NY State MLS Blog


Management Know-Hows: Essentials in the Property Management Business

Property management businesses work as intermediaries between renters and property owners. They might also look after available properties with absent owners, or handle big properties owned by companies or individuals.Thriving property managers are excellent with people, pay close attention to detail, and are honest in their dealings with tenants, clients, and contractors. So, how can a

How to Make Real Estate Agent Reviews Work for You

Are you buying or selling real estate?Neither is an easy task, as it consumes a lot of time and energy. Having the support of a qualified real estate agent provides great benefits. Your agent helps to make sense of the complexities while looking out for your interests.The challenge of finding a reliable agent can be daunting at first. Nowadays, browsing online reviews is an obvious choice, and

On-Demand Webinar: Secrets to a Healthy (Client) Relationship

Can your MLS save your relationship? Looking for relationship advice? We're here to help. With our Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool, you can keep track of every message with your sellers, buyers, and your most promising leads all from one central platform. We'll teach you the basics of our CRM, as well as our favorite under-utilized tricks to get the most out of your

Why it is a Good Idea to Buy a House in the Winter

Although we'd all like to decide when we'll buy a house and move, there are always other circumstances that can push the move to be sooner or later than we had planned, and it can be very stressful. It's a popular opinion that winter is the worst season to buy a home, but there are actually many advantages of house hunting in wintertime.It's obvious why real estate experts have

How to Find the Right Storage Unit for Your Needs

There are many situations when a storage unit might prove to be useful. Unfortunately, many people may face some difficulties when it's time to find the right storage unit for their specific needs. From thinking that all units are the same, to being overwhelmed by loads of different options, people with little or no experience with renting storage units often find themselves baffled. With that

How to Winterize Your Lawn

As soon as you start pulling out your winter socks and sweaters, it's time to turn your attention to your yard. To guarantee a healthy, green lawn come springtime, winterize your lawn in late fall. Now's the time to set up your lawn for success next year. Aerate Help your cool-season

4 Home Improvement Projects to Do Before Putting Your House on the Market

Homeowners preparing to put to a house on the market can make upgrades and improvements to increase the value of the home and get the best possible deal in a sale, but all home improvement projects are not equal. Some may add great value to the home at minimal expense, while others done at great expense add little value when the house is put up for sale.Extensive remodels or renovations that

Our Fall/Winter 2019 Webinar Schedule is Here!

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New Year, New Home: 5 Ways to Prepare for Your New Home

Boy, does time fly fast. In just a few months, it will already be 2020. Some of us have made big leaps in our life in an effort to end this last year of the decade with a bang. One of those big leaps may be buying a new home. If you did, here are five ways you can prepare for your new home. 1. Spruce