Tag Archives: Long Island real estate

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 […]

Why insist on a national title insurance underwriter for your real estate transaction?

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Why should a buyer of commercial or residential real estate, or an owner refinancing an existing mortgage, insist that the title insurance underwriter that’s used for their transaction be national in scope? Let me answer that question by referencing the first job that I had out of business school as a municipal bond analyst for […]

Are you selling a residential or commercial property in New York?

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That means you will likely be in the market to buy a new one! Unless you are selling your residential or commercial property in order to pul-up stakes and move to a completely new location, chances are good that you will simultaneously be looking to purchase another piece of real estate. Hallmark Abstract Service would […]

A guide to perfecting networking techniques!

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As part of our continuing effort at Hallmark Abstract Service to provide our clients and friends with what we believe to be useful information, this article examines ways to master effective networking. It’s been discussed here before that, no matter what business we happen to be in, we’re constantly networking in order to grow. But, […]

Why is New York City ‘For Sale’ inventory so low?

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Real estate supply and demand! As an economics major with an MBA in Finance, the basic economic theory of supply and demand tells me that as buyers find less Manhattan real estate inventory to bid on which has effectively pushed prices up, that more sellers should enter the market once again increasing the supply as […]