Your Credit Score and Getting a Mortgage in NYC

Your Credit Score and Getting a Mortgage in NYC “How does my credit score impact getting a mortgage in NYC?”  This is a BIG question on the minds of many first time buyers. And understandably so.  But there’s also a lot of misconceptions about what effect your credit score will have on getting a mortgage…

NYC Sales Market Monthly Update – April 2021

NYC Sales Market Monthly Update – April 2021 It’s time for the NYC monthly sales market update! Here’s a look at some key numbers for April 2021 in Manhattan and Brooklyn. To view the full NYC sales market monthly update for April 2021, click here. Key Points There’s pretty much ZERO doubt that the Manhattan…

Should You Get a Co-op or Condo Inspection?

Should You Get a Co-op or Condo Inspection? As a first time buyer in NYC, you might be wondering if you should get a co-op or condo inspection done before signing on the dotted line.  This is a great question to consider, especially if you’re the extra cautious type! Here’s what you should think about…

NYC Rental Market Update March 2021

NYC Rental Market Update March 2021 Here’s a quick snapshot of the NYC rental market for March 2021, with a focus on Manhattan and Brooklyn. Note that the areas for “best deals” are determined by a combination of vacancy rates and areas with price declines across the most categories of apartment types. The Takeaway Deals…