Tag Archive: TWonSI

Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island

Welcome to Fort Wadsworth, here on the northeastern shore of Staten Island–all 226 acres of it.  This Fort was strategically located here situated on The Narrows of the NY Bay–the narrowest section of the Bay separating Brooklyn from Staten Island.   The Narrows divides NY Bay into upper and lower halves–Manhattan ...

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For Landlords and Tenants: Emotional Support Animals, Service Dogs (and miniature horses) and Fair Housing

INFORMATION FOR BOTH TENANTS AND LANDLORDS IN REGARDS TO ASSISTANCE ANIMALS AND FAIR HOUSING AND TO CLARIFY WHAT THE LAW LAYS OUT FOR BOTH PARTIES…  Let’s start with how people needing assistance animals were provided protection.  It starts with laws and Acts that created Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.   For, ...

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House Inspectors and House Inspections for Buyers

My guest, Steve Byrne, is a licensed professional house inspector.   We discuss both house inspectors and house inspections–both I highly recommend to my clients wanting to make an offer on a residential property.     While not legally required–as terminate inspections are if you are getting a mortgage, a purchase offer for ...

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NY State Tenant-Landlord Matters Part III–DOS Rules, Judge Blocks

Recently the Department of State of the State of New York issued a ruling that created a great deal of turmoil in the residential real estate market in NY State and in particular NYC.   However, just days after the DOS ruling was made public, a judge in Albany issued an ...

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