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Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Mitchell Feldman answered:
Where is money best spent when remodeling a home? Kitchen? Bathroom? Or elsewhere?
If you are planning on selling the house... unless you are a contractor or someone paying wholesale prices, it will be hard for you to recoup the money you spend on improvements. The be ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 5, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Kathryn Lilly, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Kathryn Lilly answered:
Unsatisfied with remodel. Sent demand letter, no response. What is my next step in filing the small claim?
It is always best to try to work it out with your contractor, if that does not work. File a complaint with the Department of Consumer Affairs, the licensing agency that licenses contrac ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 25, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Tammy C. Ben…, Real Estate Pro in Katonah, NY
Tammy C. Benkwitt answered:
Do new home builders negotiate on the price or just offer incentives?
Developers usually need to sell more than one house in a community. Lowering the price on one home brings down the prices on the others when they get appraised. So the builders would ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 13, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Jermaine, Real Estate Pro in Prospect Heights, Br...
Jermaine answered:
How important is a microwave for resale?
Dseham If it is just a microwave that would not make or brake a sale. When you look to sell if the person looking to buy feels the need for a microwave then it would not be too hard for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 5, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn Heights
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Contractor rebuilt steps of my home. I asked for a partial refund. I have to hire another contractor to complete the job. What are my options?
Was the contractor licensed...For any necessary legal advice consult with an attorney, most professional do offer a free consultation. Also consider filing a report with the local bette ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 5, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Clinton Hill
George Capel…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
George Capella answered:
I want to renovate my cellar and create recreation space with half a bathroom (toilet / sink) I live in a R4 zone. Is this legal?
Below I have enclosed the R4 Informationfrom the Dept of City Planning and I hope that it may be useful to you. As far as the changes you wish to make to your basement you will really n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 26, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Michael Emery, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Michael Emery answered:
How can I legally remove tenants from my home that I'd like to renovate?
Do they have a legally binding lease?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 24, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
I am looking into buying a brownstone and turn it into a condo with 3 apts. how do permits work, how long do they take? where can i find the info?
For any necessary information, check with the local building's department; see links below.
http://www.nyc.gov/html/dob/html/contact/contact.shtml
http://www.nyc.gov/html/dob/htm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 10, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Jonathan D.…, Real Estate Pro in New Jersey
Jonathan D. Joachim answered:
can streamlined 203k loan be used for mixed use property?
Yes it can. You need to make sure that that apartments square footage is larger than the commercial square footage. If it has 3 or 4 rental apartments, the rent from all units must be ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 5, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Alen Moshkov…, Real Estate Pro in 10022
Alen Moshkovich answered:
Does anyone know a truly ethical, detail oriented, reasonably priced kitchen/bath contractor who can stick to an established schedule?
Hi Molly,

I have a good friend who I schooled with that has a successful construction company. Are you looking to do work in MI or?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 23, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in 11215
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Does anyone know length of process and estimated cost to a) legally convert from 2 to 3 fam and b)add add'l heating unit(s) so that tenant pays?
Check with your local building's department for any applicable permits beforehand; thereafter contact a few local licensed contractors for free estimates.
http://www.nyc.gov/html/ ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 28, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Brent Kluge, Real Estate Pro in Rockville, MD
Brent Kluge answered:
Cost of Building Extension
Sharon,

You need a "Project Coach (TM)". I would be delighted to assist. :)

Please give me a call and we can talk you through the estimating process.

Best,
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0 votes Share Flag Wed May 4, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in 11211
Jack Menashe, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Jack Menashe answered:
foot step sound from next door
Check your coop rules & regulations. Many buildings require you to cover a certain % of the apartment with carpeting... As much as 80% excluding the kitchens and bathrooms.

Regar ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 26, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Urgent: Recommendations requested for carpet replacements. Critical to get work done by 28th march. thanks
Why not shp around, you'll have to choose the carpet and type, color, etc...or are you looking for someone to install....if so check with the store where purchased....
http://www ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 25, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in 11209
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Mitchell Feldman answered:
Dear Experts: Recommendation request for a responsible licenced contractor for replacing carpetted floor with wooden flooring for a small bedroom.
Dear Sunny:

Given that you are buying a co-op I want to point out that you may need to get permission from the board before you actually do any renovations. Check into that because y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 25, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in 11209
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
I bought a Condo 3 yrs ago.with the opion to use the wahser and dryer room in the basement of the building.after two years there the board recommended
Unfortunately if the board voted to remove the laundry room, very little can be done-- unless you and other owners all voice dissatisfaction together--for any legal rights on the issue, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 12, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in 11230
Madeline Pad…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Madeline Padovano answered:
please give an approximate cost in $ for 1)pulling down a non load bearing wall(2)un-flattening or restoring the pitch roof spanning liv room bedroom?
hi sunny
you need to ask a contractor these questions -
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roofer fixaroof -7184425221

at least they can give your an estimate
madelinepadovano@fillmore ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 4, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in 11209
Mr_real_esta…, Real Estate Pro in New York
Mr_real_estate answered:
I need a GENERAL CONTRACTOR PLEASE in Brooklyn
Hello Johanna:

I am a licensed, insured and bonded contractor located in New York State. My existing and prior projects include new construction and gut rehab. I am able to handle a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 12, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in Brooklyn
Charles D'Al…, Real Estate Pro in 11210
Charles D'Alessandro answered:
I am looking for a FHA 203K Contractor in Brooklyn, NY. Any recommendations?
The contractor has to be licensed in the state, not a specific FHA 203K contractor Go to the link below this may help.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 2, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in 11211
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