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Should I Rent or Buy?

Should I Rent or Buy?

While homeownership has long been the American dream, buying a home is not necessarily the best choice for every person or every situation. There are many factors to consider in determining if a home purchase is the right decision for you right now. Can

Jun 14, 2018 | Purchasing a Home

4 Reasons You Don’t Want to Pay PMI

4 Reasons You Don’t Want to Pay PMI

Years ago, a 20% down payment was a requirement for obtaining a mortgage loan. Putting that much money down made it less likely that borrowers would simply default on their home loans and gave lenders a measure of security and collateral in the case of fo

Jun 07, 2018 | First-time Homebuyers

Couple applies for a mortgage, you wont believe what happens next!

Couple applies for a mortgage, you wont believe what happens next!

Just kidding.  It's pretty simple, they either were approved or they weren't.  More often then not people are unfortunately ignorant when it comes to their financial standing. It's 2015, ain't nobody got time for that anymore

Feb 17, 2015 |

$500K in the 5 Boroughs

$500K in the 5 Boroughs

Last week, StreetEasy sent out a promotional email with the title, "$500K in the 5 Boroughs.' It's catchy, so naturally I clicked it. I browsed the various listings and noticed something I overlooked even though I'm on streeteasy every.

Feb 17, 2015 |

Student Debt preventing First Time Homebuyers? Not Exactly

Student Debt preventing First Time Homebuyers? Not Exactly

If you read headlines, which you honestly shouldn't pay too much attention to, you may have read that growing student debt is preventing Millennials from buying their first homes.  Now while I will not deny that there is a fundamental problem in

Feb 17, 2015 |

New York Law School Real Estate Networking Group Launch Event

New York Law School Real Estate Networking Group Launch Event

Last night I had the pleasure of attending a panel discussion hosted by Rory S. Clark with Adrian Zuckerman, Ronald Lo Russo, and Monica Blum at New York Law School. I have to tip my hat to Mr Clark and to whomever else was responsible for putt

Feb 04, 2015 |