Archive for February, 2016

Real Estate Definitions

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Glossary of Real Estate Terms   A Acceptance – A buyer’s or seller’s agreement to enter into a contract and be bound by the terms of the offer. Additional Principal Payment – A payment made by a borrower of more than the scheduled principal amount due, in order to reduce the outstanding balance on the loan, to […]

Bank Owned Properties

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

There are so many terms for distressed properties these days that it can be confusing. “Bank-owned,” “short sale,” “foreclosure” and “REO” (real estate–owned) properties all refer to the involvement of a bank in the sale of a property. Bank Owned Properties Definition 1.                A bank-owned property has gone through a foreclosure process and an unsuccessful auction […]

Local Accommodations

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Holiday Inn Express 18 Clifton Park Village Road Clifton Park, Ny 12065 Tel: (518) 579-3000 Fax: (518) 371-4570 Hampton Inn 620 Plank Road Clifton Park, NY 12065 Tel: (518) 373-2345 Fax: (518) 373-0775 Comfort Suites 7 Northside Drive Clifton Park, NY 12065 Tel: (518) 373-2255 Fax: (518) 373-7888 The Desmond 660 Albany Shaker Rd Albany, […]

Local Schools

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Shenendehowa Central Schools 5 Chelsea Place Clifton Park, NY 12065 Phone: (518) 881-0600 After-hours emergency number, 371-4004 Saratoga Springs City School District 3 Blue Streak Blvd Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Phone: (518) 583-4700 Ballston Spa Central School District 70 Malta Avenue Ballston Spa, NY 12020 Phone: (518) 884-7195 Fax: (518) 884-7101 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central […]

Local Transportation Hubs

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Albany International Airport 737 Albany-Shaker Rd Albany, NY 12211 Tel: (518) 242-2200 Airport Authority: (518) 242-2222 Amtrak Stations 332 Erie Boulevard Schenectady, NY 12305 Tel: (518) 346-8651   525 East Street Rensselaer, NY 12144 Tel: (518) 462-5763 26 Station Lane Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Tel: (518) 587-8354

Local Banks

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Trustco Bank 1532 Crescent Rd Clifton Park, NY 12065 Tel: (518) 383-0039 Capital Communications Federal Credit Union 1744 Route 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065 Tel: (518) 458-2195 SEFCU 16 Park Ave Clifton Park, NY 12065 Tel: (518) 452-8183 First Niagara 843 Route 146 Clifton Park, NY 12065 Tel: (518) 371-0300 First National Bank of Scotia […]

Local Hospitals & Urgent Care Centers

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Urgent Care of Southern Saratoga 1770 Route 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065 (518) 688-1380 Medical Urgent Care Clifton Park 1 Tallow Wood Dr Clifton Park, NY 12065 (518) 373-4444 Urgent Care Malta 2388 Route 9 Ballston Spa, NY 12020 (518) 580-2626 Saratoga Hospital 211 Church Street Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 (518) 587-3222 Ellis Hospital 1101 […]

Local Utilities & New Resident Information

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Town of Clifton Park One Town Hall Plaza Clifton Park, NY 12065 Main (518) 371-6651 Town Clerk (518) 371-6681 Sewer Dept. (518) 348-7313 Emergency Number (518) 877-6095 Water Authority (518) 383-1122   County Waste 1927 Route 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065 (518) 877-7007 Time Warner Cable Clifton Park Center Mall 22 Clifton Country Road Clifton […]

Service Providers

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Local service areas serving the Greater Capital Region of Upstate New York (Albany-Schenectady-Troy): Attorney Automotive Banks Car Buying Services Commercial Cleaning Heating & Air Conditioning Home Inspection Home Maintenance and Repairs Home/Auto Insurance Investment Services Landscaping/Lawn Care Mortgage Office Equipment Planes & Trains Plumber Printing Roofing & Siding Septic Service Web Design Attorney Name Jami […]

Seller Resources

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Below are forms that will assist sellers who are looking to place their home or property in the Greater Capital Region of Upstate New York (Albany-Schenectady-Troy Area) on the market: Application for School Tax (STAR) Exemption This Month In Real Estate Eight steps to selling your home How can a real estate agent help me sell my […]