As we head into another few days of heat alerts everybody searches for ways to keep cool. Certainly this has been the year of the pool with so many home bound people. Pool companies are overwhelmed
A Real Bargain in Sparkill
I see some truly beautiful houses when I go on broker open house tours every Tuesday. There was one on River Road in Grandview today- a gorgeous stunner for two mil and change. But the house that really excited me this afternoon is in Sparkill on Van Terrace, MLS #522705. So what makes it so special? Well, let's start with the price: $298,000. Yes, it's a smaller house, with two bedrooms and one and a half baths, but it's a solid older brick house on almost nine-tenths of an acre with a two car garage, and I have a soft spot for older homes with character. Sand and varnish the hardwood floors, add some spackle and paint, and someone will have a gem of a home. And it's close to Tallman State Park, a hidden gem itself. Interested? I'm ready, if you are.
I have been a resident of Tappan for forty years, and still live in the 1860 Italianate Victorian house my wife Jean and I bought all those years ago. I have always been active in the community, inclu....
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