The Importance of Good Lighting in your Home

Light has a powerful influence over the way your home feels to you and how others perceive your space when they come to visit. It can affect how you use different areas, too. If you’re looking for a quick and relatively inexpensive way to give your home an attitude overhaul, consider relighting the place. You’ve […]

What is a FICO Score and how to make sure you have a good one?

Courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Need help or have a question? Feel free to contact us anytime. Another month, another rent payment that’s helping your landlord pay off the house or apartment where you’re living. Another month, another rent day spent pondering just how much equity you could have paid […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report October 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report October 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market SnapshotMonth’s SupplyAbsorption RateInterest RatesHome SalesHome PricesInventory Market Snapshot Fall is here, so jackets, hoodies and flannels are all in full swing. Weather is cooling down, and the market is doing […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report September 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report September 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market Snapshot Month’s SupplyAbsorption RateInterest RatesHome SalesHome PricesAverage Home PricesInventory Market Snapshot September is here and it marks the last month of the third quarter. So far the third quarter has […]

Understanding the Loan Estimate Form

Shopping for a house can be stressful, but choosing a loan has the potential to be just as bad. There’s a lot to know, a small window in which to figure it all out and a 30 year commitment to a loan product that might just not be right for you for to worry about. […]

5 Secrets to Success with your First Rental Property

You’ve been a homeowner for a while now and overall, everything’s gone pretty well. Your home is a comforting, safe place that has given more than it has taken — you’re pretty happy with how that purchase has gone, really. That’s why when your friend was talking about the frightening amount of rent he’s paying […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: AUGUST 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report August 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market SnapshotMonth’s SupplyAbsorption RateInterest RatesHome SalesHome PricesAverage Home PricesInventory Market Snapshot We have officially begun the second half of the year and the story has remained the same for most of […]

Home Maintenance Reminder: Pest and Insect Inspection

Look for Creepy Crawlers Termites and other insects aren’t just annoying to have in your home. They can cause real damage to the structure. A regular inspection of your property by a pro can head off at the pass any problems before they become too serious. A routine inspection of the interior of your home, […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report JULY 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report July 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market SnapshotMonth’s SupplyAbsorption RateDays on MarketInterest RatesHome SalesHome PricesAverage Home PricesInventory Market Snapshot Lower home sales, higher inventory, higher prices, and higher interest rates, that’s pretty much the story in 2018. […]

Home Maintenance Reminder: Fire Extinguisher Inspectio

Where there’s smoke… If you’re like most people you don’t give your fire extinguisher a second thought… until you need it. Give yourself real peace of mind by performing a quick visual inspection, checking the pressure, and making sure that your fire extinguisher is in an accessible place should you need it in a hurry. […]

The Truth about Zillow Zestimates in Queens

Do you know how much your Queens home is worth? No, really, do you? Queens Homeowners and buyers often answer this question by turning to a figure known as a Zestimate, produced by Zillow.com. Zillow’s intention is to create an accurate value estimate for the over 100 million homes indexed by the site. Although it […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report JUNE 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report June 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market SnapshotMonth’s SupplyAbsorption RateDays on MarketInterest RatesHome SalesQueens Home PricesAverage Home Price in Queens Inventory Market Snapshot May sales continued their downward trend in May. For the last 6 months, home […]

5 Features of a Good House to Flip

Now that you’ve bought a home of your own, you might be thinking that you’re kind of good at handywork and you want to give flipping a go. It’s certainly one way to make money in today’s somewhat volatile market, provided you know what to look for in an optimally flippable property. Of course, the […]

4 Ways to Destroy your Queens Home Value

You’re a homeowner now, you can kiss bland uniformity goodbye the moment you turn your apartment keys over to your now former landlord. The world is your canvas — at least, that part of the world that you now are obligated to pay a monthly mortgage payment on — and you’re the artist that’ll mold […]

JUST LISTED: 104-19 120th St (1 Family House in South Richmond Hill)

