The NYC mansion tax is a real estate transfer tax imposed on property purchase of $1 million or greater and is one of the largest potential closing costs in NYC.
January 31, 2019
When buying a home or apartment in NYC, you will sign a purchase contract reviewed by your real estate attorney. Learn the most common contingencies that can be added for your protection.
January 12, 2019
Whether you are taking the plunge to buy your first apartment in NYC or going through the buying process a second time, you are likely debating if you should hire a buyer's agent in NYC.
January 07, 2019
The moment has arrived and you’ve decided to put your days of renting in the past! No more cancelled rent checks, no more lectures from your parents to get your act together, and no more FOMO watching your friends buy their own places.
January 02, 2019
Seller closings costs in NYC are very high, but they don't have to be. Learn how you can save when selling your apartment.
January 01, 2019
In addition to financial documentation, you will need to submit reference letters as part of your co-op board application. See what letters you'll need.
December 21, 2018
Taxes aren’t exactly the most enticing of topics. However, when it comes to real estate investors and capital gain taxes, there is one topic that is extremely exciting . . .
December 20, 2018
If you are buying a co-op in NYC, you are probably going to get a lot more for your money than if you were buying a condo. That said, you will also likely need more money in your bank account after you close.
October 02, 2018
When you are buying an apartment or home in NYC, it is not only recommended to hire a real estate attorney to advise you during the transaction, it is also important to fully understand what you will pay in real estate attorney fees.
September 18, 2018
When you make an offer to buy an apartment in NYC, there is no guarantee that the offer will be accepted. Here are expert tips to increase your chance of success.
July 06, 2018