What happens when you inherit a house in NY?

Inheriting a house is one of the few big surprises that life brings us sometimes. But what happens when you inherit a house in NY? As much as you may want to keep an inherited house, sometimes you may be forced to consider putting it up for sale. Well, selling an inherited house can be … Continued

How to sell your house fast if you have huge medical bills

How to sell your house fast when you have huge medical bills

Large medical bills and selling your Long Island home quickly These days, medical bills can be very high, even if you have health insurance.  There are many people that have found themselves in very difficult financial situation due to a combination of high bills, being sick and not being able to earn an income due … Continued

How to move a parent into assisted lving on Long Island

How To Move A Parent Into Assisted Living

Steps to take when you need to move a parent into an assisted living facility It’s always hard when you need to move a parent into assisted living.  There’s a lot of emotion as you see your loved one age and in need of more help.  It can be depressing, confusing, stressful and definitely time-consuming. … Continued

Home Maintenance Checklist for vacant or remote homes

Home Maintenance Checklist for Vacant and Remote Homes

Managing a vacant or remote house – Monthly, Quarterly, and Annual Maintenance Checklist There may be many reasons why a home is vacant  — a deceased relative; you’ve moved an elderly parent into assisted living; or a renter has left, you may have relocated; or maybe you’re a snowbird with a home in warmer climate … Continued

7 Tips to prevent ice damming | Long Island NY

7 Tips to prevent ice damming on your roof

Ice damming prevention tips for your Long Island home Ice damming can really do some serious damage to your Long Island home.  It can ruin your roof, ceiling, walls, and floors, and it can be extremely expensive and inconvenient to fix.  I’ve outlined some tips for ice damming prevention as well as early warning signs … Continued