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Sat Jun 8, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
For any necessary legal and tax advice, it's in your best interest to consult with an attorney....
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Sat May 25, 2013
Keith Jean-Pierre answered:
Everything you need to know on Security Deposits:

http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/new-york-security-deposits-36183.html
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Tue Apr 23, 2013
Joseph Runfola answered:
The tenant must return the premises in the same condition it was received with allowances for ordinary wear and tear, and in a broom - swept condition. The tenant does not have to make any repairs (unless otherwise stated in the lease). Most leases contain an implied warranty of habitability. The landlord guarantees that the leased property is fit for human habitation, and the tenant will not be subjected to conditions in the premise that could potentially endanger their life, safety, or health. ... more
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Sun May 26, 2013
Jacques Ambron answered:
If this is a non-stabilized apartment then you should refer to the lease for terms.
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Tue Apr 9, 2013
Edward Perlin answered:
Prince's Bay

http://mapmachine.com/SEGMaps/?www=&board=STATENISLAND&com_access=1&p=1&cat=1&use=mls&m=SA6vlsOKRRsEHhU7QeLUug%3d%3d
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Wed Apr 24, 2013
Ron Thomas answered:
The two most important things that Lenders look at are your record of paying bills, and your ability to pay future bills:
How likely are you to continue to pay your obligations, and,
The sources for your money to pay them.
If you have lots of money in investments and savings, you could get by, but they generally want you to have a job; a continuous influx of money.
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Tue Apr 2, 2013
Gail Gladstone answered:
A good rule of thumb is to be prepared with 4-5% of the purchase price and blank checks. The hopeful outcome is to leave with a new home, some unused checks, a little money left in the bank and a big smile on your face. ... more
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Mon Apr 8, 2013
Joseph Runfola answered:
If your property taxes, water charges, or other charges against your property are not paid, these charges can become tax liens that may be sold in a tax lien sale. Each year NYC Finance sells tax liens. If your property has unpaid debt that qualifies for the lien sale, NYC Dept. of Finance will sell your lien debt (the amount owed) to an authorized buyer. A lien servicing company, on behalf of the buyer, adds more fees and interest to your debt, so it is much better to take care of your debt before it is sold.
For more information visit; http://www.wikihow.com/Buy-a-Tax-Lien-Certificate
http://money.cnn.com/2012/03/05/real_estate/tax-liens/index.htm
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Tue Apr 2, 2013
Alison Hillman answered:
Hi there-

You should contact them directly: http://www.nyc.gov/html/nycha/html/contact/contact.shtml

Ali, Community Manager
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Mon Apr 1, 2013
Judith McKenna answered:
Hi,

35 Barbara Street in Staten Island is presently Under Contract as of February 13, 2013.

Is there anything else I can help you with?

Best Regards,

Judith McKenna
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Tue Apr 2, 2013
Joe Nieves answered:
It is currently under contract.
Joe Nieves
Berns Agency
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Thu Mar 28, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
If looking to sell, or buy, consider working with an agent; he/she can provide a cma, comparative market analysis, review the data, ask opinions and go from there...
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Mon Jun 10, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
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Sun Mar 24, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
In order to determine worth review comps with your agent, recently sold similar properties in the immediate area, see what the data suggests and go from there....
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Tue Feb 18, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Why not simply work with an agent of your own; and why wait for open houses and potential other buyer competition, why not schedule private showings....
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Fri Apr 12, 2013
Keith Jean-Pierre answered:
I get a phone call like this almost everyday and my answer unfortunately is always the same, I can not take them on as a client if they have less than stellar credit because it is just a waste of time. With the market being so aggressive, very few are willing to even entertain the idea of bad credit, because chances are, if they wait a few weeks, they will find someone with good credit for their rental. ... more
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Tue Mar 26, 2013
Ruth Williams answered:
Hello,

House is still on the market. I will be more than happy to work with you in finding your dream home. My email address is rw4homes@yahoo.com. Cell 347-665-8535. Have a great weekend. Ruth ... more
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Thu Mar 21, 2013
Alex Levin answered:
To be honest, not exactly. Lot's of forclosures and short sales.
A lot's of old and run down homes. High crime area and not the best schools in the world.
As we call it a "sub prime area". But it's an investors paradise.
So it's all depand on your intention.
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Tue Mar 19, 2013
Aleksandr Chernovolenko answered:
I guess you are asking legal from the point of immigration. Yes you can buy house without any legal status in USA. As long you crossed the border legal.
Call and i will be able to give you a lawyer that will answer you questions professional

Alex 917 755 3122
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Mon Jun 17, 2013
Edward Perlin answered:
Hello Ivette,

Not every house has an "Open House".

Contact a Realtor and ask to set up a show.

Call or email me if you have any questions.

(917) 797-9793

eperlinre@gmail.com ... more
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