The State of the Market for Buyers in Long Island NY

Is it still a buyer’s market today in Long Island? As experts in the Long Island real estate market, we get asked this question a lot. The answer isn’t as simple as yes or no. First off, it really depends on the property type and location. Single-family homes in great locations that are priced well […]

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How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Long Island

Hiring a real estate agent in Long Island can be frustrating. So what are the steps on how to find a good real estate agent in Long Island? Many local large real estate brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the […]

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What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Long Island?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Long Island anyway? Many homeowners across America and Long Island are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending […]

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How to Avoid Foreclosure in Long Island

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Long Island] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can […]

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How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Long Island NY

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If […]

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Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Long Island

If you’re wondering about the ins and outs of selling your home during a divorce in Long Island NY… we’ll dive into the steps and things to look out for in this article. With over 50% of American marriages ending in divorce, many Long Island NY residents are looking or advice for selling a home during […]

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How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Long Island

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose […]

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What do I need to do to sell my house in Long Island NY?

You want to sell your Long Island house, and you want to get top dollar. Excellent! But “What do I need to do to sell my house in Long Island“? Here are some tips on how to get your home ready to sell if you’re looking for top dollar that the market will bear: *NOTE: […]

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We buy houses in Long Island companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Long Island, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Long Island Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Long Island companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out […]

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Understanding the Foreclosure Process in NY

Understanding the foreclosure process in NY is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no fun.  But just know that it’s not […]

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