Queens Real Estate Market Report: MAY 2017

May 2017 Market Update As we mentioned last month, the market is changing a little, but listings are still moving and selling for high prices in general. Interest rates came down again so that spurred some new activity in the market. Right now we’re noticing that different neighborhoods are getting different reactions depending on their […]

Northridge East Elmhurst/Jackson Heights

The Northridge Coop development consists of three unique cooperative corporations in Jackson Heights/East Elmhurst. The three corporations were originally all together but eventually they split into three independently operated cooperations. These became known as Northridge section 1, Northridge section 2, and Northridge section 3. All buildings were built in the 1950’s. The Northridge coops are […]

Who does your Queens Real Estate Agent work for?

“Who does your Queens Real Estate Agent work for?”, by Duane Egyud, Realtor & Buyer Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Who does your agent work for? Do you know? If your a seller, it is pretty much a straight forward understanding. You know who your agent works for. He works […]

Birchwood Towers Forest Hills NY

Birchwood Towers is one of the most highly sought after coop developments in Forest Hills Queens. The development consists of three sister high rise buildings, the Belaire, the Toledo, and the Kyoto. Built in the 1960’s these three mid-century buildings all share similar architecture, similar apt layouts, and similar amenities. The Bel Air The Bel […]

Homes for Sale in District 26 Queens

Homes for sale in district 26 Queens, courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. District 26 in northeast Queens has long been the city’s highest achieving district. Its cozy neighborhood schools have veteran teachers, plenty of books and supplies and parents who put a premium on good education. The schools […]

New Construction Condos for Sale in Queens NY

New Construction Condos for Sale in Queens NY. Courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you’re house hunting in Queens, then you’ve probably already learned the difference between Condos and Coops. After weighing out the pros and cons, you may have decided that a Condo is definitely the way to go […]

Food for Thought regarding Co op Board Rejections in Queens NY

Food for Thought regarding Co op Board Rejections in Queens NY, by Robert Kaplan, P.C., Queens Real Estate Attorney with 25+ years experience. Current law states that, absent discrimination, a co op board may decline a purchaser and is not obligated to give a reason. Such cases are rare but it may be helpful to […]

New Construction Homes for Sale in Queens

New Construction Homes for Sale in Queens, courtesy of Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty.  If you’re in the market for a new construction home in Queens, you’ve probably already realized that it’s not that easy to find. First off, most homes in Queens are old homes built in the early 1900’s and mid […]

7 Cool Properties for Sale in Sunnyside Queens NY

7 Cool Properties for Sale in Sunnyside Queens NY, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you’re thinking of moving to Queens, or if you’ve been living in Queens and finally ready to buy real estate here, Sunnyside is probably on your short list. Not only […]

Barclay Gardens Condominium for Sale

Barclay Gardens is a condo development located in Astoria Heights/Upper Ditmars in Queens NY. These condos are bordered by 78th St to the West, Ditmars Blvd to the North, 80th St to the East, and Astoria Blvd to the South. The Barclay Gardens condos are garden style condos in 3 story walk up buildings. In […]

Multi Family Homes for Sale in Queens Village NY

Multi Family Homes for Sale in Queens Village NY, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Queens Village on the eastern edge of Queens is a suburban, middle-class neighborhood with a LIRR train station. It’s a modest neighborhood of single-and multi-family houses on small plots. There are […]

13 Cape Homes for Sale in Cambria Heights NY

Cambria Heights NY is a charming neighborhood in the southeastern portion of Queens. It is bounded by Springfield Boulevard and Francis Lewis Boulevard to the west, the Elmont, Nassau County border on the east, Queens Village to the north, St. Albans to the west, and Montefiore Cemetery and Laurelton, Springfield Gardens and Rosedale to the […]

12 Cheap Houses for Sale in Woodhaven NY 11421

by George Herrera, Listing Specialist & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you’ve been looking at houses for sale in Woodhaven NY or Queens in general, you’ve probably already realized how pricey they can be. I think it’s safe to say that living here isn’t cheap, however, there are still […]

