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My boyfriend and I are moving to NYC and debating whether or not to hire a broker. Is this necessary, and how much can we expect to pay in fees?
Q: My boyfriend and I are relocating to NYC from LA and Toronto – finally, an end to our long distance relationship! We are learning about the NYC market and are thinking about employing the help of an expert broker. If we do this, how much can we expect to pay in broker fees? Also, is it much more difficult to find a place on our own? Thank you very much! Read More.
Q: Does your “average price per square foot” refer to gross feet, which sometimes includes a percentage of public spaces, such as elevator shafts, or “carpetable” feet? Do you have data on maintenance and real estate taxes per square feet? If not, can you get it? Read More.
Q: How much of an impact will a default on an education loan have on a credit report? Read More.
Q: I recently opened an investment account and was wondering if/how that affects my credit? Read More.
Q: I haven’t paid my mortgage in over a year and they just put a foreclosure letter on my door! I have tried to talk to the mortgage company and they will not help me…they told me to just do what I am doing. What can I do to resolve this? Read More.
Q: I’m from Australia and have just started out in real estate. My main goal is to be in NYC, and to break into the real estate market there hopefully by December/January. Any advice? Do I need more than 6 months’ experience to be noticed in New York? Read More.