104-19 120th St, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Charming 1 family detached colonial in South Richmond Hill, located less than 500 feet from the A line at Lefferts Blvd Station. This turnkey house sits on a […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report MAY 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report May 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market SnapshotMonth’s SupplyAbsorption RateDays on MarketInterest RatesHome SalesHome PricesAverage Home PricesInventory Market Snapshot We are two months into the second quarter of the year and what we’re seeing in April and […]

JUST LISTED: Detached 1 Family House in Jackson Heights Queens

35-23 91st St, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. $1,050,000 PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONLISTING SPECSABOUT THE AREATRANSPORTATIONSCHOOLSABOUT USYOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Large 1 Family, Located just 2 blocks from 7 train at 90th St – Elmhurst Ave, this house […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report April 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report April 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Market Snapshot The Queens real estate market in March continued a trend that we’ve been seeing so far this year. Home sales were down year-over-year for the fourth […]

Home Maintenance Reminder: A/C Set Up and Check Up

Home Maintenance Reminder: A/C Set Up and Check Up. Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or have a question? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Temperatures are rising with much warmer days just around the corner. It might seem like we just got through winter but spring […]

JUST LISTED: 3 Family Semi-Detached Brick Home in Jackson Heights NY

3 Family Semi-Detached Brick Home in Jackson Heights. 32-47 82nd St, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please call 917-775-4727. Asking $1,285,000 PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONLISTING SPECSABOUT THE AREATRANSPORTATIONNEARBY SCHOOLSABOUT USYOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Very Well Maintained Legal 3 Family Home In […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report MARCH 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report March 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Market ReportInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesAverage Home PricesQueens Housing InventoryQueens Real Estate News Market Report February was the second month of the year and although we started the year […]

JUST LISTED: 1 Family Detached House in Utopia Queens

1 family detached house in Utopia Queens. 75-33 186th St. Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us or call 917-250-5382. Asking $1,088,000 PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONLISTING SPECSABOUT THE AREATRANSPORTATIONSCHOOLSABOUT USYOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Beautifully maintained detached 1 family in the appropriately named […]

JUST LISTED: 2 Family House in Woodside Queens

44-15 65th St, 2 Family House in Woodside Queens. Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. Asking $1,188,000 PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONLISTING SPECSTRANSPORTATIONSCHOOLSABOUT THE AREAABOUT USYOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PROPERTY DESCRIPTION The Definition Of Turnkey. Diamond 2 Family Semi-Detached House In Woodside,Queens. […]

JUST LISTED: 1 Family Townhome in Jackson Heights Queens

1 Family Townhome in Jackson Heights Queens, located at 34-24 71st St. Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE 1 family townhome in Jackson Heights, Queens. Sitting on a 23 x 100 lot, this R5 zoned property features […]

Queens Home Staging on a Budget

Queens Home Staging on a Budget, by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. If you watch real estate shows or have been a home buyer before, then you know that home staging sells. It doesn’t make or break a sale, but it can […]

JUST LISTED: 2 Bedroom Coop in Sunnyside Queens

45-08 40th St #F43, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE True 2 Bedroom coop in Sunnyside Queens 11104. Asking $549K Listing SpecsProperty DescriptionBuilding InfoTransportationAbout the AreaNearby SchoolsAbout UsYou Might Also Like Listing Specs Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Maintenance: […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report February 2018

Queens Real Estate Market Report February 2018, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Queens Real Estate Market UpdateIn a NutshellInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesAverage Home Price in Queens NYQueens Housing Inventory Queens Real Estate Market Update January was an […]

1 Family Detached Colonial House for Sale in Jamaica Queens 11434

161-21 120th Ave, 1 Family Detached Colonial House for Sale in Jamaica Queens 11434, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE 1 Family Detached Colonial House for Sale in Jamaica Queens 11434 Price: $599K Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 […]

1 Family Tudor Colonial House for Sale in Flushing 11367

1 Family Tudor Colonial House for Sale in Flushing 11367. Located at 138-47 62nd Rd, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE 1 Family Detached Tudor Colonial house for sale in Flushing 11367 Asking Price: $999K Square feet: 1,467 […]

JUST LISTED: 1 Family House in Ozone Park!

