Found 713 blog entries tagged as Real estate.

All about the Staten Island neighborhood Stapleton

Staten Island is broken down into 14 different zip codes from 10301 to 10314 and into 67 different neighborhoods. Throughout this series of blogs, we will be discussing each and every neighborhood on Staten Island as well as breaking down the history, what stands there today and transportation and what community district it falls into. Staten Island is broken up into three different community districts which are: North Shore, Mid-Island, and South Shore.

Today we will be breaking down all the history about the Staten Island neighborhood, Stapleton. This neighborhood is home to the North Shore & the zip code 10304. The neighborhood is situated on the Upper New York Bay coastline, with Tompkinsville…

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All about the Staten Island neighborhood South Beach

Staten Island is broken down into 14 different zip codes from 10301 to 10314 and into 67 different neighborhoods. Throughout this series of blogs, we will be discussing each and every neighborhood on Staten Island as well as breaking down the history, what stands there today and transportation and what community district it falls into. Staten Island is broken up into three different community districts which are: North Shore, Mid-Island, and South Shore.

Today we will be breaking down all the history about the Staten Island neighborhood, South Beach. This neighborhood is home to the Mid-Island & the zip code 10305. Found immediately to the south of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. New York Bay…

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Real Estate Word of the Day: Fiduciary

In the world of real estate, trust is paramount. Whether you're buying, selling, or investing in a property, it's essential to have a knowledgeable and reliable partner by your side. This partner is often referred to as a fiduciary. A fiduciary is an individual or entity entrusted with a legal and ethical duty to act in the best interests of another party. They are bound by a fiduciary relationship, which means they must prioritize their client's well-being over their own. In the context of real estate, a fiduciary can take on various roles, including real estate agents, property managers, and real estate brokers. When working with a fiduciary, clients can have confidence that their interests are protected and…

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All about the Staten Island neighborhood Silver Lake

Staten Island is broken down into 14 different zip codes from 10301 to 10314 and into 67 different neighborhoods. Throughout this series of blogs, we will be discussing each and every neighborhood on Staten Island as well as breaking down the history, what stands there today and transportation and what community district it falls into. Staten Island is broken up into three different community districts which are: North Shore, Mid-Island, and South Shore.

Today we will be breaking down all the history about the Staten Island neighborhood, Silver Lake. This neighborhood is home to the North Shore & the zip code 10301. The boundaries of Silver Lake Park, which is situated on the north side of Staten…

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All about the Staten Island neighborhood Shore Acres

Staten Island is broken down into 14 different zip codes from 10301 to 10314 and into 67 different neighborhoods. Throughout this series of blogs, we will be discussing each and every neighborhood on Staten Island as well as breaking down the history, what stands there today and transportation and what community district it falls into. Staten Island is broken up into three different community districts which are: North Shore, Mid-Island, and South Shore.

Today we will be breaking down all the history about the Staten Island neighborhood, Shore Acres. This neighborhood is home to the North Shore & the zip code 10305. One of New York City's five boroughs, Staten Island, has the little neighborhood…

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All About Buying a Second Home - Tips & Reasons:

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After buying a primary home that you and your family live in and you have made it your dream home, you should consider buying a second home if it makes sense for you! This is a major commitment and comes along with a variety of factors to consider. A second home can be a great advantage if bought under certain circumstances. When investing into a second home, some of the major things to ask yourself is what the purpose is for buying this property, are you able to fully afford this property, and does the location of the property provide benefits for the value of the property to increase. These factors stated above should give the person an understanding if they will be able to make this next major…

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Real Estate Word of the Day: Family Units

"Family units", in terms of residential homes, refers to the number of separate living spaces or housing units within a single property. It is a term used to describe the configuration and layout of a property, specifically in multi-unit residential buildings such as apartment complexes, duplexes, or multi-family homes. Family units can vary in size and design, and they are important for understanding the property's potential uses and its value. Here are some common examples of family units in real estate:

  • Single-Family Home: This typically refers to a property designed for one family or household. It has a single living space and may include bedrooms, bathrooms, a kitchen, and other amenities all within…

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Real Estate Word of the Day: Fair Housing

Fair housing refers to the principle that every individual, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or familial status, has the right to access housing on an equal basis. This concept is enshrined in the Fair Housing Act of 1968, which was enacted to combat housing discrimination and ensure that everyone has a fair shot at securing housing.


Why Fair Housing Matters in Real Estate

Fair housing ensures that all prospective homebuyers and renters have an equal opportunity to find housing that suits their needs. Discrimination based on any of the protected categories is not only unethical but illegal. Embracing fair housing leads to diverse and vibrant communities. It…

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All about the Staten Island neighborhood St. George:

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Staten Island is broken down into 14 different zip codes from 10301 to 10314 and into 67 different neighborhoods. Throughout this series of blogs, we will be discussing each and every neighborhood on Staten Island as well as breaking down the history, what stands there today and transportation and what community district it falls into. Staten Island is broken up into three different community districts which are: North Shore, Mid-Island, and South Shore.

Today we will be breaking down all the history about the Staten Island neighborhood, St. George. This neighborhood is home to the North Shore & the zip code 10301. The point at which Kill Van Kull enters Upper New York Bay near the…

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Real Estate Word of the Day: Executor

An executor or executrix is a person appointed by the deceased individual's will to carry out their final wishes and manage the distribution of their assets, which may include real estate properties. Executors are entrusted with the responsibility of ensuring that the deceased's estate is settled in accordance with the law and the wishes outlined in the will.


One of the first tasks an executor may have to undertake is to assess the value of the deceased person's real estate holdings. This is a critical step because it determines the overall worth of the estate and can impact inheritance taxes and other financial aspects. Executors are responsible for maintaining and preserving the real estate assets until they…

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