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Marjorie Dyb…, Real Estate Pro in 10011
Frequently my buyer clients ask for a low price and low maintenance. Or query, "...but why is the maintenance so high ?" There are many reasons a coop may have a maintenance that is above the local… Read more
Blogged Wed Feb 6, 2013 by Marjorie Dybec Home Buying Financing Rent vs Buy
Joseph C. Ha…, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Joseph C. Hastings answered:
I want to invite a real estate agent and a lawyer to our next tenant association meeting because we want to discuss the possibility of converting our
Hi Harris. Does your building have an Attorney and Real Estate agent living there? If so, inviting them should be easy. Of course, it would be a non-evict conversion. Someone did mentio ... more
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Rebecca Lee, Real Estate Pro in 11358
A Challenging Position In The field Of Training, Developement, And Customer Service In Which Professional Experience.Excellent Interpersonal And Communication Skills,And Educational Background Can Be Used… Read more
Blogged Wed Aug 15, 2012 by Rebecca Lee Home Selling Rent vs Buy
Lucille Gallo, Real Estate Pro in Floral Park, NY
Three Dog Night.Image created by Lucille Gallo. Read more
Blogged Tue Jul 24, 2012 by Lucille Gallo Home Buying Rent vs Buy Rentals
Shah Tehrany, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Well normally I would be telling everyone about this big day ahead of us this Friday with the release of May’s NFP report. However, with the crisis in Europe, I am beginning to wonder if it really… Read more
Blogged Wed May 30, 2012 by Shah Tehrany Market Conditions Financing Rent vs Buy
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Travis Old, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
What is your fee? Do you negotiate your fee? Why is it so much? These are common questions among new residents in NYC and even some well-weathered NY'ers. In their defense, I do not know anywhere else… Read more
Blogged Tue May 8, 2012 by Travis Old Rental Basics Rent vs Buy Rentals
Roberts, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Roberts answered:
My husband & I currently looking to rent w' option to buy condo/townhouse in lower Westchester by this Aug, this type lease it common or
Please contact me. My name is Clyde and I can be reached at 917-843-6947. Thank you and good luck.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 23, 2012 Rent vs Buy in New York
Mitchell Hall, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Mitchell Hall answered:
Are down payments for co-ops negotiable?
Hi Kim,

A buyer negotiates with the seller usually through their broker and a listing broker. A buyer does not negotiate with a coop board. Any negotiating with a coop board would ha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 30, 2012 Rent vs Buy in New York
David Rosen, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
By ANNIE KARNI It’s the best rent deal in New York City: a SoHo one-bedroom that goes for the price of a porterhouse steak. Thomas Lombardi, whose family moved to Manhattan from Italy in the 1940s,… Read more
Blogged Mon Mar 19, 2012 by David Rosen Home Buying Rental Basics Rent vs Buy
David Rosen, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Posted by Ryan Serhant and Nick Jabbour New York, New York. The home of the million dollar studio apartment, the staid and sometimes curious Park Avenue co-ops, and the wealthiest geographical triangulation… Read more
Blogged Mon Feb 20, 2012 by David Rosen Market Conditions Home Buying Rent vs Buy
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Shah Tehrany, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
HotPads.com, the national housing search engine, published quite an insightful statistic about how the prices of real estate changed in 2011. Their data showed that the rental price of 2-bedroom units… Read more
Blogged Tue Feb 7, 2012 by Shah Tehrany Market Conditions In My Neighborhood Rent vs Buy
Susan Singer, Real Estate Pro in Chelsea, NY
The Manhattan residential rental market has defied seasonal expectations by remaining remarkably stable even as winter approaches, according to a monthly rental market report from Citi Habitats released… Read more
Blogged Wed Dec 21, 2011 by Susan Singer Rental Basics Rent vs Buy Rentals
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JOSEPH RUNFO…, Real Estate Pro in Staten Island, NY
JOSEPH RUNFOLA JR, BROKER, GRI answered:
Whether to buy or rent in NYC
Hello Ayn, here is an excellent article from the Wall St. Journal which I believe will help answer your question;
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142405297020376480457706050269407 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 3, 2011 Rent vs Buy in New York
Jonathan Sen…, Real Estate Pro in Upper East Side, New...
We’ve all heard about what a good time this is to buy a home, provided you have cash.  Now the Wall Street Journal reports that, in many cities, it is actually cheaper to buy a home… Read more
Blogged Tue Nov 29, 2011 by Jonathan Senker Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Mitchell Hall, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
HDFC Coops -Affordable Home Ownership in Manhattan Q: What is an HDFC coop? A: HDFC (Housing Development & Finance Corporation) Coops are a liittle known niche market in New York City Real Estate… Read more
Blogged Mon Nov 21, 2011 by Mitchell Hall Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Peter Howard, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Peter Howard answered:
I have around 50k savings -135k income and sick of renting - I want to buy - Does anyone know any good options for me?
Dear Kymay,

I hope you are well. FHA approved houses and condominiums can get as much as 96.5% financing. Houses and condominiums, generally can get 90% financing. If you wish to see ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 26, 2011 Rent vs Buy in New York
Tina White, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
By Graham Wood and Sheila Anne Feeney Composer Claire van Kampen and her husband, actor Mark Rylance, aren’t typical Manhattan renters paying $2,500 a month for a shoebox apartment. Instead, they… Read more
Blogged Mon Jun 27, 2011 by Tina White General Area Home Buying Rent vs Buy
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Navahjo Stol…, Real Estate Pro in 10033
Pristine Pinehurst Avenue 1 Bedroom Apartment, Parquet/ Hardwood Floors, HugeClosets, Big Eat-in Kitchen, Elevator Building and washer and dryer. Between181st and 183rd on Pinehurst Ave. Great Views of… Read more
Blogged Sun Jun 26, 2011 by Navahjo Stoller Rent vs Buy For Rent Rentals
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