Where to find 2 or 3 Family Homes in Queens

by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you’re in the market to buy a real estate property in NYC, chances are that you’ve probably already considered the thought of 2 or 3 Family Homes in Queens. Not only are they a more affordable option (in terms of […]

How to Read Addresses in Queens New York

by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Queens is a very unique county in New York City. Not only is it the most diverse county in the world, but we also have a very unique way of navigating through the borough. If you’re not familiar with the […]

Seller Concessions: What are they and How do they Work?

by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Supporting content provided by Robert Kaplan, P.C. What is a Seller Concession? Put simply, a seller concession is when the buyer and seller of a property agree on a purchase price and then also agree to an additional amount (the […]

Where to find Mansions in Queens NY

by George Herrera, Owner and Listing Specialist of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Queens is huge, both in population and land mass. As one of the absolute largest boroughs in NYC, you can already imagine how many different areas there must be. In fact, there are close to a hundred unique neighborhoods […]

Listing of the Week: 2 BR/2 BTH Coop at the Hamilton in Forest Hills NY

by George Herrera, Realtor, Co-Owner, and Listing Specialist of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Location: 67-35 Yellowstone Blvd #7H Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2 Maintenance: $1,059.63/mo. Development: The Hamilton Price: $499K Welcome to your new Coop at the Hamilton Cooperative in the heart of Forest Hills, Queens. This unit is located in one […]

4 Programs Queens First Time Home Buyers Should be Aware Of

by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. We come across aspiring home buyers all the time in this business. Whether it’s young couples browsing around at open houses, people who call us with questions about the process, or even some of our own personal friends who have […]

What it Was Like to Buy a Home, After Selling Over 150…

by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considering the fact that we are both Realtors ourselves. Even though we’ve sold over 150 homes in our career, the entire […]

Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review

   by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate Market: Year in Review”. Rather than comparing one month to the previous month and the same month of the previous […]

Queens Real Estate Market Update: December 2015

  by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty.   December 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update Home sales slowed again in November as inventory remained tight and prices continued their steady increase. As the end of the year approaches, consensus among economists was that the Federal Reserve […]

Queens Real Estate Market Update: NOV 2015

by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. November 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update The pace of existing home sales dipped in October, both month over month and year over year. As chatter about the eventual rise in interest rates becomes more pervasive in the media, a […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: OCTOBER 2016

Queens Real Estate Market Report: October 2015 The pace of existing home sales rose in September, but remains slightly below the pace from the same month last year. Demand for existing homes appears to remain high even after rebounding to post-recession highs this summer. Prices have not begun their usual seasonal decline for the latter part of […]

Queens Real Estate Market Update: SEP 2015

Queens Real Estate Market Update  Existing home sales hit a high for the year in August, however, year-over-year sales were still down. Inventory remains tight on a county level as the increased demand for homes continues to outpace the number of homes coming onto the market. The pace of year-over-year price increases slowed somewhat in August, and […]

Queens Real Estate Market Update: AUG 2015

Queens Real Estate Market Update: AUG 2015 The pace of home sales continued to slow in July according to the Long Island Board of Realtors. July marked the highest year over year decrease in home sales this year at 11%. In other words, last July there were 736 home sales in Queens, while only 655 […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUL 2015

  June 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update The pace of home sales rose in June, but were still below the pace of sales last June. The combination of buyers looking to take advantage of low interest rates before they increase further coupled with less homes being on the market than the same time last year has […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUN 2015

JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is likely related to slow growth in inventory that has failed to keep pace with this year’s pickup in demand. This has […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015

May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tell you all about it. Inventory is much lower than 2014 levels so we’re experiencing a lot of multiple offers, […]

10 Things to Consider when Buying a Multi Family Home in Queens

Buying a Home, Coop, or Condo in Queens is much different than buying a house in other parts of the country. One thing in particular that you will find a lot of in Queens, are multi-family properties, specifically 1, 2, and 3 family homes. Multi family homes can be a great financial  investment because of […]

