Home Ownership Tips

Owning a home is great, but keeping up with roof, gutters and lawn care, buying new appliances, researching the best schools near which to buy, and other tasks can often seem daunting – particularly for new home owners. But they don’t have to be!

In this blog, we offer a variety of homeowner tips, including home maintenance insights, how to buy new appliances – and what kind to buy, DIY recommendations, helpful information about area schools, inside looks at some of our maintenance-free and traditional Belmonte homes and communities, as well as a little bit of history about this great region in which we live and work.

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And they’re off! Are you Ready?

And they’re off! Are you Ready?

We're "off to the races" with the opening day of the 154th season of the Saratoga Race Course.  If you're new to the racing scene, here are a few tips to help you get in on the action! No summer in the Capital District is complete, without a trip to the races, but for...

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The Best Fireworks for the 4th of July

The Best Fireworks for the 4th of July

237 years after our founding fathers signed the Declaration of Independence, we continue to honor and celebrate “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness” by proudly displaying our patriotism toward the red, white, and blue. Where better to do so, than Saratoga...

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The Capital District’s Role in Founding of our Country

The Capital District’s Role in Founding of our Country

This Wednesday, Americans will flock to barbecues and fireworks shows to celebrate one of our most cherished national holidays. On July 4th, 1776, delegates from all 13 original colonies proclaimed together, that America would no longer serve as a territory of...

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