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Real Estate Consider This: Home Equity

REAL ESTATE…CONSIDER THIS:  HOME EQUITY  If you are a homeowner or a potential homeowner, this tip is for you… First a definition of home equity:           Home equity is the difference between what you owe on your mortgage and what your home is               currently worth.  Home equity increases in ...

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Staten Island’s Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden

SNUG HARBOR CULTURAL CENTER AND BOTANICAL GARDEN Snug Harbor is also known as Sailors’ Snug Harbor, is a collection of architecturally significant 19th-century buildings on Staten Island with a rather remarkable history. The buildings are set in an 83-acre park along the Kill Van Kull in New Brighton, on the ...

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Safe Showings…What Constitutes a Safe Showing?

What makes for a safe showing?    Whether you are a potential renter, prospective buyer, the seller, or the landlord…what are the best practices in making it safe?  ►Everyone must wear a mask. ►Maintain recommended physical distancing.   I prefer saying physical distancing rather than social distancing as we do want to ...

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Hearings on the Tenant Act of 2019 Postponed Until June 12th

Hearings on the NYS Dept. of State’s Guidance issued in early February in regards to dual agency in the residential rentals and other matters arising from the Tenant Protection Act of 2019 were to begin this week.    However, the Attorney General of NYS has requested a delay in those hearings ...

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