8 Things to Consider when Buying a Coop in Queens

1. Down Payment – Most Coops will require down payment of at least 20%, so if you are looking to buy a Coop, your best bet is to make sure that you have at least 20% down + Closing costs and additional reserves after the purchase. Otherwise you will be limited to the very few 10% […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAR 2015

March 2015 Queens NY Market Update Homes sales declined in February on a monthly basis, and continued to show declines year-over-year. Prices followed a similar pattern as the sales, posting a monthly decrease, however, prices remain well above the previous year’s levels. Inventory tightened slightly coming out of February and things have remained very tight […]

Buying a Home in Queens NY? Be Sure to Google that Address…

4 Reasons to Google that Address when Buying a Home in Queens NY Have you been in the market for a Home, Coop, or Condo in Queens? Did you finally find the right place? That’s Awesome! But before you jump in with an offer, you’ll definitely want to Google the address. Why? Here are 4 […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: JANUARY 2015

January 2015 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of existing home sales increased in December, but remained below that in the same month of the previous year. Home prices declined as we moved in to the cooler months, when seasonal declines in both prices and inventory are normal. Inventory dipped slightly and remained below last year’s […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014 (Month’s Supply = 6.2 Months)

Dec 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales continued to decrease in November and inventory continued to track below last year’s levels as well.  Sales are well below those seen in the same month last year while prices are well above those seen in the same month last year. Prices continued to track above those […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month’s Supply: 6.3 Months)

Nov 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to the Long Island Board of Realtors. Prices increased on a year-over-year basis for 4 consecutive months as of October, and surprisingly the magnitude of […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014

Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. Prices however, saw an increase over last year, but remained the same as last month’s median home price. Prices continue to post year-over-year gains, […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014

Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has presented opportunity to buyers with low interest rates and slower price increases in Queens, helping to alleviate the affordability crunch created by last year’s rapid price gains. […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2014

  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increase in home price which is likely a result of a decrease in the number of homes on the market in Queens. Mortgage […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014

June 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace with the year-over-year growth seen last month and keeping home prices growing at a sustainable pace. The rise in inventory […]

This Month in East Elmhurst Real Estate: JUNE 2014

      Report courtesy of George & Abigail Herrera, real estate agents w/the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. If you have any questions or would like a market report for your neighborhood, please call, text or email us. 718-869-0270 | george@queenshometeam.com

This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014

June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more choices moving into this year’s peak home buying season and may have less competition in certain neighborhoods. While the overall inventory in the county has […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2014

May 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of Queens home sales was pretty flat in April as the county began to transition out of one of its most severe winters in recent history. Now that we are getting warmer weather and in the peak selling season, we should see Queens home sales start to improve. Both prices and inventory […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014

April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices and new lending standards have played a role in the slower pace of sales, as did February’s severe winter weather. Prices continued to […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAR 2014

March 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Home sales declined in February with the combined effects of severe winter weather and the decline in affordability due to higher mortgage rates and prices than those seen in the previous year. Sales have also been hindered at the beginning of this year by new mortgage and flood insurance regulations that recently took effect. The flood insurance regulations are currently set to […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: February 2014

February 2014 Market Update Homes sales were down in January from the previous month, likely a result of the severely cold weather which affected many markets more than in typical years. Inventory levels remained tight but did increase slightly. The weather may have affected the number of listings coming onto the market, but we still ended the month […]

JUST LISTED: One Family Semi-Detached Home in Springfield Gardens NY!

Queens Home Team Introduces another GREAT One Family Home for Sale in Springfield Gardens NY!  [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqeiozR2xK8] Privacy and convenience are featured in this lovely Springfield Gardens Home for sale. Offered for sale by George Herrera & Abigail Herrera of the Queens Home Team @ Keller Williams Realty. This Single Family Home is located in […]

JUST LISTED: True 2 BR Coop @ the Lincoln in Forest Hills NY!

