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The Perfect Five and a Half Hour Closing

We are used to a world where everything is quick and easy. Closings do not have to be quick or easy to be smooth and effective.

I recently headed a closing for a client who had 3 loans on 3 different properties. Each loan was with a separate bank. We consolidated the three mortgages into . . . → Read More: The Perfect Five and a Half Hour Closing

Buyers Beware!

New federal mortgage regulations make a savvy lawyer your best friend “Read more…”


Brooklyn has opulence...

With more space come higher cost as a combination of townhouses in Brooklyn Heights, into a lavish private mansion, compares to Manhattan pricing. “Read more…”

They didn’t stay together but they each stayed in Brooklyn!

Even celebrities move on from their relationships but two famous writers work at keeping their lives in Park Slope and Boerum Hill, no matter what the cost.



Brooklyn is the new… Brooklyn!


Real Estate in this Borough is booming and stable. A smart investment and great place to live.

Yuppies in a Box

How many yuppies can you fit in a box?  Read more…

The Mayor Looks at Real Estate

The first year grades are in, how did Bill do in the real estate part of the test?

Move over Paris, here comes Brooklyn!

Beards, bike shops and vegan cafes, whose Brooklyn is this? http://bit.ly/1taDcsr

The sky’s the limit in Brooklyn

Low inventory sparks price rise in Brooklyn, read more…

Tips for first time buyers

As a real estate attorney focusing on residential purchases in the brownstone Brooklyn neighborhoods of Park Slope, Bedford Stuyvesant, Bushwick and Ft. Greene; I often represent first time buyers. The market is still hot, and it can be difficult to compete with other buyers when sellers rule the roost and the entire process of purchasing . . . → Read More: Tips for first time buyers