Fall Home Maintenance Checklist: How to Prep Your Home this Autumn

Fall is here, which means the days grow shorter, the air has a crisp breeze to it, and the leaves begin to change color. Amongst all the excitement around fall, it’s also time to start ...
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What Is a Co-Op? The Pros and Cons of Housing Cooperatives

Investing in a housing cooperative can be a rewarding alternative to the traditional homebuying process. But buying a co-op comes with particular considerations and consequences.What is a co-op and is it right for you? Let’s find ...
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How Much Should I Spend on a House? 4 Steps to Follow

Shopping for a mortgage, you might encounter lenders who pre-qualify you for a higher loan amount than you expected. Many lenders work with standard debt-to-income ratio calculations which don’t take into account other costs of ...
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11 Warning Signs Your Home Has Foundation Problems

The foundation is one of the most important parts of any home, if not the most important. The foundation is what supports your home, keeps moisture out, resists movement, and insulates from the heat and ...
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Home Sales Should Stay Strong This Fall: MoxiWorks Report

Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the looming autumn season, a new report from real estate tech firm MoxiWorks suggests home sales will remain strong during the next month and a half. The report indicates that in September of ...
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7 Steps to Take When Your Basement Floods

A flooded basement can be caused by a variety of events, like an unexpected pipe burst, a flooding event, or even heavy rain leaking through a window. For any homeowner facing the aftermath of a basement flood, ...
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2021 Labor Day weekend activities.

Labor Day traditionally denotes the end of the summer season and, since 1882, represents an annual workers’ holiday on the first Monday of September. And New York City knows how to celebrate this three-day event ...
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Co-op Boards May Have to Explain Rejections Per New Proposed Bill

Recently, New York State Senator Brian Kavanagh introduced legislation that would force co-op boards to explain the reasoning behind their rejections — a major step in creating fair and equitable housing practices in New York.   ...
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How Accurate Is a Zillow Home Estimate?

Home buyers often want to get pricing information for a property without having to rely on a real estate agent. This is where real estate sites like Zillow.com come in handy. However, can you really ...
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Half Of Homes Sold Over List Price In July: Study.

But the latest numbers, provided by OJO Labs, do hint at possible improvements in the ongoing inventory shortage. Approximately half of homes in the U.S. continued to sell for more than their asking prices in ...
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