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Another Property Sold - 300 Targee Street, Staten Island, NY 10304
Posted on 03/26/2020
Another Property Sold - 300 Targee Street, Staten Island, NY 10304
3 BEDROOM 2 FULL BATHROOM TOWNHOME W/ FULL BASEMENT & PRIVATE DRIVEWAY. NEEDS TLC. LIVING ROOM/DINING ROOM HAVE OAK FLOORS, EAT-IN KITCHEN OFFERS SLIDING GLASS DOORS TO BACKYARD, BEDROOMS HAVE CATHEDRAL CEILINGS. LARGE FULL SIZED BASEMENT.5 MINUTES TO VERRAZZANO BRIDGE & FERRY. CONVENIENT TO ALL YOUR SHOPPING & TRANSPORTATION...
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How to Create a Moving Checklist
Posted on 03/26/2020
How to Create a Moving Checklist
Photo by Heung Soon via Pixabay A moving checklist won't take all the stress out of moving, but it can relieve a lot of the pressure once you have everything accounted for. To give yourself a little extra sanity and peace of mind, we'll sketch out what a reasonable timeline should look like. 8 Weeks Before Nearly two...
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6 Home Staging Tips for Open Houses
Posted on 03/19/2020
6 Home Staging Tips for Open Houses
Photo by David Gonzales via Pexels When it comes to selling a home, presentation is key. A well-staged home highlights the best features while leaving plenty of room for imagination in the minds of home buyers. Here are a few tried and true home staging tips to help your home steal the show and bring in the best...
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Sources of Funding for Home Buyers
Posted on 03/12/2020
Sources of Funding for Home Buyers
Photo by TheDigitalWay via Pixabay Looking to buy your first home? Unless you have a couple hundred thousand in the bank, a rich family member or a winning lottery ticket, you’re going to have to borrow money. TV ads suggest it’s as easy as clicking your phone, and in some cases it might be, but you should know...
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Is There A Perfect Time To Sell Your Home?
Posted on 03/05/2020
Is There A Perfect Time To Sell Your Home?
If you're ready to sell your home, you may wonder if the time is right. Timing is truly everything when you’re selling a home. If you have some flexibility, it might be a good idea to wait to sell your home. Even with time constraints, there are a few strategies to employ that can help you find the sweet...
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Buying a Home Remotely: Finding the Right REALTOR® for the Job
Posted on 02/27/2020
Buying a Home Remotely: Finding the Right REALTOR® for the Job
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay So, you're buying a home remotely. Because you probably don't want to invest hundreds of thousands of dollars in a house that smells like cats or that features weekly invasions by the SWAT team of the building next door, it's important to find a long-distance realtor you can trust. You need someone who...
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Video Tour  - 743 Post Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10310
Posted on 02/25/2020
Video Tour - 743 Post Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10310
GREAT INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! DETACHED 20'X65' TWO FAMILY OFFERS YOU 6 ROOM, 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATHROOM FULL PARTIALLY FINISHED BASEMENT WITH POSSIBILITIES AND 5-6 CAR OFF STREET PARKING IN BACK OF 150FT LONG PROPERTY OVER A 4 ROOM 1 BEDROOM, 1 BATHROOM WITH SEPARATE LAUNDRY ROOM. MAIN UNIT HAS ALL THE CHARM OF AN OLDER COLONIAL. MASTER BEDROOM HAS PRIVATE 3/4 BATHROOM. OAK FLOORS. ATTIC STORAGE. EACH UNIT HAS SEPEARATE ELECTRIC & GAS FOR HOT WATER, COOKING & DRYER. CLOSE TO ALL YOUR SHOPPING & TRANSPORTATION...
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743 Post Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10310 is now new to the market!
