Category Archives: General

  • Why Downsizing is the New Upsizing

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Most people think of downsizing as something you do in retirement. The kids are grown, the nest is empty and you have all this space just gathering dust or taking up your free time with maintenance and upkeep. So, you sell... 

  • The Best Father’s Day and Graduation Gifts 2015

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Tis the season of summer celebration and it kicks off with Dads and Grads.  In an effort to save you time, so you can actually spend more of it with Dad and/or your favorite grad, we’ve put a list together of gift... 

  • Farmers Markets in Rochester NY 2015

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Summer is just around the corner.  We knew it would come eventually!  So what to do?   At the top of the list is a visit to your local Farmers Market!   We are fortunate in Rochester to have a bushel full  to choose... 

  • Memorial Day in Rochester NY! Enjoy this Great Guide

    BY Courtney Dudek

    As we pause to honor those who have so valiantly served next weekend, we are truly grateful for our freedom.   We can choose where we live, what career we will pursue and what to do with those we love the most!  Please... 

  • Penfield NY Real Estate Report: Where The Stats are At

    BY Courtney Dudek

    The first quarter housing statistics were released last week.  Here are the facts as we know them: · Frigid weather (the Polar Vortex kind) impacted home sales and there were less sales this quarter · If you are considering... 

  • Spring is Here! Maple Syrup in Rochester, NY and a Sweet Real Estate Market

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Spring is here! The calendar said so yesterday!  How sweet it is, literally!  Spring brings all things maple syrup in Rochester NY and there are plenty of opportunities to take advantage of: 1. Wohlschlegel’s Naples... 

  • The Saints are “March” ing into Rochester, New York

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Oh when the saints come “March”ing in.  Oh when the Saints come “March” ing in…we’ll know Spring is coming right?  Not so much.  Since, we can’t rely on Rochester,NY weather,... 

  • Happy Valentine’s Day in Penfield NY! Here’s Some Great Ideas to Celebrate!

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Happy Valentine’s Day in Penfield NY!  Yes, today is the day, so if you still don’t have a gift, going digital with your present will save the day!  So will making a surprise dinner at home (that you planned... 

  • You’ll Love the Penfield NY Housing Market

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Let’s take a look at the Penfield NY Housing Market in the last 60 days! 49 homes have been listed. 10 have gone under contract in an average of 14 days or less.  The average sale price was 184k. 45 homes have sold,... 

  • Have a Super Super Bowl in Penfield NY

    BY Courtney Dudek

    As we wait for the dust to settle in Deflate-Gate, we can at least start planning for our Superbowl in Penfield NY adventure.  If you’re the type of fan that is emotional attached to the outcome, and you need to be...