Tag Archives: Long Island real estate

Bitcoin and real estate transactions! (Video)

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Very few real estate transactions are currently funded through Bitcoin and a limited number of firms currently honor it as currency, but… As Bitcoin continues to gain the confidence of the marketplace as a viable and reliable form of money,  it seems destined to move closer to the mainstream of business! But first and potentially […]

Tips for negotiating the purchase your first new home!

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The purchase of a new home, particularly your first, can be a daunting and intimidating process! For most if not all of us the purchase of a home will represent the largest expenditure of money at one time that we have ever made by a factor of many times. In addition to the money spent, […]

Technology is the new normal whether you are buying or selling real estate!

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Technology has become a key component for buyers and sellers of real estate, particularly in the residential marketplace! For those of us who are old enough to remember the days of scouring the Sunday newspaper classifieds for the ‘homes for sale’ in towns we were interested in, and yet young enough to have seen the […]

Welcome to our new home!

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  Welcome to the new home of both the Hallmark Abstract Service website and The Hallmark Abstract Sentinel! If you would like to receive email notification whenever a new article is written please click on the Follow Tab in the bottom right-hand corner of the page to subscribe! Some recent articles include: The ultimate in […]

Blackstone Group, the largest owner of rental homes in the United States! (Infographic)

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Question: What happens to housing when these investor’s are no longer buying? ‘The Blackstone Group LP, the world’s largest private equity firm, became the largest owner of rental homes in the U.S., acquiring 41,000 homes in the past two years. In October, Blackstone offered the first-ever “rental-home-backed” security on Wall Street. The bond is backed […]

Wanted: A few good salespeople!

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Hallmark Abstract Service is currently in a growth phase and seeks qualified business development professionals who have what it takes to join our team! If working with a firm like ours sounds like it may be interesting to you: HAS was founded in 2008 at the height of the financial crisis to fill-in the gaps […]

Marketing, Foreclosures and Public Speaking!

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What do these three topics have in common? Not that much really but if you are in business and/or involved in the real estate market they all can have an impact on you in one way or another! Attorney’s and Website Marketing The first article is focused on law firms and the fact that while […]

Should your business blog? (Infographic)

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In other words is the extra work and small expense that’s involved creating and updating a blog going to provide your business with a return on investment (ROI) that will make the endeavor worthwhile? The fact of the matter is that simply by you being here reading this article it has in effect made The […]

Title Insurance: A General Tutorial!

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Why Title Insurance Is Vital For A Homebuyer! Today more than ever, consumers are reminded that in order to have peace of mind, they should purchase an owner’s title insurance policy whenever they buy a home. This is especially true when buying a property that has been foreclosed. Anyone who purchased an owner’s title insurance […]