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Does Getting Pre-Approved for a Mortgage Hurt Your Credit Score?Does Getting Pre-Approved for a Mortgage Hurt Your Credit Score?
Ask any experienced homebuyer for advice on buying your first home; chances are they’ll tell you to get a pre-approval mortgage before starting your home search. This is good…
How to Sell a Tenant-Occupied Rental Property in NYCHow to Sell a Tenant-Occupied Rental Property in NYC
Selling a property can be a big undertaking, especially if it’s a rental property with tenants on a lease. This can be a tricky scenario to navigate. Fortunately, you have a few options…
Do You Need a NYC Rental Apt and Not Sure Where to Begin?Do You Need a NYC Rental Apt and Not Sure Where to Begin?
Don’t worry because you’re not alone. This overview is designed to help you get started and empower you to make the best decisions for yourself in the expensive and competitive New…
How Homeownership Builds Wealth and SecurityHow Homeownership Builds Wealth and Security
Homeownership is about a lot more than putting a roof over your head. Homeownership is also the key to building wealth. In fact, according to one survey by the Federal Reserve, U.S. homeowners…
The Coop Closing – What to Expect as You Approach the Finish LineThe Coop Closing – What to Expect as You Approach the Finish Line
Upon hearing the great news that your board package and interview are approved, you have officially entered the home stretch of the coop purchasing process. Now the parties can begin…
The Pros and Cons of NYC Home Hunting in SpringThe Pros and Cons of NYC Home Hunting in Spring
With its warm weather and the impending end of the school year, spring is a season that brings a lot of NYC buyers and sellers out of the woodwork. As such, spring tends to be the busiest time…
When and How Do NYC Sellers Get Paid After a Home Closing?When and How Do NYC Sellers Get Paid After a Home Closing?
Nothing can be more exciting for buyers and sellers than a closing day. Not only does it signal that everyone has reached the finish line in the home transaction process, but it’s also…
Can You Still Get a Mortgage While Switching Jobs?Can You Still Get a Mortgage While Switching Jobs?
For many people, there are two key goals in life, getting your dream job and your dream home. But when the attainment of these goals happens at the same time, things can get a little…
Move-In Ready Vs. Fixer Upper: Which One is Right for You in NYC?Move-In Ready Vs. Fixer Upper: Which One is Right for You in NYC?
In today’s market, where saving to buy a home is a challenge, a fixer-upper’s affordability can be enticing. These types of homes can often be picked up at a steeply discounted…
Questions to Ask Your Real Estate Attorney in NYCQuestions to Ask Your Real Estate Attorney in NYC
For anyone looking to buy a home in New York, you’ll need a real estate attorney. Unlike most states, New York State law requires buyers and sellers to retain a separate real estate…
Why is Real Estate in New York City So Expensive?Why is Real Estate in New York City So Expensive?
New York City has long been known for its sky-high real estate prices, but why do properties in this city command such high prices? In this article, we’ll explore some factors…
Are You Ready to Buy a Home or Just Window Shopping?Are You Ready to Buy a Home or Just Window Shopping?
Homeownership can often feel like a far-off fantasy until suddenly it isn’t anymore. Maybe you finally got that promotion at work, perhaps you’ve come in with some money from an…