Cristina Gameiro's Blog Posts

Cristina Gameiro's Blog Posts

MAYBE YOU SHOULD JUST GO LIVE IN A CAVE
If you were a slob like me, your mom probably said this to you once or twice during your teen years. Well, you know there ARE some people who live in caves, and some of them ain’...

Worlds Oldest Food And Wine Society Arrives In Westchester
OK, how serious of an epicure are you REALLY???http://www.westchestermagazine.com/Blogs/Eat-Drink-Post/December-2015/Worlds-Oldest-Food-and-Wine-Society-Arrives-in-Westchester/BTW,...

And Now For Something Completely Different
Mad Man on North Water (Street)  I stopped in front of this place several times in the past few months, peering in through the reflected glare at the treasures inside. Tr...

Time For Some EYE CANDY Local Victorians Currently For Sale
There are currently close to 100 Victorians on the market in Westchester and Putnam. But let us be clear: There are Victorians, and then there are VICTORIANS.Sadly, many Victo...

Autumn Is The Best Season For Home Buyers
Why? Peak listing season for homes is spring and summer. The weather is nicest, and many buyers want to be in a new home in time for the next school year. Most of the homes th...

GINSBURG ADDING 3RD PEEKSKILL DEVELOPMENT W SPA INN RESTAURANT
How to Profit from Real Estate Knowledge: It's FUTURE Location, FUTURE Location, FUTURE LocationI just finished reading The New Rules of Real Estate, by Spencer Rascoff & Stan...

Major Project Coming To Peekskill Waterfront
I keep telling people "Invest in Peekskill!" In 10 years it'll be more desirable than most, if not all of the river towns further south.http://westfaironline.com/73769/riverfront-e...

Fort Montgomery State Historical Site WORTH THE VISIT
Fort Montgomery is just over the Bear Mountain Bridge, on the west bank of the Hudson River. Take the first exit to 9W (north) & go about ¼ mile, over the Popolopen Bridge, gettin...

DONT Search By Town Or Zip Code Search By
School District!IF you have any interests in finding the best school district for your kids, you may be in for a pleasant surprise! Westchester is extraordinary in having 4 of...

Two Family House For 159000
http://78lakedrivelakepeekskill.homesny.com/...

Muscoot Farm Farmers Market Katonah
Muscoot Farm Farmer's Market, Katonah, N.Y. Sunday 6.14.15, Beautiful weather, great turn-out, loads of fun! ...

Peekskill Open Studios Art Extravaganza June 6 7 2015
Just another reason why I love Peekskill & tell people it's a great place to live, work or own a business. I'd estimate there were over 100 artists showing their works at this even...

Buyers Before You Do Anything Else Watch These Videos
Great videos for anyone preparing to buy a home:Chase's youtube channel has short videos featuring real buyers, mortgage pro's, Realtors, etc. No sales pitches. Just straight talk ...

Cheaper Than Renting 10 Westechester Homes Under 1500 A Month
Let's assume 20% down on a house with a maximum asking price of$225,000. 30 year loan for $175k @ 4.5% is $886.70/month. Add in$6,000/ year in taxes. So far: $1387. ...

Largest Buddha Statue In The Western Hemisphere Is In Carmel
The Chuang Yen Monastery in Carmel is  home to The Buddhist Association of the United States. Situated on  225 beautiful, serene acres, it features the largest Buddha sta...

The Perfect Fathers Day Gift
Father's Day... Birthday... or just a "Bucket List" suggestion:  An introductory sailplane (glider) ride at Wurtsboro Airport in Orange County is under a hundred bucks!Wu...

Blue Mountain Sportsman Center In Cortlandt
I don't know anything about guns. But it happens I do live near a shooting range, and figured that after years of hearing “pop, pop, BOOM”, it was high time I checked out what'...

Early Electrics Voted Best Of Westchester Antiques Store 2 Years In A Row
Why do I keep harping about Peekskill? Simple. It's the most exciting, up-and-coming town in Westchester! Take a look at my other videos on Youtube's "The Peekskill Channel"- ...

Chapel Hill Town Homes In Peekskill Is A Great Choice
I've been living here for 6 years and love it. No mowing lawns. No shoveling snow.  Beautiful grounds, terrific amenities and wonderful neighbors. A wide variety of ...

New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Mortgage Tool
To paraphrase the late great Sy Syms,“An educated Buyer makes my life a lot easier”. This new tool,courtesy of our Federal government, quickly and easily tells you whatinterest...

Peekskills Remarkable Waterfront Renaissance Video
Since making this video a year ago, the northern park has been improved; a new southern extension has begun and The Taco Dive Bar has announced opening opposite The Standard H...

Your Westchester Dream Home For Under 200k 300k 400k Etc
Under $200,000This 1700sf Victorian with 4 bedrooms  and 3 full bathsor this starter home with ½ acre  property and Yorktown schoolsUnder $300,000Convert a CHURCH with o...

Amazing Valeria Condos In Cortlandt
Valeria is a unique condominium complex  located on Furnace Dock Road in Cortlandt.It features approximately 800 wooded and landscaped acres including a 43 acre pond, and curr...

