Out & About in the 'burbs This Weekend: December 12-14, 2014
It’s the weekend! Time for plenty of neighborhood exploration, open houses and tours—good luck! Here’s what’s going on in residential real estate this week:
Need another reason to leave the city? Brooklyn was named the worst in terms of home affordability by Bloomberg.
Many prospective buyers freeze their home search come winter, but the colder months are actually some of the best for buyers
Low down payment mortgages are back in a big way
Still need to trim the tree? Pick out your family’s perfect spruce while you’re cruising some suburban hotspots. Here’s some great places to look:
Heading to Westchester? Wilkens Fruit & Fir Farm has been a Westchester holiday mainstay for decades.
Choose and cut your own Christmas tree in Everett’s Corner Tree Farm in Fairfield County. All trees are just $50!
Seasonal favorite Elwood Pumpkin and Christmas Tree Farm in Huntington is a go-to from Halloween straight through the holidays.
Hidden Pond Tree Farm in Mendham is more than just trees! Enjoy hot cocoa, hayrides and plenty of tasty treats, plus handmade holiday goodies.
Enjoy the weekend!
Rates may be up, but that isn’t deterring prospective buyers from entering the market.
Looking for a great weekend activity while you peruse the ‘burbs? Check out some local orchards and get picking! We’re in the midst of berry season, so grab your kids and grab some sweet strawberries, raspberries and blueberries right off the vine in these great spots:
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