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Long Island Real Estate Attorney Warns: Slow Market Means More Scams

The economy’s picking up – you hear it from politicians every day as they trumpet their supposed acumen to voters. More jobs have been added, people are finally unfreezing their savings accounts and buying things, everything’s getting better. Except the … Continue reading

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421a Program Controversial when Buying Property in NYC

A recent protest organized in midtown Manhattan against Extell, developer of the high-rise residential property known as One57 revealed a growing dissatisfaction with the city’s 421a program. The program has existed since 1971, and offer developers an incredible incentive to … Continue reading

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Real Estate Talk in the New York Suburbs

As the Manhattan luxury market continues climbing, pricey homes outside the five boroughs are seeing plenty of action of their own. This month, The Real Deal brings you a roundup of the priciest listings in New York City’s toniest New York suburbs: … Continue reading

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New York Real Estate – Mansions in the Upper East Side

An Upper East Side mansion whose stark limestone facade is a foil for six levels of elaborate interiors that take their cues from disparate locales like the Palace of Versailles, the historic castles and churches of Italy, and a red velvet … Continue reading

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New York Real Estate Problems by Douglas Elliman

New York Real Estate Problems by Douglas Elliman Earlier this year, the Feil Organization, one of the oldest family-owned real estate firms in the city, made headlines when a feud blew up between its siblings over the company’s $7 billion … Continue reading

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New Trulia For Agents Mobile App Launches On iOS And Android

Trulia for Agents – Version 2 Released Trulia has released version 2.0 of its popular, free app for real estate agents on both iOS and Android. The Trulia for Agents App is one of the leading mobile apps built specifically … Continue reading

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Best Tips for a First Time Home Buyer

It’s not uncommon for a first-time home buyer to say to me, “Gosh, just last week I called you about buying a home and now I’m in escrow! How did this happen so fast?” The answer is it didn’t. First-time home buyers start … Continue reading

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How to Check Credit and Monitor It for Free

Do You Like to Check Credit and Monitor Your Credit Score? We receive a wide number of credit card debt settlement accounts. We encourage all of our clients to constantly check credit and monitor their credit score and discrepancy with the … Continue reading

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Celebrities Living in NYC

Why is New York City real estate so high in demand? It’s because of two things – how central your property would be and who are your neighbors. Yes, we’re talking about celebrities living in NYC. We found a map … Continue reading

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What Can You Rent in New York City with $4,100?

Looking to rent in New York City? Let’s face it – who wouldn’t want to rent in New York City? It’s an amazing city with so much going for it, though we’ll admit the rental prices can be a little … Continue reading

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