150-13 Tahoe St. Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE 150-13 Tahoe St, 1 Family in Ozone Park Asking Price: $549K Square feet: 1,178 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Basement: Full Finished: No Property DescriptionTransportationNearby SchoolsAbout UsYou Might Also […]

JUST LISTED: 2 Family House in Astoria Ditmars!

Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE 2 Family Home on 42nd St in Astoria Ditmars Asking Price: $1,349,000 Square feet: Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 3 Basement: Full Finished: Yes Property DescriptionTransportationNearby SchoolsAbout UsYou Might Also Like Property Description […]

Queens Real Estate Market 2018 Forecast

Queens Real Estate Market 2018 Forecast, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Queens Real Estate Market Report, January 2018Interest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesAverage Home Price in Queens NYQueens Housing Inventory Queens Real Estate Market Report, January 2018 Goodbye 2017, […]

JUST LISTED: 1 Family Semi-Detached Home in Middle Village

69-46 78th St, Official listing of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information about this listing please Contact Us. FOR SALE 1 Family Home in Middle Village Asking Price: $729K Approx sq ft: 1,300 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Basement: Full, finished Driveway: Party Garage: 1 Property DescriptionTransportationNearby SchoolsYou Might […]

JUST LISTED: One Family Detached Colonial in St Albans Queens!

109-29 205th Pl, officially listed by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. For more information or to schedule a viewing, please contact us. FOR SALE Single Family Home in St. Albans $490K 4 Beds | 3 Baths 1,500 sq ft 32.42’ x 100’ Full Finished Basement DescriptionTransportationNearby SchoolsSchedule a Showing Description […]

JUST LISTED: 1 Family Semi-Detached Home for Sale in Astoria Ditmars!

43-09 21st Ave, Astoria, NY 11105, officially listed by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. If you have any questions about this property, feel free to Contact Us. FOR SALE Price: $1,050,000 Sq ft: 1,540 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Monthly Taxes: $450.33/mo. Basement: Full Finished: Yes DESCRIPTIONTRANSPORTATIONNEARBY SCHOOLS DESCRIPTION Semi detached […]

Process of Selling a House in Queens

Process of selling a house in Queens, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Contact Us anytime. The process of selling a house in Queens can be a bit different than that of other parts of the country. The most important thing you […]

FOR SALE: 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Duplex Loft at Magnolia Ct in Ozone Park

94-50 Magnolia Ct #3A $430,000 | FOR SALE 1,625 ft 7 rooms | 2 beds | 2 baths Condo in Ozone Park Estimated Mortgage Payment | $2,660 Monthly Taxes | $451 Monthly Common Charges | $549 Call 917-775-4727 for More Information. DESCRIPTIONHIGHLIGHTSAMENITIESNEARBY SCHOOLS1 BR CONDOS FOR SALE IN OZONE PARK2 BR CONDOS FOR SALE IN OZONE PARKDUPLEX […]

The Ultimate List of Two Family Homes for Sale in Queens NY

A complete guide to Two Family Homes for Sale in Queens NY. This list is broken down by sections, zip codes, neighborhoods and micro neighborhoods. Information provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Contact Us anytime. 🏘 Two Family Homes for Sale in Northwest Queens🏘 Two Family Homes […]

Can you Sell a House in Probate in Queens?

