Testing Your Smoke Detectors and Fire Alarms

Smoke detectors and fire alarms may be some of the most important items in your home when it comes to your family’s safety. These early warning devices may help alert your family to fire and dangerous smoke while there is still time to evacuate, but they need to be...

The Dos and Don’ts of Caulking Windows

Caulking windows  — to give them a finished look (inside and out) and seal out leaks and drafts—is a fairly common DIY task. But if done incorrectly, it can lend a sloppy, amateurish look. Caulk is not a design element; it should blend in with the window and be...

First Time Home Buying – Defining Your Budget

Congratulations! You’ve made the decision to buy your first home. Maybe it’s because you’re tired of renting and you want a place you can call your own. One thing’s for sure, once you’re ready, Dana Ganci can help you master the home buying process with ease. Let’s...

When Is A Good Time To Rent? Not Now!

People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home, but nobody ever asks whether or not it’s a good time to rent. Regardless, we want to make certain that everyone understands that now is NOT a good time to rent. The Census Bureau recently released their 2018 first...

Renters Under 50 Want To Buy A Home!

Every year, the New York Federal Reserve publishes the results of their Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE). Each survey covers a wide range of topics including inflation, labor market, household finance, credit access and housing. One of the many questions asked in...