All condos in Carroll Gardens are trading in the 800-1,000 per sq ft range, so depending on the size of the studio, ie, 400-500 sq ft, you can expect to pay anywhere from a low of $320,000 to approximately $500,000... more
A minor correction: real estate agents can, in fact, write an attorney approved contract in New York, just as buyers or sellers may operate without an attorney, if they so choose.
The offer letter that you sent out is meaningless without a signed contract, as stated, so you should have no problem correcting your mistake and proceeding with the new offer. I would, however, put all of this in writing, including the error and recission, as you will likely have a lawyer doing the paperwork in the absence of an agent willing to undergo this task.... more
Most co-ops roll heat and hot water into the maintenance charge. Also, the maintenace will always include taxes. If you are interested in seeing the breakdown, ask the co-op for the previous year's financial statements. If you are interested in learning more, you should pick up a copy of Sylvia Shapiro's New York Co-op Bible. It's a great read and very informative.