The North Fork Insider

Real Estate and Lifestyle blog
Scallop Season 2017

Scallop Season 2017

As long as I can remember, fall on the North Fork meant Peconic Bay Scallops.  Our Baymen would gear up and head out to the bay to find these treasures.  The local scallop opening shops were ready for the bushels of scallops the Baymen would bring in. ...

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Mattituck Creekfront

Mattituck Creekfront

Just Listed in Mattituck. Striking Shingle Style Home With 103 Feet On Mattituck Inlet. Deep Water Dock, Waterside In-Ground Pool And Stunning Inlet Views.This Custom Built Home Features A Gourmet Kitchen,Great Room With Soaring Fireplace,Luxurious Master Suite And A...

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Through a Realtors Eyes

Have you ever wondered what Realtors are thinking as they tour a home?  We thought it would be wise to give some observations from the other side. It’s only fair to start by saying that everyone’s home is their personal space, and everyone has good days and bad...

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Property Tax payments

Did you know? Town of Southold residents who pay their taxes directly(not through a mortgage) have some options as to where they can be paid. Some helpful info: Walk-In Payments In addition to receiving taxes at Town Hall, we have designated several bank branches...

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Mortgage Rates and What They Mean to You

Mortgage Rates and What They Mean to You

Mortgage Rates and What They Mean to You The last couple of months have seen a slow rise, in still historically low, interest rates. Experts are predicting the rates will continue to make a slow ascent into next year. What does that mean to your buying power in the...

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Protect freezing pipes

How to prevent your pipes from freezing, even if you think they’ve already started to freeze. Thanks to WIN Home Inspection Services for this bit of advice New homeowners may have heard that winterization is important, but in the hubbub of your first year living in a...

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Home Won’t Sell? Here’s What You’re Doing Wrong

Home Won’t Sell? Here’s What You’re Doing Wrong

Home Won't Sell? Here's What You're Doing Wrong By Craig Donofrio | Jun 16, 2016 “If you’re selling a home, there’s pretty much nothing worse than seeing your beloved place sit on the market with no offers in sight. And the longer it remains, the more you’re apt to...

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Bi-weekly Mortgage Payments

Bi-weekly Mortgage Payments  While there are differing schools of thought when it comes to whether or not a person should pay off a mortgage before the loan term ends, there may be some benefits to making payments on a bi-weekly basis as opposed to monthly basis. Here...

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