Can you Sell a House in Probate in Queens?The Short AnswerProbate vs AdministrationWhen can you list the house?What about the contract?About Us Can you Sell a House in Probate in Queens? Can you Sell a House in Probate in Queens NY? Courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? […]

The Ultimate List of One Family Homes for Sale in Queens NY

A complete guide to One Family Homes for Sale in Queens NY. This list is broken down by sections, zip codes, neighborhoods and micro neighborhoods. Information provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Contact Us anytime. 🏘 One Family Homes for Sale in Northwest Queens NY🏘 One Family […]

December 2017 Queens Real Estate Market Report

December 2017 Queens real estate market report, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Aaah, end of year. Holiday cheers, festive lights, quality time with family, and oh yeah, tax reform. While there was a lot of activity as the year […]

Tax Reform: What it Means and How it Affects the Queens Real Estate Market

“New Tax Reform: What it Means for the Real Estate Market in Queens NY”, Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, feel free to Contact Us anytime. Congress has just passed the most sweeping tax code overhaul in decades and making sense of al the changes can be […]

NEW 2 Family House for Sale in Maspeth: 73-39 52nd Ave

The Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II just listed another 2 family house in Queens NY. This 2 family home is located at 73-39 52nd Ave in the sought-after community of Maspeth Queens 11378. Contact Us for more information or to schedule a showing. This two family house is being offered for […]

Refrigerator Maintenance Time

Refrigerator Maintenance Time, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or have a question? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. Keep it Running Like New A fridge that stops working can be very costly. Spoiled food, replacement parts and service costs start to add up quickly. Even if […]

How to Sell or Donate Used Furniture in Queens NY

How to Sell or Donate used Furniture in Queens NY. Provided by local Realtors, the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Have a question, or need some advice? Feel free to Contact Us anytime. We work with a lot of home sellers here in Queens, and one of the most common challenges […]

Just Listed: One Family Townhouse for Sale in Jackson Heights Queens (34-23 72nd St)

Just Listed: One Family Townhouse for Sale in Jackson Heights Queens (34-23 72nd St).  The Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II just listed another single family townhouse for Sale in Jackson Heights Queens. This one family home is located at 34-23 72nd St in the sought-after community of Jackson Heights. This one […]

6 Signs you Need Pest Control in Queens

James could hardly contain himself when he spotted the stucco Spanish Revival house, its terra cotta roof striking a high contrast against the stark white structure. The brick walkway undulated inviting though a small courtyard garden surrounded by arches. He checked the price not once, but three times before calling his wife, Paula, breathless. They […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report November 2017

Queens real estate market report November 2017, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Queens Real Estate Market UpdateInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesAverage Home Price in Queens NYQueens Housing Inventory Queens Real Estate Market Update   October was a busy […]

JUST LISTED: 2 Family House at 196-34 Keno Ave, Holliswood, Queens, NY 11423

196-34 Keno Ave, Holliswood, Queens, NY 11423 The Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II just listed another 2 family house for Sale in Queens. This 2 family home is located at 196-34 Keno Ave in the sought-after community of Holliswood. This 2 family house is being offered for sale at $1,110,000. For more […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report October 2017

Queens real estate market report October 2017, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Queens Real Estate Market UpdateInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesAverage Home Price in Queens NYQueens Housing Inventory Queens Real Estate Market Update The Queens real estate market continued to […]

59 Homes for Sale in Corona Queens NY

A complete list of 59 Homes for Sale in Corona Queens NY. Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or interested in one of these? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 CoopsCondos1 Family2 Family3 Family4 Family Coops Condos 1 Family 2 Family 3 Family 4 Family 59 […]

Home Maintenance Reminder: Smoke and CO Alarms

Reenergize for SafetyWhatWhyHow Reenergize for Safety When it comes to safety, there are very few items in your home more important than the smoke and CO detectors. With very little cost and effort you can rest assured knowing that warning systems are in place to let you know when there is trouble. Start by taking […]

Why you need a Buyer’s Agent in Queens NY

“Why you need a Buyer’s Agent In Queens NY”, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Have a question? Contact us anytime. 🙂 Value of a Buyer’s Agent in Queens NY If you are thinking of buying a home you may be thinking “what do I need […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report SEPTEMBER 2017

Queens Real Estate Market Report SEPTEMBER 2017, by George Herrera, Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. September 2017 Market UpdateInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesQueens Housing Inventory September 2017 Market Update Home sales and home prices both rose again in August. This is the third month in a […]

