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New York Developer Breaks Ground on $585 Million Project on Yonkers Waterfront

May 17, 2022

YONKERS—Westchester County and city officials were on hand on May 5 to celebrate the groundbreaking of a nearly $600-million mixed-use project that will transform a large swath of the city’s waterfront by adding nearly 1,400 units of housing to its growing housing stock. Extell Development officials turned the first dirt on its long awaited $585-million…

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HGAR Calls on State Lawmakers to Oppose ‘Good Cause’ Eviction and Pass Co-Op Transparency Bill

May 10, 2022

ALBANY—A contingent of more than 70 members of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors and staff traveled to Albany earlier today to lobby state lawmakers on the organization’s 2022 legislative agenda that includes staunch opposition to “Good Cause” eviction and the association’s support for statewide co-op transparency legislation, similar to laws passed in Rockland and…

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ERA Insite Realty Helps Franchise Celebrate 50-Year Milestone

May 19, 2022

WHITE PLAINS—ERA Insite Realty Services, a Top 50 ERA company headquartered in White Plains, is joining in the celebration of the franchise’s 50 years of global residential real estate franchising. The kickoff began at the franchise’s annual international business conference, FUEL 2022, held in Nashville, TN in March, which was attended by several of ERA…

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LEGAL CORNER: Real Estate Contracts, Leases and the Statute of Frauds

May 11, 2022

Over the years there have been a multitude of lawsuits filed involving whether a valid contract was entered into between purchasers and sellers of real property. Recently, in Cohen v. Holder, the Appellate Division, Second Department, issued an opinion dealing with this issue once again. The Statute of Frauds is a common law concept that…

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Vikki Garby Promoted to President of Green Team Realty

May 12, 2022

Vikki Garby has been promoted to President of Green Team Realty, the Warwick-based full-service brokerage firm reported recently. “It is time for us to take the next step in terms of growing our organization,” says Green Realty Team founder Geoff Green. “We have proven over the course of time that we can deliver a great…

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ERA Insite Realty Helps Franchise Celebrate 50-Year Milestone

May 19, 2022

WHITE PLAINS—ERA Insite Realty Services, a Top 50 ERA company headquartered in White Plains, is joining in the celebration of the franchise’s 50 years of global residential real estate franchising. The kickoff began at the franchise’s annual international business conference, FUEL 2022, held in Nashville, TN in March, which was attended by several of ERA…

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Anthony Domathoti

PRESIDENT'S CORNER: Your Voice has Power

May 18, 2022

The American political process not only provides the opportunity for citizen involvement, but good government demands it. It is wise to follow Plato’s analysis: “The punishment of wise men who refuse to take part in the affairs of government is to live under the government of unwise men.” From the very beginning, Realtors have supported…

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Jennifer Maher

PUTNAM POSTING: Putnam County Shares Taxes

May 18, 2022

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell recently advocated for the adoption of a new sales-tax sharing model. For years, villages and towns have asked Putnam County to share their revenue from taxes on goods sold within our borders. The county will only share tax revenue for years in which Putnam County’s sales-tax revenue increases over the…

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