The Top 5 Real Estate Schools in the Country

The Top 5 Real Estate Schools in the Country

As more people get into the real estate market, it’s important for an agent to have a basic knowledge of all areas. This includes zoning laws, an understanding of finances, insurance, mortgages, banking, and tax laws. For many people, this is a lot to learn and have a...
Lawmakers Finally Eases up on FIRPTA

Lawmakers Finally Eases up on FIRPTA

In 1980, Congress passed a law that sought to prevent foreign investors from buying US property. Known as the “Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act”, the act would force foreign investors to pay income tax if they were to sell their US property. Lawmakers...
Neighbor’s Rights

Neighbor’s Rights

There are lots of things to consider when you buy a new property. The views that a property provides are sometimes the deciding factor in a real estate purchase. One important thing to look out for is when a neighbor can block one of those views or legally use their...

The Secret Allure of Elite New York Real Estate

The Time Warner Center in New York is an important part of the state’s large real estate purchases. Over the past few years, some of the center’s most expensive condos have been bought by mysterious elite. One property with a price tag of $21.4 million was snatched up...