Queens Home Team Introduces another GREAT Coop for Sale @ the Lincoln in Forest Hills NY!  [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpsMjAmLwVQ&w=580&h=360] Privacy and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for sale. Offered for sale by George Herrera & Abigail Herrera of the Queens Home Team @ Keller Williams Realty. This true 2 BR Coop is located […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: January 2014

January 2014 Market Update   Total existing home sales were up in December when compared to the previous month and were also up from December of last year. Prices continue to increase, even given the modest seasonal decrease that is typically seen in the winter months. This is due in large part to the consistent rise in home […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: December 2013

Queens NY Real Estate Market Update According to the Long Island Board of Realtors, existing home sales declined 21% in November but are still well above last year’s pace by 16.9%. Some part of the drop in sales was likely due to delays caused by the government shutdown, which may affect December’s sales figures as well. Even with the modest […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: November 2013

Queens NY Real Estate Market Update The seasonally adjusted rate of Queens home sales increased again in October and continued to increase when compared to year-ago levels, with October marking the 7th month of year-over-year increases. Median price declined month to month, which was expected given seasonal patterns; year-over-year, October marked only the 4th month this year of price decreases. This should have many potential […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: October 2013

  Queens NY Real Estate Market Update In September the seasonally adjusted annual rate of home sales in Queens jumped to the highest year-over-year increase since January 2013, as many buyers made the effort to lock in rates before they rise any further. While rates have ticked down due to the Federal Reserve’s announcement that […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: September 2013

Queens NY Real Estate Market: Update The annual rate of home sales rose for the fifth month in a row in August, the jump likely boosted by formerly reluctant buyers being pushed off the sidelines by the anticipation of rising mortgage rates. As speculation continues on the date and extent of the Federal Reserve’s reduction […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2013

Queens NY Real Estate Market Update With home prices still rising rapidly, inventory has remained tight as many potential Queens home sellers hold out in an effort to wait until prices peak. However, with builders ramping up operations and the potential for interest rates to rise, it is still a good time for prudent homeowners to take advantage of […]

This Month in Jackson Heights Real Estate: July 2013

Jackson Heights NY Real Estate Market Update     Jackson Heights NY Real Estate Market Home Sales     Jackson Heights NY Real Estate Market: Home Prices   Courtesy of George & Abigail Herrera w/the Queens Home Team @ Keller Williams Realty Landmark II.  BUY: www.ExclusiveQueensHomes.com | SELL: www.QueensHomeSelling.com

This Month in Bayside Real Estate: July 2013

Bayside NY Real Estate Market:  Snapshot   Bayside NY Real Estate Market:  Home Sales   Bayside NY Real Estate Market: Home Prices   Courtesy of George & Abigail Herrera w/the Queens Home Team @ Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. BUY: www.ExclusiveQueensHomes.com | SELL: www.QueensHomeSelling.com

This Month in Astoria Real Estate: July 2013

Astoria Real Estate Market Snapshot Astoria NY Home Sales Astoria NY Home Prices Copyright 2013 by MLSLI. Any dissemination or reproduction of this information in violation  of copyright laws is strictly prohibited. While believed to be accurate, MLSLI does not guarantee its accuracy. Data contained herein may not reflect all real estate activity in the MLSLI market. Reports […]

This Month in Forest Hills Real Estate: July 2013

Forest Hills NY Real Estate Market Snapshot Forest Hills NY Home Sales: 44 – Last Year: 50 Forest Hills NY Median Home Price: 257,500 – Last year: $250,000 Inventory: 375 – Last year: 534 Month’s Supply: 7.3 Months   Forest Hills NY Home Sales Forest Hills NY Home Prices Courtesy of George & Abigail Herrera […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: June 2013

June 2013 Queens Market Update The recovery of the Queens housing market now appears to be well under way. While demand is still high even with credit conditions constraining buyers, the low level of inventory is having a significant effect in most neighborhoods. Due to current market conditions, May saw a significant jump in sales velocity. April & May […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: May 2013

