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Country living in the city! A special opportunity to own a piece of history while living in modern comfort. This 1919 colonial home sits in a serene country setting, only minutes to the free Staten Island Ferry to Manhattan, cultural center, parks, zoo, shopping, restaurants, RUMC hospital, and transportation.  With over 2,400 building square feet, the cozy up in front of the fire, retreat to your main floor ensuite master bedroom (currently being used as a family room and office). Open floor plan and updated kitchen with high-end stainless steel appliances make it the perfect home for entertaining. With an expansive backyard and grounds, hot tub, perennial gardens, and spring-fed stream and shady mature trees, your home will feel like a country estate

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This beautiful 2,184 sq-ft home, is located in the desirable Lower Todt Hill area. This raised ranch is situated on a quiet block, however it is still accessible to surrounding shops and transportation.

The first floor has a large eat-in kitchen with sliders that lead to the recently upgraded and beautifully landscaped backyard, a family room, 1 of the 4 bedrooms, as well as a utility room. The second floor has a living and dining room combination, the master suite with a private 3/4 bathroom, 2 additional spacious bedrooms, and a full bathroom. This house is beautiful inside and out and very convenient, it is a must see!

For more information, please contact:

Kawing Chiu

NYS Licensed Real Estate Salesperson

347-777-8888

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This Stunning 3 bedroom 4 bath side hall semi is absolutely a must see in Eltingville. Central air, 3 zone baseboard heat, freshly painted and Hardwood floors just refinished. Enter into a double story foyer with custom wainscoting and Crown moldings. 1st floor has beautiful hardwood floors and crown moldings. Front living room is a generous size with 2 large windows that let in tons of natural light, separate Formal dining room and large custom kitchen/Family room in the back of the house with granite counter tops stainless steel appliances and separate island. Electric fireplace and 1/2 bath off family room.Rear door that leads to your backyard oasis.

Second floor, Hardwood floors throughout with extra large king size master bedroom with It's own on

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Whether you're familiar with the market or you've never sold a home before, an effective real estate agent can be exactly the thing you need to make for a positive market experience. With the world of real estate in a constant state of flux, here are a few reasons why the right agent can successfully guide you through the murky waters of the market.

A Skill For Communication

In the case that the real estate market makes you nervous, it's particularly important to have the kind of agent who will keep you in the loop and give you the information you need to make an informed selling decision. An agent with the powers of communication will be able to give you honest advice when it's required, like if it's time to lower the price of your house, so that

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This co-op is located close to transportation and shopping, right across from sunset park. This wonderful aspect not only gives you a wonderful view, but it provides a convenient and scenic activity. This apartment is well-maintained and located on the 4th floor. It includes 2 bedrooms, a renovated full bathroom, detailed pre-war hardwood floors, 9ft ceilings, additional storage room in the basement, and a gardening area in the backyard space. 

For more information, please contact:

Rashid Bhuiyan

NYS Licensed Real Estate Salesperson

347-276-2788

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Fort Wadsworth is a 226-acre public park. Located on the northeastern part of Staten Island.  First built in 1663; its one of the oldest military sites in the United States of America. This old blockhouse was used by British troops during the American Revolution and later became an infantry station for American soldiers in the early 1900's.To visit here there are no entrance fees, visitors are allowed to roam the grounds,visit the underground tunnels, and go for a ride on the bike trail. Even enjoy a nice picnic in the designated picnic area. The park provides free tours of the forts.

The view is absolutely incredible, you can see the harbor, Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Brooklyn, and Manhattan from Fort Wadsworth. Its an excellent place to take

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This beautiful home is located in the heart of Great Kills, close to transportation, shopping, and parks. This home boasts a formal living room, dining room, an eat-in kitchen, a renovated full bathroom, 3 bedrooms, and a full and finished basement which can be used as a family room. Other features include a new tankless heating system, sliding doors which lead to the backyard with a deck, screen room, and a 12x24 partially in-ground salt water pool with a wood deck around. It does end here, there is also hardwood flooring throughout, a two car garage, a newly renovated roof, and freshly paved front/sidewalk. This home is a must-see!

For more information, please contact:

Daniel Price or Richard Collegio

NYS Licensed Real Estate Salespersons

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This single-family home is located on a quiet tree-lined street in South Beach, convenient to the Verazzano bridge, and Hylan and Olympia Boulevard buses and stores. This home includes a plethora of windows making the interior bright and airy, there is a sunken living room, and a spacious eat-in kitchen which leads to a large Florida room and private backyard with shed. The second floor includes 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom, as well as a large partially finished attic which is great for storage. Other features include recessed lighting, new ceiling fans, new window treatments, all new carpets with hardwood floors underneath, and updated bathroom and kitchen, which features new stainless steel refrigerator and washer/dryer combination. This home has so

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This 2328 sqft colonial is a legal 2 family home located in the Silver Lake. Due to its location, it's convenient to parks, shopping, transportation, and more. Beginning with the exterior of the home, it is all brick, and the fenced backyard provides a park-like setting making for a scenic view year round. Additionally, there is room for a swimming pool which makes it great for entertaining. This home also includes a one car garage with carport parking. Moving inside, the basement is full and finished providing space for use as a bedroom or family room. The first level includes a spacious living room with bay windows, a formal dining room, two bedrooms, and a full bathroom. The second floor includes a clean and spacious one bedroom apartment with a full

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TRIGGER LEADS HURTING BORROWERS, SAYS INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION
The National Association of Mortgage Brokers (NAMB) wrote to Congress on February 21st of this year seeking a ban on the sale of trigger leads.

 
 
   

THESE U.S. REGIONS WOULD FEEL GSE REFORM THE MOST
Discussion of GSE reform has heated up once again.

 
 
   

SURVEY SAYS: CONSUMERS WARY OF EMBRACING DIGITAL IDENTITY
Digital identity is an electronically verified set of attributes that uniquely describe a person and can be beneficial in providing simplified application

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