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Co-ops Vs. Condos: The Ultimate Explainer for NYC

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  Co-ops Vs. Condos: The Ultimate Explainer for NYC WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & FBR team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!! NYS Housing, Anti-Discrimination & Agency Notice & Disclosures

Google’s 2-Acre Rooftop Park Opens To The Public At Pier 57 In Chelsea, Manhattan

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Google’s 2-Acre Rooftop Park Opens To The Public At Pier 57 In Chelsea, Manhattan   By: newyorkyimby.com WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & FBR team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!! NYS Housing, Anti-Discrimination & Agency Notice & Disclosures

Co-op and condo insurance: A guide to getting the best coverage and the best rates in New York

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  Co-op and condo insurance: A guide to getting the best coverage and the best rates in New York Most co-ops, condos, and mortgage lenders require buyers to get property insurance. But not all coverage is created equal, and you'll want to get the smartest, most comprehensive plan possible. "Before you start shopping around for the best coverage at the best price, find out what is covered by your building’s policy and what isn't. You'll also need to brush up on the minimum requirements of your building as well as your mortgage bank, if you have one," says Jeff Schneider, president of  Gotham Brokerage,  New York City's most highly rated apartment insurance brokerage.  Here's what you need to learn, according to Schneider. 1. What does your co-op or condo building’s master insurance policy cover? Generally speaking, co-op and condo owners are responsible for everything from the "walls in" and "concrete floors up," but each building’s mast

Manhattan Weekly Market Update - March 18, 2022

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Manhattan Weekly Market Update March 18, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Manhattan Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs : Actively updated Supply ticks down ( Brokers -   update your Active listings in RLS! ) Pending sales up as demand stays hot A look at the weekly numbers Mortgage rates vs contract activity & price action WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let

Brooklyn Weekly Market Update - March 14, 2022

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Brooklyn Weekly Market Update March 14, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Brooklyn Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs : Supply down even as listing volume ticks up Pending sales higher as macro risk & yields both rise Check-in on the weeklies Fresh inventory consumed by high pace of demand WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Weekly Manhattan Luxury Market Update - March 7 - 13, 2022

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 Weekly Manhattan Luxury Market Update - March 7 - 13, 2022 Forty-one contracts were signed at the $4 million and above.   Quick Stats:  - 25 Condo Units with an average asking price of $8.050M and an average $/sqft of $2,853. - 11 Coop Units with an average asking price of $7.523M. - 5 Townhouses with an average asking price of $7.045M and an average $/sqft of $1,478.  - The overall average asking price: $7.786M. - The median asking price: $6.595M. - The total average listing discount: 7%. -The average number of days on the market: 493. This past week was the year's biggest week for coop sales since mid-December. Seven out of the 11 deals were on the UES.   WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fer

Manhattan Weekly Market Update - March 11, 2022

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Manhattan Weekly Market Update March 11, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Manhattan Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs : First supply pop of the season Pending sales back up and heading higher A look at the weekly numbers The increase in luxury deals and what that means for prices Fresh vs stale inventory WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a hom

Brooklyn Weekly Market Update - March 7, 2022

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Brooklyn Weekly Market Update March 7, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Brooklyn Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs : Supply reverses course, pushes higher but still below year ago Pending sales up, remains hot Check-in on the weeklies Monthly contract activity & rental market updates WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Brooklyn Weekly Market Update - February 28, 2022

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Brooklyn Weekly Market Update February 28, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Brooklyn Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs: Supply ticks lower as inventory squeeze may be in play Pending sales UP even as weekly deal flow ticks down Check-in on the weeklies Price action by price tier WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Manhattan Weekly Market Update - February 25, 2022

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Manhattan Weekly Market Update February 25, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Manhattan Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs: Supply stuck near 5K, but hope on the way? Pending sales rises suggest buyers may not gain leverage Check-in on the weeklies Price cuts & what sellers are doing WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Brooklyn Weekly Market Update - February 21, 2022

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Brooklyn Weekly Market Update February 21, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Brooklyn Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs: Surprise surprise, supply is down again Pending sales strong like a bull, keeps rising Check-in on the weeklies Brooklyn rental market update WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Manhattan Weekly Market Update - February 18, 2022

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Manhattan Weekly Market Update February 18, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Manhattan Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs: Supply up but deal volume & off market absorbing it Pending sales up as contract activity perks up A look at the weekly numbers Rental market update WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Seniors: Buying a Home Is Smartest Financial Decision

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Seniors: Buying a Home Is Smartest Financial Decision Seniors: Buying a Home Is Smartest Financial Decision : More than half of the elderly in America have paid off their property and are living mortgage-free, a new survey shows. WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!

Brooklyn Weekly Market Update - February 14, 2022

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Brooklyn Weekly Market Update February 14, 2022 A weekly real-time narrative on all the talking points you need to know about the Brooklyn Real Estate market as it happens.   Get ahead of the curve and deliver the right message to your clients with this week's market update. Today's highlights from  UrbanDigs: Supply ticks lower as inventory remains tight Pending sales down as deal volume remains stable Check-in on the weeklies Luxury sector divergences & negotiability WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE? PLEASE CONTACT US! IT IS OUR PLEASURE TO ASSIST YOU! THANK YOU!  Fernando & Team Fernando Branco , GRI, ABR, CNE PRINCIPAL BROKER Residential Real Estate Commercial Sales & Leasing  Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)  Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)  Certified Negotiator Expert (CNE) Fernando Branco Realty 162 Huntington St, Ste 1R, Brooklyn, NY 11231 c: (212) 321-0115 e:  Team@fernandobrancorealty.com Working by referral. Let us help you find a home too!!