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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Real Estate

Three Towns, One Big, Warm Community: It’s ‘Tri-Town’

When embarking on a home search, what do you consider? The property, of course—how many bedrooms and bathrooms, size of the backyard and whether the house has a finished basement. Price range, sure. Town, definitely. But wait a minute—are you really sure the town matters? If you’re looking in the “Tri-Town area,” it might

Building Chavat Eitam

In September of 2018, a horrible tragedy occurred. Ari Fuld was murdered.

And thus began a project dear to his heart, the building of an educational farm in the ancient city of Eitam, a city originally built by Rechovam, king of Judah almost 3,000 years ago. For centuries, this

Bail Me Out!

Many borrowers need mortgage financing to help them improve their financial situation and net worth. Whether you’re an investor or own a primary residence, you may not fit into the typical underwriting sweet spot. What’s the sweet spot? The cohesive jelling of the big four—work history, income, credit score and liquidity. If

Maximize Settlements With United Claims Specialists

United Claims Specialists is a leading nationwide company specializing in managing insurance claims for both residential and commercial clients. Their team of specialists possess the experience and negotiating skills necessary to obtain the best settlement possible to compensate for damages to your home or business. The

How to Protect Your Most Valuable Asset

(BPT) If you’re like many Americans, your home may be your most valuable asset. That’s why it’s so important to protect it with homeowners insurance. Plus, it’s probably a requirement of your mortgage. Setting up your coverage the right way starts with understanding the major parts of a homeowners policy.

The Perfect Mortgage

Part of the many enjoyable aspects of doing what I do is that I get to meet so many pleasant people, and hear their fascinating stories. While most are looking for the same thing - “the best rates,” “the best options,” “the lowest cost,” – no two situations are truly identical. Interestingly, this week, I spoke with

CapitIL Real Estate Agency Hosts Buying-In-Israel Seminar

(Courtesy of CapitIL) On Thursday December 12, CapitIL Real Estate Agency, in conjunction with IsraTransfer, Olman Law, First Israel Mortgages and Israel Property Network, will be hosting a panel discussion for people who are thinking of buying property in Israel. The program will include a detailed explanation of the buying process as well

Sy Syms School of Business Offers New Master’s Degree in Real Estate

(Courtesy of Yeshiva University) Yeshiva University’s Sy Syms School of Business has added a new Master of Science in real estate to its graduate programs in accounting, taxation and business administration.

The 36-credit program will prepare students for the fast-paced world of real estate

Inspiration and Tips From the 2019 ‘Whole Home Concept House’

Tips and technology for a healthier, more livable home.

(BPT) Today’s home builders, designers and innovators are working to create interiors and living experiences that take into account consumer trends toward seeking a more healthful environment, inside and out. This year’s

Turn Your Home Into the Ultimate Staycation ‘Destination’

(StatePoint) While vacations sound like the best chance to unwind, planning a trip out of town -- and getting there – can sometimes be more hassle than it’s worth.

Here’s how to turn your home into a staycation “destination” that can be enjoyed any time you feel like it:

• Upgrade Bedding: Give your bedroom a five-star hotel-grade

How to Prevent Unnecessary Costs This Winter

(StatePoint) A drop in temperature and an increase in precipitation like rain, sleet or snow can make winter costly at home.

Between turning up your heat and spending money on ice melt, the last cost any homeowner wants to account for is burst pipes and the damage they can cause. It doesn’t

Six Ways to Turn Your Home Into a Natural Oasis

(BPT) As the year comes to an end, many people make resolutions to start the New Year strong. This might mean ramping up your workout routine, increasing your self-care regimen or finding time to de-stress.

The EPA reports we spend 90 percent of our time