Buying a house after moving to the USA – What’s to know

November 15, 2018 | By Betty White

We have all heard stories about very successful people in the USA, of how much can you prosper professionally if you live in that country. The American dream, they say. We have also heard stories about how hard it is to get a green card. A green card is a document you need to be able to live in the USA. Moving abroad is not an easy thing to do. When you have done all that, the next step is buying a house after getting there. We have seen in the movies that you have to do it with the help of a real estate agent because, in America, people give the permission of negotiating the price to a company that works in that field. The person who does the negotiation is affiliated with that company. ...

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2018 in Review

October 12, 2018 | By Betty White

New York City has always been notorious for its ridiculous property prices. It is just one of the costs of living in the greatest city on the planet. However, throughout the City’s history, the real estate prices did drop drastically on more than one occasion. So, what did the NYC real estate market look like in the year 2018? Throughout the year Before you call your moving experts from Manhattan and schedule your NYC moving day, make sure you know the market. Since the beginning of the year, the NYC market has looked ready to slide. Because of the popularity of this city, property prices went way up in the previous years. Winter - this is where the drop started. If yo...

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How to increase the Value of your home"

September 25, 2018 | By Betty White

So, you are thinking about selling your house. Well, it might not be a bad idea after all. However, there are some things you will have to consider before you do so. And one of them is – how to increase the value of your home before you sell it? This aspect is very important, and every decision you make will matter. The best advice we can give you is to think it over. Twice. Selling a house is not as easy as it sounds. That is if you don’t have a professional who can help you every step of the way. Having one will make this whole process much easier on you. But – there are still some things you can do on your own, so – let’s start! Find out what is the curren...

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Keep it Clean

August 27, 2018 | By Pixaby

Keeping it Clean and Decluttered: Staging Tips for Busy Parents Preparing a home for sale is a tall order for anyone. For homeowners with children, keeping a house ready for showing throughout what can be a drawn-out process is nothing short of amazing. If you’re a busy parent with responsibilities at work and home, it may seem like there’s never a moment’s rest. After all, the demands of raising a child and meeting the expectations of homebuyers are about as opposite as they could possibly be. It’s hard, but it can be done. Here are a few tips to help get you started. Kid-friendly storage Your kids demand your time every day, so it’s wise to make t...

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Concierge Style Service

August 7, 2018 | By Imma Giocoli

My past keeps haunting me, and I love it. My last career was in the Travel Business and I must say I do miss it. It was hectic and crazy but the perks were amazing. My past life keeps surfacing in my current profession. To be totally honest I only stopped travel planning because I was going to get married, then I had a child and I could not be tied to a desk I was way too neurotic for that. The words Nanny made me shutter and since I had a feeling I might only have one child there was no way I would miss his first words, steps and share that unconditional love. So I finally made the transition to Real Estate, finding many parallels I sorta loved and hated it for the same reasons as the Tr...

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Commercial Retail..slump

July 31, 2018 | By Imma Giocoli

Commercial retail leasing is something I actually enjoy very much. I have a natural talent for placing buisnesses in the right places and at the right rents to sustain market shifts. I use my innate talent and ability to feel the community and get a sense of who/what/where/when/why and how much. I have seen so many stores open and close. I must confess tho, I am an inventor at heart, I wake up daily with new ideas, sometimes even a decade too soon. This is why I believe I am so fantastic at feeling out space. I love to work with entrepreneurs and help them find the right fit for their idea or product. Having placed many people into commercial spaces, wathcing them prosper makes me hap...

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Things to know about Real Estate

July 9, 2018 | By Betty White

Figure 1Are you planning on buying a home in Brooklyn? You are in the right place. alt. Brooklyn bridge. So, you have decided to move to Brooklyn. And more importantly – to buy a home there. But, how to do it? What are the things you should know before buying a home in Brooklyn? Keep on reading, and learn all about real estate investments in this part of New York! Is Brooklyn the right choice? Moving to Brooklyn isn’t for everybody. This neighborhood is quite specific, and before you decide to move there make sure you know what you are getting into. Brooklyn isn’t what it used to be. It has changed, and if you haven’t visited in a while – the cha...

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