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Thu Mar 17, 2016
Denise Valdez asked:
Mon Oct 6, 2014
Joseph Runfola answered:
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Thu Sep 11, 2014
Joseph Runfola answered:
Hello Benjamin, I trust you has visited the open site by now. 718-815-6500 www.theaccoladecondos.com
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Sun Mar 9, 2014
Fred Herman answered:
If the property can be purchased for the right price it's always a good time.

good luck
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Wed Jan 22, 2014
Francisco Robles answered:
If it was listed on the MLS you can Find it even tho there are other ways of finding it if you need help I can guide you easily. Visit our website and my contact info is under agents
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Wed Jul 17, 2013
Jill Subes answered:
I have 2 real estate attorneys that if my office recommends them they charge $750.
Please contact me at 718-314-7509
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Wed Jul 17, 2013
Jill Subes answered:
If you work in lower Manhattan there are areas close to the ferry that you would not have to pay any commuting fees since the ferry is free. If you are uptown , the most you would have to pay is a subway fare which is A LOT CHEAPER THEN a NJ monthly commuter pass ... more
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Tue Sep 25, 2012
Jake F. answered:
Hi there,

So exciting! I would get started by checking out Trulia's Community Maps: http://www.trulia.com/real_estate/Staten_Island-New_York/community-info/

Good luck with the hunt,

Jake
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Wed Aug 15, 2012
Bella Grossman answered:
Hi Roman, there is no title insurance for the Co-Op,only lien search.
Any other questions you can call me at (917)804-6638
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Sun Apr 22, 2012
Joseph Runfola answered:
Check this link to hear the latest; http://www.silive.com/news/index.ssf/2012/04/affordable_hous…
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Sun Apr 22, 2012
Joseph Runfola answered:
Check this link to hear the latest; http://www.silive.com/news/index.ssf/2012/04/affordable_housing_plans_at_st.html
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Fri Dec 3, 2010
Beatrice Karbowski answered:
Hi Mr Amari
From Beatrice Karbowski

I suggest you ride by Beechwood Ave,10301 to view the houses so you will get the opinion that count "yours".
Or you can call a Realtor to assistance you in the purchasing of a house.
regards
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Fri Oct 23, 2009
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Kbridge - Qualifying to buy a home on your own, and passing a coop board's rigid requirements can be 2 distinctly different things. Perhaps where you are in MN, this isn't the case, but it is the case in NYC. The coop boards can be brutal. I had to co-sign for my son to rent an apt. in a coop building, and we both had to jump through hoops, as well as meet in front of the board for an interview. I had to show an income equal to 8 times the rent, just as a co-signer - buying requirements can be even more stringent. Every board is different.


Gina......If you are qualified on your own to do so, .buy a condo instead of a coop. At least that way you won't need a coop bd's approval, otherwise, if your parents are willing, then that may be the only choice you have if you want to buy that particular coop.

Good luck
Debbie Rose
Prudential NJ Properties
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Fri Sep 18, 2009
Joseph Runfola answered:
There are 5 units showing available on the SI Multiple Listing Service, 1bedroom and 2 bedroom from $376831-$595539. You can check them at our web site.
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Fri Jan 30, 2009
Hector and Michelle Mesa answered:
15 Cortelyou is under Contract as of Date: 12/3/2008 if still looking for a home visit my website at www.Mesa4Homes.com for updated information.
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Sun Jul 20, 2008
Raj Rajpal answered:
Looking at your numbers there is a wide range in the numbers , although new construction does sell for more the difference is not a lot , the appraiser still has to justify the value based upon the recent sales in the neighborhood., so if your are willing to pay a premium on a property because you may love the house . The bank if you are looking for a mortgage will go through the appraisal based on there guidelines . You are welcome to down load a home buyers guide from my web site. God luck ... more
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