Penfield Real Estate Blog

  • Let’s Take a Peek at the Penfield NY Housing Market!

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Your home is your most valuable asset! Understanding its value and how it fits into the market trends is a great idea.  Let’s take a peek at recent numbers for the Penfield NY Housing Market: Currently there are 173 properties listed for sal...

  • Have a Fabulous 4th of July in Rochester NY with this Star Spangled Guide!

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Summer is officially here which means the 4th of July is just around the corner!   We’ve collected some great ideas to help you celebrate in style whether you’re going to be running, baking, miniature golfing or throwing your own party!   As we...

  • Enjoy The Weekend! Enjoy the Xerox International Jazz Festival

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Yes, it's true!  The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival starts this Friday!   Here are some great tips to make the most of your experience! 1.  Do Your Research. There are over 1500 artists from 19 countries.   75 of the concerts are ...

  • 5 Reasons to Eat Ice Cream In Penfield NY! It’s So Cool

    BY Courtney Dudek

    I scream! You scream!  We all scream for ice cream in Penfield NY!  It’s true.   While I know it is probably more cost effective to go into the local grocery store and buy a half gallon, it doesn’t taste the same.  I’m serious.   There’s...

  • How Does a Pool Affect My Home Value?

    BY Courtney Dudek

    As temperatures begin to rise, the lure of sparkling sunlight reflected off rippling blue water draws many homeowners to invest in an in-ground pool. That a pool adds to quality of life, there is no doubt. When it comes to adding value to your home, ...

  • Tips for Home Buyers

    BY Courtney Dudek

    Finding a new home can be one of the most exciting times of your life. It’s a little like dating – the pursuit, the “getting to know you” period, the proposal (aka “offer”), and the marriage (aka “closing”). If you don’t want your r...

  • Selecting Architectural Style for Your Home

    BY Courtney Dudek

    The architectural style of a home is often highlighted in its online description to help buyers understand its features. But if you don’t know your Tudor from your Craftsmen Bungalow, don’t worry. We can help you sort it out with this condensed ...

  • Turning Your Home into Your Retirement Plan

    BY Courtney Dudek

    It is a very good idea to include your home and buying a second home in your retirement plan. Now is a great time to buy, so even if you are not quite to retirement age, why not buy now and begin building equity? This will also give you the chance to...

  • Welcoming Pets Into Your Home

    BY Courtney Dudek

    If you are an animal lover, a feathered or furry friend can make your home feel more welcoming. However you may find that your neighbors do not share that opinion. If you have an animal friend in your home, you can follow a few easy rules to live pea...