Queens NY Real Estate Market Update As the Queens housing market recovers we are seeing considerable increases in demand, resulting in a strong seller’s market in certain areas across the county. Currently, there is more demand than there is supply available in many neighborhoods, but the good news is home construction is rising and low mortgage rates are continuing to keep affordability conditions […]

JUST LISTED: 1 BR Condo in Astoria, Queens!!! PRICE: $415K

Queens Home Team Introduces another GREAT Condo for Sale in Astoria Queens NY!  Privacy and great views are featured in this lovely Astoria NY Condo for sale. Offered for sale by George & Abigail Herrera of the Queens Home Team @ Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. This 1 bedroom Condo is located in the sought-after […]

JUST LISTED: 1 BR Coop for Sale @ The Baydale Cooperative in Bayside NY!!!

Queens Home Team Introduces another GREAT Coop for Sale @ The Baydale Cooperative in Bayside NY! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCj8kpsynOI] Privacy and great views are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for sale. Offered for sale by George & Abigail Herrera of Keller Williams Realty Landmark, this 1 bedroom Coop is located in the sought-after community of […]

JUST LISTED: 1 BR Coop @ Roslyn Gardens Cooperative in Roslyn Heights NY!

Privacy and great views are featured in this lovely Roslyn Heights Coop for sale. Offered for sale by Lloyd Munjack & Abigail Herrera of Keller Williams Realty Landmark, this 1 bedroom Coop is located in the sought-after community of Roslyn Gardens Cooperative. Full listing details at: http://www.exclusivequeenshomes.com/listing/mlsid/137/propertyid/2569313 [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ao-M-pQOOZw] Located in prestigious Roslyn Heights, and close […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2013

Queens NY Real Estate Market Update Home sales and prices confirm that a healthy recovery is continuing in the Queens housing market: sales have been above year-ago levels for 8 of the last 12 months, while prices have experienced 9 months of year-over-year gains in the last 12 months. We are still in a Buyer’s […]

This Month in Forest Hills Real Estate: March 2013

February 2013 Forest Hills Market Update The Forest Hills housing market is showing some improvement. The main trend to call attention to is the tightening inventory. Home prices are still below year-ago levels, but housing demand has picked up, resulting in low levels of inventory in many areas of Forest Hills. Tight inventory is a major factor in the […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: March 2013

March 2013 Queens NY Market Update The Queens housing market is showing positive improvement. The main trend to call attention to is the seller’s market. Home prices continue to rise steadily above year-ago levels, and housing demand has strongly picked up, resulting in low levels of inventory in many neighborhoods across the county. Tight inventory is a major factor […]

A Beautiful Studio Coop for Sale @ The Fairview in Forest Hills NY!!!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgysN3SvbGA] Privacy and great views are featured in this lovely Forest Hills, Queens Studio Coop for sale. Offered for sale by Abigail Herrera of Keller Williams Realty Landmark, the Studio Coop is located in the sought-after community of The Fairview Cooperative. Full listing details at: http://www.exclusivequeenshomes.com/listing/mlsid/137/propertyid/2561399/ Located in prestigious Forest Hills, and close to all […]

Just Listed: 2 BR Coop @ The Beech Hills Cooperative in Douglaston NY!!!

Privacy and great views are featured at this lovely 2 BR Co-Op in Douglaston, NY. Offered for sale by Abigail Herrera of Keller Williams Realty Landmark, the home is located in the sought-after community of Beech Hills, a self-managed cooperative community located in Douglaston Queens. Rolling hills and winding streets distinguish this quiet community of 816 garden […]

Another GREAT Coop for Sale @ The Fairview in Forest Hills!!!

Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by Abigail Herrera and her team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark, the Coop is located in the sought-after community of The Fairview Cooperative. Full listing details at: http://www.exclusivequeenshomes.com/listing/mlsid/137/propertyid/2552542/ [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wPqrPbzfoV0] Located in prestigious Forest Hills, and close to all of the best […]

Another GREAT Coop for Sale @ The Belmont in Rego Park!!!

Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by Abigail Herrera and her team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark, the Coop is located in the sought-after community of The Belmont Cooperative. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9AUxXsc2YjQ] Located in prestigious Rego Park, and close to all of the best that New York City […]

Real Estate Talk: Queens Property Values in the Last 5 years

Recently I had a Home Owner ask me if I could provide them with a report of Queens County’s property values over the last 5 years. So, I figured that it would only be right to share it with all of you. Therefore, below is a detailed report on Queens’ Property values over the last […]

Another GREAT Condo for Sale @ The Pistilli Grand Manor in Astoria NY!

Privacy and great views are featured in this lovely Astoria NY Condo for Sale. Offered for sale by Abigail Herrera of Keller Williams Realty Landmark, the home is located in the sought-after condominium Pistilli Grand Manor. This Condo offers 932 square feet, 1 bedroom, high ceilings, recessed lighting, parquet floors, cherry wood cabinets, an open layout […]

Another GREAT Co-Op for Sale at The Fairview in Forest Hills NY!

Privacy and great views are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop. Offered for sale by Abigail Herrera of Keller Williams Realty Landmark, the home is located in the sought-after community of The Fairview Cooperative. Located in prestigious Forest Hills, and close to all of the best that New York City has to offer, The Fairview […]

This Month in Forest Hills Real Estate: December 2012

Forest Hills NY Market Update While the Forest Hills housing market is improving, but there are still signs that indicate we are not yet experiencing a full-force recovery. Credit standards are still tight. There are homeowners in some stage of foreclosure or default, while others still owe more than their homes are worth. As long as the economy continues to strengthen, the Forest […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: December 2012

December 2012 Market Update While the Queens housing market is improving, there are still signs that indicate we are not yet experiencing a full-force recovery. Credit standards are still tight. There are thousands of homeowners in some stage of foreclosure or default, while thousands of others still owe more than their homes are worth. As long as the economy […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: September 2012

September 2012 Market Update Sales of existing Queens homes have continued to improve in 2012. As a matter of fact, July and August had the most home sales of the entire year.   I believe that affordability conditions are very good for the Queens housing market. Mortgage interest rates have been at record lows this […]

This Month in Forest Hills Real Estate: June 2012

June 2012 Forest Hills Real Estate Market Update   Home Sales… Total Number of Homes Sold: 48 – Up from 44 home sales in May 2011.  Residential Homes Sold: 11 Condo Homes Sold: 3 Co-Op Homes Sold: 34  Home Prices…  Median Sale Price: $307,000 – Down 5.8% from $326,000 in May 2011 Residential Median Sale Price: $638,888 Condo Median Sale Price: $448,000 Co-Op Median Sale Price: $248,500 Pending Sales or Under Contracts…  […]

This Month in Bayside Real Estate: March 2012

Bayside Market Update: March 2012 The Bayside real estate market experienced a 2% increase in February. Compared to this time last year, Median home sale prices of all property types increased from $442,500 to $450,000. Over the last 2 years the Bayside Market has seen a low of $399,000 (May 2010) and a high of $462,000 (November 2011). 2 years ago the median home sale price in Bayside was $410,000 […]

This Month in Astoria Real Estate: March 2012

Astoria Market Update: March 2012 The Astoria real estate market experienced a 16% increase in February. Compared to this time last year, Median home sale prices of all property types have increased from $480,000 to $555,540.    Residential median home sale prices increased from $662,500 to $697,500 Condo median home sale prices decreased from $380,000 to $345,000 Co-Op median homes sale prices increased from $235,000 to $262,000 What this means for prospective Astoria Home […]

7 Tips for Queens Home Buyers

Interest rates are at favorable levels and a good selection of homes provide an opportunity for Queens home buyers. Here are a few things for Queens home buyers to keep in mind: 1. Know what you can afford before you fall in love with your dream home. 2. Consider additional expenses that come with owning […]