Sold Homes In Babylon – December 2008

Hi there HIB fans. Did ya’ miss me? It’s been a while since I’ve posted about real estate. Things have been busy, between the baby and work and trying to get caught up on my freelance jobs I haven’t had much time to think about house buying. Besides, with the economy in the crapper I expect that soon they’ll soon be paying people to take the houses off their hands. That’s when I’ll make my move. My Realtor, Tom McGiveron, has been getting a little impatient with me. Tom’s a good guy and super smart real estate dude, but I warned him up front that I’d be a pain in the ass as a client. He’s got nobody to blame but himself. So what happened in December besides Christmas? Eight homes sold in Babylon Village, including two condos in the Village Commons. That’s actually a pretty good number, all things considered. I expect that there was some end of the year rushing around involved. 84 S Carll Ave MLS# 2100197 – Zillow Page Sold: $530,000 – 12/8/2008 Prior Sales: none 4 bedrooms – 1.5 bath – Victorian Taxes: $8,675 – Village Taxes: $678 This is a big old Babylon Village victorian, circa 1890. The pictures show a spacious house, with nine rooms, and a good-sized 50×200 lot. There’s probably some work to be done to get this place up...

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