Things to Focus on when Renovating your Home

When it comes time to sell your Queens home, you obviously want it looking its best so that prospective buyers will fall in love with it. This may lead to you consider touching up or remodeling parts of your home to make the best possible impression. If you’re trying to figure out the best parts […]

Probate Process in Queens NY: The Will and the Executor’s Duties

By Duane Egyud, Realtor with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Back in the day, after one had deceased and had a Will, there would be a Reading of the Will.  This was done mostly because, back then, some people couldn’t read and it was at the reading they would learn what […]

Pre-Listing Checklist when Selling a Home in Queens NY

When it comes time to listing your home in Queens, you’ll want to come up with a list of small repairs and other tweaks that you can do to try and get the most out of your property. If you don’t make a list, you might miss things that could bring down what potential buyers […]

Getting House ready to Sell Checklist – Queens NYC

Getting House ready to Sell Checklist. Selling your home is one of the most tricky parts of owning a home, really. There are always little projects that you meant to get to and didn’t, and things that probably weren’t perfect, but didn’t bother you enough to fix. You can’t possibly do everything to make your […]

Who can Object to a Will in Queens NYC

Courtesy of The Law Firm of Daniel J. Reiter, Esq. If you’ve been left out of a will, you may have rights. Certain people are allowed to contest, or object, to a will’s validity, per New York law. “Probate” is the process of proving to a court that a will is valid. In New York, […]

The Responsible Queens Realtor in a Post COVID-19 World

By Duane Egyud, Licensed real estate salesperson with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. As we watch the world and this science fiction movie we are living through, I am paying some attention to the news and the good Dr. Fauci said that we will never go back to the normal that once […]

What is a Binder?

Hi everyone👋, today we are covering another common real-estate term that you’ll come across here in Queens. Whether you are a home buyer or seller, you will likely come across this term. The term we are referencing is a “Binder“ or Sales Agreement. If you’re looking to buy a property, once you start looking at […]

When does the Home Inspection take place in Queens NYC?

Today we’re answering a question that we get on occasion from Queens home buyers and sellers, especially when this is their first time buying or selling a property in NY. The question we’re talking about is, “When does the home inspection happen here in Queens?”. So when does the inspection happen here in Queens? First […]

What does an Accepted Offer mean in Queens NY?

Today we wanted to touch on something that we hear a lot of, and sometimes buyers and sellers are not one hundred percent clear on what this term actually means. So, here we will break it down and give you an idea so that you understand exactly what this term means here in in Queens. […]

How to Value Commercial Properties in Queens NY

Appraisal Income Approach In the appraisal world, the income approach, sometimes called the capitalization approach, is one of the most widely used approaches to determine value for income producing or investment properties. The income approach is relevant for appraisal assignments in which the subject property is leased, or could be reasonable leased, producing an income stream for […]