REAL ESTATE VIEWS & NEWS

7 Things You Should Consider When Relocating
By DeLena Ciamacco on Dec 22, 2015

1. Navigating the Housing Market In some states, affordable housing may seem impossible to find, especially if you have an extensive list of must-have amenities. Whether you are buying or renting, check out websites such as Zillow.com, Realtor.com...

Welcome to The Legends Resort Real Estate Office
By William Charlson on Dec 04, 2015

With 5 golf courses Legends is renowned as one of the premier golf destinations in the entire Southeast. Its three magnificent onsite courses (Heathland, Moorland, & Parkland) have received widespread acclaim and its master planned real estate offe...

Ask the Expert!
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 13, 2015

Q: When I find the home I want, how much should I offer? A: Your real estate broker can help you here. But there are several things you should consider: 1) is the asking price in line with prices of similar homes in the area? 2) Is the home in good ...

What Does Your Mortgage Cover
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 12, 2015

Q: How do I find a lender? A: You can finance a home with a loan from a bank, a savings and loan, a credit union, a private mortgage company, or various state government lenders. Shopping for a loan is like shopping for any other large purchase: you...

Questions About Home Inspections...Ask The Expert!
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 10, 2015

Q: What are the different types of inspections? A: Generally, there are 6 types of inspections that a buyer can request. The most common is the general home inspection. This is a non-invasive examination of the condition of the home. Inspectors wil...

Home Buying and Selling Questions Answered by the
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 09, 2015

Q: Why should I buy instead of rent? A: A home is an investment. When you rent, you write your monthly check and that money is gone forever. But when you own your home, you can deduct the cost of your mortgage loan interest from your federal income ...

Urban Aire Realty is Looking for you!
By Charity Abad on Apr 24, 2015

Urban Aire Realty is looking for 2-Broker Agents and 2-Leasing Agents in the following Chicagoland areas: 1. Chicago Loop area. 2. DuPage County: Aurora/Naperville/Wheaton/Warrenville and vicinity Qualifications: 1. Broke...

FEBRUARY 2015 MARKET UPDATE
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 02, 2015

February 2015 DeLena Ciamacco Included in this blog post is a link to my Real Estate Update Newsletter. Please click on the link below to get the latest Real Estate Update for February! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call o...

THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT!
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 10, 2015

THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT! Are you in the process of looking for the perfect home? The good news is that the days of sifting through stacks of newspapers is over… With technology, it is easy to stay organized in a busy lifestyle while maintaining yo...

Foods of OHIO
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 25, 2014

Foods Of OHIO Did you know that some of the foods that will be at your Thanksgiving Dinner may have originated right here in the great state of OHIO? Take a moment to read up on the history and background of some of the foods that we have been enj...

Fun Facts - Thanksgiving
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 24, 2014

We are sure you've heard stories on the history of Thanksgiving a million times, and will probably hear even more this week. Well then, allow us to enlighten you with some strange and funny facts about the famous holiday that you might not have heard...

Facts To Know About Columbus, Ohio
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 13, 2014

DID YOU KNOW These Facts About Our Great City – Columbus, Ohio 1. While Columbus, and Ohio in general, may seem minute compared to some other large cities, Columbus is actually the 15th largest city in the United States. 2. COSI (Center of S...

Turkey Trot 2014
By DeLena Ciamacco on Nov 03, 2014

This month be a part of what has been a family tradition for over 25 years… THE TURKEY TROT! “It's the most fun you'll ever have on Thanksgiving Day, guaranteed!” WHERE: WHOLE FOODS IN UPPER ARLINGTON, OH WHEN: NOVEMBER 27TH, 2014 WHY: T...

Ridgefield Commons Re-Opened by New Developer
By John DePinto on Aug 19, 2013

Hardyston Township, NJ – Susan Buggle, Vice President of Jopari Realty Group Inc. has just announced the re-opening of Ridgefield Commons, the townhome community located off Route 94 adjacent to the Sussex County YMCA. As a result of the improved re...

Long Island Historic Homes of the South Shore
By Irene D Lockel on Jul 03, 2013

Christopher Collora, renowed author of Long Island Historic Homes of the South Shore will present a special multi-media presentation at The Awixa Castle, located at 47 Awixa Avenue Bay Shore on Wednesday, July 10th, 7:00pm-9:00pm. After the presenta...

Thoughts From Jim Netter As 2013 Begins
By Steven Rainone on Feb 27, 2013

A New Year is always something to celebrate. There is something incredibly exciting about starting fresh and full of hopes and dreams. Anything is possible with the proper plans in place to turn them into reality. My dreams almost always inclu...

William Howard Taft Home
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 20, 2013

William Howard Taft Home – Cincinnati, OH http://www.nps.gov/wiho/index.htm Born in 1857 to the prestigious Taft family of Cincinnati, William Howard Taft is another buckeye to ascend to the presidency. The home where he was born now sits in the ...

Presidents Day (Harding Home)
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 16, 2013

In honor of President's Day, we've put together a few posts showcasing the beautiful, historic Ohio homes once owned by former Presidents. With 7 Presidents to its name, Ohio has plenty of real estate fit for a Commander-in- Chief. Take a look: Wa...

Could you Get Priced Out of the Housing Market
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 16, 2013

Realtors were hopeful that 2013 would begin on a high note with an increase in sales and listings, and boy have we seen them recently! Perhaps due to the avoidance of the fiscal cliff or building off the momentum of the past few months, the housing m...

Fiscal Cliff Deal And What Homeowners Need to Know
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 08, 2013

Thankfully, 2013 did not begin on the sour note it could have: a deal was reached by Congress in the wee hours of January 1st to prevent potential economic disaster and steered us away from the “fiscal cliff” you’ve no doubt heard so much about in th...