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By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
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President Bush's plan to relieve mortgage debt could be a boon to NYC co-ops. The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 will allow co-ops to raise rents for their retail tenants, which could bring in more money to pay for staffs, and capital improvements and can lead to reduced monthly mai...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Well, I did it....and I had a BLAST!  In case you're wondering what I'm talking about, I was due to read a blog post for a Radio Station at Fordham University....Activerain Hits the RADIO! A True Activerain SUCCESS STORY! by Feng Shui Long Island  The show is about Interior Design and they will h...

By Rudy Bachraty
(Director, Communications & Partner Strategies, WellcomeMat)
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Because as far as I know, he is the first real estate blogger in New York City to do it in such detail. Chances are, you can be the first to do it in your city or town too. James Hathaway and the New York Condo Blog team put together a list of the Top 100 Condos in New York City. This is a great ...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Quite often I am asked just how long will it take for Feng Shui to start working...in other words, when will they see changes?  I tell them it's impossible to tell.  We were always taught the art of using Feng Shui in your space is a PROCESS and for some people, it can literally change the Energy...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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There are many things we could look at from a negative perspective in Feng Shui.  Or we can use INTENTION and some Western Methods to help correct our spaces.  What to do when a client does not want to put ANY money into a space?  We do the best we can and work with it.These particular clients li...

By Anthony Carollo
(Carollo Real Estate Inc.)
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According to a recent article Home Prices Start to Dip, Recalling '90s Slump on NYTimes.com all the talk of the housing slump and downward real estate market seemed foreign to most homeowners, considering that the value of real estate has increased exponentially in value in recent years.  For exa...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Feng Shui in New York City @ Historic Tudor CityAs well as I think I know New York City and much of Manhattan, I don't know how I've missed this beautiful, historic place.  I'd likely not have seen it, either, had I not been called to Feng Shui a New York City Apartment.  I was fortunate to get t...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
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Manhattan neighborhood index for folks relocating to Manhattan. The Upper East Side: The Upper East Side has been considered Manhattan's most prestigious residential neighborhood covering the East of Central Park to the East River, and from 59th Street at its southern boundary to 96th Street at i...

By Anthony Carollo
(Carollo Real Estate Inc.)
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According to an interesting article posted on NYTimes.com Real Estate Section: Co-ops Reap Unexpected Bonanza a law changed last month means change for commercial tenants.  According to this law change cooperative buildings are now allowed to increase the rent they charge their commercial tenants...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Feng Shui A New York City Apartment (Manhattan Feng Shui)I love the challenge of recreating a room...or an office...or a corporation.  But employing Feng Shui Principles into a very small space can be a challenge at times.  We don't want to ask our clients to spend much money, we seek to work wit...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
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Back in July I wrote a post  Say No to DRUGS store chains, after discovering that 4 of my long-time neighborhood mom and pop retailers were being forced out of business to make way for a mega-Walgreens store. I expressed my opinion that another Walgreens was not wanted on the Upper West side of M...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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All Parks, to me, have their own bit of magic.  Some are quiet and offer solitude for thinking through things to find a solution, to just stroll and think of nothing or to clear my head.  They seem to give me a fresh start, a different perspective, new insights that I don't find anywhere else.  O...

By Sal Poliandro - NJ Bergen County Realtor, Short Sale Specialist - CDPE, SRES, SFR, IRES
(RE/MAX Properties)
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Yesterday kicked off the Winter 2008 New York City Restaurant Week.  This 10 day event is a must-attend for everyone that appreciates great food in the best city in the world, NYC.  From January 21st thru the 25th and again from January 28th thru February 1st, participating restaurants will offer...

By Ross Ellis
(Halstead Property, LLC)
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Cooperative This type of home ownership, is when one owns shares of stock in a corporation that owns the building. These shares are considered "personal property" similar any other shares of stock. For tax purposes, the IRS has recognized this form of ownership and under normal circumstances any ...
    NYC Restaurant Week Winter 2008.Jan 21-25 | Jan 28-Feb 1Three-Course Prix-Fixe Dining.Lunch $24.07 | Dinner $35.00Beverages, gratuities and taxes are not included. With so many global buyers coming to Manhattan to purchase apartments, it's a great time to enjoy a Manhattan ritual and particip...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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If you live in New York City, Long Island, Queens, Brooklyn or Westchester County or plan on visiting there during the following dates, you are in luck.  Many of Manhattan's finest restaurants participate in a once yearly Event called Restaurant Week.  The menu during this special time is usually...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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NEW YORK CITY.  You either love it or you hate it.  I recall many years ago as one after another neighbor starting leaving my old block when growing up in Wantagh, Long Island.  They'd had it with the ever escalating prices and taxes and the winters were just too difficult.  Most went South, to w...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Something's Coming; I don't know WHAT it is but it's gonna be GREAT!  Some of my favorite lines to a favorite musical is what comes to mind today.  I woke up this morning with absolute joy in my heart but don't know or recognize the source.  In sharp contrast to the weather today, which on Long I...

By Ross Ellis
(Halstead Property, LLC)
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Happy New Year to all!One of the best places to ring in the New Year is New York's Times Square. And this year marked the 100th New Year's Eve ball drop in Times Square complete with a dazzling display of new environmentally-friendly lights.Below is close up shot of the crystal ballConsidered to ...
With the rest of the country in a real estate slump, that's hardly the case for Manhattan.Between October and December, 2007 a great deal of money was spent on very expensive apartments in Manhattan. The average price of a Manhattan apartment rose to a record $1.43 million, a heavy 34% increase f...

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