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    Sticky: In my experience, most agents are missing at...

    In my experience, most agents are missing at least one marketable job skill.

    For this reason I recommend working through the stages of your transaction in parallel with the agent. The worst that...
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    I'm not a lawyer but after a quick rummage and I...

    I'm not a lawyer but after a quick rummage and I found the 1990 condo declaration for the "Morton-Barrow" condos comprising units at 63-69 Morton, 83-89 Barrow, and 438-462 Hudson. Then I found the...
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    Sticky: Ali, I agree that one of the general advantages...

    Ali, I agree that one of the general advantages of (good) brokers is that they shop around for you. I recommended that christophergraz try a direct lender because he was questioning whether his...
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    Sticky: christophergraz, my suggestion in this situation...

    christophergraz, my suggestion in this situation is to go to a direct lender(s), rather than through a broker. This removes one person from the mortgage approval process and puts you in direct...
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    Sticky: Yes the DOB site is a bit on the c rude side...

    Yes the DOB site is a bit on the c rude side isn't it? If you've found the "Property Profile Overview" for your building, click on "View Certificates of Occupancy" and get the job number. Then click...
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    Sticky: spaceboy, I'm going through new construction...

    spaceboy,

    I'm going through new construction closing right now. Here's how it went:

    I kept in touch with the sales office for their best estimate of my closing date. About three months prior to...
  7. I think it is one of the best looking buildings...

    I think it is one of the best looking buildings in the area. The brick and limestone is totally in character for the neighborhood. I especially like the glass lobby, very open and welcoming. It is...
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    Sticky: Your observation is astute and something that new...

    Your observation is astute and something that new construction condo buyers should think about.

    I'm buying a new condo with a mortgage, and during my search I didn't find anyone offering a...
  9. Hi daedalus, Sorry I just took off on my...

    Hi daedalus,

    Sorry I just took off on my Triumph Bonneville for a week.

    I believe Vicki when she says every other unit sold at full price. I certainly saw no room for maneuver in February....
  10. For the transaction, I worked with a different...

    For the transaction, I worked with a different salesperson (no longer there), and she was very good. No issues, in fact I would recommend her. I have had some contact with Vicki and found her busy,...
  11. My place is on the Park Ave side too. You will...

    My place is on the Park Ave side too. You will look across (wide) Park Ave at the Union League Club, which in my opinion is a fairly good looking building. It is a members club with about 60...
  12. Well I plunked my money down on one early in the...

    Well I plunked my money down on one early in the year, and I haven't seen anything which has made be nervous yet. I checked out the architect, developer, etc., and they are established companies. I...
  13. The building seems to be coming along well. IMHO...

    The building seems to be coming along well. IMHO it has turned out to be one of the better looking Park Avenue buildings in the area. The lobby looks close to completion. The lower level units have...
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