12 Cool Homes for Sale in Upper Ditmars Astoria

A list of 12 Cool Homes for Sale in Upper Ditmars Astoria. Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or interested in one of these? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Apts and Single Family Homes in Upper Ditmars Astoria Multi Family Homes in Upper Ditmars Astoria […]

Boiler Maintenance

Queens Boiler Maintenance Reminder, provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Don’t Be Left in the Cold It might seem like we just finished summer but your furnace is warming up for its time to shine. We highly recommend having a Queens home professional perform this service. Not only will a poorly […]

Feast your Eyes on these Luxury Homes in Queens NY

A complete and up to the minute list of Luxury Homes in Queens NY. Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or interested in one of these? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Luxury Homes in Queens NY, courtesy of George and Abigail Herrera with the Queens […]

What is the Value of Having a Queens Real Estate Agent?

“What is the Value of having a Queens Real Estate Agent?”, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. I have wanted to write this post for a while now because as times and technology continue to change, I continue to ask myself the same question, what is […]

17 Unique Woodhaven Homes for Sale

17 Unique Woodhaven Queens Homes for Sale. Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or interested in one of these? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 1 Family Homes for Sale2 Family Homes for Sale3 Family Homes for Sale4 Family Homes for SaleCoops for SaleCondos for Sale […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: August 2017

Queens real estate market report: August 2017, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II.  Queens Market UpdateInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesQueens Housing Inventory Queens Market Update Home sales and home prices rose in July. Inventory on the other hand, shrunk slightly. All in all, […]

24 Awesome Homes for Sale in Hillcrest NY

A complete and up to the minute list of homes for sale in Hillcrest NY. Provided by the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need help, or interested in one of these listings? Feel free to Contact Us anytime 🙂 Hillcrest is a small residential neighborhood in the center of Queens. Its […]

What kind of Home Buyer are you?

by Duane Egyud, Realtor & Buyer Agent with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. What are the ABC’s of Buyers? It is essentially the way Queens Realtors ranks potential home buyers. It seems pretty straight forward, though for the sake of clarity I would like to discuss this for a moment. First off, I love […]

Queens Real Estate Market JULY 2017

“Queens Real Estate Market JULY 2017”, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Market UpdateInterest RatesHome SalesHome PricesHousing Inventory Market Update Month’s supply climbed up to 6 months in June. This is the highest month’s supply we’ve seen since October of 2015. Month’s supply is the number […]

Top 5 Real Estate Offices in Queens

“Top 5 Real Estate Offices in Queens”, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you’re thinking of getting into real estate, looking to buy/sell real estate, or just want to know who the Queens real estate power players are, then you’re in the right place. We […]

Queens Real Estate Market: June 2017

Queens real estate market June 2017, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty.  Queens Market UpdateInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesQueens Housing Inventory Queens Market Update May and June have been much more active then the previous months in 2017. In both May and June we had […]

Home Maintenance Reminder: Water Heater Inspection

Don’t Run Out of Steam You’re a few minutes into hot, relaxing shower and then it happens… nothing but cold water. A little love for the hot water heater will make sure this doesn’t happen to you. Occasional maintenance will also improve efficiency and longevity, saving you money on your gas or electric bill and […]

How to Sell a House with Tenants

How to Sell a House with Tenants, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you own a tenant occupied property in Queens, then at some point you may have tossed around the idea of selling. Cash flow is nice, but at some point people get tired […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: MAY 2017

May 2017 Market UpdateMarket SnapshotInterest RatesQueens Home SalesQueens Home PricesQueens Housing Inventory 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 […]

Which Month is Best to Sell a House in Queens?

