let’s talk: NEW NY RENTAL REGULATIONS, PT II

Good morning! Coming in hot this week with PT II of this new rental property legislation in New York. Last week we spoke specifically about the laws that affect the tenant / landlord relationship (aka the Statewide Housing Security and Tenant Protection Act of 2019). This week we are diving in further than that to check out more “landlord …

let’s talk: THE NEW NY RENTAL REGULATIONS, PT II

Good morning! New legislation has been making waves throughout the NY Real Estate Market these past couple of weeks. New laws were introduced that would forbid building owners from deregulating apartments, close loopholes that permit them to raise rents,  decrease tax incentives for landlords, and protect tenants to the highest degree. Essentially all of this is pretty bad news for landlords, and great news for renters. As …

let’s talk: RENTAL PERMITS, PHILADELPHIA

Good morning! As we try to finally wrap up Project Philadelphia I have been working to learn more about the rental codes, rules and regulations. Thanks to Philadelphia Zoning, I was able to obtain our rental licenses this week and learn the following.So as we do, let’s talk Real Estate, let’s talk PREPARING FOR OUR PHILLY RENTAL PROPERTY… In order to …

let’s talk : THE GREATER NYC MARKET AND ALL THE LISTING SERVICES IT HAS TO OFFER

Good morning! As many of you are aware, I recently started working as a Realtor in the Greater NYC market. One thing that I learned is that the whole MLS thing is not so straightforward here. And a lot of the various boards don’t really work together. This is something that REALLY confused me initially (& …

let’s talk : INSURANCE [ADMITTED vs NON-ADMITTED]

Good morning! Keeping today short and sweet with an interesting insurance tidbit I learned this week!  So as we do, let’s talk Real Estate, let’s talk the ADMITTED vs NON-ADMITTED INSURANCE COMPANIES… QUICK BACKGROUND I am currently shopping around for a vacancy policy for Project Philadelphia as we look to either sell or rent out the …

let’s talk : REALTOR, AGENT, BROKER – WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE?!

Good morning! As many of you are aware, I am a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of New York! Often times with agents, you will see them marketed as a realtor, or a licensed salesperson, or maybe a broker  – all of these therms are thrown around so much so I thought it …