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Expanding a home from 1 story to 2, advice needed We are in contract for a house in zip code 11365. Currently a one story ranch, we are expanding to 2 story 1 family home. Anyone has a good architect recommendation? Also, do we need to...
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 5, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Queens
Fernando Kar…,  in New York
Fernando Karlow answered:
Can I remove a retaining wall which supports my neighbors land so I can widen my driveway? Who is fiscally responsible for building the new wall?
check with building dept code , consult a professional engr/archt, do not take this task upon yourself, you may be subject to property violations, and this is not a small job, thank you
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 6, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Queens
Tayeb Group, Real Estate Pro in Astoria, NY
Tayeb Group answered:
I'm planning to re-build a three-family house. Zoning restriction states that rear yard has to be 30 feet, but my land is only 30 wide and 64
We as realtors are not the best to answer you must speak to an architect got get an exact figures before you start investing your time and money good luck.
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 3, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in Queens
Manu Kapoor, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Manu Kapoor answered:
HOW CAN I PURCHASE A 3 FAMILY BUILDING FOR GOVT PROGRAMS. CAN I GET A FIXER UPPER?REFURBISH.
Nafeesa,
Any 3 family building could be rented to tenents with govt programes. Yes a fixer upper building could be re-done & get inspected with the city, to be rented to govt-approve ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 19, 2008 Remodel & Renovate in Queens
Pascual Paul…, Real Estate Pro in Bronx, NY
Pascual Paul Tarrats answered:
do we need a permit?
Permits are issued to make sure the work is done right. Rule of thumb: Can this be done wrong? Of course you or you will suffer later, but check with the Building Dept. in City Hall.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 21, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Queens
Gail Gladsto…, Real Estate Pro in 11743, NY
Gail Gladstone answered:
1/2 Bathroom
The cost of an additional 1/2 bath would be dependent upon where the plumbing needs to be run, where your waste line is, etc. You must get contractor estimates for this.

A certifica ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 3, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Flushing
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