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519 Broadway: Architecture and History of Saratoga

The Roohan Building – 519 Broadway Architecture and History of Saratoga blog series by Commercial REALTOR® Olivia Huffman & Professor James Kettlewell History of 519 Broadway in Saratoga Springs, NY – The building at 517-519 Broadway, originally called the Community Theater, was one of two main movie theaters in downtown Saratoga Springs. Generations of Saratogians enjoyed this impressive building for decades. The key location on Broadway, across from the City…

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NY First Home Initiative

NY First Home Ask Gov. Cuomo to Sign NY First Home into Law The NY First Home legislation (S.4058-B,Little/A.5616-B,Ramos) was passed in the State Senate and State Assembly in June, and if enacted, would assist people across New York state achieve the dream of homeownership. The initiative would allow New Yorkers to establish a first home savings account to help them save for rising closing costs and down-payment requirements which are…

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House of the Week – 40 Lefferts Street

In Town Gem with Outdoor Living Space 40 Lefferts Street, Saratoga Springs Q & A with Listing Agent Mara King What are the home’s most valuable features for prospective buyers? “40 Lefferts Street is a wonderful home located in town on a quiet cul-de-sac with no through traffic. The wooded lot is so private you would never believe that you are only a one mile stroll to downtown Saratoga Springs.”…

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Summer issue of the Roohan Beat

Summer 2017 issue of the Roohan Beat Our quarterly newsletter is now available view online | download PDF in this issue: 6 area food trucks to follow (and where to find them) low maintenance landscaping tips home builder update Zillow news #MovingWithRoohan: Meet the Taylors Flag Day Parade 2017 summer events Your feedback is important to us. Send comments/questions/suggestions to: Eli King, Digital Marketing Manager | cell/text: (914) 960-4160 Want…

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House of the Week – 25 Maiden Circle

Modern, Efficient Malta Home with $30K in Upgrades 25 Maiden Circle, Malta, NY 12020 Q & A with Listing Agent Kati Hauser What are the home’s most valuable features for prospective buyers? “25 Maiden Circle, a modern and energy efficient home in desirable Travers Meadows (Malta), features $30K in upgrades, including a large mudroom entry, butler’s pantry, convection oven, granite counters, hardwood flooring throughout first floor, roughed in plumbing for…

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Summer’s Hottest Luxury Listings

The Heat is On: Summer Real Estate Some of the hottest luxury homes on the market by Megan Alexander With the height of summer approaching, the weather is not the only thing that is hot. The real estate market for waterfront properties and equine properties is sizzling! A perusal of Town & Country magazine’s real estate section makes this evident. Supermodel, Christie Brinkley’s historic Hamptons home, overlooking Sag Harbor, is…

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House of the Week – 19 Donegal Way

Maintenance Free Lifestyle in the Greens at McGregor 19 Donegal Way, Saratoga Springs 12866 Q & A with Listing Agent Meg Minehan   What are the home’s most valuable features for prospective buyers? “19 Donegal Way has some outstanding features unique to this neighborhood. With the clever addition of some walls, this fabulous Innisbrook model has a floor plan and delineated spaces not seen before. It has a beautifully updated…

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House of the Week – 178 Vischer Ferry Road

Beautifully Restored Farmhouse on 8 Acres 178 Vischer Ferry Road, Rexford NY 12148 Q & A with Listing Agents Oliver Aldrich & Jack Minehan What are the home’s most valuable features for prospective buyers? “178 Vischer Ferry Road is a beautifully updated farmhouse on 8 acres with several outbuildings and a pond, just minutes from Clifton Park. It boasts all the modern amenities without sacrificing the charm.” How would you describe…

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77 Van Dam Street

77 Van Dam Street Architecture and History of Saratoga blog series by commercial REALTOR®, Olivia Huffman, and Professor James Kettlewell Originally school number 2, the monumental building at 77 Van Dam Street was constructed circa. 1895, at the height of the Victorian building boom, during a famous period in Saratoga’s history. The structure is monumental, with a solid rock-faced ground floor, greek key motifs in the entablature and three dormer…

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Hot New Brunch Hall Seeks Chefs

Behind the Scenes at Farmers Hardware search for Chefs, menu & see inside the shipping container kitchen  Opening mid June 2017 by Eli King Saratoga Springs —  Amidst media buzz over the opening of their urban-inspired, triple story brunch venue later this month, the owners of the highly anticipated Farmers Hardware brunch hall on Maple Avenue are still seeking two culinary up-and-comers to join their team. Co-owners Julia Sanzen and Tyler Russell…

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