Buffalo, NY Real Estate Blog

Join The Olear Team at the Family Health Fair

A Family Health Fair presented by Senator Michael Ranzenhofer will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Amherst Senior Center, 370 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst. Free and open to the public, the event is being held in conjunction with Assemblyman Ray Walter and Assemblywoman Jane Corwin, and is co-sponsored  [MORE…]

Summer 2015 Concert/Festival Calander

This year’s Concert/Festival Calendar 2015 courtesy of the The Olear Team/MJ Peterson! 6/25/2015 9:00PM Music Grace Stumberg with Blue Rootz Buffalo Iron Works, Buffalo, NY 6/25/2015 6:00PM Music Spoon with July Talk Canalside, Buffalo, NY 6/25/2015 6:00PM Music Tim Barry The Studio at the Waiting Room, Buffalo 6/25/2015 6:00PM Music Gimme Buffet Ramada Hotel, Getzville, NY 6/26/2015 [MORE…]

Niagara Falls Pedestrian Project Begins

For years, walking close to the Falls has been difficult for visitors– access to the natural wonder was impeded by embankments and dangerous street traffic.  Robert Moses Parkway has blocked off most of the Niagara river leading to the Falls, which is rich with natural beauty and views across the river. Yesterday, work began to move [MORE…]

Buffalo’s Rebirth and Revitalization

Buffalo’s rebirth and revitalization has been featured in a lot of articles as of late– some posted here, some yet to be posted here.  In a recent article by a Canadian, we get yet another look of all the city has to offer, including up and coming communities, interesting cultural activities, and the new craft brewery [MORE…]

Buffalo Brewfest to Become Outdoor Festival

Have you been enjoying Buffalo’s many outdoor festivals this year?  From Allentown’s Art Festival to this past weekend’s Blues Festival, there is something for everyone in Buffalo.  This August, Buffalo Brewfest will move from its location inside the First Niagara Center to Illinois street, in the cobblestone district. The festival, scheduled for August 8, will [MORE…]

What’s Going on In Buffalo This Weekend?

Check out these great events in your own backyard!  There are a tonof events this weekend so be sure to check out our expanded concert calendar on our website. July 11: Macedonian Festival, Blasdell July 12: Buffalo Paddle Fest, Gallagher Beach, Buffalo July 12: Highway to Hell (Ultimate AC/DC Experience), North Tonawanda July 12: Burger [MORE…]

2014 Concert Calendar

Want a rundown of events happening in Buffalo this summer?  Check out our 2014 Concert Calendar, which can be found on our website.  You can view events directly on our site or download the calendar to put up on your fridge! Don’t miss out on the wonderful concerts, festivals, and events in our backyard this [MORE…]

New Urbanism Conference in Buffalo This Week

The Congress for the New Urbanism– a professional organization focused on revitalizing America’s cities– begins its four day conference here in the Queen City today, bringing experts from all over the world to look at the way that Buffalo is revitalizing.  On display for visitors will be some of Buffalo’s greatest triumphs (Olmstead Park System, [MORE…]

20 Teams to Compete in US Solar Decathlon

The US Department of Energy announced their selection of 20 collegiate teams to participate in the 2015 Solar Decathlon at UC Irvine.  Twenty US teams and four international teams will compete to build “solar-powered, highly energy-efficient houses that combine affordability, innovation, and design excellence.”  Teams have two years to complete their projects.  Among the teams [MORE…]

Giant Pumpkins Abound!

(Current Giant Pumpkin weigh-in world leader: total weight is 1,874 pounds.) In the spirit of fall, look at photos from this weekend’s Great Pumpkin Weigh-Off at the Great Pumpkin Farm in Clarence. This year’s winning pumpkin weighs in at a gargantuan 1,552 pounds! But, amazingly, Buffalo’s winner doesn’t even come within the Top 10 in [MORE…]