How To Create A Personally Branded Youtube Video On Your Community
Last blog entry I promised you all a tutorial on how to create a slideshow movie like I did. Here we go.  Don't worry, If I can do it, you can do it. Here's another sample:Act...

Classic Homes Of Peekskill Youtube Video And Tutorial
A picture is worth a thousand words, so  a video that is visible worldwide & for free... :-)Think about how doing this could  position YOU as THE expert on your community...

Ready Fire Aim Marketing Strategy
Yeah, you read that right. “Ready Aim Fire” works sometimes, but too often people will aim and aim and put off  firing until everything is perfect.  Everything will n...

Consumer Reports Cover Secrets Realtors Dont Want You To Know
I just got the March issue of ConsumerReports in the mail. Those words are on the cover. I don't like it.Not at all. Consumer Reports isn't like The National Enquirer. It'snot abo...

February Is Black History Month
Have I Got A Story For You!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1aQnE-uTRNQ...

The Great Peekskill Pizza Place Controversy
There's this Facebook page I'm really into, called Peekskill in Pictures. Back in November, we had a huge controversy about the best pizza joint in town. Started with Nonna's, down...

You Cant Make This Shtuff Up A Realtors Tale
I had a client looking for a cheap investment property. Not inexpensive. Cheap. He said "I want you to look for the cheapest listings out there and show them to me." OK. We started...

Why I Joined J Philip Real Estate
I believe J Philip Real Estate is thefastest growing brokerage in my service area. The principal broker,Phil Faranda, shares my core values. It doesn't matter to me ifyou're lookin...

Sala on Hudson New Restaurant in Croton
Sala on Hudson is a new restaurant in Croton-on-Hudson that I had the pleasure of dining at yesterday evening with a group of friends.  If you want to experience a bit of Spa...

Hudson Valley Food and Wine Experience
The Hudson Valley Food and Wine Experience will be held on Wednesday April 10,2012 from 6-9 at Villa Barone Hilltop Manor on Route 6 in Mahopac.  This event will have over 25 ...

Harvest for Health
Harvest for Health is a farmer's market being held at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. It is fresh produce grown by local farms. This event will take place on 3 different Tuesdays fr...

Peekskill Rotary Club Horse Show and Country Fair
The 42cnd Annual Horse Show and Country Fair sponsered by the Peekskill Rotary Club will be held this weekend Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23, 2012. It will start a...

Field Home Fall Festival
The FieldHome in Cortlandt Manor is having there 8th Annual Fall Festival on September 22,2012 from 11:00 am -4:00 pm. There is free parking and free admission. Bring the family a...

Fine Crafts Fair In Garrison New York
The 43rd Annual Fine Crafts Fair will be on Saturday August 18th. It is being hosted by the the Garrison Art Center on the beautifil Hudson River at Garrison Landing. It will have ...

Aquario’s Restaurant in West Harrison
I have been a regular customer of Aquario’s Restaurant in West Harrison since I was a young kid. It has changed in appearance over the years but never in the impeccable servi...

Festa Italiana Peekskill
Looking for a Fun Weekend Come check out the 3rd Annual Festa Italiana in Peekskill. Event Schedule – August 10, 11, 12Friday. August 105:00 PM – 11:00 PM5:00 PM &ndash...

Taste Restaurant in Buchanan, NY
I recently had the opportunity to eat at Taste, which is located on 265 Tate Avenue (right off of 9A) in Buchanan.  It is a small house that was converted to a restaurant, dec...

North County Trailway in Suburbs of NYC
  One of the many treasures of living in the suburbs of New York City is most definitely the North County Trailway.  Whether you like to walk, run, bike or roller blade, ...

Celebrate Yorktown Community Day At FDR Park!
The Second Annual Healthy Yorktown 5K and 1 mile fun run will be held on Saturday, May 12, at 9:00 a.m. All proceeds will benefit the Yorktown Schools wellness programs. Following ...

Croton On Hudson Has A Gem.
So after having bad luck with dentists I have finally found a gem right here in Croton on Hudson.  The staff is amazing. They are personable, friendly and helpful with any que...

Putnam Valley Day Camp
Summer is fast approaching. Not sure what to do with your children? Summer Camp is always a fun idea! If you live in Putnam Valley you know that the Putnam Valley Day Camp is an in...

Cozy Corner Yarn Shop in Peekskill
Coming from a family of knitters my family recently discovered Cozy Corner Yarn Shop on 116 Washington Ave. in Peekskill (914)-737-0179. The owner Janet is very welcoming and knowl...

What Does $170,000 Buy In Peekskill?
Instead of Renting you can own a beautiful condo in vibrant Peekskill!  A well maintained, light & bright unit with two bedrooms, 2.5 bath, eat in kitchen, dining room/liv...

Peekskill Celebrates Saint Patricks Day
Peekskill's 23rd annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on March 10, at 3 p. m.  The parade will begin at the fire house on South Division St.  A Mass will also be...


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