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How Does ROI Work?

In real estate it is the formula that is used to compare the cost of remodeling projects with the value those projects will retain at resale. With a little time, energy and effort, you will undoubtedly get back lasting value, increased enjoyment and an enhanced return on your investment. In terms of home improvements, making adjustments to outdated areas of your home, will not only make the space more enjoyable to live in, but it will also increase the resale value of the property. So while it may seem costly to redo the entire kitchen cabinetry and countertops, the chance that you will recover most of the monies spent on the improvement are very high.

Preparing for winter and the cold days ahead is important. Preparing your home for winter can be done easily with this helpful checklist.

Thanks for Making RE/MAX Number One

Nobody sells more real estate than RE/MAX. And, that’s thanks to our customers- our many buyers and sellers- who give us their trust and confidence. We want to thank you for making us the number one real estate company.

Fairport Music Festival

The Fairport Music and Food Festival will be held Saturday August 27,2011 on Lift Bridge Lane in the Village of Fairport. There will be 3 stage areas with live music,children’s activities and plenty of food for purchase. Admission is $10 in advance -$15 day of and children 12 and under FREE. All proceeds from the event are donated to the Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong.

RE/MAX Agents’ Achievements

RE/MAX CEO Margaret Kelly shows how RE/MAX agents are successfully helping more families buy and sell homes. Statistics from two major industry surveys show that in 2010, RE/MAX agents out-performed the competition, and are working hard to better serve their clients.

JD Power Ranks RE/MAX Highest

RE/MAX CEO Margaret Kelly talks about results of the 2011 J. D. Power and Associates Home Buyer/Seller Study, which recognizes RE/MAX for providing the highest overall consumer satisfaction in both categories. To locate a RE/MAX agent in your area, visit www.HomeConnectUSA.com

Pool Safety

Constant supervision is an important step to ensure safety around pools and spas.


Today more than ever homeowners need to focus on creating a comprehensive plan for marketing their property. Use this video to learn why RE/MAX agents are uniquely qualified to help you successfully market your home in today’s real estate market.

Contact RE/MAX Plus for all your real estate needs at (585) 279-8200 or visit us at www.rochesterhomesplus.com

Landscaping Tips For Your Home

Your yard is an extension of your home, so don’t forget to add some personality to it! You don’t have to have a green thumb to make an impact, just follow these tips we’ve provided: add stones to create a pathway, begin a vegetable garden to save money on groceries plus it’s great for your healthy eating plan. Add low maintenance plants such as hosta that won’t require that much attention, especially if you aren’t able to dedicate a lot of time to pruning plants. If you want to make the space appear larger then stick to one color scheme or add varying heights to be visually interesting. Helpful environmental tips including the use of solar lights which also help save on energy bills and add shade trees around your house to conserve energy. Use blubs to ensure you get maximum flowers each year and try your hand at stringing shells you’ve collected to make a windchim. And use decorative & practical Tiki Torches with citronella as they are great to keep bugs away. For more Rochester resources, navigate our blog.

The Future of 30-Yr Mortgages?

ING Direct USA chief Arkadi Kuhlmann wants to do away with the 30-yr fixed rate. How do you think this will impact the future of the housing market?