Posted on 02/25/2020
743 Post Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10310 is now new to the market!
GREAT INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! DETACHED 20'X65' TWO FAMILY OFFERS YOU 6 ROOM, 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATHROOM FULL PARTIALLY FINISHED BASEMENT WITH POSSIBILITIES AND 5-6 CAR OFF STREET PARKING IN BACK OF 150FT LONG PROPERTY OVER A 4 ROOM 1 BEDROOM, 1 BATHROOM WITH SEPARATE LAUNDRY ROOM. MAIN UNIT HAS ALL THE CHARM OF AN OLDER COLONIAL. MASTER BEDROOM HAS PRIVATE 3/4 BATHROOM. OAK FLOORS. ATTIC STORAGE. EACH UNIT HAS SEPEARATE ELECTRIC & GAS FOR HOT WATER, COOKING & DRYER. CLOSE TO ALL YOUR SHOPPING & TRANSPORTATION...
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Gardening 101: Sprinkler Systems
Posted on 02/20/2020
Gardening 101: Sprinkler Systems
Image by AxxLC from Pixabay After you invest your time and your creative design skills in setting up a lush garden to surround and complement your home, it may only take a few missed watering sessions for crackly brown edges to appear on once healthy flowers and bushes. Life gets busy, but your haven can still stay nourished...
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How to Find a Starter Home
Posted on 02/13/2020
How to Find a Starter Home
With rent prices shooting soaring across the country, many young Americans who were previously happy renting while they saved for a home are now turning to other options. One common solution is a starter home. If you want to keep your monthly mortgage prices low while being able to build equity and slowly save for your “forever home.” a...
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22 Robin Court, Staten Island, NY 10309 now has a new price of $650,000!
Posted on 02/13/2020
22 Robin Court, Staten Island, NY 10309 now has a new price of $650,000!
TREMENDOUS 2 FAMILY SEMI ON A SPACIOUS 4,440 SQFT CORNER LOT WITH BUILT IN GARAGE. 7 ROOMS, 3 BEDROOMS, 3 BATHROOMS OVER A LARGE 3 ROOM 1 BEDROOM APARTMENT THAT IS PERFECT FOR A FAMILY MEMBER OR HIGH RENTAL INCOME. 20FT WIDE MASTER BEDROOM SUITE OFFERS CATHEDRAL CEILINGS, 3/4 BATHROOM & 2 WALK-IN CLOSETS. EAT-IN KITCHEN HAS SLIDING GLASS DOORS TO LARGE DECK & FULLY PAVERED YARD WITH A NEWER SUNKEN POOL. PARKING FOR UP TO 4 CARS. CENTRAL VACUUM. UPDATED SIDING, GUTTERS & LEADERS.LEVEL 1: LARGE FOYER, GARAGE, UTILITIES & 3 ROOM 1 BEDROOM APARTMENTLEVEL 2: HUGE LIVING ROOM, FORMAL DINING ROOM, 1/2 BATHROOM, LAUNDRY ROOM, EAT-IN KITCHEN & FAMILY...
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344 Wilson Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312 now has a new price of $1,099,900!
Posted on 02/11/2020
344 Wilson Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312 now has a new price of $1,099,900!
STUNNING 2 FAMILY 4 BEDROOM SIDE HALL COLONIAL W/CUSTOM 1 BEDROOM APT ON 2ND FL. THIS IMMACULATE HOME OFFERS 9FT CEILINGS THAT CONSIST OF THE HIGHEST CRAFTSMANSHIP YOU'VE EVER SEEN. COFFERRED, TRAY & CUSTOM CEILINGS THRU-OUT HOME W/MAHOGANY MOLDINGS LINING EVERY CORNER POSSIBLE. SOLID WOOD ORIGINAL DOORS & OAK FLOORS THRU-OUT. GRAND FORMAL DR & LR. HUGE 500 SQFT EIK HAS 8FT ISLAND, ENDLESS GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, TILE BACKSPLASH, SS APPLIANCES, & DINETTE AREA THAT OPENS TO HUGE FAM RM W/ FP & DOUBLE ANDERSON SGD LEADING TO BI-LEVEL MAINTENANCE FREE DECK & FOOTBALL FIELD BACKYARD ON A 1/4 ACRE LOT. OVER 5400 SQFT HOME INCLUDES 10FT CEILING...
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