Costs to Expect With an FSBO Listing in Long Island

While selling your house on your own will save you in real estate commissions, much of the costs you will absorb, such as marketing, are included in the commission. These savings come at a high price for most sellers, and we’ll discuss the costs you can expect with an FSBO listing in Long Island.  Screening … Continued

6 Tips to Help You Downsize Your House in Long Island

Downsizing homes can be a daunting task. You can feel confident moving forward and avoid the sense of dread that so often overwhelms homeowners by following a few simple tips to help you downsize your house in Long Island.  Allow yourself plenty of time to go through your belongings, taking several weeks instead of trying … Continued

How to Sell a House With Unpermitted Work in Long Island

Suppose you have been considering making alterations to your home. In that case, the bottom line is to make sure the work is permitted if required by law to avoid the consequences, which are much more complicated than pulling the permit initially.  While you may believe you and your family will live in your current … Continued

How to Determine Home Values in Long Island

Ready to sell? Now the tough part, understanding how to determine home values in Long Island.  Sellers often get caught up in memories that were created and attach an emotional value to the home. It can make the determination of the value an extremely difficult process and also result in the home being priced far … Continued

Our Guide to Long Island Real Estate Contracts

As a real estate investor, when there is a deal at hand, there is necessarily a contract involved. While real estate contracts may seem intimidating, taking the time to familiarize yourself with the terminology you’ll encounter is well worth the effort. You’ll want to have a full grasp of contracts or a trusted guide to … Continued