“Which Month is Best to Sell a House in Queens”, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. This is something that comes up a lot during our consultations with Queens homeowners, and while it may seem like a simple answer (Spring/Summer) the truth is that the Fall […]

Northridge Cooperative 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 […]

5 Queens Mansions you Have to See to Believe

“5 Queens Mansions you have to See to Believe”, courtesy of the Queens Home Team at  Keller Williams Realty.  Luxury living is not hard to find in Queens, although the neighborhoods where you can find mansions are much fewer than those where you can find typical detached colonials and attached rowhouses. Anyone who knows Queens […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: APRIL 2017

Queens real estate market report: April 2017 April 2017 Market Update The first quarter of 2017 has definitely been interesting. It’s the first time in a while that we’re actually seeing a shift in demand, and while that can be a little unsettling, it also signifies a change that can lead to opportunities in the […]

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 […]

Home Maintenance Reminder: Window A/C Set Up

Cool as the Other Side of the Pillow Temperatures are rising with much warmer days just around the corner. It might seem like we just got through winter but spring has already sprung and the warm weather will be here before we know it. Now is the time to reinstall your window A/C unit so […]

Which Month is best to sell your House in Queens

“Which Month is Best to Sell your House in Queens”, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. This is something that comes up a lot during our consultations with Queens homeowners, and while it may seem like a simple answer (Spring/Summer) the truth is that the Fall […]

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 […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: MARCH 2017

Queens Real Estate Market update, by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. March 2017 Market Update Home sales dropped dramatically in Feb, the largest year over year decrease seen in over 12 months. As for home prices, the median home price in Queens has actually become very stagnant, hovering […]

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 […]

Documents Required for Sale of Property in Queens NYC

Documents required for Sale of Property in Queens NYC, by George Herrera, Realtor/Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. If you’re thinking of selling your home in Queens NY, you’ve probably wondered about the documents required for sale of property in Queens and when you will need them by. Fortunately for you […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: FEB 2017

Queens Real Estate Market: February 2017 The Queens real estate market picked up quite a bit in February. This is a change from the month prior. For example, our January was pretty slow in terms of new seller clients, and based on our conversations with other listing agents in the office, January seemed to be […]

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 […]

How to Sell a House in Queens when Someone Dies

“How to Sell a House in Queens when Someone Dies”, by George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty.  We do a lot of property sales related to estates here in Queens, and while they can very sad and sensitive situations, they can also be some of the most […]

Skyview Parc Condos for Sale

Skyview Parc Skyview Parc residences allow you to live without compromise. Skyview Parc condos range from Studios to three bedrooms with contemporary finishes, nine foot ceilings, in unit washer & dryers, oversized windows, unparalleled views, and lots of natural light. Fashion, function and feng shui live in every detail here. Conceived by award winning architectural […]

24 Steps to Selling a House in Queens NY

24 Steps to Selling a House in Queens NY, courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. If you want to know how to sell your house in Queens NY, you’re in the right place. Whether you’re thinking of selling now or in the future, you’ve probably wondered what the steps […]

Queens Real Estate Market: 2016 Year in Review + 2017 Market Outlook

By George Herrera, Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Year in Review When it comes to the Queens real estate market, 2016 was an interesting year to say the least. Interest rates remained very low for most of the year, home sales were consistently below 2015 levels, home prices […]

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 […]

How to Winterize your Home in Queens NY

by George Herrera, Listing Specialist & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Winter is not the most a popular time to do home maintenance, however, there are certain things you definitely need to do in order to winterize your home for the cold weather. If you’re anything like us, it can […]

Queens Real Estate Market: DEC 2016

Queens Real Estate Market Update Home sales in the US increased significantly, and they actually reached their highest levels in nearly a decade. In Queens however, home sales actually dropped and have continued to decline over the last 4 months and for most of this year. This stark difference is a clear sign that what […]

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 […]

How to find Queens County NY Property Records

By George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. Whether you’re a homeowner, absentee owner, estate executor, or potential home buyer, you may need to access Queens County NY property records for one reason or another. Lucky for you, many property records are public record here in Queens and […]

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 […]

This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2016

by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. November 2016 Market Update The Queens housing market continued on the same path in October with sales declining and prices on a steady rise. Sales have been down (year-over-year) in 7 of the last 10 months signifying that there is […]