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Another Property Sold - 825 W 179 Street #1a, New York, NY 10033
Posted on 06/14/2019
Another Property Sold - 825 W 179 Street #1a, New York, NY 10033
HUDSON HEIGHTS 2 BEDROOM WALK IN! RARE 4 ROOM OPPORTUNITY PRICED TO RENOVATE TO YOUR SPECIFICATIONS. ENTER THIS PRISTINE PRE WAR COOP OFFERING A MAGNIFICENTLY RESTORED LOBBY, CENTRAL LAUNDRY ROOM, LIVE IN SUPER & PET FRIENDLY BUILDING. WESTERN & SOUTHERN EXPOSURE W/8 WINDOWS FACE THE GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE, HUDSON RIVER & PALISADE CLIFFS. A QUICK WALK TO THE A TRAIN, 1 TRAIN, M4 & M5 BUS LINES. THE A EXPRESS IS A 20 MINUTE RIDE TO MIDTOWN. AS WELL AS THE NEWLY RENOVATED PORT AUTHORITY BUS TERMINAL WITH 120,000 SQFT OF RETAIL SPACE, CLOISTERS MUSEUM AND FINE RESTAURANTS ON 181ST STREET. CLOSE TO THE BENNET, FORT WASHINGTON, FORT TYRON, J...
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5 Practical Tips for Families Living on One Income
Posted on 06/13/2019
5 Practical Tips for Families Living on One Income
A good number of families faced the option of living on a single income for several reasons. It could be due to health challenges, work layoffs, the need for a stay-at-home parent, or an agreement to live on one income for the greater good. Whatever the reason may be, families living on one income always find it challenging....
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Video Tour  - 172 Greenleaf Avenue #2a, Staten Island, NY 10310
Posted on 06/12/2019
Video Tour - 172 Greenleaf Avenue #2a, Staten Island, NY 10310
A ONE OF A KIND GORGEOUS FIRST FLOOR 2 BEDROOM, 2 FULL BATHROOM CONDO W/ FULL FINISHED BASEMENT & PRIVATE VACATION STYLE BACKYARD! BEAUTIFUL EAT-IN KITCHEN OFFERS CHERRY WOOD CABINETRY, GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, TILE BACKSPLASH, SS APPLIANCES & OAK FLOORS W/CUSTOM INLAYS. MASTER BEDROOM SUITE HAS PRIVATE FULL BATHROOM & LARGE CALIFORNIA CLOSET. LARGE LIVING ROOM WITH OPEN LAYOUT TO DINING ROOM & EAT-IN KITCHEN. LAUNDRY ROOM NEXT TO BEDROOMS.FINISHED BASEMENT WITH ENTRANCE TO DRIVEWAY CAN BE DIVIDED INTO 3RD BEDROOM & SEPARATE ROOMS. WALK TO FOREST AVE TRANSPORTATION & DINING. EASY & CLOSE ACCESS TO FERRY &...
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172 Greenleaf Avenue #2a, Staten Island, NY 10310 is now new to the market!
Posted on 06/12/2019
172 Greenleaf Avenue #2a, Staten Island, NY 10310 is now new to the market!
A ONE OF A KIND GORGEOUS FIRST FLOOR 2 BEDROOM, 2 FULL BATHROOM CONDO W/ FULL FINISHED BASEMENT & PRIVATE VACATION STYLE BACKYARD! BEAUTIFUL EAT-IN KITCHEN OFFERS CHERRY WOOD CABINETRY, GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, TILE BACKSPLASH, SS APPLIANCES & OAK FLOORS W/CUSTOM INLAYS. MASTER BEDROOM SUITE HAS PRIVATE FULL BATHROOM & LARGE CALIFORNIA CLOSET. LARGE LIVING ROOM WITH OPEN LAYOUT TO DINING ROOM & EAT-IN KITCHEN. LAUNDRY ROOM NEXT TO BEDROOMS.FINISHED BASEMENT WITH ENTRANCE TO DRIVEWAY CAN BE DIVIDED INTO 3RD BEDROOM & SEPARATE ROOMS. WALK TO FOREST AVE TRANSPORTATION & DINING. EASY & CLOSE ACCESS TO FERRY &...
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Video Tour  - 52 Windham Loop #1a, Staten Island, NY 10314
Posted on 06/07/2019
Video Tour - 52 Windham Loop #1a, Staten Island, NY 10314
BRIGHT & BEAUTIFUL MOVE IN CONDITION 1 BEDROOM FIRST FLOOR CONDO. OPEN CONCEPT CUSTOM KITCHEN OFFERS GRANITE COUNTER TOPS W/ LARGE ISLAND, TILE BACK SPLASH, CHERRY RAISED PANEL CABINETS & SS APPLIANCES. GORGEOUS NEWLY RENOVATED FULL BATHROOM. SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM HAS SGD TO PATIO W/ LANDSCAPED PRIVACY. KING SIZE MASTER BEDROOM W/ WALK IN CLOSET. WASHER/DRYER, PRISTINE FLOORING THROUGHOUT. CENTRALLY LOCATED TO EVERYTHING AND WALKING DISTANCE TO ALL!! SUPER MANICURED COMMUNITY PRESENTS IN-GROUND POOLS, CLUB HOUSE, TENNIS AND...
