Zoila’s Bistro

Just a bit back I had the opportunity to go to Zoila's Bistro, New York 302, Circleville, NY.  A Latin restaurant tucked away in a little strip center behind the deli right at the junction of Route 302 and Goshen Turnpike. I'll admit the decor wasn't my style but … [Read more...]

Up and Over Route 17– New Overpass at the Crystal Run Exchange is Open

[cincopa AoDADbMus860] Today I saw the sign, New Traffic Pattern in effect and I knew it could only mean one thing.   The big new beautiful bridge everybody has been wanting to drive on is finally open.   We've been patiently watching it for many months.     It’s … [Read more...]

Check out the Value in this Scotchtown Home

Sale Price Reduced $20,000 9 Denton Avenue, Middletown, NY 10941 If you're like most buyers one of the things that's important to you is getting a good value in the home you purchase.  This means a home in great condition with lots of updates would be a good … [Read more...]

New Walkway Installed –Home Now Ready for Buyer

The sellers have really been working hard getting this home ready for some lucky buyer. I think the sellers have been trying to recreate some of the same feelings they felt when they first came to see the house and  fell in love with it as buyers.   I was their real … [Read more...]

When I advertised USDA Financing for my open house I never expected these guests…

My open house was at 6 Indian Trail Road in the Town of Wallkill.    It was one of 23 homes that my company, John J. Lease Realtors, was having open from noon to 3:00 p.m.    All of the agents with open houses, including myself , were excited and hoping to gets lots of … [Read more...]

Something Special in a Land of Bi-Levels

Are you a buyer who thinks that once you've seen one bi-level you've seen them all?  Then you’d better check out this post.  It’s about a house on the outskirts of Scotchtown. If there ever was a land of bi-levels Scotchtown would be it. People driving around … [Read more...]

Flowers for Christmas

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Middletown Neighborhood Guide: Town of Wallkill

If you’re thinking of moving to the Middletown area ,the Town of Wallkill makes up a big part of it.  In fact it covers just under 63 square miles and almost completely surrounds the City of Middletown. Population as of the 2010 census 27,426.  Racial makeup; 58% … [Read more...]

Picking Perfect Pumpkins

We're lucky in Middletown to live close to so many thriving farms.  In a 30 minute drive you can find yourself in full autumn majesty in any of these small family run operations; Hodgson Farm; Manza Farm; Pierson’s Farm; Maple’s Farm and many more. As a Mom of 5 Kids … [Read more...]