Elegran Edge
The Real Estate Blog

What is Elegran Edge? It’s the blog where we bring together the biggest and best stories from our neighborhood blogs and agent blogs. If it’s happening in Manhattan real estate, you can find it here.

Articles about "First Time Apartment Buyers"

  • When is the best time of the year to buy or sell in New York City? By Sarah Cusack | November 12, 2020

    Normally if you were looking to buy or sell an apartment in New York City the time to do so would have been in the spring or fall. But this has not been a normal year and the pandemic has made ripples across the real estate market. New York City had to go into a shut down during the spring which cau

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  • Top 5 Reasons You Need a Real Estate Agent By Sarah Cusack | November 03, 2020

    The process of buying a home is exciting but it also can be overwhelming if you try to go through the process alone. Having a buyer’s agent can help you not only find a home faster, but also make the process more enjoyable. Not convinced that working with an agent is in your best interest? Find out

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  • Elegran Open Houses You Need to Visit this Weekend By Sarah Cusack | October 30, 2020

    If you are looking to move into the city, Elegran has some fantastic properties to offer. From two bedroom condominiums to high rise studio apartments, Elegran has something for every buyer. Come by any of our three open houses through Oct. 31 - Nov. 1 to learn more about these properties.

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  • What New Yorkers Are Looking For in their New Home By Kristina Kennedy-Aguero | October 19, 2020

    The Coronavirus has brought about many changes and one of these is what people want from their home. For obvious reasons people are now much more conscious of the proximity of others and are looking to have more space of their own.Smaller buildings, such as townhouses, are the most sought-after at t

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  • The Real Estate Market Turns A Corner By Jared Antin | October 13, 2020

    If you are following the New York City real estate market as closely as we are you might have seen The New York Times piece “New York Real Estate Is On the Mend”, one of the first positive articles about NYC Real Estate we’ve seen in many months. If you rely solely on the data to navigate the market

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  • ELEGRAN EXCLUSIVE LUXURY LISTINGS: OCTOBER 2020 By Sherley Garcia | October 09, 2020

    What luxury listings are Elegran agents representing in NYC this month?

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  • Elegran Manhattan Market Update: October 2020 By Jared Antin | October 07, 2020

    September kicked off a busy fall season with an influx of post-Labor Day new listings and robust sales transactions. The Manhattan sales market continues to be driven by local buyers with coop contract activity significantly higher than condo contract activity and 78% of the contract volume under $2M.

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  • Navigating affordable home opportunities in New York By Dr. Van Krishnamoorthy | October 05, 2020

    Although house prices in New York are above the national average, there are still opportunities to find affordable home opportunities in New York.

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  • Apartment Buying Simplified: A Quick Run-Down of Mortgage Loan Essentials By Gretchen Chapman | March 09, 2016

    Before marching into a bank, streamline the apartment buying process by knowing your mortgage options.

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  • Elegran's Buyer's Guide By Zack Stein | August 10, 2011

    Thinking of buying a Manhattan apartment? Check out our Buyer's Guide, and learn the ins-and-outs of New York City’s growing buyer's market.

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