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‘Cost-burdened’ renters on the rise in Monroe County

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More than half of Monroe County renters are classified as cost-burdened because they spend more than 30 percent of their income on monthly housing costs. The cost-burdened percentage stands at 54.3 percent, up 1 percent from a year ago, according ...

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Morgan down to just eight managed properties after sale of eight others to downstate firm

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A Rockland County-based real estate investment firm has bought eight apartment properties that were formerly owned and managed by developer Robert Morgan. Berkley Properties LLC of Nanuet earlier this month completed the purchase of Wedgewood West in Henrietta and Brockport ...

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Housing market report shows more declines in Monroe County

A Trulia analysis shows that 3.9 percent of homes that had pending sales went back to for sale in 2016, nearly double the rate in 2015. (Thinkstock)

The minus sign (-) continues to be the most-used character in the monthly housing market report for Monroe County compiled for July by the New York State Association of Realtors. New listings were down 3.1 percent (to 1,109) compared to ...

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Rochester saw country’s second-largest drop in homes for sale

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The supply of homes on the market in July dropped 3.4 percent nationally in a year-over-year comparison, and the Rochester market saw the second-largest decline in the country. There were 1,841 homes for sale in the Rochester metro area in ...

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Forget 90210; 14609 is the fifth-hottest ZIP code in the country

The 14609, which includes the North Winton Village Neighborhood, was ranked by Realtor.com as the country's fifth hottest ZIP code.

Move over, Pittsford and Perinton. And you, too, west side suburbs. The “hottest” area for real estate in the Rochester area is ZIP code 14609. Realtor.com says 14609 is the fifth-hottest ZIP code in the country. The zip includes Rochester’s North ...

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Despite low inventory, buyers reluctant to overpay on a house

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The Greater Rochester Association of Realtors (GRAR) was encouraged by the region’s first second-quarter bump in pending home sales in four years, but inventory remains scarce in Monroe County. Pending home sales inched upward in the second quarter of 2019, ...

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Median home prices inch higher as inventory remains low

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New listings fell, closed sales fell, the month’s supply of homes fell and the median sales price rose. That’s the quick-hit synopsis of activity for May in Monroe County from the New York State Association of Realtors report released Friday. ...

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Year over year foreclosure activity in Monroe County takes significant drop

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Foreclosure activity during the first quarter of 2019 dropped significantly in Monroe County, mirroring the nationwide trend. Total properties in the county with foreclosure filings during the first three months fell to 485, down 27.07 percent from the first quarter ...

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