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Schenectady County sees improvement in housing market

Home for sale is located at 1195 Waverly Place in Schenectady.
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Home for sale is located at 1195 Waverly Place in Schenectady.
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Sales of existing residential homes spiked in Schenectady County during September, when compared to the same month in 2012. The increase outpaced the percentage change in all five other Capital Region counties. Schenectady County saw 28 additional existing homes change ownership last month for a total bump of 32 percent over the 88 residential properties moved in September 2012, according to figures released by the Greater Capital Region Association of Realtors on Monday. The county’s ...

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October 22, 2013
11:23 a.m.

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Because of the confiscatory property taxes Schenectady County has the lowest Countywide resale values. The only area county which averages under $100,000. 1,000 tax foreclosed properties on the market only further decrease homeowners values. Re-elect who?