A Comprehensive Guide to Getting a Free Home Appraisal in Queens NY

For homeowners in Queens, New York, understanding the value of your property is essential for various reasons. Whether you’re considering selling, refinancing, or merely curious about your home’s worth, getting an appraisal or home valuation is a crucial step. The good news is that there are ways to obtain a home appraisal or valuation in […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: Q4 2023

Last Updated on January 26, 2024 Queens Real Estate Market 2023, courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need Help? Contact Us Data Source: https://www.queenshometeam.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/Queens-Real-Estate-Market-Report_Q4-2023.pdf https://www.queenshometeam.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/Queens-County-Monthly-Indicators_DEC-2023.pdf Market Snapshot That’s a wrap for 2023. As we write this market update, we’re already in the new year (2024) and already off to […]

How Much Does It Cost to Sell a House in Queens NY?

Selling a house in Queens, New York involves various costs that homeowners need to consider. Understanding these expenses is crucial for accurate financial planning and to ensure a smooth and successful property sale. Here’s a breakdown of the costs associated with selling a house in Queens. NYC Transfer Tax The New York City Transfer Tax […]

47 Easy Ways to Make your Home Sell Faster in Queens NY

Are you looking to sell your home in Queens NY, and want to speed up the process? Whether you’re a first-time seller or a seasoned homeowner, there are several easy and effective ways to make your property stand out in the competitive Queens real estate market. By focusing on enhancing curb appeal, staging effectively, and […]

How should you Respond to Low Ball Offers in Queens NY?

Selling a home in Queens can be a stressful and emotional process, especially when potential buyers make low ball offers. A low ball offer is an offer significantly lower than the asking price, which can be frustrating for homeowners who are looking to sell their property at a fair price. However, it is important for […]

The Art of Proper Pricing: Maximizing Value for Queens Home Sellers

In the dynamic realm of Queens and NYC real estate, setting the right price for a property is akin to orchestrating a symphony – it requires precision, finesse, and a deep understanding of the local market. Proper pricing isn’t just about assigning a number; it’s a strategic move that can significantly impact the outcome of […]

What happens when a Queens Condo Board won’t Let you Close?

By Daniel Akerman, Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II.  Many people are familiar with the fact that in New York City many properties that are purchased are in co-ops, and they are aware of the unique powers that a co-op board has in approving or denying a purchase […]

What you Need to know about Listing Agreements in Queens NY

A listing agreement (or listing contract) is a binding contract entered into by the seller of a property and you, as the seller’s listing agent. There is no requirement that the listing agreement be on a specific form. However, to be legally binding it must be written in clear and unambiguous language, and it must […]

Queens Real Estate Market Report: Q3 2023

Queens Real Estate Market Report: Q3 2023, courtesy of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II. Need Help? Contact Us Data Source: https://www.queenshometeam.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Queens-Real-Estate-Market-Report_Q3-2023.pdf   Market Snapshot The third quarter of 2023 brought both challenges and opportunities to the Queens real estate market. Pricing in Queens remained competitive during Q3, with a quarter […]

Common Contingencies in a Queens NY Real Estate Contract

Contingency clauses that outline additional conditions that must be met before a sales contract is enforceable are often part of a sales contract. Both buyers and sellers can add contingencies to a contract. A contingency clause must include three pieces of information, including: The actions necessary to satisfy the contingency The time frame for addressing it […]