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A Guide to Foreclosure – Part 2

*** Previous *** Third Stage: You Receive a Demand Letter The language in your mortgage documents will determine when you receive your Demand letter, but generally this will occur when you’re between 45 and 60 days behind on your mortgage … Continue reading

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A Guide to Foreclosure – Part 1

The Mortgage Foreclosure Process This article is designed to provide you with the required knowledge to fully understand the mortgage foreclosure process, thus making sure you have the necessary tools and information to save your home from foreclosure. Hopefully we … Continue reading

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New York City Law: Your Rights Against Debt Collectors – Part 2

*** Previous *** What If I Don’t Receive All the Debt-Verifying Information? Under law, the debt collector has to stop all actions to collect the debt, until such time as you have received the information detailed above. If this information … Continue reading

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New York City Law: Your Rights Against Debt Collectors – Part 1

How Does New York City’s Debt Collection Law Assist its Residents? The debt collection regulations and laws in New York City are some of the strongest in the country. They provide the citizens of New York City with extra protections … Continue reading

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Apartment Hunting in New York City – Part 2

*** Previous *** Enquire About Access Viewing apartments in Manhattan on Sundays can be difficult, or impossible, unless your budget allows for a luxury apartment building with a doorman. Landlords of smaller complexes will generally schedule viewings through a superintendent, … Continue reading

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Apartment Hunting in New York City – Part 1

Following on from our previous article, here are some further helpful tips on finding the perfect apartment in New York City. Determine Your Move-in Date Even though this is the easiest step it’s probably one of the most important steps … Continue reading

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Hunting for an Apartment in New York City – Part 2

*** Previous *** It’s All About Geography! First, ask yourself which borough you think you want to live in. Many times this will come down to economics more so than desire. Of course many people would love to live in … Continue reading

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Hunting for an Apartment in New York City – Part 1

Many people will tell you that looking for the perfect apartment in New York City can be one of the most frightening, stressful and unpredictable processes you’ll ever experience – and they might be right! The New York City real … Continue reading

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Purchasing a Second Home in Queens, Brooklyn or New York City – Part 4/4

*** Previous *** Make an Offer Once you’ve chosen a house that you like, make an offer. You should expect to make several offers that will ultimately be outbid, before you finally land a home. Have a real estate law … Continue reading

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Purchasing a Second Home in Queens, Brooklyn or New York City – Part 3/4

*** Previous *** Comparable Home Prices Check comparable home prices in the area: this will give you a pretty accurate idea as to how expensive an average home might be in your area. Speak with real estate agents for this … Continue reading

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