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Yonkers : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Feb 13, 2017
Joan flamio-ruiz asked:
Fri Feb 10, 2017
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Thu Feb 9, 2017
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Thu Jan 19, 2017
UpNest answered:
Yes, there may be brokers out there who offer 3% commission but you need to know where to look. is a good platform where you can consult with realtors in your local area and compare fees until you find the desired commission rate you're looking for. ... more
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Thu Nov 24, 2016
Kathy Burgreen answered:
Average days on market is available from the MLS system. However, you need a realtor to provide that information.
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Thu Sep 15, 2016
Kathy Burgreen answered:
Are you buying a co-op or a house? Are you pre approved? You need to be pre approved by a lender before looking at any homes. Realtors will take you out 1x but after that they won9;t until they see a pre approval letter. ... more
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Wed Aug 31, 2016
Staff answered:
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Mon Aug 22, 2016
Atxaviermartin answered:
It is very hard to buy a house with a bad credit, because, lenders don't get trust on the borrower. If you contact with a loan consultancy (, you have a big chance to buy a house with bad credit score. ... more
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Fri Jul 22, 2016
Christopher Pagli answered:
It is included in the monthly maintenance because you are paying your pro-rata share of the buildings overall property taxes.

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Fri Jul 22, 2016
Christopher Pagli answered:
Hi, Here is a link to a blog post I wrote a while ago about the process.

Coops are strict with financial and typically require a minimum down payment of 10%, very rarely 5%. Plus, they want to see you have at least 6 months to a year of reserves in the bank AFTER paying 3% closing costs. It doesn't sound like you will qualify for a coop.

Since you are a first time homebuyer, look into a SONYMA loan which allows for a 3% down payment and you can finance your closing costs. if you need a mortgage broker referral please feel free to reach out.

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Fri Jul 22, 2016
Christopher Pagli answered:
They are not. Here is the lookup tool for future reference.

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Fri Jul 22, 2016
Christopher Pagli answered:
Hi, The best way is to have an agent put together a comparative market analysis. This includes visual inspecting the home. No online app or website can accurately value a home without seeing it and having all of the facts. they typically use past sales and that is it. I would be happy to give you a general idea based on specific info and the past sales, no strings attached.

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Tue Jul 19, 2016
Maricris A answered:

Please provide the complete property address and I will be able to assist.

For future reference, you can feel free to contact us about this type of inquiry through our contact form here:


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Thu Jun 30, 2016
Brian asked:
I responded to a rental in Yonkers and was directed to ask Lucille Esposito, 914-806-1050, about availability. She was unprepared, rude, dismissive and totally unprofessional. Then she said…
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Sun Jun 12, 2016
zio2usa asked:
Is Yonkers NY crime statistics accurate on your map, and where do you get the statistics from?
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Thu Jun 9, 2016
Homehunter2016 asked:
I had a short sale in 2011. The bank was paid, as were all those involved from my attorney to the real estate agent to the title company, etc. Everyone had their hand out got paid. I did…
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Tue Jun 7, 2016
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Sun May 29, 2016
Scott Godzyk answered:
It depends what your listing contract states and what you negotiated before signing it. If you did not ask for a discount if finding a buyer, you may be paying the full commission.
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Mon May 9, 2016
Melissa Colabella answered:
HI Lampert744,

I can assist you with this. There are several different train stations you can access. Please contact me to discuss what you're looking for and I can direct you.

Melissa Colabella
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, NY
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Wed Apr 20, 2016
Bnqmnchjns answered:
lucy......10703 is not ghetto...10701 is though......10705 is not ghetto either.......The problem with Yonkers is every other municipality in Westchester sends it's welfare, ghetto, no wanna work hood rat trash to0 Yonkers ... more
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