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By David Bailey and Erika Bailey, "Creating Clients for Life" Cell # 631-589 3600
(The Mortgage Outlet NMLS # 36861)
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First Time Home Buyers in Merrick NY - Step by Step Guide Call David or Erika Bailey at 631-589-3600Licnesed Loan Originators at The Mortgage Outlet  # 1 Arrange DocumentsIt is important that you gather the following items in to a central location and keep updating the data on a monthly basis    ...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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The perfect home for my family on Long Island's south shore came with a list of must haves. For our purposes, an updated kitchen or baths, while a real bonus, were negotiable. Rather, it was location that was much more important. The perfect house had to be in walking distance from the train, Mai...
By David Bailey and Erika Bailey, "Creating Clients for Life" Cell # 631-589 3600
(The Mortgage Outlet NMLS # 36861)
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4 Questions Every First Time Home Buyer in Merrick NY Should Ask  This is the biggest decision you will ever make being a First Time Home Buyer in Merrick NY can be very confusing.  Hopefully this article will help clarify the process and help you make the right decision.     1) What is a Mortgag...
By David Bailey and Erika Bailey, "Creating Clients for Life" Cell # 631-589 3600
(The Mortgage Outlet NMLS # 36861)
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Step by Step Guide for First Time Home Buyers in Merrick NY  # 1 Arrange DocumentsIt is important that you gather the following items in to a central location and keep updating the data on a monthly basis         Last 2 years for tax returns or 1040’s with all schedules         Last 2 years W-2’s...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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Merrick is a South Shore Hamlet in the Town of Hempstead, Nassau County New York in Zip Code 11566.  Let's Spotlight the area within the Merrick School District #25, in the Town of Hempstead. Merrick has a variety of architectural styles including Colonials, Split-Levels, Hi-Ranches, Tudors, Cap...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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Recently, I received a Zillow testimonial from a past client. Good news.It was hastily typed into a cell phone and reads like one long, run-on sentence. Bad news.Instead of the period (.) my client meant to insert, an "n" two keys over was hit in error. This completely changed the meaning of the ...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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As an overworked adult, it may feel "normal" to you to be tired and stressed all the time. Like me, you may not even remember to miss what it is you are lacking. Pure, unadulturated joy is the most wonderful gift you will ever receive but it can be fleeting and scarce after the early years. When ...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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In response to all the homeowners who routinely overprice their homes, refusing to give weight to carefully prepared market reports and hoping to be paid extra for all the good times that transpired between their four walls, I say this: As you already know or may have heard, moving is one of the ...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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$495,000, 3Bd/2Ba Single Family House, 1523 sqft.    Jill Sackler | Charles Rutenberg Realty | 516-395-8376jillasackler@gmail.com | 30 Linden Ln, Merrick, NY 11566 Merrick Old Lindenmere Estate 3Bd/2Ba Single Family House   $495,000 Year Built 1952 Sq Footage 1523 sqft. Bedrooms 3 Beds Bathrooms...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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Give millenials what they want Move in readyTurnkeyDrop your bagsBring your toothbrushInsert favorite HGTV catchphrase here _____________________________ If you're looking to sell quickly - just give buyers what they want!  Back in the day (that's right, I went there), expectations were lower. Th...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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An absolute must see!Merrick has it all.   The New York Times ran an article on June 24, 2015.Newsday ran an article on July 24th, 2015.My favorite quote from the NYT article states, (buyers Kopelowitz) "hoped to buy on the North Shore, but were turned off by the drive from Manhattan to Port Wash...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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 Buyers tend to come to Merrick as young, married couples and stay a lifetime! They put down roots, start a family and become a vital part of the community. When their children grow up, they may leave temporarily to attend school and pursue job opportunities but, more often than not,  once they  ...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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As a real estate agent, I often anticipate a buyer's request to limit the home search to those properties found within the boundaries of the #1 school district. Naturally, as I'm lining up houses to show, I respect that wish.      Even with heresy at risk, I can't help but wonder why that obsessi...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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A referral from Dagny Eason of Wilton CT led to another Nassau County Home Sold by Lawrence & Sheila Agranoff.  The couple she referred to us wanted a nice area with easy access to The Long Island Railroad commute into New York City. Merrick Long Island was a great choice. The house we found for ...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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A home inspector is there to help to you learn about the property that is under consideration. The inspection may reveal flaws that weren't readily visible when you were first touring the home. After an inspection, a re-negotiation may be in order. However, the same carpet stain that was there on...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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In addition to the popular "Do Not Call" program, we can now add "Do Not Knock."   This recent Newsday article explains it fully.   My initial reaction is disappointment that it doesn't pertain to everyone.  If anti-disturbance rules are going to exist, they should exist across the board.Non-prof...
By Richard and Beth Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940 www.longislandcashhomebuyer.com)
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"Love It" Merrick New York - Newly Listed 4 Bedroom Cape Click Here To View This "Love It" Cape In Detail Click Here To View Homes Currently Available For Sale In Merrick Under $400,000.00       If you have any questions about this property you will want to contact Mark Cohen  the manager of RE/...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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Opportunity Knocks for Young Buyers Does it surprise you to hear that Zillow's PR department looks to ActiveRain for the most accurate real estate information and buyers and sellers to connect with? Probably not. Practically anyone in need of something real estate-related starts their search with...
By Jill Sackler, Long Island's South Shore Real Estate Agent
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. "Said and Done!")
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The name of the real estate game is to Get In and Get Out of the market as quickly as you can. When a topic is summarized this well, there just isn't any need to rewrite it. Just in time for the upcoming Spring selling season, solid, relevant advice to all home sellers who would be wise to heed t...

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