Despite having to pay sky high prices for apartments in NYC, some buyers may not realize that there are additional closings costs they haven’t considered. The extra costs can really add up, especially for condos.
October 23, 2018
Imagine buying your dream apartment in New York City. You worked hard to save up for it, you search online and are assisted by an expert real estate broker to find the perfect place, you complete your purchase, then - SURPRISE - you get a large commission rebate check.
October 15, 2018
The moment has arrived and you’ve decided to put your days of renting in the past! No more cancelled rent checks, no more lectures from your parents to get your act together, and no more FOMO watching your friends buy their own places.
October 24, 2018
If you are buying a co-op in NYC, you are probably going to get a lot more for your money than if you were buying a condo. That said, you will also likely need more money in your bank account after you close.
October 02, 2018
When you are buying an apartment or home in NYC, it is not only recommended to hire a real estate attorney to advise you during the transaction, it is also important to fully understand what you will pay in real estate attorney fees.
September 18, 2018
The NYC mansion tax is a real estate transfer tax imposed on property purchase of $1 million or greater and is one of the largest potential closing costs in NYC.
September 17, 2018
You’ve had your fun in city with many fond memories you’ll cherish forever, but you’ve decided it’s time to move to the NYC suburbs.
September 01, 2018
The mortgage recording tax is one of the largest potential closing costs NYC homebuyers pay when buying with a mortgage. Learn if it will apply to your purchase.
August 31, 2018
We all wish we had an unlimited budget when buying a NYC apartment. Unfortunately, very few of us have endless resources to be able to afford any sale price.
August 09, 2018
When you make an offer to buy an apartment in NYC, there is no guarantee that the offer will be accepted. Here are expert tips to increase your chance of success.
July 06, 2018
The last step before the closing table is a final walk-through of your NYC apartment. Be prepared with Prevu's final walk-through checklist.
June 19, 2018
Buying in a new development in NYC raises unique questions compared to other NYC condo purchases. Learn tips from a local expert.
May 25, 2018
Prevu’s Smart Buyer™ commission rebate has grown in popularity in NYC, and based on overwhelming demand has launched its commission rebates in Westchester County.
May 03, 2018
Thinking to buy a co-op in NYC? Check out the answers to the most common questions New Yorkers have about purchasing a co-op in NYC.
April 06, 2018
Whether you are diligently researching the potential closings costs you will pay in NYC or simply familiarizing yourself with terms mentioned by your real estate attorney, one of the fees you are likely to encounter is title insurance.
February 12, 2018
Search your customized property feed, make an offer with an expert agent, and receive NYC's largest commission rebate with these easy steps.
January 29, 2018
If a property in NYC is priced well, it sells and sells quickly. Serious buyers should be prepared to make an offer when they start looking to purchase a condo or co-op.
January 09, 2018
Real estate has been one of the later adopters of technology, but there is a burgeoning movement of motivated innovators that are re-thinking how different areas of real estate should change for the better.
December 20, 2017
The amount of closet space an apartment offers can be an attractive feature for homebuyers and renters when evaluating an apartment in NYC, but what are the tips and tricks to maximize the closet space you ultimately have in your apartment?
December 19, 2017
Buying an apartment in New York City is expensive. When it comes time to select a real estate agent to help you with your purchase, what if you had the option of selecting an agent that gave you cash back?
December 16, 2017
New venture capital firms, like Fifth Wall Ventures, have begun a dedicated approach to investing in real estate technology startups that are transforming what they refer to as the "Built World".
December 15, 2017
Traditional brokers no longer hold the keys to the real estate castle. 98% of homebuyers search online when looking for a home and it is increasingly difficult for brokers to justify the high fees they are charging homeowners to sell their homes.
December 08, 2017
One of the most common questions Prevu receives from homebuyers is “How is Prevu different from traditional real estate brokers in New York City?” The answer is simple. Prevu is on a mission to save you money when you buy an apartment in NYC.
December 07, 2017
The rise of tech-enabled real estate companies is providing homeowners and homebuyers with new approaches to residential brokerage.
December 05, 2017
Thomas Kutzman, Co-Founder of Prevu, will co-host "Real Estate Is Your Business" podcast focused on how technology Is transforming the real estate industry.
December 04, 2017