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‘Dobbs Ferry Thrives’ in 2016

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Rivertowns Square Rendering

From 914INC at Westchester Magazine:

“Once a downscale, sleepy Rivertown squeezed between Hastings-on-Hudson and Irvington, Dobbs Ferry has taken a giant leap to the forefront with a wave of commercial, residential, and lifestyle improvements.
The biggest news in the village is the expected completion this fall of Rivertowns Square, a $150 million mixed-use development next to the Saw Mill at Lawrence Street. The project will turn an abandoned research laboratory into a….” 

See the full article from 914Inc at: http://www.westchestermagazine.com/914-INC/Q2-2016/Dobbs-Ferry-Thrives/

Also see: 41 Homes Currently For Sale in Dobbs Ferry

A Dobbs Ferry Contemporary Woodland Respite

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This custom designed contemporary residence will captivate you with its artistic flair and character. Soaring ceilings with great light and spaces embody this 3,800 square foot home. The living room boasts floor to ceiling French doors leading to a wraparound balcony, a wood burning fireplace and a skylight. The newly renovated gourmet eat-in-kitchen offers a breakfast island and a Juliette balcony,overlooking the entry foyer. The main level also features a spacious family room.
Upstairs, the master suite includes a bath and a private deck with quiet woodland views. There are also four additional family sized bedrooms and four additional baths.
Located directly adjacent to the renown 74 acre Juhring Nature Preserve with numerous marked trails for passive outdoor recreation. Easy access to highways, Metro North train and shopping. 2 car garage. Ardsley school district. $849,000

OPEN HOUSE WITH REFRESHMENTS: Sunday April 3; 1 PM – 3 PM

See the full listing at: A Dobbs Ferry Contemporary Woodland Respite

Directions: Ashford Avenue to Northfield Avenue to #189, or Saw Mill Pkwy South to Cyrus Field Road exit, to left on Northfield Avenue to #189.

4,500 Square Feet In Dobbs Ferry For Under 1 Million

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Nestled on a quiet driveway, the unassuming exterior of this 4500 sq.ft. Contemporary Colonial belies the unparalleled space and light within,  offering Hudson River and Tappan Zee views. The main level features a two story entry foyer and living room with skylights, as well as an expansive dining room and breathtaking river views. The family room boasts a marble surround fireplace and adjoins the huge eat-in-kitchen with a door out to the large wood deck. Upstairs you will find an extravagant master suite with full bath, whirlpool tub and his and hers walk-in closets with a private balcony offering sweeping Hudson River and valley views. There are also 3 large, family bedrooms and a hall bath. Gleaming oak floors complement these spaces. The walk-out lower lever features an entertainment space with wet bar, full bath, bedroom and a bonus room adjacent to the patio entrance to the huge, flat, rear yard. This residence is ideally located near schools, parks, shopping, dining and transportation and only 35 minutes to Grand Central. Call me for more information: 914-960-3837.

See the full listing at: http://www.randrealty.com/agent/652/scott-rosasco/NY/Property/2343545/21-Keller-Lane-Dobbs-Ferry-NY-10522/

OPEN HOUSE: Sunday March 13, From 1 PM – 3PM

If You’re Thinking Of Selling

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Existing Home Sales Surge 14.7%, Prices Up 7.6%

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From Bloomberg Business: “Purchases of previously owned U.S. homes rose more than projected in December, helped in part by warmer weather and wrapping up the best year since 2006. Contract closings jumped 14.7 percent, the most on record, to a 5.46 million annualized rate, figures from the National Association of Realtors showed Friday. The median forecast in a Bloomberg survey called for a gain to 5.2 million. Prices picked up as inventories eased. For all of 2015, sales climbed to 5.26 million from 4.94 million……

Read the full article at: Existing Home Sales Surge

5 Rivertowns Schools Ranked In The Top 100 For NY

Hastings High School

Hastings-On-Hudson Schools

According to the annual Niche.com report for 2016, the Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry, Hastings-on-Hudson, Irvington and Tarrytown school districts were ranked among the Top 100 Schools in New York State. The highest ranking Westchester school was Rye, coming in at #2. Ardsley was ranked at #12, Hastings-on-Hudson at #28, Dobbs Ferry at #38, Irvington at #42 and Tarrytown #58.

The full 2016 report from Niche.com can be viewed here:

The Top 100 New York State Schools

Also, see last years article on the same topic:

Rivertowns Schools Score In The Top 100

Rivertowns Real Estate Sales Volume Up As High As 110%

Hastings-on-Hudson 2015 3rd Quarter Market Report

Hastings-on-Hudson 2015 3rd Quarter Market Report

The volume of homes sold in the Westchester County NY Rivertowns area is up as high as 110% for the third quarter of 2015 vs. the third quarter of 2014. The village with the highest sales volume was the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, where sales rose from 20 houses in the third quarter of 2014, to 42 houses in 2015. Sales in the village of Dobbs Ferry were up 33% and Tarrytown 34%, yet the village of Irvington actually showed a decrease in the number of homes sold. Overall, the Westchester County NY median selling price was also up 2.4%.

My complete Better Homes and Gardens Rand Westchester Real Estate Market Report can be found here:

Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty 3rd Quarter Real Estate Market Report

My Single Family Quarterly Market Reports By Village:

Village of Dobbs Ferry
Village of Hastings-on-Hudson
Village of Irvington
Village of Tarrytown

A recent article from the Rivertowns Daily Voice on this subject:

http://rivertowns.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/third-quarter-home-sales-rise-sharply-in-hastings-dobbs-ferry/595844/

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