Market Report: May 21, 2013​

May 21, 2013

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Map the Market

The housing market is in a constant state of flux. So where is it right now? This informative interactive map from CNBC tracks the trends from coast-to-coast and provides snapshots of real estate happenings in a variety of markets including New York City.Click hereto view the map and see what trends you can expect in the months ahead.

Appraisal Values Up

In the past, agents and buyers waited for appraisals to come back, often lower than the agreed upon selling price. However, in recent months appraisals have begun to fall back in line with closing prices, even earning assessments exceeding the ask. What does that mean for sellers and buyers?Read morehere

What’s the Buzz in YOUR Neighborhood? There’s A LOT going on this week! Here’s some great happenings in your current—or future—neighborhood.

Check Out…Hastings-on-Hudson!

Between the highly-ranked schools, the calm, relaxed vibe and immediate access to top-notch amenities—both in this charming town and in neighboring communities—Hastings-on-Hudson has everything Manhattan commuters are looking for, just 30 minutes away.

SJ’s Home of the Week!

This 8 BR, 4.5 BA is one of the largest of the Riverview Manor Gems, and boasts sweeping river views, rich architecture and a number of beautiful modern amenities. Enjoy ample space in this 5000 sq’ home, which includes a fireplace, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen and more.Click herebefore it’s gone!

Tarrytown, NY

Hudson River Arts:The annual Hudson River Festival of the Arts is June 1-2 in Pierson Park. This fine art festival features nationally- and internationally-acclaimed artists, with a variety of paintings, jewelry, sculptures, photography, mixed media and much more, all for view and purchase.Click herefor more on this exciting event!

Dumont, NJ

Farmers Market Fun! The Dumont Farmers Market continues, starting at 10:00am this Saturday at Sorosis Park. Seasonal favorites including sustainable, organic fruits and veggies, farm fresh eggs, local meats, cheeses, homemade ravioli, crab cakes, stuffed clams and gourmet breads will all be on sale. Learn morehere.

Calverton, NY

LI Mud Run: Join in the action with the Long Island Adventure Race 5K, this Saturday at EPCAL. Dive in to the obstacles, mud pits and countless course surprises, perfect for seasoned athletes and weekend warriors alike. Participants are all racing for their favorite charities, so get in on the muddy good time as a runner or as a spectator.Click herefor more.

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