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What are the first time home buyer incentives for Finger Lakes residents?

What are the first time home buyer incentives for Finger Lakes residents?
Government-sponsored first-time home buyer programs can help make buying a home in the Finger Lakes much more affordable. In the third quarter of 2020, the average Finger Lakes home price was $555,402. This means that ... more
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Community garden opens at Lamphear Court in the City of Corning

Community garden opens at Lamphear Court in the City of Corning
A ribbon cutting event was hosted on Thursday by Arbor Housing and Development to show the new community garden at Lamphear Court in the City of Corning. The project took about 5 months to develop ... more
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Seneca County Health Department releases information on the Septic Replacement Fund Program

Seneca County Health Department releases information on the Septic Replacement Fund Program
The Seneca County Health Department has released the following press release regarding the Septic Replacement Fund Program to replace old or substandard septic systems: New York State’s Environmental Facilities Corporation (EFC), has opened Round 2 ... more
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Tompkins Trust Company to host a first time homebuyers seminar on June 15th

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The Tompkins Trust Company has announced in a press release their first time homebuyers seminar will be held on June 15. Tompkins Trust Company is committed to supporting the communities in which it operates, especially ... more
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Tips to sell and move house during Coronavirus

Tips to sell and move house during Coronavirus
The Coronavirus has quickly spread across the globe and is now in many countries. It has caused a large number of people to be sick, as well as killed many others. If you have been ... more
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Wrought Iron as home decor: What they are, their applications, and the advantages of using them

Wrought Iron as home decor: What they are, their applications, and the advantages of using them
Decorative ornaments made from wrought iron have been a staple for different home styles for many years. This is because wrought iron applies not only to a single piece of decoration but to many. From ... more
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How to make your home more energy-efficient?

How to make your home more energy-efficient?
The most important energy-efficient action to take is using less energy for the same tasks, resulting in waste reduction and cost savings. It's more than just using less energy, and it's crucial to identify where ... more
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Why you must move now; reasonable consideration when deciding to move

Why you must move now; reasonable consideration when deciding to move
When we think of moving to a new city in search of a better quality of life, the first thing that comes to our mind is the hardships that we might face during the process ... more
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Top applications of a multi surface cleaner every homeowner should know

Top applications of a multi surface cleaner every homeowner should know
A multi surface cleaner can do wonders as it can be used to clean several different surfaces of the house with just one product. These products are designed to be used on different surfaces. Many ... more
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Homeowners Associations growing in popularity

Homeowners Associations growing in popularity
If you're part of a homeowners association (HOA), then you probably won’t be surprised to learn that things are looking on the up for this way of living - as predicted by the Foundation for Community Research ... more
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How to know your home needs structural repair services?

How to know your home needs structural repair services?
Your home is your safety shield, so it must provide ultimate protection to you and your family members. Some structural issues like a termite infestation, timber rot and big cracks on the walls, etc., are ... more
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Know the best mattress for your needs by following these tips

Know the best mattress for your needs by following these tips
A mattress is one of the most important aspects of our daily lives that we do not ponder upon that much. We use our mattresses everyday when we sleep or even when we hang out ... more
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Town-wide leaf and brush pick-up set of May 24th in Seneca Falls

Town-wide leaf and brush pick-up set of May 24th in Seneca Falls
There will be a Town-wide pickup for leaves and brush in Seneca Falls for one day only on Monday, May 24, 2021. Leaves and Brush must be at roadside by the end of the day ... more
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How much do replacement windows cost?

How much do replacement windows cost?
How much do replacement windows cost? People who want to replace windows consider this question the most interesting one. Well, there are many factors that affect the final price. So, let's try to clarify them ... more
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Why rodent-proofing your home can save you money in the long run

Why rodent-proofing your home can save you money in the long run
Millions of people across the world have had to deal with rodents, both rats and mice alike. They’re especially common in urban or suburban areas, meaning that the already common issue is continuing to grow ... more
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How can you tell you have foundation issues at your home?

How can you tell you have foundation issues at your home?
Most homeowners do whatever they can to ensure their properties are looked after and in good shape. Your home is a huge investment and one that you have to look after, which is why it ... more
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How reverse osmosis systems can provide clean water at home

How reverse osmosis systems can provide clean water at home
When it comes to clean to drinking water there are an array of water filtration systems that are available on the market. Each filtration system will remove different types of particles depending on the contamination ... more
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Burrowing wildlife that can destroy your yard

Burrowing wildlife that can destroy your yard
It’s a homeowner’s worst nightmare, to have to face up to whatever burrowing intruder is causing all those little holes in their yard. Truth is, many homeowners in the United States don’t even know how ... more
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The list of things to prepare your home for a dinner party

The list of things to prepare your home for a dinner party
The holiday time is the perfect time for one to host a dinner party. However, other occasions would make one want to host a dinner party so they can have a good time with friends ... more
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4 steps to a clean leather sofa

4 steps to a clean leather sofa
Leather sofas make your house have a more classy look than other couches you will find in furniture stores. They last longer than fabric couches. With proper maintenance, they can retain their beauty and aesthetics ... more
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Affordable ways to make your home look luxurious

Affordable ways to make your home look luxurious
Sophistication and luxury is something we all strive for in our homes and lives alike. In general, having a luxurious home equates to having copious amounts of money in order to purchase luxurious items for ... more
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