying a home, you likely have one question on the top of your mind: should I buy right now, or should I wait? While no one can answer that question for you, here’s some information that could help you make your decision. The Future of Home Price AppreciationEach quarter, Pulsenomics…

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Moving Tips and Tricks

June 17, 2022

You’ve bought a new home that you’re in love with and now it’s time to get to packing and moving. Whether you’re moving across the street or across town, the packing is the same – and can sometimes seem really daunting! We’re here to give you a few tips and tricks for before you start…

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How Today’s Mortgage Rates Impact Your Home Purchase

May 13, 2022

If you’re planning to buy a home, it’s critical to understand the relationship between mortgage rates and your purchasing power. Purchasing power is the amount of home you can afford to buy that’s within your financial reach. Mortgage rates directly impact the monthly payment you’ll have on the home you purchase. When rates rise, so does the…

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Balancing Your Wants and Needs as a Homebuyer

April 18, 2022

Since the number of homes for sale is low today, it can feel challenging to find one that checks all your boxes. But if you know which features are absolutely essential in your next home and which ones are just nice bonuses, you can land a home that fits your needs. Danielle Hale, Chief Economist for realtor.com, explains it like this:…

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