Category Archives: Local News

5 Ways to Enhance Your Small Living Room

5 Ways Dabito Made His Small Living Room Awesome   Imagine fitting your entire living room and home office into one 100-sq-ft space. Impossible? Dabito of Old Brand New makes it look easy. He recently moved from Los Angeles to … Continue reading

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Why you should use an engineer instead of a regular home inspector

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Why you need a Real Estate Attorney!

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Seven additional costs every homebuyer should be aware of:

Seven additional costs every homebuyer should be aware of: 1) Private mortgage insurance If your down payment is less than 20 percent, your lender will likely require that you carry private mortgage insurance (PMI). Premiums vary depending on the size … Continue reading

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Yay the snow is melting! But now I have a damp basement!

We’re getting our wish.  A snowy cold winter is coming to an end.  All the snow is melting.  It’s all good, right?  The only problem is that melting snow and the coming Spring means that it’s wet basement season. Basement … Continue reading

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Staging Tips for Selling Your House This Spring

Here are four staging tips and easy upgrades that will help sell your house this spring! 1. Color Where it Counts Many make staging a mission to neutralize a space’s color palette from top to bottom. While this isn’t a … Continue reading

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Ice Dams Are Back!!!!

ICE DAMMING Another cold & snowy winter is upon us.  The recent snow accumulations and cold weather have created widespread ice dams.  Roof leaks and interior water damage can occur as a result of ice damming. Large ice formations at … Continue reading

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Kim Chizuk at Prospect Lending

If you have any questions please call Shannon Fitzpatrick with Re/Max (585)880-1748.

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Today’s Civil Defense Drill is Just a Drill!

My son startled me for a moment when I picked him up at school yesterday.  For a moment I panicked, “dad, we had a lock down today”. Then I realized that there wasn’t a communique from the district so it … Continue reading

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Bauman’s Farm Market

Bauman’s is a local farmers market located at Five Mile Line and Plank Road. Its widely known in Monroe County for having a huge flower selection in their greenhouse during the spring/ summer time and “pick your own” strawberries and … Continue reading

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