Living in Rochester

June 15, 2022

Explore the Great Outdoors!

  As Summer heats up and the kids are out of school, we turn to ideas for entertainment. What can you do that will not cost a ton of money and keep everyone entertained? Why not try "Camping at Home"?

This is the perfect time to put down our phones ...

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Nov. 16, 2021

Let's Talk about Wintering your Home

The winters in Rochester, NY will put any home to the test.  Winters are cold and snowy which in turn can wreak havoc on your home if you are not prepared.  If you are new to living in cold weather or a new homeowner, figuring out how to winterize your ...

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Dec. 28, 2020

Where To Go in Brighton, NY

Hey, I'm Nora from NORCHAR Real Estate, and today I'm going to show you around my hometown, Brighton in Rochester, NY! I've lived here practically my whole life, so let me show you around my favorite spots. Okay. Now we're headed to Bagel Land. Brighton has ...

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Sept. 18, 2018

Park Ave Pop Up Walking Tour


We are very excited to share that our building will be part of the Park Ave Pop-Up Walking Tour with the Landmark Society of WNY this Wednesday evening.

Hurry, because tickets are going fast!  Your $25 ticket also gets you apps and drink specials at The Hideaway after the ...

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Oct. 28, 2017

The Park Ave Pig is HOME

THANK YOU ROCHESTER!!!  Wilbur is home!  We received a call this afternoon from the Rochester Police letting us know that our pig was recovered and sitting in the Public Safety Building for pickup.

Thank you so much for everyone who shared our post, commented, and called our office.  The power ...

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Oct. 3, 2017

NORCHAR presents Roc First Friday!

Do you know how to make Fridays even more awesome?  Stop by our office for First Friday!  We are most fortunate to host local art on our walls at 389 Park.  

So we would love it if you could stop by this Friday, October 6th, from 6-9pm.  Let's ...

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May 4, 2017

Roc First Friday + Cinco De Cinco

Listen up Rochester!  You do not want to miss our First Friday/Cinco de Mayo fiesta on 5/5/17 starting at 6pm!  We are featuring the stunning work of local Rochester artists!  So come out, support local, & meet some interesting people and your local expert realtors, NORCHAR!  

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April 15, 2017

Family outing at the Rochester Public Market

We're bringing back our family favorite Saturday traditions...visiting the Rochester Public Market.  It's what we did this particular Saturday when child #1 was at field hockey practice and we had 1.5 hours to kill.  So off we went to explore.  Now late morning presents a bit ...

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Feb. 10, 2017

NORCHAR Polar Plunge 2017


Norcharians & Friends of the NORCHAR…


I am very happy to share with you that NORCHAR Real Estate has already raised $2,257 in donations for the athletes of 2017 Special Olympics of New York.

Special Olympics New York has over 67,000 athletes training and competing year-round in ...

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May 23, 2016

What To Do And Where To Go This Memorial Day

The official start of summer is nearby and Memorial Day creates the perfect opportunity to relax and enjoy a long weekend in Rochester and surrounding Monroe County. It’s an ideal holiday for everyone with events and parades for everyone. Here are some favorite picks.

  • 14th Annual Red, White, and Blue ...
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