Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

Find Your Community
We couldn't find that location. Please try again.
Get Expert Advice

Local Info in Brooklyn : Real Estate Advice

  • All323
  • Local Info56
  • Home Buying117
  • Home Selling12
  • Market Conditions13

Activity 21
Sat Nov 5, 2016
Tiffany Aristy asked:
I'm looking for a one or two bedroom apartment that is willing to accept cityfeps my voucher is for $1268 and it pays 3 or 4 months rent upfront, security and brokers fee. It's…
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Sat Aug 24, 2013
Keith Jean-Pierre answered:
I would suggest you try the regular rental sites:

http://www.craigslist.com
http://www.apartments.com
http://www.trulia.com (Rentals Section)
http://www.zillow.com (Rentals Section)
http://www.realtor.com (Rentals Section)

Between all of those, you will get a very clear picture if you can find what you are looking for. Good luck!
... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Nov 7, 2012
Ty Gallishaw answered:
Sun Mar 6, 2011
Terry Boyles answered:
I was raised in Old Brooklyn, and it is really a great place to live. It all depends on what you are looking for when it comes to the neighborhood and price range you are looking for. If you are looking in the area and would like help or have more questions- I am a pro in Brooklyn. ... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Thu Oct 28, 2010
Tammy Hayes answered:
Go to the following web site and type in a zip code that you are interested in. You can search crime rates by zip code and neighborhood.

http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/

Tammy Hayes, Realtor, Sandals Realty, Punta Gorda, FL ... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Fri Oct 1, 2010
Monir Mamoun answered:
Hi Herwig, you should really check with the local Brooklyn/NYPD police and sheriffs departments for this data. They will have the most accurate information. A realtor can't really give you a fully "legal" opinion on this issue for a variety of reasons related to real estate laws and professional liability.

If you need a referral for a really great agent in your area, please contact me through the trulia form.
... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Sat May 23, 2009
Celine F answered:
Hi Rick,

I sell houses with private financing attached. 5% down for primary residence and 20% down for investment single family homes.

The credit score is 560 for above, and verified income / assets.

I have a no credit check program, 10% down, primary residence only.

If this interests you, I will be happy to talk to you more.



Thanks,

Celine Fang
Immi-Nest, LLC
I Sell Houses - Owner Financing Available for ALL Credit Types
504-723-9269
http://www.imminest.com
... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Sun May 3, 2009
Steven Seidman answered:
Wed Dec 17, 2008
Dallas Texas answered:
Nice comment for her, perhaps the school or parents can do something wonderful for her during holidays.
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Tue Nov 25, 2008
Gashar Dixon asked:
Also does this building have to be a condo building already or can it be converted with FHA approval simultaneously?
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Thu Nov 20, 2008
asked:
I see a lot developments around the 21th st area but am not sure if it's up and coming. How is it compared to Park slope and Sunset Park
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Wed Nov 19, 2008
Anne Barrier answered:
Your best advice would be to contact the police department in that area and ask them what type of incidents they have had and how many. They have all that information and it's public.
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Tue Oct 7, 2008
Bill Buettner answered:
You could look into escrowing your rent with the local courts until ownership is proven.
0 votes 3 answers Share Flag
Wed Sep 3, 2008
Barry Lynn Miller J.R. answered:
Yes Several DIY- HGTV are both great and you have programs like buy me-sell- curb appeal 10 or so good shows
1 vote 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Jul 30, 2008
Dallas Texas answered:
Here is a direct link that may assist you with any questions you may have about crime.
http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/crime_prevention/crime_statistics.shtml
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Tue May 6, 2008
Debbie Overfelt answered:
It all depends on the Buyers needs & wants. The view might be important to one Buyer but the space may be more important to the next.
0 votes 3 answers Share Flag
Wed Apr 9, 2008
Mitchell Feldman answered:
I will just give you the statistics I am aware of. Most of the homes in the area are multi-family types with a median price of about $660,000 (half of these properties sold for higher prices, half sold for lower prices). The median household income in the area is about $30,000 per year. 70% of the population in the area rent as opposed to 30% that own in the neighborhood. If you need more info than that or want to talk, contact me. Good luck. ... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Sun Dec 16, 2007
Alda asked:
i am planning to buy a condo and i am not sure if it is healthy when it is located next to prospect highway. in Park slope NY.
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Sat Dec 15, 2007
Ian A. Wolf answered:
You might want to try Dumbo. It's very popular right now. The link will give you more info.
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
1 2
Search Advice
Search
Local Info in Brooklyn Zip Codes

Followers

91