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Rentals in Flushing : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Aug 23, 2017
Auri2004 answered:
This property is for rent
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Sun Jan 5, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
If you are trying to schedule a showing consider working with an agent of your own....
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Fri Oct 25, 2013
Fajardo Delacruz answered:
We can try or find something for you.
Fajardo Delacruz
347 932-0609
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Thu Oct 10, 2013
Aziza answered:
My sister and I are looking for a 1 bedroom . our budget is 1100 but its really hard to find one..
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Fri Sep 13, 2013
Soley Lucero answered:
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Tue Sep 10, 2013
Jessica Bartholomew answered:
I have an apartment in St. Albans, could be shown on Thursday, it is a second floor apartment.
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Mon Sep 9, 2013
Mark Narkis answered:
Hi Denise, One of my agents has 2 3BR Apartments available in the Queens area .

If you are still interested, please feel free to call him at (718) 810 - 1286, his name is Billy.
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Thu Sep 5, 2013
John Devenish answered:
I have a 3 bedroom 2bath in Rosedale ... Cash Deposit required ....
Call/text 516-318-8929
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Tue Aug 20, 2013
Rent today; Buy tomorrow. How to convert from Tenant to Homeowner.

When I rented my first apartment in Astoria, I did not want to be a Tenant my whole life and pay my Landlordâ€s mortgage. I longed to become a Homeowner.

That’s why I found my way into the mortgage business in 1989 and soon afterward became a Homeowner. Here are the fundamentals any Tenant should know to prepare to become a Homeowner in the future, no matter when that might be.

• Credit: Establish 3 credit accounts, no more than 5. Pay your bills on time. Keep your balances to no more than 50% of your credit limit. Don’t pay off the accounts in full. Keep balances active for 12-24 months. All of the above will provide both a good credit score and adequate credit history to qualify for a mortgage loan.

• Assets: A basic savings budget isn’t hard to do. Pay your rent first in your budget; then set aside 10% of your income before taxes . Make it a budget priority and you’ll still have money left over for entertainment and restaurants and clothing.

How much money do you need to buy a home? Many buyers spend no more than $25,000 to buy their first homes. There are loan programs with low down payment requirements and many real estate agents negotiate for their Buyers a “Seller’s concession” to include the Buyer’s closing costs (which are HIGH here in New York!) in the price of the home.

• Income: Two years consistent income is the basic requirement for either a salaried individual or a self-employed person. Income from Bonus, Commission, and Overtime is treated differently and is best discussed with your Mortgage Banker.

• Market Survey: it doesn’t hurt to go out and get to know neighborhoods where you might like to buy a home. Visit open houses on Saturdays and Sundays. It’s okay that you’re not yet buying; tell the Realtor at the Open House you’re just beginning your “survey.” You’ll also get to know market prices for different kinds of homes. It’s okay to “window shop” homes on the weekend at Open Houses!

I hope these fundamentals will help you better understand the path to homeownership is a process that, with preparation and dedication, you can move through easily. And if you’re interested in getting Prequalified today to create an Action Plan for your future of Homeownership, call me anytime!

Trevor Curran
NMLS #40140

*If you thought my answer was helpful, please give me a “Thumbs Up” or “Best Answer.” Thanks!
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Tue Aug 10, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Since no link is visible and no address given, you may wish to ask your question again--in the meantime any agent(s) can answer your question, contact any realty office(s) and inquire.
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