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Another Property Sold - 424 41 Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
Posted on 06/07/2019
Another Property Sold - 424 41 Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232
ALL BRICK 3 FAMILY TOWNHOME, LOCATED ON QUIET PICTURESQUE TREE LINED STREET IN VIBRANT SUNSET PARK. 4 BLOCKS TO THE EXPRESS 36TH ST TRAIN STATION TO CATCH THE D,N & R TRAINS AS WELL AS 3 BLOCKS TO THE 45TH ST TRAIN STATION. A QUICK WALK TO BREATHTAKING INDUSTRY CITY & DEVELOPING WATERFRONT. 1 BLOCK TO SUNSET PARK THAT OFFERS MANHATTAN VIEWS, OLYMPIC SIZE SWIMMING POOL, SOCCER FIELDS & MORE.1ST FLOOR IS A 4 ROOM 2 BEDROOM 3/4 BATHROOM. 2ND FLOOR IS A 4 ROOM 2 BEDROOM FULL BATHROOM. 3RD FLOOR IS A 6 ROOM 4 BEDROOM FULL BATHROOM. BEAUTIFUL BACKYARD FOR ENTERTAINING.LIVE IN ONE UNIT & RENT THE OTHERS TO HELP PAY YOUR MORTGAGE OR USE AS A TOTAL...
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52 Windham Loop #1a, Staten Island, NY 10314 is now new to the market!
Posted on 06/07/2019
52 Windham Loop #1a, Staten Island, NY 10314 is now new to the market!
BRIGHT & BEAUTIFUL MOVE IN CONDITION 1 BEDROOM FIRST FLOOR CONDO. OPEN CONCEPT CUSTOM KITCHEN OFFERS GRANITE COUNTER TOPS W/ LARGE ISLAND, TILE BACK SPLASH, CHERRY RAISED PANEL CABINETS & SS APPLIANCES. GORGEOUS NEWLY RENOVATED FULL BATHROOM. SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM HAS SGD TO PATIO W/ LANDSCAPED PRIVACY. KING SIZE MASTER BEDROOM W/ WALK IN CLOSET. WASHER/DRYER, PRISTINE FLOORING THROUGHOUT. CENTRALLY LOCATED TO EVERYTHING AND WALKING DISTANCE TO ALL!! SUPER MANICURED COMMUNITY PRESENTS IN-GROUND POOLS, CLUB HOUSE, TENNIS AND...
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41 O'Connor Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314 now has a new price of $488,800!
Posted on 06/07/2019
41 O'Connor Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314 now has a new price of $488,800!
LARGE & CONVENIENTLY LOCATED 8 ROOM 4 BEDROOM 3 BATHROOM SEMI. 1ST & 2ND FLOOR ENTRANCES INVITE YOU TO SEPARATE LIVING ROOM & DINING ROOM W/ NEW LAMINATE FLOORING, LARGE EAT-IN KITCHEN WITH SGD TO DECK & OVERSIZED BACKYARD. LIVING ROOM HAS AN OPTIONAL FIREPLACE READY CHIMNEY.NEVER RUN OUT OF HOT WATER WITH A BRAND NEW AMTROL HW HEATER. BASEBOARD HOT WATER HEAT THROUGHOUT HOME. 1ST FLOOR FAMILY ROOM, BEDROOM & 3/4 BATHROOM. PULL DOWN STAIRS TO FLOORED ATTIC WITH TONS OF STORAGE. SHORT DISTANCE TO ALL YOUR SHOPPING AND TRANSPORTATION...
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Calculate the Cost of Living Index
Posted on 06/06/2019
Calculate the Cost of Living Index
You hear about this magic "cost-of-living index" number, but where does it come from and how can you use it to improve your real estate experience? The cost of living index is a numerical measurement of the relative cost to live in a specific geographic region. There are a lot of economic formulas out there, but it basically...
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Another Property Sold - 162 Lorraine Loop, Staten Island, NY 10309
Posted on 05/30/2019
Another Property Sold - 162 Lorraine Loop, Staten Island, NY 10309
LARGE 3 BEDROOM 2 BATHROOM BEAUTIFUL TOWNHOME WITH A 3 ROOM FINISHED BASEMENT. UPON ENTERING THIS BRIGHT HOME YOUR HIT WITH VIBRANT HARDWOOD OAK FLOORING THAT RUNS THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE HOUSE. EAT-IN KITCHEN OFFERS STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, TILE BACKSPLASH, OAK RAISED PANEL CABINETS AND A PELLA SGD W/ DUSTLESS BLINDS TO A MAINTENANCE FREE 2 TIER DECKED BACKYARD. 2ND LEVEL HAS 3 LARGE BEDROOMS & FULL BATHROOM. FINISHED BASEMENT OPENS TO A NEW HALF BATHROOM, WARM FAMILY ROOM, OFFICE OR 4TH BEDROOM AND LARGE STORAGE ROOM WITH LAUNDRY AREA. PARKING PAD IS RIGHT IN FRONT OF YOUR DOOR. RECENTLY INSTALLED ROOF, FURNACE &...
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Finding a Grocery in Your New City
Posted on 05/30/2019
Finding a Grocery in Your New City
Changing locations is daunting. There are a plethora of exciting things to learn and do. One that might not be on your radar ahead of the move is finding a place to source your food. Most people have a favorite grocery store. You know, it's your go-to place because you know exactly where to find things. You get...
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What Does It Really Cost to Buy a House?
Posted on 05/23/2019
What Does It Really Cost to Buy a House?
The cost of buying a house extends beyond a seller's initial asking price. In fact, there are many "hidden" costs that buyers need to consider as they decide whether to purchase a house, such as: 1. Closing Costs There are various closing costs that a buyer may encounter before he or she finalizes a house purchase, including survey, appraisal...
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